Brattleboro Museum & Art Center: Artist talk with Gowri Savoor, "We Walk in Their Shadows," with admission, 7 p.m., 10 Vernon St., Brattleboro.
Next Stage Arts Project: "Notes From the Universe," paintings by Liz Hawkes deNiord, opening reception 4 to 6 p.m. and poetry reading, 15 Kimball Hill, Putney. On view through Aug. 15.
RAMParts: "Renoir: Revered and Reviled" screening, $10, 7 p.m., Bellows Falls Opera House, 7 Square, Bellows Falls.
Experienced Goods Thrift Shop: For Brattleboro area hospice, 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., 77 Flat St., Brattleboro.
Rockingham Free Public Library: Free genealogy group with Wayne Blanchard, discover your family roots, 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., 65 Westminster St., Bellows Falls. If you own a laptop, please bring it along. Information: 802-463-4270 or rockinghamlibrary.org.
Southern Vermont Scrabble Club: Fun competitive play and friendship, $3, first timers play free, 6 to 10 p.m., Marlboro College Graduate Center, 28 Vernon St., Brattleboro. Information: 971-344-8730.
FOOD AND SHELTER
Bellows Falls Drop-In Center: Free breakfast, 9 to 10:30 a.m., food pantry hours 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., closed for lunch; free lunch, 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Our Place Drop-In Center, 4 Island St., Bellows Falls. Information: 802-463-2217.
Guilford Cares Food Pantry: Open 5 to 6 p.m., Guilford Cares Food Pantry, at Broad Brook Grange, 3490 Guilford Center Road. Information: 802-257-0626.
HEALTH AND FITNESS
Community Qigong: Gentle exercises aligning breath with movement, people of all physical capabilities welcome, $10-$5 donation, 8 a.m., Windhorse Naturopathic Clinic, 63 Western Ave., Brattleboro. Information: 503-913-8551.
Vermont Insight Meditation Center: Meditation Sittings, 7 to 7:45 a.m., in the Neighbor's Hall at Solar Hill, 229 Western Ave., Brattleboro. Information: 802-258-7035.
Brattleboro Historical Society: History and research room hours, 2 to 4 p.m., Municipal Center, 230 Main St., Brattleboro; History Center and Museum open, 2 to 4 p.m., 196 Main St., Brattleboro.
Boys and Girls Club: Power Hour homework lab, 3:45 to 4:45 p.m.; workshop projects, 3:30 to 5 p.m.; Guided Fitness Training, 3:45 to 5 p.m.; Date Smart 4:15 to 5 p.m.; Torch Club, 4:15 to 5 p.m.; open music room, 6 to 6:30 p.m.; Dinner, 5:15 to 6 p.m., 17 Flat St., Brattleboro. Information: 802-254-5990.
Cheshire Children's Museum: Cooking with Books, "Jamberry," 11 a.m., 149 Emerald St., Keene, N.H.
Moore Free Library: Baby and Toddler Playgroup for children up to age 3 and their caregivers, 9:30 to 11 a.m., 23 West St., Newfane.
Whitingham Free Public Library: Playgroup for children up to age 5, 10 to 11:30 a.m., 2948 VT-30, Jacksonville. Information: 802-368-7506.
Brown Bag Lunch Series: "Introduction to Essential Oils" by Lorie Cartwright, noon, Robert H. Gibson River Garden, 157 Main St., Brattleboro.
Whetstone Station Restaurant and Brewery: Live music by the DeepC Divers, 8:30 to 11:30 p.m., 36 Bridge St., Brattleboro.
Brattleboro Bowl: Senior bowling league, 9 a.m., Putney Road, Brattleboro. Information: 802-254-2710.
Brattleboro Senior Center: Strength Training for Seniors, $3, 9:30 a.m., 207 Main St., Brattleboro, information: 802-257-7570; Senior Tennis, 9 to 11 a.m., Living Memorial Park, information: 802-254-6772.
Augustine Fellowship: Sex and Love Addicts Anonymous, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., Brattleboro Memorial Hospital Brew Barry Conference Room 3, 17 Belmont Ave., Brattleboro.
Turning Point: All Recovery, 1 to 2 p.m.; AA Food and Fellowship, 7 to 10 p.m., 30 Elm St., Brattleboro.
Vermont Alzheimer's Association: Support group for caregivers of loved ones living with dementia, 5:30 to 7 p.m., Centre Congregational Church, 193 Main St., Vermont. Register: 802-257-0775 ext. 102.
New England Youth Theatre: Theatre Adventure presents "Questery," $10, 10:30 a.m., West Village Meeting House, 29 South St., West Brattleboro.
Rock River Players: "'night Mother" by Marsha Norman, 10 a.m. student-friendly matinee with reworked ending, by donation, Williamsville Hall, Dover Road, Williamsville.
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