Monday, Nov 04

Fiber Arts Social

1-3 p.m., St. Albans Free Library, 11 Maiden Lane, St. Albans

Spend a few hours stitching your cares away! Bring your easily portable fiber art project and come join our drop-in stitching group. We’ll share tips and experiences, and maybe a few laughs. This is mainly a share and social group.

Knitting Circle

3-5:30 p.m., Sheldon Public Library, 1640 Main St., Sheldon

A drop-in stitch group for knitting, crocheting or other handwork. Socialize and share ideas with other fiber artists!

Movement & Music:

10:30-11:30 a.m., St. Albans Free Library, 11 Maiden Lane, St. Albans

Children age 0-6 and their caregivers are invited to sing, dance and reveal their inner musician on Monday’s Music and Movement time. It’s a great way to meet other parents/caregivers. Infants welcome!

Messy Mondays

10-11 a.m., Highgate Library and Community Center, 17 Mill Hill Road, Highgate Center

Children and families are invited to join us for some hands on fun during Messy Mondays. Each week we will have a new activity that allows children to get their hands dirty while expanding their mind.

Beginners Tai Chi:

11 a.m.-12 p.m., Enosburgh Fire Station, 83 Sampsonville Rd, Enosburg Falls

Improve balance and flexibility while reducing stress. Easy to learn with a certified teacher. Hosted by Age Well. Contact: Nilah Côté 802-285-2069 or nilah.cote@gmail.com.

Readers’ Theatre

3:30-5:30 p.m., Swanton Public Library, 1 First Street, Swanton

Join Grace Kelley for some afterschool make-believe! Kids will bring their favorite books and fairytales to life through play and theatrical fun. Grades K — 6.

Tuesday, Nov 05

Tunes on Tuesday

10-11 a.m., Highgate Library and Community Center, 17 Mill Hill Road, Highgate Center

Is music and movement your child’s favorite part of story hour? We’ve got the program for you. Sing, dance, make music and let your silly side show. Get your little one active in a fun way!

Vermont Genealogy Library

3-9:30 p.m., Vermont Genealogy Library, 377 Hegeman Ave, Fort Ethan Allen, Colchester

The Vermont Genealogy Library is open for research on Tuesdays 3 to 9:30 p.m. and Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Please visit our website http://www.vtgenlib.org/ or call 802-310-9285 for more info.

Play Cafe

9-10:30 a.m., Sheldon Municipal Library , 1640 Main St., Sheldon

Spend time with other caregivers while children enjoy stories, music, crafts, movement and lots of play. Healthy snacks and coffee provided.

Pre-School Story Hour

9:30-10:30 a.m., Fairfax Community Library, 75 Hunt Street, Fairfax

Join us for themed stories, songs, and activities for ages 0-6. No registration necessary.

Afterschool Game Day

3:30-5 p.m., Swanton Public Library, 1 First Street, Swanton

Play games at the library! Board games, group games, solo games — you’ll be introduced to a new one each and every week!

Lt. Governor’s Monthly Movie Series: Undeterred

6-8:30 p.m., St Albans Historical Museum, 9 Church St, Saint Albans

Undeterred is a documentary about community resistance in the rural border town of Arivaca, Arizona. It provides an intimate and unique portrait of how residents in a small rural community, caught in the cross-hairs of global geo-political forces, have mobilized to demand our rights and to provide aid to injured, oft times dying people funneled across a wilderness desert. After the film there will be a panel discussion focusing on immigration, detention and our border policies. Audience questions are welcome. This event is free and open to the public. Snacks are provided.

Wednesday, Nov 06

Beginners Tai Chi

10-11 a.m., Enosburgh Fire Station, 83 Sampsonville Rd, Enosburg Falls

Improve balance and flexibility while reducing stress. Easy to learn with a certified teacher. Hosted by Age Well. Contact: Nilah Côté 802-285-2069 or nilah.cote@gmail.com.

Story Hour

10-11 a.m., Swanton Public Library, 1 First Street, Swanton

Join us in the Children’s Room for a story and related craft!

HLCC Story Hour

10-11 a.m., Highgate Library and Community Center, PO Box 76/17 Mill Hill Road, Highgate Center

Read, craft, and enjoy a healthy snack. Sponsored in part by The Family Center: Parent Child Center of Northwestern Counseling & Support Services.

