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Thursday, Aug. 17

Cider Tasting and Sunset walk in Shoreham. Thursday, Aug. 17, 5-9 p.m., Champlain Orchards, 3597 Route 74 West. Join head cider maker Jeren Stoneman at the orchard’s new tasting room, then head up to the Pinnacle at sunset for early apples, fresh peaches and a killer sunset. Tasting $6. Part of Vermont Open Farm Week.

Ladies union salad supper in New Haven. Thursday, Aug. 17, 6 p.m., New Haven Congregational Church, Town Hill Rd. Variety of salads, cold meats, rolls, desserts and beverages. Adults $8, Children 6-12 $4. More info contact Carol at 802-453-5059.

Greg Ryan and Rani Arbo in Hancock. Thursday, Aug. 17, 6:30 p.m., on the town green. Bring a chair and a picnic, rain site available. Free and open to the public. Part of the Hancock Green summer concert series. Sponsored by Hancock Town Pride Committee.

Religious aspects of the Revolutionary War talk in Bristol. Thursday, Aug. 17, 7 p.m. Howden Hall, 19 West Street. The Bristol Historical Society will host the one-time Civil War re-enactor Michael Blakeslee, who will discuss the religious aspects of the Revolutionary War. Open to the public. Call Steve Ayotte at 802-453-7709 for details.

Eagles and falcons return to Vermont in Salisbury. Thursday, Aug. 17, 7 p.m., Salisbury Congregational Church, 853 Maple St. Learn about the remarkable conservation success story as John Buck of VT Fish & Wildlife gives a presentation on the return of bald eagles and falcons to the Salisbury area and Vermont in general. Free and open to the public. 802-352-9080.

Addison County Chamber mixer on the Lake Champlain Bridge. Thursday, Aug. 17, 5:30-7 p.m., Crown Point State Historic Site, Crown Point, N.Y. Start on the New York side of the Lake Champlain Bridge and walk across to the Chimney Point State Historic Site on the Vermont side. Enjoy the Lake Champlain Bridge Heritage area by stopping at any of the six historic locations along the way. Free. RSVP to Sue: email [email protected] or call 388-7951.

 

Friday, Aug. 18

Age Well senior luncheon in Ferrisburgh. Friday, Aug. 18, noon, Basin Harbor Club, 4800 Basin Harbor Rd West. Enjoy the grounds and gardens from 10:30-11:30 a.m. Dining room opens at 11:40 a.m. Vegetable minestrone soup, half a Basin Harbor chicken salad club sandwich with Dakin Farm bacon, apples, lettuce, tomato and mayo on whole wheat bread served with mixed greens with a light summer vinaigrette. Pastry Chef’s choice for dessert. Advanced tickets required. Call Michelle at 802-377-1419. $5 donation does not include gratuity. A collection for Meals on Wheels will be taken during the luncheon. Open to anyone age 60 and up.

Artist lecture and slide presentation in Middlebury. Friday, Aug. 18, time TBA, Edgewater at the Falls, Frog Alley. Artist Philip Frey, whose pieces will be included in the featured gallery show in Aug., will show and discuss his work. Visit edgewatergallery.co for more info.

Miss Debbie’s famous tea party in Brandon. Friday, Aug. 18, 3 p.m., Brandon Public Library, 4 Franklin St. Wear your fancy hat or bow tie for a picnic on the lawn. 802-247-8230.

George Matthew Jr., carillon, in Middlebury. Friday, Aug. 18, 5 p.m., Mead Chapel and surrounding lawns, Middlebury College. Matthew, Carillonneur for Middlebury College and Norwich University, performs music entirely composed by women as part of the college’s Summer Carillon Concert series. Free. Learn more at go.middlebury.edu/carillon, middlebury.edu/arts or 802-443-3168.

Artist’s Reception in Middlebury. Friday, Aug. 18, 5-7 p.m., Jackson Gallery, Town Hall Theater. Sharp pencils and the tiniest brushes — these are the tools of four Addison County artists who specialize in realistic art in fine detail. “Attention to Detail” features work by Gayl Braisted, Mike Mayone, Catherine M. Palmer and Reed A. Prescott. On exhibit Aug. 18-Oct. 1. 802-388-1436.

Cider Tasting and Sunset walk in Shoreham. Friday, Aug. 18, 5-9 p.m., Champlain Orchards, 3597 Route 74 West. Join head cider maker Jeren Stoneman at the orchard’s new tasting room, then head up to the Pinnacle at sunset for early apples, fresh peaches and a killer sunset. Tasting $6. Part of Vermont Open Farm Week.

Fish Fry in Middlebury. Friday, Aug. 18, 5-7 p.m., VFW, 530 Exchange St. Fried haddock, baked potato or French fries, cole slaw, rolls, and dessert for $11/person. Music and dancing will follow, provided by Dave’s Oldies and Country Show for $5/person.

Bob Degree & the Bluegrass Storm on stage in New Haven. Friday, Aug. 18, 6-8 p.m., Lincoln Peak Winery, 142 River Rd. Straight up wild bluegrass. Part of the Winery’s free Friday night concerts. Bring a picnic and something to sit on. Rain or shine. Wine and food available for sale. More info at 802-388-7368 or lincolnpeakvineyard.com.

“The Tarnation of Russell Colvin” in Middlebury. Friday, Aug. 18, 7:30 p.m., Vermont Coffee Company Playhouse, Exchange St. Middlebury Actors Workshop presents this one-man show based on Manchester’s unsolved 1812 murder. Oliver Wadsworth brings local history to life, playing a motley medley of characters grappling with the slippery truth of the real life murder of eccentric Vermonter Russell Colvin. Tickets are $12 and can be purchased at the THT Box Office: 802-382-9222 or townhalltheater.org.

“The Wizard of Oz” on screen in Bristol. Friday, Aug. 18, dusk, on the town green. Part of Bristol’s Movies in the Park series. Free and open to the public. Bring a blanket and your bug spray. Rain location Holley Hall.

Parakeets with Dan Zura in Vergennes. Friday, Aug. 18, 7-9:30 p.m., Northern Daughters, 221 Main St. The Parakeets — Katie Weller, Ben Roy and Colin Gunn — will uplift everyone with Doo-Wop songs. Dan Zura will open with a set of interesting, heartfelt, occasionally haunting songs. Free event, though tips are welcome for the musicians.

 

Saturday, Aug. 19

Pancake Breakfast in Shoreham. Saturday, Aug. 19, 8-10 a.m., Shoreham Congregational Church, 28 School Road. Feast on plain or blueberry pancakes, sausages, scrambled eggs, home fries, beverages and a special surprise. Tickets: $8 for adults and older children, $4 for children under 12, and $20 for a family with small children.

Town-wide yard sale in Bridport. Saturday, Aug. 19, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Maps available at Boise’s Citgo, Pratt’s Store and sales around town.

Green Mountain Club hike — Mt. Abraham in Lincoln. Saturday, Aug. 19. A strenuous 5.2 mile hike on the Long Trail with an elevation gain of approximately 2,500 feet, some steep pitches, a few areas of flat hiking and an extremely rocky ascent to the summit. Rare arctic-alpine plants and 360-degree views. This is a dog friendly hike. Contact leader Mike at [email protected] or 802-349-5653 for details. For more activities, visit gmcbreadloaf.org.

Firefighters Mini Muster and other events in Middlebury. Saturday, Aug. 19, 10 a.m.-noon and beyond. As part of Adam Myers Day, children are encouraged to join members of the Middlebury Fire Department on the town green for fun games, refreshments and a tour of fire engines. At 6 p.m., Two Brothers Tavern Lounge will celebrate the Middlebury Fire Department, Middlebury Heavy Rescue and the life of Adam Myers while raffling off more than $2,000 worth of merchandise and gift certificates.

Kids Pirate Festival in Ferrisburgh. Saturday, Aug. 19, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Lake Champlain Maritime Museum, 4472 Basin Harbor Rd. The Museum campus will be taken over by pirates, sailors, rogues and mutineers from distant shores for this family friendly swashbuckling good time. Costumes, music, pirate-themed activities, shows, sing-alongs and make-and-take crafts for the whole family. Live pirate stage shows by Pirates of Fortune’s Folly, see the Pirate Fleet on Lake Champlain, visit the Pirate Camp to learn all about life on the high seas, find treasure, join in the Great Pirate Tug-o-War and more! Information: lcmm.org or 802-475-2022.

Farm tour and more in New Haven. Saturday, Aug.19, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.,Lester Farm and Market, 2297 Ethan Allen Highway.Meet dwarf goats, sheep, chickens and geese in the petting zoo, taste the tomatoes and other produce and take a wagon ride tour of the farm. Part of Vermont Open Farm week.

Genealogy workshop in Vergennes. Saturday, Aug. 19, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Bixby Library, 258 Main St. Genealogist Ann Watson will lead an information and instruction session on researching your family. Free. Call to RSVP. Part of the Bixby Library Cultural Events series. More info contact Muir Haman at 802-877-221 or [email protected].

Diamond Island Regatta on Lake Champlain. Saturday, Aug. 19, racing starts at 11 a.m. from Point Bay Marina in Charlotte. The fifth annual yacht race, hosted by the Royal Savage Yacht Club and Point Bay Marina, can feature two dozen boats or more racing 6-14 miles from Charlotte in the north to Basin Harbor in the south. RSYC lobster dinner for $25 and awards ceremony beginning at 6 p.m. Race proceeds to benefit the Lake Champlain Maritime Museum. More information online at rsyc.org/diamond-island-regatta.

Wagon rides, solar panels and peaches in Shoreham. Saturday, Aug. 19, noon-2 p.m., Champlain Orchards, 3597 Route 74 West. Ride in the orchard’s wagon, see it’s solar trackers and finish up your visit with pick-your-own organic and eco-certified peaches. Tour & wagon ride Free. Peaches at pick-your-own price.

Learn about colonial herbs in Addison. Saturday, Aug. 19, 1 p.m., John Strong Mansion, 6656 Vt Route 17 W. The Vermont Daughters of the American Revolution present this special free event. Susan Ferland, curator of the Mansion, will be giving a talk entitled: “Herbs: A Colonial Housewife’s First Defense”.?

Ciderstock Music Festival in Middlebury. Saturday, Aug. 19, 2 p.m., Woodchuck Cidery, Exchange St. woodchuck.com.

Chicken barbeque in Ferrisburgh. Saturday, Aug. 19, 4:30 p.m., Ferrisburgh Fire Station, U.S. Route 7. Try Jerry’s world-famous secret barbeque sauce recipe and help raise funds for the Ferrisburgh Fire Department.

Farm to table dinner and garden party in Goshen. Saturday, Aug. 19, 6-9 p.m., Blueberry Hill Inn, Goshen. Celebrate the tastes of Vermont summer with a meal featuring local farmers and artisans. Appetizers in the garden, dinner with friends and wine from Lincoln Peak Vineyard. More info at blueberryhillinn.com/farm-to-table or 802-247-6735.

King Pede in Ferrisburgh. Saturday, Aug. 19, 6:30 p.m., Ferrisburgh Town Hall, 3279 U.S Route 7.Sandwich supper followed by fun and cards. All are welcome.

Old Bones Band Of Addison County on stage in Brandon. Saturday, Aug. 19, 7:30 p.m., Brandon Town Hall. A group of mostly retired, mostly hobby musicians, mostly having fun. Older country with a bit of bluegrass and gospel mixed in. It’s a family show so bring everyone. Tickets: Adults $7; seniors, students and military $5; kids 5 and under free.

Cooie’s Jazz Ensemble in Brandon. Saturday, Aug. 19, 7:30 p.m., Brandon Music, 62 Country Club Rd. Cooie Defrancesco and her band bring you iconic tunes from the Great American Songbook. Tickets are $20. A pre-concert dinner is available for $25. Reservations are required for dinner and recommended for the show. Venue is BYOB. More info at 802-247-4295, [email protected] or brandon-music.net.

