Seven Days Events - | Words | Calendar
Tracy K. Smith ,

Tracy K. Smith

Wed., Feb. 27, 7 p.m. at 101 Broad St.

Read more...

stuff to do

Showing results for:

Start over
  • 24 total results

    Burlington Women's Poetry Group

    Tools

    First Sunday of every month, 3 p.m.

    Female writers seek feedback from fellow rhyme-and-meter mavens. Email for details. at Private residence in Burlington (map). Free.

    Fiction Craft Workshop

    Tools

    Sat., Feb. 23, 2 p.m.

    Burlington Writers Workshop members examine particular tools that are central to the art of writing. at 110 Main St., Suite 3C in Burlington (map). Free; preregister at meetup.com; limited space.

    Fiction Workshop

    Tools

    Wed., Feb. 27, 6:30 p.m.

    Readers focus on elements of the craft when responding to work by Burlington Writers Workshop members. at 110 Main St., Suite 3C in Burlington (map). Free; preregister at meetup.com; limited space.

    Wine & Story Open Mic

    Tools

    Third Tuesday of every month, 7:30 p.m. Continues through Nov. 19

    Prompts inspire first-person narratives told to a live audience. at Shelburne Vineyard in Shelburne. Chittenden County (map). $5.

    'Feminist Journeys: The Personal and the Political'

    Tools

    Thu., Feb. 28, 4:30 p.m.

    Former state legislator Kesha Ram moderates a discussion with Gov. Madeleine May Kunin and associate professor of gender, sexuality and women's studies Felicia Kornbluh. Readings and book signings are also on the agenda. at Memorial Lounge, Waterman Building, University of Vermont in Burlington (map). Free.

    Search for Meaning Adult Discussion Group

    Tools

    Tue., Feb. 26, 7:30 p.m.

    Readers reflect on Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind by Yuval Noah Harari. at Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Plattsburgh in Plattsburgh. Outside Vermont (map). Free.

    SoundCheck

    SoundCheck

    Tools

    Thu., March 21, 6-8 p.m. and Thu., April 18, 6-8 p.m.

    Slam poet Rajnii Eddins leads teen wordsmiths in a writing workshop followed by an open mic. Pizza fuels the fun. at BCA Center in Burlington (map). Free.

    Poetry Workshop Series: What if You Could Only Say Things Once?

    Tools

    Sat., March 2, 10 a.m.-12 p.m.

    Writer Laurie McMillan offers guidance on selecting words, lines and rhythm during a five-week course. at Kellogg-Hubbard Library in Montpelier. Barre/Montpelier (map). Free.

    Extempo

    Tools

    Fri., March 1, 8-10 p.m.

    Local raconteurs tell first-person true stories before a live audience. at Dog River Brewery in Berlin. Barre/Montpelier (map). $5.

    Storytelling VT

    Tools

    First Tuesday of every month, 7:30-9 p.m.

    Locals tell true tales before a live audience. at Light Club Lamp Shop in Burlington (map). Free.

    Faith Examined

    Tools

    Tue., Feb. 26, 10:15-11:30 a.m.

    A faith-based discussion of the testimonial collection Coming Out in Faith: Voices of LGBTQ Unitarian Universalists focuses on the church's role in embracing the LGBTQ community. at Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Plattsburgh in Plattsburgh. Outside Vermont (map). Free.

    Writer's Block

    Tools

    Fridays, 10-11:30 a.m.

    Scribes bring essays, short stories, one-act plays and poems to be critiqued by a supportive audience. at Barre Area Senior Center in Barre. Barre/Montpelier (map). Free; preregister.

    'Dare and Truth: Stories Directed by the Audience'

    Tools

    Thu., Feb. 28, 7:30 p.m.

    In a unique twist on first-person storytelling, this series allows audience members to suggest the theme. at FlynnSpace in Burlington (map). $12.

    Writing Circle

    Tools

    Wednesdays, 4-5 p.m.

    Words pour out when participants explore creative expression in a low-pressure environment. at The Pathways Vermont Community Center in Burlington (map). Free.

    Painted Word Poetry Series

    Tools

    Wed., Feb. 27, 6 p.m.

    Stephanie Burt, author of eight published books including the collection Advice From the Lights, showcases original work. at Fleming Museum of Art, University of Vermont in Burlington (map). Regular admission; $3-10; free for members, faculty, staff, students and kids 6 and under.
    Showing 1-15 of 24 total results in this search.

    Popular Events

    • Wintervale @ Intervale Center

      • Sun., Feb. 24, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Free; preregister to compete in chili cook-off.
    • Winter Renaissance Faire @ Champlain Valley Exposition

      • Sat., Feb. 23, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. and Sun., Feb. 24, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. $5-15; free for kids under 6.
    • Boogát, DJ Bacon @ Club Metronome

      • Sat., Feb. 23, 9 p.m. $6/8
    • Nixmotion @ Hilton Burlington

      • Sat., Feb. 23, 10 a.m. and Sun., Feb. 24, 10 a.m. $40-195.
    • August Burns @ Festival Gallery at Valley Arts

      • Through March 2

    Keep up with us Seven Days a week!

    Sign up for our fun and informative
    newsletters:

    All content © 2019 Da Capo Publishing, Inc. 255 So. Champlain St. Ste. 5, Burlington, VT 05401
    Website powered by Foundation