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July 30 Wednesday

Wagon Ride Wednesdays in Woodstock: 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Billings Farm & Museum, 69 Old River Road. Explore Vermont's rural heritage with horse-drawn wagon rides from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Free with admission each Wednesday through Sept. 24 ^ $4-$14, under 2 free. Open daily 10 a.m.-5 p.m. 802-457-2355.


Technology Workshop in Lebanon: 1:30-3:30 p.m., Aging Resource Center, 46 Centerra Parkway. Get help with technology questions from Hanover High School students. Free. 603-653-3460.


Family Music in Etna: 3-4 p.m., Etna Library, 130 Etna Road. Melinda Ricker will lead a singalong and playalong program. Participants may bring their own instruments and song suggestions. For all ages. Free. 603-643-3116.


Pokemon in Lebanon: 3:30-5:30 p.m. Black Moon Games, 2 Mascoma St. Play Pokemon card game. Cards available. For all ages. Free. 603-632-5820.


Stuffed Animal Repair in Windsor: 6-8 p.m., Windsor Public Library, 43 State St. Sue Spears, stuffed animal repair specialist, will fix up stuffed friends. Free. 802-674-2556.


Children's Events -- July 30

Play Group in South Royalton: 9:30-11 a.m., United Church, North Main Street. For children of all ages. Free. 802-685-2264.


Story Time in Quechee: 10 a.m., Quechee Library, 1957 Quechee Main St. Free. 802-295-1232.


Summer Reading Program in South Royalton: 10 a.m., Memorial Library, 23 Alexander Place. Joe Dezan, Radio Shack manager at Welch's True Value, discusses "How it Works." For ages 9-13. Free. 802-763-7094.


Game Day for Kids in Hartland: 10:30 a.m., Hartland Public Library, 153 Route 5. Computer, Wii and board games for ages 10 and up. Free. 802-436-2473.


Preschool Story Time in Windsor: 10:30 a.m., Windsor Public Library, 43 State St. Stories, songs and crafts for children up to age 5 with parent or caregiver. Free. 802-674-2556.


Toddler and Preschool Stories in Newport: 10:30 and 11 a.m., Richards Free Library, 58 N. Main St. For children up to age 3. Free. 603-863-3430.


Trashcan Band in Hanover: 10:30-11:15 a.m., Richmond Middle School, 63 Lyme Road. Learn to make music using everyday objects. For ages 3 and up. Free. 603-640-3254.


Word Play in Norwich: 10:30-11 a.m., Norwich Public Library, 368 Main St. Songs and stories for children from infancy to age 3 with caregivers. Free. 802-649-1184.


Stories in the Park in Lebanon: Noon-12:45 p.m., Colburn Park, downtown. BYO lunch and listen to stories read aloud by a new guest speaker each week. Free. Sponsored by Lebanon Recreation. 603-448-5121.


Role-Playing Games for Teens in Windsor: 5:30-7:30 p.m., Windsor Public Library, 43 State St. Fantasy tabletop game instruction. Free. 802-674-2556.


Summer Reading Program in Sunapee: 6-7 p.m., Abbott Library, 9 Lower Main St. Science program topic is "Mini Beasts and Micro Mysteries." Open to all ages. Free. 603-763-5513.


Fizz Boom Read Movie Series in Post Mills: 6:30 p.m., Peabody Library, 7922 Route 113. All movies rated G or PG. Includes popcorn. Free. 802-785-4031.


Community Meals -- July 30

Listen Dinner in White River Junction: 5 p.m., River Point Plaza, 44 Maple St. Free. 603-398-2780.


Dances -- July 30

Waltzing in Thetford Center: 7-9 p.m., Rice Mills Community Center, Route 132 and Tucker Hill Road. Practice and informal instruction in social and cross step waltz. All ages welcome. Bring water and clean soft-soled shoes ^ $5. 802-333-3834.


Farmers Markets -- July 30

Hanover Farmers Market: 3-6 p.m., on the Green, free parking on Wheelock and College streets. Market includes live music and children's crafts. 802-299-9707.


Market on the Green in Woodstock: 3-6 p.m., downtown. 802-457-3555.


Flea Markets/Yard Sales -- July 30

Lyme Bargain Barn: 1:30-4:30 p.m., Congregational Church, 1 Dorchester Road. Used clothing, household items, linens and toys. Sponsored by Women's Fellowship Philanthropies. 603-795-2850.


Health -- July 30

Blood Drive in Lebanon: Noon-5 p.m., Alice Peck Day Memorial Hospital, 10 Alice Peck Day Drive. 800-733-2767.


Lectures -- July 30

Middle East Lecture in Hanover: 9 a.m.-noon, Spaulding Auditorium at Hopkins Center, 2 E. Wheelock St. Michele Flournoy, former U.S. undersecretary of defense for policy, discusses "Nuclear Proliferation: Causes, Consequences and Courses of Action" and Ronald Kiener, a Trinity professor, discusses "America's Middle East Century: How Did We Do?" ^ $25. 603-646-0154.


Meditation -- July 30

Mindfulness in the Museum in Hanover: 5:30-6:30 p.m., Hood Museum of Art, 6 E. Wheelock St. A collaboration with the Shambala Center to experience being mindful and present to experience the full richness of the galleries. Free. 802-484-7235.


Ongoing -- July 30

American Precision Museum in Windsor: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 196 Main St. Collection of historically significant machine tools ^ $5-$8, family $20. Free on Sunday. 802-674-5781.


Bradford, Vt., Historical Society Museum: 10 a.m.-noon Friday, Academy Building, 172 Main St. Current exhibit is "Bradford's Artists and Artisans: Past and Present." Free. 802-222-4423.


Saint-Gaudens National Historic Site in Cornish: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. daily, Route 12A. Sculpture, gardens and tours of Aspet House on a 25-acre park ^ $5, under 16 free. 603-675-2175.


Enfield Shaker Museum: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday; noon-4 p.m. Sunday, 447 Route 4A. Guided tours Sunday, Monday, Friday and Saturday ^ $8 or $12, under 10 free. 603-632-4346.


Billings Farm & Museum in Woodstock: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 69 Old River Road. Exhibits and activities explore Vermont's rural heritage ^ $4 to $14, under 2 free. 802-457-2355.


Dana House Museum in Woodstock: 1-5 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday; 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday, through Oct. 19, 26 Elm St. Antique furniture and toys, fine art, textiles, silver and photographs ^ Donation. 802-457-1822.


Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller National Historic Park in Woodstock: 10 a.m.-5 p.m., daily, 54 Elm St. Trails, gardens and a mansion at Vermont's only national park. Guided tours ^ $4 or $8, under 15 free. Reservations available. Walk the grounds for free. 802-457-3368.


AVA Gallery and Art Center in Lebanon: 11 Bank St. Art exhibitions on display 11 a.m.-5 p.m., Tuesday-Saturday; 11 a.m.-7 p.m., Thursday. Carter Factory historic display, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Monday-Saturday; 11 a.m.-7 p.m., Thursday and green building tours by appointment. Free. 603-448-3117.


Justin Morrill Homestead in Strafford: Wednesday-Sunday, 11 a.m.-5 p.m., 214 Justin Morrill Highway. Exhibits include a Gothic Revival home, formal gardens, art and walking trail ^ $6. 802-765-4288.


Hartford Historical Society Museum: 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Monday-Friday, Garipay House, 1461 Maple St. Tours and exhibits including Coach "B's" (Phil Bouthillier's) History of Hartford Hockey and the Abenaki tribes. Free. 802-296-3132.


Joseph Smith Birthplace Memorial in South Royalton: 9 a.m.-7 p.m. Monday-Saturday; 1:30-7 p.m. Sunday, 357 LDS Lane. Memorial includes historic artifacts, films, sculptures and hiking paths. Free. 802-763-7742.


Claremont History Museum: 1-4 p.m., Saturdays; 5-7:30 p.m. first Fridays, 26 Mulberry St. Exhibit theme is "Glimpses of 250 Years in Claremont History" ^ $1. 603 543-1400.


Lyme Center Academy Museum: 9 a.m.-noon, Tuesdays, 183 Dorchester Road. Historic school displays artifacts of Lyme history. Also open by appointment. Free. Sponsored by Lyme Historians. 603-795-2508.


Grafton Historical Society Museum: 2-4 p.m., Sundays, 11 Library Road. Exhibits include Boston Post Cane, American Legion and tramp house. Free. 603-523-7084.


Montshire Museum of Science in Norwich: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 1 Montshire Road. Current exhibit is "A T. Rex Named Sue" ^ $16 or $13, under 2 free. 802-649-2200.


Webster Cottage Museum in Hanover: 2:30-4:30 p.m., Wednesdays and Saturdays, 32 N. Main St. Explore the furnishings of early New England and the life of Daniel Webster. Free. 603-643-6529.


Nativity Exhibits in Enfield: 10:30 a.m.-4 p.m. through Nov. 4, La Salette Shrine, 410 Route 4A. Hundreds of exhibits from more than 50 countries. Free. 603-632-7087.


Newport Historical Society Museum: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Sundays, 1837 Nettleton House, 20 Central St. Changing displays of historical items, photographs and documents. Free. 603-863-1294.


Norwich Historical Society: 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Wednesday and Thursday; 10 a.m.-noon, Saturday, 277 Main St. Current exhibit is "Cycles of Change: Farming in Norwich." Free. 802-649-0124.


Vermont Institute of Natural Science in Quechee: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 6565 Woodstock Road. Trails, exhibits, live bird programs and animal feeding times ^ $11-$13, under 3 free. 802-359-5000.


Outdoors -- July 30

Ultimate Frisbee in White River Junction: 5:30 p.m.-dark, Watson Park, 1120 Maple St. Pickup games for players 15 and older ^ $2. Sponsored by Hartford Parks and Recreation. 802-295-5036.


Performances -- July 30

Over the Pub in New London: 2 and 7:30 p.m., New London Barn Playhouse, 84 Main St. A look at the life of a family in the 1960s in Ireland ^ $19-$40. 603-526-4444.


Senior Centers -- July 30

Orange East Center in Bradford, Vt.: Tai chi, 8-9 a.m. ^ Donation. Lunch at noon ^ $3 or $5. 176 Waits River Road. 802-222-4782.


Chapin Center in New London: Walk at Proctor Academy, 8:30 a.m. Duplicate bridge, 9:15 a.m. Hand and foot card game, 1 p.m. Tai chi at Presbyterian Church, 2:30 p.m. 37 Pleasant St. 603-526-6368.


Greater Randolph Center: Lift for life, 8:30 a.m. Cards, 10 a.m. Crafts, 10:30 a.m. Lunch at noon ^ $4 or $5. Classical music concert, 1 p.m. 6 Hale St. 802-728-9324.


Horse Meadow Center in North Haverhill: Breakfast, 8:30-10 a.m. Computer boot camp, 10 a.m. Lunch at noon ^ $3 or $6. Bingo, 1 p.m. 91 Horse Meadow Road. 603-787-2539.


Bugbee Center in White River Junction: Poetry, 10 a.m. Lunch at noon ^ $4 or $5. 262 N. Main St. 802-295-9068.


Thompson Center in Woodstock: Chair massage, 10 a.m.-noon. Handwork circle, bingo, 10:30 a.m. Community care coordinator, 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m. French table, lunch at noon ^ $5 or $7. 99 Senior Lane. 802-457-3277.


Mascoma Area Center in Canaan: Lunch at noon ^ $3 and $7. 1166 Route 4. Bingo, birthday celebration, 12:30 p.m. 603-523-4333.


July 31 Thursday

Junior Ranger Program in Woodstock: 2:30-4 p.m., Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller National Historic Park, 54 Elm St. Children age 6-12 join a park ranger for a hands-on program. Registration suggested. Free. 802-457-3368.


Tie-Dye in Newport: 3:30 p.m., Richards Free Library, 58 N. Main St. Bring something cotton to tie-dye. Free. 603-863-3430.


Soldiers Memorial Building Opening in Lebanon: 4-7 p.m., Soldiers Memorial Building, Main Street. Free. 603-448-2758.


Bingo in Claremont: Doors open at 4:30 p.m., games start at 6:30 p.m., Senior Center, 5 Acer Heights Road. Sponsored by the Ladies Auxiliary of the Croydon Volunteer Fire Department. Food and drinks available. Free. Age 18 and over. 603-863-4732.


Auction Drop Off and Pick Up in Canaan: 6-8 p.m., Canaan Fire Station, 62 Route 118. Drop off auction items for the Canaan Firefighters Association annual auction. Free. 603-523-4850.


Cribbage in Norwich: 6:30 p.m., American Legion, 228 Beaver Meadow Road ^ $5 per person. No partner required. 802-299-0395.


Children's Events -- July 31

Story Hour in Hartford: 10-11 a.m., Hartford Library, 1587 Maple St. For children with caregivers each Thursday. Free. 802-296-2568.


Story Stop in Hanover: 10:30-11:30 a.m., Howe Library, 13 South St. Stories and songs followed by open art time for children ages 2-6. Free. 603-643-4120.


Summer Performances for Kids in Newport: 10:30 a.m., Richards Free Library, 58 N. Main St. Performances take place on side lawn. Free. 603-863-3430.


Thursdays in the Park in Lebanon: Noon, Colburn Park, downtown. Children's theater with Little Red Wagon from the University of New Hampshire. BYO lunch. Free. 603-448-5121.


Legos at the Library in Hanover: 1:30-3 p.m., Howe Library, 13 South St. Drop-in program for children age 4 and older. Free. 603-643-4120.


Community Meals -- July 31

Listen Community Dinner in White River Junction: 5 p.m., River Point Plaza, 44 Maple St. Free. 603-398-2780.


Hand in Hand Dinner in Woodstock: 5-7 p.m., North Universalist Chapel Society, 7 Church St. A weekly meal for people interested in sustainable local growth ^ Donation. 802-299-1777.


Farmers Markets -- July 31

Claremont Farmers and Arts Market: 4-7 p.m., Broad Street Park, downtown. Local produce, meats, prepared foods, arts and crafts. Free. 802-738-0022.


Lebanon Farmers Market: 4-7 p.m., Colburn Park, downtown. Free. 603-448-5121.


Health -- July 31

Healing Center in Hartford: 7-9 p.m., Healing Rooms and Wellness Center of Central Vermont, 1615 Maple St. Clinic for healing, wellness, prayer and meditation. Free. 802-295-5654.


Lectures -- July 31

Fracking Talk in South Royalton: Noon-1 p.m., Vermont Law School, 164 Chelsea St. Kevin Begos, The Associated Press, discusses "Fracking, Case Law and Marcellus Shale Communities." Free. 802-831-1371.


Jewish History Lecture in Hanover: Noon, L01 Carson Hall, Dartmouth College. Professor Michael McGillen discusses "Beneath the Surface of the Scar: Erich Auberbach on Hebraic Style and German-Jewish History." Free. 603-646-0475.


"The New Jim Crow" in Lebanon: 5-7 p.m., Lebanon College, 15 Hanover St., on the pedestrian mall. Lebanon College student Mariana Marcano gives talk on the criminal justice system. Free. 603-448-2445.


Author Readings in Canaan: 7:30 p.m., Meetinghouse, Canaan Street. Abigail Carroll will read from her book Three Squares: The Invention of the American Meal and Pulitzer Prize-winning author Paul Harding will read from his novel Enon. Free. 603-523-9650.


Meditation -- July 31

Insight Meditation in Lebanon: 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m., 14 Green St., in the barn behind the house. Meditation followed by discussion. Instruction available ^ Donation. 603-675-2819.


Meditation in White River Junction: Noon-1 p.m., Shambhala Center, 158 S. Main St. Open meditation with instruction available. Free. 802-484-7235.


Ongoing -- July 31

American Precision Museum in Windsor: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 196 Main St. Collection of historically significant machine tools ^ $5-$8, family $20. Free on Sunday. 802-674-5781.


Bradford, Vt., Historical Society Museum: 10 a.m.-noon Friday, Academy Building, 172 Main St. Current exhibit is "Bradford's Artists and Artisans: Past and Present." Free. 802-222-4423.


Saint-Gaudens National Historic Site in Cornish: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. daily, Route 12A. Sculpture, gardens and tours of Aspet House on a 25-acre park ^ $5, under 16 free. 603-675-2175.


Enfield Shaker Museum: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday; noon-4 p.m. Sunday, 447 Route 4A. Guided tours Sunday, Monday, Friday and Saturday ^ $8 or $12, under 10 free. 603-632-4346.


Billings Farm & Museum in Woodstock: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 69 Old River Road. Exhibits and activities explore Vermont's rural heritage ^ $4 to $14, under 2 free. 802-457-2355.


Dana House Museum in Woodstock: 1-5 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday; 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday, through Oct. 19, 26 Elm St. Antique furniture and toys, fine art, textiles, silver and photographs ^ Donation. 802-457-1822.


Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller National Historic Park in Woodstock: 10 a.m.-5 p.m., daily, 54 Elm St. Trails, gardens and a mansion at Vermont's only national park. Guided tours ^ $4 or $8, under 15 free. Reservations available. Walk the grounds for free. 802-457-3368.


AVA Gallery and Art Center in Lebanon: 11 Bank St. Art exhibitions on display 11 a.m.-5 p.m., Tuesday-Saturday; 11 a.m.-7 p.m., Thursday. Carter Factory historic display, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Monday-Saturday; 11 a.m.-7 p.m., Thursday and green building tours by appointment. Free. 603-448-3117.


Justin Morrill Homestead in Strafford: Wednesday-Sunday, 11 a.m.-5 p.m., 214 Justin Morrill Highway. Exhibits include a Gothic Revival home, formal gardens, art and walking trail ^ $6. 802-765-4288.


Hartford Historical Society Museum: 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Monday-Friday, Garipay House, 1461 Maple St. Tours and exhibits including Coach "B's" (Phil Bouthillier's) History of Hartford Hockey and the Abenaki tribes. Free. 802-296-3132.


Joseph Smith Birthplace Memorial in South Royalton: 9 a.m.-7 p.m. Monday-Saturday; 1:30-7 p.m. Sunday, 357 LDS Lane. Memorial includes historic artifacts, films, sculptures and hiking paths. Free. 802-763-7742.


