Clemma Dawson on Himalayas

The High Himalayas – the Roof of the World – has long captured the hearts of Westerners. Perhaps all of us secretly dream of visiting this mythic land; a small number of us actually will. Last fall, local poet and writer Clemma Dawsen was one of ...

BHS to Raffle Off New Car

Berkshire Humane Society (BHS) is once again teaming up with Haddad Subaru of Pittsfield, Mass., to raffle off a new 2015 Subaru Forester. The winner can choose the color and even upgrade or downgrade. Last year’s raffle raised over $30,000 for ...

Dorset Library Hosts McNamara

The Dorset Village Library will present artist Lynn McNamara at a free public reception on Saturday, September 6, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. All works will be for sale with proceeds benefiting the library. McNamara’s show will extend through the ...

Varosy to Exhibit Works

Greenwich, N.Y. sculptor Gyula Varosy announces an exhibition of his latest work from August 30 through September 23, at the Small Gallery at Valley Artisan Market, 25 East Main Street, Cambridge, N.Y. There will be an opening reception for the ...

Artists Converge in Pawlet

More than 30 area artists will converge in Pawlet, Vt. on Saturday, August 30, from 10 to 4, to meet at Edie Mach’s field for our annual art show and sale in support of the Pawlet Scholarship Fund. Artists donate 20 percent of their sales to the ...

Law Journal Writing Contest

The Vermont Journal of Environmental Law (VJEL) has announced its first annual White River Environmental Law Writing Competition, open to law students across the country for a chance to win $1,000 and publication in VJEL. Any student currently ...

Major Gift Adds to Hyde Collection

The Hyde Collection is pleased to announce the gift of an extensive collection of 19th-century French etchings, lithographs, engravings, woodcuts and books. Donated by Tobin Sparling, in memory of his parents Leon and Marie Buttlar Sparling, the ...

Oktoberfest Vendors Sought

The Norshaft Lions and Bennington Area Chamber of Commerce are seeking vendors to participate in their fourth annual Oktoberfest, to be held on Saturday, October 11, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. This exciting fall event will be held at historic ...