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Fairy house

Grafton: During a final weekend of September, The Nature Museum will benefaction a 7th annual Fairy House Festival. This lively family knowledge is reason in a forests of Grafton on Saturday, Sept. 26, and Sunday, Sept. 27, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Visitors will follow a inlet trail sprinkled with desirable angel houses, afterwards lapse to The Nature Museum to emanate their possess angel dwellings in a gardens. Hands-on crafts, face portrayal and froth turn out this interactive and enchanting knowledge for all. Light refreshments will be permitted for squeeze and picnicking is encouraged. If we or your classification would like to build a angel residence for this year’s festival, greatfully hit Executive Director Carrie King during

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Craft vendors needed

Townshend: The Townshend Pumpkin Festival has businessman spaces permitted for a 31th Annual Pumpkin Festival on Saturday, Oct. 17, on a common from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. For crafters with questions, hit Ian Harrison 802-874-4416 or Bob DeSiervo 802-365-7179.

Craft vendors needed

Brattleboro: The Fraternal Order Of Eagles Auxiliary No. 2445 is looking for crafters for a Nov. 7 qualification sale. Tables space permitted for $30. For some-more information, call Beverly during 603-256-3029.

Community dinner

Townshend: The village is invited to cooking during noon on Thursday, Sep 3, during a Townshend Church. The dish is sponsored by Senior Solutions. Suggested concession is $3.50 for people 60 years and up; all others $4. Take-out dishes will be available. Everyone is welcome.

Senior lunch

Guilford: The Guilford Senior Lunch, sponsored by Senior Solutions, will take place on Friday, Sept. 4, during a Guilford Community Church. The menu includes hamburger in rolls, cole slaw, chips and pickles, with pink shortcake for dessert. For some-more information and to make reservations, call 802-254-9774, no after than Wednesday, Sep 2.

Tai Chi

Halifax: The Halifax Community Club and a Whitingham Free Public Library are co-sponsoring a Tai Chi category that will be reason on Wednesdays from 10 to 11 a.m. during a Halifax Community Hall. The initial array will start on Sept. 2, with weekly classes stability until Nov 11. The instructor, Halifax proprietor Seth Geeslin, has been practicing Tai Chi for some-more than 20 years and training for about 15 years. The category will be Yang style, with an importance on training beginners. However, people of all levels of Tai Chi are speedy to participate. There is a suggested intentional concession of $5 per class. All donations will be unsentimental toward a winter feverishness account to capacitate a bar to horde Tai Chi classes and other programs year-round in a ancestral hall.  For some-more information, hit Linda Lyon during or 802-368-2211.

Women’s Chorus

Brattleboro: On Wednesday, Sept. 2, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., and Thursday, Sept. 3, from 10 a.m. to noon, a Brattleboro Women’s Chorus is hosting rehearsals for arriving shows. The Wednesday operation is during All Souls Church and Thursday’s is during Centre Congregational Church. Open rehearsals will again be reason on Wednesday, Sept. 9 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. and Thursday, Sept. 10 from 10 a.m. to noon. All women and girls 10 and over are invited to join or attend a initial operation yet obligation. No auditions or music-reading abilities compulsory — many songs are taught by ear. For some-more information, revisit or call 802-254-8994.

Vermont Yankee

Brattleboro: The Advisory Opinion Subcommittee of a Vermont Nuclear Decommissioning Citizens Advisory Panel will reason a special assembly on Sept. 2, from noon to 1 p.m. during a Windham Regional Commission, 139 Main Street, in a WRC contention room. The subcommittee will plead a routine and topics associated to arising advisory opinions in credentials for a full row contention during a Sept. 24 NDCAP meeting. This special assembly is open to a public.

Garden Club

Newfane: This month a Newfane Garden Club will accommodate during a Newfane Congregational Church on Thursday, Sept. 3 during 2 p.m. The guest orator will be author Castle Freeman, Jr. He will examination a preference of his essays on inlet and gardening in Vermont. Castle has lived in a area given 1972 and has combined for Yankee magazine, Harrowsmith, Country Journal, and The Atlantic Monthly, among others. For 30 years he wrote a “Farmer’s Calendar” essays for a Old Farmer’s Almanac.


