Southern Vermont Astronomy Group: "They Come from Outer Space," 7 p.m., at Whiting Library, 117 Main St., Chester.
Experienced Goods Thrift Shop: For Brattleboro area hospice, 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., 77 Flat St., Brattleboro.
West Townshend Thrift Shop: Sponsored by the West River Community Project, 4 to 7 p.m., above the West Townshend Post Office, VT-30, West Townshend.
Whetstone Station Restaurant and Brewery: Geeks Who Drink Trivia night, 8 p.m., 36 Bridge St., Brattleboro.
Brattleboro Contra Dance: Dance to the rich mix of Hilary Menegaz Weitzer and Louisa Engle on fiddle, Peter Siegel on guitar and mandolin, and Carol Compton on keyboard, with Tim Van Egmond calling, $10-$12, 7 to 10 p.m., Stone Church, 210 Main St., Brattleboro.
Dover Free Library: "Double Indemnity," 5:30 p.m., 22 Holland Road, East Dover.
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.
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 for seniors, 1 to 4 p.m., 81 Royal Road, Brattleboro. Information: 802-257-5415.
Putney Food Shelf: Food Shelf open 6 to 7 p.m., Putney Community Center, Christian Square, Putney. Information: 802-387-8551.
HEALTH AND FITNESS
Brattleboro Walk-In Clinic: Free health care to those without health insurance or underinsured, 5 to 6:30 p.m., 191 Clark Ave., Brattleboro.
Brown Bag Lunch Series: Opiates Education Series: Human Trafficking, Brattleboro Memorial Hospital, Critical Care Team, noon, Robert H. Gibson River Garden, 157 Main St., Brattleboro.
Grace Cottage: Yoga in the Viniyoga tradition, $5, 4:30 to 6 p.m., Grace Cottage Community Wellness Center, Heins Building, 133 Grafton Road, Townshend. Register for first class: 802-365-3649.
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.
Guilford Free Library: Storytime with Cathi Wilken or Laura Lawson Tucker, 11 a.m., 4024 Guilford Center Road, Guilford. Information: 802-254-6545.
Vernon Free Library: Children's knitting group, 2:45 p.m., 567 Governor Hunt Road, Vernon.
Bellows Falls Senior Center: Nickel bingo, 12:30 p.m.; Gentle Flow Yoga with Denise Best, 12:30 p.m., 18 Tuttle St., Bellows Falls.
Brattleboro Recreation and Parks Department: Senior tennis, 9 to 11 a.m., Living Memorial Park, Memorial Park Drive, Brattleboro.
Putney Community Cares: Community lunch, $3.50 suggested donation, noon, reservations: 802-387-5593 or email@example.com; Gentle yoga for seniors, $12, 4 to 5 p.m., 54 Kimball Hill Road, Putney. Register: 802-387-5593.
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: 802-275-7053.
Winston Prouty Center for Child Development: Mothers' Circle, peer led gathering for mothers with infants up to 12 months old, 10 a.m. to noon, 209 Austine Drive, Vermont Hall, Brattleboro. Information: 802-251-2102.
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