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CALENDAR LISTINGS FOR Thursday, February 

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The written word

Peace and Justice Center of VT Book Club Author Series: Kekla Magoon - "Revolution in Our Time" (via Zoom): Hear this essential account about the Black Panthers. 6-7 p.m. Book readings are offered every other Thursday. Free. Zoom. Information: Register for link/more info: grace@pjcvt.org, 802-863-2345, www.pjcvt.org.

Free Writing Workshop Courtesy VIM/The Commons (via Zoom): This three-part writing workshop teaches you the basics of writing publishable-ready articles for the press: Opinion pieces - News analysis - Reported news stories. Participants will be supported in developing their own stories, with the goal of having an article ready for print by the end of the third session. Limited to 8 participants. Participants are asked to attend all three sessions. 7:30 p.m. 2/10, 2/17, 2/24. MacLean Gander, Prof. in the Professional Studies Dept. at Landmark College teaches the session. He teaches courses in journalism, narrative non-fiction, media studies, leadership, serves as vice-president of Vermont Independent Media's governing board, and volunteers his time as an investigative reporter and opinion writer. Through Thursday, February 24. Zoom. Information: Sign up by emailing geoffburgess2@gmail.com.

Visual arts and shows

Studio Tour and Glassblowing Demo - Robert DuGrenier (via Zoom and Facebook Live): DuGrenier is a well-known sculptor working primarily in glass, metal, and marble. Much of his work is informed by nature and its effects over time on a variety of elements. DuGrenier's glass design studio was founded in 1980, and he has worked in collaboration with architects and designers to create custom glass sculptural installations and chandeliers for hotels, stores, museums, and private residences around the world. 7 p.m. Presented in connection with the exhibit "Vermont Glass Guild: Inspired by the Past" at the Brattleboro Museum & Art Center. Free. Zoom. A recording will be available afterwards. Link: https://tinyurl.com/4naz8akb.

Ideas and education

The Real Deal with Fake News" offered by VCIII (VT Institute of Civic and International Involvement) via Zoom: If you missed the 1/18/22 discussion, view it at VICII.org/recorded-events or https://tinyurl.com/2wc9uhx2 (no end date given). Through Thursday, March 31. Zoom. Information: Sandy Baird: vermonticii@gmail.com.

Recreation

BRATTLEBORO Adult Indoor Soccer: Freelance program with no instructor or officials. 7-9 p.m. in the 3rd fl. Gym. Those 16 and older are eligible to play; 17 and under must have a waiver signed by a legal guardian. Masks required. Offered by Brattleboro Rec. & Parks. Through Wednesday, April 27. $5 per night for Brattleboro residents; $7 non-residents. Gibson-Aiken Center, 207 Main St. Online registrations: credit card only: https://tinyurl.com/2p92rr7x; In Person: cash or check only. 802-254-5808.

Community meals

GUILFORD Guilford Cares Food Pantry: Fully stocked with our usual grocery items. We know supplemental food can make such a big difference in one's budget. All are welcome to come and take home fresh produce, staples, meat, dairy. Guilford Cares welcomes anyone in need of supplemental food for themselves or their families. Stay in your car. We'll give you a shopping list. If you can't come due to illness/high risk, call to arrange food delivery by a volunteer. 3-4 p.m. (time change) on Thursdays in the red "First Aid" building. Guilford Fairgrounds, Fairgrounds Rd. off Weatherhead Hollow Rd. Questions, concerns, to donate groceries/monetary gifts, Covid requirements: 802-257-0626, guilfordcaresvt@gmail.com.

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