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BrattBeat Weekly 

May 9, 2018

The BrattBeat Calendar is bursting! The month of May is always so busy and this year is no exception!  Take a look at the featured events below for an overview of all the great activities going on in our area this week.  There are special events for mom too!   For a more complete listing visit our calendar page.  Have a great weekend!

NEYT presents: James and the Giant Peach, JR

Fri May 4th 7:00pm – Sun 13th 3:30pm

JAMES & THE GIANT PEACH JR. Directed by Katrina Spenceman With Danielle Sessler and Hallie Flower Based on one of Roald Dahl’s most poignantly quirky stories, Roald Dahl’s “James and the Giant Peach, …

New England Youth Theatre, 100 Flat St, Brattleboro, VT 05301, USA

The Glass Menagerie

Fri May 4th 7:30pm – Sat 12th 9:30pm

Shoot the Moon launches into a madcap production of Tennessee Williams’ ageless masterpiece THE GLASS MENAGERIE. Williams’ autobiographical drama propelled him into the public eye and established him …

Hooker-Dunham Theater & Gallery, 139 Main St #407, Brattleboro, VT 05301, USA



Legacy Putney: Indigenous Voices

Wed May 9th 7:00pm – 9:00pm

Legacy Putney: Indigenous Voices of the Land with traditional food prepared by The Grammar School N∞tauau Kaukontuoh “she hears the crow”, a woman of the Eastern Woodlands. She lives her life in the t…

Next Stage Arts Project


We Love You, Mom!

Fri May 11th 12:00pm – 6:00pm

Bring Mom to the Brattleboro Food Co-op on Friday, May 11, any time between 12-6pm, for gifts, coupons, samples, and more. Enter to win prizes, and the first fifty moms receive a free carnation! Free …

Brattleboro Food Co-Op, 2 Main St, Brattleboro, VT 05301, USA

Artist talk with Nora Breen

Fri May 11th 4:00pm – 5:00pm

Nora Breen- a NYC multidisciplinary artist, will be installing her giant pinwheel in Railroad Square in downtown Keene NH on May 12th, 2018 for one year! Machina Arts helped to guide and support Nora …

The Hive: Co-working Space


The Great New England Bundt Cake Competition

Fri May 11th 11:59pm – 12:00am

Strolling of the Heifers’ 2018 Culinary Centerpiece: Bundt Cakes! Our annual culinary competition for 2018 aims to find the tastiest and best-looking Bundt Cake in New England! It’s time for amateur a…

Strolling of the Heifers


“Spring into Health” 5K Run

Sat May 12th 8:30am – 10:30pm

Our 9th Annual Spring Into Health 5K will be held on Mother’s Day Weekend, as always. This popular annual event, sponsored by People’s United Bank, draws over a hundred participants each year. While p…

Townshend Common, Townshend, VT



Mother’s Day Specials in Turners Falls

Sat May 12th 8:00am – 7:00pm

Turners Falls + Mom Specials and offers this Mother’s Day, May 12-13! Saturday, May 12 Alice in Wonderland Card-Making Party Carnegie Public Library, Turners Falls, 10:30am Don’t be late…for a very …

Turners Falls RiverCulture


Pinwheel Sculpture Ribbon Cutting

Sat May 12th 10:00am – 11:00am

Nora Breen- a NYC multidisciplinary artist, will be installing her giant pinwheel in Railroad Square in downtown Keene NH on May 12th, 2018 for one year! Machina Arts helped to guide and support Nora …

Railroad Square, Keene, NH

Girls on the Run VT 5K

Sat May 12th 10:00am – 12:00pm

Southern VT 5k Celebration MAY 12, 2018 8:30 am – CELEBRATION BEGINS 10:00 am – 5K START TIME BRATTLEBORO UNION HIGH SCHOOL, BRATTLEBORO REGISTRATION (community runners): We invite family, community m…

131 Fairground Rd, Brattleboro, VT, 05301, United States


We’re Muslim Don’t Panic: Amirah Sackett Performance

Sat May 12th 2:00pm – 3:30pm

The hip-hop group “We’re Muslim, Don’t Panic“ was conceived of by dancer Amirah Sackett in 2011, a moment Sackett referred to as “a really tumultuous time in history as far as Islam is concerned.”Dete…

