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February 27 Friday

Income Tax Preparation in Claremont: 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Senior Center, 5 Acer Heights Road. Filing assistance for low- to moderate-income households. Sponsored by AARP Foundation. Free. Call for appointment. 603-543-5998.


Hands-On Science Activities in Norwich: 11 a.m. and 3 p.m., Montshire Museum, 1 Montshire Road. Science activities for adults and children. Free with admission ^ $14 or $11, under 2 free. 802-649-2200.


Activities at Spark in Lebanon: Lunch social, noon. Wii bowling, 1 p.m. Reading, 3 p.m. Science, 4 p.m. Spark Community Center, 75 Bank St. Dinner dance and auction at Elks Club, 6 p.m. 603-678-8619.


Drop-In Technical Help in Hanover: 3-5 p.m., Howe Library, 13 South St. Get one-on-one help with technical questions. Free. 603-643-4120.


Teen Tinker Night in Norwich: 6:30-8 p.m., Montshire Museum, 1 Montshire Road. Students in grades 6-9 design, build and create objects at the tinkering studio ^ $8. 802-649-2200.


Potluck and Legislative Discussion in East Bethel: 7 p.m., Grange Hall, 78 Store Hill Road. Discuss state and town issues with legislators. Free. Bring a dish to share. 802-728-9892.


Astronomical Observing in Hanover: 8-10 p.m., Shattuck Observatory, Observatory Road, off Wheelock Street. View the constellations through the Dartmouth College telescope, weather permitting. Call to confirm. Free. 603-646-9100.


Children's Events -- February 27

Community Arts Open Studio for Toddlers in Lebanon: 9:30-11:30 a.m., AVA Gallery and Art Center, 11 Bank St. Open studio for children ages 1-4 with caregivers ^ $5 per child. Continues weekly. 603-448-3117.


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.


Preschool Story Time in Chelsea: 10 a.m., Public Library, 296 Route 110. Stories, snack and craft. Free. 802-685-2188.


Stories and Art in Etna: 10-11 a.m., Etna Library, 130 Etna Road. Stories, songs and crafts for preschoolers with caregivers. Free. 603-643-3116.


Preschool Stories in Hanover: 1-1:30 p.m., Howe Library, 13 South St. For children ages 3-5. Free. 603-643-4120.


Community Meals -- February 27

Fish Fry in Springfield, Vt.: 5-7 p.m., St. Mary's Catholic Church, 10 Pleasant St. Fried or baked haddock, baked potatoes, french fries and dessert ^ $5-$11, under 6 free. 802-885-4375.


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.


Film -- February 27

National Gallery in Hanover: 7 p.m., Loew Auditorium, Visual Arts Center, 22 Lebanon St. Frederick Wiseman's portrait of London's National Gallery and its upkeep ^ $8. 603-646-2422.


Jack Lemmon Film in Hartland: 7 p.m., Hartland Library, 153 Route 5. A comedy starring Jack Lemmon and Jane Fonda. Call for title. Free. 802-738-0149.


American Sniper in Woodstock: 7:30 p.m., Woodstock Town Hall Theatre, 31 The Green. The story of Navy SEAL sniper Chris Kyle ^ $6-$8. 802-457-3981.


Ongoing -- February 27

Enfield Shaker Museum: 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Wednesday-Saturday; noon-4 p.m. Sunday, 447 Route 4A. Self-guided tours with historical interpreter ^ $3-$12, under 5 free. 603-632-4346.


Hartford Historical Society Museum: 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Monday-Friday, Garipay House, 1461 Maple St. Tour and exhibits, including one on the Abenaki tribe. Free. 802-296-3132.


Joseph Smith Birthplace Memorial in South Royalton: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday; 1:30-5 p.m. Sunday, 357 LDS Lane. Memorial includes historic artifacts, films, sculptures and hiking paths. New: showings of Meet the Mormons. Free. 802-763-7742.


Montshire Museum of Science in Norwich: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 1 Montshire Road ^ $14 or $11, under 2 free. "The Light Around Us: Color, Reflections and Invisible Energy," on display until May 10. "Farmers, Warriors, Builders: The Hidden Life of Ants," on display until April 5. 802-649-2200.


Vermont Institute of Natural Science in Quechee: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. daily, 6565 Woodstock Road. Trails, exhibits, live bird programs and animal feeding times ^ $11-$13, under 3 free. 802-359-5000.


Performances -- February 27

Folk Concert in Sunapee: 7-9 p.m., Sunapee Community Coffeehouse, Methodist Church, 17 Lower Main St. Alex Smith plays ^ Donation. 603-763-2668.


42nd Street in Lebanon: 7:30 p.m., Lebanon Opera House, 51 N. Park St. A North Country Community Theatre teen production of the musical about a Broadway show in the Great Depression ^ $10 or $15. 603-448-0400.


Blithe Spirit in White River Junction: 7:30 p.m., Briggs Opera House, 4 S. Main St. A Northern Stage production of the comedy by Noel Coward ^ $15-$55. 802-296-7000.


Beat the Band Winners Concert in Randolph: 7:30 p.m., Chandler Music Hall, 71-73 Main St. Features Tallgrass Getdown and Coquette ^ $12. 802-728-6464.


Romeo and Juliet in Hanover: 8 p.m., Moore Theater at Hopkins Center, 4 E. Wheelock St. A Dartmouth Theater Department production take on the Shakespeare tale of star-crossed lovers ^ $10 or $12. 603-646-2422.


Senior Centers -- February 27

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. 7 Pleasant St. 603-526-6368.


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


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


Orange East Center in Bradford, Vt.: Exercise, 9 a.m. Flu clinic, 10 a.m.-noon. Lunch at noon ^ $3 or $5. 176 Waits River Road. 802-222-4782.


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


Bugbee Center in White River Junction: Suite notes, 10 a.m. Saxophone concert, lunch at noon ^ $5. Bingo, shopping, 1 p.m. 262 N. Main St. 802-295-9068.


Thompson Center in Woodstock: Community care coordinator, 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Bingo, 10:30 a.m. German table, lunch at noon ^ $5 or $7. 99 Senior Lane. 802-457-3277.


February 28 Saturday

French Conversation Club in Enfield: 10 a.m., Enfield Shaker Museum, 447 Route 4A. Practice French in a social setting. All ability levels welcome. Free. 603-306-6606.


Italian Conversation Club in Enfield: 10 a.m., Mickey's Roadside Cafe, 330 Route 4. Practice Italian in a social setting. All ability levels welcome. Free. 603-632-5026.


Hands-On Science Activities in Norwich: 11 a.m. and 3 p.m., Montshire Museum, 1 Montshire Road. Science activities for adults and children. Free with admission ^ $14 or $11, under 2 free. 802-649-2200.


Texas Hold'Em in Hartford: 11 a.m.-8 p.m. Hartford Elks Club, Route 14. No limit cash games. Deep stack 20K no re-buy tournament, 1 p.m. Proceeds benefit Jeffery Holmes Post 84. 802-295-9718.


Dog Park Meeting in Enfield: 1 p.m., Community Building, 308 Route 4. Discuss the progress made on the PetSafe Shaker Field Dog Park. Free. 603-276-0601.


"So You Want to Become a Certified Dog Therapy Team" in Norwich: 1-3 p.m., Norwich Public Library, 368 Main St. Therapy Dogs of Vermont Vice President Gordon Perkinson discusses the process of getting dogs certified for therapy. Free. 802-649-1184.


A Movie of Vermont History: Events That You May Not Know Happened and Dinner in West Fairlee: 4:30 p.m., Congregational Church, 954 Route 113. Nate Pero shares his latest movie project, free. Smoked meat and pasta dinner begins at 6 p.m. ^ Donation. 802-685-3141.


Bazaars/Fairs -- February 28

Girl Scout Cookie Booth in Woodstock: 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Poulus Insurance Agency, 35 Pleasant St. ^ Cost dependent on amount purchased. 802-672-5179.


Children's Events -- February 28

Family Music in South Pomfret: 10-11 a.m., ArtisTree Community Arts Center, 2095 Pomfret Road. Join ArtisTree musicians to play with instruments and sing songs ^ $10 per parent/child pair, $5 for additional people. 802-457-3500.


Lego Club in Canaan: 10 a.m.-noon, Canaan Library, 1173 Route 4. Legos play for ages 5 and up. Free. 603-523-9650.


Tumble Time for Tots in South Royalton: 10-11:30 a.m., South Royalton School, 223 S. Windsor St. Supervised active play time for children from birth to age 5 with caregivers. Free. 802-763-7775.


Community Arts Open Studio in Lebanon: 11 a.m.-4 p.m., AVA Gallery and Art Center, 11 Bank St. Open studio for all ages ^ $5 per child. Continues weekly. 603-448-3117.


Community Meals -- February 28

Grange Breakfast in Norwich: 8-11 a.m., Grange Hall, 344 Main St. ^ $7 or $6, free for kids under 5. 802-282-2786.


Ham and Bean Supper in West Lebanon: 5-6:30 p.m., Congregational Church, 18 Maple St. Includes homemade pies ^ $6-$12 individual, $20 family of four, under 5 free. Takeout available. 603-298-8096.


Dances -- February 28

Community Dance and Workshop in Hanover: Romantic rumba lessons with ballroom dancers Drayton and Amber Harvey, 6-7:15 p.m. ^ $10. Community dance with DJ Mary Guerin, 8-11 p.m. ^ $5 or $10. Free lessons for dance attendees, 7:30 p.m. Sponsored by Upper Valley Dance Club. R.W. Black Community Center, 48 Lebanon St. 603-443-6550.


Old Time Country Dance in West Newbury, Vt.: 7:30 p.m., 219 Tyler Farm Road. Eastern-style square dances and other formations. All dances taught. Adam Boyce is fiddler and caller. Refreshments served ^ Donation. 802-584-3809.


Contradance in Norwich: 8-11:15 p.m., Tracy Hall, 300 Main St. Music by Cuckoo's Nest. Walk through for new dancers, 7:45 p.m. Clean shoes required ^ $5 or $8, seniors by donation, under 16 free. Potluck snacks at break. 802-785-2855.


Farmers Markets -- February 28

Norwich Farmers Market: 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Tracy Hall, 300 Main St. More than 30 local vendors offer prepared and fresh foods, arts and crafts. Free admission. 802-384-7447.


Film -- February 28

To Breathe as One in Woodstock: 3 p.m., Billings Farm & Museum, 69 Old River Road. Filmmakers Jim and Maureen Tusty present their documentary on the National Song Festival in Estonia ^ $6 or $11. 802-457-2355.


The Imitation Game in Hanover: 5 and 8 p.m., Loew Auditorium, Visual Arts Center, 22 Lebanon St. A biopic of Enigma code breaker Alan Turing starring Benedict Cumberbatch ^ $8. 603-646-2422.


American Sniper in Woodstock: 7:30 p.m., Woodstock Town Hall Theatre, 31 The Green. The story of Navy SEAL sniper Chris Kyle ^ $6-$8. 802-457-3981.


Flea Markets/Yard Sales -- February 28

Second Hand Rose in White River Junction: 10 a.m.-1 p.m., United Methodist Church, 106 Gates St. Winter clothes include sizes large to 3X. 802-295-2502.


Bag Sale in White River Junction: 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Second Hand Rose, United Methodist Church, 106 Gates St. ^ $5 clothing bag sale. 802-295-2502.


Health -- February 28

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.


Lectures -- February 28

"Genealogy 101: Filling in Your Family Tree" in Lyme: 10 a.m., Converse Free Library, 38 Union St. Larry Maurice, volunteer at the Genealogy Research Room at New Hampshire Vital Records for 20 years, discusses genealogy. Free. 603-795-4622.


Ongoing -- February 28

Enfield Shaker Museum: 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Wednesday-Saturday; noon-4 p.m. Sunday, 447 Route 4A. Self-guided tours with historical interpreter ^ $3-$12, under 5 free. 603-632-4346.


Hartford Historical Society Museum: 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Monday-Friday, Garipay House, 1461 Maple St. Tour and exhibits, including one on the Abenaki tribe. Free. 802-296-3132.


