Saturday

3

August

Junior Apprentice Club. Every Saturday from June through October Junior Apprentices may join in a variety of guided activities in our Learning Lab, including beginning coding, basic robotics, 3D design & printing, and other exciting challenges for maker minds. Free with Jr Apprentice Patch, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. American Precision Museum, 196 Main Street (VT Route 5), Windsor, lyordy@americanprecision.org, 802-674-5781.

Chalk & Talk. Bring your young children to the galleries for a short, informal talk about the shows, then SPA will provide colorful chalk to make works of art on the plaza at the entrance to the art center. 1-1:30 p.m. Studio Place Arts, 201 N Main St. Barre, info@studioplacearts.com, 802-479-7069.

Vermont Banjo Afternoon. Join the Vermont Historical Society and Young Tradition Vermont for an afternoon of music with a side of history, featuring talented young banjo players. 2-4 p.m. Vermont History Museum, 109 State Street, Montpelier, info@vermonthistory.or, 802-479-8500.

Dip & Donate Supper. Ham, turkey, baked beans and more. Donation, 5-7 p.m. First Congregational Church, East Bethel Road, Randolph Center, vharty@gmail.com, 802-728-4294.

The Cherry Orchard. Anton Chekov’s classic play about an aristocratic lady and her family about to lose their ancestral estate is a comedy and slice of life about denial and human interactions. $10-$25, 7:30-9:30 p.m. Unadilla Festival Theater, 501 Blachly Road, East Calais, unadilla@pshift.com, 802-456-8968.

The Father. The play confounds expectations and works almost like a thriller, with a sinister Pinteresque edge, as complete strangers keep on turning up in Andre’s flat. $10-$25, 7:30-9:30 p.m. Unadilla Theater, 501 Blachly Road, East Calais, unadilla@pshift.com, 802-456-8968.

On Golden Pond. The love story of Ethel and Norman Thayer, who are returning to their summer home on Golden Pond for the forty-eighth year. $16 evenings, $12 matinees, 7:30-9:30 p.m. Valley Players Theater, 4254 Main Street, Waitsfield, thespians19@gmail.com, 802-793-4220.

Taryn Noelle and Joe Davidian. Summer Songs, Stories and Standards. A romantic, music-filled evening combining many tunes from the Great American Songbook, Broadway Show Tunes, Gypsy Jazz and some Folk and Pop gems. $20.00 — $35.00, 7:35-9 p.m. Highland Center For the Arts, 2875 Hardwick Street, Greensboro, boxoffice@highlandartsvt.org, 802-533-2000.

Contra Dance. Mary Wesley calling (using Larks and Ravens role terms) and music by Maivish. No experience and no partner needed. All dances are taught plus an introductory session at 7:45 p.m. $10/$5/$15, 7:45-11 p.m. Capital City Grange Hall, 6612 Rt 12, Berlin, cdu.tim@gmail.com, 802-225-8921.

Sunday

4

August

The Cherry Orchard. Anton Chekov’s classic play about an aristocratic lady and her family about to lose their ancestral estate is a comedy and slice of life about denial and human interactions. $10-$25, 2 p.m. Unadilla Festival Theater, 501 Blachly Road, East Calais, unadilla@pshift.com, 802-456-8968.

On Golden Pond. The love story of Ethel and Norman Thayer, who are returning to their summer home on Golden Pond for the forty-eighth year. $16 evenings, $12 matinees, 2-4 p.m. Valley Players Theater, 4254 Main Street, Waitsfield, thespians19@gmail.com, 802-793-4220.

The Cashore Marionettes: Simple Gifts. A program for the entire family, The Cashore Marionettes are unmatched in artistry, grace and refinement of movement. TBA, 3-4:30 p.m. Highland Center For the Arts, 2875 Hardwick Street, Greensboro, boxoffice@highlandartsvt.org, 802-533-2000.

Rockets!. Learn about rockets and watch a demonstration with Barry King. Fun for all ages, under 10 please come with a grown-up. Please pre-register so we can plan for the group size. https://forms.gle/mbm2e31RsHkZew5P8. 4-5:30 p.m. Cutler Memorial Library, 151 High Street (Route 2), Plainfield, loona.brogan@cutlerlibrary.org, 802-454-8504.

Community Family movie night. A family-friendly film each Sunday evening throughout the summer. 4-6:30 p.m. Barre Universalist Church, 19 Church Street, Barre, vermonter@charter.net, 802-454-7145.

Film & Media Music Festival. Featuring a variety of approaches to the marriage of music to picture, offered by VCFA students, faculty and alumni — from fiction films, to animation, video art, webisodes, documentaries, game scores and jingles. 8-9:30 p.m. Noble Lounge, Vermont College of Fine Arts, 30 College Street, Montpelier, 866-934-8232.

Monday

5

August

Pitch. Come and join us for a game of Pitch and friendship. 1-3 p.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street #4, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Handwork Circle. Bring with you what you are working on and share handwork skills, ideas and advice. Monday evenings. 6:30-8 p.m. Jaquith Public Library, 122 School St. Room 2, Marshfield, jaquithpubliclibrary@gmail.com, 802-426-3581.

Electronic Music Showcase. VCFA students and faculty perform new work for instruments with live electronic sound and video. 8-10 p.m. Alumni Hall, Vermont College of Fine Arts, 45 College Street, Montpelier, 866-934-8232.

Tuesday

6

August

Nature Walks in the Barre Town Forest. Marianne Kotch will lead easy to moderate walks along trails and up to lookouts. All ages and newcomers welcome. All walks begin at the kiosk at the 44 Brook St. Websterville parking area and last approximately an hour and a half. Dogs on leashes welcome. If it’s raining enough for an umbrella, the walk will be cancelled. 9-10:30 a.m. Barre Town Forest, 44 Brook St. Websterville, mkotch731@gmail.com, 802-476-4185.

Slow & Easy Hiking Group. Gentle pace, rain or shine, meet at Barre Town Forest Parking Lot. 10:10 a.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street #4, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Community Film Series. “Living On the Fault Line, Where Race and Family Meet”. 6-7:30 p.m. Plainfield Opera House, Plainfied, nford@the-health-center.org, 802-322-6612.

