Brown Bag Lunch Series: "The 5 Promises of Love with Jonas Cain," noon, Robert H. Gibson River Garden, 157 Main St., Brattleboro.
Experienced Goods Thrift Shop: For Brattleboro area hospice, 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., 77 Flat St., Brattleboro.
Inclusion Center: Drop in hours for people with disabilities, 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., St. Michael's Episcopal Church, 16 Bradley Ave., Brattleboro.
Putney Public Library: Technology help, by appointment, 55 Main St., Putney. Call 802-387-4407.
West Townshend Thrift Shop: Sponsored by the West River Community Project, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., above the West Townshend Post Office, VT-30, West Townshend.
Worn Again Thrift Shop: Operated by volunteers of West River Mission of Putney and churches in Putney, Townshend, Stratton Mountain and Saxtons River, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., St. Edmund of Canterbury Roman Catholic Church, Main Street, Saxtons River.
FOOD AND SHELTER
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. Information: 802-463-2217.
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.
HEALTH AND FITNESS
Mountains and Rivers Mindfulness Community: Meditation group, 7:30 to 8:45 a.m., Windhorse Naturopathic Clinic, 63 Western Ave., Brattleboro. Information: 802-387-2382.
Setu Yoga & Meditation Destination: Creative Thinking: Laughter, Dance and Gong Meditation, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., 241 Quails Hill Road, Brattleboro.
Vermont Insight Meditation Center: Meditation Sittings, 5:30 and 6:30 p.m., in the Neighbor's Hall at Solar Hill, 229 Western Ave., Brattleboro. Information: 802-258-7035.
Boys and Girls Club: Open Tech Lab, 3 to 4 p.m.; Movie, 4 p.m; E Sports, 4 to 5:30 p.m.; dinner, 5:30 p.m.; Keystone, 6 to 7 p.m.; open weight room, 6 p.m.; E-sports, 7 to 8 p.m.; Teen Talks, 7 to 8 p.m.; Teen night, 6 to 11 p.m., 17 Flat St., Brattleboro. Information: 802-254-5990.
Cheshire Children's Museum: Friday Fun, make snow, 11 a.m., 149 Emerald St., Keene, N.H.
KidsPLAYce: Snack and storytime sponsored by Brattleboro Food Co-op, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m., 20 Elliot St., Brattleboro.
Putney Public Library: Baby playgroup and storytime, for children up to age 2, 11 a.m., 55 Main St., Putney.
Dummerston Conservation Commission: Lecture series focuses on "Conservation Genetics and Wildlife
Ecology," Sarah Emel discusses salamanders and voles, 10 a.m. to noon, Evening Star Grange, 1008 East-West Road, East Dummerston.
Brattleboro Senior Center: Balance, Flexibility & Movement with Cyndy, 9:30 a.m.; Practice Bridge Playing, 10 a.m.; Table Tennis, 10:30 a.m.; Adult/Senior Skate, 10:30 a.m.; Medicare Minute with COV/SMP, noon; Lunch, noon; Pickleball at the Gibson-Aiken Center, 1:20 p.m., 207 Main St., Brattleboro.
Putney Community Cares: Tai Chi for Beginners, 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., 54 Kimball Hill Road, Putney. Information: 802-387-5593 or email: email@example.com.
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