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Exciting New Events at the CourthouseScroll all the way down to see what's planned - there are many enjoyable events for fall!
Battenkill Monday’s Cooking Classes Return this Fall
Four exciting classes to be offered on Mondays at 6 pm.
Classes are limited so register early by calling 518-854-7053. Your payment will secure your place in the class – limited to 15 students per class.
Classes are $40 each or all four for $150:
September 21: “Let’s Go Apple Savory” with Helen McIntosh
September 28: “Home Cooked Italian” with Dan DiBlasi
October 19: “Autumn One-Pot Meals” with Beth Anthony
October 26: “Jacko’s Favorites” with Tammy Butler (this class will be held at Jacko’s!)
Save the Date: Saturday, September 19 at 7 pm
Please join us at the Fort Salem Theater for a concert to benefit Lunch, Learn & Play. Organized by Michelle and Milton Wilson and the Salem Community Fellowship Church, 100% of the proceeds will benefit our LL&P summer enrichment program. To make it even more exciting, the generous ladies of the Shoppe Off Broadway thrift store have pledged to match the donation…. Wow!! Entertainment will be provided by Joe Frey along with the Providence Road Band. Tickets are $15 and may be purchased by calling the Fort Salem Theater at 854-9200. Please support this event!
The First Beer and Brats Fest
(the wurst party ever!!)
Saturday, October 3 – 3 to 7 pm
A great way to kick off the fall season!
The Courthouse Offers One Remaining Civil War Event:
Saturday, September 26 – Washington County Historical Society History Fair from 9 am to 3 pm. Displays and guest speakers throughout the day including the return of the 77th Regiment Balladeers with a special musical retrospective.
Please visit www.123rdregiment.org for a detailed listing of the many events in Salem in the coming weeks.
Silent Films Return to the Couthouse
Prepare for some good chuckles when silent films return to the Courthouse in September:
Thursday, September 17 at 7:30 pm – Charlie Chaplin’s The Kid
Thursday, September 24 at 7:30 pm – Buster Keaton’s Our Hospitality and Sherlock, Jr (a double feature!)
Join us in the Archive Room for two enjoyable evenings – there is no charge, but donations are appreciated!
$5 for students under 18
Call the Courthouse at 518-854-7053 for your ticket!
More glorious music in the courtroom!
Our dedicated duo, pianist, Daniel Shulman and violinist, Kaori Washiyama, return to the Courthouse on Sunday, September 13 at 3 pm in an all new concert in support of the spring chamber music concert series. The program will include:
- Elgar’s “Salut d’Amour”
- Prokofiev’s March from “Love of Three Oranges”
- Sarasate’s “Zigeunerweisen”
- Mozart’s “Sonata for Violin and Piano”
- Brahms’ “Sonata for Violin and Piano”
Tickets are $20 and may be purchased by calling 518-854-7053.