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Kids and families

Puppet Making for the Whole Family (Online): In the spirit of this year's virtual Putney Craft Tour, we invite you to join Shoshana Bass and Jana Zeller from Sandglass Theater. Using items found around the home, we'll create a beautiful little shadow box and animate 2-dimensional puppets on a screen. 11/27: 10 a.m. to 11/29 at 5 p.m. for an hour of puppet-making. Tune in anytime between these dates and times. Visit Through Sunday, November 29. Online.

Community building

DOVER Dover Free Library Adopt a Book Fundraiser: Honor someone special and help build the Dover Free Library collection! By adopting a new book, DVD, or audio book, your tax-deductible donation will allow you to choose preselected library materials that will enhance our collection. A bookplate showing your name will be paced in each item. You may choose to dedicate the items to the memory of, or in honor of someone special to you. Their name will be shown on the bookplate as well. Adopting a book is simple. Stop by they library, select an item(s) and make your check payable to the Dover Free Library. If you are a member of a club or organization, adopting a book could be a group project, perhaps continuing from month-to month, or year-to-year. Through Thursday, December 31. Free. Dover Free Library, 22 Holland Rd. Information: 802-348-7488; Click for more info on Web in new window.

Arts and crafts

Shop the Annual Putney Craft Tour Collection (via Zoom): Glass Blowers, Potters, Jewelers, Weavers, Painters, Woodworkers, even Artisan Cheesemakers, Winemakers (19 in all) are opening their virtual studio doors - offering video demos, personal shopping experiences and studio visits via Zoom. Browse the site and discover more about Vermont's most accomplished artisans. Visit regularly to find specials and deals from individual artisans and sign up to win a $100 gift certificate sponsored by the tour. 11/27: 10 a.m. shops open to 11/29: 5 p.m. shops close. Some artists are scheduling in person studio visits/virtual video chats by appointment. Through Sunday, November 29. Zoom. Information: www/



November 2020