Claremont History Museum: 1-4 p.m., Saturdays; 5-7:30 p.m. first Fridays, 26 Mulberry St. Exhibit theme is "Glimpses of 250 Years in Claremont History" ^ $1. 603 543-1400.


Lyme Center Academy Museum: 9 a.m.-noon, Tuesdays, 183 Dorchester Road. Historic school displays artifacts of Lyme history. Also open by appointment. Free. Sponsored by Lyme Historians. 603-795-2508.


Grafton Historical Society Museum: 2-4 p.m., Sundays, 11 Library Road. Exhibits include Boston Post Cane, American Legion and tramp house. Free. 603-523-7084.


Montshire Museum of Science in Norwich: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 1 Montshire Road. Current exhibit is "A T. Rex Named Sue" ^ $16 or $13, under 2 free. 802-649-2200.


Webster Cottage Museum in Hanover: 2:30-4:30 p.m., Wednesdays and Saturdays, 32 N. Main St. Explore the furnishings of early New England and the life of Daniel Webster. Free. 603-643-6529.


Nativity Exhibits in Enfield: 10:30 a.m.-4 p.m. through Nov. 4, La Salette Shrine, 410 Route 4A. Hundreds of exhibits from more than 50 countries. Free. 603-632-7087.


Newport Historical Society Museum: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Sundays, 1837 Nettleton House, 20 Central St. Changing displays of historical items, photographs and documents. Free. 603-863-1294.


Norwich Historical Society: 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Wednesday and Thursday; 10 a.m.-noon, Saturday, 277 Main St. Current exhibit is "Cycles of Change: Farming in Norwich." Free. 802-649-0124.


Vermont Institute of Natural Science in Quechee: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 6565 Woodstock Road. Trails, exhibits, live bird programs and animal feeding times ^ $11-$13, under 3 free. 802-359-5000.


Performances -- July 31

The Michele Fay Band in Woodstock: Noon, Village Green. An acoustic quartet that plays original and roots music. Part of Pentangle Arts Council brown bag concert series ^ Donations. 802-457-3981.


Jesse Terry in Quechee: 6:30 p.m., 70 Village Green. An evening of folk and rock music. Sponsored by Hartford Recreation. Free. 802-295-5036.


Cantabile Women's Chorus Summer Sing in Hanover: 7 p.m., Black Senior Center, 48 Lebanon St. Includes refreshments. Reservations suggested. Free. 603-276-0601.


Front Porch Concert Series in Lebanon: 7 p.m., Colburn Park, downtown. Program features dueling pianos. Free. 603-448-5121.


Over the Pub in New London: 7:30 p.m., New London Barn Playhouse, 84 Main St. A look at the life of a family in the 1960s in Ireland ^ $19-$40. 603-526-4444.


Town Band in South Royalton: 7:30 p.m., town green, Chelsea Street. Music includes marches, jazz, Dixieland and waltzes. Bring blankets and lawn chairs. Rain location is elementary school on South Windsor Street. Free. 802-234-6400.


Community Band in Claremont: 8-9 p.m., Broad Street Park. Claremont American Band plays marches and popular tunes from days gone by. Rain cancels the show. Free. 603-863-2826.


Senior Centers -- July 31

Chapin Center in New London: Walk at Proctor Academy, 8:30 a.m. Bike group, call for times. Contract bridge, 9:30 a.m. 37 Pleasant St. 603-526-6368.


Greater Randolph Center: Lift for life, 8:30 a.m. Wii games, cards, 9 a.m. Knit wits, 10 a.m. Lunch at noon ^ $4 or $5. 6 Hale St. 802-728-9324.


Mascoma Area Center in Canaan: Bone builders, 8:30 a.m. Lunch at noon ^ $3 and $7. 1166 Route 4. 603-523-4333.


Black Center in Hanover: Exercise, 9 a.m. Coffee break, 10 a.m. Bridge, 1:30 p.m. R.W. Black Community Center, 48 Lebanon St. 603-643-5531.


Bugbee Center in White River Junction: Quilting, 9 a.m. Lunch at noon ^ $4 or $5. Zumba, 1:15 p.m. 262 N. Main St. 802-295-9068.


Orange East Center in Bradford, Vt.: Exercise, 9 a.m. Lunch at noon ^ $3 or $5. 176 Waits River Road. 802-222-4782.


Upper Valley Center in Lebanon: Quilting, chair exercise, 9 a.m. Walking club, 9:30 and 10:30 a.m. Lunch at noon ^ $3 or $7.50. Bingo for baubles, bus to West Lebanon, 1 p.m. 10 Campbell St. 603-448-4213.


August 1 Friday

Food Ways Fridays at Billings Farm & Museum in Woodstock: 10 a.m.-5 p.m., 69 Old River Road. Use heirloom herbs and vegetables in historic recipes. Free with admission each Friday through Oct. 17 ^ $4-$14, under 2 free. 802-457-2355.


Quilt Exhibition in Woodstock: 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Billings Farm & Museum, 69 Old River Road. A juried exhibit of quilts made exclusively in Windsor County. Includes demonstrations, programs and activities for adults and children. Exhibit continues until Sept. 21 ^ $4 to $14, under 2 free. 802-457-2355.


Gallery Night in New London: 5-7 p.m. Exhibits and receptions for various artists at several locations in New London. Free. Sponsored by Center for the Arts. 603-526-4444.


Vacation Bible School in East Thetford: 5-8 p.m., Baptist Church, 97 Church St. Bible studies for children in preschool to grade 6 include games, singing and crafts. Free. 585-698-5979.


Art Reception in White River Junction: 6-8 p.m., Two Rivers Printmaking Studio, 85 N. Main St., Suite 160. Exhibit is "Theme and Variation: Prints by Carol Lippman." Exhibit continues through Aug. 30. Free. 802-295-5901.


Community Yoga Class in White River Junction: 6-7 p.m., Upper Valley Yoga, 58 N. Main St. Open to all levels. Bring a mat if you have one. Free. 802-785-4052.


Astronomical Observing in Hanover: 9:30-11 p.m., Shattuck Observatory, Observatory Road, off Wheelock Street. View the moon, planets and stars through the Dartmouth College telescope, weather permitting. Call to confirm. Free. 603-646-9100.


Bazaars/Fairs -- August 1

Canaan Old Home Days: Lobster and chicken barbecue, 5-7 p.m. Classic car cruise, 6-8 p.m. Firemen's auction, 6 p.m., fire station on Route 118. Other events take place around the town common, Route 4. 603-523-7712.


Children's Events -- August 1

Lunch at the Library in Norwich: 11 a.m.-2 p.m., Norwich Public Library, 368 Main St. Stories and songs for children age 3 and older with caregivers. BYO lunch and make a craft. Free. 802-649-1184.


Summer Reading Program Finale in Newport: 2 p.m., Richards Free Library, 58 N. Main St. Includes raffle items and ice cream. Free. 603-863-3430.


Story Time in Newport: 4 p.m., The Common. Takes place during Newport Farmers Market. Free. 603-863-3430.


Story Time in Thetford: 4 p.m., Thetford Hill green. Stories for children during Thetford Farmers Market. Free. 802-785-4031.


Community Meals -- August 1

Listen Community Dinner in White River Junction: 5 p.m., River Point Plaza, 44 Maple St. Free. 603-398-2780.


Community Dinner in Hanover: 5-6 p.m., Our Savior Lutheran Church, 5 Summer St. Served by Dartmouth Students Fighting Hunger. Free. 603-643-3703.


Dances -- August 1

Lindy Hop in Thetford Center: 7-9:30 p.m., Rice Mills Community Center, Route 132 and Tucker Hill Road. Practice and informal instruction in lindy hop. All ages welcome. Bring water and clean soft-soled shoes ^ $3-$5. 802-333-3834.


Farmers Markets -- August 1

Chelsea Farmers Market: 3-6 p.m., North Common, Route 110. Free admission. 802-685-9987.


Film -- August 1

Finding Vivian Maier in Hanover: 7 p.m., Loew Auditorium, Visual Arts Center, 22 Lebanon St. A documentary about a brilliant photographer who hid in plain sight for decades ^ $5 or $8. 603-646-2422.


Judy Garland Film Series in Hartland: 7 p.m., Hartland Library, 153 Route 5. Free. Call for title. 802-436-2473.


Flea Markets/Yard Sales -- August 1

Lyme Bargain Barn: 1:30-4:30 p.m., Congregational Church, 1 Dorchester Road. Used clothing, household items, linens and toys. Sponsored by Women's Fellowship Philanthropies. 603-795-2850.


Lectures -- August 1

Immigration Talk in Woodstock: 6-7 p.m., Congregation Shir Shalom, 493 Woodstock Road, Route 4. Rev. Daniel Jantos, minister of the Woodstock North Universalist Chapel Society, discusses religious traditions in regard to immigration. Free. 802-457-4840.


Ongoing -- August 1

American Precision Museum in Windsor: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 196 Main St. Collection of historically significant machine tools ^ $5-$8, family $20. Free on Sunday. 802-674-5781.


Bradford, Vt., Historical Society Museum: 10 a.m.-noon Friday, Academy Building, 172 Main St. Current exhibit is "Bradford's Artists and Artisans: Past and Present." Free. 802-222-4423.


Saint-Gaudens National Historic Site in Cornish: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. daily, Route 12A. Sculpture, gardens and tours of Aspet House on a 25-acre park ^ $5, under 16 free. 603-675-2175.


Enfield Shaker Museum: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday; noon-4 p.m. Sunday, 447 Route 4A. Guided tours Sunday, Monday, Friday and Saturday ^ $8 or $12, under 10 free. 603-632-4346.


Billings Farm & Museum in Woodstock: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 69 Old River Road. Exhibits and activities explore Vermont's rural heritage ^ $4 to $14, under 2 free. 802-457-2355.


Dana House Museum in Woodstock: 1-5 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday; 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday, through Oct. 19, 26 Elm St. Antique furniture and toys, fine art, textiles, silver and photographs ^ Donation. 802-457-1822.


Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller National Historic Park in Woodstock: 10 a.m.-5 p.m., daily, 54 Elm St. Trails, gardens and a mansion at Vermont's only national park. Guided tours ^ $4 or $8, under 15 free. Reservations available. Walk the grounds for free. 802-457-3368.


AVA Gallery and Art Center in Lebanon: 11 Bank St. Art exhibitions on display 11 a.m.-5 p.m., Tuesday-Saturday; 11 a.m.-7 p.m., Thursday. Carter Factory historic display, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Monday-Saturday; 11 a.m.-7 p.m., Thursday and green building tours by appointment. Free. 603-448-3117.


Justin Morrill Homestead in Strafford: Wednesday-Sunday, 11 a.m.-5 p.m., 214 Justin Morrill Highway. Exhibits include a Gothic Revival home, formal gardens, art and walking trail ^ $6. 802-765-4288.


Hartford Historical Society Museum: 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Monday-Friday, Garipay House, 1461 Maple St. Tours and exhibits including Coach "B's" (Phil Bouthillier's) History of Hartford Hockey and the Abenaki tribes. Free. 802-296-3132.


Joseph Smith Birthplace Memorial in South Royalton: 9 a.m.-7 p.m. Monday-Saturday; 1:30-7 p.m. Sunday, 357 LDS Lane. Memorial includes historic artifacts, films, sculptures and hiking paths. Free. 802-763-7742.


Claremont History Museum: 1-4 p.m., Saturdays; 5-7:30 p.m. first Fridays, 26 Mulberry St. Exhibit theme is "Glimpses of 250 Years in Claremont History" ^ $1. 603 543-1400.


Lyme Center Academy Museum: 9 a.m.-noon, Tuesdays, 183 Dorchester Road. Historic school displays artifacts of Lyme history. Also open by appointment. Free. Sponsored by Lyme Historians. 603-795-2508.


Grafton Historical Society Museum: 2-4 p.m., Sundays, 11 Library Road. Exhibits include Boston Post Cane, American Legion and tramp house. Free. 603-523-7084.


Montshire Museum of Science in Norwich: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 1 Montshire Road. Current exhibit is "A T. Rex Named Sue" ^ $16 or $13, under 2 free. 802-649-2200.


Webster Cottage Museum in Hanover: 2:30-4:30 p.m., Wednesdays and Saturdays, 32 N. Main St. Explore the furnishings of early New England and the life of Daniel Webster. Free. 603-643-6529.


Nativity Exhibits in Enfield: 10:30 a.m.-4 p.m. through Nov. 4, La Salette Shrine, 410 Route 4A. Hundreds of exhibits from more than 50 countries. Free. 603-632-7087.


Newport Historical Society Museum: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Sundays, 1837 Nettleton House, 20 Central St. Changing displays of historical items, photographs and documents. Free. 603-863-1294.


Norwich Historical Society: 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Wednesday and Thursday; 10 a.m.-noon, Saturday, 277 Main St. Current exhibit is "Cycles of Change: Farming in Norwich." Free. 802-649-0124.


Vermont Institute of Natural Science in Quechee: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 6565 Woodstock Road. Trails, exhibits, live bird programs and animal feeding times ^ $11-$13, under 3 free. 802-359-5000.


Performances -- August 1

Quechee Grand Finale Music Festival in Quechee: 7-9 p.m., Quechee Club, 3268 Quechee Main St. Features Quechee's Got Talent performers along with other acts during the final event of the Quechee Summer Music Festival. Includes fireworks ^ $10 or $30, under 12 free. Proceeds benefit WISE. 802-295-9356.


Firehouse 6 Dixieland Band in Charlestown: 6:30-8 p.m., Senior Center, 223 Old Springfield Road. Concert held rain or shine. Refreshments available. Free. 603-826-5987.


Juke Joynt in White River Junction: 6:30 p.m., Lyman Point Park, 167 Maple St. An evening of country rock music. Sponsored by Hartford Recreation. Free. 802-295-5036.


Dartmouth Gospel Choir and Dartmouth Idols in Quechee: 7-9:30 p.m., Quechee Club, 3268 Quechee Main St. Performance features variety of musical genres and "Got Talent" finalists ^ $10-$30. Proceeds benefit WISE. 802-299-2102.


Over the Pub in New London: 7:30 p.m., New London Barn Playhouse, 84 Main St. A look at the life of a family in the 1960s in Ireland ^ $19-$40. 603-526-4444.


Senior Centers -- August 1

Chapin Center in New London: Walk at Proctor Academy, 8:30 a.m. Women's group, 9 a.m. Chair exercise, 10:15 a.m. Blood pressure and glucose screenings, 10:30-11:30 a.m. Foot care by appointment, 12:30-3:30 p.m., ^ $25. Dementia caregiver support group, 1 p.m. 37 Pleasant St. 603-526-6368.


Upper Valley Center in Lebanon: Chair exercise, gift shop, 9 a.m. Community nurse, 10 a.m.-noon. Suite notes, 10 a.m. Lunch at noon ^ $3 or $7.50. Game day, 1 p.m. Zumba, 3:15 p.m. 10 Campbell St. 603-448-4213.


Bugbee Center in White River Junction: Tai chi, 9:30 and 10:40 a.m. Lunch at noon ^ $4 or $5. Book club, 12:45 p.m. Shopping, bingo, 1 p.m. 262 N. Main St. 802-295-9068.


Horse Meadow Center in North Haverhill: Bone builders, 9:30 a.m. Mahjongg, 10:30 a.m. Lunch at noon ^ $3 or $6. 91 Horse Meadow Road. 603-787-2539.


Thompson Center in Woodstock: Bingo, 10:30 a.m. German table, lunch at noon ^ $5 or $7. 99 Senior Lane. 802-457-3277.


August 2 Saturday

Annual Book and Bake Sale in Orford: 9 a.m.-noon, Orford Free Library, 2539 Route 25A. Books, movies and baked goods. Free admission. 603-353-4874.


Antique Engine Show in Quechee: 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Quechee Gorge Village, Route 4. Features display of working antique engines, tractors, hay press and other equipment. Free. 802-485-8224.


Vacation Bible School in East Thetford: 9 a.m.-noon, Baptist Church, 97 Church St. Bible studies for children in preschool to grade 6 include games, singing and crafts. Free. 585-698-5979.


Italian Conversation Club in Enfield: 10 a.m., Mickey's Roadside Cafe, 330 Route 4. Conversation and cultural enrichment for all ability levels. Free. 603-632-5026.


Tai Chi in Woodstock: 10-11 a.m., Norman Williams Public Library, 10 The Green. Exercise instruction takes place on the library's front lawn; rain location, library mezzanine. Free. 802-457-2877.


Incredible Insect Festival in Quechee: 10:30 a.m.-5 p.m., Vermont Institute of Natural Science, 6565 Woodstock Road. Demonstrations, lectures and hands-on activities conducted by insect specialists ^ $11-$13, under 3 free. 802-359-5000.


White River Camp Meeting Annual Encampment in White River Junction: Daily Bible studies, 10:45 a.m., Evening Evangelist, 7:30 p.m., 150 Advent Lane. Includes various religious programs for all ages ^ Donation. 802-295-9683.


Auditions for Caught in the Acts in Bradford, Vt.: 2-3:30 p.m., Old Church Theater, 137 N. Main St. Roles for 8 women and three men for a selection of short and one-act plays scheduled for late September. Free. 802-439-6199.


Cold War Program in Woodstock: 2-4 p.m., Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller National Historic Park, 54 Elm St. Features viewing of historic news reels, movie clips and fallout shelter tour ^ $4 or $8, under 15 free. 802-457-3368.


Artist Reception in Meriden: 3-6 p.m., Aidron Duckworth Museum, 21 Bean Road. Opening reception for guest artist Sayonara Aya Itagaki and "Self Portraits," which features work by Duckworth. Itagaki's work will be on display until Sept. 14. Free. 603-469-3444.


Bazaars/Fairs -- August 2

Canaan Old Home Days: Horseshoe tournament, 8:30 a.m. Parade and concerts, 9:30 a.m. Craft fair, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Soapbox derby, belt sander race, lawn mower races, noon. Events take place around the town common, Route 4. 603-523-7712.


