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Boys & Girls Club of Rutland County: Summer camp registration is open.  Camp starts June 23, ends August 8.  Contact us:  802-747-4944.  Swimming, crafts, hiking, literacy, gym workouts, cooking, weekly movie, and more.

 

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May - October - Rutland, Farmer's Market features fresh produce, Vermont products, baked goods and more direct from local farmers, Saturdays 9 a.m.- 2 p.m., Tuesdays 3 - 6 p.m., Downtown Rutland's Depot Park, for additional information call Judy at 802-773-4813.

June 25 – October 1 – West Rutland, Farmer's Market features fresh produce, Vermont products, baked goods and more direct from local farmers, held at the Town Hall Green (corner of Marble and Main Street) every Wednesday from 3:00-6:00pm, vendors call 802-438-2263.

June - October - Pittsford Farmers Market new location - the New England Maple Museum, 4578 US Route 7. This year we are accepting Farm-to-Family coupons to provide fresh produce to local families, every Saturday through October (weather permitting) 10 am - 2 pm., for information contact: Kelly at 483-6351.

May - October - Brandon Farmers Market, Fridays 9am-2pm, Central Park. You'll find seasonal vegetables and plants, honey, pure VT maple syrup, handcrafted jewelry, local mohair and alpaca products, handknit and crocheted items, baked goods, jams and jellies, local meats, and other handcrafted items.

June - October - Belmont, Mount Holly Farmer’s Market features Vermont-made and Vermont-grown products, fresh produce, baked goods, hand crafts, On the Belmont Village Green, Saturdays, 10am - 1 pm, rain or shine, 802-259-2322.

June - October – Poultney Vermont Farmers Market features Thursdays from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. featuring fresh fruits, veggies, plants, flowers and herbs. Local bakers with fabulous pies and treats, Vermont maple products and honey, homemade crafts, foods and much more. For more information contact 802-325-3205.

May – October - Wells Village Farmers Market – Saturdays, 9 am – 1 pm, Wells Country Store at the Wells Four Corner on Route 30, contact Helen Wood (802) 325-3478.

 

1 - 8 - Rutland, The Vermont State Fair features entertainment, rides, events, music concerts, demolition derby, agricultural exhibits, farm animals, culinary, vegetable and floral exhibits, maple sugar house and dairy barn, grandstand attractions and more, for more information call 802-775-5200 or visit http://www.vermontstatefair.net/

 

2 - Brandon, RAVNAH holds a blood pressure ($2) and foot care ($10) clinic at Forestdale Senior Ctr., 1 p.m., for more information call (802) 775-0568.

 

3 – Rutland, Free Business Seminar - The Profit Equation, Five Key Numbers Every Business Owner MUST know presented by Hannah Abrams of AdviCoach, You will learn the Profit Equation which is based on and includes the FIVE most important numbers in your business.  When business owners work "ON" their business, it is important that they focus on one of these five. These 5 numbers impact your bottom line and drive results. The Actions and strategies to impact each key number will be presented. You will leave with the example worksheet that we will review in the presentation (business case study), and a worksheet that you can complete for your own business.  Additionally, you will leave with ideas, and specific actions you can take to impact each number to drive better results in your own business, 8am-9:30am, held at Rutland Region Chamber of Commerce. Located at 50 Merchants Row, Registration is required for this FREE event, http://www.eventbrite.com/o/hannah-abramsbusiness-coach-6374905137, Call: 802-776-8922.

 

3 - Rutland, Mill Village Chapel holds Wednesday Night Dinner, dinner at 6 pm, adults $9, Route 7 North.

 

3 - Wallingford, RAVNAH holds a blood pressure ($2) and foot care ($10) clinic at Wallingford House, 10:30 a.m., for more information call (802) 775-0568.

 

4 – Rutland, United Way of Rutland County 2014 Campaign Kick-Off Breakfast at the Franklin Conference Center, Howe Ctr., 7:30 am, 773-7477, click here to RSVP.

 

4 - Rutland, RAVNAH holds a blood pressure ($2) and foot care ($10) clinic at Parker House, 10 a.m., for more information call (802) 775-0568.

 

5 – Rutland, Department of Labor holds Job Fair at the Holiday Inn Conference Room, Route 7, 12noon – 3pm, job fair to help Rutland Plywood employees find employment.

 

5 – Brandon, members of the Saltash Serenaders and the Cold River Band give concert at Brandon Town Hall.. They have been playing for concerts & contra dancers around Vermont for 30 years. Appearing will be Steve Spensley Vickie Arthur, Paul Sgalia and Marcos Levy. Don't miss this toe tapping group who will have you swinging and swaying the whole night. Tickets available at Carr's Florist & Gifts or at the door. Sponsored by:Ross Mackie, “Barney & Annie”, $8 at the door and $6 in advance, 802-247-5420.

 

5 - Poultney, RAVNAH holds a blood pressure ($2) and foot care ($10) clinic at Young At Heart Senior Center, 9:30 a.m., for more information call (802) 775-0568.

7 – Rutland, The Rutland Church of The Nazarene is presenting “The Needhams” in concert at the church, 112 Lincon Ave., 7 pm, Christian music for the whole family, free will offering, for more information call 747-9977.

 

6, 7 – Rutland, The Rutland Green MT Gun Show will be held on Sep 6th - 7th, 2014. The show is will be held at the Franklin Center at The Howe and hosted by Green Mountain Gun Show Trail of Vermont, antiques and collectibles from the WWI, WWII and the Civil War, rifles, shotguns, pistols, knives and much more. Free gun appraisals! Also, this will be a family friendly event. 1 Scale Ave # 92, Hours Saturday 9:00am - 5:00pm Sunday 9:00am - 3:00pm. Admission cost at door plus a concession stand of many homemade items.

 

7 – Rutland, RCHS Duck Derby - Adopt a (Plastic) Duck or Two! - Rutland County Humane Society (RCHS) holds annual Duck Derby to raise needed funds for the homeless animals in Rutland County.  On Sunday, September 7th at 2pm, adopted (plastic) ducks will be launched into the stream at Rotary Park on Route 7 North in Rutland.  The first 4 ducks to reach the finish line win cash prizes. We'll also have a cash prize for the last duck!  Ducks are available for adoption at the RCHS shelter in Pittsford or you can download the information from our website, www.rchsvt.org.  You can adopt a single duck for $3, a Quack-Pack (4 ducks) for $10 or a 6-Quack (6 ducks) for $15.  Ducks can be adopted at the event, as well.  You do not need to be present to win, but if you want to, come on down and cheer on your ducks!  Mark your calendars and join us for an enjoyable evening of racing ducks!  For more information contact the RCHS Business Office at 483.9171 or visit www.rchsvt.org.

7 – Rutland, Governor’s Day Benefit Event at the Vermont State Fairgrounds, Vermonters for Vermonters will be hosting a benefit concert at the Vermont State Fairgrounds Grandstand. There will be live music as well as many speakers from Governor Peter Shumlin to many inspiring people starting at 11 am – all day, featuring music by Jeremy Graham, Bow Thayer, Joey Leone, Ashley Buchart, Tony Lee Thomas, Myk S, $15 includes the entrance to the fair and the concert. Click here for the poster.

 

9 - Rutland, RRCC holds their September mixer at Allen Pools & Spa, Route 4 East, 5-7 p.m., door prizes, hors’doeuvres, 50/50 raffle and more, for more information call 773-2747.

 

9 – Rutland, Get Noticed – How to start an online business, host is award-winning internet marketer and author Sarah Spencer, learn 7 steps to starting an internet business, free, Rutland Free Library, 10 Court St., 5:30– 7 pm, 802-324-3607.

 

10 – Rutland, Fiddle Jam Wednesday, September 10, at Godnick Adult Center in Rutland from 7:15 to 9:15pm. The jam welcomes fiddlers, players of acoustic instruments and listeners. Donations are welcome. Info: Jack Crowther at 775-1182

 

11 – Rutland, Project VISION Monthly Meeting - Alliance Fellowship Church, 1 Scale Avenue, Near the Franklin Conference Center, 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm. Our Community Mission fully embraces collaboration, coordination and cooperation. Everyone is welcome.

11 - Hubbardton, Hubbardton Battlefield is open free without charge on Patriot Day for those who wish to contemplate or to honor past heroes. 5696 Monument Hill Rd., 9:30 am - 5:30 pm, 802-273-2282.

