Tuesday

25

June

Climate Change Community Roundtable. What can we do to take action to both adapt and mitigate solutions for our community? Join us to be part of this rich discussion. Child care available upon request please call 802-272-1195. Register online. 6:30 a.m.-8 p.m. Unitartian Church of Montpelier, 130 Main Street, Montpelier, EParker@sustainablemontpelier.org.

Arthritis Foundation Exercise Program. AFEP, formerly Bone Builders. Low-impact exercise. 8:30-9:30 a.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street #4, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Nature Walks in the Barre Town Forest. Marianne Kotch will lead easy to moderate walks along trails and up to lookouts. All ages and newcomers welcome. All walks begin at the kiosk at the 44 Brook St. Websterville parking area and last approximately an hour and a half. Dogs on leashes welcome. If it’s raining enough for an umbrella, the walk will be cancelled. 9-10:30 a.m. Barre Town Forest, 44 Brook St. Websterville, mkotch731@gmail.com, 802-476-4185.

Mah Jong. Weekly game. 10 a.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Woodworking. New Classes starting, come see what we can build together. 3:30-5:30 p.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Wednesday

26

June

Seniors in Motion. Program focuses on strength training, flexibility and overall wellness. $30 per twelve classes, 9:30-10:30 a.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

A Universe of Stories. Morning programs for kids birth to age 7. Followed by activities at 10:30 a.m. and a free lunch at 11:30 a.m. (no program on July 3). Free, 10 a.m.-12 p.m. Jaquith Public Library, 122 School St. Room 2, Marshfield, jaquithpubliclibrary@gmail.com, 802-426-3581.

Chair Yoga. Classes focus on balance, breath, posture, flexibility and meditation. No prior experience needed. 11 a.m.-12 p.m. Barre Area Senior center, 131 South Main Street, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Square Dancing. No partner needed. 1-3 p.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Active Isolated Stretching & Strengthening. Learn sequences to isolate and stretch major muscle groups to increase blood & lymph flow, prevent injury and improve injury recovery. 5:30-6:30 p.m. Hunger Mountain Co-op, 623 Stone Cutters Way, Montpelier, info@hungermountain.coop, 802-262-3202.

Night of Worship. Refresh your soul with songs and fellowship followed by a message from Reverend Chris Autry. Featuring Williamstown’s very own Bethany Milo. Snacks and refreshments will be available. 6-8 p.m. Saldi Field, 337 Industry Street, Williamstown, pycarrier67@gmail.com, 802-793-0349.

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.

Mystery Club. Join us at this special meeting of the Mystery Club with author Sherri Smith, who will discuss her books, “Pasadena” and “Orleans.” . 6:30-7:30 p.m. Bear Pond Books, 77 Main Street, Montpelier, samantha@bearpondbooks.com, 802-229-0774.

Family Fun Nights. Rockets with Jennifer Barlow: Blast off to adventure with this fun program on all things rockets! Learn about how rockets work, how they are used and have fun building and testing different kinds of rockets. Free, 6:40 p.m.-8 a.m. Jaquith Public Library, 122 School St. Room 2, Marshfield, jaquithpubliclibrary@gmail.com, 802-426-3581.

Mid-Week Movie. “Sideways.” Struggling writer and wine enthusiast Miles (Paul Giamatti) takes his engaged friend, Jack (Thomas Haden Church), on a trip to wine country for a last single-guy bonding experience. Rated R. $5, 7-9 p.m. Highland Center for the Arts, 2875 Hardwick St. Greensboro, boxoffice@highlandartsvt.org, 802-533-2000.

Sandor Katz Fermentation Talk. New York Times bestselling author and fermentation revivalist Sandor Katz will offer a free public talk on the Art of Fermentation. 7-8:30 p.m. Sterling College, Simpson Hall, 1322 N. Craftsbury Road, Craftsbury Common, klavin@sterlingcollege.edu, 802-586-7711.

Capital City Band Summer Concerts. The Capital City Band plays free outdoor concerts every Wednesday evening. Enjoy a picnic or bring an instrument and play along with the band. 7-8 p.m. State House Lawn, in front of Supreme Court Building, Montpelier, emendela@gmail.com, 802-793-0356.

