Seniors In Motion. Cardio and strength exercises. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, $30 for 12 sessions for members; $6 a session for nonmembers, 9:30 a.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 S. Main St. #4, Barre, 479-9512, barreseniors.org.

Tai Chi Falls Prevention. Register for Long Form class with Diane. Free, Wednesdays 11 a.m.-noon. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main St. #4, Barre, 479-9512, barreseniors.org.

Senior Day at the Aldrich. A lively array of entertainers, educators, and more. 1:30 — 2:30 p.m. Aldrich Public Library, 6 Washington St., Barre, 476-7550.

Seasonal Affective Disorder; What Do We know? Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) program: Prof. Kelly J.Rohan, Ph.D., will review symptoms, prevalence, possible causes and treatment options of winter SAD. free to OLLI members or $5 suggested donation, 1:30 p.m. Unitarian Church of Montpelier, 130 Main St., Montpelier, 223-7861, ucmvt.org.

Woodworking Class. Register to build deck furnishings for Center. Free, Wednesdays 3-5 p.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main St. #4, Barre, 479-9512, barreseniors.org.

GED Testing. Advanced registration for each GED testing session required. Register at GED.com. $30, call for times or visit website. CVABE’s Barre Learning Center, 46 Washington St. Barre, 476-4588.

Coping with Grief During the Holidays. Free workshop intended for those struggling with grief and bereavement, or individuals supporting a loved one who is grieving. 4 – 6 p.m. Central Vermont Home Health and Hospice, 600 Granger Rd., Barre. Space is limited; registration required: 224-2241 or dmoore@cvhhh.org.

Open House. Monthly Open House at Montpelier Shambhala. Meditation instruction will be given, we’ll practice for a while and then a short talk will be offered, followed by a discussion, tea and snacks. Free, donations welcome. 6p.m. Montpelier Shambhala Group, 5 State St., 2nd Flr., Montpelier, montpelier.shambhala.org.

Open House. “Opening to Doubt” meditation event. Free, 6-7:30 p.m. Montpelier Shambhala Group, 5 State St., 2nd Flr., Montpelier, montpelier.shambhala.org.

Mid-week movie. “Three Identical Strangers,” rated PG13, $5 suggested donation, 6p.m. Performance Studio, Highland Center for the Arts, 2875 Hardwick St., Greensboro, 533-9075.

Barre City Energy Committee’s Button-Up Kickoff Workshop. Learn about signing up for a free visit by a professional energy efficiency contractor, meet the contractors and ask questions. 6 p.m. Alumni Hall, 20 Auditorium Hill, Barre.

News, “Fake News,” and Democracy in America. Mark Potok, former editor of the Southern Poverty Law Center’s Intelligence Report, considers the role of a serious free press in a post-industrial democracy. Free, 7 p.m. Unitarian Church of Montpelier, 130 Main St., Montpelier, 229-6206, vermonthumanities.org.

Thursday 8 November.

Open Ears. Talk with Montpelier city councilor Glen Coburn Hutcheson. Thursdays 8:30-9:30 a.m. Bagitos, 28 Main St., Montpelier, 229-9212, bagitos.com.

Bone Builders. Tuesdays and Thursdays, Free, 8 a.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 S. Main St. #4, Barre, 479-9512, barreseniors.org.

Beginners Tai Chi Class. 10-11 a.m. Twin Valley Senior Center, 4583 Route 2, East Montpelier, 223-3322, twinvalleyseniors@myfairpoint.net.

Tai Chi Studio. Register for free program presentation by David Hartnett. Thursdays 2-3 p.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main St. #4, Barre, 479-9512, barreseniors.org.

Joint art exhibit. Opening reception for Oct. 3-Dec. 22 exhibit by artists Mary McKay Lower and Elizabeth Nelson. 5-7 p.m. T.W. Wood Gallery, 46 Barre St., Montpelier, 262-6035, gcallan@twwoodgallery.org, twwoodgallery.org.

Intro to T’ai Chi Chu’an. Six-week introductory class. One hour, however, participants who are repeating the introduction may stay for another half hour to begin exploring the second set of T’ai Chi. $65 for six weeks, 6 p.m. Highland Center for the Arts, 2875 Hardwick St., Greensboro. To register: 223-5125, 249-2902, alanerdossy@gmail.com.

In Our Own Backyard. “Cindy and Ted’s Great Adventure” first-person experience of Far East cultures. 7-8 p.m. Stowe Free Library, 90 Pond St., Stowe, 253-6145, stowelibrary.org.

Pride and Prejudice. Spaulding Drama Club presents Jane Austen’s best-loved work. Alumnus Alison Norcross directs. $10/7/5, 7:30 p.m. Spaulding High School, 155 Ayers St., Barre, Tickets available on website and at the door, 476-4811, shsu61.org.

