Community calendar

Here is a list of Community & Non-Profit Events coming soon in our area:

ONGOING EVENTS

Monday, March 25th through Monday, May 20th

Vermont Works for Women holds training for women in the construction trades in Essex, Vermont at Skilltech Center for Technology.  Learn more at www.vtworksforwomen.org


UPCOMING EVENTS

Thursday, March 21st

The White River Junction Veterans Affairs Department is hosting a Veteran Town Hall and Open House from 1pm to 4pm in Building 44, Room 103 in the Yasinski Research and Conference Center, 88 Veterans Drive.  For more information, call 802-295-9363, extension 5880

Spectrum Youth and Family Services in Burlington is having its annual Sleep Out.  To register or support the mission, go to www.spectrumvt.org

Saturday, March 23rd

The Milton Historical Society at 13 School Street welcomes historian Dan Wickman with “Lake Champlain over the Years” at 2pm.  All are welcome.

The Clinton County Republican Party is having a turkey dinner at the Lyon Mountain American Legion Post #1623 from 3pm to 6:30pm.  Take out is available.  For more information, call 518-565-6600

St. Rose of Lima Church in South Hero is hosting a spaghetti and meatball supper from 5pm to 7pm.  For take-out, call 372-4092

Carolyn’s Highgate Methodist Community Center at 3327 Route 78 is having a bake sale and flea market from 9am to 2pm.

The Vermont Genealogy Library, 377 Hegeman Avenue at Fort Ethan Allen in Colchester presents Sheila Morris with “Scottish Genealogy Research” from 10:30am to noon.  There is a suggested donation of $10.  Learn more at www.vtgenlib.org or call 310-9285

There is a Morning Sun Lodge pancake breakfast at the Community Hall in Bridport from 7:30am to 10:30am for the Masonic Scholarship Fund.  The public is invited.

The United Methodist Church at 24 West Allen Street in Winooski (across from the police station) presents master organist Stephan Conrady from 7pm to 8pm.  There is free parking in the City Hall parking lot.  The event is free, but donations are appreciated.

The Knights of Columbus and St. Ann Church, 41 Main Street in Milton are hosting their annual Cabin Fever Roast Pork Loin and Bean Dinner starting at 5:30pm.  For tickets, call 893-2487

Sunday, March 24th

The Howard Plant VFW Post 782, 176 South Winooski Avenue in Burlington is having a Calcutta from 2pm to 4pm to help keep the doors open.  Tickets are $30 and include two spaghetti dinners served from noon to 1:30pm.  All are welcome.  Call 864-6532 or visit www.vfw782.org

Monday, March 25th

The Clinton County Historical Association presents “A Virtual Tour of the Plattsburgh Barracks” at Lake Forest Senior Living Community, 8 Lake Forest Drive in Plattsburgh at 6:30pm.  It is free and open to the public.

Wednesday, March 27th

Howard Center presents “The S Word”, a documentary film on suicide at 6pm, followed by a panel discussion at Main Street Landing Film House, 60 Lake Street in Burlington.  All are welcome.

Thursday, March 28th

The 7th annual “A Show of Hands” featuring 100 decorated wooden hands that have been adorning the walls at Penny Cluse Café during the month of March will be auctioned off from 6pm to 8pm.  The silent auction benefits HANDS, a program that gets food to older adults in Chittenden County.  Learn more at www.handsvt.org

Friday, March 29th

St. Ambrose Parish, 11 School Street in Bristol is having the second of three “All you-can-eat Lenten Fish Fries” from 5pm to 7pm.  For more information, call 453-2488

The Winooski United Methodist Church, 24 West Allen Street, is having a Potluck Dinner and live music with the “L&B Girls” country and gospel band from 5pm to 7pm.  All are welcome.

Saturday, March 30th

The Ticonderoga Best 4th in the North subcommittee presents the 5th  annual Ticonderoga area Mom Prom from 7pm to 11pm at the EMA Club, 9 Maplewood Drive.  The theme is “Great Gatsby”.  To learn more, go to Facebook or www.timainstreet.org