Tuesday

8

October

Fall Walking/Hiking Group. Split into two groups so you can pick your pace: slow & easy or moderate to fast. every Tuesday & Thursday morning for 8 weeks. Please register. 10 a.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street #4, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Young at Heart Singers. Do you like to sing? Consider joining our very own Young at Heart Singers Group. This group has a great time and performs locally at different venues as well as at BASC. Please register. 1-2 p.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street #4, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Falls Prevention Tai Chi. Every Tuesday through Nov. 19. Revisit and apply Tai Chi Principles to Level I & II while moving forward learning Level III. Pre-requisite: Some practice of Level I & II. 3-4 p.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street #4, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Time Travel. Reading the History of Everything in Letterforms, with Guest Designer Robert Bringhurst. 3:30-5 p.m. VCFA’s Noble Hall Lounge, 39 College Street, Montpelier, 866-934-8232.

Meditation Workshops. Meditating for Deep Well-Being. This non-secular class welcomes participants of all experience levels, from those who’ve never meditated before to those with a regular practice. 6:30-7:30 p.m. Twin Valley Senior, 4583 US Rte 2, East Montpelier, csherburn@myfairpoint.net, 802-454-7385.

Reuben Jackson. Poet, jazz scholar and former VPR Jazz host Reuben Jackson will read from his newest book of poetry, “Scattered Clouds.” . 7-8 p.m. Bear Pond Books, 77 Main St. Montpelier, samantha@bearpondbooks.com, 802-229-0774.

Wednesday

9

October

Pin-up. Returning Student Design Work on Display. The MFA in Graphic Design program’s fall residency will feature public lectures by guest designers and exhibitions of student work. 10 a.m.-9 p.m. VCFA Alumnx Hall, 45 College Street, Montpelier, 866-934-8232.

Square Dancing. No partner needed, good exercise for your mind and body. by donation, 1-3 p.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street #4, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Is There a Right to Vote in the United States?. Three Norwich University professors will explain the history of voting in the U.S. including how laws have defined, interpreted, limited and ignored this democratic cornerstone since 1787. Free for OLLI members; $5 suggested donation for all others, 1:30-2:45 p.m. Montpelier Senior Activity Center , 58 Barre St. Montpelier , Gracewgreene@comcast.net, 802-272-1706.

Line Dancing. Line dancing class. $5, 3:30 p.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street #4, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Central VT Chess Club. Chess players of all ages and experience levels are invited to come play at the Central VT Chess Club. Free instruction provided for students. No membership fees. Please bring your own equipment. 6-9 p.m. The HUB at the Berlin Mall, Berlin Mall Road, Berlin , robertnichols3@myfairpoint.net, 802-229-1207.

Infographics for Social Change. A Graphic Ally Hackathon, with Guest Designer Jessica Bellamy, part of VCFA’s MFA in Graphic Design fall residency. 6:30-8:15 p.m. VCFA’s Noble Hall Lounge & Reading Room, 39 College Street, Montpelier, 866-934-8232.

Mentally Intune. Building Community — Raising Spirits. A Community Chorus for People Living with Depression. Sing for the joy of it and to connect with others like yourself. A variety to genre. Optional performance to raise awareness about depression. No experience or talent required. 2nd and 4th Wednesdays — join anytime. Open to adults and older teens. $10 one-time fee, 6:30-8 p.m. Rumney Memorial School, Shady Rill Road, Middlesex, maggiedarm@gmail.com, 802-272-7209.

Digital Fabrication & 3D Printing. Rachel Vroman, manager at Harvard’s Digital Fabrication Lab, and Justin Lavallee, researcher at MIT’s Urban Risk Lab, will share stories of creating art, objects and more using robots, CNC machines and computer programming. 7-8 p.m. Yestermorrow Design Build School, 7895 Main Street, Waitsfield, info@yestermorrow.org, 802-496-5545.

Criminal Justice in Vermont. A panel discussion of women’s incarceration and how it differs from men’s, impact on families and children, and a reading from an anthology from the women’s writing program. Moderated by Cary Brown, Exec. Dir. of Vermont Commission on Women. 7-8:30 p.m. Hayes Room, Kellogg-Hubbard Library, 135 Main Street, Montpelier, catherine.rader@myfairpoint.net.