 

Sunday, Aug. 20

Town-wide yard sale in Bridport. Sunday, Aug. 20, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Maps available at Boise’s Citgo, Pratt’s Store and sales around town.

Green Mountain Bicycle Club Bound for Bristol Bakery ride. Sunday, Aug. 20, meet at 9:15 a.m., Clifford Lumber, Rt. 116 Hinesburg.A 40-mile ride on the less traveled roads around Bristol, New Haven and Hinesburg. Shorter 27-mile ride to Bristol Bakery and back. More info contact Jessica Barnum 802-335-1889, [email protected], or Amy Ross 802-324-2137, [email protected].

Kids Pirate Festival in Ferrisburgh. Sunday, Aug. 20, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Lake Champlain Maritime Museum, 4472 Basin Harbor Rd. Continuation of event that started on Saturday.

Champlain Valley Fiddlers in Middlebury. Sunday, Aug. 20, noon-5 p.m., VFW, Exchange St. All fiddlers welcome. Refreshments will be available, Suggested $3 donation.

Wagon rides, solar panels and peaches in Shoreham. Sunday, Aug. 20, noon-2 p.m., Champlain Orchards, 3597 Route 74 West. Ride in the orchard’s wagon, see it’s solar trackers and finish up your visit with pick-your-own organic and eco-certified peaches. Tour and wagon ride Free. Peaches at pick-your-own price.

Blast from the Past: Working with Fiber in Addison. Sunday, Aug. 20, 2-4 p.m. Chimney Point State Historic Site, 8149 Vt. Route 17W. Members of the Twist O’ Wool Guild will be in residence on the Chimney Point porch to demonstrate a variety of fiber skills, crafts and arts important historically and relevant today. Bring your project or ask questions. Light refreshments.

Zen meditation for everyone in Middlebury. Sunday, Aug. 20, 4-7 p.m., Champlain Valley Unitarian Universalist Society, 2 Duane Ct. For those new to meditation, or those with experience who would like a refresher. Meditation instruction and discussion about Zen in today’s world. Sensei Joshin Byrnes, vice abbot and president of Upaya Zen Center in Santa Fe, N.M. will lead the session. Bring a small dish and stay for a potluck dinner and dharma conversation afterwards from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Free and open to all. Registration is not required. For more info email Sensei Joshin at [email protected].

 

Monday, Aug. 21

Diabetes workshop in Bristol. Begins Monday, Aug. 21, 9-11:30 a.m., Mountain Health Center, Munsill Ave. UVM Health Network Porter Medical Center is offering this free six-week workshop for anyone who has been diagnosed with diabetes. Run by two trained facilitators. More info contact Susan Bruce at 802-382-3406 or [email protected].

Age Well senior luncheon in Bristol. Monday Aug. 21, 11 a.m., Cubbers, 8 Main St. Arrive at 10:45. Chef’s Choice. Advanced reservations required. Call Michelle at 802-377-1419. $5 suggested donation does not include gratuity. Open to anyone age 60 and up.

Historical Society Meeting in Monkton. Monday, Aug. 21, 7 p.m., Monkton Town Hall. Have photos from the last half of the 20th century? Come scan them and share your stories. Society members, Monkton residents, and others with photos and stories to tell about their Monkton photos are encouraged to attend. For more info call 802-482-2277 or email [email protected].

Pie and ice cream social in Vergennes. Monday, Aug. 21, 6-8 p.m., Vergennes City Park. Enjoy homemade pies topped with vanilla ice cream and a cold beverage while listening to the Vergennes City Band perform live. Cost $6. Proceeds benefit the Champlain Valley Christian School. For more info call Martha at 802-349-0229.

 

Tuesday, Aug. 22

Farewell Reception in Middlebury. Tuesday, Aug. 22, 8:30-9:30 a.m., Ilsley Public Library Lobby, Main St. Come to this coffee and Danish reception to thank departing library director Kevin Unrath and wish him good luck.

Political Luncheon in Middlebury. Tuesday, Aug. 22, 12:30-2:30 p.m., Community Room, EastView at Middlebury. Middlebury College Professor Matt Dickinson will lead a discussion on political topics. Bring your own lunch or buy from our Bistro. Cash or check accepted.

Town Hall Theater’s Young Company performance in Middlebury. Tuesday, Aug. 22, 7 p.m., Town Hall Theater, Middlebury. “The School For Scandal” is a fun cross between “Gossip Girl” and “I Love Lucy.” It’s a comedy with the perfect dose of wit, confusions, gossips and insults. Tickets are $10, $5 for children 12 and under. Contact the theater for tickets or more info at 802-388-1436.

 

Wednesday, Aug. 23

Annual rummage sale and flea market in Vergennes. Wednesday, Aug. 23, 9 a.m.-7 p.m., St. Peter’s Catholic Church, 85 South Maple St. Items are full price. Sale continues Thursday, Friday and Saturday. For more info call 802-877-2367.

Justin Perdue jazz quartet in Middlebury. Wednesday, Aug. 23, 6 p.m., new park corner of South Main and College streets. Part of the Middlebury Community Music Center/Better Middlebury Partnership Concerts in the Park series. Free.

Aikido Yoshokai demonstration in Brandon. Wednesday, Aug. 23, 6 p.m., behind the Brandon Inn. More info at brandon.org.

Creative Writing Workshop in Middlebury. Wednesday, Aug. 23, 6-8 p.m., Community Room, Ilsley Public Library. Hosted by the Middlebury Chapter of the Burlington Writers Workshop — a respectful, engaged group of writers welcoming all skill levels and genres. Participants share each other’s work and help cultivate, inspire, and strengthen individual craft. More info at [email protected].

Mad Mountain Scramblers in Brandon. Wednesday, Aug. 23, 7 p.m., behind the Brandon Inn. Mad River Valley’s premier bluegrass band. Part of the Brandon Summer Music series. Free. More info at brandon.org.

Marijuana legalization talk in Vergennes. Wednesday, Aug. 23, 7 p.m., Bixby Library, 258 Main St. Vergennes. Police Chief George Merkel will discuss some of the challenges and health risks of legalization and how it might affect public safety.

Town Hall Theater’s Young Company performance in Middlebury. Wednesday, Aug. 23, 7 p.m., Town Hall Theater, Middlebury. “The School For Scandal” is a fun cross between “Gossip Girl” and “I Love Lucy.” It’s a comedy with the perfect dose of wit, confusions, gossips and insults. Tickets are $10, $5 for children 12 and under. Contact the theater for tickets or more info at 802-388-1436.

 

Thursday, Aug. 24

Middlebury New Filmmakers Festival in Middlebury. Thursday, Aug. 24, at venues around town. middfilmfest.org.

Annual rummage sale and flea market in Vergennes. Thursday, Aug. 24, 9 a.m.-7 p.m., St. Peter’s Catholic Church, 85 South Maple St. Items are half price. Sale continues Friday and Saturday. For more info call 802-877-2367.

 

Friday, Aug. 25

Annual rummage sale and flea market in Vergennes. Friday, Aug. 25, 9 a.m.-7 p.m., St. Peter’s Catholic Church, 85 South Maple St. Bring a bag to fill. Sale continues Saturday. For more info call 802-877-2367.

Lake Champlain Quest Guide Tour in Addison. Friday, Aug. 25, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Chimney Point State Historic Site, 8149 VT Route 17 W. Join Jim Brangan, Assistant Director of Champlain Valley National Heritage Partnership for  special tour and quest of the Lake Champlain Heritage area.

Age Well senior luncheon in Middlebury. Friday, Aug. 25, noon, Rosie’s, 886 Route 7 South. Arrive after 11:30. Picnic Platter featuring roast chicken and assorted side salads. Yellow cake with hard sauce for dessert. Advanced reservations required. Call Michelle at 802-377-1419. $5 donation does not include gratuity. Open to anyone age 60 and up.

Middlebury New Filmmakers Festival in Middlebury. Friday, Aug. 25, at venues around town. middfilmfest.org.

Arts Walk in Vergennes. Friday, Aug. 25, 5-8 p.m. Art on view and for sale at participating locations throughout downtown Vergennes, including all along Main St. After-hours events at art galleries and local businesses invite you to explore this walk able historic downtown. Browse shops, antiques and artwork. Information VergennesDowntown.org.

Artist’s Reception in Brandon. Friday, Aug. 25, 5-7 p.m., Compass Music and Arts Center, 333 Jones Dr. Show opening and reception for “Susan Bull Riley: Natural Affection,” a collection of paintings of the natural beauties in Riley’s surroundings. The exhibit runs through October.

Table of Grace free meal in Vergennes. Friday, Aug. 25, 5:30-6:30 p.m., Vergennes Congregational Church. The menu will include hamburgers, hotdogs, potato salad, broccoli salad and dessert. Come and bring your friends. Free.

Vergennes Day kick-off street dance in Vergennes. Friday, Aug. 25, 7-10 p.m., Vergennes City Park. Join us for a street dance featuring The Hitmen.

Vermont food featured on INSP Television Network. Friday, Aug. 25, 8 p.m., on Comcast channel 264, DirecTV channel 364, or Dish channel 259. Taylor Hicks tastes his way across Vermont in the second season of “State Plate.” Hicks explores cheese, maple syrup, common crackers, fiddleheads and apple pie.

 

Saturday, Aug. 26

Annual rummage sale and flea market in Vergennes. Saturday, Aug. 26, 8-10 a.m., St. Peter’s Catholic Church, 85 South Maple St. Come take what’s left. Donations welcome. For more info call 802-877-2367.

Middlebury New Filmmakers Festival in Middlebury. Saturday, Aug. 26, at venues around town. middfilmfest.org.

Soldiers Atop the Mount in Orwell. Saturday, Aug. 26, 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m., Mount Independence State Historic Site, 497 Mt. Independence Rd. Re-enactors take over the Mount, honoring the 240th anniversary of the American, British, and German occupation of 1777. Includes interactive “walkabout” on trails and grounds and reading of the Declaration of Independence. Activities for children. Call 802-948-2000 for details.

Strong Ground 5K walk in Orwell. Saturday, Aug. 26, 9:30-1 p.m., Mount Independence State Historic Site, 497 Mt. Independence Rd. Enjoy the trail system and support this fundraiser for education and special programming efforts by participating in this 5K walk. $20 fee includes commemorative t-shirt, admission to Soldiers Atop the Mount, and a simple lunch. Pre-registration suggested. Call 802-948-2000 for details.

36th Annual Vergennes Day in Vergennes. Saturday, Aug. 26, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Pancake breakfast, crafters, music, children’s venue, horse drawn wagon rides, Lions Club chicken BBQ, Rubber Duckie race. Sponsored by the Addison County Chamber of Commerce and the City of Vergennes. vergennesday.com.

CANCELLED – Warren Kimble talk in Brandon. Saturday, Aug. 26, 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Brandon Artists Guild, 7 Center St. This talk was cancelled.

Fifth annual art festival in Ferrisburgh. Saturday, Aug. 26, 3-8 p.m., Milkhaus, 888 Botsford Rd. Design to Table sponsors this open competition to all kinds of artists, makers and creatives, music, food and drink all day. To submit a piece email name, medium, title and delivery date to [email protected]. Submission fee $8.

DaddyLongLegs in Brandon. Saturday, Aug. 26, 7:30 p.m., Brandon Music, 62 Country Club Rd. Come see this trio of well-known Vermont musicians — David Gusakov, Rick Ceballos and Matt Witten — play celtic and “old-timey” melodies and early minstrel and jazz. Tickets are $20. A pre-concert dinner is available for $25. Reservations are required for dinner and recommended for the show. Venue is BYOB. More info at 802-247-4295, [email protected] or brandon-music.net.

The Rumpus in Proctor. Come for an evening of live storytelling. Saturday, Aug. 26, 7 p.m., Wilson Castle, 2708 West Street, Proctor. Suggested $10 donation. All proceeds benefit the Wilson Castle Restoration Fund. More info at 802-773-3284 or wilsoncastle.com.