Thursday

27

June

Arthritis Foundation Exercise Program. AFEP, formerly Bone Builders. Low-impact exercise. 8:30-9:30 a.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street #4, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

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

Waterbury Farmers Market. The Waterbury Farmers Market has vendors spanning a wide range of products, live music, activities and demonstrations. 3-6 p.m. Rusty Parker Memorial Park, 2 Rotarian Place, Waterbury, waterburymarket@gmail.com.

How to Boost Brain Health & Prevent Cognitive Decline. This seminar will discuss four primary drivers of cognitive decline and how you can address them naturally. registration in advance is suggested. To sign up email your name and contact information. 6-7:30 p.m. Hunger Mountain Co-op, 623 Stone Cutters Way, Montpelier, info@hungermountain.coop, 802-262-3202.

Marshfield Summer Concert Series. Eight free summer concerts. Enjoy great food from local food vendors, the bake & book sale. Free, 6:30-8:35 p.m. Old Schoolhouse Common Bandstand, 122 School St. Room 2, Marshfield, jaquithpubliclibrary@gmail.com, 802-426-3717.

Pirates of Penzance. Gilbert and Sullivan’s masterpiece of melody and comedy. Brilliant music and witty dialogue performed by talented cast. $10-$25, 7:30-9:30 p.m. Unadilla Theater, 501 Blachly Road, East Calais, david.klein@yahoo.com, 802-456-1978.

The Dream of The Burning Boy. By David West Read, Directed by Monica Callan performed live for three weekends June 20-July 7. $17, 7:30-9 p.m. Grange Hall Cultural Center, 317 Howard Avenue, Waterbury Center, grangehallcc@gmail.com, 802-244-4168.

Friday

28

June

Seniors in Motion. Program focuses on strength training, flexibility and overall wellness. $30 per twelve classes, 9:30-10:30 a.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Patrick Ross’s Camping & Music Festival 2019. A weekend long experience to raise money for music scholarships. Free admission for those under 16 with an accompanying paid adult. $15 — $100, 3 p.m.-12 a.m. Patrick Ross’s Camping & Music Festival 2019, 5449 Main Street, Newbury, info@rockfarmerrecords.com, 802-866-3309.

Fractured Fables. Storytelling by actors age 9 & up relating tales, myths, legends by Aesop, Brothers Grimm, Native Americans and other cultures. $5, 5:30-6:15 p.m. Lost Nation Theater Montpelier City Hall Arts Center, 39 Main St. Montpelier, info@lostnationtheater.org, 802-229-0492.

Sky’s The Limit. The Sky Blue Boys and The VT Bluegrass Pioneers will appear in concert, to help finance a new recording project featuring both bands. $15, 7:30-9:30 p.m. Plainfield Town Hall Opera House, High Street, Plainfield, banjodan@pshift.com, 802-223-6965.

Pirates of Penzance. Gilbert and Sullivan’s masterpiece of melody and comedy. Brilliant music and witty dialogue performed by talented cast. $10-$25, 7:30-9:30 p.m. Unadilla Theater, 501 Blachly Road, East Calais, david.klein@yahoo.com, 802-456-1978.

The Dream of The Burning Boy. By David West Read, Directed by Monica Callan performed live for three weekends June 20-July 7. $17, 7:30-9 p.m. Grange Hall Cultural Center, 317 Howard Avenue, Waterbury Center, grangehallcc@gmail.com, 802-244-4168.

Kathleen Kanz Comedy Hour. Music opens the night at 7:30 p.m. jokes begin at 8:30 p.m. Kathleen Kanz, Liam Welsch, Stella Pappas, Mike Thomas. By donation. Adult content, no chatter. 8:30-10 p.m. espresso bueno, 248 N. Main St. Barre, vermontcomedy@gmail.com, 802-828-5060.

Saturday

29

June

Patrick Ross’s Camping & Music Festival 2019. A weekend long experience to raise money for music scholarships. Free admission for those under 16 with an accompanying paid adult. $15 — $100, 12 a.m. Patrick Ross’s Camping & Music Festival 2019, 5449 Main Street, Newbury, info@rockfarmerrecords.com, 802-866-3309.