74th Hiroshima Anniversary Peace Walk. People concerned about the use of nuclear weapons gather to honor the thousands of people who died in the nuclear bombings in Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Japan, and to renew our vision for a peaceful world. 6:45-8 p.m. Starts at Kellogg-Hubbard Library Lawn, Main St. Montpelier, nmbe1022@gmail.com, 802-249-5905.

Kylwyria Ensemble. Comprised of three forward-thinking musicians, Kylwyria pursues collaborations with living composers and illuminates work written since Gyorgy Ligeti’s seminal Trio for Violin, Horn and Piano (1982). 8-9 p.m. College Hall Chapel, Vermont College of Fine Arts, 36 College Street, Montpelier, 866-934-8232.

Wednesday

7

August

Mah Jong. Join Mah Jong group for fun, friendship and conversation. 10 a.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street #4, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Senior Day- Young Heart Singers. Whether the Weather- come hear this array of songs about the weather sung by the Young at Heart Singers. Light refreshments will be served after the program. Free, 1:30-3 p.m. Aldrich Library- Milne Community Room, 6 Washington Street, Barre, aldrichlibrarian@gmail.com, 802-476-7550.

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

GED Testing. CVABE helps adults 16 and older, not enrolled in high school, to prepare for the GED exams. $30 each, 4-9 p.m. Central Vermont Adult Basic Education, 46 Washington ST, Barre, dferrari@cvabe.org, 802-476-4588.

Parent Support Group. A friendly, supportive environment led by parents and other caregivers. Utilizing a mutual self-help support model, the group is a place where anyone in a parenting role can openly discuss the successes and challenges of raising children. Registration suggested. info@hungermountain.coop. 5-6:30 p.m. Hunger Mountain Co-op, 623 Stone Cutters Way, Montpelier, info@hungermountain.coop, 802-262-3202.

Central VT Chess Club. Chess players of all ages and experience levels are invited to come play at the Central VT Chess Club. Free instruction provided for students. No membership fees. Please bring your own equipment. 6-9 p.m. The HUB at the Berlin Mall, Berlin Mall Road, Berlin , robertnichols3@myfairpoint.net, 802-229-1207.

Middlesex Bandstand Summer Concert Series. The Funk-rock of Renegade Groove will fill the meadow. Food is available for purchase at the event. 6:30-8:30 p.m. Middlesex Bandstand, 465 Shady Rill Road, Middlesex.

The Book of Life. Manolo, Maria and Joaquin have been friends since childhood. Now, Manolo and Joaquin both want to marry Maria. Little does the trio know that battling husband-and-wife deities have made a high-stakes wager on the outcome. Rated: PG. $5, kids 12 and under are free, 7-9 p.m. Highland Center for the Arts, 2875 Hardwick St. Greensboro, boxoffice@highlandartsvt.org, 802-533-2000.

Capital City Band Summer Concerts. The Capital City Band plays free outdoor concerts every Wednesday evening. Enjoy a picnic or bring an instrument and play along with the band. 7-8 p.m. State House Lawn, in front of Supreme Court Building, Montpelier, emendela@gmail.com, 802-793-0356.

Hub New Music. Hub New Music is “one of the most talked about younger contemporary classical ensembles” (Oregon ArtsWatch), with its unique instrumentation of flute, clarinet, violin and cello. 8-9 p.m. College Hall Chapel, Vermont College of Fine Arts, 36 College Street, Montpelier, 866-934-8232.

Thursday

8

August

Slow & Easy Hiking Group. Gentle pace, rain or shine, meet at Barre Town Forest Parking Lot. 10:10 a.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street #4, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Storytime in the Gallery. Sit on a blanket and listen to a story that relates to the current exhibit(s), then stay for a short, informal talk about the show. Pick up an Art Stroll map and walk around Barre to see the sculptures with your family. 10:30-11 a.m. Studio Place Arts, 201 N Main St. Barre, info@studioplacearts.com, 802-479-7069.

Cribbage. Join the fun!. 10:30 a.m. Barre Area Senior, 131 South Main Street #4, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Book Club. John Poeton leads Book Club discussion. 1 p.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street #4, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Chair Yoga. Focus on balance, breath, posture, flexibility and meditation, all yoga equipment provided. 1-2 p.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street #4, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Yoga-Beginner/Gentle. Basics of yoga, meditation, safe alignment in poses and connecting our breath to our movement. $30 per 5 week session, 2:30-3:30 p.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street #4, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Waterbury Farmers Market. The Waterbury Farmers Market has vendors spanning a wide range of products, live music, activities and demonstrations. 3-6 p.m. Rusty Parker Memorial Park, 2 Rotarian Place, Waterbury, waterburymarket@gmail.com.

Garden Party. Singer-songwriter Christine Malcolm teams up with Greensboro’s Jasper Hill Farm to offer music and hors d’oeuvres on the patio. There is no cover, but please tip your servers and performer. 4-6 p.m. Hardwick Street Cafe, 2875 Hardwick St. Greensboro, boxoffice@highlandartsvt.org, 802-533-2000.

Art on Park. Jewelers, artists, woodworkers, accessory and apparel designers, potters, craftspeople and specialty food and beverage producers display their wares Thursdays 5 - 7 p.m. 5-8 p.m. Park Street, Stowe, askus@gostowe.com, 802-253-7321.

Summer Authors Lecture Series. Enjoy summer evenings with lectures by Vermont authors including Jeff Amestoy, Meg Ostrum, Rick Winston, Kathryn Davis, and Garrett Graff. See highlandartsvt.org for more details on dates and authors. TBD, 6:30 p.m. Highland Center for the Arts, 2875 Hardwick Street, Greensboro, caitlin@highlandartsvt.org, 802-533-2000.

Marshfield Summer Concert Series. Eight free summer concerts. Enjoy great food from local food vendors, the bake & book sale. Free, 6:30-8:35 p.m. Old Schoolhouse Common Bandstand, 122 School St. Room 2, Marshfield, jaquithpubliclibrary@gmail.com, 802-426-3717.

The Belle of Amherst. Humorous and lyric play, crafted from diary entries, letters, and poems by Emily Dickinson. $10-$25, 7:30-10 p.m. Unadilla Theater, 501 Blachly Road, East Calais, unadilla@pshift.com, 802-456-8968.

