CALENDAR FOR JAN. 23
Bennington Free Library: Introduction to Starting a Microbusiness, 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., 101 Silver St., Bennington. Register: 802-665-1744.
Hoosick Falls Senior Center: Card party, 10:30 a.m.; van transportation available, 69 Church St., Hoosick Falls, N.Y.
Small Business Networking Group: Group meeting, 9 a.m., Cafe Commons at Manchester Community Library, 138 Cemetery Ave., Manchester Center. Join: meetup.com/Southern-VT-Entrepreneur-Small-Business- Networking-Group.
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.
Manchester Community Library: Screening of a 2017 film starring Judi Dench and Ali Fazal, free, 1 p.m., 138 Cemetery Ave., Manchester Center.
HEALTH AND FITNESS
Celebrate Recovery: Bennington Celebrate Recovery meets, all welcome, 6:30 p.m., Second Congregational Church, 115 Hillside St., Bennington. Every third Tuesday is a potluck event that starts at 5:45 p.m. Information: Peter and Pauline Grimes, 518-677-5414.
Peer Support Group Meeting: NAMI Vermont Connection Recovery Support Group for individuals living with mental illness, noon, United Counseling Services, 316 Dewey St., Bennington.
Turning Point Center: Women's self-esteem group, 11 a.m, 465 Main St., Bennington.
Yoga Classes: Manchester Parks and Recreation holds yoga classes for all levels, includes meditation, breathing techniques, and postures on the mat, $10, 9 to 10 a.m. in the Activity Room at the Park House at the Dana Thompson Memorial Park, 340 Recreation Park Road, Manchester Center. Mats are available and drop-ins are welcome. Information: 802-362-1439.
Green Mountain Academy: Alex Kershaw will talk about the Battle of the Bulge, followed by a book signing, $20, 5:30 p.m., Manchester Community Library, 138 Cemetery Ave., Manchester Center.
Manchester Community Library: Storytime, for children from infancy to preschool to develop a love of reading, followed by a craft, 10:30 a.m., 138 Cemetery Ave., Manchester.
Williams College: Williams Opera Workshop, featuring highlights "The Magic Flute" and "Marriage of Figaro" and more, from 7 p.m., Chapin Hall, 62 Chapin Hall Drive, Williamstown.
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