Tuesday

17

September

Nature Walks. Easy to moderate walks along trails and up to lookouts. All ages and newcomers welcome. All walks begin at the kiosk at the Brook Street parking area and last approximately an hour and a half. Dogs on leashes welcome. Walks cancelled if raining. 9-10:30 a.m. Barre Town Forest, 44 Brook St. Websterville, mkotch731@gmail.com, 802-476-4185.

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.

Open Weaving Workshops. Six sessions hosted by Vermont Weavers Guild members. 3:30-5:30 p.m. Studio Place Arts, 201 N Main St, Barre, info@studioplacearts.com, 802-479-7069.

Farm Tour. Littlewood Farm has been producing organic fruits and vegetables in central Vemont for almost 30 years. Tour the grounds with Kagen Dewey. Meet at the farm. 5-7 p.m. Littlewood Farm, 641 Recreation Field Road, Plainfield, 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

18

September

Mah Jong. Join Mah Jong group for fun, friendship and conversation. 10 a.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street #4, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

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.

White People and Racial Justice. Showing Up for Racial Justice, a national network of groups and individuals working to undermine white supremacy and move toward racial justice. 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.

Open Weaving Workshops. Six sessions hosted by Vermont Weavers Guild members. 3:30-5:30 p.m. Studio Place Arts, 201 N Main St, Barre, info@studioplacearts.com, 802-479-7069.

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.

Fit For What? Re-envisioning Working Out. With Robert Kest, Ph.D. It is possible when working out, be it aerobics, yoga, running, etc. to cultivate a more skillful, responsive, and richer way of being that can shape our lives. 6-7:30 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.

The Greatest Showman. Hugh Jackman leads an all-star cast in this bold and original musical filled with showstopping performances, inspired by the story of P.T. Barnum. Rated PG. $5, kids 12 and under free, 7-9 p.m. Highland Center for the Arts, 2875 Hardwick St. Greensboro, boxoffice@highlandartsvt.org, 802-533-2000.

Almost There. Movies About the Future. 7-9 p.m. Jaquith Public Library, Old Schoolhouse Common 122 School St. RM 2, Marshfield, jaquithpubliclibrary@gmail.com, 802-426-3581.

Slash Your Energy Bills. Informal workshop on reducing energy bills through low-cost efficiency improvements, weatherization, heat pumps and solar energy. Learn about financial resources available, such as the low-interest Heat Saver Loan Program. 7-8 p.m. Yestermorrow Design Build School, 7895 Main Street, Waitsfield, info@yestermorrow.org, 802-496-5545.

Thursday

19

September

Vermont History Museum Volunteer Training. Learn about leading Hands-On History Programs at the museum. Volunteers help teach interactive programs to school groups, using artifacts and primary sources to tell Vermont history stories. 9-10:30 a.m. Vermont History Museum, 109 State Street, Montpelier, victoria.hughes@vermonthistory.org, 802-828-1413.

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.

New Discoveries and Insights in Vermont Archaeology. In honor of Archaeology Month, Vermont State Archaeologist Jess Robinson will provide a review of the most current research being done at archaeological sites statewide. Bring your lunch, basic refreshments provided. 12-1 p.m. Vermont History Museum, 109 State St. Montpelier, info@vermonthistory.org, 802-479-8500.

Brown Bag Concert Series. The Hunger Mountain Co-op Brown Bag Summer Concert Series is Montpelier Alive’s series of free and fun lunch-time concerts. 12-1 p.m. City Hall Plaza, 39 Main Street, Montpelier, director@montpelieralive.org, 802-223-9604.

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.

Open Weaving Workshops. Six sessions hosted by Vermont Weavers Guild members. 3:30-5:30 p.m. Studio Place Arts, 201 N Main St, Barre, info@studioplacearts.com, 802-479-7069.

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.

Get to Know Your Co-op. Learn about the benefits of membership and how you can actively participate. Take a behind the scenes tour of the store. Enjoy light refreshments while mingling with other member-owners. Come with any questions you have about getting more involved. 5:30-6:30 p.m. Hunger Mountain Co-op, 623 Stone Cutters Way, Montpelier, info@hungermountain.coop, 802-262-3202.

Paint & Sip. Create a beautiful painting, reconnect and meet new business and professional women at this networking event hosted by Business Professional Women, as they celebrate their 99th year. $40, 5:30-9 p.m. Highland Center for the Arts, 2875 Hardwick Street, Greensboro, boxoffice@highlandartsvt.org, 802-533-2000.