 

Sunday, Aug. 27

All-you-can-eat Breakfast in Vergennes. Sunday, Aug. 27, 7:30-10 a.m., Masonic Lodge. Open to the public, all are welcome.$8 per person.

Middlebury New Filmmakers Festival in Middlebury. Sunday, Aug. 27, at venues around town. middfilmfest.org.

Soldiers Atop the Mount in Orwell. Sunday, Aug. 27, 9:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m., Mount Independence State Historic Site, 497 Mt. Independence Rd. Re-enactors take over the Mount, honoring the 240th anniversary of the American, British, and German occupation of 1777. Activities for children. Call 802-948-2000 for details.

New Haven Union Church Service in New Haven. Sunday, Aug. 27, 10 a.m., New Haven Union Church, at corner of East St. and River Rd. Registered with National Historic Places, the Union Church will hold the second of two services this year The service will feature harpist Margie Beckoff, along with updates on the restoration. Donations can be made for the church’s restoration. More info contact Donna at 802-877-2712.

Vegan fare share in Bristol. Sunday, Aug. 27, 3-5 p.m., Seventh Day Adventist Church, 839 Rocky Dale Rd. Bring your favorite vegan dish with the recipe and share it with other vegan community folk. There will be a short presentation. Limited seating. RSVP to Helen at 802-453-6188.

 

Wednesday, Aug. 30

An evening of local talent in Brandon. Wednesday, Aug. 30, 7 p.m., behind the Brandon Inn. Part of the Brandon Summer Music series. Free. More info at brandon.org.

 

Thursday, Aug. 31

Chief Gibbs salute in Bristol. Thursday, Aug. 31, 3-4:30 p.m., Bristol Police Department, Bristolworks, Building 6, Suite 603. A retirement open house in honor of retiring Police Chief Kevin Gibbs.

Twist O’ Wool spinning guild in Middlebury. Thursday, Aug. 31, 7 p.m., American Legion, 49 Wilson Rd. A show and tell followed by a general meeting and spin/knit-in. All are welcome. More info at 802-453-5960.

 

Friday, Sept. 1

Starline Rhythm Boys on stage in New Haven. Friday, Sept. 1, 6-8 p.m., Lincoln Peak Winery, 142 River Rd. Vintage country and rockabilly. Part of the Winery’s free Friday night concerts. Bring a picnic and something to sit on. Rain or shine. Wine and food available for sale. More info at 802-388-7368 or lincolnpeakvineyard.com.

“Rogue One” on screen in Vergennes. Friday, Sept 1, 6:30 p.m., Bixby Library, 258 Main St. Part of Bixby’s Friday Night Movie series. Free admission, free popcorn. Rated PG-13.

Point CounterPoint faculty concert in Middlebury. Friday, Sept. 1, 7:30 p.m., at Middlebury Congregational Church. Handicap accessible. Request of good will donation.

Auditions for Brandon Has Talent in Brandon. Friday, Sept. 1, 6-8 p.m., Brandon Town Hall. If you like to sing, play an instrument, dance, play in a band or have a special talent, don’t miss this opportunity to perform on your Town Hall stage. A showcase of talent — no judges, no prizes. To schedule an audition call 802-247-5420.

 

Saturday, Sept. 2

Bring your mushrooms foray in Orwell. Saturday, Sept. 2, 10 a.m.-noon, Mount Independence State Historic Site, 497 Mt. Independence Rd. Back at the Mount by popular demand, the public is invited to bring mushrooms for identification by mycologist Sue Van Hook. Sort and learn how to identify common edible and medicinal fungi, venture onto the trials to see what is fruiting, or a bit of both. All ages welcome. Bring a hand lens or magnifying glass, if you have one. Lens available to share. Co-sponsored by Mount Independence Coalition.

Auditions for Brandon Has Talent in Brandon. Saturday, Sept. 2, 2-4 p.m., Brandon Town Hall. If you like to sing, play an instrument, dance, play in a band or have a special talent, don’t miss this opportunity to perform on your Town Hall stage. A showcase of talent — no judges, no prizes. To schedule an audition call 802-247-5420.

The Press Gang in Ripton. Saturday, Sept. 2, 7:30 p.m., Ripton Community Coffee House, Route 125, Ripton. Doors open at 7 p.m. Open mic begins at 7:30 followed by the featured performers. $10 general admission, $15 generous admission and $3 for kids under 12. More info at rcch.org or 802-388-9782.

R.D. King live in Brandon. Saturday, Sept. 2, 7:30 p.m., Brandon Music, 62 Country Club Rd. Boston’s R.D. King brings his acoustic guitar fuse pop melodies, metal rhythms, folk fingerstyle and hints of jazz harmony to the Brandon Music stage. Tickets are $20. A pre-concert dinner is available for $25. Reservations are required for dinner and recommended for the show. Venue is BYOB. More info at 802-247-4295, [email protected] or brandon-music.net.

 

Sunday, Sept. 3

Hike into History in Orwell. Sunday, Sept. 3, 1-3 p.m., Mount Independence State Historic Site, 497 Mt. Independence Rd. On this guided tour, walk in the footsteps of Revolutionary War soldiers. Wear walking shoes and dress for the weather.

 

Wednesday, Sept. 6

“Good Naked” workshop in Vergennes. Wednesday, Sept. 6, 4 p.m., Bixby Library, 258 Main St. Joni B. Cole, author of “Good Naked: Reflections on How to Write More, Write Better and Be Happier” for a talk and workshop on techniques to tap into your creativity.

 

Friday, Sept. 8

Artist reception with Norma Jean Rollet in Brandon. Friday, Sept. 8, 5-7 p.m., Brandon Artists Guild, 7 Center Street. Middlebury artist Norma Jean Rollet is exhibiting “Portraits of the Vermont Landscape” at the BAG from Sept. 1-Oct. 31 featuring her paintings and pastels. For more info call 802-247-4956 or visit brandonartistsguild.org.

 

Saturday, Sept. 9

Monthly Wildlife Walk in Middlebury. Saturday, Sept. 9, 7-9 a.m., meet at the parking area of Otter View Park at the intersection of Weybridge St. and Pulp Mill Bridge Rd. Otter Creek Audubon and the Middlebury Area Land Trust invite community members to help us survey birds and other wildlife at Otter View Park and the Hurd Grassland. Birders of all ages and abilities welcome. For more information, call 802-388-6019 or 802-388-1007.

12th Annual Kelly Brush Ride in Middlebury. Saturday, Sept. 9. For registration and information visit kellybrushfoundation.org.

Woofstock in Middlebury. Saturday, Sept. 9, 10 a.m. Memorial Sports Center/Middlebury Town Pool. Walk for the Animals and annual doggie dip in the town pool. homewardboundanimals.org.

Inquiry into the Revolutionary Mind: What Were You Thinking John Burgoyne and Friedrich von Riedesel in Orwell. Saturday, Sept. 9, 1-2:30 p.m., Mount Independence State Historic Site, 497 Mt. Independence Rd. Modern-day historian Paul Andriscin turns back the time machine to interview British Lt. Gen. John Burgoyne and German Maj. Gen. von Riedesel about the events on Lake Champlain, Mount Independence, and further south 240 years ago in 1777.

4th Annual “Brandon Has Talent” show in Brandon. Saturday, Sept. 9, 7 p.m., Brandon town Hall. The Friends Of Brandon Town Hall host this fundraiser for the town hall, showcasing the multi-talented community members from Brandon and the surrounding area. Tickets available at the door: adults $7. seniors, students & military $5. Children 5 and under free.

Harvest Fair in Rochester. Saturday, Sept. 9, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Rochester Village park. The White River Valley Players presents their 29th annual Harvest Fair with live music, food, crafts, markets, information booths and the popular flower show on the park’s bandstand. For more info Martha Slater at 802-767-3025.

 

 

Sunday, Sept. 10

Chicken and Biscuit Dinner in New Haven. Sunday Sept. 10, seatings at noon and 1 p.m., New Haven Congregational Church, Town Hill Rd. Adults $10/children 6-11 $5/under six Free. Take out available. Walk-ins are welcome but reservations are appreciated. Call Betsy prior to 7 p.m. at 802-453-2726 for reservations.

“Marjorie Prime” staged reading in Middlebury. Sunday, Sept. 10, 4 p.m. Town Hall Theater Studio, 68 Pleasant St. The Middlebury Actors Workshop presents this work by young playwright and Pulitzer Prize finalist Jordan Harrison. The play explores the mysteries of human identity and the limits—if any—of what technology can replace.

Sheldon Uncorked in Middlebury.Sunday, Sept. 10, 5-7 p.m., 1 Park St. Come for an evening of wine, hors d'oeuvres and historic curiosities, offering attendees chances to win fine bottles of wine. Tickets are $50 a person and are available by calling the Sheldon Museum (802) 388-2117 or online at HenrySheldonMuseum.org.

 

Monday, Sept. 11

Book discussion in Vergennes. Monday, Sept. 11, 7 p.m.,Bixby Library, 258 Main St. “The Zookeeper’s Wife” by Diane Ackerman. Volunteer-led.Bixby provides copies forparticipants.

 

Thursday, Sept. 14

“I want to write a book – how to begin” in Vergennes. Thursday, Sept. 14, 3-5 p.m., Bixby Library, 258 Main St. “Vermont Wild” author Megan Price will lead this workshop about getting you writing project started. Free. Registration required. Limit 20. More info contact Muir Haman at 802-877-221 or [email protected]

 

Saturday, Sept. 16

Bristol Democrats meeting in Bristol. Saturday, Sept. 16, time and location TBA. Every four years, Bristol’s Democratic Party members reorganize. We need new people to fill the Party and get things going, to take the opportunity to get active in running our country. Help us pick an open and public place to meet, maybe at the Town Hall. Come with new names for party officers. More info contact Peter Grant at 802-453-2278.

JPL Golf Classic in Ferrisburgh. Saturday, Sept. 16, noon-6 p.m., Basin Harbor Club, 4800 Basin Harbor Rd. Proceeds benefit the Addison County Firefighter’s Association, with a focus on training needs of the county. Registration is $85 per person, $340 for a team of 4, deadline Sept. 2. Green fees, cart, awards and appetizers included for all players. More info contact Bob Patterson at 802-453-3896

Harry Houdini Silent Film Double Feature in Brandon. Saturday, Sept. 16, 7 p.m., Brandon Town Hall. Rare surviving films from the great illusionist’s brief movie career. In ‘Terror Island’ (1920) Houdini stars as a swashbuckling inventor who steers his high-tech submarine to a forbidden tropical isle to rescue the woman he loves; in ‘The Man From Beyond’ (1922), Houdini plays a man frozen 100 years in the Arctic who returns to civilization to reclaim his reincarnated love. Part of Brandon’s silent film and live music series.

Sunday, Sept. 17

Green Mountain Bike Club Century Day in the Champlain Valley. Sunday, Sept. 17, meet at 7:30 a.m., Wheeler lot, Veterans Memorial Park, S. Burlington. Three rides, all following the same route for the first 25 miles with a food stop in Bristol. The Metric Century is 62 miles (M) via Bristol and Vergennes. The full Century is 100 miles (S) traveling down to the Crown Point Bridge and returning through the Champlain Valley. Those looking for an extra challenge can do the Double Gap Century which is 113 miles and includes the Middlebury and Appalachian Gaps. More info contact Kevin Batson 802-825-5816 / [email protected] or Lou Bresee 802-658-0597 / [email protected].

 

Thursday, Sept. 21

Jim Douglas in Bristol. Thursday, Sept. 21, 7 p.m., Howden Hall, 19 West Street. The Bristol Historical Society will host former Vermont Governor Jim Douglas to talk about his activities and thoughts since leaving the governorship. The public is encouraged to engage him in topics of current concern. Call Steve Ayotte at 453-7709 for details.

 

Friday, Sept. 22

Atlatl Workshop in Addison. Friday, Sept. 22, noon-5 p.m., Chimney Point State Historic Site, 8149 Vt. Route 17W. Atlatl experts Bob and Cheryll Berg of Thunderbird Atlatl teach traditional and modern techniques of atlatl and dart construction, flint knapping, hafting stone points, and cordage making. Enjoy atlatl lore and coaching on the use of your new atlatl. Cost: $70 - includes instruction & materials. Pre-registration required.

