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Vermont Blues Retreat

All Day. Brandon Music in Brandon. Price varies based on package.

After the success of the first Vermont Blues Retreat in 2021 Brandon Music and The Compass Music and Arts Center, Park Village, Brandon is partnering again this year with Hands On Music to offer master classes and workshops in the Blues concluding with a faculty concert at Brandon Music on Saturday Aug. 6 at 7:30 p.m. For more information about the concert contact Edna Sutton at 802-282-8655 or to enroll in the workshops contact Rob Zollman at 802-247-2700 or visit the website vermontbluesretreat.com.

Fiber Floosies
10 a.m. Godnick Center, 1 Deer Street, Rutland. Free.
“This fun group will be meeting in the Goodnick Center Craft Room starting in December. Attendees bring their projects in rug hooking, knitting, cross-stitch, or any fiber arts. Attendees must complete a membership form for the Godnick Center. No cost to participate.” For more info call 802-773-1853.

Storytime!
10:30 a.m. Kimball Library in Randolph. Free.
Join Kimball Library for songs, books, and crafts during storytime. Recommended for ages 2-6 but all are welcome. The event will be held outside, weather permitting. Join Kimball Library for songs, books, and crafts during storytime. Recommended for ages 2-6 but all are welcome. The event will be held outside, weather permitting.

Movers and Shakers
11 a.m. Godnick Center, 1 Deer Street, Rutland. Free.
This free program of low-impact exercise is designed for people with Parkinson’s, or anyone else who wishes to maintain or improve flexibility, strength, and balance in a supportive and relaxing environment. Start your week off right and work out with us. Call 802-773-1853 to reserve your spot.

Bike Bum Race Series
3 p.m. Killington Resort. Costs vary.
The Killington Mountain Bike Club & Von Trapp Brewing are excited to bring back the Bike Bum Race Series on Wednesday afternoons from 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. for an all-ages race series that’s as much fun as it is competition. Sign up to ride solo or with a team of up to five people. Racers will be placed in divisions by age and will have one timed run each week. All races will be held on beginner/intermediate trails ensuring fun for all bikers. The 2022 race location is Middle-Lower Rabbit Hole. For more info visit killington.com.

Wednesday Night Gravel Rides
5:30 p.m. Woodstock Green. Free.
Woodstock Area Mountain Bike Association (WAMBA) hosts a weekly gravel ride from the Woodstock Green. Rides are no-drop, and often split into A and B rides. WAMBA aims for 2 hours of riding and explore the hills that surround Woodstock. Check the WAMBA group page on Strava for ride updates.

Artistree: Music on the Hill
6 p.m. Hilliside at Artistree in Pomfret. $5/person.
Pack a picnic, relax, and enjoy live music. Join Artistree each Wednesday evening from June 22 – September 28 this summer for an outdoor concert featuring area musicians. For more info visit artistreevt.org.

Cavendish Summer Concert Series 
6 p.m. The Svec Memorial Green in Proctorsville. Free.
The Town of Cavendish will present the annual summer music series Wednesday evenings starting July 6 at 6 p.m. on the Svec Memorial Green in Proctorsville. For more info visit bit.ly Cavendish Summer Series.

Seven to Sunset Concert Series
7 p.m. Main Street Park in Rutland Free.
Join the Rutland City Band at Main Street Park every Sunday between July 6 through Aug. 24 for free live music for everyone to enjoy. For more info visit rutlandrec.com/7tosunset.

Music at the Riverbend
7 p.m. Behind the Brandon Inn in Brandon. Free.
Come out and enjoy some quality music and free popcorn. For more info visit brandon.org.

Free Thursday Meditation
6 a.m. and 6 p.m. Eagles Nest Studio, 2363 US-RT4, Killington. Free.
Reoccurring Free Thursday Meditation offered in the former Mountain Meadows building, below Base Camp Outfitters. Limited to 8 people. Please RSVP at 802-356-2946 or email [email protected]

Pre-K Storytime
9:30-11 a.m. Billings Farm & Museum in Woodstock. $12/child or $10/BF&M member. Pre-K Storytime is a fun, engaging program for preschool aged children (3-5) and an adult companion. Every week we follow a theme that connects stories with activities and animals on the farm. A snack and a visit to see the featured animal are included in the price. One adult admitted free with a paid child. Adult attendance required.  For more info visit billingsfarm.org.

