CALENDAR FOR FEB. 21-22

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COMMUNITY

Arlington American Legion:
Ping Pong League, $6, 6 p.m., 54 Legion Road, Arlington. Ages 18 and up.

Bennington Senior Center: Zumba Gold, 9:30 to 10:30 a.m.; Balance Workshop, 1:30 p.m.; movie showing from 1 to 3 p.m., 124 Pleasant St., Bennington.

Hoosick Falls Senior Center: Bone builders, 10:30 a.m.; exercise class, 1 p.m.; van available 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., 69 Church St., Hoosick Falls, N.Y.

Manchester Community Library: Library budget q-and-a, 10:30 a.m., 1:30 and 5:30 p.m., 138 Cemetery Ave., Manchester.

HEALTH AND FITNESS

Turning Point Center: Narcotics Anonymous, noon; Alcoholics Anonymous, 5:30 p.m.; 465 Main St., Bennington. Power nap Yoga Nidra session to recharge your batteries with Susan Beal, $5, noon to 12:30 p.m., The Yoga Place, 532 Main St., Bennington. Information: 802-447-0393 or benningtonyoga.com.

Southern Vermont Health Care:
Qi Gong for cancer survivors and their support teams, 6:30 to 8 p.m., Conference Room C, 100 Hospital Drive, Bennington.

KID STUFF

Manchester Community Library: Staycation Film and Pizza Party, "Monster Trucks" and "The Secret Life of Pets," 1:30 to 5:30 p.m., 138 Cemetery Ave., Manchester Center.

LECTURE

American Association of University Women:
James Duff Lyall, executive director of ACLU VT will speak, 7 p.m., Bennington Free Library, 101 Silver St., Bennington.



THURSDAY

ART

Southern Vermont College:
"Feathered" exhibition reception, 5 to 7 p.m., 982 Mansion Drive, Bennington.

COMMUNITY

Bennington Free Library: Community College of Vermont's Job Hunt Helper Hawke Sleigh assists with finding employment opportunities, writing resumes and cover letters, applying for jobs online and more, 1 to 4 p.m., 101 Silver St., Bennington.

Bennington Senior Center: Building Bones, 8:30 to 9:45 a.m and from 10 to 11:15 a.m.; quilting from 1 to 3 p.m.; Beginner Belly Dance from 5 to 7:30 p.m., 124 Pleasant St., Bennington.

Food Shelf:
Open 1 to 2 p.m., North Bennington Baptist Church, 15 Church St., North Bennington.

Hoosick Falls Senior Center:
Bingo, 12:45 p.m., 69 Church St., Hoosick Falls, N.Y. Van transportation available.

Knitting club: Drop-ins welcome, 5:30 p.m., 138 Cemetery Ave., Manchester.

Northshire Bookstore:
A conversation between Grassroots Solar owner Bill Laberge and Heidie Vazquez Garcia, 6 p.m., 4869 Main St., Manchester Center.

St. Luke's Parish: Free soup dinner, 4 to 6 p.m., 4 St. Luke's Place, Cambridge, N.Y.

Thrift Store Hours: Bygone Boutique, 4:30 to 7:30 p.m., located in the rear of the Seventh-day Adventist Church, 404 Houghton Lane, Bennington. All proceeds go directly to the operating budget of Forrest Ward School.

Yarncrafting Club: Bring your own knitting and crochet materials, 1 to 6 p.m., at McCullough Free Library, 2 Main St., North Bennington.

HEALTH AND FITNESS

Bennington Free Clinic:
Clinic hours for uninsured people 18 years of age or older, 6 p.m., 121 Depot St., Bennington. Call 802-447-3700 for an appointment.

Bennington Project Independence:
Eight-week series of Fall Prevention Tai Chi for beginners, 9:30 a.m., 614 Harwood Hill, Bennington. Register: 802-442-8136.

Better Breathers Support Club: Bennington American Lung Association's Better Breathers Support Club welcomes, at no charge, those with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, asthma, and other chronic lung disease, 3 to 5 p.m. at the Innovative Learning Center, Toolan Building, SVMC Campus, 100 Hospital Dr., Bennington.

Get Fit Bennington:
Free workout group for all ages and abilities, 6 p.m., Willow Park, East Road, Bennington.

Turning Point Center: Making Recovery Easier meeting, 4 p.m., this is a 6-week series of workshops for those new to recovery or for those who have struggled with the recovery process. A certification of completion is awarded for completing the series. Codependents Anonymous, 6 p.m., 465 Main St., Bennington.

Yoga:
Led by Irene Cole, bring your own man, $5-$10 suggested donation, 8:30 to 9:40 a.m., Manchester Community Library, 138 Cemetery Ave., Manchester.

KID STUFF

Manchester Community Library: Storytime followed by free play, 10:30 a.m., 138 Cemetery Ave., Manchester Center.

LECTURE

Bennington Museum:
The Lightning Jar Speaker Series hosts Mary Powell for "Leading with Love," $20, 5:30 p.m., 75 Main St., Bennington.

One World Conservation Center: "The Idea of Vermont" with Laird Christensen, $5, 7 to 8 p.m., 413 US-7S, Bennington.

MUSIC

Perfect Wife Restaurant/Other Woman Tavern:
Musician's Jam, 5:30 to 8:30 p.m., 2594 Depot St., Manchester.

South Street Cafe: Live music with That Strange for your lunch hour, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., 105 South St., Bennington.

Williams College Museum of Art: Jazz performance, "Improvisations," 6 p.m., 15 Lawrence Hall Drive, Williamstown, Mass.




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