Looking for some things to do while staying at the 1896 House? Get out and ski or stay inside and get your cultural fill.
Saturday, November 10, 2012
Jiminy Peak Opens this weekend!
Jiminy Peak Mountain Resort (less then 20 minutes from the 1896 House)
Jiminy Peak will open at 9 am this Saturday Nov 10th for skiing and riding! 6 trails (hopefully 8) and 2 chairlifts will be operating Sat- Monday 9 am-4 pm.
Check out http://www.jiminypeak.com/ for more information and details as they have them.
Sweetwood’s Annual Craft Fair
Williamstown, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Sweetwood of Williamstown will hold its annual craft fair at its site on
1611 Cold Spring Road
(Route 7) Williamstown. Local vendors include The Village Chocolate Shoppe of
Bennington, Nicki Steel Photography, K&M Designs of Bennington Jewelry,
Paws Boutique Pet Clothing, Quilts & Crafts by Sue Goodell, Sweetwood's
Goodies and personally signed books by Vermont
author Ellen Perry Berkeley.
The Met-Live in HD: The Tempest
British composer Thomas Adès and Robert Lepage’s innovative production recreates the interior of the La Scala opera house as the magical island venue for the otherworldly arts of Prospero, the exiled Duke of Milan. Tickets $25/$22 members/$18 students. Purchase online or at 413-458-0638.
Concert Choir & Chamber Choir: La musica de EspañaWilliams College Department of Music,
Visiting director Katie Gardiner leads the Concert and Chamber Choirs presenting music about
Spain or by Spanish composers: La
musica de España. The program is the inspiration of visiting director Katie
Gardiner who is using her residency to work with a large group of talented
singers, “I am absolutely thrilled to have the opportunity to work with the
Concert and Chamber Choirs at for the fall 2012
semester.” Ms. Gardiner holds bachelors
and masters degrees in music education from the Hartt School of Music and a
master of music in choral conducting from the Eastman School of Music. The
concert is free and open to the public. Williams
More information at http://music.williams.edu/node/1670