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August 31 Monday

Kripalu Yoga in Sharon: 8:30-10 a.m. and 6-7:30 p.m., Vermont Independent School for the Arts, 5126 Route 14. Classes taught by Rose Loving ^ $15. 802-565-0565.


Flea Market Donations in Sunapee: 9 a.m.-noon, Methodist Church, Route 11. Drop off items for annual flea market. Free. 603-763-4301.


Yard Sale Donations in Claremont: 3-7 p.m., St. Mary's Parish gym, 32 Pearl St. No large appliances, large furniture, rugs, clothing, luggage, exercise and ski equipment, or computers. 603-542- 7020.


Children's Events -- August 31

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


Community Meals -- August 31

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.


Film -- August 31

Trainwreck in Woodstock: 7:30 p.m., Woodstock Town Hall Theatre, 31 The Green. Amy Schumer stars in the romantic comedy directed by Judd Apatow. Rated R ^ $6-$8. 802-457- 3981.


Flea Markets/Yard Sales -- August 31

Lyme Bargain Barn: 1:30-4:30 p.m., Congregational Church, 1 Dorchester Road. Used clothing, household items, linens, jewelry and toys. Bag sale begins Aug. 31. Sponsored by Women's Fellowship Philanthropies. 603-795-2850.


Literary -- August 31

Adult Book Discussion in Sunapee: 6:30-7:30 p.m., Abbott Library, 11 Soonipi Circle. Discuss Burial Rites by Hannah Kent with others. Books available at library. Free. 603-763-5513.


Meditation -- August 31

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.


Ongoing -- August 31

American Precision Museum in Windsor: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 196 Main St. Featured exhibits include "The Tool Revolution" and "Arming the Union." Demonstrations take place in the working machine shop ^ $5-$8, family $20, 6 and under free. Admission by donation on Sundays. 802-674-5781.


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


Billings Farm & Museum in Woodstock: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 69 Old River Road. Working dairy farm, exhibits and activities that explore Vermont's rural heritage. Quilt exhibition on display until Sept. 20 ^ $4 to $14, 2 and under free. 802-457-2355.


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.


Nativity Exhibits in Enfield: 10:30 a.m.-3 p.m. through Oct. 31, La Salette Shrine, 410 Route 4A. Hundreds of exhibits from more than 50 countries. Free. 603-632-7087.


Justin Morrill Homestead in Strafford: Wednesday-Sunday, 11 a.m.-5 p.m., 214 Justin Morrill Highway. Guided tours of Gothic Revival historic house, formal garden, interpretive exhibits and walking trail ^ $6. Call for tours 802-828-3051.


Hartford Historical Society Museum: 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Monday-Friday, Garipay House, 1461 Maple St. Tours and exhibits include "Never Before on Display at the Garipay" and one on the Abenaki Nation. Free. 802-296-3132.


Bridgewater Historical Society Museum: Open 10 a.m.-2 p.m., every Saturday through October, 12 N. Bridgewater Road. Includes town history exhibits and Bridgewater Mill artifacts. Free. 802-672- 3745.


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


Woodstock History Center: Wednesday-Saturday, 1-5 p.m.; Sunday, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. through Oct. 18, 26 Elm St. Exhibits include wedding gowns from 1780 to today, art, maps and historic photographs. Guided tours available. Free. 802-457-1822.


Grafton Historical Society Museum: 2-4 p.m., Sundays, 11 Library Road. Exhibits include Boston Post Cane, American Legion, tramp house and Civil War display. Free. 603-523-4569.


Montshire Museum of Science in Norwich: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 1 Montshire Road ^ $16 or $13, under 2 free. "Prehistoric Menagerie" and "David Goudy Science Park" on display until Sept. 7. 802-649- 2200.


Webster Cottage Museum in Hanover: 2:30-4:30 p.m., Wednesdays and Saturdays, 32 N. Main St. Furnishings and photographs related to Daniel Webster and Hanover's history. Free admission. 603-643- 6529.


Town Hall Heritage Center in Orford: 2-5 p.m., Sundays; 4:30-7:30 p.m., Tuesdays; and 10 a.m.- 1 p.m., Fridays and Saturdays;. Open through Oct. 18, Route 25A in Orfordville. View exhibits at the new center created by the Orford Historical Society. Free. 603-353-4150.


Vermont Institute of Natural Science in Quechee: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 6565 Woodstock Road. Trails, exhibits, live bird programs and animal feeding times ^ $11.50-$13.50, under 3 free. 802-359- 5000.


Outdoors -- August 31

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


Senior Centers -- August 31

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.


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, 9 a.m. Bone builders, 10 a.m. Lunch at noon ^ $3 or $8.75. Bingo, 1 p.m. 10 Campbell St. 603-448-4213.


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


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


Horse Meadow Center in North Haverhill: Bone builders, 9:30 a.m. Music, 11 a.m. Lunch at noon ^ $3 or $8.75. Quilting group, ice cream social with Jeannie Forester, 12:30 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 p.m. 6 Hale St. 802-728-9324.


Mascoma Area Center in Canaan: Bone builders, 8:30 a.m. Blood pressure check, 11:30 a.m. Lunch at noon ^ $3 and $8.75. 1166 Route 4. 603-523-4333.


Black Center in Hanover: Chair exercise, 11:15 a.m. Knitting, calendar, 1 p.m. Black Community Center, 48 Lebanon St. 603-643-5531.


September 1 Tuesday

Flea Market Donations in Sunapee: 9 a.m.-noon, Methodist Church, Route 11. Drop off items for annual flea market. Free. 603-763-4301.


Beginner's Yoga Class in Sharon: 8:30-10 a.m., Vermont Independent School for the Arts, 5126 Route 14. Classes taught by Rose Loving ^ $15. 802-565-0565.


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.


Stagecoach Bus Service Public Meeting in Lebanon: 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Dartmouth- Hitchcock Medical Center Auditorium G, 1 Medical Center Drive. Discuss the proposed changes to the River Route Bus Service with Stagecoach representatives. Free. 802-728-3773.


Stagecoach Bus Service Public Meeting in White River Junction: 1:30-2:30 p.m., VA Medical Center, 163 Veterans Drive. Discuss the proposed changes to the River Route Bus Service with Stagecoach representatives. Free. 802-728-3773.


Hartford Historical Society Museum Open House in Hartford: 6-8 p.m., Garipay House, 1461 Maple St. Includes tours of "Never Before on Display at the Garipay," and exhibits on the Abenaki people and the history of the town. Free. 802-296-3132.


Stagecoach Bus Service Public Meeting in White River Junction: 6:30-7:30 p.m., Bugbee Senior Center, 262 N. Main St. Discuss the proposed changes to the River Route Bus Service with Stagecoach representatives. Free. 802-728-3773.


Community Meals -- September 1

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, 42 Maple St. Free. 603-398-2780.


Games -- September 1

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.


Health -- September 1

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 -- September 1

"Creating a Culture of Leadership" in Woodstock: 5:30-6:15 p.m., Norman Williams Public Library, 10 The Green. Part of the library's Business Effectiveness Series. Free. 802-457-2295.


"Sex, Drugs and Bees: Plant Chemistry and Pollinators" in Norwich: 7-8:30 p.m., Norwich Inn, 325 Main St. Leif Richardson, a fellow at the Gund Institute for Ecological Economics at the University of Vermont, gives talk. Free. 802-649-1431, ext. 103.


Meditation -- September 1

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.


Ongoing -- September 1

American Precision Museum in Windsor: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 196 Main St. Featured exhibits include "The Tool Revolution" and "Arming the Union." Demonstrations take place in the working machine shop ^ $5-$8, family $20, 6 and under free. Admission by donation on Sundays. 802-674-5781.


Billings Farm & Museum in Woodstock: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 69 Old River Road. Working dairy farm, exhibits and activities that explore Vermont's rural heritage. Quilt exhibition on display until Sept. 20 ^ $4 to $14, 2 and under free. 802-457-2355.


Nativity Exhibits in Enfield: 10:30 a.m.-3 p.m. through Oct. 31, La Salette Shrine, 410 Route 4A. Hundreds of exhibits from more than 50 countries. Free. 603-632-7087.


Justin Morrill Homestead in Strafford: Wednesday-Sunday, 11 a.m.-5 p.m., 214 Justin Morrill Highway. Guided tours of Gothic Revival historic house, formal garden, interpretive exhibits and walking trail ^ $6. Call for tours 802-828-3051.


Bridgewater Historical Society Museum: Open 10 a.m.-2 p.m., every Saturday through October, 12 N. Bridgewater Road. Includes town history exhibits and Bridgewater Mill artifacts. Free. 802-672- 3745.


Woodstock History Center: Wednesday-Saturday, 1-5 p.m.; Sunday, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. through Oct. 18, 26 Elm St. Exhibits include wedding gowns from 1780 to today, art, maps and historic photographs. Guided tours available. Free. 802-457-1822.


