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Aug
16
Tue
Under-glass: The Work of Laurel Vail Tobiason
Aug 16 – Sep 30 all-day

Artist Laurel Tobiason works in watercolor, ink and pastel – her technique frequently uses all three. Laurel relies on travel and photographing around New England to supply images for her watercolors. Hers and other gardens provide inspiration for her floral works. A native of Vermont who grew up in the Woodstock area, Laurel is self-taught in art and photography. She has worked in the fields of horticulture and forestry for 36 years and is an avid outdoors woman. She lives in Barnard with her husband Erik, who makes the frames for her paintings.

Sep
26
Mon
Healthy Kids Meals, FREE Meals
Sep 26 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Healthy Kids Meals!

Sheri’s Place and the American Heart Association will be offering 50 FREE healthy kids meals on Monday, September 26th between 5:00 and 7:00 PM and raffling off restaurant gift certificates! No reservations necessary, first 50 kids get a healthy kids meal. 30 Main Street, Springfield. 

Sci Fi Book Discussion
Sep 26 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Mon., Sept. 26, 6 p.m.: Sci Fi Discussion at the Quechee Library focuses on Kindred by Octavia Butler.

Pentangle Movie: Our Kind of Traitor (R)
Sep 26 @ 7:30 pm – 9:20 pm

While on holiday in Marrakech, an ordinary English couple, Perry and Gail, befriend a flamboyant and charismatic Russian, Dima, who unbeknownst to them is a kingpin money launderer for the Russian mafia. When Dima asks for their help to deliver classified information to the British Secret Services, Perry and Gail get caught in a dangerous world of international espionage and dirty politics. The couple is propelled on a perilous journey through Paris and Bern, a safe house in the French Alps, to the murky corners of the City of London and an alliance with the British Government via a ruthless and determined MI6 agent.

Starring Ewan McGregor, Stellan Skarsgard and Naomie Harris

Directed by Susanna White

Run Time: 1 hr. 48 min.

More information: www.pentanglearts.org/event/our-kind-of-traitor/all

Sep
27
Tue
Expressive Art Therapy, Bereavement
Sep 27 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am

Weekly Bereavement Support Group through the use of the creative arts at Fox Expressive Art Therapy LLC, located in the second floor of the farmhouse at Artistree in Pomfret. Tuesday mornings 9:30am-10:30am

-no artistic talent required,all ages welcome. Call/email for more information expressivetx@gmail.com 802 779 1524

Monthly Wellness Clinic
Sep 27 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Sign up now for fall classes at the Thompson Center. Choose from French, Italian, Chair yoga, Strength and Fitness, T’ai Chi, trips, evenings out and more. Call 457-3277 to receive our newsletter and learn more about our programs for adults of all ages.
New Monthly Wellness Clinic: Held the fourth Tuesday of each month beginning Oct. 26, 10 a.m.- Noon. Screenings for blood pressure, glucose, and cholesterol will be offered at no cost.

Where the Wilder Things Are, storytime @ Wilder Club and Library
Sep 27 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Tues., Aug. 13, 10 a.m.:  Where the Wilder Things are  story time at the Wilder Club and Library

Preschool Story Time
Sep 27 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am

Preschool Story Time
Tuesdays at 10:30 a.m.

This session features three thematically-related stories and a tie-in craft or activity. This session runs for about 45 minutes.

Story Time is free and open to all.

Story Time
Sep 27 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am

Hartland Public Library,
(802) 436-2473 or www.HartlandLibraryVT.org.

Cancer Support Meeting @ Mt. Ascutney Hospital and Health Center
Sep 27 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

A cancer support group is forming at Mt. Ascutney Hospital and Health Center in Windsor. Inpatients, outpatients, family members and caregivers are all invited. The group runs from 1 p.m. – 2 p.m., and will continue every Tuesday. Organizers said participants would receive helpful hints, advice and support, and have questions answered. Call Kathy Shaban at 802-674-7306 to reserve a spot.

Fallout: Cold War Conflict and Conservation, Tour
Sep 27 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Consider how the Cold War influenced environmental awareness. One hour tour visits 1960s-era fallout shelter (Steep steps). $8.00 Reservations recommended Every Tuesday Weekly & Every Friday Weekly from 05/31/2016 to 10/28/2016 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM

FallScape- Fall Prevention Program
Sep 27 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

FallScape ~ A New Fall Prevention Program from Vermont Department of Health and Emergency Medical Services
Tuesday, September 27, 1:00 pm

The Vermont Department of Health and Emergency Medical Services statewide have introduced a new clinically proven program to prevent falls and injuries from falls. We all have a story about falls. Hopefully, for most of us, that’s where the story ends. Unfortunately, many are not so lucky and can land in the back of an ambulance. Over 95% of hip fractures are caused by a fall. For about 70% of seniors who fracture their hip in a fall, they’ll never return home.

