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Cary Institute Auditorium, 2801 Sharon Turnpike (Rte. 44), Millbrook, N Y:Earth Day lecture, April 22, 6:30 pm.

The Cornwall Historical Socieity at Cornwall Town Hall, Pine St, West Cornwall, CT:Roxana Robinson, author of nine books and a Cornwall resident, will give the Norman Dorsen endowed lecture, April 23, 3 pm.

David M. Hunt Library, 63 Main Street, Falls Village, CT, 860-824-7424, Www.huntlibrary.org:Local historian Peter Vermilyea uncovers Litchfield County’s scandalous past, April 29, 4 pm.

The Mount, Edith Wharton’s Home

2 Plunkett Street, Lenox, MA:The Natural World of Winnie-the-Pooh: A Lecture with Author Kathryn Aalto, April 30, 2 pm.

Norfolk Library, 6 Greenwoods Rd. E., Norfolk, CT:“That’s So Funny, It’s Sad,” a conversation about the power of dark humor with award-winning authors Jim Shepard and Mira Jacob, April 22, 4 pm.

The Pine Plains Garden Club at Pine Plains Community Room, 7775 South Main St., (Route 82), Pine Plains, NY: The Pine Plains Garden Club is sponsoring four lectures presented by master gardeners from the Dutchess County Cornell Cooperative Extension.

The lectures are on the following; June 3, Good Bugs, Bad Bugs; Sept 30, Putting Your Garden To Bed. Lectures are free and take place at 1 pm.

The Salisbury Forum at Housatonic Valley Regional High School, Falls Village, CT:Refuge From Conflicts by Dr. George Rupp, April 21, 7:30 pm.

Ulster Performing Arts Center, 601 Broadway, Kingston, NY:Steven Wright, April 22, 8 pm.

The White Hart Inn,

15 Undermountain Road

Salisbury, CT :The White Hart Speaker Series begins on April 28, with talks on May 10, May 18, and June 7 at 6 pm. An RSVP is required for all events.