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April 1 Wednesday

Ceramics Demonstration in New London: 9 a.m.-noon, Colby-Sawyer College, Ceramics Studio, 541 Main St. Japanese potter Yoshinori Hagiwara demonstrates his techniques. Free. 603-526-3667.


Peeps Diorama Submissions in Newport: 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Library Arts Center, 58 N. Main St. Artists of all ages are invited to submit dioramas made from Peeps marshmallow candies ^ $3 registration fee. Rules and registration form available at www.libraryartscenter.org. 603-863-3040.


Activities at Spark in Lebanon: Cooking, noon. Garden club, 1 p.m. Creative writing, 2 p.m. Self-advocacy workshop, 4 p.m. Spark Community Center, 75 Bank St. 603-678-8619.


Pokemon League in Lebanon: 3:30-5:30 p.m. Black Moon Games, 2 Mascoma St. Learn to play or play against new opponents. For all ages. Free. 603-632-5820.


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.


48-Hour Film Festival Kickoff in White River Junction: 5:30 p.m., Tip Top Building, 85 N. Main St. Gathering for Cable Access in White River and White River Indie Festival annual film competition. Free. 802-498-8438.


"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.


Art Reception in Lyme: 5:30-7:30 p.m., Converse Free Library, 38 Union St. Features visual poetry works by Dave Celone. Free. 603-795-4622.


Valley Chords Open Rehearsal in White River Junction: 6:15-8:30 p.m., United Methodist Church, 106 Gates St. Sing women's barbershop music. Free. 802-333-4577.


Psychology Lecture in Hanover: 7:30-9 p.m., Filene Auditorium in Moore Hall, Maynard Street. Dr. Patricia Papernow discusses "What Works (and What Doesn't) in Blended Families" in the MacNamee Memorial Trust annual lecture. Free. 603-448-2759.


Children's Events -- April 1

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


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.


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


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.


After-School Program in Windsor: 2:30-3:30 p.m., Windsor Public Library, 43 State St. A book, snack and project for grades K-4. Older students welcome to help. Free. 802-674-2556.


Community Meals -- April 1

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 -- April 1

Scottish Country Dance in Fairlee: 7-9 p.m., Town Hall, 75 Town Common Road, off Route 5. All dances taught. Beginners welcome. No partner necessary. Bring soft-soled shoes ^ $3, first time free. 802-439-3459.


Flea Markets/Yard Sales -- April 1

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.


Health -- April 1

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. 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 -- April 1

Grasslands and Meadows Talk in Hanover: 7-9 p.m., Howe Library, 13 South St. Topics include ecology and care of fields, wildflower meadows and wild lawns. A Hanover Conservation Commission event. Free. 603-643-6446.


Vermont History Talk in Norwich: 7 p.m., Congregational Church, 15 Church St. Authors Bill Mares and Bill Lipke discuss "Vermont War Memorials, Statuary, and Cemeteries: From the Revolution to 9/11." Free. 802-262-2626.


Ongoing -- April 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.


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.


Peeps Diorama Contest Voting in Norwich: Open during library hours, Public Library, 368 Main St. Vote for your favorite dioramas made out of the marshmallow treats. Voting closes April 4 at 3 p.m. Winner announced April 6. Free. 802-649-1184.


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.


Norwich Historical Society: 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Wednesday and Thursday, 277 Main St. Current exhibit is "Cycles of Change: Farming in Norwich." Free. 802-649-0124.


Upper Valley Cinderella Project in White River Junction: 5:30-8 p.m. Wednesdays, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturdays, through May 2, 241 S. Main St., across from Elixir and Big Fatty's. High school girls choose from gently used gowns, shoes and accessories for prom. Donations accepted. Free. 802-296-2625.


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 -- April 1

Hotel Cassiopeia in New London: 7 p.m., Colby-Sawyer College, Sawyer Center Theater, 541 Main St. A student production of the piece inspired by artist Joseph Cornell ^ $10. 603-526-3670.


When the Wolves Came In in Hanover: 7 p.m., Moore Theater at Hopkins Center, 4 E. Wheelock St. Choreographer Kyle Abraham fuses street and classical dance to celebrate the struggle for civil rights in the U.S. and South Africa ^ $17-$40. 603-646-2422.


Senior Centers -- April 1

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. 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. Easter dinner at noon ^ $5. Line dancing, 1:30 p.m. 262 N. Main St. 802-295-9068.


Thompson Center in Woodstock: Bus to West Lebanon, 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 Senior Lane. 802-457-3277.


Upper Valley Center in Lebanon: Chair exercise, gift shop, 9 a.m. Mahjong, 10 a.m. Foot clinic ^ $25, 10 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Accordion concert, 11:30 a.m. Lunch at noon ^ $3 or $7.50. Bus to Centerra, 1 p.m. 10 Campbell St. 603-448-4213.


Horse Meadow Center in North Haverhill: Bone builders, writing group, 9:30 a.m. Music, 11 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: Interfaith coffee, 10 a.m. "Break Bread" lunch ^ $3, 11:30 a.m. Movie The Theory of Everything, 1 p.m. R.W. Black Community Center, 48 Lebanon St. 603-643-5531.


April 2 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.


Peeps Diorama Submissions in Newport: 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Library Arts Center, 58 N. Main St. Artists of all ages are invited to submit dioramas made from Peeps marshmallow candies ^ $3 registration fee. Rules and registration form available at www.libraryartscenter.org. 603-863-3040.


Activities at Spark in Lebanon: Lunch social, noon. Life skills, 1 p.m. Uno club, 2 p.m. Arts and 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 myth, magic and fairy tales in modern novels. Free. 603-298-8544.


Rabies Clinic in Georges Mills: 1-2 p.m., Sunapee Cove Assisted Living, 1250 Route 11. Rabies shots for dogs and cats. Bring proof of previous rabies vaccination ^ $15 per pet. 603-763-0566.


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 Opening in New London: 5-7 p.m., Ivey Science Center at Colby-Sawyer College, 541 Main St. Reception for the fine and performing arts department student art exhibit, which will be on display until April 17. Free. 603-526-3668.


Circle Up Spring Forum in Hanover: 6-8 p.m., Howe Library, 13 South St. Includes meal, screening of film Anonymous People and discussion about substance abuse prevention. Free. 603-643-4120.


Open House and Dinner in Lebanon: 6-8:30 p.m., Children's Center of the Upper Valley, 178 Mechanic St. Learn about programs at the children's center and have an Italian dinner. Free. 603-448-1615.


Children's Events -- April 2

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.


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


Community Meals -- April 2

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 -- April 2

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 -- April 2

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 -- April 2

Author Talk in South Royalton: 5:30-7 p.m., Chase Community Center, Vermont Law School, Chelsea Street. Fordham University professor and former New York gubernatorial candidate Zephyr Teachout discusses her book Corruption in America. Free. 802-831-1228.