Friday

9

August

Writer’s Block. Come join other scriveners and share your essays, short stories, one-act plays, poems or any other form worthy of note. Your work along with others will be critiqued in a positive mode with a supportive audience. Please register. 10-11:15 a.m. Barre Senior Center, 131 South Main St. #4, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Hub New Music and Anna’s Ghost ensembles. Hub New Music is “one of the most talked about younger contemporary classical ensembles” (Oregon ArtsWatch). Anna’s Ghost features an ever-changing roster of multi-talented instrumentalists. 2-3:30 p.m. College Hall Chapel, Vermont College of Fine Arts, 36 College Street, Montpelier, 866-934-8232.

VJC’s 44th Summer Workshop Student Concert. Showcasing students of the Vermont Jazz Center’s 44th annual Summer Workshop performing in professionally coached ensemble, trio, and featured vocalist settings. Different concerts at 3:30 and 8 p.m. with break for dinner. $5 donation suggested. 3:30-11 p.m. Michael S. Currier Center, Putney School, 418 Houghton Brook Rd, Putney, gingervjc@gmail.com, 802-254-9088.

Family Shabbat Picnic. Families are invited to a Shabbat Picnic in the park across from Beth Jacob Synagogue. Free Pizza, ice cream sundaes, shabbat songs and friends. Bring a blanket for your family to sit on. Please sign up at www.bethjacobvt.org. 5:30-7 p.m. Beth Jacob Synagogue, 10 Harrison Ave. Montpelier, programming@bethjacobvt.org.

Mimi & the Podd Brothers. Music in the Alley. This free event will please the senses with great music, art, along with food and drink. 6-9 p.m. Axel’s Gallery and Frame Shop, 5 Stowe Street, Waterbury, anniedecks@gmail.com, 802-578-5028.

The Belle of Amherst. Humorous and lyric play, crafted from diary entries, letters, and poems by Emily Dickinson. $10-$25, 7:30-10 p.m. Unadilla Theater, 501 Blachly Road, East Calais, unadilla@pshift.com, 802-456-8968.

On Golden Pond. The love story of Ethel and Norman Thayer, who are returning to their summer home on Golden Pond for the forty-eighth year. $16 evenings, $12 matinees, 7:30-9:30 p.m. Valley Players Theater, 4254 Main Street, Waitsfield, thespians19@gmail.com, 802-793-4220.

Songwriting Showcase. Highlights the diverse songwriting and performing talents of the students, alumni and faculty of VCFA’s MFA in Music Composition. 8-10 p.m. College Hall Gallery, Vermont College of Fine Arts, 36 College Street , Montpelier, 866-934-8232.

Saturday

10

August

Spruce Peak Folk Festival. An all day, family-friendly affair filled with live music, food, local brews, and more. Headlined by Milk Carton Kids and Shawn Colvin. Festival passes start at $85, single-day passes $45, under 12 free. The Lodge at Spruce Peak, 7412 Mountain Road, Stowe, info@sprucepeak.com, 888-478-6938.

Household Hazardous Waste Collection. It’s time to clean out your basements and garages. Set aside your hazardous waste and bring to a nearby collection event. For a list of other HHW Collection locations, visit website. 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Bradford Town Garage, 359 Fairground Road, Bradford, carlw@cvswmd.org, 802-229-9383.

33rd Annual Toy Run. Join hundreds of motorcyclists in a parade bringing unwrapped toys, cash or checks thru Barre city to the State House to benefit Shriners Hospitals for Children. Line up from 9-11 a.m. Leave parking area at Noon. Bring toy, cash or check donation. 9-11 a.m. BC/BS Parking Lot/staging area, Airport Road, Berlin, Holly@webco.com, 802-888-4309.

Junior Apprentice Club. Every Saturday from June through October Junior Apprentices may join in a variety of guided activities in our Learning Lab, including beginning coding, basic robotics, 3D design & printing, and other exciting challenges for maker minds. Free with Jr Apprentice Patch, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. American Precision Museum, 196 Main Street (VT Route 5), Windsor, lyordy@americanprecision.org, 802-674-5781.

Vermont History Trivia. This family-friendly event is open to individual players and teams, history buffs and novices alike. Put your knowledge to the test and learn some fascinating new Vermont history facts. Free with Museum Admission ($4-7/person), 1-2:30 p.m. Vermont History Museum, 109 State St, Montpelier, info@vermonthistory.org, (802) 479-8500.

Field Trip to Yestermorrow Design/Build School with Sophi Veltrop. Tour Yestermorrow’s unique campus. See the woodshop, timber-framed outdoor classroom, mini gallery and many natural buildings. Explore the gardens and trails, and get a peek at what student interns are working on. registration suggested. info@hungermountain.coop. 2-3 p.m. Yestermorrow Design/Build School, 7865 Main Street, Waitsfield, info@hungermountain.coop, 802-262-3202.

Anna’s Ghost ensemble. With an ever-changing roster of multi-talented instrumentalists, this adaptive group reforms itself in different configurations each semester, welcoming back VCFA veterans and introducing exciting new players. 2-3 p.m. College Hall Chapel, Vermont College of Fine Arts, 36 College Street, Montpelier, 866-934-8232.

The Den’s Anniversary Music Festival. A day full of fun, friends, food and music, with headliner country music singer Cody Joe Hodges, straight from Nashville. 3-10 p.m. The Den at Harry’s Hardware, 3087 Main St, Cabot, johanna@harryshardwarevt.com, 802-563-2291.

Saturday Cinema on the Lawn. Enjoy summer nights in Stowe at Saturday Cinema on the Lawn “Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone,” Aug. 10. 6-10 p.m. Stowe Free Library , 90 Pond Street, Stowe, askus@gostowe.com, 802-253-7321.

Paint & Sip with Arthur Zorn. LNT hosts its fourth-annual fun filled evening teaching you to create your personal world on canvas. $25 — $35, 7-9:30 p.m. Lost Nation Theater Montpelier City Hall Arts Center, 39 Main St. Montpelier, info@lostnationtheater.org, 802-229-0492.

The Belle of Amherst. Humorous and lyric play, crafted from diary entries, letters, and poems by Emily Dickinson. $10-$25, 7:30-10 p.m. Unadilla Theater, 501 Blachly Road, East Calais, unadilla@pshift.com, 802-456-8968.

