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The written word

BRATTLEBORO Great Books: "Natural Causes: An Epidemic of Wellness, The Certainty of Dying, and Killing Ourselves to Live Longer": Discussion of Barbara Ehrenreich's book. 7 p.m. - 9 p.m. in the Meeting Room (monthly). Free. Brooks Memorial Library, 224 Main St. Michael N. Landis: 802-257-1851, emagicmtman@gmail.com.

Business and economy

WESTMINSTER SEVCA Offers Free Tax Preparation (VITA): Income-eligible Windham County residents can schedule an appointment for free tax preparation assistance through the VITA program, offered by SEVCA in collaboration with Granite United Way. SEVCA has experienced, IRS-certified volunteers trained and ready to help area residents with an Adjusted Gross household income up to $54,000 file their tax returns. 8:45 a.m. - 4 p.m. on Tuesdays. Through Tuesday, April 9. Southeastern Vermont Community Action (SEVCA), 91 Buck Drive. Call for appointment: 800-464-9951 x 0.

Kids and families

DOVER Winter Seasonal Storytime: Includes a sampling of classic children's books as well as fantastic new releases. Following the read-aloud, children are invited to participate in a hands-on craft activity related to the theme of stories presented. 2:30 p.m. in the Children's Room. Free. Dover Free Library, 22 Holland Rd. Information: 802-348-7488; Click for more info on Web in new window.

Well-being

BRATTLEBORO Spouse/Partner Loss Support Groups: Monday group: 12 noon every 2nd and 4th Mon. (There is also a Wednesday group: 5 p.m. every 2nd and 4th Wed.). Free. Brattleboro Area Hospice, 191 Canal St. One meeting with a bereavement counselor before participating is required. Cicely Carroll: 802-257-0775 x 108.

GUILFORD Seniors Tai Chi for Fall Prevention Classes: These classes introduce and practice the most basic movements of introductory forms taught by Dr. Paul Lam and recommended by the Arthritis Foundation. The pace is smooth, slow, and can be done while seated. Instructor: Leah Gessner, Certified by Tai Chi Vermont, Inc. in Fall Prevention Tai Chi. Sponsored by Guilford Cares. Intermediate: 10 a.m. - 11 a.m.; Beginner: 11 a.m. - noon on Mondays. $2 suggested donation. Guilford Community Church, Crnr Rte. 5 and Guilford Center Rd. Information: 802-579-1350, gcares@comcast.net.

Community building

BRATTLEBORO Windham Southeast Supervisory Union School Board Candidates' Forum : Prospective candidates include Emily Murphy Kaur, Jill Stahl Tyler, Spoon Agave, Andy Davis, and Robin Morgan. Meet the candidates, and be part of the discussion about local educational opportunities. 7 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. in the Main Reading Room. Free. Brooks Memorial Library, 224 Main St. Information: 802-254-5290; Click for more info on Web in new window.

Dance

MARLBORO Workshop with Dancer/Performance Artist Jerron Herman: Jerron and participants will recreate the Phys. Ed. world via created movement and discourse, digging into what makes/made P.E. so central to our collective experience. An interdisciplinary artist and principal member of Heidi Latsky Dance, he's been featured at Lincoln Center, ADF, the Whitney Museum, and abroad in Athens. Jerron now serves on the board of trustees at Dance/USA. Informal performance of Jerron's work and Q&A follow. 3:30 p.m. workshop, 4:30 p.m. informal performance and Q&A. Free. Marlboro College/Serkin Center Dance Studio, 2582 South Rd. Information: 802-257-4333; Click for more info on Web in new window.

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