Ribbon-Cutting at the Royal Group’s Solar Array   
10 a.m. The Royal Group, Inc. facility, 150 Woodstock Avenue in Rutland. Free.
Same Sun of Vermont announces the completion and commissioning of two ground-mounted solar arrays: a traditional array and a solar carport, designed in partnership with TimberHomes VT, located at The Royal Group, Inc. facility at 150 Woodstock Avenue. Rutland Mayor David Allaire will cut a ribbon at 10 a.m. on Aug. 4 in celebration of this innovative project.

“Oceans of Possibilities” Story Hour
10 a.m. Watson Memorial Park in Hartford. Free.
Join librarian, Nadine Hodgdon from the Hartford Library for ocean-themed stories, songs, and games. All children will get a reading chart to record their summer reading and earn a certificate with prizes at the end of summer.

Bone Builders Mendon Seniors
10 a.m. Roadside Chapel, 1680 Townline Rd in Mendon. Free.
Join Mendon Seniors for their bone building session every Tuesday and Thursday. Call 802-775-3766.

Circle of Parents
10 a.m. Virtual. Free.
Circle of Parents is a professionally facilitated, peer led self-help support group for parents and other caregivers. Participants meet weekly for 60-90 minutes online in virtual meetings. To find a group appropriate for you, call 1-800-CHILDREN (1-800-244-5373) or 1-802-229-5724 or email [email protected]

Killington Bone Builders
10 a.m. Sherburne Memorial Library, 2998 River Road, Killington. Free.
In the meeting room at Sherburne Memorial Library. Weights provided. For more info call Pat 802-422-3368.

Toddler Storytime
10:30 a.m. Norman Williams Library in Woodstock. Free.
Join Norman Williams Library to read a few books on a theme of the week. Enjoy stories, socializing, and often a project tied into the theme. This storytime is meant for children aged 20 months to 3.5 years. It will last 30-60 minutes. For more info visit normanwilliams.org.

Meditation for Your Life
11 a.m. Godnick Center, 1 Deer Street, Rutland. Free.
Meditation for Your Life is easy to learn and easy to practice. Meditation creates the ability to improve all of our daily challenges. We believe that meditation will be beneficial to seniors and we will gear our classes to accomplishing a healthy attitude and spirit for all. Sessions are lead by Brian Salmanson. All participants will be sitting on a chair. To reserve your spot call 802-773-1853.

Drive-up pick-up meals
12 p.m. Godnick Center, 1 Deer Street, Rutland. $3.50 Donation ages 65+, $6 fee under age 65. Reservations required.
Godnick Center, in partnership with Southwestern Vermont Council on Aging and Meals on Wheels, is providing drive-up pick-up meals on Mondays and Thursdays at noon at the Godnick Center. For more info or to make a reservation call 802-773-1853.

Yoga with Kellie
12 p.m. The Fox Room, at the Rutland Free Library, located at 10 Court St. in Rutland.  Free.
Come join Kellie Ettori for seven weeks of yoga focusing on the chakras. All skill levels welcome! No registration required.  For more info visit: Rutland rutlandfree.org.

Circle of Parents in Recovery
3 p.m. Virtual. Free.
Support group meets weekly online on Thursdays from 3-4:30 p.m. For more info and to join a group contact Amber at [email protected] or 802-498-0603.

NAMI Connection peer support group
3 p.m. Virtual. Free.
Struggling with managing your mental health? NAMI Connection Peer Support Group can help. This is a free, 90-minute recovery support group for people living with a mental health condition. For more info. visit namivt.org/support/peer-support-groups/.

Killington Trail Bum Series
3 – 5 p.m. Base Camp in Killington. Free.
Join Killington Boot Camp for their free timed 5K trail series. Killington Boot Camp created this free friendly community competition on our trail network to get more people to enjoy these amazing trails. Compete against others or just work toward a personal best. Age group winners will be announced and awarded at the evening Sherburne Library River Road Concert on Thursday, Aug. 11. Salomon (the “unofficial shoe of Killington Boot Camp”) is 100% behind this event and will be at the kick off on July 7 with trail shoe demos. And…The First 30 people signed up will be entered in a Raffle to win a Salomon Hydration Pack. Participate in the 5K and receive one free raffle ticket for the raffle of the week. You can hike/walk this beginner 5K trail. Dogs may accompany you (leashed please). For more info kbckbc.com.

