Calendar for Nov. 9-10

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FRIDAY

HISTORY

Hoosick Township Historical Society:
WWI 100th Year Rememberance Ceremonies, 11 a.m. to 8 p.m., Taconic Pipe Band at 7 p.m., Hoosick Falls Armory, 80 Church St., Hoosick Falls, N.Y.

KID STUFF

Cheney Library:
Lego club for kids in grades 4-6, 4 p.m., 73 Classic St., Hoosick Falls, N.Y.

Manchester Community Library: Family Fun Night, 5:30 to 7 p.m., 138 Cemetery Ave., Manchester Center.

LITERARY

Northshire Bookstore:
Madeleine May Kunin, "Coming of Age: My Journey to the Eighties," 6 p.m., 4869 Main St., Manchester.

THEATER

Burr and Burton Academy's Performing Arts Department:
"Titanic: Tragedy and Trial," $10, 6:30 p.m., 57 Seminary Ave., Manchester.

MAUHS Drama Club:
"Les Miserables," 7 p.m., 301 Park St., Bennington.

Vermont Reads:
"Bread and Roses, Too" staged reading, free, 7:30 p.m., Dorset Playhouse, 104 Cheney Road, Dorset.

SATURDAY

COMMUNITY

American Legion Post 13: Holiday Bazaar, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., 225 Northside Drive, Bennington.

Hoosick Township Historical Society: World War I 100th Year Remembrance Ceremonies program, 11 a.m., Hoosick Falls Armory, 80 Church St., Hoosick Falls, N.Y.

Manchester Community Library: The New Yorker Magazine discussion group, 4 to 6 p.m., 138 Cemetery Ave., Manchester Center. Join: bit.ly/mclnydg.

Northshire Bookstore: Second annual Cookie Bake-off home baking competition, 1 to 2:30 p.m., bakers arrive at 12:30 p.m., with judges be Amy Chamberlain from The Perfect Wife and Tavern, Jacki Baker of Mother Myrick's Confectionery, and Patti Fortuna-Stannard from Fortuna's Sausage, 4869 Main St., Manchester Center. Contest entry information: northshire.com.

Pre-Black Friday Vendor and Craft Show: Vendors and crafters from all over the tri-state area will be selling wonderful items for the holidays, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., The Williams Inn, Williamstown, Mass.

Women of Hope and Men of Faith: Monthly breakfast, with guest speakers Pastor Bill Wilson and Donna Fisher, 9 a.m., Jacob's Well Church, 29 W. Main St., Cambridge, N.Y. Bring a breakfast item to share.

HEALTH AND FITNESS

Bennington Lions Club:
Diabetes Awareness Screening Clinic, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Price Chopper pharmacy.

KIDS STUFF

Northshire Bookstore:
Eric Dawson, "Putting Peace First: 7 Commitments to Change the World," 11 a.m., 4869 Main St., Manchester Center.

Yoga Place: Yoga For Children, for ages 3 to 5, 11 to 11:30 a.m.; for ages 5 to 9, noon to 12:45 p.m., $15, 532 Main St., Bennington. Register: kristinaelizabeth1@gmail.com or visit peacefulpiggyyoga.com.

LECTURE

Vermont Humanities Council:
Speakers Bureau talk, "Restorative Justice: How Vermont, Argentina and Rwanda Wrestle with Crime, the Past and Rebuilding Community," 2 p.m., The Left Bank, 5 Bank St., North Bennington.

Williams College: "One Hundred Years of Communism in the USA" conference, 8 a.m. to 7:45 p.m., Griffin Hall, Room 3, 844 Main St., Williamstown, Mass.

LITERARY

Northshire Bookstore:
James Geary, "Wit's End: What Wit Is, How It Works, and Why We Need It," 6 p.m., 4869 Main St., Manchester Center.

MUSIC

Park McCullough House:
Michael Chinworth concert, by donation, 7 p.m., 1 Park St., North Bennington.

Taconic Music: Youth music recital, free, 2 p.m., Zion Episcopal Church, 5167 Main St., Manchester Center.

Williams College:
Williams Gospel Choir in concert, 4 p.m., Chapin Hall, 62 Chapin Hall Drive, Williamstown, Mass.

THEATER

Burr and Burton Academy's Performing Arts Department:
"Titanic: Tragedy and Trial," $10, 6:30 p.m., 57 Seminary Ave., Manchester.

MAUHS Drama Club:
"Les Miserables," $8, 2 and 7 p.m., 301 Park St., Bennington.


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