League of New Hampshire Craftsmen's Fair in Newbury, N.H.: 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Mount Sunapee Resort, 1389 Route 103 ^ $8 or $10, under 12 free. Discounted admission after 4 p.m. 603-224-3375.


Children's Events -- August 2

Summer Reading Program in Ascutney: 10 a.m.-noon, Weathersfield Proctor Library, 5181 Route 5. Activity is creating a science journal. Free. 802-674-2863.


Community Meals -- August 2

Chicken Barbecue in West Fairlee: 4-7 p.m., West Fairlee Fire Department, Main Street. Includes 1/2 chicken, roll, potato salad, coleslaw, tossed salad and beverage ^ $7-$11. 802-380-1026.


"Dip and Donate" Supper in Randolph: 5-7 p.m., First Congregational Church, East Bethel Road ^ Donation. 802-728-4294.


Pot Roast Dinner in Cornish: 5-7 p.m., United Church, Center Road. All-you-can-eat ^ $5 or $10, preschoolers free. 603-542-8546.


Farmers Markets -- August 2

Cornish Farmers Market: 9 a.m.-1 p.m., on the green, Route 120, Cornish Flat. Free admission. 802-295-4045.


Norwich Farmers Market: 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Route 5 South. Produce, meats, prepared foods and crafts from more than 50 vendors. 802-384-7447.


Mount Tom Farmers Market in Woodstock: 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Route 12 North. Produce, baked goods, meats and crafts. 802-763-7100.


Enfield Farmers Market: 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Huse Park, 308 Route 4. Produce, baked goods, eggs, meat, crafts and prepared foods. 603-632-5026.


Film -- August 2

The Fault in Our Stars in Hanover: 5 and 8 p.m., Loew Auditorium, Visual Arts Center, 22 Lebanon St. A screen adaptation of the young adult novel by John Green ^ $5 or $8. 603-646-2422.


Dawn of the Planet of the Apes 3D in Woodstock: 7:30 p.m., Town Hall Theatre, 31 The Green. Humans faceoff against genetically evolved apes. Rated PG-13 ^ $8-$10. 802-457-3981.


Flea Markets/Yard Sales -- August 2

Quechee Flea Market: 7 a.m.-4 p.m., Quechee Gorge Village, Route 4. Antiques, collectibles and crafts. Free admission ^ $20 vendors. 802-291-0200.


Flea Market in Fairlee: 7:30 a.m.-3 p.m., Fairlee Railroad Station, Main Street, Fairlee Village. Free admission. 802-333-4809.


Townwide Yard Sale in South Royalton: 8 a.m.-2 p.m., town green. Vendors will be on green and other addresses. Pick up a map for locations throughout town. Free admission. 802-763-8146.


Annual Flea Market in Orford: 9 a.m.-5 p.m., town common, Route 10. More than 125 vendors offer antiques, crafts, collectibles and furniture. Free admission. Sponsored by Orford Volunteer Fire Department. 603-222-1798.


Lyme Bargain Barn: 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Congregational Church, 1 Dorchester Road. Used clothing, household items, linens and toys. Sponsored by Women's Fellowship Philanthropies. 603-795-2850.


Ongoing -- August 2

American Precision Museum in Windsor: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 196 Main St. Collection of historically significant machine tools ^ $5-$8, family $20. Free on Sunday. 802-674-5781.


Bradford, Vt., Historical Society Museum: 10 a.m.-noon Friday, Academy Building, 172 Main St. Current exhibit is "Bradford's Artists and Artisans: Past and Present." Free. 802-222-4423.


Saint-Gaudens National Historic Site in Cornish: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. daily, Route 12A. Sculpture, gardens and tours of Aspet House on a 25-acre park ^ $5, under 16 free. 603-675-2175.


Enfield Shaker Museum: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday; noon-4 p.m. Sunday, 447 Route 4A. Guided tours Sunday, Monday, Friday and Saturday ^ $8 or $12, under 10 free. 603-632-4346.


Billings Farm & Museum in Woodstock: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 69 Old River Road. Exhibits and activities explore Vermont's rural heritage ^ $4 to $14, under 2 free. 802-457-2355.


Dana House Museum in Woodstock: 1-5 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday; 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday, through Oct. 19, 26 Elm St. Antique furniture and toys, fine art, textiles, silver and photographs ^ Donation. 802-457-1822.


AVA Gallery and Art Center in Lebanon: 11 Bank St. Art exhibitions on display 11 a.m.-5 p.m., Tuesday-Saturday; 11 a.m.-7 p.m., Thursday. Carter Factory historic display, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Monday-Saturday; 11 a.m.-7 p.m., Thursday and green building tours by appointment. Free. 603-448-3117.


Justin Morrill Homestead in Strafford: Wednesday-Sunday, 11 a.m.-5 p.m., 214 Justin Morrill Highway. Exhibits include a Gothic Revival home, formal gardens, art and walking trail ^ $6. 802-765-4288.


Hartford Historical Society Museum: 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Monday-Friday, Garipay House, 1461 Maple St. Tours and exhibits including Coach "B's" (Phil Bouthillier's) History of Hartford Hockey and the Abenaki tribes. Free. 802-296-3132.


Joseph Smith Birthplace Memorial in South Royalton: 9 a.m.-7 p.m. Monday-Saturday; 1:30-7 p.m. Sunday, 357 LDS Lane. Memorial includes historic artifacts, films, sculptures and hiking paths. Free. 802-763-7742.


Claremont History Museum: 1-4 p.m., Saturdays; 5-7:30 p.m. first Fridays, 26 Mulberry St. Exhibit theme is "Glimpses of 250 Years in Claremont History" ^ $1. 603 543-1400.


Lyme Center Academy Museum: 9 a.m.-noon, Tuesdays, 183 Dorchester Road. Historic school displays artifacts of Lyme history. Also open by appointment. Free. Sponsored by Lyme Historians. 603-795-2508.


Grafton Historical Society Museum: 2-4 p.m., Sundays, 11 Library Road. Exhibits include Boston Post Cane, American Legion and tramp house. Free. 603-523-7084.


Montshire Museum of Science in Norwich: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 1 Montshire Road. Current exhibit is "A T. Rex Named Sue" ^ $16 or $13, under 2 free. 802-649-2200.


Webster Cottage Museum in Hanover: 2:30-4:30 p.m., Wednesdays and Saturdays, 32 N. Main St. Explore the furnishings of early New England and the life of Daniel Webster. Free. 603-643-6529.


Nativity Exhibits in Enfield: 10:30 a.m.-4 p.m. through Nov. 4, La Salette Shrine, 410 Route 4A. Hundreds of exhibits from more than 50 countries. Free. 603-632-7087.


Newport Historical Society Museum: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Sundays, 1837 Nettleton House, 20 Central St. Changing displays of historical items, photographs and documents. Free. 603-863-1294.


Norwich Historical Society: 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Wednesday and Thursday; 10 a.m.-noon, Saturday, 277 Main St. Current exhibit is "Cycles of Change: Farming in Norwich." Free. 802-649-0124.


Vermont Institute of Natural Science in Quechee: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 6565 Woodstock Road. Trails, exhibits, live bird programs and animal feeding times ^ $11-$13, under 3 free. 802-359-5000.


Outdoors -- August 2

Warblers, Wood and Watersheds Ranger Program in Woodstock: 10 a.m.-noon, Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller National Historic Park, 54 Elm St. Learn about the basics of monitoring birds, salamanders, forest health and water quality. Meet in Prosper Road parking lot. Free. Reservations suggested. 802-457-3368.


Performances -- August 2

Lyra Summer Music Concert in Randolph: 1 p.m., Chandler Music Hall, 71-73 Main St. Lyra students perform in conclusion of their three-week workshop ^ Donation. 802-728-6464.


Toast in Hanover: 5 p.m., Warner Bentley Theater, Hopkins Center, 4 E. Wheelock St. A work-in-progress presentation by the New York Theatre Workshop of the play by Tony Award winner Lemon Andersen about inmates in the 1971 Attica Prison Riots ^ $9 or $13. 603-646-2422.


Army Band Concert: An American Celebration in Woodstock: 6-8 p.m., Forest Center, Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller National Historic Park, 54 Elm St. Features patriotic and contemporary music selections. Free. 802-457-3368.


Delicious Jazz and Decadent Desserts Concert in Claremont: 7-9:30 p.m., Trinity Episcopal Church, 120 Broad St. East Bay Jazz Ensemble performs. Dessert available during intermission ^ $15. 603-543-0598.


My Fair Lady in Lebanon: 7:30 p.m., Lebanon Opera House, 51 N. Park St. A musical about a flower girl in London ^ $32-$88. 603-448-0400.


Over the Pub in New London: 7:30 p.m., New London Barn Playhouse, 84 Main St. A look at the life of a family in the 1960s in Ireland ^ $19-$40. 603-526-4444.


Dot in Hanover: 8 p.m., Warner Bentley Theater, Hopkins Center, 4 E. Wheelock St. A work-in-progress presentation by the New York Theatre Workshop of a play about a woman suffering from the early stages of dementia ^ $9 or $13. 603-646-2422.


August 3 Sunday

Antique Tractor Day in Woodstock: 10 a.m.-3:30 p.m., Billings Farm & Museum, 69 Old River Road. View restored tractors from the 1930s to the 1960s. Tractor parade at 1 p.m. Free with admission ^ $4 to $14, under 2 free. Open 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily. 802-457-2355.


Vacation Bible School in East Thetford: 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Baptist Church, 97 Church St. Bible studies for children in preschool to grade 6 include games, singing and crafts. Free. 585-698-5979.


White River Camp Meeting Annual Encampment in White River Junction: Daily Bible studies, 10:45 a.m., Evening Evangelist, 7:30 p.m., 150 Advent Lane. Includes various religious programs for all ages ^ Donation. 802-295-9683.


Bingo in Claremont: Noon, Moose Lodge, 209 Broad Street. Prizes include restaurant gift certificates, jewelry and a complete auto detailing. Doors open at 11 a.m. ^ $5 for 20 games; $3 grand prize. Benefits Sullivan County Humane Society. 603-477-1189.


Antique Appraisal Fundraiser in Woodstock: 2-5 p.m., Historical Society, 26 Elm St. Bring treasures for two verbal appraisals. Includes wine and hors d'oeuvres reception and tickets to the Dana House Museum ^ $25. Space is limited. Proceeds benefit historical society. 802-457-1822.


Auditions for Caught in the Acts in Bradford, Vt.: 2-3:30 p.m., Old Church Theater, 137 N. Main St. Roles for 8 women and three men for a selection of short and one-act plays scheduled for late September. Free. 802-439-6199.


Conservation Through the Artist's Eye Tour in Woodstock: 2-3:30 p.m., Carriage Barn Visitor Center, Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller National Historic Park, 54 Elm St. A tour of work by Hudson River School artists ^ $4-$8. Reservations suggested. 802-457-3368.


Bazaars/Fairs -- August 3

Canaan Old Home Days: Road race, 8 a.m. Craft fair, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Children's tractor pull, 11 a.m. Cow Flop Drop contest, wildlife encounters, 1 p.m. Mr. Phil magic show, 2:30 p.m. Ventriloquist show, 3:30 p.m. Events take place around the town common, Route 4. 603-523-7712.


League of New Hampshire Craftsmen's Fair in Newbury, N.H.: 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Mount Sunapee Resort, 1389 Route 103 ^ $8 or $10, under 12 free. Discounted admission after 4 p.m. 603-224-3375.


Community Meals -- August 3

Valley Singles Club in Ascutney: 5-7:30 p.m., Cowdrey Road. Meet new friends at a potluck cookout dinner for adults age 50 and older. Bring a dish to share and a beverage. Free. 603-826-5877 or 802-299-0491.


Farmers Markets -- August 3

Canaan Farmers Market: 10 a.m.-1 p.m., on the common, intersection of routes 4 and 118. Local produce, meats, eggs, crafts and prepared foods. 603-523-9947.


Bradford, Vt., Farmers Market: 10:30 a.m.-2 p.m., Bradford Academy, 172 N. Main St. 802-222-4495.


Windsor Farmers Market: 11:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m., State Street Green. Free. 802-359-2551.


Film -- August 3

Raw Deal in Hanover: 4 p.m., Loew Auditorium, Visual Arts Center, 22 Lebanon St. A thriller from 1948 that focuses on revenge ^ $5 or $8. 603-646-2422.


Dawn of the Planet of the Apes 3D in Woodstock: 7:30 p.m., Town Hall Theatre, 31 The Green. Humans faceoff against genetically evolved apes. Rated PG-13 ^ $8-$10. 802-457-3981.


Flea Markets/Yard Sales -- August 3

Quechee Flea Market: 7 a.m.-4 p.m., Quechee Gorge Village, Route 4. Antiques, collectibles and crafts. Free admission ^ $20 vendors. 802-291-0200.


Flea Market in Fairlee: 8 a.m.-3 p.m., Fairlee Railroad Station, Main Street, Fairlee Village. Free admission. 802-333-4809.


Annual Flea Market in Orford: 9 a.m.-5 p.m., town common, Route 10. More than 125 vendors offer antiques, crafts, collectibles and furniture. Free admission. Sponsored by Orford Volunteer Fire Department. 603-222-1798.


Lectures -- August 3

History Lecture in Strafford 2-4 p.m., Town House, the Common. Donal R. Kennon, chief historian from the Historical Society of the U.S. Capitol, discusses "Pillars of the People: National Statuary Hall and the Virtues of the 50 States" ^ Donation. 802-765-4288.


Meditation -- August 3

Meditation in White River Junction: 10 a.m.-noon, Shambhala Meditation Center, 158 S. Main St. Sitting and walking meditation. Instruction available by chance or by appointment ^ Donation. 802-484-7235.


Ongoing -- August 3

American Precision Museum in Windsor: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 196 Main St. Collection of historically significant machine tools ^ $5-$8, family $20. Free on Sunday. 802-674-5781.


Bradford, Vt., Historical Society Museum: 10 a.m.-noon Friday, Academy Building, 172 Main St. Current exhibit is "Bradford's Artists and Artisans: Past and Present." Free. 802-222-4423.


Saint-Gaudens National Historic Site in Cornish: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. daily, Route 12A. Sculpture, gardens and tours of Aspet House on a 25-acre park ^ $5, under 16 free. 603-675-2175.


Enfield Shaker Museum: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday; noon-4 p.m. Sunday, 447 Route 4A. Guided tours Sunday, Monday, Friday and Saturday ^ $8 or $12, under 10 free. 603-632-4346.


Billings Farm & Museum in Woodstock: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 69 Old River Road. Exhibits and activities explore Vermont's rural heritage ^ $4 to $14, under 2 free. 802-457-2355.


Dana House Museum in Woodstock: 1-5 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday; 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday, through Oct. 19, 26 Elm St. Antique furniture and toys, fine art, textiles, silver and photographs ^ Donation. 802-457-1822.


Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller National Historic Park in Woodstock: 10 a.m.-5 p.m., daily, 54 Elm St. Trails, gardens and a mansion at Vermont's only national park. Guided tours ^ $4 or $8, under 15 free. Reservations available. Walk the grounds for free. 802-457-3368.


AVA Gallery and Art Center in Lebanon: 11 Bank St. Art exhibitions on display 11 a.m.-5 p.m., Tuesday-Saturday; 11 a.m.-7 p.m., Thursday. Carter Factory historic display, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Monday-Saturday; 11 a.m.-7 p.m., Thursday and green building tours by appointment. Free. 603-448-3117.


Justin Morrill Homestead in Strafford: Wednesday-Sunday, 11 a.m.-5 p.m., 214 Justin Morrill Highway. Exhibits include a Gothic Revival home, formal gardens, art and walking trail ^ $6. 802-765-4288.


Hartford Historical Society Museum: 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Monday-Friday, Garipay House, 1461 Maple St. Tours and exhibits including Coach "B's" (Phil Bouthillier's) History of Hartford Hockey and the Abenaki tribes. Free. 802-296-3132.


Joseph Smith Birthplace Memorial in South Royalton: 9 a.m.-7 p.m. Monday-Saturday; 1:30-7 p.m. Sunday, 357 LDS Lane. Memorial includes historic artifacts, films, sculptures and hiking paths. Free. 802-763-7742.


Claremont History Museum: 1-4 p.m., Saturdays; 5-7:30 p.m. first Fridays, 26 Mulberry St. Exhibit theme is "Glimpses of 250 Years in Claremont History" ^ $1. 603 543-1400.


Lockehaven 1850s School Museum in Enfield: 2-4 p.m. Sunday, Lockehaven Road and Ibey Road. A one-room school from the mid-19th century. Sponsored by Enfield Historical Society. Free. 603-632-4675.


Lyme Center Academy Museum: 9 a.m.-noon, Tuesdays, 183 Dorchester Road. Historic school displays artifacts of Lyme history. Also open by appointment. Free. Sponsored by Lyme Historians. 603-795-2508.


Grafton Historical Society Museum: 2-4 p.m., Sundays, 11 Library Road. Exhibits include Boston Post Cane, American Legion and tramp house. Free. 603-523-7084.


Montshire Museum of Science in Norwich: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 1 Montshire Road. Current exhibit is "A T. Rex Named Sue" ^ $16 or $13, under 2 free. 802-649-2200.


Webster Cottage Museum in Hanover: 2:30-4:30 p.m., Wednesdays and Saturdays, 32 N. Main St. Explore the furnishings of early New England and the life of Daniel Webster. Free. 603-643-6529.


Nativity Exhibits in Enfield: 10:30 a.m.-4 p.m. through Nov. 4, La Salette Shrine, 410 Route 4A. Hundreds of exhibits from more than 50 countries. Free. 603-632-7087.


Newport Historical Society Museum: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Sundays, 1837 Nettleton House, 20 Central St. Changing displays of historical items, photographs and documents. Free. 603-863-1294.


Norwich Historical Society: 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Wednesday and Thursday; 10 a.m.-noon, Saturday, 277 Main St. Current exhibit is "Cycles of Change: Farming in Norwich." Free. 802-649-0124.