Deer Processing. This seminar is taught by Rodney and Theresa Elmer. The deer will be field dressed, skinned, and then processed into parts small enough to freeze or can. A short cooking portion of the seminar, and everyone will be able to sample venison. Dress for the weather; field dressing portion outside. 6-9 p.m. Mountain Deer Taxidermy, 1308 Loop Road, Northfield, fwinformation@vermont.gov, 802-828-1000.

The Foreigner’s Home. Toni Morrison at the Louvre. Toussaint St. Negritude presents a screening of the documentary, “The Foreigner’s Home,” as part of the statewide We Do Language Symposium celebrating the work of Toni Morrison. 6-7 p.m. Kellogg-Hubbard Library, 135 Main Street, Montpelier, msinger@kellogghubbard.org, 802-223-3338.

When Strangers Meet. An original play. When strangers, who are all playwrights, meet- exciting things happen on stage.When Strangers Meet is an original play. When strangers, who are all playwrights, meet- exciting things happen on stage!. $10-$25, 7:30-9:30 p.m. Unadilla Theater, 501 Blachly Rd. East Calais, unadilla@pshift.com, 802-456-8968.

Friday

20

September

Permanent Sculpture Installation and Exhibition of Paintings. Celebrate the permanent installation of a bronze sculpture at the main entrance to the lab and paintings in the lobby by Adelaide Tyrol. RSVP by email to Meredith Bell, mbell@vermontartscouncil.org or by calling 802-828-3292. 10 a.m.-12 p.m. Vermont Agriculture and Environmental Laboratory, 163 Admin Drive, Randolph Center, hmorris@vermontartscouncil.org, 802-828-3291.

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.

Meditation Concert. Experience world-class performances in a reflective way through 30-minute meditations to live music performed by cellist Emily Taubl. The doors open at noon, and audience members will find a seat and begin a period of silent meditation. free, 12-1 p.m. Vermont State House, Cedar Creek Room, 115 State Street, Montpelier, info@capitalcityconcerts.org, 802-793-9291.

Genealogy Class. Using traditional genealogy and oral history we’ll share and record our own and our family’s story with just our memories, the Internet and a library card. This project will be part memoir, part genealogy, and all great fun. 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. Burgers, fries, and more; order off the menu. varies, 5-7 p.m. The American Legion, 48 Depot Square, Northfield, Allegion63@yahoo.com, 802-485-6713.

Weaving Community Opening Reception. New work by contemporary Vermont weavers, a “pop-up weaving studio,” talks and other educational activities. Visit www.studioplacearts.com for a schedule of events. Works on view Sept. 17 — 28. 5:30-7:30 p.m. Studio Place Arts, 201 N Main St. Barre, info@studioplacearts.com, 802-479-7069.

Perspective by Tuyen My Nguyen Opening Reception. Installations made from tautly strung thread and string that explore scale differences in small and large configurations by the recipient of the 2018-19 SPA Studio Residency Program. 5:30-7:30 p.m. Studio Place Arts, 201 N Main St. Barre, info@studioplacearts.com, 802-479-7069.

Damariscotta Rouelle Opening Reception. Humanity — No Fear of the Other and the Good Life: Recent Paintings by Damariscotta Rouelle. 5:30-7:30 p.m. Studio Place Arts, 201 N Main St. Barre.

Good Samaritan Haven Fundraiser. Music by the Starline Rhythm Boys as well as Patti Casey & Colin McCaffrey, craft beer by Three Penny Taproom and appetizers prepared by local eateries, Good Samaritan Haven staff and volunteers. $25 pre-buy or $30 at the door, 6:30-10 p.m. Alumni Hall , Vermont College of Fine Arts, Montpelier, tbachman@gbarchitecture.com, 802-229-1664.

Strife and Joy. An evening of wine and song with Live-Looping Singer-Violinist Emma Back. Wines have been selected to mirror the themes of the songs. $15 Concert only, $25 with wine-tasting, 6:30-8:30 p.m. North Branch Cafe, 41 State Street, Montpelier, emmabackmusic@gmail.com, 802-793-5586.

All the World’s A Stage. Join Rick Winston in an exploration of how cinema has portrayed what goes into a theater production, from audition to rehearsal to performance. 7-9 p.m. Highland Center for the Arts, 2875 Hardwick St. Greensboro, boxoffice@highlandartsvt.org, 802-533-2000.

