Tuesday, Oct. 8
BENNINGTON -- Weekly adult grieve support for those who have lost a loved one, every Tuesday at 2:30 p.m. at the Vermont Veterans Home on North Street.
For more information call VNA & Hospice of SVHC at 802-442-5502. Support MAMPA
BENNINGTON -- Mount Anthony Music Parents Association, Tuesday, Oct. 8 from 5 p.m. - 10 p.m. Bennington Pizza House, Main St. will donate 10% of your purchase toward new uniforms and this years music competition in Virginia.
You must bring in a ticket from any music student. Use when you pay your bill. Dine-in or Carry out.
BENNINGTON -- Overeaters Anonymous meet on Tuesdays at 7 p.m. at the Bennington Free Library, 101 Silver St.
Taconic Community Grange No 491 meetings
SHAFTSBURY -- All meetings are held on the second Tuesday of the month at 6 p.m. at the Grange Hall on Grange Road, next to the Shaftsbury Head Start building. Meetings begin at 7 p.m.
Arlington Memorial hosts Talent Show
ARLINGTON -- Arlington Memorial High School will present its annual Talent Show & Café Night on Tuesday, Oct. 8, at 7 p.m. in the Mack Multi-Purpose Room at Fisher Elementary School. Admission for the evening is $3 for the general public and free for children under 12. Proceeds from the evening help offset the costs for the annual chorus trip to Proctors Theatre and students' acceptance fees to District, State and All New England chorus competitions.
Hosted by the high school and middle school choruses, the Talent Show offers a varied line-up of musicians and performers including vocalists Mike Keough and Sarah Solari as well as dance troupes Wild Country Cloggers and Sahidi Sisters Tribal Dancers. Arlington Music/Theatre Teacher and Choral Director Patti Cody encourages everyone to support this worthy cause. "Café Night is a casual evening of relaxing with friends and enjoying great entertainment. This event is our biggest fundraiser of the year, and the proceeds truly help our student artists." For more information or to make a donation to the AMHS Choral Music Department, contact Cody at email@example.com or 802-375-2589, extension 149.
Fire Prevention Day at Fisher Elementary
ARLINGTON -- The Arlington Fire Department will give a presentation on fire safety to students in grades PreK-5. Students will see firefighters in active-duty gear and will tour fire trucks. For more information, contact Fisher Principal Deanne Lacoste at firstname.lastname@example.org or 375.6409.
Stories for babies and toddlers
BENNINGTON -- Tuesday, October 8 - Story Rhythms for Babies & Todllers, an active story time for children four months to 36 months, will be held from 10:30 to 11 a.m. upstairs in the Rotary Meeting Room at Bennington Free Library. For more information, call 802-442-9051.
Bennington Housing Authority Commissioners
Willowbrook Apartments, community room, 4 p.m.
Agenda: Special meeting: employment review.
Pownal Select Board
Town Office, 6:30 p.m.
Agenda: Special meeting: personnel.
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