Brattleboro: In a giveaway display scheduled for Thursday, Sept. 3, during 7 p.m. during a Brattleboro Museum Art Center, author and transport beam Tim Weed will give an illustrated harangue on Ernest Hemingway’s life in Cuba and Spain. Drawing on his possess endless knowledge in Cuba and Spain, Weed will plead Hemingway’s life in a dual countries he desired most, with sold anxiety to a change of place and enlightenment on Hemingway’s fiction. For some-more information, call 802-257-0124 or revisit

The Hungry Heart

Marlboro: A screening of “The Hungry Heart” will be reason Friday, Sep 4, 3:30 p.m. during Marlboro College, Ragle Hall, Serkin Center. The film provides an insinuate demeanour during a mostly dark universe of medication drug obsession by a universe of Vermont pediatrician Fred Holmes, who works with patients struggling with this disease. This is a initial in a array of speakers for a division complete called Speech Matters, Reframing a National Debate on Addiction. The screening will be followed by a contention with filmmaker Bess O’Brien.

In-Sight open house

Brattleboro: At Gallery Walk, from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 4, In-Sight will entice visitors to see and knowledge what goes on during In-Sight classes during this Family Open House. Attendees will have an eventuality to debate a facility, make a photogram in a darkroom, see a tyro muster in a gallery, accommodate a staff , check out a a cold detailed equipment, buy a raffle sheet for a Lakota quilt, and see samples of tyro work from a summer video class.

Circus Arts

Brattleboro: The New England Center for Circus Arts will set adult a freestanding aerial supply on a grass of a Brattlebor Museum and Arts Center for dual giveaway shows during 6 p.m. and 6:45 p.m. on Sept. 4. The Gallery Walk playground outward will embody high drifting aerialists and bendy acrobats; inside a exhibits embody windy pastels by Ray Ruseckas, sculptures by Rodrigo Nay and an vaunt exploring computers and art. On Sept. 6 and 7 see some-more NECCA students perform during a Guilford Fair in 3 shows daily. For some-more information revisit or call 802-254-9780.

Martial arts

Dummerston: Beginner’s Hunyuan Taiji Quan is a 14-week array that introduces a beliefs of alignment, balance, scold movement, and qi cultivation. Each week participants will learn a new transformation of a Hunyuan 12-movement taiji quan form. The category will be reason during a Dummerston Grange, any Friday from 9 to 10:15 a.m. starting Sept. 4. The cost is $250 for 14 weeks. To register, revisit or email

Gallery Walk Sampling

Brattleboro: Come stop by and suffer giveaway samples via a Brattleboro Food Co-op during Gallery Walk. Friday, Sept. 4, from 5 to 6:30 p.m.

Community supper

Athens: Sponsored by Grafton Cares, monthly village repast in a groundwork of a Athens Community Church, 6 p.m. on Sept. 4 and any initial Friday of a month. No assign yet donations are welcomed. Sep and Oct will also underline a “Share a Harvest” Table. Bring additional furnish from your home garden to share with your neighbors. Please no overgrown, over developed or marred items. For some-more information hit Dennis and Karen during 802-869-2674.

Historical Society

Grafton: The Grafton Historical Society will reason a annual fundraising event, a bake sale and a wordless auction, Saturday, Sept. 5, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in front of a Museum on Main Street. The eventuality raises supports for a operation of a museum and a restoration of a ancestral Brick Meeting House. The eventuality is open to a open and will coincide with a Grafton Public Library’s annual book sale on a same day. The Historical Society will offer an outward lunch preference commencement about 11 a.m. with a accumulation of dishes such as prohibited dogs , chili, baked beans, and desserts. Silent Auction offerings embody dual get-a-way vacations; dual Red Sox tickets and a pizza cooking for six; Bill Brown’s famous apple pies; and a Grafton Auto Vehicle Inspection. For some-more information hit Grafton Historical Society during 843 2584 or

Saturday swap

Brattleboro: The Windham County Solid Waste District’s Swap Program on Ferry Road is open any Saturday from 8:30 a.m. to noon. Items this week embody coffee table, organ with bench, televisions, stroller, gas griddle grill, bike, window weights, humidifier, wall clock, pardonable bureau games, upholder seat, trunk, wall shelf, building lamps with table, ice skates, lavatory sinks, rail highway lantern, Rival crock pot, ice brick trays.

Hogback story hike

Marlboro: There will be a Hogback History Hike Sunday, Sept. 6, commencement during 1 p.m. The thesis will be The Old Pease Cellar Hole and a People Who Lived in a Home. Not many people know about a hardly manifest attic hole only north of a Old Hogback Road on a north side of Route 9, yet there was a plantation there for a tiny over 100 years. Our beam Marcia Hamilton has detected engaging information about some of those early residents in Marlboro. The travel to a attic hole and behind will be reduction than a half-mile round-trip, and on easy terrain. Meet in a large parking lot north of Route 9. Sponsored by a Hogback Mountain Conservation Association.

