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Film and video

PUTNEY NXT: Rockumentary Film Series: Springsteen on Broadway (2018): Bruce Springsteen shares personal stories from his life and acoustic versions of some of his best-known songs in an intimate one-man show. 7 - 9:30 p.m. $10 suggested donation. Next Stage Arts Project, 15 Kimball Hill. Information: 802-387-0102; Click for more info on Web in new window.

Community building

BRATTLEBORO Parenting 4 Justice - Monthly Book Group: Dive deep into the topics of Social Justice, Parenting for Social Justice, Parenting for Racial Justice, Parenting for Economic Justice, Parenting for Disability Justice, Parenting for Gender Justice, and Parenting for Collective Liberation. Facilitated by Abby Mnookin. Snacks will be provided and we also hope to offer childcare. 6-8 p.m. monthly, 2nd Wednesday. To sign up/have questions, email Abby at Some copies of "Parenting 4 Social Justice" by Abby Mnookin are available for loan from the library, can be purchased at Everyone's Books, or online. Hosted by Brooks Memorial Library and Parenting for Social Justice. Free. Brooks Memorial Library, 224 Main St. Information: 802-254-5290; Click for more info on Web in new window.

BELLOWS FALLS "How can we make our town safer and more welcoming to walkers and cyclists?" (In-Person/Zoom): Presenters and attendees alike will consider this headline question. Among the organizations represented are: The BF Community Bike Project, Windham County Trails Alliance,  Monadnock Region Rail Trail Collaborative, Bellows Falls Downtown Development Association, Town of Rockingham's Economic Development Department, The Bellows Falls Historical Society. The forum is sponsored by the Rockingham Walk-Bike Committee, an advisory group empaneled by the Select Board.   . 6 p.m. top floor meeting room. Free and open to the public. Rockingham Free Public Library, 65 Westminster St. Zoom: Go to and click on Rockingham Walk-Bike Forum Zoom link. More info: Rick Cowan: , 802-869-1681.

Community meals

DUMMERSTON Senior Lunch at Evening Star Grange (All are welcome): This week's menu includes meatloaf, vegetarian meatloaf, mashed potatoes and gravy, marinated carrots and pineapple upside down cake for dessert. 12 noon: 1n-house meal served. 11:30-1 p.m: Take-outs. Reservations strongly suggested so we make enough food for everyone. $3 for ages 60 and over and $4 for younger folks is suggested. Evening Star Grange, 1008 East-West Rd. Information: Call 802-254-1138 and leave your name, phone number, number of meals you would like.



January 2023