 

11 - Castleton, RAVNAH holds a blood pressure ($2) and foot care ($10) clinic at Castleton Meadows, 12:30 p.m., for more information call (802) 775-0568.

 

12 – Rutland, The Chaffee Art Center welcomes the public to an Opening Reception for Chaffee's Annual Autumn All Member Exhibit, 5-6:30pm, 16 South Main Street, This year's Annual Autumn All Member Exhibit will highlight the work of over 30 members, At 6:30pm we invite you to go down the hill into Downtown Rutland at the corners of Evelyn and West Street as we celebrate the completion of Rutland's largest mural to date created by artist Persi Narvaez of Lima, Peru. The mural features local historical architecture. (802) 775-0356.

 

12 – Rutland, Rutland County Parent Child Center holds Golf Tournament sponsored by GW Savage at Killington Golf Course, 9 am, $00 per person, teams of four, scamble format to help raise money for the Rutland County Parent Child Center, after golf at the Foundry restaurant for food and fun, contact Killington Golf Course to register a team at 802-422-6700. For more information call 802.775-9711 ext. 104 or email robyn.schmitt@rcpcc.org

 

12 - Brandon, National touring and recording artist Scott Helmer, who has opened for iconic acts including HEART, EDDIE MONEY, BIG COUNTRY and 3 DOORS DOWN performs Concert, Brandon Town Hall, 1 Conant Square (Route 7), 7:30 – 9:30 p.m., $20, All proceeds will be given to the Friends of The Town Hall in an effort to raise close to $5,000 to repair sections of the roof. 802-247-5420.

12 – Tinmouth, Pete's Posse performs at the Tinmouth Old Firehouse, Tinmouth Old Firehouse - at the corner of Rt 140 and Mtn. View Road, 7:30 PM, old.firehouse.concerts@gmail.com

13 - Rutland, 2014 Walk to End Alzheimer’s – Meet in Main St. Park, 7 Court Square, Registration at 9am | Ceremony at 10:00am | Walk at 10:30am, Route Length: 2 miles, for more information or to register click here

 

13 - Rutland, Prevent Child Abuse Walk for Children will be at the Howe Center in Rutland VT. Check-in is at 8:00 am and the Walk begins at 10:00 am. Please join us to help prevent child abuse. For more information or to register click here.

 

13 – Rutland, Mini Home Expo, 10 am - 2 pm, at Green Mountain Power's Energy Innovation Center, 68 Merchants Row, interactive exhibits, kid's activities, cold climate heat pumps, community solar, residential electric car charging, free stuff and more, contact NeighborWorks for more information www.nwwvt.org.  8024382303

 

13 – Killington, The Vermont Cider Festival will take place under a white tent at The Foundry at Summit Pond. Explore a comprehensive selection of New England crafted ciders, both hard and natural, as well as a sampling of Meads and Ice Wines.  Locally harvested apples, and award-winning Vermont artisan cheeses will also be set up for tasting and purchase.  Festival hours will be from 12:30pm to 5pm, with registration beginning at11:30am and festival tent opens at 12:30pm for sampling.  Advance tickets are $25.00 (plus tax) for adults 21 and older, and are available online at www.vermontciderfestival.com.  On the day of the festival, tickets are $30.00 (plus tax).  Admission includes a souvenir tasting glass, full color festival guide, unlimited sampling of 50+ ciders, food samplings and passed appetizers, and live entertainment.  A special "Designated Driver” admission is also available the day of the festival for $10 (plus tax), Vermont bluegrass music by The Bondville Boys,  a diving exhibition and competition on the property by The Foundry Fly Dogs in Summit Pond, Killington Road. For more information, call (802) 422-5335, or visit www.vermontciderfestival.com.

13 – Weston, The Vermont Country Store in Weston invites you to our first “Meet the Brewers” event featuring the beer of Backacre Beermakers and Northshire Brewery.  Join us to sample beer, taste Vermont cheese and get your copy of “FarmPlate Vermont Beer” signed by the author, Kim Werner. 802.362.5991

 

13 – Oct. 26, West Rutland, The Carving Studio & Sculpture Center holds opening reception for SculptFest, an annual event held for the last fifteen years, presents large-scale, outdoor installations. An invited curator defines a theme and selects artists to respond to the post-industrial landscape surrounding the Carving Studio and Sculpture Center. The Studio works with Gawet Marble and Granite Company to accommodate individual artistic visions. This year’s opening reception will again feature a Fine Art Raffle of donated works by well-known sculptors. 636 Marble Street, (802) 438-2097.

 

13 – Brandon, SILENT MOVIE...A SERIES OF COMEDIES STARRING HARRY LANGDON, Brandon Town Hall, 1 Conant Square (Route 7), 7 – 9 p.m., Free Will Offering, 802-247-5420.

 

13 - West Haven, NASCAR Whelen All-American Series, Devils Bowl Speedway, Vermont 200 Weekend, "Shootout Saturday" & First-Round QualifyingMod - LM - Ren - Mini - Enduro - PLUS Northeast Mini Stock Tour,  2743 Route 22A, 1:30 p.m., grandstand admission, adults (age 13 or older) $10 Saturday only, kids under 12 free, 2 day pass $25, free parking and camping, 802-265-3112. www.devilsbowlspeedwayvt.com

 

13 - Middlebury, Geology rocks! Omya’s Middlebury Quarry Open House will be held rain or shine. For a rock’n good time come see what Omya does and learn more about Vermont’s geology and mining! Take a bus tour of the open-pit marble quarry or disembark and explore. View the large trucks and equipment on display, learn about rocks and minerals from experts and collect a souvenir! Suitable for all ages. is Saturday, September 13, 2014 from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m., Omya’s Middlebury Quarry access road (1975 Private Road) is located on the east side of Rt. 7, 2 miles south of Middlebury, VT or 1 mile north of the Rt. 125 & Rt. 7 intersection to East Middlebury. The turn (between Connor Homes & Foster Motors) will be prominently marked on the day of the event. For more information call the Omya Community Feedback Line at 802-770-7644 or visit http://www.omyainvermont.net.

 

14 – Rutland, Bella Notte - an evening of celebration to raise essential funds to benefit the Hospice program of the Rutland Area Visiting Nurse Association & Hospice and our affiliate offices. The annual charity dinner and auction provides sponsors, donors and guests with the opportunity to enjoy fine food and company, all in the name of helping terminally ill patients. Three Tomatoes Trattoria Rutland, Cocktails at 5 PM, Dinner 6:30 PM, Live Auction 7:30 pm.

 

14 – Rutland, Intrepid Athletics will be hosting a Welcome Home Party for Bethany Bosch on Sunday, September 14th from 1-6PM at the Main Street Park in Rutland. This event is open to the public and it will provide a great opportunity for everyone to congratulate Bethany on her remarkable achievement successfully swimming across the English Channel! Meet her in person. There will be food and Music by Rick Redington & The Luv, Mark Harding and more!  Bethany and her crew will be there too. Co-sponsored by Rutland Recreation Department.

 

14 – Pittsford, Author Megan Price will discuss her work and sign copies of her popular “Vermont Wild, Adventures of Fish & Game Wardens” trilogy at Maclure Library, 840 Arch Street, 2 – 3 p.m., free, 802-483-2972.

 

14 - West Haven, NASCAR Whelen All-American Series, Devils Bowl Speedway, Vermont 200 Weekend, Second-Round Qualifying & Championship Finales,  2743 Route 22A, 1:30 p.m., grandstand admission adults (age 13 or older) $20 Sunday only, kids under 12 free, 2 day pass $25, free parking and camping, 802-265-3112. www.devilsbowlspeedwayvt.com

 

15 – Rutland, Join the Rutland Region Local Emergency Planning Committee (LEPC #2) for an interactive workshop to update its regional emergency management plan. It is critical that all towns and emergency management organizations in the Rutland Region participate in this plan update, since the plan will serve as a resource directory and planning guide for the entire region. Light dinner will be served. 6 – 8 pm, Community College of Vermont, Room 102, 60 West Street,  Please RSVP by September 3rd to Laura Keir at LKeir@rutlandrpc.org or 802-775-0871 x.205.

