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Event listings for Sunday, March 19, 2017


PUTNEY John Gorka: Many well-known artists have recorded and/or performed songs from this iconic singer/songwriter of the '80s folk scene. Presented by Apron Theater Company and Twilight Music. 7:30 p.m. $20 ($24 at door). Next Stage Arts Project, 15 Kimball Hill. Information: 802-387-0102; Click for more info on Web in new window.

GREENFIELD Jazz Sundays: Ellen Cogen and John Mason: Tribute To Ella Fitzgerald and Joe Pass. 5 p.m. $8 ($10 at door). Hawks & Reed Performing Arts Center (The Arts Block), 289 Main St. Information: 413-774-0150; Click for more info on Web in new window.

Local history

WARDSBORO Slideshow of Old Photographs of Wardsboro: 2 p.m. Free. Wardsboro Public Library, 170 Main St. Information: 802-896-6988; Click for more info on Web in new window.


W. BRATTLEBORO The Compassionate Friends of Brattleboro: Monthly meeting of this national self-help organization for families who have had a child die provides highly personal comfort, hope and support to every family experiencing the death of a son or a daughter, a brother or sister, or a grandchild, and helps others better assist the grieving family. Meetings are for all families regardless of race, religious orientation, economic background, or the cause and age of the child at death, from pre-birth up. All immediate family members are welcome including adult siblings. 2 p.m. - 4 p.m. (3rd Sun. of every month). Free. West Village Meeting House, 29 South St. M. Beverly Miller: 802-490-2326.

Community building

BRATTLEBORO WeCAN: Spring Into Action: An action fair to find out how to plug in to work effectively and sustainably for the kind of world you want. Panel discussions on Climate Justice, Racial Justice, Economic Justice, Social Justice, Political Organizing, and Family-Friendly Activism. Meet with local organizers. Activities for kids, music, food, accessible to all. 12 p.m. - 4 p.m. in Vermont Hall (the building behind the tallest building on the former Austine School Campus). Free. Winston Prouty Center, 130 Austine Dr. Schedule:,


BRATTLEBORO Community Circle Dance: All dances taught. No partner needed. Led by Anja Daniel and friends. 3:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. Donations welcome. River Valley Aikido Center, 11 Cottage St. Parker Huber: 802-257-9108.

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