Crankie Performance of Death and the Lady. This beautiful minor-key ballad helped inspire two distinct art movements emerging from social disorder. Space is limited, Reservations at kentscorner.org/art-at-the-kent.html. Admission by donation. 7-8:30 p.m. Kents Corner State Historic Site, 7 Old West Church Road, Calais, thekentmuseum@gmail.com, 802-223-6613.

When Strangers Meet. An original play. When strangers, who are all playwrights, meet- exciting things happen on stage. $10-$25, 7:30-9:30 p.m. Unadilla Theater, 501 Blachly Rd. East Calais, unadilla@pshift.com, 802-456-8968.

Saturday

21

September

Paddle Lake Willoughby with GMC. Difficult. 10 mile round trip. We’ll put in at the south beach, paddle along the west shore to the north beach for lunch (optional swim), and then return. Bring lunch, water, snacks and jacket. Must wear PFD. Contact Co-leaders: Nancy Schulz, 223-7035 or saddleshoes2@gmail.com or Phyllis Rubenstein, 793-6313 or Phyllis@PhyllisRubensteinLaw.comcastbiz.net for meeting time and place. 12 a.m.

Breakfast Buffet. Saturday & Sunday. $10/ $5 children under 10, 8 a.m.-12 p.m. The American Legion Post 63, 48 Depot Square, Northfield, Allegion63@yahoo.com, 802-485-6713.

Country Breakfast. Scrambled eggs, bacon, sausage, home fries, biscuits, pancakes, white gravy, coffee and orange juice. Please reserve your spot no later than Sept. 16. All proceeds benefit the Center. $10 adults/$7 10 and under, 9-11 a.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street #4, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Reception & Free Museum Day. Opening reception for “Norman Rockwell’s Arlington: America’s Home Town” chronicling Rockwell and other artists who lived in Arlington, and local residents who posed for them. Admission free today (with downloadable ticket) as part of the national Smithsonian Museum Day initiative: https://www.smithsonianmag.com/museumday/museum-day-2019/ . 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Vermont History Museum, 109 State St. Montpelier, info@vermonthistory.org, 802-479-8500.

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 (VT Route 5), Windsor, lyordy@americanprecision.org, 802-674-5781.

Harvest Fair. Barbecue, plants, produce baked goods and more. 10-2 a.m. First Congregational Church, East Bethel Road, Randolph Center, vharty@gmail.com, 802-728-4294.

Stowe Foliage Art on Park. Celebrate all things fall with local artists and artisans, fall-themed beverages, specialty foods and live music. Vermont amateur bakers can compete in the 4th Annual Blue Ribbon Pie Baking Contest. 11:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Park Street, Park Street, Stowe, askus@gostowe.com, 802-253-7321.

SABLE De-Stash & Swap. Weavers and yarn lovers — has your fiber collection reached “SABLE” levels yet? (Stash Accumulation Beyond Life Expectancy!) We’ll re-home your extra fiber & tools, with any leftovers donated to local art programs. 1-3:30 p.m. Studio Place Arts, 201 N Main St. Barre, info@studioplacearts.com, 802-479-7069.

Artist Talk: New & Lapsed Weavers Meet-up. Explore a variety of looms, fibers and resources for expanding or renewing your weaving practice. Bring small samples of your own work and build up your fiber stash at the SABLE De-Stash & Swap (happening during the event). 2-2:30 p.m. Studio Place Arts, 201 N Main St. Barre, info@studioplacearts.com, 802-479-7069.

Parkapalooza!. Music from local bands every third Saturday of the month throughout summer, food from a local vendor, giant slip n’ slide, activities for kids, and a skill swap featuring local crafters and artisans. $5 adults; $3 children (under 5 free). Campsites can be reserved ahead of time for $10 by calling 802-223-7335. 3-7 p.m. Hubbard Park , 400 Parkway Street, Montpelier, AEllsworth@montpelier-vt.org, 802-223-7335.

When Strangers Meet. An original play. When strangers, who are all playwrights, meet- exciting things happen on stage.When Strangers Meet is an original play. When strangers, who are all playwrights, meet- exciting things happen on stage!. $10-$25, 7:30-9:30 p.m. Unadilla Theater, 501 Blachly Rd. East Calais, unadilla@pshift.com, 802-456-8968.

