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Fri 7/8 GRANVILLE The Friends of the Pember Library and the Slate Valley Garden Club will hold a “Books, Buns, Bouquets” event from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Friday, July 8, and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday the ninth, at the Mary J. Tanner School on Route 22 in Middle Granville. Gently used books, homemade baked goods, and new plants will be offered. PAWLET The Pawlet Farmers’ Market will be open from 3 to 6 p.m. on Friday, July 8, at the Pawlet Village green, next to the library. Fresh produce, handmade crafts and Vermont maple products will be offered every Friday, rain or shine.
The Wells United Methodist Church off the green invites everyone to a Pancake Breakfast from 8 to 11 a.m. on Saturday, July 9. Cost: $5 adults; $3 ages 6 to 12 with proceeds benefiting the Youth Fund and camp scholarships. Information: Regina Mason at 802-325-2280. Membership meeting to 6 p.m. on Tuesday, June 5 at the Skene Manor. For more information, call 499-1906. CASTLETON The Castleton Concert on the Green Series will present the Bluegrass Gospel Project at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, July 5, at the Village Green on Main Street/Route 4 A (rain site: tent at Castleton State College). Free and open to all. Information: 802-273-2911. WHITEHALL The Arts and Recreation Commission of Whitehall will present free lectures at 7 p.m. on Tuesdays at the Cooke’s Island Center in Whitehall as follows: “Introduction to Su Do Ku,” July 5; “Trails of Whitehall,” July 12; “History of Cartoons,” July 19; “Raptors: Birds of Prey,” July 26; “Whitehall Scouting,” Aug. 2; and topics to be determined, Aug. 9, 16 and 23. Information: 518499-0687, or email firstname.lastname@example.org. POULTNEY The following meetings will be held at American Legion Post 39, 689 Granville Street in Poultney: Ladies Auxiliary, 7 p.m. Tuesday, July 5; Sons of the American Legion, 7:30 p.m. Thursday, July 7; and regular Legion meeting, 7:30 p.m. Thursday, July 14.
GRANVILLE The Slate Valley Garden Club will meet at 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, July 6, at the Slate Valley Masonic Center on Route 24 in Middle Granville. Vermont Bird Place owner Randy Schmidt will speak on “Backyard Birding,” and there also will be a plant exchange. All area residents with an interest in gardening are encouraged to attend. RUTLAND The Summer Concert Series will present George’s Back Pocket from 7 to 9 p.m. on Wednesday, July 6, at the gazebo in Main Street Park, Rutland. Information: 802-773-1822, Ext. 19, or www.rutlandrec.com.
MANCHESTER The Mark Skinner Library in Manchester invites readers of all ages to participate in its Summer Reading Program,
“One World, Many Stories,” that will be held at 10:30 a.m. on July 7, 14, 21, 22, 28 and 29, and Aug. 4 and 11. Register at the library for this free program and be eligible to win an iPod Nano. On July 7, magician Tom Joyce will lead participants on a “hilarious magical journey” to Italy, Germany and other world locations with the help of his puppet friends. Information: 802362-2607. CASTLETON The Castleton Village Farmers’ Market next to Citizens Bank on Main Street will be open from 3:30 to 6 p.m. on Thursdays through Oct. 6. Offered will be locally grown and made products. Information: Lori Barker at 353-0498, or Robert Staudter at 468-2213. GRANVILLE VFW Post 1653 on North Street in Granville invites everyone to stop in and purchase a ticket for its weekly “Search for the Queen of Hearts” drawing that is held at 6 p.m. each Thursday at the post. Cost: $1 per ticket. The post is open each day from 9 a.m. to about 10 p.m. Information: 6421599. FAIR HAVEN American Legion Auxiliary Unit 49 will meet at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, July 7, at American Legion Post 49, 72 S. Main St. in Fair Haven. This auxiliary meets on the first Thursday each month. Information: 802-2657983. MANCHESTER The Manchester Music Festival will open its 2011 concert series on Thursday, July 7, at the Southern Vermont Arts Center’s Arkell Pavilion off West Road in Manchester. The featured artists will be violinist Joana Genova, a resident of Manchester, and Van Cliburn piano competition finalist Di Wu. Information/time: 802-362-1956, or email mmfvt@ comcast.net. FAIR HAVEN Concerts in the Park will present the Celtic band, “Prydein,” in a free concert at 7 p.m. on Thursday, July 7, at the gazebo on the green in Fair Haven (rain site, Fair Haven Baptist Church). Information: www.prydein.com. GRANVILLE The 2011 Summer Concert Series will present the New York Players from 7 to 9 p.m. on Thursday, July 7, at Veterans Memorial Park on Quaker Street in
WHITEHALL American Legion Post 83 at 148 Main St. in Whitehall invites everyone to its Friday Fish Fry from 4 to 6:30 p.m. on July 8. This meal is served each Friday, with few exceptions. Information: 518-499-2482.
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GRANVILLE American Legion Post 323 on Columbus Street in Granville invites everyone to participate in its Queen of Hearts Drawing at 6 p.m. each Friday. Tickets will be available at the Post. Information: 642-1759.
WELLS The Wells United Methodist Church off the green invites everyone to a Pancake Breakfast from 8 to 11 a.m. on Saturday, July 9. Cost: $5 adults; $3 ages 6 to 12 with proceeds benefiting the Youth Fund and camp scholarships. Information: Regina Mason at 802-325-2280. RUTLAND Patten Oil Co. will sponsor the Rutland Area Vehicle Enthusiasts’ 31st Annual Car Show and Flea Market from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Saturday, July 9, and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday the 10th, at the Vermont State Fairgrounds on Route 7 in Rutland. Highlights will include a car cruise from the fairgrounds at 4:30 p.m. Saturday, and a dance Saturday night at the Holiday Inn of Rutland (admission $7; open to public). Car show spectator admission: $5; free younger than 12. Show car registration: 7 a.m. each day, $20 at the show (pre-1948 stock vehicles admitted free). Information: 802773-6612, 802-265-8026, 802779-2556, all before 9 p.m., email email@example.com, or visit www.ravecarclub.com. WELLS The Wells Village Library on the green will hold a Book and Bake Sale from 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, July 9 (rain date July 10). Donations of food, white elephant items, and adult and children’s books for this sale may be dropped off during regular library hours. RUTLAND The Green Mountain Club will offer an Otter Creek Paddle activity on Saturday, July 9, in Clarendon. Meet at 10 a.m. in the Sears parking lot at the Diamond Run Mall in Rutland for this moderate-length paddle for canoes and kayaks. Information: Barry and Barb Griffith at 4923573.
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