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Event listings for Monday, May 1

Visual arts and shows

NEWFANE Rich Ray: "The Face of Love": Tues., Wed., Fri: 1 p.m. - 5 p.m., Thurs: 2 p.m. - 7 p.m., Sat:10 a.m. - 1 p.m. Through Wednesday, May 31. Free. Crowell Gallery at the Moore Free Library, 23 West St. Information: 802-365-7948; Click for more info on Web in new window.

Music

BRATTLEBORO Ukelele Jams: All players are welcome, whether or not you’ve participated in the local groups. Beginner friendly. Players are encouraged to bring music stands and songs to share. 11 a.m. - noon. Latchis 4 Gallery, 50 Main St.

Recreation

BRATTLEBORO Spin Class: With Susie of the Brattleboro Food Co-op Seafood Dept. (1st Monday of every month). 5:15 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. $15; free for Brattleboro Food Co-op shareholders. Bodhifit, 22 High St. Information: 802-246-0220; Click to e-mail for more information.

Kids and families

DOVER Pre-School Storytime: Following a read-aloud, children are invited to participate in a hands-on craft activity related to the theme of stories presented. 2:30 p.m. in the Children's Room. Free. Dover Free Library, 22 Holland Rd. Information: 802-348-7488; Click for more info on Web in new window.

Well-being

BRATTLEBORO Gong Bath (Immersion & Sound Healing) at Yoga Studio: Stephan Brandstatter offers two 21-minute immersions with a brief break in between for stretching, reflection, discussion, refreshment. Mats, pillows, cushions, cushioned bricks, blankets and eye covers are supplied. Bring water/liquid if you need. Anyone interested in experiencing the soothing, relaxing and healing vibrations is invited. 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. (arrive at least 5-15 min. early). $12 to $20 suggested donation. Healixyoga, 452 S. Main St. Reservations: getmusic@sover.net.

PUTNEY Sitting and Walking Meditation in the tradition of Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh: Offered by the Mountains and Rivers Mindfulness Community. 7 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. Donations welcome. Putney Friends Meeting House, 17 Bellows Falls Rd. Richard Brady and Elisabeth Dearborn: 802-387-2382, mountainsandriversmc@gmail.com.

Community building

BRATTLEBORO Inclusion Center: Bring your own lunch, make May Baskets, Mexican dancing for Cinco de Mayo, discussion on weather and disability. 11:30 lunch, 1 p.m. baskets, 2 p.m. dancing, 3 p.m. discussion. Free. The Gathering Place, 30 Terrace St. Information: inclusioncenter.webs.com.

Arts and Crafts

BRATTLEBORO 13th Annual Young Children's Art Exhibit: Mon.-Fri: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m., Sat: 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. Through Friday, May 26. Free. River Garden, 157 Main St. Information: 802-258-7070; Click for more info on Web in new window.

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