Montpelier Contra Dance. Steve Zakon-Anderson calling and music by Dave Langford and Colin McCaffrey. No experience and no partner needed. All dances are taught plus an introductory session at 7:45 p.m. Every 1st, 3rd, and 5th Saturday year round. $10/$5/$15, 7:45-11 p.m. Capital City Grange Hall, 6612 Rt 12, Berlin, cdu.tim@gmail.com, 802-225-8921.

Sunday

Septembert.22

Hike Elmore Area with GMC. Easy. 6 miles. Start on Rt. 12 south of Elmore village and hike 3 miles on old woods roads to Little Elmore Pond. Picnic lunch on rocks by the pond. Contact Steve or Heather Bailey, stevecbailey@gmail.com or 622-4516 for meeting time and place. 12 a.m.

Breakfast Buffet. Saturday & Sunday. $10/ $5 children under 10, 8 a.m.-12 p.m. The American Legion Post 63, 48 Depot Square, Northfield, Allegion63@yahoo.com, 802-485-6713.

The Art of Ekphrastic Poetry. In this workshop, run by Rick Agran and Karla Van Vliet, participants select a compelling work of art and seek to celebrate and explore it in words. Space is limited; Reservations through kentscorner.org/art-at-the-kent.html. By donation. 9-10:30 a.m. Kents Corner State Historic Site, 7 Old West Church Road, Calais, thekentmuseum@gmail.com, 802-223-6613.

Race & Rally Against Racism. A student-launched 5K distance jog/walk. There will be student and guest speakers, performances and vendors. If you’re coming to the rally, please arrive at 11 a.m. Visit us at https://raceagainstracismvt.wordpress.com/ for registration and further curiosities. $10- adult runners, $5- 18 and younger, 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Montpelier High School, 5 High School Dr. Montpelier, quigleyz@mpsvt.org, 347-577-3151.

Words Out Loud — Rick Winston & Elizabeth A.I. Powell. Vermont authors read poetry, prose, history and memoir. Receptions with book sales and signings follow the readings down the road at this year’s Art at the Kent exhibit. 3-5 p.m. Old West Church, Old West Church Road, Calais, thekentmuseum@gmail.com, 802-223-6613.

Biodynamic Farming/Gardening Workshop. Kate Winslow on the principles and practices of biodynamic farming and gardening, and how these differ from other organic and conventional methods. Includes hands-on making and application of a biodynamic preparation. 3-5 p.m. Orchard Valley Waldorf School, 2290 VT Route 14 North, East Montpelier, cathie.e@ovws.org, 802-456-7400.

When Strangers Meet. An original play. When strangers, who are all playwrights, meet- exciting things happen on stage.When Strangers Meet is an original play. When strangers, who are all playwrights, meet- exciting things happen on stage!. $10-$25, 7:30-9:30 p.m. Unadilla Theater, 501 Blachly Rd. East Calais, unadilla@pshift.com, 802-456-8968.

Monday

Septembert.23

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.

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.

Extempo. Locals tell short-format, first-person, true stories live on stage without any notes or reading. $5, 8-10 p.m. Positive Pie, 69 Main St. Plainfield, storytelling@extempovt.com.

Tuesday

Septembert.24

Nature Walks. Easy to moderate walks along trails and up to lookouts. All ages and newcomers welcome. All walks begin at the kiosk at the Brook Street parking area and last approximately an hour and a half. Dogs on leashes welcome. Walks cancelled if raining. 9-10:30 a.m. Barre Town Forest, 44 Brook St. Websterville, mkotch731@gmail.com, 802-476-4185.

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.

Open Weaving Workshops. Six sessions hosted by Vermont Weavers Guild members. 3:30-5:30 p.m. Studio Place Arts, 201 N Main St, Barre, info@studioplacearts.com, 802-479-7069.

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

Septembert.25

Hike Montpelier area with GMC. Easy. 4.5 miles. Hubbard Park and beyond. Start at the North Branch Nature Center and walk to the “Stump Dump” entrance to the park. Hike out of the park to a couple of lovely viewpoints for a picnic lunch. Contact Steve or Heather Bailey, stevecbailey@gmail.com or 622-4516 for meeting time and place. 12 a.m.

Mah Jong. Join Mah Jong group for fun, friendship and conversation. 10 a.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street #4, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

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.

