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Visual arts and shows

BELLOWS FALLS Fine Art Ceramics Show - "A Changing Form": Featuring ceramic, pottery, clay artists from across VT and NH, including members of The Vermont Crafts Council, League of N.H. Craftsmen, Brattleboro Clayworks: The artists are: David Ernster, Kathie Gatto-Gurney, Carla Liguori, Naomi Lindenfeld, and Alan Steinberg. 11 a.m. - 5 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday. Through Saturday, April 4. Canal Street Art Gallery, 23 Canal St. Information: 802-289-0104,


W. BRATTLEBORO Brattleboro Women's Chorus Open Rehearsals: The Chorus will be preparing songs of strength, solidarity, and suffrage to celebrate the 100th anniversary of women’s right to vote. Open rehearsals are for any women or girls age 10 and older to try out Chorus without obligation. 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. All Souls Unitarian Universalist Church, 29 South St. Information:, www.BrattleboroWomen'

Local history

BRATTLEBORO Brooks Library Hosts "Listening Party" on Vermonts Heritage: Interactive "listening party" of selections from Vermont historical archives. Archivist Andy Kolovos and producer Mary Wesley present the interactive event, sharing audio clips from the Vermont Folklife Center's archives showcasing Vermont's past and present diversity. Andy Kolovos is the VFL's Assoc. Dir. and Archivist. Mary Wesley, former intern with the VFL, returned in 2013 as the manager for its New Neighbors Music Project. "Come and Listen" is part of Vermont Humanities Council's First Wednesdays lecture series. 7 p.m. Wheelchair accessible. Free. Brooks Memorial Library, 224 Main St. Information: 802-254-5290; Click for more info on Web in new window.


BRATTLEBORO Free Yoga for Brattleboro Co-op Shareholders at Bodhifit: Brattleboro Co-op shareholders can take this moderate heat, all levels Vinyasa Flow yoga class with Kristin. 9:15 - 10:30 a.m. Please arrive early. (1st Wed. of every month). Free. Bodhifit, 22 High St. Non-shareholder pricing:

BRATTLEBORO Mid-Day Meditation: Join Vera Riley as she leads a weekly meditation time to create more peace and relaxation in your life. The gathering includes instruction, practice and Q&As. Vera encourages folks to come by, even if it's only for a few minutes. Just 5 minutes can make a difference in your day. 1:15 - 1:45 p.m. on Wednesdays (use Canal St. entrance). Free. Brattleboro Food Co-op Community Room, 7 Canal St. Information: 802-246-2821; Click to e-mail for more information.

BRATTLEBORO Lunchtime Yoga for Co-op Shareholders: All-levels, led by a different local teacher each week. Bring a yoga mat. 12 noon - 1 p.m. every Wed. Free (only open to shareholders). Brattleboro Food Co-op Community Room, 7 Canal St. Information: 802-246-2821; Click to e-mail for more information.


BRATTLEBORO "Shall We Dance?" - East Coast Swing: East Coast Swing is always fun and one of the easier dances to learn. It comes out of the big band and early rock and roll eras. Carry in your dance shoes; singles welcome. 6 p.m. on Wednesdays (2 weeks). Through Wednesday, March 11. $15 drop-in. Headroom Stages, 17 Elliot St. Information: Ray Warren: 802 579-9990,



March 2020