Joseph Smith Birthplace Memorial in South Royalton: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday; 1:30-5 p.m. Sunday, 357 LDS Lane. Memorial includes historic artifacts, films, sculptures and hiking paths. New: showings of Meet the Mormons. Free. 802-763-7742.


Bradford, Vt., Historical Society Museum: 2-4 p.m., Second Saturdays, Academy Building, 172 Main St. Includes display of photographs and artifacts for the town's 250th celebration. Free. 802-222-4423.


Montshire Museum of Science in Norwich: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 1 Montshire Road ^ $14 or $11, under 2 free. "The Light Around Us: Color, Reflections and Invisible Energy," on display until May 10. "Farmers, Warriors, Builders: The Hidden Life of Ants," on display until April 5. 802-649-2200.


Vermont Institute of Natural Science in Quechee: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. daily, 6565 Woodstock Road. Trails, exhibits, live bird programs and animal feeding times ^ $11-$13, under 3 free. 802-359-5000.


Outdoors -- February 28

Moonlight Outing in Woodstock: Ski, snowshoe or hike on the Mount Tom trails. Led by Juergen Ewert for Ottauquechee Section of the Green Mountain Club. Call for details. 802-457-4345.


Snowshoe in Bradford, N.H.: A moderate-difficult hike at Aiken Pasture Led by George Beaton for the Sunapee Ragged Kearsarge Greenway. Call for details. 603-938-2637.


Moonlight Snowshoe Hike in Orford: 6:30 p.m., 8 Pease Drive. Snowshoe hike followed by sugar house tour at Pease Sugarbush. Sponsored by the Rivendell Trails Association. Free. 603-353-2139.


Performances -- February 28

Jazzy Fairy Tales and More in Hanover: 11 a.m., Alumni Hall at Hopkins Center for the Arts, 2 E. Wheelock St. The Fred Haas jazz quintet introduces jazz music to children ages 3 and up. Free. 603-646-2010.


42nd Street in Lebanon: 2 and 7:30 p.m., Lebanon Opera House, 51 N. Park St. A North Country Community Theatre teen production of the musical about a Broadway show in the Great Depression ^ $10 or $15. 603-448-0400.


Jazzy Fairy Tales and More in Claremont: 3 p.m., CSB Community Center, 152 South St. The Fred Haas jazz quintet introduces jazz music to children ages 3 and up. Free. 603-646-2010.


Rusty Dewees "The Logger" in Windsor: 7 p.m., Windsor High School, 127 State St. Comedian performs in fundraiser for the West Weathersfield Volunteer Fire Department ^ $25. 802-952-9712.


Blithe Spirit in White River Junction: 7:30 p.m., Briggs Opera House, 4 S. Main St. A Northern Stage production of the comedy by Noel Coward ^ $15-$55. 802-296-7000.


Romeo and Juliet in Hanover: 8 p.m., Moore Theater at Hopkins Center, 4 E. Wheelock St. A Dartmouth Theater Department production take on the Shakespeare tale of star-crossed lovers ^ $10 or $12. 603-646-2422.


Dartmouth Symphony Orchestra in Hanover: 8 p.m., Spaulding Auditorium at Hopkins Center, 2 E. Wheelock St. Group plays Dvorak's Symphony No. 9, Copeland's Buckaroo Holiday and Gershwin's An American in Paris ^ $10 or $15. 603-646-2422.


March 1 Sunday

Hands-On Science Activities in Norwich: 11 a.m. and 3 p.m., Montshire Museum, 1 Montshire Road. Science activities for adults and children. Free with admission ^ $14 or $11, under 2 free. 802-649-2200.


Big Trees of New Hampshire in Etna: 2-3 p.m., Trumbull Hall, 195 Etna Road. Author Kevin Martin discusses the biggest trees in the state and how wildlife use them. A Hanover Conservancy event. Free. 603-643-3433.


Bingo in White River Junction: 6-9 p.m., Gates-Briggs Building, Main Street. Sponsored by American Legion Post 26 ^ $20 and up. 802-295-5348.


Bazaars/Fairs -- March 1

Girl Scout Cookie Booth in Woodstock: 11:30 a.m.-3 p.m., Poulus Insurance Agency, 35 Pleasant St. ^ Cost dependent on amount purchased. 802-672-5179.


Children's Events -- March 1

Storytelling at Occom Pond in Hanover: 11 a.m.-noon, Dartmouth Outing Club House, 10 Hilton Field Road. Community members read stories to children ages 3-8. Free. 603-643-6534.


Star Book Craft in Hanover: 2-4 p.m., Howe Library, 13 South St. Make a color star book to hang up in the library for the arrival of spring. Free. 603-643-4120.


Community Meals -- March 1

Valley Singles Club in Claremont: 5-7:30 p.m., Union Church, 133 Old Church Road. Meet new friends at a potluck dinner for adults age 50 and older. Bring a dish to share and a beverage. Not a church-sponsored function. Free. 603-826-5877 or 802-299-0491.


Farmers Markets -- March 1

Windsor Farmers Market: 11:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m., Welcome Center, 3 Railroad Ave. Free admission. 802-359-2551.


Film -- March 1

American Sniper in Woodstock: 3 p.m., Woodstock Town Hall Theatre, 31 The Green. The story of Navy SEAL sniper Chris Kyle ^ $6-$8. 802-457-3981.


Lion in Winter in Hanover: 4 p.m., Loew Auditorium, Visual Arts Center, 22 Lebanon St. A historical drama starring Katharine Hepburn and Peter O'Toole ^ $8. 603-646-2422.


Meditation -- March 1

Meditation in White River Junction: 10 a.m.-noon, Shambhala Center, 158 S. Main St. Open meditation with instruction available ^ Donation. 802-484-7235.


Ongoing -- March 1

Enfield Shaker Museum: 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Wednesday-Saturday; noon-4 p.m. Sunday, 447 Route 4A. Self-guided tours with historical interpreter ^ $3-$12, under 5 free. 603-632-4346.


Hartford Historical Society Museum: 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Monday-Friday, Garipay House, 1461 Maple St. Tour and exhibits, including one on the Abenaki tribe. Free. 802-296-3132.


Joseph Smith Birthplace Memorial in South Royalton: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday; 1:30-5 p.m. Sunday, 357 LDS Lane. Memorial includes historic artifacts, films, sculptures and hiking paths. New: showings of Meet the Mormons. Free. 802-763-7742.


Montshire Museum of Science in Norwich: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 1 Montshire Road ^ $14 or $11, under 2 free. "The Light Around Us: Color, Reflections and Invisible Energy," on display until May 10. "Farmers, Warriors, Builders: The Hidden Life of Ants," on display until April 5. 802-649-2200.


Vermont Institute of Natural Science in Quechee: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. daily, 6565 Woodstock Road. Trails, exhibits, live bird programs and animal feeding times ^ $11-$13, under 3 free. 802-359-5000.


Performances -- March 1

Romeo and Juliet in Hanover: 2 p.m., Moore Theater at Hopkins Center, 4 E. Wheelock St. A Dartmouth Theater Department production take on the Shakespeare tale of star-crossed lovers ^ $10 or $12. 603-646-2422.


42nd Street in Lebanon: 4 p.m., Lebanon Opera House, 51 N. Park St. A North Country Community Theatre teen production of the musical about a Broadway show in the Great Depression ^ $10 or $15. 603-448-0400.


Piano and Violin Concert in Hanover: 4-5:30 p.m., Faulkner Recital Hall at Hopkins Center, 4 E. Wheelock St. Chonghyo Shin and Michelle Liechti play works by Brahms, Beethoven, Bach and Debussy. Free. 603-646-3531.


Blithe Spirit in White River Junction: 5 p.m., Briggs Opera House, 4 S. Main St. A Northern Stage production of the comedy by Noel Coward ^ $15-$55. 802-296-7000.


March 2 Monday

Downton Abbey Tea and Conversation in Norwich: 11 a.m., Public Library, 368 Main St. Tea, snacks and conversation for fans of the PBS series. Free. 802-649-1184.


Activities at Spark in Lebanon: Employment skills, 11 a.m. Lunch social, noon. Arts and crafts, 1 p.m. Games with Dartmouth College students, 3:30 p.m. Spark Community Center, 75 Bank St. 603-678-8619.


Project Search Information Night in Lebanon: 5:30 p.m., Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, 1 Medical Center Drive. Information about a school-to-work program for high school seniors with cognitive or physical disabilities. Free. 603-650-6439.


Dreams and Soul Travel: Keys to Healing and Inner Peace in White River Junction: 6:30-7:30 p.m., Upper Valley Food Co-op, 193 N. Main St. Hosted by Eckankar of Vermont. Free. 800-772-9390.


Harmony Night in Lebanon: 6:30-8:30 p.m., Music room at Lebanon High School, 195 Hanover St. A cappella community chorus welcomes all skill levels. Free. 603-863-2319.


Harmony Night in Lebanon: 6:30-8:30 p.m., Music room at Lebanon High School, 195 Hanover St. A cappella community chorus welcomes all skill levels. Free. 603-863-2319.


Genealogy Group in Windsor: 7 p.m., Windsor Public Library, 43 State St. Work with genealogist Pamm Trask to discover roots. Free. 802-674-2556.


Children's Events -- March 2

Stories and Activities in Lebanon: 10:30-11:15 a.m., Lebanon Public Library, 9 E. Park St. For children of all ages with caregivers. Free. 603-448-2459.


Toddler Story Time in Hanover: 10:30-11 a.m., Howe Library, 13 South St. For children ages 2-3 with caregivers. Free. 603-643-4120.


Community Meals -- March 2

Soup Kitchen Meal in Claremont: 4-5:30 p.m., 53 Central St. Free. 603-543-3290.


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.


Dances -- March 2

Tango Workshop in Hanover: 7-10 p.m., Sarner Underground, 9 W. Wheelock St. Guillermo Merlo and Fernanda Ghi, tango masters and performers, teach workshops on March 2 and 9 ^ $20 for one, $30 for both. 516-637-7545.


Argentine Tango Dance Course and Practice in Hanover: 7:30-10 p.m., Sarner Underground, North Main Street. Introductory and intermediate instruction ^ $5 per class. Sponsored by Dartmouth Argentine Tango Society. 516-637-7545.


Film -- March 2

Koyaanisqatsi in Hanover: 7-9:45 p.m., Howe Library, 13 South St. Part of the Cine Salon series "Moments." Free. 603-643-4120.


American Sniper in Woodstock: 7:30 p.m., Woodstock Town Hall Theatre, 31 The Green. The story of Navy SEAL sniper Chris Kyle ^ $6-$8. 802-457-3981.


Health -- March 2

Health Clinic in Lebanon: 10 a.m.-noon, Upper Valley Senior Center, 10 Campbell St. Blood pressure, glucose screening and nurse consultations. Free. 603-526-4077.


Health Talk in Claremont: 10:30-11:30 a.m., Earl Bourdon Centre, 67 Maple Ave. Topic is "Best Remedies to Battle Irritable Bowel." Free. 603-543-6800.


Foot Clinic in Plainfield: 1-4 p.m., Philip Read Memorial Library, 1088 Route 12A. Foot care by appointment ^ $20. 603-543-6800.


Meditation -- March 2

Meditation and Discussion in Hanover: 5:30-7 p.m., Friends Meeting House, 43 Lebanon St. Sponsored by Valley Insight Meditation Society ^ Donation. 802-649-7085.


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 -- March 2

Enfield Shaker Museum: 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Wednesday-Saturday; noon-4 p.m. Sunday, 447 Route 4A. Self-guided tours with historical interpreter ^ $3-$12, under 5 free. 603-632-4346.


Hartford Historical Society Museum: 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Monday-Friday, Garipay House, 1461 Maple St. Tour and exhibits, including one on the Abenaki tribe. Free. 802-296-3132.


Joseph Smith Birthplace Memorial in South Royalton: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday; 1:30-5 p.m. Sunday, 357 LDS Lane. Memorial includes historic artifacts, films, sculptures and hiking paths. New: showings of Meet the Mormons. Free. 802-763-7742.


