CALENDAR LISTINGS FOR Friday, February
BRATTLEBORO Brattleboro Union High School Music Dept. - "Oliver!": The book, music, and lyrics of this musical by Lionel Bart are based on the Charles Dickens novel, "Oliver Twist." Join Oliver as he navigates London's underworld of theft and violence, searching for a home, a family, and, most importantly, for love. 2/13: 4 p.m. and 7 p.m., 2/14: 7 p.m., 2/15: 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. in the Auditorium. Through Saturday, February 15. $6. Brattleboro Union High School, 131 Fairground Rd. Tickets: 802-451-3407, buhs.wsesdvt.org.
BRATTLEBORO Retreat Farm - Snowshoes and Sweethearts: Adventure together this Valentine's Day weekend in a Vermont winter wonderland! Enjoy a softly lit guided hike on the Nature Trail followed by a romantic campfire with cheese and chocolate fondue. Snowshoes included, hiking poles encouraged. Dress for adventure. Vermont craft beer, hard cider, and wine available for purchase. 5 - 7 p.m. (Also 2/15 and 2/16). $35. Retreat Farm, 45 Farmhouse Sq. Pre-registration required: www.retreatfarm.org/events-workshops/snowshoes-sweethearts.
BRATTLEBORO Brattleboro Winter Farmers' Market: Weekly diverse indoor farmers market. Local farm produce, meats, syrup, fresh baked goods, local cheeses, fruits, cider, pickles, preserves, handmade jewelry, pottery, soaps, and more. Lunch menu and live music with Sunny Lowdown. 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. on Saturdays. Bring shopping bags or buy ours. (Music: 11 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. in the lunch cafe). Through Saturday, March 28. C. F. Church Building, 80 Flat St. Information: 802-869-2141, email@example.com, www.brattleborowinterfarmersmarket.org.
NEWFANE Family Movie Night - "The Princess Bride": True love has never been a snap. Popcorn served. 6 - 7:45 p.m. film. Free. Moore Free Library, 23 West St. Information: 802-365-7948; Click for more info on Web in new window.
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 - 11:30 a.m. every Friday. Free (KidsPLAYce fees apply if you want to stay and play). KidsPLAYce, 20 Elliot St. Information: 802-254-5212, firstname.lastname@example.org.
BRATTLEBORO The Wonder of Reiki - with Francine Freeman : Find out how to give yourself the gift of Reiki by receiving treatments or learning this healing art to treat yourself, family, friends. It gently brings healing energy to all parts of your being: physical, mental, emotional, and spiritual. The energetic power of Usui Shiki Ryoho Reiki assists with moving toward harmony within, deepening your journey into yourself, enhancing and enriching your life. 12 noon - 1 p.m. Free. River Garden - Brown Bag Series, 157 Main St. Information: 802-246-0982; Click for more info on Web in new window.
WEST TOWNSHEND Pizza and Music with Gowan Brae: Build your own pizza on the outdoor oven from a number of toppings. More refreshments in the cafe. 5 p.m. pizza, 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. music. $12 suggested donation for pizza pie. Donations also appreciated by the musician. West Townshend Country Store and Cafe, Rte. 30. Information: 802-874-4800; Click to e-mail for more information.