On Golden Pond. The love story of Ethel and Norman Thayer, who are returning to their summer home on Golden Pond for the forty-eighth year. $16 evenings, $12 matinees, 7:30-9:30 p.m. Valley Players Theater, 4254 Main Street, Waitsfield, thespians19@gmail.com, 802-793-4220.

Billie Fountain Band. South Carolina native Corey Webb combines mellow theatrics, danceable beats and the haunting songwriting tradition of David Bowie. $10, 8-11 p.m. Highland Center for the Arts, 2875 Hardwick St. Greensboro, boxoffice@highlandartsvt.org, 802-533-2000.

Sunday

11

August

Spruce Peak Folk Festival. An all day, family-friendly affair filled with live music, food, local brews, and more. Headlined by Milk Carton Kids and Shawn Colvin. Festival passes start at $85, single-day passes $45, under 12 free, 12 a.m. The Lodge at Spruce Peak, 7412 Mountain Road, Stowe, info@sprucepeak.com, 888-478-6938.

On Golden Pond. The love story of Ethel and Norman Thayer, who are returning to their summer home on Golden Pond for the forty-eighth year. $16 evenings, $12 matinees, 2-4 p.m. Valley Players Theater, 4254 Main Street, Waitsfield, thespians19@gmail.com, 802-793-4220.

Vermont Philharmonic Summer Pops Concert. Annual outdoor Summer Pops Concert on the beautiful grounds of Moose Meadow Lodge in Duxbury. 3-5:30 p.m. Moose Meadow Lodge, 607 Crossett Hill Rd, Duxbury, mike@calcreek.com, 802-223-9855.

Lui Collins. Folk singer/songwriter Lui Collins has been performing, writing and recording for over 40 years. “… one of New England’s clearest and most distinctive folk voices, with unusually piercing lyrical insight.” — Hartford Courant Cabot Arts PresentsLui CollinsIn concert Sunday, August 11th at 4pmAt the Landmark Schoolhouse 1643 Rte. 215 in Lower Cabot, VT 05647 Tickets: Adv. $16 at Door $20Info & Reservations at: www.cabotarts.org Potluck snacks, and BYOB Doors Open at 3:30pm — Music Starts at 4:00 pmFor Info call 802-793-3016 or email: director@cabotarts.org Lui Collins website: www.luicollins.com Folk singer/songwriter Lui Collins has been performing, writing and recording for over 40 years, her early Philo and Green Linnet recordings earning international acclaim and establishing her as a respected voice in the folk world. Lui has shared the stage with such notables as Pete Seeger, Bonnie Raitt, Stan Rogers, Dar Williams, and John Gorka. Renowned guitarist Dave van Ronk called her “one of the best guitarist-arrangers I have heard in years.” “Lui has a gentle way of capturing the hearts of her audience and having what amounts to a musical conversation with them during her performances… No one weaves a spell quite like she can.” — Champlain Valley Folk Festival Newsletter “… one of New England’s clearest and most distinctive folk voices, with unusually piercing lyrical insight.” — Hartford Courant “Folksinger for our times” — The Boston Herald “… one of New England’s first and brightest stars.” — The Boston Globe. $16 Adv / $20 Door, 4-6 p.m. Concert at the Schoolhouse, 1643 Rt. 215 S. Lower Cabot, director@cabotarts.org, 802-793-3016.

Rocket Man. Vermonter Ron Place worked on the launch crew of Apollo 11, the first moon landing! Come hear him share stories, pictures, a large model of Apollo 11 and answer your questions. Fun for all ages. 4-5:30 p.m. Cutler Memorial Library, 1151 High Street (Route 2), Plainfield, loona.brogan@cutlerlibrary.org, 802-454-8504.

Community Family movie night. A family-friendly film each Sunday evening throughout the summer. 4-6:30 p.m. Barre Universalist Church, 19 Church Street, Barre, vermonter@charter.net, 802-454-7145.

The Belle of Amherst. Humorous and lyric play, crafted from diary entries, letters, and poems by Emily Dickinson. $10-$25, 7:30-10 p.m. Unadilla Theater, 501 Blachly Road, East Calais, unadilla@pshift.com, 802-456-8968.

Author Reading. Gary Moore will read from his newly published novel Abe & Ann, based on the true story of a passionate love affair Abraham Lincoln had in his twenties. 7:30-9 p.m. Gary Library, Vermont College of Fine Arts, Montpelier, hisburningprogress@gmail.com, 802-829-0706.

Monday

12

August

Pitch. Come and join us for a game of Pitch and friendship. 1-3 p.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street #4, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Handwork Circle. Bring with you what you are working on and share handwork skills, ideas and advice. Monday evenings. 6:30-8 p.m. Jaquith Public Library, 122 School St. Room 2, Marshfield, jaquithpubliclibrary@gmail.com, 802-426-3581.

Caspian Monday Music. a chamber concert on August 12 and the CMM Orchestra on August 19. Featuring conductor Anna Binneweg (Music Director/Conductor of the Londontowne Symphony Orchestra. Ticket pricing TBA, 7:30-10 p.m. Highland Center for the Arts, 2875 Hardwick Street, Greensboro, boxoffice@highlandartsvt.org, 802-533-2000.

Mondays at the Movies. Local film historian Rick Winston presents: “Movie Musicals: Pleasures and Delights!”. 7:30-9:30 p.m. Unadilla Theater, 501 Blachly Rd. East Calais, unadilla@pshift.com, 802-456-8968.

The Pleasures and Delights of Movie Musicals. Rick Winston will show several clips that trace the history of movie musicals from the very beginning of the sound era to just last year. donation, 7:30-9:15 p.m. Unadilla Theatre, Blachly Road, East Calais, winsrick@sover.net, 802-454-7103.

Tuesday

13

August

Nature Walks in the Barre Town Forest. Marianne Kotch will lead easy to moderate walks along trails and up to lookouts. All ages and newcomers welcome. All walks begin at the kiosk at the 44 Brook St. Websterville parking area and last approximately an hour and a half. Dogs on leashes welcome. If it’s raining enough for an umbrella, the walk will be cancelled. 9-10:30 a.m. Barre Town Forest, 44 Brook St. Websterville, mkotch731@gmail.com, 802-476-4185.