Vermont Institute of Natural Science in Quechee: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 6565 Woodstock Road. Trails, exhibits, live bird programs and animal feeding times ^ $11-$13, under 3 free. 802-359-5000.


Performances -- August 3

Hevreh Ensemble in Cornish: 2-4 p.m., Saint-Gaudens National Historic Site, Route 12A. Features multiple winds, percussion and piano music in "Between Worlds, Native American Inspiration." Free with admission ^ $5, under 16 free. 603-675-2175.


North Country Chamber Players in Haverhill: 4 p.m., Court Street Arts at Alumni Hall, 75 Court St. Features Kendall Betts horn virtuoso Jacquelyn Adams ^ $20. 603-989-5500.


August 4 Monday

White River Camp Meeting Annual Encampment in White River Junction: Daily Bible studies, 10:45 a.m., Evening Evangelist, 7:30 p.m., 150 Advent Lane. Includes various religious programs for all ages ^ Donation. 802-295-9683.


Technology Workshop in Lebanon: 1:30-3:30 p.m., Aging Resource Center, 46 Centerra Parkway. Get help with technology questions from Hanover High School students. Free. 603-653-3460.


Mystery Monday Club in Quechee: 4 p.m., Quechee Public Library, 1957 Quechee Main St. Informal discussion for mystery enthusiasts. Topic is author Jennifer MacMahon. Free. 802-295-1232.


National Register of Historic Places Dedication in Charlestown: 7-7:30 p.m., Town offices, 216 Main St. Ceremony for plaques being placed on town's buildings. Includes refreshments. Free. 603-826-9726.


Bazaars/Fairs -- August 4

League of New Hampshire Craftsmen's Fair in Newbury, N.H.: 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Mount Sunapee Resort, 1389 Route 103 ^ $8 or $10, under 12 free. Discounted admission after 4 p.m. 603-224-3375.


Children's Events -- August 4

Family Place Play Group in Wilder: 9-10:30 a.m., 52 Olcott Drive. For children from birth to age 5 with caregivers. Free. 802-649-3268.


Infant Play Group in Hanover: 10 a.m.-noon, Howe Library, 13 South St. For children up to age 2 with caregivers. Free. 603-643-4120.


Summer Reading Program in Sunapee: 1:30 p.m., Methodist Church, 9 Lower Main St. Science program topic is "All About Bats." Open to all ages. Free. 603-763-5513.


Tinkering Night in West Lebanon: 6-8 p.m., Kilton Library, 80 Main St. The program for middle schoolers features LED creations and conductive play dough. Free. 603-448-2459.


Community Meals -- August 4

Listen Dinners in Canaan and White River Junction: 5 p.m., Mascoma Area Senior Center, 1166 Route 4, Canaan; River Point Plaza, 44 Maple St., White River Junction. Free. 603-398-2780.


Film -- August 4

Dawn of the Planet of the Apes 3D in Woodstock: 7:30 p.m., Town Hall Theatre, 31 The Green. Humans faceoff against genetically evolved apes. Rated PG-13 ^ $8-$10. 802-457-3981.


Flea Markets/Yard Sales -- August 4

Lyme Bargain Barn: 1:30-4:30 p.m., Congregational Church, 1 Dorchester Road. Used clothing, household items, linens and toys. Sponsored by Women's Fellowship Philanthropies. 603-795-2850.


Health -- August 4

Health Talk in Claremont: 10-11 a.m., Earl Bourdon Centre, 67 Maple Ave. Topic is "Living With High Blood Pressure." Free. 603-543-6800.


Foot Clinic in Claremont: 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m., Marion Phillips Apartments, 243 Broad St. Foot care by appointment ^ $18. 603-543-6800.


Meditation -- August 4

Meditation and Discussion in Hanover: 5:30-7 p.m., Friends Meeting House, 43 Lebanon St. Sponsored by Valley Insight Meditation ^ Donation. 603-252-9020.


Meditation in Springfield, N.H.: 7-8:30 p.m., Wonderwell Mountain Refuge, 253 Philbrick Hill Road. Meditation led by resident teacher Lama Samten ^ Donation. Potluck dinner, 6 p.m. Free. 603-763-0204.


Ongoing -- August 4

American Precision Museum in Windsor: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 196 Main St. Collection of historically significant machine tools ^ $5-$8, family $20. Free on Sunday. 802-674-5781.


Bradford, Vt., Historical Society Museum: 10 a.m.-noon Friday, Academy Building, 172 Main St. Current exhibit is "Bradford's Artists and Artisans: Past and Present." Free. 802-222-4423.


Saint-Gaudens National Historic Site in Cornish: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. daily, Route 12A. Sculpture, gardens and tours of Aspet House on a 25-acre park ^ $5, under 16 free. 603-675-2175.


Enfield Shaker Museum: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday; noon-4 p.m. Sunday, 447 Route 4A. Guided tours Sunday, Monday, Friday and Saturday ^ $8 or $12, under 10 free. 603-632-4346.


Billings Farm & Museum in Woodstock: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 69 Old River Road. Exhibits and activities explore Vermont's rural heritage ^ $4 to $14, under 2 free. 802-457-2355.


Dana House Museum in Woodstock: 1-5 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday; 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday, through Oct. 19, 26 Elm St. Antique furniture and toys, fine art, textiles, silver and photographs ^ Donation. 802-457-1822.


Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller National Historic Park in Woodstock: 10 a.m.-5 p.m., daily, 54 Elm St. Trails, gardens and a mansion at Vermont's only national park. Guided tours ^ $4 or $8, under 15 free. Reservations available. Walk the grounds for free. 802-457-3368.


AVA Gallery and Art Center in Lebanon: 11 Bank St. Art exhibitions on display 11 a.m.-5 p.m., Tuesday-Saturday; 11 a.m.-7 p.m., Thursday. Carter Factory historic display, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Monday-Saturday; 11 a.m.-7 p.m., Thursday and green building tours by appointment. Free. 603-448-3117.


Hartford Historical Society Museum: 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Monday-Friday, Garipay House, 1461 Maple St. Tours and exhibits including Coach "B's" (Phil Bouthillier's) History of Hartford Hockey and the Abenaki tribes. Free. 802-296-3132.


Joseph Smith Birthplace Memorial in South Royalton: 9 a.m.-7 p.m. Monday-Saturday; 1:30-7 p.m. Sunday, 357 LDS Lane. Memorial includes historic artifacts, films, sculptures and hiking paths. Free. 802-763-7742.


Claremont History Museum: 1-4 p.m., Saturdays; 5-7:30 p.m. first Fridays, 26 Mulberry St. Exhibit theme is "Glimpses of 250 Years in Claremont History" ^ $1. 603 543-1400.


Lyme Center Academy Museum: 9 a.m.-noon, Tuesdays, 183 Dorchester Road. Historic school displays artifacts of Lyme history. Also open by appointment. Free. Sponsored by Lyme Historians. 603-795-2508.


Grafton Historical Society Museum: 2-4 p.m., Sundays, 11 Library Road. Exhibits include Boston Post Cane, American Legion and tramp house. Free. 603-523-7084.


Montshire Museum of Science in Norwich: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 1 Montshire Road. Current exhibit is "A T. Rex Named Sue" ^ $16 or $13, under 2 free. 802-649-2200.


Webster Cottage Museum in Hanover: 2:30-4:30 p.m., Wednesdays and Saturdays, 32 N. Main St. Explore the furnishings of early New England and the life of Daniel Webster. Free. 603-643-6529.


Nativity Exhibits in Enfield: 10:30 a.m.-4 p.m. through Nov. 4, La Salette Shrine, 410 Route 4A. Hundreds of exhibits from more than 50 countries. Free. 603-632-7087.


Newport Historical Society Museum: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Sundays, 1837 Nettleton House, 20 Central St. Changing displays of historical items, photographs and documents. Free. 603-863-1294.


Norwich Historical Society: 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Wednesday and Thursday; 10 a.m.-noon, Saturday, 277 Main St. Current exhibit is "Cycles of Change: Farming in Norwich." Free. 802-649-0124.


Vermont Institute of Natural Science in Quechee: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 6565 Woodstock Road. Trails, exhibits, live bird programs and animal feeding times ^ $11-$13, under 3 free. 802-359-5000.


Outdoors -- August 4

Ultimate Frisbee in White River Junction: 5:30 p.m.-dark, Watson Park, 1120 Maple St. Pickup games for players 15 and older ^ $2. Sponsored by Hartford Parks and Recreation. 802-295-5036.


Performances -- August 4

Monday Morning Children's Theater in Claremont: 10 a.m., Claremont Opera House, 58 Opera House Square. Performances of original musical adaptations of fairy and folk tales ^ $6. 603-542-0064.


Senior Centers -- August 4

Chapin Center in New London: Walk at Proctor Academy, 8:30 a.m. Men's group, 8:45 a.m. Chair exercise, 10:15 a.m. Duplicate bridge, 12:45 p.m. French group, 4 p.m. 37 Pleasant St. 603-526-6368.


Thompson Center in Woodstock: Exercise, 9 a.m. Memoir club, 10:15 a.m. Bingo, 10:30 a.m. Community Care Coordinator, 11:45 a.m.-2 p.m. Lunch at noon ^ $5 or $7. Bridge, horseshoes, advisory meeting, 1 p.m. 99 Senior Lane. 802-457-3277.


Horse Meadow Center in North Haverhill: Bone builders, 9:30 a.m. Lunch at noon ^ $3 or $6. 91 Horse Meadow Road. 603-787-2539.


Bugbee Center in White River Junction: Lunch at noon ^ $4 or $5. Bingo, shopping, 1 p.m. 262 N. Main St. 802-295-9068.


Upper Valley Center in Lebanon: 5 p.m., center opens. Adair Mulligan discusses "The Secrets of Cellar Holes." Event includes hors d'oeuvres and beverages. Free. 10 Campbell St. 603-448-4213.


August 5 Tuesday

Spanish Conversation in Hanover: 9:30-10:30 a.m., Umpleby's Bakery, 3 South St. The Buena Gente Social Club welcomes all ages and language proficiency levels. Free. 802-649-5151.


Time Travel Tuesdays in Woodstock: 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Billings Farm & Museum, 69 Old River Road. Hands-on activities reflect 19th-century farm chores and pastimes, each Tuesday through Aug. 19 ^ $4-$14, under 2 free. Open daily 10 a.m.-5 p.m. 802-457-2355.


White River Camp Meeting Annual Encampment in White River Junction: Daily Bible studies, 10:45 a.m., Evening Evangelist, 7:30 p.m., 150 Advent Lane. Includes various religious programs for all ages ^ Donation. 802-295-9683.


Book Discussion In Newport: Noon, Richards Free Library, 58 N. Main St. Discussion on The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry by Rachel Joyce. Bring a lunch. Books available at library. Free. 603-863-3430.


Figure Drawing in Woodstock: 6-8 p.m., ArtisTree Community Arts Center, 1206 Route 12. Monitored class open to all levels of experience. Poses will be timed, with an emphasis on longer poses ^ $15 at the door. 802-457-3500.


North Country Chordsmen Rehearsal in Hanover: 7-9:30 p.m., Church of Christ at Dartmouth, 40 College St. Men of all ages and singing backgrounds are invited to a choral rehearsal. Free. 603-877-0060.


Bazaars/Fairs -- August 5

League of New Hampshire Craftsmen's Fair in Newbury, N.H.: 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Mount Sunapee Resort, 1389 Route 103 ^ $8 or $10, under 12 free. Discounted admission after 4 p.m. 603-224-3375.


Children's Events -- August 5

Play Dates in Wilder: 9:30-10:30 a.m., Dothan Brook School, Route 5. Unstructured play time for children ages 1-5 with caregivers. Free. Sponsored by Hartford Recreation. 802-295-5036.


Where the Wilder Things Are in Wilder: 10-11 a.m., Wilder Club and Library, 78 Norwich Ave. Tales and projects for children of all ages. Free. 802-295-6341.


Mother Goose Time in West Lebanon: 10:30-11:30 a.m., Kilton Library, 80 Main St. Toys, rhymes and music for children up to age 2 with caregivers. Free. 603-448-2459.


Family Place Play Group in Wilder: 1-2:30 p.m., 52 Olcott Drive. For infants up to age 2 with caregivers. Free. 802-649-3268.


Summer Reading Program in Quechee: 4 p.m., Quechee Public Library, 1957 Quechee Main St. Topic is "secret agent." For ages 5-11. Free. 802-295-1232.


Community Meals -- August 5

Listen Dinner in White River Junction: 5 p.m., River Point Plaza, 44 Maple St. Free. 603-398-2780.


Health -- August 5

Health Clinic in New London: 9 a.m.-noon. VNA Office, 107 Newport Road. Blood pressure, glucose screenings and nurse consultations. Free. 603-526-4077.


Health Clinic in Newport: 10:45 a.m.-12:45 p.m., Senior Center, 76 S. Main St. Blood pressure, glucose screenings and nurse consultations. Free. 603-863-6770.


Lectures -- August 5

Meet-the-Artists Talk in Hanover: Noon, Warner Bentley Theater, Hopkins Center, 4 E. Wheelock St. Bring your lunch and hear talks by the directors and writers of that week's upcoming New York Theatre Workshop presentations. Free. 603-646-3691.


Meditation -- August 5

Mindfulness Practice in Norwich: 9-11:30 a.m., St. Francis of Assisi, 70 Beaver Meadow Road. Meditation in the way of Thich Nhat Hanh. Followed by discussion ^ Donation. 802-436-1136.


Ongoing -- August 5

American Precision Museum in Windsor: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 196 Main St. Collection of historically significant machine tools ^ $5-$8, family $20. Free on Sunday. 802-674-5781.


Bradford, Vt., Historical Society Museum: 10 a.m.-noon Friday, Academy Building, 172 Main St. Current exhibit is "Bradford's Artists and Artisans: Past and Present." Free. 802-222-4423.


Saint-Gaudens National Historic Site in Cornish: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. daily, Route 12A. Sculpture, gardens and tours of Aspet House on a 25-acre park ^ $5, under 16 free. 603-675-2175.


Enfield Shaker Museum: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday; noon-4 p.m. Sunday, 447 Route 4A. Guided tours Sunday, Monday, Friday and Saturday ^ $8 or $12, under 10 free. 603-632-4346.


Billings Farm & Museum in Woodstock: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 69 Old River Road. Exhibits and activities explore Vermont's rural heritage ^ $4 to $14, under 2 free. 802-457-2355.


Dana House Museum in Woodstock: 1-5 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday; 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday, through Oct. 19, 26 Elm St. Antique furniture and toys, fine art, textiles, silver and photographs ^ Donation. 802-457-1822.


Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller National Historic Park in Woodstock: 10 a.m.-5 p.m., daily, 54 Elm St. Trails, gardens and a mansion at Vermont's only national park. Guided tours ^ $4 or $8, under 15 free. Reservations available. Walk the grounds for free. 802-457-3368.


AVA Gallery and Art Center in Lebanon: 11 Bank St. Art exhibitions on display 11 a.m.-5 p.m., Tuesday-Saturday; 11 a.m.-7 p.m., Thursday. Carter Factory historic display, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Monday-Saturday; 11 a.m.-7 p.m., Thursday and green building tours by appointment. Free. 603-448-3117.


Hartford Historical Society Museum: 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Monday-Friday, Garipay House, 1461 Maple St. Tours and exhibits including Coach "B's" (Phil Bouthillier's) History of Hartford Hockey and the Abenaki tribes. Free. 802-296-3132.


Joseph Smith Birthplace Memorial in South Royalton: 9 a.m.-7 p.m. Monday-Saturday; 1:30-7 p.m. Sunday, 357 LDS Lane. Memorial includes historic artifacts, films, sculptures and hiking paths. Free. 802-763-7742.


Claremont History Museum: 1-4 p.m., Saturdays; 5-7:30 p.m. first Fridays, 26 Mulberry St. Exhibit theme is "Glimpses of 250 Years in Claremont History" ^ $1. 603 543-1400.


Lyme Center Academy Museum: 9 a.m.-noon, Tuesdays, 183 Dorchester Road. Historic school displays artifacts of Lyme history. Also open by appointment. Free. Sponsored by Lyme Historians. 603-795-2508.


Grafton Historical Society Museum: 2-4 p.m., Sundays, 11 Library Road. Exhibits include Boston Post Cane, American Legion and tramp house. Free. 603-523-7084.


Montshire Museum of Science in Norwich: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 1 Montshire Road. Current exhibit is "A T. Rex Named Sue" ^ $16 or $13, under 2 free. 802-649-2200.


Webster Cottage Museum in Hanover: 2:30-4:30 p.m., Wednesdays and Saturdays, 32 N. Main St. Explore the furnishings of early New England and the life of Daniel Webster. Free. 603-643-6529.


Nativity Exhibits in Enfield: 10:30 a.m.-4 p.m. through Nov. 4, La Salette Shrine, 410 Route 4A. Hundreds of exhibits from more than 50 countries. Free. 603-632-7087.


Newport Historical Society Museum: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Sundays, 1837 Nettleton House, 20 Central St. Changing displays of historical items, photographs and documents. Free. 603-863-1294.


Norwich Historical Society: 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Wednesday and Thursday; 10 a.m.-noon, Saturday, 277 Main St. Current exhibit is "Cycles of Change: Farming in Norwich." Free. 802-649-0124.


Vermont Institute of Natural Science in Quechee: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 6565 Woodstock Road. Trails, exhibits, live bird programs and animal feeding times ^ $11-$13, under 3 free. 802-359-5000.


Performances -- August 5

Jeremiah McLane in Strafford: 6-7:30 p.m., on the Common. Folk music. Held at Town House if it rains ^ $5 donation. BYO picnic. 802-765-4009.


Music in the Meadow in Grantham: 6-8 p.m., Pavilion at the park recreation field, Shedd Road. Bring a picnic, blanket and chairs. Free. Refreshments available for sale. 603-443-2894.


The Trail Blaizers in Randolph: 6 p.m., Gifford Park, Route 12. Bluegrass music. Part of a summer concert series sponsored by Gifford Medical Center. Free. 802-728-2339.


