CALENDAR LISTINGS FOR Wednesday, November
E. DOVER The Stockwell Brothers Band plays Bluegrass: 6 - 8 p.m. Dover Town Hall, 190 Taft Brook Rd. Information: 802-464-5100.
BRATTLEBORO The Full Catastrophe - Andy Davis, Laurie Indenbaum, Jim Fownes: Enjoy the lively music found at a New England contra dance. Laurie on fiddle, Andy on accordion, and Jim on piano bring decades of experience in town halls, granges, schools and camps playing for country dances. They'll share stories behind the music, anecdotes, and strange events in the travels of a rural dance musician. Who knows - maybe a dance will break out. 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.
BRATTLEBORO Introduction to Acupuncture Channels (Adults): The acupuncture channels can seem like a mysterious and esoteric aspect of Chinese Medicine. This class will offer a straight-forward overview of what the acupuncture channels are, anatomically speaking, with an opportunity to experience where these channels are in your body through some group exercises. Instructor Stefan Grace is a graduate of the National University of Natural Medicine in Portland, where he completed a four-year masters program in Classical Chinese Medicine with a focus on internal Chinese herbs. 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. (Canal St. entrance). Free. Brattleboro Food Co-op Community Room, 7 Canal St. Registration required: 802-246-2821, shareholders@BrattleboroFoodCoop.coop.
BELLOWS FALLS Van Jones' "The Redemption Project" - Criminal Justice Reform (a CNN original Series): This event includes an appearance by Louis L. Reed, #cut50 National Organizer, who is traveling to over 10 states on a year-long Empathy Tour to learn about the needs of those impacted by mass incarceration (#cut50 is a national initiative of the Dream Corps that works to reduce the prison population while aiming to make communities safer.) The series exposes the process of reconciliation and restorative justice and highlights its potential to heal communities and bring forward the best in humanity. Jones creates space for in-depth discussions between offenders and those directly impacted by their violent crimes as part of the restorative justice process. Hosted by Greater Falls Community Justice Center, Greater Falls Connections, and Turning Point Recovery Center of Springfield in partnership with the ACLU of VT. 6 - 8:30 p.m. Free. Rockingham Free Public Library, 65 Westminster St. Information: 802-463-4270; Click for more info on Web in new window.