Geek Things for February 23rd

  • Board Games, 10AM–12PM, Brownell Library, Essex Junction. Free. (Gaming, Kids)
  • Daily Design Challenge, 12PM, ECHO Lake Aquarium and Science Center, Burlington. Regular admission, $8.50-10.50; free for kids 2 and under. (Kids)
  • Middle School Book Group, 4–5PM, Fletcher Free Library, Burlington. Free. (Teens)
  • ‘Puzzles, Puzzles, Puzzles!’, 8:30AM–9PM, Fletcher Free Library, Burlington. Free. (Puzzles)
  • ‘The Nature of February’, 10:30AM, 1:30PM, Mad River Glen Ski Area, Fayston. $15-25; $65 per family of four. (Outdoors)
  • Hoffman Lecture Series – “Beyond Green It,” 6–8:30PM, Ira Allen Chapel, UVM, Burlington. Free. (Talk)
  • University Scholar Seminar – “Understanding the Relations of Genes, Environment, Brains and Behavior: The Vermont Family-Based Approach.” 4PM, Memorial Lounge, Waterman Building, UVM, Burlington. Free. (Talk)
  • ‘Collected Stories’, 7:30PM, Off Center for the Dramatic Arts, Burlington. $15. (Theater)
  • Writers’ Group, 7–9PM, Johnson Public Library, Johnson. Free. (Writing)
  • Magic Booster Draft – $12, 6pm – 11pm, Quarterstaff Games, Burlington. (Gaming)
  • Pathfinder Society, 6:30pm – 11:00pm, Game Lounge, Quarterstaff Games, Burlington. (Gaming)
  • Young Scientist Program (12 weeks, through May 18), 9:30-11:30 a.m. or 1-3 p.m. Members $335, non-members $365, Monshire Museum of Science, Norwich. (Science)
  • Bridging the Gap: Gleaning and Food Justice in Addison County, VT, 4:30 – 6:30pm Axinn Center 229, Middlebury College, Middlebury. (Talk)
  • Getting to Know NOOKcolor, 6:00 PM, Barnes & Noble, 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, Gaming. (Gaming)
  • L5R Night at Triple Play, 6:30pm – 10:00pm, Triple Play (Gaming)
  • Game Night at The Book Garden, 7pm – 11pm, The Book Garden, Montpelier. (Gaming)
  • Antigone, 8:00 PM, Flynnspace, Flynn Theater, Burlington. (Theater)
  • Psychology Lunch program: Senior psychology students presentations , 12pm, Webb 107, Norwich University, Northfield. (Talks)
  • Footprints on the Land: Made in Vermont (1870-1910). 1-3PM, Vermont History Museum, $5/$3 members, 1-3pm. Pre-reg. 828-2180. (Kids, History)