May 18 – May 28, 2017

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Calendar / May. 18, 2017 9:22am EDT

Thursday, May 18

•Pasta Dinner. Includes sauces, garlic bread, salad, beverage, dessert, tickets at the door, 5-6:30 p.m., Randolph Senior Center, 6 Hale Street, Randolph. Info: 728-9324.

•“Managing Stress for Caregivers.” 6-7 p.m., Gifford Medical Center, Route 12, Randolph. To register, call Barb Asen at (802) 476-2681.

•South Royalton Farmers Market. Produce, eggs, syrup, crafts, and more, 3-6 p.m., on the green, South Royalton. Info: Rachel at 763-8302.

Friday, May 19

•Writers’ Workshop. Explore writing with Laure Kramer, 1–2:30 p.m., common room, Randolph House, Main Street, Randolph. Info: dede@racdc.com or 728- 3310.

•Kids’ Yoga with Heather Harvey. For kids in grades 2-5, free, bring yoga mat or beach towel, 3:30-4:30 p.m., Roger Clark Memorial Library, Pittsfield. Sign up at www.pittsfieldlibrary.com/ programs or contact Heather at 802-353-8485.

•Chelsea Farmers Market. Rain or shine, 3-6 p.m., North Common, Chelsea.

•Spaghetti Supper. Put on by Newton Middle School students to benefit Strafford road crew, tickets at the door, 5:30-7 p.m., Barrett Hall, Strafford.

Saturday, May 20

•Butter-, Yogurt- & Cheese- Making Class. Learn to make soft cheeses, yogurt, and butter in your own kitchen, 1-4:30 p.m., Earthwise Farm & Forest, 341 Macintosh Hill Road, Randolph. Info: Lmccrory560@gmail.com or 234-5524.

•Faith & Family Films Showing. “Is Genesis History?,” 7 p.m., Baptist Fellowship, Route 66, Randolph. Info: 802-565-8013.

•Bethel Beautification Day. Help plant, rake, and clean up Peavine Park and downtown, meet at Peavine at 10 a.m., or at Cockadoodle Pizza at 1 p.m., bring tools if you have them, free pizza downtown for afternoon volunteers, free kids’ mask-making and theater activities with Arts Bus and Pop-Up Theater from 1-3 p.m. Info: bethelrevitalizationinitiative.org or 234-5570.

•Royalton Lego Club. Free, newcomers welcome, Legos provided, 1-2 p.m., Royalton Memorial Library, 23 Alexander Place, South Royalton. Info: librarian@royaltonlibrary.org or 763-7094.

•Story Hour. “The World Is a Garden,” stories, hands-on activity, and light snack, 9 a.m., Tunbridge Public Library, across from the P.O., Route 110. Info: tunbridgelibrary@yahoo.com or 889-9404.

•Car Wash. Fundraiser for Chelsea School trip to Europe, 9 a.m.-noon, Chelsea High School.

•Bike Rodeo. Hosted by Orange County Sheriffs Department, participants should bring their bike and helmet, 9 a.m.-noon, Chelsea Health Center parking lot.

•Plant Sale. Perennials, annuals, bulbs, berries, herbs, and garden supplies, benefit Newton School PTA, 9 a.m.-noon, Newton School, Strafford.

•Capital City Farmers Market. 50 local farmers and producers, live music, vendor demonstrations, local chef-run cooking demos, 9 a.m.–1 p.m., 60 State Street, Montpelier. Info: Ashton Kirol at manager@montpelierfarmersmarket.com or (802) 793-8347.

•K-9 Awareness Day. Lebanon Police Department K-9 unit and other K-9 teams, do live demos and more, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., West Lebanon Feed & Supply, Railroad Avenue, West Lebanon, N.H .

Sunday, May 21

•Management Intensive Grazing. Class provides instruction for setting up grazing system on small, diversified farm, 10 a.m.-3:30 p.m., Earthwise Farm & Forest, 341 Macintosh Hill Road, Randolph. Info: Lmccrory560@gmail.com or 234-5524.

•Spring Hoedown. Plant sale and market day, certified organic plants, live music from Katie Trautz & Friends (noon-2 p.m.), free plant dye and weaving demos at 11 a.m., Floating Bridge Food & Farms Coop vendors, prepared lunches, baby goats, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Plant Spirit Farm & Fibers, 2007 Twin Pond Road, Brookfield. Info: 276-3839.

•Spring Wildflower Presentation. Presentation on spring wildflowers with Dr. Lauren Howard of Norwich University, bring your wildflower questions, benefit for missions of UCN, 1 p.m., United Church of Northfield, 58 South Main Street, Northfield. For more information, call 802- 485-8347.

