Summertime concerts in the park, NEMBAFest Mountain Bike Festival, The Annual Burke Fall Festival, WinterBike.... events of all sorts happen in and around Burke. Moonlit snowshoe treks, live music performances, seasonal parades, craft fairs, Open Studios weekend, snowmobile drag races...it's all here! To keep up to date on local happenings and special deals, sign up for the monthly Burke enewsletter.
From October - March, enjoy ice skating at Chester Arena - check their website for Public Skate times and other events.
The Catamount Arts Center in St. Johnsbury also features a range of events every week including independent film showings, classic films, theater, opera performances, live music as well as classes and workshops for all ages. Check out their Events Calendar to see what's going on.
For events in neighboring towns of Lyndonville and St. Johnsbury, please visit www.lyndonvermont.com and www.discoverstjvt.com. For event listings in other Northeast Kingdom towns, visit www.nekchamber.com.
All events are open to the Lyndon Institute Community!
Friday, May 30th: 10 a.m. - LI Independence Fund Golf Tournament (Contact Ryan Noyes at email@example.com or 802-427-1205)
6-10 p.m. - 6th Annual All Class Social - Bear Den at Burke Mountain's Mid-Lodge
Saturday, May 31st: 7:30-8:30 a.m. - Tim Simpson Memorial 5K Fun Run/Walk Registration (Pre-register online by May 23 at www.lyndoninstitute.org or contact the Alumni Office. T-shirts guaranteed if you register by May 12)
8:30 a.m. - Kids Fun Run (For ages 12 and under)
9 a.m. - 5K Run/Walk Starts
9:45 a.m. - Viking Pentathalon Begins (Registration is 7:30 to 9:30. This is a free event)
10 a.m. - Visit the Alumni Center; Veteran's Memorial at Sanborn Hall; and Group Tours of LI Campus
10:30 a.m. - 6th Annual Alumni Co-Ed Softball Game Registration at The Patrick Brown Softball Field. Games begins at 11 a.m. Weather permitting.
12 p.m. - Social Hour Before the Alumni Cookout - Beverages and light appetizers under the graduation tent on Robert K. Lewis Field
1 p.m. - Alumni Cookout (Contact your class secretary or the Alumni Office as reservations are required by May 16. Price is $5/person or $10/family
Sunday, June 1: 8 to 9:30 a.m. - 14trh Annual Almuni Breakfast (LI Dining Hall in the Pierce Wing on Darling Campus. Reservations required by May 16)
10 a.m. - Baccalaureate (LI Alumni Auditorium)
11 a.m. - Class of 2014 Commencement (Robert K. Lewis Field)
Location: Lyndon Institute Campus, Lyndon Center, VT