Grafton Historical Society Museum: 2-4 p.m., Sundays, 11 Library Road. Exhibits include Boston Post Cane, American Legion, tramp house and Civil War display. Free. 603-523-4569.


Webster Cottage Museum in Hanover: 2:30-4:30 p.m., Wednesdays and Saturdays, 32 N. Main St. Furnishings and photographs related to Daniel Webster and Hanover's history. Free admission. 603-643- 6529.


Montshire Museum of Science in Norwich: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 1 Montshire Road ^ $16 or $13, under 2 free. "Prehistoric Menagerie" and "David Goudy Science Park" on display until Sept. 7. 802-649- 2200.


Town Hall Heritage Center in Orford: 2-5 p.m., Sundays; 4:30-7:30 p.m., Tuesdays; and 10 a.m.- 1 p.m., Fridays and Saturdays;. Open through Oct. 18, Route 25A in Orfordville. View exhibits at the new center created by the Orford Historical Society. Free. 603-353-4150.


Vermont Institute of Natural Science in Quechee: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 6565 Woodstock Road. Trails, exhibits, live bird programs and animal feeding times ^ $11.50-$13.50, under 3 free. 802-359- 5000.


Outdoors -- September 1

Paddle and Swim in Norwich: A two-mile paddle on the Connecticut River followed by a walk and swim. Led by Inge Brown for Ottauquechee Section of the Green Mountain Club. Call for details. 802- 280-8017.


Performances -- September 1

North Country Chordsmen Rehearsal in Hanover: 7-9 p.m., Church of Christ at Dartmouth, 40 College St. For men interested in a cappella and barbershop four-part harmony. Free. 888-293- 9191.


Senior Centers -- September 1

Horse Meadow Center in North Haverhill: Breakfast, 8:30 a.m. Nifty Needlers, 9:30 a.m. Foot care by appointment ^ $20, 10 a.m. Lunch at noon ^ $3 or $8.75. 91 Horse Meadow Road. 603-787- 2539.


Chapin Center in New London: Walk at Proctor Academy, 8:30 a.m. Outdoor recreation, walking program, bone builders at Newbury Heights, 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.


Bugbee Center in White River Junction: Foot care by appointment, 8:45 a.m. Lunch at noon ^ $5. Cribbage, 1 p.m. 262 N. Main St. 802-295-9068.


Upper Valley Center in Lebanon: Chair exercise, gift shop, 9 a.m. Games, 9:15 a.m. Lunch at noon ^ $3 or $8.75. Bus to West Lebanon, 1 p.m. 10 Campbell St. 603-448-4213.


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.


September 2 Wednesday

Flea Market Donations in Sunapee: 9 a.m.-noon, Methodist Church, Route 11. Drop off items for annual flea market. Free. 603-763-4301.


Tech Savvy Wednesdays in Woodstock: 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Norman Williams Public Library, 10 The Green. Bring devices for one-on-one technology tutoring sessions. Free. 802-457-2295.


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


French Conversation Club in Hanover: Noon-1 p.m., Howe Library, 13 South St. All levels of ability welcome. For ages 8 and up. Free. 603-643-4120.


Yard Sale Donations in Claremont: 3-7 p.m., St. Mary's Parish gym, 32 Pearl St. No large appliances, large furniture, rugs, clothing, luggage, exercise and ski equipment, or computers. 603-542- 7020.


"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.


Weight Loss and Maintenance Conditioning Class in Hartland: 6-7 p.m., Hartland Recreation Center, 19 Route 12. Free introduction course is a preview of a five-week course that begins Sept. 9 and will cost $40. 802-436-2790.


Valley Chords Open Rehearsal in White River Junction: 6:15-8:30 p.m., United Methodist Church, 106 Gates St. Learn the art of singing a cappella music barbershop style. Free. 802-333- 4577.


Art -- September 2

Art Reception in Claremont: 5:30 p.m., Claremont Opera House, 58 Opera House Square. Opening for exhibit featuring photographs by Stacy Bathrick. Free. 603-542-4433.


Community Meals -- September 2

Drive-Thru Chicken Barbecue in Lebanon: 3 p.m., Elks Lodge, 150 Heater Road. Half-chicken, baked potato, biscuit and coleslaw ^ $8. Homemade desserts ^ $1.50. A Lebanon Emblem Club event. Proceeds benefit scholarship fund. Call 802-359-3575 to pre-order meals.


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, 42 Maple St. Free. 603-398-2780.


Farmers Markets -- September 2

Hanover Farmers Market: 3-6 p.m., on the Green, free parking on Wheelock and College streets. 603-643-3115.


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


Flea Markets/Yard Sales -- September 2

Lyme Bargain Barn: 1:30-4:30 p.m., Congregational Church, 1 Dorchester Road. Used clothing, household items, linens, jewelry and toys. Bag sale begins Aug. 31. Sponsored by Women's Fellowship Philanthropies. 603-795-2850.


Health -- September 2

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. 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.


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


Ongoing -- September 2

American Precision Museum in Windsor: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 196 Main St. Featured exhibits include "The Tool Revolution" and "Arming the Union." Demonstrations take place in the working machine shop ^ $5-$8, family $20, 6 and under free. Admission by donation on Sundays. 802-674-5781.


Billings Farm & Museum in Woodstock: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 69 Old River Road. Working dairy farm, exhibits and activities that explore Vermont's rural heritage. Quilt exhibition on display until Sept. 20 ^ $4 to $14, 2 and under free. 802-457-2355.


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.


Nativity Exhibits in Enfield: 10:30 a.m.-3 p.m. through Oct. 31, La Salette Shrine, 410 Route 4A. Hundreds of exhibits from more than 50 countries. Free. 603-632-7087.


Justin Morrill Homestead in Strafford: Wednesday-Sunday, 11 a.m.-5 p.m., 214 Justin Morrill Highway. Guided tours of Gothic Revival historic house, formal garden, interpretive exhibits and walking trail ^ $6. Call for tours 802-828-3051.


Bridgewater Historical Society Museum: Open 10 a.m.-2 p.m., every Saturday through October, 12 N. Bridgewater Road. Includes town history exhibits and Bridgewater Mill artifacts. Free. 802-672- 3745.


Woodstock History Center: Wednesday-Saturday, 1-5 p.m.; Sunday, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. through Oct. 18, 26 Elm St. Exhibits include wedding gowns from 1780 to today, art, maps and historic photographs. Guided tours available. Free. 802-457-1822.


Grafton Historical Society Museum: 2-4 p.m., Sundays, 11 Library Road. Exhibits include Boston Post Cane, American Legion, tramp house and Civil War display. Free. 603-523-4569.


Montshire Museum of Science in Norwich: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 1 Montshire Road ^ $16 or $13, under 2 free. "Prehistoric Menagerie" and "David Goudy Science Park" on display until Sept. 7. 802-649- 2200.


Webster Cottage Museum in Hanover: 2:30-4:30 p.m., Wednesdays and Saturdays, 32 N. Main St. Furnishings and photographs related to Daniel Webster and Hanover's history. Free admission. 603-643- 6529.


Town Hall Heritage Center in Orford: 2-5 p.m., Sundays; 4:30-7:30 p.m., Tuesdays; and 10 a.m.- 1 p.m., Fridays and Saturdays;. Open through Oct. 18, Route 25A in Orfordville. View exhibits at the new center created by the Orford Historical Society. Free. 603-353-4150.


Vermont Institute of Natural Science in Quechee: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 6565 Woodstock Road. Trails, exhibits, live bird programs and animal feeding times ^ $11.50-$13.50, under 3 free. 802-359- 5000.


Outdoors -- September 2

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


Senior Centers -- September 2

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


Thompson Center in Woodstock: Walking program, shopping in 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 ^ $20, 10 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Lunch at noon ^ $3 or $8.75. Bus to Centerra, 1 p.m. 10 Campbell St. 603-448-4213.


Horse Meadow Center in North Haverhill: Bone builders, writing group, 9:30 a.m. Music, 11 a.m. Lunch at noon ^ $3 or $8.75. 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.


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


September 3 Thursday

Flea Market Donations in Sunapee: 9 a.m.-noon, Methodist Church, Route 11. Drop off items for annual flea market. Free. 603-763-4301.


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


Children's Events -- September 3

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


Toddler and Preschool Story Time in South Royalton: 10-11 a.m., Royalton Memorial Library, 23 Alexander Place. Free. 802-763-7094.


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


Community Meals -- September 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, 42 Maple St. Free. 603-398-2780.


Farmers Markets -- September 3

Claremont Farmers and Arts Market: 4-7 p.m., Broad Street Park, downtown. Local produce, meats, prepared foods, arts and crafts. Free. 603-542-7026.