Monday, May 22

•Learn About Inflammatory Foods. Taught by Gifford nutritionist, Kim Swartz-Doyle, classes at 11 a.m. at Randolph House and 1 p.m. at the Red Lion Inn, Main Street, Randolph. Info: dede@racdc.com or 728-3310.

•Legislative Breakfast. Sponsored by American Legion Post #6, coffee, light breakfast, discussion with Windsor County legislative representatives, 7:30 a.m., Village Sandwich Shop, Main Street, Bethel.

•Bethel Farmers Market. Produce, eggs, syrup, crafts, and more, 3-6 p.m., Bandshell Park, Route 12, Bethel. Info: Barb at 234-6749.

Tuesday, May 23

•Red Cross Blood Drive. Walk-ins welcome, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Randolph Union High School, 15 Forest Street, Randolph. To make an appointment, visit redcrossblood.org or call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767).

•Talk on Elder Abuse in Vermont. Given by Safeline, 12:30 p.m., Randolph Senior Center, 6 Hale Street, Randolph. Info: 728-9324.

•Free Community Supper. Chili supper hosted by St. John’s Episcopal Church, everyone welcome, 5-6 p.m., St. John’s Episcopal Church, Summer Street, Randolph. Info: 234-9198.

•Randolph Dream Group. Explore dreams to learn what they mean, facilitated by Hugo and Cynthia Liepmann, free, new members welcome, 6-8 p.m., Kimball Library Young Adult Room (downstairs), Main Street, Randolph. Info: Cynthia at 728-4505.

•“Repeal and Replace, Health Care in America.” Organizing for change event, 6 p.m., Rochester Public Library, Main Street, Rochester. Info: 767- 3927.

•“BBB 101: Better Business Bureau Basics.” Amy Schram leads discussion on Better Business Bureau’s mission and how consumers can utilize free services to make informed decisions, noon- 1 p.m., Norman Williams Public Library, 10 The Green, Woodstock. Info: 457-2295.

Thursday, May 25

•Father’s Day Lunch. Open to all, noon, Randolph Senior Center, 6 Hale Street, Randolph. Info: 728-9324.

•Free Community Chili Dinner. Sponsored by Health Initiative PBL, part of Celebration of Learning Night, 5-6:30 p.m., cafeteria, Randolph Union High School.

•Needle-Felting Class. Everyone welcome, 1-4 p.m., Randolph Senior Center, 6 Hale Street, Randolph. Call 728-9324 to sign up.

•South Royalton Farmers Market. Produce, eggs, syrup, crafts, and more, 3-6 p.m., on the green, South Royalton. Info: Rachel at 763-8302.

Friday, May 26

•Chelsea Farmers Market. Rain or shine, 3-6 p.m., North Common, Chelsea.

•“Night of Kings and Queens.” Federalist Society hosts monthly chess night, all skill levels welcome, small entrance fee, bring your own board for free admission, 6 p.m., Yates Common Room, Vermont Law School, South Royalton. Info: ChloeCastro@vermontlaw.edu.

•Granite Center Garden Club Plant Sale. Perennials, herbs, shrubs, annuals, garden accessories, benefit for local plantings and scholarships, 6:30 a.m.- noon, Vermont Granite Museum, Jones Brothers Way, Barre. Info: Lee Rousseau at leerous@aol.com or 802-479-1838.

Saturday, May 27

•Youth Fishing Derby. For ages 13 and younger, sponsored by Randolph Fish & Game Club, free, 9 a.m.-noon, Kim Hall’s pond, Thresher Road, Braintree. Info: Joe Kobbs at 728-4292 or Ralph Barber at 728-6688.

•Park House Yard Sale. Wide variety of gently-used items, proceeds benefit Park House, shared housing facility for independent seniors, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. (plus “paper bag sale” at 12:30 p.m.), Park House, South Main Street, Rochester.

•Pig Roast. Fundraiser for Moss Glen Grange, barbecued chicken option, take-out available, 5-7 p.m., Moss Glen Grange Hall, Post Office Road, Granville. Tickets available at Granville General Store or RSVP to 767-4600 or 767-4345.

•Spring Open Studio Weekend. Sponsored by Vermont Crafts Council, visit local artists and craftspeople in their studios, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Info about participants and directions at www.vermontcrafts.com or 802-223-3380.

•Capital City Farmers Market. 50 local farmers and producers, live music, vendor demonstrations, local chef-run cooking demos, 9 a.m.–1 p.m., 60 State Street, Montpelier. Info: Ashton Kirol at manager@montpelierfarmersmarket.com or (802) 793-8347.

Sunday, May 28

•Faith & Family Films Showing. “Is Genesis History?,” 4:30 p.m., Red Door Church, South Royalton. Info: 802-565-8013.