 

16 – Rutland, Rutland (SABE-R) group of adults living with Developmental Disabilities (DD) will be holding a car wash and selling baked goods to raise funds for their main goal of the year: To Adopt a Family at Christmas. 775-1370 or by email at arcrutlandarea@myfairpoint.net, or www.arcrutlandarea.com

 

16 – Proctor, Join pastor Doug Williamson of the Union Church of Proctor for a screening of an episode of "The Vicar of Dibley," followed by casual conversation, held in Gazebo, Town Green, 7 – 8 p.m., free, 802-459-3624.

17 – Rutland, 1st Friendly’s Fundraiser today from noon-9PM, bring the little kids meals only $1.99,  20% of the proceeds will go directly to BROC’s Economic & Workforce Development Program.  Please bring server card.

 

17 – Rutland, Hollywood Tales with Jonathan Goldsmith - Jonathan Goldsmith, the actor who portrays the Most Interesting Man in the World in the popular Dos Equis commercials, recounts interesting anecdotes about his career in Hollywood and comments on some of his film credits. There will also be a question-and-answer session for the crowd, College of St. Joseph at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 17, in Tuttle Hall Theater, The cost is $10 for general admission. Tickets are available at www.csj.edu/goldsmith. Proceeds from the event will benefit CSJ’s Provider Scholarship Program and Hunger Free Vermont.

 

17 - Rutland, RAVNAH holds a blood pressure ($2) and foot care ($10) clinic at Sheldon Towers, 9:30 a.m.; Linden Terrace, 11 a.m., for more information call 775-0568.

 

18 - Rutland, RAVNAH holds a blood pressure ($2) and foot care ($10) clinic at Maple Village, 10 a.m., for more information call (802) 775-0568.

 

18 – Rutland, Thursday Hikers, Follow the back roads of Mt. Tom to The Pogue, a pretty pond in the Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller N. P. Moderate. Meet at 9 am at the Godnick Center, 1 Deer Street, Rutland, to car pool. Bring lunch.Contact: Lyn Drigert, 775-7038

 

19 – Rutland, Rutland Health Foundation Annual Golf Invitational is held at Rutland Country Club, Grove Street, Registration Begins at 8:30 AM, Shotgun Start at 9:30 AM, This year's tournament will benefit Rutland Regional's volunteer support program, Bridges and Beyond and pediatric programs of the Rutland Area Visiting Nurse Association & Hospice. Held at the beautiful Rutland Country Club, the tournament features a captain and crew format, continental breakfast, on-course lunch, a premium tee prize for all participants and an award reception. To get involved please call 802-747-3634 or e-mail us at bcrobin@rrmc.org

 

19, 20 – Rutland, Rutland Free Library holds book sale, 10 Court St., Fri., Sept. 19 (10 am-4 pm) and Sat., Sept. 20 (10 am-2pm) Thousands of books, CDs, DVDs, and puzzles for all ages.

19 Tinmouth, Tinmouth Contra Dance with music by Pete’s Posse with calling by Adina Gordon. All dances are taught, and you do not need a partner. If you are a beginner, come at 8. There will be live music, enthusiastic swinging and dancing and a fun night for all, 8 – 11 p.m., 143 CHANNEL RD, $9 adults, $7 teens, 12 and under free, 802-446-2928.

 

19, 20, 21 – Castleton, Castleton College Homecoming and Family Weekend, Running from Friday September 19 to Sunday September 21, guests of all ages are invited to come enjoy a weekend full of family activities and events, including a 5K Color Run, Spartan Race Challenge, golf tournament, wagon rides, athletic games, raffles and more. 8 am, free.

20 - Rutland, Aaron Neville performs concert at the Paramount Theatre, 30 Center St., 8 pm, TICKETS: $44.75-$54.75, 775-0903.

 

20 – Rutland, Christmas in September Rummage Sale at The Salvation Army, 1 Scale Ave Building 12a, 7 am -3 pm, Fun and Food, and lots of items looking for a new home. If interested in displaying your own items, Tables are available for $10. Please contact Major Rose by calling 802-775-5150.

20, 27 - Rutland, ARC Rutland Area’s AKtion Club Bake Sale and Car Wash to Benefit Citizens with developmental disabilities, The car wash will be at Ponderosa on the 27th and the bake sale will be at Walmart on the 20th, both locations in Rutland from 10am -2PM.  The Rutland County Sheriff’s Department will be co-sponsoring the AKtion Club car wash, as well as supporting ARC’s main goal. ARC Rutland Area can be reached at 775-1370 or by email at arcrutlandarea@myfairpoint.net.

 

20 – 21 - Killington, Spartan Race obstacle course. Step up and get out of your comfort zone, many will arrive, but few will leave! Spartan Beast - 10-12 mile Obstacle Race from Hell. http://www.killington.com/site/to-do/events-calendar/spartan_race

 

20 – Proctor, Shakti Presents the 3rd Annual Dark Moon Masquerade at Wilson Castle, West Proctor Rd., 8 pm – 1 am, $35 admission includes DJ and Dance Floor, Passed Food, desert buffet, 21+, BYOB, tickets sold at door, cash only, proceeds benefit Wilson Castle Restoration. Costume and mask are optional, but they are oh so fun and much encouraged!

20 – Castleton, The CSO invites you to Truck Day at the Castleton Elementary School 9/20/14 from 10 to 2, $1.00 per person or $5.oo a car load.  Scholastic Book Fair, prizes and coloring inside, refreshments available for purchase also, 802-342-0576.

20 – Fair Haven, Community Breakfast at St. Luke's Episcopal Church, Corner of North Main & Allen Streets, 8 – 10 am, Enjoy farm-fresh scrambled eggs, sausage, homemade biscuits and preserves, juice, coffee, tea, and hot chocolate in a friendly, family-style atmosphere. Only $1.00 per person -- kids 14 and under free! Handicapped-accessible dining available on the main floor.

 

20 - Fair Haven, Annual Apple Fest Book Sale with wide selection of titles for all ages. 9 a.m. – 4 p.m., Fair Haven Free Library, 107 Main St., $2 a bag sale begins at 3PM, 802 265-8011.

 

20 – Brandon, Victor R. Gittens is an inspiring artist with genuine talent for music. He will be having an event on September 20, 2014 at Brandon Town Hall, located at 1 Conant Square in Brandon. The show starts at 7 pm, so come and see him perform live at this event!

20 – Brandon, Chicken and Biscuits Dinner at St. Mary’s Hall, Carver St. Brandon. $10.00 for adults and $5.00 for children under 10 yrs. under 3 yrs free. Two seating’s @ 5pm. & 6pm. Walk-ins welcomed. Carry out available.

 

20 – Brandon, Brandon Has Talent Show, This fund raiser is sponsored by the Friends of The Brandon Town Hall to showcase the multi-talented community members from Brandon and the surrounding area. The show will be emceed by Eric Mallette, program director for the Paramount Theater. Come see your neighbors as they sing, dance and entertain you. Tickets can be purchased at Carr's Florist & Gifts or at the door. 1 Conant Square (Route 7, 7 – 9 p.m., Adults $10 at the door, $8 in advance. Seniors and students...$6 (same price at the door or in advance), 802-247-5420.

 

21 – Proctor, Rutland Community Barbecue, Great meal, door prizes, 50/50 raffle, Come and enjoy good food and company, St. Dominic's Church, 12 – 3 p.m., $8.00 per person, $4.00 under 8, under 2 free, Must buy tickets by September 18, 459-2991.

 

21 – Brandon, Daniel Murphy Auctions at The Compass Music & Arts Center, 333 Jones Drive, preview at 10 am, auction starts at 11 am, check out auction listing on auctionzip.com or on Facebook under Daniel Murphy Auctions.

 

21 – Poultney, 26th Annual Autumn Gathering of the Clans, Program featuring guest speaker, John L. Wilson, an historical researcher/ writer who is working on a WWII book with a Slate Valley family human interest story. Dessert social (Te Bach); All are welcome. 2 – 4 p.m., On the Green, donations to UBC, 802-287-5744.

22 – Rutland, Join the Rutland Count Master Gardeners for and interesting informational program 7:00, September 22nd at the Godnick Center off Route 4 in Rutland. Jeffrey Freeman, professor emeritus Castleton State College, will be speaking about Big Trees and Root Care. The evening is free.

