Geek Things for April 17th, 2014

  •  ‘Cinderella’, 7 PM, Lyndon Institute, Lyndon Center. $22-54. (Theater)
  • Spring Discovery, 9-10:30 am, Green Mountain Audubon Center, Huntington. $8-10 per adult/child pair; $4 per additional child; preregister. (Kids)
  • After School Maker Series: Legos, 3-4 pm, Fairfax Community Library, Fairfax. (Kids)
  • Tech Tutor Program, 3-6 pm, Dorothy Alling Memorial Library, Williston. (Tech)
  • Carrie Brown – “Arming the Union: Vermont Gunmakers and the Technology That Shaped America.” 7 pm, Pawlet Public Library, Pawlet. (Talk)
  • Green Writers Press Celebration Party, 7 pm, Phoenix Books, Burlington. (Writing)
  • National Theater Live: ‘Frankenstein’, 7 pm, Loew Auditorium, Hopkins Center, Dartmouth College, Hanover. $23. (Theater)
  • ECHO Earth Week’s MudFest, 10 am-4 pm, ECHO Lake Aquarium and Science Center/Leahy Center for Lake Champlain, Burlington. (Mud).
  • Forza: The Samurai Sword Workout, 6-7 pm, North End Studio A, Burlington. $10. (Workout)
  • Spring Forward Creative Writing Workshop, 6 pm, Bixby Memorial Library, Vergennes. (Writing)
  • Warmachine / Hordes, 5pm – 11pm, Quarterstaff Games, Burlington. (Gaming)
  • Toy Cars: April Vacation Program, 10:00 am, Monthshire Museum of Science, Norwich. Members: $70 / Non-members: $80 Pre-Registration Required. (Kids)
  • Mirror, Mirror, 11:00 am, Monthshire Museum of Science, Norwich. (Kids)
  • Tinkering Lab: Open Studio for Makers, 11:00 am, Monthshire Museum of Science, Norwich. (Kids)
  • Lab Coat Investigations, 1:00 pm, Monthshire Museum of Science, Norwich. (Kids)
  • Fossils: Evidence of the Past, 3:00 pm, Monthshire Museum of Science, Norwich. (Kids)
  • Woodin Environmental Studies Colloquium Series – The Shouf Biosphere Reserve and Co-Management by Nizar Youssef Hani, 12:30 – 1:20pm, Franklin Environmental Center, The Orchard Hill-Crest 103, Middlebury College, Middlebury. (Environment)
  • NOOK Knowledge, 1:00 PM, Barnes and Noble, South Burlington. (Tech)
  • The Conscience of a Cartoonist: Jeff Danziger in Conversation with Tom Tomorrow, 7:30 pm, Norwich Congregational Church, Norwich. (Cartooning)
  • Astronomy Camp, 10am – 4pm, Fairbanks Museum and Planetarium, St. Johnsbury. (Astronomy)
  • Lyman Spitzer Jr. Planetarium, 12:00pm – 12:30pm / 3:30pm – 4:00pm, Fairbanks Museum and Planetarium, St. Johnsbury. (Astronomy)
  • Northshire Mystery and Thriller Reading Group – The Boy In The Suitcase by Lene Kaaberbol and Agnete Friis, 2:00 pm, Northshire Bookstore, Manchester Center. (Mysteries)
  • A Transition Town Montpelier – Dr. Alan Betts – Dealing with Climate Change. 6pm, Kellogg-Hubbard Library, Montpelier. (Talk)