Thursday, March 12, 2015

Featured Listing – 273 St. Paul St, Burlington, VT 05401 (MLS # 4404961)

Charming townhouse in heart of Burlington! 273 St. Paul St, Burlington, VT 05401 (MLS # 4404961)
Price: $199,900
 
More information for this property:
Type Townhouse
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms 1
Square Footage 1,100
Lot Size na
Year Built 1899
Taxes $5207
MLS# 4404961
 
Description: Bring your pets, garden in the common raised bed, and sit back on your porch and watch the sunset to the west. You'll have a hard time finding a better value in town, and this could just be your genius move to owner occupy now (at sub 4% interest rates), then keep as your first rental property. Charming early 1900's character, including a claw foot tub, gas woodstove heat, bamboo and pine flooring. Pet-friendly building, low condo fees, washer/dryer, and basement storage in a well maintained Association. Investors - can be rented and had a great rental history

More information for this property: 273 St. Paul St, Burlington, VT 05401 (MLS # 4404961))
 
Chris Hurd - Burlington VT Real EstateCall Chris at 802.238.5256 for inquiries.
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Wednesday, March 4, 2015

Events in Burlington, Vermont – March 6th - 8th

There's always something to do in Burlington, VT. Below is a sample of the some of events happening in Burlington this weekend...

Friday, March 6th, 2014
New England Multiple Sclerosis Society Author Luncheon

New England Multiple Sclerosis Society Authors' Luncheon

Lit lovers mingle with Andre Dubus III, Eileen Rockefeller and William Martin at a benefit for the Greater New England Chapter of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society. Fri., March 6, 12-1:30 p.m. at Hilton Hotel in Burlington. $50; preregister: https://secure3.convio.net/nmss/site/Ticketing;jsessionid=84508D01500D52A6723BC2A676EE44F3.app321a?view=Tickets&id=337222

Creative Writing Workshop

Lit lovers analyze works-in-progress penned by Burlington Writers Workshop members. Mondays, Wednesdays, 6:30 p.m. and Fridays, 10:30 a.m. Continues through Mar. 27 at Studio 266 in Burlington. Free; preregister: www.burlingtonwritersworkshop.com

The Art of Journal Writing

Putting pen to paper, participants experiment with different styles, then discuss their experiences. Fri., March 6, 5-6 p.m., Fri., March 20, 5-6 p.m., Fri., April 3, 5-6 p.m., Fri., April 17, 5-6 p.m. and Fri., May 1, 5-6 p.m. at The Wellness Co-op in Burlington. $5; preregister: 888-492-8218, ext. 302

Music With Robert

Sing-alongs with Robert Resnik entertain music lovers. Daycare programs welcome with one caregiver for every two children. Fri., March 6, 11-11:30 a.m., Fri., March 13, 11-11:30 a.m. and Fri., March 20, 11-11:30 a.m at Fletcher Free Library in Burlington. Free; groups must preregister.

Stories With Megan

Captivating tales entertain budding bookworms ages 2 through 5. Fri., Feb. 20, 11-11:30 a.m. at Robert Miller Community & Recreation Center in Burlington. Free.

Community Vinyasa With Candace

Students of all skill levels deepen the body-mind-breath connection. Fridays, 12-1 p.m. Continues through May 1 at South End Studio in Burlington. $6.

Vermont Virtuosi

Local chamber musicians present music for flute, clarinet and strings by Mozart and others in "Resolutions." Fri., March 6, 7:30 p.m. at First Baptist Church of Burlington in Burlington. $5-10 suggested donation.

John Jorgenson Hot Club Jazz Quintet

The guitarist channels the best of Django Reinhardt in an evening of swinging jazz. Preperformance lecture, 6:30 p.m.; concert, 7:30 p.m. Fri., March 6, 7:30 p.m. at UVM Recital Hall, Redstone Campus in Burlington. $10-25.

'Eat My Art Out'

Local dancers, musicians and visual artists showcase works-in-progress in an informal setting that encourages audience feedback. Fri., March 6, 6:30 p.m. at Rose Street Artists' Cooperative and Gallery in Burlington. $10 suggested donation.

'The Office Plays'

The world of phones and photocopiers comes to life in Adam Bock's comedy, presented by Moxie Productions. March 5-7, 7 p.m., Sun., March 8, 2 p.m. and March 11-14, 7 p.m. at Black Box Theater, Main Street Landing Performing Arts Center in Burlington. $21.75.

