Ongoing Events

HEALTH & WELLNESS

Al-Anon meetings in Middlebury. For a list of online meetings visit vermontalanonalateen.org. Online Sundays, 7:15 p.m. and Wednesdays, 1:30 p.m. If you’d like to speak to an Al-Anon member, call our answering service (866-972-5266) and an Al-Anon member will call you back.

Beginner Tai Chi for Fall Prevention (Parts 1&2) in Vergennes. Tuesdays and Thursdays, Sept. 7-Oct. 28, 9:30-10:30 a.m., St. Peter’s Catholic Parish Hall, 85 S. Maple St. Contact: Dan Bagley at bagzs@yahoo.com and Lee Francis lhfrancis839@gmail.com and Beverly Blakeney beverlyblakeney@gmail.com.

In-Depth Tai Chi for Fall Prevention in Vergennes. Thursdays, Sept. 9-Oct. 28, 10:45 a.m.-11:45 a.m., St. Peter’s Catholic Parish Hall, 85 S. Maple St. Contact: Dan Bagley at bagzs@yahoo.com and Lee Francis lhfrancis839@gmail.com and Beverly Blakeney beverlyblakeney@gmail.com.

Sun Style 73 Tai Chi in Middlebury. Wednesdays, Sept. 15-Dec. 8, 10-11:30 a.m., Middlebury Rec Center, 154 Creek Rd. To sign up contact instructors Doreen Peterson at doreenvermont@gmail.com, or Beverly Blakeney at beverlyblakeney@gmail.com.

Sun Style 73 Tai Chi in Vergennes. Tuesdays, Sept. 7-Oct. 26, 10:45 a.m.-noon, St. Peter’s Catholic Parish Hall, 85 S. Maple St. Contact: Dan Bagley at bagzs@yahoo.com and Lee Francis lhfrancis839@gmail.com and Beverly Blakeney beverlyblakeney@gmail.com.

 

ARTS, CRAFTS & IDEAS

The Makery Sewing lab. Thursdays, 5-9 p.m., The Makery at Hannaford Career Center, 51 Charles Ave. Get your questions answered and learn new skills from our kind and talented Mentors. All levels are welcome from never used a sewing machine to advanced pattern making. Limit of 4 participants. Registration required. Free, $5 Drop-In Fee or Membership Cards. Select what works best for you. More info at hannafordcareercenter.org/the-makery.

The Makery Woodworking lab. Thursdays, 5-9 p.m., The Makery at Hannaford Career Center, 51 Charles Ave. Use Makery tools and equipment to work on projects. Get your questions answered or learn new skills from our kind and talented Mentors. Tool Training pre-requisite required. Limit of 5. Pre-registration is required. Free, $5 Drop-In Fee or Membership Cards. Select what works best for you. More info at hannafordcareercenter.org/the-makery.

Undercover Quilters and Crafters (formerly the undercover Quilt Guild), 1st Mondays at 7 p.m., 3rd Mondays at 10 a.m., St. Ambrose Church, 11 School St. Bristol. All crafters welcome. More info contact Marian Baser (ladybaser@mac.com) or Stacie A. at 802-453-7709 or show up at a meeting. Bring along some handwork to do while we meet something for show and tell.

 

CLUBS & GROUPS

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

Cribbage in Middlebury. Fridays, 1-3 p.m., Sept. 17-Dec. 17, Ilsley Public Library.  Anyone can play, no experience required.

Students of Color group in Middlebury. Thursdays, 4-5 p.m. Addison Central Teens. This group will meet virtually on Google Hangouts until it is safe to meet in person. The link to each session will be made available on the Teen Center’s Discord Server, and will be emailed to any participant without a Discord account. Registration form at forms.gle/2ypt9abMWcWcjD9N6.

 

MUSEUMS, GALLERIES & EXHIBITS

BRANDON ARTISTS GUILD. 7 Center St., Brandon, 802-247-4956, Monday-Saturday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sunday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

COMPASS MUSIC & ARTS CENTER. 333 Jones Dr., Park Village, Brandon. 802-247-4295, www.cmacvt.org. On exhibit: “FENCEPOSTS mark a path,” Sept. 24-Nov.5.

EDGEWATER ON THE GREEN. 6 Merchants Row, Middlebury, 802-989-7419, Tuesday-Saturday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sunday, 11 a.m.-4 p.m, or by appointment. 802-989-7419. On exhibit: “Still Life / Life Stills” — Two Person Exhibition featuring Kimberlee Alemian and Lori Mehta, Sept.1-30.

EDGEWATER ON THE FALLS. 1 Mill St., Middlebury. Tuesday-Saturday, 802-458-0098, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sunday, 11 a.m.-4 p.m., or by appointment. 802-989-7419. On exhibit: “Locally Grown” — Group Exhibition featuring Woody Jackson, Sara Katz & Sage Tucker-Ketchum, Sept. 3-31.

HENRY SHELDON MUSEUM. One Park St., Middlebury. Tuesday-Saturday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. 802-388-2117, henrysheldonmuseum.org. On exhibit: “Faces of Addison County: A Trent Campbell Retrospective,” through Sept.11; “Kate Pond From the Heart: A Sculptor’s Process,” through Sept. 11; “Henry at 200: Collector, Museum Founder & More,” through Dec. 31; “Sightlines: Picturing the Battell Wilderness — Paintings by Jill Madden and Photographs by Caleb Kenna,” Oct. 5-Dec.31.

JACKSON GALLERY AT TOWN HALL THEATER. 68 S. Pleasant St., Middlebury (802) 382-9222, townhalltheater.org Open Mon-Fri, 12-5 p.m. Accessibility Services. On exhibit: host “Dreaming of Timbuctoo” August-October.

LAKE CHAMPLAIN MARITIME MUSEUM. 4472 Basin harbor Rd., Ferrisburgh, info@lcmm.org, 802-475-2022, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., May 22- Oct. 17. On exhibit: “Key to Liberty: The American Revolution on Lake Champlain,” “Nebizun: Water is Life,” Hazelett Small Watercraft Center.

NORTHERN DAUGHTERS GALLERY, 221 Main St., Vergennes, 802-877-2173, Saturdays, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. and by appointment, 802-877-2173. On exhibit: “Holding Ground - Anne Cady & Pamela Smith,” through Sept. 30.

ROKEBY MUSEUM, 4334 Route 7, Ferrisburgh, 802-877-3406. Open 10 a.m.-5 p.m., May 9-Oct. 24. On exhibit: “Free & Safe: the Underground Railroad in Vermont,” ongoing; “A Modern Artist: The Commercial Art of Rachael Robinson Elmer,” May 30-Oct.24.

VERMONT FOLKLIFE CENTER. 88 Main St, Middlebury, 802-388-4964. Vision & Voice Gallery on exhibit: “Pride 1983,” Sept. 8-March 25, 2021. Wednedsay-Friday, 11 a.m.-4 p.m.

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