Geek Things for March 18th

  • Physics Colloquium: “Density Functional Theory and Its Time-Dependent Extension: Success and Challenges,” 4:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m., Davis Student Center, The Jost Foundation Room, UVM, Burlington. (Physics)
  • American Red Cross Blood Drive, 12–6PM, VFW Post, Morrisville. Free. (Blood Drive)
  • Friday Night Flick – Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory, 7:30PM, Vergennes Opera House, Vergennes. Free. (Films)
  • Green Mountain Film Festival. Visit greenmountainfilmfestival.org for details. 4–10PM, Various locations, Montpelier. (Films)
  • ‘Salt’, 6:30–8:30PM, Brownell Library, Essex Junction. Free. (Film)
  • Science & Stories, 11AM, ECHO Lake Aquarium and Science Center, Burlington. Regular admission, $8.50-10.50; free for kids 2 and under. (Kids)
  • Ann Armbrecht – “Thin Places: A Journey Through the Himalayas.” 2PM, Faith United Methodist Church, South Burlington. $5. (Talk)
  • ‘Underneath the Lintel’ , 7:30PM, FlynnSpace, Burlington. $24.30-32.50; special $10 tickets available at the door 10 minutes before curtain. (Theater)
  • ‘My Zombie Romeo’, 7PM, Enosburg Opera House, Enosburg Falls. $3-5. (Zombies)
  • FNM – Friday Night Magic – Draft – $15 Entry Fee, 6pm – 11pm, Quarterstaff Games, Burlington. (Gaming)
  • Friday Night Magic, The Book Garden, Montpelier. (Gaming)
  • ConnCon (http://nescifievents.org/?p=2098), Mar 18 – 20 2011, Stamford, CT (Conventions)
  • Vericon, Mar 18 – 20 2011, Harvard University, Cambridge MA (Conventions)
  • Death and the Powers: The Robots’ Opera, 7:30pm – 7:30pm, Boston, MA (Robots)
  • Lunacon, Mar 18 – 20 2011, Rye Brook, New York (Gaming)
  • Friday Night Magic — Constructed, 6pm – 10pm, The Gamer’s Grotto, Bennington. (Gaming)