Thursday, Nov 07

Financial Wellness Workshop

12-1 p.m., New England Federal Credit Union, 295 Tuckers Way, St. Albans

Presented by Amanda Seeholzer, NEFCU Financial Counselor. Financial wellness is a journey, not a destination. Travel with us to unlock the power of financial wellness by exploring ways to improve your current situation. Understanding your personal strengths and challenges is the key to your success. Self-awareness is the first step to modifying your financial behavior to meet your goals along the way. Light refreshments provided. Register online at: https://www.nefcu.com/event/financial-wellness-workshop_366.html or call 802-879-8790

Music and Movement

10-11 a.m., Swanton Public Library, 1 First Street, Swanton

A child is never too young to respond to music or language. Bring your toddler for an active hour centered around music, rhythm, and FUN.

Friday, Nov 08

Story Hour

10-11 a.m., Swanton Public Library, 1 First Street, Swanton

Join us in the Children’s Room for a story and related craft!

Saturday, Nov 09

Vermont Genealogy Library

10 a.m.-4 p.m., Vermont Genealogy Library, 377 Hegeman Ave, Fort Ethan Allen, Colchester

The Vermont Genealogy Library is open for research on Tuesdays 3 to 9:30 p.m. and Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Please visit our website http://www.vtgenlib.org/ or call 802-310-9285 for more info.

Superhero Storytime

10-11 a.m., Haston Library, 5167 Main St., Franklin

The Haston Library presents Superhero Storytime! Dress up as your favorite superhero (or make one up!) and enjoy stories, songs, snacks, and fun. All ages welcome.

Homemade Bone Broths and Stocks

1-3 p.m., Barlow Street Community Center, 39 Barlow Street, Saint Albans

Homemade Bone Broths and Vegetable Stocks — November 9th, 2019 1-3 p.m. Learn the art and health benefits of making your own beef bone broth and chicken or vegetable stock. Broths and stocks are versatile ingredients essential in the kitchen. The traditional method of using every part of the animal or leftover vegetable scraps to make a restorative and delicious product is simple and easy. This hands-on class will introduce you to the ingredients necessary and process used to create nourishing broths and stocks. Andrew, a.gratton@stalbansvt.com, 802-524-1500 x.34. stalbansvt.myrec.com

Mobile Filmmaking 101

9:30 a.m.-12 p.m., Northwest Access TV, 616 Franklin Park West, St. Albans

You have the power to be a filmmaker in your hands right now! Learn about the tools and accessories that can turn your cell phone or other mobile device into a professional video camera. Join Tim Stetson from Guardian Angels Ministries to learn about the accessible and affordable tools that can bring your film ideas to life.

Frozen Party

10-11 a.m., Sheldon Municipal, 1640 Main St., Sheldon

Join us for some “Frozen” fun at the library! We’ll have Frozen-themed arts and crafts and space to sing and dance to your favorite Frozen songs. Kids (and adults) are encouraged to dress up!

Hard’ack Fall Trail Running Series

10:30 a.m.-12 p.m., Hard’ack Recreation Area, Congress Street, St. Albans

Trail Running Series at Hard’ack. 5k distance each week on the wide cross country trails. November 2nd, 9th, and 16th at 10:30 AM. This event is being run through the St. Albans Rec Department, and all proceeds go towards improving the cross country trails at Hard’ack. Cost is $10 per race for Fairfield and St. Albans residents, or $25 for all three. $13 per race or $33 for all three for all others. Random raffle prizes, and awards for series champions based on total accumulated time. Registration details on stalbansrec.com. Information updates on the Facebook page.

Sunday, Nov 10

8 Cuerdas concert

3-4:30 p.m., First Congregational Church of St. Albans, 27 Church Street, St. Albans, VT

Church Street Sounds of the Season presents 8 Cuerdas, Chittenden county duo of soprano Sarah Cullins and Colombian guitarist Daniel Gavria combine their classical training with traditional Latin American and Spanish rhythms and folklore, exploring the multiple musical identities of Latin America. FREE Admission (donations accepted).

Monday, Nov. 11 Veterans Day

State and muncicipal offices will be closed in observance of Veterans Day, as will many libraries and senior centers. You may wish to call ahead to confirm businesses and offices are open.