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


Feast and Field in Barnard: 4:30-7:30 p.m., 2248 Royalton Turnpike. Free admission. Auracle performs jazz harmonica and guitar music at 5:30 p.m. 802-999-3391.


Games -- September 3

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.


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


Lectures -- September 3

Community Potluck and Budget Discussion in Bethel: 6-8 p.m., Town Hall, Main Street. Discuss how the town and school budgets are put together. A Town Meeting Committee and Revitalization Initiative event. Free. Bring a dish to share. 802-234-9722.


Meditation -- September 3

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


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.


Ongoing -- September 3

American Precision Museum in Windsor: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 196 Main St. Featured exhibits include "The Tool Revolution" and "Arming the Union." Demonstrations take place in the working machine shop ^ $5-$8, family $20, 6 and under free. Admission by donation on Sundays. 802-674-5781.


Billings Farm & Museum in Woodstock: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 69 Old River Road. Working dairy farm, exhibits and activities that explore Vermont's rural heritage. Quilt exhibition on display until Sept. 20 ^ $4 to $14, 2 and under free. 802-457-2355.


Nativity Exhibits in Enfield: 10:30 a.m.-3 p.m. through Oct. 31, La Salette Shrine, 410 Route 4A. Hundreds of exhibits from more than 50 countries. Free. 603-632-7087.


Justin Morrill Homestead in Strafford: Wednesday-Sunday, 11 a.m.-5 p.m., 214 Justin Morrill Highway. Guided tours of Gothic Revival historic house, formal garden, interpretive exhibits and walking trail ^ $6. Call for tours 802-828-3051.


Bridgewater Historical Society Museum: Open 10 a.m.-2 p.m., every Saturday through October, 12 N. Bridgewater Road. Includes town history exhibits and Bridgewater Mill artifacts. Free. 802-672- 3745.


Woodstock History Center: Wednesday-Saturday, 1-5 p.m.; Sunday, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. through Oct. 18, 26 Elm St. Exhibits include wedding gowns from 1780 to today, art, maps and historic photographs. Guided tours available. Free. 802-457-1822.


Grafton Historical Society Museum: 2-4 p.m., Sundays, 11 Library Road. Exhibits include Boston Post Cane, American Legion, tramp house and Civil War display. Free. 603-523-4569.


Webster Cottage Museum in Hanover: 2:30-4:30 p.m., Wednesdays and Saturdays, 32 N. Main St. Furnishings and photographs related to Daniel Webster and Hanover's history. Free admission. 603-643- 6529.


Montshire Museum of Science in Norwich: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 1 Montshire Road ^ $16 or $13, under 2 free. "Prehistoric Menagerie" and "David Goudy Science Park" on display until Sept. 7. 802-649- 2200.


Town Hall Heritage Center in Orford: 2-5 p.m., Sundays; 4:30-7:30 p.m., Tuesdays; and 10 a.m.- 1 p.m., Fridays and Saturdays;. Open through Oct. 18, Route 25A in Orfordville. View exhibits at the new center created by the Orford Historical Society. Free. 603-353-4150.


Vermont Institute of Natural Science in Quechee: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 6565 Woodstock Road. Trails, exhibits, live bird programs and animal feeding times ^ $11.50-$13.50, under 3 free. 802-359- 5000.


Performances -- September 3

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.


Senior Centers -- September 3

Chapin Center in New London: Walk at Proctor Academy, 8:30 a.m. Bike group, call for times. Contract bridge, 9:30 a.m. Walking program, 10 a.m. Dominoes, 4 p.m. 37 Pleasant St. 603-526- 6368.


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


Upper Valley Center in Lebanon: Gift shop, chair exercise, 9 a.m. Bone builders, 10 a.m. Blood pressure clinic, 10 a.m.-noon. Lunch at noon ^ $3 or $8.75. Bus to West Lebanon, bingo for baubles, 1 p.m. 10 Campbell St. 603-448-4213.


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


Horse Meadow Center in North Haverhill: Art class, 9 a.m. Music, blood pressure clinic, 11 a.m. Lunch at noon ^ $3 or $8.75. Cribbage, 12:30 p.m. 91 Horse Meadow Road. 603-787-2539.


September 4 Friday

Flea Market Donations in Sunapee: 9 a.m.-noon, Methodist Church, Route 11. Drop off items for annual flea market. Free. 603-763-4301.


Food Ways Fridays in Woodstock: 10 a.m.-5 p.m., 69 Old River Road. Use heirloom herbs and vegetables in historical recipes. Free with admission each Friday through Oct. 16 ^ $4-$14, under 2 free. 802-457-2355.


First Friday in New London: 5-7 p.m., Whipple Hall, Main Street. Northern Stage Artistic Director Carol Dunne presents selections from the theater company's upcoming season. Free. Sponsored by Center for the Arts. 603-526-4444.


Children's Events -- September 4

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 and Toddler Story Time in Chelsea: Public Library, 296 Route 110. Preschool, 10 a.m. Toddler, 11:30 a.m. Stories, snack and craft. Free. 802-685-2188.


Community Meals -- September 4

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


Listen Community Dinner in White River Junction: 5 p.m., River Point Plaza, 42 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 -- September 4

Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation in Woodstock: 7:30 p.m., Woodstock Town Hall Theatre, 31 The Green. Tom Cruise stars in the latest installment of the action film series. Rated PG-13 ^ $6- $8. 802-457-3981.


Flea Markets/Yard Sales -- September 4

Lyme Bargain Barn: 1:30-4:30 p.m., Congregational Church, 1 Dorchester Road. Used clothing, household items, linens, jewelry and toys. Bag sale begins Aug. 31. Sponsored by Women's Fellowship Philanthropies. 603-795-2850.


Health -- September 4

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.


Ongoing -- September 4

American Precision Museum in Windsor: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 196 Main St. Featured exhibits include "The Tool Revolution" and "Arming the Union." Demonstrations take place in the working machine shop ^ $5-$8, family $20, 6 and under free. Admission by donation on Sundays. 802-674-5781.


Billings Farm & Museum in Woodstock: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 69 Old River Road. Working dairy farm, exhibits and activities that explore Vermont's rural heritage. Quilt exhibition on display until Sept. 20 ^ $4 to $14, 2 and under free. 802-457-2355.


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.


Nativity Exhibits in Enfield: 10:30 a.m.-3 p.m. through Oct. 31, La Salette Shrine, 410 Route 4A. Hundreds of exhibits from more than 50 countries. Free. 603-632-7087.


Justin Morrill Homestead in Strafford: Wednesday-Sunday, 11 a.m.-5 p.m., 214 Justin Morrill Highway. Guided tours of Gothic Revival historic house, formal garden, interpretive exhibits and walking trail ^ $6. Call for tours 802-828-3051.


Bridgewater Historical Society Museum: Open 10 a.m.-2 p.m., every Saturday through October, 12 N. Bridgewater Road. Includes town history exhibits and Bridgewater Mill artifacts. Free. 802-672- 3745.


Woodstock History Center: Wednesday-Saturday, 1-5 p.m.; Sunday, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. through Oct. 18, 26 Elm St. Exhibits include wedding gowns from 1780 to today, art, maps and historic photographs. Guided tours available. Free. 802-457-1822.


Grafton Historical Society Museum: 2-4 p.m., Sundays, 11 Library Road. Exhibits include Boston Post Cane, American Legion, tramp house and Civil War display. Free. 603-523-4569.


Montshire Museum of Science in Norwich: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 1 Montshire Road ^ $16 or $13, under 2 free. "Prehistoric Menagerie" and "David Goudy Science Park" on display until Sept. 7. 802-649- 2200.


Webster Cottage Museum in Hanover: 2:30-4:30 p.m., Wednesdays and Saturdays, 32 N. Main St. Furnishings and photographs related to Daniel Webster and Hanover's history. Free admission. 603-643- 6529.


Town Hall Heritage Center in Orford: 2-5 p.m., Sundays; 4:30-7:30 p.m., Tuesdays; and 10 a.m.- 1 p.m., Fridays and Saturdays;. Open through Oct. 18, Route 25A in Orfordville. View exhibits at the new center created by the Orford Historical Society. Free. 603-353-4150.


Vermont Institute of Natural Science in Quechee: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 6565 Woodstock Road. Trails, exhibits, live bird programs and animal feeding times ^ $11.50-$13.50, under 3 free. 802-359- 5000.


Outdoors -- September 4

Tai Chi in White River Junction: 6-7 p.m., Listen at River Point Plaza, 42 Maple St. Instruction takes place in the park beside Listen. Rain date is Saturday. Continues weekly through September ^ Donation. 603-448-4553.


Performances -- September 4

Jo Dee Messina in Randolph: 7:30 p.m., Chandler Music Hall, 71-73 Main St. The award- winning country music star performs ^ $35-$75. 802-728-6464.