Montshire Museum of Science in Norwich: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 1 Montshire Road ^ $14 or $11, under 2 free. "The Light Around Us: Color, Reflections and Invisible Energy," on display until May 10. "Farmers, Warriors, Builders: The Hidden Life of Ants," on display until April 5. 802-649-2200.


Vermont Institute of Natural Science in Quechee: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. daily, 6565 Woodstock Road. Trails, exhibits, live bird programs and animal feeding times ^ $11-$13, under 3 free. 802-359-5000.


Senior Centers -- March 2

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, 4:15 p.m. 7 Pleasant St. 603-526-6368.


Mascoma Area Center in Canaan: Bone builders, 8:30 a.m. Blood pressure check, 11:30 a.m. Lunch at noon ^ $3 and $7. 1166 Route 4. 603-523-4333.


Thompson Center in Woodstock: Tax assistance, 8:45 a.m. Exercise, 9 a.m. Memoir club, 10:15 a.m. Bingo, 10:30 a.m. Lunch at noon ^ $5 or $7. Bridge, advance directives, advisory meeting, 1 p.m. 99 Senior Lane. 802-457-3277.


Bugbee Center in White River Junction: Heart warmers, 9 a.m. Lunch at noon ^ $5. Bingo, shopping, 1 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. Bingo, 6 p.m. 176 Waits River Road. 802-222-4782.


Upper Valley Center in Lebanon: Chair exercise, gift shop, ways and means, 9 a.m. Walking club, 9:30 a.m. Blood pressure clinic, 10 a.m.-noon. Sharing with Eunie, 10:30 a.m. Crochet club, 11 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. Scrapbooking, 10:30 a.m. Lunch at noon ^ $3 or $6. Quilting group, 1 p.m. 91 Horse Meadow Road. 603-787-2539.


Bone Builders for Seniors in Hartland: 9:45 a.m., Damon Hall, 1 Quechee Road. Sponsored by Green Mountain Retired Senior Volunteer Program. Free. 802-436-2336.


Greater Randolph Center: Bingo, Wii games, exercise, 10:30 a.m. Lunch at noon ^ $4 or $5. Contract bridge at Joslyn House, 2:15-4 p.m. 6 Hale St. 802-728-9324.


Black Center in Hanover: Knitting, 1 p.m. Advisory committee meeting, 2 p.m. Black Community Center, 48 Lebanon St. 603-643-5531.


Line Dancing in Hartland: 1-3 p.m., Damon Hall, 1 Quechee Road. Bring dancing shoes for classes taught by Jamie Orr ^ $20 for four weeks, refreshments free. 802-436-2336.


March 3 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.


International Women's Club Coffee Drop-In in Hanover: 10-11 a.m., Howe Library, 13 South St. Casual meeting of a social organization that supports women from around the world. New members welcome. Free. 603-643-3033.


Activities at Spark in Lebanon: Music, 11 a.m. Lunch social, noon. Global Campus' Yahtzee club, 2 p.m. Sparks of the Round Table, 3 p.m. Spark Community Center, 75 Bank St. 603-678-8619.


Bingo in Enfield: 6:30 p.m., Enfield Community Center, 308 Route 4. Sponsored by the Enfield Firefighters Association ^ $20 for 12 cards; $25 for 18-36 cards for all-night play. Refreshments available. 603-632-5438.


Children's Events -- March 3

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.


Early Literacy Story Time in Hartland: 10:30-11 a.m., Hartland Library, 153 Route 5. Stories and crafts for children up to age 5 with caregivers. Free. 802-738-2473.


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.


Preschool Stories and Activities in Lebanon: 10:30-11:15 a.m., Lebanon Library, 9 E. Park St. For children ages 3-6 with caregivers. Free. 603-448-2459.


Community Meals -- March 3

Soup Kitchen Meal in Claremont: 4-5:30 p.m., 53 Central St. Free. 603-543-3290.


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


Dances -- March 3

Line Dance Lessons in White River Junction: 6-7:30 p.m., VFW Post 2571, 97 S. Main St. All levels welcome. No experience necessary ^ $6. 603-448-1497.


Health -- March 3

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., Newport Senior Center, 76 S. Main St. Blood pressure, glucose screenings and nurse consultations. Free. 603-863-3177.


Lectures -- March 3

Hanover Garden Club in Hanover: 1-2:30 p.m., Mayer Room, Howe Library, 13 South St. Author Kerry Mendez discusses her book The Right-Size Flower Garden, Simplify Your Outdoor Space with Smart Design Solutions and Plant Choices. Free. 603-353-4318.


Women's Network of the Upper Valley in Hanover: 6:30-8:30 p.m., Howe Library, 13 South St. Artist and lecturer Chiho Kaneko discusses the impact of the Fukushima nuclear reactor disaster on Japan. Free. 603-643-4143.


Meditation -- March 3

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.


Meditation and Discussion in Hanover: 5:30-7 p.m., St. Thomas Episcopal Church, 9 W. Wheelock St. Sponsored by Valley Insight Meditation Society ^ Donation. 802-649-7085.


Meditation in White River Junction: 5:30-6:30 p.m., Shambhala Center, 158 S. Main St. Open meditation with instruction available ^ Donation. 802-484-7235.


Ongoing -- March 3

Enfield Shaker Museum: 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Wednesday-Saturday; noon-4 p.m. Sunday, 447 Route 4A. Self-guided tours with historical interpreter ^ $3-$12, under 5 free. 603-632-4346.


Hartford Historical Society Museum: 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Monday-Friday, Garipay House, 1461 Maple St. Tour and exhibits, including one on the Abenaki tribe. Free. 802-296-3132.


Joseph Smith Birthplace Memorial in South Royalton: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday; 1:30-5 p.m. Sunday, 357 LDS Lane. Memorial includes historic artifacts, films, sculptures and hiking paths. New: showings of Meet the Mormons. Free. 802-763-7742.


Montshire Museum of Science in Norwich: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 1 Montshire Road ^ $14 or $11, under 2 free. "The Light Around Us: Color, Reflections and Invisible Energy," on display until May 10. "Farmers, Warriors, Builders: The Hidden Life of Ants," on display until April 5. 802-649-2200.


Vermont Institute of Natural Science in Quechee: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. daily, 6565 Woodstock Road. Trails, exhibits, live bird programs and animal feeding times ^ $11-$13, under 3 free. 802-359-5000.


Senior Centers -- March 3

Orford Area Senior Services: Foot clinic, 8 a.m. Bone builders, 10:30 a.m. Piano concert, 11:30 a.m. Lunch at noon. United Congregational Church, Main Street. 603-353-9107.


Chapin Center in New London: Walk at Proctor Academy, 8:30 a.m. Computer tutor, 9 a.m. and 2 p.m. 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.


Greater Randolph Center: Birthday celebration day. Lift for life, 8:30 a.m. Mahjong, card games, 10 a.m. Cribbage, 10:30 a.m. Lunch at noon ^ $4 or $5. 6 Hale St. 802-728-9324.


Horse Meadow Center in North Haverhill: Breakfast, 8:30 a.m. Nifty Needlers, 9:30 a.m. Foot clinic, 10 a.m. Lunch at noon ^ $3 or $6. Chair yoga, 12:45 p.m. 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 ^ $5. Cribbage, fitness, 1 p.m. 262 N. Main St. 802-295-9068.


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


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, 3 p.m. 99 Senior Lane. 802-457-3277.


Upper Valley Center in Lebanon: Chair exercise, gift shop, 9 a.m. Tax preparation, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Lunch at noon ^ $3 or $7.50. Line dancing ^ $6 or $8, bus to West Lebanon, 1 p.m. 10 Campbell St. 603-448-4213.


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


March 4 Wednesday

Activities at Spark in Lebanon: Gardening, 11 a.m. Cooking, noon. Knitting, 2 p.m. Creative writing, 3 p.m. Self-advocacy workshop, 4 p.m. Spark Community Center, 75 Bank St. 603-678-8619.


Lebanon Interdisciplinary Geriatric Homecare Team Meeting in Lebanon: 1-3 p.m., Upper Valley Senior Center, 10 Campbell St. Learn how to develop health plans with assistance from Upper Valley organizations. Free. 603-448-1558.


Bingo in Charlestown: 5-9 p.m., VFW, 365 Lovers Lane Road. Twelve regular games and six special games, including a winner take all. Free admission ^ Cost for games varies. Refreshments available for purchase. 603-826-5186.


"A Course in Miracles" in Woodstock: 5:30-7 p.m., North Universalist Chapel Society, 7 Church St. Reading and discussion group. Free. 603-353-9827.


Children's Events -- March 4

Toddler Story Time in Grantham: 10-11 a.m., Dunbar Free Library, 401 Route 10 South. Stories and craft for children up to age 3. Free. 603-863-2172.


Preschool Stories in Hanover: 10:30-11:15 a.m., Howe Library, 13 South St. For children ages 3-5. Free. 603-643-4120.


Stories and Activities in West Lebanon: 10:30-11:15 a.m., Kilton Library, 80 Main St. For children of all ages with caregivers. Free. 603-298-8544.


St. Patrick's Day Craft in Claremont: 4-5 p.m., Fiske Free Library, 108 Broad St. Make shamrock bookmarks and window ornaments. Free. 603-542-7017.


Community Meals -- March 4

Soup Kitchen Meal in Claremont: 4-5:30 p.m., 53 Central St. Free. 603-543-3290.


Community Meal in Windsor: 5-6 p.m., American Legion Hall on Court Street. Bring a friend for a meal sponsored by Windsor churches and community groups. Free. 802-674-2157.


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


Film -- March 4

The Vermont Movie Part 4: Doers and Shapers in Fairlee: 7 p.m., Fairlee Library, 221 Route 5 North. Free. 802-333-4716.


Health -- March 4

Foot Clinic in Claremont: 8:30 a.m.-3 p.m., Senior Center, 5 Acer Heights Road. Foot care by appointment ^ $20. 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.


Foot Clinic in Lebanon: 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Upper Valley Senior Center, 10 Campbell St. Foot care by appointment ^ $25. 603-448-4213.


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.


Lectures -- March 4

"What If Poor Women Ran the World?" in Norwich: 7 p.m., Congregational Church, 15 Church St. Labor historian Annelise Orleck tells the story of nine African-American maids in Las Vegas in the 1970s who built an anti-poverty program run. Free. 802-262-2626.


Meditation -- March 4

Meditation and Discussion in Lebanon: 4:45-6 p.m., 14 Green St. Meditation followed by discussion. ^ Donation. 802-649-7085.


Introduction to Zen Practice in White River Junction: 6-7 p.m., Upper Valley Zen Center, 58 Bridge St. Newcomers welcome ^ Donation. 603-448-4877.


Ongoing -- March 4

Enfield Shaker Museum: 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Wednesday-Saturday; noon-4 p.m. Sunday, 447 Route 4A. Self-guided tours with historical interpreter ^ $3-$12, under 5 free. 603-632-4346.


Five Colleges Book Sale Donations: 9 a.m.-4: p.m. Monday-Tuesday and Thursday-Saturday; 9 a.m.-7 p.m., Wednesday, at the following locations: 82 Benning St. (behind Shaw's Plaza), West Lebanon. Powerhouse Plaza, Route 12A, West Lebanon. Co-op Food Store, 12 Centerra Parkway, Lebanon. Lebanon Public Library, 9 E. Park St. Kilton Public Library, 80 Main St., West Lebanon. Howe Library, rear entrance, 13 South St., Hanover. 603-277-9191.


Hartford Historical Society Museum: 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Monday-Friday, Garipay House, 1461 Maple St. Tour and exhibits, including one on the Abenaki tribe. Free. 802-296-3132.


Joseph Smith Birthplace Memorial in South Royalton: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday; 1:30-5 p.m. Sunday, 357 LDS Lane. Memorial includes historic artifacts, films, sculptures and hiking paths. New: showings of Meet the Mormons. Free. 802-763-7742.