Sobo Studio

Artist Opening: Bruce Campbell, Thinking the Cosmos

Sat May 12th 5:30pm – 8:00pm

Mitchell • Giddings Fine Arts is pleased to feature sculptor Bruce Campbell’s “Thinking the Cosmos: Kinetic Sculpture” from May 12 – June 24. An opening reception will take place Saturday, May 12 from…

185 Main Street, Brattleboro, VT, 05301, United States


Mother’s Day Brunch at Orchard Hill

Sun May 13th 9:00am – 1:00pm

Orchard Hill Farm & Breadworks cordially invite you to our annual Mother’s Day Brunch, a fine foods feast featuring ingredients from neighboring farms. This is our seventh annual celebration to honor …

Orchard Hill Breadworks, 121 Old Settlers Rd, Alstead, NH


Mother’s Day Brunch

Sun May 13th 11:00am – 2:00pm

Celebrate mom with Mother’s Day Brunch at Windham Hill Inn. Farm to table cuisine, beautiful views and the sounds of Spring await. We’ll be serving between 11am to 2pm. View Our Menu – bit.ly/WindhamH…

Windham Hill Inn, 311 Lawrence Dr, West Townshend, VT 05359, USA


Mother’s Day Gardening Party

Sun May 13th 1:00pm – 2:00pm

Make a homemade bouquet of fresh flowers, decorate a pot, and plant seeds that you can watch grow at home. It’s the perfect Mother’s Day celebration for the entire family! $4 members | $10 non-members…

Retreat Farm, 45 Farmhouse Square, Brattleboro, VT 05301, USA


Mother’s Day Dinner

Sun May 13th 4:00pm – 8:00pm

Honoring the generations of Mothers’ that have taught me to appreciate and cook great food. Reservations suggested: 802-254-6245, www.bluemoosebistro.com www.facebook.com/events/2017426081840042/

Blue Moose Italian Bistro, 39 Main St, Brattleboro, VT 05301, USA

Warrior Yoga Girls at BODHIFIT

Mon May 14th 3:30pm – 6:30pm

Warrior Yoga Girls 💗 Starts Monday May 14: 4 Week Spring Session after school 3:30-4:45 PM ( Mondays) through June 4. w/ Kristin. for more info check out our workshop page on www.bodhifit.net www.fac…



Poetry Workshop for Young Poets

Mon May 14th 4:30pm – 7:30pm

5-week poetry workshop series for young poets (ages 12+). Led by Ruth Antoinette Rodriguez Mondays 5/14- 6/11 plus an additional reading date TBD. 4:30-7:30 at Antidote Books in Putney. In this worksh…

Antidote Books, 120 Main St, Putney, VT 05346, USA

Reserve Now!

Community Lantern-Making Workshop: 1

Tue May 15th 6:30pm – 8:00pm

The first of three lantern making workshops with Gowri Savoor. Gowri is founder of A River of Light, an organization committed to bringing art to the community through participatory art events, parade…

Broad Brook Community Center 3940 Guilford Center Road, Guilford, VT

Reserve Now!


Theatre Adventure’s “Questery”

NEYT’s Theatre Adventure presents “Questery”, an original play.

  • 10:30am – 12:30pm
  • WED 16 10:30 AM – 12:30 PM (Sensory-Friendly)
  • THU 17 10:30 AM – 12:30 PM
  • FRI 18 10:30 AM – 12:30 PM

West Village Meeting House, 29 South St, Brattleboro, VT 05301, USA


Upcoming Events

Here are a couple events happening later in the month.


Camp for a Common Cause 2018

Fri May 18th 4:00pm – Sat 19th 10:00am

CAMP FOR A COMMON CAUSE TO BENEFIT GROUNDWORKS COLLABORATIVE MAY 18, 2018 ON THE BRATTLEBORO COMMON Join us on Friday, May 18th for an overnight campout on the Brattleboro Common – raising awareness a…

The Common, Park Pl, Brattleboro, VT 05301, USA


Vermont Crafts Council Open Studio

Sat May 26th – Sun 27th

During the Vermont Crafts Council Open Studio weekend, stop by Vermont Mosaics for a tour of our studios featuring handmade mosaic art made with hand-cut stained glass and ceramic tiles. We use old je…

Vermont Mosaics, 82 Country Dr, Guilford, VT 05301, USA

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