The Northshire Seniors will travel to the New London Barn Theater to see ‘Crazy For You’ on Wednesday, August 10. The cost of the ticket is $22, with lunch on your own at the Weathervane. The Bus will leave at 9:30 a.m. The play is at 2 p.m., and we should return home by around 6:30. Call Linda now to reserve your seat at 802-446-3063. On Monday, August 15, at 12 noon, the Northshire Seniors will have a Pot Luck luncheon at the Catholic Church hall. Bring a hot dish or salad to share. Beverages and dessert will be furnished. Members of the Manchester Police, Fire Department and Rescue Squad will speak on senior safety.
Quiet Valley Quilters
Lynn Way of Quiet Valley Quilt Guild will demonstrate how to make hour glass quilts at the next Guild meeting on Wednesday, August 3, at 6:30 p.m. All are welcome. Members and visitors look forward to show and tell at each meeting when quilters display their current projects. The Guild welcomes all who are interested in the art of quilting to the monthly meetings held on the first Wednesday of each month at the Second Congregational Church on Hillside Street in Bennington. For details, visit benningtonquiltfest.com.
Dorset Library Knitting Night
Knitting night at the Dorset Library will be held on Tuesdays, August 9 and 23, from 5 to 6 p.m. All levels of knitters and crocheters are welcome to attend. Coffee will be provided; bring a snack to share if you’d like. The Library plans to feature the knitting club as the January artist, and is looking for knitters who may want to display (and sell) their works. Call at 802-867-5774 for more information.
Dress For Success
Are you looking for a job or preparing for an interview? The Slate Valley Museum and TD Bank of Granville, N.Y., will hold a Dress for Success event on Monday, August 8. Attendees will be able to stop by and find themselves professional clothes, get tips on improving and updating their resume, give a try at a mock interview and more. “Your gently used clothing can give someone a new start,” says SVM executive director Krista Rupe. The Slate Valley Museum is located at 17 Water Street in Granville, N.Y. For information, visit slatevalley museum.org or call 518-642-1417.
Monday, August 8: Gardening Club. Tuesday, August 9: Creative Arts with Eileen. Wednesday, August 10: Veteran’s Chat with Melissa. Thursday, August 11: Finish the Lyrics. Friday, August 12: Sports Humor. Are you worried about a medically frail family member, neighbor, or friend? Bennington Project Independence has full time nursing staff that can help. BPI has been helping Bennington County families keep loved ones at home for more than 30 years. For more information, call 802-442-8136 or visit bpiads.org.
Salem Ice Cream Social & Concert
The Georgi on the Battenkill will host a performance by the Washington County Band and a free Ice Cream Social wth the Salem Rotary at 7 p.m. on Thursday, August 4. Admission is free Bring a lawn chair and enjoy! The Georgi on the Battenkill Community Park and Museum is located at 22 Adams Lane in Shushan, N.Y. Call 518-854-3773 or visit the website at thegeorgi.com to learn more.