A local cast and crew of high school and college students, in association with Bishop’s University, will present an outdoor production of the musical “Xanadu,” Aug. 5-8 at 6:30 p.m., 413 Carpenter Road, Charlotte.

Everyone’s invited Saturday, July 31, 6 p.m., to the Diamond Island Yacht Club for the Lewis and Field chicken barbecue, Point Bay Marina, 1401 Thompson’s Point Rd, Charlotte.

On Wednesday, Aug. 4, violinist Jane Kittredge joins Laura Markowitz, also on violin, and Russell Wilson, viola, and John Dunlop, cello, at Vermont Symphony Orchestra’s Music at the Beach series at Charlotte waterfront park.

Shelburne Players return to the stage with “It’s a Wonderful Life,” a live radio play at historic Shelburne Town Hall in December.

On Wednesday, July 28, Jane Kittredge and Ben Lively, on violin, join Russell Wilson on viola and John Dunlop, cello, in a program of favorite classical works for string quartet along with crossover melodies and folk arrangements.

Atlantic Crossing is next up in the Summer Concerts in the Park music series, sponsored by the Hinesburg Recreation Department, Wednesday, July 28, in the gazebo at Wainer Community Playground and Park, 6:30-8:30 p.m., behind Hinesburg Commun…

A free webinar series offered through University of Vermont Extension covers a broad array of topics of interest to maple producers from maple production and forestry practices to business management.

The Hinesburg Recreation Department’s Summer Concerts in the Park music series are back through Aug. 18, in the gazebo at Wainer Community Playground and Park, 6:30-8:30 p.m., behind Hinesburg Community School.

The next Charlotte Senior Center Wednesday lecture is “Who was Mark Rothko” with Linda Finkelstein, July 21.

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