Circle of Parents for Grandparents
4 p.m. Virtual. Free. Meets weekly online.
Run by Prevent Child Abuse VT. For info and to join a group contact Amber at [email protected] or 802-498-0603.

Killington Golf Course League Nights
5 p.m. Killington Golf Course.
Michelob ULTRA and the Killington Golf Course are teeing it up on League Night every Thursday, with exciting contests and great prizes for top team gross scores and flag event winners. The format is a 9-hole scramble tournament, rotating between the front and back nine each week. Sign-up as a team or as an individual. Call the Golf Pro Shop any day before 3 p.m. Wednesday to sign-up as an individual or team and find out what’s on the menu. If you try to sign-up on Thursday, you could be turned away. For more info visit killington.com. To register call the Golf Pro Shop at 802-422-6700.

Kids Yoga
5 p.m. Chaffee Art Center, Rutland. $10/class.
Learning the basics of yoga and mindfulness to increase focus and concentration. A fun way to stay playful and healthy inside and out. Students must pre-register by the day before class. For more info and to register visit chaffeeartcenter.org.

River Road Concert Series
6 p.m. Sherburn Memorial Library in Killington. Free.
The concerts are held on Thursday evenings at 6 p.m. behind the library. Bands set up near the building and patrons can bring picnic suppers, lawn chairs, blankets, etc to enjoy the show. The concerts are scheduled rain or shine. For more info visit sherbunelibrary.org.

Outdoor Yoga with Petra 
6 p.m. Pittsford Rec. Free/Donation.
Practicing slow-flowing gentle Kripalu Yoga outdoors combines exercise and the natural world; releasing natural immune and mood boosters. July 7 – Aug. 25. For more info visit: PetrasWellnessStudio.com.

Fair Haven Concerts in the Park
7 p.m. Park in Fair Haven. Free.
Every Thursday this summer join Fair Haven for it’s free concert series. There will be hot dogs, popcorn, water, and sodas for purchase each week as long as the concerts are held outdoors. There may have a few free ice cream nights, too.

Vermont Blues Retreat 1st Community Concert     
7:30 p.m. Compass Music and Arts Center in Brandon. Free, donations invited.
This concert features the Vermont Blues Retreat Faculty serving as the house band. The Retreat’s participants and local musicians are invited to sign up and jam and anyone that loves blues music is invited to attend.

Green Mountain Food Pantry open hours
10 a.m. – 12 p.m. 158 Stratton RD in Rutland.
Green Mountain Food Pantry is now open on Tuesdays & Fridays from 10 am to noon, 158 Stratton RD, Rutland , VT. If you are in need of extra food, please stop by once a week. Bring your own bags please.

Fabulous Friday Family Fun
1 p.m. Fair Haven Free Library. Free.
On Tone Music will be performing his family friendly music as part of the summer, Oceans of Possibilities programming. Carl’s entertaining, interactive music will be sure to delight audience members of all ages. Fair Haven’s cool comfortable library offers the perfect setting for songs of the sea and more. Following the presentation, everyone is encouraged to visit the park to read the final book being exhibited in the library’s Story Walk. Fair Haven Free Library thanks the Vermont Department of Libraries for their support of our summer programming.

Lego Play
2 p.m. Kimball Library in Randolph. Free.
Come to the Kimball library on Friday afternoons for free play and creative building. For more info visit kimballlibrary.org.

Killington Farmers Market
3 – 6 p.m. Killington Sports at Route 4 in Killington.
The Killington Farmers Market is back! Located at Killington Sports at Rt. 4, the Farmers Market will take place on Fridays this summer from July 8th through October 7th. This year, you can expect to see more live music, fresh local foods, and VT-based artisan products. Shop fresh. Shop local. Most vendors will accept credit cards, but some may only accept cash (there is an ATM onsite).

Friday Night Live: All-4-One
5 p.m. Downtown Rutland. Free.
Rutland’s favorite concert series returns this summer with free performances in downtown. This week’s performer is All-4-One. The events take place on Center Street between Merchants Row and Wales Street with booths by local businesses and vendors, food trucks, and more. Attendees should practice safe social distancing and the unvaccinated are encouraged to wear masks. For more info visit downtownrutland.com.

