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.

Vermont EMS Lifetime Achievement Award: Dan Batsie will recognize Robert Backus, 10 a.m., Rescue, Inc., 6911 VT-30, West Townshend.

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

Windham Regional Commission: Input on draft Regional Energy Plan welcome, 6:30 p.m., Townshend Town Hall, 2006 VT-30, Townshend.


Dover Free Library:
"A Christmas Story" screening, free, 5:30 p.m., 22 Holland Road, 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.


Historical Society of Cheshire County:
Story sharing about Pearl Harbor, 3 p.m., Keene Senior Center, 70 Court St., Keene, N.H.

Putney Public Library: "We Cannot Escape Responsibility," presentation on Edward R. Murrow with Carey Murrow, 7 p.m., 55 Main St., Putney.


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.


United Church of Bellows Falls:
St. Petersburg Men's Ensemble, free will offering, 7 p.m., 8 School St., Bellows Falls.


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.

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


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