Lyme Town Band and Ice Cream Social in Fairlee: 6:30 p.m., town common, Route 5. Concert, free. Ice cream sundaes ^ $3. 802-333-9507.


Woodchuck's Revenge in Canaan: 7 p.m., Town gazebo, Route 4. Folk quartet. Rain location is United Methodist Church. Free. 603-523-4407.


La Traviata in Lebanon: 7:30 p.m., Lebanon Opera House, 51 N. Park St. An opera with music by Giuseppe Verdi and libretto by Francesco Maria Piave ^ $32-$88. 603- 448-0400.


Senior Centers -- August 5

Chapin Center in New London: Walk at Proctor Academy, 8:30 a.m. Memoir class, 9 a.m., register ahead of time. Outdoor recreation, 10 a.m. Walk-in painting, Parkinson's support group, 1 p.m. Poker, 2 p.m. Spanish group, 4 p.m. 37 Pleasant St. 603-526-6368.


Horse Meadow Center in North Haverhill: Breakfast, 8:30 a.m. Nifty Needlers, 9:30 a.m. Lunch at noon ^ $3 or $6. Depression and anxiety support group, 1 p.m. Foot care by appointment. 91 Horse Meadow Road. 603-787-2539.


Bugbee Center in White River Junction: Foot care by appointment, 8:45 a.m. Aqua aerobics, 10:15 a.m. Lunch at noon ^ $4 or $5. Dick McCormack talk, 12:30 p.m. Cribbage, 1 p.m. Fitness, 1:15 p.m. 262 N. Main St. 802-295-9068.


Orford Area Senior Services: Foot clinic, 9 a.m. ^ $10. Saxophone concert, 11:30 a.m. Lunch at noon. United Congregational Church, Main Street. 603-353-9107.


Thompson Center in Woodstock: Exercise, 9 a.m. Double king pede, 10 a.m. Bingo, 10:30 a.m. Spanish table, lunch at noon ^ $5 or $7. Scrabble, 1 p.m. Bone builders, 2:15 p.m. 99 Senior Lane. 802-457-3277.


Upper Valley Center in Lebanon: Chair exercise, gift shop, 9 a.m. Lunch at noon ^ $3 or $7. Bus to West Lebanon, 1 p.m. 10 Campbell St. 603-448-4213.


August 6 Wednesday

Wagon Ride Wednesdays in Woodstock: 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Billings Farm & Museum, 69 Old River Road. Explore Vermont's rural heritage with horse-drawn wagon rides from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Free with admission each Wednesday through Sept. 24 ^ $4-$14, under 2 free. Open daily 10 a.m.-5 p.m. 802-457-2355.


White River Camp Meeting Annual Encampment in White River Junction: Daily Bible studies, 10:45 a.m., Evening Evangelist, 7:30 p.m., 150 Advent Lane. Includes various religious programs for all ages ^ Donation. 802-295-9683.


Technology Workshop in Lebanon: 1:30-3:30 p.m., Aging Resource Center, 46 Centerra Parkway. Get help with technology questions from Hanover High School students. Free. 603-653-3460.


Pokemon in Lebanon: 3:30-5:30 p.m. Black Moon Games, 2 Mascoma St. Play Pokemon card game. Cards available. For all ages. Free. 603-632-5820.


Stuffed Animal Repair in Windsor: 6-8 p.m., Windsor Public Library, 43 State St. Sue Spears, stuffed animal repair specialist, will fix up stuffed friends. Free. 802-674-2556.


Author Talk in Quechee: 7 p.m., Quechee Library, 1957 Quechee Main St. Jennifer McMahon discusses her new novel Winter People, which takes place in Vermont. Free. 802-295-1232.


Bazaars/Fairs -- August 6

League of New Hampshire Craftsmen's Fair in Newbury, N.H.: 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Mount Sunapee Resort, 1389 Route 103 ^ $8 or $10, under 12 free. Discounted admission after 4 p.m. 603-224-3375.


Children's Events -- August 6

Play Group in South Royalton: 9:30-11 a.m., United Church, North Main Street. For children of all ages. Free. 802-685-2264.


Story Time in Quechee: 10 a.m., Quechee Library, 1957 Quechee Main St. Free. 802-295-1232.


Summer Reading Program in South Royalton: 10 a.m. Royalton Memorial Library, 23 Alexander Place. Michael Clough, of the Southern Vermont Natural History Museum, presents "The Physics of Flight." Free. 802-763-7094.


Preschool Story Time in Windsor: 10:30 a.m., Windsor Public Library, 43 State St. Stories, songs and crafts for children up to age 5 with parent or caregiver. Free. 802-674-2556.


Toddler and Preschool Stories in Newport: 10:30 and 11 a.m., Richards Free Library, 58 N. Main St. For children up to age 3. Free. 603-863-3430.


Stories in the Park in Lebanon: Noon-12:45 p.m., Colburn Park, downtown. BYO lunch and listen to stories read aloud by a new guest speaker each week. Free. Sponsored by Lebanon Recreation. 603-448-5121.


Lego Club in Wilder: 3 p.m., Wilder Club and Library, 78 Norwich Ave. Lego construction for all ages. Free. 802-295-6341.


Community Meals -- August 6

Listen Dinner in White River Junction: 5 p.m., River Point Plaza, 44 Maple St. Free. 603-398-2780.


Dances -- August 6

Waltzing in Thetford Center: 7-9 p.m., Rice Mills Community Center, Route 132 and Tucker Hill Road. Practice and informal instruction in social and cross step waltz. All ages welcome. Bring water and clean soft-soled shoes ^ $5. 802-333-3834.


Farmers Markets -- August 6

Hanover Farmers Market: 3-6 p.m., on the Green, free parking on Wheelock and College streets. Market includes live music and children's crafts. 802-299-9707.


Market on the Green in Woodstock: 3-6 p.m., downtown. 802-457-3555.


Flea Markets/Yard Sales -- August 6

Second Hand Rose in White River Junction: 10 a.m.-1 p.m., United Methodist Church, 106 Gates St. Summer clothes now on sale. 802-295-2502.


Second Hand Rose in White River Junction: Noon-3 p.m., United Methodist Church, 106 Gates St. Summer clothes now on sale. 802-295-2502.


Lyme Bargain Barn: 1:30-4:30 p.m., Congregational Church, 1 Dorchester Road. Used clothing, household items, linens and toys. Sponsored by Women's Fellowship Philanthropies. 603-795-2850.


Health -- August 6

Foot Clinic in Claremont: 8:30 a.m.-3 p.m., Senior Center, 5 Acer Heights Road. Foot care by appointment ^ $18. 603-543-6800.


Health and Foot Clinic in Canaan: 9 a.m.-noon, Mascoma Area Senior Center, 1166 Route 4. Blood pressure, glucose screenings and nurse consultations, free. Foot care by appointment ^ $25. 603-526-4333.


Health Clinic in Newport: 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Rite Aid, 51 S. Main St. Blood pressure, glucose screenings and nurse consultations. Free. 603-863-5766.


Blood Drive in Lebanon: Noon-5 p.m., Alice Peck Day Memorial Hospital, 10 Alice Peck Day Drive. 800-733-2767.


Lectures -- August 6

Middle East Lecture in Hanover: 9 a.m.-noon, Spaulding Auditorium at Hopkins Center, 2 E. Wheelock St. Professor Ilan Troen discusses "Dilemmas of a Jewish and Democratic Israel." Part of Osher@Dartmouth Summer Lecture series "The Middle East: Cauldron of Crisis and Change" ^ $25. 603-646-0154.


Seed Saving Talk in Windsor: 7 p.m., Windsor Public Library, 43 State St. Master gardener Lisa Richards discusses gardening techinques. Free. 802-674-2556.


Ongoing -- August 6

American Precision Museum in Windsor: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 196 Main St. Collection of historically significant machine tools ^ $5-$8, family $20. Free on Sunday. 802-674-5781.


Bradford, Vt., Historical Society Museum: 10 a.m.-noon Friday, Academy Building, 172 Main St. Current exhibit is "Bradford's Artists and Artisans: Past and Present." Free. 802-222-4423.


Saint-Gaudens National Historic Site in Cornish: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. daily, Route 12A. Sculpture, gardens and tours of Aspet House on a 25-acre park ^ $5, under 16 free. 603-675-2175.


Enfield Shaker Museum: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday; noon-4 p.m. Sunday, 447 Route 4A. Guided tours Sunday, Monday, Friday and Saturday ^ $8 or $12, under 10 free. 603-632-4346.


Billings Farm & Museum in Woodstock: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 69 Old River Road. Exhibits and activities explore Vermont's rural heritage ^ $4 to $14, under 2 free. 802-457-2355.


Dana House Museum in Woodstock: 1-5 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday; 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday, through Oct. 19, 26 Elm St. Antique furniture and toys, fine art, textiles, silver and photographs ^ Donation. 802-457-1822.


Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller National Historic Park in Woodstock: 10 a.m.-5 p.m., daily, 54 Elm St. Trails, gardens and a mansion at Vermont's only national park. Guided tours ^ $4 or $8, under 15 free. Reservations available. Walk the grounds for free. 802-457-3368.


AVA Gallery and Art Center in Lebanon: 11 Bank St. Art exhibitions on display 11 a.m.-5 p.m., Tuesday-Saturday; 11 a.m.-7 p.m., Thursday. Carter Factory historic display, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Monday-Saturday; 11 a.m.-7 p.m., Thursday and green building tours by appointment. Free. 603-448-3117.


Justin Morrill Homestead in Strafford: Wednesday-Sunday, 11 a.m.-5 p.m., 214 Justin Morrill Highway. Exhibits include a Gothic Revival home, formal gardens, art and walking trail ^ $6. 802-765-4288.


Hartford Historical Society Museum: 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Monday-Friday, Garipay House, 1461 Maple St. Tours and exhibits including Coach "B's" (Phil Bouthillier's) History of Hartford Hockey and the Abenaki tribes. Free. 802-296-3132.


Joseph Smith Birthplace Memorial in South Royalton: 9 a.m.-7 p.m. Monday-Saturday; 1:30-7 p.m. Sunday, 357 LDS Lane. Memorial includes historic artifacts, films, sculptures and hiking paths. Free. 802-763-7742.


Claremont History Museum: 1-4 p.m., Saturdays; 5-7:30 p.m. first Fridays, 26 Mulberry St. Exhibit theme is "Glimpses of 250 Years in Claremont History" ^ $1. 603 543-1400.


Lyme Center Academy Museum: 9 a.m.-noon, Tuesdays, 183 Dorchester Road. Historic school displays artifacts of Lyme history. Also open by appointment. Free. Sponsored by Lyme Historians. 603-795-2508.


Grafton Historical Society Museum: 2-4 p.m., Sundays, 11 Library Road. Exhibits include Boston Post Cane, American Legion and tramp house. Free. 603-523-7084.


Montshire Museum of Science in Norwich: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 1 Montshire Road. Current exhibit is "A T. Rex Named Sue" ^ $16 or $13, under 2 free. 802-649-2200.


Webster Cottage Museum in Hanover: 2:30-4:30 p.m., Wednesdays and Saturdays, 32 N. Main St. Explore the furnishings of early New England and the life of Daniel Webster. Free. 603-643-6529.


Nativity Exhibits in Enfield: 10:30 a.m.-4 p.m. through Nov. 4, La Salette Shrine, 410 Route 4A. Hundreds of exhibits from more than 50 countries. Free. 603-632-7087.


Newport Historical Society Museum: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Sundays, 1837 Nettleton House, 20 Central St. Changing displays of historical items, photographs and documents. Free. 603-863-1294.


Norwich Historical Society: 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Wednesday and Thursday; 10 a.m.-noon, Saturday, 277 Main St. Current exhibit is "Cycles of Change: Farming in Norwich." Free. 802-649-0124.


Vermont Institute of Natural Science in Quechee: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 6565 Woodstock Road. Trails, exhibits, live bird programs and animal feeding times ^ $11-$13, under 3 free. 802-359-5000.


Outdoors -- August 6

Wednesday Walkers in White River Junction: 9 a.m.-noon, Hartford Municipal Building, 171 Bridge St. Excursion to Smarts Mountain in Lyme. Sponsored by Hartford Recreation. Free. 802-295-5036.


Ultimate Frisbee in White River Junction: 5:30 p.m.-dark, Watson Park, 1120 Maple St. Pickup games for players 15 and older ^ $2. Sponsored by Hartford Parks and Recreation. 802-295-5036.


Performances -- August 6

The Road Trash Band in White River Junction: 6:30 p.m., Lyman Point Park, 167 Maple St. An evening of classic rock music. Sponsored by Hartford Recreation. Free. 802-295-5036.


Senior Centers -- August 6

Chapin Center in New London: Walk at Proctor Academy, 8:30 a.m. Duplicate bridge, 9:15 a.m. Hand and foot card game, 1 p.m. 7 Pleasant St. 603-526-6368.


Thompson Center in Woodstock: Bus to West Lebanon, 9 a.m. Chair massage, 10 a.m.-noon. Handwork circle, bingo, 10:30 a.m. French table, lunch at noon ^ $5 or $7. 99 Senior Lane. 802-457-3277.


Upper Valley Center in Lebanon: Chair exercise, gift shop, computer lab, 9 a.m. Mahjong, 10 a.m. Foot care by appointment, 10 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Finance talk, 11:15 a.m. Lunch at noon ^ $3 or $7.50. Bus to Centerra, 1 p.m. 10 Campbell St. 603-448-4213.


Horse Meadow Center in North Haverhill: Bone builders, writing group, 9:30 a.m. Lunch at noon ^ $3 or $6. Bingo, 1 p.m. 91 Horse Meadow Road. 603-787-2539.


Bugbee Center in White River Junction: Center opens, 4 p.m. Barbecue dinner, 5 p.m. ^ $4 or $5. Special bingo, 6 p.m. 262 N. Main St. 802-295-9068.


August 7 Thursday

White River Camp Meeting Annual Encampment in White River Junction: Daily Bible studies, 10:45 a.m., Evening Evangelist, 7:30 p.m., 150 Advent Lane. Includes various religious programs for all ages ^ Donation. 802-295-9683.


Junior Ranger Program in Woodstock: 2:30-4 p.m., Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller National Historic Park, 54 Elm St. Children age 6-12 join a park ranger for a hands-on program. Registration suggested. Free. 802-457-3368.


Soldiers Memorial Building Opening in Lebanon: 4-7 p.m., Soldiers Memorial Building, Main Street. Free. 603-448-2758.


Bingo in Claremont: Doors open at 4:30 p.m., games start at 6:30 p.m., Senior Center, 5 Acer Heights Road. Sponsored by the Ladies Auxiliary of the Croydon Volunteer Fire Department. Food and drinks available. Free. Age 18 and over. 603-863-4732.


Art Opening in Hanover: 5-7 p.m., Ledyard Gallery at Howe Library, 13 South St. A reception for "Paintings and Etchings," an exhibit by Marilyn Milham and Owen McDowell, which runs until Aug. 27. Free. 603-640-3260.


Cribbage in Norwich: 6:30 p.m., American Legion, 228 Beaver Meadow Road ^ $5 per person. No partner required. 802-299-0395.


Bazaars/Fairs -- August 7

League of New Hampshire Craftsmen's Fair in Newbury, N.H.: 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Mount Sunapee Resort, 1389 Route 103 ^ $8 or $10, under 12 free. Discounted admission after 4 p.m. 603-224-3375.


Children's Events -- August 7

Story Hour in Hartford: 10-11 a.m., Hartford Library, 1587 Maple St. For children with caregivers each Thursday. Free. 802-296-2568.


Mother Goose Time in Lebanon: 10:30-11:30 a.m., Lebanon Library, 9 E. Park St. Toys, rhymes and music for children up to age 2 with caregivers. Free. 603-448-2459.


Spanish Play Group in Hanover: 10:30-11:30 a.m., Howe Library, 13 South St. For children of all language abilities, up to age 4, with caregivers. Free. 603-643-4120.


Thursdays in the Park in Lebanon: Noon, Colburn Park, downtown. Children's entertainment with Jenny the Juggler. BYO lunch. Free. 603-448-5121.


Legos at the Library in Hanover: 1:30-3 p.m., Howe Library, 13 South St. Drop-in program for children age 4 and older. Free. 603-643-4120.


Family Movie Night in Norwich: 6:30 p.m., Norwich Public Library, 368 Main St. A film based on a science topic. Includes popcorn and neverages. Free. 802-649-1184.


How Does That Work? Night in Thetford: 6:30 p.m., Latham Library, 16 Library Lane. Learn what's inside common appliances and electronics. For ages 7 and up. Free. 802-785-4031.


Community Meals -- August 7

Listen Community Dinner in White River Junction: 5 p.m., River Point Plaza, 44 Maple St. Free. 603-398-2780.


Hand in Hand Dinner in Woodstock: 5-7 p.m., North Universalist Chapel Society, 7 Church St. A weekly meal for people interested in sustainable local growth ^ Donation. 802-299-1777.


Farmers Markets -- August 7

Claremont Farmers and Arts Market: 4-7 p.m., Broad Street Park, downtown. Local produce, meats, prepared foods, arts and crafts. Free. 802-738-0022.


Lebanon Farmers Market: 4-7 p.m., Colburn Park, downtown. Free. 603-448-5121.


Film -- August 7

Tea Theater in Quechee: 3 p.m., Quechee Public Library, 1959 Quechee Main St. Features classic film, refreshments and conversation. Free. Call for title. 802-295-1232.


Health -- August 7

Health Clinic in New London: 9 a.m.-noon. VNA Office, 107 Newport Road. Blood pressure, glucose screenings and nurse consultations. Free. 603-526-4077.


Health Clinic in Claremont: 10:30 a.m.-noon, Senior Center, 5 Acer Heights Road. Blood pressure, glucose screenings and nurse consultations. Free. 603-543-5998.


Healing Center in Hartford: 7-9 p.m., Healing Rooms and Wellness Center of Central Vermont, 1615 Maple St. Clinic for healing, wellness, prayer and meditation. Free. 802-295-5654.