A Few Good Men. Two Marines are on trial for the death of a fellow Marine. But the team of lawyers brought in to defend them discover there may be more to the story. $14-$20, 7:30-10:30 p.m. Stowe Town Hall Theatre, 67 Main Street, Stowe, tickets@stowetheatre.com, 802-253-3961.

Thursday

10

October

Pin-up. Returning Student Design Work on Display. The MFA in Graphic Design program’s fall residency will feature public lectures by guest designers and exhibitions of student work. 10 a.m.-9 p.m. VCFA Alumnx Hall, 45 College Street, Montpelier, 866-934-8232.

Fall Walking/Hiking Group. Split into two groups so you can pick your pace: slow & easy or moderate to fast. every Tuesday & Thursday morning for 8 weeks. Please register. 10 a.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street #4, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Cribbage. Join the fun!. 10:30 a.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street #4, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Chair Yoga. Focus on balance, breath, posture, flexibility and meditation, all yoga equipment provided. 1-2 p.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street #4, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Book Club. John Poeton leads Book Club discussion. 1 p.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street #4, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Falls Prevention Tai Chi I & II. Review and refine practice Levels I & II. 3:45-4:45 p.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street #4, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Falling Away. Moving beyond western constructs of self and psychotherapy, this class with Robert Kest, Ph.D will be an exploration of being and unfolding that is rooted in the principles of mindfulness, ethics, community and consciousness. Registration suggested. info@hungermountain.coop. 6-7:30 p.m. Hunger Mountain Co-op, 623 Stone Cutters Way, Montpelier, info@hungermountain.coop, 802-262-3202.

Auditions. The Valley Players announce auditions for Out of Sight, Out of Murder, by Fred Carmichael. The show dates are Fri.-Sun. Jan. 17 through Feb. 2. Rehearsals begin Oct. 28 and will generally be on Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays. 6-8 p.m. Valley Players Theater, 4254 Main Street, Waitsfield, valleyplayers@madriver.com, 802-583-1674.

A Few Good Men. Two Marines are on trial for the death of a fellow Marine. But the team of lawyers brought in to defend them discover there may be more to the story. $14-$20, 7:30-10:30 p.m. Stowe Town Hall Theatre, 67 Main Street, Stowe, tickets@stowetheatre.com, 802-253-3961.

Pride & Prejudice. Kate Hamill’s hilarious modern adaptation of Jane Austen’s classic novel. $10 — $30, 7:30-9:30 p.m. Lost Nation Theater Montpelier City Hall Arts Center, 39 Main Street, Montpelier, info@lostnationtheater.org, 802-229-0492.

Friday

11

October

Pin-up. Returning Student Design Work on Display. The MFA in Graphic Design program’s fall residency will feature public lectures by guest designers and exhibitions of student work. 10 a.m.-9 p.m. VCFA Alumnx Hall, 45 College Street, Montpelier, 866-934-8232.

Writers Block. Come join other scriveners to share your essays, short stories, one-act plays, poems or any other form worthy of note. Your work, along with others will be critiqued in a positive mode with a supportive audience. Please register. 10-11:15 a.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street #4, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Genealogy Class. Using traditional genealogy and oral history, share and record family’s story with just memories, the Internet and a library card. Part memoir, part genealogy. Brown bag lunch. Please register. by donation, 12-1:30 p.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street #4, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Spiritual Book Study Group. Focusing on everyday life and obstacles we all face. Worry, doubt, confusion, depression are all attacks on the mind. Joyce Meyer’s “Battlefield of the Mind” teaches us how to find peace & clarity. $10 book cost, 1 p.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street #4, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Yang24 Tai Chi. Slow continuous, soft and circular movements in a slow forming flow. The slower and lower the movement, the greater the strength and endurance benefit. All ages. Donations welcomed. 2-3 p.m. Twin Valley Senior Center, 4583 US Rte 2 PO Box 152, East Montpelier, info.twinvalleyseniors@myfairpoint.net, 802-223-3322.

Friday Night Grill. Order off our menu. Open to the public. varies, 5-7 p.m. Northfield’s American Legion Post 63, 48 Depot Square, Northfield, Allegion63@yahoo.com, 802-485-6713.

