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W. DOVER Three Way Street: This Vermont trio features Lisa Brande on fiddle, Mark Trichka on mandolin, and Kevin Parry on guitar. Bluegrass, Cajun, and blues all fused into a unique style. 2 - 4 p.m. Social-distancing requested. Free. Dover Park, Rte. 100. Information: 802-464-5100,

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BRATTLEBORO Weekly Share the Harvest Stand: Pick up FREE fresh veggies and/or drop off surplus from your garden to share. Please bring your own bag(s). COVID protocols in place: physical distancing, masks, sanitizing. "Share the Harvest" stand is open on Sundays from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. through Oct. (Garden is at corner of Elm and Frost). Through Sunday, October 25. Free. Donations (time, surplus from your garden, time trade hours, cash) not required, but graciously accepted. Turning Point, 39 Elm St. Information: Info/volunteer:,

Public Hearings - Law Enforcement in Vermont (Livestream): The Vermont House Government Operations and House Judiciary Committees are co-hosting this virtual meetings to obtain input from community members on proposed changes to law enforcement in Vermont. Folks can offer testimony (up to 2 minutes) and/or respond to a survey to share their ideas on police reforms for Vermont. Individuals will be able to access the meetings through their computers or phones. 4 p.m. If you're unable to attend or prefer not to speak but still want to provide input, fill out this Social Equity Caucus survey: Livestream. Register to give testimony:

BRATTLEBORO Indigo Radio - Brattleboro Community Radio - 107.7FM: Join a group of area educators seeking to learn through engaging with others in our community and throughout the world. They talk about educational and social issues both globally and locally and connect them to our lives and the Brattleboro community. 12 p.m. on Sundays. Facebook: Archive recordings of past shows: Brattleboro Community Radio. Information: Livestream:



August 2020