At the Bar: Remember our Sunday and Monday drink specials. Sunday, August 5th we offer a $2.50 pint of Wolaver's Wildflower Wheat, a $4 glass of Boyden Valley Seyval Blanc or Big Barn Red. Our Green Goddess, with cucumber, tequila and lime, is offered for $5.
Around the Galaxy: Earth pond building expert Tim Matson will be at The Galaxy on Tuesday, July 31st, to talk about the new updated edition of his classic guide, Earth Ponds: The Country Pond Maker's Guide to Building, Maintenance, and Restoration. Bring questions about your own pond or plans straight to the source! On Thursday at 6PM, David Goodman will discuss When the River Rose and the flooding last August in Waterbury. Goodman will be joined by his wife, Sue Minter, Vermont's Irene Recovery Officer to talk about the flooding and ongoing recovery efforts around the state. Finally, for First Friday, the Galaxy will be open from 10-10, featuring specials and a new shipment of bargain books.
Music Notes:Big Hat, No Cattle, Vermont's newest old time western swing trio join us this Thursday, August 2 at 7:30. Support local music and don't miss their honky tonk tunes!
Local Events: First Friday in Hardwick is this Friday, August 3 from 5-10. Celebrate Hardwick, have a good time with family, friends and neighbors, enjoy live music, sales, health and fitness activities, snacks, and extended hours. We're hosting our own Pop up Art Gallery and Pub with Cornerstone Restoration at the top of the main stairs in the Hardwick Inn. Meet local artists, with works by Ed Stehle, Louise Arnold, and Tom Cote, from 5-7, and enjoy our Pub from 7-10, with beer, wine, sodas, and snacks, and live music from 5-10. Jeanne Miller helped us book local talent, including Kristina Michelsen, Josh Gould, Tracy Wolters, and Danville Dan. In the restaurant, we'll be serving Vermont beer, wine, and cocktail specials from 2:30.
Mark your calendars for our next dance party, Shakin' & Bakin' on Friday, August 10 from 10-2. Get your blood flowing and your dance on with DJ DMD. No cover, full bar and snacks. Cash donation for music encouraged. 18+, photo ID at the door.