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The written word

"Style: Voice and Reader Engagement" - Writing Workshop (via Zoom): "In this workshop, appropriate for beginning and experienced writers, we'll examine ways to enhance reader engagement by developing your voice." Led by Barbara Morrison. 4 - 5 p.m. $10 suggested donation. Zoom. Information: Register:


BRATTLEBORO George Cables (In-Person and Livestream): Cables is a true jazz master, revered by aficionados and peers alike for his inventive harmonic concepts and beautiful, lyrical style. He will be performing in a trio setting at the jazz center with Essiet Essiet on acoustic bass and Jerome Jennings on drums. 8 p.m. $20 to $40 sliding scale. Vermont Jazz Center, 72 Cotton Mill Hill, #222. Information: 802-254-9088; Click for more info on Web in new window.


GUILFORD Basic Fruit Tree Pruning Workshop: Learn the basic skills you will need to build confidence to prune your own fruit trees. We'll cover both new plantings and older established trees. Learn the Whys, Whens and Hows of pruning! Explore the tools that will lead you to success and how to use them properly. Leave with a new skill to keep your trees healthy and vigorous. This workshop is taught by Dina Kale owner of Entwined Art in Nature, a landscaping and garden design business located in Guilford. 10 - 11 a.m. Sponsored by Neighborhood Roots Food Collective. $15 suggested donation. Dina Kale, 1380 River Rd. Information: Registration is helpful for our planning:,

Farmers' markets

BRATTLEBORO Brattleboro Winter Farmers' Market Opening : Diverse indoor farmers market. Local farm produce, meats, syrup, fresh baked goods, local cheeses, fruits, cider, pickles, preserves, handmade jewelry, pottery, soaps and more. SNAP/EBT shoppers turn $10 into $30. 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. on Saturdays. Through Saturday, March 26. C. F. Church Building, 80 Flat St. Information: 802-275-2835,


WINCHESTER St, Patrick's Day Dance and Live Music by "Playin' Possum": 7-10:30 p.m. Refreshments served plus 50/50 Raffle. $10 members / $12 non-members. Elmm Community Center, 21 Durkee St. Information: More info: Tom: 978-249-6917, 978-790-9322.

Community meals

VERNON St. Patrick's Day Dinner (In-Person, Grab & Go, Delivery): Corned Beef and Cabbage, Potatoes, Carrots, Onions, Irish Soda Bread, Coffee, Water, Juice. Also desserts!. 4:30-6:30 p.m. COVID-19 Accommodations: Eat in with socially distanced tables; Grab & Go available; Delivery to Vernon (place your delivery orders between 3/6-3/11 by calling Lt. Tasha Cross 802-579-9558). By donation. All proceeds go to the Vernon Fire Assn. towards purchase of new radio equipment. Vernon Fire Department, 2842 Fort Bridgman Rd.



March 2022