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Visual arts and shows

BRATTLEBORO Artist Talk with David Rohn - Watercolors: Working from observation, Rohn creates elegant paintings from ordinary objects by using form, color, symmetry and rhythm. 5/18: 5 p.m. Through Sunday, June 9. Free. Mitchell-Giddings Fine Arts, 183 Main St. Information: 802-251-8290; Click for more info on Web in new window.

Kids and families

BRATTLEBORO Brattleboro Co-op Truckload Sale: Stock up during our giant truckload sale! These prices are available only twice a year at savings up to 50% off. Order sheets are available in store, in our Newsletter, and online. You can also order truckload cases to donate to Groundworks Collaborative with a separate order form in store. No further discounts apply. No rain checks available. 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. orders must be picked up. Through Sunday, May 19. Brattleboro Food Co-op, 2 Main St. Information: 802-257-0236; Click for more info on Web in new window.

Arts and crafts

BRATTLEBORO Book Arts Workshops: Open to older children and adults. No previous art or book-making experience is required and drop-ins are welcome. Offered by the River Gallery School and taught by teachers Lynn Zimmerman and Jess Weitz. Join us in making beautiful and unique handmade books, but most importantly, to have fun! All art materials will be provided free of charge. This program has been funded by the Thomas Thompson Trust and the Kahn Mason Foundation. 1 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Free. Brooks Memorial Library, 224 Main St. Information: 802-257-1577,


DUMMERSTON Village Dance Series - Community Contra Dance: Peter Amidon, caller; "The Full Catastrophe" Laurie Indenbaum, fiddle; Andy Davis, accordion; Jim Fownes, piano. 5:30 p.m. potluck supper; 6:30 - 9:30 p.m. dancing (every 3rd Saturday). $8, $5 kids, $20 families. Evening Star Grange, 1008 East-West Rd. Information:



May 2019