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Kids and families

Story Time - Guilford Free Library (Zoombrary): Librarian Cathi Wilken and Laura Lawson Tucker run the story hour from the library and home respectively. Singing, reading, and yoga: Tucker starts the program by reading stories aimed at babies and toddlers, with help from stuffed animal friends Frederick and Patty. Wilken's books, which finish up the program, are aimed at an older group. 11 - 11:30 a.m. Some children are eating snacks, some are sitting with their parents; some come and go on screen - but everyone joins in whether it's singing or stretching into yoga poses. Free. Zoom. Information: Request an invitation:

DOVER Family Movie on the Lawn: 6:15 p.m. (Also 8/4). Free. Dover Free Library, 22 Holland Rd. Information: 802-348-7488; Click for more info on Web in new window.

NEWFANE "Imagine Your Story" Reading and Activity: Join Courtney for fun stories and fables from around the world and do a craft or movement activity, too!. 10:30 - 11 a.m. on Tuesdays. The Library is open for families afterwards. Through Tuesday, August 25. Free. Moore Free Library, 23 West St. Information: 802-365-7948; Click for more info on Web in new window.

Community building

Green Mountain Power Helps You Save Money with Home & Business Programs (via Zoom): GMP offers incentives to help you save money, reduce energy use and help the economy. Join us as we hear from a GMP representative about home and business programs to help you cut carbon emissions and costs. 1 p.m. Hosted by the Windham Regional Commission. Free. Zoom. Information: Pre-register:

"The Story of Plastic" (Online): This screening features interviews with experts and activists on the front lines of the fight, revealing the disastrous consequences of the flood of plastic smothering ecosystems and poisoning communities around the world, and the global movement that is rising up in response. With engaging original animation, archival industry footage beginning in the 1930s, and first-person accounts of the unfolding emergency, the film distills a complex problem that is increasingly affecting the planet's and its residents’ well-being. 6 p.m. Hosted by Sustainable Woodstock and Pentangle Arts. Free (Donations to Pentangle Arts welcome: Online. Information: Reserve Tickets:



July 2020