Tag Archives: Slate Valley Museum

Enjoy a Christmas Carol in Poultney, Granville

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One of the season’s most widely recognized and beloved stories is coming to the stage of two local venues. “Scrooge & Company,” a dramatic reading of Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol,” will be staged at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 18, in the Claire O’ Brien Room of the Slate Valley Museum in Granville, N.Y., […]

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Pember, Slate Valley open up for the holidays

Local musicians perform at the Pember Library and Museum annual Christmas open house Sunday Dec. 12. Members included Rachel Aubrey, Isaac Beckler, Samuel, Phillip, Hannah and Jonathan Kilpatrick led by Brian Kilpatrick.

Though the weather outside was frightful, the choir was so delightful. At least that was what patrons of the annual open houses at the Pember and Slate Valley museums said Sunday. Despite gusting winds and rain officials said they were pleased with the attendance at both events. More than 150 braved the weather to watch […]

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Folks Dress Up Like Eskimoes…

The string quartet at the Pember wowed audiences and got everyone into the sing-along numbers, great stuff.

F-f-f-f-f-f-f—ff freezing out there this morning. I don’t know about you guys, all of the readers of Mattblog/Talk To Me but the weather caught me by surprise a bit. There ought to be something on television that warms you about upcoming weather events, some kind of ‘fore’ warning…food for thought Speaking of weather, I don’t […]

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Slate Valley open house performance

The Green Mountain College Cantorion performed at the Slate Valley Museum holiday open house Sunday. Here is just one of the songs they performed.

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Holiday Happenings

Holiday fun abounds in Granville

Get you shopping done early so you can enjoy… Many holiday events will light up the night in Granville leading up to Dec. 25, including open houses at the Slate Valley Museum and the Pember Library and Museum as well as music at the South Granville Congregational Church. At the Pember First up, Friday get […]

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Holiday Open House at the Slate Valley Museum

Kate Weller, Executive Director of the Slate Valley Museum, talks about the upcoming holiday open house Dec. 12 from 1 to 4 p.m. with a performance by the Green Mountain College Cantorion.

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Mettowee River Revitalization Strategy meeting

See the plan online at the Granville Village website: www.villageofgranville.com

  The final Mettowee River Revitalization Strategy meeting will be held Dec. 13 starting at 6 p.m. featuring a presentation of the final product by Elan Planning. Members of the public are invited to take in the presentation detailing the report that will go to the New York State Department of State as a tool […]

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First Fridays

“First Fridays: Home-Grown at the Pember,” month two, kicks off with three new artists, music and an old-fashioned ice cream social featuring the acclaimed ice cream of the Battenkill Creamery. The free monthly event is from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Pember Library and Museum in Granville. “The premiere First Friday was a hit,” […]

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Crowd packs slate valley museum to listen to Congressmen Murphy

“I’ll never get this theater in the round thing, not everyone’s going to hear me. I’m not Shakespeare.” Congressman Scott Murphy when moving to the middle of the crowd Friday after his microphone quit.   (more…)

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Good-bye bridge, hello rail trail

The clock is ticking on the remaining few days of the Trestle Bridge. Mayor Jay Niles said he spoke with representatives of Dan’s Hauling, the company hired by the state to remove the bridge, and they say immediately following the holiday weekend the crane will be onsite… (more…)

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Washington County Fair in full swing

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By Linda Ellingsworth There’s still plenty of time to experience the excitement of the Washington County Fair. A celebration of […]

Coin drops hurt by bridge work

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By Dan King Those who volunteer their time to serve the people of Whitehall say their coin drop operations have […]

Working together: town, village fixing waterline

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By Dan King For the past week and a half the town and village of Whitehall have been working together […]

Washington County Board opposes Common Core

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By Dan King The third time was indeed a charm for Hartford Supervisor Dana Haff and activist Bob Schulz. Haff […]

Townwide sale next weekend

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By Dan King Bargain seekers will converge on Whitehall Labor Day Weekend, as they seek the best deals around. The […]

Three vying for public safety position

By Christina Scanlon Washington County supervisors have narrowed the field to three candidates for county public safety director and will […]

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