Geek Things for September 5th, 2014

  • Eclipse Grange Shorts: An Evening of Short Story Performances “Sci-Fi Exploration”, 7:30 pm, Eclipse Grange Theater, Thetford. Admission: Adults $15, Seniors $12, Students $10. (SciFi)
  • “Night Sky” Lyman Spitzer Jr. Planetarium, 3:30pm – 4:00pm, Fairbanks Museum and Planetarium, St. Johnsbury. (Astronomy)
  • FNM – Friday Night Magic – See our homepage for format, 6pm – 11pm, Quarterstaff Games, Burlington. (Gaming)
  • Campus Movie: Captain America: The Winter Soldier, 9:00 PM – 11:00 PM, Webb Hall, Dole Auditorium, Norwich University, Northfield. (Movies)
  • UVM Computer Science Research Day, “Complex Event Analytics on Big Data Streams” by keynoter Elke Rundensteiner, 8:30 am-4 pm, Sugar Maple Ballroom, Davis Center, UVM, Burlington. (Tech)
  • Book & Bake Sale, 9 am-1 pm, Grace Methodist Church, Essex Junction. (Books)
  • South End Art Hop, 5-10 pm, Various Burlington locations. (Art)
  • Archaeology of the Missisquoi Delta, 6:30 pm, St. Albans Historical Museum, St. Albans. (Talk)
  • Northshire Classic Mystery Reading Group, 2:00 pm, Northshire Bookstore, Manchester Center. (Books)
  • Red Cross Blood Drive, noon-5:30 pm, Bradford Congregational Church, Bradford. (Blood)
  • Friday Night Magic: Standard, 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm, Black Moon Games, Lebanon NH. (Gaming)
  • Flames of War Open Play, 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm, Black Moon Games, Lebanon NH. (Gaming)
  • Game Night at Clem’s, 6:00pm – 12:00am, Clem’s Late Night, Rutland. (Gaming)
  • FNM at Heroes Kingdom, 6:00pm, Heroes Kingdom, St. Albans. (Gaming)
  • Tabletop Sanctuary, 6:00pm – 10:00pm, Crowe’s Nest, Randolph. (Gaming)
  • MTG:FNM Brap’s, 6:30pm, Brap’s Magic, Burlington. (Gaming)
  • FNM at the Book Garden, 7:00pm, Book Garden, Montpelier. (Gaming)
  • Aikido Demonstration, 7-7:30 pm, Aikido of Champlain Valley, Burlington. (Martial Arts)
  • Fall Migration Bird Walks, 7:30-9 am, North Branch Nature Center, Montpelier. $10; free for kids and members. (Birds)
  • Video Sale, 10 am-4:30 pm, John V. Craven Community Services Center, Middlebury. (Movies)
  • Queen City Ghostwalk: Darkness Falls, 8 pm, Burlington City Hall Park, Burlington. $15; preregister. (Ghosts)