June 15 – June 25, 2017

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Calendar / Jun. 15, 2017 8:42am EDT

Thursday, June 15

•Vermont’s Special Places. With Nature Conservancy’s Jon Binhammer, 7 p.m., Old Town Hall, Brookfield. Info: Linda Kelly lkellyvt@gmail.com or 276-3181.

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

•Feast and Field Farmers Market. Foods grown and raised within sight of the market, market from 4:30-7:30 p.m.; live music, 5:30-8 p.m.; campfire jam follows, everyone welcome to bring an instrument; 1544 Royalton Turnpike Road, Barnard. Info: hjorgensen31@gmail.com.

Friday, June 16

•Rochester Farmers Market. Produce, eggs, meat, crafts, and more, live music by Jimmy Goodwin, rain or shine, 3-6 p.m., on the park, Route 100, Rochester. Info: Beth at 767-4523.

•Movie Night. 1964 G-rated family movie about a magical London nanny, donations at the door support Pierce Hall Community Center, refreshments (including pizza) available, 7 p.m., Pierce Hall, Main Street, Rochester.

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

•Free Lecture. “Living in the ‘Kingdom of Heaven’ Right Here and Now,” with speaker Jose de Dios Mata, CSB, sponsored by First Church of Christ Scientist, complimentary supper, 6 p.m.; program 7-8 p.m.; Christ Church, 64 State Street, Montpelier. Info: 802-223-2477.

Saturday, June 17

•Randolph Farmers Market. Local produce, food, and crafts, live music, “Farmers Shed” activities, rain or shine, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Gifford green, Gifford Medical Center, Route 12, Randolph. Info: www.randolphfarmersmarket.com/about.html.

•Dip & Donate Supper. Ham, turkey, baked beans, salads, and more; 5-7 p.m., First Congregational Church, Randolph Center.

•Youth Fishing Derby. Free event sponsored by Rochester and Middlebury Ranger Districts of Green Mountain National Forest and Route 100 Lions Club, prizes awarded, registration begins 8 a.m.; fishing from 9-11 a.m.; Kings Pond, Bingo Road, Rochester. Info: Jeremy Mears at 767-4261, ext. 5514.

•Summer Storytime. Designed for children preK-grade 2, led by Courtney Bowen, free, 10 a.m., Rochester Public Library, Main Street, Rochester.

•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.

Monday, June 19

•Documentary Film Showing. “All of Me” film on eating disorders directed by Bess O’Brien, 7 p.m., Old Town Hall, Brookfield. Info: Linda Kelly lkellyvt@gmail.com or 276-3181.

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

•Red Cross Blood Drive. Walk-ins welcome, 10:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m., Vermont Law School, 164 Chelsea Street, South Royalton. To make an appointment, visit redcrossblood.org or call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767).

Tuesday, June 20

•Arts Bus Visit. Everyone welcome, 10 a.m.-noon, Kimball Library, Main Street, Randolph.

•BALE Anniversary Celebration. Dinner and celebration of all things local, 5:30 p.m., Wild Roots Restaurant, Route 14, Royalton. Reservations required at www.balevt.org.

Wednesday, June 21

•Grief Support Group. For those going through times of grief, facilitated by Dr. George Sweet, 6 p.m., Baptist Fellowship, 1051 Vt. Route 66, Randolph. Info: 728-5318.

•Fiber Art Meetup. Share fiber projects, ideas, and techniques over tea, 6 p.m., Tunbridge Public Library, across from the P.O., Route 110. Info: tunbridgelibrary@yahoo.com or 889-9404.

•Library Summer Reading Program. “Building a Better Earth,” with storyteller and musician Michael Caduto, free, 10-11 a.m., Royalton Memorial Library, 23 Alexander Place, South Royalton. Info: 763-7094 or librarian@royaltonlibrary.org.

Thursday, June 22

•Vermont Land Trust Event. Evening pasture walk at organic dairy farm, learn from farmers Brent and Regina Beidler about the importance of grazing, meet the cows, enjoy ice cream and refreshments, 7–8:30 p.m., Beidler Family Farm, 821 South Randolph Road, Randolph Center. Free, but registration required: visit vlt.org/ event/pasture-walk to sign up.

•Film Fest #1. “The Babushkas of Chernobyl,” 7 p.m., Old Town Hall, Brookfield. Info: Linda Kelly lkellyvt@gmail.com or 276-3181.

•Feast and Field Farmers Market. Foods grown and raised within sight of the market, market from 4:30-7:30 p.m.; live music, 5:30-8 p.m.; campfire jam follows, everyone welcome to bring an instrument; 1544 Royalton Turnpike Road, Barnard. Info: hjorgensen31@gmail.com.

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

•Royalton Memorial Library 100th Anniversary Celebration. During South Royalton Town Band concert, free, 7-9 p.m., on the green, South Royalton. Info: 763-7094 or librarian@royaltonlibrary.org.

•Parent and Child Sip ‘n’ Paint. Sponsored by Safe Art, follow step-by-step instructions to paint galactic night sky using sponges and splatter paint techniques, snacks provided, 5-7 p.m., Altus Healing Arts Center, 292 Vt. 110, Chelsea. Sign up at info@safeart.org or call 685-3138.

Friday, June 23

•Rochester Farmers Market. Produce, eggs, meat, crafts, and more, live music by Rob Gardner, rain or shine, 3-6 p.m., on the park, Route 100, Rochester. Info: Beth at 767-4523.

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

•Old Timers Fair. Oxen pull, 4-H demo, mini horse pull, book sale, bouncy house, white elephant sale, games, food, parade, auction, live music, benefit for First Congregational Church of Hanover, 5-10 p.m., Old Parade Ground, Hanover Center, N.H. Info: Dina Cutting at dinacutting@aol.com or 603-795-2224.