 

23 – Rutland, Free Balance Screening, National Fall Prevention Awareness Day, learn when to seek help from a professional, 11 am – 1:30 pm, at Rutland Regional Outpatient Rehabilitation Dept., 160 Allen St., free and open to the public, 802-747-1840 or ewilcox@rrmc.org

 

23 – Rutland, Rutland Young Professionals September Mix, 5:30-8:00 pm, Killington Grand Resort Hotel, 228 E Mountain Rd, Killington, VT. Guest speaker: Congressman Peter Welch with introduction by Mayor Chris Louras. www.facebook.com/RutlandYoungProfessionals.

23 – Wallingford, Thrive Center of the Green Mountains offers Community Acupuncture Clinic, RSVP Required, 5:30 - 6:30 PM, 15 person maximum. 446-2499.

 

24 – Rutland, Symquest holds free seminar The TechSeries 2014, seminar will address the ever-evolving technology challenges businesses face. SymQuest’s free seminars offer businesses of all sizes education on how technology can positively impact business goals and aim to foster an empowered business community. 8:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., SymQuest, 190 South Main St - Suite 1, Breakfast included. Register at http://www.symquest.com/techseries-2014/.

 

24 - Rutland, RAVNAH holds a blood pressure ($2) and foot care ($10) clinic at Godnick Adult Center, 12:30 p.m., for more information call (802) 775-0568.

 

25 – Rutland Region Chamber of Commerce holds Ribbon Cutting Ceremony at NBT Bank, 122 West St., 4:30 pm, Grand Opening Ceremony follows, 802-363-8377.

25 - North Clarendon, RAVNAH holds a blood pressure ($2) and foot care ($10) clinic at Community Center, 12:30 p.m., for more information call (802) 775-0568

 

25, 26, 27, 28 - Castleton, Castleton Theater Arts presents THE DIVINERS by Jim Leonard, Jr., September 25-27 at 7 pm, Sunday, September 28 at 2 pm, Casella Theater, Tickets for this event are $12 for adults and $7 for faculty, staff and children under 12, and can be purchased through Castleton Tickets.

 

26 – Rutland, Chaffee Art Center holds a double opening reception for Vermont artist Fran Bull (STATIONS exhibit) at The Chaffee Downtown and Castleton Downtown Galleries, both located in downtown Rutland at 5pm. The two galleries exist approximately 100 yards away from each other - Chaffee Downtown Gallery is located at 75 Merchants Row and the Castleton Downtown Gallery is located in Center Street. For more information on the exhibit or the galleries please contact Meg Barros, ED Chaffee Art Center at mbarros@chaffeeartcenter.org or call the DT gallery to speak with Gallery Coordinator, Richelle Franzoni (802)775.0356.

 

27 – Rutland, Rutland Railways Association Train Show at the Holiday Inn, 476 Holiday Dr., 10 am – 3 pm, Model trains, railroad history, and many vendors. 802-773-7397, sponsored by the Rutland Railway Association and Rutland Railroad Museum. www.therutlandrailwayassociation.org

 

27 - Rutland, ARC Rutland Area’s AKtion Club holds Car Wash to Benefit Citizens with developmental disabilities, The car wash will be at Ponderosa from 10am -2PM. The Rutland County Sheriff’s Department will be co-sponsoring the AKtion Club car wash, as well as supporting ARC’s main goal. ARC Rutland Area can be reached at 775-1370 or by email at arcrutlandarea@myfairpoint.net

27Pittsford, 10th Annual Harvest Fair & Craft Show to benefit the Bowen Walker Fund, 10am to 4pm on the Village Green, US Rte 7 in Pittsford Village. Hand-Made or Home-Grown is the theme, Hand-made artisan home décor items, Jewelry and gemstones, Photography, Locally grown produce, Baked goods and preserves, Maple products,  Raffle gift baskets, quilt raffle call Elizabeth at 802-483-9972 or email PittsfordHarvestFair@comcast.net for info.

 

27 – West Rutland, Comedian Crazy Jake performs comedy show at the West Rutland Town Hall,  8 pm, tickets are $20, part of the proceeds to benefit the town hall restoration, for tickets call 802-438-2263. Tickets also available at West Rutland Town Hall or West Rutland Jiffy Mart on Main St.

 

27 – Brandon, CONCERT BY “THE DOUGHBOYS”, Middlebury's premier faculty rock band, Brandon Town Hall, 1 Conant Square (Route 7), 7:30 – 9:30 p.m., Tickets, $10 at the door...$8 in advance. Tickets can be purchased at Carr's Florist & Gifts, 802-247-5420.

 

27 – Poultney, Fall Lakes Region Craft and Food Festival being held in conjunction with the Chili Cook Off. 10am to 2:30 pm. Main Street Poultney. Contact Jamie at 287-9570 with any questions.

 

28 - Rutland, Rutland Signature Chefs Auction & Culinary Event- benefiting the March of Dimes, Southside Steakhouse, 5:00pm-8:00pm, Enjoy a 7 course gourmet extravaganza from local chefs with complimentary beer and wine, a silent and live auction- all to advance Vermont’s successful efforts to improve the health of mothers and babies throughout Vermont. Tickets $50 each, inclusive, Private tables for eight, $350. For more information please contact Brooke Duffy, March of Dimes, Community  Director at BDuffy@marchofdimes.com.

 

28 - Rutland, Vermont Dining Train - Scenic train excursion aboard authentic Pullman Dining Car with complimentary four course dinner and beverages. Departs 5:05pm from Amtrak depot conveniently located downtown behind Walmart at 25 Evelyn St, free parking. Fare $59-$79, for reservations visit http://www.railandcruisetravel.com/Vermont_Dining_Train.htm or call (800) 292-7245.

 

28 – Killington, Bootcampers Against Breast Cancer was formed to raise money for Making Strides Against Cancer of Rutland County, The first annual 5K event! Pre-registration begins at 11:00am, with the race starting at "the crack of noon"! We will be having a kids fun run beforehand at 11:30. There will be live music, raffles and plenty of fun to be had for the whole family! After the awards ceremony we will also be hosting an après race party at Charity's Tavern ( 2194 Killington Rd) from 4-7, where we will be drawing the winners for our raffle items (need not be present to win).There will be live music and food included! https://bootcamper5k.eventbrite.com

28 – Wallingford, Thrive Center of the Green Mountains offers Reiki Energy & Tea Share, 68 S. Main St., 5 - 6:30 PM, RSVP Appreciated. 18 person maximum. 446-2499  

28 – Bomoseen, 6th Annual Dog Dock Diving at the Lake House Pub & Grille on Lake Bomoseen, all proceeds benefit the Rutland County Humane Society.  Each dog will get a practice jump and a competitive jump.  The 10 dogs with the longest jump will reach the finals for a 3rd jump. Tickets are $5 per dog jumping, or to watch the event. Registration starts at 11am, with practice jumping starting at noon. Competitive jumping starts around 1pm. Prizes for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place longest jump, as well as biggest splash and most comical. For more information call The Lake House at 273-3000 or the Rutland County Humane Society business office at 483-9171 or rchsvt.org.

 

28 - Hubbardton, Military Road Hike, Site interpreter Carl Fuller leads a vigorous guided hike on part of the 1776-77 military road that led to Mount Independence. Meet at the battlefield visitor center. Wear sturdy shoes and bring water, Hubbardton Battlefield, 5696 Monument Hill Rd., 2:00 - 5:00 PM, (802) 273-2282.

 

28 – Middlebury/Ripton, The Green Mountain National Forest will be holding a family friendly, fall day celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Wilderness Act -­ the landmark environmental law that designated wilderness areas for all to enjoy, this free public event is part of a national celebration held at the Middlebury College Breadloaf Campus on Rte 125 in Ripton from 11 am to 3pm. Live bluegrass music. For more information, contact Jennifer Wright at jenniferwright@fs.fed.us or (802) 747-­6775. to view poster click here

 

29 – Castleton, VSO’s Made in Vermont Music Festival at Castleton State College, Fine Arts Center, 7PM, Tickets for this event are $15 for adults, $12 for students and seniors, and $10 for children under 12, and can be purchased through the Vermont Symphony Orchestra website or at the Casella Box Office starting at 6 p.m. the evening of the performance, The concert will include Carl Dittersdorf’s Sinfonia Concertante for Viola and Double Bass; Gustav Holst’s St. Paul’s Suite; Franz Joseph Haydn’s Symphony no. 85; and the premier of Vermonter Beth Wiemann’s Before the Snow.

