CALENDAR FOR MARCH 13-14
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 day, 10:30 a.m.; fraud presentation, 12:30 p.m., 69 Church St., Hoosick Falls, N.Y. Transportation available.
School of Sacred Heart St. Francis de Sales: Basket bingo, $13 admission, 6 p.m., Parish Center, 238 West Main St., Bennington.
Small Business Networking Group: Group meeting, 9 a.m., Cafe Commons at Manchester Community Library, 138 Cemetery Ave., Manchester Center. Join: meetup.com/Southern-VT-Entrepreneur-Small-Business- Networking-Group.
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.
Manchester Community Library: Classic film screening, join the three Geste brothers in their adventures in the French Foreign Legion, 1 p.m., 138 Cemetery Ave., Manchester Center.
HEALTH AND FITNESS
Celebrate Recovery: Bennington Celebrate Recovery meets, all welcome, 6:30 p.m., Second Congregational Church, 115 Hillside St., Bennington. Every third Tuesday is a potluck event that starts at 5:45 p.m. Information: Peter and Pauline Grimes, 518-677-5414.
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.
VNA and Hospice of the Southwest Region: Community health clinic, 1:30 p.m., 5468 Main St., Manchester.
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.
Cheney Library: Story Hour, 10 a.m., 73 Classic St., Hoosick Falls, N.Y.
Manchester Community Library: Storytime, 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 Wilderness Was Less Wild: The Story Behind Lye Brook Wilderness," $20, 5:30 p.m., Burr and Burton Academy's Hunter Seminar Room, 57 Seminary Ave., Manchester Center.
Vermont Fish and Wildlife: Public hearings on the status of waterfowl populations and proposed waterfowl hunting seasons, 6:30 to 9 p.m., Bennington Fire Facility, 130 River St., Bennington.
The Tap House at Catamount Glass: Poetry/spoken work open mic night, sign up at 7 p.m., 309 County St., Bennington.
Williams College: Lillian-Yvonne Bertram will read from her works, 7 p.m., Griffin Hall, Room 3, 844 Main St., Williamstown, Mass.
Bennington College: Muhammad Qadri Dalal in concert, 8:30 to 10 p.m., Deane Carriage Barn, 1 College Drive, Bennington.
Arlington American Legion: Ping Pong League, $6, 6 p.m., 54 Legion Road, Arlington. Must be 18 or older to play.
Hoosick Falls Senior Center: Bone builders, 10:30 a.m.; exercise class, 1 p.m.; vehicle available, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., 69 Church St., Hoosick Falls, N.Y.
Rights and Democracy Bennington: Screening of "Now is the Time," and discussion about health care access, 7 p.m., Oldcastle Theatre, 331 Main St., Bennington.
Salem Women's Club: Tea hosted by Chairman Alberta Murn, Allison Reynolds will present "Addiction and the Brain," 1 p.m., First United Presbyterian Church, 13 West Broadway, Salem, N.Y.
HEALTH AND FITNESS
Southern Vermont Health Care: Qi Gong for cancer survivors and their support teams, 6:30 to 8 p.m., Conference Room C, 100 Hospital Drive, 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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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 benningtonyoga.com.
Manchester Community Library: Junior Makers club inspired by STEAM, for students in grades 2-4, 3:30 to 4:30 p.m., 138 Cemetery Ave., Manchester Center. Sign up: junior-makers-club.eventbrite.com.
Bennington College: Morgan Jerkins will read from her bestseller "This Will Be My Undoing: Living at the Intersection of Black, Female and Feminist in (White) America," 7 to 8 p.m., Franklin, 1 College Drive, Bennington.
Burr and Burton Academy: The Creative Arts Department presents "Prism Concerts," 6:30 p.m., Riley Center for the Arts, 57 Seminary Ave., Manchester Center. Tickets: bbatickets.com.
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