Geek Things for October 9th, 2014

  • ‘Into the Woods’, 2 & 7:30 pm, Briggs Opera House, White River Junction. $20-55. (Theater)
  • Osher Lifelong Learning Lecture – “History of Weather Forecasting.” 1:30 pm, Catamount Arts Center, St. Johnsbury. $5 suggested donation. (Talk)
  • Lego Fun, 3-4:30 pm, Brownell Library, Essex Junction. (Kids)
  • ECHO AfterDark: Celebrate Hard Cider, 6:30-9 pm, ECHO Lake Aquarium and Science Center/Leahy Center for Lake Champlain, Burlington. $20-25; for ages 21 and up. (Science!)
  • Nonfiction Book Club – The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks, 6:30-8 pm, Fairfax Community Library, Fairfax. (Books)
  • Brad Edmondson – In Ice Cream Social: The Struggle for the Soul of Ben & Jerry’s, 7 pm, Perry Hall, Champlain College, Burlington. (Ice Cream)
  • Forza: The Samurai Sword Workout, 6-7 pm, North End Studio A, Burlington. $10. (Workout)
  • Warmachine / Hordes, 5pm – 11pm, Quarterstaff Games, Burlington. (Gaming)
  • Woodin Environmental Studies Colloquium Series – Persuasive Technology for Positive Behavior Change: Employee Engagement as a Sustainability Super Strategy, 12:30 – 1:20pm, Franklin Environmental Center, The Orchard-Hillcrest 103, Middlebury College, Middlebury. (Talk)
  • “Night Sky” Lyman Spitzer Jr. Planetarium, 3:30pm – 4:00pm, Fairbanks Museum and Planetarium, St. Johnsbury. (Astronomy)
  • MTG @ Rutland Collectibles, Rutland Collectibles, Rutland. (Gaming)
  • After School Games – Fairlee, 3:00pm – 5:00pm, Fairlee library, Fairlee. (Gaming)
  • 802MTG Randolph, 5:00pm – 8:00pm, Kimball Library, Randolph. (Gaming)
  • Android: Netrunner – Casual Thursdays, 6:00pm, Brap’s Magic, Burlington. (Gaming)
  • Vermont Beer: History of a Brewing Revolution, 7:00pm, Phoenix Books, Burlington. (Beer)
  • Red Cross Blood Drive, 9 am-2 pm, Randolph Union High School, Randolph. (Blood)
  • Warmachine/Hordes Night, 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm, Black Moon Games, Lebanon NH. (Gaming)
  • 2-Player Game Night, 6:00 pm – 9:30 pm, Black Moon Games, Lebanon NH. (Gaming)
  • Magic EDH/Commander Night, 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm, Black Moon Games, Lebanon NH. (Gaming)
  • Archer Mayor “Proof Positive” reading & discussion, 7:30pm, Olde & New England Books, Newfane. (Authors)
  • Magic EDH Casual Play, 6:00pm, Triple Play Games, Claremont NH. (Gaming)