A Ripton resident is giving a reading at the Ilsley public library, down in Middlebury, the week after Sunday:
Tal Birdsey, author and educator
Living School, Living Words
Sunday, January 16, 2 p.m.
Tal will read from the manuscript of his
"in-progress" second book tentatively entitled Living School. His first book, A
Room for Learning - The Making of a School in Vermont, recounted the formation
of North Branch School in Ripton. What does a living school look like? Hear the
ideas of a dynamic, vibrant educator.