CALENDAR LISTINGS FOR Tuesday, September
PUTNEY "Debating our Rights" - The Tenth Amendment: The Tenth Amendment reserves any power not delegated to the federal government to the states. Traditionally, those powers included all matters pertaining to public health, policing, and education. With the rise of the federal administrative state, some of those decisions are now handled by federal agencies. What are the disadvantages when power is more centralized? What are the advantages? This series is offered by Meg Mott, professor of politics at Marlboro College. 7 p.m. Free. Putney Public Library, 55 Main St. Information: 802-387-4407; Click for more info on Web in new window.
BRATTLEBORO Fun with Food and Art: Meet at the Brattleboro Museum first for an up-close look at the current art exhibit followed by a hands-on creative activity there led by Linda Whelihan. Then we'll walk up to the Brattleboro Co-op Kitchen to make something delicious. 3:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. Free. Brattleboro Food Co-op, 2 Main St. Registration required: 802-246-2821, firstname.lastname@example.org.
BRATTLEBORO Caregiver Support Group: Facilitated by Ryan Murphy, Hospice Care Coordinator for Brattleboro Area Hospice. 1 p.m. - 2:30 p.m., Room B in the Maple View Cafe (2nd and 4th Tues. of every month). Free. Brattleboro Memorial Hospital, 17 Belmont Ave. Information: 802-257-0775 x 106.
BRATTLEBORO Free Medical Care: For individuals without insurance or a physician. Tuesdays. 5 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. Brattleboro Walk-In Clinic, 191 Clark Ave. Information: 802-251-8484; Click for more info on Web in new window.
BRATTLEBORO Ashtanga Yoga: Experience the Indian tradition of yoga as taught by master teacher Sri K Pattabhi Jois and his daughter, our teacher, Saraswathi Jois. You will be led through part of the Primary Series practice. 6 p.m. - 7:15 p.m. every Tuesday. $12 suggested donation. Setu Yoga & Meditation Retreat Center, 241 Quails Hill Rd. Information: ; Click for more info on Web in new window.
BRATTLEBORO Yoga Locally: Vigorous Vinyasa taught by Laura Tabachnick. 5 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. (Tuesdays), 10:15 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. (Saturdays). Donations benefit Brattleboro nonprofits. One Eighteen Elliot, 118 Elliot St. Information: 917-239-8743; Click for more info on Web in new window.
BRATTLEBORO Climate Cafe - Vermont's Wildlife in a Changing Climate: Through colorful photos and captivating stories, you will come away with a new understanding of how climate change is affecting wildlife and what people can do to help conserve biodiversity in Vermont in the face of these new threats. Tom Roberts currently works in outreach for the Vermont Fish & Wildlife Dept., connecting the public with fish and wildlife through writing, speaking, and photography. Light refreshments. This is a project of Post Oil Solutions. 6 p.m. - 8 p.m. (every month, usually the 4th Tues.). Free. Brooks Memorial Library, 224 Main St. Tim Stevenson: 802-869-2141, email@example.com.
PUTNEY Putney Community Cares Luncheon: Menu: Hamburgers and/or veggie burgers, potato salad, three bean salad, blueberry cobbler with whipped Cream, tea/coffee. Co-sponsored with Senior Solutions. 12 noon - 1 p.m. (reserve seat by 9/24). $3.50 suggested donation. Laura Heller Community Barn, 54 Kimball Hill. Information: 802-387-5593; Click for more info on Web in new window.
BRATTLEBORO Windham County Organizing Committee for Vermont Workers' Center: The Vermont Workers' Center is a democratic, member-run organization dedicated to organizing with a human rights framework and to taking action on issues of concern to people most impacted by economic and social injustice. The Windham County Organizing Committee welcomes anyone who wants to learn more about our work and/or to organize in Windham County. Our Healthcare Is A Human Right campaign is focused on building collective power to win a healthcare system that works for people, not for profit, and provides dignified wages and conditions for people working in the healthcare field. We also work in solidarity with social, economic, racial, and climate justice organizations to build a mass movement for people and the planet. 6 p.m. - 8 p.m. Free. The Root Social Justice Center, 28 Williams St., 1st fl. Ellen Schwartz: 802-257-4436, firstname.lastname@example.org.