Thursday

20

February

Arthritis Foundation Exercise Program. Benefits include reduced pain, stiffness and fatigue; improved strength, range of motion, balance, flexibility, coordination and endurance. Drop-ins welcome. 8:30-9:45 a.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street #4, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Beginners Tai Chi Classes. Introductory class at 9:30 a.m. for new participants. Class starts at 10 a.m. 9:30-11 a.m. Twin Valley Seniors, 4583 US Rte 2, East Montpelier, twinvalleyseniors@myfairpoint.net, 802-223-3322.

Ballet Barre Workout. Develop strength, flexibility, balance and calm. Includes weights and floor-work. $11 w/card, 5:15-6:15 p.m. Contemporary Dance and Fitness Studio, 18 Langdon St. 3rd floor walk up, Montpelier, info@cdandfs.comcastbiz.net, 802-229-4676.

Louisiana Dance Party. Like every 3rd Thursday of the month, there will be a lesson, jam session, and party. Enjoy our February Drink Special — the St. Brighid’s Cherry — $9 with bacon with dipping chocolate and other sweet treats. 7 p.m. Rabble-Rouser Chocolate and Craft Co. 64-60 Main Street, Montpelier, montpelier@rabblerouser.net, 802-225-6227.

As You Like It. Plainfield Little Theatre announces its winter production of Shakespeare’s timeless romantic comedy. $15, 7-10 p.m. Plainfield Opera House, 18 High Street, Plainfield, blachly@together.net, 802-426-3384.

Friday

21

February

Arthritis Foundation Exercise Program. Classes focusing on osteoporosis prevention, balance and strength. Classes meet approximately 1 ¼ hrs. Mondays and Wednesdays: 7:30, 9 and 10:40 a.m. Fridays: 7:30 & 10:40 a.m. 7:30 a.m. Twin Valley Seniors, 4583 US Rte 2, East Montpelier, twinvalleyseniors@myfairpoint.net, 802-223-3322.

Seniors in Motion. Focuses on strength training, flexibility and overall wellness. $30 12 class punch card, 9:30-10:30 a.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street #4, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Writers Block. Share your essay, 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. 10-11:15 a.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street #4, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Conditioning. Squats and lunges with weights. Floorwork for focused ab/butt/thighs; deep stretch. Drop-in, start anytime, no experience necessary. With instructor Allison Mann. $5, $4 MSAC members, 11 a.m.-12 p.m. Contemporary Dance and Fitness Studio, 18 Langdon St. 3rd floor walk up, Montpelier, info@cdandfs.comcastbiz.net, 802-229-4676.

Genealogy Class. Part memoir, part genealogy, using a combination of traditional genealogy and oral history, work together to share and record your family’s stories. 12-1:30 p.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street #4, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Noon Yoga III. Level III: includes inversions and backbends. Work slowly and deeply to gain flexibility, strength, balance and alignment. Drop-in, start anytime, no experience necessary. With instructor Allison Mann. $5, $4 MSAC members, 12:05-1 p.m. Contemporary Dance and Fitness Studio, 18 Langdon St. 3rd floor walk up, Montpelier, info@cdandfs.comcastbiz.net, 802-229-4676.

Spiritual Book Study Group. Not a religious book club. Focuses on everyday life and obstacles we all face: worry, doubt, confusion, depression and all attacks on the mind. 1-2 p.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street #4, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Sun Tai Chi Classes. Donations welcomed. 1-2 p.m. Twin Valley Seniors, 4583 US Rte 2, East Montpelier, twinvalleyseniors@myfairpoint.net, 802-223-3322.

Yang24 Tai Chi Classes. perform a series of postures or movements in a slow, graceful manner, for the strength and endurance benefits. 2-3 p.m. Twin Valley Seniors, 4583 US Rte 2, East Montpelier, twinvalleyseniors@myfairpoint.net, 802-223-3322.

Karaoke & Friday Night Grill. Grill opens at 5 p.m. and Karaoke starts at 6 p.m. Open to the public. no cover charge, 6-10 p.m. The Northfield American Legion, 48 Depot Square, Northfield, Allegion63@yahoo.com, 802-485-6713.

John Jorgenson Qunitet. The group’s style has been called “Gypsy Jazz” after the dynamic string-driven swing created by Django Reinhardt and Stephane Grappelli in 1930s Paris, with elements from Latin, Romanian, Classical, Rock and Greek music. $10-53, 7:30-9:30 p.m. Chandler Music Hall, 73 Main Street, Randolph, outreach@chandler-arts.org, 802-728-9878.