"Imperial Russian and Faberge Eggs" in Lebanon: 6 p.m., Lebanon Library, 9 E. Park St. Artist and lecturer Marina Forbes gives talk sponsored by the New Hampshire Humanities Council. Free. 603-448-2459.


"Autism: What Is It? What Is It Not?" in Lyme: 7 p.m., Converse Free Library, 38 Union St. Dr. Stephen Mott, assistant professor of neurology and pediatrics at Geisel School of Medicine, gives talk. Free. 603-795-4622.


"Poorhouses and Town Farms: The Hard Road for Paupers" in Piermont: 7-9 p.m., Old Church Building, 131 Route 10. Steve Taylor discusses how people were treated in poorhouses and town farms and how reformists shut them down. Free. 603-272-4359.


Meditation -- April 2

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.


"Everyday 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 -- April 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.


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.


Peeps Diorama Contest Voting in Norwich: Open during library hours, Public Library, 368 Main St. Vote for your favorite dioramas made out of the marshmallow treats. Voting closes April 4 at 3 p.m. Winner announced April 6. Free. 802-649-1184.


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.


Norwich Historical Society: 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Wednesday and Thursday, 277 Main St. Current exhibit is "Cycles of Change: Farming in Norwich." Free. 802-649-0124.


Upper Valley Cinderella Project in White River Junction: 5:30-8 p.m. Wednesdays, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturdays, through May 2, 241 S. Main St., across from Elixir and Big Fatty's. High school girls choose from gently used gowns, shoes and accessories for prom. Donations accepted. Free. 802-296-2625.


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 -- April 2

Almost, Maine in Thetford: 7 p.m., Eclipse Grange Theatre, 193 Academy Road. A Parish Players production of the John Cariani play about men and women in a small town ^ $10-$15. 802-785-4344.


Hotel Cassiopeia in New London: 7 p.m., Colby-Sawyer College, Sawyer Center Theater, 541 Main St. A student production of the piece inspired by artist Joseph Cornell ^ $10. 603-526-3670.


Senior Centers -- April 2

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. Easter dinner, lunch at noon ^ $4 or $5. 6 Hale St. 802-728-9324.


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.


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.


Horse Meadow Center in North Haverhill: Art class, 9 a.m. Blood pressure clinic, music, 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.


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


Upper Valley Center in Lebanon: Chair exercise, gift shop, computer lab, 9 a.m. Chair yoga, 9:30 a.m. Blood pressure clinic, 10 a.m.-noon. Walking club, 10:30 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.


April 3 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. Drama club, 3 p.m. Science, 4 p.m. Game night with Tuck students, 6 p.m. Spark Community Center, 75 Bank St. 603-678-8619.


Artist Reception in White River Junction: 5-7 p.m., Hotel Coolidge, Zollikofer Gallery, 39 S. Main St. "Enamel Works of Matthew Wolf" will be on display until May 20. Free. 802-295-3118.


Peeps Diorama Party in Newport: 5-7 p.m., Richards Free Library, 58 N. Main St. A celebration of all things Peeps includes a Peeps marshmallow roast and awards for the winning dioramas. Free. 603-863-3430.


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 -- April 3

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.


Craft and Story in Quechee: 9:30-10:45 a.m., Upper Valley Waldorf School, 80 Bluff Road. Early childhood teachers host craft and puppet show. For ages 3-6. Free. 802-296-2496, ext. 11.


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.


Lego Club in Quechee: 3 p.m., Quechee Public Library, 1957 Quechee Main St. Lego construction for all ages. Free. 802-295-1232.


Community Meals -- April 3

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.


Passover Seder and Potluck Dinner in Woodstock: 6 p.m., Congregation Shir Shalom, 493 Woodstock Road, Route 4. Bring a dish to share for 10 people and items for area food pantries. Free. 802-457-4840.


Film -- April 3

American Sniper in Hanover: 7 p.m., Spaulding Auditorium at Hopkins Center, 2 E. Wheelock St. The story of Navy SEAL sniper Chris Kyle ^ $8. 603-646-2422.


Two Days, One Night in Hanover: 7 p.m., Visual Arts Center, 22 Lebanon St. A female foreman must convince her coworkers to save her job ^ $8. 603-646-2422.


Still Alice in Woodstock: 7:30 p.m., Woodstock Town Hall Theatre, 31 The Green. Julianne Moore stars as a woman who is diagnosed with early-onset Alzheimer's disease ^ $6-$8. 802-457-3981.


Health -- April 3

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 -- April 3

Ecology and Land Talk in White River Junction: 5 p.m., Upper Valley Food Co-op, 193 N. Main St. Dartmouth College doctoral student Brandon Elliott discusses the relationships between plant life and animals, and how Native American managed landscapes are used as models for restoration projects. Free. 802-295-5804.


Sydney Lea Reading in Norwich: 7 p.m., Norwich Bookstore, 291 Main St. The Vermont poet laureate discusses "Inviting the Reader: Narrative Values, Lyric Presentation" as part of a Sundog Poetry lecture series. Reservations recommended. Free. 802-649-1114.


Ongoing -- April 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.


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.


Peeps Diorama Contest Voting in Norwich: Open during library hours, Public Library, 368 Main St. Vote for your favorite dioramas made out of the marshmallow treats. Voting closes April 4 at 3 p.m. Winner announced April 6. Free. 802-649-1184.


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.


Norwich Historical Society: 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Wednesday and Thursday, 277 Main St. Current exhibit is "Cycles of Change: Farming in Norwich." Free. 802-649-0124.


Upper Valley Cinderella Project in White River Junction: 5:30-8 p.m. Wednesdays, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturdays, through May 2, 241 S. Main St., across from Elixir and Big Fatty's. High school girls choose from gently used gowns, shoes and accessories for prom. Donations accepted. Free. 802-296-2625.


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 -- April 3

Spring Music Jam in White River Junction: 4-6 p.m., Upper Valley Food Co-op, 193 N. Main St. Bring instruments to play with other musicians. Free. 802-295-5804.


Almost, Maine in Thetford: 7 p.m., Eclipse Grange Theatre, 193 Academy Road. A Parish Players production of the John Cariani play about men and women in a small town ^ $10-$15. 802-785-4344.


Hotel Cassiopeia in New London: 7 p.m., Colby-Sawyer College, Sawyer Center Theater, 541 Main St. A student production of the piece inspired by artist Joseph Cornell ^ $10. 603-526-3670.


The Piazzolla Project in South Pomfret: 7-9 p.m., ArtisTree Community Arts Center, 2095 Pomfret Road. Quartet plays music by Argentinean composer Astor Piazzolla ^ $20. 802-457-3500.


How the World Began in Enfield: 7:30 p.m., Shaker Bridge Theatre, 23 Main St. A drama about an outsider in a rural, close-knit town ^ $25 or $32. Call for reservations. 603-448-3750.


