Geek Things for September 28th

  • What Does Sustainability Mean to You? 6–8:30PM, Champlain Senior Center, McClure MultiGenerational Center, Burlington. Free. (Sustainability)
  • Community Bike Shop, 5–8PM, Bike Recycle Vermont, Burlington. Donations accepted. (Bikes)
  • Chess Club, 5:30PM, Kellogg-Hubbard Library, Montpelier. Free. (Chess)
  • Osher Lifelong Learning Lecture – “Images of Our Universe”, 1:30–3PM, Town & Country Resort in Stowe. $5.(Astronomy)
  • Seth Mnookin – The Panic Virus: A True Story of Medicine, Science and Fear, 7–8PM, Frederick H. Tuttle Middle School, South Burlington. Free. (Vaccines)
  • Magic: The Gathering – Draft $12 Entry Fee, 5pm – 11pm, Quarterstaff Games, Burlington. (Gaming)
  • Young Scientist Program – morning Series, 9:30 am. Members: $365 Non-members: $395 Pre-Registration Required. Monshire Museum of Science, Norwich. (Kids)
  • Young Scientist Program – afternoon Series, 1 pm. Members: $365 Non-members: $395 Pre-Registration Required. Monshire Museum of Science, Norwich. (Kids)
  • Author Appearance: Colin Meloy and Carson Ellis, 6pm – 6pm, Brookline, MA (Authors)
  • Naruto, 4:30pm – 8:00pm, The Gamer’s Grotto, Bennington. (Gaming)
  • D&D Encounter, 6:00pm – 8:30pm, The Gamers Grotto, Bennington. (Gaming)
  • Wednesday Night Board gaming at Triple Play, 6:00pm – 10:30pm, Triple Play, Lebanon, New Hampshire (Gaming)
  • Monarch Butterfly Tagging. Nets available, but bring one if you can. 3:30-5pm. North Branch Nature Center, Montpelier. 229-6206. (Nature)
  • Lots of Leaves. 10-11:30am, North Branch Nature Center, Montpelier. $5 per child, (Kids)

Geek Things for September 27th

  • Community of Observers in Quechee, 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm, Kellogg Hubbard Library, Montpelier. (Science)
  • Author Appearance: Neal Stephenson, 6pm, Brookline, MA (Authors)
  • Essential Digital Photography, 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. — Lafayette Hall L309, UVM, Burlington. Admission Fee: $60 for OLLI at UVM Members; $85 for Non-Members (Photography)
  • Green Drinks, 6–8PM, Main Street Landing Performing Arts Center, Burlington. Free. (Environmentalism)
  • Science & Stories: Sink or Float, 11AM, ECHO Lake Aquarium and Science Center, Burlington. Regular admission, $9.50-12.50; free for kids 2 and under. (Science)
  • Build Your Own Rain Barrel, 5:30–7PM, Public Works Building, South Burlington. $25. (DIY)
  • Dave Lacy – “A View of Goshen and the Green Mountain National Forest Over Time”, 7PM, Town Hall, Goshen. Free. (History)

Geek Things for September 26th

We’re back!

  • Historic Tours, 9AM–5PM, Wilson Castle, Proctor. $10. (Castle)
  • Creston Lea – “Discovering Electricity.” 2PM, Faith United Methodist Church, South Burlington. $5. (Talk)
  • Marjorie Cady Memorial Writers Group, 10AM–12PM, Ilsley Public Library, Middlebury. Free. (Writing)
  • Open Cardgames!, 6pm – 11pm, Quarterstaff Games, Burlington. (Gaming)
  • A Physicist Looks at Early Photography, 12:15 – 1:30pm, McCardell Bicentennial Hall 104, Middlebury College, Middlebury. (Physics)
  • Monday Night Magic, 6pm – 9pm, Village Pizza, Montpelier. (Gaming)
  • Mini Painting, 6:00pm – 8:30pm, The Gamers Grotto, Bennington. (Gaming)