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Event listings for Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Film and video

BELLOWS FALLS "Last Woman Standing": This film follows world champion boxers and former friends, Arianne Fortin and Mary Spencer, as they fight for an Olympic dream that can only belong to one. This is the first in a series of 6 films by and about women. Sponsored by the Women's Freedom Center (2nd Wednesday of each month, 9/2017 through 2/2018). 6:30 p.m. Free. Rockingham Free Public Library, 65 Westminster St. Information: 802-463-4270; Click for more info on Web in new window.


GREENFIELD Karaoke: 8 p.m. - 1 a.m. (2nd and 4th Wed. of every month). Free. Hawks & Reed (The Wheelhouse), 289 Main St. Information: ; Click for more info on Web in new window.

W. BRATTLEBORO Brattleboro Women's Chorus -- Open Rehearsal: Be our guest to see (and hear) if Chorus is right for you. 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. All Souls Unitarian Universalist Church, 29 South St. Information:

BRATTLEBORO MOD (molly on drums): This is part of a new live music series. 7:30 p.m. - 10 p.m. (2nd and 4th Wednesday of every month). No cover. Echo Restaurant and Lounge, 69-73 Main St. Information: 802-254-2073.


BRATTLEBORO Sewing Basics for Design: In this introductory class, students (ages 11 and older) learn all the basic, prerequisite skills needed to be a contributor in the NEYT costuming department. Stitching, closures, repairs, hems and seams, and decorative trim. Success in this class opens opportunities in our costume design program. Harriet Tepfer instructs. 3:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. on Wednesdays. Through Wednesday, November 01, 2017. $160. New England Youth Theatre, 100 Flat St. Information: 802-246-6398; Click for more info on Web in new window.


PUTNEY Al-Anon: For friends and relatives of alcoholics. 7 p.m. on Wednesdays. Free; donations welcome. Putney Friends Meeting House, 17 Bellows Falls Rd. Information: 866-972-5266;

BRATTLEBORO Lunchtime Yoga for Co-op Shareholders: All-levels, led by a different local teacher each Wednesday. Bring a yoga mat. noon - 1 p.m. Free for shareholders. Brattleboro Food Co-op Community Room, 7 Canal St. Information: 802-246-2821; Click to e-mail for more information.

BRATTLEBORO Brain Health, Naturally: Supporting the brain with nourishing foods, herbal remedies, healthy living practices, and safe holistic approaches can be a powerful way to improve clarity of mind, memory, attention, test scores, and overall quality of life. Join us to learn some of the best natural options for coping with our high-speed world. You will find a wealth of sensible options for your entire family and you'll be able to witness immediate results. With Cindy Hebbard. 6 p.m. - 7:15 p.m. Free. Brattleboro Food Co-op Community Room, 7 Canal St. Registration required: 802-246-2821,

BRATTLEBORO Yoga with Dante: Relax and reinvigorate--the best of both worlds. Postures are accompanied by conscious breathing. Crystal bowl sound healing, meditation, some chanting. 5:30 p.m. - 7 p.m. Free; donations welcome. Gallery in the Woods, 145 Main St. Information: 802-257-4777.

LONDONDERRY Five Small Changes to Help You Reach Your Ideal Weight: You need to improve your health but the task seems so daunting. Diana Pagnucco, health coach and owner of GreenStart Health, will share five small changes you can start now that will make a big difference in getting you closer to your ideal health and natural weight. 2 p.m. Free. Neighborhood Connections, The Meeting Place, Rte. 100, 5700 Marketplace (across from the p.o.). Information: 802-824-4343; Click to e-mail for more information.

BRATTLEBORO Women's Support: Drop-in and confidential support group for women who have experienced domestic violence. 12 noon on Wednesdays. Free. Womens Freedom Center. Information: 802-257-7364.


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. 8 a.m. on Wednesdays (weather permitting) on the hill. Through Wednesday, September 20, 2017. Free. Living Memorial Park, Guilford St. Ext. Information: 802-490-2213.

MARLBORO The Art of Making Dances (Not About Ferguson): This is a response to the Black Lives Matter movement and to the violence against African American men in 2016. What can artists do to respond to violence and injustice? How can participating in art be a meaningful activity in a world in which black men are being shot in the streets? This dance uses 19th-century minstrelsy, ballet, modern dance, and hip hop for its movement palette and pairs it with the sounds from the violent police encounters with Alton Sterling, Philando Castille, and Eric Gardner. Choreographer Robin Prichard is associate professor of dance at the University of Akron. Performer Kweku Bransah is a Chicago-area hip hop/modern dancer and a recent graduate of the University of Akron. 7 p.m. Free. Marlboro College/Serkin Center Dance Studio, 2582 South Rd. Information: 802-251-7644; Click for more info on Web in new window.

September 2017

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