Cheating Death: Magic, Mémoires, & Mortality. Nelson Lugo mixes true stories with the art of deception to reveal universal truths that delight, amuse and create a compelling and thought-provoking evening of theater. $20, 7:30-9 p.m. Grange Hall Cultural Center, 317 Howard Avenue, Waterbury Center, granehallcc@gmail.com, 802-244-4168.

Saturday

22

February

Snowshoe Plainfield with GMC. Difficult. Spruce Mountain to Seyon Lodge in Groton. 7+/- miles round trip. Contact Nancy Schulz, 223-7035 or saddleshoes2@gmail.com for meeting time and place.

Cross-country Ski Ole’s Cross Country Center with GMC. Warren. Moderate. Trail Fee. Bring lunch and water. Contact Mary Smith, 505-0603 or Mary Garcia 622-0585 for meeting time and place.

Texas Hold ‘Em Tournament. Sponsored by The American Legion Auxiliary Unit 63. $50 advanced/ $75 door, 1-6 p.m. American Legion, 48 Depot Square, Northfield, Allegion63@yahoo.com, 802-485-6713.

The Violin Family. Bring the family for an entertaining and educational experience with Melissa Pearly for the launch of her new children’s book. There will be instruments for young readers to play, live music, a reading by the author and a book signing. 1-3 p.m. Rabble-Rouser Chocolate and Craft Co. 64-60 Main Street, Montpelier, montpelier@rabblerouser.net, 802-225-6227.

Live Music with Julia Rose. Enjoy Julia Rose’s smooth blend of folk, pop and jazz, paired with our February Drink Special — the St. Brighid’s Cherry — for only $9. 5-7:30 p.m. Rabble-Rouser Chocolate and Craft Co. 64-60 Main Street, Montpelier, montpelier@rabblerouser.net, 802-225-6227.

As You Like It. Plainfield Little Theatre announces its winter production of Shakespeare’s timeless romantic comedy. $15, 7-10 p.m. Plainfield Opera House, 18 High Street, Plainfield, blachly@together.net, 802-426-3384.

Cheating Death: Magic, Mémoires, & Mortality. Nelson Lugo mixes true stories with the art of deception to reveal universal truths that delight, amuse and create a compelling and thought-provoking evening of theater. $20, 7:30-9 p.m. Grange Hall Cultural Center, 317 Howard Avenue, Waterbury Center, granehallcc@gmail.com, 802-244-4168.

Sunday

23

February

As You Like It. Plainfield Little Theatre announces its winter production of Shakespeare’s timeless romantic comedy. $15, 2-5 p.m. Plainfield Opera House, 18 High Street, Plainfield, alyce@waterfallquilts.com, 802-426-3384.

Cheating Death: Magic, Mémoires, & Mortality. Nelson Lugo mixes true stories with the art of deception to reveal universal truths that delight, amuse and create a compelling and thought-provoking evening of theater. $20, 2-3:30 p.m. Grange Hall Cultural Center, 317 Howard Avenue, Waterbury Center, granehallcc@gmail.com, 802-244-4168.

Bread & Puppet. The Diagonal Life Circus is a raucous, colorful giant puppet spectacle that portrays a current, precariously diagonal condition — on the verge of collapse, yet always capable of uprising. $10, 3-5 p.m. Highland Center for the Arts, 2875 Hardwick St. Greensboro, boxoffice@highlandartsvt.org, 802-533-2000.

Monday

24

February

Arthritis Foundation Exercise Program. Classes focusing on osteoporosis prevention, balance and strength. Classes meet approximately 1 ¼ hrs. Mondays and Wednesdays: 7:30, 9 and 10:40 a.m. Fridays: 7:30 & 10:40 a.m. 7:30 a.m. Twin Valley Seniors, 4583 US Rte 2, East Montpelier, twinvalleyseniors@myfairpoint.net, 802-223-3322.

Seniors in Motion. Focuses on strength training, flexibility and overall wellness. $30 12 class punch card, 9:30-10:30 a.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street #4, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Drop-in Mahjong. Drop-in and play every Monday. 12-3 p.m. Montpelier Senior Activity Center, 58 Barre Street, Montpelier.

Pitch. Card playing group. 1-3:45 p.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street #4, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Yoga. Six-week class appropriate for all levels with modifications for beginner & advanced yogis. Mats provided or bring your own. Please register. $30 members ($5 per class) /$36 nonmembers, 4-5 p.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street #4, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Crafts Nights. Come to the SAL room on the last Monday evening of the month and join in with others, work on your own project, get some ideas. No registration needed. 6-8 p.m. Waterbury Public Library, 28 North Main Street, Suite 2, Waterbury, Judi@WaterburyPublicLibrary.com, 802-244-7036.