Sin or Salvation in Randolph: 7:30 p.m., Chandler Upper Gallery, 71-73 Main St. Covers and 1990s style rock ^ $14. 802-728-6464.


Senior Centers -- April 3

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 care by appointment ^ $25, 12:30-3:30 p.m. Dementia caregiver support 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. Music, 11 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, 10:30 a.m. R.W. Black Community Center, 48 Lebanon St. 603-643-5531.


Upper Valley Center in Lebanon: Chair exercise, gift shop, 9 a.m. Suite notes, 10 a.m. Lunch at noon ^ $3 or $7.50. 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.


April 4 Saturday

Easter Bake Sale in Windsor: 8:30 a.m.-2 p.m., Windsor House, 54 Main St. Proceeds benefit Mt. Ascutney Hospital Auxiliary. 802-674-6711.


Postcard and Stamp Show in Quechee: 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Mid Vermont Christian School, 399 Gilson Ave. More than 20 dealers with stamps and postcards. Sponsored by the Upper Valley Stamp Club. Free admission. 802-263-5111.


Used Book Sale in Lyme: 9 a.m.-noon, Converse Free Library, 38 Union St. Free admission. Sponsored by Friends of Lyme Library. 603-795-2243.


Baby Animal Day in Woodstock: 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Billings Farm & Museum, Route 12 North. Visitors meet the newest additions to the farm: baby lambs, chicks and calves. 1890 farmhouse open for tours ^ $4-$14, under 2 free. 802-457-2355.


Easter Egg Hunt in Thetford Center: 10 a.m.-noon, Community Building, 3932 Route 113. Includes cookie decorating, games and temporary tattoos. Bring candy donations before 10 a.m. 802-299-5864.


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.


Gear Sale in Norwich: 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Tracy Hall, 300 Main St. Includes camping, biking, golf, canoeing and skiing supplies. Free admission. Sponsored by Norwich and Sustainable Hanover. 802-649-1528.


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.


Nevil Shute Society in Hanover: 2-4 p.m., Murray Room, Howe Library, 13 South St. Bob Russell discusses Shute's novel Round the Bend. Free. 603-643-4471.


Art Opening in Woodstock: 3-5 p.m., Collective, 47 Central St. Reception for printmaker William Raymond Darling and fashion designer Prima Cristofalo. Free. 802-457-1298.


Fashion Weekend in White River Junction: 7 p.m., Main Street Museum, 58 Bridge St. Features spring collections by area designers, refreshments and dancing after the show ^ $25. 802-356-2776.


Children's Events -- April 4

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.


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 -- April 4

Easter Bunny Breakfast in Enfield: 8-10 a.m., Community Building, 308 Route 4. ^ $5, under 5 free. Sponsored by the Enfield Mascoma Lioness group. 603-632-1556.


Pancake Breakfast and Easter Egg Hunt in South Royalton: 9-11 a.m., South Royalton School, 223 S. Windsor St. Breakfast followed by hunt. Bring baskets. Free. 802-299-9033.


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.


Film -- April 4

Paddington in Hanover: 4 p.m., Spaulding Auditorium at Hopkins Center, 2 E. Wheelock St. A family comedy about Great Britain's favorite bear ^ $8. 603-646-2422.


A Most Violent Year in Hanover: 5 and 8 p.m., Visual Arts Center, 22 Lebanon St. A mafia thriller starring Jessica Chastain and Oscar Isaac ^ $8. 603-646-2422.


Following the Ninth in Woodstock: 5-6:30 p.m., Billings Farm & Museum, 69 Old River Road. Documentary about Beethoven's final symphony ^ $6 or $11. 802-457-2355.


Kingsman: The Secret Service in Hanover: 7 p.m., Spaulding Auditorium at Hopkins Center, 2 E. Wheelock St. A spy organization recruits a street kid into a competitive training program ^ $8. 603-646-2422.


Still Alice in Woodstock: 7:30 p.m., Woodstock Town Hall Theatre, 31 The Green. Julianne Moore stars as a woman who is diagnosed with early-onset Alzheimer's disease ^ $6-$8. 802-457-3981.


Flea Markets/Yard Sales -- April 4

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.


Ongoing -- April 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.


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.


Peeps Diorama Contest Voting in Norwich: Open during library hours, Public Library, 368 Main St. Vote for your favorite dioramas made out of the marshmallow treats. Voting closes April 4 at 3 p.m. Winner announced April 6. Free. 802-649-1184.


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.


Norwich Historical Society: 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Wednesday and Thursday, 277 Main St. Current exhibit is "Cycles of Change: Farming in Norwich." Free. 802-649-0124.


Upper Valley Cinderella Project in White River Junction: 5:30-8 p.m. Wednesdays, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturdays, through May 2, 241 S. Main St., across from Elixir and Big Fatty's. High school girls choose from gently used gowns, shoes and accessories for prom. Donations accepted. Free. 802-296-2625.


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 -- April 4

Hike in Windsor: A moderate hike on Mount Ascutney's Brownsville Trail to Norcross Quarry. Led by Dick Andrews for Ottauquechee Section of the Green Mountain Club. Call for details. 802-885-3201.


Performances -- April 4

Almost, Maine in Thetford: 7 p.m., Eclipse Grange Theatre, 193 Academy Road. A Parish Players production of the John Cariani play about men and women in a small town ^ $10-$15. 802-785-4344.


The Michael Blum Trio in Hanover: 7 p.m., Collis Center, Wheelock One, North Main Street. Grant Stinnett and Fred Haas perform jazz standards and original compositions with the trio. 603-646-3531.


How the World Began in Enfield: 7:30 p.m., Shaker Bridge Theatre, 23 Main St. A drama about an outsider in a rural, close-knit town ^ $25 or $32. Call for reservations. 603-448-3750.


Senior Centers -- April 4

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


April 5 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.


Community Meals -- April 5

Farm Feast Breakfast in Dorchester: 10 a.m.-1 p.m., D Acres Farm, 218 Streeter Woods Road. ^ $5-$15. Free. 603-786-2366.


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 -- April 5

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


Film -- April 5

I am Eleven in Hanover: 4 p.m., Visual Arts Center, 22 Lebanon St. A documentary about adolescents in 15 countries ^ $8. 603-646-2422.


Still Alice in Woodstock: 7:30 p.m., Woodstock Town Hall Theatre, 31 The Green. Julianne Moore stars as a woman who is diagnosed with early-onset Alzheimer's disease ^ $6-$8. 802-457-3981.


Meditation -- April 5

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 -- April 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.


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.


Norwich Historical Society: 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Wednesday and Thursday, 277 Main St. Current exhibit is "Cycles of Change: Farming in Norwich." Free. 802-649-0124.


Upper Valley Cinderella Project in White River Junction: 5:30-8 p.m. Wednesdays, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturdays, through May 2, 241 S. Main St., across from Elixir and Big Fatty's. High school girls choose from gently used gowns, shoes and accessories for prom. Donations accepted. Free. 802-296-2625.