Arts Walk in Vergennes. September 22, 5-8 p.m., Downtown. Vergennes. Receptions from 5-8 p.m. Art on view and for sale at participating locations throughout downtown Vergennes. Discover artwork at venues all along Main Street, after-hours events at art galleries. More info: [email protected].

Table of Grace free meal in Vergennes. Friday, Sept. 22, 5:30-6:30 p.m., Vergennes Congregational Church. The menu will include chicken and biscuits, stuffing, vegetable, cranberry sauce and dessert. Come and bring your friends. Free.

“The Grift” dance party in Brandon. Friday, Sept. 22, 7:30 p.m., Brandon Town Hall. An evening of booty shaking grooves, improvisation with radio-friendly hooks, witty lyrics and tight vocal harmonies. Tickets available at the door: Adults $12; Seniors, students & military $10.

 

Saturday, Sept. 23

Harvest Festival in Bristol. Saturday, Sept. 23, 10:30 a.m.-4 p.m., town green. Bristol’s annual fall celebration. Crafters and other vendors, children’s venue, apple pie contests, bandstand music and more. More info at BristolHarvestFest.com.

22nd Annual Northeastern Open Atlatl Championship in Addison. Saturday, Sept. 23, 10:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Chimney Point State Historic Site, 8149 Vt. Route 17W. Participate in or watch this annual atlatl championship testing skills in accuracy and distance. The sport of using the atlatl to throw darts is based on the ancient hunting technique. Newcomers to experts welcome. Children’s activities. Workshops and demonstrations on flint knapping, Woodland pottery, and other crafts and skills. Competitors: $7 pre-registered, $8 same-day registration; visitors: $5 adult, free for children under 15. Call for details.

Contemplative natural history of trees and shrubs walk in Orwell. Saturday, Sept. 23, 1-3 p.m., Mount Independence State Historic Site, 497 Mt. Independence Rd. Marc Lapin, an expert on natural community ecology and botany, leads this guided walk to enjoy the trees and shrubs on Mount Independence. Co-sponsored by Mount Independence Coalition.

 

Sunday, Sept. 24

Vermont Sun Triathlon series in Salisbury. Sunday, Sept. 24, Branbury State Park. Vermont Sun Half Marathon. For more info or to register visit vermontsuntriathalonseries.com.

13th Annual Better L8 Than Never Car Show in Bristol. Sunday, Sept. 24, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Bristol Recreation Field, 100 Airport Dr. Expecting more than 200 classic cars and trucks. Vendors, food, live DJ, raffle drawings, 50/50 raffle, piston toss, kids’ activities, bake sale and more. Fun for the whole family. Free for spectators. Donations accepted for Camp Ta-Kum-Ta. Vehicle entry fee — all makes, all models — $15 by Sept. 1, or $20 at the gate. More info at BetterL8ThanNever.com.

Lake Champlain Bridge Guided Walk in Addison. Sunday, Sept. 24 , 1-3 p.m., Chimney Point State Historic Site, 8149 Vt. Route 17W. Learn the history of what surrounds you as you walk across the Lake Champlain Bridge. Chimney Point site administrator Elsa Gilbertson and Crown Point site manager Michael Roets lead this guided round trip walk. Meet at Chimney Point. Rain or shine, dress for the weather. Tickets $6.

Zig Zag Lit Mag Launch Party in Middlebury. Sunday, Sept. 24, Stonecutter Spirits, 1197 Exchange St. Help this local literary magazine celebrate the publication of their third issue.

 

Thursday, Sept. 28

“How to publish your book – let me count the ways” in Vergennes. Thursday, Sept. 28, 3-5 p.m., Bixby Library, 258 Main St. “Vermont Wild” author Megan Price will lead this workshop about getting your work published. Free. Registration required. Limit 20. More info contact Muir Haman at 802-877-221 or [email protected].

 

Saturday, Sept. 30

Ladies car rally in Vergennes. Saturday, Sept. 30, 9 a.m.- 3 p.m., beginning on the city green. Spiffy vintage cars drive around the Champlain Valley to raise money for the Vergennes Opera house.

“Eat on the Green” in Vergennes. Saturday, Sept. 30, 3-8 p.m., city green. A new community food and music festival sponsored by the Vergennes Partnership.

Dissipated 8 a capella in Brandon. Saturday, Sept. 30, at 7 p.m., Brandon Town Hall. Middlebury College’s premier a capella group, founded in 1952, sings a range of songs, from modern day pop to traditional barbershop songs. Their stage presence and comedic routines will certainly entertain you in addition to the wonderful harmonies, solos and group numbers. Tickets available at the door: Adults $7; seniors, students & military $5.

 

Sunday, Oct. 1

HarvestFest in Brandon. Sunday, Oct. 1, 1-4 p.m., Estabrook Park. Come make harvest people — stick figures, scarecrows, leaf people, etc. You can even take one home for free. Hay rides, food, pumpkins. Family fun, kids and adult activities. Music. More info at 802-247-6401 or 802-247-3635, ext. 213.

 

Saturday, Oct. 7

16th annual Dead Creek Wildlife Day in Addison. Saturday, Oct. 7, 9:30 a.m.-4 p.m., Dead Creek Management Area, 966 VT Route 17. Celebrate Vt. Fish & Wildlife’s Dead Creek area with presentations and nature walks and family activities and explore the new visitor’s center. More info at 802-828-1000.

The Year 1777 and the American Revolution in Orwell. Saturday, Oct. 7, 1-2:30 p.m., Mount Independence State Historic Site, 497 Mt. Independence Rd. What was happening elsewhere in the American Revolution in 1777, 240 years ago, as the British under Lt. Gen. John Burgoyne headed toward Saratoga? Site interpreter and historian Paul Andriscin gives an illustrated talk about events on Long Island, New York City, and British Gen. William Howe’s effort to capture Philadelphia.

Downtown Bob Stannard on stage in Vergennes. Saturday, Oct. 7, Vergennes Opera House, 120 Main St. Stannard and his band Those Dangerous Bluesman will rock the house.

 

Tuesday, Oct. 10

Red Green on stage in Vergennes. Tuesday, Oct. 10, 7 p.m., Vergennes Opera House, 120 Main St. In “I’m Not Old, I’m Ripe.” Green, otherwise known as Steve Smith, will reflect on the twists and turns of his life.

 

Wednesday, Oct. 11

Robert Madrygin in Middlebury. Wednesday, Oct. 11, 7 p.m., The Vermont Book Shop, Main St. This Vermont author will read from and discuss his novel, “The Solace of Trees.”

 

 

Sunday, Oct. 15

Hike into History in Orwell. Sunday, Oct. 15, 1-3:30 p.m., Mount Independence State Historic Site, 497 Mt. Independence Rd. Enjoy the last day of the 2017 season with a guided hike into history. Stephen Zeoli will be your guide. The focus will be on the effects at Mount Independence of British Lt. Gen. John Burgoyne’s surrender at Saratoga October 17, 1777, and the British withdrawal from the Mount on November 8, 1777.

 

Thursday, Oct. 19

Vermont and the Civil War in Bristol. Thursday, Oct. 19, 7 p.m., Howden Hall, 19 West Street. The Bristol Historical Society, in cooperation with the Vermont Humanities Council, will host Vermont Civil War historian Howard Coffin to discuss Vermont and the Civil War. Open to the public. Call Steve Ayotte at 453-7709 for details.

 

Saturday, Oct. 21

Chiller theater — ‘Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde’ on screen in Brandon. Saturday, Oct. 21, 7 p.m., Brandon Town Hall. In ‘Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde’ (1920). John Barrymore plays both title roles in the original silent film adaptation of the classic novella by Robert Louis Stevenson. A spook-tacular performance that helped establish Barrymore as one of the silent era’s top stars. Part of Brandon’s silent film and live music series.

 

Friday, Oct. 27

Table of Grace free meal in Vergennes. Friday, Oct. 27, 5:30-6:30 p.m., Vergennes Congregational Church. The menu will include roast pork, scalloped potatoes, applesauce, vegetable and dessert. Come and bring your friends. Free.

 

Saturday, October 28

Gang of Thieves on stage in Vergennes. Saturday, Oct. 28, 7 p.m., Vergennes Opera House, 120 Main St. Come see this Burlington-based band.

 

Sunday, Oct. 29

Spooktacular in Middlebury. Sunday, Oct. 29, 1-3 p.m., location TBA. Bring your hobgoblins, grumpkins and snarks out for an afternoon of Halloween fun. Music, games, and a costume trick or treat parade down Main Street.

 

Saturday, Nov. 4

Turkey Supper in Orwell. Saturday, Nov. 4, 5:30 p.m., Orwell Town Hall. Hosted by the First Congregational Church of Orwell.

 

Sunday, Nov. 5

“The Nether” staged reading in Middlebury. Sunday, Nov. 5, 4 p.m., Vermont Coffee Company Playhouse, 1197 Exchange St. The Middlebury Actors Workshop presents this work by young playwright Jennifer Haley about a virtual wonderland that provides total sensory immersion. (Content warning, not appropriate for children under 16).

 

Sunday, Nov. 12

No Strings Marionettes, “Scrooge, A Christmas Carol” in Brandon. Sunday, Nov. 12, 1:30 p.m. Dan Baginski and Barbara Paulson bring 18 large-scale marionettes to whisk you through the Good Ole Streets of Charles Dickens’ London. If the Ghosts of Christmas Past, Present and Future can awaken the forgotten love and joy within stingy Scrooge’s heart, just think what the story can do to encourage the everlasting Spirit of Christmas in us all. Dan and Barbara will lead a carol sing at 1 p.m. Tickets: Adults $7; Seniors, Students & Military $5; Children 5 and under free.

 

 

Friday, Nov. 17

Table of Grace free meal in Vergennes. Friday, Nov. 17, 5:30-6:30 p.m., Vergennes Congregational Church. The menu will include meatloaf, potatoes, gravy, vegetable and dessert. Come and bring your friends. Free.

 

Friday, Dec. 8

Broadway Direct in Vergennes. Friday, Dec. 8, 7:30 p.m., Vergennes Opera House, 120 Main St. Bill Carmichael brings a few of his talented friends from Boston and New York to put on a show celebrating music from Broadway and more.

 

 

LIVE MUSIC

Vergennes City Band in Vergennes. Monday, Aug. 14, 7 p.m., City Park.

Brandon Town Band in Brandon. Wednesday, Aug. 16, 6 p.m., behind the Brandon Inn.

DC3 in Brandon. Wednesday, Aug. 16, 7 p.m., behind the Brandon Inn.

Bristol Town Band in Bristol. Wednesday, Aug 16, 7 p.m., on the town green.

Middlebury Blues Jam in Middlebury. Wednesday, Aug. 16, 8:30 p.m., Two Brother’s Tavern, lounge.

Greg Ryan and Rani Arbo in Hancock. Thursday, Aug. 17, 6:30 p.m., on the town green.

Bob Degree & the Bluegrass Storm in New Haven. Friday, Aug. 18, 6 p.m., Lincoln Peak Winery.

One For The Road in Middlebury. Friday, Aug. 18, 9 p.m., Two Brother’s Tavern, lounge.

Old Bones Band of Addison County in Brandon. Saturday, Aug. 19, 7:30 p.m., Brandon Town Hall.

Cooie’s Jazz Ensemble in Brandon. Saturday, Aug. 19, 7 :30 p.m., Brandon Music.

Adam Meyers in Middlebury. Saturday, Aug. 19, 6-9 p.m., Two Brother’s Tavern, lounge. Benefit show for the Middlebury Fire Department.

Fiddlewitch in Middlebury. Saturday, Aug. 19, 10 p.m., Two Brother’s Tavern, lounge.

Vergennes City Band in Vergennes. Monday, Aug. 21, 7 p.m., City Park.