Senior Centers -- September 4

Horse Meadow Center in North Haverhill: Bone builders, 9:30 a.m. Mahjong, 10:30 a.m. Lunch at noon ^ $3 or $8.75. Beginner decorative arts, 1 p.m. 91 Horse Meadow Road. 603-787-2539.


Chapin Center in New London: Walk at Proctor Academy, 8:30 a.m. Women's group, 9 a.m. Bone builders at Newbury Heights, 10 a.m. Chair exercise, 10:15 a.m. Blood pressure clinic, 10:30 a.m. Foot care clinic ^ $25, 12:30-3:30 p.m. 7 Pleasant St. 603-526-6368.


Upper Valley Center in Lebanon: Chair exercise, gift shop, 9 a.m. Suite Notes, 10 a.m. Accordion concert, 11:30 a.m. Lunch at noon ^ $3 or $8.75. 10 Campbell St. 603-448-4213.


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.


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


September 5 Saturday

Yard Sale Donations in Claremont: 9 a.m.-1 p.m., St. Mary's Parish gym, 32 Pearl St. No large appliances, large furniture, rugs, clothing, luggage, exercise and ski equipment, or computers. 603-542- 7020.


French Conversation Club in Enfield: 10-11 a.m., Enfield Shaker Museum, 447 Route 4A. Practice French in a social setting. All ability levels welcome. Free. 603-306-6606.


Traditional Craft Day in Woodstock: 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Billings Farm & Museum, 69 Old River Road. Karen Bushey demonstrates toothbrush rugs ^ $4 to $14, 2 and under free. 802-457-2355.


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.


Millennial Ministry in Canaan: 7-8:30 p.m., New Hope Community Church, 526 Canaan St. Social activities and discussions with others in their 20s and 30s. Free. 603-632-1211.


Art -- September 5

Art Opening in Claremont: 6-9 p.m., The Colony at Loft 204, 532 W. First St. Reception for "Birds's Eye View: 91711," which features work by photographer Peter Weinberger. Free. 909-568- 7190.


Community Meals -- September 5

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


Farmers Markets -- September 5

Norwich Farmers Market: 9 a.m.-1 p.m., 300 Route 5 South. Produce, meats, prepared foods and crafts from more than 50 vendors. Live entertainment each week. 802-384-7447.


Mount Tom Farmers Market in Woodstock: 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Route 12 North. Includes produce, preserves, baked goods and crafts. 802-763-2070.


Film -- September 5

Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation in Woodstock: 7:30 p.m., Woodstock Town Hall Theatre, 31 The Green. Tom Cruise stars in the latest installment of the action film series. Rated PG-13 ^ $6- $8. 802-457-3981.


Flea Markets/Yard Sales -- September 5

Flea Market in Fairlee: 7:30 a.m.-3 p.m., Fairlee Railroad Station, Main Street. Free admission. 802-333-4890.


Annual Flea Market in Sunapee: 8 a.m.- 1 p.m., Methodist Church, Route 11. Drop off items for annual flea market. Free. 603-763-4301.


"Dump Daze" Flea Market in Springfield, Vt.: 8 a.m.-noon, St. Mark's Episcopal Church, 33 Fairground Road. Free admission. 802-885-2723.


Community Yard Sale in Hanover: 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Dewey Field parking lot, Route 10. Sponsored by the town of Hanover and Dartmouth College. Free admission. 603-643-5648.


Lyme Bargain Barn: 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Congregational Church, 1 Dorchester Road. Used clothing, household items, linens and toys. Bag sale begins on Aug 31. Sponsored by Women's Fellowship Philanthropies. 603-795-2850.


Literary -- September 5

Nevil Shute Society in Hanover: 2-4 p.m., Murray Room at Howe Library, 13 South St. Topic is Shute's novel On the Beach. The 1959 film starring Gregroy Peck, Fred Astaire and Ava Gardner will be shown. Free. 202-281-0310.


Ongoing -- September 5

American Precision Museum in Windsor: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 196 Main St. Featured exhibits include "The Tool Revolution" and "Arming the Union." Demonstrations take place in the working machine shop ^ $5-$8, family $20, 6 and under free. Admission by donation on Sundays. 802-674-5781.


Billings Farm & Museum in Woodstock: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 69 Old River Road. Working dairy farm, exhibits and activities that explore Vermont's rural heritage. Quilt exhibition on display until Sept. 20 ^ $4 to $14, 2 and under free. 802-457-2355.


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.


Nativity Exhibits in Enfield: 10:30 a.m.-3 p.m. through Oct. 31, La Salette Shrine, 410 Route 4A. Hundreds of exhibits from more than 50 countries. Free. 603-632-7087.


Justin Morrill Homestead in Strafford: Wednesday-Sunday, 11 a.m.-5 p.m., 214 Justin Morrill Highway. Guided tours of Gothic Revival historic house, formal garden, interpretive exhibits and walking trail ^ $6. Call for tours 802-828-3051.


Bridgewater Historical Society Museum: Open 10 a.m.-2 p.m., every Saturday through October, 12 N. Bridgewater Road. Includes town history exhibits and Bridgewater Mill artifacts. Free. 802-672- 3745.


Woodstock History Center: Wednesday-Saturday, 1-5 p.m.; Sunday, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. through Oct. 18, 26 Elm St. Exhibits include wedding gowns from 1780 to today, art, maps and historic photographs. Guided tours available. Free. 802-457-1822.


Grafton Historical Society Museum: 2-4 p.m., Sundays, 11 Library Road. Exhibits include Boston Post Cane, American Legion, tramp house and Civil War display. Free. 603-523-4569.


Montshire Museum of Science in Norwich: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 1 Montshire Road ^ $16 or $13, under 2 free. "Prehistoric Menagerie" and "David Goudy Science Park" on display until Sept. 7. 802-649- 2200.


Webster Cottage Museum in Hanover: 2:30-4:30 p.m., Wednesdays and Saturdays, 32 N. Main St. Furnishings and photographs related to Daniel Webster and Hanover's history. Free admission. 603-643- 6529.


Town Hall Heritage Center in Orford: 2-5 p.m., Sundays; 4:30-7:30 p.m., Tuesdays; and 10 a.m.- 1 p.m., Fridays and Saturdays;. Open through Oct. 18, Route 25A in Orfordville. View exhibits at the new center created by the Orford Historical Society. Free. 603-353-4150.


Vermont Institute of Natural Science in Quechee: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 6565 Woodstock Road. Trails, exhibits, live bird programs and animal feeding times ^ $11.50-$13.50, under 3 free. 802-359- 5000.


Outdoors -- September 5

Bike Ride in Fairlee and West Fairlee: An 18-mile bike loop in Fairlee and West Fairlee. Led by Inge Trebitz for Ottauquechee Section of the Green Mountain Club. Call for details. 802-785- 2129.


September 6 Sunday

Labor and Leisure Day in Woodstock: 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Billings Farm & Museum, 69 Old River Road. Activities include building a split-rail fence, doing laundry with a washboard and making ice cream. Free with admission ^ $4 to $14, 2 and under free. 802-457-2355.


Bazaars/Fairs -- September 6

New World Festival in Randolph: Noon-11 p.m., Main Street. A celebration of Celtic and French Canadian heritage. Concerts, music and dance workshops, children's activities and food ^ $12-$39, 12 and under free. 802-728-6464.


Community Meals -- September 6

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


Farmers Markets -- September 6

Canaan Farmers Market: 10 a.m.-1 p.m. on the common, intersection of routes 4 and 118. EBT and debit cards accepted. Live music. 603-523-7256.


Film -- September 6

Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation in Woodstock: 7:30 p.m., Woodstock Town Hall Theatre, 31 The Green. Tom Cruise stars in the latest installment of the action film series. Rated PG-13 ^ $6- $8. 802-457-3981.


Flea Markets/Yard Sales -- September 6

Quechee Flea Market: 7 a.m.-4 p.m., Quechee Gorge Village, Route 4. Antiques, collectibles, handcrafts and food. Free admission ^ $20 vendors. 802-295-1550, ext. 102.


Flea Market in Fairlee: 8:30 a.m.-3 p.m., Fairlee Railroad Station, Main Street. Free admission. 802-333-4809.


Games -- September 6

Bingo in Hartford: 6-9 p.m., Hartford Elks Lodge, Route 14. Sponsored by American Legion Post 26 ^ $20 and up. 802-295-5348.


Ongoing -- September 6

American Precision Museum in Windsor: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 196 Main St. Featured exhibits include "The Tool Revolution" and "Arming the Union." Demonstrations take place in the working machine shop ^ $5-$8, family $20, 6 and under free. Admission by donation on Sundays. 802-674-5781.


Billings Farm & Museum in Woodstock: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 69 Old River Road. Working dairy farm, exhibits and activities that explore Vermont's rural heritage. Quilt exhibition on display until Sept. 20 ^ $4 to $14, 2 and under free. 802-457-2355.