Side-By-Side Cheese Sampling

Brattleboro: On Sunday, Sept. 6, from 2 to 4 pm, a Brattleboro Food Co-op is charity giveaway samples of opposite families of cheeses, and a eventuality to learn about these cheeses. Free, in a BFC Cheese Department, 802-246-2852,

Garden workshop

Brattleboro: The Vermont Community Garden Network presents a 2015 Fall Grow It! Workshops for village and propagandize garden leaders in partnership with Charlie Nardozzi and internal groups. The workshops yield training and networking opportunities during 7 locations around a state. The Brattleboro seminar is presented in partnership with Food Connects. The tumble workshops concentration on resilience: building and fostering some-more tolerable and manageable gardens, programs, and people. Participants learn strategies to boost their gardens and programs, share ideas and problem-solve with associate garden leaders. Each seminar is hosted by a internal village or propagandize garden. The Brattleboro seminar will be reason is Tuesday, Sept. 8, 4 to 7 p.m., during Food Connects during The Vermont Agricultural Business Education Center, 8 University Way.

Youth soccer

Brattleboro: The Brattleboro Recreation Parks Department will reason a coed girl soccer module this tumble for grades 1 to 6. The techniques of dribbling, flitting and sharpened will be taught, and any child will have a eventuality to use these skills in organisation games. There will be one use per week and during slightest one diversion per week. The module will be orderly in apart groups: grades 1 and 2, grades 3 and 4, and grades 5 and 6. Practices will start a week of Sept. 14, and will run by a commencement of November. Registration will be reason on Wednesday and Thursday, Sept. 2 and 3 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. during a Gibson-Aiken Center, 207 Main Street. The cost is $35 for Brattleboro residents and $45 for non-residents. This cost includes a tee shirt. Shin guards will be compulsory and cleats are recommended. Volunteer coaches are needed. For some-more information, call 802-254-5808 or revisit

Kindergarten soccer

Brattleboro: The Brattleboro Recreation Parks Department will be sponsoring a kindergarten soccer module commencement Monday, Sept. 14, by Oct. 19. This five-week module will be reason during Living Memorial Park, Upper Field, and is for all children in kindergarten. There will be choice dual opposite time slots that children can register for, 4 to 4:45 p.m. or 5 to 5:45 p.m. There will be a extent of 25 children per group. Registration will be reason on Wednesday and Thursday, Sept. 2 and 3 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. during a Gibson-Aiken Center, 207 Main Street The cost is $20 for Brattleboro residents and $35 for non-residents. This cost includes a tee shirt. The module will need volunteers to assistance a module coordinator. If interested, greatfully hit Sarah Clark 802-254-5808, ext. 104. Shin guards and sneakers or cleats are recommended. For some-more information, call 802-254-5808 or revisit

Field hockey

Brattleboro: The Brattleboro Recreation Parks Department will be charity a girls girl margin hockey module for grades 3 by 6 this fall. All levels and abilities are welcome, skills will be taught and games will be played with other towns if there are adequate participants. Practices will be reason during a West River Park Multipurpose Field on Route 30 on Tuesdays from 5 to 6 p.m. Registration will be reason on Wednesday and Thursday, Sept. 2 and 3 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. during a Gibson-Aiken Center, 207 Main Street. The cost is $30 for Brattleboro residents and $45 for non-residents. Field hockey sticks are granted by a Recreation Parks Department. Mouthguards and shin guards will be required. For some-more information, call 802-254-5808 or revisit

Chess class

Brattleboro: The Brattleboro Recreation Parks Department will horde a new eventuality of middle chess category to start on Friday, Sept. 4. The cost of a eight-week module is $35 for residents and $50 for non-residents. This category will be reason on Fridays during a Gibson Aiken Center, 207 Main Street, from 3:30 to 4:45 p.m. For some-more information, call 802-254-5808 or revisit

Dance registration

Brattleboro: Brattleboro School of Dance is holding in chairman registration Friday, Sept. 4, from 5 to 8 p.m. and Saturday, Sept. 5, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., on a 3rd building of a Midtown Mall building during 22 High Street. Classes start Tuesday, Sept. 8, and run for 15 weeks. The propagandize also offers eight-week half-semesters for students who need a shorter tenure in possibly a commencement or a finish of a division and a initial of many Saturday Night Dance parties for 6 to 12 year olds on Saturday, Sept. 19. For some-more information, revisit or call 802-254-6884.

