Geek Things for April 29

And we’re back!

  • FNM – Friday Night Magic – Two Headed Giant Sealed – $30 per team, 6pm – 11pm, Quarterstaff Games, Burlington. (Gaming)
  • Leaf Cutter Ants, 11:00am, Monshire Museum of Science, Norwich. (Kids)
  • Optical Illusions, 3:00pm, Monshire Museum of Science, Norwich. (Kids)
  • Will Dobson Lecture – “The Dictator’s Learning Curve,”, 12:15 – 1:30pm, Robert A. Jones ’59 Conference Room, Middlebury College, Middlebury. (Talk)
  • Geek Week 5 at Langdon Street Cafe, Apr 26 – 30, 2011, Langdon Street Cafe, Montpelier. (Convention)
  • Geek Week: Chiara String Quartet, 6:30pm, Langdon St. Cafe, Montpelier. (Music)
  • Geek Week: Genes and Machines, 9pm, Langdon St. Cafe, Montpelier. (Music)
  • Durians, 10pm, Langdon St. Cafe, Montpelier. (Music)
  • Aeternitas 2011, Apr 28 – May 1, 2011, Laconia NH. (Harry Potter Convention)
  • Arcon X, Apr 29 – May 1, 2011, SUNY Oswego, Oswego, NY (Convention)
  • Friday Night Magic — Constructed, 6pm – 10pm, The Gamer’s Grotto, Bennington. (Gaming)
  • ‘Name That Movie!’, 5–6PM, The CineClub, Savoy Theater, Montpelier. $2.50. (Movies)
  • Raptor Encounter, 11AM, Vermont Institute of Natural Science, Quechee. Regular admission, $8.50-10.50; free for kids 3 and under. (Birds)
  • Talk to the Trainer, 2PM, Vermont Institute of Natural Science, Quechee. Regular admission, $8.50-10.50; free for kids 3 and under. (Birds)
  • ‘Draw Comics!’, 3–4:30PM, Fletcher Free Library, Burlington. Free. (Kids)
  • Puzzles & Board Games, 8:30AM–6PM, Fletcher Free Library, Burlington. Free. (Kids)
  • ‘Willy Wonka’, 7:30PM, Barre Opera House, Barre. $10-20. (Theater)
  • Friends of the Library Spring Book Sale. Books, DVDs & more. Come early for best selection. 12-6pm, Aldrich Public Library, Barre. (Book Sale)