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.

Monthly Book Group. For copies of the book, please stop by the library. New members always welcome. 7-8 p.m. Jaquith Public Library, 122 School St. Room 2, Marshfield, jaquithpubliclibrary@gmail.com, 802-426-3581.

NAMI Family Support Group. Empowering and educating family members and close friends of individuals with persistent mental health challenges. All groups are led by trained individuals who have a family member living with a mental health condition. 7-8:30 p.m. CVMC Conference Room 2, 130 Fisher Rd, Berlin, program@namivt.org, 800-639-6480.

Tuesday

25

February

Arthritis Foundation Exercise Program. Benefits include reduced pain, stiffness and fatigue; improved strength, range of motion, balance, flexibility, coordination and endurance. Drop-ins welcome. 8:30-9:45 a.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street #4, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Beginners Tai Chi Classes. Introductory class at 9:30 a.m. for new participants. Class starts at 10 a.m. 9:30-11 a.m. Twin Valley Seniors, 4583 US Rte 2, East Montpelier, twinvalleyseniors@myfairpoint.net, 802-223-3322.

Cribbage. All welcome who wish to learn or are experienced to come and join our group. 10 a.m.-12 p.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. 1-2:30 p.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street #4, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Wood Carving. Don Heuerman leads you on this journey to creating and fashioning ornamental objects from wood. Learn beginning knife cuts, whittling and more. Materials provided. Please register/space limited. by donation, 1-3 p.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street #4, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Hand & Foot Card Game Group. No experience needed to join this group for fun and camaraderie. 1:30-3 p.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street #4, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Free Tax Preparation. Call the tax line for locations and information, 477-5148. 3-6 p.m. 05641, lsudhoff@capstonevt.org.

Soft Pastel Workshop. Learn about soft pastels and the supplies that optimize your masterpiece. After a quick demo, paint a 6x9 landscape along with the teacher, followed by a painting your own choice. $10, 6-8 p.m. Waterbury Public Library, 28 North Main Street, Suite 2, Waterbury, judi@waterburypubliclibrary.com, 802-244-7036.

Wednesday

26

February

Arthritis Foundation Exercise Program. Classes focusing on osteoporosis prevention, balance and strength. Classes meet approximately 1 ¼ hrs. Mondays and Wednesdays: 7:30, 9 and 10:40 a.m. Fridays: 7:30 & 10:40 a.m. 7:30 a.m. Twin Valley Seniors, 4583 US Rte 2, East Montpelier, twinvalleyseniors@myfairpoint.net, 802-223-3322.

Seniors in Motion. Focuses on strength training, flexibility and overall wellness. $30 12 class punch card, 9:30-10:30 a.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street #4, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Mah Jong. Learn and play Mah Jong with the group. 10 a.m.-12 p.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street #4, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Story Time and Playgroup. For children birth to age six and their grown-ups. Follows the Twinfield Union School calendar. 10:30-11:30 a.m. Jaquith Public Library, 122 School St. Room 2, Marshfield, jaquithpubliclibrary@gmail.com, 802-426-3581.

Collaborating With Local NGOs. Midwife Erin Ryan has consulted on health issues in Bali, Haiti, Uganda and Bangladesh, attending over 1,000 births. She will share stories and explain her inclusive approach to global projects. Free to OLLI members; $5 suggested donation for all otners, 1:30-3 p.m. Montpelier Senior Activity Center, 58 Barre St. Montpelier, gracewgreene@comcast.net, 802-272-1706.

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

Paint and Sip. Join us for a chicken-themed acrylic painting and wine, lead by artist Jennifer Overton. There are 20 spots available for $30 a ticket. Please call to reserve your spot. 6-8 p.m. Rabble-Rouser Chocolate and Craft Co. 64-60 Main Street, Montpelier, montpelier@rabblerouser.net, 802-225-6227.

Beginners’ Bridge. It’s back. This series will build on the beginner series last fall and review the rudimentary plays, so new folks are welcome. Step-by-step, Grace gives guidance as players play random hands of bridge. 6-8 p.m. Waterbury Public Library, 28 North Main Street, Suite 2, Waterbury, judi@waterburypubliclibrary.com, (802) 244-7036.