Montshire Museum of Science in Norwich: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 1 Montshire Road ^ $14 or $11, under 2 free. "The Light Around Us: Color, Reflections and Invisible Energy," on display until May 10. "Farmers, Warriors, Builders: The Hidden Life of Ants," on display until April 5. 802-649-2200.


Vermont Institute of Natural Science in Quechee: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. daily, 6565 Woodstock Road. Trails, exhibits, live bird programs and animal feeding times ^ $11-$13, under 3 free. 802-359-5000.


Performances -- March 4

Student Band and Wind Ensemble Concert in Hanover: 7-8 p.m., Hanover High School, 41 Lebanon St. Hanover High School students play selections from Guys and Dolls and How to Train Your Dragon, and works by Handel and Sousa ^ Donation. 603-643-3431.


Senior Centers -- March 4

Orange East Center in Bradford, Vt.: Tai chi ^ Donation, 8 a.m. Lunch at noon ^ $3 or $5. Computer class, 3 p.m. Cribbage ^ $2, 7 p.m. 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. Foot clinic 9:45 a.m.-1 p.m. Crafts, 10:30 a.m. Lunch at noon ^ $4 or $5. Book club, 12:45 p.m. 6 Hale St. 802-728-9324.


Bugbee Center in White River Junction: Computer class, 8:45 a.m. Poetry, 10 a.m. Lunch at noon ^ $5. Line dancing, 1:30 p.m. 262 N. Main St. 802-295-9068.


Thompson Center in Woodstock: Walking program, bus to West Lebanon, 9 a.m. Tai chi, chair massages, 10 a.m. 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, 9 a.m. Mahjong, 10 a.m. Foot care by appointment, 10 a.m.-noon. Bone builders, 10:30 a.m. Accordion concert, 11:30 a.m. Lunch at noon ^ $3 or $7.50. Bus to Centerra, light presentation, 1 p.m. 10 Campbell St. 603-448-4213.


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


Bone Builders for Seniors in Hartland: 9:45 a.m., Damon Hall, 1 Quechee Road. Sponsored by Green Mountain Retired Senior Volunteer Program. Free. 802-436-2336.


Black Center in Hanover: Interfaith coffee, 10 a.m. "Break Bread" lunch ^ $3, 11 a.m. Movie Boyhood, 1 p.m. R.W. Black Community Center, 48 Lebanon St. 603-643-5531.


Mascoma Area Center in Canaan: Food pantry and foot clinic by appointment. Harp concert, 11:30 a.m. Lunch, 50/50 raffle, at noon ^ $3 and $7. Bingo, 12:30 p.m. 1166 Route 4. 603-523-4333.


March 5 Thursday

Income Tax Preparation in Newport: 8:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m., Senior Center, 76 S. Main St. Filing assistance for low- to moderate-income households. Sponsored by AARP Foundation. Free. Call for appointment. 603-863-3177.


Coffee and Cocoa Club in West Lebanon: 9-9:50 a.m., Campion Rink, 394 N. Main St. Learn to skate or improve your skills. All ages welcome ^ $15. 603-643-1222.


Disaster Relief Quilting in Hanover: 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Our Savior Lutheran Church, 5 Summer St. Work on quilts that will be donated to disaster victims. Bring a lunch. Training and materials provided. Free. 603-643-3703.


Activities at Spark in Lebanon: Lunch social, noon. Life skills, 1 p.m. Uno club, 2 p.m. TLC crafts, 4 p.m. Spark Community Center, 75 Bank St. 603-678-8619.


Book Buffet in West Lebanon: Noon-1 p.m., Kilton Library, 80 Main St. Bring your lunch and join a discussion about recent novels translated into English. Free. 603-298-8544.


New England Classical Academy Open House in Claremont: 4-7 p.m., 18 Central St. Meet faculty and explore the PreK-12 school and curriculum. Q&A with headmaster Mario Enzler at 5:30 p.m. Free. 603-542-6341.


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 for purchase. Age 18 and over. 603-543-7118.


Art Reception in Claremont: 5-6 p.m., Claremont Opera House, 58 Opera House Square. Opening for "News and Views: A Study of the Worlds Around Us," which features work by e-Ticker News publisher Phyllis A. Muzeroll and photographer Bill Binder. Free. 603-542-4433.


Tax Preparation Assistance in Bradford, Vt.: 5-7 p.m., Public Library, 21 S. Main St. Call for details. Free. 802-222-4536.


Book Discussion in Hartford: 6:30 p.m., Hartford Library, 1587 Maple St. Topic is Magnificent Obesity: My Search for Wellness, Voice and Meaning in the Second Half of Life by Martha Moravec. Free. 802-296-2568.


Children's Events -- March 5

Preschool Story Time in Grantham: 10-11 a.m., Dunbar Free Library, 401 Route 10 South. Stories and craft for children up to age 3. Free. 603-863-2172.


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.


Preschool Stories and Activities in West Lebanon: 10:30-11:15 a.m., Kilton Library, 80 Main St. For children ages 3-6 with caregivers. Free. 603-298-8544.


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.


Legos at the Library in Hanover: 3:30-5 p.m., Howe Library, 13 South St. Drop-in program for children age 4 and older. Free. 603-643-4120.


Community Meals -- March 5

Soup Kitchen Meal in Claremont: 4-5:30 p.m., 53 Central St. Free. 603-543-3290.


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


Dances -- March 5

Waltz and Dance in Thetford Center: 7-9 p.m., Rice Mills Community Center, Route 132 between Tucker Hill and Ulman roads. Waltzing, 7-8:30 p.m. Night club two step, 8:30-9 p.m. All levels welcome. Informal instruction available. Bring water and clean soft-soled shoes ^ $5. 802-333-3834.


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


Health Talk in Newport: 12:30-1:30 p.m., Meadow Road Senior Housing, 2 Meadow Road. Topic is "Best Remedies to Battle Irritable Bowel." Free. 603-543-6800.


Lectures -- March 5

Artist Talk in White River Junction: 3-5 p.m., Center for Cartoon Studies, 46 S. Main St. Sophie Yanow, CCS fellow and cartoonist, discusses nonfiction, autobiography and poetry in comics. Free. 802-295-3319.


Meditation -- March 5

Meditation and Discussion in Lebanon: 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m., 14 Green St. Meditation followed by discussion. ^ Donation. 802-649-7085.


Meditation in White River Junction: Noon-1 p.m., Shambhala Center, 158 S. Main St. Walking and sitting meditation with instruction available ^ Donation. 802-484-7235.


"Everday Zen: Relating Buddhism to Everyday Life" in White River Junction: 7-8:30 p.m., Upper Valley Zen Center, 58 Bridge St. Continues through April 9 ^ $30 Donation. 603-448-4877.


Ongoing -- March 5

Enfield Shaker Museum: 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Wednesday-Saturday; noon-4 p.m. Sunday, 447 Route 4A. Self-guided tours with historical interpreter ^ $3-$12, under 5 free. 603-632-4346.


Five Colleges Book Sale Donations: 9 a.m.-4: p.m. Monday-Tuesday and Thursday-Saturday; 9 a.m.-7 p.m., Wednesday, at the following locations: 82 Benning St. (behind Shaw's Plaza), West Lebanon. Powerhouse Plaza, Route 12A, West Lebanon. Co-op Food Store, 12 Centerra Parkway, Lebanon. Lebanon Public Library, 9 E. Park St. Kilton Public Library, 80 Main St., West Lebanon. Howe Library, rear entrance, 13 South St., Hanover. 603-277-9191.


Hartford Historical Society Museum: 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Monday-Friday, Garipay House, 1461 Maple St. Tour and exhibits, including one on the Abenaki tribe. Free. 802-296-3132.


Joseph Smith Birthplace Memorial in South Royalton: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday; 1:30-5 p.m. Sunday, 357 LDS Lane. Memorial includes historic artifacts, films, sculptures and hiking paths. New: showings of Meet the Mormons. Free. 802-763-7742.


Montshire Museum of Science in Norwich: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 1 Montshire Road ^ $14 or $11, under 2 free. "The Light Around Us: Color, Reflections and Invisible Energy," on display until May 10. "Farmers, Warriors, Builders: The Hidden Life of Ants," on display until April 5. 802-649-2200.


Vermont Institute of Natural Science in Quechee: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. daily, 6565 Woodstock Road. Trails, exhibits, live bird programs and animal feeding times ^ $11-$13, under 3 free. 802-359-5000.


Senior Centers -- March 5

Chapin Center in New London: Walk at Proctor Academy, 8:30 a.m. Contract bridge, 9:30 a.m. Dominoes, 4 p.m. 37 Pleasant St. 603-526-6368.


Greater Randolph Center: Lift for life, 8:30 a.m. Open for Wii activities, card games. 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.


Bugbee Center in White River Junction: Computer class, 8:45 a.m. Quilting, 9 a.m. Lunch at noon ^ $5. 262 N. Main St. 802-295-9068.


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


Horse Meadow Center in North Haverhill: Art class, 9 a.m. Floral arrangements, 9:30 a.m. Blood pressure clinic, 11 a.m. Lunch at noon ^ $3 or $6. Line dancing, 12:45 p.m. Cribbage, 1 p.m. 91 Horse Meadow Road. 603-787-2539.


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


Thompson Center in Woodstock: Exercise, 9 a.m. Cribbage, 10 a.m. Italian study, bingo, 10:30 a.m. Italian table, lunch at noon ^ $5 or $7. Beginner Italian class, 1:15 p.m. Bone builders, 3 p.m. 99 Senior Lane. 802-457-3277.


Upper Valley Center in Lebanon: Chair exercise, gift shop, 9 a.m. Chair yoga, walking club, 9:30 a.m. Blood pressure clinic, 10 a.m.-noon. Lunch at noon ^ $3 or $7.50. Bus to West Lebanon, bingo for baubles, 1 p.m. 10 Campbell St. 603-448-4213.


March 6 Friday

Income Tax Preparation in Claremont: 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Senior Center, 5 Acer Heights Road. Filing assistance for low- to moderate-income households. Sponsored by AARP Foundation. Free. Call for appointment. 603-543-5998.


Activities at Spark in Lebanon: Lunch social, noon. Wii bowling, 1 p.m. Improv class, 3 p.m. Science, 4 p.m. Exercise, 5 p.m. Movie, pizza and salad night, 6 p.m. Spark Community Center, 75 Bank St. 603-678-8619.


Drop-In Technical Help in Hanover: 3-5 p.m., Howe Library, 13 South St. Get one-on-one help with technical questions. Free. 603-643-4120.


Celebrating Graphic Novels in White River Junction: 5-7 p.m., Center for Cartoon Studies, 46 S. Main St. Guided tours of the Schulz Library collections include books by "Father of the Graphic Novel" Will Eisner. Free. 802-295-3319.


First Friday in New London: 5-7 p.m., Whipple Hall, Main Street. Musical performances by Will Ogmundson and the Northern New England Repertory Theatre Company. Free. Sponsored by Center for the Arts. 603-526-4444.


Children's Events -- March 6

Community Arts Open Studio for Toddlers in Lebanon: 9:30-11:30 a.m., AVA Gallery and Art Center, 11 Bank St. Open studio for children ages 1-4 with caregivers ^ $5 per child. Continues weekly. 603-448-3117.


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.


Preschool Story Time in Chelsea: 10 a.m., Public Library, 296 Route 110. Stories, snack and craft. Free. 802-685-2188.


Preschool Stories in Hanover: 1-1:30 p.m., Howe Library, 13 South St. For children ages 3-5. Free. 603-643-4120.


Community Meals -- March 6

Soup Kitchen Meal in Claremont: 4-5 p.m., 53 Central St. Free. 603-543-3290.


Fish Fry in Springfield, Vt.: 5-7 p.m., St. Mary's Catholic Church, 10 Pleasant St. Fried or baked haddock, baked potatoes, french fries and dessert ^ $5-$11, under 6 free. 802-885-4375.


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.


Film -- March 6

Ida in Hanover: 6:30 and 8:30 p.m., Loew Auditorium, Visual Arts Center, 22 Lebanon St. The Academy Award winner for best foreign film ^ $8. 603-646-2422.


