Updated 03/26/20

Note: The Valley Reporter is attempting to keep up with the multiple cancellations around The Valley, but it might be wise to call ahead for any planned events.

Community Events

POSTPONED: “Waterbury Women – Stories & Inspiration,” an exhibit celebrating local women and their community contributions, March 26-May 29, Mon.-Fri., 8:30 am-4:30 pm, Waterbury Municipal Center, 28 North Main Street.

CANCELED: Free Community Supper, all welcome, Fri., March 27, 5:30 pm, Waitsfield United Church of Christ, 4355 Main Street. Info: 496-3065.

CANCELED: Sugarbush Wall of Fame ceremony, Henri Borel, Sigi Grottendorfer and Guy Ludwig Laudisi to be inducted, Fri., April 3, 7-8 pm, Gate House Lodge. Cocktail hour, 5:30 pm, Rumble’s.

Fundraisers

Returnable bottles/cans may be donated to Waitsfield United Church (next to library), shed behind church.

Fun & Games

Duplicate Bridge, Mondays, 12:15 pm, Waitsfield Inn. ACBL sanctioned. Info: Vickie, 802-595-3068. Generally 5-8 tables. Advance sign-up preferred. Singles, please inquire in advance.

Kids

CANCELED: Waitsfield Playgroup, free, open to all, Thursdays, 10-11:30 am, Big Picture Theater, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

CANCELED: Warren Playgroup, free, open to all, Fridays, 10:30-11:30 am, Warren Town Hall, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

CLOSED: The Children’s Room, drop in any school day, 8 am-4 pm, free play space, up to age 6 from any town, resource center for parents. Thatcher Brook Primary School, www.childrensroomonline.org, 244-5605.

Scouting, new members welcome. Cub Scouts, grades 1-5; Boy Scouts, grades 6-12. Info: cubpack798.org, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Outdoors

 

Library

Peeps® Diorama Contest, teams or individuals, create a book/literary-themed diorama using Peeps®. Submit photos by emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by April 3, 5 pm. Online voting, April 4-11. Peeple’s Choice Award announced April 12. Free. Rules, entry form: www.warrenlibrary.com.

Joslin Memorial Library CLOSED. For curbside pickup call 496-4205 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with book requests. Pick up Mon., Wed., Fri., noon-4 pm. Online services: www.joslinmemoriallibary.com.

Warren Public Library CLOSED. Curbside pickup, phone assistance with digital items and reference questions: Mon., Wed., Fri., 10 am-5 pm, and Sat., 10 am-2 pm. Tax forms will be printed upon request for pickup. 802-496-3913, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Due dates extended. Use return box.

Moretown Library CLOSED, offering curbside pickup and online assistance, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., 496-9728.

CANCELED Handcraft and Chat, first and third Thursdays of each month (next, March 19), 5-7 pm, Moretown Library in the old Moretown Town Hall. Bring knitting and craft projects.

CANCELED Dungeons & Dragons, grades 3 and up (ages 8+), Fridays, March 20, April 3 and 17, 3-5:30 pm. Beginners welcome. Warren Library. Register/info: www.warrenlibrary.com.

CANCELED Arthritis Foundation Exercise Program, free, Wednesdays, 2-3 pm, Warren Town Hall. Preregister: www.warrenlibrary.com, 496-3913, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or sign up during class time.

CANCELED Takeover Tuesdays, activities, snacks, Warren Public Library, 2:45-4 pm. Grades 1-6. Preregister grades 1-2. Self-sufficient students ages 8+ and in third grade may drop in. Info/register: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., 496-3913.

CANCELED Read & Play, children and caregivers play, sing, read stories with librarian Cory Stephenson, Fridays, 10:30 am, Moretown Town Hall, free, hosted by Moretown Library, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., 496-9728.

CANCELED Free Play Fridays, self-sufficient students ages 8+ and in third grade may drop in Fridays after school for snacks and activities until 4 pm. Warren Public Library, 496-3913, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

CANCELED Magic: The Gathering Club, fantasy adventure card game, all skill levels, ages 9+. Bring cards or use the library’s, first and third Sun. of each month, 2-4:30 pm, Warren Public Library. Free. Info: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

CANCELED Joslin Memorial Library Story Hour, Mon., 10 am, preschoolers. www.joslinmemoriallibrary.com, 496-4205. Free.

CANCELED Warren Public Library Story Time, Wed., 10:30 am, up to age 6. Amanda Gates, 496-3913, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., www.warrenlibrary.com. Free.

CANCELED Central VT Adult Basic Education, free help with technology, high school diploma/GED, career and college readiness, basic literacy, etc. Thursdays, 1:30-4:30 pm, Joslin Library. Drop in or call for appointment: Thom McAllister, 244-8765.

Meetings

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.

Seniors

Meals On Wheels will continue this week with home-delivered meals for seniors, call 496-2543

CANCELED Foot Care Clinic with CVHHH at Evergreen Place, Thurs., March 19, 8:30 am-noon. Reserve: 223-1878. Bring basin, towel, foot soak powder, clippers. $25.

CANCELED Family-Style Lunch, piano music, Tues. and Thurs., noon, open to all, by suggested donation. Evergreen Place Senior Center, Waitsfield. Reserve lunch: Joan Bartlett, 496-2543. Walk-ins OK.

CANCELED After-lunch activities, Tues. and Thurs., 12:30 pm, Evergreen Place Senior Center, free. March 12, Irish songs singalong. March 17, St. Patrick’s Day raffle and Two-For-One Lunch, wear green. March 19, Match the jobs we’ve had with the right person. March 24, Travelogue: Japan, Gil and Diana Edwards. March 26, Rolling pictures, sled hockey movie. March 31, audiologist Marsha Dion will speak about hearing concerns.

CANCELED Diner Breakfasts, Mondays, 8-10 am, Evergreen Place, open to all, suggested donation, $8, supports Meals On Wheels.

CANCELED Bingo, Tues.., 10:30-11:30 am, Evergreen Place Senior Center.

CANCELED Game Day, Thursdays, 2-4 pm, Evergreen Place Senior Center, Waitsfield, all welcome. Lessons and playing Mahjongg, Train Dominos, Cribbage and other games. Info: Debbie, 498-5385.

CANCELED Move! Tuesdays, 2 pm. Fun, varied group exercise with SASH coordinator Kenneth Russell, Evergreen Place.

CANCELED Knitting Circle, Fridays, 10:30 am, Evergreen Place, Waitsfield, all welcome.

The Arts

CANCELED LeArte, multimedia exhibit, pastels, oil and watercolor paintings, photography, clay, glass, metal, fiber by northern Vermont artists, Festival Gallery, Village Square, Waitsfield, March 11-April 18. Artists reception, Sun., March 29, 5-6:30 pm.

POSTPONED“Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland,” April 3-19, Fridays and Saturdays, 7 pm ($16); Sat. and Sun., 2 pm, ($12). Valley Players Theater. Tickets: www.valleyplayers.com.

Workshops/Presentations

CANCELED Baby and Me yoga class, free. Tea, water, mats, blankets are all offered free, Thursdays, 10:30-11:30 am, Valley Glow Yoga. Info: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

SUSPENDED Free tax preparation for those with household income of $56,000 or less, walk in (no reservations) Wed. and Thurs., 3-5 pm, Waitsfield town office, through April 9. Info: Capstone Community Action, 802-477-5148.

Updated 03/26/20