Awareness Vigil: Concerned citizens, housing and homelessness service providers, area faith leaders, and those who have experienced homelessness will gather to raise awareness of homelessness in Vermont, 5:30 to 6:30 p.m., at Pliny Park, High Street, Brattleboro.
Brown Bag Lunch Series: "Four Questions Important to Investors this year" with Joshua Roberts, 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.
Southern Vermont Astronomy Group: Learn how to set up your telescope and how to use it to view a variety of night sky sights, 7 p.m., Whiting Library, 117 Main St., Chester.
Dover Free Library: "American Graffiti," 5:30 p.m., 22 Holland Road, East Dover.
FOOD AND SHELTER
Brattleboro Groundworks Day Shelter: Showers, laundry, phone, mailing address, advocacy, access to case management through Coordinated Entry process, coffee, 6 a.m. to 6 p.m.; serving folks experiencing literal homelessness over the age of 18, access through Seasonal Overflow Shelter through the Day Shelter. Information: 802-257-5415. If you are experiencing homelessness or at risk of losing your housing, call 802-490-8178 to schedule a Coordinated Entry assessment.
Groundworks Foodworks: Seniors, noon to 2 p.m.; everyone, 2 to 4 p.m., 141 Canal St., Brattleboro. Information: 802-490-2412.
Putney Food Shelf: Food Shelf open 6 to 7 p.m., Putney Community Center, 10 Christian Square, Putney. Information: 802-387-8551.
HEALTH AND FITNESS
Brattleboro Recreation & Parks Department: Lunchtime Zumba, ages 16 and up, $5-$7, 12:10 to 1:10 p.m., Gibson Aiken Center Blue Room, 207 Main St., Brattleboro.
Brattleboro Walk-In Clinic: Health care to those without health insurance or underinsured, 5 to 6:30 p.m., 191 Clark Ave., Brattleboro.
Meditation Group: Led by T. Breeze Verdant, 6:30 to 8 p.m., 54 Dover Road, Williamsville.
Setu Vermont: Beginner Ashtanga Vinyasa, $15, 5:30 to 6:30 p.m., 241 Quails Hill Road, Brattleboro.
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.
YogaLocally: All-level vigorous Vinyasa yoga, $5-$15 donation suggested to benefit local nonprofits, 5 to 6:30 p.m., Epsilon Spires, 190 Main St., Brattleboro.
Boys and Girls Club: Power Hour homework lab, for grades K-6, 3 to 4 p.m.; for grades 7-12, 4 to 5 p.m.; Smart Girls, 4 to 5 p.m.; book group, 5 to 6 p.m.; Keystone, 6 to 7 p.m., 17 Flat St., Brattleboro. Information: 802-254-5990.
Vernon Free Library: Children's knitting group, ages 10 and older, 2:45 p.m., 567 Governor Hunt Road, Vernon.
Putney Community Cares: Gentle yoga for seniors, $12, 4 to 5 p.m., 54 Kimball Hill Road, Putney. Information: 802-387-5593, putneycommunitycares.org.
Westminster Cares: Tai Chi for older adults taught by Ben Daviss, $5, first class free, 11 a.m., Westminster Institute, Route 5, Westminster. Register: 802-722-3607 or email@example.com.
Caregiver Support Group: Support group for family caregivers of ailing loved ones, 1 to 2:30 p.m., Brattleboro Memorial Hospital Conference Room B, 17 Belmont Ave., Brattleboro.
Nar-Anon Family Group: Support group for those close to individuals experiencing substance use disorder, 7 to 8:30 p.m., Brattleboro Memorial Hospital Conference Room B, 17 Belmont Ave., Brattleboro. Information: Susan, 802-345-4145.
Overeaters Anonymous: For people who struggle with eating problems, 12-step meeting, 7 to 8 p.m., St. Michael's Episcopal Church, 16 Bradley Ave., Brattleboro. Information: 802-579-3377.
Mothers' Circle: Peer-led gathering for mothers with infants up to 12 months old, 10 a.m. to noon, Early Education Services, 130 Birge St., Brattleboro. Information: Jessica, 802-258-8723.
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