Saturday, June 24

•Randolph Farmers Market. Local produce, food, and crafts, live music by Tin Penny Band, “Farmers Shed” activities, rain or shine, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Gifford green, Gifford Medical Center, Route 12, Randolph. Info: www.randolphfarmersmarket.com/about.html.

•Sufficient Food for All Walk. Main fundraising event for Randolph Area Food Shelf, starts at Brookfield Elementary School, Ridge Road, rain or shine, registration begins 8 a.m. For more information, or to register online, visit www.randolphareafoodshelf.org. Info: Rachel DiStefano at distefano. rachel@gmail.com or (802) 279-2907.

•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.

•Old Timers Fair. Oxen pull, 4-H demo, mini horse pull, book sale, bouncy house, white elephant sale, games, food, parade, auction, live music, benefit for First Congregational Church of Hanover, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Old Parade Ground, Hanover Center, N.H. Info: Dina Cutting at dinacutting@aol.com or 603-795-2224.

Sunday, June 25

•Two-Part Bingo and Potluck Dinner. Kids at 4 p.m. and adults at 7 p.m., Old Town Hall, Brookfield. Info: Linda Kelly lkellyvt@gmail.com at 276-3181.

•Joan Hutton Landis Summer Reading Series. Robin McArthur and Annie Kim, doors open 5 p.m., reading starts 5:30 p.m., BigTown Gallery, Main Street, Rochester. Info: www.bigtowngallery.com or 802-349-0979.

•Butter-, Yogurt-, & Cheese- Making Class. Limited to 12 people, 1–4:30 p.m., Earthwise Farm and Forest, Bethel. For more information or to register: Lmccrory560@gmail.com or 802-234- 5524.

•Memorial Celebration of David Budbill’s Life & Work. Readings and musical performances of his work by many of his collaborators, including William Parker, Rusty DeWees, Erik Nielsen, actors and musicians from Lost Nation Theater, reception following, free admission, 3-5 p.m., Barre Opera House, Barre. Info: Andrea Stander at 802-522-3284.

Ongoing Mondays

•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, 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.

•Tai Chi with David Masera. Offered by SafeArt, 6-7 p.m., Altus Healing Arts, Mascoma Bank Bldg., Route 110, Chelsea. Info: 685-3138.

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

Ongoing Wednesdays

•Storytime. For ages 2-5, 10 a.m.-noon, Kimball Library, Main Street, Randolph.

•Lego Wednesday. Legos provided, all ages welcome, 2:30-4:30 p.m, Kimball Library, Main Street, Randolph.

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

•Argentine Tango Practica. Free, no partner necessary, smooth soled shoes recommended, fundamentals workshop, 8-8:30 p.m.; practica with coaching available, 8:30-9:30 p.m.; practica, 9:30- 10:30 p.m., Red Schoolhouse, South Randolph Road, Randolph Center. Info: znuite@vtc.edu or 802-461-7041.

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

•Video Art History Appreciation Class. 12:45-1:45 p.m., Randolph Senior Center, Hale St. Info: 728-9324.

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

•Weight Loss Support Group. Get help and support on weight loss journey, free, 6-7 p.m., Gifford Medical Center, conference center, South Main St., Randolph. No registration required.

•Chronic Conditions Support Group. Free discussion group for anyone with a chronic illness, 3-4 p.m., Gifford Medical Center, conference center, South Main St., Randolph. No registration required.

•Adult Co-ed Volleyball. Pick-up games, 7-9 p.m., Randolph Elem. School. Info: 234-6275.

•Bethel Food Shelf. Open 4-6 p.m., basement, White Church, Route 12 (Church Street), Bethel. Info: 234-9988.

•Yoga in Rochester. All levels welcome, 8:30-10:30 a.m. and 5:30-7 p.m., Spice Studio, South Main Street, 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 a.m., United Church on the Green, South Royalton. Info: 685-2264.

•Whist Party. 1 p.m., Chelsea Grange Hall.

•Storytime with Esther. Geared towards children 3-8, but all ages welcome, 3 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.

•Japanese Calligraphy and Brush Painting. All levels welcome, ages 10 and older, 3:30-4:30 p.m., Vt. Independent School of the Arts, 7 Stars Center, Rte. 14, Sharon. Call Ginger at 617-686- 6433 to register, drop-ins welcome.

•Valley Chordswomen’s Barbershop Chorus. Rehearsal, 6:30-9 p.m., Greater Hartford Congregational Church, Route 14, Hartford. Info: Joan Solger at 802-333-4577.

Ongoing Thursdays

•Free Preschool Playgroup. Sponsored by Orange County Parent Child Center, open to children birth to age five, 9:30-11:30 a.m., White River Craft Center, Randolph Avenue, Randolph. Info: 685-2264.

•All-Recovery Support Group. Compassionate, non-judgmental environment to support recovery from any addiction through any pathway, 7 p.m., Bethany House, 32 Main Street, Randolph. Info: Ray of the Vermont Recovery Network at 802-338-6927.

•Beginning Yoga Class. Led by Sylvie Desautels, 8:30-10 a.m., Chandler Music Hall, Main Street, Randolph. Info: sylvidesautels@gmail.com or 802-498-8439.

•Yoga Class. Level 2, led by Emily Harvey Dooley, NCMT, 4:30 p.m. in the barn, Three Stallion Inn, Stock Farm Road, Randolph. Info: 728-6417.

•Randolph Food Shelf. Open 5-7 p.m., 12 Prince Street, Randolph. Info: 431-0144.

•FIRST Robotics Team 885 Open Shop Night. 6-9 p.m., Catamount Center (old Vermont Pure building), Route 66, just off I-89, Randolph. Info: Charlie Zani at 276-3224.

•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.

•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 0-2, 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.

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