Open Mic. Must be 21 and over. Every Thursday, 8 p.m. Gusto’s Bar, 28 Prospect St., Barre.

Friday 9 November.

Seniors In Motion. Cardio and strength exercises. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, $30 for 12 sessions for members; $6 a session for nonmembers, 9:30 a.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 S. Main St. #4, Barre, 479-9512, barreseniors.org.

Movement Classes for Seniors. “Move to the Music” sitting or standing exercise class for seniors Fridays 11 a.m.-noon. Waterbury Public Library, 28 North Main St., Waterbury, sign up at 244-7036, www.waterburypubliclibrary.com.

Advanced Tai Chi Class. Mondays and Fridays 1-2 p.m. Twin Valley Senior Center, 4583 Route 2, East Montpelier, 223-3322, twinvalleyseniors@myfairpoint.net.

Opening: 7Women 7Walls. Seven Vermont artists. 5:30 — 7 p.m. Spotlight Gallery at Vermont Arts Council,136 State St., Montpelier, vermontartscouncil.org.

Friday Night Reading and Reception. VCFA Writing & Publishing Program features James Scott, Alexandria Marzano-Lesnevich, & Sean Prentiss. Free, 5:30 p.m. Café Anna, Vermont College of Fine Arts, 36 College St., Montpelier, vcfa.edu.

Art Night: Digital Photography Exhibition:. Work by Twinfield Photography Students. Artistic elements added to photographs and use of Photoshop Elements for post-production. Refreshments will be served. 6 p.m. Show runs Nov. 3 — Jan. 2. Jaquith Public Library, Room 2, Old Schoolhouse Common 122 School St., Marshfield, 426-3581.

Cape Breton Fiddlers. Beaton and MacGillivray, two of the finest fiddlers from the East Coast of Canada. Suggested donation $15 — $20. 7 p.m. Heartbeet Lifesharing Community Center, 218 Town Farm Rd. in Hardwick, 472-3285 or info@heartbeet.org.

Pride and Prejudice. Spaulding Drama Club presents Jane Austen’s best-loved work. Alumnus Alison Norcross directs. $10/7/5, 7:30 p.m. Spaulding High School, 155 Ayers St., Barre, Tickets available on website and at the door, 476-4811, shsu61.org.

Darol Anger and the Furies. Fiddle legend Darol Anger returns with his group The Furies. $23 advance, $26 day of show, 7:30 p.m. Chandler Center for the Arts, 71-73 Main St., Randolph, 728-6464, www.chandler-arts.org.

Saturday 10 November.

Boutique Bazaar. Hunters are in the woods, but there are lots of treasures to be found — pies, fudge, candy, jewelry, scarves, glassware, books and more. Barre Congregational Church Boutique Bazaar.

Craft and product sale. Holiday shopping event. 9 a.m.-4p.m. St. John the Evangelist Parish, 206 Vine St., Northfield, 485-8313, sjsevt.org.

Craft and Vendor Sale. Fundraiser for both Eastern Star and Wesley. 9 a.m. — 3 p.m. Wesley Church, 56 South Main Street, Waterbury.

Autumn Tree-scapes. Acrylic paint landscapes workshop. $5, 10 a.m.-noon. Waterbury Public Library, 28 N Main St., Waterbury, 244-7036, www.waterburypubliclibrary.com.

Sustaining Yourself in the Age of #MeToo. A Self-Care Expressive Arts Workshop for Women of all Ages. Two-part workshop using writing, music and art to express and share thoughts and feelings about how women can find our place in today’s world in a supportive group setting. For Ages 16 and up. Second part meets on Nov. 17. 10 a.m. Kellogg-Hubbard Library, 135 Main St., Montpelier, 223-3338, www.kellogghubbard.org.

The Baird Art Collective-local art sale. Explore the historic Baird Apartment building near downtown Montpelier and peruse local art sale hosted by the talented artists that reside within. 10 a.m. — 2 p.m. Baird Apartment, 7 Baird St., Montpelier.

American Sign Language (ASL) Language Lunch. This is not a class, but a place to practice sign language. Bring a bag lunch and a language dictionary, if you have one. Noon — 1 p.m. Kellogg-Hubbard Library, 135 Main St., Montpelier, 223-3338, www.kellogghubbard.org.

Clay Holiday Ornaments. Create stars, bells, angels and more, using clay slabs, cookie cutters and stamps, One-of-a-kind clay ornaments and gifts. Ages 10 yrs. and up. Adults: $35; children: $25; materials fee: $10. Noon — 1:30 p.m. Studio Place Arts, 201 N Main St., Barre, 479-7069, www.studioplacearts.com.

History group. “Chapters in History Two: As the U.S. Emerges” reading and discussion. 2-3:30 p.m. Jaquith Public Library, Room 2, Old Schoolhouse Common, 122 School St., Marshfield, 426-3581.

