CALENDAR FOR FEB. 22-23
Southern Vermont College: "Feathered" exhibition reception, 5 to 7 p.m., 982 Mansion Drive, Bennington.
Alliance Fair Trade Gifts: Open house, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m., 198 Crescent Boulevard, Bennington.
Bennington Free Library: Community College of Vermont's Job Hunt Helper Hawke Sleigh assists with finding employment opportunities, writing resumes and cover letters, applying for jobs online and more, 1 to 4 p.m., 101 Silver St., Bennington.
Bennington Senior Center: Building Bones, 8:30 to 9:45 a.m and from 10 to 11:15 a.m.; quilting from 1 to 3 p.m.; beginner belly dance from 5 to 7:30 p.m., 124 Pleasant St., Bennington.
Food Shelf: Open 1 to 2 p.m., North Bennington Baptist Church, 15 Church St., North Bennington.
Hoosick Falls Senior Center: Bingo, 12:45 p.m., 69 Church St., Hoosick Falls, N.Y. Van transportation available.
Knitting club: Drop-ins welcome, 5:30 p.m., 138 Cemetery Ave., Manchester.
Northshire Bookstore: A conversation between Grassroots Solar owner Bill Laberge and Heidie Vazquez Garcia, 6 p.m., 4869 Main St., Manchester Center.
St. Luke's Parish: Free soup dinner, 4 to 6 p.m., 4 St. Luke's Place, Cambridge, N.Y.
Thrift Store Hours: Bygone Boutique, 4:30 to 7:30 p.m., located in the rear of the Seventh-day Adventist Church, 404 Houghton Lane, Bennington. All proceeds go directly to the operating budget of Forrest Ward School.
Yarncrafting Club: Bring your own knitting and crochet materials, 1 to 6 p.m., at McCullough Free Library, 2 Main St., North Bennington.
HEALTH AND FITNESS
Bennington Free Clinic: Clinic hours for uninsured people 18 years of age or older, 6 p.m., 121 Depot St., Bennington. Call 802-447-3700 for an appointment.
Bennington Project Independence: Eight-week series of fall prevention tai chi for beginners, 9:30 a.m., 614 Harwood Hill, Bennington. Register: 802-442-8136.
Better Breathers Support Club: Bennington American Lung Association's Better Breathers Support Club welcomes, at no charge, those with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, asthma, and other chronic lung disease, 3 to 5 p.m. at the Innovative Learning Center, Toolan Building, SVMC Campus, 100 Hospital Dr., Bennington.
Get Fit Bennington: Free workout group for all ages and abilities, 6 p.m., Willow Park, East Road, Bennington.
Turning Point Center: Making Recovery Easier meeting, 4 p.m., this is a 6-week series of workshops for those new to recovery or for those who have struggled with the recovery process. A certification of completion is awarded for completing the series. Codependents Anonymous, 6 p.m., 465 Main St., Bennington.
Yoga: Led by Irene Cole, bring your own man, $5-$10 suggested donation, 8:30 to 9:40 a.m., Manchester Community Library, 138 Cemetery Ave., Manchester.
Manchester Community Library: Storytime followed by free play, 10:30 a.m., 138 Cemetery Ave., Manchester Center.
Bennington Museum: The Lightning Jar Speaker Series hosts Mary Powell, president and CEO of Green Mountain Power, for "Leading with Love," $20, 5:30 p.m., 75 Main St., Bennington.
One World Conservation Center: "The Idea of Vermont" with Laird Christensen, $5, 7 to 8 p.m., 413 US-7S, Bennington.
Williams College: Jon Bakija presents "Tax Policy in the Age of Trump and Beyond," 4:15 p.m., Thompson Chemistry, Wege Auditorium, 47 Lab Campus Drive, Williamstown, Massachusetts.
Perfect Wife Restaurant/Other Woman Tavern: Musician's Jam, 5:30 to 8:30 p.m., 2594 Depot St., Manchester.
South Street Cafe: Live music with That Strange for your lunch hour, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.; Ken Swiatek, 4:30 to 6:30 p.m., 105 South St., Bennington.
Williams College Museum of Art: Jazz performance, "Improvisations," 6 p.m., 15 Lawrence Hall Drive, Williamstown, Massachusetts.
Bennington Senior Center: Painting, 9 to noon; bingo, 1 to 3 p.m., 124 Pleasant St., Bennington.
Hoosick Falls Senior Center: Yoga, 10:30 a.m.; Zumba, 11 a.m.; bingo, 12:30 p.m., 69 Church St., Hoosick Falls, N.Y.
McCullough Free Library: Coloring for Adults, materials provided or bring your own, 1 to 6 p.m., 2 Main St., North Bennington.
Milham Planetarium at the Hopkins Observatory: Astronomy students will host a free show, 8 p.m., Main Street, Williamstown. Registration required: 413-597-2188.
St. Patrick's Church: Lenten Fish Fry, $11, 4:30 to 7 p.m., Embury Methodist Church, East Main Street, Cambridge, New York.
HEALTH AND FITNESS
Turning Point Center: Smart Recovery, 3 p.m.; All Recovery meeting, 4 p.m.; Alcoholics Anonymous, 5:30 p.m., 465 Main St., Bennington.
McCullough Free Library: Lego Club for ages 5 and up, 3 to 6 p.m., 2 Main St., North Bennington.
Sunrise Family Playgroup: For kids up to five years old, 12:30 to 2 p.m., 238 Union St., Bennington. Information: Rose Morrison, 802-442-6934.
Perfect Wife Restaurant/Other Woman Tavern: Khalif Neville Solo in the dining room, 7 to 9 p.m.; Hot Rubber Monkey, 9:30 to 12:30 a.m., 2594 Depot St., Manchester.
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