Junebug. Join the Montpelier Senior Activity Center for a ‘lawn party’ featuring night swimming at the Montpelier Pool, lawn games and sport clinics, a silent auction fundraiser, music and dancing, delicious food and so much more! $5/individual, $15/family. 5-9:30 p.m. Montpelier Recreation Fields, Elm Street, Montpelier, rjohnston@montpelier-vt.org, 802-225-8694.

Community Connection Concert. Concert and sing-along with Karen Knaebel and Messenger. Light refreshments 6 p.m. concert 6:30 p.m. Donations appreciated. 6 p.m. Moretown United Methodist Church, 962 Route 100B, Moretown, valleymeadfarm@hotmail.com, 802-496-3592.

Killington Music Festival. Music in the Mountains Concert. Simon Ghraichy at the piano. $25.00, 7-8:45 p.m. Ramshead Lodge, Killington, kmfest@kmfest.org, 802-773-4003.

Pirates of Penzance. Gilbert and Sullivan’s masterpiece of melody and comedy. Brilliant music and witty dialogue performed by talented cast. $10.00-$25.00, 7:30-9:30 p.m. Unadilla Theater, 501 Blachly Road, East Calais, david.klein@yahoo.com, 802-456-1978.

The Dream of The Burning Boy. By David West Read, Directed by Monica Callan performed live for three weekends June 20-July 7. $17, 7:30-9 p.m. Grange Hall Cultural Center, 317 Howard Avenue, Waterbury Center, grangehallcc@gmail.com, 802-244-4168.

Montpelier Contra Dance. Adina Gordon calling with tunes by the Long Pond Rounders. No experience and no partner needed. All dances are taught plus an introductory session at 7:45. Please bring clean, soft-soled shoes. $10/$5/$15, 8-11 p.m. Capital City Grange Hall, 6612 Rt 12, Montpelier, cdu.tim@gmail.com, 802-225-8921.

Sunday

30

June

Millstone Trails trail work day. Join us as we work on expanding and upgrading our trail system. It’s a great time in the woods with other trail lovers — build your trail karma and learn new skills. Experience not necessary, just show up with work gloves. 8-11:30 a.m. Millstone Trails Association, 44 Brook Street, Websterville, info@millstonetrails.org, 802-272-6199.

Central Vermont Backroads Cycling Tour. Enjoy a gorgeous gravel ride with snacks and break stops, all while supporting the work of The Cross Vermont Trail. Starts and ends at Morse Farm. Finish your ride with a creemie and post-ride picnic. Ride starts 8 a.m. — 10 a.m. $55 early registration until June 14, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Morse Farm, 1168 County Road, Montpelier, greg@crossvermont.org, 802-498-0079.

Patrick Ross’s Camping & Music Festival 2019. A weekend long experience to raise money for music scholarships. Free admission for those under 16 with an accompanying paid adult. $15 — $100, 9-12 a.m. Patrick Ross’s Camping & Music Festival 2019, 5449 Main Street, Newbury, info@rockfarmerrecords.com, 802-866-3309.

Gardens of Stowe. A self-guided garden tour that takes visitors through some of Stowe’s most unique and interesting private and commercial gardens at your own pace. $25, 12-4 p.m. Stoweflake Moutatin Resort & Spa, Stowe, askusu@gostowe.com, 800-467-8693.

BugFest!. Summer festival for all ages is a celebration of insects in all their amazing forms. This year’s focus is on getting to know Vermont’s native pollinators. By Donation, 2-10 p.m. North Branch Nature Center, 713 Elm Street, Montpelier, Sean@northbranchnaturecenter.org, 802-229-6206.

Pirates of Penzance. Gilbert and Sullivan’s masterpiece of melody and comedy. Brilliant music and witty dialogue performed by talented cast. $10-$25, 7:30-9:30 p.m. Unadilla Theater, 501 Blachly Road, East Calais, david.klein@yahoo.com, 802-456-1978.

Monday

1

July

Seniors in Motion. Program focuses on strength training, flexibility and overall wellness. $30 per twelve classes, 9:30-10:30 a.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Pitch. Weekly card playing. 1 p.m. Barre Area senior Center, 131 South Main Street, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Yoga with Katie. Appropriate for all levels with modifications offered for beginner & advanced yogis. Please register. $30, 4-5 p.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street, 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.

