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I must admit that while I have seen Stephen Huneck's lab prints before, I had no
idea that he was a Vermont artist.  He will be exhibiting in Quechee Lakes,
Vermont in February...and reading from his latest book,
Sally Gets a Job (see our
Calendar Pick of the Week, below, for details).  I've also added his work to The
Heart of New England art gallery (see box below).   ~M.
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Issue #191
January 27, 2008
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Greetings from
The Heart
of New England!

This Week:

Essay:
Letterboxing: Hidden
Treasures in the Hills

Recipe:
New England Pea Soup

From the Archives:
Getting There...From Here

Mark Your Calendar:
Vermont Artist Stephen
Huneck to Exhibit Work

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Calendar Pick of the Week:

February 16, 2008
Quechee Lakes Concierge Center
Quechee Lakes, Vermont

New York Times Bestseller Stephen Huneck
To Present His Work at The Quechee Lakes Company

Stephen Huneck, renowned Vermont artist and author of the
“Sally Series” children’s books, will conduct a reading of his
latest work, highlighting his exhibit of lab prints and woodcuts
at The Quechee Lakes Company, where an exhibition of
Mr. Huneck’s internationally acclaimed woodcuts and prints
will be held from February 1st through March 2008.

In addition to reading from his latest Sally Series book,
Sally Get a Job, Mr. Huneck
will explain his woodcutting and printing techniques to guests on February 16th.
Those attending the event at The Concierge Center will also have opportunity to
speak with Mr. Huneck, purchase a copy of his book and obtain the author’s
signature. Stephen Huneck is a New York Times Bestseller, and has been honored
with the Society of Illustrators Silver Award, Parents Choice Silver Medal Award,
Child Magazine Best Books, and Smithsonian Notable Book.

Mr. Huneck will be at The Quechee Lakes Concierge from 1-3 pm on February
16th, and his book reading is scheduled for 1:30 pm. Space is limited. Please
contact The Quechee Lakes Concierge to make reservations or to receive additional
information by calling: 888-566-8244, or emailing:
concierge@quecheelakes.com.
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This Week's Stories:

Essay: Hidden Treasure in the Hills...The Lure of Letterboxing
No matter where you live in northern New England, there’s probably a hidden
treasure nearby.

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Recipe: New England Pea Soup
This New England favorite makes a hearty lunch and, with a salad and some crusty
bread, is a welcome dinner as well, so give this healthy and economical recipe a try.
As I write this, sub zero weather is predicted for tonight, followed by snow in the
morning - weather my mother would have said is perfect for hot bowls of pea soup!

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From our Archives: Getting There...From Here
When I first moved to New Hampshire from New York I was told the old adage:
"You can't get there from here." Over the twenty years I've lived here I believed this
to be true. I never thought I could get "there."  I wasn't even sure where it was. I
didn't even know anyone who'd been "there" or anyone that could tell me what it
looked like.

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