Distant Hill Gardens

Walpole, N.H.: Distant Hill Gardens will horde a final “Open Days” of a deteriorate Labor Day weekend, Sep 5 and 6, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The fifty-eight hactare ability will be open for a open to explore, including a elaborate plant gardens, a mill circle, a boardwalk over a quaking cranberry bog, dozens of dainty steel sculptures, a new half-mile prolonged inlet trial, a inlet play area called White Rock Woods, and more. Plus, from 10 a.m. to noon on Sept. 5 there will be an educational pronounce with David Howell, USGS investigate geologist emeritus, on The Geology of Water. There is a $5 suggested concession both days for entrance and a Geology of Water talk. All deduction go toward a Accessible Trail Fund during Distant Hill Gardens.

Book sale

Grafton: There will be a book sale to advantage a Grafton Public Library from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 5. For sale will be scarcely new and kindly used books, audio-visual materials and CDs. All deduction advantage a library. The Grafton Historical Society will be hosting a bake sale. Bags and boxes will be available. Prices, with a few exceptions, are $2 for hardbacks, $1 for paperbacks and $1 for audio-visual.


Brattleboro: The Brattleboro Recreation Parks Department is hosting a initial tumble eventuality of gymnastics classes, commencement a week of Sept. 8, during a Gibson Aiken Center, 207 Main Street. Classes will finish on Oct. 31. The cost of a eight-week module will be $72 for Brattleboro residents and $87 for non-residents. There is also an Open Gym time permitted on Tuesdays and Thursdays for ages 1 to 5 with primogenitor for $4 or Saturdays for ages 6 and adult for $7. For some-more information, call 802-254-5808 or revisit

Avian research

Marlboro: Come join a Southern Vermont Natural History museum on Sept. 7 during 5 p.m. to hear a Museum’s possess Stephanie LeQuier, give a pronounce about her time operative as an avian margin investigate partner in a bottomland hardwood forests of Arkansas. Stephanie is a Readsboro proprietor and new connoisseur of a University of Vermont where she majored in Zoology. While in Arkansas, she assisted in investigate a effects of joist collect practices on a nesting success of sapphire buntings and white-eyed vireos. Stephanie will benefaction a slideshow and plead a investigate study, a opposite forms of wildlife she encountered, and her practice operative as a margin biologist. Come early and try a museum collection giveaway of assign from 4 to 5 p.m. For some-more information call 802-464-0048 or revisit


Guilford: The Guilford Free Library hosts storytime any Tuesday during 11 a.m. Cathi Wilken and Laura Lawson Tucker benefaction a module of songs, fingerplays, books and activities for babies, toddlers and comparison siblings. Call 802-254-6545 for information.

Mushroom hunting

Brattleboro: This foraging trip, led by Justin Garner of Sweet Flag Medicinals and Tad Montgomery, will start and finish during a Brattleboro Food Co-op, yet will take place off-site. Precautions will be taught for harvesting, as good as cooking instructions and more. Rain or shine. Dress appropriately. For some-more information, hit Tad Montgomery during 802-251-0502. Wednesday, Sept. 9, from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. $25 for shareholders, $30 for non-shareholders. Registration required: call 802-246-2821 or email

Windham College

Brattleboro: Windham College might have sealed in 1978, yet a alumni organisation continues to be active, formulation reunions any 5 years. The subsequent Windham College reunion will be Sept. 25 to 27, reason in and with a jubilee of a initial 30 years ago of Landmark College, that now occupies a former Windham campus. Windham College graduates, as good as all who attended a college for a division or more, are invited to events scheduled for Friday evening, Saturday, and Sunday. The registration form for all a Windham alumni reunion events is permitted during Return a form by Sept. 16 to WCAA impost are $20 annually. Please send your impost to Lindley Speers, WCAA, Box 442, Putney, VT 05346.


Dover: Storytime during a Dover Free Library is conducted in 8 to 10 week sessions on Wednesdays commencement during 10:30 a.m. The tumble eventuality starts Sept. 9 and continues by Oct. 28. Storytimes are free, open to a public, and underline a opposite thesis and qualification activity any week. For some-more information, revisit or call 802-348-7488.

Alive Inside

Marlboro: Cares, in and with Brattleboro Area Hospice, will horde a screening of “Alive Inside,” a cinematic scrutiny of music’s ability to reawaken a souls and expose a deepest collection of a humanity. This stirring documentary follows amicable workman Dan Cohen as he fights opposite a damaged medical complement to denote music’s ability to fight memory detriment and revive a low clarity of self to those pang from it. “Alive Inside” will be shown Wednesday, Sept. 9 during 7 p.m. upstairs in a Meeting House Church in a core of Marlboro. The eventuality is open to all during no charge.


