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    Adam Boyce

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    Thu., Oct. 17, 12-1 p.m.

    History buffs listen in on "What Say You, Elder?," a lecture looking at the life and work of 19th-century Vermont minister Daniel "Elder" Field. at Vermont History Museum in Montpelier. Barre/Montpelier (map). Free.

    Beth Humstone

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    Wed., Oct. 16, 5 p.m.

    What can Vermonters learn from Italian town planning? Listeners find out from the urban planner's talk "Coming Down From the Hill Town." at Coach Barn at Shelburne Farms in Shelburne. Chittenden County (map). Free; cash bar.

    Bob Hoar

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    Sun., Oct. 20, 2 p.m.

    The historian and Bennington Battlefield State Historic Park docent speaks about the storehouses that were the target of British forces at the Battle of Bennington — which actually took place near Hoosick, N.Y. at Ethan Allen Homestead Museum in Burlington (map). Free.

    Brennan Gauthier

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    Wed., Oct. 23, 7 p.m.

    "A Real Monster on the Streets of Burlington: H.H. Holmes in Vermont" captivates true-crime connoisseurs. at Milton Grange Hall in Milton. Chittenden County (map). Donations.

    Carla Bley

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    Sat., Oct. 19, 6:30 p.m.

    Members of the Carla Bley Trio discuss the pianist's music and legacy. at Hood Museum, Dartmouth College in Hanover. Outside Vermont (map). Free.

    Cassandra Hartblay

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    Thu., Oct. 17, 12:15 p.m.

    The sociocultural medical anthropologist applies her expertise when reflecting on the process of coproducing the play I Was Never Alone in locations worldwide. at Dana Auditorium, Sunderland Language Center, Middlebury College in Middlebury. Middlebury Area (map). Free.

    Chad McEachern

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    Thu., Oct. 24, 4:30 p.m.

    The Edmundite Missions president and CEO looks at "The Use of Money in the Pursuit of Social Justice." Roy Event Center. at Dion Family Student Center, Saint Michael's College in Colchester. Chittenden County (map). Free.

    Christopher Klein

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    Thu., Nov. 21, 12 p.m.

    History buffs hear the outlandish story of the Irish American revolutionaries who tried to free Ireland by invading…Canada. at Vermont History Museum in Montpelier. Barre/Montpelier (map). Free.

    Current Events Conversation

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    Wed., Oct. 16, 10:30 a.m.-12 p.m.

    Newsworthy subjects take the spotlight in this informal discussion. at Dorothy Alling Memorial Library in Williston. Chittenden County (map). Free.

    Current Events Discussion Group

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    Tue., Oct. 22, 10-11:30 a.m. and Tue., Oct. 29, 10-11:30 a.m.

    Sandy Baird moderates a forum for the lively and courteous expression of views on the issues of the day. at Brownell Library in Essex Junction. Chittenden County (map). Free.

    Dan Benardot

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    Wed., Oct. 16, 7 p.m.

    Led by the registered dietitian and former U.S. Olympic team nutritionist, the public forum “Key Considerations for Nutrition and Physical Activity” offers information on maximizing health, wellness and athletic performance. Room 202. at Yokum 200 Auditorium, SUNY Plattsburgh in Plattsburgh. Outside Vermont (map). Free.

    Education & Enrichment for Everyone

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    Fri., Oct. 25, 2-3 p.m.

    CCTV Center for Media & Democracy executive director Lauren-Glenn Davitian touts the importance of public access TV to democracy. at Faith United Methodist Church in South Burlington. Chittenden County (map). $5; $45 for the series.

    Education & Enrichment for Everyone

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    Fri., Oct. 18, 2-3 p.m.

    Cuban American Friendship Society president Armando Vilaseca delivers "Cuba: A New Cold War?" at Faith United Methodist Church in South Burlington. Chittenden County (map). $5; $45 for the series.

    Elizabeth Gribkoff

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    Wed., Oct. 16, 4 p.m.

    Addressing audience members as part of the Current Topics in Science Speaker Series, the VTDigger.org reporter imparts her knowledge in “Bumble Bees, Solar Panels and Wastewater Plants: The Environmental Beat." Room 207. at Bentley Hall, Northern Vermont University-Johnson in Johnson. Stowe/Smuggs (map). Free.

    Ezra Ranz-Schleifer

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    Thu., Oct. 24, 7:30 p.m.

    A Co.Starters Speaker Series talk with local maker and entrepreneur covers creating goals and growth plans. at Do North Coworking in Lyndonville. Northeast Kingdom (map). Free.
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