Inequality and the American Dream @ Burr and Burton Academy, Hunter Seminar Room
Jan 22 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Inequality and the American Dream @ Burr and Burton Academy, Hunter Seminar Room
Green Mountain Academy for Lifelong Learning (GMALL) welcomes Matt Lawrence, Assistant Professor of Sociology at Middlebury College, to talk about income inequality in the United States. This talk will consider how recent trends in economic inequality shape our local, state, and national communities today. We will discuss how inequalities in income and wealth shape the[...]
Sip & Paint Winter @ Long Trail School
Jan 24 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Sip & Paint Winter @ Long Trail School
Green Mountain Academy for Lifelong Learning (GMALL) is happy to welcome back artist and teacher Anharad Llewelyn to lead this sip and paint workshop. Come in from the cold and paint this wintery scene by artist Gregor Pratneker. Enjoy wine and cheese while Anharad leads you through the steps of good composition and color theory.[...]
Jan 29 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
An Overview of Jazz Piano from Ragtime to Hip Hop @ Manchester Community Library
Green Mountain Academy welcomes Eugene Uman, the director of the Vermont Jazz Center, to talk about the history of jazz piano. This presentation will observe the development of the piano throughout jazz history. Beginning with ragtime and blues music, we will explore how features from those styles were incorporated by Jelly Roll Morton into New[...]
Demystifying CNC (Computer Controlled) Woodworking @ Burr and Burton Academy Woodshop, Larson Hall
Jan 30 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Demystifying CNC (Computer Controlled) Woodworking @ Burr and Burton Academy Woodshop, Larson Hall
Green Mountain Academy for Lifelong Learning (GMALL) welcomes Jon Mowry to lead this three-part woodworking workshop. Come get an overview of the use of a computer controlled (CNC) router. This workshop will cover the basic CNC concepts, an introduction to CNC software (VCarve Pro), and the opportunity to make a simple project on Burr and[...]
Sip & Paint Pottery @ Manchester Arts Studio & Gallery
Feb 2 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Sip & Paint Pottery @ Manchester Arts Studio & Gallery
Green Mountain Academy for Lifelong Learning (GMALL) welcomes arts educator Stacy Gates to lead this sip and paint pottery workshop. Come paint a ceramic platter, bowl or other functional item in this fun and relaxed studio setting. Stacy will demonstrate methods for transferring designs and text that will allow you to achieve fabulous results. You[...]
Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein: Still Coming to Life 200 Years Later @ Burr and Burton Academy, Hunter Seminar Room
Feb 5 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein: Still Coming to Life 200 Years Later @ Burr and Burton Academy, Hunter Seminar Room
Green Mountain Academy for Lifelong Learning (GMALL) welcomes Cates Baldridge, Professor of English and American Literature at Middlebury College, to talk about Mary Shelley’s “Frankenstein”. Since its publication two centuries ago, Mary Shelley’s “Frankenstein” has allowed each generation to find within it a reflection of their current hopes and fears. Over time, the novel has[...]
Feb 8 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
BRIDGE CLASS: The Wonderful World of “2 OVER 1” @ Equinox Village
The ever-popular bridge class with Elizabeth von Riesenfelder is returning to Green Mountain Academy for Lifelong Learning’s lineup this winter. The series of classes will be held at Equinox Village on Fridays, February 8, 15, 22 and March 1 from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm. “2 OVER 1” is a modification on the Standard American[...]
The Arctic – Scandinavia and USA @ Burr and Burton Academy, Hunter Seminar Room
Feb 12 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
The Arctic – Scandinavia and USA @ Burr and Burton Academy, Hunter Seminar Room
Green Mountain Academy for Lifelong Learning (GMALL) welcomes back David Golibersuch to present the third talk in his Arctic exploration series. In this talk we will study the geography, history, nature, and culture of the Arctic regions of four countries – Norway, Sweden, Finland, and the United States. We’ll start with an expedition to Norwegian[...]