Thursday

20

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.

Get to Know Your Co-op: Participation. Presented by Robert Barossi & Robyn Joy Peirce, Hunger Mountain Co-op Community Relations. 5:30-6:30 p.m. Hunger Mountain Co-op, 623 Stone Cutters Way, Montpelier, info@hungermountain.coop, 802-262-3202.

Building a Progressive Future. Join New Leaders Council of Vermont for a night of dinner, spirits and activism. There will be speakers from Planned Parenthood New England, Washington County Mental Health Services and more. Tickets include pizza, a drink and dessert. $35, 6-9 p.m. Vermont Granite Museum, 7 Jones Bros Way, Barre, shane.rogers709@gmail.com.

Music @ The Cafe: Howie Cantor. Howie Cantor has been writing songs for over 40 years. His folk music tells stories which celebrate the joys in the moments of everyday life. 6:30-8:30 p.m. Hardwick Street Cafe, 2875 Hardwick St. Greensboro, boxoffice@highlandartsvt.org, 802-533-2000.

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

21

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.

Soul Collage. Create a work of art with deep personal meaning, while processing emotion without the use of words. Your card will speak straight to your soul. Presented by Tara Carpenter, Health & Well-Being Intuitive. Registration in advance suggested, email your name and contact information to info@hungermountain.coop. 5:30-7:30 p.m. Hunger Mountain Co-op, 623 Stone Cutters Way, Montpelier, info@hungermountain.coop, 802-262-3202.

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

22

June

GED Testing. CVABE helps adults 16 and older, not enrolled in high school, to prepare for the GED exams. $30 each, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Central Vermont Adult Basic Education, 46 Washington ST, Barre, dferrari@cvabe.org, 802-476-4588.

Book Launch. NVU Professor Paul Searls’ “Repeopling Vermont: The Paradox of Development in the Twentieth Century,” examines the central tensions in Vermont’s history and culture over the last hundred years. Reception 1:30 p.m. Searls will speak at 2 p.m. 1:30-3 p.m. Vermont History Museum, 109 State St, Montpelier, info@vermonthistory.org, 802-479-8500.

Outside In Opening Event. An evening with William Wegman to learn more about his career and some of his most special collaborators, his Weimaraners. Limited seating; Advanced ticket purchase required. Light refreshments and cash bar. Admission prices vary, 6-8 p.m. Shelburne Museum, 6000 Shelburne Road, Shelburne.

“Strife and Joy” with Emma Back. Vocal percussion, haunting melodic storytelling, jazz and klezmer-inspired violin riffs and harmonic influences ranging from Eastern-Europe to American Roots. $10 advance, $15 door, 7-9:30 p.m. Maple Corner Community Center, 64 West County Road, Calais, emmabackmusic@gmail.com, 802-793-5586.

Cary Morin. Cary Morin brings together the great musical traditions of America and beyond like no other, with deft fingerstyle guitar and vocals that alternately convey melodic elation and gritty world-weariness. $25 — $35, 7:30-9:15 p.m. Highland Center For the Arts, 2875 Hardwick Street, Greensboro, boxoffice@highlandartsvt.org, 802-533-2000.

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.

Stephane Wrembel. A virtuoso guitarist from France, Wrembel learned his craft among the Gypsies at campsites in the French countryside. 7:30 p.m. Highland Center For the Arts, 2875 Hardwick Street, Greensboro, 802-533-2000.

Sunday

23

June

The Dream of The Burning Boy. By David West Read, Directed by Monica Callan performed live for three weekends June 20-July 7. $17, 2-3:30 p.m. Grange Hall Cultural Center, 317 Howard Avenue, Waterbury Center, grangehallcc@gmail.com, 802-244-4168.

Tiny Twilight Cafe. Every fourth Sunday of the month, families gather at Downstreet’s community space for a light supper and a chance to connect with other parents. Free for parents and caregivers with children 3 and under. Older siblings welcome. RSVP encouraged. 4:30-6:30 p.m. Downstreet, 22 Keith Avenue, Barre, gelias@goodbeginningscentralvt.org, 802-595-7953.

Monday

24

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.

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.

Tuesday

25

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.

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.

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.

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.

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 to info@hungermountain.coop. 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.

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.

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, 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. 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, 7-8:45 p.m. Ramshead Lodge, Killington, kmfest@kmfest.org, 802-773-4003.

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. Call Tim Swartz at 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, Montpelier, cdu.tim@gmail.com, 802-225-8921.

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