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Event listings for Sunday, August 6, 2017

Performing arts

PUTNEY "Appropriate" by Brandon Jacobs-Jennings: (See 8/3). . Next Stage Arts Project. .

Visual arts and shows

BRATTLEBORO Dim Sum Buffet with Alyssa Hinton Exhibition of Awakenings and Ancestral Spaceship Series: Artistic, cultural and culinary environment, authentic home cooking, Asian cuisine by Chef Cai. Locally sourced, gluten-free and vegetarian options: Vegetarian Dumplings, Pork and Chinese Chive Dumplings, Asparagus with Mango, Yu Xiang Rou Si (Stir-fried Chicken and Vegetables), Yu Xiang Eggplant, Stir-fried Rice Noodles with Turmeric, Tofu and Vegetables, Jasmine Rice, Sweet Congee (Red Yeast Rice, Red Adzuki Bean, Goji Berries, Lotus Seed, Longan, Brown Sugar), Tea. 5 p.m. - 9 p.m. seatings. $28 per person, kids under 12 pay their age, free for under age 5. C X Silver Gallery, 814 Western Ave. Visit/reservations: 802-257-7898,


GREENFIELD The Joe Belmont Experience: All accomplished veterans of the Northeast music scene, this group can play anything--straight up grooves, jazz, Chicago- style blues, rock classics, and originals compositions. 6:30 p.m. $10. Hawks & Reed Performing Arts Center (The Arts Block), 289 Main St. Information: 413-774-0150; Click for more info on Web in new window.

W. DOVER The Brattlyn Brothers: Classic and not so classic rock with Kevin Parry, Joe Santry, Rich Mayer, Ken Storey and Scott Sizer. 1 p.m. - 3 p.m. (rain location: tent next door). Free. Dover Park, Rte. 100. Information: 802-257-7428,

PUTNEY Twilight on the Tavern Lawn Presents The Stockwell Brothers Band: Contemporary bluegrass and folk music quartet. Bring a lawn chair or blanket. Food will be available. 6 p.m. (rain location: Next Stage, 15 Kimball Hill). Free; donations accepted. Putney Tavern Lawn, Downtown Putney on the lawn. Information: 802-387-5772,

ROCKINGHAM 111th Annual Pilgrimage Features Original Composition Celebrating Vermont Headstones: "Vermont Headstones" is a collection of 12 songs written by Stanley Charkey, a Professor of Music at Marlboro College, in 2013. The songs explicitly quote words from Vermont gravestones in Brattleboro, Castleton, Dorset, E. Poultney, Marlboro, Mount Holly, Rutland, and W. Haven. The pilgrimage performance is the first to bring the piece to a well-known old Vermont cemetery. The ensemble performing the piece includes Donald Wilkinson, bass-baritone; Mary Ciccionetti, oboe; and Anya Schemetyeva, viola. 1 p.m. No charge but free-will donations will be solicited. Rockingham Meeting House, Off Rte 103, 20 Thwing Ln. Information: 802-463-3858; Click to e-mail for more information.

GUILFORD Wendy’s Jazz Soiree: Jazz pianist Miro Sprague and his 'Bicoastal Quintet' featuring saxophonists Daniel Rotem and Josh Johnson with bassist Alex Boneham and Roberto Giaquinto, percussion. 7 p.m. $15 to $20 at door. Wendys Soiree. Directions: 802-254-6189 or 802-380-4103.


BRATTLEBORO Tabletop Gaming: A different game every week. 1 p.m. - 5 p.m. Free. Positive Geek, 12 Flat St. Information: 802-258-2808; Click for more info on Web in new window.

Kids and families

BRATTLEBORO Living Memorial Park Pool: 1 p.m. - 5 p.m. Through Sunday, August 20, 2017. Free. Living Memorial Park, Guilford St. Ext. Information: 802-254-5808 x 203.

Community building

BRATTLEBORO Edible Brattleboro's "Share the Harvest" Free Produce Stand: Come to pick up some fresh veggies or drop off some from your garden to share and/or exchange. Bring your own bags. 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. Free. Elliot Street Park. Marilyn Chiarello: 802-254-9121,


BRATTLEBORO Paneurythmy Dance: Paneurythmy is a sacred circle dance of love, wisdom, and truth created by Beinsa Duono of Bulgaria for the benefit of spiritual seekers. Open to all. 9 a.m. on Sundays (weather permitting) on the hill. Through Sunday, September 17, 2017. Free. Living Memorial Park, Guilford St. Ext. Information: 802-490-2213.

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