“Big. Bold. Beautiful.” Elva Chamber Players string chamber orchestra perform. $20, $10 seniors, 7-9 p.m. United Church of Christ/Waterbury Congregational Church, 8 N Main St., Waterbury, www.elevachamberplayers.com.

Django Soulo. American soul music. 7 p.m. Positive Pie — Plainfield, 65-69 Main St., Plainfield, 454-0133, www.positivepie.com/plainfield/.

DANCE! Works in Progress. Students and faculty share current projects. Multiple genres and ages. 7 p.m. Contemporary Dance and Fitness Studio. 3rd floor stairs, 18 Langdon St., Montpelier, 229-4676.

Pride and Prejudice. Spaulding Drama Club presents Jane Austen’s best-loved work. Alumnus Alison Norcross directs. $10/7/5, 7:30 p.m. Spaulding High School, 155 Ayers St., Barre, Tickets available on website and at the door, 476-4811, shsu61.org.

The Telling Project. Veterans and their family members share their personal narratives, from the Vietnam War to the present-day conflicts in the Middle East. Adults $25 buy one get one free, students and veterans $10, 7:30 p.m. Chandler Center for the Arts, 71-73 Main St., Randolph, 728-6464, chandler-arts.org.

Cabot Family Contra & Square Dance. Armistice Day dance, Lausanne Allen calling with live music provided by David Carpenter and the Hull’s Union Victory String Band. Donation, 7:30 — 10:30 p.m. Willey Building, Cabot, 426-3225, samlyman@fairpoint.net.

Sunday 11 November.

Clay Holiday Ornaments. Create stars, bells, angels and more, using clay slabs, cookie cutters and stamps, One-of-a-kind clay ornaments and gifts. Ages 10 yrs. and up. Adults: $35; children: $25; materials fee: $10. Noon — 1:30 p.m. Studio Place Arts, 201 N Main St., Barre, 479-7069, www.studioplacearts.com.

Dance, Sing, and Jump Around. A family dance for all ages, with live traditional music and healthy snacks. All dances taught and called. Kids are free, donation of $5 per adult is requested. 3 p.m. Plainfield Town Hall/Opera House, 18 High St. (US Route 2), Plainfield, plainfieldoperahousevt.org.

“Big. Bold. Beautiful.” Elva Chamber Players string chamber orchestra perform. $20, $10 seniors, 3-5 p.m. Valley Players Theater (4254 Main Street, Waitsfield, www.elevachamberplayers.com.

Monday 12 November.

Seniors In Motion. Cardio and strength exercises. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, $30 for 12 sessions for members; $6 a session for nonmembers, 9:30 a.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 S. Main St. #4, Barre, 479-9512, barreseniors.org.

Berlin Chair Yoga. By donation, 10 a.m. Berlin Congregational Church, 1808 Scott Hill Rd., Berlin, 793-3441.

Mah Jongg. Learn as you play, Mondays 12:30–2:30 p.m. Twin Valley Senior Center, 4583 Route 2, E. Montpelier, 223-3322, twinvalleyseniors@myfairpoint.net.

Advanced Tai Chi Class. Mondays and Fridays 1-2 p.m. Twin Valley Senior Center, 4583 Route 2, East Montpelier, 223-3322, twinvalleyseniors@myfairpoint.net.

Pitch. Every Monday, Free, 1 p.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 S. Main St. #4, Barre, 479-9512, barreseniors.org.

Montpelier Senior Activity Center. Learn about programs, classes and resources for seniors in the Montpelier and Central Vermont region. Hors d’ouevres, music by Allison Mann and Colin McCaffrey. Special programming will be available for Veteran’s Day. 3 — 6:30 p.m. Montpelier Senior Activity Center, 58 Barre St, Montpelier, 479-2602.

Bingo. Doors open at 4 p.m. games begin at 5 p.m. Light refreshments are available. Northfield Senior Center, 168 Wall St., Northfield, 485-8112.

Tuesday 13 November.

Bone Builders. Tuesdays and Thursdays, Free, 8 a.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 S. Main St. #4, Barre, 479-9512, barreseniors.org.

Beginners Tai Chi Class. 10-11 a.m. Twin Valley Senior Center, 4583 Route 2, East Montpelier, 223-3322, twinvalleyseniors@myfairpoint.net.

Tai Chi. Fall Prevention–Levels 2 & 3, Learn three new movements then combine them to complete a sun-style 21 movement sequence. 2:15 — 3:15 p.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 S. Main St. #4, Barre, 479-9512, barreseniors.org.

Jaquith Cartooning Club. For kids ages 8 to 12 who love to draw, write and read comics. 6 Week Drop-in Series on Tuesdays from 3 — 4:30 p.m. Jaquith Public Library, Room 2, Old Schoolhouse Common 122 School St., Marshfield, 426-3581.