Guilford: On Wednesday, Sept. 9, there will be a assembly of a Guilford Gazette during 5:30 p.m. during a Guilford Country Store. For some-more information, call 802-254-6545.


Brattleboro: Brattleboro Orthodontic Specialists will be holding a Free Mouthguard wise night for kids and teenagers on Thursday, Sept. 10, from 6 to 8 p.m. during a Brattleboro bureau located during 54 Chickering Drive. Attendees will accept a giveaway tradition mouthguard. Registration is compulsory during

In a ground

Brattleboro: As partial of a impasse with‘s “Keep it in a Ground” campaign, Post Oil Solutions and a Climate Change Cafe will horde a simulcast of this project’s vital launch eventuality on Thursday, Sept. 10, 7 p.m. during 118 Elliott Street. Originating from a Brooklyn Academy of Music, a eventuality will be live streamed and will embody such meridian notables as Bill McKibben and Naomi Klein, as good as other voices from a tellurian movementrgy for all. For some-more information, hit Tim Stevenson, 802-859-2141 or

Congregant lunch

Newfane: On Thursday, Sept. 10, during noon during a Newfane Congregational Church, there will be cooking for seniors in Newfane and surrounding communities. The menu includes lodge cheese and crackers, Waldorf salad, pot fry with crushed potatoes and gravy, corn and biscuits, and gingerbread with cream. Prepared by Winnie Dolan, hosted by Barbara Brooks and served by industrious volunteers from a church and village and sponsored by Senior Solutions. The suggested concession is $3.50 for age 60 and over and $4 for underneath age 60. For information, call Winnie Dolan during 802-365-7870.

Financial fitness

Brattleboro: Southeastern Vermont Community Action has space permitted in a arriving “Financial Fitness” class, to be reason during Marlboro College on Vernon Street starting Sept. 16. This seven-part seminar array will assistance participants urge their attribute with money, rise clever financial habits, and take stairs towards prosperity. Topics lonesome include; saving, spending, credit, profitable for college, purchasing a home, purchasing a car, insurance, and retirement. The instructor will examination credit reports and yield recommendations to take stairs to build healthy credit or solve credit issues. The category is giveaway and open to a public. It will start on Wednesday, Sept. 16, from 3 to 5 p.m., and continue any Wednesday by Oct. 28. Registration is required. Call 802-722-4575, ext. 151, or email

Non fiction

Brattleboro: Writer Deborah Lee Luskin will be training a seminar in account non-fiction during Marlboro College Graduate School on Vernon Street in a tumble semester. This three-credit march is open to educators opposite a curriculum and to writers commencement or already intent in a work of account non-fiction. It will accommodate on 4 Sundays, from 12:30 to 6 starting on Sept. 20. Participation is singular to 10. Register for EDU630.15 during


Brattleboro: Experience a new proceed to training a language. No before Spanish knowledge necessary. Leave a category being means to tell a joke, and sequence a drink- in Spanish. Thursday, Sept. 10, 6 to 7 p.m. 73 Main Street, Suite One. Free and open to a public. More information during, or hit Elissa McLean during 802-275-2694 or

Solar talk

Brattleboro: Steven Strong, owner of one of a initial solar companies in a United States and an acclaimed attention personality and innovator, will pronounce during a Hooker-Dunham Theater, 139 Main Street, on Friday, Sept. 11, during 7 p.m. Strong’s pronounce will consider a stream state of solar in this country, how we reached this point, and what needs to be finished in a destiny to make solar mainstream. It will cover all aspects of solar, from particular residences to large-scale application solar plants. There is a suggested concession of $10 for a talk. Light refreshments will be provided. The pronounce is sponsored by Brattleboro Solar Summer, a debate to support Brattleboro residents and businesses in selecting locally generated solar power. For some-more information, hit Paul Cameron during 802-251-8135, or revisit

Beer and appetizers

Brattleboro: Come representation lagers from vonTrapp Brewery, interconnected with tasty appetizers including von Trapp cheeses, during a Brattleboro Food Co-op. Free to congregation over 21 with a current ID. Friday, Sept. 11, 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. For some-more info email or call 802-246-2822.

