This week's featured Video is March 12ths Library Lecture with Vince Feeney. And don't forget this week's featured Playlist, jammed packed with videos from the local series Marijuana Resolve. Head on over to our Video on Demand Player to check out our spotlight video and playlist. Check weekly as we post new local programs to our Featured category on our player. You can also browse our Spotlight Playlist which will reside just below the Channel Streams and is updated regularly.
This week's Featured video is from prolific BCTV producer Maria Dominguez. Her diligent coverage of Brooks Memorial Library lectures continues with Vince Feeney as he presents The Irish 'Wave' in the Green Mountains--the little-known story of Irish immigrants in mid-nineteenth century Vermont. Feeney is an associate professor at UVM and author of the recently published history of the Irish in Vermont, Finnigans, Slaters and Stonepeggers. For a complete listing of upcoming lectures visit the Library's Events Calendar.
This week's Spotlight Playlist is Marijuana Resolve. Former State Rep. Daryl Pillsbury and Marijuana Resolve Inc. President Vidda Crochetta host a monthly discussion about the growing conflict between citizens and the policies of their government. With legislators and law enforcement professionals making guest appearances, Marijuana Resolve provides an in depth look at the world's most controversial plant.
And on deck for the coming weeks we'll have videos and playlists from Montpelier Connection with Mike Mrowicki, Neighbor to Neighbor and plenty more. Be sure to check in every week as we bring new community videos into focus. And there's still time to check out videos from last weeks Spotlight Playlist SIT Abroad, as well as Town Meetings 2011 which includes this weekends Brattleboro Representative Town Meeting plus the 2010 meeting, along with Town Meetings from Putney, Guilford, and Vernon.