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Ideas and education

BRATTLEBORO "Inroads Exercise": Michael Davis will discuss the first principles of exercise philosophy - intensity, duration, and frequency. He'll talk about the slow movement and static protocols that he uses for his clients and explain why, using physics, exercise can be safe and effective, requiring very little time. 12 noon - 1 p.m. Free. River Garden - Brown Bag Series, 157 Main St. Information: 802-246-0982; Click for more info on Web in new window.

PUTNEY Disability Justice Advocate Lydia X.Z. Brown - "Cripping Intersectionality: Neurodiversity and Disability Justice": Brown's talk will focus on how disabled people's cultural work, community building, and leadership offer necessary interventions for liberation work everywhere, from the streets to the ivory tower, grounded in intersectional theory and practice. Co-sponsored by the Landmark College Center for Neurodiversity. 7 - 9 p.m. Free. Landmark College, East Academic Bldg., OBrien Auditorium, 1 River Rd. So. Information: 802-387-6768; Click for more info on Web in new window.


BRATTLEBORO "Singing Strong" - for Older Singers: No auditions, requirements, performances - have fun and learn more about your voice along the way. Susan Dedell will lead a joyful hour of singing songs chosen from a variety of musical styles, including jazz standards, Broadway musicals, spirituals, folk songs, rounds, and more. Vocal exercises and tips will help participants keep and expand their range, enhance tone, and increase strength. Learn about the background of the songs, taken from a collection numbering close to 200. 1:30 - 2:30 p.m. on Tuesdays. $85 for 7 weeks. Brattleboro Music Center, 72 Blanche Moyse Way. Information: 802-257-4523; Click for more info on Web in new window.

Farmers' markets

BRATTLEBORO Downtown Farmers Market: Offerings include produce, eggs, cheese, bread, baked goods, Thai food, gelato, and preserves. 4 p.m. - 7 p.m. on Tuesdays. Through Tuesday, October 8. New England Youth Theatre, 100 Flat St. Information: 802-254-8885,


BRATTLEBORO Brattleboro Walk-In Clinic: Primary medical treatment for patients ages 18-64 in our community who do not have health insurance or who cannot afford their high deductibles or co-insurance. 5 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. on Tuesdays. Brattleboro Walk-In Clinic, 191 Clark Ave. Information: 802-251-8484; Click for more info on Web in new window.



October 2019