'Singin' in the Rain'

Very Merry Theatre revisits the final days of Hollywood's silent-film era in an adaptation of the 1952 musical comedy starring Gene Kelly. Fri., March 6, 6-8 p.m., Sat., March 7, 2-4 & 7:30-9:30 p.m. and Sun., March 8, 6-8 p.m. at Rock Point School in Burlington. Free. Tickets: http://www.verymerrytheatre.org/  


Saturday, March 7th, 2014

East Asia Seminar Series for Teachers

Educators expand their international knowledge with "Lifecycle and (Inter)Generational Issues in China" and "Transnational Sport: Gender, Media and Global Korea." Sat., March 7, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. at UVM in Burlington. Free; preregister: http://www.uvm.edu/~outreach/Posters/EastAsiaforTeachers_applicationkit.pdf

Chocolate Tasting

Chocoholics sample confections and discover the six steps involved in evaluating flavor profiles. aturdays, 3 p.m. Continues through Jan. 30, 2016 at Lake Champlain Chocolates Factory Store & Café in Burlington. Free.

Burlington Writers Workshop Book Club

Bibliophiles swap ideas and opinions about Elizabeth Bishop's poetry. Sat., March 7, 11 a.m. at Studio 266 in Burlington. Free; preregister: www.burlingtonwritersworkshop.com.

VCAM Orientation

Video-production hounds learn basic concepts and nomenclature at an overview of VCAM facilities, policies and procedures. First Saturday of every month, 11 a.m. Continues through Nov. 7 at VCAM Studio in Burlington. Free.

'Talking With Our Grandmothers: World War I and the Women's Peace Movement'

Robin Lloyd and Charlotte Dennett use photos, letters and images in a dramatic interpretation of their grandmothers' wartime experiences. Sat., March 7, 3-5 p.m. at Fletcher Room, Fletcher Free Library in Burlington. Free.

Introduction to PowerPoint

Those familiar with the program get creative with slide shows, charts, text, templates and more. Sat., March 7, 10:30 a.m.-12 p.m. and Sat., April 18, 10:30 a.m.-12 p.m. at Fletcher Free Library in Burlington. $3 suggested donation; preregister: http://www.fletcherfree.org/ComputerCenter.htm

R.I.P.P.E.D.

Resistance, intervals, power, plyometrics, endurance and diet define this high-intensity physical-fitness program. Saturdays, 9-10 a.m. at North End Studio A in Burlington. $10.

Dayna Lorentz

Fans of young adult lit celebrate the release of No Dawn Without Darkness, the third book in the No Safety in Numbers trilogy. Sat., March 7, 2 p.m. at Phoenix Books (Burlington) in Burlington. Free.

How to Talk to Kids about Racism

A facilitated discussion group addresses the far-reaching effects of racism and white privilege. Sat., March 7, 3:30-5 p.m., Sat., March 14, 3:30-5 p.m., Sat., March 21, 3:30-5 p.m. and Sat., March 28, 3:30-5 p.m. at Fletcher Free Library in Burlington (map). Free.

Burlington Saturday Story Time

Little ones and their caregivers listen to entertaining tales. Saturdays, 11 a.m. Continues through April 25 at Phoenix Books (Burlington) in Burlington. Free

ECHO Story Explorers: Down Under

Who spends the winter underneath all the snow and ice? Children learn about animals who seek cover from the cold weather. Sat., March 7, 10:30 a.m. at ECHO Lake Aquarium and Science Center/Leahy Center for Lake Champlain in Burlington. Free with admission, $9.50-12.50.

Rupa & the April Fishes

From raga to reggae, multicultural rhythms make for a one-of-a-kind musical experience. Bella's Bartok and the Suitcase Junket open. Sat., March 7, 8 p.m. at ArtsRiot in Burlington. $12-14.

'Singin' in the Rain'

Very Merry Theatre revisits the final days of Hollywood's silent-film era in an adaptation of the 1952 musical comedy starring Gene Kelly. Fri., March 6, 6-8 p.m., Sat., March 7, 2-4 & 7:30-9:30 p.m. and Sun., March 8, 6-8 p.m. at Rock Point School in Burlington. Free. Tickets: http://www.verymerrytheatre.org/

'The Office Plays'

The world of phones and photocopiers comes to life in Adam Bock's comedy, presented by Moxie Productions. March 5-7, 7 p.m., Sun., March 8, 2 p.m. and March 11-14, 7 p.m. at Black Box Theater, Main Street Landing Performing Arts Center in Burlington. $21.75.  


Sunday, March 8th, 2014

International Women's Day

A celebration of achievements by fierce females calls for greater equality worldwide. Tasty fare and inspirational speakers round out the afternoon. Sun., March 8, 2:30-4:30 p.m. at Burlington City Hall Auditorium in Burlington. Free.

