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Event listings for Sunday, September 17

Film and video

BRATTLEBORO Ken Burns' Vietnam War Documentary: All veterans along with the public are invited to come together to watch and to consider the portrayal of this divisive conflict. We will be viewing one episode each night. (Continues 9/24-9/28). 8 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. Through Thursday, September 21. American Legion Hall, 32 Linden St. John Hagen: 802-251-0777.

BRATTLEBORO Latchis Arts Salutes the Life and Comedic Legacy of Jerry Lewis: "The Bellhop" is unadulterated slapstick that shows Lewis at the height of his powers. This 1960 comedy marked his debut as a director, writer and producer, as well as actor. He plays a mistake-prone bellboy at a posh Miami hotel and speaks no dialogue as he careens through a silly stream of scenarios. Proceeds will be shared between Latchis Arts and the Muscular Dystrophy Association, the cause which Lewis poured his heart and soul into for decades, ultimately raising more than $2 billion through telethons and other efforts. 4 p.m. By donation. Latchis (Films), 50 Main St. Information: 802-246-1500; Click for more info on Web in new window.

Music

GUILFORD Wendy's Jazz Soiree: Local jazz guitarist, Draa Hobbs, teams up with John Stowell, internationally recognized guitarist, composer, author, and lecturer for this performance. 7 p.m. $15 to $20 (sliding scale). Wendys Soiree. Information: 802-254-6189.

BRATTLEBORO "How the Muse was Manufactured: An Author's Tale of Bringing the Estey Story to Life": Talk by ethnomusicologist, Dr. Dennis Waring, at the annual meeting of the Estey Organ Museum. 3 p.m. Free; donations welcome. Estey Organ Museum, 108 Birge Street. Information: 802-246-8366; Click for more info on Web in new window.

Well-being

BRATTLEBORO Sunday Sounds: Patrick Spurlock: Quiet gatherings cultivate contemplation and daydreaming in the presence of great music and art. 10:30 a.m. - noon (music starts at 11 a.m.). Free; donations welcome. One Eighteen Elliot, 118 Elliot St. Information: 917-239-8743; Click for more info on Web in new window.

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, EdibleBrattleboro@gmail.com.

BRATTLEBORO Soul Food Sundays: This gathering is intended to bring together the communities of color in southern VT and surrounding areas and is open only to folks who choose to identify as a person of color, indigenous, global majority, and their children. We are creating a safe space for us to build relationships, share information, support one another and build our resources. Bring a potluck dish to share, if you can. Drinks/fusions are also welcome. 1 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. Free. The Root Social Justice Center, 28 Williams St., 1st fl. Shela: shelasocialjustice@gmail.com, www.therootsjc.org.

Dance

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

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