Morning Briefing Friday

Friday, Nov. 23

Senior Center closed

BENNINGTON - Bennington Senior Center will be closed on Friday.

SVAC to hold Black Friday art camp

MANCHESTER - The Southern Vermont Arts Center will host a Black Friday Camp from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and will include arts and crafts, a light lunch, outdoor play (weather permitting) and a movie and popcorn.

The camp takes place in the studio space of SVAC's Hay Madeira Education Center. Advanced registration is required as space is limited, and is priced at $25 for SVAC members, $30 for non-members.

For pre-registration and more info, contact Outreach Coordinator Courtney Weir at 367-1300 or Information is also available on the SVAC website:

Used ski and snowboard sale at Stratton

STRATTON - Stratton Mountain School will host its annual ski and snowboard sale, Friday, Nov. 23, and Saturday, Nov. 24. The sale will feature used race-stock skis and high-end snowboard equipment being sold by SMS athletes and coaches. In addition, five alpine, Nordic, apparel and snowboard retailers from New England will be on site to sell equipment at special discount prices.

Hours for the event at The Stratton Mountain School will be: Consignment sale equipment drop-off: Friday, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sale 3 to 7 p.m. Note: $5 admission fee for adults, first two hours of the sale on Friday.

Sale hours on Saturday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (free admission all day). For more information, call 802-856-1100 or log onto


Elvis tribute show will benefit St. Jude's Children's Hospital BENNINGTON - Black Velvet Elvis, an Elvis Presley tribute show from Berkshire County, Mass., will perform on Saturday, Dec. 8, at 7 p.m. at the Veterans of Foreign Wars, 137 North St. Tickets are $12.50. Proceeds will go to St. Jude's Children's Hospital. For more information, call 802-442-9857.


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