Comfort Food Dinner. Meatloaf dinner with mashed potatoes, mixed vegetables & roll with fresh apple crisp for dessert. Adult $10, Child under 12 $5, 5:35-7:30 p.m. Project Independence, 81 N. Main St. Barre, info@pibarre.giffordhealthcare.org, 802-476-3630.

Rusty Dewees’ Tiny Town Hall Tour. Actor, comedian, and burgeoning musician, Rusty DeWees, known as “The Logger,” will perform for your family’s pleasure in his Tiny Town Hall Tour. $22, 7:30-10:30 p.m. Grange Hall Cultural Center, 317 Howard Avenue, Waterbury Center, grangehallcc@gmail.com, 802-244-4168.

Oliver!. The Valley Players present Lionel Bart’s Tony and Olivier Award-winning musical based on Charles Dickens’ novel, “Oliver Twist.”. $20 evenings, $16 matinees, $10 seats on 10/6 only, 7:30-10:30 p.m. Valley Players Theater, 4254 Main Street, Waitsfield, valleyplayers@madriver.com, 802-583-1674.

A Few Good Men. Two Marines are on trial for the death of a fellow Marine. But the team of lawyers brought in to defend them discover there may be more to the story. $14-$20, 7:30-10:30 p.m. Stowe Town Hall Theatre, 67 Main Street, Stowe, tickets@stowetheatre.com, 802-253-3961.

Pride & Prejudice. Kate Hamill’s hilarious modern adaptation of Jane Austen’s classic novel. $10 — $30, 7:30-9:30 p.m. Lost Nation Theater Montpelier City Hall Arts Center, 39 Main Street, Montpelier, info@lostnationtheater.org, 802-229-0492.

Margot Day’s Birthday Party. Burlesque and live music with Metamorph, Nechromancer and Don & Jenn. $5-$10 suggested donation, 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Sweet Melissa’s, 4 Langdon Street, Montpelier,, musicbymetamorph@gmail.com.

Saturday

12

October

GMC Work Hike. Smugglers’ Notch. Clear drainages, blowdowns. All ages welcome. Wear work clothes, boots. Bring gloves, water, lunch, muscles and sense of humor. Tools provided. Meet at Montpelier High School 8 a.m. Contact Alan Paschell at trails@gmcmontpelier.org. Rain date Oct. 13.

Craft, Vendor and “What Not “ Sale. We still have tables available if you would like to set up your products — $25/table. All proceeds for the Waterbury Area Senior Center. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Waterbury Area Senior Citizens, 14 Stowe Street, Waterbury , gramloveslandonandryan@gmail.com, 802-244-8190.

TVSC Flea Market. On person’s trash or another’s treasures? Food and drinks for sale. $25, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Twin Valley Senior Center, 4583 US Rte 2 , East Montpelier, 802-223-3322.

Junior Apprentice Club. Every Saturday from June through October Junior Apprentices may join in a variety of guided activities in our Learning Lab, including beginning coding, basic robotics, 3D design & printing, and other exciting challenges for maker minds. Free with Jr Apprentice Patch, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. American Precision Museum, 196 Main Street, Windsor, lyordy@americanprecision.org, 802-674-5781.

Anything Apple Harvest Fest. Annual event with soups and sandwiches, apple foods for sale, silent auction, lawn activities. Proceeds benefit the Parish House restoration fund. 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Tunbridge Town Hall, 279 VT Rt 110, Tunbridge, kjayvt@gmail.com, 802-889-5528.

Chicken Pie Dinner. Servings at noon, 4:30 and 6 p.m. Takeouts throughout the day. $12.00, 12-6 p.m. Trinity United Methodist Church, 137 Main Street, Montpelier, TUMCreservation@gmail.com, 1-802-613-3073.

Dairy Delights. An exciting afternoon of Vermont dairy-themed fun. Activities include a read aloud, a dairy-themed craft, and delicious samples of Vermont-made cheeses. Included with the price of Museum admission, 1 p.m. Vermont History Museum, 109 State St. Montpelier, info@vermonthistory.org, 802-479-8500.

Pilgrims Of Woodstock. Author John Kane talks about his new book which offers a vivid and intimate portrait of the overlooked stars of the festival: the everyday people who made Woodstock unforgettable. 1-3 p.m. Joslin Memorial Library, 4391 Main Street, Waitsfield, directorjml@gmavt.net, 802-496-4205.