Root anniversary

Brattleboro: On Saturday, Sept. 12, during 5:30 p.m., The Root Social Justice Center will be hosting a 2-Year Anniversary Party to applaud a second year of operation and lift supports to keep a doors open for years to come. The eventuality is open to a open and free, yet donations are encouraged. The Root Social Justice Center, located during 28 Williams Street in a Whetstone Arts Building, provides an permitted space to support and move together communities operative for amicable justice. For some-more information, call 802-254-3400, email or revisit

Harvest Supper

Chesterfield, N.H.: Asbury Church will continue a tradition of portion adult tasty “comfort food” during a Harvest Supper on Saturday, Sept. 12, from 5:30-7 p.m. during a Chesterfield Town Hall, located on Route 63. Reconnect with a village and locate adult on a internal goings-on while enjoying duck in gravy over a biscuit, vegetables, coleslaw and iced tea or lemonade. To finish off a meal, select a robust cut of pumpkin or apple pie. Cost is $10/$5, encumber accessible, takeout available.

Classroom music

Brattleboro: Jerry Appell, owner and artistic executive of Rock In The Classroom, is charity “Creating Educational Songs and Music Videos” during a Brooks Memorial Library Meeting Room on Saturday, Sept. 19, during 1 p.m. The idea of this seminar is to assistance educators and home propagandize families learn a accumulation of ways to use songwriting and song as training collection for students of all ages. This seminar is giveaway and open to a public. For some-more information, call 802-258-9958 or 802-258-1760, email or revisit

Hoe down

Brattleboro: On Saturday, Sept. 12, during 2 p.m. Thompson House will horde a nation hoedown with Ginn Mill Bill on a front grass of Thompson House. Free and open to a public.


Halifax: On Saturday, Sept. 12, Bonnie Brown will broach a slip presentation, “New England Gardening Through a Seasons,” during a Halifax Community Hall during 7:30 p.m. This module will be hosted by a Halifax Community Club and cosponsored by a Whitingham Free Public Library as partial of a library’s 2015 array on gardening in Vermont. Potluck snacks and amicable time during 7 p.m. The eventuality is giveaway and open to public, however, intentional donations towards a winter feverishness fund. For some-more information, hit Linda Lyon during or 802-368-2211.

Grandparents’ Day

Brattleboro: On Sept. 13, from 7 a.m. to noon, The Gathering Place during 30 Terrace Street, is hosting a grandparents’ day breakfast. The cost is $6 for one and $10 for two. Children underneath 10 accompanied by an adult eat free. For some-more information, to buy tickets or make a donation, hit Shawna J Bah during 802-246-1517 or Jim Zoller during 802-579-6899.

Dim sum for elephants

Brattleboro: On Sunday, Sept. 13 during 4 p.m. during Cai’s Dim Sum Teahouse, West Brattleboro, there will be a low sum buffet, wine, and dried followed by an ominous pronounce and wordless auction, with all deduction going to Wild Aid, an classification operative to branch a rare spike in bootleg poaching of African elephants for ivory. The cost to attend a eventuality is $35. To reserve, call Ellen Capy during 802-380-2127, email or revisit

Camera Club

Brattleboro: The Brattleboro Camera Club meets a 2nd Monday of any month during Brooks Memorial Library. At 7 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 14, a bar hosts Matthew Cavanaugh, a freelance photojournalist and marriage photographer from Greenfield, Mass.

Family leave forum

Brattleboro: Vermont Commission on Women and Main Street Alliance of Vermont will horde giveaway village forum on Sept. 15 during a Latchis Theatre, from 8 to 9:30 a.m. to plead a probability of building and implementing a state-run Temporary Disability and Caregiver Insurance Program as a appropriation apparatus for leave. Participants will try a need for a TDCI program; how identical programs have been implemented in other states; and what a successful TDCI module could demeanour like for Vermont. The forums will embody of a brief display followed by a contention with business owners and village members. Coffee and refreshments will be served. For some-more information or to RSVP, email

Homeschool classes

Brattleboro: After final spring’s successful commander program, Oak Meadow Independent Learning is again partnering with Brattleboro area humanities and educational organizations this tumble to offer special category prices for homeschoolers. New England Youth Theatre, New England Center for a Circus Arts, River Gallery School of Art, Insight Photography, and Vermont Wilderness School are participating. Families should hit any classification directly for details, including start dates, category schedules, and fees. Oak Meadow is also vehement to unite after-school Spanish classes to all students, ages 5 to 13, in their downtown Brattleboro village room. Express Fluency is charity dual six-week sessions on Wednesday afternoons, Sept. 23 to Oct. 28, and Nov. 4 to Dec. 16. Parents are invited to attend with their child. Contact or call 802-275-2694 to register. Enrollment is $75 per eventuality and is singular to 10 students per class.

