CALENDAR LISTINGS FOR Friday, March
BELLOWS FALLS Exhibition on Film - "Painting the Modern Garden: Monet to Matisse": Claude Monet was an avid horticulturist and arguably the most important painter of gardens in the history of art, but he was not alone. Great artists like Bonnard, Sorolla, Sargent, Pissarro and Matisse all saw the garden as a powerful subject for their art. These great artists, along with many other famous names, feature in an innovative and extensive exhibition from The Royal Academy of Arts, London. 7:30 p.m. in the Chapel. $10. The Chapel, 20 Church St. Tickets: 802-460-0110, www.stonechurcharts.org.
WEST TOWNSHEND Pizza and Music with One Part Luck: Build your own pizza on the outdoor oven from a number of toppings. Refreshments at the cafe. The One Part Luck duo plays and sings original songs - described as country-folk - on banjo, guitar, bass and ukulele. Lots of nice harmony singing. Pizza Night is a fundraiser for the West River Community Project. 5 p.m. pizza, 6 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. music. $12 pizza pie. Donations appreciated by the musicians. West Townshend Country Store and Cafe, Rte. 30. Information: 802-874-4800; Click to e-mail for more information.
BRATTLEBORO Bob Stabach 4tet: Playing a tasty mix of jazz standards and sparkling originals. Eugene Uman, keys; George Kaye, bass, Jon Fisher, drums; Bob Stabach, sax. 7 p.m. No cover. The Lounge at Duo, 4 High St. Information: 802-254-4141.
BRATTLEBORO KidsPlayce Healthy Snack and Story Time: We'll read a story and kids will have a healthy snack from the Brattleboro Food Co-op. 10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. on Fridays. Free (KidsPLAYce fees apply if you want to stay and play). KidsPLAYce, 20 Elliot St. Information: 802-254-5212; Click for more info on Web in new window.
BRATTLEBORO Friday Samplings - Try Before You Buy: Try something new, something seasonal, something on sale. 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. at the Demo Counter. Free. Brattleboro Food Co-op, 2 Main St. Information: 802-257-0236; Click for more info on Web in new window.
PUTNEY Tai Chi: Stephen Green instructs. Offered by Putney Community Cares. 9-10 a.m. advanced, 10:15-11:15 a.m. intermediate, 11:30 a m. -12:45 p.m. beginners (every Friday). $50 for 10 sessions. Laura Heller Barn, 54 Kimball Hill. Information: 802-387-5593; Click for more info on Web in new window.
PUTNEY Medicare Fraud Prevention Workshop: Presentation with Kelly McElheny from Community of Vermont Elders. 1 p.m. - 3 p.m. Free. Laura Heller Barn, 54 Kimball Hill. Reserve your seat: 802-387-5593, email@example.com.
BRATTLEBORO Lyme Recovery: 3 Steps Forward with Daniel Foster: 12 noon - 1 p.m. (3 Steps Forward discussion continues 4/1, 4/3.). Free. River Garden - Brown Bag Series, 157 Main St. Information: 802-246-0982; Click for more info on Web in new window.
BRATTLEBORO Conversation Cafe - Death with Dignity/Assisted Suicide: 11 a.m. Conversation Cafe (last Fri. of every month), 12 noon: lunch (bring your own), 1 - 3 p.m. games/activities. Free. Inclusion Center, St. Michaels Episcopal Church, 16 Bradley Ave., lower level. Information: 802-387-5285; Click for more info on Web in new window.