Cold Chocolate. A genre-bending Americana band from Boston. Ticket available at the door. $15 for adult, 7-9 p.m. The Old Meeting House, 1620 Center Road, East Montpelier, sevenshea@gmail.com, 802-249-0404.

Rusty Dewees’ Tiny Town Hall Tour. Actor, comedian, and burgeoning musician, Rusty DeWees, known as “The Logger,” will perform for your family’s pleasure in his Tiny Town Hall Tour. $22, 7:30-10:30 p.m. Grange Hall Cultural Center, 317 Howard Avenue, Waterbury Center, grangehallcc@gmail.com, 802-244-4168.

Oliver!. The Valley Players present Lionel Bart’s Tony and Olivier Award-winning musical based on Charles Dickens’ novel, “Oliver Twist.”. $20 evenings, $16 matinees, $10 seats on 10/6 only, 7:30-10:30 p.m. Valley Players Theater, 4254 Main Street, Waitsfield, valleyplayers@madriver.com, 802-583-1674.

A Few Good Men. Two Marines are on trial for the death of a fellow Marine. But the team of lawyers brought in to defend them discover there may be more to the story. $14-$20, 7:30-10:30 p.m. Stowe Town Hall Theatre, 67 Main Street, Stowe, tickets@stowetheatre.com, 802-253-3961.

Pride & Prejudice. Kate Hamill’s hilarious modern adaptation of Jane Austen’s classic novel. $10 — $30, 7:30-9:30 p.m. Lost Nation Theater Montpelier City Hall Arts Center, 39 Main Street, Montpelier, info@lostnationtheater.org, 802-229-0492.

The Burning Hell. The lineup and sound of the Burning Hell have changed often, but the band has remained idiosyncratic and unclassifiable — much to the delight of those who love them. $10, 8-10 p.m. Highland Center for the Arts, 2875 Hardwick St. Greensboro, boxoffice@highlandartsvt.org, 802-533-2000.

Sunday

13

October

Hike Kettle Pond Loop with GMC. Groton and Marshfield area. Easy, 3.2 miles. Contact George Longenecker or Cynthia Martin, 229-9787 for meeting time and place. 12 a.m.

Oliver!. The Valley Players present Lionel Bart’s Tony and Olivier Award-winning musical based on Charles Dickens’ novel, “Oliver Twist.”. $20 evenings, $16 matinees, $10 seats on 10/6 only, 2-5 p.m. Valley Players Theater, 4254 Main Street, Waitsfield, valleyplayers@madriver.com, 802-583-1674.

Richard Wood and Gordon Belsher in Concert. Celtic musicians from Prince Edward Island. $15 for general admission and $10 for children under 10 years old, 3-5 p.m. Barre Elks Lodge, 10 Jefferson Street, Barre, griffinsuter@hotmail.com, 802-272-2376.

Pride & Prejudice. Kate Hamill’s hilarious modern adaptation of Jane Austen’s classic novel. $10 — $30, 7:30-9:30 p.m. Lost Nation Theater Montpelier City Hall Arts Center, 39 Main Street, Montpelier, info@lostnationtheater.org, 802-229-0492.

Monday

14

October

Yoga. This class is appropriate for all levels, mats provided, or you may bring your own. $30 per 6 week session, 4-5 p.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street #4, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Suicide Grief Support Group. A safe place where survivors of suicide loss can share their experience with others who really understand, facilitated by a mental health professional trained by the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP). Contact Michele Delaney for intake screening and location. 6-7:30 p.m. Montpelier, Montpelier, delaneymichele@icloud.com, 802-223-4752.

Handwork Circle. Bring with you what you are working on and share handwork skills, ideas and advice. Monday evenings. 6:30-8 p.m. Jaquith Public Library, 122 School St. Room 2, Marshfield, jaquithpubliclibrary@gmail.com, 802-426-3581.

