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Free First Sunday

10:00am-4:00pm Enjoy free admission on the first Sunday of each month, courtesy of the Nypro Foundation.


Icon Drawing Class with Ileana Barbu  

Monday, October 10 – Friday, October 14, 10:00am – 3:00pm Members $450, Not-yet-members $500 Limited to 14 participants, registration is required by October 1. All materials included. This intensive workshop focuses on developing the aspiring iconographer's drawing skills. Using the ideal models of the Theotokos and Christ prototypes, you will learn how to draw the features […]

$450 – $500

Virtual Lecture: Mary’s Spirit: Icons of the Dormition and Other Haunting Presences

Saturday, October 22, 1:00-2:00pm Members $5, Not-yet-members $9 Registration required by Friday, October 21. The Zoom link will be emailed the morning of the program. This talk details the mystical, supernatural power that emanates from Orthodox icons. Taking the tiny depiction of the spirit of the Virgin Mary, which appears in icons of her dormition as […]

$5 – $9

Book Launch and Author’s Talk

Visible Image of the Invisible God: A Guide to Russian and Byzantine Icons Sunday, November 6, 1:00-3:00pm Free and free Museum admission (Free First Sunday) Join Museum docent and author Dennis J. Sardella for the launch of his new book Visible Image of the Invisible God: A Guide to Russian and Byzantine Icons, published by Paraclete […]


Virtual Lecture: Think of a Door

Saturday, November 12, 1:00-2:00pm Members $5, Not-yet-members $9 Registration required by Friday, November 11. The Zoom link will be emailed the morning of the program. In this talk, artist and researcher Zara Worth will discuss her research into the visual, symbolic, and metaphoric similarities between Eastern Orthodox icons and contemporary smartphones. By sharing her research process […]

$5 – $9

Mini Exhibition Opening

Sunday, November 13, 10:00am-4:00pm Free with admission Join collector and ballet instructor Yana Veselova for a day dedicated to Russian ballet. Enjoy Swan Lake: 145 Years of History and Triumph, an exhibition of photographs, costumes, and historic documents on view in the Museum’s auditorium. Activities will run all day, and a wine and cheese reception will […]


Workshop: Mushroom Tinctures

Workshop: Mushroom Tinctures with Rachel Goclawski Saturday, November 19, 10:00am-12:30pm Members $40, Not-yet-members $50 Limited to 12 participants, registration required by November 7. Learn about native wild medicinal mushrooms and how you can forage them, plus prepare your own jar of Mushroom Tincture during this info-packed workshop and lecture! While we learn the identification, preparation, and […]

$40 – $50

Holiday Member Open House

Saturday, December 3, 6:00-8:00pm Members are encouraged to bring nonmember friends to our annual Holiday Open House. You’ll enjoy live music by the Slavic Tunes Choir, sweet treats, and the lighting of our spectacular holiday tree in the main gallery. We’ll also offer a special friend and family discount in the Museum Shop that night. So […]


Workshop: Birchbark Ornaments

Saturday, December 10, 1:00-5:00pm Members $165, Not-yet-members $180 Limited to 10 participants, registration required by December 1. Enjoy the simple pleasure of crafting a decoration or gift from responsibly and hand-harvested materials in Northern Vermont. Utilizing techniques common to the Russian and Scandinavian styles of basketry, you will craft birds and stars using strips of inner […]

$165 – $180