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Calendar / Mar. 28, 2013 10:57am EDT

Friday, March 29

Cross Walk. Sponsored by
Randolph area churches, meet at
Green Mountain Gospel Chapel,
4:30 p.m., proceed through series
of stops, ending at United Church
of Randolph (brick church on
Main Street) for worship service at
6 p.m. Info: Pastor George Sweet
at Baptist Fellowship, 728-5318.
Bingo. Sponsored by Tunbridge
Grange, 7 p.m., Tunbridge Town
Hall.
Morning Garden Parent
Child Class. Songs, play, and
craft making for parents and their
children ages infant to four, 10
a.m.-noon, Wellspring Waldorf
School, Tunbridge. Info: Tracy
Gillespie at 889-3777.
Contra Dance. Music by Giant
Robot Dance, calling by Mad
Robin Callers Collective, tickets
at the door, 8-11 p.m., Edmunds
School, 299 Main St., Burlington.
Denny Laine and The Cryers. 8 p.m., Tupelo Music Hall,
White River Junction. Info: 802-
698-8341.

Saturday, March 30

Easter Bake Sale. Baked
goods and raffle drawing, 9 a.m.-
noon St. John’s Church, Summer
Street, Randolph.
Easter Party. Public welcome,
free admission, crafts, games,
snacks, egg hunt, Bible lesson on
the meaning of Easter, gifts for
parents, 10:30 a.m.–noon, Baptist
Fellowship, Route 66, Randolph.
Info: 728-5318.
Open Mic Night. Hosted by
local jam group “Whoever Shows
Up,” 7 p.m., The Wildwood Flower,
Route 100, just south of Route 7
intersection, Rochester. Info: Jake
at 767-4015.
Easter Egg Hunt and Pancake Breakfast. Sponsored by
Royalton Recreation Commission,
breakfast begins 9 a.m., egg hunt
(bring your own basket) follows,
free, South Royalton School.
Easter Egg Hunt. Sponsored
by Tunbridge Volunteer Fire Department, bring your own basket,
fire trucks on display for photo ops
with kids, free, 10 a.m., Tunbridge
Central School.
All-Day Dance. Music by Giant
Robot Dance includes 1-2:30
p.m., groovy English country
dance with Adina Gordon calling;
3-5 p.m., advanced contra dance
with Will Mentor calling; 5-5:30
p.m., couple dancing; 8-11 p.m.,
evening contra dance with Will
Mentor calling; tickets at the door,
Montpelier Grange, 6612 Route
12, Berlin.

Sunday, March 31

Easter Pancake Breakfast.
Benefit for Rochester Volunteer
Fire Department, tickets at the
door, 7-10 a.m., Rochester School
gym, Route 100, Rochester.

Monday, April 1

Kripalu Yoga. Led by Rose Loving, 8:30-10 a.m., and 6-7:30 p.m.,
Vermont Independent School for
the Arts, Sharon. To register, call
763-2334 or e-mail Dee at wroth@
sover.net.

Tuesday, April 2

Children’s Book Celebration. Celebrate Hans Christian
Andersen’s birthday with stories,
activities, and refreshments,
6:30-7:30 p.m., Morrill Memorial
& Harris Library, Strafford. Info:
765-4037.
Kripalu Yoga. Gentle/beginners class, led by Rose Loving,
6-7:30 p.m., Vermont Independent
School for the Arts, Sharon. To
register, call 763-2334 or e-mail
Dee at wroth@sover.net.

Wednesday, April 3

Diabetes Support Group.
Meets the first Wednesday of
each month, 6-7 p.m., conference
rooms, Gifford Medical Center, 44
South Main St., Randolph. Info:
728-2295.
Line Dancing. Easy beginner
to intermediate levels, lessons and
social dancing with Step ‘n’ Time
Line Dancers of Central Vermont,
6:30-8:30 p.m., Upper Gallery,
Chandler Music Hall, Main Street,
Randolph. Info: Sid McLam at
728-5722 or jamnsam@myfairpoint.

net.
Children’s Book Celebration. International storytime, 3-4
p.m., Chelsea Public Library. Info:
685-2188.
First Wednesday Event.
“Recognizing Vermont’s Built
Treasures,” Middlebury College
Professor Glenn Andres considers
what makes Vermont’s historic
buildings so significant, 7 p.m.,
Kellogg-Hubbard Library, Main
Street, Montpelier. Info: 802-223-
3338.
Emerson String Quartet.
Called “America’s greatest quartet” by Time Magazine, 7 p.m.,
Hopkins Center, Hanover. N.H.
Ticket info: 603-646-2422 or hop.
dartmouth.edu.