AARP Tax Prep Assistance

Tax counselors straighten up financial affairs for low- and middle-income taxpayers, with special attention to those ages 60 and up. Sundays, 1-4:30 p.m. Continues through March 29 at Fletcher Free Library in Burlington. Free; preregister for a time slot with Barbara Shatara: bshatara@burlingtonvt.gov or 802 865 7211

North American Women's Debating Championship

uick thinkers from UVM, Harvard, Cornell, Yale and other schools go head to head in a battle of the wits. North Lounge. Sun., March 8, 3:30 p.m. at Billings Student Center, UVM in Burlington. Free.

OK ABC Practice

A: Who am I? B: What do I want to be? C: How can I change the world? An open meeting welcomes those looking to explore these inquiries. Sundays, 4:45-6 p.m. Continues through Mar. 22 at Fletcher Free Library in Burlington. Free.

Dimanches French Conversation

Parlez-vous français? Speakers practice the tongue at a casual, drop-in chat. Local History Room. Sundays, 4-5:30 p.m. Continues through May 24 at Fletcher Free Library in Burlington. Free.

Nia with Linda

Drawing from martial arts, dance arts and healing arts, sensory-based movements inspire participants to explore their potential. Sundays, 9-10 a.m. at South End Studio in Burlington. $14.

Kombucha Brewing

Suzanna Bliss of Rooted Wisdom provides step-by-step instructions for making the beneficial fermented tea. Participants take a starter culture home. Sun., March 8, 2-3:30 p.m. at City Market/Onion River Co-op in Burlington. $5-10; preregister, limited space: http://www.citymarket.coop/calendar/2015-03-08/kombucha-brewing

Square-Foot Gardening

Master gardener Peter Burke shares strategies for successful soil and productive plots. Sun., March 8, 12-1 p.m. at City Market/Onion River Co-op in Burlington. $5-10; preregister: http://www.citymarket.coop/calendar/2015-03-08/intro-square-foot-gardening

Pints & Prose

Wordsmiths loosen up with libations, then interpret prompts from writer Kim J. Gifford. Sun., March 8, 5-7 p.m. at ONE Arts Center in Burlington. $18-24. Tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/pints-prose-tickets-15123699392

Lily Tomlin

SOLD OUT. The timeless talent elicits big laughs in "An Evening of Classic Lily Tomlin." Sun., March 8, 7 p.m. at Flynn MainStage in Burlington. $25-75.

'Singin' in the Rain'

Very Merry Theatre revisits the final days of Hollywood's silent-film era in an adaptation of the 1952 musical comedy starring Gene Kelly. Fri., March 6, 6-8 p.m., Sat., March 7, 2-4 & 7:30-9:30 p.m. and Sun., March 8, 6-8 p.m. at Rock Point School in Burlington. Free. Tickets: http://www.verymerrytheatre.org/

'The Office Plays'

The world of phones and photocopiers comes to life in Adam Bock's comedy, presented by Moxie Productions. March 5-7, 7 p.m., Sun., March 8, 2 p.m. and March 11-14, 7 p.m. at Black Box Theater, Main Street Landing Performing Arts Center in Burlington. $21.75. --------------------- If you are considering listing your home for sale or buying a home, condominium or Real Estate in Burlington VT or Chittenden County, please give me a call or email me to discuss the market, schools and your options. I would be delighted to assist you. I can be reached on my direct line at 802.238.5256, email me at Chris@ChrisHurdVT.com or visit my website: http://www.chrishurdvt.com/. Events listing source: SevenDaysVT, FindAndGoSeek.net, and Colchester Sun

Thursday, October 9, 2014

Featured Listing – 170 Park, Burlington, VT 05401 (MLS # 4379677)

Well Maintained multi-family in Burlington!
170 Park, Burlington, VT 05401 (MLS # 4379677)
Price: $249,900

More information for this property:
Type Multi-Family
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms 1
Square Footage 1,238
Lot Size 5,662 sq ft
Year Built 1899
Taxes $4603.60
MLS# 4379677

Description:
Mint condition multi-family home in the heart of Burlington. Very well maintained property with plenty to offer. First floor offers three bedrooms, large open kitchen with plenty of cabinet and counter space. Large storage area/mudroom off the kitchen. Newer windows and flooring throughout the home. Move in ready condition! Large wrap around covered porch great for relaxing or entertaining. Second level offers 1 bedroom and a large kitchen area, den/office and full bath. Newer kitchen counter top and move in condition. Full basement for extra storage space. Newer hot water heaters and roof. Private backyard perfect for entertaining friends and family. Located within walking distance of downtown Burlington and Lake Champlain.

