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    Authors at the Aldrich

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    Wed., July 26, 6 p.m.

    Adam Krakowski excerpts Vermont Beer: History of a Brewing Revolution and Vermont Prohibition: Teetotalers, Bootleggers & Corruption. at Aldrich Public Library in Barre. Barre/Montpelier (map). Free.

    Short Fiction Workshop

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    Wednesdays, 6:30 p.m. Continues through July 26

    Readers give feedback on stories penned by Burlington Writers Workshop members. at 110 Main St., Suite 3C in Burlington (map). Free; preregister at meetup.com; limited space.

    Canaan Meetinghouse Reading Series

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    Thu., July 27, 7:30 p.m.

    Poet Major Jackson and fiction writer Alexander Chee share portions of their work. at Meetinghouse in Canaan. Outside Vermont (map). Free.

    Book Sale

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    Fri., July 28, 8 a.m.-6 p.m. and Sat., July 29, 7:30 a.m.-1 p.m.

    Bibliophiles browse thousands of gently used titles. at Aldrich Public Library in Barre. Barre/Montpelier (map). Free.

    Burlington Women Veterans Book Group

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    Fri., July 28, 12:30-2 p.m., Fri., Aug. 25, 12:30-2 p.m., Fri., Sept. 22, 12:30-2 p.m., Fri., Oct. 20, 12:30-2 p.m., Fri., Nov. 17, 12:30-2 p.m. and Fri., Dec. 15, 12:30-2 p.m.

    Those who have served in the U.S. military connect over reading materials and lunch. at Burlington Lakeside Clinic in Burlington (map). Free; preregister.

    Poetry & Pie

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    Sat., July 29, 2-4 p.m.

    Wordsmiths James Crews, Dede Cummings and Mary Kane read selected stanzas before a Q&A and an open mic session, all accompanied by sweet and savory bites. at Sweetland Farm in Norwich. Upper Valley (map). $6.

    A 'Ulysses' Summer: Summer Literature Reading Group

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    Tue., Aug. 1, 6:30 p.m.

    Ambitious readers discuss selected pages from James Joyce's Ulysses. at 110 Main St., Suite 3C in Burlington (map). Free; preregister at meetup.com; limited space.

    Poetry Clinic

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    First and Third Tuesday of every month, 6-8 p.m.

    Writers keep their pens and minds in motion with generative exercises and respectful critiques. at River Arts in Morrisville. Stowe/Smuggs (map). $5.

    Storytelling VT

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    First Tuesday of every month, 7:30-9 p.m.

    Locals tell true tales before a live audience. at Light Club Lamp Shop in Burlington (map). Free.

    Authors at the Aldrich

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    Wed., Aug. 2, 6 p.m.

    Kekla Magoon, writer of children's and young adult stories, excerpts Shadows of Sherwood and X. at Aldrich Public Library in Barre. Barre/Montpelier (map). Free.

    Wednesday Evening Book Club

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    Wed., Aug. 2, 6:45-7:45 p.m.

    Avid readers exchange ideas and opinions about Everything I Never Told You by Celeste Ng. at Burnham Memorial Library in Colchester. Chittenden County (map). Free.

    David Holdridge

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    Wed., Aug. 2, 7 p.m.

    Nonfiction fans perk up their ears for a discussion of the memoir The Avant Garde of Western Civ. at Phoenix Books Burlington in Burlington (map). Free.

    Creative Writing Workshop

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    Wednesdays, 6:30 p.m. Continues through Aug. 30

    Wordsmiths focus on elements of craft while discussing works-in-progress penned by Burlington Writers Workshop members. at 110 Main St., Suite 3C in Burlington (map). Free; preregister at meetup.com; limited space.

    Town House Forum

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    Thu., Aug. 3, 7-8:30 p.m.

    A provocative reading and discussion series hosts musicians Pat Alger and Jim Rooney. at Strafford Town House in Strafford. Upper Valley (map). Donations.

    Recite!

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    First Thursday of every month, 5:30-7 p.m.

    Rhyme-and-meter masters regale listeners with original and chosen poetry at this monthly meet-up. at Mon Vert Café in Woodstock. Upper Valley (map). Free; preregister.
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