Food + Art Fridays at The Sable Project
5:30 – 8:30 p.m. 588 North Taggart Hill Road in Stockbridge.
Split-Bill Performance with Passing Project and Elias Alexander. Passing Project will share their creative work from a 3-day Immersive at Sable. Followed by a Fiddle Disco Party with multi-instrumentalist extraordinaire Elias Alexander.     

VT Fish & Wildlife Teen Conservation Weekend
5:45 p.m. Edward F. Kehoe Conservation Camp in Castleton. $125 (includes all meals).
The Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department will be offering a new Teen Conservation Weekend to be held at the Edward F. Kehoe Conservation Camp in Castleton on Aug. 5-7. The weekend is open to ages 15-17 and is the perfect way for teens to unplug and engage with peers outdoors before heading back to the classroom. To register vist vtfishandwildlife.com/learn-more/conservation-education/teen-conservation-weekend.

Okemo’s Jackson Gore Summer Concert Series
6 p.m. Jackson Gore Inn courtyard in Ludlow. Free.
A Friday night tradition for area visitors and locals, Okemo kicks off summer weekends with a free lawn concert from 6 to 9 p.m. in the Jackson Gore Inn courtyard. Concerts feature popular regional musical guests. Lawn chairs and picnic blankets are welcome, but no outside alcohol is allowed.

Music by the River
6 p.m. East End Park at 217 Maxham Meadow Way in Woodstock. Free.
Pentangle Arts is pleased to present its annual Music by the River series of outdoor concerts in July and Aug. This popular concert series features renowned regional artists whose talents will be showcased in the newly renovated East End Park. This outdoor amphitheater showcases a view of the Ottauquechee River. For more info visit pentanglearts.org/music-by-the-river.

Fair Haven Friday Nights 
6 p.m. Downtown Fair Haven.
Family Movie Night. Prior to the start of the show, there will be a bike parade around the park and pony rides will be available. There will also be free ice cream thanks to a donation by Stewart.

Stone Valley Arts Front Porch Concert Series: Va-et-vient
6 p.m. Stone Valley Arts in Poultney. Suggested donation of $10.
Vermont’s own Francophone band Va-et-vient (‘Come & Go’) enjoys entertaining audiences with lively and sonorous three-part harmony singing. he band loves audience participation, teaching chorus lines and (space permitting) traditional dances suitable for all ages. Come one and All. Suggested donation of $10.

BarnArts presents “Seussical the Musical”  
7 p.m. Barnard Town Hall. $15 adults, $10 youth.
BarnArts presents “Seussical the Musical” Aug. 5-7 at the Barnard Town Hall. This performance of Seussical features a live orchestra, creative, original costuming, colorful sets, and playful choreography. Windows will be open and masks are required in the audience.

Vermont Blues Retreat 2nd Community Concert  
7:30 p.m. Compass Music and Arts Center in Brandon. Free, donations invited.
This concert features the Retreat’s participants playing in bands specifically formed for the Retreat. Participants will also play individually and in combination with faculty members.

Brandon’s annual yard sale day
All Day. Visitor Center in Brandon. Free.
Every year, the first Saturday in Aug., Brandon is packed with scores of yard sales all around town. Although most sales will not start until 9:00 am, some start earlier and the official listings will be available starting at 7 a.m. at the Visitor Center at the historic Stephen A Douglas Birthplace & Brandon Museum, located next to the Baptist Church at the corner of Routes 7 and 73 West. For more info visit brandon.org.

Breakfast and Raffle Sponsored by the GOP
8:30 a.m. 15 Wales Street in Rutland. $12 for Adults, $6 for Children, Under 5 is free.      Meet the candidates and enjoy good food and company. Raffle: 2 Red Sox & 2 Bruins Tickets/ $200 heating fuel.

First day of Maxxis Eastern States Cup: Kask Showdown  
9 a.m. Killington Resort.
The MAXXIS Eastern States Cup KASK Showdown returns to Killington August 6-7, 2022, featuring Enduro and Downhill mountain bike races with a combined cash purse of $2,500. Top 5 in every class reach the podium; top 3 in every class receive custom MAXXIS Eastern States Cup medals. For more info and to register visit killington.com.

