Thursday, Oct. 10
Autism Support Group
BENNINGTON -- The Parents Supporting Our Children Autism Support Group will meet on Tuesday, Oct. 15, from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at the Attwood Center on Dewey Street. For more information, call Wendy at 447-5716 or www.Asdvt.org
Bereavement support group
BENNINGTON -- A weekly adult grief support for those who have lost a loved one is held 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.
Overeaters Anonymous meets
BENNINGTON -- Overeaters Anonymous meets on Tuesdays at 7 p.m. at the Bennington Free Library, 101 Silver St.
Bingo at Arlington Legion
ARLINGTON -- At 6 p.m. bingo will be held at the Arlington American Legion. Doors open at 6 p.m. Food will be available to purchase.
Sing-along at Second Congregational Church
BENNINGTON -- From 7 to 8:30 p.m. a sing-a-long with friends, neighbors and piano accompanist. Camp songs, fun songs and more. An apple crisp dessert will be served at 6:45 p.m. Free event. Will be held at Second Congregational Church on Hillside Street, 442-2559.
Story Rhythms for Babies and Toddlers
BENNINGTON -- Story Rhythms for Babies and Toddlers, an active story time for children 4 months to 36 months will be held from 10:30 to 11 a.m. upstairs in the Rotary Meeting Room at the Bennington Free Library. Come early for play time. For more information, call 802-442-9051.
SVRTSD Strategic Planning Committee
CDC conference room, 3 p.m.
Agenda: Approval of Sept. 23 committee minutes; review the work of the committee on mission, vision, philosophy and goals; plan action, strategies and time frame to accomplish goals; other.
Pownal Select Board
Town Office , 6:30 p.m.
Agenda: Special meeting agenda: personnel.
The Pownal Planning Commission regular meeting for Oct. 15 has been canceled. The next scheduled regular meeting will be held on Nov. 5.
SVSU Budget Committee meeting
Central Office conference room, 246 South Stream Road, 3:30 to 5:30 p.m.
Agenda: Fiscal 2015 budget preparation: review grant revenue and expenditures: Title I & IIA, neglected and delinquent, 21 century, IDEA-B, regular, preschool; Medicaid: regular, MAC: SPED focus monitoring pressures; assessment calculations.
Washington County Local Development Corporation's Audit and Finance Committee
LDC Conference Room, 9 a.m.
Agenda: For further information, contact the Washington County LDC at 746-2292.
Petitions are available at the Town Clerk's Office. Special Town meeting to be held on Dec. 3.
Shaftsbury voters will have the opportunity to vote by ballot for the two vacated Selectboard seats.
William Obenauer's unexpired 3 year term to expire March of 2015. Mitchell Race is currently appointed.
Craig Bruder's unexpired 2 year term to expire March of 2015. Timothy Scoggins is currently appointed.
Last day to submit a petition for office is Monday, Oct. 28, 2013 in order to have your name placed on the Dec. 3, 2013 ballot.