Poetry reading: 5:30 p.m. Sydney Lea, former Vermont poet laureate and co-founder of the New England Review, will give a reading. Free. Robert Frost Stone House Museum, 121 VT-7A, Shaftsbury.
Senior theses and projects: 6 p.m. The staff of Crossett Library invite all to their annual event honoring the graduating seniors who have written Senior Theses and Projects. Refreshments and scintillating banter. Crossett Library, Bennington College, Bennington.
Bennington Gamelan: 8 p.m. Multilayered orchestral music of Central Java performed by an orchestra of bronze gongs, metallophones, xylophones, flutes, and singers. Free. Jennings Music Building porch, Bennington College, Bennington. Rain location: Deane Carriage Barn.
“Oklahoma!”: 7:30 p.m. The classic Rodgers and Hammerstein musical. See review, Page B8. The Dorset Players,