Rutland Summer Farmers’ Market
9 a.m. – 2 p.m. Depot Park in Downtown Rutland.
From May to October the The Vermont Farmers Market and The Rutland County Farmer’s Market combine forces at Depot Park, located in the heart of downtown Rutland, to form the Downtown Rutland Summer Market. This massive outdoor market features farmers, potters, canners, bakers, jewelers, distillers, quilters, woodworkers, live music and much more. Not to mention an excellent selection of ethnic cuisines. Bring cash or buy tokens with a debit or credi card. Some vendors accept debit/credit cards, but not all.

Baby Goat Yoga   
10 – 11:15 a.m. Wellwood Orchards in Springfield. $15 per person.
This ‘gentle, restorative’ baby goat yoga class will be adapted for all. All levels of ability and experience will be honored. This practice will encourage improved breathing, balance and alignment, while increasing strength and flexibility with deep relaxation; while most importantly bringing your youthful open heart to the mat! The presence of beings so new to this world gives us all an opportunity to celebrate the pure innocence and wonder of our own journey. For more info text Aggie at 603-903-3723 or email [email protected]

Artisan Market
10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Chaffe Art Center at 16 South Main St. in Rutland.
The Chaffee Art Center invites the public to their Artisan Market. Booths will feature all forms of the arts, variety of crafts, specialty foods and more will be on the lawn of the Chaffee Art Center. Vendors are still welcome to apply. For more info visit chaffeeartcenter.org.

Plymouth Old Home Day    
10 a.m. – 5 p.m. President Calvin Coolidge State Historic Site in Plymouth. Included in Admission.
The President Calvin Coolidge State Historic Site is hosting Plymouth Old Home Day. The featured event of the day is a re-enactment of the Presidential Oath of Office administered to then-Vice President Calvin Coolidge by his father on August 3, 1923 at 2:47 in the morning. The re-enactment will take place at 2:47 p.m. on the steps of the Coolidge Homestead with descendants of the Coolidge family playing key roles.

Okemo Taps & Tastes
12 – 6 p.m. Okemo’s Jackson Gore Inn $60, 21 and older. $15, minors 4-20 years old. Free, Children 3 and under. Free, designated driver.
Okemo’s Jackson Gore Inn courtyard will be transformed into a beer garden from noon to 6 p.m. for a return of Taps & Tastes. This celebration of hops and malt expects to feature more than 60 craft beers from regional breweries. Live musical entertainment will be Fuzz On It, featuring Elise Testone, members of Deep Banana Black Out and Kung Fu. For more info visit bit.ly/3H4Key2.

Cooler in the Mountains Concert Series
3-5 p.m. Snowshed Base Area in Killington. Free.
The 10- week concert series will feature top names from the regional and national music scene through the summer, culminating on Sep. 3. This family-friendly weekly concert takes place at the Snowshed Base Area. Families are encouraged to arrive early to enjoy the festive atmosphere and all the summer activities Killington Resort offers. For more info visit killington.com.

Live & Out!: Bob and Sarah Amos Band   
7 p.m. Farr’s Hill in Randolph. Pay what you can.
Bob & Sarah Amos present a wide variety of songs in an intimate style, with mesmerizing vocal harmonies accompanied by Bob’s formidable guitar talents. In their duo show Bob and Sarah step outside of their regular bluegrass setting, performing a wider selection of songs from Bob’s diverse musical catalog, plus a few of their favorite traditional and more modern covers. To purchase tickets visit chandler-arts.org.

Pond Hill Ranch Rodeo
7:30 p.m. Pond Hill Ranch in Castleton.
Pond Hill Pro Rodeo Company is in its 50th year of producing rodeos. The rodeo events include bareback bronc riding, calf roping, steer wrestling, team roping, saddle bronc riding, girls barrel racing, girls break away roping, and bull riding. For outstanding family fun plan to join Pond Hill Ranch Saturday nights at 7:30 p.m. rain or shine. For more info visit pondhillranch.com.

Antique Tractor Day 
All Day. Billings Farm & Museum in Woodstock. Included in Admission.
Celebrate Antique Tractor Day with Billings Farm and Museum. A parade of antique tractors, tractor-pulled wagon rides, and tractor activities. For more info visit billingsfarm.org.

Berry Blessing and Holy Communion
9:30 a.m. The Chaple at Mission Farm in Killington. Free.
Join us for prayer and pie. Mission Farm is transforming Sunday Service to embrace the beautiful surroundings of Mission Farm and incorporate it into the weekly outdoor service.