More information for this property:
170 Park, Burlington, VT 05401 (MLS # 4379677)

Chris Hurd - Burlington VT Real EstateCall Chris at 802.238.5256 for inquiries.
Visit us at: www.chrishurdvt.com

Saturday, October 4, 2014

Events in Burlington, Vermont – October 4th - 5th

There's always something to do in Burlington, VT. Below is a sample of the some of events happening in Burlington this weekend...
Saturday, October 4th, 2014
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Fiddle Workshop with Pascal Gemme

Intermediate and advanced players hone their bow-and-string skills with Québécois musician Pascal Gemme. Sat., Oct. 4, 11 a.m.-12 p.m. at Burlington Violin Shop in Burlington. $10 suggested donation; preregister; limited space: http://youngtraditionvermont.org/events/fiddle-workshop-adults-pascal-gemme/

Ghostacular: ParaCon

Costumes are encouraged at a paranormal preview to Halloween featuring vendors, healers, readers and workshops. Sat., Oct. 4, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. at Hilton Hotel in Burlington. $7.

Sarah Ramsey Strong 5K

Runners honor the memory of the former Champlain College student and raise funds for the scholarship in her name. An after-party follows at ArtsRiot. Registration, 2-4 p.m.; run,4 p.m. Sat., Oct. 4, 4 p.m. at Emergent Media Center, Champlain College in Burlington. $10-100. More information: http://www.active.com/burlington-vt/running/distance-running-races/sarah-ramsey-strong-5k-2014

Queen City Ghostwalk: Darkness Falls

Paranormal historian Thea Lewis highlights haunted happenings throughout Burlington. Meet at the steps 10 minutes before start time. Saturdays, 8 p.m. through Oct. 11 at Burlington City Hall Park in Burlington. $15; preregister: http://www.queencityghostwalk.com/QCG_Home.html

UVM Historic Tour

Professor emeritus William Averyt references architectural gems and notable personalities on a walk through campus. Meet at the Ira Allen statue. Saturdays, 10 a.m.-12 p.m. Continues through Oct. 11 at University Green, UVM in Burlington. Free; preregister at uvm.edu

Youth Speak Out

Area youth voice opinions about pressing current issues such as Vermont's opiate epidemic and the events in Ferguson, Mo. Deejayed tunes and live entertainment complete the drug-free evening. Sat., Oct. 4, 5:30-8:30 p.m. at Burlington City Hall Auditorium in Burlington. Free.

ECHO Story Explorers: 'The Very Quiet Cricket'

A reading of Eric Carle's best-selling children's book paves the way for a real-life observation of the instrumental insects. Sat., Oct. 4, 10:30 a.m. at ECHO Lake Aquarium and Science Center/Leahy Center for Lake Champlain in Burlington. Free with admission, $9.50-12.50.

Jay Ungar & Molly Mason

The folk duo treats listeners to traditional tunes in "Ashokan Farwell: The Civil War and Beyond." Sat., Oct. 4, 7:30 p.m. at Fleming Museum, University of Vermont in Burlington. $15-30.

Forsake: Fall Kick-Off Party

Live music and gear giveaways fête the footwear company defined by form, function, urban sensibility and a DIY business model. Sat., Oct. 4, 9 p.m.-12 a.m. at Outdoor Gear Exchange in Burlington. Free; $5 after 10 p.m.; cash bar. preregister, limited space: http://gearx.com/blog/events/

Indigenous Peoples Movies

Films from ethnographer Ned Castle and award-winning filmmaker Matt Day explore basket-making, drumming, language and fellowship. Saturdays, Sundays, 2 p.m. Continues through Nov. 30 at ECHO Lake Aquarium and Science Center/Leahy Center for Lake Champlain in Burlington. Free with admission, $10.50-13.50.

Burlington Food Tour

Locavores sample the Queen City's finest cuisine on a scrumptious stroll that stops at the Burlington Farmers Market and an area restaurant. Saturdays, 12:30-3 p.m. Continues through Oct. 18 at East Shore Vineyard Tasting Room in Burlington. $45.

Burlington Farmers Market

More than 90 stands overflow with seasonal produce, flowers, artisan wares and prepared foods. Saturdays, 8:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Continues through Oct. 25 at Burlington City Hall Park in Burlington. Free

Laser-Cutter Training

Tinkerers learn machine safety and maintenance, file formatting, material usage and operational procedures. Saturdays, 9-10 a.m. Continues through Oct. 25 at Generator in Burlington. $20; preregister: http://generatorvermont.com/events/

3D Printing, Designing & Scanning With Blu-Bin

Instruction in basic programs teaches attendees how to build digital models of their ideas. Saturdays, 12-1:30 p.m. at Blu-Bin in Burlington. Free; preregister: http://www.meetup.com/Blu-Bin-Events-Burlington-VT/

R.I.P.P.E.D.