Thursday, April 4

“Grief: The Price We Pay for
Love.” Community members
and hospital chaplains share their
experiences with grief following
loss in this free, interactive community discussion for anyone who
has lost someone, 5-6:30 p.m., Gifford Medical Center’s conference
center, Randolph. Info: 728-7100,
ext. 7.
Northumbrian Ranters.
Ensemble features 37 young musicians playing traditional music
from England, Ireland, Scotland,
Norway, and Spain, tickets at the
door, 7:30 p.m., Chandler Music
Hall, Main Street, Randolph. Info:
728-6464.
River View Community
Speakers Club. Toastmaster’s
International meets first and third
Thursday each month, learn to
communicate more effectively, be
better listener, improve presentation skills, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Vt.
Tech Enterprise Center (1540 Vt.
Rte. 66) Randolph. Info: Marilyn
at 802-342-3653 or mkaylab@
myfairpoint.net.
Children’s Book Celebration. Hear stories and taste snacks
from around the world, 6:15-7:15
p.m., Tunbridge Public Library.
Info: 889-9404.
Ana Moura in Concert. One
of Portugal’s finest interpreters of
fado performs with a five-piece
ensemble, 7 p.m., Hopkins Center,
Hanover, N.H. Ticket info: 603-
646-2422 or hop.dartmouth.edu.

Friday, April 5

The Sky Blue Boys. Dan and
Willy Lindner play old ballads,
parlor songs, heart songs, and
sacred numbers, 7:30 p.m., Chandler’s Upper Gallery, Main Street,
Randolph. Ticket info: 728-6464.
Children’s Book Celebration. French bilingual storytime
and crafts, 3:30-4:30 p.m., Baxter
Memorial Library, Sharon. Info:
763-2875.
Morning Garden Parent
Child Class. Songs, play, and
craft making for parents and their
children ages infant to four, 10
a.m.-noon, Wellspring Waldorf
School, Tunbridge. Info: Tracy
Gillespie at 889-3777.
Bingo. Sponsored by Tunbridge
Grange, 7 p.m., Tunbridge Town
Hall.
“Renewable Energy Is
Ready, Here and Now.” Talk
by Steven Strong, president of
Solar Design Associates, a group
that designs environmentally
responsive buildings and integrates
renewable energy systems to power them, a free Winter Evenings
program, 7 p.m., Tunbridge Public

Library. Info: 889-9404.
Friday Tech Help Night. Get
free help figuring out computer
issues, space is limited, so RSVP
requested to 685-2188 or chelsealibrary@chelsealibrary.com.
The Fixx. 8 p.m., Tupelo Music
Hall, White River Junction. Info:
802-698-8341.

Saturday, April 6

Tom Rush. The folk music
legend blends storytelling, sweet,
melancholic ballads, and passionate, gritty blues, 7:30 p.m.,
Chandler Music Hall, Main Street,
Randolph. Ticket info: 728-6464
or online at www.chandler-arts.
org.
Bingo Night. Co-sponsored by
Moss Glen Grange #554 and Granville Volunteer Fire Department,
includes refreshments and raffle,
proceeds benefit both organizations, 4:30-7 p.m., Granville Town
Hall, Route 100.
Children’s Book Celebration. Russian bilingual storytime
and activity, 10-11 a.m., Royalton
Memorial Library, South Royalton. Info: 763-7094.
Roast Pork Dinner. Sponsored
by First Congregational Church
of Royalton, includes pineapple
upside down cake for dessert,
seatings at 5 and 6 p.m., tickets at
the door, Royalton Senior Center,
Route 14.
Woodstock Film Series. “The
Man Nobody Knew: In Search of
My Father, CIA Spymaster William Colby,” tickets at the door,
3 p.m., Billings Farm & Museum,
Route 4, Woodstock. Info: billingsfarm.org/filmfest or 802-457-
2355.
Contra Dance. Traditional and
original music by Frost & Fire,
tickets at the door, 8-11 p.m.,
Montpelier Grange, 6612 Route
12, Berlin.
Todd Moses and Fujita 5 CD
Release Party. 7 p.m., Tupelo
Music Hall, White River Junction.
Info: 802-698-8341.
Pot Roast Dinner. “All you
can eat,” 5-7 p.m., United Church,
Center Road, Cornish, N.H. Info:
603-542-8546.

