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    '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.

    Stick-Season Bird Monitoring Walk

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    Sat., Nov. 17, 8-10 a.m.

    With leaves off the trees, birders spot feathered fliers as they forage for late-fall food. Office building. at Green Mountain Audubon Center in Huntington. Chittenden County (map). Donations.

    Ski, Ride & Winter Sports Sale

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    Sat., Nov. 17, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. and Sun., Nov. 18, 8 a.m.-12 p.m.

    New and used gear changes hands to benefit Cambridge Area Rotary Winter Wellness Days program. at Cambridge Community Center in Cambridge. Stowe/Smuggs (map). Free.

    Bird Monitoring Walk

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    Sat., Nov. 17, 8:30-10:30 a.m.

    Participants of all experience levels keep their eyes and ears open while searching for winged wonders. Binoculars and field guides are available to borrow. at Macrae Farm Park in Colchester. Chittenden County (map). Free.

    NAMI Vermont Mental Illness & Recovery Workshop

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    Sat., Nov. 17, 9 a.m.-4 p.m.

    Family, peers, professionals and community members at this National Alliance on Mental Illness seminar brush up on symptoms, treatment methods, coping strategies and more. Preregister for Williston and Montpelier locations. Free; preregister.

    Holiday Showcase & Craft Fair

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    Sat., Nov. 17, 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

    Vermont crafters and artists showcase festive wares. at Bellows Free Academy (Fairfax) in Fairfax. Champlain Islands/Northwest (map). Nonperishable food donations.

    Winter Clothing Drive

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    Sat., Nov. 17, 9 a.m.-1 p.m.

    Gently used cold-weather gear helps those in need. at Jaquith Public Library in Marshfield. Barre/Montpelier (map). Free.

    Pittsford Holiday Craft Show

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    Sat., Nov. 17, 9 a.m.-2 p.m.

    Two floors of vendors boast a wide variety of goods. A chili cookoff, raffles and snacks round out the fun. at Lothrop Elementary School in Pittsford. Rutland/Killington (map). Free.

    Holiday Fair & Basket Raffle

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    Sat., Nov. 17, 9 a.m.-2 p.m.

    Browsers bid in a silent auction and bag books and baked goods. at St. Alphonsus Ligouri Church in Pittsford. Rutland/Killington (map). Free.

    Pride Hikes: Mount Philo

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    Sat., Nov. 17, 9:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.

    Clad in weather-appropriate clothing, LGBTQA+ hikers carpool to their destination for a 2-mile roundtrip trek. at Shaw's (Shelburne Road) in South Burlington. Chittenden County (map). Free.

    George Twigg & David Zuckerman

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    Sat., Nov. 17, 10 a.m.-12 p.m.

    Robust discussion is encouraged as the state director for Rep. Peter Welch and the lieutenant governor consider "Where Do We Go From Here?: The Election's Impact on Congress and the Vermont Legislature." at Unitarian Church of Montpelier in Montpelier. Barre/Montpelier (map). Free.

    Holiday Shopping Extravaganza

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    Sat., Nov. 17, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

    Purveyors such as LulaRoe, Tupperware and Pampered Chef provide something special for everyone on folks' gift-giving lists. at Black Box Theater, Main Street Landing Performing Arts Center in Burlington (map). Free.

    Amnesty International Write for Rights

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    Sat., Nov. 17, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

    Individuals make their voices heard by writing, emailing, texting and tweeting to help end human-rights abuses. Champlain Valley Amnesty International hosts. at Brownell Library in Essex Junction. Chittenden County (map). Free.

    Holiday Craft Fair & Bake Sale

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    Sat., Nov. 17, 10 a.m.-3 p.m.

    Goods from more than 35 crafters and vendors vie for spots in shoppers' totes. at American Legion Post 27 in Middlebury. Middlebury Area (map). Free.

    Orchard Valley's Holiday Market

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    Sat., Nov. 17, 10 a.m.-3 p.m.

    Local artisans put forth handcrafted gifts. at Alumni Hall Gallery, Vermont College of Fine Arts in Montpelier. Barre/Montpelier (map). Free.
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