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Native American and George Washington

The Indian World of George Washington

MAY 3 • Colin Calloway
Dartmouth College professor Colin Calloway discusses the first president’s relations with Indian peoples and considers how Native American nations and lands shaped the man who shaped the republic.

crystal ball to see the future

What This Country Needs is a Secretary of the Future

NOVEMBER 2 • David Brancaccio

David Brancaccio, host of NPR’s Marketplace Morning Report, considers one way our democracy might get beyond the short-term focus of politics and address long-term challenges such as sustainability, infrastructure, and healthcare. It’s an approach suggested to him by a beloved author. Location: Centre Congregational Church.
Underwriter: Vermont Public Radio

How the heck did I get to Vermont?

NOVEMBER 4:  Samirah Evans presents a benefit concert for Brooks Memorial Library:

How the Heck did I get to Vermont?
a Musical Memoir from Childhood to Present

Accompanied by pianist Eugene Uman, bassist Wayne Roberts, and members of NOLABratts Choir.

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