Saturday, Jan. 25

DORSET - Dorset furniture maker William Laberge is offering an Introductory Furniture Making Class at his workshop. The class will meet from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 25, and 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 26.
The price for the class is $375 plus $75 for materials. Space is limited.
For information about the classes call 802-325-2117 or visit www.williamlaberge.com.

STRATTON - The Tubbs Romp to Stomp Out Breast Cancer Snowshoe Series, to benefit Susan G. Komen Vermont-New Hampshire, is returning to Stratton Mountain Resort for its 12th running on Saturday, Jan. 25.
For more information or to register, visit www.tubbsrompto stomp.com.

MANCHESTER - Green Mountain Academy for Lifelong Learning presents a two-part lecture on Native American history of colonial New England on Saturday, Jan. 25, at Equinox Village in Manchester Center. Independent historian and Norwich University administrator Lars Nielsen will be the presenter.
For more information and to register, visit greenmtnacademy.org or call the GMA office at 867-0111.

STRATTON MOUNTAIN - The Stratton Mountain School Winter Ball will be held on Saturday, Jan. 25, in the Burtscher Fieldhouse. The theme this year is "Dreams of Gold" to celebrate the more than 35 Olympians who have attended SMS over the past 40 years. For tickets, contact Wendy Schriebl at (802) 856-1101. For more information, go to www.gosms.org/dreamsofgold.

MANCHESTER - Mark Skinner Library will be holding Well-Being Day for Mind, Body & Spirit on Saturday, Jan. 25, from 12-3 p.m. The public is invited to anywhere from one to all of the presentations. Space is limited. To register, call (802) 362-2607 or email events@markskinnerlibrary.org.

Sunday, Jan. 26

VERMONT - On Jan. 26, Vermonters can hit the ski slopes and cross-country ski or snowshoe trails around the state to help others in their community who will be facing a difficult winter ahead. Participants collect donations (or make their own) to raise money for Ski for Heat and will be eligible to win prizes, including Rossignol skis and ski-and-stay packages.
The event is open to skiers, snowboarders, cross-country skiers, and snowshoers of all abilities and ages.
For more information, go to www.skiforheat.org.

Thursday, Jan. 30

ARLINGTON - As part of its annual Internet Safety Day, the Battenkill Valley Supervisory Union will host TECHNICOOL, a tech safety program, in the Mack Performing Arts Center on Thursday, Jan. 30, from 5-7 p.m. The program is free of charge.
For more information on Internet Safety Day, contact Arlington's Technology Coordinator Nicole DelNegro-Jozefiak at jozefiakn@bvsu.org or 375. 2589, extension 127.