The Bridgewater Historical Society presents “Finding Endurance” 
2 p.m. Bridgewater Grange Hall, 100A in Bridgewater Corners. Free.
The Bridgewater Historical Society will be presenting the program “Finding Endurance”. The program will be at the Bridgewater Grange Hall located on 100A in Bridgewater Corners. Charles Shackleton will present a talk on Ernest Shackleton’s ship Endurance. He will discuss not only the remarkable discovery of the wreck, but will also include stories of the entrepreneurial exploits of his cousin as well as details of the ship itself, a 1912 three masted Norwegian vessel. Charles, a local furniture-maker, will include some interesting woodworking notes about the ship. This talk is free, open to the public, and accessible to those with disabilities.

Plymouth Farmer’s Market  
3 – 6 p.m. The Community Center at 35 School Drive in Plymouth.
Join Plymouth for their weekly farmer’s market weekly on Sundays.

Sundays on the Hill Concert Series 
3:30 p.m. Community Church in Weston. Adults $5.
The Sundays on The Hill Concert Series committee is delighted to offer their 24th year of concert series. All of the concerts will be held in the Church on the Hill (Community Church) in Weston at 4 p.m. Doors open at 3:30 p.m. The series requires proof of vaccination or a negative Covid-19 test within 72 house and mask are required when inside. For more info visit Shrewsbury Meeting House Concert Series on Facebook.

Music and Art of the Caribbean Day Camp 
9 a.m. – 12 p.m. Stone Valley Arts in Poultney. $40 (4 days).
Come learn about the steel drum, this fascinating instrument from Trinidad, and be part of a steel band for a week. Stone Valley Arts is offering a Music and Art of the Caribbean Day Camp Aug. 8-Aug. 11 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the art center. Through drumming and singing students will explore Caribbean music and culture. Working together as an ensemble we will create an original musical production, which we will perform on the final day. Campers will also engage in hands-on art projects in paper maché, water color painting and printmaking. No experience necessary. Register at stonevalleyarts.org.

Babies and Toddlers Rock
10-10:30 a.m. Fox Room, Rutland Free Library in Rutland. Free.
A music and pre-literacy program for children 0-24 months with Linda McFarlane. Free and open to all. For more info visit rutlandfree.org.

A Community of Parents
10 a.m. Wonderfeet Kids’ Museum, Rutland. Free.
The community meets from 10-11:30 a.m. at Wonderfeet Kids’ Museum. Snacks provided, siblings welcome. Find connection, education, and a community to share with. They’re here to support you during the transition of adding a new baby or child to your family – or whenever you need a community of parents to listen! All parents including expecting parents and caregivers welcome. For more info visit wonderfeetkidsmuseum.org.

Killington Bone Builders
10 a.m. Sherburne Memorial Library, 2998 River Road, Killington. Free.
In the meeting room at Sherburne Memorial Library. Weights provided. For more info call Pat at 802-422-3368. Drive-up pick-up meals 12 p.m. Godnick Center, 1 Deer Street, Rutland. $3.50 Donation ages 65+, $6 fee under age 65. Reservations required. Godnick Center, in partnership with Southwestern Vermont Council on Aging and Meals on Wheels, is providing drive-up pick-up meals on Mondays and Thursdays at noon at the Godnick Center. Call 802-773-1853 for information or to make a reservation for pick-up. For more info or to make a reservation call 802-773-1853.

Drive-up pick-up meals
12 p.m. Godnick Center, 1 Deer Street in Rutland. $3.50 Donation ages 65+, $6 fee under age 65. Reservations required.
Godnick Center, in partnership with Southwestern Vermont Council on Aging and Meals on Wheels, is providing drive-up pick-up meals on Mondays and Thursdays at noon at the Godnick Center. Call (802)773-1853 for information or to make a reservation for pick-up. For more info or to make a reservation call 802-773-1853.

Bone Builders
1 p.m. Godnick Center, 1 Deer Street, Rutland. Free.
An Osteo Exercise Program. All you need to bring with you is a bottle of water. The weights are provided. For more info and to RSVP call 802-775-8220.

Open Discussion and Support Group for Frontline Workers
3:30 p.m. Virtual. Free.
Join this facilitated discussion to share and learn from your peers in front-line positions about how best to manage during this time. COVID Support VT staff will provide a structured environment for discussion and tips for coping and wellness. For more info visit bit.ly/frontlineworkerssupport.

