CALENDAR LISTINGS FOR Monday, July
BELLOWS FALLS Open Poetry Mic: Dig out some poems you've penned over the years. Or sharpen your pencils (and your wits) to write some original poetry. Then get ready to share. Readers should come prepared to read up to five poems. To begin, each person will read one poem. Depending on the number of participants, up to five rounds of readings will follow. 7 p.m. Free. Rockingham Free Public Library, 65 Westminster St. Information: 802-463-4270; Click for more info on Web in new window.
PUTNEY Storyteller Marv Klassen-Landis: This program is offered by the Children's Literacy Foundation’s Summer Readers Grant. CLiF presenters tell stories, read aloud from books, and share their love of words, reading, and writing. This year's theme is "A Universe of Stories" - exploring outer space. Every child who participates chooses two books to keep from a wide selection of brand-new children’s books. 1 - 1:45 p.m. in the Gym. Free. Putney Central School, 182 Westminster Rd. Information: 802-387-5521.
GUILFORD Tai Chi for Fall Prevention: Regular practice improves balance, promotes correct posture and good health. Classes are paced for seniors combining qigong energy exercises with basic movements. 10 - 11 a.m. beginners; 11 - 12 p.m. ongoing, intermediate. $2 suggested donation. Guilford Community Church, Crnr Rte. 5 and Guilford Center Rd. Information: 802-579-1350, firstname.lastname@example.org.