Morning Briefing -- Tuesday


Tuesday, April 29

Bereavement support group

BENNINGTON -- A weekly adult grief support group 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.

Overeaters Anonymous meets

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

Bingo Tuesdays at Moose Lodge

BENNINGTON -- Bingo is held every Tuesday at the Bennington Moose Lodge. Doors open at 5 p.m. Food and refreshments will be available.

Bingo in Arlington

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.

Meditation for Everyone

BENNINGTON -- Meditation is held Tuesday evenings from 7 to 8 p.m. at the Bennington Free Library. There is a $1 requested contribution if possible. Beginning and experienced meditators are welcome. Chairs are available. If you wish to sit on a cushion, bring one.

Codependents support group

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

Storytime at Bennington Free Library

BENNINGTON -- "Story Rhythms for Babies & Toddlers" will be held from 10:30 to 11 a.m. for children 4 months to 36 months, upstairs in the Rotary meeting room at Bennington Free Library. This special time for babies and toddlers will include stories, finger plays, songs and movement that involve active participation. Come early and play. For more information call Linda or Chris at 802-442-9051.

Spring Opportunity Days at Long Trail School

DORSET -- Long Trail School welcomes all current and prospective families to come and sit in on a class or two, join us for lunch and question-and-answer, and witness the opportunities at the school.

Classes in these time blocks include math, science, history, English, world languages and arts; visitors can observe middle school, upper school and mixed level classes. The event runs Tuesday and Wednesday, April 29 and 30, from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

In order to plan, pre-registration requested. For information and registration, contact Kim Murphy, admission coordinator, at 802-867-5717, ext.1991 or You can also register to attend via the Long Trail School website at


No Burn Order in Woodford

WOODFORD -- There is a No Burn Order in place on the town of Woodford until further notice, per order of the fire warden, Gary Hoag.

Hoosical Furnishings starts today

HOOSICK FALLS, N.Y. -- There will be 50 pieces, large and small, old and new and each one has been transformed by an artist from its original plain old self into a work of art at the Hoosical Furnishings celebration and art auction.

Look for the Hoosical Furnishings in windows around the village starting Tuesday, April 29. Find your favorite.

At the Hoosical Furnishings event on Saturday, May 10, all of the pieces will be at The Armory. Previews begin at 6 p.m., the bidding starts at 7 p.m. There will be a cash bar and light refreshments. Note, this is a 21-and-older only event.

Tickets are $20 and the quantity is limited. Call HAYC3 at 518-686-9050 to get your tickets. If you cannot be at the event, but would like to bid on an item, you can get an absentee bid form on the HAYC3 website. Just print it out, fill it out and mail it in. For more information, visit

White Creek spring Chicken Barbecue

WHITE CREEK -- White Creek's annual spring Chicken Barbecue will be held on Saturday, May 3, at the Jermain Community Hall on Niles Road. This will be the spring menu with servings starting at 4 p.m. and takeouts available as soon as the chickens are cooked. For more information, call 518-677-3021, 518-686-9307 or 518-442-9559.


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