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Performing arts

BRATTLEBORO Vermont Theatre Company: "The Receptionist": (See 9/29). . Hooker-Dunham Theater. .

Visual arts and shows

DUMMERSTON Opening Reception: Linda Rubinstein's Dummerston Art Journals: This exhibit is centered around selections from Linda's image and word journals about life in her chosen town, Dummerston. Also being presented is a sampling of her other works, maps, one-of-a kind books, botanical drawings, and standing fabric figures. 2:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m., 3 p.m. artist's comments. Free. Dummerston Historical Society, Dummerston Center. Information:


GILL Raman & Melissa: A World of Chamber Music: 12 noon. Reception follows. $12 ($15 at door); ages 3-11: $6 ($8 at door). Antenna Cloud Farm, 25 Green Hill Rd. Information: ; Click for more info on Web in new window.

GUILFORD "Viva la Voce!": Friends of Music at Guilford and NH's Raylynmor Opera: FoMAG and the Raylynmor Opera offer operatic delights. Featured singers, who have all appeared in Raylynmor productions, include sopranos Molly McCoy and Julie Olsson, as well as bass-baritone Tom Cochran. Pianist Ken Olsson, a singer himself, is accompanying the trio of vocalists, who have chosen some of their favorite arias for this performance. These selections, to be presented with a bit of theatrical flair, are from Puccini's Gianni Schicchi and La Bohème, Menotti's The Old Maid and The Thief, Verdi's Aïda and La Forza del Destino, Mozart's Don Giovanni and The Magic Flute, Berlioz's La Damnation de Faust, Wagner's Tannhauser, and Humperdinck's Hansel and Gretel. 3 p.m. $15 suggested donation (includes tea-time dessert reception). Guilford Community Church, Crnr Rte. 5 and Guilford Center Rd. Information: 802-257-2776.


BRATTLEBORO Sunday Sounds: Jed Blume: Quiet gatherings cultivate contemplation and daydreaming in the presence of great music and art. Listen to Jed Blume and his ethereal raga-based hand pan compositions. 10:30 a.m. - noon (music starts at 11 a.m.). Free; donations welcome. One Eighteen Elliot, 118 Elliot St. Information: ; 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. (rain location: in front of Experienced Goods on Flat St.). Free. Elliot Street Park. Marilyn Chiarello: 802-254-9121,


BRATTLEBORO Community Circle Dance: All dances taught. No partner needed. Led by Bobbi Bailin. 3:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. Donations welcome. River Valley Aikido Center, 11 Cottage St. Parker Huber: 802-257-9108,



October 2017