Geek Things for March 15th

  • ‘Smart About Solar’, 7–8:30PM, Shelburne Town Offices, Shelburne. Free. (Solar)
  • American Red Cross Blood Drive, 11AM–4PM, Northeastern Vermont Regional Hospital, St. Johnsbury. Free. (Blood Drive)
  • ‘The Illusionist’, 7PM, Catamount Arts Center, St. Johnsbury. $4-7. (Films)
  • Creative Tuesdays, 3–5PM, Fletcher Free Library, Burlington. Free. (Kids)
  • Open Computer Time, 3–4:30PM, Fletcher Free Library, Burlington. Free. (Computers)
  • Science & Stories, 11AM, ECHO Lake Aquarium and Science Center, Burlington. Regular admission, $8.50-10.50; free for kids 2 and under. (Kids)
  • Adam Clymer -“American Politics and the New Congress”, 3:30–5PM, Livak Room, Davis Center, UVM, Burlington. Free. (Politics)
  • ‘Speaking From Experience’ Lecture Series – Wisdom gained from going green, 7pm, Perry Hall, Champlain College, Burlington. Free. (Environmentalism)
  • Creative Writing Group, 10:30AM, Champlain Senior Center, McClure MultiGenerational Center, Burlington. Free. (Writing)
  • Boardgame Night, 6pm – 11pm, Quarterstaff Games, Burlington. (Gaming)
  • HeroClix!, 7:30pm – 11:00pm, Game Lounge, Quarterstaff Games, Burlington. (Gaming)
  • “Ecological Effects of Healthcare,”, 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Living and Learning Commons, 315, UVM Campus, Burlington. (Talk)
  • “Research from Extracted EMR Data in a Multi-Vendor Environment: Promise, Pitfalls and Progress”, 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m., MedEd 300, UVM, Burlington. (Talk)
  • Teacher Workshop: Weather: Understanding and Teaching the Big Ideas, For Grade K-8 teachers., 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. $55, pre-registration required. Register online. Monshire Museum of Science, Norwich. (Teaching)
  • Why Organic is a Better National Policy than Genetic Modification, 12:30 – 1:30pm, Franklin Environmental Center 103, Middlebury College, Middlebury. (Talk)
  • Lecture: “Mao Zedong and China: Perspectives on the Twentieth Century World” 4:30 – 6:30pm, Robert A Jones ’59 Conference Room, Middlebury College, Middlebury. (Talk)