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Ideas and education

DUMMERSTON Wildlife Crossings in Dummerston and the Mammals that Use Them: Kim Royar, Wildlife Biologist, Vermont Fish and Wildlife, will use large town maps to help us learn how to identify places where animals most often cross the road, discover those places in Dummerston where animals most often cross the roads, and learn about the animals that are likely to be crossing the roads in these places. Kim will bring animal pelts and bones so that we can become even more familiar with the animals that inhabit our town. 7 p.m. downstairs. Children are encouraged to attend. Free. Dummerston Congregational Church, 1535 Middle Rd. Information: 802-257-0544; Click to e-mail for more information.

BRATTLEBORO All About the Decennial Census of 2020: David Longsmith gives an overview of the Census and information about jobs available for persons interested in participating as "enumerators" or Census Takers. 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 Rape Aggression Defense Classes (R.A.D.): Brattleboro Recreation and Parks and the Brattleboro Police Dept. are co-sponsoring three sessions of Rape Aggression Defense classes led by Officer Amy Fletcher of the Brattleboro Police Dept. 5 - 8 p.m. 3 sessions on Tuesdays (Next sessions are Wednesdays: 2/5, 2/12, 2/19). Through Tuesday, December 17. $35 for 3 nights (Brattleboro residents), $60 (non-residents). Brattleboro Recreation and Parks Dept., 207 Main St. Registration required: 802-254-5808 or on site (Mon.-Fri., 9 - 12 noon or 1 - 5 p.m.).


BRATTLEBORO Table Top Tuesday: Brattleboro Recreation & Parks and Stephen Washkevich announce the beginning of this new program. Cards, Twister, Munchkin, Candyland, and more. Bring a game to share or just a good attitude. Ages 8-18 years old are invited to step away from screens and enjoy face to face cardboard competition. 5 - 7 p.m. on Tuesdays in the Conference Room. Through Tuesday, December 17. $3 per class for Brattleboro residents, $5 non-residents. Gibson-Aiken Center, 207 Main St. Information: 802-254-5808; Click for more info on Web in new window.


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.

Community building

GUILFORD US Census 2020 Jobs: The US Census Bureau is now accepting online applications for Enumerators (Census Takers) at Work today directly on computers to initiate or complete the online application process. This is a Q&A session for prospective employees - flexible, part-time, temporary employment from April to July 2020 paying $16.50 per hour, plus $.58 per mile driven. Applicants must be 18 years old by March 2020. Brochures, Frequently Asked Question sheets, business cards are available to share or to follow up with the Census Bureau on the application process. 9:30 - 11:30 a.m. Free. Guilford Free Library, 4024 Guilford Center Rd. Information: 855-JOB-2020,,



December 2019