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.


Nativity Exhibits in Enfield: 10:30 a.m.-3 p.m. through Oct. 31, La Salette Shrine, 410 Route 4A. Hundreds of exhibits from more than 50 countries. Free. 603-632-7087.


Justin Morrill Homestead in Strafford: Wednesday-Sunday, 11 a.m.-5 p.m., 214 Justin Morrill Highway. Guided tours of Gothic Revival historic house, formal garden, interpretive exhibits and walking trail ^ $6. Call for tours 802-828-3051.


Bridgewater Historical Society Museum: Open 10 a.m.-2 p.m., every Saturday through October, 12 N. Bridgewater Road. Includes town history exhibits and Bridgewater Mill artifacts. Free. 802-672- 3745.


Woodstock History Center: Wednesday-Saturday, 1-5 p.m.; Sunday, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. through Oct. 18, 26 Elm St. Exhibits include wedding gowns from 1780 to today, art, maps and historic photographs. Guided tours available. Free. 802-457-1822.


Grafton Historical Society Museum: 2-4 p.m., Sundays, 11 Library Road. Exhibits include Boston Post Cane, American Legion, tramp house and Civil War display. Free. 603-523-4569.


Montshire Museum of Science in Norwich: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 1 Montshire Road ^ $16 or $13, under 2 free. "Prehistoric Menagerie" and "David Goudy Science Park" on display until Sept. 7. 802-649- 2200.


Webster Cottage Museum in Hanover: 2:30-4:30 p.m., Wednesdays and Saturdays, 32 N. Main St. Furnishings and photographs related to Daniel Webster and Hanover's history. Free admission. 603-643- 6529.


Town Hall Heritage Center in Orford: 2-5 p.m., Sundays; 4:30-7:30 p.m., Tuesdays; and 10 a.m.- 1 p.m., Fridays and Saturdays;. Open through Oct. 18, Route 25A in Orfordville. View exhibits at the new center created by the Orford Historical Society. Free. 603-353-4150.


Vermont Institute of Natural Science in Quechee: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 6565 Woodstock Road. Trails, exhibits, live bird programs and animal feeding times ^ $11.50-$13.50, under 3 free. 802-359- 5000.


Outdoors -- September 6

Hike in Woodstock: A moderate hike with a ranger on the Appalachian Trail. Led by Inge Brown for Ottauquechee Section of the Green Mountain Club. Call for details. 802-280-8017.


Performances -- September 6

UnCommon Jam Music Festival and Art Show in Newbury, Vt.: 2-7 p.m., Village Common. Features Crunchy Western Boys, Bow Thayer and The Van Burens ^ $20, 12 and under free. Town artists will show work in an exhibit on Pulaski Street for free during the festival. 603-989-5500.


September 7 Monday

Shaker Field Dog Park Grand Opening in Enfield: 10 a.m., Shaker Field Dog Park, 535 Route 4A. Includes activities for dogs and their humans. Free. 603-276-0601.


Community Meals -- September 7

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.


Film -- September 7

Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation in Woodstock: 7:30 p.m., Woodstock Town Hall Theatre, 31 The Green. Tom Cruise stars in the latest installment of the action film series. Rated PG-13 ^ $6- $8. 802-457-3981.


Meditation -- September 7

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.


Ongoing -- September 7

American Precision Museum in Windsor: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 196 Main St. Featured exhibits include "The Tool Revolution" and "Arming the Union." Demonstrations take place in the working machine shop ^ $5-$8, family $20, 6 and under free. Admission by donation on Sundays. 802-674-5781.


Billings Farm & Museum in Woodstock: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 69 Old River Road. Working dairy farm, exhibits and activities that explore Vermont's rural heritage. Quilt exhibition on display until Sept. 20 ^ $4 to $14, 2 and under free. 802-457-2355.


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.


Nativity Exhibits in Enfield: 10:30 a.m.-3 p.m. through Oct. 31, La Salette Shrine, 410 Route 4A. Hundreds of exhibits from more than 50 countries. Free. 603-632-7087.


Justin Morrill Homestead in Strafford: Wednesday-Sunday, 11 a.m.-5 p.m., 214 Justin Morrill Highway. Guided tours of Gothic Revival historic house, formal garden, interpretive exhibits and walking trail ^ $6. Call for tours 802-828-3051.


Bridgewater Historical Society Museum: Open 10 a.m.-2 p.m., every Saturday through October, 12 N. Bridgewater Road. Includes town history exhibits and Bridgewater Mill artifacts. Free. 802-672- 3745.


Woodstock History Center: Wednesday-Saturday, 1-5 p.m.; Sunday, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. through Oct. 18, 26 Elm St. Exhibits include wedding gowns from 1780 to today, art, maps and historic photographs. Guided tours available. Free. 802-457-1822.


Grafton Historical Society Museum: 2-4 p.m., Sundays, 11 Library Road. Exhibits include Boston Post Cane, American Legion, tramp house and Civil War display. Free. 603-523-4569.


Montshire Museum of Science in Norwich: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 1 Montshire Road ^ $16 or $13, under 2 free. "Prehistoric Menagerie" and "David Goudy Science Park" on display until Sept. 7. 802-649- 2200.


Webster Cottage Museum in Hanover: 2:30-4:30 p.m., Wednesdays and Saturdays, 32 N. Main St. Furnishings and photographs related to Daniel Webster and Hanover's history. Free admission. 603-643- 6529.


Town Hall Heritage Center in Orford: 2-5 p.m., Sundays; 4:30-7:30 p.m., Tuesdays; and 10 a.m.- 1 p.m., Fridays and Saturdays;. Open through Oct. 18, Route 25A in Orfordville. View exhibits at the new center created by the Orford Historical Society. Free. 603-353-4150.


Vermont Institute of Natural Science in Quechee: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 6565 Woodstock Road. Trails, exhibits, live bird programs and animal feeding times ^ $11.50-$13.50, under 3 free. 802-359- 5000.


Outdoors -- September 7

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


Senior Centers -- September 7

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.


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.


September 8 Tuesday

Beginner's Yoga Class in Sharon: 8:30-10 a.m., Vermont Independent School for the Arts, 5126 Route 14. Classes taught by Rose Loving ^ $15. 802-565-0565.


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.


Qigong Class in Woodstock: 10:15-11:15 a.m., Norman Williams Public Library, 10 The Green. Gerry Sandweiss teaches the ancient Chinese practice for physical, mental and spiritual balance. Free. 802- 457-2295.


Women's Network of the Upper Valley Networking Night in Norwich: 5:30-7:30 p.m., Norwich Inn, 325 Main St. Includes refreshments. Free. 603-643-4143.


Children's Events -- September 8

Preschool Story Time in Woodstock: 10:30-11:30 a.m., Norman Williams Public Library, 10 The Green. Stories and activities for children ages 3-6. Free. 802-457-2295.


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.


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.


Community Meals -- September 8

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, 42 Maple St. Free. 603-398-2780.


Games -- September 8

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.


Health -- September 8

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: 10:30-11:30 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 "Protect Yourself From Heart Failure and Four Supplements Seniors Should Take." Free. 603-543-6800.


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


Lectures -- September 8

Hanover Garden Club in Hanover: 1-2:30 p.m., Mayer Room, Howe Library, 13 South St. Susan Green discusses her collection of historic garden books. Free. 603-353-4318.


Meditation -- September 8

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.


Ongoing -- September 8

American Precision Museum in Windsor: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 196 Main St. Featured exhibits include "The Tool Revolution" and "Arming the Union." Demonstrations take place in the working machine shop ^ $5-$8, family $20, 6 and under free. Admission by donation on Sundays. 802-674-5781.


Billings Farm & Museum in Woodstock: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 69 Old River Road. Working dairy farm, exhibits and activities that explore Vermont's rural heritage. Quilt exhibition on display until Sept. 20 ^ $4 to $14, 2 and under free. 802-457-2355.


Nativity Exhibits in Enfield: 10:30 a.m.-3 p.m. through Oct. 31, La Salette Shrine, 410 Route 4A. Hundreds of exhibits from more than 50 countries. Free. 603-632-7087.


Justin Morrill Homestead in Strafford: Wednesday-Sunday, 11 a.m.-5 p.m., 214 Justin Morrill Highway. Guided tours of Gothic Revival historic house, formal garden, interpretive exhibits and walking trail ^ $6. Call for tours 802-828-3051.


Bridgewater Historical Society Museum: Open 10 a.m.-2 p.m., every Saturday through October, 12 N. Bridgewater Road. Includes town history exhibits and Bridgewater Mill artifacts. Free. 802-672- 3745.


Woodstock History Center: Wednesday-Saturday, 1-5 p.m.; Sunday, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. through Oct. 18, 26 Elm St. Exhibits include wedding gowns from 1780 to today, art, maps and historic photographs. Guided tours available. Free. 802-457-1822.