•Spring Open Studio Weekend. Sponsored by Vermont Crafts Council, visit local artists and craftspeople in their studios, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Info about participants and directions at www.vermontcrafts.com or call 802-223- 3380.

Ongoing Thursdays

•Kickboxing. 6 p.m., Central Vermont Wellness Studio & Conference Center, Pleasant Street, Randolph. Info: icorbettrich@gmail.com.

•Alcoholics Anonymous. 7 p.m., St. John’s Episcopal Church, Summer Street, Randolph. District 5 Hotline: 1-802-295-7611.

•Storytime for Toddlers and Preschoolers. Led by Barb Shenton, 10 a.m., Rochester Public Library, Main Street, Rochester.

•Free Preschool Playgroup. Sponsored by Orange County Parent Child Center, 9-11 a.m., former Hancock School building, Route 100, Hancock. Info: 802- 685-2264.

•Storytime for Toddlers and Preschoolers. Free, 10 a.m., Royalton Memorial Library, Alexander Place, South Royalton. Info: 763-7094 or librarian@royaltonlibrary.org.

•Bingo Night. Sponsored by Royalton Civics Club, 6:30 p.m., Royalton Academy. Info: Janet at 763-7443.

•Hatha Yoga with Linda. Offered by SafeArt, 5:45-7:15 p.m., Altus Healing Arts, Mascoma Bank Bldg., Route 110, Chelsea. Info: 685-3138.

•Alcoholics Anonymous. 7 p.m., Congregational Church, Route 132, Sharon. District 5 Hotline: 1-802-295-7611.

•Addiction Recovery and Healing Support Group. Spiritually based 12-step program for all addictions, open to all, free, 7 p.m., Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, 667 Dartmouth College Hwy., Lebanon, N.H. Info: Terry and Barbara Richards at 603- 543-1888.

Ongoing Fridays

•Toddlertime. For ages birth-2, 10:30 a.m., Kimball Library, Main Street, Randolph.

•Randolph Food Shelf. Open 3-5 p.m., 12 Prince Street, Randolph. Info: 431-0144.

•Watercolor Painting/Adult Coloring Books. 1 p.m., Randolph Senior Center, Hale Street, Randolph. Info: 728-9324.

•Children’s Hip Hop Class. 4 p.m., Central Vermont Wellness Studio & Conference Center, Pleasant Street, Randolph. Info: icorbettrich@gmail.com.

•Yoga in Rochester. All levels welcome, 8:30-10 a.m., Spice Studio, South Main St., Rochester. Info: charles@madriver.com or 802-793-0117.

•Free Preschool Playgroup. Sponsored by Orange County Parent Child Center, open to children birth to age five, 9:30-11:30 a.m., Chelsea School kindergarten room. Info: 685-2264.

•Preschool Storytime. Free, hear stories, enjoy a snack, and make a craft to take home, 10 a.m., Chelsea Public Library.

•After School Program. Free, make a craft to take home and have a snack, second Friday of each month, 12:30 p.m., Chelsea Public Library.

•Young Writers’ Workshop. Writing assistance, time to share writing and have fun, open to all youth age nine and up, 3:30-4:30 p.m., Tunbridge Library, Route 110, across from the P.O. Info: 802-889-9404 or tunbridgelibrary@yahoo.com.

•Alcoholics Anonymous. 8 p.m., United Church of Christ, on the green, South Royalton. District 5 Hotline: 1-802-295-7611.

Ongoing Saturdays

•Zumba Class. First class free, 9:30 a.m, SHAPE Gym, VTC, Randolph Center. Info: zumbundancejoy@gmail.com.

•Alcoholics Anonymous. 6:30 p.m., Bethany Church, Main Street, Randolph. District 5 Hotline: 1-802-295-7611.

•Tai Chi and Qigong. Dropins and all levels welcome, 9-10 a.m., Vt. Independent School of the Arts, 7 Stars Center, Route 14, Sharon. Info: Catherine at 889-9410.

Ongoing Sundays

•Scrabble Group. Adults only, 1 p.m., bring your own board, Red Brick Church, Main Street, Randolph. Info: 728-8912.

•Alcoholics Anonymous. 9 a.m., downstairs conference room, Gifford hospital, Main Street, Randolph. District 5 Hotline: 1-802-295-7611.

•Alcoholics Anonymous. 7 p.m., Bethany Church, Main Street, Randolph. District 5 Hotline: 1-802-295-7611.

•Al-Anon Family Group. For friends and families of alcoholics, 5-6 p.m., Parish House, Tunbridge Church, Route 110, Tunbridge.

•Alcoholics Anonymous. 7 p.m., brick house across from White Church, Tunbridge. District 5 Hotline: 1-802-295-7611.

