CALENDAR LISTINGS FOR Thursday, September
NEWFANE Romania - A Photographic Journey Along the Carpathian Arc: Take a virtual trip along the Carpathian mountains in the north of Romania and then southward to the great east-west wall of the Transylvanian Alps. This is an inspiring odyssey of striking landscapes that bear the signs of a rebirth after a long period of turbulence. Photographer Gene Parulis: "I encountered a proud, skilled, resilient and beautiful rural culture with a noticeably vibrant spiritual dimension. The images I have selected are an attempt to showcase these features. Landscape, people, art, craft, architecture and a sense of spirit, both real and imagined, constitute the subjects of this exhibition.". . Through Sunday, September 30. Free. Moore Free Library, 23 West St. Information: 802-365-7948; Click for more info on Web in new window.
GUILFORD Trio Mambo: Dan DeWalt, piano and trombone; Wes Brown, bass; Julian Gerstin, congas and percussion. Trio Mambo presents the classic Latin jazz piano trio format, both swinging and delicate. Standards like "Come Candela" and "Mambo Influenciado" mingle with the band’s originals. 7 p.m. $10 to $20 suggested donation. Wendys Soiree, 2596 Tater Ln. Call for directions: 802-254-6189.
BRATTLEBORO Borter's Jewelry Studio Workshop - Setting Faceted Stones : Bob Borter will co-teach with fellow silversmiths Susanna Haas and Chris Lann. 5 p.m. - 9 p.m. Through Friday, September 7. $200 (materials included). Borters Jewelry Studio, 22 High St., #202. Information: 802-254-3452, firstname.lastname@example.org, bortersjewelry.com/classes.
BRATTLEBORO Sample Ginger Side Salads with Laurie Klenkel: Try ginger tomato salad and a ginger cucumber salad using fresh, local, organic ginger from Old Friends Farm. Take home free, easy to make recipes. 4 p.m. - 6 p.m. at the Demo Counter. Brattleboro Food Co-op, 2 Main St. Information: 802-257-0236; Click for more info on Web in new window.
WARDSBORO "Decoding the Weather Machine": NOVA is partnering with Wardsboro Public Library and Wardsboro Elementary School to show its newest climate change documentary that takes a deep dive to explain why scientists agree that our climate is changing, how climate change will impact our daily lives, and how we can be resilient - and even thrive - in the face of this enormous change. 6 p.m. - 8 p.m. film. Q&A and community conversations follow. Free. Wardsboro Public Library, 170 Main St. Information: 802-896-6988; Click for more info on Web in new window.
BRATTLEBORO Women's Support: Drop-in and confidential support group for women who have experienced domestic violence. 12 noon every Thursday. Free. Womens Freedom Center. Information: 802-257-7364; Click to e-mail for more information.
TOWNSHEND Alzheimer's Caregiver Support Group: Monthly caregiver support group. Given the long duration of this disease, the strain on Alzheimer's caregivers can last several years and produce serious declines in caregiver physical, emotional, and financial well-being. In 2017, 16 million Americans provided an estimated 18.4 billion hours of unpaid care in the form of physical, emotional, and financial support. Led by trained facilitators: Claire Bemis, RN, of Grace Cottage and Alicia Moyer of SASH. 11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. (1st Thur. of every month). Free. Grace Cottage Hospital, Heins Conf. Rm., 133 Grafton Rd. Registration appreciated: 802-365-3763.