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BRATTLEBORO Teen Writing Games: Hello teens of Brattleboro! Are you someone who is interested in writing and/or games? The Teen Library Board hosts a writing based event. We'll be making black-out poetry, rolling story-cubes, playing exquisite corpse, and other fun, writing-related games. 7-9 p.m. in the Teen Room, 2nd fl. Masks are not required, but are requested. Free. Brooks Memorial Library, 224 Main St. Information: 802-254-5290; Click for more info on Web in new window.

Kids and families

Prevent Child Abuse Vermont (PCAV) - "Nurturing Program for Families in Recovery" (Virtual): Curriculum-based, parenting education programs for families experiencing stress. Programs are open to any parent/caregiver in VT who wants support or to learn new parenting skills. 2-4 p.m. on Thursdays. Programs are 2 hours weekly for 12-14 weeks. Free. Virtual. Information:,, 1-800-CHILDREN.


BRATTLEBORO Yoga: All levels. Mats and props provided. After the reduced rent is paid at 118 Elliot, all proceeds in December will be donated to the Community Asylum Center. 5:15-6:45. 12/1, 12/15, 12/19 classes will be led by Laura Tabachnick. 12/15, 12/22 classes led by Sarah Dandelions. Through Thursday, December 29. By donation ($5 to $15 suggested). One Eighteen Elliot, 118 Elliot St. Information: ; Click for more info on Web in new window.

Community building

WILMINGTON Local Solutions For Local Housing Needs Workshop: Designed as a complement to recent State-wide events, this workshop is designed to help volunteers and officials from towns across Southern Vermont discuss their unique needs and get hands-on to explore solutions to housing needs in their community. 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. Free. Old School Community Center, 1 School St. Information: Sign up:

Community meals

GUILFORD Guilford Cares Food Pantry: "We're very well stocked and have a wide selection of staples (pasta, soups, canned and packaged items), fresh produce, butter, eggs, frozen meat. There are no restrictions on who may come to the Pantry - all are welcome. With the high cost of food and fuel please come to the Pantry so you and your family may stay healthy and well nourished. We are all neighbors helping neighbors.". 3-4 p.m. on Thursdays in the red "First Aid" building. If you can't come due to illness/high risk, call to arrange food delivery by a volunteer. Guilford Fairgrounds, Fairgrounds Rd. off Weatherhead Hollow Rd. Information: Call Pat Haine for more information: 802-257-0626.



December 2022