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The written word

Brattleboro Literary Festival (via Zoom): (See 10/16). . Free. Zoom. Information: Schedule, Program, Register: https://emamo.com/event/brattleboro-literary-festival.

Poetry and Social Justice (Brattleboro Literary Festival via Zoom): Conversation with five extraordinary poets on the topic of poetry and social justice. Cameron Awkward-Rich, Natalie Diaz, Carolyn Forche, Major Jackson, and Elizabeth Powell have all written memorable poetry that bears witness to injustice. They will read from their new books and discuss questions such as: What is the role of poetry in our age of crisis? What poems have influenced you that are timeless and topical at the same time? How do your poems move from the page into the world, becoming memorable speech that brings about justice? How can we learn through language to talk to each other, to listen deeply, and to envision a future of equality and diversity?. 4:30 - 5:45 p.m. Free. Zoom. Information: Register: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_HBB9wO6cR6GeDnuBzm7sYw.

Community building

BRATTLEBORO Weekly Share the Harvest Stand: Pick up FREE fresh veggies and/or drop off surplus from your garden to share. Please bring your own bag(s). COVID protocols in place: physical distancing, masks, sanitizing. "Share the Harvest" stand is open on Sundays from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. through Oct. (Garden is at corner of Elm and Frost). Through Sunday, October 25. Free. Donations (time, surplus from your garden, time trade hours, cash) not required, but graciously accepted. Turning Point, 39 Elm St. Info/volunteer: ediblebrattleboro@gmail.com, www.EdibleBrattleboro.org.

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