Tuesday

15

October

Fall Walking/Hiking Group. Split into two groups so you can pick your pace: slow & easy or moderate to fast. every Tuesday & Thursday morning for 8 weeks. Please register. 10 a.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street #4, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Young at Heart Singers. Do you like to sing? Consider joining our very own Young at Heart Singers Group. This group has a great time and performs locally at different venues as well as at BASC! Please register. 1-2 p.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street #4, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Falls Prevention Tai Chi. Every Tuesday through Nov. 19. Revisit and apply Tai Chi Principles to Level I & II while moving forward learning Level III. Pre-requisite: Some practice of Level I & II. 3-4 p.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street #4, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Tour of Taylor Street Apartments. Interested renters and curious community members get questions answered by joining us for a tour of the newly constructed apartments above the transit center. Apartments will be accessible as available. Space limited to 20, registration suggested. info@hungermountain.coop. 5-6 p.m. Taylor Street Apartments, 1 Taylor Street, Montpelier, info@hungermountain.coop, 802-262-3202.

Meditation Workshops. Meditating for Deep Well-Being. This non-secular class welcomes participants of all experience levels, from those who’ve never meditated before to those with a regular practice. 6:30-7:30 p.m. Twin Valley Senior, 4583 US Rte 2, East Montpelier, csherburn@myfairpoint.net, 802-454-7385.

Wednesday

16

October

Square Dancing. No partner needed, good exercise for your mind and body. by donation, 1-3 p.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street #4, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

An Archaeological History Prior to European Contact. Jess Robinson, the State Archaeologist, will present an overview of Vermont’s past, starting with the first Native American entrants into the region. He will highlight recent discoveries and current debates. Free for OLLI members; $5 suggested donation for all others, 1:30-2:45 p.m. Montpelier Senior Activity Center , 58 Barre St. Montpelier , gracewgreene@comcast.net, 802-272-1706.

Line Dancing. Line dancing class. $5, 3:30 p.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street #4, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Let’s Talk Housing: Impact, Trends, & Potential. Join us for an open and educational discussion about the state and future of housing from a Downstreet Housing perspective, Central Vermont’s leading affordable housing enabler. Registration suggested. info@hungermountain.coop. 5-6 p.m. Hunger Mountain Co-op, 623 Stone Cutters Way, Montpelier, info@hungermountain.coop, 802-262-3202.

Central VT Chess Club. Chess players of all ages and experience levels are invited to come play at the Central VT Chess Club. Free instruction provided for students. No membership fees. Please bring your own equipment. 6-9 p.m. The HUB at the Berlin Mall, Berlin Mall Road, Berlin , robertnichols3@myfairpoint.net, 802-229-1207.

Thursday

17

October

Fall Walking/Hiking Group. Split into two groups so you can pick your pace: slow & easy or moderate to fast. every Tuesday & Thursday morning for 8 weeks. Please register. 10 a.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street #4, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Cribbage. Join the fun!. 10:30 a.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street #4, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

What Say You, Elder?. Adam Boyce relates stories handed down from his family and other sources about Rev. Daniel “Elder” Field (1805-1883) and his droll, wise and sometimes eccentric ways. 12-1 p.m. Vermont History Museum, 109 State St. Montpelier, info@vermonthistory.org, 802-479-8500.

Chair Yoga. Focus on balance, breath, posture, flexibility and meditation, all yoga equipment provided. 1-2 p.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street #4, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Falls Prevention Tai Chi I & II. Review and refine practice Levels I & II. 3:45-4:45 p.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street #4, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Artist Talk: Tuyen My Nguyen. Tuyen Nguyen will discuss her Studio Residency Program and her installations that coupled beautiful configurations of thread, string and other materials with social justice issues. 4-5 p.m. Studio Place Arts, 201 N Main Street, Barre, info@studioplacearts.com, 802-479-7069.

Sugar-Free Halloween Fun. Amy Panetta has creative ideas for parties and trick-or-treating, as well as sweet, nutrient-dense, whole-food recipes. Registration in advance suggested. info@hungermountain.coop. $8 members/$10 nonmembers, 6-7:30 p.m. Hunger Mountain Co-op, 623 Stone Cutters Way, Montpelier, info@hungermountain.coop, 802-262-3202.

Pride & Prejudice. Kate Hamill’s hilarious modern adaptation of Jane Austen’s classic novel. $10 — $30, 7:30-9:30 p.m. Lost Nation Theater Montpelier City Hall Arts Center, 39 Main Street, Montpelier, info@lostnationtheater.org, 802-229-0492.