The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1 in Fairlee: 7 p.m., Fairlee Library, 221 Route 5 North. Watch the third installment of the Hunger Games movies, based off the books by Suzanne Collins. Free. 802-333-4716.


The Imitation Game in Woodstock: 7:30 p.m., Woodstock Town Hall Theatre, 31 The Green. A biopic of Enigma code breaker Alan Turing starring Benedict Cumberbatch ^ $6-$8. 802-457-3981.


Health -- March 6

Health and Foot Clinic in New London: 10:30-11:30 a.m., Blood pressure, glucose screenings and nurse consultations, free. Foot care by appointment, 12:30-4 p.m., ^ $25. Chapin Center, 37 Pleasant St. 603-526-6368.


Lectures -- March 6

"A Heretic in the Lab: Preventing Cancer" in Tunbridge: 7 p.m., Tunbridge Library, 289 Route 110. Medical researcher Michael B. Sporn, of the Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, gives talk. Free. 802-889-3500.


Ongoing -- March 6

Enfield Shaker Museum: 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Wednesday-Saturday; noon-4 p.m. Sunday, 447 Route 4A. Self-guided tours with historical interpreter ^ $3-$12, under 5 free. 603-632-4346.


Five Colleges Book Sale Donations: 9 a.m.-4: p.m. Monday-Tuesday and Thursday-Saturday; 9 a.m.-7 p.m., Wednesday, at the following locations: 82 Benning St. (behind Shaw's Plaza), West Lebanon. Powerhouse Plaza, Route 12A, West Lebanon. Co-op Food Store, 12 Centerra Parkway, Lebanon. Lebanon Public Library, 9 E. Park St. Kilton Public Library, 80 Main St., West Lebanon. Howe Library, rear entrance, 13 South St., Hanover. 603-277-9191.


Bradford, Vt., Historical Society Museum: Fridays 10 a.m.-noon, Academy Building, 172 Main St. Includes display of photographs and artifacts for the town's 250th celebration. Free. 802-222-4423.


Hartford Historical Society Museum: 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Monday-Friday, Garipay House, 1461 Maple St. Tour and exhibits, including one on the Abenaki tribe. Free. 802-296-3132.


Joseph Smith Birthplace Memorial in South Royalton: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday; 1:30-5 p.m. Sunday, 357 LDS Lane. Memorial includes historic artifacts, films, sculptures and hiking paths. New: showings of Meet the Mormons. Free. 802-763-7742.


Montshire Museum of Science in Norwich: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 1 Montshire Road ^ $14 or $11, under 2 free. "The Light Around Us: Color, Reflections and Invisible Energy," on display until May 10. "Farmers, Warriors, Builders: The Hidden Life of Ants," on display until April 5. 802-649-2200.


Vermont Institute of Natural Science in Quechee: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. daily, 6565 Woodstock Road. Trails, exhibits, live bird programs and animal feeding times ^ $11-$13, under 3 free. 802-359-5000.


Performances -- March 6

MUD in Hanover: 6-8 p.m., Warner Bentley Theater, Hopkins Center, 4 E. Wheelock St. A Dartmouth College Theater Department production of the play by Maria Irene Fornes ^ $4. 603-646-2422.


Upper Valley Music Center Musicians in White River Junction: 6 p.m., Hotel Coolidge, 39 S. Main St. Student musicians sing and play works by Brahms, Mozart, Bartok, Grerty and Vivaldi. Doors open at 5 p.m. ^ $10, under 12 free. Cash bar available. 802-295-3118.


Folk and Country Concert in Sunapee: 7-9 p.m., Sunapee Community Coffeehouse, Methodist Church, 17 Lower Main St. Gail Finnie performs folk music. Rick Cooper and Pat Kenneally play rock 'n' roll, folk-pop and "the good" country music ^ Donation. 603-763-2668.


Revibe in Randolph: 7:30 p.m., Chandler Upper Gallery, 71-73 Main St. Funk, rock, jazz and electronica music ^ $12. 802-728-6464.


Senior Centers -- March 6

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 clinic, 10:30-11:30 a.m. Foot clinic ^ $25, 12:30-3:30 p.m. Dementia caregiver group, 1 p.m. 7 Pleasant St. 603-526-6368.


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


Mascoma Area Center in Canaan: Bus to West Lebanon, 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. R.W. Black Community Center, 48 Lebanon St. 603-643-5531.


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: Chair exercise, gift shop, 9 a.m. Suite notes, 10 a.m. Lunch at noon ^ $3 or $7.50. Game day, 1 p.m. 10 Campbell St. 603-448-4213.


Bugbee Center in White River Junction: Tai chi, 10 a.m. Lunch at noon ^ $5. Book club, 12:45 p.m. Bingo, shopping, 1 p.m. 262 N. Main St. 802-295-9068.


Thompson Center in Woodstock: Art class, 10 a.m. Community care coordinator, 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Bingo, 10:30 a.m. German table, lunch at noon ^ $5 or $7. Facebook class, 1:30 p.m. 99 Senior Lane. 802-457-3277.


March 7 Saturday

Home Show and Business Expo in Bethel: 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Whitcomb High School, 273 Pleasant St. Free. Sponsored by the Bethel Business Association. 802-234-5064.


Family Clay in South Pomfret: 10 a.m.-noon, ArtisTree Community Arts Center, 2095 Pomfret Road. Parents and children make an item to be left for glazing and firing ^ $20 per parent-child pair, $5 per extra person. 802-457-3500.


French Conversation Club in Enfield: 10 a.m., Enfield Shaker Museum, 447 Route 4A. Practice French in a social setting. All ability levels welcome. Free. 603-306-6606.


Italian Conversation Club in Enfield: 10 a.m., Mickey's Roadside Cafe, 330 Route 4. Practice Italian in a social setting. All ability levels welcome. Free. 603-632-5026.


Working Woodlands Workshop in Woodstock: 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Forest Center, Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller National Historic Park, 54 Elm St. Learn about winter bird identification from park ecologist Kyle Jones. Snowshoes available. Free. 802-281-5262.


Tax Preparation Assistance in Bradford, Vt.: 10:30 a.m., Public Library, 21 S. Main St. Call for details. Free. 802-222-4536.


Take Apart Day in Norwich: 1 p.m., Montshire Museum, 1 Montshire Road. Explore the "guts" of VCRs, toasters, cameras and toys ^ $14 or $11, under 2 free. 802-649-2200.


Deaf Chat Coffee Hour in West Lebanon: 6-9 p.m., Panera Bread, North Country Plaza, 267 N. Plainfield Road. For those who use sign language or are interested in learning. All abilities welcome. Free. Email Thom at thom744@comcast.net.


Bazaars/Fairs -- March 7

Girl Scout Cookie Booth in Woodstock: 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Poulus Insurance Agency, 35 Pleasant St. ^ Cost dependent on amount purchased. 802-672-5179.


Children's Events -- March 7

Revels Kids Immersion Day in Hanover: 8:15 a.m.-1:15 p.m., R.W. Black Center, 48 Lebanon St. Learn about the Abenaki culture through performances, crafts and food. For ages 3-14 ^ $25 or $30. 866-556-3083.


Story Time in Canaan: 9:30 a.m., Canaan Library, 1173 Route 4. Stories, craft and snack for children of all ages. Free. 603-523-9650.


Storyteller Simon Brooks in Grantham: 10 a.m., Town Offices, 300 Route 10. Celebrate Read Across America with stories and a craft. All ages welcome. Free. 603-863-2172.


Community Arts Open Studio in Lebanon: 11 a.m.-4 p.m., AVA Gallery and Art Center, 11 Bank St. Open studio for all ages ^ $5 per child. Continues weekly. 603-448-3117.


Community Meals -- March 7

Spaghetti Dinner and Silent Auction in Canaan: 5-7 p.m., Mascoma Valley Regional High School, Route 4. Menu includes meatballs, salad and dessert. Proceeds benefit class of 2015 ^ $5 or $10. 603-632-4308.


Turkey and Biscuit Dinner in Ascutney: 5-7 p.m., Martin Memorial Hall, 5259 Route 5. Includes roast turkey, vegetables, mashed potatoes, salad and dessert ^ $10. Takeout available. Sponsored by Ascutney Volunteer Fire Department. 802-674-6869.


Wild Game Dinner in Meriden: 5-7 p.m., Kimball Union Academy, Main Street ^ $4-$16 in advance, $10 or $18, at the door. 603-469-3624.


Film -- March 7

Waste Land in Woodstock: 3 p.m., Billings Farm & Museum, 69 Old River Road. Documentary about artist Vik Muniz and his trip to Brazil's largest dump to work on a project ^ $6 or $11. 802-457-2355.


Unbroken in Hanover: 5 and 8 p.m., Loew Auditorium, Visual Arts Center, 22 Lebanon St. A true story about Olympian Louis Zamperini, who was held as a prisoner of war in Japan in World War II ^ $8. 603-646-2422.


The Imitation Game in Woodstock: 7:30 p.m., Woodstock Town Hall Theatre, 31 The Green. A biopic of Enigma code breaker Alan Turing starring Benedict Cumberbatch ^ $6-$8. 802-457-3981.


Lectures -- March 7

"Privacy and Security in the Age of the Internet" in Hanover: 1-4 p.m., Filene Auditorium in Moore Hall, 3 Maynard Street. Sean Smith, director of Dartmouth College's Institute for Security, Technology and Society, speaks at the Dartmouth Club of Upper Valley's annual seminar ^ $8. 860-967-6543.


Art Tour in Hanover: 2 p.m., Hood Museum of Art, 6 E. Wheelock St. Introductory tour of the exhibit "Poseidon and the Sea: Myth, Cult, and Daily Life." Free. 603-646-2808.


New England Meetinghouse Talk in Orford: 7 p.m., United Congregational Church, Main Street. Paul Wainwright discusses "New England's Colonial Meetinghouses and Their Impact on American Society." Free. 603-353-9307.


Ongoing -- March 7

Enfield Shaker Museum: 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Wednesday-Saturday; noon-4 p.m. Sunday, 447 Route 4A. Self-guided tours with historical interpreter ^ $3-$12, under 5 free. 603-632-4346.


Five Colleges Book Sale Donations: 9 a.m.-4: p.m. Monday-Tuesday and Thursday-Saturday; 9 a.m.-7 p.m., Wednesday, at the following locations: 82 Benning St. (behind Shaw's Plaza), West Lebanon. Powerhouse Plaza, Route 12A, West Lebanon. Co-op Food Store, 12 Centerra Parkway, Lebanon. Lebanon Public Library, 9 E. Park St. Kilton Public Library, 80 Main St., West Lebanon. Howe Library, rear entrance, 13 South St., Hanover. 603-277-9191.


Bradford, Vt., Historical Society Museum: Fridays 10 a.m.-noon, Academy Building, 172 Main St. Includes display of photographs and artifacts for the town's 250th celebration. Free. 802-222-4423.


Hartford Historical Society Museum: 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Monday-Friday, Garipay House, 1461 Maple St. Tour and exhibits, including one on the Abenaki tribe. Free. 802-296-3132.


Joseph Smith Birthplace Memorial in South Royalton: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday; 1:30-5 p.m. Sunday, 357 LDS Lane. Memorial includes historic artifacts, films, sculptures and hiking paths. New: showings of Meet the Mormons. Free. 802-763-7742.


Montshire Museum of Science in Norwich: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 1 Montshire Road ^ $14 or $11, under 2 free. "The Light Around Us: Color, Reflections and Invisible Energy," on display until May 10. "Farmers, Warriors, Builders: The Hidden Life of Ants," on display until April 5. 802-649-2200.


Vermont Institute of Natural Science in Quechee: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. daily, 6565 Woodstock Road. Trails, exhibits, live bird programs and animal feeding times ^ $11-$13, under 3 free. 802-359-5000.


