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DORSET EVENTS

Wilderness outings, Parades? Dorset hosts it all…

Local Events

During the COVID-19 crisis many upcoming events at Dorset’s businesses, nonprofits and attractions have been cancelled in the interest of public safety. However, those events that are scheduled will adhere to CDC and State of Vermont guidelines. 

The Dorset Green hosts all sorts of wonderful events, art installations and special occasions. Dorset residents come out for their friends and neighbors and welcome all to join.

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August 2021

The Dorset Theatre Festival Presents: “Queen of the Night”

Aug 10 2021 - Sep 4 2021 • Time: 8:00pm • For the Family and Recreation & Fitness

Running August 10-September 4, 2021 at 8:00pm Queen of the Night by travis tate Recently divorced Stephen and his millennial son, Ty, set out on a camping trip to their old stomping grounds in southeastern Texas. As an important family event approaches, father and son attempt to survive the woods, and one another, braving the bears and reckoning with the...

Green Mountain Academy for Lifelong Learning Presents: “The GMALL Debate 2021”

Aug 10 2021 - Aug 10 2021 • Time: 5:30-7:00pm • Education & History, For the Family, and Recreation & Fitness

Tuesday, August 10 from 5:30 - 7:00pm at Burr & Burton Academy's Riley Center for the Arts Green Mountain Academy for Lifelong Learning (GMALL) is excited to once again host a genuine debate based loosely on the format used since 1823 by the Oxford Union of Oxford University in England. Back by popular demand, the debaters are Derek Boothby and...

The Dorset Village Library Presents: “Bats!”

Aug 13 2021 - Aug 13 2021 • Time: 3:00pm • Education & History, For the Family, and Recreation & Fitness

Bats! Friday, August 13, 2021 at 3:00pm Join Jerry Schneider at the Dorset Library as he presents on Bats!  This presentation is part of the summer reading program and will be held outside.  All ages are welcome and you do not have to be participating in summer reading to attend! Learn all about bats; how they help maintain a healthy...

Green Mountain Academy for Lifelong Learning Presents: “Endpapers: A Family Story of Books, War, Escape and Home”

Aug 17 2021 - Aug 17 2021 • Time: 5:30-7:00pm • Education & History, For the Family, and Recreation & Fitness

Endpapers: A Family Story of Books, War, Escape, and Home Tuesday, August 17 from 5:30 - 7:00pm via Zoom Green Mountain Academy for Lifelong Learning (GMALL) in partnership with the Northshire Bookstore are proud to present "Endpapers: A Family Story of Books, War, Escape, and Home" – a conversation between author Alexander Wolff and Steven Sinding. Alexander Wolff’s grandfather, the...

The Dorset Village Library Presents: “Summer Reading Finale: Shake Your Tail Family Game Night”

Aug 20 2021 - Aug 20 2021 • Time: 4:00-6:00pm • For the Family and Recreation & Fitness

Summer Reading Finale: Shake Your Tail Family Game Night August 20, 2021 4:00-6:00pm Join the fun at the Library for yard games, snacks, music and fun!  Be sure to wear your tail and mask from the summer reading packet.  Additional masks will be available if needed.  Also, remember to deposit your summer reading participation vouchers in the boxes inside the...

Green Mountain Academy for Lifelong Learning Presents: “Celebrating 31 Years with the Hubble Space Telescope”

Aug 24 2021 - Aug 24 2021 • Time: 5:30-7:00pm • Education & History, For the Family, and Recreation & Fitness

Celebrating 31 Years with The Hubble Space Telescope Tuesday, August 24 from 5:30 - 7:00pm via Zoom Green Mountain Academy for Lifelong Learning (GMALL) welcomes Dr. Valerie Rapson to talk about The Hubble Space Telescope, NASA’s first Great Observatory, which launched in April of 1990 and has been going strong ever since. Astronomers from across the globe have utilized Hubble...

Green Mountain Academy for Lifelong Learning Presents: “The Politics of Nuclear Weapons”

Sep 14 2021 - Sep 14 2021 • Time: 5:30-7:00pm • Education & History, For the Family, and Recreation & Fitness

The Politics of Nuclear Weapons Tuesday, September 14, 2021 from 5:30 - 7:00pm LOCATION TBD Green Mountain Academy for Lifelong Learning (GMALL) welcomes back political affairs specialist Derek Boothby to talk about the politics of nuclear weapons. Whether we think about nuclear weapons or not, since the dawn of the nuclear weapon age in 1945 we have lived, and continue...