Lectures -- August 7

Lyme Disease Talk in Woodstock: 1 p.m., Thompson Senior Center, 99 Senior Lane. Vermont Public Health Nurse Wendy Walsh discusses prevention and protection from Lyme Disease. Free. 802-457-3277.


Town House Forum Series in Strafford: 7-8:30 p.m., town house, on the common. Poet Jane Shore and author Howard Norman read selections from their works ^ Donation. 802-765-4703.


Meditation -- August 7

Insight Meditation in Lebanon: 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m., 14 Green St., in the barn behind the house. Meditation followed by discussion. Instruction available ^ Donation. 603-675-2819.


Meditation in White River Junction: Noon-1 p.m., Shambhala Center, 158 S. Main St. Open meditation with instruction available. Free. 802-484-7235.


Ongoing -- August 7

American Precision Museum in Windsor: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 196 Main St. Collection of historically significant machine tools ^ $5-$8, family $20. Free on Sunday. 802-674-5781.


Bradford, Vt., Historical Society Museum: 10 a.m.-noon Friday, Academy Building, 172 Main St. Current exhibit is "Bradford's Artists and Artisans: Past and Present." Free. 802-222-4423.


Saint-Gaudens National Historic Site in Cornish: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. daily, Route 12A. Sculpture, gardens and tours of Aspet House on a 25-acre park ^ $5, under 16 free. 603-675-2175.


Enfield Shaker Museum: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday; noon-4 p.m. Sunday, 447 Route 4A. Guided tours Sunday, Monday, Friday and Saturday ^ $8 or $12, under 10 free. 603-632-4346.


Billings Farm & Museum in Woodstock: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 69 Old River Road. Exhibits and activities explore Vermont's rural heritage ^ $4 to $14, under 2 free. 802-457-2355.


Dana House Museum in Woodstock: 1-5 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday; 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday, through Oct. 19, 26 Elm St. Antique furniture and toys, fine art, textiles, silver and photographs ^ Donation. 802-457-1822.


Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller National Historic Park in Woodstock: 10 a.m.-5 p.m., daily, 54 Elm St. Trails, gardens and a mansion at Vermont's only national park. Guided tours ^ $4 or $8, under 15 free. Reservations available. Walk the grounds for free. 802-457-3368.


AVA Gallery and Art Center in Lebanon: 11 Bank St. Art exhibitions on display 11 a.m.-5 p.m., Tuesday-Saturday; 11 a.m.-7 p.m., Thursday. Carter Factory historic display, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Monday-Saturday; 11 a.m.-7 p.m., Thursday and green building tours by appointment. Free. 603-448-3117.


Justin Morrill Homestead in Strafford: Wednesday-Sunday, 11 a.m.-5 p.m., 214 Justin Morrill Highway. Exhibits include a Gothic Revival home, formal gardens, art and walking trail ^ $6. 802-765-4288.


Hartford Historical Society Museum: 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Monday-Friday, Garipay House, 1461 Maple St. Tours and exhibits including Coach "B's" (Phil Bouthillier's) History of Hartford Hockey and the Abenaki tribes. Free. 802-296-3132.


Joseph Smith Birthplace Memorial in South Royalton: 9 a.m.-7 p.m. Monday-Saturday; 1:30-7 p.m. Sunday, 357 LDS Lane. Memorial includes historic artifacts, films, sculptures and hiking paths. Free. 802-763-7742.


Claremont History Museum: 1-4 p.m., Saturdays; 5-7:30 p.m. first Fridays, 26 Mulberry St. Exhibit theme is "Glimpses of 250 Years in Claremont History" ^ $1. 603 543-1400.


Lyme Center Academy Museum: 9 a.m.-noon, Tuesdays, 183 Dorchester Road. Historic school displays artifacts of Lyme history. Also open by appointment. Free. Sponsored by Lyme Historians. 603-795-2508.


Grafton Historical Society Museum: 2-4 p.m., Sundays, 11 Library Road. Exhibits include Boston Post Cane, American Legion and tramp house. Free. 603-523-7084.


Montshire Museum of Science in Norwich: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 1 Montshire Road. Current exhibit is "A T. Rex Named Sue" ^ $16 or $13, under 2 free. 802-649-2200.


Webster Cottage Museum in Hanover: 2:30-4:30 p.m., Wednesdays and Saturdays, 32 N. Main St. Explore the furnishings of early New England and the life of Daniel Webster. Free. 603-643-6529.


Nativity Exhibits in Enfield: 10:30 a.m.-4 p.m. through Nov. 4, La Salette Shrine, 410 Route 4A. Hundreds of exhibits from more than 50 countries. Free. 603-632-7087.


Newport Historical Society Museum: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Sundays, 1837 Nettleton House, 20 Central St. Changing displays of historical items, photographs and documents. Free. 603-863-1294.


Norwich Historical Society: 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Wednesday and Thursday; 10 a.m.-noon, Saturday, 277 Main St. Current exhibit is "Cycles of Change: Farming in Norwich." Free. 802-649-0124.


Vermont Institute of Natural Science in Quechee: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 6565 Woodstock Road. Trails, exhibits, live bird programs and animal feeding times ^ $11-$13, under 3 free. 802-359-5000.


Performances -- August 7

Island Time Steel Drums in Woodstock: Noon, Village Green. A tropical quartet that plays Caribbean Steel "Pan" music. Part of Pentangle Arts Council brown bag concert series ^ Donations. 802-457-3981.


John Lackard Blues Band in Quechee: 6:30 p.m., 70 Village Green. Sponsored by Hartford Recreation. Free. 802-295-5036.


Front Porch Concert Series in Lebanon: 7 p.m., Colburn Park, downtown. Indie folk and rock with Theo Katzman. Free. 603-448-5121.


Town Band in South Royalton: 7:30 p.m., town green, Chelsea Street. Music includes marches, jazz, Dixieland and waltzes. Bring blankets and lawn chairs. Rain location is elementary school on South Windsor Street. Free. 802-234-6400.


Walden Chamber Players in New London: 7:30-9:30 p.m., First Baptist Church, 461 Main St. Program is "Cuba: Music From the Forbidden Island." Pre-concert talk and photograph exhibit begins at 6:30 p.m. ^ $5 or $25. 603-526-8234.


Community Band in Claremont: 8-9 p.m., Broad Street Park. Claremont American Band plays marches and popular tunes from days gone by. Rain cancels the show. Free. 603-863-2826.


Senior Centers -- August 7

Chapin Center in New London: Walk at Proctor Academy, 8:30 a.m. Bike group, call for times. Contract bridge, 9:30 a.m. 37 Pleasant St. 603-526-6368.


Bugbee Center in White River Junction: Quilting, 9 a.m. Lunch at noon ^ $4 or $5. Zumba, 1:15 p.m. 262 N. Main St. 802-295-9068.


Horse Meadow Center in North Haverhill: Art class, "Open Door" with Cindy, 9 a.m. Cards, 9:30 a.m. Blood pressure clinic, 11 a.m. Lunch at noon ^ $3 or $6. 91 Horse Meadow Road. 603-787-2539.


Thompson Center in Woodstock: Exercise, 9 a.m. Cribbage, 10 a.m. Italian class, bingo, 10:30 a.m. Italian table, lunch, at noon ^ $5 or $7. Yoga, , tick talk, 1 p.m. Bone builders, 2:15 p.m. 99 Senior Lane. 802-457-3277.


Upper Valley Center in Lebanon: Quilting, chair exercise, 9 a.m. Walking club, 9:30 and 10:30 a.m. Blood pressure clinic, 10 a.m.-noon. Lunch at noon ^ $3 or $7.50. Bingo for baubles, bus to West Lebanon, 1 p.m. 10 Campbell St. 603-448-4213.


August 8 Friday

Food Ways Fridays at Billings Farm & Museum in Woodstock: 10 a.m.-5 p.m., 69 Old River Road. Use heirloom herbs and vegetables in historic recipes. Free with admission each Friday through Oct. 17 ^ $4-$14, under 2 free. 802-457-2355.


White River Camp Meeting Annual Encampment in White River Junction: Daily Bible studies, 10:45 a.m., Evening Evangelist, 7:30 p.m., 150 Advent Lane. Includes various religious programs for all ages ^ Donation. 802-295-9683.


Author Talk and Signing in Bradford, Vt.: 6-8 p.m., Star Cat Books, 157 Main St. Regency historical romance novelist Miranda Neville and young adult author Skylar Dorset discuss writing and sign books. Free. Includes high tea. 802-222-5826.


Astronomical Observing in Hanover: 9:30-11 p.m., Shattuck Observatory, Observatory Road, off Wheelock Street. View the moon, planets and stars through the Dartmouth College telescope, weather permitting. Call to confirm. Free. 603-646-9100.


Bazaars/Fairs -- August 8

League of New Hampshire Craftsmen's Fair in Newbury, N.H.: 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Mount Sunapee Resort, 1389 Route 103 ^ $8 or $10, under 12 free. Discounted admission after 4 p.m. 603-224-3375.


Children's Events -- August 8

Lunch at the Library in Norwich: 11 a.m.-2 p.m., Norwich Public Library, 368 Main St. Stories and songs for children age 3 and older with caregivers. BYO lunch and make a craft. Free. 802-649-1184.


Story Time in Newport: 4 p.m., The Common. Takes place during Newport Farmers Market. Free. 603-863-3430.


Story Time in Thetford: 4 p.m., Thetford Hill green. Stories for children during Thetford Farmers Market. Free. 802-785-4031.


Community Meals -- August 8

Listen Community Dinner in White River Junction: 5 p.m., River Point Plaza, 44 Maple St. Free. 603-398-2780.


Community Dinner in Hanover: 5-6 p.m., Our Savior Lutheran Church, 5 Summer St. Served by Dartmouth Students Fighting Hunger. Free. 603-643-3703.


Dances -- August 8

Lindy Hop in Thetford Center: 7-9:30 p.m., Rice Mills Community Center, Route 132 and Tucker Hill Road. Practice and informal instruction in lindy hop. All ages welcome. Bring water and clean soft-soled shoes ^ $3-$5. 802-333-3834.


Farmers Markets -- August 8

Chelsea Farmers Market: 3-6 p.m., North Common, Route 110. Free admission. 802-685-9987.


Film -- August 8

Omar in Hanover: 7 p.m., Loew Auditorium, Visual Arts Center, 22 Lebanon St. A Palestinian thriller about divided loyalties that was nominated for an Oscar as best foreign film ^ $5 or $8. 603-646-2422.


SlingShot in Hanover: 7 p.m., Spaulding Auditorium at Hopkins Center, 2 E. Wheelock St. Director Paul Lazarus presents his documentary about inventor Dean Kamen's water purification machine ^ $5 or $9. 603-646-2422.


Judy Garland Film Series in Hartland: 7 p.m., Hartland Library, 153 Route 5. Free. Call for title. 802-436-2473.


Flea Markets/Yard Sales -- August 8

Lyme Bargain Barn: 1:30-4:30 p.m., Congregational Church, 1 Dorchester Road. Used clothing, household items, linens and toys. Sponsored by Women's Fellowship Philanthropies. 603-795-2850.


Lectures -- August 8

Artist Talk in Hanover: 6 p.m., Room 219, Wilson Hall, E. Wheelock St. Jim Cotter, a jeweler, sculptor, teacher and gallery owner, discusses using more sustainable materials in work. Free. 603-646-2422.


Ongoing -- August 8

American Precision Museum in Windsor: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 196 Main St. Collection of historically significant machine tools ^ $5-$8, family $20. Free on Sunday. 802-674-5781.


Bradford, Vt., Historical Society Museum: 10 a.m.-noon Friday, Academy Building, 172 Main St. Current exhibit is "Bradford's Artists and Artisans: Past and Present." Free. 802-222-4423.


Saint-Gaudens National Historic Site in Cornish: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. daily, Route 12A. Sculpture, gardens and tours of Aspet House on a 25-acre park ^ $5, under 16 free. 603-675-2175.


Enfield Shaker Museum: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday; noon-4 p.m. Sunday, 447 Route 4A. Guided tours Sunday, Monday, Friday and Saturday ^ $8 or $12, under 10 free. 603-632-4346.


Billings Farm & Museum in Woodstock: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 69 Old River Road. Exhibits and activities explore Vermont's rural heritage ^ $4 to $14, under 2 free. 802-457-2355.


Dana House Museum in Woodstock: 1-5 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday; 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday, through Oct. 19, 26 Elm St. Antique furniture and toys, fine art, textiles, silver and photographs ^ Donation. 802-457-1822.


Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller National Historic Park in Woodstock: 10 a.m.-5 p.m., daily, 54 Elm St. Trails, gardens and a mansion at Vermont's only national park. Guided tours ^ $4 or $8, under 15 free. Reservations available. Walk the grounds for free. 802-457-3368.


AVA Gallery and Art Center in Lebanon: 11 Bank St. Art exhibitions on display 11 a.m.-5 p.m., Tuesday-Saturday; 11 a.m.-7 p.m., Thursday. Carter Factory historic display, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Monday-Saturday; 11 a.m.-7 p.m., Thursday and green building tours by appointment. Free. 603-448-3117.


Justin Morrill Homestead in Strafford: Wednesday-Sunday, 11 a.m.-5 p.m., 214 Justin Morrill Highway. Exhibits include a Gothic Revival home, formal gardens, art and walking trail ^ $6. 802-765-4288.


Hartford Historical Society Museum: 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Monday-Friday, Garipay House, 1461 Maple St. Tours and exhibits including Coach "B's" (Phil Bouthillier's) History of Hartford Hockey and the Abenaki tribes. Free. 802-296-3132.


Joseph Smith Birthplace Memorial in South Royalton: 9 a.m.-7 p.m. Monday-Saturday; 1:30-7 p.m. Sunday, 357 LDS Lane. Memorial includes historic artifacts, films, sculptures and hiking paths. Free. 802-763-7742.


Claremont History Museum: 1-4 p.m., Saturdays; 5-7:30 p.m. first Fridays, 26 Mulberry St. Exhibit theme is "Glimpses of 250 Years in Claremont History" ^ $1. 603 543-1400.


Lyme Center Academy Museum: 9 a.m.-noon, Tuesdays, 183 Dorchester Road. Historic school displays artifacts of Lyme history. Also open by appointment. Free. Sponsored by Lyme Historians. 603-795-2508.


Grafton Historical Society Museum: 2-4 p.m., Sundays, 11 Library Road. Exhibits include Boston Post Cane, American Legion and tramp house. Free. 603-523-7084.


Montshire Museum of Science in Norwich: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 1 Montshire Road. Current exhibit is "A T. Rex Named Sue" ^ $16 or $13, under 2 free. 802-649-2200.


Webster Cottage Museum in Hanover: 2:30-4:30 p.m., Wednesdays and Saturdays, 32 N. Main St. Explore the furnishings of early New England and the life of Daniel Webster. Free. 603-643-6529.


Nativity Exhibits in Enfield: 10:30 a.m.-4 p.m. through Nov. 4, La Salette Shrine, 410 Route 4A. Hundreds of exhibits from more than 50 countries. Free. 603-632-7087.


Newport Historical Society Museum: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Sundays, 1837 Nettleton House, 20 Central St. Changing displays of historical items, photographs and documents. Free. 603-863-1294.


Norwich Historical Society: 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Wednesday and Thursday; 10 a.m.-noon, Saturday, 277 Main St. Current exhibit is "Cycles of Change: Farming in Norwich." Free. 802-649-0124.


Vermont Institute of Natural Science in Quechee: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 6565 Woodstock Road. Trails, exhibits, live bird programs and animal feeding times ^ $11-$13, under 3 free. 802-359-5000.


Performances -- August 8

The Nightingale in White River Junction: 6-7 p.m., Hartford High School, 45 Highland Ave. A Little Red Wagon production of a classic Danish fairy tale. Sponsored by Hartford Recreation. Free. 802-295-5036.


Willy Wonka in Barnard: 7-9 p.m., Town Hall, 115 North Road. BarnArts Center for the Arts youth perform the musical based on the classic Roald Dahl book ^ $10 or $12. 802-332-6020.


My Fair Lady in Lebanon: 7:30 p.m., Lebanon Opera House, 51 N. Park St. A musical about a flower girl in London ^ $32-$88. 603-448-0400.


Senior Centers -- August 8

Chapin Center in New London: Walk at Proctor Academy, 8:30 a.m. Women's group, 9 a.m. Chair exercise, 10:15 a.m. Long-term care planning, 10:30 a.m. Foot care by appointment, 1-3 p.m., ^ $25. 37 Pleasant St. 603-526-6368.


Thompson Center in Woodstock: Foot clinic, 9 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Bingo, 10:30 a.m. German table, lunch at noon ^ $5 or $7. 99 Senior Lane. 802-457-3277.


Upper Valley Center in Lebanon: Chair exercise, gift shop, 9 a.m. Community nurse, 10 a.m.-noon. Suite notes, 10 a.m. Lunch at noon ^ $3 or $7.50. Game day, 1 p.m. Zumba, 3:15 p.m. 10 Campbell St. 603-448-4213.


Horse Meadow Center in North Haverhill: Bone builders, 9:30 a.m. Mahjongg, 10:30 a.m. Lunch at noon ^ $3 or $6. 91 Horse Meadow Road. 603-787-2539.


Bugbee Center in White River Junction: Lunch at noon ^ $4 or $5. Shopping, bingo, 1 p.m. Brain injury support group, 4 p.m. 262 N. Main St. 802-295-9068.


August 9 Saturday

Bike Blessing in Cornish: 10 a.m.-2 p.m., across from the Cornish General Store, Route 12-0. Sponsored by the Christian Motorcycle Association Chapter. Free. 603-542-8546.


Italian Conversation Club in Enfield: 10 a.m., Mickey's Roadside Cafe, 330 Route 4. Conversation and cultural enrichment for all ability levels. Free. 603-632-5026.


Super Science Day in Norwich: 10:30 a.m.-5 p.m., Montshire Museum, 1 Montshire Road. Indoor and outdoor activities take an up-close look at the natural world. Free with admission ^ $16 or $13, under 2 free. 802-649-2200.