Outdoors -- March 7

Snowshow or Hike in Thetford: 1-4 p.m., Houghton Hill Road. Learn about the winter habits of animals on a hike at the Zebedee Wetlands with members of the Upper Valley Land Trust. Led by Doug Brown. A family event. Free. 603-643-6626.


Apple Tree Pruning Workshop in Hanover: 2-4 p.m., Summit of Balch Hill, 1 Grasse Road. Learn about fruit tree pruning while helping out the orchard at Balch Hill with the Hanover Conservancy. Bring pruning saw, gloves and a snack. Free. 603-643-3433.


Performances -- March 7

Yankee Doodle Circus in Bradford, Vt.: 1 and 4 p.m., Oxbow Union High School, Route 5. Show includes acrobatics, juggling and animals ^ $6 or $18. 603-728-5636.


Piano Concert in Woodstock: 2 p.m., Norman Williams Library, 10 The Green. Nine area pianists perform works by Gershwin, Beethoven and others on a grand piano donated to the library ^ Donation. 802-457-2295.


MUD in Hanover: 6-8 p.m., Warner Bentley Theater, Hopkins Center, 4 E. Wheelock St. A Dartmouth College Theater Department production of the play by Maria Irene Fornes ^ $4. 603-646-2422.


Atrophy in Claremont: 7 p.m., Claremont Opera House, 58 Opera House Square. A Repertory Theatre Company production of a play written by Stevens High School senior Shelby Lynhall ^ $10. 603-542-4433.


Opera North Concert in Wilder: 7-8:30 p.m., Wilder Center, 2087 Hartford Ave. Features works by Aaron Copeland, George Gershwin and Cole Porter ^ $15 or $30. 603-448-4141.


Senior Centers -- March 7

Chapin Center in New London: Computer class, 9-11 a.m. 7 Pleasant St. 603-526-6368.


March 8 Sunday

Hands-On Science Activities in Norwich: 11 a.m. and 3 p.m., Montshire Museum, 1 Montshire Road. Science activities for adults and children. Free with admission ^ $14 or $11, under 2 free. 802-649-2200.


Bingo in White River Junction: 6-9 p.m., Gates-Briggs Building, Main Street. Sponsored by American Legion Post 26 ^ $20 and up. 802-295-5348.


Bazaars/Fairs -- March 8

Girl Scout Cookie Booth in Woodstock: 11 a.m.-3 p.m., Poulus Insurance Agency, 35 Pleasant St. ^ Cost dependent on amount purchased. 802-672-5179.


Community Meals -- March 8

Valley Singles Club in Claremont: 5-7:30 p.m., Union Church, 133 Old Church Road. Meet new friends at a potluck dinner for adults age 50 and older. Bring a dish to share and a beverage. Not a church-sponsored function. Free. 603-826-5877 or 802-299-0491.


Dances -- March 8

International Folk Dance in Norwich: 3-6 p.m., Tracy Hall, 300 Main St. Traditional music and dance from many cultures. No experience or partners necessary. Bring soft-soled shoes ^ $4 or $8. 802-436-2151.


Film -- March 8

The Imitation Game in Woodstock: 3 p.m., Woodstock Town Hall Theatre, 31 The Green. A biopic of Enigma code breaker Alan Turing starring Benedict Cumberbatch ^ $6-$8. 802-457-3981.


Wild in Hanover: 4 and 7 p.m., Loew Auditorium, Visual Arts Center, 22 Lebanon St. A woman's solo journey hiking the Pacific Crest Trail ^ $8. 603-646-2422.


Meditation -- March 8

Meditation and Discussion in Lebanon: 9:50 a.m.-noon, AVA Gallery, 11 Bank St. Meditation followed by discussion ^ Donation. Sponsored by Valley Insight Meditation Society. 802-649-7085.


Meditation in White River Junction: 10 a.m.-noon, Shambhala Center, 158 S. Main St. Open meditation with instruction available ^ Donation. 802-484-7235.


Ongoing -- March 8

Enfield Shaker Museum: 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Wednesday-Saturday; noon-4 p.m. Sunday, 447 Route 4A. Self-guided tours with historical interpreter ^ $3-$12, under 5 free. 603-632-4346.


Five Colleges Book Sale Donations: 9 a.m.-4: p.m. Monday-Tuesday and Thursday-Saturday; 9 a.m.-7 p.m., Wednesday, at the following locations: 82 Benning St. (behind Shaw's Plaza), West Lebanon. Powerhouse Plaza, Route 12A, West Lebanon. Co-op Food Store, 12 Centerra Parkway, Lebanon. Lebanon Public Library, 9 E. Park St. Kilton Public Library, 80 Main St., West Lebanon. Howe Library, rear entrance, 13 South St., Hanover. 603-277-9191.


Bradford, Vt., Historical Society Museum: Fridays 10 a.m.-noon, Academy Building, 172 Main St. Includes display of photographs and artifacts for the town's 250th celebration. Free. 802-222-4423.


Hartford Historical Society Museum: 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Monday-Friday, Garipay House, 1461 Maple St. Tour and exhibits, including one on the Abenaki tribe. Free. 802-296-3132.


Joseph Smith Birthplace Memorial in South Royalton: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday; 1:30-5 p.m. Sunday, 357 LDS Lane. Memorial includes historic artifacts, films, sculptures and hiking paths. New: showings of Meet the Mormons. Free. 802-763-7742.


Montshire Museum of Science in Norwich: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 1 Montshire Road ^ $14 or $11, under 2 free. "The Light Around Us: Color, Reflections and Invisible Energy," on display until May 10. "Farmers, Warriors, Builders: The Hidden Life of Ants," on display until April 5. 802-649-2200.


Vermont Institute of Natural Science in Quechee: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. daily, 6565 Woodstock Road. Trails, exhibits, live bird programs and animal feeding times ^ $11-$13, under 3 free. 802-359-5000.


Outdoors -- March 8

Snowshoe Tour in Cornish: 2-4 p.m., Blow-Me-Down Farm, 138 Saint Gaudens Road. Learn about local history while touring the property. Children welcome. Snowshoes available to borrow. Reservations suggested. Free. 603-675-2175, ext. 113.


Performances -- March 8

Choral Concert in Thetford: 1-3 p.m., Thetford Hill Church, 2596 Route 113. Seventy singers from the Juneberry Music Choral Singing School perform. Free. 802-785-4740.


MUD in Hanover: 2-4 p.m., Warner Bentley Theater, Hopkins Center, 4 E. Wheelock St. A Dartmouth College Theater Department production of the play by Maria Irene Fornes ^ $4. 603-646-2422.


Classical Music Concert in Woodstock: 2-3 p.m., Unitarian Universalist Church, 7 Church St. Cellist Emily Taubl and pianist Mana Tokuno perform music by Bach, Schumann, Brahms and Chopin ^ Donation. 802-457-2557.


Kearsarge Community Band in New London: 2 p.m., New London Outing Club Indoor Facility, 114 Cougar Court. "March Madness" concert features marches. Free. 603-526-6017.


Opera North Concert in Wilder: 3-4:30 p.m., Wilder Center, 2087 Hartford Ave. Features works by Aaron Copeland, George Gershwin and Cole Porter ^ $15 or $30. 603-448-4141.


Voice and Piano Concert in Hanover: 4-5:30 p.m., Faulkner Recital Hall at Hopkins Center, 4 E. Wheelock St. Soprano Emily Lacroix and pianist Gregory Hayes perform works by Schumann, Schulbert, Brahms and others during senior recital. Free. 603-646-3531.


Senior Centers -- March 8

Chapin Center in New London: Sunday at the movies, 2 p.m. 7 Pleasant St. 603-526-6368.


March 9 Monday

Coffee and Cocoa Club in West Lebanon: 9-9:50 a.m., Campion Rink, 394 N. Main St. Learn to skate or improve your skills. All ages welcome ^ $15. 603-643-1222.


Activities at Spark in Lebanon: Employment skills, 11 a.m. Lunch social, noon. Arts and crafts, 1 p.m. Games with Dartmouth College students, 3:30 p.m. Spark Community Center, 75 Bank St. 603-678-8619.


Aging Resource Center Open House in Lebanon: 1:30-4 p.m., Dartmouth-Hitchcock Aging Resource Center, 46 Centerra Parkway. Music, refreshments and photography show by Carla Kimball. Free. 603-653-3460.


VFW Post 8497 Meeting in Charlestown: 7-8 p.m., VFW, 365 Lovers Lane Road. Free. 603-826-5186.


Children's Events -- March 9

Stories and Activities in Lebanon: 10:30-11:15 a.m., Lebanon Public Library, 9 E. Park St. For children of all ages with caregivers. Free. 603-448-2459.


Toddler Story Time in Hanover: 10:30-11 a.m., Howe Library, 13 South St. For children ages 2-3 with caregivers. Free. 603-643-4120.


Community Meals -- March 9

Soup Kitchen Meal in Claremont: 4-5:30 p.m., 53 Central St. Free. 603-543-3290.


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.


Dances -- March 9

Tango Workshop in Hanover: 7-10 p.m., Sarner Underground, 9 W. Wheelock St. Guillermo Merlo and Fernanda Ghi, tango masters and performers, teach workshops on March 2 and 9 ^ $20 for one, $30 for both. 516-637-7545.


Argentine Tango Dance Course and Practice in Hanover: 7:30-10 p.m., Sarner Underground, North Main Street. Introductory and intermediate instruction ^ $5 per class. Sponsored by Dartmouth Argentine Tango Society. 516-637-7545.


Film -- March 9

The Imitation Game in Woodstock: 7:30 p.m., Woodstock Town Hall Theatre, 31 The Green. A biopic of Enigma code breaker Alan Turing starring Benedict Cumberbatch ^ $6-$8. 802-457-3981.


Health -- March 9

Foot Clinic in Charlestown: 11:30 a.m.-4 p.m., Senior Center, 223 Old Springfield Road. Foot care by appointment ^ $20. 603-543-6800.


Lectures -- March 9

"The Nature of Pondicherry" in Hanover: 7-8:30 p.m., Howe Library, 13 South St. David Govatski gives a presentation about the Pondicherry National Wildlife Refuge in Jefferson, N.H. Free. 603-643-4120.


Meditation -- March 9

Meditation and Discussion in Hanover: 5:30-7 p.m., Friends Meeting House, 43 Lebanon St. Sponsored by Valley Insight Meditation Society ^ Donation. 802-649-7085.


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 -- March 9

Enfield Shaker Museum: 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Wednesday-Saturday; noon-4 p.m. Sunday, 447 Route 4A. Self-guided tours with historical interpreter ^ $3-$12, under 5 free. 603-632-4346.


Five Colleges Book Sale Donations: 9 a.m.-4: p.m. Monday-Tuesday and Thursday-Saturday; 9 a.m.-7 p.m., Wednesday, at the following locations: 82 Benning St. (behind Shaw's Plaza), West Lebanon. Powerhouse Plaza, Route 12A, West Lebanon. Co-op Food Store, 12 Centerra Parkway, Lebanon. Lebanon Public Library, 9 E. Park St. Kilton Public Library, 80 Main St., West Lebanon. Howe Library, rear entrance, 13 South St., Hanover. 603-277-9191.


Bradford, Vt., Historical Society Museum: Fridays 10 a.m.-noon, Academy Building, 172 Main St. Includes display of photographs and artifacts for the town's 250th celebration. Free. 802-222-4423.


Hartford Historical Society Museum: 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Monday-Friday, Garipay House, 1461 Maple St. Tour and exhibits, including one on the Abenaki tribe. Free. 802-296-3132.


Joseph Smith Birthplace Memorial in South Royalton: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday; 1:30-5 p.m. Sunday, 357 LDS Lane. Memorial includes historic artifacts, films, sculptures and hiking paths. New: showings of Meet the Mormons. Free. 802-763-7742.


Montshire Museum of Science in Norwich: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 1 Montshire Road ^ $14 or $11, under 2 free. "The Light Around Us: Color, Reflections and Invisible Energy," on display until May 10. "Farmers, Warriors, Builders: The Hidden Life of Ants," on display until April 5. 802-649-2200.


