Geek Things for September 12th, 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)
  • Student Research Project Presentations, 3:15 pm, Room 101, Cheray Science Hall, St. Michael’s College, Colchester. (Math)
  • Dungeons & Dragons, 6-8 pm, Brownell Library, Essex Junction. (Gaming)
  • FNM – Friday Night Magic – See our homepage for format, 6pm – 11pm, Quarterstaff Games, Burlington. (Gaming)
  • Board Game Night, 6:30-9 pm, Ilsley Public Library, Middlebury. (Gaming)
  • Family Movie – Muppets Most Wanted, 6:30-8:30 pm, Brownell Library, Essex Junction. (Movies)
  • Middlebury College Observatory Open House, 8-9:30 pm, McCardell Bicentennial Hall, Middlebury College, Middlebury. (Astronomy)
  • The Magic of Bird Migration, 4 pm, Nature Center, Little River State Park, Waterbury. $2-3; free for children ages 3 and under; preregister; call to confirm. (Birds)
  • Technology Help, 1-4 pm, Ilsley Public Library, Middlebury. (Tech)
  • Battle of Plattsburgh Commemoration Week. See champlain1812.com for details. 9 am-11 pm, Various locations, Plattsburgh. (History)
  • Queen City Ghostwalk: Darkness Falls, 8 pm, Burlington City Hall Park, Burlington. $15; preregister. (Ghosts)
  • “Night Sky” Lyman Spitzer Jr. Planetarium, 3:30pm – 4:00pm, Fairbanks Museum and Planetarium, St. Johnsbury. (Astronomy)
  • 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)
  • Campus Movie: Godzilla, 9:00 PM – 11:00 PM, Dole Auditorium, Webb Hall, Norwich University. (Movies)
  • Fall Migration Bird Walk. 7:30-9 am, North Branch Nature Center, Montpelier. $10/free for members & kids, 229-6206. (Birds)
  • Homeschoolers’ Day: Insects, 10:00 am, Montshire Museum of Science, Norwich. (Kids)
  • Caterpillar Lab, 11:00 am, Montshire Museum of Science, Norwich. (Kids)
  • Flames of War Open Play, 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm, Black Moon Games, Lebanon NH. (Gaming)
  • Friday Night Magic: Draft, 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm, Black Moon Games, Lebanon NH. (Gaming)