 

29 – Weston, Take a Spin Down Memory Lane, 5.30 -7.30 pm, head to Mildred’s Dairy Bar at The Vermont Country Store in a classic car or truck and receive a maple creemee on us. It’s a great way to show off your ride, meet other drivers and enjoy the best soft serve around. Rt 100, Weston, Vt. 05161.  802.824.6287.

 

30 – Rutland, Spine Care Program Presentation, Vermont Orthopaedic Clinic and Rutland Regional Medical Center present an opportunity to meet the Spine Care Team on Tuesday, September 30 from 6:00-7:30 pm at the Holiday Inn, 476 Holiday Drive, attend a short presentation by Michael J. Kenosh, MD, Matthew G. Zmurko, MD; Arabella Bull-Stewart, DO; a team of physicians highly skilled in the treatment of spinal disorders. Learn about injections and other procedures, therapeutic exercise, surgical options and complimentary treatments like acupuncture. Registration is recommended but not required. Visit www.RRMC.org or call 802.772.2400.

 

 

 

 

May - October - Rutland, Farmer's Market features fresh produce, Vermont products, baked goods and more direct from local farmers, Saturdays 9 a.m.- 2 p.m., Tuesdays 3 - 6 p.m., Downtown Rutland's Depot Park, for additional information call Judy at 802-773-4813.

June 25 – October 1 – West Rutland, Farmer's Market features fresh produce, Vermont products, baked goods and more direct from local farmers, held at the Town Hall Green (corner of Marble and Main Street) every Wednesday from 3:00-6:00pm, vendors call 802-438-2263.

June - October - Pittsford Farmers Market new location - the New England Maple Museum, 4578 US Route 7. This year we are accepting Farm-to-Family coupons to provide fresh produce to local families, every Saturday through October (weather permitting) 10 am - 2 pm., for information contact: Kelly at 483-6351.

May - October - Brandon Farmers Market, Fridays 9am-2pm, Central Park. You'll find seasonal vegetables and plants, honey, pure VT maple syrup, handcrafted jewelry, local mohair and alpaca products, handknit and crocheted items, baked goods, jams and jellies, local meats, and other handcrafted items.

June - October - Belmont, Mount Holly Farmer’s Market features Vermont-made and Vermont-grown products, fresh produce, baked goods, hand crafts, On the Belmont Village Green, Saturdays, 10am - 1 pm, rain or shine, 802-259-2322.

June - October – Poultney Vermont Farmers Market features Thursdays from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. featuring fresh fruits, veggies, plants, flowers and herbs. Local bakers with fabulous pies and treats, Vermont maple products and honey, homemade crafts, foods and much more. For more information contact 802-325-3205.

May – October - Wells Village Farmers Market – Saturdays, 9 am – 1 pm, Wells Country Store at the Wells Four Corner on Route 30, contact Helen Wood (802) 325-3478.

 

1 - Rutland, Mill Village Chapel holds Wednesday Night Dinner, Chicken Pot Pie Supper, dinner at 6 pm, adults $9, Route 7 North.

 

1, 2 – Rutland, BENGAL TIGER AT THE BAGHDAD ZOO, A play by Rajiv Joseph, in this Pulitzer Prize finalist, two US Marines and an Iraqi translator are thrust into a world of greed, mystery and betrayal after an encounter with a now-deceased but still very pissed-off tiger that haunts the streets of present day Baghdad seeking the meaning of life, Presented by DENVER'S EDGE THEATRE CO., Paramount Theatre, 30 Center St., 7:30 pm, TICKETS: $20, 775-0903.

2, 3 – Rutland, Rutland's Grace Congregational Church is holding a Fall Rummage Sale on Thursday, October 2 from 6-9pm. Friday is the bag sale held from 9am-noon. Enter from the Center Street parking lot.

3,4,10,11,17,18,24,25,31 - Pittsford, Bertrand Farms presents Fields of Terror Haunted Maze, Friday and Saturday nights in October, 7-10 pm, ages 13-80 $12, ages 4-12 $7, 19707 US Route 7, 779-2184. 

3 – Pittsford, 14th Annual Golf Tournament to benefit the Rutland County Humane Society at the beautiful Proctor-Pittsford Country Club, 11 am – 7 pm, Enjoy a day on the course, compete for prizes and enjoy an after golf banquet! For more information, to register or to become a sponsor contact RCHS at 802.483.9171. Click here to learn more about participating.  Click here to learn more about becoming a sponsor.

 

3, 4, 5 – Killington, KILLINGTON BREWFEST WEEKEND OCTOBER 3-5 - One of Killington’s most distinctive annual celebrations, the Brewfest gets bigger and bigger every year. This year’s action-packed three-day event with two sampling sessions will give you plenty of time for all the activities, beer and food you can handle. Click here for more information

 

4, 5 - Statewide - Vermont Celebrates Fall Open Studio Weekend Oct. 4, 5, 2014 - Open Studio Weekend is an annual statewide celebration of the visual arts when Vermont artists and craftspeople invite the public to visit their studios during Memorial Day Weekend. More than 226 sites will be open during this event, with more than 300 artists and artisans participating. http://www.vermontcrafts.com/links/open.htm

 

4 - Rutland, SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE FEAT. THE COASTERS tribute concert at the Paramount Theatre, 30 Center St., 8 pm, TICKETS: $44.75-$49.75, 775-0903.

 

4 – Pittsford, New England Author Daniel Connaughton will be at the Maclure Library in Pittsford to sign copies of his two new books - Imora and Keeper of the Bones.  Saturday, October 4th at 9:30 am - 12 noon, Refreshments will be served. Call 483-2972 for more details.

 

4 – Pittsford, The New England Maple Museum holds a dedication ceremony in honor of 88 year old Pat Bailey who helped in the design and construction of our newly built covered bridge. There will be refreshments and desserts, 11 am, everyone welcome, 4578 U.S. 7, (802) 483-9414.

 

4 - Brandon, Brandon Harvestfest - Come make Harvest People (aka stick figures, scarecrows, Leaf People...) with the experts. You can even take one home! Hay Rides, Apple Pies, Pumpkins, BBQ, Brandon Town Band. Starting at 10:00 am in Central Park; for more info call 247-6401.

 

5, 12 - Rutland, Vermont Dining Train - Scenic train excursion aboard authentic Pullman Dining Car with complimentary four course dinner and beverages. Departs 5:05pm from Amtrak depot conveniently located downtown behind Walmart at 25 Evelyn St, free parking. Fare $59-$79, for reservations visit http://www.railandcruisetravel.com/Vermont_Dining_Train.htm or call (800) 292-7245.

 

5 – Pittsford, In honor of the Feast Day of St. Francis of Assisi, patron saint of animals the Rutland County Humane Society and Father Liam Muller of Trinity Episcopal, Church will host the Blessing of the Animals, Sunday, October 5th at 2pm at the humane society. Stevens Rd., The blessing will be held outside, rain or shine. All pets are encouraged to attend. For questions please call The Rutland County Humane Society at 483-9171.

 

5 – Proctor, The Vermont Marble Museum holds pumpkin carving contest for children and serving pumpkin cake and cider. The Marble Exhibit has a pumpkin display of 151 pumpkins at the Museum for your enjoyment. There will be a 1st, 2nd, and 3rd prize for different age groups, 3 groups – Elementary, High School, and Adults. Drop off for the contest will be Oct. 2-4th. The judging is at 2 pm Oct. 5. The first 75 people to stop by the Exhibit who want to participate will receive a coupon for a “free” pumpkin (not to exceed 15 pounds) at Garden Time. 802-459-2300

 

5 - Hubbardton, 17th Annual Mount Zion Hike - Hike up Mount Zion with site interpreter Carl Fuller to enjoy the fall colors and aerial view of the Hubbardton battlefield and surrounding mountains. Wear sturdy shoes, dress for the weather, and bring water. Meet at the Visitor Center. 2-5 pm, Hubbardton Battlefield, 5696 Monument Hill Rd., Adult: $3.00, children under 15: free, 802-273-2282.

 

5 – Fair Haven, Forget Me Not Ride for Alzheimer’s Awareness, Fair Haven park on Main Street, sign in from 9:30 – 10:30 am, $10 single, $15 couple, 104 mile country ride, ending at a restaurant where food is available, in memory of Donald Rivers Sr. (AKA Papa Duck), call Mark Rivers at 518-812-7857.