Where Are All the Great Women Artists?. Award-winning portrait artist August Burns will give a surprising and thought-provoking take on art history. 6:30-8 p.m. Kellogg-Hubbard Library, 135 Main St. Montpelier, info@kellogghubbard.org, 802-223-3338.

Brattrock. High-energy teen-powered music showcasing three bands from around the state: 13-year-old singer-songwriter, Emily Matthew-Muller of Guilford; Brattleboro’s award-winning indie-rockers, Moxie; and Addison County funk phenoms, Squig Heart,. 7:30-9 p.m. Vermont State House, 115 State Street, Montpelier, jack.zeilenga@vermont.gov, 802-828-0749.

Thursday

27

February

Arthritis Foundation Exercise Program. Benefits include reduced pain, stiffness and fatigue; improved strength, range of motion, balance, flexibility, coordination and endurance. Drop-ins welcome. 8:30-9:45 a.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street #4, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Beginners Tai Chi Classes. Introductory class at 9:30 a.m. for new participants. Class starts at 10 a.m. 9:30-11 a.m. Twin Valley Seniors, 4583 US Rte 2, East Montpelier, twinvalleyseniors@myfairpoint.net, 802-223-3322.

Storytime & Eye Spy in the Gallery. Bring your young children to the galleries, sit on the floor on a blanket in our botanical art exhibit and listen to a story that relates to this exhibit. Following the story, take part in a game of “eye spy”. 11-11:30 a.m. Studio Place Arts, 201 N. Main Street, Barre, info@studioplacearts.com, 802-479-7069.

Climate Action Film Festival. A compilation of nine shorts that show actions taken and are inspirational for those of us ready to take action. Q&A discussion with local organizations working to address climate change. $10-20 Suggested, 6-8:30 p.m. Pavilion Auditorium, 109 State Street, Montpelier, eparker@sustainablemontpelier.org, 802-279-1495.

Bacon Thursday. Opening is Jim Thompson on the piano at 6 p.m. before Cookies Hot Club goes on at 7 p.m.. 6 p.m. Rabble-Rouser Chocolate and Craft Co. 64-60 Main Street, Montpelier, montpelier@rabblerouser.net, 802-225-6227.

Friday

28

February

Arthritis Foundation Exercise Program. Classes focusing on osteoporosis prevention, balance and strength. Classes meet approximately 1 ¼ hrs. Mondays and Wednesdays: 7:30, 9 and 10:40 a.m. Fridays: 7:30 & 10:40 a.m. 7:30 a.m. Twin Valley Seniors, 4583 US Rte 2, East Montpelier, twinvalleyseniors@myfairpoint.net, 802-223-3322.

Seniors in Motion. Focuses on strength training, flexibility and overall wellness. $30 12 class punch card, 9:30-10:30 a.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street #4, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Writers Block. Share your essay, 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. 10-11:15 a.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street #4, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Genealogy Class. Part memoir, part genealogy, using a combination of traditional genealogy and oral history, work together to share and record your family’s stories. 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. Not a religious book club. Focuses on everyday life and obstacles we all face: worry, doubt, confusion, depression and all attacks on the mind. 1-2 p.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street #4, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Sun Tai Chi Classes. Donations welcomed. 1-2 p.m. Twin Valley Seniors, 4583 US Rte 2, East Montpelier, twinvalleyseniors@myfairpoint.net, 802-223-3322.

Yang24 Tai Chi Classes. perform a series of postures or movements in a slow, graceful manner, for the strength and endurance benefits. 2-3 p.m. Twin Valley Seniors, 4583 US Rte 2, East Montpelier, twinvalleyseniors@myfairpoint.net, 802-223-3322.

The Little Prince. Theater for kids by kids. Fly through space and into the imagination to tell this story with athletic adagio, contemporary modern dance, hip-hop and inventive design. Fri. at 5:30 p.m. Sat. 11 a.m. $5, 5:30 p.m. Lost Nation Theater, 39 Main Street — City Hall, Montpelier, info@lostnationtheater.org, 802-229-0492.

Barry Bender & Friday Night Grill. The special will be pork tenderloin with mashed potatoes & applesauce. The regular menu will also be available. 6-8 p.m. The American Legion, 48 Depot Square, Northfield, Allegion63@yahoo.com, 802-485-6713.

Masefield, Bolles, Perkins and Ross. Jamie Masefield, leader of the Jazz Mandolin Project; Doug Perkins and Patrick Ross from Acoustic Hot Flannel; and Tyler Bolles, from his stellar bass performances with Swale perform together. BYOB. admission by donation, 7:30-9:30 p.m. Chandler Upper Gallery, 71 Main Street, Randolph, outreach@chandler-arts.org, 802-728-9878.

