Next Stage Arts Project and The Gleanery are partnering to present a special combination Dinner and A Movie on the fourth Thursday of the month. At each event, at 5:30 p.m., the chefs at The Gleanery, 133 Main St., will serve a special menu in time for diners to make it to the hosted 7 p.m. film screening around the corner at the newly-renovated Next Stage. Prices for the dinner and movie combination are $23, for reservations call 802-387-3052. All are welcome to attend the film only, for a $5-$10 suggested donation, available at the door.

Tonight the movie is "The Big Sleep" (1946) starring Humphrey Bogart, Martha Vickers, Lauren Bacall and John Ridgely. Special guest host is from Brattleboro's Mystery On Main Street Bookstore.

Coming March 31, "Control Room" with host Peter Galbraith; April 28, "Barton Fink" with host Tim Metcalfe; and May 26, "Jawed Angels." For information: or 802-387-0102.