CALENDAR FOR JAN. 30-31
HAYC3: Intro to Clay Sculpting, 6 to 8 p.m., 80 Church St., Hoosick Falls, N.Y. Register: 518-686-9050.
Bennington Senior Center: Building Bones, 8:30 and 10 a.m.; HELP, 4:30 p.m., 124 Pleasant St., Bennington.
Hoosick Falls Senior Center: Card party day, 10:30 a.m.; van transportation available for local errands, 69 Church St., Hoosick Falls, 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.
HEALTH AND FITNESS
Alzheimer's Support Group: Caregivers, family and friends of persons with dementia meet, 5 to 6:30 p.m., Brookdale Fillmore Pond, 300 Village Lane, Bennington. RSVP to Jennifer Hill: 802-447-7000 or Jennifer.email@example.com and take home two meals to go at the conclusion of the support group.
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.
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.
Green Mountain Academy: Vincent Bonventre presents "Supreme Vindications: From Proud Dissents to Historic Landmarks," $20, 5:30 p.m., Burr and Burton Academy's Hunter Seminar Room, 57 Seminary Ave., Manchester.
Bennington Senior Center: Zumba Gold, 9:30 to 10:30 a.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.; motor vehicle available, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., 69 Church St., Hoosick Falls, N.Y.
Earth Matters: Earth Matters and Transition Town Manchester host a potluck and "Fossil Free Fast" live stream, 7 p.m., Wilburton Inn, 257 Wilburton Drive, Manchester. Register: bit.ly/2DxtXE8.
HEALTH AND FITNESS
Southwestern Vermont Medical Center: GMALL partners to present "Medicine Today" lecture about health care reform, 5:30 to 7 p.m., Equinox Village, 49 Maple St., Manchester Center. Register: greenmtnacademy.org.
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.
Manchester Community Library: Iron Chef Twinkie Competition for chefs in grades 2 to 5, 3:30 p.m., 138 Cemetery Ave., Manchester Center. Sign up: ironcheftwinkie.eventbrite.com.
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