Geek Things for July 26th, 2017

Books

  • Authors at the Aldrich: Food Historian Adam Krakowski. 6PM, Aldrich Public Library, Barre.

Gaming

  • Magic the Gathering for Teens/Tweens, 4pm – 6pm, Turner Toys & Hobbies Essex Outlets, Essex.
  • Board Game Night, 5pm – 10pm, Tinker & Smithy Game Store, Middlebury.
  • Miniature Painting Night, 6pm – 8PM, Tinker & Smithy Game Store, Middlebury.
  • MTG – HOU Booster Draft, 7pm – 11pm, Quarterstaff Games, Burlington.
  • D&D Encounters, 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm, Black Moon Games, Lebanon NH.
  • Pokemon League, 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm, Black Moon Games, Lebanon NH.

Kids

  • LEGO building challenges, 10-11 AM, Rutland Free Library, Rutland.
  • Lego Club, 4-5PM, Aldrich Public Library, Barre.
  • Love Reptiles? 11 a.m.-12 p.m, Monkeying Around Play Center, St. Albans. $15; preregister; limited space.
  • STEM Fixes Fairy Tales, 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Fairfax Community Library, Fairfax. Free; preregister.
  • Maker Programs, 1:30-3 pm, Waterbury Public Library, Waterbury. Free; preregister.
  • Wednesday Booktivity: Minute to Win It, Building Edition, 3-4 p.m., Burnham Memorial Library, Colchester. Free; preregister.
  • Science Loves Art, 10 a.m.-3 p.m.m  ECHO Leahy Center for Lake Champlain, Burlington. Regular admission, $13.50-16.50; free for members and kids 2 and under.
  • ‘Walking with Dinosaurs: Prehistoric Planet 3D’, 10:30 a.m., 12:30, 2:30 & 4:30 p.m., Northfield Savings Bank Theater: A National Geographic Experience, ECHO Leahy Center for Lake Champlain, Burlington. $3-5 plus regular admission, $13.50-16.50; admission free for members and kids 2 and under.
  • ‘Meerkats 3D’, 11:30 a.m., 1:30 & 3:30 p.m., Northfield Savings Bank Theater: A National Geographic Experience, ECHO Leahy Center for Lake Champlain, Burlington. $3-5 plus regular admission, $13.50-16.50; admission free for members and kids 2 and under.
  • ‘Flight of the Butterflies’, 11 a.m., 1 & 3 p.m., Northfield Savings Bank Theater: A National Geographic Experience, ECHO Leahy Center for Lake Champlain, Burlington. $3-5 plus regular admission, $13.50-16.50; admission free for members and kids 2 and under.
  • ‘Sea Monsters 3D: A Prehistoric Adventure’, 2 & 4 p.m., Northfield Savings Bank Theater: A National Geographic Experience, ECHO Leahy Center for Lake Champlain, Burlington. $3-5 plus regular admission, $13.50-16.50; admission free for members and kids 2 and under.

Movies

  • Jaws, 8:30-10:30PM, Woodstock History Center, Woodstock.

Science

  • Stargazing at The Mittelman Observatory, 9 – 10:30pm, McCardell Bicentennial Hall Observatory, Middlebury College, Middlebury.
  • “Two Small Pieces of Glass” in the Lyman Spitzer Jr. Planetarium, 11:00am – 11:30am, Fairbanks Museum & Planetarium, St Johnsbury.
  • Looking Up Tonight (Planetarium Show), 12:00pm – 12:30pm, Fairbanks Museum & Planetarium, St Johnsbury.
  • Juno & Jupiter: Their First Anniversary (Planetarium Show), 1pm – 2pm, Fairbanks Museum & Planetarium, St Johnsbury.
  • Looking Up Tonight (Planetarium Show), 2:30pm – 3:00pm, Fairbanks Museum & Planetarium, St Johnsbury.
  • “Two Small Pieces of Glass” in the Lyman Spitzer Jr. Planetarium, 3:30pm – 4:00pm, Fairbanks Museum & Planetarium, St Johnsbury.
  • Farm Smarter Not Harder — Production Efficiency for Onion & Potato Crops, 3-6 p.m., Hurricane Flats, South Royalton. $20-25.

Talk

Maggie Dembinski – Energy for Everybody, 5:30-6:30 p.m., Rutland Free Library, Rutland.

Tech

  • Getting the Most out of Your Gmail Account, 6:30-7:30 p.m., Waterbury Public Library, Waterbury.
  • Girls Code, 11 a.m.-12 p.m., Fletcher Free Library, Burlington
  • Tech Help With Clif, 12 & 1 p.m., Brownell Library, Essex Junction. Theater
  • ‘Ken Ludwig’s Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery’, 2 & 7:30 p.m., Dorset Playhouse, Dorset. $18-52.

Writing

  • Short Fiction Workshop, , 6:30 p.m., 110 Main St., Suite 3C, Burlington. Free; preregister at meetup.com; limited space.
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