Five events not to miss in Southern Vermont, week of Jan. 11
More Than Meets The Eye: Art exhibit tackling mental health issues and stigma through art has opening reception from 2-4 p.m. on Saturday, Southern Vermont Arts Center, 930 SVAC Drive (off West Road), Manchester Village.
Shamarr Allen and the Underdogs: Hailing from New Orleans' Lower 9th Ward Allen brings his voice and trumpet to The Stone Church in Brattleboro at 8 p.m. Thursday. More: stonechurchvt.com
The importance of fresh water: Journalist and author Jim Rousmaniere presents his book "Water Connections: What Fresh Water Means to Us, What We Mean to Water" at 6 p.m. Friday at the Northshire Bookstore, 4869 Main St., Manchester Center. More: Northshire.com.
It might get loud: Organist Gavin Klein performs on the Estey Organ at 3 p.m. Saturday, Jan, 18 at Epsilon Spires, 190 Main St., Brattleboro, in a program featuring J.S. Bach's towering Tocatta and Fugue in D-Minor, BWV 565. Contact the Estey Organ Museum at esteyorganmuseum.org or visit epsilonspires.org.
Bennington Writing Seminars: Jericho Brown, finalist for the 2019 National Book Award in Poetry, will be the commencement speaker for the annual writing program on Saturday, Jan. 18 at 7:30 p.m. at Bennington College's Usdan Gallery.
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