Sunday, April 7

Drop-in Knitting Circle. Led
by Mary Lou Maeder, everyone
welcome, 6:30-8 p.m., Brookfield
Free Public Library. Info: Amy at
276-3826.
Drumming and Dancing
for Fun and Spirit. Everyone
welcome, all levels, no experience
needed, bring an instrument if you
have one, small donation requested
to help cover hall rental, 8 p.m.,
Barrett Hall, South Strafford. Info:
Steve at 765-4059.
Northeast Fiddlers Association Jam and Meet. Fiddlers
and public welcome, donations accepted, noon-5 p.m., Moose Club,
Williamstown. Info: Lee Deyette:
728-5188.

Ongoing Mondays

Qi Gong. 9:45 a.m., Randolph
Senior Center, Hale St. Info: 728-
9324.
Bingo. 10:30-11:30 a.m., Randolph Senior Center, Hale St. Info:
728-9324.
Randolph Food Shelf. Open
3-5 p.m., 12 Prince Street, Randolph. Info: 431-0144.
Zumba Class. 6-7 p.m., Spice

Studio, South Main Street, Rochester. Info: 802-917-3061.
Bethel Food Shelf. Open
noon-2 p.m., basement of White
Church, Route 12 (Church
Street), Bethel. Info: 234-9988.
Story Time. 10 a.m., Chelsea
Public Library.
Spirited Improv. Dance to live
music, 6:30 p.m., Chelsea Town
Hall. Call 685-3138 if planning to
attend.
Laughing Yoga. Led by Tracy
Penfield, 5:30-6:30 p.m., Chelsea
Town Hall. Info: 685-3138 or
tpenfield@safeart.org.
Green Mountain Cloggers.
Weekly lessons, 6-8 p.m., Green
Mountain Tavern, Barre. Nonprofit group, clogging and Irish
step lessons, new dancers (all ages)
welcome. Info: 802-522-2935, or
e-mail GreenMtnClogger@aol.
com.

Ongoing Tuesdays

Men’s Breakfast. All welcome
to drop by for breakfast between
5:30-8 a.m., Green Mountain
Gospel Chapel, Route 66 and
Hebard Hill Road, Randolph. Info:
728-9793.
Cribbage. 9:30 a.m., Randolph
Senior Center, Hale St. Info: 728-
9324.
Mahjong. 10 a.m.-noon, Randolph Senior Center, Hale St. Info:
728-9324.
Indoor Walking Group for
Seniors. Free, stop in at gift shop
to sign up 10-11:30 a.m., Gifford
Medical Center, Main Street,
Randolph. Info: Robin Palmer at
Gifford, 728-7000, ext 2284.
Randolph Food Shelf. Open
3-5 p.m., 12 Prince Street, Randolph. Info: 431-0144.
Preschool Movement Class.
11 a.m., Keenhold Dance Troupe.
For more information, call Beth at
728-5123.
Bookcrafting Open Studio.
Taught by Donna Stepien, 1-3
p.m., White River Craft Center,
Kimball House, Randolph Avenue,
Randolph. Info: 781-710-6512 or
donna@zloty-design.com.
Free Preschool Playgroup.
Sponsored by Orange County Parent Child Center, open to children
birth to age five, 9:30-11:30 a.m.,
First Congregational Church,
Brookfield. Info: 685-2264.
Yoga Class. Beginner level,
5:45-6:45 p.m., WRV Ambulance,
Route 12, Bethel. Info: Alexis at
767-4473.
Vermont Adult Learning
Tutoring. Area residents 16 or
older, not currently enrolled in
school, study for GED, basic skills,
or high school credential, 1-2:30
p.m., Royalton Memorial Library.
Info: call VAL 802-299-2469 or
the library at 763-7094.
Family History Center Open.
Tuesdays, 6-8 p.m., also Thursdays,
9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., and by appointment, public welcome, free
access to ancestry.com and other
genealogy sites, let us help you do
your family history research, Dairy
Hill, South Royalton, LDS Lane,
chapel building. Info: 802-763-
7784.
Addiction Recovery and
Healing Support Group.
Spiritually based 12-step program
for all addictions, open to all, free,
7 p.m., Church of Jesus Christ of
Latter Day Saints, Dairy Hill Rd.,
South Royalton. Info: Bruce or
Karen Butler at 728-5574.
Afterschool Art. Free program
led by Erica Venuti, 3-5 p.m., thru
June 12, Altus Healing Arts Center, Route 110, Chelsea. Info: 685-
3138 or email info@safeart.org.