White River Camp Meeting Annual Encampment in White River Junction: Daily Bible studies, 10:45 a.m., Evening Evangelist, 7:30 p.m., 150 Advent Lane. Includes various religious programs for all ages ^ Donation. 802-295-9683.


Car Show and Barbecue in Charlestown: 11 a.m.-3 p.m., Whelen Engineering parking lot, Route 12. Event includes a wide variety of cars, barbecue and live music. Sponsored by Charlestown Police Association ^ Donation. 606-826-4909.


Poets Circle in Lebanon: 2:30-4:30 p.m., Lebanon Public Library, 9 E. Park St. Share and workshop original poems among a supportive circle of poets. Free. 603-667-6694.


Bazaars/Fairs -- August 9

Summer Festival in West Newbury, Vt.: 8 a.m.-3 p.m., 219 Tyler Farm Road. Activities include silent auction, white elephant sale and memories of childhood parage. Ribs Barbecue ^ $5 or $10. Free admission. 802-584-3809.


League of New Hampshire Craftsmen's Fair in Newbury, N.H.: 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Mount Sunapee Resort, 1389 Route 103 ^ $8 or $10, under 12 free. Discounted admission after 4 p.m. 603-224-3375.


Children's Events -- August 9

Family Movement in Woodstock: 10-11 a.m., ArtisTree Community Arts Center, 1206 Route 12. Parents or grandparents with children explore yoga and creative movement ^ $10 per parent-child pair, $5 per extra person. 802-457-3500.


Farmers Markets -- August 9

Cornish Farmers Market: 9 a.m.-1 p.m., on the green, Route 120, Cornish Flat. Free admission. 802-295-4045.


Norwich Farmers Market: 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Route 5 South. Produce, meats, prepared foods and crafts from more than 50 vendors. 802-384-7447.


Mount Tom Farmers Market in Woodstock: 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Route 12 North. Produce, baked goods, meats and crafts. 802-763-7100.


Enfield Farmers Market: 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Huse Park, 308 Route 4. Produce, baked goods, eggs, meat, crafts and prepared foods. 603-632-5026.


Film -- August 9

Belle in Hanover: 5 and 8 p.m., Loew Auditorium, Visual Arts Center, 22 Lebanon St. A mix-raced woman raised by nobility struggles to find her place in 18th Century English society ^ $5 or $8. 603-646-2422.


Flea Markets/Yard Sales -- August 9

Quechee Flea Market: 7 a.m.-4 p.m., Quechee Gorge Village, Route 4. Antiques, collectibles and crafts. Free admission ^ $20 vendors. 802-291-0200.


Flea Market in Fairlee: 7:30 a.m.-3 p.m., Fairlee Railroad Station, Main Street, Fairlee Village. Free admission. 802-333-4809.


JP's Flea Market in Randolph: 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Park at Gifford Medical Center, 44 S. Main St. Includes antiques, architectural salvage, vintage clothing, crafts and furniture. Free admission. 802-728-2238.


Lyme Bargain Barn: 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Congregational Church, 1 Dorchester Road. Used clothing, household items, linens and toys. Sponsored by Women's Fellowship Philanthropies. 603-795-2850.


Health -- August 9

Healing Center in Hartford: 10 a.m.-noon, Healing Rooms and Wellness Center of Central Vermont, 1615 Maple St. Clinic for healing, wellness, prayer and meditation. Free. 802-295-5654.


Ongoing -- August 9

American Precision Museum in Windsor: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 196 Main St. Collection of historically significant machine tools ^ $5-$8, family $20. Free on Sunday. 802-674-5781.


Bradford, Vt., Historical Society Museum: 10 a.m.-noon Friday, Academy Building, 172 Main St. Current exhibit is "Bradford's Artists and Artisans: Past and Present." Free. 802-222-4423.


Saint-Gaudens National Historic Site in Cornish: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. daily, Route 12A. Sculpture, gardens and tours of Aspet House on a 25-acre park ^ $5, under 16 free. 603-675-2175.


Enfield Shaker Museum: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday; noon-4 p.m. Sunday, 447 Route 4A. Guided tours Sunday, Monday, Friday and Saturday ^ $8 or $12, under 10 free. 603-632-4346.


Billings Farm & Museum in Woodstock: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 69 Old River Road. Exhibits and activities explore Vermont's rural heritage ^ $4 to $14, under 2 free. 802-457-2355.


Dana House Museum in Woodstock: 1-5 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday; 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday, through Oct. 19, 26 Elm St. Antique furniture and toys, fine art, textiles, silver and photographs ^ Donation. 802-457-1822.


AVA Gallery and Art Center in Lebanon: 11 Bank St. Art exhibitions on display 11 a.m.-5 p.m., Tuesday-Saturday; 11 a.m.-7 p.m., Thursday. Carter Factory historic display, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Monday-Saturday; 11 a.m.-7 p.m., Thursday and green building tours by appointment. Free. 603-448-3117.


Justin Morrill Homestead in Strafford: Wednesday-Sunday, 11 a.m.-5 p.m., 214 Justin Morrill Highway. Exhibits include a Gothic Revival home, formal gardens, art and walking trail ^ $6. 802-765-4288.


Hartford Historical Society Museum: 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Monday-Friday, Garipay House, 1461 Maple St. Tours and exhibits including Coach "B's" (Phil Bouthillier's) History of Hartford Hockey and the Abenaki tribes. Free. 802-296-3132.


Joseph Smith Birthplace Memorial in South Royalton: 9 a.m.-7 p.m. Monday-Saturday; 1:30-7 p.m. Sunday, 357 LDS Lane. Memorial includes historic artifacts, films, sculptures and hiking paths. Free. 802-763-7742.


Claremont History Museum: 1-4 p.m., Saturdays; 5-7:30 p.m. first Fridays, 26 Mulberry St. Exhibit theme is "Glimpses of 250 Years in Claremont History" ^ $1. 603 543-1400.


Lyme Center Academy Museum: 9 a.m.-noon, Tuesdays, 183 Dorchester Road. Historic school displays artifacts of Lyme history. Also open by appointment. Free. Sponsored by Lyme Historians. 603-795-2508.


Grafton Historical Society Museum: 2-4 p.m., Sundays, 11 Library Road. Exhibits include Boston Post Cane, American Legion and tramp house. Free. 603-523-7084.


Montshire Museum of Science in Norwich: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 1 Montshire Road. Current exhibit is "A T. Rex Named Sue" ^ $16 or $13, under 2 free. 802-649-2200.


Webster Cottage Museum in Hanover: 2:30-4:30 p.m., Wednesdays and Saturdays, 32 N. Main St. Explore the furnishings of early New England and the life of Daniel Webster. Free. 603-643-6529.


Nativity Exhibits in Enfield: 10:30 a.m.-4 p.m. through Nov. 4, La Salette Shrine, 410 Route 4A. Hundreds of exhibits from more than 50 countries. Free. 603-632-7087.


Newport Historical Society Museum: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Sundays, 1837 Nettleton House, 20 Central St. Changing displays of historical items, photographs and documents. Free. 603-863-1294.


Norwich Historical Society: 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Wednesday and Thursday; 10 a.m.-noon, Saturday, 277 Main St. Current exhibit is "Cycles of Change: Farming in Norwich." Free. 802-649-0124.


Vermont Institute of Natural Science in Quechee: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 6565 Woodstock Road. Trails, exhibits, live bird programs and animal feeding times ^ $11-$13, under 3 free. 802-359-5000.


Outdoors -- August 9

"Polo for Prose" in Quechee: 2 p.m., Quechee Polo Grounds, Quechee Main St. Benefit polo match for the Quechee Library includes children's activities ^ $10 per car. 802-295-1232.


Performances -- August 9

Willy Wonka in Barnard: 2-4 p.m., Town Hall, 115 North Road. BarnArts Center for the Arts youth perform the musical based on the classic Roald Dahl book ^ $10 or $12. 802-332-6020.


The Hunters in Hanover: 5 p.m., Warner Bentley Theater, Hopkins Center, 4 E. Wheelock St. A work-in-progress presentation by the New York Theatre Workshop of a play about a twin men who become embroiled in a troubling question about their late grandfather ^ $9 or $13. 603-646-2422.


Willy Wonka in Barnard: 7-9 p.m., Town Hall, 115 North Road. BarnArts Center for the Arts youth perform the musical based on the classic Roald Dahl book ^ $10 or $12. 802-332-6020.


The Mill Band in Orford: 7 p.m., East Common, across from Masonic Hall. Light refreshments available. Bring a chair or blanket. Rain venue is the Congregational Church. Free. 603-353-4150.


La Traviata in Lebanon: 7:30 p.m., Lebanon Opera House, 51 N. Park St. An opera with music by Giuseppe Verdi and libretto by Francesco Maria Piave ^ $32-$88. 603- 448-0400.


Village Harmony Teen World Music Ensemble in Weathersfield: 7:30 p.m., Center Church on Center Road. Features music from South Africa, Georgia, Corsica, England and America ^ $5 or $10. 802-263-5217.


Forever in Hanover: 8 p.m., Warner Bentley Theater, Hopkins Center, 4 E. Wheelock St. A work-in-progress presentation by the New York Theatre Workshop of a play about a famous Paris cementery ^ $9 or $13. 603-646-2422.


August 10 Sunday

Family Maker Day, Make a Cryptograph in Windsor: 1-5 p.m., American Precision Museum, 196 Main St. See how secret information was shared during the Civil War and try to decipher secret messages. Free. 802-674-5781.


Bazaars/Fairs -- August 10

League of New Hampshire Craftsmen's Fair in Newbury, N.H.: 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Mount Sunapee Resort, 1389 Route 103 ^ $8 or $10, under 12 free. Discounted admission after 4 p.m. 603-224-3375.


Festival of Earthly Delights in Haverhill: 3-6 p.m., North Haverhill Fairgrounds, Route 10. Sample goods from area restaurants, bakeries, artisan cheesemakers, craft brewers and wineries. Live music ^ $20 food, $25 food and drink, children free. Sponsored by Court Street Arts. 603-989-5500.


Community Meals -- August 10

Valley Singles Club in Ascutney: 5-7:30 p.m., Cowdrey Road. Meet new friends at a potluck cookout dinner for adults age 50 and older. Bring a dish to share and a beverage. Free. 603-826-5877 or 802-299-0491.


Farmers Markets -- August 10

Canaan Farmers Market: 10 a.m.-1 p.m., on the common, intersection of routes 4 and 118. Local produce, meats, eggs, crafts and prepared foods. 603-523-9947.


Bradford, Vt., Farmers Market: 10:30 a.m.-2 p.m., Bradford Academy, 172 N. Main St. 802-222-4495.


Film -- August 10

Gun Crazy in Hanover: 4 p.m., Loew Auditorium, Visual Arts Center, 22 Lebanon St. A 1950s crime drama about a man who goes on a robbery spree with his wife ^ $5 or $8. 603-646-2422.


Flea Markets/Yard Sales -- August 10

Quechee Flea Market: 7 a.m.-4 p.m., Quechee Gorge Village, Route 4. Antiques, collectibles and crafts. Free admission ^ $20 vendors. 802-291-0200.


Flea Market in Fairlee: 8 a.m.-3 p.m., Fairlee Railroad Station, Main Street, Fairlee Village. Free admission. 802-333-4809.


Meditation -- August 10

Meditation and Dharma Talk in Lebanon: 9:45 a.m.-noon, AVA Gallery, 11 Bank St. Meditation and instruction with Doreen Schweizer ^ Donation. Sponsored by Valley Insight Meditation. 603-252-9020.


Meditation in White River Junction: 10 a.m.-noon, Shambhala Meditation Center, 158 S. Main St. Sitting and walking meditation. Instruction available by chance or by appointment ^ Donation. 802-484-7235.


Ongoing -- August 10

American Precision Museum in Windsor: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 196 Main St. Collection of historically significant machine tools ^ $5-$8, family $20. Free on Sunday. 802-674-5781.


Bradford, Vt., Historical Society Museum: 10 a.m.-noon Friday, Academy Building, 172 Main St. Current exhibit is "Bradford's Artists and Artisans: Past and Present." Free. 802-222-4423.


Saint-Gaudens National Historic Site in Cornish: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. daily, Route 12A. Sculpture, gardens and tours of Aspet House on a 25-acre park ^ $5, under 16 free. 603-675-2175.


Enfield Shaker Museum: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday; noon-4 p.m. Sunday, 447 Route 4A. Guided tours Sunday, Monday, Friday and Saturday ^ $8 or $12, under 10 free. 603-632-4346.


Billings Farm & Museum in Woodstock: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 69 Old River Road. Exhibits and activities explore Vermont's rural heritage ^ $4 to $14, under 2 free. 802-457-2355.


Dana House Museum in Woodstock: 1-5 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday; 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday, through Oct. 19, 26 Elm St. Antique furniture and toys, fine art, textiles, silver and photographs ^ Donation. 802-457-1822.


Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller National Historic Park in Woodstock: 10 a.m.-5 p.m., daily, 54 Elm St. Trails, gardens and a mansion at Vermont's only national park. Guided tours ^ $4 or $8, under 15 free. Reservations available. Walk the grounds for free. 802-457-3368.


AVA Gallery and Art Center in Lebanon: 11 Bank St. Art exhibitions on display 11 a.m.-5 p.m., Tuesday-Saturday; 11 a.m.-7 p.m., Thursday. Carter Factory historic display, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Monday-Saturday; 11 a.m.-7 p.m., Thursday and green building tours by appointment. Free. 603-448-3117.


Justin Morrill Homestead in Strafford: Wednesday-Sunday, 11 a.m.-5 p.m., 214 Justin Morrill Highway. Exhibits include a Gothic Revival home, formal gardens, art and walking trail ^ $6. 802-765-4288.


Hartford Historical Society Museum: 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Monday-Friday, Garipay House, 1461 Maple St. Tours and exhibits including Coach "B's" (Phil Bouthillier's) History of Hartford Hockey and the Abenaki tribes. Free. 802-296-3132.


Joseph Smith Birthplace Memorial in South Royalton: 9 a.m.-7 p.m. Monday-Saturday; 1:30-7 p.m. Sunday, 357 LDS Lane. Memorial includes historic artifacts, films, sculptures and hiking paths. Free. 802-763-7742.


Claremont History Museum: 1-4 p.m., Saturdays; 5-7:30 p.m. first Fridays, 26 Mulberry St. Exhibit theme is "Glimpses of 250 Years in Claremont History" ^ $1. 603 543-1400.


Lockehaven 1850s School Museum in Enfield: 2-4 p.m. Sunday, Lockehaven Road and Ibey Road. A one-room school from the mid-19th century. Sponsored by Enfield Historical Society. Free. 603-632-4675.


Lyme Center Academy Museum: 9 a.m.-noon, Tuesdays, 183 Dorchester Road. Historic school displays artifacts of Lyme history. Also open by appointment. Free. Sponsored by Lyme Historians. 603-795-2508.


Grafton Historical Society Museum: 2-4 p.m., Sundays, 11 Library Road. Exhibits include Boston Post Cane, American Legion and tramp house. Free. 603-523-7084.


Montshire Museum of Science in Norwich: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 1 Montshire Road. Current exhibit is "A T. Rex Named Sue" ^ $16 or $13, under 2 free. 802-649-2200.


Webster Cottage Museum in Hanover: 2:30-4:30 p.m., Wednesdays and Saturdays, 32 N. Main St. Explore the furnishings of early New England and the life of Daniel Webster. Free. 603-643-6529.


Nativity Exhibits in Enfield: 10:30 a.m.-4 p.m. through Nov. 4, La Salette Shrine, 410 Route 4A. Hundreds of exhibits from more than 50 countries. Free. 603-632-7087.


Newport Historical Society Museum: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Sundays, 1837 Nettleton House, 20 Central St. Changing displays of historical items, photographs and documents. Free. 603-863-1294.


Norwich Historical Society: 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Wednesday and Thursday; 10 a.m.-noon, Saturday, 277 Main St. Current exhibit is "Cycles of Change: Farming in Norwich." Free. 802-649-0124.


Vermont Institute of Natural Science in Quechee: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 6565 Woodstock Road. Trails, exhibits, live bird programs and animal feeding times ^ $11-$13, under 3 free. 802-359-5000.


Performances -- August 10

Willy Wonka in Barnard: 2-4 p.m., Town Hall, 115 North Road. BarnArts Center for the Arts youth perform the musical based on the classic Roald Dahl book ^ $10 or $12. 802-332-6020.


The Fischers and Jennings Duos in Cornish: 2-4 p.m., Saint-Gaudens National Historic Site, Route 12A. Features violin, violoncello and piano music in "European Masters for Eight Hands." Free with admission ^ $5, under 16 free. 603-675-2175.


August 11 Monday

Technology Workshop in Lebanon: 1:30-3:30 p.m., Aging Resource Center, 46 Centerra Parkway. Get help with technology questions from Hanover High School students. Free. 603-653-3460.


Politics of Food Book Discussion in Windsor: 7 p.m., Windsor Public Library, 43 State St. Milk: The Surprising Story of Milk Through the Ages by Anne Mendelson is topic. Copies available at library. Free. 802-674-2556.


Tunbridge Slide Program in Tunbridge: 7:30 p.m., The Tunbridge Church, 273 Route 110. Tunbridge Historical Society program features then and now photographs of homes along Route 110. Free. Potluck supper, 6:30 p.m. 802-889-3458.


Children's Events -- August 11

Family Place Play Group in Wilder: 9-10:30 a.m., 52 Olcott Drive. For children from birth to age 5 with caregivers. Free. 802-649-3268.


Infant Play Group in Hanover: 10 a.m.-noon, Howe Library, 13 South St. For children up to age 2 with caregivers. Free. 603-643-4120.


Community Meals -- August 11

Listen Dinners in Canaan and White River Junction: 5 p.m., Mascoma Area Senior Center, 1166 Route 4, Canaan; River Point Plaza, 44 Maple St., White River Junction. Free. 603-398-2780.