Justin Perdue Jazz Quartet in Middlebury. Wednesday, Aug. 23, 6 p.m., new town park.

Mad Mountain Scramblers in Brandon. Wednesday, Aug. 23, 7 p.m., behind the Brandon Inn.

Bristol Town Band in Bristol. Wednesday, Aug. 23, 7 p.m., on the town green.

DaddyLongLegs in Brandon. Saturday, Aug. 26, 7:30 p.m., Brandon Music.

DJ Jam Man in Middlebury. Saturday, Aug. 26, 9 p.m., Two Brother’s Tavern, lounge.

Bristol Town Band in Bristol. Wednesday, Aug. 30, 7 p.m., on the town green.

Moose Crossing in Middlebury. Friday, Sept. 1, 9 p.m.,Two Brother’s Tavern, lounge.

The Press Gang in Ripton. Saturday, Sept. 2, 7:30 p.m., Ripton Community Coffee House.

Station Mountain Band in Middlebury. Saturday, Sept. 2, 9 p.m.,Two Brother’s Tavern, lounge.

R.D. King in Brandon. Saturday, Sept. 2, 7:30 p.m., Brandon Music.

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Toast in Middlebury. Friday, Sept. 8,9 p.m.,Two Brother’s Tavern, lounge.

Blind Dog & Mama Medicine in Middlebury. Saturday, Sept. 9, 9 p.m.,Two Brother’s Tavern, lounge.

 

 

 

 

 

ONGOING EVENTS

By category: Farmers’ Markets, Sports, Clubs & Organizations, Government & Politics, Bingo, Fundraising Sales, Dance, Music, Arts & Education, Health & Parenting, Meals, Art Exhibits & Museums, Library Programs.

FARMERS’ MARKETS

Brandon Farmers’ Market. Fridays, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., May 26-July 21, Central Park, July 28-through Oct. 20, Crescent Park. Vegetables, flowers, plants, Vermont maple syrup, honey, baked goods, organic beef, goat cheese, hand-crafted and tie-dyed items, jewelry, paintings and more.

Middlebury Farmers’ Market. Wednesdays and Saturdays at the VFW parking lot, Exchange St. Baked goods, organic products, cheese and dairy products, crafts, cut flowers, fresh fruit and vegetables, honey, jam, jellies, preserves, maple syrup, meat and poultry products, wine, bread, plants, pickles, prepared foods, soap and body-care products, eggs, yarn, and cider.

Vergennes Farmers’ Market. Thursdays, 4-7:30 p.m., June 1 through Oct. 5, Kennedy Brothers, 11 Main St. Up to 20 vendors, live music, free parking, rain or shine. Local food, produce, eggs, cheese, baked goods. jewelry, crafts and gifts.

Whiting Farmers’ Market. Thursdays, 3-6 p.m., Whiting four corners. Maple syrup, honey, baked goods, eggs, pork, bacon, lamb, and many other seasonal offerings.

SPORTS

Co-ed volleyball in Middlebury. Pick-up games Monday, 7-9 p.m., Middlebury Municipal Gym. Jack Brown, 388-2502; Bruce at Middlebury Recreation Department, 388-8103.

Community Rowing Club in Vergennes. Thursdays, 5:15 – 7:30 p.m. June-Aug., Lake Champlain Maritime Museum. Info lcmm.org or 802-475-2022.

Family tennis court time in Middlebury. Sundays, 10:30 a.m.-noon, Middlebury Indoor Tennis. Family play drop-in offers families a chance to play together. Equipment is provided. Open to all levels of play. Info: Erin Morrison, [email protected].

CLUBS & ORGANIZATIONS

ACT (Addison Central Teens). Drop-in hours during the school years: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, 3-6 p.m.; Wednesday and Friday, 3-7 p.m. Warming Hut, 77 Mary Hogan Drive. Teen drop-in space for kids. Hang out with friends, play pool, watch movies, and eat great food. Info: 388-3910 or addisonteens.com.

Addison County Amateur Radio Association. Sunday, 8 p.m. On the air on club repeater 147.36/147.96 MHz, 100 Hz access tone. Non-members and visitors welcome.

Addison County Emergency Planning Committee. Last Wednesday, 5 p.m. State Police Barracks. Public invited.

Addison County Republican Party. Third Friday, 7 p.m., Ilsley Library, Middlebury. 897-2744.

American Legion Auxiliary Post 27. Fourth Monday, 7 p.m. American Legion, Wilson Road, Middlebury.

Addison County Council Against Domestic and Sexual Violence. Fourth Tuesday, noon-1:30 p.m. Addison County Courthouse in Middlebury. 388-9180.

Brandon Lions Club. First and third Tuesday, 7 p.m., Brandon Senior Citizen Center, 1591 Forest Dale Road. 247-3121.

Bristol Historical Society. Third Thursday, 7 p.m., Howden Hall, 19 West St., Bristol.

Champlain Valley Fiddlers’ Club. Middlebury VFW, 530 Exchange St. Third Sunday (except Easter), noon to 5 p.m. Donation $3. Refreshments available. Looking for fiddlers young and old. Open to public. Info: 342-0079.

The Hub Teen Center and Skate park. 110 Airport Drive, Bristol. School year hours 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Summer hours 10 a.m. ‘til dark as staff is available. [email protected]. Info: 453-3678 or bristolskatepark.com.

LGBTQ (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer). Youth support group meets Monday nights, 4-6 p.m., Turning Point Center, Marble Works, Middlebury. Info: 388-4249.

Middlebury Garden Club. Second Tuesday. Location varies. Pat Morrow, 462-3741.

Middlebury Lions Club. First and third Monday, 5:30 p.m., Rosie’s Restaurant. Meetings held October through June.

NEAT (Northeast Addison Television) Channel 16. Fourth Monday, 5-7 p.m. NEAT studio in Bristol. Bruce Duncan, [email protected].

Neshobe Sportsman Club. Second Monday, 6 p.m. potluck; 7 p.m. meeting. 97 Frog Hollow Road in Brandon.

Otter Creek Poets. Open poetry workshop held Thursdays, 1-3 p.m. Ilsley Library in Middlebury. Poets of all ages are invited to share their poetry for feedback, encouragement and optional weekly assignments. Bring a poem or two to share (plus 20 copies). Led by David Weinstock. Free.

Orwell Historical Society. Fourth Tuesday, 7:30 p.m. Orwell Free Library.

PACT (People of Addison County Together). Third Thursday, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Vermont state office building on Exchange St. in Middlebury, Health Department conference room. 989-8141.

Samaritan’s Cupboard. Assembly of God Christian Center, 1759 Route 7, Vergennes. Third Thursday through October.

Vergennes Lions Club. First and third Wednesday, 6:45 p.m., American Legion. Club address: PO Box 94, Vergennes, VT 05491. Info: President Tim Cowan, 877-2382.

Vergennes Rotary Club. Tuesday mornings, 7:15-8:30 a.m., Champlain Valley Christian School, 2 Church St. Breakfast served at 7:15 a.m.

GOVERNMENT & POLITICS

Addison Peace Coalition. Saturday, 10:30-11 a.m. Triangle Park in Middlebury.

Citizens for Constitutional Government in Bridport. Thursday, 7-9 p.m. Bridport Community School. Learn about the U.S. and Vermont constitutions and how to defend our rights.

Five-Town Area Vigil for Peace. Friday, 5-5:30 p.m. Bristol green. All welcome to speak out for world peace.

Vermont Department of Motor Vehicles Mobile Service Van. Second and fourth Wednesdays, 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m.; Every Thursday, 8:30 a.m.-3:15 p.m. Addison County Courthouse, in Middlebury. The van offers written exams, customer service and road tests. 828-2000.

BINGO

American Legion Hall, Middlebury. Wednesday. Doors open 5:30 p.m. with early birds. Jackpot $3,000. Food available. Benefits veterans, scholarships and community programs. 388-9311.

Brandon Senior Center, Brandon. First and third Mondays. 6 p.m. Refreshments sold. 247-3121.

Brandon American Legion. Tuesday, warm-ups 6:15 p.m., regular games 7 p.m. Food available, complimentary hot tea and coffee. Info: 247-5709.

VFW Post 7823, Middlebury. Monday. Doors open 5 p.m., quickies 6:15 p.m., regular bingo 7 p.m. 388-9468.

FUNDRAISING SALES

Bixby Memorial Library Book Sale, Otter Creek Room, 258 Main St., Vergennes. Saturdays, May 6 –Oct. 28, 10 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Proceeds support library programs and materials.

Brandon Free Public Library Used Book Sale. Wednesdays, 4-7 p.m.; Fridays and Saturdays, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. The 2016 season runs May 4 through mid-October.

Ilsley Public Library Book Sale. First Saturday, 11 a.m.-2:30 p.m., Vermont Room. Ongoing sale in The Last Word during library hours. Info: 388-4095.

St. Peter’s Closet in Vergennes. Behind St. Peter’s. Open on Thursdays and Fridays from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Two Brothers Tavern’s Charitable Mondays. First Monday. 10 percent of entire day’s proceeds go to designated charity.

DANCE, MUSIC, ARTS & EDUCATION

Bridge at Ilsley in Middlebury. Thursdays, 5:30-7:45 p.m., Ilsley Library. Single players welcome. Info: 462-3373.

Bristol folk session in Bristol. Wednesdays, 6-9 p.m., Hatch 31, 31 Main St. Open jam. Bring your voices, instruments, songs and tunes. Irish/Celtic, Maritime, Appalachian, Quebecois, Roots/Blues, World Music, Dead, Dylan. Info: vtceltic.com/bristol-folk-session.html.

Celtic jam session in East Middlebury. Third Wednesday, 8-10 p.m., Waybury Inn. Open session to play traditional Scottish and Irish tunes on acoustic instruments. All abilities welcome.

Celtic jam session in Middlebury. First Wednesday, 8-10 p.m., 51 Main. Come swap Scottish, Irish and Canadian fiddle tunes. Open to all instruments and players familiar with Celtic sessions and jam etiquette. Info: [email protected] or 203-823-8669.

Chess and bridge clinic in Middlebury. Mondays, 3:30-5:30, Ilsley Library. Casual play and gentle coaching in bridge and chess.

Chess club in Brandon. Saturdays, 12:30 p.m., Brandon Library. All ages and abilities welcome.

Chinese conversation group in Middlebury. Saturdays, 10-11 a.m. Informal discussion in Mandarin Chinese led by native speaker Yinglei Zhang. Info: 388-4095.

Classical string ensemble in Middlebury. Third Friday, EastView at Middlebury. Amateur ensemble looking for violinists. Info: 388-7351.

College Session for Seniors in Middlebury. Elderly Services, 112 Exchange St. Classes for people over 60 in basic computer, opera, politics, history, international law and more. Call 388-3983 or e-mail [email protected].

Conversational Spanish in Middlebury. Tuesdays, 11 a.m.-12:15 p.m., Ilsley Public Library. Open to all interested in practicing their Spanish. Participants should have a comfortable level of speaking.

Craft workshop in Forest Dale. Tuesday, 6:30-8 p.m., Living Waters Assembly of God Church, Route 53. Free workshop for knitting, crocheting, or other crafts. Coffee served. Info: 247-3637.

Creative writing workshop in Vergennes. Thursday, 6-8 p.m., Bixby Library. Free. Librarian Muir Haman guides participants through short-form writing and creative exercises. All experience levels welcome. Info: 877-2211 or [email protected].

Dancing in Middlebury. Sundays, 6:30-7:30 p.m., EastView at Middlebury. Come dance to swing, blues and waltz music. Wear clean, dry, soft-soled shoes. Info: 475-2349 or [email protected].

Dramatic writing workshop in Vergennes. Monday, 6-8 p.m., Bixby Library. Free workshop led by screenwriter Jay Dubberly in which participants help each other work on long-form writing projects. Info: 877-2211 or [email protected].

Drum Collective. Group drumming. Every Monday, 10-11 a.m., 111 Maple St. in the Marble Works at Huard Studio. Led by local percussionist Will Smith. Open to all. Info: drumcollective.org.