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 -- April 5

Almost, Maine in Thetford: 2 p.m., Eclipse Grange Theatre, 193 Academy Road. A Parish Players production of the John Cariani play about men and women in a small town ^ $10-$15. 802-785-4344.


How the World Began in Enfield: 2:30 p.m., Shaker Bridge Theatre, 23 Main St. A drama about an outsider in a rural, close-knit town ^ $25 or $32. Call for reservations. 603-448-3750.


April 6 Monday

Kripalu Yoga in Sharon: 9-10:30 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.


Activities at Spark in Lebanon: Lunch social, noon. Arts and crafts, 1 p.m. Employment skills, 2 p.m. Games with Dartmouth College students, 3 p.m. Spark Community Center, 75 Bank St. 603-678-8619.


Spanish Conversation in Windsor: 1 p.m., Windsor Public Library, 43 State St. Taught by Paula Dart. Call ahead. Free. 802-674-5812.


Adult Book Discussion in Sunapee: 6:30-7:30 p.m., Abbott Library, 11 Soonipi Circle. Discuss Desert Queen by Janet Wallach with others. Books available at library. Free. 603-763-5513.


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 -- April 6

Science for Preschoolers at Montshire Museum in Norwich: 10:15 or 11:30 a.m., 1 Montshire Road. Program combines children's literature with hands-on science exploration. Free with admission ^ $11 or $14, under 2 free. 802-649-2200.


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 -- April 6

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 -- April 6

Still Alice in Woodstock: 7:30 p.m., Woodstock Town Hall Theatre, 31 The Green. Julianne Moore stars as a woman who is diagnosed with early-onset Alzheimer's disease ^ $6-$8. 802-457-3981.


Health -- April 6

Health Talk in Claremont: 10:30-11:30 a.m., Earl Bourdon Centre, 67 Maple Ave. Topic is "Get to Know Your Food Labels and Facts." Free. 603-543-6800.


Foot Clinic in Plainfield: 1-4 p.m., Town Hall, 110 Main St. Foot care by appointment ^ $20. 603-549-6800.


"Acupuncture and Herbs: Ancient Medicine for the Present and Future" in White River Junction: 6 p.m., Upper Valley Food Co-op, 193 N. Main St. Discussion topics include Chinese and convergence medicine. Free. 802-295-5804.


Meditation -- April 6

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 -- April 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.


Norwich Historical Society: 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Wednesday and Thursday, 277 Main St. Current exhibit is "Cycles of Change: Farming in Norwich." Free. 802-649-0124.


Upper Valley Cinderella Project in White River Junction: 5:30-8 p.m. Wednesdays, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturdays, through May 2, 241 S. Main St., across from Elixir and Big Fatty's. High school girls choose from gently used gowns, shoes and accessories for prom. Donations accepted. Free. 802-296-2625.


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 -- April 6

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.


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.


Upper Valley Center in Lebanon: Chair exercise, gift shop, 9 a.m. Blood pressure clinic, 10 a.m.-noon. Annual meeting, 11:45 a.m. Lunch at noon ^ $3 or $7.50. 10 Campbell St. 603-448-4213.


Horse Meadow Center in North Haverhill: Bone builders, 9:30 a.m. Lunch at noon ^ $3 or $6. Quilting group, 12:30 p.m. 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 group, 1 p.m. Advisory committee, 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.


April 7 Tuesday

Kripalu Yoga in Sharon: 9-10:30 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.


Activities at Spark in Lebanon: Lunch social, noon. Music, 1 p.m. Global Campus' Yahtzee club, 2 p.m. Computer class, 4 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 -- April 7

Brilliant Babies Developmental Playgroup in Lyme: 10-11 a.m., Converse Free Library, 38 Union St. Learn how to create opportunities for growth through play for children up to a year old. Free. 603-795-4622.


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.


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.


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


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 -- April 7

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 -- April 7

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.


Lectures -- April 7

Hanover Garden Club in Hanover: 1-2:30 p.m., Mayer Room, Howe Library, 13 South St. Botanist and field guide author Kristen Ward discusses her book "A Look at the World of Mosses." Free. 603-353-4318.


"A Road to Oblivion, or Joe Scarborough on Ferguson" in Hanover: 4-5:15 p.m., Room 3, Rockefeller Center, corner of Webster Avenue and North Main Street. Talk given by Kristie Dotson, an associate professor of philosophy at Michigan State University. Free. 603-646-3738.


Women's Network of the Upper Valley in Hanover: 6:30-8:30 p.m., Howe Library, 13 South St. Lynn Duton and Susan Schweitzer lead forum on how to have constructive conversations on thorny subjects between business members, families and organizations. Free. 603-643-4143.


Meditation -- April 7

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 -- April 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.


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.


Norwich Historical Society: 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Wednesday and Thursday, 277 Main St. Current exhibit is "Cycles of Change: Farming in Norwich." Free. 802-649-0124.


Upper Valley Cinderella Project in White River Junction: 5:30-8 p.m. Wednesdays, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturdays, through May 2, 241 S. Main St., across from Elixir and Big Fatty's. High school girls choose from gently used gowns, shoes and accessories for prom. Donations accepted. Free. 802-296-2625.


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 -- April 7

Hike in Norwich: An eary 3-mile dirt road loop in the Hawk Pine area. Led by Inge Brown for the Ottauquechee Section of the Green Mountain Club. Free. Call for details. 802-280-8017.


Performances -- April 7

Hotel Modern in The Great War in Hanover: 7 p.m., Moore Theater at Hopkins Center, 4 E. Wheelock St. Dutch theater collective perfroms a live animation show about World War I ^ $17-$35. 603-646-2422.


Gymnastics Show in Lebanon: 7-9 p.m., Lebanon Middle School, Route 4. Gymnastics program presented by middle and high school students ^ Donation of a nonperishable food item. 603-448-3056.


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. 603-759-0218.


Senior Centers -- April 7

Chapin Center in New London: Walk at Proctor Academy, 8:30 a.m. Outdoor recreation, 10 a.m. Walk-in painting, Parkinson's Disease 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 a.m. Foot care by appointment ^ $20, 10 a.m. Lunch at noon ^ $3 or $6. 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, lifeline talk 1 p.m. Bone builders, 3 p.m. 99 Senior Lane. 802-457-3277.


Upper Valley Center in Lebanon: Chair exercise, gift shop, computer lab, 9 a.m. Tax preparation, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Games, 9:15 a.m. Lunch at noon ^ $3 or $7.50. Line dancing ^ $6 or $8, bus to West Lebanon, sight services, 1 p.m. 10 Campbell St. 603-448-4213.


April 8 Wednesday

Activities at Spark in Lebanon: Cooking, noon. Garden club, 1 p.m. Creative writing, 2 p.m. Self-advocacy workshop, 4 p.m. Spark Community Center, 75 Bank St. 603-678-8619.