Saturday

29

February

Cross-country Ski Groton with GMC. Moderate/Difficult. Ski the nordic trail in Groton State Forest across Peacham Bog. Contact Nancy Schulz, 223-7035 or saddleshoes2@gmail.com or Phyllis Rubenstein, 793-6313 or Phyllis@PhyllisRubensteinLaw.comcastbiz.net for meeting time and place.

The Little Prince. Theater for kids by kids. Fly through space and into the imagination to tell this story with athletic adagio, contemporary modern dance, hip-hop and inventive design. Fri. at 5:30 p.m. Sat. 11 a.m. $5, 11 a.m. Lost Nation Theater, 39 Main Street — City Hall, Montpelier, info@lostnationtheater.org, 802-229-0492.

Farming and Gardening with Climate Change. What do we need to think about, understand, and DO to grow food as the climate changes? Seed growers Sylvia Davatz and Anne Miller on increasing the adaptability and fortitude of our plant varieties. Snow date Sun. Mar. 1. 2-4 p.m. Jaquith Public Library, 122 School St. Room 2, Marshfield, jaquithpubliclibrary@gmail.com, 802-426-3581.

Le Vent du Nord. A leading force in Quebec’s progressive francophone folk movement, with a vast repertoire from traditional sources and original compositions, and a broad range of global influences. $13-36, 7:30-9:30 p.m. Chandler Music Hall, 73 Main Street, Randolph, outreach@chandler-arts.org, 802-728-9878.

Contra Dance. Sarah VanNorstrand calling and music by Maivish. No experience and no partner needed. All dances are taught — intro session at 7:45 p.m. Bring clean, soft-soled shoes. 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

1

March

Breakfast Buffet. First Sunday of each month. Open to the public, full buffet, bar opens at 10 a.m. $10, $5 children under 10 , 8-11 a.m. The American Legion Post 63, 48 Depot Square, Northfield, Allegion63@yahoo.com, 802-485-6713.

Monday

2

March

Arthritis Foundation Exercise Program. Classes focusing on osteoporosis prevention, balance and strength. Classes meet approximately 1 ¼ hrs. Mondays and Wednesdays: 7:30, 9 and 10:40 a.m. Fridays: 7:30 & 10:40 a.m. 7:30 a.m. Twin Valley Seniors, 4583 US Rte 2, East Montpelier, twinvalleyseniors@myfairpoint.net, 802-223-3322.

Drop-in Mahjong. Drop-in and play every Monday. 12-3 p.m. Montpelier Senior Activity Center, 58 Barre Street, Montpelier.

Yoga. Six-week class appropriate for all levels with modifications for beginner & advanced yogis. Mats provided or bring your own. Please register. $30 members ($5 per class) /$36 nonmembers, 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.

Tuesday

3

March

Arthritis Foundation Exercise Program. Benefits include reduced pain, stiffness and fatigue; improved strength, range of motion, balance, flexibility, coordination and endurance. Drop-ins welcome. 8:30-9:45 a.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street #4, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Beginners Tai Chi Classes. Introductory class at 9:30 a.m. for new participants. Class starts at 10 a.m. 9:30-11 a.m. Twin Valley Seniors, 4583 US Rte 2, East Montpelier, twinvalleyseniors@myfairpoint.net, 802-223-3322.

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. 1-2:30 p.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street #4, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Wood Carving. Don Heuerman leads you on this journey to creating and fashioning ornamental objects from wood. Learn beginning knife cuts, whittling and more. Materials provided. Please register/space limited. by donation, 1-3 p.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street #4, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Hand & Foot Card Game Group. No experience needed to join this group for fun and camaraderie. 1:30-3 p.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street #4, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Free Tax Preparation. Call the tax line for locations and information, 477-5148. 3-6 p.m. 05641, lsudhoff@capstonevt.org.

Wednesday

4

March

Arthritis Foundation Exercise Program. Classes focusing on osteoporosis prevention, balance and strength. Classes meet approximately 1 ¼ hrs. Mondays and Wednesdays: 7:30, 9 and 10:40 a.m. Fridays: 7:30 & 10:40 a.m. 7:30 a.m. Twin Valley Seniors, 4583 US Rte 2, East Montpelier, twinvalleyseniors@myfairpoint.net, 802-223-3322.

