Lasagna dinner, dancing to live music by Big Hat, No Cattle, Sat., April 22, 5-9 pm, Moretown Town Hall.
Waitsfield Winter Farmers’ Market, Sundays, 11 am-3 pm, Masonic Lodge (across from Joslin Library).
Waterbury Historical Society annual meeting, elections and program, “An evening with George Woodard,” free, open to all, Wed., April 26, 7 pm, Grange Hall Cultural Center, Maple St., Waterbury Center, 244-8089.
#MadShedLove, celebrate the Mad River watershed and Earth Day, Friends of the Mad River slideshow of photos from their contest, music, raffle, Wed., April 26, Big Picture Theater.
Bike to the People’s Climate March, Saturday, April 29, Montpelier. Guided groups leave from VT State Archives in Middlesex at 11:45 am; Moretown Elementary School, 11:15 am; Waterbury State Complex, 11:15 am.
Free Community Supper, Sat., April 29, 5:30 pm, new location: Waitsfield Elementary School (due to church renovation). All welcome. Hosted by Waitsfield United Church of Christ, 496-3065.
Sugarbush Brew-Grass Festival, Sat., June 10, 2-6 pm. Vermont beer tasting, local food vendors, bluegrass bands. Ages 21-plus only. Tickets: $40; nondrinkers, $12. Post-Brew-Grass Scramble, 9 holes, Sun., June 11, 10 am, $50. www.sugarbush.com.
Turkey take-out dinner, Fri., April 28, pick up 4-6 pm, Waterbury Center Community Church, Route 100, next to Cold Hollow Cider. $9.
DisasTOUR VI, triathlon, Sat., April 29, 10 am, Rochester Town Park. 15K cycle, 12K paddle, 9K run, individual or teams. Kids’ bike race in park. Helmets required. Followed by pizza, potluck, Lawson’s beer. Rochester/Randolph Area Sports Trail Alliance fundraiser, www.rastavt.org/disastour-2/.
Scared by Dolls concert to benefit Therapy Dogs of Vermont, a nonprofit organization of highly trained dogs and their volunteer handlers, Fri., May 5, 7-9 pm, Harwood Union High School. Students/kids, $2; adults, $5.
Returnable bottles and cans may be donated to Waitsfield United Church, leave in shed on front lawn of church.
Fun & Games
Stein’s Challenge, Sat., April 22, 10 am-2 pm, ski/ride the most laps on Stein’s Run. Ages 14+. Register online or at Gate House, $20. Sugarbush.
Duplicate Bridge, Mondays, 12:30 pm, Waitsfield Inn. Info: Alice, 496-7154.
Pickleball, Mondays, 5-7 pm, paddles available, open to all, $6.50, Sugarbush Health and Rec Center, 583-6700.
Mad River Valley Mini Milers youth running program meets weekly for an hour, April 24-May 22, registration open now: www.runvermont.org/youth/ready-set-run/. $35.
Scouting: Cub Scouts, grades 1-5; Boy Scouts, grades 6-12. http://cubpack798.org. Contact AnnMarie Harmon, 496-5562; Susan Cummiskey, 583-1404.
The Children’s Room, weekdays when school is in session, 8 am-4 pm, free drop-in play space, up to age 6 from any town, resource center for parents. Thatcher Brook Primary School, Waterbury. www.childrensroomonline.org/calendar.html. 244-5605.
Peeps® Diorama Contest, drop off book- or literary-themed Peeps dioramas April 19-24 at Warren Library. Viewing April 24-May 1. Winners announced May 1, 5 pm. Warren Library, www.warrenlibrary.com. Free.
World Spirit Drum Circle, Thurs., April 20 and May 11, 6:30 pm, led by Montpelier-based musician and music educator Amy Panetta, all ages and levels, some drums available or bring one. Free. Joslin Library, joslinmemoriallibrary.com, 496-4205.
Joslin Memorial Library Board of Directors special meeting, April 24, 4:30 pm at the library to work on campaign fund matters relating to the anticipated renovation of the library.
Intergenerational Book Discussion, Brown Girl Dreaming by Jacqueline Woodson, the author’s story of growing up as an African-American in the 1960s and 1970s told in verse, Thurs., April 27, 6:30 pm, Moretown Elementary School. Part of VT Reads program.
Spring Tonics and Bitters, Sun., April 30, 4-5:30 pm, Moretown Elementary School. With clinical herbalist Allison Dellner, support for liver, ignite the fires of digestion with bitter plants.