 

6 – Rutland, College of St. Joseph holds ‘Exit Right’, a Presentation and Discussion at St. Joseph Hall, 6:30 – 8 pm, DAN HAZEWSKI, CFP®, author of the recently published book, EXIT RIGHT will present an interactive, entertaining discussion using a fresh approach in dealing with the issues of how to age well and avoid mistakes. Space is limited so to reserve your seat please contact Donna Lewis at donna.lewis@csj.edu.

 

8 - Rutland, Free seminar on "1% Vision and 99% Alignment: Strategic Planning for Business Owners that Works!" - Hannah Abrams, AdviCoach of Rutland Region, a business coach who works with small and mid-sized businesses to achieve greater performance in their companies hosts a free seminar that will help the business owner get organized with three planning horizons: 3 yrs, 1-year and the current quarter while aligning all employees around the most important priorities. By using this plan monthly, quarterly and annually the business owner can get all employees focused on the right things to drive organizational growth, become more profitable and get back to doing work he/she loves to do, held at Rutland Region Chamber of Commerce, located at 50 Merchants Row, Downtown, from 8AM-9:30AM, to register for this free seminar click here, 802-776-8922.

 

8 - Hubbardton, Total Lunar Eclipse Morning - Get up early for this one—a total lunar eclipse! Experienced Green Mountain Alliance of Amateur Astronomers moon gazers share their equipment and knowledge for this eclipse, conditions permitting. Bring blankets and flashlights. 4 - 7:00 am, Hubbardton Battlefield, 5696 Monument Hill Rd, free, call to confirm. 802-273-2282.

 

9 – Rutland, Project VISION Monthly Meeting - Alliance Fellowship Church, 1 Scale Avenue, Near the Franklin Conference Center, 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm. Our Community Mission fully embraces collaboration, coordination and cooperation. Everyone is welcome.

 

9 - Rutland, King of the Blues B.B. King performs concert at the Paramount Theatre, 30 Center St., 8 pm, TICKETS: $65.75- $105.75, 775-0903.

 

10 - Rutland, The Rutland United Methodist Church Presents 5th Annual Chocolate Fest & Silent Auction, 300 plus items to bid on ranging from $10 gift certificates to $1,500 dream vacations, Doors Open at 6:00 PM, Continuous Bidding Throughout the Evening, $5 admission gets you a beverage and chocolate dessert, Holiday Inn Rutland/Killington, 476 US Route 7 South, For more info contact the Rutland United Methodist Church, 802-773-2460.

10 – Tinmouth, Dana and Susan Robinson, guitar-playing, banjo-frailing, fiddle-sawing, and harmony-singing, perform at the Tinmouth Old Firehouse, Tinmouth Old Firehouse - at the corner of Rt 140 and Mtn. View Road, 7:30 PM, old.firehouse.concerts@gmail.com

 

11 - Rutland, Dancing with the Rutland Stars 2014, modeled after the highly successful TV show, Dancing with the Rutland Stars pairs professional dancers with local celebrities, a panel of local celebrity judges will be evaluating the dancers and will select a winning pair, the fundraiser will be held at the Paramount Theatre, 30 Center St., proceeds to benefit Kids on the Move, Pediatric Rehabilitation Program of the Rutland Area VNA & Hospice. admission fee, 802-775-0903.

 

11, 12 - Rutland, Chaffee Art Center presents the 53rd Annual Art in the Park Fall Festival, exhibitors of fine art, crafts & specialty foods; musical entertainment, children's activities, food concessions, demonstrations and more, Main Street Park, junction of Rte. 4 & 7, Rutland. 802-775-0356.

11, 12 – Castleton, Blacksmithing/Forging Demo & Barn Sale at Hubbardton Forge Columbus Day weekend at Hubbardton Forge, watch as Vermont craftspeople work with red-hot steel, bending and shaping the metal into Hubbardton Forge’s distinctive lighting designs using traditional blacksmithing tools and techniques. Special kids’ activities and refreshments available. Barn Sale and Forging Demo location is 776 Route 4A West, Castleton, VT ¼ mile from Hubbardton Forge factory. 802-468-3090

11 - Killington, Killington Pico Ski Resort holds Job Fair at Ramshead Lodge, 12 noon – 3 p.m., Job Fairs provide you with the opportunity to meet with a variety of supervisors from all areas of the resort, 1-800-300-9095. click here to view poster

 

11, 12 - Belmont, Cider Days on the Green, Come celebrate the fall harvest! Apple cider will be pressed (and sold) before your eyes on the Belmont Green & local artisans selling their crafts, cider sale, bake sale, and book sale, Sat. 9 am - 4 pm, Sun. 12noon - 4 pm.

12 - Rutland, Wynton Marsalis’s Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra  performs concert at the Paramount Theatre, 30 Center St., 4 pm, TICKETS: $74.75- $94.75, 775-0903.

 

12 - Rutland, Vermont Dining Train - Scenic train excursion aboard authentic Pullman Dining Car with complimentary four course dinner and beverages. Departs 5:05pm from Amtrak depot conveniently located downtown behind Walmart at 25 Evelyn St, free parking. Fare $59-$79, for reservations visit http://www.railandcruisetravel.com/Vermont_Dining_Train.htm or call (800) 292-7245.

 

14 - Rutland, RRCC holds their October mixer at Vermont Adult Learning,16 Evelyn St. Suite 101, 5-7 p.m., door prizes, hors’doeuvres, 50/50 raffle and more, for more information call 773-2747.

 

15 – Rutland, Local Vermont artist Fran Bull (STATIONS exhibit) will give an artist talk on Wednesday, October 15 at 7 p.m. at the Paramount Theater, 30 Center St.  The Chaffee Downtown Gallery located at 75 Merchants Row and the Castleton Downtown Gallery located in Center Street will both host receptions after the talk from 8:30-9:30 for the public to view the exhibit. For more information on the exhibit or the galleries please contact Meg Barros, ED Chaffee Art Center at mbarros@chaffeeartcenter.org or call the DT gallery to speak with Gallery Coordinator, Richelle Franzoni (802)775.0356.

 

15 - Rutland, Friends of the Rutland Free Library October Book Sale, Wed., Oct. 15 (4-8), Rutland Free Library 10 Court St.,www.rutlandfree.org, Thousands of books organized by author/topic for all ages, CDs, DVDs, puzzles, etc. $.25-$3.00; All proceeds go to support library programs, activities and collections.

16 – Castleton, Turtle Island Quartet: Birth Of The Cool, Turtle Island fuses the classical quartet aesthetic with contemporary American musical styles, forever seeking to break new ground, which is something they celebrate in their latest program, Birth of the Cool, 7 pm, Casella Theater, Tickets for this event are $15 for adults, $12 for students and seniors, and $10 for children under 12, and can be purchased through Castleton Tickets.

 

17, 18, 24, 25 - Pittsford, 34th Annual PITTSFORD HAUNTED HOUSE, Family Fun for Everyone, some new attractions, ticket sales are 6:30 – 9 pm which includes a wagon ride to the Haunted House, tickets are $10 for adults & $5 for children up to 12 years old, mot recommended for children under 6, parking is next to the Town Office, Plains Road, Pittsford. Follow the signs off U S Route 7.

 

17 – Pittsford, Halloween Costume Ball to benefit Maclure Library, Garofano's Grille  @ Proctor-Pittsford Country Club, 7 pm – Midnight, Adults only, 50/50 raffle and door prizes from 7 to 8pm, Costume Prizes, Appetizers, Cash Bar, DJ & Dancing, 8pm to midnight, 483-2972 or contact@maclurelibrary.org

18 - Rutland, Alvin Ailey Dance Theater performs at the Paramount Theatre, 30 Center St., 8 pm, TICKETS: $29.75-$35.75, 775-0903.

 

18 – Rutland, 10th Annual Leaf Chase at Pine Hill Park, 2 Oak Street Extension, 9 a.m. – 1 p.m., Beautiful fun run that includes commemorative shirt and lunch after the race, $20 pre reg, $25 race day, 802-773-1822.

 

18 – Brandon, SILENT MOVIE...”CHILLER THEATER” at Brandon Town Hall, annual event takes place in the unheated town hall and everyone dresses accordingly, double feature starring Lon Chaney. In “The Unknown” (1927). Lon Chaney plays “Alonzo the Armless”, a disabled circus performer smitten with Joan Crawford, 1 Conant Square (Route 7), 7 – 9 p.m., Free Will Offering, 802-247-5420.

