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Ideas and education

BRATTLEBORO "Effects of Global Warming on Mental Health: Creating Resilience Before, During, After Extreme Weather Events": This workshop will give an overview of some of the national, state, and local initiatives addressing the negative psychological impacts of global warming. It will also explore practical skills to build resilience to enhance the capacity of individuals and groups to cope with the inevitable changes affecting all levels of society. The Climate Café is pleased to host Rebecca MacKenzie, a clinical social worker, and member of the NH Disaster Behavioral Health Response Team. Light refreshments. 5:45 p.m. in the Main Room. Free. Brooks Memorial Library, 224 Main St. Information:


BRATTLEBORO Introduction to Digital Photography: Bill Steele, owner of Gorham Mountain Photography, will give tips on how to get the most from your camera and speak about the "Exposure Triangle." Bring your camera, manual, and questions. noon - 1 p.m. Free. River Garden - Brown Bag Lunch Series, 157 Main St. Information: 802-246-0982; Click for more info on Web in new window.

Kids and families

BRATTLEBORO Free Class for Kids: Fun with Food and Art: Animal Dreams: Meet at the Brattleboro Museum and Art Center first for an up-close look at the current art exhibit. A hands-on creative activity led by Linda Whelihan. Afterward, we will walk to the Brattleboro Food Co-op Cooking Classroom and make something delicious with Lizi Rosenberg using the Vermont Harvest of the Month vegetable--sweet potatoes. 3:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. Brattleboro Museum & Art Center, 28 Vernon St. Registration required: 802-246-2821,

GUILFORD Storytime: Program of songs, fingerplays, books, and activities for babies, toddlers, and older siblings. Presented by Cathi Wilken or Laura Lawson Tucker. Every Tuesday. 11 a.m. Free. Guilford Free Library, 4024 Guilford Center Rd. Information: 802-257-4603; Click for more info on Web in new window.


BRATTLEBORO Free Medical Care: For individuals without insurance or a physician. Tuesdays. 5 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. Brattleboro Walk-In Clinic, 191 Clark Ave. Information: 802-251-8484; Click for more info on Web in new window.



November 2017