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Event listings for Thursday, November 30


PUTNEY The Silverback Swing Quartet: Gypsy jazz featuring violin, accordion, guitars, and vocals. 7 p.m. - 9 p.m. No cover. The Gleanery, 133 Main St. Information: 802-387-3052; Click for more info on Web in new window.


PUTNEY Chess Club : Want to learn Chess? Want to improve your game? Just want to play? Damian V. Dierkes is a sophomore at BUHS and has been playing chess since he was 7. He has competed in many tournaments and will be available to teach, answer questions, or just play. Some chess sets available or bring your own. 4:15 p.m. on Thursdays. Free. Putney Public Library, 55 Main St. Sign-up:

Kids and families

BRATTLEBORO Free Class for Kids: Fun Foods From Around the World: Poland: We will make pierogi, the national dish of Poland. These savory (or sweet), small, pillowy dough pockets are filled with cabbage, onions, and mashed potatoes. To honor the Vermont Harvest of the Month vegetable, we will make them with sweet potatoes. Lizi Rosenberg instructs. 3:30 p.m. - 5 p.m. Registration required:. Brattleboro Food Co-op Cooking Classroom, 7 Canal St. Information: 802-246-2821; Click to e-mail for more information.

Community building

PUTNEY Putney Food Distribution: All are welcome to come for free produce and some non-perishable items distributed by the Vermont Foodbank and the Putney Foodshelf. Open to anyone in the community. Bring your own shopping bags. 9 a.m. - 9:45 a.m. (5th Thursday this month but is usually the 4th Thursday). Free. Putney Meadows, 17 Carol Brown Way.


PUTNEY Folk Dancing: 4 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. on Thursdays. Through Thursday, June 28, 2018. Free. Putney Cares Activities Barn, 54 Kimball Hill. Sign up: 802-387-5593,

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