Drum gathering in Bristol. Last Friday of the Month, 6-8 p.m., Recycled Reading of Vermont. Info: 453-5982 or recycledreadingofvt.com.

Duplicate bridge at EastView at Middlebury. Tuesdays, 6:15-9 p.m. Info: [email protected].

French conversation group in Middlebury. Second Saturday (deuxième Samedi) of the month, 1 p.m., location varies. Enjoy casual conversation; all levels welcome. Info: [email protected].

Jam session for teens in Middlebury. Second and fourth Thursdays of each month, 3:30-4:30 p.m., Addison Central Teen Center, 94 Main St. Bring your own instrument or borrow one of ours. To register, call Robin or Jutta at 388-3910.

Journaling for Self-Discovery group in Lincoln. Third Thursday of every month, 7 p.m., Lincoln Library. Info: 453-2665.

Karaoke in Middlebury. Tuesdays, 9 p.m., Two Brothers Tavern

Knitting and Rug Hooking in Brandon. First and third Wednesdays of each month, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Brandon Library. Project sharing, idea gathering and textile camaraderie.

Knitting group in Brandon. Thursday, 1-3 p.m., Brandon Senior Center. 247-3121.

Knitting group in Vergennes. Third Saturday, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Bixby Memorial Library. Informal assistance provided. Arabella Holzapfel, 443-5284 (weekdays), 877-2172 (evenings) or [email protected].

Line dancing lessons in New Haven. Saturdays, starting March 5, 2016, 6-8 p.m., New Haven Town Hall. All ages. $5 per person. Info: 989-6701 or Facebook.com/ACLineDancers.

Maiden Vermont women’s barbershop chorus, under the direction of Lindi Bortney, is open to women of all ages. The group sings four-part a cappella music from traditional barbershop to doo-wop and Broadway. Rehearsals Thursdays, 7-9:15 p.m., Salisbury Community School. Info: 388-1012 or go to maidenvermont.com.

Marquis Theater, 65 Main St., Middlebury. Open Mic: every 2nd Wednesday, 6:30 p.m. Bluegrass Jam: every 4th Wednesday, 6:30 p.m. Trivia night: every 1st and 3rd Thursdays, 7 p.m. Retro Game Show night 2nd & 4th Thursdays, 7 p.m. Live Storytelling: 1st Fridays, 8 p.m. Comedy Thunderdome; 2nd Saturdays, 8 p.m. Movie Roast: 3rd Saturdays, 8 p.m. “Bullsh$1TTN” with Britain: A Comedy Experience, last Saturdays, 8 p.m.

Middlebury College Community Chorus. Mead Chapel. Open to all singers without auditions. Conductor Jeff Rehbach, 443-5811; manager Mary Longey, 236-7933.

Movie club in Vergennes. First Friday of the month, 6-8:30 p.m., Bixby Library. A film of note is introduced, watched and discussed. Free popcorn. For info and upcoming title: 877-2211 or [email protected].

Movie night in Middlebury. Every Wednesday, 7-9 p.m., EastView at Middlebury, Community Room.

Parler Français Comme Des Vaches Espagnoles. Every Thursday, 7 p.m. 35B West. St. in Bristol (above Paige & Campbell). Conversational French for speakers of all abilities. Info: 453-2285.

Round, line and square dancing in Brandon. Neshobe School. Info: 247-5544.

Sacred Harp (Shape Note) Sing. Second Sunday, 1-3 p.m. Middlebury. All ages and levels of experience welcome. Debby, 388-5410 or fasola.org.

Spanish conversation group in Brandon. Every Saturday, 11 a.m.-noon, Gourmet Provence, 37 Center St. All levels welcome.

Technology help in Middlebury. Mondays and Wednesdays, 11 a.m.-2 p.m., Sundays 10 a.m.-noon, Ilsley Public Library.

Teen movie night in Middlebury. First Friday of every month, 6-10 p.m., Addison Central Teen Center, Warming Hut.

Twist O’ Wool Guild. First Thursdays, 7 p.m. American Legion on Wilson Road.

Vermont Ukulele Society. Second and fourth Mondays, beginners 6:30-7 p.m. regular session 7-9 p.m. at Howden Hall in Bristol. Call 453-6411 or see http://vtukes.webs.com for info. Extra ukuleles for beginners.

Wooly Bullys fiber enthusiasts group. First Tuesdays, Orwell Free Library. Info: 948-2041.

HEALTH & PARENTING

Addison County Parkinson’s Disease Outreach Group in Middlebury. Last Thursday, 10-11:30 a.m., Residence at Otter Creek, 350 Lodge Road. Caregivers welcome. Info: 888-763-3366 or [email protected].

Adult ADHD support group in Middlebury. Second Wednesday, 7:30 p.m., Focus Research Center, 135 South Pleasant St. Info: 349-7222 or [email protected].

Alcoholics Anonymous. Brandon, Bristol, Middlebury, New Haven, North Ferrisburgh, Ripton, Vergennes. Alcoholics Anonymous holds meetings seven days a week throughout Addison County. For times, locations and information on twelve-step, discussion, As Bill Sees It, Big Book, women’s and men’s meetings, call 388-9284 or visit aavt.org/aamtg9.htm#Legend.

Al-Anon and Alateen meetings in Middlebury. See vermontalanonalateen.org/meetings.php for meetings days, times and locations.

Armchair Yoga in Vergennes. Thursdays, 10:30 a.m., Armory Lane Senior Housing. Register at 870-7182.

At Wits End. Middlebury. Mondays, 7-8:30 p.m. The Turning Point Center in the Marble Works. 388-4249.

Autism Support Daily. First Monday, 7-9 p.m. New Haven Congregational Church. Support for families affected by autism. Online support at autismsupportdaily.com. Lynn George, 660-7240; Milly Jackson, 545-2335.

Autism Parent Support Group in New Haven. Second Thursday. Sapphire Center, 87 Rivers Bend Road. Childcare not available. Anjanette Sidaway, 388-3887.

Foot clinics. Sponsored by Addison County Home Health and Hospice. Bring basin and towel for foot care. Clinics that fall on holidays will be held the week after on the same day. 388-7259.

Bridport: Grange Hall. First Wednesday, 10:30 a.m.-noon.

Bristol: American Legion. Second Wednesday, 10 a.m.-noon.

Middlebury: Commons. Second Thursday, 9 a.m.-noon (9-10 a.m. for Commons residents only).

Middlebury: Russ Sholes. Third Friday, 10 a.m.-noon.

Vergennes: Armory Lane Senior Housing. First Tuesday, 10 a.m.-noon (10-11 a.m. for Armory Lane residents only).

Bone Builders class. Every Monday and Wednesday, 10:30-11:30 a.m., Brandon Senior Center. Free.

Bone Builders class in Lincoln. Lincoln Library, Tuesday and Thursday, 3:30-4:30 p.m.

Bone Builders class in Middlebury. Mondays 9-10 a.m. and Fridays 8:30-9:30 a.m., EastView at Middlebury, Community Room. Free.

Brain Injury Support Group in Middlebury. Second Tuesday, 6-8 p.m., Hannaford Career Center, Room 208. For survivors, family members and caregivers. Info: 388-2720 or [email protected].

Brain Injury Support Group Project of Crown Point, N.Y. Every other Thursday, 6:30 p.m., 1869 Crown Point Rd., Crown Point, N.Y. Call (518) 597-3104 for dates.

Brandon Sits Meditation Circle. Wednesdays 12:30 p.m., Brandon Public Library.

Breastfeeding Café. Third Tuesday, 11:3- a.m.-1 p.m., Ilsley Library. For nursing or pregnant mothers. Dads and siblings welcome. Info: Vicki Kirby, 236-4136, [email protected]; or Elizabeth Curran, 349-3825, NaturalBeginningsVT.com.

Bristol Playgroup. Every Tuesday starting Sept. 10, 2013, 9:30-11 a.m., First Baptist Church. For children from birth to 6 years. Led by David Sandler. Sponsored by the Addison County Parent/Child Center. 388-3171.

Car seat safety check in Middlebury. MREMS, 55 Collins Drive. First Saturday of every month, 9 a.m.-1 p.m.

Childbirth Classes. Porter Hospital offers several options in childbirth classes. Schedules and applications: 382-3413 or portermedical.org/outreach.html.

Childcare Class. Thursdays at 4:15 p.m. Lincoln Library. 453-5362.

Dementia Simulation in Middlebury. Third Thursday of every month, 4:30-5:30 p.m. The Residence at Otter Creek. RSVP Connie Leach 388-1220, residenceottercreek.com.

Disabled American Veterans in Middlebury. 388-6401. Otter Valley Disabled American Veterans Chapter 21 meet the first Monday of the month, 6-7 p.m., at the Middlebury American Legion. New members welcome.

Family Caregiver Support Group in Middlebury. 388-3983. Elderly Services, 112 Exchange St. Third Fridays.

Family Support Group in Brandon. Wednesdays, 7-8 p.m., Brandon Congregational Church fellowship hall. For families with a loved one who is struggling with drug addiction. Info: Lois Deitz, 247-3797.

Foot care clinic, also blood pressure and pulse monitors. 658-2421. Bridport Grange. First Mondays of even months.

Functional fitness class with Kimberly Cobb in Middlebury. Every Tuesday and Thursday, 8:30-9:30 a.m., EastView at Middlebury, Community Room. $5 per class. Open to the public.

Grief anonymous meetings in Middlebury. Every Thursday, 6:30 p.m., Grace Baptist Church, 52 Merchants Row.

Hellenbach Cancer Support Group in Middlebury. Call for information and meeting times: 388-6107.

HIV Testing in Middlebury. Open Door Clinic. 388-0137. Free and anonymous. Call for appointment.

Hope and Help for Hurts, Hangups and Habits recovery group in Brandon. Tuesdays, 7-8:30 p.m., LifeBridge Christian Church, 97 Frog Hollow Road. Celebrate recovery.

La Leche League of Addison County in Middlebury. First Thursday, 10-11 a.m., at Junebug in the Star Mill. Info: 382-1589.

Making Recovery Easier (MRE) group in Middlebury. Wednesdays, 5:30-7 p.m., Turning Point Center in the Marble Works. A group meeting for people in recovery struggling to decide whether or not to attend noon-step programs.

Meditation group in Middlebury. Sponsored by the Champlain Valley Unitarian Universalist Society’s sangha; meets every Sunday evening at the CVUUS Fenn House, 2 Duane Court, 7-8 p.m. Includes both sitting and walking mediation. No prior meditation experience required. For more info, contact Van at 388-2142 or [email protected].

Memory screenings in Middlebury. First Tuesdays, by appointment. Free. Appointments: 385-3711 or [email protected].

Middlebury Playgroup. Every Tuesday, 9:30-11 a.m., Memorial Baptist Church, South Pleasant Street. For children from birth to 6 years. Led by Melanie Root. Sponsored by the Addison County Parent/Child Center. 388-3171.

Monday Playgroup in Brandon. Mondays when schools are open, 10-11:30 a.m. St. Thomas Episcopal Church, downstairs. Run by Brandon Recreation Department, 247-0228.

NAMI-VT Family Support Group in Brandon. First Monday. 7-8:30 p.m., Brandon Museum at the Stephen A. Douglas Birthplace. For family members and close friends of a loved one with a serious mental illness. Mary, 247-0180; or NAMI office, 1-800-639-6480.

Narcotics Anonymous Road to Recovery Group. Middlebury. 6 p.m. The Turning Point Center in the Marble Works. 388-4249.

Open Door Clinic. Tuesday and Thursday evenings in Middlebury. Free health care for low-income, uninsured people. 388-0137.

Opiate overdose rescue kit distribution in Middlebury. Wednesdays, 9 a.m. to noon. Turning Point Center in the Marble Works. Free. Intended for opiate dependent individuals and family members or friends who might be present at an overdose. Info: 388-4249.

