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FIND WALDO LOCAL – THIS JULY IN THE GREATER HARDWICK AREA!
The Galaxy Bookshop will be joined by more than twenty local businesses for a fun, community-wide scavenger hunt during the month of July!
Pick up your passport at The Galaxy Bookshop beginning July 1st, and click below to
The culminating event of the Find Waldo Local scavenger hunt will be a celebration here at The Galaxy Bookshop on Tuesday, July 31st, at 4 p.m.
Friday, July 20th, 4 p.m. – 6 p.m.: Dan Szczesny
Come downtown for the Hardwick Farmers’ Market Summer Celebration, and stop by The Galaxy to meet journalist Dan Szczesny, author of The White Mountain: Rediscovering Mount Washington’s Hidden Culture. Szczesny is in the midst of a tour of New England, discussing his book and his adventures over the course of a year, hiking and researching Mount Washington and meeting the people who are drawn to its rugged slopes.
Dan’s website: https://danszczesny.wordpress.com/
Tuesday, July 24th, 7 p.m.: Yvonne Daley
“WHEN THE HIPPIES, DREAMERS, FREAKS, AND RADICALS MOVED TO VERMONT…”
Join author Yvonne Daley for a trip back in time with her new book, Going Up the Country, a book that is part oral history, part nostalgic narrative, and part cultural analysis of the counterculture movement that had a profound impact on Vermont and the entire country.
Yvonne’s website: https://www.yvonnedaley.us/
Tuesday, July 31st, 4 p.m.: Find Waldo Local Drawing & Celebration
We wrap up our month-long Find Waldo scavenger hunt with Waldo-themed activities and treats for all, plus we’ll draw passports to choose our nine prize winners!
Tuesday, August 7th, 7 p.m.: Rick Winston
In Red Scare in the Green Mountains, Rick Winston explores some forgotten history as we see how a small, rural “rock-ribbed Republican” state with a historically libertarian streak handled the hysteria of the McCarthy era. Through nine gripping dramas, Winston shows how the Green Mountain State challenged the national narrative.
Mark your Calendar for these Upcoming Events:
More information to come
- Friday, August 10, 4 p.m., Melody Dean Dimick
- Tuesday, August 14th, 7 p.m., David Hinton & Jody Gladding
- Saturday, August 18th, 1 p.m., at Whetstone Wellness, Jenny Berthiaume–Family Yoga session and book signing
- Tuesday, August 21st, 7 p.m., Eric Rickstad, Meg Reilly, and Bernie Lambek
- Friday, August 24th, 4 p.m. at the Hardwick Farmer’s Market, John Churchman & Laddie the sheepdog