Events for April 13, 2019
Events for April 13, 2019
One event on April 13, 2019 at 8:00am
One event on April 27, 2019 at 8:00am
One event on May 11, 2019 at 8:00am
One event on May 25, 2019 at 8:00am
One event on June 15, 2019 at 8:00am
One event on July 13, 2019 at 8:00am
One event on August 17, 2019 at 8:00am
One event on September 21, 2019 at 8:00am
One event on October 12, 2019 at 8:00am
One event on November 16, 2019 at 8:00am
One event on December 7, 2019 at 8:00am
The Vermont Bird and Sky Watch and local birders meet to conduct a survey of the wild birds present on the grounds of Hildene. For more information, please contact Randy Schmidt at 802. 362.2270 or at firstname.lastname@example.org. Meet in the Welcome Center parking lot, 8:00am, Free.
Join us on Saturday, April 13th at 3:00 p.m. at Northshire Bookstore for a trio of children's authors: Jo Knowles--Young Adult author, William Alexander--Middle Reader author, and Linda Urban--Picture Book author. Where the Heart Is by Jo Knowles - Ages 10-14, Grades 5-9 "In this bittersweet coming-of-age novel rooted in some of the author’s own experiences, Knowles (Still a Work in Progress) paints a down-to-earth picture of an adolescent girl who is saddled with too many responsibilities. Rachel’s anger and frustration over not being able to control her situation is as vividly expressed as her growing maturity and courage."—Publishers Weekly A Festival of Ghosts by William Alexander - Ages 8-12, Grades 3-7 “Witty dialogue and interesting characters make this second installment an engaging pick, though readers should start with the first book. VERDICT Readers looking to continue with the adventures of Rosa and Jasper will be delighted with new supernatural dilemmas and dark twists.”—School Library Journal Mabel and Sam at Home by Linda Urban, Illustrated by Hadley Hooper - Ages 5-8, Grades K-3 This playful and endearing book celebrates imaginative play as Mable and Sam move into a new house and make it their own. They sail the high seas....
Join us on Saturday, April 13th at 6:00 p.m. as Susan Piver reads and discusses her book Start Here Now: An Open-Hearted Guide to the Path and Practice of Meditation. If you want to meditate but have no idea where to begin, this concise, jargon-free guide by best-selling author and Buddhist teacher Susan Piver will help you learn what Buddhist meditation is—and isn't—with advice on how to start a meditation practice. "Reading this book is like sitting down with your most brilliant, clever, fun friend and having them explain the vast world of meditation to you in a way that you can clearly understand. This isn't just a how-to book; this is a how to apply meditation to your life book. If you think you are the one person who could never meditate, read this book and it will prove you wrong."—Lodro Rinzler, author of The Buddha Walks into a Bar Susan Piver is an author, meditation instructor, and founder of the virtual mindfulness community, the Open Heart Project. She has taught thousands of people how to meditate. Her books include How Not to Be Afraid of Your Own Life, The Wisdom of a Broken Heart, and the New York....
Taconic Music presents an evening with THE BEATLES! Strawberry Fields Forever, Eleanor Rigby, Yesterday, A Day In the Life, Love Me Do, All You Need is Love and much more! Performed by Beatles tribute band Across the Pond, led by Jonathan Newell, a string quartet of electric instruments (Joana Genova, Heather Braun, Ariel Rudiakov and Liam Veuve), and dancers from New York’s Chevalier Ballet. Plus special surprise guests... a little audience participation, and complimentary beer, wine and seltzer. Tickets available at taconicmusic.org, by calling 802-362-7162, at the Northshire Bookstore in Manchester, and at the door.