Overeaters Anonymous in Bristol. Saturday, 1 p.m. Downstairs in the Lawrence Memorial Library. Babysitting available fourth Saturday. 349-4545 or 453-7088. No meeting Feb. 25.

Overeaters Anonymous in Middlebury. Monday, noon. The Turning Point Center in the Marble Works. 388-4249.

Parkinson’s support group in Middlebury. Last Thursday of the month, 10-11:30 a.m., Residence at Otter Creek, 350 Lodge Road. Caregivers welcome. Info: 453-5148 or [email protected].

Play group for preschool children. United Church of Lincoln. Wednesdays, 9:30-11:30 a.m. Jen Goodyear, 453-8589.

POSKVT (Parents of Special Kids Vermont). Second Monday, 7-9 p.m. New Haven Congregational Church. Parent support group. Topics include IEPs, services offered in Addison County, divorce, parents’ rights, sleep problems, general teen-age issues and more. Join online group at health.groups.yahoo.com/group/POSKVT_MEMBERS. Milly Jackson, 545-2335; Ann Duclos-Collier, 453-7324.

Postpartum group meeting in Vergennes. Tapestry Midwifery, 20 Armory Lane. Second and fourth Fridays, 12:30-2 p.m. Meet other moms and explore a wide range of topics including self-care, postpartum nutrition adjustments at home and newborn care. Info: 877-0022.

Preschooler Open Gym in Ferrisburgh. Fridays, 9:30-11 a.m. Oct. 3 through end of April. Closed school holidays. Free play in the gym. Bring trikes, bikes, scooters and helmets. Toddler push carts, wagons, ball and Legos available. Baby blanket area. Birth to 5. Snacks for sale. 877-1534 or 877-1312.

PTSD Support Group in Middlebury. Monday, starting Aug. 16, 5:30 p.m., Turning Point Center in the Marble Works. 388-4249.

Remembering and renewal group in Middlebury. Hospice Volunteer Services in the Marble Works. Wednesdays, starting March 8, 5:30-7 p.m. Share stories and celebrate memories of those we have loved and lost. 8-week class runs March 8-April 26. Info: 388-4111 or [email protected] for information.

RSVP Bone Builders. Osteoporosis prevention exercise program is offered, several locations. 50-minute classes are free and open to the public. volunteersinvt.org/bonebuildclasses.html or 388-7044.

Bristol: American Legion, Monday and Wednesday, 10 a.m.; Bristol Health and Fitness, Tuesday and Thursday, 2 p.m.

East Middlebury: Valley Bible Church, Tuesday and Thursday, 9 a.m.

Middlebury: Community Room at EastView, 8:30-9:30 a.m.; Community Services Building, Monday and Wednesday, 4 p.m.; Middlebury Fitness, Tuesday and Thursday, 1 p.m.; Vermont Adult Learning, Monday and Wednesday, 4 p.m.

Monkton: Friends Methodist Church, Monday, Wednesday, and Friday, 5:30 p.m.

Lincoln: Lincoln Library, Tuesday and Thursday, 3:30-4:30 p.m. Information: 453-2665.

Shoreham: Volunteer Fire Department, Tuesday and Thursday, 8 a.m.

South Starksboro: Jerusalem School House, Tuesday and Thursday, 8:30 a.m.

Starksboro: Starksboro Library, Tuesday and Thursday, 6-7 p.m. Information: Lisa Daudon, 453-3732.

Whiting: Town Hall, Monday and Thursday, 9 a.m.

Seated yoga in Middlebury with Lesley Ambika Gibbs. Wednesdays, 10:30-11:30 a.m., EastView at Middlebury. $5 for non-residents.

Senior exercise class in Lincoln. Lincoln Library, Tuesday and Thursday, 8:30-9:30 a.m.

SOS (Survivors of Suicide). First Wednesdays, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Hospice Volunteer Services in the Marble Works. Grief support for those who have lost someone to suicide. Info: 388-4111.

Speak Up! Addison County. First, second and fourth Thursdays, St. Stephen’s Church in Middlebury. Self-advocacy group for individuals with developmental disabilities. Info: 388-3702.

Tai Chi for Arthritis classes. CVAA offers beginner and advanced classes for seniors around Addison County. Call 1-800-642-5119, ext. 1019, for more information.

Tai Chi for beginners with Susan Mock. Mondays, 10:30-11:30 a.m., Eastview in Middlebury, April 24-July 24. No class 5/29 or 7/3.

Tai Chi with Ruth Barenbaum in Middlebury. Tuesdays 5-6 p.m., EastView at Middlebury, Community Room. Free.

Tai Chi with Dotty McCarty in Middlebury. Fridays 10:45-11:45 a.m., EastView at Middlebury, Community Room. Free.

Tai Chi Sun-Style 73 with Susan Wallis. Fridays 1-2 p.m., Middlebury Rec. Center, 154 Creek Rd. July 14-Aug.25.

Tai Chi for Beginners with Susan Wallace. Fridays 2:30-3:30 p.m., Middlebury Rec Center, 154 Creek Rd. July 14-Aug. 25.

Toddler Playgroup. Brandon. St. Thomas Episcopal Church. Registration: 247-0228 or town.brandon.vt.us/recreation.htm.

Tot open gym in Ferrisburgh. Fridays, 9:30-11 a.m., Ferrisburgh Central School gymnasium. Info: 877-1312 or 877-3247.

Turning Point Center. Monday, 9 a.m.-7:45 p.m.; Tuesday-Thursday, 9 a.m.-9 p.m.; Friday, 9 a.m.-8:30 p.m.; Saturday, 11 a.m-10 p.m. Closed Sunday. 54 Creek Rd, Middlebury. Community center dedicated to providing a safe social and educational, substance-free environment for all. Writers for Recovery workshop Tuesdays, July 11-Sept. 19 at 7 p.m.

Vergennes Playgroup. Every Wednesday, 9:30-11 a.m. Congregational Church, South Water Street. For children from birth to 6 years. Cherie Vachon. Sponsored by the Addison County Parent/Child Center. 388-3171.

Vet to Vet. Middlebury. Tuesdays, 6:15 p.m. The Turning Point Center in the Marble Works.

Wits End. Thursdays, 7-8:30 p.m. A confidential support group for parents whose adolescent or young adult is using alcohol, marijuana and other drugs. Turning Point Center in Middlebury. 388-4249.

Women for Sobriety. Mondays, 6:15 p.m. The Turning Point Center in the Marble Works. Self-help group for women with drinking problems. Info: 897-5254.

Yoga and meditation in Bristol. Wednesdays, 6 p.m., Yarn & Yoga, 25A Main St. A rotating program of meditation, gentle yoga and other consciousness-raising activities. Free. Info: 453-7799 or [email protected].

Yoga class in Middlebury. Third Sundays, noon-1 p.m. Otter Creek Yoga in the Marble Works. Free. 388-1961.

Yoga class in Vergennes. Tuesdays, 5:30-6:30 p.m., Bixby Library. Starts Nov. 22, 2011. Free. Info: 877-2211.

Yoga for Community in Bristol. Fridays, 6:30 a.m. or 5:30 p.m. Phoenix Rising Center on Mountain Street. $5 contribution. Janet, 453-2419.

Young Adult All-Recovery Group in Middlebury. Tuesdays, 4-5 p.m., Turning Point Center. For anyone age 15-25 in recovery.

MEALS

Bristol senior luncheon. First Thursday, noon, First Baptist Church of Bristol. Suggested donation $4. 453-5276.

Free Community Lunch in Middlebury. Summer: Mondays-Thursdays at the Charter House, 27 North Pleasant St. (just north of the Middlebury Inn). 11:30 a.m.-12:15 p.m. Eat in or take out. Supported by area churches.

Free Community Supper in Middlebury. Fridays, 5-6:15 p.m. Congregational Church Fellowship Hall. Meals provided by over 35 different groups. Info: 388-7634 or 388-7613.

CVAA Senior Meals:

Bridport: Grange Hall Community Room. Noon meal on Monday and Wednesday. Evening meals on second and fourth Wednesdays at 5 p.m. Reservations: Michelle Eastman at 1-800-642-5119, ext. 1067. Transportation by ACTR: 388-1946.

Middlebury: Middlebury Rec Center, Creek Road. Noon meal on Tuesday. Tracy Corbett, 1-800-642-5119, ext. 1070. Free transportation: ACTR, 388-1946.

Middlebury: VFW, Exchange Street. Special noon meal on the first Friday of the month. Tracy Corbett, 1-800-642-5119, ext. 1070. Free transportation: ACTR, 388-1946.

Vergennes: Vergennes Senior Center. Noon meal on Tuesday and Thursday. Michelle Eastman at 1-800-642-5119, ext. 1067. Free transportation: ACTR, 388-1946.

Bristol Libanus Lodge, F&AM Breakfast. Second Sunday, 7:30-10:30 a.m. Eggs, bacon, sausage, pancakes, French toast, home fries, juice, coffee and tea. Buffet. $6. Benefits local charities.

Middlebury Congregational Church Community Supper. Friday, 5-6:15 p.m. Free. 388-7634.

Starksboro senior luncheon. Fourth Thursday, 11:30 a.m., January-October, Starksboro First Baptist Church. 453-6354 or [email protected].

Vergennes Masonic Lodge Breakfast. Last Sunday, 7:30-10 a.m. Pancakes, French toast, home fries, eggs, bacon, sausage and beverage. All you can eat. Adults $6; children $3. Benefits the lodge’s charitable donations.

VFW Fish Fry in Middlebury. Third Friday, 4-6 p.m., Men’s Auxiliary, VFW Post 7823, Exchange Street. $9 per person. Proceeds to benefit the post’s charitable donations.

VFW Fish Fry in Vergennes. Second Friday, 5-7 p.m., Sons of the American Legion, VFW Post 14, Armory Lane. $10 per person. Haddock, fries, coleslaw and cash bar.

ART EXHIBITS & MUSEUMS

51 Main. Main Street, Middlebury. 388-8209 or go51main.com.

Art on Main. 25 Main St., Bristol. Gallery open 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday-Saturday, and noon-4 p.m. on Sundays. 453-4032, [email protected] or artonmain.net.“Coming Home” watercolor paintings by Deborah Holmes. Aug. 4-Sept. 10.

Basin Harbor Club. Ferrisburgh. 475-2311 or basinharbor.com.

BigTown Gallery, 99 North Main St., Rochester. 767-9670, and 245 Main St., Vergennes. bigtowngallery.com. “Land, Sea and Sky” oil paintings by Peter Brooke. July 27- Sept. 10.

Bixby Memorial Library, Vergennes. 877-2211.

Bobcat Café. 5 Main St., Bristol. 453-3311.

Brandon Artists’ Guild. 7 Center St., Brandon. Gallery open 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily. 247-4956 or brandonartistsguild.com.

Brandon Free Public Library, Brandon. 247-8230 or brandonpubliclibrary.org.

Brandon Museum and Visitor Center at the Stephen A. Douglas Birthplace. 4 Grove St., at the corner of routes 7 and 73 West. brandon.org or 247-6401. Open daily 11 a.m.-4 p.m. through mid-October.

Brandon Music Café, 62 Country Club Road, Brandon. brandon-music.net or 465-4071. On exhibit: The abstract expressionist landscapes of Tom Merwin.

Bristol Bakery. Main St., Bristol. 453-3280.

Carol’s Hungry Mind Café. Merchants Row, Middlebury, 388-0101.

Chimney Point Vermont State Historic Site, 7305 Vermont Route 125, Addison. 759-2412. Open May 28-Oct. 10.

Compass Music and Arts Center, 333 Jones Drive, Brandon. cmacvt.org. On Exhibit July 7 – Aug. 19: Bill Ramage’s “The Self.” On exhibit Aug. 25 – Oct. 28: “Susan Bull Riley: Natural Affection.”

Creative Space Gallery and Sean Dye Studio. 214 Main St., Vergennes. 877-3850 or creativespacegallery.org.

EastView at Middlebury. 100 Eastview Terrace, Middlebury. 989-7500.

