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Event listings for Monday, July

The written word

BRATTLEBORO Mira Ptacin Reading: Mira Ptacin will do a reading of her work as part of the Marlboro Writing Intensive. She is the author of the memoir "Poor Your Soul" and the forthcoming book of nonfiction "The In-Betweens.". 5 p.m. Free. Brooks Memorial Library, 224 Main St. Information: 802-254-5290; Click for more info on Web in new window.

Ideas and education

BRATTLEBORO C​ash Management: For individuals who may benefit from ideas on how to better manage their day-to-day financial resources. With David Shorter from VALIC. noon - 1 p.m. Free. Brown Bag Lunch Series, River Garden, 157 Main St. Information: 802-246-0982; Click for more info on Web in new window.


PUTNEY Yellow Barn Concert: 8/1: Works by Scelsi, Brahms, Purcell, and Britten. 8/2: Works by Hetu, Debussy, Ades, Dean, and Ravel. 8 p.m. Through Wednesday, August 02. $18, $16 seniors, $9 students. Yellow Barn, 63 Main St. Information: 802-387-6637; Click for more info on Web in new window.


BRATTLEBORO Ashtanga Vinyasa Flow Yoga: Laura Tabachnick leads this vigorous, all levels class. Accompanied by gentle music. 5 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. on Tuesdays. By donation (all monies given to area non-profits). One Eighteen Elliot, 118 Elliot St. Information: 917-239-8743; Click for more info on Web in new window.

BRATTLEBORO Free Medical Care: For individuals without insurance or a physician. Tuesdays. 5 p.m. - 7 p.m. Brattleboro Walk-In Clinic, 81 Belmont Ave. Information: 802-251-8484; Click for more info on Web in new window.

BRATTLEBORO Senior Town Meeting (Sponsored by Bernie Sanders): Are you concerned about Social Security, Medicare, Medicaid, and the high cost of prescription drugs? At a time when some in Washington want to make large cuts to Medicare and other senior programs it is time to be informed and get involved. Join representatives from Senator Bernie Sanders' office and local senior organizations to discuss issues facing senior citizens. Free modest meals will be served. This event is co-sponsored by Gibson-Aiken Senior Center, Senior Solutions, and VT Alliance for Retired Americans. 12:30 p.m. Free. American Legion Hall, 32 Linden St. RSVP: 802-257-7570.

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