Arlington American Legion:
SAL Sqaudron 69 monthly meeting, 6 p.m., 54 Legion Drive, Arlington.

Elks Bingo: Bingo, $1,000 jackpot and 31 games for $13, doors open at 5:30 and play begins at 7 p.m., at the Bennington Elks, 125 Washington Ave., Bennington.

Hoosick Falls Senior Center: Cribbage, 9 a.m.; Yoga, 10:30 a.m.; Information table, Blueshield of Northeastern NY, 9:30 to 11:30 a.m., 69 Church St., Hoosick Falls, N.Y.

Orchard Hotel: Berkshire Realtors fundraiser for the Berkshire Immigrant Center, 5 to 8 p.m., Gala Restaurant, 222 Adams Road, Williamstown, Mass.


Bennington Free Clinic:
Clinic hours 10 a.m. to noon, 121 Depot St., Bennington. Call for an appointment, 802-447-3700; drop-ins will not be seen.

Buddhist Meditation Group: Buddhist meditation and teachings with Roger Guest , 7 to 9 p.m. Locations and information: Harda at 802-447-7065.

Gentle Yoga for Cancer Survivors: The Cancer Center sponsors free gentle yoga for cancer survivors, participants can join at any time and at any stage in treatment or recovery regime, 5 to 6 p.m., Conference Room C at Southern Vermont Medical Center, 100 Hospital Drive, Bennington. Information: Jane Schaeffer, 802-447-0393 or

Turning Point Center: All Recovery, a support group that welcomes people on all pathways to recovery, 1 p.m.; Alcoholics Anonymous, 5:30 p.m.; Al-Anon Beginners at 6:30 p.m.; Al-Anon for anyone whose life is affected by someone else's drinking or substance abuse, free, anonymous, confidential, 7 p.m., 465 Main St., Bennington.



Auxiliary Members Meeting:
All members welcome, 6 p.m., 137 North St., Bennington. Join or information: 802-442-9857 and leave a call back number.

Hoosick Falls Senior Center:
Card party, 10 a.m.; strawberry shortcake social, 12:30 p.m., 69 Church St., Hoosick Falls, N.Y. Transportation available.

Milham Planetarium: Free shows by astronomy students, 8 p.m., Old Hopkins Observatory, Main Street, Williamstown. Reservations: 413-597-2188.

Small Business Networking Group: Group meeting, 9 a.m., Cafe Commons at Manchester Community Library, 138 Cemetery Ave., Manchester Center. Join: Networking-Group.


Manchester Community Library:
Screening of a 1950 Academy Award winning film starring Gloria Swanson and William Holden, 1 p.m., 138 Cemetery Ave., Manchester Center.


Bennington Peer Connection Support Group:
Support group for people living with mental illness, where people learn from one another's experiences, share coping strategies and offer mutual encouragement and understanding, noon to 1:30 p.m., UCS, CRT Center, 316 Dewey St., Bennington.

Celebrate Recovery:
Bennington Celebrate Recovery meets, all welcome, 6:30 p.m., Second Congregational Church, 115 Hillside St., Bennington. Information: Peter and Pauline Grimes, 518-677-5414.

NA Meeting:
The Last Straw Group meets, (O, SG, BK, BT, WC, RT), 6:30 p.m., First Congregational Church Room 102, 3624 Main St., Manchester Village.

Peer Support Group Meeting:
NAMI Vermont Connection Recovery Support Group for individuals living with mental illness, noon, United Counseling Services, 316 Dewey St., Bennington.

Prostate Cancer Support Associates:
Meeting, 5:30 p.m., SVMC Cancer Center Library, 100 Hospital Drive, Bennington. New members, spouses, and/or anyone interested is welcome. Information: 802-375-9719.

Turning Point Center:
Women's self-esteem group, 11 a.m, 465 Main St., Bennington.

Yoga Classes:
Manchester Parks and Recreation holds yoga classes for all levels, includes meditation, breathing techniques, and postures on the mat, $10, 9 to 10 a.m. in the Activity Room at the Park House at the Dana Thompson Memorial Park, 340 Recreation Park Road, Manchester Center. Mats are available and drop-ins are welcome. Information: 802-362-1439.

VNA and Hospice of the Southwest Region:
Blood pressure and foot care clinic, 1:30 p.m., Main Street, Manchester.


Manchester Community Library:
Story Time, for children from infancy to preschool to develop a love of reading, followed by a craft, 10:30 a.m., 138 Cemetery Ave., Manchester.


Green Mountain Academy for Lifelong Learning: "When Stories and Pictures Lie Together," $20, 5:30 p.m., Burr and Burton Academy's Hunter Seminar Room, 57 Seminary Ave., Manchester. Register: 802-867-0111 or


Tap House at Catamount Glass:
Poetry/Spoken Work open mic, sign up at 7, readings at 7:15 p.m., 309 Country St., Bennington.


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