Tag: History

Brattleboro Women’s Chorus

The Brattleboro Women’s Chorus was founded in the fall of 1996 by Becky Graber. When they began their second semester, in the spring of 1997, Becky moved rehearsals to All Souls Church, and ever since the Women’s Chorus has found welcome and support from the … read more.

Becky Cameron

My family moved to Brattleboro, Vermont during the summer of 1958.  We attended All Souls Church when we were located downtown.  My memories are mostly about our minister, Rev. Fred Miller and our youth group leader, Charles Butterfield.   We had the best time, a … read more.

Linda Stavely

Linda and Tony Stavely were very active in the early 1970s.  Linda was an expert cook and hosted many fundraising meals at WVMH.

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If you have a memory about the West Village Meeting House that you would like to share, please tell us about … read more.

Ede Thomas

Ede Thomas’s Pathway to All Souls Church

I became a Unitarian when I married my husband Tommy in 1953.  We got married in my own church which was Presbyterian. But when we went to the rehearsal the night before the wedding, Tommy objected to the minister’s … read more.

Building Named

After almost two years in the new building, the church decided to give their new home a new name.

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If you have a memory about the West Village Meeting House that you would like to share, please tell us about it in the “Reply” … read more.

Linda Hay

I have been coming to All Souls Church since good friends chose to hold their Civil Union here. It was soon after Civil Unions had become legal in Vermont. A joyous celebration, those present included the entire fourth grade class taught by one of the … read more.

Marie Gorst

My Pathway to All Souls Church

Originally I was introduced the Unitarian Church as a child of about 8 to 10 years old when my family chose to visit the Unitarian Church in Honolulu, Hawaii. We didn’t attend for long and our attendance was sporadic but … read more.

Arts

The WVMH was designed as a home for all kinds of arts which would draw in the wider public. This purpose has been fulfilled by a great variety of concerts, exhibits, and productions over the years. Subdivisions in this large section are Music, … read more.

The Bazaar

Our Holiday Bazaar is a fundraising event that involves almost every member in some way.  It was started sometime in the 1980s.  Mary Dunham, with her great talent in growing things and leading people,  was one of the key  organizers.  The event drew many people … read more.

Maisie Crowther

Maisie Crowther’s Pathway

Chuck and I met through a mutual friend, an “Experimenter.”  We moved to Brattleboro in 1966 – because he was working at The School for International Training. We ‘experimented’ by sampling the local churches. 

One Sunday in 1968, we attended the downtown Old Stone … read more.