Talking about Racism with our Neighbors, Mon., May 8, 6:30 pm, Warren Public Library. Led by Standing Up for Racial Justice Central Vermont.
Knit and Play, parents and kids welcome for crafts, Thursdays, 10 am-noon, Warren Public Library.
Magic the Gathering, tradeable card game, Sundays, 2 pm, Joslin Memorial Library.
Joslin Memorial Library Story Hour, Mondays, 10 am, preschoolers. www.joslinmemoriallibrary.com, 496-4205. Free.
Waterbury Public Library Baby/Toddler Story Time, Mondays, 10 am, up to age 3, stories, songs, playtime. www.waterburypubliclibrary.com, 244-7036. Free.
Moretown Memorial Library Story Hour, Tuesdays, 10:30 am, story, crafts, outdoor exploration. www.moretownvt.org/moretown-library, 496-9728. Free.
Waterbury Public Library Preschool Story Time, Thursdays, 10 am, ages 3-6, stories, songs, crafts. www.waterburypubliclibrary.com, 244-7036. Free.
Cancer support group meets fourth Wed. every month, 6 pm, at MRV Chamber of Commerce, 4061 Main St., Waitsfield.
Gun Owners of VT Washington County meets second Friday of each month, 6 pm, Warren Village fire station. Info: Bill, 496-7627.
Harwood Booster Club meets second Mon. of each month, 6:30 pm, Harwood Cafe, new members welcome.
Mad River Valley Rec District meets third Tues. of each month, 6 pm, Gen. Wait House. Open to all.
Mad River Valley Rotary Club meets first Wed. each month, 5:15-6:30 pm, Round Barn, Waitsfield; all other Wednesdays, 7:15-8:30 am, Sugarbush Inn, Warren. All welcome. Info: www.mrvrotary.org.
MRV Republicans meets fourth Wed. of each month, 6 pm, Bongiorno’s Restaurant.
Valley Democrats meets second and fourth Mon. of each month, 5:15 pm, Eastern Systems, Waitsfield. All welcome.
Alcoholics Anonymous meetings, Sun., 7 pm, and Tues., 7 pm, at Parish House, Our Lady of the Snows Church/St. Dunstan’s, Waitsfield. Fri., 7 pm, Warren Church. Confirm times: 229-5100. www.aavt.org.
Jazz Residency with Bruce Sklar and Jeremy Hill, Thurs., April 27, 7 pm, Big Picture lounge, www.bigpicturetheater.info, 496-8994.
Springtime Coffeehouse, Sun., April 23, 6-8 pm, Hancock Town Hall. Music, sandwiches, dessert. Fundraiser for summer concert series on the green.
Scared by Dolls concert to benefit Therapy Dogs of Vermont, Fri., May 5, 7-9 pm, Harwood Union High School. Students/kids, $2; adults, $5.
Spring into Song, Mad River Chorale concert, Sat., May 6, 7:30 pm, Waterbury Congregational Church; and Sun., May 7, 7:30 pm, Warren United Church. Advanced tickets: http://madriverchorale.net. Adults, $15; students 12-21 and seniors 65+, $12; ages 11 and under, free.
Diner Breakfasts, Mondays, 8-10 am, Evergreen Place, open to all, donations support Meals On Wheels. Suggested donation, $8.
Bingo, Tues. & Thurs., 10:30-11:30 am, Evergreen Place Senior Center.
Family-Style Lunch, Tues. & Thurs., noon, open to all, discount for age 60-plus. Evergreen Place Senior Center, Waitsfield. Music by Joan Foster or Roger Hussey. April 20, Singalong. April 25, Travelogue (speaker TBA). April 27, Rolling photo slideshow of senior happenings. Reserve lunch: Walt, 496-2543.
Move! Tuesdays, 1 pm. Fun, varied group exercise with SASH coordinator Kenneth Russell, Evergreen Place.
Knitting Circle, Fridays, 10:30 am, Shades of Winter yarn shop, Waitsfield.
Meals On Wheels, home-delivered meals, call 496-2543.
Spring Mix, Valley Arts members’ show, open Wed.-Sat., 1-5 pm, through May 31, Festival Gallery, Village Sq., Waitsfield, 496-6682.
Mad Quilters, all abilities welcome, meets second Tuesday of each month, 6:30 pm, Harwood Union High School. 496-2035.
Sip ’n’ Paint, Fri., May 12, 6:30-8:30 pm, Valley Arts members, $30; nonmembers, $40. BYO sip. Festival Gallery, Waitsfield. Register: valleyartsvt.com/events. 496-6682. Offered on the second Friday of each month.
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