Local Happenings Categorized: Educational

Cabin Fever Book Sale
New Gloucester, ME

Event Date: February, 9th 2019 Time:  8:00 AM – 12:00 PM Place: New Gloucester Public Library 379 Intervale Road, New Gloucester, ME 04260 Saturday, February 9th will be the Cabin Fever Book and Bake Sale, from 8:00am-12:00 pm. The sale will also feature games, puzzles, and sweets for sale. For more information, you can visit the library online, or call them at (207) 926-4840,

Henna with Carolyn Roust at the Library
Leverett, MA

A picture of hands adorned in the art of Magic Tree Henna.

Event Date: February 10, 2019 Time: 2:00 – 4:00 PM Place:  Leverett Library 75 Montague Rd., Leverett, MA 01054 Visit the Leverett Library on February 10th to learn more about the beautiful art of henna from artist Carolyn Roust, of Magic Tree Henna. You’ll also be able to create your own design, have it applied, and try it yourself! See more of Carolyn’s work on her website or Facebook. 

Author Talk: Andrew Forsthoefel
Leverett, ME

The cover of Andrew Forsthoefel's book "Walking to Listen; 4,000 Miles Across America, One Story at a Time"

Event Date: January 3, 2019 Time:  6:30-8:00 PM Place: Leverett Library 75 Montague Rd., Leverett, MA 01054 Local author, and featured TEDx speaker,  Andrew Forsthoefel is coming to the Leverett Library. Forsthoefel is a writer, speaker, and peace activist. He is coming to the library to discuss themes from his book “Walking to Listen: 4,000 Miles Across America, One Story at a Time”. The book will be available for purchase, and Forsthoefel will be on hand for signings.  For more information,… Read more »

Blount County Leadership Class

The Blount County Leadership Class Logo

Event Date: January 17th – June 30th Time:  8:00-10:00 AM Place: Blount-Oneonta Chamber of Commerce 201 1st Ave E, Oneonta, Alabama 35121 The 2019 Blount County Leadership Class will begin on Thursday, January 17, 2019, and will meet monthly on the third Thursday through June. $325 tuition is due the first week of January. The Blount County Leadership program is designed to explore our community’s critical issues in education, government, health care, human services, race relations, criminal… Read more »

Daum Museum of Contemporary Art: Fall/Winter Exhibitions
Sedalia, MO

Event Date: September-December Event Time: Tuesday – Friday 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. Saturday – Sunday 1 – 5 p.m. Closed Mondays  Place: 3201 West 16th Street Sedalia, MO 65301 The Daum Museum of Contemporary Art has been a staple in Sedalia since 2002 when it first opened on the State Fair Community College. The museum’s mission is to turn the spotlight on art created since the mid-20th century and to enhance the cultural, and educational life… Read more »