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    Empty Bowls Dinner

    Empty Bowls Dinner

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    Tue., Nov. 20, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.

    A simple meal served in handcrafted vessels raises funds for Salvation Farms. at Community College of Vermont in Winooski. Chittenden County (map). $5.

    'New Voices: Night of Drums'

    'New Voices: Night of Drums'

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    Sat., Nov. 17, 8 p.m.

    The Flynn Center for the Performing Arts continues its commitment to showcasing the intermingling of musical traditions in and around Burlington with its New Voices concert series. Now in its third season, the series shines a light on local and regional performers, many of whom have immigrant or refugee backgrounds. The first concert of the 2018-19 season, “Night of Drums,” features Ghanaian ensemble the Five Town All-Stars, led by drummer Victor Koblavi Dogah, and the all-female Korean drum troupe Sori Mori. Audience members may find that “the world rhythms of our new American friends and neighbors have reset the heartbeat of Burlington,” as the Flynn Center puts it in a press release. at FlynnSpace in Burlington (map). $15.

    'The Post'

    'The Post'

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    Wed., Nov. 14, 6-8 p.m.

    Meryl Streep portrays Katharine Graham, the first female publisher of a major American newspaper, in this fact-based drama about the race to expose a massive cover-up of government secrets. at Highland Center for the Arts in Greensboro. Northeast Kingdom (map). $5.

    'Planes, Trains and Automobiles'

    'Planes, Trains and Automobiles'

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    Wed., Nov. 21, 6 p.m.

    Comic legends Steve Martin and John Candy elicit big laughs in their 1987 comedy about a man traveling home for Thanksgiving with an obnoxious salesman in tow. at Highland Center for the Arts in Greensboro. Northeast Kingdom (map). Donations; canned food items accepted.

    Ibram X. Kendi

    Ibram X. Kendi

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    Fri., Nov. 16, 7:30 p.m.

    In 2016, Dr. Ibram X. Kendi, then 34 years old, became the youngest person ever to win the National Book Award for Nonfiction for his second book, Stamped From the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America. A professor of history and international relations and founding director of the Antiracist Research and Policy Center at American University in Washington, D.C., Kendi brings his breadth of knowledge to the 45th annual Vermont Humanities Fall Conference. Members of the public are invited to listen in on Kendi’s keynote address “Racist Ideas in America: From Slavery to Black Lives Matter.” at Ira Allen Chapel, University of Vermont in Burlington (map). Free.

    LNT Aid

    LNT Aid

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    Thu., Nov. 15, 7:30 p.m.

    If you’re a patron of the performing arts, LNT Aid is a prime opportunity to show support for Montpelier’s Lost Nation Theater. For the fifth year, the theater program puts on an epic benefit concert featuring songs, stories and laughter galore. This year’s lineup includes top Vermont artists such as folk chanteuse Patti Casey, singer-songwriter Jon Gailmor, feel-good rocker Chad Hollister and raconteur George Woodard. With offbeat Vermont actor Rick Ames serving as MC and several surprise guests waiting in the wings, this star-studded fundraiser sounds worthy of a standing ovation. at Montpelier City Hall Arts Center in Montpelier. Barre/Montpelier (map). $25; cash bar.

    Fast Flirting

    Fast Flirting

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    Mon., Nov. 19, 7-9 p.m.

    Singles in their thirties and forties make connections during face-to-face conversations with a tech twist. at Nectar's in Burlington (map). $20-25.

    New Chinese Acrobats

    New Chinese Acrobats

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    Thu., Nov. 15, 7 p.m.

    Hoop-diving and plate-spinning and juggling, oh my! The graceful and athletic entertainers of the New Chinese Acrobats serve up all this and more in an awe-inspiring Green Mountain State performance. Created in collaboration with Montréal’s world-famous Cirque Eloize, this elite touring ensemble combines modern-day techniques with ancient Chinese folk-art traditions in a dynamic show for all ages. Innovative stage design, eye-catching lighting and gravity-defying stunts make for a downright magical spectacle. at Northern Vermont University-Lyndon in Lyndonville. Northeast Kingdom (map). $33-36; free for students.

    Fall Bridal Show

    Fall Bridal Show

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    Sun., Nov. 18, 11:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m.

    Brides-to-be pile into photo booths, sample apps and mingle with industry professionals. at Vermont National Country Club in South Burlington. Chittenden County (map). $7-8; limited space.
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