Waterbury Farmers’ Market, Thursdays, 3-7 pm, Rusty Parker Park.
Waitsfield Farmers’ Market, Saturdays, 9 am-1 pm, Mad River Green. Music by John and Marge Butterfield, Sept. 15.
Meat and Mingle at Mad River Taste Place, Fri., Sept. 21, 6 pm. Discussion of sustainable farming practices, demonstration of artisanal butchery, taste handmade charcuterie products. Bill Cavanaugh of Mad River Food Hub, Erika Lynch of Babette’s Table, Emily Virzi of von Trapp Farmstead. $20 suggested donation, cash bar.
Free Community Supper, all welcome, Fri., Sept. 28, 5:30 pm, Waitsfield United Church of Christ. Info: 496-3065.
BBQ Bash at Warren Elementary School on Friday, September 28, 5 p.m., honoring Lloyd Cuenin, who is retiring after 17 years as head custodian at Warren Elementary School.
Mad River Park and Path dedication of new pavilion and path at Mad River Park recreation fields on October 4, 5 to 7 p.m.
American Red Cross blood drive Fri., Oct. 5, 10 am to 3 pm at American Legion, 16 Stowe Street, Waterbury, www.redcrossblood.org/donate-blood/manage-my-donations/rapidpass.html.
Moretown Open Mic series at the Moretown Town Hall on Friday, October 12, 7 to 9 p.m.
Race Against Racism, Harwood and VT students to participate in public rally, Sun., Sept. 23, noon, at Montpelier High School, speakers, live music. 5K run/walk in Montpelier (11:30-1:30). Info: raceagainstracismvt.wordpress.com. Race registration: www.runreg.com/race-against-racism.
Returnable bottles/cans may be donated to Waitsfield United Church (next to Joslin Library) in marked shed behind church.
Fun & Games
Duplicate Bridge, Mondays, 12:30 pm, Waitsfield Inn. Info: Alice, 496-7154.
Pickleball on the tennis courts at Moretown Elem. School. Beginners are welcome and gear is available to share. Wear sneakers, bring water. Info: Susan Werntgen, 496-2594.
Mary Harris Girls Soccer Youth Day sponsored by Harwood girls’ soccer, for all soccer-playing girls K-sixth-grade from Waterbury and the Mad River Valley, Wednesday, October 3, from 4:30 to 5 p.m. at Harwood.
"Burned – Are Trees the New Coal?" A documentary about the accelerating destruction of forests for fuel for utility power plants. Rochester Public Library, Tues., Sept. 18, 7 pm. Free.
Dungeons & Dragons, fantasy role-playing game, ages 10 and up, Sun., Sept. 23, 3-6 pm, Moretown Library.
Central VT Adult Basic Education with Dave Busker, free help with technology, literacy, test prep, resumes, etc. Tuesdays, 1-3 pm. Drop in or by appointment: Joslin Library, 496-4205; Dave Busker, 244-8765.
Joslin Memorial Library Story Hour, Mondays, 10 am, preschoolers. http://joslinmemoriallibrary.com, 496-4205. Free.
Moretown Memorial Library Story Hour, Tuesdays, 10:30 am, story, crafts, outdoor exploration. https://moretownlibrary.com, 496-9728. Free.
Waterbury Public Library Story Times: Baby/toddler, up to age 3, stories, songs, playtime, Mondays, 10 am. Preschoolers, ages 3-6, stories, songs, crafts, Thursdays, 10 am. www.waterburypubliclibrary.com, 244-7036. Free.
Dungeons & Dragons, Sunday, September 23, 3-6pm. Moretown Library. Recommended for ages 10 and up. Bring your own character made from 5e, or play one of ours.
Alcoholics Anonymous meetings: Sun. and Tues., 7 pm, Waitsfield United Church (across from Village Grocery), rear of building; Wed., noon, Gen. Wait House; and Fri., 7 pm, Warren Church. Confirm times: 229-5100. www.aavt.org.
Valley Democrats meeting Mon, Sept. 24, 5:15 pm at the Masonic Lodge.
Open Mic with Alex Budney, amps and drums provided, Thursdays, 8:30 pm, Localfolk Smokehouse.
