CALENDAR FOR MARCH 2-3
Salem Courthouse Community Center: "Catching the Light" exhibition opening, 5 to 8 p.m., 58 East Broadway, Salem, New York.
Bennington Senior Center: Painting, 9 to noon; bingo, 1 to 3 p.m., 124 Pleasant St., Bennington.
Congregation Beth El: Purim Celebration with mask making, hammentaschen baking, readings and songs, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., 107 Adams St., Bennington.
Hoosick Falls Senior Center: Yoga, 10:30 a.m.; Zumba, 11 a.m.; bingo, 12:30 p.m., 69 Church St., Hoosick Falls, New York. Legal aid available, sign up for an appointment.
McCullough Free Library: Coloring for Adults, materials provided or bring your own, 1 to 6 p.m., 2 Main St., North Bennington.
Milham Planetarium at the Hopkins Observatory: Astronomy students will host a free show, 8 p.m., Main Street, Williamstown, Massachusetts. Registration required: 413-597-2188.
St. Patrick's Church: Fish fry dinner, $11, 4:30 to 7 p.m., Embury Methodist Church, Main Street, Cambridge, N.Y.
HEALTH AND FITNESS
Turning Point Center: Smart Recovery, 3 p.m.; All Recovery meeting, 4 p.m.; Alcoholics Anonymous, 5:30 p.m., 465 Main St., Bennington.
VNA and Hospice of the Southwest Region: Community Health Clinic, 1:30 p.m., Bennington Senior Center, 124 Pleasant St., Bennington.
McCullough Free Library: Lego Club for ages 5 and up, 3 to 6 p.m., 2 Main St., North Bennington.
North Hoosick Fire Department: Kids dance for local students ages 9-14, 7 to 9:30 p.m., Route 22, Hoosick Falls, New York.
Sunrise Family Resource Center: Playgroup for kids up to six years old, 1 to 2:30 p.m., 238 Union St., Bennington.
Bennington College: A Night of Bilingual Poetry with Modesto Flako Jimenez, 8 to 9:30 p.m., VAPA D2017, 1 College Drive, Bennington.
Perfect Wife Restaurant and Other Woman Tavern: Freddi Shehadi, 9 p.m. to midnight, 2594 Depot St., Manchester.
South Street Cafe: Open Mic Night, 4:30 to 6 p.m., 105 South St., Bennington.
Williams College: Berkshire Symphony pre-concert talk with conductor Ronald Feldman, 7:15 p.m., Brooks-Rogers Recital Hall, 54 Chapin Hall Drive; Berkshire Symphony concert, 8 p.m., Chapin Hall, 62 Chapin Hall Drive, Williamstown, Massachusetts.
Hoosic River Watershed Association: Moonlight walk on Stone Hill trails, 6:45 p.m., Clark Art Institute, 225 South St., Williamstown, Massachusetts.
Alliance Fair Trade Gifts: Open hours, noon to 4 p.m., 198 Crescent Boulevard, Bennington.
Cambridge Food Pantry: Corned beef and cabbage dinner, $10, 4:30 to 6:30 p.m., 59 South Park St., Cambridge, New York.
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.
Farmers Market: Fresh vegetables, food and crafts with live music by Ransom Notes, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., First Baptist Church, 601 Main St., Bennington.
Sacred Heart St. Francis de Sales: Wintertastic Celebration and live auction, $30, 6 p.m. preview; 7 p.m. auction, Mount Anthony Country Club, 180 Country Club Road, Bennington.
HEALTH AND FITNESS
Turning Point: NA, 7 p.m., 465 Main St., Bennington.
McCullough Free Library: Tales for Tots story and play group, 10:30 a.m., 2 Main St., North Bennington.
Northshire Bookstore: The Cat in the Hat visits, 11 a.m., 4869 Main St., Manchester Center.
Bennington College: " Oye! For My Dear Brooklyn" with Modesto Flako Jimenez, 8 to 9:30 p.m., VAPA Martha Hill Dance Theater, 1 College Drive, Bennington.
Manchester Community Library: "The New Yorker" magazine discussion group, led by Alex Anvari, 5 to 6 p.m., 138 Cemetery Ave., Manchester Center.
Northshire Bookstore: Presentation with Peter Shea, author of "The NEW Atlas of Vermont Trout Ponds: A GPS-Compatible Guidebook," 2 p.m., 4869 Main St., Manchester Center.
Meetinghouse Caf : Peregrine Road performs, $10-$15 donation, 7:30 p.m., Unitarian Universalist Church, 108 School St., Bennington.
Vermont Arts Exchange: Aubrey Logan performs a Basement Series concert, $25, 8 p.m., Masonic Hall, 504 Main St., Bennington.
Williams College: Berkshire Symphony Family Day with Ephs Out Loud, music, musical crafts, instrument petting zoo and more, 1 p.m., Chapin Hall, 62 Chapin Hall Drive, Williamstown, Massachusetts.
Green Mountain Academy for Lifelong Learning: "Cat on a Hot Tin Roof," $18, 3 p.m., Burr and Burton Academy's Riley Center for the Arts, 57 Seminary Ave., Manchester Center.
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