Vermont Institute of Natural Science in Quechee: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. daily, 6565 Woodstock Road. Trails, exhibits, live bird programs and animal feeding times ^ $11-$13, under 3 free. 802-359-5000.


Senior Centers -- March 9

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. 7 Pleasant St. 603-526-6368.


Mascoma Area Center in Canaan: Bone builders, 8:30 a.m. Blood pressure check, 11:30 a.m. Lunch at noon ^ $3 and $7. 1166 Route 4. 603-523-4333.


Thompson Center in Woodstock: Tax assistance, 8:45 a.m. Exercise, 9 a.m. Memoir club, 10:15 a.m. Bingo, 10:30 a.m. Lunch at noon ^ $5 or $7. Bridge, advance directives, 1 p.m. 99 Senior Lane. 802-457-3277.


Orange East Center in Bradford, Vt.: Exercise, 9 a.m. Lunch at noon ^ $3 or $5. Bingo, 6 p.m. 176 Waits River Road. 802-222-4782.


Upper Valley Center in Lebanon: Chair exercise, gift shop, advisory meeting, 9 a.m. Walking club, 9:30 a.m. Community nurse, 10:30 a.m.-noon. Crochet club, 11 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. Scrapbooking, 10:30 a.m. Lunch at noon ^ $3 or $6. Quilting group, 12:30 p.m. Sign language class, 1 p.m. 91 Horse Meadow Road. 603-787-2539.


Bone Builders for Seniors in Hartland: 9:45 a.m., Damon Hall, 1 Quechee Road. Sponsored by Green Mountain Retired Senior Volunteer Program. Free. 802-436-2336.


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


Greater Randolph Center: Bingo, Wii games, exercise, 10:30 a.m. Lunch at noon ^ $4 or $5. Contract bridge at Joslyn House, 2:15-4 p.m. 6 Hale St. 802-728-9324.


Black Center in Hanover: Knitting, 1 p.m. Black Community Center, 48 Lebanon St. 603-643-5531.


Line Dancing in Hartland: 1-3 p.m., Damon Hall, 1 Quechee Road. Bring dancing shoes for classes taught by Jamie Orr ^ $20 for four weeks, refreshments free. 802-436-2336.


March 10 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.


Activities at Spark in Lebanon: Music, 11 a.m. Lunch social, noon. Global Campus' Yahtzee club, 2 p.m. Spark Community Center, 75 Bank St. 603-678-8619.


Books and Lunch in Hanover: Noon-1 p.m., Howe Library, 13 South St. BYO lunch and discuss The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry by Gabrielle Zevin. Copies available. Howe library card not needed. Free. 603-643-4120.


French Conversation Club in Hanover: 5:30-6:30 p.m., Howe Library, 13 South St. Discuss current events and travel phrases and tips with other members. Free. 603-643-4120.


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. Free. 603-653-9884.


Bingo in Enfield: 6:30 p.m., Enfield Community Center, 308 Route 4. Sponsored by the Enfield Firefighters Association ^ $20 for 12 cards; $25 for 18-36 cards for all-night play. Refreshments available. 603-632-5438.


Author Reading in Strafford: 7-8:30 p.m., Morrill Memorial Library, 220 Justin Morrill Highway. Strafford resident David Grant reads from his new book The Social Profit Handbook. 802-765-4037.


Children's Events -- March 10

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.


Early Literacy Story Time in Hartland: 10:30-11 a.m., Hartland Library, 153 Route 5. Stories and crafts for children up to age 5 with caregivers. Free. 802-738-2473.


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.


Preschool Stories and Activities in Lebanon: 10:30-11:15 a.m., Lebanon Library, 9 E. Park St. For children ages 3-6 with caregivers. Free. 603-448-2459.


Teen Book Group in Lebanon: 6:30-7:30 p.m., Lebanon Library, 9 E. Park St. Topic is Ender's Game by Scott Card. Free. 603-448-2459.


Community Meals -- March 10

Soup Kitchen Meal in Claremont: 4-5:30 p.m., 53 Central St. Free. 603-543-3290.


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


Dances -- March 10

Line Dance Lessons in White River Junction: 6-7:30 p.m., VFW Post 2571, 97 S. Main St. All levels welcome. No experience necessary ^ $6. 603-448-1497.


Health -- March 10

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 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 Talk in Newport: 1-2 p.m., Newport House, 17 Pearl St. Topic is "Best Remedies to Battle Irritable Bowel." Free. 603-543-6800.


Health Clinic in Newport: 2:30-3:30 p.m., Maple Manor Apartments, 44 Maple St. Blood pressure and sugar screenings. Free. 603-543-6800.


Lectures -- March 10

History Talk in Woodstock: Noon-1 p.m., Historical Society, 26 Elm St. Hear stories about the history of the Woodstock Inn and the inn's stables. Free. 802-457-1822.


Gallery Talk in Hanover: 12:30 p.m., Hood Museum of Art, 6 E. Wheelock St. Museum curatorial assistant and art handler Essi Ronkko discusses "The Motion of the Ocean: Sensuality and the Sea in Roman Art." Free. 603-646-2808.


Meditation -- March 10

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.


Meditation and Discussion in Hanover: 5:30-7 p.m., St. Thomas Episcopal Church, 9 W. Wheelock St. Sponsored by Valley Insight Meditation Society ^ Donation. 802-649-7085.


Meditation in White River Junction: 5:30-6:30 p.m., Shambhala Center, 158 S. Main St. Open meditation with instruction available ^ Donation. 802-484-7235.


Ongoing -- March 10

Enfield Shaker Museum: 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Wednesday-Saturday; noon-4 p.m. Sunday, 447 Route 4A. Self-guided tours with historical interpreter ^ $3-$12, under 5 free. 603-632-4346.


Five Colleges Book Sale Donations: 9 a.m.-4: p.m. Monday-Tuesday and Thursday-Saturday; 9 a.m.-7 p.m., Wednesday, at the following locations: 82 Benning St. (behind Shaw's Plaza), West Lebanon. Powerhouse Plaza, Route 12A, West Lebanon. Co-op Food Store, 12 Centerra Parkway, Lebanon. Lebanon Public Library, 9 E. Park St. Kilton Public Library, 80 Main St., West Lebanon. Howe Library, rear entrance, 13 South St., Hanover. 603-277-9191.


Hartford Historical Society Museum: 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Monday-Friday, Garipay House, 1461 Maple St. Tour and exhibits, including one on the Abenaki tribe. Free. 802-296-3132.


Joseph Smith Birthplace Memorial in South Royalton: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday; 1:30-5 p.m. Sunday, 357 LDS Lane. Memorial includes historic artifacts, films, sculptures and hiking paths. New: showings of Meet the Mormons. Free. 802-763-7742.


Montshire Museum of Science in Norwich: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 1 Montshire Road ^ $14 or $11, under 2 free. "The Light Around Us: Color, Reflections and Invisible Energy," on display until May 10. "Farmers, Warriors, Builders: The Hidden Life of Ants," on display until April 5. 802-649-2200.


Vermont Institute of Natural Science in Quechee: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. daily, 6565 Woodstock Road. Trails, exhibits, live bird programs and animal feeding times ^ $11-$13, under 3 free. 802-359-5000.


Performances -- March 10

Student Chorus and Orchestra Concerts in Hanover: 7-8:30 p.m., Hanover High School, 41 Lebanon St. Hanover High School students perform works by Bach, Mendelssohn and Mozart in MasterWorks concerts ^ Donation. 603-643-3431.


Senior Centers -- March 10

Chapin Center in New London: Walk at Proctor Academy, 8:30 a.m. Computer tutor, 9 a.m. and 2 p.m. Book discussion, 9:30 a.m. Outdoor recreation, 10 a.m. Walk-in painting, 1 p.m. Medicare questions, 1:30 p.m. Poker, 2 p.m. 37 Pleasant St. 603-526-6368.


Greater Randolph Center: Lift for life, 8:30 a.m. Mahjong, card games, 10 a.m. Cribbage, 10:30 a.m. Lunch at noon ^ $4 or $5. 6 Hale St. 802-728-9324.


Horse Meadow Center in North Haverhill: Breakfast, 8:30 a.m. Nifty Needlers, 9:30 a.m. Lunch at noon ^ $3 or $6. Computer class, 12:30 p.m. Chair yoga, 12:45 p.m. 91 Horse Meadow Road. 603-787-2539.


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


Orange East Center in Bradford, Vt.: Exercise, 9 a.m. Line dancing, 9:40 a.m. Balance class, 10 a.m. Lunch at noon ^ $3 or $5. 176 Waits River Road. 802-222-4782.


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, skin cancer program, 1 p.m. Bone builders, 3 p.m. 99 Senior Lane. 802-457-3277.


Upper Valley Center in Lebanon: Chair exercise, gift shop, 9 a.m. Tax preparation, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Lunch at noon ^ $3 or $7.50. Line dancing ^ $6 or $8, 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 ^ $5. High blood pressure talk, 12:30 p.m. Cribbage, fitness, 1 p.m. 262 N. Main St. 802-295-9068.


Orford Area Senior Services: Bone builders, 10:30 a.m. Saxophone concert, 11:30 a.m. Lunch at noon. United Congregational Church, Main Street. 603-353-9107.


Mascoma Area Center in Canaan: Lunch at noon ^ $3 and $7. Card group, bingo for baubles 12:30 p.m. 1166 Route 4. 603-523-4333.


March 11 Wednesday

Activities at Spark in Lebanon: Health and fitness, 11 a.m. Cooking, noon. Knitting, 2 p.m. Creative writing, 3 p.m. Spark Community Center, 75 Bank St. 603-678-8619.


Bingo in Charlestown: 5-9 p.m., VFW, 365 Lovers Lane Road. Twelve regular games and six special games, including a winner take all. Free admission ^ Cost for games varies. Refreshments available for purchase. 603-826-5186.


"A Course in Miracles" in Woodstock: 5:30-7 p.m., North Universalist Chapel Society, 7 Church St. Reading and discussion group. Free. 603-353-9827.


Children's Events -- March 11

Toddler Story Time in Grantham: 10-11 a.m., Dunbar Free Library, 401 Route 10 South. Stories and craft for children up to age 3. Free. 603-863-2172.


Preschool Stories in Hanover: 10:30-11:15 a.m., Howe Library, 13 South St. For children ages 3-5. Free. 603-643-4120.


Stories and Activities in West Lebanon: 10:30-11:15 a.m., Kilton Library, 80 Main St. For children of all ages with caregivers. Free. 603-298-8544.


Community Meals -- March 11

Soup Kitchen Meal in Claremont: 4-5:30 p.m., 53 Central St. Free. 603-543-3290.


Community Meal in Windsor: 5-6 p.m., American Legion Hall on Court Street. Bring a friend for a meal sponsored by Windsor churches and community groups. Free. 802-674-2157.


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


Dances -- March 11

Waltz Workshop Thetford Center: 7-9 p.m., Rice Mills Community Center, Route 132 between Tucker Hill and Ulman roads. For experienced dancers only. Singles welcome. Bring water and clean soft-soled shoes ^ $5. 802-333-3834.


Health -- March 11

Foot Clinic in Claremont: 8:30 a.m.-3 p.m., Senior Center, 5 Acer Heights Road. Foot care by appointment ^ $20. 603-543-6800.


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.


Lectures -- March 11

"Brazil: The End of Slavery" in Bradford, Vt.: 6-8 p.m., Public Library, 21 S. Main St. A discussion during the Bradford History Club's monthly meeting. Postponed from last month. Free. 802-222-4536.


Bear Talk in Bradford, Vt.: 7 p.m., Public Library, 21 S. Main St. Ben Kilham discusses raising black bear cubs. Free. 802-222-4536.


Meditation -- March 11

Meditation and Discussion in Lebanon: 4:45-6 p.m., 14 Green St. Meditation followed by discussion. ^ Donation. 802-649-7085.


Introduction to Zen Practice in White River Junction: 6-7 p.m., Upper Valley Zen Center, 58 Bridge St. Newcomers welcome ^ Donation. 603-448-4877.


