Happy Friday! And happy winter break to those with no school next week. We hope you make many safe and fun winter memories.
Here's what's going on in our area this weekend.
FRIDAY, FEB. 19
UVM Lane Series
When: 7:30-9 p.m.
Details: Mary Bonhag, soprano, has put together an ensemble to perform a program of seldom-heard music designed to celebrate a new beginning. She will be joined by pianist and UVM Affiliate Artist Paul Orgel, violinist and Craftsbury Chamber Players founder Mary Rowell and cellist and UVM Affiliate Artist Emily Taubl. Tickets: uvm.edu/laneseries/mary-bonhag-friends
SATURDAY, FEB. 20
2nd Annual Clean Water Ice Fishing Derby
When: 8 a.m.-3 p.m.
Where: Missisquoi Bay, Swanton
Details: Awards, prizes, and grab and go food and drink will be offered this Saturday at the Annual Ice Fishing Derby hosted by Mill River Brewing. The derby benefits Friends of Northern Lake Champlain. Registration is $25 for those age 10 and older. Sign up at: https://bit.ly/3jZ1aKX
Story Time and Drawing Lesson
When: 11 a.m.
Details: Join Vermont Cartoonist Laureate James Kochalka and Phoenix Books for a virtual story time and drawing lesson to celebrate Kochalka’s beloved series “Johnny Boo and the Silly Blizzard.” Registration is free, but book purchases are appreciated.
SUNDAY, FEB. 21
Burlington Bridal Show
When: 10:30 a.m.-12 p.m.
Where: DoubleTree, South Burlington
Details: Tying the knot soon? Meet with local wedding professionals from photographers and bakeries to wedding decor and attire. There’s also a chance to win thousands of dollars in prizes, raffles and giveaways from local wedding vendors. COVID-19 protocols are in place, and tickets cost $10.