Vergennes Opera House April 2016 Newsletter. Get the coffee!
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Here comes the sun and we spring into action!

Late spring in these parts is just about as luscious and wonderful as it can get. The fields green up, the cows are turned out, flowers and fresh veggies start popping up in local farmer's markets and we welcome visitors from throughout the northeast and beyond to our little corner of paradise. Check out what's going on in the upcoming weeks...including a FREE CONCERT in YOUR Vergennes Opera House on Thursday, June more below. 

THE BIXBY BALL! Open Bar. The Grift Band. Auction Fun. Food! What's not to love? 

The Five-Town Bixby Ball is this coming Friday, May 20th at the Vergennes Opera House! Tickets are on sale now (but will end soon to accommodate the caterer) so buy them TODAY. There will be dancing, delicious food, live auction with some surprises and, important to note, the ticket price includes an OPEN BAR!
Tickets are on sale now here or at the following outlets: Classic Stitching, Everywear, Linda’s, Malabar, and at the library. See you on the dance floor!

Vermont's largest Memorial Day parade takes place in Vergennes and this year the marching and music will begin on Monday, May 30th at 11 a.m. Get to the little city early and bring your lawn chair, your patriotism and your appetite for a full day celebrating and remembering those who have served our country. More information can be found here:
Vergennes, get ready for an unbelievable evening of music brought to you by the Heritage Brass, a pioneering symphonic brass ensemble presented by The United States Air Force Heritage of America Band. Bringing the military tradition of brass and percussion to the concert stage, Heritage Brass presents programs that are both exhilarating and intimate.
Comprised of ten brass players and a percussionist, the ensemble presents a diverse repertoire featuring orchestral transcriptions, patriotic favorites, jazz standards, new compositions and distinctive arrangements. This is a FREE CONCERT and admission will be on a first-come-first-served basis. The doors will open at 6 p.m. so plan early and grab a seat!

As professional Airman-musicians, Heritage Brass is committed to inspiring our American public, communicating our Air Force Core Values, and honoring our nation’s veteran’s through the power of music.  They are proud to represent our nation’s Airmen who fly, fight, and win in air, space, and cyberspace. Learn more about this extraordinary group here:
Very Merry Theatre is returning to the Vergennes Opera House to present a camp for children ages 6 to 13 from June 20 through 24th, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.  This incredible organization has fostered the love of performing arts to children in Vermont for decades. Last year was their first try at presenting a camp in Vergennes and it was so successful they decided to bring it back! This year's camp is "Where the Wild Things Are" and encourages participants to call forth "their favorite monster" in this Very Merry Theatre musical adaptation. The camp takes place in the air conditioned opera house and is limited to 20 participants. Enrolling sooner rather than later is encourage. You may do so at this link:
Come on out and enjoy a little community time while snacking on good eats and sipping on beverages on June 20 from 5-7 PM at Kennedy Brothers. Meet some of the folks who are making things work in the Vergennes Downtown and listen to a presentation by Gary Holloway, the Downtown Program Coordinator for the Vermont Department of Housing and Community Development. All are welcome! To learn more about the Vergennes Partnership, visit this website:
Join Stacey Sherman for ZUMBA every Monday and Wednesday evening at 6 p.m. in the Vergennes Opera House. Fantastic music and fun dance moves make the hour of exercise zoomba right by.  REALLY!

Drop-ins are welcome at $10. 5 class card is $35, 10 class card is $60 and a 20 class card: $110. For info contact Stacey at 802-349-0026
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