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Fundraising and awareness events

United Way - For the Love of Baskets! (Online): In this auction, you can choose from themed baskets filled with great local items. You will have the additional satisfaction of knowing that your purchase gives your friends, family, and neighbors the empowerment to put food on the table, keep a roof over their heads, and receive other supports available through programs such as: 211, our VITA (tax assistance) program, Kids In Coats, more. . Through Sunday, April 25. Online. Information:


Halcyon Arts: Spiritual Journeys (via Zoom): Stories can awaken wonder and insight, enlighten mind and quicken spirit. Through narrative journeys we can discover long forgotten truths and awaken imagination. Join us in a shared experience of wonder tales: biographies of saints, stories of extraordinary consciousness, experiences mystical and profane, beyond mere religion, into the depths of unknowing. In this group we'll read books and share insights. 7 p.m. Meeting for 9 sessions on the 3rd Sunday of every month through 12/2021. Today's discussion: "Siddhartha" by Herman Hesse. You will also be added to a Facebook Group to discuss topics between sessions. Through Tuesday, December 21. $35 for 9 sessions. (If this is not affordable, or to help others attend, choose "By Donation" ticket to pay any amount). Zoom. Information:

The Compassionate Friends of Brattleboro (Online): Offering understanding, consolation, and support to all parents and families who have endured the death of a child regardless of age and cause of death. If you or anyone you know could benefit from having the company of a group of people who have all endured this worst loss please contact Beverly for more information and/or to join us. 2 - 4 p.m. (meetings are held bimonthly on Sundays). This is a local chapter of the national self-help organization. Free. Online. For information on participating contact: Bev Miller: 802-251-5598,

Community building

BRATTLEBORO Against Racism VT - Live Outdoor Event: Join us at the Third Eye Collective in Brattleboro for music by Maine–based Eniam, speakers, art demos. This is "an opportunity to make connections with artists, musicians, performers, local businesses, and activists supporting minority communities and pushing back against racism in VT." . 4 p.m. Event takes place in the lot next to 80 Flat St. (C.F. Church building). Tickets ($10 min.) can be purchased in Brattleboro at The Void and Third Eye Collective; in Wilmington: Jezebel's Eatery. C. F. Church Building, 80 Flat St. Reserve your space: or


BRATTLEBORO Paneurhythmy Dance: Beinsa Douno's dance for energy and inspiration is known worldwide. Dance with us!. 8 a.m. Wednesdays and Sundays. Through Tuesday, September 22. Free. Crowell Park/Lot, Western Ave. and Union St. Information: If you want more info: 802-490-2213,



April 2021