History

Ethan Allen Homestead Enrichment Program: Haunted Burlington, Spirits of Vermont's Queen City 07/20/2014

Every community with a long history has had strange and unexplained occurrences. Thea Lewis, the Host of Burlington's Ghost Walks, shares some of the lesser known history of Burlington and surrounding areas.

 

For more information, contact the Ethan Homestead Museum at www.ethanallenhomestead.org or call 802.865-4556

Positively Vermont: Vermont Abenaki Heritage 07/14/2014

Host Dennis McMahon speaks with Catherine Brooks, Cultural Heritage Tourism Coordinator with the Vermont Department of Tourism and Marketing, Don Stevens, Chief of the Nulhegan Abenaki Tribe, and Frederick Wiseman, Historian Citizen, St. Francis/Sokoki Band, Professor in the Humanities Department of Johnson State College, on Abenaki heritage and culture in Vermont.

 

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Ethan Allen Homestead Enrichment Program: The Antihero of Ticonderoga - Gail Gauthier 06/15/2014

An author’s use of personal experience combined with details from Ethan Allen’s life to create a children’s book will be the focus of this presentation. Allen’s troubled early life in Puritan Connecticut, his role as a voice for farmers in the New Hampshire Grants, and his captivity memoir are all covered.

 

For more information, contact the Ethan Homestead Museum at www.ethanallenhomestead.org or call 802.865-4556

Positively Vermont: Vermont History Expo 06/09/2014

Host Dennis McMahon speaks with Amanda Gustin, Public Programs Coordinator with the Vermont Historical Society on the Vermont History Expo

Ethan Allen Homestead Enrichment Program: Willard Sterne Randall - Burgoyne's March 06/08/2014

Acclaimed biographer Willard Sterne Randall presents 'Burgoyne's March' during the Saratoga Campaign. This invasion, during the early days of the American Revolution, played a critical role in securing the necessary foreign support that would help deliver the eventual American victory.

 

For more information, contact the Ethan Homestead Museum at www.ethanallenhomestead.org or call 802.865-4556

Local Media Show: Educational Access 06/03/2014

Host Lauren-Glenn Davitian talks with Scott Campitelli, Executive Director of RETN about educational access, IPad teacher training, statewide access networks, and the future of community media.

Essex Memorial Day Parade 05/24/2014

Essex Memorial Day Parade Committee is proud to be the sponsor of the Annual Memorial Day Parade and Memorial Service. The event brings the community of Essex Junction and Essex together to honor those men and women who served our country.

Essex Memorial Day Service 05/23/2014

The annual Memorial Service for Veterans coordinated by the Essex Memorial Day Committee.  Program includes Color Guard, Procession of Grand Marshalls.

Preservation Burlington: Preservation Burlington Homes Tour 05/22/2014

Host Ron Wanamaker speaks with Rebecca Reese, Preservation Burlington board member, about the Preservation Burlington Homes Tour. Monthly call in show hosted by Preservation Burlington.

Ethan Allen Homestead Enrichment Program: Historical Treasures in Your Backyard 05/18/2014

UVM Special Collections director Jeffrey Marshall discusses some of the treasures in its archives dealing with early Vermont, including the Allen Family. Learn how they might use these documents to do historical research.

For more information, contact the Ethan Homestead Museum at www.ethanallenhomestead.org or call 802.865-4556

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