Kitchen for Kids – Apples, apples, apples galore
When: 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. on Friday, September 23
Where: Swanton Recreation, 16 Jewett St., Swanton
Details: This workshop will provide a structured kitchen environment for children in grades 1-6. Lessons in nutrition, kitchen safety and cooking will be given by an experienced chef and each workshop will cost $10 per child. Register online at the Swanton Recreation website.
Zen with a pen
When: 5:30-6:30 p.m. on Friday, September 23
Where: Swanton Public Library, 1 First St., Swanton
Details: Explore creative doodling with Judy Paxman to help melt away the stress of the week. Pre-registration is required by calling (802) 868-2559 or emailing Faith.email@example.com. This event is offered free of charge to the community by the Abenaki Nation of Missisquoi and the VT Department of Health.
Child car seat inspection event
When: 9 a.m. to noon on Saturday, September 24
Where: Highgate Volunteer Fire Department, 2996 VT Route 78, Highgate
Details: Make sure your child is riding safely by attending this free car seat inspection event. Bring your child, your car, and your child’s safety seat to receive personal instruction on proper installation and use from a nationally certified technician. Co-sponsored by the Highgate and Franklin Fire Departments, as well as the Be Seat Smart program.
When: 9:30-11:30 a.m. Saturday, September 24
Where: Sheldon Interfaith Food Shelf
Details: Children 5th grade and up are invited to take part in this free cooking class offered by the Sheldon Library. Class size is limited; please pre-register at 802-933-2524 or firstname.lastname@example.org. See the menu at: www.facebook.com/sheldonmunicipallibrary.
Introduction to Mindfulness and Meditation
When: 10 a.m. Saturday, September 24
Where: First Congregational Church, St. Albans
Details: This course is the first in a three-part series that will explore ways to help reduce stress and stay centered. Everyone is welcome. The class is free, but please call to reserve your spot: 802-524-4555.
Saint Albans Museum Disc Golf Tournament
When: 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday, September 24
Where: Hard’Ack Recreation, St. Albans
Details: The Saint Albans Museum is hosting a disc golf tournament in support of its mission to protect local history and culture. There will be a full 18-hole course with two-person teams as well as recreational and advanced divisions with prizes for each division.
Chicken Pie Supper
When: 5:30 p.m. Saturday, September 24
Where: Richford United Methodist Church, 86 River Street, Richford
Details: A meal consisting of chicken pot pie, mashed potatoes with gravy, squash, beets, coleslaw and pie. The cost for adults is $12 and $6 for children ages 6-12. Advance ordering is recommended but not required by calling 802-848-3477. Leave a message if no one answers. Proceeds to benefit Church Repair.
The Johnny Cash Tribute Show
When: 7 p.m. on Saturday, September 24
Where: Enosburg Falls Opera House
Details: The Johnny Cash Tribute Show returns to the Enosburg Falls Opera House with an all-new must-see show. Doors open at 6:30 p.m., cash bar. Tickets are $20 and are available in advance below or at the door on the evening of.
Second Annual Outdoor Market and Fall Gathering
When: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Sunday, September 25
Where: The Soule House, 123 North Road, Fairfield
Details: Local vendors and food will be available for sale at this event, as well as horse-drawn wagon rides.
Friends walk 2022
When: 12:30 p.m. Sunday, September 25
Where: Collins Perley Sports and Fitness Center, St. Albans
Details: A walk to educate, advocate and celebrate with the Down syndrome community, organized by Northwest Counseling and Support Services. All are invited to show their support for inclusion and acceptance during Down Syndrome Awareness Month by forming a team to walk. There will also be a sensory toy station, bouncy house, and free food and drink.
Medicare 101 Workshop
When: 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. on Tuesday, September 27
Where: 1 Franklin Park West, St. Albans
Details: Head to this free workshop to learn more about Medicare Parts A and B and when to enroll. Prescription Part D plans, Medicare supplement, Advantage plans, etc. will also be discussed. Call 802-429-8302 to RSVP.
Meeting with EBCA candidates
When: 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Tuesday, September 27
Where: Enosburg Falls Opera House
Details: Hosted by the Enosburg Business & Community Association, this event will give each candidate 5 minutes to introduce themselves. Light refreshments and discussion will ensue. The event will be indoors and outdoors to accommodate any concerns.