Grafton Historical Society Museum: 2-4 p.m., Sundays, 11 Library Road. Exhibits include Boston Post Cane, American Legion, tramp house and Civil War display. Free. 603-523-4569.


Webster Cottage Museum in Hanover: 2:30-4:30 p.m., Wednesdays and Saturdays, 32 N. Main St. Furnishings and photographs related to Daniel Webster and Hanover's history. Free admission. 603-643- 6529.


Town Hall Heritage Center in Orford: 2-5 p.m., Sundays; 4:30-7:30 p.m., Tuesdays; and 10 a.m.- 1 p.m., Fridays and Saturdays;. Open through Oct. 18, Route 25A in Orfordville. View exhibits at the new center created by the Orford Historical Society. Free. 603-353-4150.


Vermont Institute of Natural Science in Quechee: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 6565 Woodstock Road. Trails, exhibits, live bird programs and animal feeding times ^ $11.50-$13.50, under 3 free. 802-359- 5000.


Performances -- September 8

North Country Chordsmen Rehearsal in Hanover: 7-9 p.m., Church of Christ at Dartmouth, 40 College St. For men interested in a cappella and barbershop four-part harmony. Free. 888-293- 9191.


Senior Centers -- September 8

Horse Meadow Center in North Haverhill: Breakfast, 8:30 a.m. Nifty Needlers, 9:30 a.m. Lunch at noon ^ $3 or $8.75. 91 Horse Meadow Road. 603-787-2539.


Chapin Center in New London: Walk at Proctor Academy, 8:30 a.m. Book discussion, 9:30 a.m. Outdoor recreation, walking program, bone builders at Newbury Heights, 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.


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


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. Games, 9:15 a.m. Flu shots, 10 a.m.-noon. Lunch at noon ^ $3 or $8.75. Bus to West Lebanon, 1 p.m. 10 Campbell St. 603-448- 4213.


September 9 Wednesday

Tech Savvy Wednesdays in Woodstock: 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Norman Williams Public Library, 10 The Green. Bring devices for one-on-one technology tutoring sessions. Free. 802-457-2295.


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


"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 -- September 9

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 -- September 9

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, 42 Maple St. Free. 603-398-2780.


Farmers Markets -- September 9

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


Hanover Farmers Market: 3-6 p.m., on the Green, free parking on Wheelock and College streets. 603-643-3115.


Health -- September 9

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.


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


Lectures -- September 9

Ben Kilham Talk in Hanover: 7 p.m., Howe Library, 13 South St. The black bear expert discusses bear behavior and environment and how to stay safe during bear encounters. Free. 603-643- 4120.


Literary -- September 9

Author Reading in Norwich: 7 p.m., Norwich Bookstore, 291 Main St. Nancy Marie Brown discusses her book Ivory Vikings: The Mystery of the Most Famous Chessmen in the World and Women Who Made Them. Reservations recommended. Free. 802-649-1114.


Ongoing -- September 9

American Precision Museum in Windsor: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 196 Main St. Featured exhibits include "The Tool Revolution" and "Arming the Union." Demonstrations take place in the working machine shop ^ $5-$8, family $20, 6 and under free. Admission by donation on Sundays. 802-674-5781.


Billings Farm & Museum in Woodstock: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 69 Old River Road. Working dairy farm, exhibits and activities that explore Vermont's rural heritage. Quilt exhibition on display until Sept. 20 ^ $4 to $14, 2 and under free. 802-457-2355.


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.


Nativity Exhibits in Enfield: 10:30 a.m.-3 p.m. through Oct. 31, La Salette Shrine, 410 Route 4A. Hundreds of exhibits from more than 50 countries. Free. 603-632-7087.


Justin Morrill Homestead in Strafford: Wednesday-Sunday, 11 a.m.-5 p.m., 214 Justin Morrill Highway. Guided tours of Gothic Revival historic house, formal garden, interpretive exhibits and walking trail ^ $6. Call for tours 802-828-3051.


Bridgewater Historical Society Museum: Open 10 a.m.-2 p.m., every Saturday through October, 12 N. Bridgewater Road. Includes town history exhibits and Bridgewater Mill artifacts. Free. 802-672- 3745.


Woodstock History Center: Wednesday-Saturday, 1-5 p.m.; Sunday, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. through Oct. 18, 26 Elm St. Exhibits include wedding gowns from 1780 to today, art, maps and historic photographs. Guided tours available. Free. 802-457-1822.


Grafton Historical Society Museum: 2-4 p.m., Sundays, 11 Library Road. Exhibits include Boston Post Cane, American Legion, tramp house and Civil War display. Free. 603-523-4569.


Webster Cottage Museum in Hanover: 2:30-4:30 p.m., Wednesdays and Saturdays, 32 N. Main St. Furnishings and photographs related to Daniel Webster and Hanover's history. Free admission. 603-643- 6529.


Town Hall Heritage Center in Orford: 2-5 p.m., Sundays; 4:30-7:30 p.m., Tuesdays; and 10 a.m.- 1 p.m., Fridays and Saturdays;. Open through Oct. 18, Route 25A in Orfordville. View exhibits at the new center created by the Orford Historical Society. Free. 603-353-4150.


Vermont Institute of Natural Science in Quechee: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 6565 Woodstock Road. Trails, exhibits, live bird programs and animal feeding times ^ $11.50-$13.50, under 3 free. 802-359- 5000.


Outdoors -- September 9

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


Senior Centers -- September 9

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


Thompson Center in Woodstock: Walking program, shopping in West Lebanon, 9 a.m. Tai chi, chair massages, 10 a.m. Handwork circle, 10:30 a.m. Senior center month celebration, French table, lunch at noon ^ $5 or $7. Book group, 1 p.m. 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 ^ $20, 10 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Lunch at noon ^ $3 or $8.75. Bus to Centerra, 1 p.m. 10 Campbell St. 603-448-4213.


Horse Meadow Center in North Haverhill: Bone builders, writing group, 9:30 a.m. Music, 11 a.m. Lunch at noon ^ $3 or $8.75. Bingo, advanced jewelry 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: Together, 10:30 a.m. Birthday celebration, lunch at noon ^ $5. 262 N. Main St. 802-295-9068.


September 10 Thursday

Jewelry and Fashion Sale in Lebanon: 8 a.m.-3 p.m., Alice Peck Day Memorial Hospital, 10 Alice Peck Day Drive. Jewelry, scarves and other items. Benefits Friends of APD. Free admission. 603-448- 7456.


Children's Events -- September 10

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


Toddler and Preschool Story Time in South Royalton: 10-11 a.m., Royalton Memorial Library, 23 Alexander Place. Free. 802-763-7094.


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


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.


Community Meals -- September 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, 42 Maple St. Free. 603-398-2780.


Farmers Markets -- September 10

Claremont Farmers and Arts Market: 4-7 p.m., Broad Street Park, downtown. Local produce, meats, prepared foods, arts and crafts. Free. 603-542-7026.


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


Feast and Field in Barnard: 4:30-7:30 p.m., 2248 Royalton Turnpike. Free admission. Doug Perkins and Patrick Ross perform at 5:30 p.m. 802-999-3391.


Games -- September 10

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.


Health -- September 10

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. "Protect Yourself From Heart Failure and Four Supplements Seniors Should Take," 11:30 a.m. Foot care by appointment ^ $20, 12:30-3 p.m. Sugar River Mills, 7 Heritage Drive. 603-543- 6800.


Literary -- September 10

Adult Book Discussion in Lebanon: 7-8 p.m., Lebanon Library, 9 E. Park St. Topic is Cleopatra: A Life by Stacy Schiff. Free. 603-448-2459.


Meditation -- September 10

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


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.


Ongoing -- September 10

American Precision Museum in Windsor: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 196 Main St. Featured exhibits include "The Tool Revolution" and "Arming the Union." Demonstrations take place in the working machine shop ^ $5-$8, family $20, 6 and under free. Admission by donation on Sundays. 802-674-5781.


Billings Farm & Museum in Woodstock: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 69 Old River Road. Working dairy farm, exhibits and activities that explore Vermont's rural heritage. Quilt exhibition on display until Sept. 20 ^ $4 to $14, 2 and under free. 802-457-2355.


Nativity Exhibits in Enfield: 10:30 a.m.-3 p.m. through Oct. 31, La Salette Shrine, 410 Route 4A. Hundreds of exhibits from more than 50 countries. Free. 603-632-7087.


Justin Morrill Homestead in Strafford: Wednesday-Sunday, 11 a.m.-5 p.m., 214 Justin Morrill Highway. Guided tours of Gothic Revival historic house, formal garden, interpretive exhibits and walking trail ^ $6. Call for tours 802-828-3051.