Resistance, intervals, power, plyometrics, endurance and diet define this high-intensity physical-fitness program. Saturdays, 9-10 a.m. at North End Studio A in Burlington. $10.

'A Grand Night for Singing'

Memorable Rodgers & Hammerstein tunes from Oklahoma, South Pacific and other Broadway classics anchor this UVM Theatre production. Fri., Oct. 3, 7:30-10 p.m., Sat., Oct. 4, 2-4:30 & 7:30-10 p.m., Through Oct. 11, 7:30-10 p.m. and Sun., Oct. 12, 2-4:30 p.m. at Royall Tyler Theatre, UVM in Burlington. $18-25. Tickets: http://uvmtheatre.org/tickets-grandnight.html

'The Prima Donettes'

Girls Nite Out Productions channels top female recording artists of the 1950s, ’60s and ’70s in this hip-shaking musical revue. Through Oct. 4, 7:30 p.m., Sun., Oct. 5, 2 p.m., Through Oct. 11, 7:30 p.m. and Sun., Oct. 12, 2 p.m. at Black Box Theater, Main Street Landing Performing Arts Center in Burlington. $18-22.

'October Souls'

A three-day theatrical fest packs a punch with three solo shows per night. See offcentervt.com for details. Fri., Oct. 3, 8 p.m. and Sat., Oct. 4, 8 p.m. at Off Center for the Dramatic Arts in Burlington. $8-15.


Sunday, October 5th, 2014

Harvest Run/Walk for Sustainability

Families make strides on 1K and 5K romps through farm fields and dirt roads. Proceeds benefit the Sustainability Academy. Sun., Oct. 5, 9 a.m.-12 p.m. at Intervale Center in Burlington. $5-15; $30 per family. More info: http://www.citymarket.coop/harvestfunrun

Raindate: Green Mountain Animal Defenders Walk for Farmed Animals

A stroll in black attire through downtown Burlington memorializes the billions of animals lost to food production. Walk route is up Church St., make a right onto Pearl Street, then up to Willard Street, to make our way back to Church via Main street, 1.5 miles total. Sun., Oct. 5, 10:45 a.m.-2 p.m. at Tradewinds (formerly Yankee Candle), 110 Church Street in Burlington. Free; donations accepted. http://www.razoo.com/team/Gmad-Walk-For-Farmed-Animals

Indigenous Peoples Movies

Films from ethnographer Ned Castle and award-winning filmmaker Matt Day explore basket-making, drumming, language and fellowship. Saturdays, Sundays, 2 p.m. Continues through Nov. 30 at ECHO Lake Aquarium and Science Center/Leahy Center for Lake Champlain in Burlington. Free with admission, $10.50-13.50.

Kidical Mass Group Bicycle Ride

Families take a leisurely spin around the Queen City. Sun., Oct. 5, 10:30 a.m.-12 p.m. at Maglianero Café in Burlington. Free

Marina Sitrin

The internationally renowned scholar of social movements discusses current issues, as reflected in her book They Can't Represent Us: Reinventing Democracy From Greece to Occupy. Sun., Oct. 5, 1-2:30 p.m. at Peace & Justice Center in Burlington. Free.

Sharon Webster

Poetry and visual art fill the pages of Everyone Lives Here. Sun., Oct. 5, 3 p.m. at Davis Studio in Burlington. Free.

Davorka Gosto

A Mother's Journey Through War recounts the author's struggle to keep her family intact during the Bosnian War. Sun., Oct. 5, 4-6 p.m. at Fletcher Free Library in Burlington. Free.

Rick & the All-Star Ramblers CD Release Party

Western-swing tunes inspired by the Green Mountain State dominate the recently released Welcome to OUR Vermont. Special guests and tours of the band's 1957 Flxible Starliner round out the day. Sun., Oct. 5, 4 p.m. at Hotel Vermont's Juniper Hall in Burlington. Free.

Soul Purpose Development: Light Body Meditation

Cynthia Warwick Seiler helps attendees access their higher selves in a focused practice. First Sunday of every month, 11 a.m.-12 p.m. Continues through Nov. 2 at Rainbow Institute in Burlington. $15 suggested donation.