No Rugged Pioneers in Sight. Central Park, the Civil War, and the Creation of National Parks. Rolf Diamant will tell the real story of how the National Park system came about. Free for OLLI members; $5 suggested donation for all others, 1:30-2:45 p.m. Montpelier Senior Activity Center, 58 Barre Street, Montpelier, Gracewgreene@comcast.com, 802-272-1706.

Open Weaving Workshops. Six sessions hosted by Vermont Weavers Guild members. 3:30-5:30 p.m. Studio Place Arts, 201 N Main St, Barre, info@studioplacearts.com, 802-479-7069.

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.

Healthy Microbiome = Healthy You. Erik Esselstyn will review the latest science examining fiber’s importance in well-being, the link of inflammatory illness to low dietary fiber, and the role of whole-foods plant-based nutrition in optimum health. 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.

Dealing with Difficult People. Amy Miller presents an alternative view on the presence of challenging people and how best to transform a negative experience into a more positive one. Meditation and practical exercises included. 6-7:30 p.m. Kellogg-Hubbard Library, 135 Main Street, Montpelier, msinger@kellogghubbard.org, 802-223-3338.

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.

Uranium in Water, Radon in Air. Stelle Larsen, water resources engineer, and Michelle Thompson, public health hygienist from the Vt. Dept. of Public Health, talk about uranium, radon and radium in drinking water and indoor air. Free water kits to the first 30 to register at AHS.VDHPrivateWellTestResults@vermont.gov. No registration required to attend. 7-7:40 p.m. Jaquith Public Library, Old Schoolhouse Common 122 School St. RM 2, Marshfield, jaquithpubliclibrary@gmail.com, 802-426-3581.

Mid-Week Movie. “Brooklyn.” Young Irish immigrant Eilis Lace (Saoirse Ronan) navigates her way through 1950’s Brooklyn. $5, 7-9 p.m. Highland Center for the Arts, 2875 Hardwick St. Greensboro, boxoffice@highlandartsvt.org, 802-533-2000.

Nature-Inspired Furniture Design. Kory Rogers explores a host of topics related to nature-inspired furniture, including biomorphic design, biomimicry, and eco-friendly materials. 7-8 p.m. Yestermorrow Design Build School, 7895 Main Street, Waitsfield, info@yestermorrow.org, 802-496-5545.

Thursday

Septembert.26

Bessie Drennan Exhibit. Art, crafts and lunch. The forty-fourth annual Bessie Drennan exhibit, displaying her work as well as other local crafts and a daily lunch. 12 a.m. South Woodbury Church, Rte. 14, Woodbury, getkind@comcast.net, 802-456-7487.

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.

Brown Bag Concert Series. The Hunger Mountain Co-op Brown Bag Summer Concert Series is Montpelier Alive’s series of free and fun lunch-time concerts. 12-1 p.m. City Hall Plaza, 39 Main Street, Montpelier, director@montpelieralive.org, 802-223-9604.

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.

Open Weaving Workshops. Six sessions hosted by Vermont Weavers Guild members. 3:30-5:30 p.m. Studio Place Arts, 201 N Main St, Barre, info@studioplacearts.com, 802-479-7069.

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.

Food Book Club. This month’s book: “The Last Chinese Chef,” by Nicole Mones. 6-7 p.m. Hunger Mountain Co-op, 623 Stone Cutters Way, Montpelier, info@hungermountain.coop, 802-262-3202.

Runamok Maple. Are you seeing all the new maple flavors available on store shelves? Taste some of the newest offerings from one of the innovators in the new maple infusions, smoked and barrel-aged maple syrups. 7-8 p.m. Stowe Free Library, 90 Pond Street, Stowe, librarian@stowelibrary.org, 802-253-6145.

Artist Talk. Role of Handcraft in Post-Industrial Society. How does one make a living using technology that’s been obsolete for 200 years? Justin Squizzero speaks on what it means to be relevant today while working within a centuries-old craft tradition 7-8 p.m. Studio Place Arts, 201 N Main Street, Barre, info@studioplacearts.com, 802-479-7069.

Indecent. Inspired by the true story of a Broadway play whose company was arrested on opening night, Indecent follows the writer, his play, and the people who fought to perform it against all odds. 7:30 p.m. Weston Playhouse Theatre Company at Walker Farm, 705 Main Street, Weston, jjordan@westonplayhouse.org, 802-824-5288.

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