Friday

18

October

Nominations Meeting for Capstone Board. Capstone Community Action, Inc. will be accepting nominations for participant sector representatives to our Board of Directors for the Washington County District. For more information contact Dawn Butterfield at 477-5124 or dbutterfield@capstonevt.org. 8:30-10:30 a.m. Capstone Community Action, Inc. 20 Gable Place, Barre, ssmith@capstonevt.org, 802-477-5161.

Writers Block. Come join other scriveners to share your essays, short stories, one-act plays, poems or any other form worthy of note. Your work, along with others will be critiqued in a positive mode with a supportive audience. Please register. 10-11:15 a.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street #4, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Genealogy Class. Using traditional genealogy and oral history, share and record family’s story with just memories, the Internet and a library card. Part memoir, part genealogy. Brown bag lunch. Please register. by donation, 12-1:30 p.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street #4, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Yang24 Tai Chi. Slow continuous, soft and circular movements in a slow forming flow. The slower and lower the movement, the greater the strength and endurance benefit. All ages. Donations welcomed. 2-3 p.m. Twin Valley Senior Center, 4583 US Rte 2 PO Box 152, East Montpelier, info.twinvalleyseniors@myfairpoint.net, 802-223-3322.

Artist & Curator’s Talk: Rock Solid. SPA resident artist Anne Sarcka will discuss her paintings of local quarries in the Rock Solid XIX show and provide further discussion about her process in her studio upstairs. 3:30-4:30 p.m. Studio Place Arts, 201 N Main St, Barre, info@studioplacearts.com, 802-479-7069.

Friday Night Grill. Order off our menu. Open to the public. varies, 5-7 p.m. Northfield’s American Legion Post 63, 48 Depot Square, Northfield, Allegion63@yahoo.com, 8024856713.

Dinner Raffle. Choice prime rib, stuffed chicken or vegetarian. 5:30-9 p.m. Canadian Club, 414 East Montpelier Road, Barre, twinvalleyseniors@myfairpoint.net, 802-223-3322.

Murder in the Vermont Woods. Learn the story of an indigenous man, the victim of murder, who came to Central Vermont from southern New England during the late-19th Century. 7-9 p.m. Highland Center for the Arts, 2875 Hardwick St. Greensboro, boxoffice@highlandartsvt.org, 802-533-2000.

Oliver!. The Valley Players present Lionel Bart’s Tony and Olivier Award-winning musical based on Charles Dickens’ novel, “Oliver Twist.”. $20 evenings, $16 matinees, $10 seats on 10/6 only, 7:30-10:30 p.m. Valley Players Theater, 4254 Main Street, Waitsfield, valleyplayers@madriver.com, 802-583-1674.

Pride & Prejudice. Kate Hamill’s hilarious modern adaptation of Jane Austen’s classic novel. $10 — $30, 7:30-9:30 p.m. Lost Nation Theater Montpelier City Hall Arts Center, 39 Main Street, Montpelier, info@lostnationtheater.org, 802-229-0492.

Saturday

19

October

GMC Work Hike. Bamforth Ridge. All ages, no experience necessary. Clear leaves, drainages, blowdowns. Wear work clothes, boots. Tools provided. Bring gloves, water and lunch. Meet at Montpelier High School at 8 a.m. Contact: trails@gmcmontpelier.org or to meet at the trailhead. Rain Date: October 20. 12 a.m.

Cabot Apple Pie Festival. Homemade apple pie judging for youth & adults with cash prizes. Crafts fair, apple pies for sale, homemade corn chowder, chili, donuts, etc. and a 50/50 raffle. Kid-friendly, handicapped accessible. 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Cabot School Gym, Main St (Rte 215) & Gym Road, Cabot, cabothistorical@gmail.com.

Advanced Composting Workshop — CVSWMD. Explore how to hot-compost, vermicomposting, bokashi composting, and strategies for composting throughout the winter. Register online at: cvswmd.org/program-registration. 10 a.m.-12 p.m. North Branch Nature Center, 713 Elm Street, Montpelier, cassandrah@cvswmd.org, 802-229-9383.

CVSWMD Advanced Composting Workshop. Composting: the next level. explore how to hot-compost, vermicomposting, bokashi composting, and strategies for composting throughout the winter. 10 a.m.-12 p.m. North Branch Nature Center, 713 Elm Street, Montpelier, Cassandrah@cvswmd.org, 802-229-9383.

