Saturday June 4, 2011 10:00 AM, Jones Mountain Rd.
Join the Rochester Historical Society on one of their popular hikes to the Jones Mountain/Fassett Basin area of West Rochester. Learn about how these families contributed to Rochester’s effort in the Civil War. See where the Joshua Whitney family, featured in the original play “Ransom” lived during that period. The hike will be led by Bruce Flewelling and Joe Schenkman.
Meeting place will be at the parking area on the Jones Mountain Rd, which is off the West Hill Rd. Bring a snack or lunch, water, insect repellant and a camera. Hiking shoes or boots are recommend. The hike will take approximately 4 hrs and is rated as moderate. For information call Bruce Flewelling at 767-3263
City Point, Va Christmas Dec 25th 1864
“ And now you and Mr. Jones must write me the particulars of your doings and how you get along and I must know whether you have got a hired man or not and them potatoes must need sorting over by this time for will rot in deep piles and you need the room in the cellar where Carey potatoes are to spread your own. On the Recpt of this write to me directly.
In the love of the savior I send you my love and best affections.”
The White River Valley Players present
This madcap behind-the-scenes comedy about a theatre group desperately trying to put on a play will make you laugh until you cry!
by Rick Abbot
Directed by Jeff Tolbert
All performances at the Rochester School Auditorium
Saturday, May 7th at 7:30 pm
Sunday, May 8th at 5:00 pm~Late Matinee~
Friday, May 13th at 7:30 pm
Saturday, May 14th at 7:30 pm
Sunday, May 15th at 2:00 pm ~Early Matinee~
Tickets available in advance at The White River Credit Union
$15 general admission $10 seniors and students Tickets also at the door $17, $12 seniors, & $10 students Group rates available, please call (802)767-9100.
For more information or to reserve tickets from out of town, call (802) 767-9100 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Vermont Teen Theatre,
an educational program of the
White River Valley Players
will present the fast-paced, slapstick comedy
“The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged)”
by Adam Long, Daniel Singer, and Jess Winfield.
Performances are scheduled for
Saturday, April 2 at 7 p.m., Sunday, April 3 at 2 p.m.,
Friday, April 8 and Saturday, April 9 at 7 p.m.,
and Sunday, April 10 at 2 p.m.
at the Rochester High School auditorium.
Tickets are $7 at the door.
Dressed in period costume,
singer and researcher
Linda Radtke and pianist Arthur Zorn
“Vermont History Through Song”
Sunday, March 27 at 2 p.m.
at Pierce Hall on Main Street in Rochester.
Hosted by the Rochester Historical Society,
the program will feature
songs and commentary
taking listeners through the state’s history.
Admission is free,
but donations to the historical society would be gratefully accepted.
See the Flyer
…from the garden of Kate Douglas in Rochester
Photo: © Jeffrey Mather