Ongoing Mondays

•Yoga Classes. All levels, led by Emily Harvey Dooley, NCMT, 9:30 a.m., and Vinyasa (Level 2) at 6 p.m., in the barn, Three Stallion Inn, Stock Farm Road, Randolph. Info: 728-6417.

•Zumba Class. First class free, 5 p.m, SHAPE Gym, VTC, Randolph Center. Info: zumbundancejoy@gmail.com.

•Cribbage and Bingo. 10:30- 11:30 a.m., Randolph Senior Center, Hale St. Info: 728-9324.

•Randolph Food Shelf. Open 3-5 p.m., 12 Prince Street, Randolph. Info: 431-0144.

•Alcoholics Anonymous. 7 p.m., St. John’s Episcopal Church, Summer Street, Randolph. District 5 Hotline: 1-802-295-7611.

•Pickleball. Equipment not needed, 6-7 p.m., Brookfield Elementary School. Info: 728-5433.

•Zumba Class. 6-7 p.m., Spice Studio, South Main Street, Rochester. Info: 802-917-3061.

•Bethel Food Shelf. Open noon-2 p.m., basement of White Church, Route 12 (Church Street), Bethel. Info: 234-9988.

•Continuing Yoga. 9-10:30 a.m. and 6-7:30 p.m., VTISA, Seven Stars Center, Route 14, Sharon. Info: Rose Loving at 802- 763-7434 or loving@sover.net.

•Gentle Yoga with Linda. Offered by SafeArt, 9:15-10:15 a.m., Altus Healing Arts, Mascoma Bank Bldg., Route 110, Chelsea. Info: 685-3138.

•Story Time. 10 a.m., Chelsea Public Library.

•Spirited Improv. Dance to live music, 6:30 p.m., Chelsea Town Hall. Call 685-3138 if planning to attend.

•Green Mountain Cloggers. Non-profit group, clogging and Irish step lessons, new dancers (all ages) welcome, 6-8 p.m., Green Mountain Tavern, Barre. Info: 802-522-2935, or e-mail Green- MtnClogger@aol.com.

Ongoing Tuesdays

•Men’s Breakfast. All welcome to drop by for breakfast between 5:30-8 a.m., Green Mountain Gospel Chapel, Route 66 and Hebard Hill Road, Randolph. Info: 728-9793.

•Trap Shooting. Bring your shotgun and shells, and break some clays, each Tuesday until end of September, 6 p.m., Randolph Fish & Game Club, 549 Lefebvre Road Randolph. Info: 728-9998.

•Computer Drop-in Time. Get computer and technology questions answered, free, 3:30-6 p.m., Randolph Technical Career Center, Forest St., Randolph. Info: jessamyn@gmail.com.

•Mahjong. 10 a.m.-noon, Randolph Senior Center, Hale St. Info: 728-9324.

•Tai Chi for Arthritis and Fall Balance. Free, 9:45-10:30 a.m., Randolph Senior Center, Hale Street, Randolph. Info: 728- 9324.

•Chronic Conditions Support Group. Discussion and educational group for people with chronic illnesses, meets second Tuesday of each month, free, no registration required, 10:30-11:30 a.m., conference center, Gifford Medical Center, Randolph. Info: 728-7714.

•Randolph Food Shelf. Open 1-5 p.m., 12 Prince Street, Randolph. Info: 431-0144.

•Alcoholics Anonymous. 7 p.m., United Church, Main Street, Randolph. District 5 Hotline: 1-802-295-7611.

•Bookcrafting Open Studio. Taught by Donna Stepien, 1-3 p.m., White River Craft Center, Kimball House, Randolph Avenue, Randolph. Info: 781-710-6512 or donna@zloty-design.com.

•Children’s Ballet Classes. Pre-ballet at 4 p.m., beginner ballet at 5 p.m., Central Vermont Wellness Studio & Conference Center, Pleasant Street, Randolph. Info: icorbettrich@gmail.com.

•Adult Co-Ed Basketball. Pick-up games, 7-9 p.m., Randolph Elementary School. Info: 728-5433.

•Kickboxing. 6 p.m., Central Vermont Wellness Studio & Conference Center, Pleasant Street, Randolph. Info: icorbettrich@gmail.com.

•Free Preschool Playgroup. Sponsored by Orange County Parent Child Center, open to children birth to age five, 9:30-11:30 a.m., First Congregational Church, Brookfield. Info: 685-2264.

•Family History Center Open. Tuesdays, 6-8 p.m.; Thursdays, 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., and by appointment, free access to ancestry.com and other genealogy sites, get help with family history research, Dairy Hill, South Royalton, LDS Lane, chapel building. Info: 802-763-7784.

•Alcoholics Anonymous. 7 p.m., Oakes Bldg., Room 110, Vermont Law School, South Royalton. District 5 Hotline: 1-802- 295-7611.

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