DORSET - Enjoy drinks and conversation on topics including sustainable agriculture, climate change, local consumption, alternative energies, on Thursday, Sept. 27 at 6:30 p.m. at Barrows House, 3156 Route 30, with environmental enthusiasts. Stay a little later, and enjoy "Tapas on the Terrace" from 9 p.m. until 11p.m.

Green Drinks is an informal group of community members who wish to engage in environmental issues broadly. For more information on the "local" Green Drinks movement worldwide, visit "Like" Green Drinks Manchester VT on Facebook.