Slow & Easy Hiking Group. Gentle pace, rain or shine, meet at Barre Town Forest Parking Lot. 10:10 a.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street #4, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Community Film Series. “Anonymous People, Addiction & Long Term Recovery.”. 6-7:35 p.m. Plainfield Opera House, Plainfied, nford@the-health-center.org, 802-322-6612.

Wednesday

14

August

Mah Jong. Join Mah Jong group for fun, friendship and conversation. 10 a.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street #4, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

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

Central VT Chess Club. Chess players of all ages and experience levels are invited to come play at the Central VT Chess Club. Free instruction provided for students. No membership fees. Please bring your own equipment. 6-9 p.m. The HUB at the Berlin Mall, Berlin Mall Road, Berlin , robertnichols3@myfairpoint.net, 802-229-1207.

Middlesex Bandstand Summer Concert Series. Jazz from the Paul Asbell Quintet will fill the meadow. Food is available for purchase at the event. 6:30-8:30 p.m. Middlesex Bandstand, 465 Shady Rill Road, Middlesex.

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them. Newt Scamander has just completed a global excursion to find and document an extraordinary array of magical creatures. A misplaced magical case and the escape of some of Newt’s fantastic beasts, could spell trouble for both the wizarding and No-Maj worlds. Rated: PG-13. $5, kids 12 and under are free, 7-9:30 p.m. Highland Center for the Arts, 2875 Hardwick St. Greensboro, boxoffice@highlandartsvt.org, 802-533-2000.

Capital City Band Summer Concerts. The Capital City Band plays free outdoor concerts every Wednesday evening. Enjoy a picnic or bring an instrument and play along with the band. 7-8 p.m. State House Lawn, in front of Supreme Court Building, Montpelier, emendela@gmail.com, 802-793-0356.

Thursday

15

August

Slow & Easy Hiking Group. Gentle pace, rain or shine, meet at Barre Town Forest Parking Lot. 10:10 a.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street #4, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Cribbage. Join the fun!. 10:30 a.m. Barre Area Senior, 131 South Main Street #4, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Chair Yoga. Focus on balance, breath, posture, flexibility and meditation, all yoga equipment provided. 1-2 p.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street #4, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Yoga-Beginner/Gentle. Basics of yoga, meditation, safe alignment in poses and connecting our breath to our movement. $30 per 5 week session, 2:30-3:30 p.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street #4, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Waterbury Farmers Market. The Waterbury Farmers Market has vendors spanning a wide range of products, live music, activities and demonstrations. 3-6 p.m. Rusty Parker Memorial Park, 2 Rotarian Place, Waterbury, waterburymarket@gmail.com.

Art on Park. Jewelers, artists, woodworkers, accessory and apparel designers, potters, craftspeople and specialty food and beverage producers display their wares Thursdays 5 — 7 p.m. 5-8 p.m. Park Street — Stowe, Vermont, Park Street, Stowe, askus@gostowe.com, 802-253-7321.

Sustainable Shopping. Learn about the Co-op’s sustainability efforts and ways to become an environmentally responsible consumer. Includes a tour of our recycling and composting practices and a chance to win a pair of yoga blocks made from recycled corks. registration suggested, info@hungermountain.coop. 5:30-6:30 p.m. Hunger Mountain Co-op, 623 Stone Cutters Way, Montpelier, info@hungermountain.coop, 802-262-3202.

Berlin Pond 5 Miler. A 5 mile loop course counter-clockwise around Berlin Pond on dirt roads with one water stop. First half very hilly; second half relatively flat. Parking at Town Clerk’s office only. No parking along race course. Race day registration at 4:45; race start is half mile from Town Clerk’s Office. $10, 6 p.m. Berlin Town Clerk’s Office, 108 Shed Road, Berlin, jeffp_cvr@fairpoint.net.

John Emil. An accomplished singer, songwriter, and master of slide guitar, is equally adept with the acoustic Hawaiian lap steel guitar and Dobro. 6:30-8:30 p.m. Hardwick Street Cafe, 2875 Hardwick Street, Greensboro, boxoffice@highlandartsvt.org, 802-533-2000.

August Jewish Film Series: 93Queen. Rachel Freier, a no-nonsense Hasidic lawyer and mother of six, is determined to shake up the “boys club” in her Hasidic community by creating Ezras Nashim, the first all-female ambulance corps in NYC. 6:30-8 p.m. Beth Jacob Synagogue, 10 Harrison Ave. Montpelier, programming@bethjacobvt.org.

Summer Authors Lecture Series. Enjoy summer evenings with lectures by Vermont authors including Jeff Amestoy, Meg Ostrum, Rick Winston, Kathryn Davis, and Garrett Graff. See highlandartsvt.org for more details on dates and authors. TBD, 6:30 p.m. Highland Center for the Arts, 2875 Hardwick Street, Greensboro, caitlin@highlandartsvt.org, 802-533-2000.

Marshfield Summer Concert Series. Eight free summer concerts. Enjoy great food from local food vendors, the bake & book sale. Free, 6:30-8:35 p.m. Old Schoolhouse Common Bandstand, 122 School St. Room 2, Marshfield, jaquithpubliclibrary@gmail.com, 802-426-3717.

Friday

16

August

Writer’s Block. Come join other scriveners and share your essays, short stories, one-act plays, poems or any other form worthy of note. Your work along with others will be critiqued in a positive mode with a supportive audience. Please register. 10-11:15 a.m. Barre Senior Center, 131 South Main St. #4, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Last Mile Ride. 5k run, 1 & 2.5 mile walk, and 80-mile motorcycle ride through beautiful central Vermont. Supports Gifford’s end-of-life care services. Register online and follow us on Facebook. $25, 5-7 p.m. Gifford Medical Center, 44 South Main Street, Randolph, alincoln@giffordmed.org, 802-728-2380.

The Wiz. Join Dorothy and her friends on this with R&B-Pop-and-Soul-filled journey as she realizes there’s no place like home. $5 — $15, 7-8:45 p.m. Lost Nation Theater Montpelier City Hall Arts Center, 39 Main Street, Montpelier, info@lostnationtheater.org, 802-229-0492.

On Golden Pond. The love story of Ethel and Norman Thayer, who are returning to their summer home on Golden Pond for the forty-eighth year. $16 evenings, $12 matinees, 7:30-9:30 p.m. Valley Players Theater, 4254 Main Street, Waitsfield, thespians19@gmail.com, 802-793-4220.

