BURKE AREA EVENTS
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.
Summer Day Camp at Riverside School
June 26, 2017 - June 30, 2017
<p>Registration deadline: May 26<br />
Fee: $175/week<br />
Camps are for ages 7-14, they run Monday-Friday from 8:30-3:30, with a celebration of the week's efforts for families on Friday from 3:30-4:30.</p>
<strong>Sign Language with Patrice McDonough<br />
</strong>Signers will learn skills and information about the language used by the Deaf Community in the United States. Singing, signing and storytelling will all be part of the fun as participants will learn more than 500 ASL vocabulary words.</p>
<p><strong>Painting with Barb Eidel<br />
</strong>We will be mapping color with the color wheel to learn how to paint a landscape, a portrait, a still life, and an abstract painting. We will use different painting media: acrylic paint, watercolor and ink- for our explorations. Wood burning and using stains are also a possibility. So join us for a painting adventure! <br />
Location: Riverside School 30 Lily Pond Road, Lyndonville, VT