Walk-Through Wednesday. An introductory visit to the OVWS early-education classes and grades school on our Grace Farm campus and Q&A. Please register by noon the day prior. Orchard Valley Waldorf School, 2290 VT Route 14N, East Montpelier, enrollment@ovws.org, 802-456-7400.

Story Time and Playgroup. For children birth to age six and their grown-ups. Follows the Twinfield Union School calendar. 10:30-11:30 a.m. Jaquith Public Library, 122 School St. Room 2, Marshfield, jaquithpubliclibrary@gmail.com, 802-426-3581.

Frank Lloyd Wright’s Fallingwater. Now a UNESCO World Heritage site, Fallingwater in Mill Run, PA, is a premier example of organic architecture. Cara Armstrong, its former curator, will discuss this renowned landmark, its designer, its owners, and its collections. Free to OLLI members; $5 suggested donation for all otners, 1:30-3 p.m. Montpelier Senior Activity Center, 58 Barre St. Montpelier, gracekworcester@gmail.com, 802-272-1706.

The Legacy of Nicholas Black Elk. Author and ethnographer Damian Costello discusses the life of Lakota holy man Nicholas Black Elk and his famous book “Black Elk Speaks.”. 7-8:30 p.m. Kellogg-Hubbard Library, 135 Main Street, Montpelier, msinger@kellogghubbard.org, 802-223-3338.

Thursday

5

March

Arthritis Foundation Exercise Program. Benefits include reduced pain, stiffness and fatigue; improved strength, range of motion, balance, flexibility, coordination and endurance. Drop-ins welcome. 8:30-9:45 a.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street #4, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Beginners Tai Chi Classes. Introductory class at 9:30 a.m. for new participants. Class starts at 10 a.m. 9:30-11 a.m. Twin Valley Seniors, 4583 US Rte 2, East Montpelier, twinvalleyseniors@myfairpoint.net, 802-223-3322.

Bacon Thursday. Opening is Jim Thompson on the piano at 6 p.m. before Z-Jazz featuring Larry Damon, a former olympic skier, goes on at 7 p.m. Rabble-Rouser Chocolate and Craft Co. 64-60 Main Street, Montpelier, montpelier@rabblerouser.net, 802-225-6227.

Friday

6

March

Arthritis Foundation Exercise Program. Classes focusing on osteoporosis prevention, balance and strength. Classes meet approximately 1 ¼ hrs. Mondays and Wednesdays: 7:30, 9 and 10:40 a.m. Fridays: 7:30 & 10:40 a.m. 7:30 a.m. Twin Valley Seniors, 4583 US Rte 2, East Montpelier, twinvalleyseniors@myfairpoint.net, 802-223-3322.

Sun Tai Chi Classes. Donations welcomed. 1-2 p.m. Twin Valley Seniors, 4583 US Rte 2, East Montpelier, twinvalleyseniors@myfairpoint.net, 802-223-3322.

Yang24 Tai Chi Classes. perform a series of postures or movements in a slow, graceful manner, for the strength and endurance benefits. 2-3 p.m. Twin Valley Seniors, 4583 US Rte 2, East Montpelier, twinvalleyseniors@myfairpoint.net, 802-223-3322.

One Town at a Time. Meet the filmmaker and watch the movie. This film explores Vermont and the people who love it. Parking across the street. $10 suggested donation; no one turned away, 6:30-8 p.m. Cutler Memorial Library, 151 High Street (US Route 2), Plainfield, info@cutlerlibrary.org, 802-454-8504.

Saturday

7

March

Dungeons & Dragons. If you have ever wanted to learn to play Dungeons and Dragons or are a veteran looking for a group to play with, the Waterbury Library will host a beginner-friendly campaign on the first Saturday of the month through April. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Waterbury Public Library, 28 North Main Street, Suite 2, Waterbury, judi@waterburypubliclibrary.com, 802-244-7036.

Paris Piano Trio Masterclass. The members of the Paris Piano Trio will take turns teaching advanced students of the violin, cello, and piano in a free public masterclass. FREE, 1:30-3:30 p.m. Unitarian Church of Montpelier, 130 Main Street, Montpelier, info@capitalcityconcerts.org.

Winter Banquet/ Auction. Popular local auctioneer David Sanguinetti will again lead this year’s live auction which features tickets to a concert at the Barre Opera House, art by local artists, donations from area merchants, gift certificates to restaurants and a homemade pecan pie. $30, 5:30-9 p.m. Barre Elks Club, Jefferson Street, Barre, mkotch731@gmail.com, 802-476-4185.

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