Bridgewater Historical Society Museum: Open 10 a.m.-2 p.m., every Saturday through October, 12 N. Bridgewater Road. Includes town history exhibits and Bridgewater Mill artifacts. Free. 802-672- 3745.


Woodstock History Center: Wednesday-Saturday, 1-5 p.m.; Sunday, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. through Oct. 18, 26 Elm St. Exhibits include wedding gowns from 1780 to today, art, maps and historic photographs. Guided tours available. Free. 802-457-1822.


Grafton Historical Society Museum: 2-4 p.m., Sundays, 11 Library Road. Exhibits include Boston Post Cane, American Legion, tramp house and Civil War display. Free. 603-523-4569.


Webster Cottage Museum in Hanover: 2:30-4:30 p.m., Wednesdays and Saturdays, 32 N. Main St. Furnishings and photographs related to Daniel Webster and Hanover's history. Free admission. 603-643- 6529.


Town Hall Heritage Center in Orford: 2-5 p.m., Sundays; 4:30-7:30 p.m., Tuesdays; and 10 a.m.- 1 p.m., Fridays and Saturdays;. Open through Oct. 18, Route 25A in Orfordville. View exhibits at the new center created by the Orford Historical Society. Free. 603-353-4150.


Vermont Institute of Natural Science in Quechee: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 6565 Woodstock Road. Trails, exhibits, live bird programs and animal feeding times ^ $11.50-$13.50, under 3 free. 802-359- 5000.


Senior Centers -- September 10

Chapin Center in New London: Walk at Proctor Academy, 8:30 a.m. Bike group, call for times. Contract bridge, 9:30 a.m. Walking program, 10 a.m. Flu clinic, 1-4 p.m. Dominoes, 4 p.m. 37 Pleasant St. 603-526-6368.


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


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


Upper Valley Center in Lebanon: Gift shop, chair exercise, 9 a.m. Bone builders, 10 a.m. Saxophone concert, 11:30 a.m. Lunch at noon ^ $3 or $8.75. Bus to West Lebanon, bingo for baubles, 1 p.m. 10 Campbell St. 603-448-4213.


Horse Meadow Center in North Haverhill: Art class, 9 a.m. Floral arrangements, 9:30 a.m. Music, 11 a.m. Lunch at noon ^ $3 or $8.75. Cribbage, 12:30 p.m. 91 Horse Meadow Road. 603-787- 2539.


September 11 Friday

Food Ways Fridays in Woodstock: 10 a.m.-5 p.m., 69 Old River Road. Use heirloom herbs and vegetables in historical recipes. Free with admission each Friday through Oct. 16 ^ $4-$14, under 2 free. 802-457-2355.


Pizza and a Movie in Dorchester: 6:30 p.m., D Acres Farm, 218 Streeter Woods Road. All-you- can-eat pizza buffet followed by separate movies for children and adults ^ $5-$15 donation. 603-786- 2366.


Bazaars/Fairs -- September 11

Steampunk Festival in Springfield, Vt.: 7:30-10 p.m., The Hartness House Inn, 30 Orchard St. Includes performances, workshops, tea dueling, Victorian-era bike ride, trader's bazaar, fashion show and time machine ^ $13-$50. Proceeds benefit the town's community center. 802-952-9170.


Children's Events -- September 11

Preschool and Toddler Story Time in Chelsea: Public Library, 296 Route 110. Preschool, 10 a.m. Toddler, 11:30 a.m. Stories, snack and craft. Free. 802-685-2188.


Community Meals -- September 11

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


Listen Community Dinner in White River Junction: 5 p.m., River Point Plaza, 42 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 -- September 11

Family Movie in Hartland: 6 p.m., Hartland Public Library, 153 Route 5. Call for the title of the family friendly film. Free. 802-436-2473.


Health -- September 11

Health Talk in Claremont: 10:30-11:30 a.m., Earl Bourdon Center, 67 Maple Ave. Topic is "Protect Yourself From Heart Failure and Four Supplements Seniors Should Take." Free. 603-543- 6800.


Foot Clinic in New London: 1-3 p.m., foot care by appointment ^ $25. Chapin Center, 37 Pleasant St. 603-526-6368.


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


Ongoing -- September 11

American Precision Museum in Windsor: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 196 Main St. Featured exhibits include "The Tool Revolution" and "Arming the Union." Demonstrations take place in the working machine shop ^ $5-$8, family $20, 6 and under free. Admission by donation on Sundays. 802-674-5781.


Billings Farm & Museum in Woodstock: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 69 Old River Road. Working dairy farm, exhibits and activities that explore Vermont's rural heritage. Quilt exhibition on display until Sept. 20 ^ $4 to $14, 2 and under free. 802-457-2355.


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.


Nativity Exhibits in Enfield: 10:30 a.m.-3 p.m. through Oct. 31, La Salette Shrine, 410 Route 4A. Hundreds of exhibits from more than 50 countries. Free. 603-632-7087.


Justin Morrill Homestead in Strafford: Wednesday-Sunday, 11 a.m.-5 p.m., 214 Justin Morrill Highway. Guided tours of Gothic Revival historic house, formal garden, interpretive exhibits and walking trail ^ $6. Call for tours 802-828-3051.


Bridgewater Historical Society Museum: Open 10 a.m.-2 p.m., every Saturday through October, 12 N. Bridgewater Road. Includes town history exhibits and Bridgewater Mill artifacts. Free. 802-672- 3745.


Woodstock History Center: Wednesday-Saturday, 1-5 p.m.; Sunday, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. through Oct. 18, 26 Elm St. Exhibits include wedding gowns from 1780 to today, art, maps and historic photographs. Guided tours available. Free. 802-457-1822.


Grafton Historical Society Museum: 2-4 p.m., Sundays, 11 Library Road. Exhibits include Boston Post Cane, American Legion, tramp house and Civil War display. Free. 603-523-4569.


Webster Cottage Museum in Hanover: 2:30-4:30 p.m., Wednesdays and Saturdays, 32 N. Main St. Furnishings and photographs related to Daniel Webster and Hanover's history. Free admission. 603-643- 6529.


Town Hall Heritage Center in Orford: 2-5 p.m., Sundays; 4:30-7:30 p.m., Tuesdays; and 10 a.m.- 1 p.m., Fridays and Saturdays;. Open through Oct. 18, Route 25A in Orfordville. View exhibits at the new center created by the Orford Historical Society. Free. 603-353-4150.


Vermont Institute of Natural Science in Quechee: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 6565 Woodstock Road. Trails, exhibits, live bird programs and animal feeding times ^ $11.50-$13.50, under 3 free. 802-359- 5000.


Outdoors -- September 11

Tai Chi in White River Junction: 6-7 p.m., Listen at River Point Plaza, 42 Maple St. Instruction takes place in the park beside Listen. Rain date is Saturday. Continues weekly through September ^ Donation. 603-448-4553.


Performances -- September 11

Songwriter's Showcase in South Pomfret: 6:30-9 p.m., ArtisTree Community Arts Center, 2095 Pomfret Road. Area artists perform original songs ^ $10. 802-457-3500.


The Capitol Steps in Randolph: 7:30 p.m., Chandler Music Hall, 71-73 Main St. Group performs satirical parodies and skits based off today's headlines ^ $36. 802-728-6464.


The Drawer Boy in Thetford: 7:30 p.m., Eclipse Grange Theatre, 193 Academy Road. A young actor from city lives with two aging farmers to gather stories about rural life in the play by Michael Healey ^ $10-$15. 802-784-4344.


Senior Centers -- September 11

Chapin Center in New London: Walk at Proctor Academy, 8:30 a.m. Women's group, 9 a.m. Bone builders at Newbury Heights, 10 a.m. Chair exercise, 10:15 a.m. Long-term care plannig, 10:30 a.m. Foot care clinic ^ $25, 1-3 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 $8.75. Advanced decorative arts, 1 p.m. 91 Horse Meadow Road. 603-787-2539.


Upper Valley Center in Lebanon: Chair exercise, gift shop, 9 a.m. Suite Notes, 10 a.m. Folk and Hawaiian music concert, 11:45 a.m. Lunch at noon ^ $3 or $8.75. 10 Campbell St. 603-448-4213.


Bugbee Center in White River Junction: Lunch at noon ^ $5. Bingo, shopping, 1 p.m. Brain injury support group, 3 p.m. 262 N. Main St. 802-295-9068.


Thompson Center in Woodstock: Foot clinic, 9 a.m.-2:30 p.m. 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.


September 12 Saturday

Traditional Craft Day in Woodstock: 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Billings Farm & Museum, 69 Old River Road. Jane Darling demonstrates basket and chair seat making ^ $4 to $14, 2 and under free. 802-457- 2355.


French Conversation Club in Enfield: 10-11 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.


Bazaars/Fairs -- September 12

Glory Days Railroad Festival in White River Junction: 10 a.m.-4 p.m., downtown. Train exhibits and rides, children's entertainment, live music, food and model railroad show. Free admission. Sponsored by Hartford Parks and Recreation. 802-295-5036.


