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    Authors at the Aldrich

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    Wed., July 18, 6-8 p.m.

    Lit lovers lend their ears for a talk by fiction writer Robin MacArthur, who penned the 2018 page-turner Half Wild. at Aldrich Public Library in Barre. Barre/Montpelier (map). Free.

    Historical Fiction Workshop

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    Wed., July 18, 6:30-8:30 p.m.

    Burlington Writers Workshop participants learn to navigate narratives based on true events from the past. at 110 Main St., Suite 3C in Burlington (map). Free; preregister at meetup.com; limited space.

    Jessica Aiken-Hall

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    Wed., July 18, 7-8 p.m.

    The local author reads and signs her memoir, The Monster That Ate My Mommy, an account of her abusive upbringing in rural Vermont. at St. Johnsbury Athenaeum in St. Johnsbury. Northeast Kingdom (map). Free.

    Extempo

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    Wed., July 18, 8-10 p.m.

    Local raconteurs tell first-person true stories before a live audience. at deMena's in Montpelier. Barre/Montpelier (map). $5.

    Book Sale

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    Through July 29, 7 a.m.-8 p.m.

    A long-running library fundraiser features more than 25 categories of page-turners. at Stowe Free Library in Stowe. Stowe/Smuggs (map). Free.

    Writing Circle

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    Wednesdays, 4-5 p.m.

    Words flow when participants explore creative expression in a low-pressure environment. at The Pathways Vermont Community Center in Burlington (map). Free.

    Recovery Write Now

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    Wednesdays, 6-7:15 p.m.

    Wordsmiths in recovery let their creativity flow in a lively and supportive setting. at Turning Point Center in Burlington (map). Free.

    Donald & Carol Thompson

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    Thu., July 19, 6:30 p.m.

    Art hounds hear a talk by the authors of Perseverance: The Life and Work of Painter James Hope. at Phoenix Books Rutland in Rutland. Rutland/Killington (map). Free.

    Lawrence Millman

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    Thu., July 19, 7-9 p.m.

    An illustrated reading and discussion introduces readers to At the End of the World: A True Story of Murder in the Arctic, the latest book by the Center for Circumpolar Studies contributor. at Gallery at River Arts in Morrisville. Stowe/Smuggs (map). Free.

    Canaan Meetinghouse Reading Series

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    Thu., July 19, 7:30 p.m.

    Writers Christopher Wren and Lauren Groff share portions of their work. at Meetinghouse in Canaan. Outside Vermont (map). Free.

    Friday Morning Workshop

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    Fri., July 20, 10:30 a.m.

    Wordsmiths offer constructive criticism on works in progress by Burlington Writers Workshop members. at 110 Main St., Suite 3C in Burlington (map). Free; preregister at meetup.com; limited space.

    Dan Szczesny

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    Fri., July 20, 4-6 p.m.

    Nonfiction fans hear from the author of The White Mountain: Rediscovering Mount Washington's Hidden Culture. at Galaxy Bookshop in Hardwick. Northeast Kingdom (map). Free.

    League of Vermont Writers Meet Agents Event

    League of Vermont Writers Meet Agents Event

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    Sat., July 21, 8:30 a.m.-6 p.m.

    Published and unpublished writers may sign up for one-on-one pitch sessions during a day packed with presentations, panels, networking opportunities, a cocktail hour and book signings. at Trader Duke's Hotel in South Burlington. Chittenden County (map). $135-185 non-members; $35 per pitch session; preregister.

    Poetry & Pie II

    Poetry & Pie II

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    Sat., July 21, 3-5 p.m.

    Wordsmiths Didi Jackson, Julia Shipley and Ocean Vuong read selected stanzas before an open mic session, all accompanied by taste-bud tempting treats. at Sweetland Farm in Norwich. Upper Valley (map). $6-10.

    Back Roads Readings

    Back Roads Readings

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    Sun., July 22, 3-4:30 p.m.

    Poet Geof Hewitt and novelist Jeffrey Lent give voice to selected works. A reception and book signing follow. at Brownington Congregational Church in Brownington. Northeast Kingdom (map). Free.
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