We have some suggestions for how to spend your Sunday, November 2, 2013.
Do you dread helping your kids with homework, especially the tough subjects where you may not remember everything?
We've got some Homework Help - It's for first through eighth graders. They can get help with their reading, math and science assignments from Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Science students. That's from 2-6 p.m. at the Fletcher Free Library.
The Brattleboro Film Festival has an eclectic mix of 30 films, speakers and discussions. It celebrates independent filmmakers and production at the Latchis Hotel & Theater.
MEET THE AUTHOR
Book lovers can join Archer Mayor at the Stone Church in Chester - He's the Vermont author of the New York Times best-selling Joe Gunther mystery series. That's at 2 p.m. at the Stone Church.
Wind down the fall season at the Apres Foliage Fest this evening with wonderful local food, wine tastings and live music. Presented by the Davies Memorial Library, the event also hosts a silent auction. 3 p.m.-6 p.m. $30
Get a little taste of your neighbor's kitchen this afternoon at the Harvest Swap pantry party in Greensboro. Celebrate and swap homegrown edibles with other members of the community. 2 p.m. -- 4 p.m. at Lakeview Union School
WIZARD OF OZ
Enjoy the final performance of ‘The Wizard of Oz' tonight at the Town Hall Theater in Woodstock. Accompanied by a 14-piece orchestra and presented by the Pentangle Players, the performance celebrates the 75th anniversary of the film. 7:30pm, $12-22
Bring the kids to the Montshire Museum of Science this afternoon for fun and educational activities through the Science Hands-On Activities program. Build a glider that flies, compare plant and animal cells, and much more. 11 a.m. -- 3:30 p.m, Programs free with museum admission, $14 for adults, $11 for children 2–17, free for members and children under 2 years of age
Monday, December 9 2013 11:12 PM EST2013-12-10 04:12:04 GMT
An equipment fire kept crews busy in Middlebury Monday. About 30 firefighters responded to a blaze at the Champlain Valley Equipment facility on Exchange Street. The Middlebury fire chief says there'sMore >>
An equipment fire kept crews busy in Middlebury Monday. More >>
Monday, December 9 2013 10:29 PM EST2013-12-10 03:29:07 GMT
Police say a woman walked out of the WalMart in Williston with two stolen computers Monday.The suspect was caught on surveillance cameras. The HP Pavilion computers are worth more than $1,000. If youMore >>
Police say a woman walked out of the Wal Mart in Williston with two stolen computers Monday.More >>
Monday, December 9 2013 10:26 PM EST2013-12-10 03:26:26 GMT
South Burlington is using a grant to tackle the slew of vacant properties near the airport.The city will use $17,000 for community outreach and research to make a plan for the homes. They were purchasedMore >>
South Burlington is using a grant to tackle the slew of vacant properties near the airport.More >>
Monday, December 9 2013 8:51 PM EST2013-12-10 01:51:48 GMT
When it comes to education, teachers say they know what it takes to motivate students, and also what doesn't work -- including standardized testing, cookie cutter curriculums and what NEA President MarthaMore >>
The Vermont NEA unveiled its "Agenda for Student Success" proposal Monday, and it points to a new computer education program at one high school as the type of learning kids need.More >>
Monday, December 9 2013 8:43 PM EST2013-12-10 01:43:09 GMT
"We are trying to create a few new affordable housing units so that people have a chance to move beyond shelter and regain their independence," said Rita Markley, Executive Director of the Committee onMore >>
COTS reaching out to Old North End neighbors in the development of new affordable housing and a daystation.More >>
Monday, December 9 2013 8:32 PM EST2013-12-10 01:32:17 GMT
"It's nothing you ever expect to ever happen to you," said Linda Zeno.Zeno and her husband, Steve, have lived in their South Burlington home for three decades and always felt safe. Until an early morningMore >>
A South Burlington couple came face to face with an intruder lurking in their bedroom, and now they're demanding stiffer sentences for repeat offenders.More >>
Monday, December 9 2013 8:24 PM EST2013-12-10 01:24:58 GMT
An Enfield, New Hampshire man is dead. And a Killington driver has been charged in connection with the death. It happened Saturday night on the Killington Road. Police say 26-year-old Kyle Wilson wentMore >>
A Vermont man admits being behind the wheel during a fatal accident in Killington but denies wrong-doing.More >>
Monday, December 9 2013 8:20 PM EST2013-12-10 01:20:44 GMT
Icy conditions may have contributed to a fatal accident Monday morning in Burlington involving a school bus and a car.It happened on the beltline just south of the intersection of Plattsburgh Avenue. PoliceMore >>
A trip to school turned tragic after a car collided with a bus. The driver of the car died and one of the students saw it happen.More >>