North Country Events

Dec 31, 2015

CALENDAR OF EVENTS: The newsletter typically announces events in the next week. The calendar shows you events in the coming months.

FIRST NIGHT ST. JOHNSBURY
Thursday December 31 4:00 PM - Midnight. Fifty six different shows put on by well over 200 artists in 111 performances at 20 venues. All of it taking place in just eight hours. A full price admission on December 31, at the First Night Booth in front of Courthouse Park or at Catamount Arts is only $20 for adults and $13 for students. And preschoolers are always free. For schedule details, visit http://www.firstnightstj.com/schedule.html

CONTRA DANCE, PEACHAM, VT
Friday Januar 1 7:00 - 10:00 PM Peacham Town Gym, 79 Church Street in Peacham Village. Music by the PARSNIPS with calling by Chip Hedler. Musicians are welcome to  join in. Beginners welcome, all dances taught, donations of intermission refreshments are welcome. For more information, contact Frank Miller at frank.miller@charter.net.

WEEKEND PROGRAMS AT THE HIGHLAND CENTER, BRETTON WOODS
Saturday and Sunday January 2 & 3, The Highland Center, Route 302, a few miles south of the Mount Washington Resort. Programs include guided hikes, talks and movies. For details, visit http://files.ctctcdn.com/bd8708c6001/df09debb-f960-41b6-b651-4cff5bb4541d.pdf

NORTH COUNTRY CHORUS MADRIGAL DINNER, MONROE
Friday & Saturday January 22 & 23 6:00 PM and Sunday January 24 4:00 PM, Monroe Town Hall. “The Return of the Admiral” continues the adventures of Christopher Columbus as he returns to Spain from the New World, he is depressed and poor, been stripped of his title and pension, his mistress is cold and unsympathetic, his attorney cousin is inept. He is sent on another voyage and returns with a special surprise for the royals. An evening of music, mirth, magic, dance and feasting. Under the direction of Alan Rowe, written by Woody Starkweather, directed by Bill Vinton. Tickets $30 adults, buy online at tickets.catamountarts.org. 

CASINO NIGHT BENEFITS BOYS & GIRLS CLUB OF THE NORTH COUNTRY, LISBON
Saturday January 23 6:00 - 10:00 PM At the club, 2572 Route 302. Buffet dinner, prizes, music, dancing, cash bar. Sponsorshit opportunities available. Prize donations welcome - contact Eric for more information at 603 838 5954 or Eric@BGCNorthCountry.org.