Steampunk Festival in Springfield, Vt.: 10 a.m.-midnight, The Hartness House Inn, 30 Orchard St. Includes performances, workshops, tea dueling, Victorian-era bike ride, trader's bazaar, fashion show and time machine ^ $13-$50. Proceeds benefit the town's community center. 802-952-9170.


Children's Events -- September 12

Second Saturdays for Kids in Norwich: 1-3 p.m., Norwich Bookstore, 291 Main St. Story time and activities featuring a children's book. Free. 802-649-1114.


Farmers Markets -- September 12

Norwich Farmers Market: 9 a.m.-1 p.m., 300 Route 5 South. Produce, meats, prepared foods and crafts from more than 50 vendors. Live entertainment each week. 802-384-7447.


Mount Tom Farmers Market in Woodstock: 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Route 12 North. Includes produce, preserves, baked goods and crafts. 802-763-2070.


Enfield Growers and Producers Market: 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Huse Park, 308 Route 4. Features homegrown and homemade products. Free admission, ^ $5 set up fee for vendors. 603-632-5026.


Flea Markets/Yard Sales -- September 12

Flea Market in Fairlee: 7:30 a.m.-3 p.m., Fairlee Railroad Station, Main Street. Free admission. 802-333-4890.


Yard Sale in Claremont: 8 a.m.-2 p.m., St. Mary's Parish gym, 32 Pearl St. More than 100 tables. Free admission. 603-542-7020.


"Dump Daze" Flea Market in Springfield, Vt.: 8 a.m.-noon, St. Mark's Episcopal Church, 33 Fairground Road. Free admission. 802-885-2723.


Meditation -- September 12

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


Ongoing -- September 12

American Precision Museum in Windsor: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 196 Main St. Featured exhibits include "The Tool Revolution" and "Arming the Union." Demonstrations take place in the working machine shop ^ $5-$8, family $20, 6 and under free. Admission by donation on Sundays. 802-674-5781.


Billings Farm & Museum in Woodstock: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 69 Old River Road. Working dairy farm, exhibits and activities that explore Vermont's rural heritage. Quilt exhibition on display until Sept. 20 ^ $4 to $14, 2 and under free. 802-457-2355.


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.


Nativity Exhibits in Enfield: 10:30 a.m.-3 p.m. through Oct. 31, La Salette Shrine, 410 Route 4A. Hundreds of exhibits from more than 50 countries. Free. 603-632-7087.


Justin Morrill Homestead in Strafford: Wednesday-Sunday, 11 a.m.-5 p.m., 214 Justin Morrill Highway. Guided tours of Gothic Revival historic house, formal garden, interpretive exhibits and walking trail ^ $6. Call for tours 802-828-3051.


Bridgewater Historical Society Museum: Open 10 a.m.-2 p.m., every Saturday through October, 12 N. Bridgewater Road. Includes town history exhibits and Bridgewater Mill artifacts. Free. 802-672- 3745.


Woodstock History Center: Wednesday-Saturday, 1-5 p.m.; Sunday, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. through Oct. 18, 26 Elm St. Exhibits include wedding gowns from 1780 to today, art, maps and historic photographs. Guided tours available. Free. 802-457-1822.


Grafton Historical Society Museum: 2-4 p.m., Sundays, 11 Library Road. Exhibits include Boston Post Cane, American Legion, tramp house and Civil War display. Free. 603-523-4569.


Webster Cottage Museum in Hanover: 2:30-4:30 p.m., Wednesdays and Saturdays, 32 N. Main St. Furnishings and photographs related to Daniel Webster and Hanover's history. Free admission. 603-643- 6529.


Town Hall Heritage Center in Orford: 2-5 p.m., Sundays; 4:30-7:30 p.m., Tuesdays; and 10 a.m.- 1 p.m., Fridays and Saturdays;. Open through Oct. 18, Route 25A in Orfordville. View exhibits at the new center created by the Orford Historical Society. Free. 603-353-4150.


Vermont Institute of Natural Science in Quechee: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 6565 Woodstock Road. Trails, exhibits, live bird programs and animal feeding times ^ $11.50-$13.50, under 3 free. 802-359- 5000.


Performances -- September 12

The Drawer Boy in Thetford: 7:30 p.m., Eclipse Grange Theatre, 193 Academy Road. A young actor from city lives with two aging farmers to gather stories about rural life in the play by Michael Healey ^ $10-$15. 802-784-4344.


Senior Centers -- September 12

Chapin Center in New London: Computer class, 9 a.m. Meditation class, 10 a.m. 7 Pleasant St. 603-526-6368.


September 13 Sunday

Bazaars/Fairs -- September 13

Steampunk Festival in Springfield, Vt.: 10 a.m.-4 p.m., The Hartness House Inn, 30 Orchard St. Includes performances, workshops, tea dueling, Victorian-era bike ride, trader's bazaar, fashion show and time machine ^ $13-$50. Proceeds benefit the town's community center. 802-952-9170.


Glory Days Railroad Festival in White River Junction: 10 a.m.-4 p.m., downtown. Train exhibits and rides, children's entertainment, live music, food and model railroad show. Free admission. Sponsored by Hartford Parks and Recreation. 802-295-5036.


Farmers Markets -- September 13

Canaan Farmers Market: 10 a.m.-1 p.m. on the common, intersection of routes 4 and 118. EBT and debit cards accepted. Live music. 603-523-7256.


Flea Markets/Yard Sales -- September 13

Quechee Flea Market: 7 a.m.-4 p.m., Quechee Gorge Village, Route 4. Antiques, collectibles, handcrafts and food. Free admission ^ $20 vendors. 802-295-1550, ext. 102.


Flea Market in Fairlee: 8:30 a.m.-3 p.m., Fairlee Railroad Station, Main Street. Free admission. 802-333-4809.


Games -- September 13

Bingo in Hartford: 6-9 p.m., Hartford Elks Lodge, Route 14. Sponsored by American Legion Post 26 ^ $20 and up. 802-295-5348.


Ongoing -- September 13

American Precision Museum in Windsor: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 196 Main St. Featured exhibits include "The Tool Revolution" and "Arming the Union." Demonstrations take place in the working machine shop ^ $5-$8, family $20, 6 and under free. Admission by donation on Sundays. 802-674-5781.


Billings Farm & Museum in Woodstock: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 69 Old River Road. Working dairy farm, exhibits and activities that explore Vermont's rural heritage. Quilt exhibition on display until Sept. 20 ^ $4 to $14, 2 and under free. 802-457-2355.


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.


Nativity Exhibits in Enfield: 10:30 a.m.-3 p.m. through Oct. 31, La Salette Shrine, 410 Route 4A. Hundreds of exhibits from more than 50 countries. Free. 603-632-7087.


Justin Morrill Homestead in Strafford: Wednesday-Sunday, 11 a.m.-5 p.m., 214 Justin Morrill Highway. Guided tours of Gothic Revival historic house, formal garden, interpretive exhibits and walking trail ^ $6. Call for tours 802-828-3051.


Bridgewater Historical Society Museum: Open 10 a.m.-2 p.m., every Saturday through October, 12 N. Bridgewater Road. Includes town history exhibits and Bridgewater Mill artifacts. Free. 802-672- 3745.


Woodstock History Center: Wednesday-Saturday, 1-5 p.m.; Sunday, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. through Oct. 18, 26 Elm St. Exhibits include wedding gowns from 1780 to today, art, maps and historic photographs. Guided tours available. Free. 802-457-1822.


Grafton Historical Society Museum: 2-4 p.m., Sundays, 11 Library Road. Exhibits include Boston Post Cane, American Legion, tramp house and Civil War display. Free. 603-523-4569.


Webster Cottage Museum in Hanover: 2:30-4:30 p.m., Wednesdays and Saturdays, 32 N. Main St. Furnishings and photographs related to Daniel Webster and Hanover's history. Free admission. 603-643- 6529.


Town Hall Heritage Center in Orford: 2-5 p.m., Sundays; 4:30-7:30 p.m., Tuesdays; and 10 a.m.- 1 p.m., Fridays and Saturdays;. Open through Oct. 18, Route 25A in Orfordville. View exhibits at the new center created by the Orford Historical Society. Free. 603-353-4150.


Vermont Institute of Natural Science in Quechee: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, 6565 Woodstock Road. Trails, exhibits, live bird programs and animal feeding times ^ $11.50-$13.50, under 3 free. 802-359- 5000.


Performances -- September 13

The Drawer Boy in Thetford: 3 p.m., Eclipse Grange Theatre, 193 Academy Road. A young actor from city lives with two aging farmers to gather stories about rural life in the play by Michael Healey ^ $10-$15. 802-784-4344.


Senior Centers -- September 13

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