Moretown Open Mic Nights, Fridays, 7-9 pm, Oct. 12, Nov. 9, Dec. 14, old Moretown Town Hall.
Eat Up at the Green, art, live music, food, beer/wine, Sundays, 4-9 pm, Camp Meade, Route 2, Middlesex (near exit 9), free.
Zach Nugent’s Acoustic Dead, every Wed., 7 pm, free. Zenbarn, Waterbury Center.
Mad River Chorale rehearsals for holiday concerts, Mondays, 7 pm, Harwood Union chorus room, conductor Mary Jane Austin and accompanist Alison Cerutti. Concert dates are Dec. 8 and 9. Nonauditioned ensemble; new singers welcome as long as they can match pitch and sing with their voice section. Info: madriverchorale.net, 496-4781 (leave message for a call back).
Foot Care Clinic with CVHHH at Evergreen Place, Thurs., Sept. 20 and Oct. 11, 8:30 am-noon. Reserve: 223-1878. Bring basin, towel, foot soak powder, clippers. $20.
Game Day, Wednesdays, 3-5:30 pm, Evergreen Place, Waitsfield, all welcome. Lessons and playing: Mahjongg, Train Dominos, Cribbage and other games. Info: Debbie, 498-5385.
Family-Style Lunch, piano music, Tues. & Thurs., noon, open to all, suggested donation, discount for age 60-plus. Evergreen Place Senior Center, Waitsfield. Reserve lunch: Joan Bartlett, 496-2543.
Diner Breakfasts, Mondays, 8-10 am, Evergreen Place, open to all, suggested donation, $8, supports Meals On Wheels.
Bingo, Tues. & Thurs., 10:30-11:30 am, Evergreen Place Senior Center.
Move! Tuesdays, 2 pm. Fun, varied group exercise with SASH coordinator Kenneth Russell, Evergreen Place.
Knitting Circle, Fridays, 10:30 am, Evergreen Place, Waitsfield, all welcome.
Meals On Wheels, home-delivered meals for seniors, call 496-2543.
Annual Photo Show opening reception, Fri., Sept. 14, 5-7 pm, Red Barn Galleries (at American Flatbread), Waitsfield. Exhibit runs through Oct. 7: Thurs. and Fri., 4-9 pm; Sat. and Sun., noon-9 pm. Free.
“The Wind Needs No Invitation,” paintings by Deanna Chilian, opening reception, Sat.., Sept. 15, 5-7 pm, Festival Gallery, Village Sq., Waitsfield, 496-6682. Exhibit runs through Dec. 22: Wed.-Sat., 1-5 pm.
Multi-Media Mania, art exhibition, Red Barn Gallery, Lareau Farm, Waitsfield, open Thurs.-Sun., noon-9 pm.
Art exhibit: paintings by Elaine Eurich, Three Mountain Cafe, 496-5470.
“Field Notes,” paintings and sculpture exhibit at Bundy Modern, Waitsfield, Sept. 8 to Oct. 21, weekends, noon-5 pm, or by appointment. 583-5832, bundymodern.com.
The Waterbury Special, art installation on railroad bridge in Waterbury, Randolph artist Phillip Godenschwager has rendered historic Waterbury buildings as train cars. Celebration at the site, Sun., Sept. 22, 6 pm.
Fiber Riot! Free, informal, weekly gathering; knitting, crocheting, spinning, rug hooking. Wednesdays, 5-8 pm, Mad River Fiber Arts & Mill, Waitsfield, 496-7746.
Salt & Sand Studio grand opening, yoga and glass-blowing workshop weekend, Sept. 14-16. Try glass blowing, glass-bead jewelry creation, yoga, meditation and more. Cost: donation through $40, depending on the workshop, or $50 day pass. 3955 Route 100, Warren (across from Warren Falls). Schedule: www.saltandsandstudios.com/opening.php.
Balance Your Body's Energy through Yoga & Chakra Workshop with Crystals at Mountain Rose Integrated Wellness Center, Sun., Sept. 16, 10 am-noon, register: 802-496-6346
HUUSD community engagement workshop with consultant Sue McCormack, Wed., Sept. 26, 4-9 pm, Waterbury town office Steele Community Room, open to the public.