Queen City Ghostwalk: Wicked Waterfront

A spooky stroll along the shores of Lake Champlain with Thea Lewis elicits thrills and chills. Meet at the fountain at the bottom of Pearl Street 10 minutes before start time. Sun., Oct. 5, 6 p.m. at Battery Park in Burlington. $15; preregister: http://www.queencityghostwalk.com/QCG_Home.html

Queen City Ghostwalk: Lakeview Cemetery

Paranormal authority Thea Lewis leads a grave adventure through historic headstones. Parking available at Burlington High School. Meet at Louisa Howard Chapel 10 minutes before start time. Sundays, 8 p.m. Continues through Oct. 26 at Lakeview Cemetery in Burlington. $15; preregister: http://www.queencityghostwalk.com/QCG_Home.html

Dimanches French Conversation

Parlez-vous français? Speakers practice the tongue at a casual, drop-in chat. Local History Room. Sundays, 4-5:30 p.m. Continues through May 24 at Fletcher Free Library in Burlington. Free.

Balkan Singing & Folk Dancing

Folks lift their voices with Flo Fooden, then join Louise Brill and friends, who organize them into lines and circles set to complex rhythms. No partner necessary. Sun., Oct. 5, 4-7 p.m. at Ohavi Zedek Synagogue in Burlington. $6 suggested donation.

Nia with Suzy

Drawing from martial arts, dance arts and healing arts, sensory-based movements inspire participants to explore their potential. Sundays, 9-10 a.m. at South End Studio in Burlington. $14.

Women's Pickup Soccer

Quick-footed ladies of varying skill levels break a sweat while stringing together passes and making runs for the goal. Sundays, 6-8 p.m. Continues through Sept. 28 at Robert Miller Community & Recreation Center in Burlington. $3; for women ages 18 and up.

Student Choreography Showcase

UVM dance composition students perform original works in various styles. Sun., Oct. 5, 7-8:30 p.m. at UVM Recital Hall, Redstone Campus in Burlington. Free.

'The Prima Donettes'

Girls Nite Out Productions channels top female recording artists of the 1950s, ’60s and ’70s in this hip-shaking musical revue. Through Oct. 4, 7:30 p.m., Sun., Oct. 5, 2 p.m., Through Oct. 11, 7:30 p.m. and Sun., Oct. 12, 2 p.m. at Black Box Theater, Main Street Landing Performing Arts Center in Burlington. $18-22.

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If you are considering listing your home for sale or buying a home, condominium or Real Estate in Burlington VT or Chittenden County, please give me a call or email me to discuss the market, schools and your options. I would be delighted to assist you. I can be reached on my direct line at 802.238.5256, email me at Chris@ChrisHurdVT.com or visit my website: http://chrishurdvt.com.

Events listing source: SevenDaysVT, and Colchester Sun

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Featured Listing – 121 North Champlain Street, Burlington, VT 05401 (MLS # 4378756)

Spacious Bungalow in Downtown Burlington!
121 North Champlain Street, Burlington, VT 05401 (MLS # 4378756)
Price: $150,000

Type Condo
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms 1
Square Footage 1,113
Lot Size 16,117 sq ft
Year Built 1904
Taxes $3306.64
MLS# 4378756

Description:
Downtown Burlington two story stand-alone Condo with off street parking. Great for owner occupancy or rental. Three bedrooms including a first floor master. This Bungalow style home boasts loads of space. First floor laundry, an additional den, and open kitchen overlooking the deck. A rare find conveniently located just steps to Church Street, bike path, schools, and restaurants. Simple downtown living at its best.
More information for this property: 121 North Champlain Street, Burlington, VT 05401 (MLS # 4378756)

Chris Hurd - Burlington VT Real EstateCall Chris at 802.238.5256 for inquiries. Visit us at: www.chrishurdvt.com

Monday, September 8, 2014

Featured Listing – 31 Rivermount, Burlington, VT 05408 (MLS # 4376943)

A Contemporary with Potential in Burlington!
31 Rivermount, Burlington, VT 05408 (MLS # 4376943)
Price: $229,900

More information for this property:
Type House
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms 2
Square Footage 1,872
Lot Size 13,068 sq ft
Year Built 1962
Taxes $4274.24
MLS# 4376943

Description:
Are you looking for a great New North End home with loads of potential? This 3bd, hillside contemporary with an attached garage features birds-eye maple hardwood floors, living room with wood burning fireplace and a private wooded back yard with a patio. Recent upgrades include furnace with on demand hot water and Anderson windows. Not a diamond-in-the-ruff but rather a diamond-in-need-of-polishing.