'Donate Life' Flag Raising Ceremony in Claremont: 11 a.m., Valley Regional Hospital, 243 Elm St. Join hospital officials as they celebrate National Donate Life Month, which honors people who have given organs and tissues to save a life. Free. 603-542-5177.


Pokemon League in Lebanon: 3:30-5:30 p.m. Black Moon Games, 2 Mascoma St. Learn to play or play against new opponents. For all ages. Free. 603-632-5820.


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.


Valley Chords Open Rehearsal in White River Junction: 6:15-8:30 p.m., United Methodist Church, 106 Gates St. Sing women's barbershop music. Free. 802-333-4577.


Community Solar Forum in Norwich: 6:30-8:30 p.m., Montshire Museum, 1 Montshire Road. Learn about ways to add solar power to homes. Free. 603-252-8451..


Children's Events -- April 8

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


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.


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


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.


After-School Program in Windsor: 2:30-3:30 p.m., Windsor Public Library, 43 State St. A book, snack and project for grades K-4. Older students welcome to help. Free. 802-674-2556.


Community Meals -- April 8

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 -- April 8

Scottish Country Dance in Fairlee: 7-9 p.m., Town Hall, 75 Town Common Road, off Route 5. All dances taught. Beginners welcome. No partner necessary. Bring soft-soled shoes ^ $3, first time free. 802-439-3459.


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.


Flea Markets/Yard Sales -- April 8

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.


Health -- April 8

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 -- April 8

Art and Mexico Talk in Hanover: 4:30 p.m., Hood Museum of Art, 6 E. Wheelock St. Luis M. Castaneda, of Syracuse University, discusses "A Portable State: Murals, Prefabrication, and Politics in Mexico." Free. 603-646-2808.


"Selma and Beyond: Touring the American South, March 2015" in Woodstock: 5 p.m., Norman Williams Public Library, 10 The Green. Woodstock residents Jackie Fischer and Ron Miller talk about their road trip and visits with social justice organizations. Free. 802-457-2295.


"Hadrian's Wall" in Bradford, Vt.: 6-8 p.m., Public Library, 21 S. Main St. A discussion during the Bradford History Club's monthly meeting. Free. 802-222-4536.


Fukushima Talk in Hartland: 6:30 p.m., Hartland Public Library, 153 Route 5. Chiho Kaneko discusses "Connecting the Dots: Fukushima Dai-ichi Nuclear Disaster, Nuclear Weapons, and Peace on Earth." Free. 802-436-2473.


"Growing Up in Hartford Village in the 1950s and 1960s" in Hartford: 7 p.m., Greater Hartford United Church of Christ, Route 14. An illustrated panel discussion. Attendees encouraged to share stories and recollections. Free. 802-295-2123.


Sydney Lea Reading in Norwich: 7 p.m., Norwich Bookstore, 291 Main St. Jeffrey Lent discusses his book A Slant of Light, which takes place at the close of the Civil War. Reservations recommended. Free. 802-649-1114.


Ongoing -- April 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.


Norwich Historical Society: 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Wednesday and Thursday, 277 Main St. Current exhibit is "Cycles of Change: Farming in Norwich." Free. 802-649-0124.


Upper Valley Cinderella Project in White River Junction: 5:30-8 p.m. Wednesdays, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturdays, through May 2, 241 S. Main St., across from Elixir and Big Fatty's. High school girls choose from gently used gowns, shoes and accessories for prom. Donations accepted. Free. 802-296-2625.


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 -- April 8

Aesop's Fables in Claremont: 10 a.m., Claremont Opera House, 58 Opera House Square. Storyteller and puppeteer Jim West brings the moral tales to life. For grades K-4 ^ $5. 603-542-4433.


Hotel Modern in The Great War in Hanover: 7 p.m., Moore Theater at Hopkins Center, 4 E. Wheelock St. Dutch theater collective perfroms a live animation show about World War I ^ $17-$35. 603-646-2422.


Songs for a New World Preview in White River Junction: 7:30 p.m., Briggs Opera House, 5 S. Main St. A Northern Stage production of a musical revue about people searching for a new life ^ $15 or $30. 802-296-7000.


Senior Centers -- April 8

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. Lunch at noon ^ $4 or $5. 6 Hale St. 802-728-9324.


Thompson Center in Woodstock: Volunteer appreciation breakfast, 8:30 a.m. 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. Book group, 1 p.m. Holistic class, 3 p.m. 99 Senior Lane. 802-457-3277.


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


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 in the Center for Elder Services, 1:30-3 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 $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.


April 9 Thursday

Jewelry, Handbag and Scarf Sale in Lebanon: 8 a.m.-4 p.m., Alice Peck Day Memorial Hospital, 10 Alice Peck Day Drive. Benefits hospital auxiliary. Free admission. 603-448-7456.


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.


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. Arts and crafts, 4 p.m. Spark Community Center, 75 Bank St. 603-678-8619.


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.


Local History Meet-Up in Woodsville: 5 p.m., Shiloh's Restaurant, 202 Central St. Discuss Upper Valley history with other enthusiasts. Sponsored by the Haverhill Historical Society. Free. 603-787-6549.


Science Pub in Lebanon: 5:30-7:30 p.m., Salt hill Pub, 2 W. Park St. Topic is "Glaciers: Everything You Want to Know!" Free. 603-646-0397.


Adult Book Discussion in Lebanon: 7-8:30 p.m., Lebanon Library, 9 E. Park St. Topic is A Sense of the World: How a Blind Man Became History's Greatest Traveler by Jason Roberts. Free. 603-448-2459.


Open Mic Poetry Reading in Hanover: 7-8:30 p.m., Howe Library, 13 South St. Share poetry you've written or read a favorite poem in honro of National Poetry Month. Free. 603-640-3252.


Children's Events -- April 9

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.


Community Meals -- April 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, 44 Maple St. Free. 603-398-2780.


Dances -- April 9

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 -- April 9

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 "Get to Know Your Food Labels and Facts," 11:30 a.m. Foot care by appointment ^ $20, 12:30-3 p.m. Sugar River Mills, 7 Heritage Drive. 603-543-6800.


Lectures -- April 9

Egyptian Archaeology Talk in Woodstock: 6-7 p.m., Norman Williams Public Library, 10 The Green. Virginia Bones, who has a degree in Egyptian archaeology, discusses "Abydos: How We Know What We Know." Second in three part series. Free. 802-457-2295.


World War I: History, Memory Event Conference in Hanover: 6-8 p.m., Paganucci Lounge, Class of 1953 Commons, Cemetery Lane. Presentations and talks about the Great War. Free. 603-646-3378.


Autism Discussion in Lyme: 7 p.m., Elementary School, 35 Union St. Dr. Raymond Chin leads forum on "See It Our Way: Developing Perspective on Social Interactions With Persons on the Autism Spectrum." Free. 603-795-4622.