Saturday

17

August

Junior Apprentice Club. Every Saturday from June through October Junior Apprentices may join in a variety of guided activities in our Learning Lab, including beginning coding, basic robotics, 3D design & printing, and other exciting challenges for maker minds. Free with Jr Apprentice Patch, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. American Precision Museum, 196 Main Street (VT Route 5), Windsor, lyordy@americanprecision.org, 802-674-5781.

The Wiz. Join Dorothy and her friends on this with R&B-Pop-and-Soul-filled journey as she realizes there’s no place like home. $5 — $15, 2-3:45 p.m. Lost Nation Theater Montpelier City Hall Arts Center, 39 Main Street, Montpelier, info@lostnationtheater.org, 802-229-0492.

Parkapalooza!. Music from local bands every third Saturday of the month throughout summer, food from a local vendor, giant slip n’ slide, activities for kids, and a skill swap featuring local crafters and artisans. $5 adults; $3 children (under 5 free). Campsites can be reserved ahead of time for $10 by calling 802-223-7335. 3-7 p.m. Hubbard Park , 400 Parkway Street, Montpelier, AEllsworth@montpelier-vt.org, 802-223-7335.

The Wiz. Join Dorothy and her friends on this with R&B-Pop-and-Soul-filled journey as she realizes there’s no place like home. $5 — $15, 7-8:45 p.m. Lost Nation Theater Montpelier City Hall Arts Center, 39 Main Street, Montpelier, info@lostnationtheater.org, 802-229-0492.

On Golden Pond. The love story of Ethel and Norman Thayer, who are returning to their summer home on Golden Pond for the forty-eighth year. $16 evenings, $12 matinees, 7:30-9:30 p.m. Valley Players Theater, 4254 Main Street, Waitsfield, thespians19@gmail.com, 802-793-4220.

Extempo. Local raconteurs tell short-format, first-person, true stories live on stage without any notes or reading. Tented event: rain or shine. BYO picnic; bonfire after. $5, 8-10 p.m. Onion River Campground, 61 Onion River Road, Plainfield, storytelling@extempovt.com, 802-426-3233.

Sunday

18

August

The Wiz. Join Dorothy and her friends on this with R&B-Pop-and-Soul-filled journey as she realizes there’s no place like home. $5 — $15, 11 a.m.-12:45 p.m. Lost Nation Theater Montpelier City Hall Arts Center, 39 Main Street, Montpelier, info@lostnationtheater.org, 802-229-0492.

On Golden Pond. The love story of Ethel and Norman Thayer, who are returning to their summer home on Golden Pond for the forty-eighth year. $16 evenings, $12 matinees, 2-4 p.m. Valley Players Theater, 4254 Main Street, Waitsfield, thespians19@gmail.com, 802-793-4220.

The Wiz. Join Dorothy and her friends on this with R&B-Pop-and-Soul-filled journey as she realizes there’s no place like home. $5 — $15, 3-4:45 p.m. Lost Nation Theater Montpelier City Hall Arts Center, 39 Main Street, Montpelier, info@lostnationtheater.org, 802-229-0492.

Robots on the Moon. Electrical Engineer Barry King will provide hands-on robot-building. Hear how “remote control” technology was used when unmanned craft first collected materials and took measurements and photographs in space, the same technology used in today’s space exploration. Free, registration required: https://forms.gle/mbm2e31RsHkZew5P8. 4-5:30 p.m. Cutler Memorial Library, 151 High Street (Route 2), Plainfield, loona.brogan@cutlerlibrary.org, 802-454-8504.

Community Family movie night. A family-friendly film each Sunday evening throughout the summer. 4-6:30 p.m. Barre Universalist Church, 19 Church Street, Barre, vermonter@charter.net, 802-454-7145.

Monday

19

August

Pitch. Come and join us for a game of Pitch and friendship. 1-3 p.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street #4, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Handwork Circle. Bring with you what you are working on and share handwork skills, ideas and advice. Monday evenings. 6:30-8 p.m. Jaquith Public Library, 122 School St. Room 2, Marshfield, jaquithpubliclibrary@gmail.com, 802-426-3581.

Caspian Monday Music. a chamber concert on August 12 and the CMM Orchestra on August 19. Featuring conductor Anna Binneweg (Music Director/Conductor of the Londontowne Symphony Orchestra. Ticket pricing TBA, 7:30-10:30 p.m. Highland Center for the Arts, 2875 Hardwick Street, Greensboro, boxoffice@highlandartsvt.org, 802-533-2000.

Tuesday

20

August

Nature Walks in the Barre Town Forest. Marianne Kotch will lead easy to moderate walks along trails and up to lookouts. All ages and newcomers welcome. All walks begin at the kiosk at the 44 Brook St. Websterville parking area and last approximately an hour and a half. Dogs on leashes welcome. If it’s raining enough for an umbrella, the walk will be cancelled. 9-10:30 a.m. Barre Town Forest, 44 Brook St. Websterville, mkotch731@gmail.com, 802-476-4185.

Slow & Easy Hiking Group. Gentle pace, rain or shine, meet at Barre Town Forest Parking Lot. 10:10 a.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street #4, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Wednesday

21

August

Mah Jong. Join Mah Jong group for fun, friendship and conversation. 10 a.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street #4, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

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

What Color is Your Medicine?. Learn to use the 5 Elements as tools to understand the emotional and physical imbalances in our bodies, and ways we can do a self-check in our own systems, to bring us back into balance. 5-7 p.m. Hunger Mountain Co-op, 623 Stone Cutters Way, Montpelier, info@hungermountain.coop, 802-262-3202.

Dog Day at the Pool. For social dogs who love playing in water and with other dogs. Suggested $20 per family donation to benefit Central Vermont Humane Society. centralvermonthumane.org/dog-day-at-the-pool/. Dog Day at the PoolWednesday, August 21 (raindate Thursday August 22)5-6:30 pmMontpelier PoolElm Street, MontpelierFor social dogs who love playing in water and with other dogs. Admission is by donation to benefit Central Vermont Humane Society. Suggested donation $20 per family.More info at https://centralvermonthumane.org/dog-day-at-the-pool/. monetary donation, 5-6:35 p.m. Montpelier Pool, Elm Street and Poolside Drive, Montpelier, Linnea@centralvermonthumane.org, 802-476-3811.