More information for this property: 31 Rivermount, Burlington, VT 05408 (MLS # 4376943)

Chris Hurd - Burlington VT Real EstateCall Chris at 802.238.5256 for inquiries.
Visit us at: www.chrishurdvt.com

Friday, August 29, 2014

Events in Burlington, Vermont – August 29th – 31st

There's always something to do in Burlington, Vermont. Below is a sample of the some of events happening in Burlington this weekend...
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Friday, August 29th, 2014

'Andy 'A-Dog' Williams: A Video Tribute'

A pizza party complete with samples of 14th Star Brewing Company's A-Dog Ale and tunes from Friends for A-Dog Vol. 1 gives way to the premiere of Seth Neary's film. Proceeds benefit Friends for A-Dog. Fri., Aug. 29, 6 p.m. at Film House, Main Street Landing Performing Arts Center in Burlington. $10. As of 8/25/14, only 60 tickets available for 6pm! A second showing will also be held at  8:30 p.m. More info: http://www.friendsforadog.com/

ArtsRiot Food Truck Stop

Gourmet eats and local libations from mobile kitchens satisfy discerning palates. Fridays, 5-10 p.m. Continues through Oct. 10 at ArtsRiot in Burlington. Cost of food and drink. More info: http://artsriot.com/ai1ec_event/artsriot-truck-stop/?

City Hall Park Lunchtime Performance

Cajun rhythms by the Green Mountain Playboys spice up an outdoor show. Fri., Aug. 29, 12-1 p.m. at Burlington City Hall Park in Burlington. Free. More info: http://www.burlingtoncityarts.org/Imagine_City_Hall_Park/

Queen City Ghostwalk: Darkness Falls

Paranormal historian Thea Lewis highlights haunted happenings throughout Burlington. Meet at the steps 10 minutes before start time. Fridays, Saturdays, 8 p.m. Continues through Oct. 11 at Burlington City Hall Park in Burlington. $15; preregister: http://www.queencityghostwalk.com/QCG_Home.html

Healthy Aging Week at the Y

Folks aspiring to be fit after 50 explore various health-related topics with local experts. Wed., Aug. 27, 4-5 p.m., Thu., Aug. 28, 2 p.m. and Fri., Aug. 29, 10:15-11:15 a.m. at Greater Burlington YMCA (Burlington) in Burlington. Free. More info: http://www.gbymca.org/healthy-aging-week/

Burlington Bike Party: 'Fairy Tale'

Costumed riders' safe and fun bicycling in a non-competitive group setting on a themed monthly ride through the Queen City. Rides are generally 8-12 miles with a new route each month. Costumes and music are encouraged. Meet at the northeast corner of the park at 7:30 p.m. Fri., Aug. 29, 8 p.m. at Burlington City Hall Park in Burlington. Free. Information: www.burlingtonbikeparty.org

Queen City Tango Practilonga

Dancers kick off the weekend with improvisation, camaraderie and laughter. No partner necessary, but clean, smooth-soled shoes required. Beginner lesson, 7-7:45 p.m.; informal dancing, 7:30-10 p.m. Fridays, 7-10 p.m. Continues through Jan. 16 at North End Studio B in Burlington. $7.

Laughter Yoga - New time!

Breathe, clap, chant and ... giggle! Participants decrease stress with this playful practice. Bring personal water. Fridays, 12-1 p.m. at The Wellness Co-op in Burlington. Free.

Women's Circle

Those who identify as women gather for readings, discussion and activities. Fridays, 2-3:30 p.m. Continues through July 25 at The Wellness Co-op in Burlington. Free.


Saturday, August 30th, 2014

A-Dog Day

A day of skateboarding, art, food and music celebrates the life and legacy of Andy "A-Dog" Williams. A silent auction and bone marrow drive benefit Mixed Marrow. Sat., Aug. 30, 3 p.m. at Various locations in Burlington. Free. Information: www.friendsforadog.com

The Great Donut Race

Cyclists will be given a map with race checkpoints, which will consist of local cafes and bakeshops throughout Burlington and Winooski.  All racers will check in at each and get stamped. At this point, racers have the option of eating up to three donuts per checkpoint to shave minutes off their finish time.  The race begins and ends at Arts Riot. An awards ceremony and reception complete this benefit for Local Motion. Check-in, 10 a.m.; race, 11 a.m. Sat., Aug. 30, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. at ArtsRiot in Burlington. $10; preregister: http://artsriot.com/ai1ec_event/the-great-donut-race/?instance_id=540

Saturday Story Time

Youngsters and their caregivers listen to entertaining tales. Saturdays, 11 a.m. Continues through Aug. 30 at Phoenix Books in Burlington. Free.

