YOGA AND FRENCH CONVERSATION

YOGA​​ ​AT BASC This​ ​vinyasa​ ​(flow)​ ​style​ ​yoga​ ​class​ ​links​ ​the​ ​breath​ ​with​ ​various​ ​series​ ​of standing,​ ​seated,​ ​and​ ​reclined​ ​poses.​ ​Taught​ ​by​​ ​Katie​ ​Dreskin​ ​Boonshoft​​ ​(RYT-200), this​ ​class​ ​is​ ​appropriate​ ​for​ ​all​ ​levels,​ ​with​ ​modifications​ ​offered​ ​for​ ​beginner​ ​and advanced​ ​yogis​.​​ ​​Mondays​ ​at​ noon (please note the slight change in the begin time to accommodate other programs)​,​ ​beginning​ ​Dec.​ ​4​.​ ​Mats​ ​provided,​ ​or​ ​​bring​ ​your​ ​own.​ ​Six​ ​weeks,​ ​skipping​ ​Christmas​ ​Day.​ ​Please​ ​register;​ ​$30.

FRENCH​ ​CONVERSATION​​ ​​Ellen​ ​Sholk​​ ​returns​ ​with​ ​Le​ ​Cercle​ ​Français Wednesday,​ ​Dec.​ ​6​ ​at​ ​10​ ​a.m.​ ​​ ​​Le​ ​Cercle​ ​Français​ ​is​ ​a​ ​fun​ ​hour​ ​of​ ​light​ ​conversation​ ​in the​ ​French​ ​language.​ ​We​ ​read​ ​short,​ ​interesting​ ​articles​ ​about​ ​culture,​ ​customs​ ​and current​ ​events​ ​in​ ​France,​ ​Quebec​ ​and​ ​the​ ​French-speaking​ ​world,​ ​then​ ​discuss​ ​them​ ​in French.​ ​All​ ​levels​ ​are​ ​welcome!​ ​Free.

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THE SEASON OF GIVING: ANNUAL MITTEN TREE, GIFT WRAPPING AND BLOOD DRIVE

ANNUAL​ ​MITTEN​ ​TREE​​ ​At the end of this week, we will collect your generous donations ​of​ ​hats,​ ​mittens,​ ​gloves, socks​ ​and​ ​scarves​ and gift them to Central Vermont neighbors in need!​ ​​Drop off your new or gently used donations​ ​anytime​ ​up​ ​until​ ​the​ ​​3 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 14th​.​ And thank you for extending the spirit of the holiday season to others!

GIFT​ ​WRAPPING​ ​BY​ ​DOROTHY​​ ​This​ ​holiday​ ​season​ ​why​ ​not​ ​let​ ​our​ ​Board President​ ​​Dorothy​ ​Neve​​ ​lend​ ​a​ ​hand​ ​with​ ​gift​ ​wrapping?​ ​Drop​ ​your​ ​gifts​ ​off​ ​at​ ​BASC with​ ​your​ ​name​ ​and​ ​phone​ ​numbers​ ​and​ ​have​ ​them​ ​returned​ ​magically​ ​decorated​ ​and​ ​all tied​ ​up​ ​in​ ​a​ ​bow!​ ​Paper​ ​and​ ​ribbon​ ​provided.​ ​​November​ ​20th​ ​til​ ​December​ ​18th​.​ ​By donation.

AMERICAN​ ​RED​ ​CROSS​ ​BLOOD​ ​DRIVE​ ​​will​ ​be​ ​here​ ​​​Friday,​ ​Dec.​ ​29​​ ​from​ ​​10​ ​to 3​​.​ ​Please​ ​consider​ ​the​ ​importance​ ​of​ ​supporting​ ​this​ ​vital​ ​community​ ​health​ ​organization. To​ ​register,​ ​call​ ​1​ ​(800)​ ​RED​ ​CROSS.

HOLIDAY POTLUCK AND YANKEE SWAP

HOLIDAY​ ​POTLUCK​ ​​On​ ​Tuesday,​ ​Dec.​ ​12th​ ​at​ ​noon​ ​we’ll​ ​celebrate​ ​the​ ​holidays​ ​with our​ ​Annual​ ​Holiday​ ​Potluck​ ​and​ ​Yankee​ ​Swap.​ We hope you will join us!

As always, the Young at Heart Singers will be here to lead us in a festive sing-a-long–and, we will have song sheets to help you follow along.

​If​ ​you​ ​choose,​ ​please bring​ ​a​ ​wrapped gift–something​ ​that​ ​may​ ​have​ ​been​ ​gifted​ ​to​ ​you​ ​and​ ​you​ ​no​ ​longer​ ​have​ ​use​ ​for​ ​or​ ​wish to​ ​pass​ ​on​ ​to​ ​someone​ ​who​ ​may​ ​enjoy​ ​it!​ ​Please,​ ​no​ ​expense​ ​needed​ ​for​ ​this​ ​fun​ ​activity! Please​ ​RSVP​ ​so​ ​we​ ​know​ ​how​ ​many​ ​will​ ​join​ ​us.​ ​We hope​ ​to​ ​see​ ​you​ ​there! Happy Holidays!