Vermont Cookies for Kids’ Cancer
Sept. 20: Donate cookies in labeled, non-return containers (clearly marked if cookies contain nuts).
• Stowe: Alchemist brewery.
• Waterbury: Thatcher Brook Primary School; Crossett Brook Middle School; Flaherty front porch, 414 Lonesome Trail; Drake front porch, 5 Randall St. (can also drop off checks: To “CFKC” with “Vermont Event” on memo line).
Sept. 21: Bake sale, 10 a.m. until sold out at Alchemist brewery in Stowe, 100 Cottage Club Road. Seventh annual.
Info: Madeline Drake, 760-0611, firstname.lastname@example.org. Online donations: cookiesforkidscancer.org/fundraiser/alchemistbrewery2019.
• Suicide Prevention Hotline: 1-800-273-8255
• Crisis Text Line: VT to 741741
• Lamoille County Mental Health Services: Crisis Team: 802-888-5026 (day); 802-888-8888 (after hours).
RSVP Bone Builders
Free exercise class to fight osteoporosis, improve balance.
Hyde Park: Tuesday and Friday, 10 to 11 a.m. Sterling View at Community Hall. Dan: 888-2190.
Johnson: Monday and Thursday, 10 to 11 a.m. Municipal Building. Linda, 635-7362.
Morrisville: Tuesday and Friday, 1 to 2 p.m. 24 Upper Main St. Maxine, 730-7485.
‘Falls Prevention’ Tai Chi
Mondays: 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. Improves balance, relieves arthritis pain, gently stretches. Free to seniors. Lamoille County Civic Center, 24 Main St., Morrisville.
Stowe Community Church: Annual Fall Chicken Pie Supper
Oct. 12: Seatings at 5, 6 and 7 p.m. Homemade pies. Limited seating. $15 adults, $5 children 10 and under. Tickets 253-7257: Monday through Friday: 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.; Oct. 12: at the door after 10 a.m.
Friends of the Stowe Free Library: Donations to 2020 Book Sale
Monday, Wednesday, Friday: 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Thursday: noon to 7 p.m.
Saturday: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Closed Sunday and holidays.
90 Pond St. 253-6145, email@example.com.
Walk to Defeat ALS: Team Hope Walk
Sept. 19: 4 p.m. Registration cut-off.
Sept. 21: 9 a.m. Check in. Walk 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Duxbury Historical Society: Annual ‘Let’s Make a Deal’ Sale
Sept. 14: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Rain or shine. Duxbury Town Garage. Donations (small, saleable only) accepted in the morning. Donnie, 244-7558.
Champlain Valley Fairgrounds: Chase Away K9 Cancer
Oct. 6: Ninth annual 5K Fun Run fundraiser.
Raises money for canine cancer research and awareness.
Oct. 4: $25 pre-registration: runsigunup.com/chaseaway5k; $30 at event.
Debbie Safran: 802-989-2410, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Old-Fashioned Chicken Pie Supper
Sept. 19: 5, 6 and 7 p.m. $12; under 12 $5; preschool free. Binghamville Methodist Church. Reservations: Dennis or Charles, 849-2120.
Pie for Breakfast: Benefit for Greensboro Nursing Home
Sept. 14: 8 to 10 a.m. Sweet and savory home-baked pie breakfast; silent auction. Benefits nonprofit nursing home. $7 adults, $4 under 12. To donate items, bake or volunteer: Gina Jenkins, 888-4434. Fellowship Hall at Greensboro United Church.
Boiled Dinner, Red Flannel Hash Supper
Sept. 21: 5 p.m. until all served. Tag and bake sales. $12 adults, $6 children, under 5 free. United Methodist Church, Main Street. Benefits furnace replacement fund. Erna Bartlett, 533-2637, Doreen Bartlett, 535-7334.
St. John the Baptist Church: Blessing of the Animals
Sept. 21: 11 a.m. In recognition of the patron Saint of Animals, St. Francis of Assisi, caged, haltered or leashed animals, or photographs, welcome for a special blessing. 39 West Church St. Sue, 888-5317.
Sterling View Community Center
Sept. 14: 5 and 6 p.m. Traditional chicken pie supper, gingerbread cake dessert. $12. Route 15. 888-4420.
Hyde Park VFW 7779
Sept. 15: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Harvest market, vendors and crafters, Chinese auction, bake table. Noon: chicken and corn on the cob, $10/plate. 129 VFW Drive/Route 15. Valerie Mayhew, 563-6336, 793-9388.
Hyde Park Home Day
Sept. 21: Noon to 3 p.m. Main Street closed during the parade. Starts at St. Teresa’s Parish Hall. Followed by Lamoille River Swingers dance, free refreshments, cider making, tractor/wagon rides, children’s activities, vendors, library book sale, music by Abby Sherman and Mountain County, HPCC raffle. Handicapped parking in front of Fred’s Import Specialists. Judy Clark, 888-4864; Deb Henderson, 851-8136; Jenna Ware, 299-0673.
