Arts, Dining & Entertainment

MNNF continues with Melissa McCarthy drama

Sunday, Jan. 13, 2 p.m.—MIDDLEBURY— The Middlebury New Filmmakers Festival presents the compelling drama “Can You Ever Forgive Me?” on Sunday, Jan. 13 at 2 p.m. as its featured January film for the MNFF 2018/19 Winter/Spring Screening Series at Town Hall Theater in Middlebury. One distinctive feature will be…

Civil War round table to meet in WRJ

Saturday, Jan. 12, 12 p.m.—WHITE RIVER JUNCTION— On Saturday, Jan. 12, Dr. Sarah Batterson will be the guest speaker at the monthly meeting of the Green Mountain Civil War Round Table. The meeting will be held at the Bugbee Senior Center, 262 North Main St.,…

Charity’s to host pianist Jim Hitte

Friday & Saturday, Jan. 11-12—KILLINGTON—On Friday and Saturday, Jan. 11-12, Charity’s will host Jim Hitte on piano.

Jim Hitte began playing the piano at the age of 6. When his older sister finished her piano lessons and left the room, Hitte would jump on the piano…

Spaghetti dinner fundraiser to benefit SVM

Wednesday, Jan. 16, 5 p.m.—GRANVILLE, N.Y.— A spaghetti dinner to benefit the Slate Valley Museum will be held on Wednesday, Jan. 16, from 5-7 p.m. at the Methodist Church in Granville, New York. Dinner includes spaghetti with salad and bread for $7, and take-out will be…

VFD holds pancake breakfast fundraiser

Sunday, Jan. 13, 7:30 a.m.—WEST PAWLET—West Pawlet Volunteer Firemen will hold a pancake breakfast at the fire house located at 2806 Vermont Route 153, West Pawlet. Breakfast will be served between 7:30-11 a.m. The West Pawlet firehouse is a handicapped accessible site.

The breakfast menu includes…

Learn to Curl clinic offered at Barwood Arena

Saturday, Jan. 12, 6:30 p.m.—WHITE RIVER JUNCTION—Upper Valley Curling holds league play and regular drop in curling at the Barwood Arena in White River Junction. On Saturday, Jan. 12 the club will hold a learn-to-curl clinic from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Many people watching the Olympics last year…

Boy Scouts want your Christmas trees

Saturday, Jan. 5—RUTLAND—The Rutland Boy Scout Troop 105/112/120 is organizing a Christmas tree pickup on two Saturdays: Jan 5 and Jan. 12. This is the troop’s largest fundraiser of the year.

To schedule a tree pickup, call 802-438-8721 or email rutalndbstreecollection@gmail.com. Donations are…