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Top Picks for October 2021: Things To Do Around The Upper Valley

It's a great time to experience the outdoors and all the traditional activities that Fall offers in the Upper Valley plus much more!  Here are our top picks from our calendar.

Hanover, Lyme, Norwich, Fairlee Area:

French Macarons Virtual  - start Oct 03 2021 0100PM

French Macarons (Virtual): Oct 3, 2021 1:00PM

Learn to make these delicate meringue-based confections. We’ll cover the French technique for these almond cookie bases, and make a batch of French-style meringue buttercream to color and... Read More » 


 Anthony McGill with Anna Polonskh - start Oct 07 2021 0730PM

Anthony McGill with Anna Polonskh: Oct 7, 2021 7:30PM

An evening of classical favorites from an enchanting duo. Anthony McGill, principal clarinet of the New York Philharmonic and the 2020 Avery Fisher Prize recipient, returns to the Hop alo... Read More » 

Sticky Fingers Breakfast Buns - start Oct 09 2021 0900AM

Sticky Fingers: Breakfast Buns: Oct 9, 2021 9:00AM

These are the old-fashioned cinnamon buns you crave. You'll make two sweet temptations--the classic iced cinnamon buns, and sticky buns with a finger-licking gooey caramel topping!Before ... Read More » 


Sundance Film Festival - start Oct 09 2021 0700PM

Sundance Film Festival: Oct 9, 2021 7:00PM

With their tight running times and limited scopes, short films transcend traditional storytelling. They are also a significant and popular way artists can connect with audiences. This yea... Read More » 


Mahjong in Orford - start Oct 11 2021 0100PM

Mahjong in Orford: Oct 11, 2021 1:00PM

All levels of play are welcome for weekly games. Read More » 


Airplay Workshops for Homeschoolers in Norwich - start Oct 14 2021 1030AM

Airplay Workshops for Homeschoolers in Norwich: Oct 14, 2021 10:30AM

Explore air, including its physical properties, how objects interact with it, and how moving air can be a force that behaves in interesting ways. There are two sessions of this workshop.... Read More » 


Savory French Tarts  - start Oct 23 2021 0100PM

Savory French Tarts: Oct 23, 2021 1:00PM

The French have managed to make everything more delicious by putting it in a crust, and in this class you’ll learn how to make the crusts and the fillings that work together for memorable... Read More » 


Lebanon, West Lebanon, Claremont, Windsor, White River Junction Area:

SILO Fall Harvest Party - start Oct 01 2021 0500PM

SILO Fall Harvest Party: Oct 1, 2021 5:00PM

Join us Friday, October 1st from 5-8 pm on the SILO patio for our FALL HARVEST PARTY! This festive evening will include: - SILO fall-themed cocktails (with warm options to keep away the ... Read More » 


 Zen Archery A First Shot at Kyudo F21  Instructor Ray Chin - start Oct 02 2021 0900AM

Zen Archery: A “First Shot” at Kyudo (F21) Instructor: Ray Chin: Oct 02, 2021 9:00AM

Kyudo 弓道means "the way of the bow" and is an ancient form of Japanese archery. It is also a moving meditation practice, and is often referred to as “Zen archery.” Practicing kyudo invol... Read More » 


Apple Season  - start Oct 06 2021 0530PM

Apple Season: Oct 6, 2021 5:30PM

It’s Apple season! We are lucky at the Co-op to get some of the best and most unique that New England has to offer. In true Co-op cooking class style, in this class we will explore new wa... Read More » 


Halloween 4-Club Scramble - start Oct 21 2021 1100AM

Halloween 4-Club Scramble: Oct 21, 2021 11:00AM

The deadline to sign up is Thursday, October 21st. Sunday, October 24th. Shotgun start at 11:00 am. If Covid-19 guidelines persist tee times will be used from 11:00-1:00.Each player may ... Read More » 


Woodstock, Quechee, Pomfret, Killington Area:

Wine Wit  Wisdom  Wine  Cheese Tasting - start Oct 07 2021 0300PM

Wine, Wit & Wisdom ~ Wine & Cheese Tasting: Oct 7, 2021 3:00PM

Join Woodstock Inn & Resort Executive Chef Rhys Lewis and his wine enthusiasts for interactive, educational, and fun wine tastings! Sample some of the world's wonderful wines, paired ... Read More » 


Harvest Celebration - start Oct 09 2021 1000AM

Harvest Celebration: Oct 9, 2021 10:00AM

Billings Farm & Museum’s Harvest Celebration will delight guests of all ages. See demonstrations of 19th-century harvest activities including pressing cider and shelling beans. Swing ... Read More » 

Apples and Crafts and Food Truck Festival - start Oct 09 2021 1000AM

Apples and Crafts and Food Truck Festival: Oct 09, 2021 10:00AM

More than 100 juried Craftspeople, Specialty food producers, and Food Trucks. Jewelry, paintings, pottery, clothing, handbags, crafts, photography, and much much more! $5 per person. Ch... Read More » 


Honky Tonk Angels - start Oct 14 2021 0730PM

Honky Tonk Angels: Oct 14, 2021 7:30PM

The creator of "Always...Patsy Cline" brings us Honky Tonk Angels. Combining over 30 classic country tunes with a hilarious story about three gutsy gals who are determined to better their... Read More » 


 Family Halloween at Billings Farm  Museum - start Sep 24 2021 1000AM

Family Halloween at Billings Farm & Museum: Sep 24, 2021 10:00AM

Children in costume admitted FREE to Billings Farm & Museum! Costume parades, Halloween activities and games, and tractor-drawn hay rides happening all day. Read More » 


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