 

18 - Ludlow, Okemo Mountain Resort’s annual Job Fair is scheduled for Saturday, October 18, 2014 from 10 AM to 3 PM. Stop by the Clock Tower Base Lodge, fill out an application, and find out more about our job opportunities and benefits. This event is a great opportunity to meet our managers ~ we hope to see you there! Check out our Job Fair flyer for more information, 802-228-1963.

 

23 - Rutland, Béla Fleck and Abigail Washburn performs concert at the Paramount Theatre, 30 Center St., 8 pm, TICKETS: $34.50-$44.50, 775-0903.

 

23 - Hubbardton, Partial Solar Eclipse at Hubbardton - Members of the Green Mountain Alliance of Amateur Astronomers help you safely observe this partial solar eclipse. Bring blankets and flashlights. Call to confirm. 5:30 – 7:00 PM, Hubbardton Battlefield, 5696 Monument Hill Rd, free, call to confirm. 802-273-2282.

 

24 – Tinmouth, John Gillette and Sarah Mittlefehldt perform at the Tinmouth Old Firehouse, Tinmouth Old Firehouse - at the corner of Rt 140 and Mtn. View Road, 7:30 PM, old.firehouse.concerts@gmail.com

 

25 – Rutland, Halloween 5K Race, Fun run throughout downtown Rutland. Costumes encouraged, BROC parking lot at 45 Union Street, 9:15 a.m. – 1:15 p.m., 802-773-1822.

 

25 - Rutland, Rutland’s 55th Annual Halloween Parade - Floats, marching bands and local dignitaries parade through downtown Rutland to celebrate Halloween, begins at 6:30 p.m., parade route - Madison St. & Strongs Ave. to Wales St., left to West St., left onto Merchants Row ending at the plaza.

 

26 – Rutland, Making Strides against Breast Cancer of Rutland County at Castleton College Pavillion, 11 am Registration, Activities and Entertainment, 12:30 pm Survivor Ceremony, 1 pm 4 mile noncompetitive scenic walk, 1-200-227-2345 or e-mail Michele Almeida at Michele.almedia@cancer.org To sign up click here

 

29 - Rutland, Rutland Region Chamber of Commerce holds their Annual Meeting 2014 at the Holiday Inn Centre Ballroom, highlights of the meeting will include Motivational Speaker Ross Gibson, a presentation of the Chamber’s accomplishments over the past year, includes the much anticipated “Business Person of the Year Award”, at noon, RSVP required, includes full luncheon, sponsored by General Electric, to RSVP click here or call 802-773-2747.

 

31 – Rutland, The Exocist plays at the Paramount Theater, 30 Center St., 7:30 pm, tickets $10, This greatest supernatural thriller of all time astonishes and unsettles like no other movie.

 

 

 

 

Rutland Farmers Market: Saturdays from 10 am-2 pm inside at 251 West Street.

 

 

1 - Rutland, The Really Big Show XVIIII - A community night of talent to benefit the United Way of Rutland County. Proudly sponsored by People’s United Bank and hosted by the Paramount Theater. For more information call 80-773-7477 or email info@uwrutlandcounty.org

2 – Rutland, Bluesman Guy Davis a musician, composer, actor, director and writer performs at College of Saint Joseph's Tuttle Hall, 7pm, General admission tickets $15 ($10 for CSJ students with college ID), 802-558-7587.

 

5 - Rutland, Mill Village Chapel holds Wednesday Night Dinner, dinner at 6 pm, adults $9, Route 7 North.

 

6 - Rutland, Middlebury Actor Workshop presents Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde at the Paramount Theatre, 30 Center St., 8 pm,TICKETS: $20, 775-0903.

 

7 - Rutland, Singer, composer and actor, Lyle Lovett performs at the Paramount Theatre, 30 Center St., 8 pm, TICKETS: $99 - $69.50, 775-0903.

 

8 - Killington, Killington Pico Ski Resort holds Job Fair at Ramshead Lodge, 12 noon – 3 p.m., Job Fairs provide you with the opportunity to meet with a variety of supervisors from all areas of the resort, 1-800-300-9095. click here to view poster

 

11 - Rutland, RRCC holds their November mixer at 101 The Fox - Howe Center, 1 Scale Ave., Ste. 84, 5-7 p.m., door prizes, hors’doeuvres, 50/50 raffle and more, for more information call 773-2747.

 

12, 13, 14, 15, 16 – Castleton, Castleton Theater Arts Presents MACBETH by William Shakespeare, Casella Theater, November 12-15 at 7 pm, Sunday, November 16 at 2 pm, Tickets for this event are $12 for adults and $7 for faculty, staff and children under 12, and can be purchased through Castleton Tickets.

 

13 - Rutland, Rutland Economic Development Corp.  77th Annual Meeting will be held on November 13th at Southside Steakhouse.  Networking & Cocktails starting at 4pm; dinner and meeting will be at 5pm.  Awards will be presented for Member of the Year and Business Excellence.  A RSVP will be required.  For more information or to RSVP call 802-773-2747 or email: tcarrington@rutlandeconomy.com

 

13 – Rutland, Project VISION Monthly Meeting - Alliance Fellowship Church, 1 Scale Avenue, Near the Franklin Conference Center, 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm. Our Community Mission fully embraces collaboration, coordination and cooperation. Everyone is welcome.

14, 15 - Rutland, Friends of the Rutland Free Library November Book Sales, Fri., Nov. 14 (10-4)& Sat., Nov. 15 (10-2), Rutland Free Library 10 Court St.,www.rutlandfree.org, Thousands of books organized by author/topic for all ages, CDs, DVDs, puzzles, etc. $.25-$3.00; All proceeds go to support library programs, activities and collections.

 

15 – Rutland, Rutland County Parent Child Center holds Black Tie Celebration sponsored by The Rutland Herald on 11/15/14--6 pm @ Paramount Theatre, more details to be announced.

18 – Castleton, Koresh Dance Company: Come Together performs at Castleton College, Performance at 7 pm, Tuesday, November 18 Soundings Lunch bag Workshop at 12:30 pm, Casella Theater, Tickets for this event are $15 for adults, $12 for students and seniors, and $10 for children under 12, and can be purchased through Castleton Tickets.

20 - Rutland, RICK SPRINGFIELD - STRIPPED DOWN performs at the Paramount Theatre, 30 Center St., 8 pm, TICKETS: $39.75 - $69.75, 775-0903.

 

21, 22 – Rutland, Holiday Craft Fair at Grace Congregational Church , West St., Friday 4-7:30 pm and Saturday 9:30 am -3pm, many vendors with a variety of crafts, baked goods, Christmas items and wreaths, a Pink Pachyderm with gently used treasures and a Cafe. (802) 775-4301

 

21 – Castleton, The Vermont Collegiate Choral Consortium presents the Misa Cubana by contemporary Cuban composer Jose Maria Vitier. Castleton Collegiate Chorale and Chamber Singers combine with choirs from Middlebury College, St. Michael’s College, and Johnson State College, and a professional Chamber Orchestra to present this masterwork, as well as individual pieces. at 7 pm, Casella Theater, Tickets for this event are $5 for adults and $3 for seniors, students and children under 12, and can be purchased through Castleton Tickets.

22 - Rutland Region Chamber of Commerce Vermont Gift Show at Franklin Conference Center, Strongs Ave., (across from Ramuntos Pizza), begins at 10am, free admission, 50/50 raffle and more, a great chance to start your shopping early, for more information or call 802-773-2747.

 

23 - Rutland, Comedian Bill Engvall performs at the Paramount Theatre, 30 Center St., 5 and 8 pm, TICKETS: $39.75 - $59.75, 775-0903.

 

29 – Rutland, BREWHAHA - Beer + Laughs ... its going to be a BrewHaHa! Get your tickets early - the first two BrewHaHa's sold out in only hours, Magic Hat will be on hand offering 4 samples of their delicious VT made brews, $30 gets you four 4oz samples and lots of laughs, we are building a comedy club right on stage and inviting some fresh, new, up-and-coming faces from the Boston comedy scene, A cash bar will be available featuring Magic Hat products, wine and soft drinks, 8 pm, Paramount Theatre, 30 Center St., 775-0903.