"Growing Shiitake Mushrooms in the Northeast" in Newbury, Vt.: 7 p.m., Tenney Memorial Library, Route 5. Dean Bascom discusses how to start growing mushroom, and demonstrates how tools are used. Free. 802-429-2632.


Meditation -- April 9

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.


"Everyday 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 -- April 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.


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.


Norwich Historical Society: 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Wednesday and Thursday, 277 Main St. Current exhibit is "Cycles of Change: Farming in Norwich." Free. 802-649-0124.


Upper Valley Cinderella Project in White River Junction: 5:30-8 p.m. Wednesdays, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturdays, through May 2, 241 S. Main St., across from Elixir and Big Fatty's. High school girls choose from gently used gowns, shoes and accessories for prom. Donations accepted. Free. 802-296-2625.


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 -- April 9

A View From the Bridge in Hanover: 7 p.m., Visual Arts Center, 22 Lebanon St. A live National Theatre production of the Arthur Miller production starring Mark Strong ^ $23. 603-646-2422.


Almost, Maine in Thetford: 7 p.m., Eclipse Grange Theatre, 193 Academy Road. A Parish Players production of the John Cariani play about men and women in a small town ^ $10-$15. 802-785-4344.


Working! in South Royalton: 7 p.m., South Royalton School, 223 South Windsor St. A production by the South Royalton Players ^ $8 or $10. 802-763-7740.


Gary Robinson in Springfield, N.H.: 7-9 p.m., Town Hall, 23 Four Corners Road. Classical guitarist performs at Springfield Historical Society event. Free. 603-496-5462.


Gymnastics Show in Lebanon: 7-9 p.m., Lebanon Middle School, Route 4. Gymnastics program presented by middle and high school students ^ Donation of a nonperishable food item. 603-448-3056.


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.


Songs for a New World Preview in White River Junction: 7:30 p.m., Briggs Opera House, 5 S. Main St. A Northern Stage production of a musical revue about people searching for a new life ^ $15 or $30. 802-296-7000.


Senior Centers -- April 9

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.


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


Bugbee Center in White River Junction: Computer class, foot care by appointment, 8:45 a.m. Quilting, 9 a.m. Lunch at noon ^ $5. Federal legislation update, 12:30 p.m. 262 N. Main St. 802-295-9068.


Horse Meadow Center in North Haverhill: Art class, 9 a.m. Music, 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.


Upper Valley Center in Lebanon: Chair exercise, gift shop, computer lab, 9 a.m. Chair yoga, 9:30 a.m. Walking club, 10:30 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.


April 10 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. Drama club, 3 p.m. Science, 4 p.m. Game night with Dartmouth College women's soccer team, 6 p.m. Spark Community Center, 75 Bank St. 603-678-8619.


Art Opening in South Royalton: 5-7 p.m., Royalton Memorial Library, 23 Alexander Place. Reception for Kit Farnsworth, whose paintings, watercolors, pastels and plein air works will be on display until May 9. Free. 802-763-7094.


First Friday in Sunapee: 5-7 p.m., Knowlton House, Sunapee Harbor. Musical performances in the theme of "Poetry Born of Music." Free. Sponsored by Center for the Arts. 603-877-0134.


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 -- April 10

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.


After-School Program in Chelsea: 12:30-3 p.m., Public Library, 296 Route 110. Snacks and crafts. 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 -- April 10

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


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


Dances -- April 10

Family Contradance in Tunbridge: 7:30-10 p.m., 279 Route 110. Family dance with live music. All dances taught ^ $8. 802-436-1152.


Film -- April 10

British Arrows in Hanover: 6:30 and 8:30 p.m., Visual Arts Center, 22 Lebanon St. A mix of the UK's most creative, inspiring and witty commericials from 2014 ^ $8. 603-646-2422.


Cinderella in Woodstock: 7:30 p.m., Woodstock Town Hall Theatre, 31 The Green. A remake of the classic fairy tale starring Lily James, Helena Bonham Carter and Cate Blanchett ^ $6-$8. 802-457-3981.


Flea Markets/Yard Sales -- April 10

Rummage and Bake Sale in Brownsville: 9 a.m.-7 p.m., Town Hall, 22 Brownsville-Hartland Road. Proceeds benefit Brownsville Fourth of July festivities and West Windsor Fire Department. Free admission. 802-484-9286.


Health -- April 10

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


Lectures -- April 10

World War I: History, Memory Event Conference in Hanover: 9 a.m.-noon, Paganucci Lounge, Class of 1953 Commons, Cemetery Lane. Presentations and talks about the Great War. Free. 603-646-3378.


"25 Years of the Book Arts Workshop and More to Come" in Hanover: 4:30 p.m. Current Periodicals Room, Baker Library, Dartmouth College. Louise Hamlin gives talk that coincides with the exhibit "The Secret World Revealed: The Book Arts Workshop at 25 Years." Free. 603-646-2236.


Ongoing -- April 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.


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.


Norwich Historical Society: 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Wednesday and Thursday, 277 Main St. Current exhibit is "Cycles of Change: Farming in Norwich." Free. 802-649-0124.


Upper Valley Cinderella Project in White River Junction: 5:30-8 p.m. Wednesdays, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturdays, through May 2, 241 S. Main St., across from Elixir and Big Fatty's. High school girls choose from gently used gowns, shoes and accessories for prom. Donations accepted. Free. 802-296-2625.


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 -- April 10

Almost, Maine in Thetford: 7 p.m., Eclipse Grange Theatre, 193 Academy Road. A Parish Players production of the John Cariani play about men and women in a small town ^ $10-$15. 802-785-4344.


Working! in South Royalton: 7 p.m., South Royalton School, 223 South Windsor St. A production by the South Royalton Players ^ $8 or $10. 802-763-7740.


How the World Began in Enfield: 7:30 p.m., Shaker Bridge Theatre, 23 Main St. A drama about an outsider in a rural, close-knit town ^ $25 or $32. Call for reservations. 603-448-3750.


Songs for a New World Preview in White River Junction: 7:30 p.m., Briggs Opera House, 5 S. Main St. A Northern Stage production of a musical revue about people searching for a new life ^ $15 or $30. 802-296-7000.


Men at Words in Haverhill: 7:30 p.m., Alumni Hall, 75 Court St. Three singersongwriters perform contemporary and traditinal songs ^ $20. Cafe opens at 6:30 p.m. 603-989-5500.


Senior Centers -- April 10

Chapin Center in New London: Walk at Proctor Academy, 8:30 a.m. Women's group, 9 a.m. Chair exercise, 10:15 a.m. Long-term care planning, 10:30 a.m. Foot care by appointment ^ $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. Music, 11 a.m. Lunch at noon ^ $3 or $6. Computer class, garden club, 12:30 p.m. 91 Horse Meadow Road. 603-787-2539.