Publishing heritage

Brattleboro: The Brattleboro Historical Society and Friends of Brooks Memorial Library are collaborating to beget ideas about how to boost village recognition and seductiveness in Brattleboro’s 200-year copy and edition heritage. Community members meddlesome in this subject are invited to a brainstorming assembly on Tuesday, Sept. 15 during 7 p.m. during a Brattleboro History Center in a Masonic Center during 196 Main Street. The purpose of a assembly will be to accumulate ideas for ways to seductiveness and rivet a village in training some-more about a successful roles that Brattleboro’s edition and copy industries have played via a history. For some-more information, email

Caregiver insurance

Brattleboro: The Vermont Commission on Women and Main Street Alliance of Vermont will horde a array of village breakfasts opposite a state on long-term paid family and medical leave to try a probability of building and implementing a state-run Temporary Disability and Caregiver Insurance Program. In Brattleboro, during a Latchis Theatre, Tuesday, Sept. 15, from 8 to 9:30 a.m. For some-more information or to RSVP, email

Cuban cuisine

Brattleboro: Author, teacher and cook John Verlinden will pronounce in a Brooks Library Meeting Room on Wednesday, Sept. 16 during 7 p.m. about his new book, “To Cook is To Love: Nuevo Cuban: Lighter, Healthier Latin Recipes.” Admission is giveaway and a eventuality is sponsored by a Friends of Brooks Memorial Library. Verlinden will pronounce about his travels in Cuba, a story and culture. He will share excerpts from his book that embody a beautifully crafted collection of pre-revolutionary Cuban memorabilia, selected family photographs and strange illustrations. Seating is singular to 50 in a Meeting Room. If we devise to attend, greatfully register in allege online during or call 802-254-5290.

New revelations

Guilford: On Wednesday, Sept. 16, during 6:30 p.m., a Guilford Free Library hosts a contention of “New Revelations of a Americas before Columbus,” by Charles C. Mann. No charge. Call 802-254-5561 for information.

Pressure cooker

Brattleboro: Come join internal canning fan Anna Edson in a Brattleboro Food Co-op Cooking Classroom for a commencement demeanour during how to safely and deliciously can your uninformed collect regulating a vigour cooker. Friday, Sept. 18, from 1 to 4 p.m. $10 for shareholders, $12 for non-shareholders. Registration Required, call 802-246-2821 or email


Guilford: On Friday, Sept. 18, during 1 p.m., a Guilford Community Church hosts “Stuff of Dreams,” a story of a play and a city that done it happen. The film will start immediately following comparison lunch. No charge. Call 802-254-6545 for information.


Walpole: Walpole Heritage Museum Gift Shop celebrates Christmas in Sep from noon to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 19. Items for sale embody Christmas cards and napkins from Caspari, note cards, candles, votive candles, ornaments , receptacle bags, coasters and books.


Brattleboro: Allison Coleman, Christine “Crit” Lane, and Tanna Dean have joined to assistance we grasp your aptness goals in a fun and moving setting. With a total 11 years in a aptness world, these instructors know how to activate, challenge, and renovate people’s health, both physically, by Spinning, TRX and Circuit, and mentally with yoga. There will be an open residence during 74 Cotton Mill Hill, Studio 253, on Sept. 19, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Turkey buffet

Alstead, N.H.: Turkey Buffet during Third Congregational Church on River Street on Saturday, Sept. 19, from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Takeout available. Adults 13 and over, $10; children 6 by 12, is $5; children underneath 6 free. Turkey, stuffing, gravy, cranberry, potato, peas, carrots, rolls, beverages, dessert. nformation: Joanne 603-835-6734. Volunteers indispensable to assistance with portion and food preparation; call Myrna during 603-835-2939.

Tai Chi

Brattleboro: Susan Hebson and Steve Green will offer dual array of Tai Chi classes on Mondays from 10 to 11 a.m. during a Gibson-Aiken Center, 207 Main Street, commencement Sept. 21, regulating by Nov. 9. $55 per eventuality for residents and $75 for non-residents. The module uses peaceful Sun Style routines that are safe, easy to learn and suitable for any aptness level. For information on Steve’s class, call 802-258-4833 or e-mail, and for Susan’s class, call 802-257-9425 or e-mail You can register now or on a initial day of classes during a Brattleboro Recreation and Parks Office in a Gibson Aiken Center.