”Made in Vermont”. An independent feature-length comedy about good intentions, unintended consequences, and a parrot, featuring Rusty DeWees, Tim Kavanagh, Eva McKend, Scott Fleishman and Burr Morse, and shot on location in Vermont. $9, 7-9 p.m. Savoy Theatre , 26 Main Street , Montpelier, madeinvtmovie@gmail.com, 802-373-5319.

Tuesday

Julyy02

Arthritis Foundation Exercise Program. AFEP, formerly Bone Builders. Low-impact exercise. 8:30-9:30 a.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street #4, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Nature Walks in the Barre Town Forest. Marianne Kotch will lead easy to moderate walks along trails and up to lookouts. All ages and newcomers welcome. All walks begin at the kiosk at the 44 Brook St. Websterville parking area and last approximately an hour and a half. Dogs on leashes welcome. If it’s raining enough for an umbrella, the walk will be cancelled. 9-10:30 a.m. Barre Town Forest, 44 Brook St. Websterville, mkotch731@gmail.com, 802-476-4185.

Mah Jong. Weekly game. 10 a.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Woodworking. New Classes starting, come see what we can build together. 3:30-5:30 p.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Wednesday

Julyy03

Seniors in Motion. Program focuses on strength training, flexibility and overall wellness. $30 per twelve classes, 9:30-10:30 a.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

A Universe of Stories. Morning Programs for Kids Birth to Age 7. Followed by activities at 10:30 a.m. and a free lunch at 11:30 a.m. (no program on July 3). Free, 10 a.m.-12 p.m. Jaquith Public Library, 122 School St. Room 2, Marshfield, jaquithpubliclibrary@gmail.com, 802-426-3581.

Chair Yoga. Classes focus on balance, breath, posture, flexibility and meditation. No prior experience needed. 11 a.m.-12 p.m. Barre Area Senior center, 131 South Main Street, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Reading of Frederick Douglass’ 1852 Speech. Take a turn reading this powerful and eloquent speech with other community members on the front steps of the library or in the Hayes Room in case of rain. 12 p.m. Kellogg-Hubbard Library, 135 Main St. Montpelier, rysenechal@kellogghubbard.org, 802-223-3338.

Montpelier Mile. Third of July mile in Downtown Montpelier. 12:30 p.m.

Square Dancing. No partner needed. 1-3 p.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

July 3rd Independence Day Celebration. Capital City’s largest festival of the year with many activities happening downtown throughout the day. 3-10 p.m. Vermont State House Lawn , 115 State Street, Montpelier, festivals@montpelieralive.org, 802-223-9604.

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.

Mid-Week Movie: Nothing Like Dreaming. Vermont filmmakers and their work are in focus this July with weekly screenings of five locally made films introduced by each filmmaker and followed by an audience Q & A session. $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.

Capital City Band Summer Concerts. The Capital City Band plays free outdoor concerts every Wednesday evening. Enjoy a picnic or bring an instrument and play along with the band. 7-8 p.m. State House Lawn, in front of Supreme Court Building, Montpelier, emendela@gmail.com, 802-793-0356.

Thursday

Julyy04

An Old Fashioned Fourth of July. This family-friendly, day-long celebration features parades, fireworks, food, music and contests. Start the day with the Moscow Parade at 10 a.m. followed by a parade and festivities in the village throughout the day. End the day with a fireworks display. Shop in-store, sidewalk, tent and online sales during 7 Miles of Sales. 12 a.m. Stowe Area, Stowe, askus@gostowe.com, 800-467-8693.

7 Miles of Sales. Centered around Stowe’s Old Fashioned Fourth of July celebration, this four-day Independence Day sale celebrates Vermont’s independently owned retailers both on and off the seven mile-long Mountain Road. 12 a.m. Stowe Area, Various Locations in Stowe, Stowe, askus@gostowe.com, 802-253-7321.

Arthritis Foundation Exercise Program. AFEP, formerly Bone Builders. Low-impact exercise. 8:30-9:30 a.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street #4, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

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

Waterbury Farmers Market. The Waterbury Farmers Market has vendors spanning a wide range of products, live music, activities and demonstrations. 3-6 p.m. Rusty Parker Memorial Park, 2 Rotarian Place, Waterbury, waterburymarket@gmail.com.