Queen City Ghostwalk: Darkness Falls

Paranormal historian Thea Lewis highlights haunted happenings throughout Burlington. Meet at the steps 10 minutes before start time. Saturdays, 8 p.m. through Oct. 11 at Burlington City Hall Park in Burlington. $15; preregister: http://www.queencityghostwalk.com/QCG_Home.html

UVM Historic Tour

Professor emeritus William Averyt references architectural gems and notable personalities on a walk through campus. Meet at the Ira Allen statue. Saturdays, 10 a.m.-12 p.m. Continues through Oct. 11 at University Green, UVM in Burlington. Free; preregister at uvm.edu

Saturday Story Time

Youngsters and their caregivers gather for entertaining tales. Saturdays, 11 a.m. Continues through August 30 at Phoenix Books Burlington in Burlington. Free.

Break It! Make It! Family Workshop

Rachel Hooper helps tinkerers ages 8 through 12 and their adult companions transform old toys and household junk into DIY creations. Sat., Aug. 30, 10 a.m.-12 p.m. and Sat., Sept. 13, 10 a.m.-12 p.m. at Generator in Burlington. $20.

Chocolate Tasting

Sweets lovers tap into the nuances of sour, spicy, earthy and fruity flavors. Saturdays, 3 p.m. Continues through Aug. 30 at Lake Champlain Chocolates Factory Store & Café in Burlington. Free.

Burlington Farmers Market

More than 90 stands overflow with seasonal produce, flowers, artisan wares and prepared foods. Saturdays, 8:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Continues through Oct. 25 at Burlington City Hall Park in Burlington. Free

Burlington Food Tour

Locavores sample the Queen City's finest cuisine on a scrumptious stroll that stops at the Burlington Farmers Market and an area restaurant. Saturdays, 12:30-3 p.m. Continues through Oct. 18 at East Shore Vineyard Tasting Room in Burlington, $45

R.I.P.P.E.D.

Resistance, intervals, power, plyometrics, endurance and diet define this high-intensity physical-fitness program. Saturdays, 9-10 a.m. at North End Studio A in Burlington. $10.

3D Printing, Designing & Scanning With Blu-Bin

Instruction in basic programs teaches attendees how to build digital models of their ideas. Saturdays, 12-1:30 p.m. at Blu-Bin in Burlington. Free; preregister: http://www.meetup.com/Blu-Bin-Events-Burlington-VT/

Intro to Illustrator: Vector Graphics & Line Art

Brian O'Neill covers the fundamentals of the computer drawing program in an interactive workshop. Sat., Aug. 30, 12-3 p.m. at Generator in Burlington. $20

Green Mountain Cabaret

Rhinestones meet rock-and-roll when burlesque dancers shake and shimmy in "Bootlegs Live." Sat., Aug. 30, 8-9:30 p.m. at Club Metronome in Burlington. $10-15; for ages 18 and up. More info & tickets: http://www.ticketfly.com/event/648057


Sunday, August 31st, 2014

Israeli Folk Dancing

All ages and skill levels convene for circle and line dances, which are taught, reviewed and prompted. No partner necessary, but clean, soft-soled shoes are required. Sun., Aug. 31, 7:30-9:30 p.m. at Ohavi Zedek Synagogue in Burlington. $2; free first session.

Queen City Ghostwalk: Lakeview Cemetery

Paranormal authority Thea Lewis leads a grave adventure through historic headstones. Parking available at Burlington High School. Meet at Louisa Howard Chapel 10 minutes before start time. Sundays, 8 p.m. Continues through Oct. 26 at Lakeview Cemetery in Burlington. $15; preregister: http://www.queencityghostwalk.com/QCG_Home.html

Community Vinyasa Yoga

Rose Bryant helps students focus on breath, intention and inner balance. Sundays, 12:45-1:45 p.m. Continues through Aug. 31 at Sangha Studio in Burlington. Donations.

Community Restorative Yoga

Tisha Shull leads a gentle practice aimed at achieving mind-body balance. Sundays, 5:30-7 p.m. Continues through Aug. 31 at Sangha Studio in Burlington. Donations. https://clients.mindbodyonline.com/ASP/adm/home.asp?studioid=141607

Yogic Science: Pranayama and Meditation

Mindfulness techniques focus the senses and support an asana practice. Proceeds benefit the Center for Mindful Learning. Sundays, 2-3 p.m. Continues through Aug. 31 at Sangha Studio in Burlington. Donations.

Women's Pickup Soccer

Quick-footed ladies of varying skill levels break a sweat while stringing together passes and making runs for the goal. Sundays, 6-8 p.m. Continues through Sept. 28 at Robert Miller Community & Recreation Center in Burlington. $3; for women ages 18 and up.
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Events listing source: SevenDaysVT, and Colchester Sun