Ongoing -- March 11

Enfield Shaker Museum: 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Wednesday-Saturday; noon-4 p.m. Sunday, 447 Route 4A. Self-guided tours with historical interpreter ^ $3-$12, under 5 free. 603-632-4346.


Five Colleges Book Sale Donations: 9 a.m.-4: p.m. Monday-Tuesday and Thursday-Saturday; 9 a.m.-7 p.m., Wednesday, at the following locations: 82 Benning St. (behind Shaw's Plaza), West Lebanon. Powerhouse Plaza, Route 12A, West Lebanon. Co-op Food Store, 12 Centerra Parkway, Lebanon. Lebanon Public Library, 9 E. Park St. Kilton Public Library, 80 Main St., West Lebanon. Howe Library, rear entrance, 13 South St., Hanover. 603-277-9191.


Bradford, Vt., Historical Society Museum: Fridays 10 a.m.-noon, Academy Building, 172 Main St. Includes display of photographs and artifacts for the town's 250th celebration. Free. 802-222-4423.


Hartford Historical Society Museum: 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Monday-Friday, Garipay House, 1461 Maple St. Tour and exhibits, including one on the Abenaki tribe. Free. 802-296-3132.


Joseph Smith Birthplace Memorial in South Royalton: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday; 1:30-5 p.m. Sunday, 357 LDS Lane. Memorial includes historic artifacts, films, sculptures and hiking paths. New: showings of Meet the Mormons. Free. 802-763-7742.


Montshire Museum of Science in Norwich: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 1 Montshire Road ^ $14 or $11, under 2 free. "The Light Around Us: Color, Reflections and Invisible Energy," on display until May 10. "Farmers, Warriors, Builders: The Hidden Life of Ants," on display until April 5. 802-649-2200.


Vermont Institute of Natural Science in Quechee: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. daily, 6565 Woodstock Road. Trails, exhibits, live bird programs and animal feeding times ^ $11-$13, under 3 free. 802-359-5000.


Performances -- March 11

Lenten Concert in Hanover: 12:30-1 p.m., St. Thomas Episcopal Church, 9 W. Wheelock St. Features concert organist Diane Meredith Belcher. Free. 603-643-4155.


Senior Centers -- March 11

Orange East Center in Bradford, Vt.: Foot clinic by appointment. Tai chi ^ Donation, 8 a.m. Lunch at noon ^ $3 or $5. Computer class, 3 p.m. Cribbage ^ $2, 7 p.m. 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. Crafts, 10:30 a.m. Twin City Players concert, 11 a.m. Lunch at noon ^ $4 or $5. 6 Hale St. 802-728-9324.


Bugbee Center in White River Junction: Computer class, 8:45 a.m. Together, 10:30 a.m. Birthday day, lunch at noon ^ $5. Line dancing, 1:30 p.m. 262 N. Main St. 802-295-9068.


Thompson Center in Woodstock: Walking program, 9 a.m. Tai chi, chair massages, 10 a.m. Handwork circle, bingo, 10:30 a.m. French table, lunch at noon ^ $5 or $7.99 Book group, 1 p.m. Senior Lane. 802-457-3277.


Upper Valley Center in Lebanon: Chair exercise, gift shop, 9 a.m. Mahjong, 10 a.m. Lunch at noon ^ $3 or $7.50. Bus to Centerra, 1 p.m. Caregiver support group, 1:30 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.


Bone Builders for Seniors in Hartland: 9:45 a.m., Damon Hall, 1 Quechee Road. Sponsored by Green Mountain Retired Senior Volunteer Program. Free. 802-436-2336.


Black Center in Hanover: Birthday celebration, 2 p.m. R.W. Black Community Center, 48 Lebanon St. 603-643-5531.


Mascoma Area Center in Canaan: Food pantry by appointment. Lunch, 50/50 raffle, at noon ^ $3 and $7. Bingo, 12:30 p.m. 1166 Route 4. 603-523-4333.


March 12 Thursday

Income Tax Preparation in Newport: 8:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m., Senior Center, 76 S. Main St. Filing assistance for low- to moderate-income households. Sponsored by AARP Foundation. Free. Call for appointment. 603-863-3177.


Coffee and Cocoa Club in West Lebanon: 9-9:50 a.m., Campion Rink, 394 N. Main St. Learn to skate or improve your skills. All ages welcome ^ $15. 603-643-1222.


Activities at Spark in Lebanon: Lunch social, noon. Life skills, 1 p.m. Uno club, 2 p.m. TLC crafts, 4 p.m. Spark Community Center, 75 Bank St. 603-678-8619.


Guardian Ad Litem Open House in White River Junction: 3-5 p.m., Vermont Superior Court, Windsor Unit, Family/Criminal Division, 82 Railroad Row. Learn about volunteer opportunities to become an advocate for children in the court system. Free. 802-295-4008.


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 for purchase. Age 18 and over. 603-543-7118.


Tax Preparation Assistance in Bradford, Vt.: 5-7 p.m., Public Library, 21 S. Main St. Call for details. Free. 802-222-4536.


Adult Book Discussion in Lebanon: 7-8:30 p.m., Lebanon Library, 9 E. Park St. Topic is The Longest Road: Overland in Search of America from Key West to the Arctic Ocean by Philip Caputo. Free. 603-448-2459.


Children's Events -- March 12

Preschool Story Time in Grantham: 10-11 a.m., Dunbar Free Library, 401 Route 10 South. Stories and craft for children up to age 3. Free. 603-863-2172.


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.


Preschool Stories and Activities in West Lebanon: 10:30-11:15 a.m., Kilton Library, 80 Main St. For children ages 3-6 with caregivers. Free. 603-298-8544.


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.


Preschool Story Time in Lyme: 1 p.m., Converse Free Library, 38 Union St. Stories, rhymes, songs and crafts. Free. 603-795-4622.


After-School Book Club for Kids in Lebanon: 3-4 p.m., Lebanon Library, 9 E. Park St. Topic is City of Ember by Jeanne DuPrau. Free. 603-448-2459.


Legos at the Library in Hanover: 3:30-5 p.m., Howe Library, 13 South St. Drop-in program for children age 4 and older. Free. 603-643-4120.


Community Meals -- March 12

Soup Kitchen Meal in Claremont: 4-5:30 p.m., 53 Central St. Free. 603-543-3290.


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


Dances -- March 12

Waltz and Dance in Thetford Center: 7-9 p.m., Rice Mills Community Center, Route 132 between Tucker Hill and Ulman roads. Waltzing, 7-8:30 p.m. Night club two step, 8:30-9 p.m. All levels welcome. Informal instruction available. Bring water and clean soft-soled shoes ^ $5. 802-333-3834.


Film -- March 12

Farmland in Woodstock: 7 p.m., Billings Farm & Museum, 69 Old River Road. Documentary about the lives of young farmers and ranchers followed by panel discussion with area farmers. Free. 802-457-2355.


Health -- March 12

Health and Foot Clinic in New London: 9 a.m.-noon, VNA Office, 107 Newport Road. Blood pressure, glucose screenings and nurse consultations, free. Foot care by appointment, 9:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. ^ $25. 603-526-4077.


Health and Foot Clinic and Health Talk in Claremont: Blood pressure and sugar screenings, 10:30-11:30 a.m. Talk on "Best Remedies to Battle Irritable Bowel," 11:30 a.m. Foot care by appointment ^ $20, 12:30-3 p.m. Sugar River Mills, 7 Heritage Drive. 603-543-6800.


Meditation -- March 12

Meditation and Discussion in Lebanon: 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m., 14 Green St. Meditation followed by discussion. ^ Donation. 802-649-7085.


Meditation in White River Junction: Noon-1 p.m., Shambhala Center, 158 S. Main St. Walking and sitting meditation with instruction available ^ Donation. 802-484-7235.


"Everday Zen: Relating Buddhism to Everyday Life" in White River Junction: 7-8:30 p.m., Upper Valley Zen Center, 58 Bridge St. Continues through April 9 ^ $30 Donation. 603-448-4877.


Ongoing -- March 12

Enfield Shaker Museum: 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Wednesday-Saturday; noon-4 p.m. Sunday, 447 Route 4A. Self-guided tours with historical interpreter ^ $3-$12, under 5 free. 603-632-4346.


Five Colleges Book Sale Donations: 9 a.m.-4: p.m. Monday-Tuesday and Thursday-Saturday; 9 a.m.-7 p.m., Wednesday, at the following locations: 82 Benning St. (behind Shaw's Plaza), West Lebanon. Powerhouse Plaza, Route 12A, West Lebanon. Co-op Food Store, 12 Centerra Parkway, Lebanon. Lebanon Public Library, 9 E. Park St. Kilton Public Library, 80 Main St., West Lebanon. Howe Library, rear entrance, 13 South St., Hanover. 603-277-9191.


Hartford Historical Society Museum: 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Monday-Friday, Garipay House, 1461 Maple St. Tour and exhibits, including one on the Abenaki tribe. Free. 802-296-3132.


Joseph Smith Birthplace Memorial in South Royalton: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday; 1:30-5 p.m. Sunday, 357 LDS Lane. Memorial includes historic artifacts, films, sculptures and hiking paths. New: showings of Meet the Mormons. Free. 802-763-7742.


Montshire Museum of Science in Norwich: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 1 Montshire Road ^ $14 or $11, under 2 free. "The Light Around Us: Color, Reflections and Invisible Energy," on display until May 10. "Farmers, Warriors, Builders: The Hidden Life of Ants," on display until April 5. 802-649-2200.


Vermont Institute of Natural Science in Quechee: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. daily, 6565 Woodstock Road. Trails, exhibits, live bird programs and animal feeding times ^ $11-$13, under 3 free. 802-359-5000.


Performances -- March 12

Beyond the Bog Road With Eileen Ivers in Lebanon: 10 a.m., Lebanon Opera House, 51 N. Park St. A multimedia concert about Irish immigrants' journeys to America ^ $6 or $20. For grades 5-8. 603-448-0400.


Open Mic in South Pomfret: 7-9 p.m., ArtisTree Community Arts Center, 2095 Pomfret Road. Bring an instrument to play or watch performers. Free. 802-457-3500.


Eileen Ivers in Lebanon: 7:30 p.m., Lebanon Opera House, 51 N. Park St. The Irish-American fiddler plays works from her new album Beyond the Bog Road ^ $25-$45. 603-448-0400.


Yarn in Sharon: 7:30 p.m., Seven Stars Center, Vermont Independent School of the Arts, 5126 Route 14. Americana, alternative-country and folk rock music ^ $20. 802-431-3433.


Senior Centers -- March 12

Bugbee Center in White River Junction: Boston flower show trip, 8 a.m. Computer class, foot care by appointment, 8:45 a.m. Quilting, 9 a.m. Lunch at noon ^ $5. 262 N. Main St. 802-295-9068.


Chapin Center in New London: Walk at Proctor Academy, 8:30 a.m. Contract bridge, 9:30 a.m. Dominoes, 4 p.m. Chess, 6 p.m. 37 Pleasant St. 603-526-6368.


Greater Randolph Center: Lift for life, 8:30 a.m. Open for Wii activities, card games. 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.


Horse Meadow Center in North Haverhill: Art class, 9 a.m. Floral arrangements, 9:30 a.m. Lunch at noon ^ $3 or $6. Line dancing, 12:45 p.m. Cribbage, 1 p.m. 91 Horse Meadow Road. 603-787-2539.


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


Thompson Center in Woodstock: Exercise, 9 a.m. Cribbage, 10 a.m. Italian study, bingo, 10:30 a.m. Italian table, lunch at noon ^ $5 or $7. Beginner Italian class, 1:15 p.m. Bone builders, 3 p.m. 99 Senior Lane. 802-457-3277.


Upper Valley Center in Lebanon: Chair exercise, gift shop, 9 a.m. Chair yoga, walking club, 9:30 a.m. Saxophone concert, 11:30 a.m. Lunch at noon ^ $3 or $7.50. Bus to West Lebanon, bingo for baubles, 1 p.m. 10 Campbell St. 603-448-4213.