Central VT Chess Club. Chess players of all ages and experience levels are invited to come play at the Central VT Chess Club. Free instruction provided for students. No membership fees. Please bring your own equipment. 6-9 p.m. The HUB at the Berlin Mall, Berlin Mall Road, Berlin , robertnichols3@myfairpoint.net, 802-229-1207.

The Kid Who Would Be King. Old-school magic meets the modern world when young Alex stumbles upon the mythical sword Excalibur. Rated PG. $5, kids 12 and under free, 7-9 p.m. Highland Center for the Arts, 2875 Hardwick St. Greensboro, boxoffice@highlandartsvt.org, 802-533-2000.

Thursday

22

August

Slow & Easy Hiking Group. Gentle pace, rain or shine, meet at Barre Town Forest Parking Lot. 10:10 a.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street #4, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Cribbage. Join the fun!. 10:30 a.m. Barre Area Senior, 131 South Main Street #4, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Chair Yoga. Focus on balance, breath, posture, flexibility and meditation, all yoga equipment provided. 1-2 p.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street #4, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Yoga-Beginner/Gentle. Basics of yoga, meditation, safe alignment in poses and connecting our breath to our movement. $30 per 5 week session, 2:30-3:30 p.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street #4, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Waterbury Farmers Market. The Waterbury Farmers Market has vendors spanning a wide range of products, live music, activities and demonstrations. 3-6 p.m. Rusty Parker Memorial Park, 2 Rotarian Place, Waterbury, waterburymarket@gmail.com.

Art on Park. Jewelers, artists, woodworkers, accessory and apparel designers, potters, craftspeople and specialty food and beverage producers display their wares Thursdays 5 — 7 p.m. 5-8 p.m. Park Street — Stowe, Vermont, Park Street, Stowe, askus@gostowe.com, 802-253-7321.

Food Book Club. Dining on exceptional food and reading an extraordinary book are two great pleasures. Join us for a book club, co-presented by Kellogg-Hubbard library, bringing them together. This month’s book: “The Food Explorer: The True Adventures of the Globe-Trotting Botanist Who Transformed What America Eats,” by Daniel Stone. To sign up email your name and contact information to info@hungermountain.coop. 6-7 p.m. Hunger Mountain Co-op, 623 Stone Cutters Way, Montpelier, info@hungermountain.coop, 802-262-3202.

August Jewish Film Series: ‘Shalom Italia’. Three Italian Jewish men journey through Tuscany, hoping to rediscover the cave where they hid from Nazis as children. 6:30-8 p.m. Beth Jacob Synagogue, 10 Harrison Ave. Montpelier, programming@bethjacobvt.org.

Summer Authors Lecture Series. Enjoy summer evenings with lectures by Vermont authors including Jeff Amestoy, Meg Ostrum, Rick Winston, Kathryn Davis, and Garrett Graff. See highlandartsvt.org for more details on dates and authors. TBD, 6:30 p.m. Highland Center for the Arts, 2875 Hardwick Street, Greensboro, caitlin@highlandartsvt.org, 802-533-2000.

Slow Food. By Wendy MacLeod. A comedy for anyone who’s ever been “hangry.”. $20.00 — $58.00, 7:30-9 p.m. Dorset Playhouse, 104 Cheney Road, Dorset, boxoffice@dorsettheatrefestival.org, 802-867-2223.

Friday

23

August

Writer’s Block. Come join other scriveners and share your essays, short stories, one-act plays, poems or any other form worthy of note. Your work along with others will be critiqued in a positive mode with a supportive audience. Please register. 10-11:15 a.m. Barre Senior Center, 131 South Main St. #4, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

TURNmusic plays Sufjan Stevens. TURNmusic is back performing Sufjan Stevens’ experimental electronic LP “Enjoy Your Rabbit,” which was recast as a modern classic work by many of NYC’s hippest young composers as well as Vermont’s Kyle Saulnier. 6 p.m.-9 a.m. Axel’s Gallery and Frame Shop, 5 Stowe Street, Waterbury, anniedecks@gmail.com, 802-578-5028.

Slow Food. By Wendy MacLeod. A comedy for anyone who’s ever been “hangry.”. $20.00 — $58.00, 7:30-9 p.m. Dorset Playhouse, 104 Cheney Road, Dorset, boxoffice@dorsettheatrefestival.org, 802-867-2223.

Saturday

24

August

Junior Apprentice Club. Every Saturday from June through October Junior Apprentices may join in a variety of guided activities in our Learning Lab, including beginning coding, basic robotics, 3D design & printing, and other exciting challenges for maker minds. Free with Jr Apprentice Patch, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. American Precision Museum, 196 Main Street (VT Route 5), Windsor, lyordy@americanprecision.org, 802-674-5781.

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

Le Vent du Nord. Returning for the third time, award-winning band Le Vent du Nord brings an intense, joyful, and dynamic live performance to the Main Stage. Tickets start at $25, Students $10, and Seniors 20% off, 7:30-9:30 p.m. Highland Center for the Arts, 2875 Hardwick Street, Greensboro, boxoffice@highlandartsvt.org, 802-533-2000.

Slow Food. By Wendy MacLeod. A comedy for anyone who’s ever been “hangry.”. $20.00 — $58.00, 7:30-9 p.m. Dorset Playhouse, 104 Cheney Road, Dorset, boxoffice@dorsettheatrefestival.org, 802-867-2223.

Sunday

25

August

Slow Food. By Wendy MacLeod. A comedy for anyone who’s ever been “hangry.”. $20.00 — $58.00, 2-3:30 p.m. Dorset Playhouse, 104 Cheney Road, Dorset, boxoffice@dorsettheatrefestival.org, 802-867-2223.

Community Family movie night. A family-friendly film each Sunday evening throughout the summer. 4-6:30 p.m. Barre Universalist Church, 19 Church Street, Barre, vermonter@charter.net, 802-454-7145.

‘Tales of Bialystok: A Jewish Journey from Czarist Russia to America’. Join the author’s granddaughter, Rhoda Carroll, and Stephen McArthur to hear stories of how the book came to be and listen to some short readings. We will also enjoy a vegetarian potluck, bring a veggie/dairy only dish to share. 6-7:30 p.m. Beth Jacob Synagogue, 10 Harrison Ave. Montpelier, programming@bethjacobvt.org.

