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Music

Brattleboro Concert Choir Presents Stay-at-Home Sing-Along Series: This series launches with Brahms's Ein deutsches Requiem. Music Dir. Jonathan Harvey hosts this collective online sing of great choral works including Romantic pieces by Brahms, Beethoven, Schubert, Faure; Renaissance gems by Palestrina and Josquin; Classics by Mozart and Haydn; Baroque pieces by Bach and Vivaldi. Sing-Along participants will warm up together, talk about the music and its context, and when singing, the music will be projected on participants' screens. 2 p.m. every other Sunday (through 12/20). The Concert Choir is also collaborating with local high school choirs to create a virtual performance of Black Canadian-American composer Nathaniel Dett's 1918 setting of "America the Beautiful." Each Sing-Along will include a brief rehearsal of this piece, and interested singers can take part in the virtual choir. $10 each session or $65 for all 8 sessions. Zoom. Register by the Wed. before for Zoom link, digital sheet music, practice resources. 802-257-4523, info@bmcvt.org.

Community building

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: ediblebrattleboro@gmail.com, www.EdibleBrattleboro.org.

WomenSing100: Raising our Voices at the Centennial of the 19th Amendment (Online): This is one of many regional events honoring the 100th anniversary of the ratification of the 19th Amendment. Community song leaders Dr. Kathy Bullock, Becky Graber, Peggo Horstmann Hodes, and Jane Lowey are uniting to explore the history of the Women's Suffrage Movement through song. Together, we'll take a journey through time to learn the evolution of voting rights as we commemorate and preserve their stories, voices, and legacy - and continue to encourage everyone to get out and VOTE! . 4 - 6 p.m. After covering expenses, all proceeds benefit the youth-driven organization, Rock the Vote, and The League of Women Voters - an organization that evolved from the Suffrage Movement in 1920. By donation: $15 and $50. Online. Information: www.womensing100.com.

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