Geek Things for February 18th, 2015

  •  FOL Basement Book Sale! 4-8PM, Rutland Free Library, Rutland. (Books)
  • Osher: Disappearing Alphabets & the Future of the Written Word, 1:30-3 pm, MSAC, Montpelier. $5 (Talk)
  • Dungeons & Dragons! 6-9pm, Triple Play Games, Claremont NH. (Gaming)
  • Pre-NEPL warmup at the Pinball Co-op, 5:00pm – 6:30pm, Pinball Coop, Burlington. (Gaming)
  • New England Pinball League/VT @ Tilt, 7:00pm – 7:30pm, Tilt Classic Arcade & Ale House, South Burlington. (Gaming)
  • Physics Colloquium, 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm, Fleming Museum 101, UVM, Burlington. (Physics)
  • D&D Encounters, 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
  • Board Game Night, 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
  • Pokemon League, 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
  • D&D Encounters, Brap’s Magic, Burlington. (Gaming)
  • “Night Sky” Lyman Spitzer Jr. Planetarium, 3:30pm – 4:00pm, Fairbanks Museum and Planetarium, St. Johnsbury. (Astronomy)
  • From Silent Spring to Silent Night: A Tale of Toads and Men, 7 – 8:30pm, McCardell Bicentennial Hall 216, Middlebury College, Middlebury. (Biology)
  • Magic: The Gathering – Draft – $12 Entry Fee, 6:30pm – 11:00pm, Quarterstaff Games, Burlington. (Gaming)
  • Pathfinder Society, 6:30pm – 11:00pm, Game Lounge, Quarterstaff Games, Burlington. (Gaming)
  • ‘Blithe Spirit’, 7:30 pm, Briggs Opera House, White River Junction. $20-55. (Theater)
  • ‘Creating Prosperity & Opportunity: Confronting Climate Change’ Summit, 8 am-4:30 pm, Vermont Technical College, Randolph. $40; preregister. (Climate)
  • Tabletop Game Night, 5:30-7:45 pm, Burnham Memorial Library, Colchester. (Gaming)
  • Tech Tutor Program, 5:30-7:30 pm, Dorothy Alling Memorial Library, Williston. (Tech)
  • ‘Much Ado About Nothing’, 7:30-10 pm, Royall Tyler Theatre, UVM, Burlington. $15-22. (Theater)
  • Tech Help With Clif, 1-2 pm, Brownell Library, Essex Junction. (Tech)
  • Creative Writing Workshop, 6:30 pm, Studio 266, Burlington. Free; preregister at burlingtonwritersworkshop.com. (Writing)
  • ChampFest, 10 am-5 pm, ECHO Lake Aquarium and Science Center/Leahy Center for Lake Champlain, Burlington. Free with admission, $9.50-12.50. (Champ)