Inclusion Center: Drop in hours for people with disabilities, 11:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., St. Michael's Episcopal Church, 16 Bradley Ave., Brattleboro.

KidsPLAYce: Mother Up! group discusses the tough realities of climate change with a vegetarian meal and childcare for children ages 8 and under, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., 20 Elliot St., Brattleboro.

Vernon Free Library: Coloring Club, 1 to 2 p.m., 567 Governor Hunt Road, Vernon.


Dover Free Library:
"Christmas in Connecticut," 5:30 p.m., 22 Holland Road, East Dover.


Bellows Falls Drop-In Center:
Free breakfast, 9 to 10:30 a.m., food pantry hours 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., closed for lunch; free lunch, 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Our Place Drop-In Center, 4 Island St., Bellows Falls.

Brattleboro Groundworks Drop-In Center: Showers, laundry, phone, mailing address, advocacy, case management, coffee; serving families and individuals, call 802-257-0066 ext. 1109 to be added to the waiting list; Food Shelf, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., 81 Royal Road, Brattleboro. Information: 802-257-5415.

Food Pantry: For anyone needing food assistance, 6 to 7:30 p.m., Townshend Church, 34 Common Road, Townshend. Information: 802-365-4348.


Mountains and Rivers Mindfulness Community:
Meditation, sharing group in the tradition of Vietnamese Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh, newcomers welcome, 7 to 8:30 p.m., Putney Friends Meeting House, Route 5, Putney. Information: 802-387-2382.

Vermont Insight Meditation Center: Meditation Sittings, 7 to 7:45 a.m., in the Neighbor's Hall at Solar Hill, 229 Western Ave., Brattleboro. Information: 802-258-7035.


Boys and Girls Club: Power Hour homework lab, 3 to 4 p.m.; Open Music Room 1 and 2, 4 to 5 p.m.; Smart girls for kids ages 11 to 13, 4 to 5 p.m.; Dinner, 5:15 to6 p.m.; open weight room, 6 to 6:30 p.m., 17 Flat St., Brattleboro. Information: 802-254-5990.

Vernon Free Library: Rhyme Time for children up to age 5, 10:30 a.m., 567 Governor Hunt Road, Vernon. Information: 802-257-0150.


Brattleboro Great Books Discussion Group:
This month's selection is Michael Herr's "Dispatches," 7 to 9 p.m., Brooks Memorial Library, 224 Main St., Brattleboro.

Rockingham Library: Discussion of Linda Greenlaw's "The Hungry Ocean," 4 p.m., 65 Westminster St., Bellows Falls.


Guilford Cares:
Fall Prevention Tai Chi, $2 suggested donation, 10 a.m., Guilford Community Church, 38 Church Drive, Guilford. Information: 802-579-1350.


AA Hotline:
Call 877-851-0181.

Adult Children of Alcoholics: 12-Step group, 6 to 7 p.m., Brattleboro Memorial Hospital Conference Room B, 17 Belmont Ave., Brattleboro. Information:

Parents Together Support Group: Childcare included, 6 to 7:30 p.m., call for location. Information: 802-254-6686.

Pet Loss Support Group:
Adults experiencing grief after the death of a pet, 6 p.m., Brattleboro Area Hospice, 191 Canal St., Brattleboro. Register: 802-257-0775.

Turning Point: Writing Group, 6 to 7:30 p.m., 39 Elm St., Brattleboro.


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