Geek Things for January 12th


  • American Red Cross Blood Drive: Jericho, 1–6PM, United Christian Assembly, Jericho. Free. (Vampires)
  • American Red Cross Blood Drive: Williston, January 12, 12–5PM, Walmart, Williston. Free. (Vampires)
  • Montshire After Hours: ‘Science Beyond the Imagination’, 6:30PM, Montshire Museum of Science, Norwich. $10 includes one drink for ages 21 and up; cash bar. (Science)
  • Fairfax Playgroup, 10–11AM, Health Room, Bellows Free Academy – Fairfax, Fairfax. Free. (Kids)
  • High School Book Group, 5–6PM, Fletcher Free Library, Burlington. Free. (Kids)
  • Highgate Story Hour, 10–11AM, Highgate Public Library, Highgate Center. Free. (Kids)
  • Lego Club, 3–4PM, Dorothy Alling Memorial Library, Williston. Free. (Kids)
  • Middle School Book Group, 4–5PM, Fletcher Free Library, Burlington. Free. (Kids)
  • Garrison Nelson, “Political Future of the Nation After Midterm Elections,” 1:30PM, Town & Country Resort, Stowe. $5. (Politics)
  • ‘Sea Room’ (New play about a ship in turmoil by Burlington’s Jordan Gullikson), 7:30PM, Off Center for the Dramatic Arts, Burlington. $7-20. (Theater)
  • Book Discussion, (Brian Greene’s The Elegant Universe), 7:30PM, Fletcher Free Library, Burlington. Free. (Books)
  • Friends of Brownell Library Book Sale, 9AM–9PM, Brownell Library, Essex Junction. Free. (Books)
  • Magic Booster Draft – $12, 6pm – 11pm, Quarterstaff Games, Burlington. (Gaming)
  • Pathfinder Society, 6:30pm – 11:00pm, Game Lounge, Quarterstaff Games, Burlington. (Gaming)
  • Faculty Lecture Series: Louisa Burnham, “Golden Showers: the Coagulating Cosmos of a Fourteenth-Century Mad Scientist”, 4:30 PM, Franklin Environmental Center 103, Middlebury College, Middlebury. (Talk)
  • Getting to Know NOOK, 6:00 PM, Barnes and Noble, South Burlington. (eReaders)
  • Naruto, 4:30pm – 8:00pm, The Gamer’s Grotto, Bennington. (Gaming)
  • Wednesday Night Board gaming at Triple Play, 6:00pm – 10:30pm, Triple Play, Lebanon, New Hampshire (Gaming)
  • D&D Encounter, 6:00pm – 8:30pm, The Gamers Grotto, Bennington (Gaming)
  • L5R Night at Triple Play, 6:30pm – 10:00pm, Triple Play, Lebanon. (Gaming)