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


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


Bugbee Center in White River Junction: Tai chi, 10 a.m. 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. 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. Play practice, 3 p.m. 99 Senior Lane. 802-457-3277.


April 11 Saturday

Family Movement in South Pomfret: 10-11 a.m., ArtisTree Community Arts Center, 2095 Pomfret Road. Parents or grandparents with children explore yoga and creative movement ^ $10 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.


"Slow Art Day" in Hanover: Hood Museum of Art, 6 E. Wheelock St. Part of a worldwide celebration of the joy of looking at and loving art. Guided tour of "About Face: Self-Portraiture in Contemporary Art," 2 p.m. Gallery lecture "Learning to Look," 3 p.m. Free. 603-646-2426.


Spanish Hour in South Royalton: 10:30-11 a.m., Memorial Library, 23 Alexander Place. A bilingual introduction program for all ages. Free. 802-763-7094.


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.


Open Fields Open House in Thetford: 1-3 p.m., 37 Academy Road. Meet teachers, faculty and students at the school for students ages 4-12. Free. 802-785-2077.


Rabies Clinic in Grafton: 1-2 p.m., Town Hall, Turnpike Road. For dogs and cats ^ $15 per shot. 603-523-9902.


Second Saturday at the Bradford, Vt., Historical Society Museum: 2-4 p.m., Bradford Academy Building, 172 North Main St. View photographs and artifacts of the town for its 250th celebration. Vintage valentines also on display. Free. 802-222-4423.


Children's Events -- April 11

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.


Teen Book Discussion in Windsor: 10 a.m., Windsor Public Library, 43 State St. Topic is Feed by MT Anderson. Books available at library. Free. 802-674-2556.


Second Saturdays for Kids in Norwich: 1-3 p.m., Norwich Bookstore, 291 Main St. Story time and activities featuring Click, Clack, Peep! by Doreen Cronin. Free. 802-649-1114.


Farmers Markets -- April 11

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


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 -- April 11

Foxcatcher in Hanover: 5 and 8 p.m., Visual Arts Center, 22 Lebanon St. Steve Carrell and Channing Tatum star in the drama about John E. du Pont's attempt to train the U.S. wrestling team ^ $8. 603-646-2422.


Cinderella in Woodstock: 7:30 p.m., Woodstock Town Hall Theatre, 31 The Green. A remake of the classic fairy tale starring Lily James, Helena Bonham Carter and Cate Blanchett ^ $6-$8. 802-457-3981.


Flea Markets/Yard Sales -- April 11

Rummage and Bake Sale in Brownsville: 9 a.m.-noon, Town Hall, 22 Brownsville-Hartland Road. Half price until noon, bag sale noon-1 p.m. Proceeds benefit Brownsville Fourth of July festivities and West Windsor Fire Department. Free admission. 802-484-9286.


Attic Shop in Plainfield: 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Blow-Me-Down Grange, 1107 Route 12A. New and used items include crafts, antiques, books, artwork and furniture. Free admission. 603-448-0773.


Clothing Swap Donations in White River Junction: 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Bugbee Senior Center, 262 N. Main St. Donate clean, gently used clothes for a free swap that takes place the next day. Free. 603-448-1889.


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.


Health -- April 11

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 -- April 11

Civil War Program in Claremont: 1 p.m., CSB Community Center, 152 South St. Includes talk and exhibit about "The Paul Eseppi Collect: Civil War Arms and Armaments." Free. 603-542-7017.


Ongoing -- April 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.


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.


Norwich Historical Society: 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Wednesday and Thursday, 277 Main St. Current exhibit is "Cycles of Change: Farming in Norwich." Free. 802-649-0124.


Upper Valley Cinderella Project in White River Junction: 5:30-8 p.m. Wednesdays, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturdays, through May 2, 241 S. Main St., across from Elixir and Big Fatty's. High school girls choose from gently used gowns, shoes and accessories for prom. Donations accepted. Free. 802-296-2625.


Performances -- April 11

The Very Hungry Caterpillar and Other Eric Carle Favorites in Hanover: 3 p.m., Moore Theater at Hopkins Center, 4 E. Wheelock St. The Mermaid Theatre of Nova Scotia uses puppets and original music to tell tales by the children's author ^ $13-$23. For ages 3 and up. 603-646-2422.


Alice in Wonderland in Lebanon: 7 p.m., Lebanon Opera House, 51 N. Park St. A City Center Ballet performance celebrates the 150th anniversary of the book by Lewis Carroll ^ $55-$26. 603-448-0400.


Almost, Maine in Thetford: 7 p.m., Eclipse Grange Theatre, 193 Academy Road. A Parish Players production of the John Cariani play about men and women in a small town ^ $10-$15. 802-785-4344.


Working! in South Royalton: 7 p.m., South Royalton School, 223 South Windsor St. A production by the South Royalton Players ^ $8 or $10. 802-763-7740.


How the World Began in Enfield: 7:30 p.m., Shaker Bridge Theatre, 23 Main St. A drama about an outsider in a rural, close-knit town ^ $25 or $32. Call for reservations. 603-448-3750.


Songs for a New World in White River Junction: 7:30 p.m., Briggs Opera House, 5 S. Main St. A Northern Stage production of a musical revue about people searching for a new life ^ $15-$55. 802-296-7000.


April 12 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 -- April 12

Spring Shopping Extravaganza in White River Junction: 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Hotel Coolidge, 39 S. Main St. Features over 17 direct-home sellers. Raffle auction to benefit food shelf. Free admission. Bring food donation. 802-588-2013.


Community Meals -- April 12

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 -- April 12

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 -- April 12

Mommy in Hanover: 4 p.m., Visual Arts Center, 22 Lebanon St. A drama about the turbulent relationship between a teenager and his single mother ^ $8. 603-646-2422.


Cinderella in Woodstock: 7:30 p.m., Woodstock Town Hall Theatre, 31 The Green. A remake of the classic fairy tale starring Lily James, Helena Bonham Carter and Cate Blanchett ^ $6-$8. 802-457-3981.


Flea Markets/Yard Sales -- April 12

Clothing Swap in White River Junction: 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Bugbee Senior Center, 262 N. Main St. Pick out clean, gently used clothing at no cost. Free. 603-448-1889.


Lectures -- April 12

"New Hampshire Towns That Joined Vermont" in Woodstock: 2-3 p.m., Historical Society, 26 Elm St. Jere Daniell, a retired Dartmouth College historian, discusses the 38 towns that seceded from New Hampshire during the American Revolution. Free. 802-457-1822.


Meditation -- April 12

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 -- April 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.


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.


Norwich Historical Society: 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Wednesday and Thursday, 277 Main St. Current exhibit is "Cycles of Change: Farming in Norwich." Free. 802-649-0124.