Marshfield Summer Concert Series. Eight free summer concerts. Enjoy great food from local food vendors, the bake & book sale. Free, 6:30-8:35 p.m. Old Schoolhouse Common Bandstand, 122 School St. Room 2, Marshfield, jaquithpubliclibrary@gmail.com, 802-426-3717.

Pirates of Penzance. Gilbert and Sullivan’s masterpiece of melody and comedy. Brilliant music and witty dialogue performed by talented cast. $10-$25, 7:30-9:30 p.m. Unadilla Theater, 501 Blachly Road, East Calais, david.klein@yahoo.com, 802-456-1978.

Friday

Julyy05

7 Miles of Sales. Centered around Stowe’s Old Fashioned Fourth of July celebration, this four-day Independence Day sale celebrates Vermont’s independently owned retailers both on and off the seven mile-long Mountain Road. 12 a.m. Stowe Area, Various Locations in Stowe, Stowe, askus@gostowe.com, 802-253-7321.

Seniors in Motion. Program focuses on strength training, flexibility and overall wellness. $30 per twelve classes, 9:30-10:30 a.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Barbra Lica. Juno-nominated artist Barbra Lica is a fast-rising Canadian vocalist and songwriter. Tickets start at $20, Students $10, and Seniors 20% off, 7:30-10 p.m. Highland Center for the Arts, 2875 Hardwick Street, Greensboro, boxoffice@highlandartsvt.org, 802-533-2000.

Barbra Lica. A fast-rising star in the Canadian Jazz scene and has been receiving accolades for a unique vocal ability that stresses subtlety and grace. $25.00 — $35.00, 7:30-9 p.m. Highland Center For the Arts, 2875 Hardwick Street, Greensboro, boxoffice@highlandartsvt.org, 802-533-2000.

Pirates of Penzance. Gilbert and Sullivan’s masterpiece of melody and comedy. Brilliant music and witty dialogue performed by talented cast. $10.00-$25.00, 7:30-9:30 p.m. Unadilla Theater, 501 Blachly Road, East Calais, david.klein@yahoo.com, 802-456-1978.

The Dream of The Burning Boy. By David West Read, Directed by Monica Callan performed live for three weekends June 20-July 7. $17, 7:30-9 p.m. Grange Hall Cultural Center, 317 Howard Avenue, Waterbury Center, grangehallcc@gmail.com, 802-244-4168.

Saturday

Julyy06

7 Miles of Sales. Centered around Stowe’s Old Fashioned Fourth of July celebration, this four-day Independence Day sale celebrates Vermont’s independently owned retailers both on and off the seven mile-long Mountain Road. 12 a.m. Stowe Area, Various Locations in Stowe, Stowe, askus@gostowe.com, 802-253-7321.

Pirates of Penzance. Gilbert and Sullivan’s masterpiece of melody and comedy. Brilliant music and witty dialogue performed by talented cast. $10-$25, 7:30-9:30 p.m. Unadilla Theater, 501 Blachly Road, East Calais, david.klein@yahoo.com, 802-456-1978.

Vermont Symphony Orchestra. This year’s program, “Strike Up the Orchestra!” was crafted by guest conductor Sharon Lavery, making her VSO debut. Each concert closes with a fireworks display. 7:30 p.m. Brunswick School, 665 Stock Farm Road, Randolph.

The Dream of The Burning Boy. By David West Read, Directed by Monica Callan performed live for three weekends June 20-July 7. $17, 7:30-9 p.m. Grange Hall Cultural Center, 317 Howard Avenue, Waterbury Center, grangehallcc@gmail.com, 802-244-4168.

Contra Dance. Montpelier Contra Dance with Don Stratton and Kingfisher. No experience and no partner needed. All dances taught plus an introductory session at 7:45. Please bring clean, soft-soled shoes. Call Tim Swartz 802-225-8921, capitalcitygrange.org/dancing/contradancing, or find us on Facebook: Montpelier Contra Dance Umbrella. $10/$5/$15, 8-11 p.m. Capital City Grange Hall, 6612 Rt 12, Berlin, cdu.tim@gmail.com, 802-225-8921.

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