 

30 – Brandon, Lighting of Brandon’s Memory Tree in Central Park, 3:30 pm, 802-247-6401.

 

 

 

Rutland Farmers Market: Saturdays from 10 am-2 pm inside at 251 West Street.

 

 

2 – Castleton, The Castleton Jazz Ensemble, led by Glenn Giles, presents an eclectic mix of jazz standards, pop covers, and fusion pieces, Casella Theater, 7 pm, tickets for are $5 for adults and $3 for seniors, students and children under 12, and can be purchased through Castleton Tickets

3 - Rutland, Mill Village Chapel holds Wednesday Night Dinner, Ham Supper, dinner at 6 pm, adults $9, Route 7 North.

 

3 - Rutland, Dark Star Orchestra (Grateful Dead Tribute) performs concert at the Paramount Theatre, 30 Center St., 8 pm, TICKETS: $29.75-$34.75, 775-0903.

 

4 - Rutland, United Way Holiday Mixer with Live & Silent Auctions - Enjoy a wonderful evening to benefit United Way of Rutland County. More information to be announced. Questions, please call 802-773-7477 or email info@uwrutlandcounty.org

 

5 - Rutland, LEANN RIMES: ONE CHRISTMAS with guest Levi Hummon performs concert at the Paramount Theatre, 30 Center St., 8 pm, TICKETS: $48.50-$68.50, 775-0903.

 

5 – Castleton, The Collegiate Chorale and Chamber Singers are pleased to present their Winter Concert featuring Castleton’s new Allen C-15 Digital Organ, Casella Theater, 7 pm, tickets for are $5 for adults and $3 for seniors, students and children under 12, and can be purchased through Castleton Tickets

 

8 – Castleton, Castleton Jazz Combos - The Dance Band Tenths, Castleton’s jazz combo under the direction of Kent Baker, will center around jazz standards popularized in the 1950s, Casella Theater, 7 pm, tickets for are $5 for adults and $3 for seniors, students and children under 12, and can be purchased through Castleton Tickets

 

9 - Rutland, RRCC holds their Holiday mixer at Heritage Family Credit Union , at the Ron Hance Operations Center, 30 Allen St., 5-7 p.m., door prizes, hors’doeuvres, 50/50 raffle and more, for more information call 773-2747.

 

10 - Castleton, The Castleton Wind Ensemble presents a winter concert entitled, Tribute to Film Music. This multimedia event will allow audience members to watch selected scenes from such films as: The Red Pony, The War Horse, and The Magnificent Seven, during a live wind ensemble performance featuring the works of: Aaron Copeland, John Williams, Howard Shore, Elmer Bernstein, and Ron Goodwin. 7 pm, Casella Theater, Tickets for this event are $5 for adults and $3 for seniors, students and children under 12, and can be purchased through Castleton Tickets.

 

11 – Rutland, Project VISION Monthly Meeting - Alliance Fellowship Church, 1 Scale Avenue, Near the Franklin Conference Center, 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm. Our Community Mission fully embraces collaboration, coordination and cooperation. Everyone is welcome.

 

15- Rutland, Friends of the Rutland Free Library December Book Sale, Mon., Dec. 15 (4-8), Rutland Free Library 10 Court St.,www.rutlandfree.org, Thousands of books organized by author/topic for all ages, CDs, DVDs, puzzles, etc. $.25-$3.00; All proceeds go to support library programs, activities and collections.

 

19, 20 – Rutland, Rutland Youth Theater presents DISNEY'S MULAN, JR based on the 1998 Disney film Mulan and the story Fa Mulan by Robert D. San Souci, Paramount Theatre, 30 Center St., Friday 7pm, Saturday 2 and 7 pm, call 775-0903 for ticket information.

 

21 - Rutland, ALBANY BERKSHIRE BALLET: THE NUTCRACKER performed at the Paramount Theatre, 30 Center St., 2 and 6 pm, TICKETS: $29.50-$39.50, 775-0903.

 

 

 

13 - Rutland, Rutland Chamber of Commerce holds their January mixer at The Local - Merchants Row, Downtown, 5-7 p.m., door prizes, hors’doeuvres, 50/50 raffle and more, for more information call 773-2747.

 

16 - Rutland, CLASSIC ALBUMS LIVE: DARK SIDE OF THE MOON - featuring a massive band of talented musicians and amazing lighting effects. Rock fans of all generations will love this live celebration of rock and roll history, covering Dark Side of the Moon classics, Money, Time and The Great Gig in the Sky, Paramount Theatre, 30 Center St., 8 pm, TICKETS: $29.75-$35.75, 775-0903.

 

22 - Rutland, THE BUDDY HOLLY STORY tells the story of Buddy Holly’s rise to fame, performed at the Paramount Theatre, 30 Center St., 7:30 pm, TICKETS: $39.50-$44.50, 775-0903.

 

 

 

6 – Rutland, The Capitol Steps, that began as a group of Senate staffers who set out to satirize the very people and places that employed them, performs at the Paramount Theatre, 30 Center St., 8 pm, TICKETS: $39.75, 775-0903.

 

10 - Mendon, Rutland, Rutland Chamber of Commerce holds their February mixer at Allen Pools & Spa - Route 4, 5-7 p.m., door prizes, hors’doeuvres, 50/50 raffle and more, for more information call 773-2747.

 

20 – Rutland, LONESTAR, who is celebrating 20 years anniversary, performs country music at the Paramount Theatre, 30 Center St., 8 pm, TICKETS: $39.50-$59.75, 775-0903.


21 – Rutland, The Irish Comedy Tour takes the party atmosphere of a Dublin pub and combines it with a boisterous, belly-laugh band of hooligans, Paramount Theatre, 30 Center St., 8 pm, TICKETS: $25, 775-0903.

 

 

 

 

 

 

10 - Rutland, Rutland Region Chamber of Commerce presents the Business Show 2015 at the Holiday Inn, Route 7, 4-7:30 p.m., open to the public, exhibitors displaying products and services from the Rutland Region, $3 admission fee, door prizes and free parking, for more information call 773-2747.

 

26 – Rutland, COLIN MOCHRIE & BRAD SHERWOOD: 2 MAN GROUP - Colin Mochrie and Brad Sherwood, stars of the Emmy nominated Who’s Line Is It Anyway? have teamed up to present an evening of extraordinary improvisational comedy, Paramount Theatre, 30 Center St., 8 pm, TICKETS: $69.75, $59.75, 775-0903.

 

 

 

 

 

10 – Rutland, The Peking Acrobats perform their breathtaking, gravity-defying showmanship at Paramount Theatre, 30 Center St., 8 pm, TICKETS: $24.75-$34.75, 775-0903.

 

12 – Rutland, Celtic Thunder, the singing group from Ireland accompanied by the Celtic Concert Orchestra performs at the Paramount Theatre, 30 Center St., 8 pm, TICKETS: $79.50-$99.50, 775-0903.

 

 

14 - Mendon, RRCC holds their April mixer at Red Cover Inn - Mendon, 5-7 p.m., door prizes, hors’doeuvres, 50/50 raffle and more, for more information call 773-2747.

 

 

 

 

 

1 – Rutland, THE RAT PACK IS BACK, Relive the days of Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Joey Bishop and Sammy Davis Jr. in this popular and entertaining Las Vegas tribute show, The Rat Pack is Back, at the Paramount Theatre, 30 Center St., 7:30 pm, TICKETS: $35-$75, 775-0903.

 

9 – Rutland, CIRQUE MECHANICS: PEDAL PUNK - Pedal Punk is a steam punk experience that will charm you with its story and thrill you with its daring; a rowdy circus where the mischief is on wheels, Paramount Theatre, 30 Center St., 8 pm, TICKETS: $29.75-$39.75, 775-0903.

 

 

12 - Rutland, RRCC holds their May mixer at Lake Sunapee Bank, 104 Merchants Row, Downtown, 5-7 p.m., door prizes, hors’doeuvres, 50/50 raffle and more, for more information call 773-2747.

 

16 – Rutland, The Rutland County Women’s Network hold “Walk A Mile in Her Shoes” event – more information coming

 

 

 

 

9 - Rutland, RRCC holds their June mixer at Vermont State Employees State Credit Union - 72 Seward Rd., 5-7 p.m., door prizes, hors’doeuvres, 50/50 raffle and more, for more information call 773-2747.

 

 

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