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    Pie & Ice Cream Social

    Pie & Ice Cream Social

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    Sun., Aug. 18, 1-4 p.m.

    Museum supporters indulge in slices of summer's sweetest treat, served à la mode. at Rokeby Museum in Ferrisburgh. Middlebury Area (map). $5; free with museum admission, $8-10; free for kids under 5.

    Lisa Myers

    Lisa Myers

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    Through Aug. 23

    "Seriality," mixed-media pieces based on old photographs of the artist’s grandmother and her siblings. at Studio Place Arts in Barre. Barre/Montpelier (map).

    'Kindreds: Tangible and Ineffable'

    'Kindreds: Tangible and Ineffable'

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    Through Aug. 24

    Paintings by Kate Emlen and ceramic works by Amanda Nichols. at The Garage Cultural Center in Montpelier. Barre/Montpelier (map).

    'Mind's Eye

    'Mind's Eye

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    Through Aug. 24

    Artwork by Randee Leightcap and Meri Stiles that explores emotional responses to the natural and social worlds. at Northeast Kingdom Artisans Guild Backroom Gallery in St. Johnsbury. Northeast Kingdom (map).

    'Composing Form'

    'Composing Form'

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    Through Aug. 24

    A group exhibition of contemporary sculptors working in ceramics, highlighting figurative and abstract work that references human history, intervention and experience. Curated by Rachel Moore. at Helen Day Art Center in Stowe. Stowe/Smuggs (map).

    Lake Champlain Chamber Music Festival

    Lake Champlain Chamber Music Festival

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    Through Aug. 25

    The theme of “Groundbreakers” is a guiding force behind the 11th annual Lake Champlain Chamber Music Festival. Nine days of programming spotlight trailblazing composers from the last 500 years — from Ludwig van Beethoven to Igor Stravinsky to John Cage — who challenged the conventions of their day. Talks, concerts, master classes and a children’s workshop engage classical music lovers and foster what festival artistic directors Gloria Chien and Soovin Kim describe as “a fresh appreciation for the specific ways each of these geniuses changed the world for future generations!” at Various Chittenden County locations in Burlington (map). $225 for grand festival pass; prices vary for individual events.

    Harold Weston

    Harold Weston

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    Through Aug. 25

    Works by the modernist painter and social activist (1894-1972) dubbed "the Thoreau of the Adirondacks." at Pizzagalli Center for Art and Education, Shelburne Museum in Shelburne. Chittenden County (map).

    'Art of Water '

    'Art of Water '

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    Through Aug. 27

    An all-member, all-mediums art exhibit, part of the Guild's 20th anniversary celebration honoring planet Earth. at Brandon Artists Guild in Brandon. Rutland/Killington (map).

    Carol Hochreiter

    Carol Hochreiter

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    Through Aug. 30

    "Journey," paintings in mixed media by the local artist. at Strand Main Gallery in Plattsburgh. Outside Vermont (map).

    James Vogler

    James Vogler

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    Through Aug. 31

    Abstract oil paintings by the Vermont artist. at Gallery at One Main in Burlington (map).

    Andrew Marks

    Andrew Marks

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    Through Aug. 31

    Born in New York City, Andrew Marks graduated from Middlebury College in 1966, but the education didn’t exactly prepare him for a vocation. After running through a series of varied part-time jobs, he met a working artist and it essentially changed his life. Long a pipe aficionado, Marks returned to Vermont and set about carving, from a stash of briar burl, beautiful and sophisticated smoking pipes — for 40 years. His reputation for these carefully crafted items is international. But eventually Marks began to pursue additional artistic outlets; the Henry Sheldon Museum in Middlebury is now exhibiting a selection of his “fantasy creatures.” Also made from burl, and mounted on stone, the small animals were inspired by the fetish carvings of the Zuni tribe, who believe that all things are imbued with spirit. at Henry Sheldon Museum of Vermont History in Middlebury. Middlebury Area (map).

    Rory Jackson

    Rory Jackson

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    Through Aug. 31

    Lots of Vermonters have a summer camp by a lake, and plenty of flatlanders have second homes in Vermont. But local artist Rory Jackson spends his non-Vermont time in a more unexpected locale: Ghana. Specifically, the peninsula known as Cape Three Points. Whether surrounded by Addison County farmland or West African beaches, Jackson feels at home. at Edgewater Gallery on the Green in Middlebury. Middlebury Area (map).

    Corliss Griffith & Maryellen Sullivan

    Corliss Griffith & Maryellen Sullivan

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    Through Aug. 31

    Oil paintings of Vermont scenes, and abstract photographs of a recent trip to Europe, respectively. at Waterbury Public Library in Waterbury. Mad River Valley/Waterbury (map).

    Penny Billings

    Penny Billings

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    Through Aug. 31

    "Light and the Tonalist Landscape," contemporary realist paintings. at Edgewater Gallery at Middlebury Falls in Middlebury. Middlebury Area (map).

    Jacob Hessler

    Jacob Hessler

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    Through Aug. 31

    "Rising Times," contemporary fine art photography focused on the effects of climate change on coastal communities. at Soapbox Arts in Burlington (map).
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    • 'Millennium Actress' @ Palace 9 Cinemas

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