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Performing arts

PUTNEY Fables Storytelling - "On the Road" (Livestream): The theme this month is "On the Road" Hosted by Peter "Fish" Case. 7:30 p.m. (2nd Wed. of every month). Next Stage Cafe. Call for updated information: 802-380-1077.

The written word

"Bloomsday in Brattleboro" (Live Stream and YouTube): Excerpts from Joyce's classic comic novel "Ulysses." Presented by Hooker-Dunham Theater and Cracked Glass Productions with music of the era from Dan Dewalt, Jonathan Kinnersley, and Ron Bos-Lun. Airing on BCTV ( 7/8: 3 p.m., 7/9: 9 a.m., 7/10: 4 p.m., 7/11: 7 p.m. Through Saturday, July 11. Livestream.

Kids and families

DOVER Toddler Time Summer Reading To-Go Pickup: 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. on Wednesdays. Free. Dover Free Library, 22 Holland Rd. Information: 802-348-7488; Click for more info on Web in new window.


Yoga (online via Zoom): Offered by the Brattleboro Co-op, this is an all-levels yoga class taught by a rotating cast of teachers. 12 - 1 p.m. on Wednesdays. Open to the public during the pandemic. Zoom. Information: Meeting ID changes each week:

BRATTLEBORO Brattleboro Area Hospice - Advance Care Planning/Advance Directive Q&A Info Session (Zoom or Phone): This is a Taking Steps Brattleboro program. Ask questions about completing or updating an Advance Directive for healthcare. Questions may include which form is right for me, who should be named as an healthcare agent, who do I give the completed form to, and how do I talk with my family about my healthcare wishes if I am unable to speak for myself? Anyone over 18 years old should have a completed Advance Directive. If you have postponed completing this important life planning document, trained volunteers are available to assist you in completing your Advance Directive. 10 - 11 a.m. Free. Brattleboro Area Hospice. For Zoom meeting invitation or telephone call-in number: 802-257-0775 x 101 or email:

Arts and crafts

Clay Sculpting in the time of Covid (Outdoors): Alan Steinberg: "During this challenging time, the two most powerful anti-stress medicines I know for all we carry, are nature immersion and art making. And what better art material is there than clay - the very earth itself, as an antidote to the don’t touch reality that now pervades our lives?". 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. at the picnic tables on Wednesdays. Meets CDC social distancing standards. Through Wednesday, September 9. $220 for 10 weeks. Putney Town Pool Pavilion. Information: Info/Register: 802-387-4820,



July 2020