Geek Things for April 7th

  • Annual Research Day, 3PM, University of Vermont, Burlington. Free. (Talks)
  • Chess Club, 7PM, Faith United Methodist Church, South Burlington. $2-3. (Chess)
  • ‘Alice in Wonderland’, 7PM, H.O. Wheeler Elementary School, Burlington. Free. (Theater)
  • Open Computer Time, 3–4:30PM, Fletcher Free Library, Burlington. Free. (Computers)
  • David Powers – “Muhammad Is Not the Father of Any of Your Men: The Making of the Last Prophet.” 4:30PM, Memorial Lounge, Waterman Building, UVM, Burlington. Free. (Talk)
  • Panel Discussion – “If You Lose Your Old-Fashioned Town Meeting, Are You Losing Democracy?” 7–8PM, Vermont Folklife Center, Middlebury. Free. (Talk)
  • Robert Whitaker – “Anatomy of an Epidemic: History, Science and the Long-Term Effects of Psychiatric Medications.” 7PM, McCarthy Arts Center, St. Michael’s College, Colchester. Free. (Talk)
  • ‘Eurydice’, 8PM, Seeler Studio Theatre, Mahaney Center for the Arts, Middlebury College, Middlebury. $6-10. (Theater)
  • ‘Peter Pan’, 7:30PM, Middlebury Union High School Auditorium, Middlebury. $8-15. (Theater)
  • ‘Romeo and Juliet’, 7PM, McCarthy Arts Center, St. Michael’s College, Colchester. Free. (Theater)
  • Book Club – Malcolm Gladwell’s Blink and Sara Gruen’s Ape House. 6:30–8PM, Cutler Memorial Library, Plainfield. Free. (Books)
  • Poetry Alive! 2011 Poetry Display, Various downtown locations, Montpelier. Free. (Poetry)
  • Warmachine / Hordes, 5pm – 11pm, Quarterstaff Games Gamespace, Burlington. (Gaming)
  • “Psychosocial Influences on Healthy Aging,” 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., Davis Auditorium, UVM, Burlington. (Talk)
  • The Future of Adaptive Optics, 12:15 – 1:30pm, McCardell Bicentennial Hall 220, Middlebury College, Middlebury. (Science)
  • “The Dynamics of Nonviolent Power: Egypt, Tunisia and Beyond”, 4:30 – 6pm, Robert A Jones ’59 Conference Room, Middlebury College, Middlebury. (Talk)
  • Graphic Novel Readers and Creators, 5:30pm – 7:00pm, Phoenix Books, Essex. (Comics)
  • CLiF presentation, Edmunds Elementary School, Burlington. (Presentation)
  • Red Cross Blood Drive. 12:30-5:30, Sharon Academy, Sharon. (Blood Drive)