Edgewater Gallery at Middlebury Falls. 1 Mill St., Middlebury. 989-7419 or edgewatergallery-vt.com. Aug.: Old Friends and New Faces: Two Galleries, Six Artists. Sept.: Looking In, Looking Out: Two Galleries, Six Artists

Edgewater Gallery on the Green. 6 Merchants Row, Middlebury. 989-7419 or edgewatergallery-vt.com. June: juried show – The Color of Light. July: Rory Jackson Paintings. Aug.: Old Friends and New Faces: Two Galleries, Six Artists. Sept.: Looking In, Looking Out: Two Galleries, Six Artists.

Gallery @ 85 North Street. 85 North St., Bristol. 453- 5813 or 349-7551.

Gallery in-the-Field. 685 Arnold District Road, Brandon. 247-0145 or galleryinthefield.com.

Henry Sheldon Museum of Vermont History. 1 Park St., Middlebury. Museum hours Tuesday-Friday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Research Center Thursday and Friday, 1-5 p.m. Museum admission: Adults $5; seniors $4.50; children 6-18 $3; families $12. Research Center admission: $5. Information: 388-2117 or henrysheldonmuseum.org. June 13 – October 15, “Draw Me a Story, Tell Me a Tale: Vermont Children’s book Illustrators/ Authors”

Ilsley Public Library. 75 Main St., Middlebury, 388-4095. Monday, Wednesday and Friday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; Tuesday and Thursday, 10 a.m.-8 p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Lake Champlain Maritime Museum. 4472 Basin Harbor Road, Vergennes, 475-2022 or lcmm.org. “Lois McClure” daily boarding. June 1-29. June 24 – Aug. 12: “Alnobak: Wearing our Heritage”

Lawrence Memorial Library. 40 North St., Bristol. 453-2366.

Lincoln Historical Society Museum. 88 Quaker St. Second and fourth Sunday of every month, noon-4 p.m., June through October. Free.

Lincoln Library. 222 W. River Road, Lincoln, 453-2665. Monday, 2-6 p.m.; Tuesday, 10 a.m.-3 p.m.; Wednesday, 10 a.m.-8 p.m.; Friday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m.-1 p.m.

Lincoln Peak Vineyard. 142 River Road, New Haven, 388-7368, lincolnpeakvineyard.com.

Liza Myers Gallery. 22 Center St., Brandon, 247-5229 or lizamyers.com. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily. Featuring the work of Warren Kimble, Liza Myers and other selected artists.

The M Gallery. 3 Mill St., Middlebury.

Middlebury College Davis Family Library. 443-3168 or middlebury.edu/arts.

Middlebury College Johnson Memorial Building. 443-3168 or middlebury.edu/arts.

Middlebury College Museum of Art. 72 Porter Field/Route 30 South. 443-3168 or middlebury.edu/arts. Museum is closed Mondays. On exhibit: Young America: Roy Lichtenstein and the America’s Cup. Friday, May 26-Sunday-Aug. 13. Sabra Field, Now and Then: A Retrospective Friday, May 26-Sunday, Aug. 13. Fridays at the museum when classes are in session, at 12:15 p.m.: casual and informative programs ranging from gallery talks to short performances. Free.

Mount Independence State Historic Site. 497 Mount Independence Road, Orwell. 948-2000 or historicsites.vermont.gov/MountIndependence.

Northern Daughters Gallery. 221 Main St., Vergennes. Thursday-Sunday 11 a.m.-7 p.m. 877-2173. On exhibit: Cameron Schmitz: New Work.

Norton’s Gallery. Route 73, Shoreham. 948-2552 or nortonsgallery.com. Studio/gallery of Norton Latourelle’s whimsical woodcarvings. Open most days and by appointment.

Orwell Free Library. 948-2041.

Otter Creek Custom Framing. 3 Park St., Middlebury. 388-2370.

Outerlands Gallery. 37 Green St., Vergennes. outerlandsgallery.com.

Peter Fried Art. 245 Main St., Vergennes. Friday-Sunday, 11 a.m.-4 p.m.

PhotoPlace Gallery. 3 Park St., Middlebury. Tuesday-Friday, 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Saturday by appointment. Info: 388-4500 or vtphotoworkplace.com.

Rokeby Museum. Route 7, Ferrisburgh. 877-3406. On exhibit starting Sunday, July 10: “Quaker Made: Vermont Furniture, 1820-1835.”

Ross Sheehan Studio, 37 Green St., Vergennes, Wednesday & Thursday. 775-303-8863, rosssheehanart.com.

Starksboro Public Library. Monday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; Thursday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Saturday, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. 453-3732.

Starry Night Café. 5371 Route 7 in Ferrisburgh. Wednesday-Sunday, 5:30-9 p.m. 877-6316.

Stone Leaf Tea House. Marble Works, Middlebury. Exhibit: “Foreign Language Feature: Collaborative Conceptual Works by Yinglei Zhang and Rachel Baird.”

The Storm Café. 3 Mill St., Middlebury.

Studio V. 179 Main St., Vergennes, above Addison Outfitters. Info: 877-6524 or bethanyfarrell.com.

Stratford House Pottery gallery and studio, 294 Route 22A, Orwell. Weekdays 10 a.m.-5 p.m., call proprietor Stacey Stanhope at 948-2105 to ensure it is open the day you wish to visit.

Tourterelle. 3629 Ethan Allen Highway (Route 7), New Haven. Wednesday-Saturday, 5:30-9 p.m.; Sunday, 10 a.m.-1 p.m.

Town Hall Theater Jackson Gallery, Merchants Row, Middlebury. Monday-Saturday, noon to 5 p.m. 382-9222.

Vermont Folklife Center. 88 Main St., Middlebury. Gallery and shop hours Tuesday-Saturday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Admission by donation. 388-4964. On exhibit May 19 through Aug. 19, “The Dames.”

Vermont Studio Furniture Gallery. 718 Old Hollow Road, North Ferrisburgh. Gallery hours, Saturday, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

Walkover Gallery. 15 Main St., Bristol. Gallery hours are Monday-Friday, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. 453-3188.

LIBRARY PROGRAMS

Bixby Memorial Library. 258 Main St., Vergennes. 877-2211. Monday, 12:30-7 p.m.; Tuesday, 12:30-5 p.m.; Wednesday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Thursday, 10 a.m.-7 p.m.; Friday, 12:30-5 p.m.; Saturday, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Used book sale 10 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Saturdays through October. Preschool multi-age story time Thursday, 10:30 a.m.; Writing Group with Jay Dubberly, Mondays, 6-8 p.m.; Writing Workshop with Muir Haman, Thursdays, 6-8 p.m.; Monthly table read, last Tuesdays, 6-8 p.m.

Brandon Free Public Library. Hours: Wednesday, 4-7 p.m., Friday, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Saturday, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Magic the Gathering Table Top drop-in gaming, Wednesdays, 3:30 p.m.; Storytime (during school year) Tuesdays, 9:30 a.m., Fridays, 3:00 p.m.; Friday film on the big screen, Fridays, 1:30 p.m.; Music & movement with Rob Zollman, Tuesdays & Fridays, 10 a.m., July 5-28; Story and crafts, Wednesdays & Thursdays, 10 a.m., July 5-28; maker camp for older kids and teens, July 6-Aug. 10 – registration recommended. Preschool story hour every Friday at 1 p.m. with Deb Lendway. Movies shown every Friday at 1:30 p.m. (17 and under must be accompanied by a parent or guardian). 247-8230. Summer programs: “Sally’s Music Circle” with Rob Zollman, Tuesdays and Fridays, July 8-29, 10 a.m., for ages birth and up; “Stories and Crafts” with Kathy Hirschberger, Wednesdays and Thursdays, July 9-31, 10 a.m., ages preschool and up.

Hancock Free Public Library. Wednesday, 1-5 p.m.; Thursday, noon-6 p.m.; Saturday, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Books, videos and DVDs. Other items available through interlibrary loan.

Ilsley Public Library. 75 Main St., Middlebury, 388-4095. Monday, Wednesday and Friday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; Tuesday and Thursday, 10 a.m.-8 p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. October-April, Sunday, 1-4 p.m. Baby and Toddler Story Time, Tuesdays, 10:15-10:45 a.m., Jan. 6-May 12. Preschool Story Time, Thursdays, 10:30-11:15 a.m., Jan. 8-May 14. Saturday Story Time: 10:30-11 a.m., Jan. 3-May 16. Youth Media Lab, Tuesdays, 3:30-4:30 p.m., for kids in grades 4 and up. The Zone, for grades 4 and up, Wednesdays following the school calendar, 3:30-4:30 p.m. Foodie Friday, Fridays, 3:30-4:30, for kids in grades 4 and up. For a complete listing of ongoing and special children’s activities, visit ilsleypubliclibrary.org or call the Children’s Room at 388-4097.

Lawrence Memorial Library. 40 North St., Bristol, 453-2366 or lawrencelibrary.net. Monday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Tuesday and Thursday, 10 a.m.-8 p.m.; Wednesday and Friday, 1-5 p.m.; Saturday, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Monday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., free walk-in computer help. Family Fun and Games, second and fourth Fridays, 3:15 p.m. Lego Club, Wednesdays, 3:15-4:30 p.m., for school-age children. Story time Thursdays 10:30-11:30 a.m.

Lincoln Library. 222 W. River Rd., Lincoln, 453-2665. Monday, 2-6 p.m.; Tuesday, 10 a.m.-3 p.m.; Wednesday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. (additional evening hours on a volunteer basis); Friday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Chess Afternoon, Tuesdays, Sept. 15-Nov. 17. Story time (age five and under), Friday, 10:30 a.m. Senior program, second Wednesday, 10 a.m. Book discussion group, fourth Wednesday, 7 p.m.

New Haven Community Library. Located in the new library/town offices building. Tuesday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Wednesday, 1-8 p.m. Thursday, 1-8 p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Story Hour, Tuesday, 10:30 a.m. Information on Facebook at New Haven Community Library (Vermont), at the website nhcl.org, or by phone at 453-4015.

Orwell Free Library. Tuesday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m.; Thursday, 3-6 p.m.; Friday, 11 a.m.-4 p.m.; Saturday, 9 a.m.-1 p.m.

Platt Memorial Library. Shoreham. 897-2647. Monday, 11 a.m.-7 p.m.; Wednesday and Thursday, 2 p.m.-7 p.m.; Saturday, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Programs on website: plattlib.org. LEGO challenge hour, second Wednesday of every month, 2:45-3:45 p.m. LEGO build night, third Thursday of every month, 5:30-7 p.m. Summer Programs: Reading Program, June 26-Aug. 3. Preschool story time, M & W 11 a.m., Free kids’ lunch, M, W & Th, noon. Youth activities, M, W & Th, 1 p.m.

Russell Memorial Library. Monkton. 453-4471. Tuesday and Thursday, 3-7 p.m.; Friday and Saturday, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Friday Story Hour, second and fourth Friday, 10-11 a.m. Wi-Fi available.

Salisbury Free Public Library. 352-4198. Tuesday, 2:30-5:30 p.m.; Wednesday, 10 a.m.-1 p.m.; Thursday, 2-5 p.m.; Saturday, 9 a.m.-noon. Children’s Time, Tuesday 2:30-4 p.m. Info: http://salisburyfreelibrary.blogspot.com. Story hour, pre-K through grade 4: Tuesdays, 9:30-10:30 a.m., read-aloud book followed by arts and crafts project. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Sarah Partridge Community Library. East Middlebury. 388-7588. Ilsley Library cards accepted. Tuesday, 9 a.m.-noon; Thursday, 2-6 p.m.; Saturday, 9 a.m.-noon. Book sale on Saturdays.

Starksboro Public Library. 2827 Route 116, Starksboro (in town hall); 453-3732. Parking behind town offices. Monday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; Thursday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Saturday, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Story time (ages 3-5) Monday, 10:30 a.m. 453-3732.

Whiting Free Library. Main Street opposite the church. 623-7862. Call for hours. Story time with Deb Lendway, 10 a.m. Wednesdays.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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