Morning Briefing -- Tuesday


Tuesday, May 13

Bingo at Bennington Moose Lodge

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

Arlington bingo

ARLINGTON -- Arlington American Legion Post No. 69 holds bingo. Doors open at 6 p.m. and Bingo begins at 7. Any questions, call 802-375-6157. Bingo is held first Tuesday and third Tuesday from October to May. Come and have some fun with your friends.

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 are 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.

Support group

BENNINGTON -- Codependents Anonymous meeting at Turning Point Club, 465 Main St. Tuesdays from 6 - 7 p.m.

Taconic Community Grange meets

SHAFTSBURY -- All meetings of Taconic Community Grange No. 491 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.

Lions May dinner meeting

BENNINGTON -- The Bennington Lions will hold its May dinner meeting starting at 6:30 p.m. at the Bennington Station Restaurant. Call Lion Kathy at 802-442-4033 for reservations.

Senior Center activities

BENNINGTON -- On Tuesdays in May, the Senior Center will have bone builders from 8:30 to 9:45 a.m. and 10 to 11:15 a.m., RSVP. They will also have HELP from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m.


Hoosick Falls Central School Board Hearing

High School cafeteria, 6 p.m.

No agenda provided.


Bookmark design contest for kids

MANCHESTER -- The Northshire Bookstore is looking for creative kids to design an "Adventures in Reading" bookmark. Children ages 12 and under are invited to submit their entries by May 31.

Design a bookmark that shows your idea of Adventures in Reading -- imaginary or real. The winning designs will be chosen and made into limited edition, official bookstore bookmarks. Pick up an entry form at the store or go to to print the PDF template.

Bookmarks will be on display and available in the store by June 10.

Drop off your design at one of the service desks at the store or mail your entry to Children's Bookmark Design Contest, c/o Northshire Bookstore, PO Box 2200, Manchester Center, Vt., 05255. Or scan your entry and email it to For more information on this and other events, call 802-362-2200 or 800-437-3700, or visit the Northshire Bookstore website at


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