Morning Briefing -- Tuesday


Tuesday, June 10

Bingo Tuesdays

at Bennington Moose

BENNINGTON -- Bingo is held Tuesdays at the Bennington Moose Lodge. Doors open at 5 p.m.

Arlington Legion hosts bingo

ARLINGTON -- Arlington American Legion Post No. 69 hosts bingo. Doors open at 6 p.m. and bingo begins at 7 p.m. Any questions, call 802-375-6157.

Story time at Cheney Library

HOOSICK FALLS, N.Y. -- Cheney Library will have story time for preschoolers and their caregivers on Tuesdays at 10 a.m. Several of the classic tales and songs will be offered. There will be crafts and snacks. Plan to come with your preschool child; it will be lots of fun for both of you.

Overeaters Anonymous meets

BENNINGTON -- Overeaters Anonymous meets on Tuesdays at 7 p.m. at the Bennington Free Library, 101 Silver St.

Bereavement support group

BENNINGTON -- A weekly adult grief support for those who have lost a loved one is held every Tuesday at 2:30 p.m. at the Vermont Veterans Home on North Street. For more information, call VNA & Hospice of SVHC at 802-442-5502.

Codependents Anonymous meeting

BENNINGTON -- Codependents Anonymous will meet at the Turning Point Club, 465 Main St. Tuesdays from 6 to 7 p.m.

Playgroup for toddlers and parents

BENNINGTON -- The Bennington County Child Advocacy Center is sponsoring a play and education group for children 2 to 5 and their parent/guardian. The activities include: fine motor skill activities, music, story time, social skills activities, snack time, and free play. They meet each Tuesday morning from 9:30 to 11 a.m. at the Schools Out Children's Center at 901 Main St. Call 802-442-5107 for more information.

Taconic Community Grange No. 491 meets

SHAFTSBURY -- All meetings are held on the second Tuesday of the month at 6 p.m. at the Grange Hall on Grange Road, next to the Shaftsbury Head Start building. Meetings begin at 7 p.m.

Bennington Lions meeting

BENNINGTON -- The Bennington Lions will hold their June dinner meeting on Tuesday, June 10, at the Bennington Station Restaurant starting at 6:30 p.m. The new club officers for 2014/2015 will be installed at this meeting.


Battenkill Grange breakfast on hold until September

ARLINGTON -- The Battenkill Grange pancake breakfast will not be held this week. The breakfast will be back on Sept. 21.

Arlington Garden Club meets

ARLINGTON -- The Arlington Garden Club will be meeting on Tuesday, June 17, at 12:30 p.m. at the Legion Hall, not this Sunday, June 15.

Bennington town project list

BENNINGTON -- Throughout the week, the Bennington Water Department will be replacing a water line on Safford Street, Main Street to Gage Street. Road closures may be necessary, please avoid this area. Water Department crews will also be painting and repairing fire hydrants. Wrokers and equipment will be working on the edge of the roadway -- use caution.

On Tuesday, wastewater crews will be working on a manhole on Pageant Street -- use caution.

On Wednesday, wastewater crews will be working on a manhole on Polygraphic Lane. Please use caution.

Monday through Thursday, the Bennington Highway Department will be setting up and pouring new sidewalk on Silver Street, drainage and landscaping also taking place. Avoid this area, road closures will be in place.

Tuesday through Friday, traffic control painting is scheduled throughout town, weather permitting. All work dependent on weather conditions.


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