Ongoing Wednesdays

Bridge Club. 1-3 p.m., everyone
welcome, Randolph Senior Center,
Hale Street. Info: 728-9324.
Video Art History Appreciation Class. 12:45-1:45 p.m.,
Randolph Senior Center, Hale St.
Info: 728-9324.
Randolph Food Shelf. Open
3-5 p.m., 12 Prince Street, Randolph. Info: 431-0144.
Adult Co-ed Volleyball. Pickup games, 7-9 p.m., Randolph
Elem. School. Info: 234-6275.
Bethel Food Shelf. Open 4-6
p.m., basement of White Church,
Route 12 (Church Street), Bethel.
Info: 234-9988.
Game Night. Chess, mahjong,
cribbage, and backgammon, 5:30-7
p.m., Sandy’s Books and Bakery,
Main Street, Rochester. Info: 767-
4258.
Yoga in Rochester. All
levels welcome, 8:30-10:30 a.m.
and 5:30-7 p.m., Spice Studio,

South Main St., Rochester. Info:
charles@madriver.com or 802-
793-0117.
Free Preschool Playgroup.
Sponsored by Orange County
Parent Child Center, open to
children birth to age five, 9:30-11
a.m., United Church on the Green,
South Royalton. Info: 685-2264.
Yoga Flow. Led by Tracy Penfield, 9-10:30 a.m., Altus Movement Studio, Route 110, Chelsea.
All levels welcome. Info: 685-3138
or tpenfield@safeart.org.
Storytime with Esther.
Geared towards children 3-8, but
all ages welcome, 3 p.m., Chelsea
Public Library.
TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly). 5:45 p.m., United Church
of Chelsea, North Common. Info:
call 685-2271 or 685-4429.
Japanese Calligraphy and
Brush Painting. All levels welcome, ages 10 and older, 3:30-4:30
p.m., Vt. Independent School of
the Arts, 7 Stars Ctr., Vt. Rte. 14,
Sharon. Call Ginger at 617-686-
6433 to register, drop-ins welcome.
Valley Chords Women’s
Barbershop Chorus. Rehearsal, 6:30-9 p.m., Greater Hartford
Congregational Church, Route
14, Hartford. Info: Joan Solger at
802-333-4577.

Ongoing Thursdays

Free Preschool Playgroup.
Sponsored by Orange County Parent Child Center, open to children
birth to age five, 9:30-11:30 a.m.,
Kids’ Place A-frame, Forest Street,
Randolph. Info: 685-2264.
Storytime for All Ages. 11
a.m., Bud & Bella’s Bookshop,
Main Street, Randolph.
Randolph Food Shelf. Open
5-7 p.m., 12 Prince Street, Randolph. Info: 431-0144.
Yoga Class. Restorative yoga,
sponsored by Rochester Recreation, 4:30-5:30 p.m., town
office, Rochester. Info: Alexis at
767-4473.
Free Preschool Playgroup.
Sponsored by Orange County
Parent Child Center, 9-11 a.m.,
former Hancock School building,
Route 100, Hancock. Info: 802-
685-2264.
Bingo Night. Sponsored by
Royalton Civics Club, 6:30 p.m.,
Royalton Academy. Info: Janet at
763-7443.
Addiction Recovery and
Healing Support Group.
Spiritually based 12-step program
for all addictions, open to all, free,
7 p.m., Church of Jesus Christ of
Latter Day Saints, 667 Dartmouth
College Hwy., Lebanon, N.H. Info:
Terry and Barbara Richards at 603-
543-1888.

Ongoing Fridays

Free Drop-in Art Studio
Time. Open studio time, not an
instructed class, use materials provided or bring your own, teens and
adults welcome, children must be
accompanied by an adult, 3-5:30
p.m., White River Craft Center,
Randolph Ave., Randolph. Info:
Erica at 802-565-1890.
Yoga in Rochester. All levels
welcome, 8:30-10 a.m., Spice
Studio, South Main St., Rochester.
Info: charles@madriver.com or
802-793-0117.
Free Preschool Playgroup.
Meets every Friday, 10:45 a.m.,
Federated Church, Main Street,
Rochester. Info: Katy Landwehr
at 767-4124 or timandkatyl@
myfairpoint.net.
Free Preschool Playgroup.
Sponsored by Orange County Parent Child Center, open to children
birth to age five, 9:30-11:30 a.m.,
Orange County Parent Child Center, Chelsea. Info: 685-2264.
Indoor Walking Group for
Seniors. Free, stop in at gift shop
to sign up 10-11:30 a.m., Gifford
Medical Center, Main Street,
Randolph. Info: Robin Palmer at
Gifford, 728-7000, ext 2284.
Randolph Food Shelf. Open
3-5 p.m., 12 Prince Street, Randolph. Info: 431-0144.
“Celebrate Recovery.”
Christ-centered recovery program
for those with hurts, habits, and
hang-ups; free, public welcome,
7 p.m., The Ridge, Ridge Road,
Brookfield. Info: Pastor Stephen
at 802-598-7590, Tim at 802-369-
0200, or Connie at 802-299-5417.
Evening Dance Lessons.
Tango, swing, waltz, call 565-8024
for more information.
Yoga in Rochester. Beginnerintermediate, 8:30 a.m., beginner
class at 10:30 a.m., Cushman
House, Main St., Rochester. Info:

496-9048.

