Geek Things for May 6th, 2015

  • Creative Writing Workshop, 6:30 pm, 22 Church St., Burlington. Free; preregister at meet up.com; limited space. (Writing)
  • Carlo D’Este – “A Historian’s Reflections on War,” 7 pm, Kellogg-Hubbard Library, Montpelier. (History)
  • H. Nicholas Muller III – Inventing Ethan Allen, 7-8:30 pm, Ilsley Public Library, Middlebury. (History)
  • Nancy Nahra – Amelia Earhart’s often-overlooked aviation and literary accomplishments, 7 pm, St. Johnsbury Athenaeum, St. Johnsbury. (History)
  • Vermont History Day Presentations – “Leadership and Legacy in History.” 7-8:30 pm, Milton Historical Museum, Milton. (History)
  • Magic: The Gathering – Draft – $12 Entry Fee, 6:30pm – 11:00pm, Quarterstaff Games, Burlington. (Gaming)
  • BIOL-MBB-ESBI-NSCI Thesis Presentations, 12:30 – 1:20pm, McCardell Bicentennial Hall 220, Middlebury College, Middlebury. (Science)
  • Path of Devastation: Broken Roads (2015 Season 2 League), Quarterstaff Games, Burlington. (Gaming)
  • Pathfinder Society – Quarterstaff, Quarterstaff, Burlington. (Gaming)
  • D&D Encounters, Brap’s Magic, Burlington. (Gaming)
  • DnD Sign Up, Tinker & Smithy, Middlebury. (Gaming)
  • Game Night at Local 64, Local 64, Montpelier. (Gaming)
  • Code for Kids, 3-4 pm, Waterbury Public Library, Waterbury. Please call 244-7036 to register your child. (Kids)
  • New England Pinball League, 7:00pm – 7:30pm, Tilt Classic Arcade and Ale House, South Burlington. (Gaming)
  • “Night Sky” Lyman Spitzer Jr. Planetarium, 3:30pm – 4:00pm, Fairbanks Museum and Planetarium, St. Johnsbury. (Astronomy)
  • D&D Encounters, 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm, Black Moon Games, Lebanon NH. (Gaming)
  • Board Game Night, 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm, Black Moon Games, Lebanon NH. (Gaming)
  • Pokemon League, 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm, Black Moon Games, Lebanon NH. (Gaming)