1619: Arrival of the First Africans Traveling Exhibit from the Hampton History Museum

The Vermont Racial Justice Alliance and Fletcher Free Library presents the 1619: Arrival of the First Africans Traveling Exhibit from the Hampton History Museum (VA).  Drawing on the latest research, this exhibit tells the story of the Africans' home in Angola, how they came to be enslaved aboard a Spanish slave ship San Juan Bautista, the terrible 10,000 nautical mile voyage that brought them to Virginia, and their lives on the farms and plantations in the new colony. 

 

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Repeats every day until Sat Dec 14 2019 except Sun Dec 08 2019, Tue Dec 10 2019, Wed Dec 11 2019.
Saturday, December 7, 2019 - 10:00am - 6:00pm
Monday, December 9, 2019 - 10:00am - 6:00pm
Thursday, December 12, 2019 - 10:00am - 6:00pm
Friday, December 13, 2019 - 10:00am - 6:00pm
Saturday, December 14, 2019 - 10:00am - 6:00pm

1619: Arrival of the First Africans Traveling Exhibit from the Hampton History Museum

The Vermont Racial Justice Alliance and Fletcher Free Library presents the 1619: Arrival of the First Africans Traveling Exhibit from the Hampton History Museum (VA).  Drawing on the latest research, this exhibit tells the story of the Africans' home in Angola, how they came to be enslaved aboard a Spanish slave ship San Juan Bautista, the terrible 10,000 nautical mile voyage that brought them to Virginia, and their lives on the farms and plantations in the new colony. 

 

Date: 
Friday, December 6, 2019 - 1:00pm - 6:00pm

WILD THINGS: Photography by Sharon Radtke

Sharon Radtke lives on a 22 acre pond in Milton, Vermont.  Her photography captures the personalities of birds and other wildlife in her backyard and beyond. She shows her work throughout Vermont at libraries, cafes and other community spaces and participates in numerous art shows throughout Vermont and in other states. Sharon’s bird photography has been exhibited at the Birds of Vermont Museum and the Missisquoi National Wildlife Refuge.

Date: 
Repeats every week every Saturday until Sat Mar 07 2020.
Saturday, February 22, 2020 - 10:00am - 6:00pm
Saturday, February 29, 2020 - 10:00am - 6:00pm
Saturday, March 7, 2020 - 10:00am - 6:00pm

WILD THINGS: Photography by Sharon Radtke

Sharon Radtke lives on a 22 acre pond in Milton, Vermont.  Her photography captures the personalities of birds and other wildlife in her backyard and beyond. She shows her work throughout Vermont at libraries, cafes and other community spaces and participates in numerous art shows throughout Vermont and in other states. Sharon’s bird photography has been exhibited at the Birds of Vermont Museum and the Missisquoi National Wildlife Refuge.

Date: 
Saturday, February 15, 2020 - 10:00am - 6:00pm

POSTPONED: The Essay Exhibits: Beneath A Sky Of Gunmetal Gray by Emily Casey

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Repeats every week every Monday and every Tuesday and every Wednesday and every Thursday and every Friday and every Saturday until Mon Apr 27 2020.
Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 10:00am - 6:00pm
Thursday, April 2, 2020 - 10:00am - 6:00pm
Friday, April 3, 2020 - 10:00am - 6:00pm
Saturday, April 4, 2020 - 10:00am - 6:00pm
Monday, April 6, 2020 - 10:00am - 6:00pm
Tuesday, April 7, 2020 - 10:00am - 6:00pm
Wednesday, April 8, 2020 - 10:00am - 6:00pm
Thursday, April 9, 2020 - 10:00am - 6:00pm
Friday, April 10, 2020 - 10:00am - 6:00pm
Saturday, April 11, 2020 - 10:00am - 6:00pm
Monday, April 13, 2020 - 10:00am - 6:00pm
Tuesday, April 14, 2020 - 10:00am - 6:00pm
Wednesday, April 15, 2020 - 10:00am - 6:00pm
Thursday, April 16, 2020 - 10:00am - 6:00pm
Friday, April 17, 2020 - 10:00am - 6:00pm
Saturday, April 18, 2020 - 10:00am - 6:00pm
Monday, April 20, 2020 - 10:00am - 6:00pm
Tuesday, April 21, 2020 - 10:00am - 6:00pm
Wednesday, April 22, 2020 - 10:00am - 6:00pm
Thursday, April 23, 2020 - 10:00am - 6:00pm
Friday, April 24, 2020 - 10:00am - 6:00pm
Saturday, April 25, 2020 - 10:00am - 6:00pm
Monday, April 27, 2020 - 10:00am - 6:00pm

Irene Fertik Reception

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Friday, September 20, 2019 - 4:00pm - 6:00pm

Art show removal

Date: 
Friday, July 26, 2019 - 10:00am - 11:00am

Art show removal

Date: 
Saturday, July 27, 2019 - 11:00am - 12:00pm

WILD THINGS: Photography by Sharon Radtke

Sharon Radtke lives on a 22 acre pond in Milton, Vermont.  Her photography captures the personalities of birds and other wildlife in her backyard and beyond. She shows her work throughout Vermont at libraries, cafes and other community spaces and participates in numerous art shows throughout Vermont and in other states. Sharon’s bird photography has been exhibited at the Birds of Vermont Museum and the Missisquoi National Wildlife Refuge.

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Repeats every week every Sunday until Fri Mar 13 2020.
Sunday, February 2, 2020 - 12:00pm - 6:00pm
Sunday, February 9, 2020 - 12:00pm - 6:00pm
Sunday, February 16, 2020 - 12:00pm - 6:00pm
Sunday, February 23, 2020 - 12:00pm - 6:00pm
Sunday, March 1, 2020 - 12:00pm - 6:00pm
Sunday, March 8, 2020 - 12:00pm - 6:00pm

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The Library will be CLOSED Tuesday 8/11. The building will be open as a voting location 7am-7pm.