Ongoing Saturdays

Storytime. For or all ages, 11
a.m., Bud & Bella’s Bookshop,
Main Street, Randolph.
Tai Chi and Qigong. Drop-ins
and all levels welcome, 9-10 a.m.,
Vt. Independent School of the
Arts, 7 Stars Ctr., Rte. 14, Sharon.
Info: Catherine at 889-9410.

Ongoing Sundays

Al-Anon Family Group. For
friends and families of alcoholics,
5-6 p.m., Parish House, Tunbridge
Church, Route 110, Tunbridge.

Mar 28 – Apr 7, 2013

Exhibits

White River Craft Center

Kimball House Gallery, Randolph
Avenue, Randolph, 728-8912
•Artists Market ongoing
show during business hours;
Mon.-Fri., 9 a.m.-5 p.m.;
Sat., 9 a.m.-1 p.m.

BigTown Gallery

North Main St., Rochester, 767-9670
•Gallery Members Show, featuring the Small Great Art
Wall, and a rotating exhibition of work, thru March 30.

Chelsea Public Library

685-2188
•“The Art of Susan Jane
Walp,” thru April 29.

Tunbridge Public Library

Route 110, 889-9404
•“Picture Show: As Seen
Through My Eyes,” solo
show by Tunbridge photographer Fred Carty, April
5-May 31. Opening reception, Sunday, April 7, 2-4
p.m., public invited.

Montshire Museum

Montshire Road, Norwich, 649-2200
•“How People Make
Things,” offers hands-on
activities using real factory
tools and machines to create
objects, thru June 2.

Fleming Museum

UVM, Colchester Avenue, Burlington,
802-656-0750
•Wilbur Room: “Oceanic Art
and The Performance of
Life,” thru May 24.

Studio Place Arts

N. Main Street, Barre, 802-479-7069
•Main Floor Gallery: “Mold
Makers,” group show including a variety of artwork
made from and related to
the mold making process;
Second Floor Gallery:
“Five Years of Lo-fi,” works
by Norwich University
Students; Third Floor Gallery: “Hidden,” paintings
and sculpture by Theodore
Ceraldi, thru April 6.

Hood Museum

Dartmouth College, Hanover, N.H.
•“The Women of Shin Hanga,”
the Judith and Joseph Barker
collection of Japanese prints,
April 6-July 28. Opening
reception, Fri., April 5, 4:30
p.m.
•“Evolving Perspectives,”
highlights from the African
art collection at the Hood
Museum, thru Dec. 20,
2013.

Nightlife

The Railside Tavern

Merchant’s Row, Randolph, 728-9182
•Mondays: “M&M’s 8-ball
pool competition,” 7 p.m.
’til done.
•Wednesdays: “Wing Night,”
5 p.m. ’til closing.
•Thursdays: “Trivia Night,”
free to play, 7–9 p.m.
•Fridays: Margarita Night.
•Friday & Saturday: Dinner
specials, 5-9 p.m.

D’s Doghouse & Tavern

Rte. 100, Granville, 767-9240
•Every Tuesday: Open Mic
Night. Call for info.
•Fri., March 29: Jimmy Goodwin and Cruise Control, 9
p.m. til ?

Green Mt. Tavern

Keith St., Barre, 802-522-2935
•Every Friday: DJ dance party.

The Bethel Depot

Main St., Bethel, 234-9803
•Fri., April 5: Karaoke Night,
7 p.m.-1 a.m.

Movies

The Playhouse

Randolph, 728-4012
•“GI Joe: Retaliation” (PG-
13) March 28-April 10,
nightly at 7:30 p.m

Theater

Lost Nation Theater

City Hall Arts Ctr., Main St., Montpelier, 802-229-0492
•“Piecework: When We
Were French,” written and
performed by comedian and
actor Abby Paige, exploring the culture and heritage
of French Canadians in
Vermont, March 28–30 at
7:30 p.m., plus Sat., March
30 at 2 p.m.

Northern Stage

Briggs Opera House, WRJ., 802-296-
7000 and www.northernstage.org
•“No Sex Please, We’re British,” fast-paced comedy by
Alistair Foote and Anthony
Marriott, April 3-21.

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