Monday

26

August

Pitch. Come and join us for a game of Pitch and friendship. 1-3 p.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street #4, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Handwork Circle. Bring with you what you are working on and share handwork skills, ideas and advice. Monday evenings. 6:30-8 p.m. Jaquith Public Library, 122 School St. Room 2, Marshfield, jaquithpubliclibrary@gmail.com, 802-426-3581.

Tuesday

27

August

Nature Walks in the Barre Town Forest. Marianne Kotch will lead easy to moderate walks along trails and up to lookouts. All ages and newcomers welcome. All walks begin at the kiosk at the 44 Brook St. Websterville parking area and last approximately an hour and a half. Dogs on leashes welcome. If it’s raining enough for an umbrella, the walk will be cancelled. 9-10:30 a.m. Barre Town Forest, 44 Brook St. Websterville, mkotch731@gmail.com, 802-476-4185.

Slow & Easy Hiking Group. Gentle pace, rain or shine, meet at Barre Town Forest Parking Lot. 10:10 a.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street #4, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Wednesday

28

August

Mah Jong. Join Mah Jong group for fun, friendship and conversation. 10 a.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street #4, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Slow Food. By Wendy MacLeod. A comedy for anyone who’s ever been “hangry.”. $20.00 — $58.00, 2-3:30 p.m. Dorset Playhouse, 104 Cheney Road, Dorset, boxoffice@dorsettheatrefestival.org, 802-867-2223.

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

Central VT Chess Club. Chess players of all ages and experience levels are invited to come play at the Central VT Chess Club. Free instruction provided for students. No membership fees. Please bring your own equipment. 6-9 p.m. The HUB at the Berlin Mall, Berlin Mall Road, Berlin , robertnichols3@myfairpoint.net, 802-229-1207.

The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part. The citizens of Bricksburg face a dangerous new threat when LEGO DUPLO invaders from outer space start to wreck everything in their path. Rated PG. $5, kids 12 and under free, 7-9 p.m. Highland Center for the Arts , 2875 Hardwick St. Greensboro, boxoffice@highlandartsvt.org, 802-533-2000.

Slow Food. By Wendy MacLeod. A comedy for anyone who’s ever been “hangry.”. $20.00 — $58.00, 7:30-9 p.m. Dorset Playhouse, 104 Cheney Road, Dorset, boxoffice@dorsettheatrefestival.org, 802-867-2223.

Thursday

29

August

Slow & Easy Hiking Group. Gentle pace, rain or shine, meet at Barre Town Forest Parking Lot. 10:10 a.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street #4, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Cribbage. Join the fun!. 10:30 a.m. Barre Area Senior, 131 South Main Street #4, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Chair Yoga. Focus on balance, breath, posture, flexibility and meditation, all yoga equipment provided. 1-2 p.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street #4, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Yoga-Beginner/Gentle. Basics of yoga, meditation, safe alignment in poses and connecting our breath to our movement. $30 per 5 week session, 2:30-3:30 p.m. Barre Area Senior Center, 131 South Main Street #4, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Waterbury Farmers Market. The Waterbury Farmers Market has vendors spanning a wide range of products, live music, activities and demonstrations. 3-6 p.m. Rusty Parker Memorial Park, 2 Rotarian Place, Waterbury, waterburymarket@gmail.com.

Summer Authors Lecture Series. Enjoy summer evenings with lectures by Vermont authors including Jeff Amestoy, Meg Ostrum, Rick Winston, Kathryn Davis, and Garrett Graff. See highlandartsvt.org for more details on dates and authors. TBD, 6:30 p.m. Highland Center for the Arts, 2875 Hardwick Street, Greensboro, caitlin@highlandartsvt.org, 802-533-2000.

Slow Food. By Wendy MacLeod. A comedy for anyone who’s ever been “hangry.”. $20.00 — $58.00, 7:30-9 p.m. Dorset Playhouse, 104 Cheney Road, Dorset, boxoffice@dorsettheatrefestival.org, 802-867-2223.

Friday

30

August

Writer’s Block. Come join other scriveners and share your essays, short stories, one-act plays, poems or any other form worthy of note. Your work along with others will be critiqued in a positive mode with a supportive audience. Please register. 10-11:15 a.m. Barre Senior Center, 131 South Main St. #4, Barre, bascdirector@yahoo.com, 802-479-9512.

Paul Asbell Blues Trio featuring Jerry Portnoy. Chicago native Paul Asbell has earned a reputation as a true “musician’s musician.” Blues harp master Jerry Portnoy has been a member of the Muddy Waters Blues band, and a featured member of the Eric Clapton band. Rounding out the trio is Clyde Stats on bass. Tickets are $25, Seniors $20, Students $10, 7:30-9:30 p.m. Highland Center for the Arts, 2875 Hardwick St. Greensboro, boxoffice@highlandartsvt.org, 802-533-2000.

Slow Food. By Wendy MacLeod. A comedy for anyone who’s ever been “hangry.”. $20.00 — $58.00, 7:30-9 p.m. Dorset Playhouse, 104 Cheney Road, Dorset, boxoffice@dorsettheatrefestival.org, 802-867-2223.

Saturday

31

August

Northfield Savings Bank 5k and Kids Mile. 5K course certified. Start and finish in front of the Northfield Savings Bank at the Green. 9:30 a.m. Northfield Town Green, Northfield.

Junior Apprentice Club. Every Saturday from June through October Junior Apprentices may join in a variety of guided activities in our Learning Lab, including beginning coding, basic robotics, 3D design & printing, and other exciting challenges for maker minds. Free with Jr Apprentice Patch, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. American Precision Museum, 196 Main Street (VT Route 5), Windsor, lyordy@americanprecision.org, 802-674-5781.

Slow Food. By Wendy MacLeod. A comedy for anyone who’s ever been “hangry.”. $20.00 — $58.00, 2-3:30 p.m. Dorset Playhouse, 104 Cheney Road, Dorset, boxoffice@dorsettheatrefestival.org, 802-867-2223.

Slow Food. By Wendy MacLeod. A comedy for anyone who’s ever been “hangry.”. $20.00 — $58.00, 7:30-9 p.m. Dorset Playhouse, 104 Cheney Road, Dorset, boxoffice@dorsettheatrefestival.org, 802-867-2223.

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