The holidays are right around the corner, and if you’re looking for something artsy to do, here’s a roundup of what’s happening, in alphabetical order.

Canal Street Gallery

The Canal Street Gallery at 23 Canal St. in Bellows Falls, Vermont, is hosting the exhibit “The Art for All,” running through Jan. 15. Hours are 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday. Call 802-289-0104, or go online to for information.

Southern Vermont Arts Center

During the weekend of Dec. 4, Southern Vermont Arts Center will be hosting several special events. Its 2021 Holiday Craft Market on Saturday and Sunday, Dec. 4 and 5 runs from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and will feature more than two-dozen artisan craft vendors. This year’s market will be held on both floors of SVAC’s Yester House. Baskets, ceramics, furniture, glass, jewelry, leather, metal, and mixed media, are just some of the handmade local gifts available.

In addition, Maxine Linehan’s World Premiere Holiday Concert takes place at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 4. “This Time of Year” is her new show, about love and loss, yearning and joy, memory and the ineffable secrets of the heart. Go online to visit for tickets and more information.

“Japanese Woodblock Prints: Then and Now” is also on display in the Wilson Museum and Yester House. Opening Saturday, Nov. 20, “Hiroshige and the Changing Japanese Landscape” will be on view in the Elizabeth de C. Wilson Museum. The exhibit features Utagawa Hiroshige’s (1797-1858) full series of the Hoeido Tokaido — 55 images of a journey along the Great Tokaido, a coastal road that connected Edo (now Tokyo) to Kyoto, more than 300 miles away.

Southern Vermont Arts Center is located at 930 SVAC Drive in Manchester, Vermont. It’s open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday-Sunday. Call 802-362-1405 or go online to for more information.

The Vault

The Gallery at the Vault at 68 Main St. in Springfield, Vermont, is showcasing “Let There Be Light” through Wednesday, Dec. 29. This open-wall juried show features various media by local artists. Call 802-885-7111, or go online to for more information.


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