Oct. 5, and first Saturday: 8 to 9:30 a.m. Pancakes, eggs, bacon, sausage, coffee, pastries. By donation. Second Congregational Church, Main and Prospect streets. 888-3636, email@example.com.
Lamoille Waste Management: Household Hazardous Waste Collection
Sept. 13: Business pre-registration deadline: Joyce, 888-7317. Fee. Collected between 8 and 9 a.m. only.
Sept. 21: 9 a.m. to noon. Final collection of 2019. Free for district residents.
Let’s Do Lunch!
Sept. 18, and third Wednesday: 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Community lunch open to all. Homemade soup, sandwich, beverage, desserts. Activities vary. Free, donations welcome. Sponsored by Cambridge Recreation Board and community volunteers. Second Congregational UCC, 16 Church St. Nanci Lepsic, 343-2372.
Music and Harvest Supper
Sept. 21: 6:30 p.m. Music by Trevor Contois & Friends; Annie Singer & D.J. Contemporary music. Free will offering. 7:30 p.m. Harvest supper. $10 adults, $6 children 6 to 12, under 6 free. Jeffersonville Church, 16 Church St./Route15. 644-2409.
Northern Vermont University
Alumni Reunion and Family Weekend
Sept. 13, 14, 15: Varsity games, campus tour, ice cream social. All events are open to the public, and most are free.
Sept. 13: 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Open House. Prospective students and families. Meet students and faculty, learn about academic programs, campus tour, lunch.
Register for ticketed events: northernvermont.edu/johnsonreunion.
Career and Internship Fair
Oct. 3: Registration deadline.
Oct. 17: 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. SHAPE Center’s Varsity Gym.
Epic Rummage and Bake Sale
Oct. 25 and 26: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Old Saint John’s Catholic Church, 24 St. John’s Road. Benefits Jenna’s Promise nonprofit. Drop-offs encouraged.
Justice For Dogs Fundraiser: Home Expo Event
Sept. 14: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Third annual. Free admission and raffle drawing; direct sales vendors; lantern auction. Meet cats and kittens needing homes. Morrisville VFW, Portland Street. Book home parties for later dates. 472-3894, justicefordogsvt.org, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Morrisville Food Co-op: ‘Round It Up For Change’
Sept. 25: Deadline for local nonprofits to submit application to be considered for one of six collection periods, beginning Dec. 1. Applications and info: morrisvillecoop.com; questions: email@example.com.
Morrisville Rotary Winter Coat Drive
Sept. 28 through Oct. 12: All sizes. No wool jackets or coats. Drop off good used winter coats at Lamoille Laundry Center, Northgate Plaza. Marcia Marble, 888-3418.
Central Vermont Adult Basic Education
Oct. 17, Nov. 7, Dec. 5: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Prepare for GED exams (age 16+, not in high school). 52 Portland St. 888-5531, cvabe.org/ged.
Central Vermont Council on Aging
Monday to Thursday: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Friday: Helpline assistance only. Suite 1, 109 Professional Drive. Appointments and Helpline: 1-800-642-5119. cvcoa.org.
Games at Lamoille Civic Center
Mah jong: Thursday, 10 a.m. to noon.
Card games: Thursday, 1 to 3 p.m.
24 Upper Main St. Nancy Alty, 888-7203; lamoillecountyciviccenter.com.
Refreshments. Information: 888-4600.
Breakfast on Us
Monday to Friday: 7 to 9 a.m. Free. Pizza to go. United Community Church, 84 Upper Main St. 888-2225.
NORTH HYDE PARK
Gihon Valley Hall Open House
Sept. 22: Noon to 4 p.m. Live music, building tours, bake sale, children’s activities. Free. 5503 VT-100.
Richmond Congregational Church: Chicken Pie Supper
Oct. 2: Seatings: 5, 6 and 7 p.m.
Take-out pickup: 4:30, 5:30 and 6:30 p.m.
72nd annual. 20 Church St. Adults and take-outs: $12 advance, $13 at door. Age 5 to 12: $6. Up to age 4: free.
Reservations required: 802-434-2053, rccucc.org.
Fall Rummage Sale
Oct. 11: 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Oct. 12: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Bargain bag sale. Richmond Congregational Church, 20 Church St. Cindy Preston, firstname.lastname@example.org, 802-434-2053.
Justice For Dogs Fall Flea Market
Oct. 3: 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Donation Day: clean, working items. No cribs, car seats, computers, books, fluorescent bulbs, humidifiers or items with filters, knives, tires, pressure cookers, shoes, tires, or TVs. Wolcott Town Hall.
Oct. 4: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Oct. 5: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Plus lantern auction, 50/50 cash for the holiday raffle, pumpkins for sale.
Meals on Wheels of Lamoille County: Pick a Bowl Soup & Pottery Fundraiser
Oct. 5: noon to 2 p.m. Locally prepared lunch, pottery bowl, music, games, silent auction, 50/50 raffle. Sandiwood Farm, Town Hill Road.
Nicole, 802-888-5011; mowlc.org.