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    Ginger Nickerson

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    Wed., Nov. 20, 4 p.m.

    “Telling Stories: Using Qualitative Research to Explore Natural Resource Management Issues” engages learners as part of the Current Topics in Science Speaker Series. Room 207. at Bentley Hall, Northern Vermont University-Johnson in Johnson. Stowe/Smuggs (map). Free.

    TEDx Brownell Library

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    Wed., Nov. 20, 7-8:30 p.m.

    Lifelong learners watch TED Talk videos centered on the topic "Facing Our Fears." at Brownell Library in Essex Junction. Chittenden County (map). Free.

    Current Events Discussion Group

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    Tue., Nov. 19, 10-11:30 a.m. and Tue., Nov. 26, 10-11:30 a.m.

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

    Bill Mares

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    Tue., Nov. 19, 6-7 p.m.

    What's all the buzz about? "Bees Besieged: A History of Beekeeping" lays out the origin and evolution of the occupation sometimes called "farming for intellectuals." at Carpenter-Carse Library in Hinesburg. Chittenden County (map). Free.

    'Magnesium, the Forgotten Mineral'

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    Tue., Nov. 19, 6:30 p.m.

    Experts break down why magnesium is so important to our bodies and whether our food provides enough of the mineral. at Chemists By Nature in Colchester. Chittenden County (map). Free.

    Join Neal Pease

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    Tue., Nov. 19, 6:30-7:30 p.m.

    Listeners bring questions to the talk "Hormone Balance in Women and Men." at Chemists By Nature in Colchester. Chittenden County (map). Free.

    Shalom Goldman

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    Tue., Nov. 19, 4-5 p.m.

    The Middlebury College professor who coauthored the libretto and wrote the vocal texts for the opera Akhnaten speaks ahead of a November 23 broadcast from the Metropolitan Opera. Unity Hall. at Congregational Church in Middlebury. Middlebury Area (map). Free.

    Current Events Conversation

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    Wed., Nov. 20, 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 Conversation

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    Wed., Dec. 18, 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.

    Education & Enrichment for Everyone

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    Fri., Nov. 22, 2-3 p.m.

    Vermont Historical Society public program manager Amanda Gustin delivers "Justin Morgan's Horse: Making an American Myth." at Faith United Methodist Church in South Burlington. Chittenden County (map). $5; $45 for the series.

    State of the World Community Discussions

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    Mondays, 10 a.m.

    Activist Sandy Baird leads an open forum reflecting on and analyzing current events in a nonjudgmental setting. at Fletcher Free Library in Burlington (map). Free.

    Katheryn Wright

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    Thu., Nov. 21, 6-7:30 p.m.

    In "Reckless Ideas: Walk Like a Posthuman," Wright draws on posthuman theories asking people to rethink their relationships with nonhumans, technology and the environment. at Generator in Burlington (map). Free.

    One World Library Project

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    Thu., Nov. 21, 7-8:30 p.m.

    Jaclyn Davidson provides perspective in “Hands in Outreach: Giving Nepali Girls a Future Through Education." at Lawrence Memorial Library in Bristol. Middlebury Area (map). Free.

    Lisa Brooks

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    Tue., Nov. 19, 7 p.m.

    A professor of English and American studies at Amherst College, the speaker shares her knowledge in “Reframing Early History: King Philip’s War and the Abenaki Nation." at Mack Hall Auditorium in Northfield. Barre/Montpelier (map). Free.

    Erik Esselstrom

    Erik Esselstrom

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    Wed., Nov. 20, 4:30-6 p.m.

    The full professor lecture "In the Shadow of Mao’s Mushroom Clouds: Japanese Reactions to Chinese Nuclear Weapons in the 1960s" engages audience members. at Memorial Lounge, Waterman Building, University of Vermont in Burlington (map). Free.
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