Flea Markets/Yard Sales -- August 11

Lyme Bargain Barn: 1:30-4:30 p.m., Congregational Church, 1 Dorchester Road. Used clothing, household items, linens and toys. Sponsored by Women's Fellowship Philanthropies. 603-795-2850.


Health -- August 11

Health Talk in Claremont: 10-11 a.m., Sugar River Mills, 7 Heritage Drive. Topic is "Living With High Blood Pressure." Free. 603-543-6800.


Foot Clinic in Charlestown: 11:30 a.m.-4 p.m., Senior Center, 223 Old Springfield Road. Foot care by appointment ^ $18. 603-543-6800.


Lectures -- August 11

"Learning a Sense of Place" in Woodstock: 7-8 p.m., Historical Society, 26 Elm St. Pavel Cenkl, of Sterling College, discusses how ecosystems, topography and bioregions can impact cultural identity. Free. 802-457-1822.


Meditation -- August 11

Meditation and Discussion in Hanover: 5:30-7 p.m., Friends Meeting House, 43 Lebanon St. Sponsored by Valley Insight Meditation ^ Donation. 603-252-9020.


Meditation in Springfield, N.H.: 7-8:30 p.m., Wonderwell Mountain Refuge, 253 Philbrick Hill Road. Meditation led by resident teacher Lama Samten ^ Donation. Potluck dinner, 6 p.m. Free. 603-763-0204.


Ongoing -- August 11

American Precision Museum in Windsor: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 196 Main St. Collection of historically significant machine tools ^ $5-$8, family $20. Free on Sunday. 802-674-5781.


Bradford, Vt., Historical Society Museum: 10 a.m.-noon Friday, Academy Building, 172 Main St. Current exhibit is "Bradford's Artists and Artisans: Past and Present." Free. 802-222-4423.


Saint-Gaudens National Historic Site in Cornish: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. daily, Route 12A. Sculpture, gardens and tours of Aspet House on a 25-acre park ^ $5, under 16 free. 603-675-2175.


Enfield Shaker Museum: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday; noon-4 p.m. Sunday, 447 Route 4A. Guided tours Sunday, Monday, Friday and Saturday ^ $8 or $12, under 10 free. 603-632-4346.


Billings Farm & Museum in Woodstock: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 69 Old River Road. Exhibits and activities explore Vermont's rural heritage ^ $4 to $14, under 2 free. 802-457-2355.


Dana House Museum in Woodstock: 1-5 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday; 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday, through Oct. 19, 26 Elm St. Antique furniture and toys, fine art, textiles, silver and photographs ^ Donation. 802-457-1822.


Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller National Historic Park in Woodstock: 10 a.m.-5 p.m., daily, 54 Elm St. Trails, gardens and a mansion at Vermont's only national park. Guided tours ^ $4 or $8, under 15 free. Reservations available. Walk the grounds for free. 802-457-3368.


AVA Gallery and Art Center in Lebanon: 11 Bank St. Art exhibitions on display 11 a.m.-5 p.m., Tuesday-Saturday; 11 a.m.-7 p.m., Thursday. Carter Factory historic display, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Monday-Saturday; 11 a.m.-7 p.m., Thursday and green building tours by appointment. Free. 603-448-3117.


Hartford Historical Society Museum: 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Monday-Friday, Garipay House, 1461 Maple St. Tours and exhibits including Coach "B's" (Phil Bouthillier's) History of Hartford Hockey and the Abenaki tribes. Free. 802-296-3132.


Joseph Smith Birthplace Memorial in South Royalton: 9 a.m.-7 p.m. Monday-Saturday; 1:30-7 p.m. Sunday, 357 LDS Lane. Memorial includes historic artifacts, films, sculptures and hiking paths. Free. 802-763-7742.


Claremont History Museum: 1-4 p.m., Saturdays; 5-7:30 p.m. first Fridays, 26 Mulberry St. Exhibit theme is "Glimpses of 250 Years in Claremont History" ^ $1. 603 543-1400.


Lyme Center Academy Museum: 9 a.m.-noon, Tuesdays, 183 Dorchester Road. Historic school displays artifacts of Lyme history. Also open by appointment. Free. Sponsored by Lyme Historians. 603-795-2508.


Grafton Historical Society Museum: 2-4 p.m., Sundays, 11 Library Road. Exhibits include Boston Post Cane, American Legion and tramp house. Free. 603-523-7084.


Montshire Museum of Science in Norwich: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 1 Montshire Road. Current exhibit is "A T. Rex Named Sue" ^ $16 or $13, under 2 free. 802-649-2200.


Webster Cottage Museum in Hanover: 2:30-4:30 p.m., Wednesdays and Saturdays, 32 N. Main St. Explore the furnishings of early New England and the life of Daniel Webster. Free. 603-643-6529.


Nativity Exhibits in Enfield: 10:30 a.m.-4 p.m. through Nov. 4, La Salette Shrine, 410 Route 4A. Hundreds of exhibits from more than 50 countries. Free. 603-632-7087.


Newport Historical Society Museum: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Sundays, 1837 Nettleton House, 20 Central St. Changing displays of historical items, photographs and documents. Free. 603-863-1294.


Norwich Historical Society: 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Wednesday and Thursday; 10 a.m.-noon, Saturday, 277 Main St. Current exhibit is "Cycles of Change: Farming in Norwich." Free. 802-649-0124.


Vermont Institute of Natural Science in Quechee: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 6565 Woodstock Road. Trails, exhibits, live bird programs and animal feeding times ^ $11-$13, under 3 free. 802-359-5000.


Outdoors -- August 11

Ultimate Frisbee in White River Junction: 5:30 p.m.-dark, Watson Park, 1120 Maple St. Pickup games for players 15 and older ^ $2. Sponsored by Hartford Parks and Recreation. 802-295-5036.


Performances -- August 11

Monday Morning Children's Theater in Claremont: 10 a.m., Claremont Opera House, 58 Opera House Square. Performances of original musical adaptations of fairy and folk tales ^ $6. 603-542-0064.


Senior Centers -- August 11

Chapin Center in New London: Walk at Proctor Academy, 8:30 a.m. Men's group, 8:45 a.m. Computer tutor, 9-11 a.m. Chair exercise, 10:15 a.m. Duplicate bridge, 12:45 p.m. 37 Pleasant St. 603-526-6368.


Thompson Center in Woodstock: Pomfret Day. Exercise, 9 a.m. Memoir club, 10:15 a.m. Bingo, 10:30 a.m. Lunch at noon ^ $5 or $7. Bridge, horseshoes, 1 p.m. 99 Senior Lane. 802-457-3277.


Upper Valley Center in Lebanon: Chair exercise, gift shop, 9 a.m. Walking club, 9:30 and 10:30 a.m. Lunch at noon ^ $3 or $7.50. Bingo, 1 p.m. 10 Campbell St. 603-448-4213.


Horse Meadow Center in North Haverhill: Bone builders, 9:30 a.m. Lunch at noon ^ $3 or $6. Quilting group, 12:30 p.m. Healthy tips talk, 1 p.m. 91 Horse Meadow Road. 603-787-2539.


Bugbee Center in White River Junction: Health clinic, 10 a.m. History forum, 10:30 a.m. Lunch at noon ^ $4 or $5. Bingo, shopping, 1 p.m. 262 N. Main St. 802-295-9068.


August 12 Tuesday

Spanish Conversation in Hanover: 9:30-10:30 a.m., Umpleby's Bakery, 3 South St. The Buena Gente Social Club welcomes all ages and language proficiency levels. Free. 802-649-5151.


Time Travel Tuesdays in Woodstock: 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Billings Farm & Museum, 69 Old River Road. Hands-on activities reflect 19th-century farm chores and pastimes, each Tuesday through Aug. 19 ^ $4-$14, under 2 free. Open daily 10 a.m.-5 p.m. 802-457-2355.


Books and Lunch in Hanover: Noon-1 p.m., Howe Library, 13 South St. BYO lunch and discuss Three Day Road by Joseph Boyden. Copies available. Howe library card not needed. Free. 603-643-4120.


Still Life Drawing in Woodstock: 6-8 p.m., ArtisTree Community Arts Center, 1206 Route 12. Monitored class open to all levels of experience ^ $15 at the door. 802-457-3500.


Toast of the Valley Toastmasters in West Lebanon: 6-7:30 p.m., Kilton Library, 80 Main St. Develop public speaking skills in a supportive environment. Meets second and fourth Tuesdays of each month. Free. 603-653-9884.


A Conversation About Adoption in Woodstock: 7-9 p.m., Conference Room at Ottauquechee Health Foundation, 32 Pleasant St. For birth parents, adopted adults, adoptive parents and extended family members. Facilitated by Judith Bush and Titia Ellis. Free. 802-436-1488 or jbush@together.net.


North Country Chordsmen Rehearsal in Hanover: 7-9:30 p.m., Church of Christ at Dartmouth, 40 College St. Men of all ages and singing backgrounds are invited to a choral rehearsal. Free. 603-877-0060.


Children's Events -- August 12

Play Dates in Wilder: 9:30-10:30 a.m., Dothan Brook School, Route 5. Unstructured play time for children ages 1-5 with caregivers. Free. Sponsored by Hartford Recreation. 802-295-5036.


1,000 Books Before Kindergarten in Newport: 10 a.m., Richards Free Library, 58 N. Main St. Introduction of a new reading program. Information available throughout the day. Free. 603-863-3430.


Where the Wilder Things Are in Wilder: 10-11 a.m., Wilder Club and Library, 78 Norwich Ave. Tales and projects for children of all ages. Free. 802-295-6341.


Mother Goose Time in West Lebanon: 10:30-11:30 a.m., Kilton Library, 80 Main St. Toys, rhymes and music for children up to age 2 with caregivers. Free. 603-448-2459.


Family Place Play Group in Wilder: 1-2:30 p.m., 52 Olcott Drive. For infants up to age 2 with caregivers. Free. 802-649-3268.


Raggle Taggle Players in Quechee: 4 p.m., Quechee Public Library, 1957 Quechee Main St. Mad Scientist Clivus Von Moltrum Caddiddlehopper-Smith gets help from three famous historical science figure in the performance. Free. 802-295-1232.


Community Meals -- August 12

Listen Dinner in White River Junction: 5 p.m., River Point Plaza, 44 Maple St. Free. 603-398-2780.


Health -- August 12

Health Clinic in New London: 9 a.m.-noon. VNA Office, 107 Newport Road. Blood pressure, glucose screenings and nurse consultations. Free. 603-526-4077.


Health Clinic in Claremont: 10-11:30 a.m., Earl Bourdon Centre, 67 Maple Ave. Blood pressure and blood sugar screenings. Free. 603-543-6800.


Health Clinic in Grantham: 11:15 a.m.-12:30 p.m., United Methodist Church, Route 10. Blood pressure, sugar screenings and nurse consultations. Free. Senior lunch available. 603-865-5128.


Health Clinic in Newport: 12:30-1:15 p.m., Z Pharmacy, 239 Sunapee St. Blood pressure and cholesterol screenings. Free. 603-543-6800.


Health Talk in Newport: 1:30-2:30 p.m., Pearl Street Housing, 17 Pearl St. Topic is "Living With High Blood Pressure." Free. 603-543-6800.


Lectures -- August 12

Meet-the-Artists Talk in Hanover: Noon, Warner Bentley Theater, Hopkins Center, 4 E. Wheelock St. Bring your lunch and hear talks by the directors and writers of that week's upcoming New York Theatre Workshop presentations. Free. 603-646-3691.


Meditation -- August 12

Mindfulness Practice in Norwich: 9-11:30 a.m., St. Francis of Assisi, 70 Beaver Meadow Road. Meditation in the way of Thich Nhat Hanh. Followed by discussion ^ Donation. 802-436-1136.


Ongoing -- August 12

American Precision Museum in Windsor: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 196 Main St. Collection of historically significant machine tools ^ $5-$8, family $20. Free on Sunday. 802-674-5781.


Bradford, Vt., Historical Society Museum: 10 a.m.-noon Friday, Academy Building, 172 Main St. Current exhibit is "Bradford's Artists and Artisans: Past and Present." Free. 802-222-4423.


Saint-Gaudens National Historic Site in Cornish: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. daily, Route 12A. Sculpture, gardens and tours of Aspet House on a 25-acre park ^ $5, under 16 free. 603-675-2175.


Enfield Shaker Museum: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday; noon-4 p.m. Sunday, 447 Route 4A. Guided tours Sunday, Monday, Friday and Saturday ^ $8 or $12, under 10 free. 603-632-4346.


Billings Farm & Museum in Woodstock: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 69 Old River Road. Exhibits and activities explore Vermont's rural heritage ^ $4 to $14, under 2 free. 802-457-2355.


Dana House Museum in Woodstock: 1-5 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday; 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday, through Oct. 19, 26 Elm St. Antique furniture and toys, fine art, textiles, silver and photographs ^ Donation. 802-457-1822.


Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller National Historic Park in Woodstock: 10 a.m.-5 p.m., daily, 54 Elm St. Trails, gardens and a mansion at Vermont's only national park. Guided tours ^ $4 or $8, under 15 free. Reservations available. Walk the grounds for free. 802-457-3368.


AVA Gallery and Art Center in Lebanon: 11 Bank St. Art exhibitions on display 11 a.m.-5 p.m., Tuesday-Saturday; 11 a.m.-7 p.m., Thursday. Carter Factory historic display, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Monday-Saturday; 11 a.m.-7 p.m., Thursday and green building tours by appointment. Free. 603-448-3117.


Hartford Historical Society Museum: 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Monday-Friday, Garipay House, 1461 Maple St. Tours and exhibits including Coach "B's" (Phil Bouthillier's) History of Hartford Hockey and the Abenaki tribes. Free. 802-296-3132.


Joseph Smith Birthplace Memorial in South Royalton: 9 a.m.-7 p.m. Monday-Saturday; 1:30-7 p.m. Sunday, 357 LDS Lane. Memorial includes historic artifacts, films, sculptures and hiking paths. Free. 802-763-7742.


Claremont History Museum: 1-4 p.m., Saturdays; 5-7:30 p.m. first Fridays, 26 Mulberry St. Exhibit theme is "Glimpses of 250 Years in Claremont History" ^ $1. 603 543-1400.


Lyme Center Academy Museum: 9 a.m.-noon, Tuesdays, 183 Dorchester Road. Historic school displays artifacts of Lyme history. Also open by appointment. Free. Sponsored by Lyme Historians. 603-795-2508.


Grafton Historical Society Museum: 2-4 p.m., Sundays, 11 Library Road. Exhibits include Boston Post Cane, American Legion and tramp house. Free. 603-523-7084.


Montshire Museum of Science in Norwich: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 1 Montshire Road. Current exhibit is "A T. Rex Named Sue" ^ $16 or $13, under 2 free. 802-649-2200.


Webster Cottage Museum in Hanover: 2:30-4:30 p.m., Wednesdays and Saturdays, 32 N. Main St. Explore the furnishings of early New England and the life of Daniel Webster. Free. 603-643-6529.


Nativity Exhibits in Enfield: 10:30 a.m.-4 p.m. through Nov. 4, La Salette Shrine, 410 Route 4A. Hundreds of exhibits from more than 50 countries. Free. 603-632-7087.


Newport Historical Society Museum: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Sundays, 1837 Nettleton House, 20 Central St. Changing displays of historical items, photographs and documents. Free. 603-863-1294.


Norwich Historical Society: 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Wednesday and Thursday; 10 a.m.-noon, Saturday, 277 Main St. Current exhibit is "Cycles of Change: Farming in Norwich." Free. 802-649-0124.


Vermont Institute of Natural Science in Quechee: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 6565 Woodstock Road. Trails, exhibits, live bird programs and animal feeding times ^ $11-$13, under 3 free. 802-359-5000.


Performances -- August 12

Music in the Meadow in Grantham: 6-8 p.m., Pavilion at the park recreation field, Shedd Road. Bring a picnic, blanket and chairs. Free. Refreshments available for sale. 603-443-2894.


Two for the Show and Co. in Randolph: 6 p.m., Gifford Park, Route 12. Song standards and classics. Part of a summer concert series sponsored by Gifford Medical Center. Free. 802-728-2339.


Cardigan Mt. Tradition in Canaan: 7 p.m., Town gazebo, Route 4. Classic bluegrass music. Rain location is United Methodist Church. Free. 603-523-4407.


Street Scene in Lebanon: 7:30 p.m., Lebanon Opera House, 51 N. Park St. Script by Elmer Rice with music by Kurt Weill and lyrics by Langston Hughes ^ $5-$35. 603- 448-0400.


Senior Centers -- August 12

Chapin Center in New London: Walk at Proctor Academy, 8:30 a.m. Outdoor recreation, 10 a.m. Walk-in painting, 1 p.m. Medicare questions, 1:30 p.m. Computer tutor, 2-4 p.m. Poker, 2 p.m. 37 Pleasant St. 603-526-6368.


Horse Meadow Center in North Haverhill: Breakfast, 8:30 a.m. Nifty Needlers, chair yoga, 9:30 a.m. Lunch at noon ^ $3 or $6. Foot massage by appointment. 91 Horse Meadow Road. 603-787-2539.


Thompson Center in Woodstock: Exercise, 9 a.m. Double king pede, 10 a.m. Bingo, 10:30 a.m. Commodities, 11:30 a.m. Spanish table, lunch at noon ^ $5 or $7. Scrabble, ice cream social and concert, 1 p.m. Bone builders, 2:15 p.m. 99 Senior Lane. 802-457-3277.


Upper Valley Center in Lebanon: Chair exercise, gift shop, 9 a.m. Skin and sun care talk, 11:30 a.m. Lunch at noon ^ $3 or $7. Bus to West Lebanon, 1 p.m. 10 Campbell St. 603-448-4213.


Bugbee Center in White River Junction: Aqua aerobics, 10:15 a.m. Lunch at noon ^ $4 or $5. Cribbage, fitness, 1 p.m. 262 N. Main St. 802-295-9068.


Orford Area Senior Services: Musical entertainment, 11:30 a.m. Lunch at noon. United Congregational Church, Main Street. 603-353-9107.