Arlington American Legion:
Winter Wednesday Ping Pong League, $6, 6 p.m., 54 Legion Road, Arlington. Players must be 18 or older.

Bennington Senior Center: Potluck, 11:30 a.m., 124 Pleasant St., Bennington.

Hoosick Falls Senior Center: Crafts, 10 a.m.; Bone builders, 10:30 a.m.; special Valentine's Day supper; exercise class, 1 p.m., 69 Church St., Hoosick Falls, N.Y. Motor vehicle available 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Salem Area Women's Club: Covered dish luncheon, noon, followed by this year's HOBY students presenting their reports, First United Presbyterian Church, 13 West Broadway, Salem.


Center for Communication in Medicine:
Bernard Bandman and Celia Bandman present "How to Improve Communication with Doctors," a SpeakSooner program, 1 to 3 p.m., Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, 108 School St., Bennington.

Support Group: For anyone living with any type of loss due to a death, 6 p.m., Second Congregational Church, 115 Hillside St., Bennington. Information: Beth Newman at 802-688-4557 or

Turning Point Center: Narcotics Anonymous, noon; Alcoholics Anonymous, 5:30 p.m.; 465 Main St., Bennington. Power nap Yoga Nidra session to recharge your batteries with Susan Beal, $5, noon to 12:30 p.m., The Yoga Place, 532 Main St., Bennington. Information: 802-447-0393 or


Perfect Wife Restaurant/Other Woman Tavern:
Ian Flanigan performs in the dining room, 7:30 to 9 p.m., 2594 Depot St., Manchester.



Canfield Gallery:
"Aperture Paris Photobooks" photobook exhibit opening reception, 5 to 7:30 p.m., Martha Canfield Library, 528 East Arlington Road, Arlington. On view through March 15.

Williams College Museum of Art: Season celebration and multiple exhibition opening, 5 to 8 p.m., 15 Lawrence Hall Drive, Williamstown.


Bennington County Beekeepers Club:
Beginning Beekeeping course, 6:30 to 9 p.m., Vermont Veterans' Home Crispe Room, 325 North St., 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.

Hoosick Falls Senior Center:
Shopping day, van leaves at 9:30 a.m.; Eat Smart ideas, 11 a.m.; 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.

St. Luke's Parish:
Free soup supper, 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.

Vermont Council of Teachers of Mathematics: K-12 Statewide Math Fair registration deadline. Register at

Yarncrafting Club:
Bring your own knitting and crochet materials, 1 to 6 p.m., at McCullough Free Library, 2 Main St., North Bennington.


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.

Get Fit Bennington: Free workout group for all ages and abilities, 6 p.m., Willow Park, East Road, Bennington.

Southern Vermont Health Care:
Cooking with Your Heart, 5:30 to 7 p.m., Manchester Community Library, 138 Cemetery Ave., Manchester Center. RSVP: by Feb. 10.

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.

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.


One World Conservation Center:
"Land Use Changes and Their Effects on Wildlife Populations," $5, 7 to 8 p.m., 413 US-7S, Bennington.


Bennington Museum:
Museum ABCs, storytime for preschoolers, 1:30 to 2:30 p.m., 75 Main St., Bennington.

Manchester Community Library: Storytime followed by free play, 10:30 a.m., 138 Cemetery Ave., Manchester Center.

Molly Stark Elementary School:
Family Resource Fair; Sunrise, CRJ, PAVE, ACT, UCS, Bennington Little League, Turning Point and more will on hand, 6 to 7:30 p.m., 181 Orchard Road, Bennington.


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., 105 South St., Bennington.

Williams College: Williams Jazz Faculty concert, 8 p.m., Brooks-Rogers Recital Hall, 54 Chapin Hall Drive, Williamstown.


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