Tai Chi Evening. Register for Fall Prevention Level 1 evening class with Bernadette. Free, $3 nonmembers, Tuesdays 5-6 p.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main St. #4, Barre, 479-9512, barreseniors.org.

Finding Your Niche on Social Media. Free workshop. 6-7:30 p.m. Capstone Community Action, 20 Gable Place, Barre, RSVP 477-5176.

Wednesday 14 November.

Seniors In Motion. Cardio and strength exercises. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, $30 for 12 sessions for members; $6 a session for nonmembers, 9:30 a.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 S. Main St. #4, Barre, 479-9512, barreseniors.org.

Tai Chi Falls Prevention. Register for Long Form class with Diane. Free, Wednesdays 11 a.m.-noon. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main St. #4, Barre, 479-9512, barreseniors.org.

Woodworking Class. Register to build deck furnishings for Center. Free, Wednesdays 3-5 p.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main St. #4, Barre, 479-9512, barreseniors.org.

Mid-Week Movie: “The Post”. Starring Meryl Streep and Tom Hanks. Rated PG 13. $5 suggested donation, 6 p.m. Highland Center for the Arts, 2875 Hardwick St., Greensboro, 533-9075. highlandartsvt.org.

“Wednesdays@7”. Staged reading of Putlizer Prize-wining author David Lindsay-Abaire’s “Good People,” Donation, 7-9 p.m. Grange Hall Cultural Center, 317 Howard Ave., Waterbury Center, 244-4168, grangehallcc@gmail.com.

Thurday 15 November.

Open Ears. Talk with Montpelier city councilor Glen Coburn Hutcheson. Thursdays 8:30-9:30 a.m. Bagitos, 28 Main St., Montpelier, 229-9212, bagitos.com.

Bone Builders. Tuesdays and Thursdays, Free, 8 a.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 S. Main St. #4, Barre, 479-9512, barreseniors.org.

Beginners Tai Chi Class. 10-11 a.m. Twin Valley Senior Center, 4583 Route 2, East Montpelier, 223-3322, twinvalleyseniors@myfairpoint.net.

Music @ The Cafe: Schiller & Schiller. Father & son blues duo and tantalizing dishes inspired by food-makers from across the Northeast Kingdom. No cover, 5:30 — 7:30 p.m. Highland Center for the Arts, 2875 Hardwick St., Greensboro, 533-9075, highlandartsvt.org.

Wood: Detoxification & Remedies. Holistic healing tools. 6-7 p.m. Hunger Mountain Co-op Community Room, 623 Stone Cutters Way, Montpelier, 223-8000, info@hungermountain.coop, hungermountain.coop.com.

Intro to T’ai Chi Chu’an. Six-week introductory class. One hour, however, participants who are repeating the introduction may stay for another half hour to begin exploring the second set of T’ai Chi. $65 for six weeks, 6 p.m. Highland Center for the Arts, 2875 Hardwick St., Greensboro. To register: 223-5125, 249-2902, alanerdossy@gmail.com.

LEAP Weatherization and Home Heating Workshop. Learn the most common ways homes lose energy, steps you can take to tighten up your house and about energy audits, and loans and incentives to help get the work done. Free pizza and drinks, and energy-efficiency raffle prizes. 6 — 7:30 p.m. Steele Community Room in the Waterbury Municipal Center, 28 North Main St., Waterbury.

Open Mic. Must be 21 and over. Every Thursday, 8 p.m. Gusto’s Bar, 28 Prospect St., Barre.

Friday 16 November.

Seniors In Motion. Cardio and strength exercises. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, $30 for 12 sessions for members; $6 a session for nonmembers, 9:30 a.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 S. Main St. #4, Barre, 479-9512, barreseniors.org.

Movement Classes for Seniors. “Move to the Music” sitting or standing exercise class for seniors Fridays 11 a.m.-noon. Waterbury Public Library, 28 North Main St., Waterbury, sign up at 244-7036, www.waterburypubliclibrary.com.

The Cycles of Life Café. Our world is constantly changing, come to this safe place to share mutual concerns and experiences. No need to register, just drop by. Lunch available or bring your own. All conversations confidential. Free, 11:45 a.m. – 1 p.m. Twin Valley Senior Center, 4583 Route 2, East Montpelier, 223-3322, twinvalleyseniors@myfairpoint.net.

Advanced Tai Chi Class. Mondays and Fridays 1-2 p.m. Twin Valley Senior Center, 4583 Route 2, East Montpelier, 223-3322, twinvalleyseniors@myfairpoint.net.

Artist Reception. The f/7 Photography Group has an exhibit entitled “Grace” hanging in the sanctuary through the end of December. Reception 5-7 p.m. Waterbury Congregational Church, 8 North Main St., Waterbury.

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