Cheese sampling

Brattleboro: On Sunday, Sept. 20, from 2 to 4 p.m., a Brattleboro Food Co-op is charity giveaway samples of opposite families of cheeses, and a eventuality to learn about these cheeses. Free, in a BFC Cheese Department, 802-246-2852,

Shareholder forum

Brattleboro: The Brattleboro Co-op hosts this monthly forum combined by shareholders, for shareholders; open to a ubiquitous public. All voices honored. Sunday, Sept. 20, 5 to 7 p.m. Free, Brattleboro Food Co-op Community Room,


Westminster West: Twin Birch Woodworking studio is charity tumble classes starting a week of Sept. 21. Beginning Woodworking for Women category is permitted possibly on Tuesday or Thursday evenings. The category allows women to try their creative, practical, and problem-solving sides while training about collection and machines in a understanding training environment, afterwards conceptualizing and building a tiny plan of their choosing. Wednesdays are scheduled for those women with some knowledge who wish a supervised open-studio resource. There are both morning and dusk offerings. New this tumble is a array of particular workshops on Monday evenings and will be open to both group and women. Topics will cover table, skill, hop and rope saws, drilling and routers, and joinery. For some-more information, revisit

Kids’ cooking

Brattleboro: What can we make with zucchini? Delicious things! Come to a Brattleboro Food Co-op Cooking Classroom where you’ll get your hands into this month’s harvest: summer squash. Allergies? Let us know so we can adjust a recipes. Wednesday, Sept. 23, from 3:30 to 5 p.m. Free, registration required: call 802-246-2821 or email

Lyme disease

Brattleboro: The Brattleboro Food Co-op is hosting herbalist Bonnie Bloom, who will residence a realities of handling Lyme illness including: what to do when bitten by a tick, treating chronic- and post-Lyme and Lyme co-infections. She will also residence a use of spices in Lyme impediment and management. Friday, Sept. 25, 6 to 8 p.m., Brattleboro Food Co-op Community Room. $10 for shareholders, $15 for non-Sshareholders. Registration equired: call 802-246-2821 or email

Mushroom hunting

Brattleboro: Join Ari Rockland-Miller, The Mushroom Forager, and Tad Montgomery, for this seminar that will start and finish during a Brattleboro Food Co-op. Participants will fodder mushrooms off-site, and continue with cooking demos and educational contention in Co-op Cooking Classroom. Rain or shine. Dress appropriately. For some-more information, hit Tad Montgomery during 802-251-0502. Saturday, Sept. 26, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. $45 for shareholders, $50 for non-shareholders. Registration required: call 802-246-2821 or email

Family fun fair

Marlboro: On Sept. 26, from 11:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., a Pool Learning Center and Magical Earth Retreats are hosting a Family Fun Fair during 117 Adams Crossroad. The Family Fun Fair is a initial fundraiser to advantage a grant supports for both organizations, that assistance children reconnect with inlet while receiving education for dyslexia. There will be a griddle lunch, song by Andy Davis, a hula hoop proof by Serenity Hoops, face painting, a horseshoe challenge, a scavenger hunt, a inlet art show, a Chinese auction, a wordless auction and many some-more children’s activities. There will also be a raffle for 7 nights in a oppulance home outward of Orlando, Fla., 4 nights in oppulance accommodations in Colonial Williamsburg, Virgin., a epicurean cooking for 10 of your friends in your home, dual one-day Mount Snow Day lift tickets, and an IPOD Nano from Brown Computing Solutions. Tickets are $10 any or 3 for $20. Tickets during a doorway will be $16 for adults and $8 for children. The tickets embody lunch and 5 tickets that might be used for activities and a Chinese auction. More tickets might be purchased for $1 any or 10 for $5. For questions or to squeeze raffle tickets email or call Gretchen Havreluk during 802-779-2905.

Book sale

West Dummerston: The Lydia Taft Pratt Library will be holding a book sale during 150 West Street, on Saturday, Sept. 26. Between a hours of 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. there will be books, DVDs, CDs and some annals on sale during good prices.

Kids’ cooking Class

Brattleboro: It’s apple season, so time for pie! Come to a Brattleboro Food Co-op Cooking Classroom and learn to make palm pies regulating a accumulation of tasty internal apples. Tuesday, Sept. 29, 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. Free, registration required: call 802-246-2821 or email

Photo walk

Brattleboro: On Oct. 3, starting during 9 a.m. in a parking lot on Flat Street subsequent to Dunklee Machniery, Tom Singleton will be heading a photography walks that will finish with lunch during a Whetstone Station Restaurant and Brewery. The travel is open to all ages and print experience. For some-more information, or to register, revisit

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