Local EMT, Ashley Gabriel, and Paramedic, David Palmer, are trying to change that. They are trying to change the statistics on falls in Woodstock and the surrounding area with the clinically proven program “FallScape.” For Ashley and David, it’s about changing the “education of attention” as one FallScape participant put it. They are trying to reach seniors before they get called to homes through 911.

This program is offered at no cost through the Vermont Department of Health. Join us at this introductory talk and learn more.

Italian Conversation Group @ Hartland Library
Sep 27 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Italian Conversation Group – every Tuesday, 1pm – 2pm

802-436-2473
www.HartlandLibraryVT.org
Tues: 10-6, Wed: 12-8, Thurs: 12-8, Fri: 10-6 & Sat: 9-2

Bone Builders Classes
Sep 27 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Bone Builders Class: Tuesdays and Thursdays, now at 3-4 p.m. Adults of all ages are welcome to this free exercise program, developed at Tufts University. Call 457-3277
Please visit www.thompsonseniorcenter.org for details on all Thompson classes, programs, trips, and events.

Barnard School Board meets @ Barnard Elementary School
Sep 27 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Barnard School Board Meets the 4th Tuesday of each month. Starting at 5:00pm at the Barnard Elementary School.

Freelance Family Singers Open Practice
Sep 27 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

On Tuesday Sept. 20th, the Freelance Family Singers of Woodstock will begin practicing for their Dec. 3rd and 4th holiday concerts. The weekly Tuesday rehearsals are held at Woodstock’s First Congregational Church, 36 Elm Street, from 7:00 to 9:00 P.M. All ages may participate and there are no auditions. There is a small participation fee with scholarships available. Directed by Ellen Satterthwaite, Freelance performs a wide variety of secular and sacred music. All are welcomed to join and ring in the holiday with song.

North Country Chordsmen Meet, singing group
Sep 27 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

This non-profit organization presently has over 50 men in the chorus, meeting each Tuesday evening from 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm at the Church of Christ, 40 College Street, in Hanover, NH to enjoy an evening of singing and good fellowship. Men who like to sing are always welcome to stop by and experience the joy of singing in the barbershop style. Singing Valentines are just one example of the various community services provided by the chorus.

The North Country Chordsmen are the Hanover, NH, Chapter of the Northeastern District of the international Barbershop Harmony Society.

To learn more about the Chordsmen visit them on their website at http://www.nedistrict.org/ncchordsmen/

Sep
28
Wed
Walking Group
Sep 28 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

Walking Group to Meet at Union Arena: Wednesdays, 9 a.m. Adults of all ages welcome. For more information call the Thompson Senior Center, 457-3277

Story Time, Quechee @ Quechee Library
Sep 28 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Wed., Aug. 14, 10 a.m.:  Story time at the Quechee Library.

Handwork Circle, Wednesdays
Sep 28 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

HANDWORK CIRCLE on Wednesdays

The Handiwork Circle group invites anyone to join them on Wednesdays at 10:30 in the living room at the Thompson Senior Center, Woodstock. You do not need to be a knitter, all projects welcome. Enjoy some coffee and companionship.
Contact Jane Soule at 457-2442 with any questions.

Preschool Storytime @ Windsor Public Library Children's Room
Sep 28 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Join us for stories, songs, and crafts. For ages 0 – 5 with parent or caregiver.

Wagon Ride Wednesday, Billings
Sep 28 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm

6, 13, 20, 27: Wagon Ride Wednesdays – Horse-drawn wagon rides featured each Wednesday from 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Through September 28.

Woodstock Rotary Club Meets
Sep 28 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

The Woodstock Rotary Club meets weekly on Wednesdays at noon. The meeting usually take place at the Woodstock Inn & Resort unless otherwise noted. For confirmation please call the Inn at 603-457-1100.

Meeting for the Ora Paul American Legion @ Central & High Street in Woodstock
Sep 28 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

The Ora Paul American Legion Post No. 24 members meet Wednesdays from 1-3 p.m. for a social get-together at the Legion House at the corner of Central Street and High Street in Woodstock. The monthly meeting is held on the third Wednesday of each month at 7 p.m. All veterans are welcome. If you have any questions contact any member or call 457-9400 or stop by the Post.

Woodstock Market On The Green @ The Green in Woodstock
Sep 28 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Local farm produce, crafts and local specialty foods. Over 25 vendors with live music. From 3-6 pm from June 1 to October 12 on the Green in Woodstock Village.

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