Fall Festival & Open House. Crafters, food vendors, games & music, door prizes & raffles. Program demonstrations every 1/2 hourBring your friends and family and check out the many programs and classes we offer!. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street #4, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Junior Apprentice Club. Every Saturday from June through October Junior Apprentices may join in a variety of guided activities in our Learning Lab, including beginning coding, basic robotics, 3D design & printing, and other exciting challenges for maker minds. Free with Jr Apprentice Patch, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. American Precision Museum, 196 Main Street, Windsor, lyordy@americanprecision.org, 802-674-5781.

Fur Fest. Delectable appetizers and scrumptious desserts. Peruse all the fascinating auction items. Socialize with fellow animal supporters. All proceeds help save homeless animals in our local community. Fur Fest to benefit Central Vermont Humane SocietySaturday, October 19, 20195:00 — 8:00pmVermont Granite Museum7 Jones Brothers Way, Barre VTJoin us for a fun, lighthearted celebration of how you and the community have helped the animals at CVHS this year. Enjoy delectable appetizers and scrumptious desserts. Peruse all the fascinating auction items. Socialize with fellow animal supporters. All proceeds help save homeless animals in our local community. Advance tickets $35.Call 802-476-3811 or order online: https://centralvermonthumane.org/fur-fest-2019/. $35, 5-8 p.m. Vermont Granite Museum, 7 Jones Brothers Way, Barre, Linnea@centralvermonthumane.org, 802-476-3811.

Oliver!. The Valley Players present Lionel Bart’s Tony and Olivier Award-winning musical based on Charles Dickens’ novel, “Oliver Twist.”. $20 evenings, $16 matinees, $10 seats on 10/6 only, 7:30-10:30 p.m. Valley Players Theater, 4254 Main Street, Waitsfield, valleyplayers@madriver.com, 802-583-1674.

Pride & Prejudice. Kate Hamill’s hilarious modern adaptation of Jane Austen’s classic novel. $10 — $30, 7:30-9:30 p.m. Lost Nation Theater Montpelier City Hall Arts Center, 39 Main Street, Montpelier, info@lostnationtheater.org, 802-229-0492.

Montpelier Contra Dance. Kristen Planeaux calling to music by Cloud Ten. No experience or partner needed. All dances taught, introductory session at 7:45. find us on Facebook: Montpelier Contra Dance Umbrella. $10/$5/$15, 7:45-11 p.m. Capital City Grange Hall, 6612 Rt 12, Berlin, cdu.tim@gmail.com, 802-225-8921.

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Dine Stowe. Discover your new favorite dining spot during a week-long celebration featuring restaurant specials for $20.19. Pick a different restaurant every night and explore the town named one of the “World’s 10 Best Ski Towns for Foodies” by Fodors Travel. 12 a.m. Stowe Area, Various Location in Stowe, askus@gostowe.com, 802-253-7321.

Mr. Chris & Friends. Sing and dance along as Mister Chris and his band of special friends perform new and familiar songs, including favorites from the popular Vermont PBS music series. Interactive Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematic (STEM) activities in the Performance Studio before the concert. $5, 2-5 p.m. Highland Center for the Arts, 2875 Hardwick St. Greensboro, boxoffice@highlandartsvt.org, 802-533-2000.

Oliver!. The Valley Players present Lionel Bart’s Tony and Olivier Award-winning musical based on Charles Dickens’ novel, “Oliver Twist.”. $20 evenings, $16 matinees, $10 seats on 10/6 only, 2-5 p.m. Valley Players Theater, 4254 Main Street, Waitsfield, valleyplayers@madriver.com, 802-583-1674.

The Vienna Boys Choir. The world’s best-known boys choir is the modern-day descendant of the youth choirs of the Viennese Court, dating back to the late Middle Ages. $20-42.50, 3 p.m. Barre Opera House , 6 North Main Street, Barre, bohbox@barreoperahouse.org, 802-476-8188.

Pride & Prejudice. Kate Hamill’s hilarious modern adaptation of Jane Austen’s classic novel. $10 — $30, 7:30-9:30 p.m. Lost Nation Theater Montpelier City Hall Arts Center, 39 Main Street, Montpelier, info@lostnationtheater.org, 802-229-0492.

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