Upper Valley Cinderella Project in White River Junction: 5:30-8 p.m. Wednesdays, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturdays, through May 2, 241 S. Main St., across from Elixir and Big Fatty's. High school girls choose from gently used gowns, shoes and accessories for prom. Donations accepted. Free. 802-296-2625.


Performances -- April 12

Alice in Wonderland in Lebanon: 1 p.m., Lebanon Opera House, 51 N. Park St. A City Center Ballet performance celebrates the 150th anniversary of the book by Lewis Carroll ^ $55-$26. 603-448-0400.


Almost, Maine in Thetford: 2 p.m., Eclipse Grange Theatre, 193 Academy Road. A Parish Players production of the John Cariani play about men and women in a small town ^ $10-$15. 802-785-4344.


Classical Music Concert in Woodstock: 2-3 p.m., Unitarian Universalist Church, 7 Church St. Violinist Tobias Steymans and pianist Victoria Schwartzman perform works by Mozart, Brahms and Poulenc ^ Donation. 802-457-2557.


How the World Began in Enfield: 2:30 p.m., Shaker Bridge Theatre, 23 Main St. A drama about an outsider in a rural, close-knit town ^ $25 or $32. Call for reservations. 603-448-3750.


Songs for a New World in White River Junction: 5 p.m., Briggs Opera House, 5 S. Main St. A Northern Stage production of a musical revue about people searching for a new life ^ $15-$55. 802-296-7000.


Senior Centers -- April 12

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


April 13 Monday

Kripalu Yoga in Sharon: 9-10:30 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.


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. Arts and crafts, 1 p.m. Employment skills, 2 p.m. Games with Dartmouth College students, 3 p.m. Spark Community Center, 75 Bank St. 603-678-8619.


Spanish Conversation in Windsor: 1 p.m., Windsor Public Library, 43 State St. Taught by Paula Dart. Call ahead. Free. 802-674-5812.


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


Children's Events -- April 13

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.


Community Meals -- April 13

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 -- April 13

Cinderella in Woodstock: 7:30 p.m., Woodstock Town Hall Theatre, 31 The Green. A remake of the classic fairy tale starring Lily James, Helena Bonham Carter and Cate Blanchett ^ $6-$8. 802-457-3981.


Health -- April 13

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.


Meditation -- April 13

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 -- April 13

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.


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.


Norwich Historical Society: 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Wednesday and Thursday, 277 Main St. Current exhibit is "Cycles of Change: Farming in Norwich." Free. 802-649-0124.


Upper Valley Cinderella Project in White River Junction: 5:30-8 p.m. Wednesdays, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturdays, through May 2, 241 S. Main St., across from Elixir and Big Fatty's. High school girls choose from gently used gowns, shoes and accessories for prom. Donations accepted. Free. 802-296-2625.


Senior Centers -- April 13

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.


Thompson Center in Woodstock: 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.


Upper Valley Center in Lebanon: Chair exercise, gift shop, ways and means, 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. Music, 11 a.m. Lunch at noon ^ $3 or $6. Quilting group, 12:30 p.m. Sign language class, 12:45 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 group, 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.


April 14 Tuesday

Kripalu Yoga in Sharon: 9-10:30 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.


Activities at Spark in Lebanon: Lunch social, noon. Music, 1 p.m. Global Campus' Yahtzee club, 2 p.m. Sparks of the Round Table, 3 p.m. Computer class, 4 p.m. Spark Community Center, 75 Bank St. 603-678-8619.


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.


French Conversation Club in Hanover: 5:30-6:30 p.m., Howe Library, 13 South St. Discuss current events, 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.


A Conversation About Adoption in Woodstock: 7-9 p.m., Conference Room at Ottauquechee Health Foundation, 32 Pleasant St. For birth parents, adopted adults, adoptive parents and extended family members. Newcomers welcome. Call first. Free. 802-436-1488.


Children's Events -- April 14

Brilliant Babies Developmental Playgroup in Lyme: 10-11 a.m., Converse Free Library, 38 Union St. Learn how to create opportunities for growth through play for children up to a year old. Free. 603-795-4622.


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.


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


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 Hold Me Closer, Necromancer by Lish McBride. Free. 603-448-2459.


Community Meals -- April 14

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 -- April 14

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.


Film -- April 14

Tea Theater in Quechee: 3 p.m., Quechee Public Library, 1957 Quechee Main St. 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea, refreshments and conversation. Free. 802-295-1232.


Health -- April 14

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 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 "Get to Know Your Food Labels and Facts." 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 -- April 14

Woodstock History Talk in Woodstock: Noon-1 p.m., Norman Williams Public Library, 10 The Green. Hugh Herman discusses the Woodstock Clinical School of Medicine, which was open from 1827-1856. Free. 802-457-2295.


"Possessed: An Intimate Inventory With Judith Taylor" in Woodstock: 4:30-5:30 p.m., Norman Williams Public Library, 10 The Green. Writer and artist discusses how our possessions embody the stories that shape our lives. Free. 802-457-2295.


"Visions of the Past" in Newport: 6:30-8 p.m., Richards Free Library, 58 N. Main St. Larry Cote and Stan Sweeny discuss the town's history using photographs. A Newport Historical Society event. Free. 603-863-1294.


Meditation -- April 14

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 -- April 14

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.


Norwich Historical Society: 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Wednesday and Thursday, 277 Main St. Current exhibit is "Cycles of Change: Farming in Norwich." Free. 802-649-0124.


Upper Valley Cinderella Project in White River Junction: 5:30-8 p.m. Wednesdays, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturdays, through May 2, 241 S. Main St., across from Elixir and Big Fatty's. High school girls choose from gently used gowns, shoes and accessories for prom. Donations accepted. Free. 802-296-2625.


Performances -- April 14

Lindsay and Her Puppet Pals in Hanover: 10:30-11:30 a.m., Howe Library, 13 South St. A family program for children ages 3 and up. Free. 603-643-4120.


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. 603-759-0218.


Songs for a New World in White River Junction: 7:30 p.m., Briggs Opera House, 5 S. Main St. A Northern Stage production of a musical revue about people searching for a new life ^ $15 or $20. 802-296-7000.


Senior Centers -- April 14

Chapin Center in New London: Walk at Proctor Academy, 8:30 a.m. Breakfast club 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. "Home Share Now" talk, 11:15 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. Jewelry class, 1 p.m. 91 Horse Meadow Road. 603-787-2539.


Black Center in Hanover: Exercise, 9 a.m. Coffee break, 10 a.m. Line dancing ^ $35 for five classes, 10:30 a.m. Lunch, noon. 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, Parkinson's Disease presentation, 1 p.m. Bone builders, 3 p.m. 99 Senior Lane. 802-457-3277.


Upper Valley Center in Lebanon: Chair exercise, gift shop, computer lab, 9 a.m. Tax preparation, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Games, 9:15 a.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: Lunch at noon ^ $5. Cribbage, fitness, 1 p.m. 262 N. Main St. 802-295-9068.