Lake Bomoseen Association Social   
5 – 9 p.m. Indian Point in Bomoseen. Free.
Cindy & Brian Godnick are hosting a Lake Bomoseen Association Social on their lakeside lawn at Indian Point on Monday, August 8th from 5-9 p.m. Bring an appetizer to share, your own beverage and your chair, and cash for a raffle. Feel free to stop by for a relaxing evening on the lake and meet some of your neighbors. Rain date is the following week, Monday, August 15. Text or call Davene at 518-265-1267 with any questions.

Slate Valley Trail Group MTB Rides
5:30 p.m. Fairgrounds Trailhead in Poultney.
Join Slate Valley Trails for a group mountain bike ride weekly on Wednesdays this summer. They will ride trails mostly in the SVT network, but occasionally meet at other locations. Held from 6-7:30 p.m. For more info visit slatevalleytrails.org.

Knit Night
6 p.m. Kimball Library in Randolph. Free.
Bring your knitting – or other handicraft – and enjoy an evening of crafting and socializing. For all ages and experience levels. For more info visit kimballlibrary.org.

NAMI Connection peer support group
7 p.m. Virtual. Free.
Struggling with managing your mental health? NAMI Connection Peer Support Group can help. This is a free, 90-minute recovery support group for people living with a mental health condition. For more info., visit namivt.org/support/peer-support-groups or contact Nick Martin at [email protected]

Vermont Primary Election Killington Polling Hours      
7 a.m. – 7 p.m. Killington Town Office, 2706 River Road.
Vermont’s primary election is Aug. 9. The polling place for Killington voters is the Killington Town Office. The town office opens at 7 a.m. for voting and closes at 7 p.m.

Bone Builders Mendon Seniors
10 a.m. Roadside Chapel, 1680 Townline Rd in Mendon. Free.
Join Mendon Seniors for their bone building session every Tuesday and Thursday. Call 802-775-3766 for availability.

Fair Haven Sea Star Studded Celebrity Summer
10 a.m. Fair Haven Free Library. Free.
Beginning in July, Fair Haven Free Library invites everyone to dive in, join in, and make a splash about reading this summer. There will becelebrity story tellers, magic, reading challenges, book club discussions, music and more. Call 802-265-8011 for more info.

Knitting Group
12:30 p.m. Godnick Center, 1 Deer Street, Rutland. Free.
Gather your knitting (or crochet) project and let’s come together! We are trying a new way of gathering with our creative interests. To RSVP call 802-773-1853 or email [email protected]

Chess Club
4 p.m. Godnick Center, 1 Deer Street, Rutland. Free.
Are you new to the game or have you been playing for years? This is an opportunity for players of all levels and ages to play chess. Bring your own chess set if you are able, some sets will be available. For more info contact club organizer Gregory Weller at [email protected]

Circle of Fathers
4 p.m. Virtual. Free.
Fathers Support Group. Run by Prevent Child Abuse VT. For more info contact Amber Menard, Family Support Programs Coordinator, at 802-552-4274 or [email protected]

Circle of Parents in Recovery
5:30 p.m. Virtual. Free.
Virtual support group. Run by Prevent Child Abuse VT. For more info contact Cindy Atkins, Family Support Programs Coordinator, at 802-498-0608 or [email protected]

Grief support
6 p.m. VNA & Hospice of the Southwest Region’s Rutland office at 7 Albert Cree Drive, Rutland and virtually. Free.
The VNA & Hospice of the Southwest Region, (VNAHSR) will provide grief support services both in-person and virtually every Tuesday from 6-7 p.m. at the VNA & Hospice of the Southwest Region’s Rutland office on 7 Albert Cree Drive. Led by Spiritual and Bereavement Coordinator, Collin Terenzini. Space is limited. To register call 802-855-4533.

Tunesdays Summer Concert Series
6 p.m. Pittsford Village Farm. Free.
Pittsford Village Farm is hosting its third season of outdoor evening concerts with nine concerts taking place on Tuesdays, 6 to 8 p.m. from June 21 through August 16. This Tuesday, June 21, KeruBo sings African folk music and Afro-jazz, from slave spirituals, laments, civil rights & story songs, gospel, more.KeruBo will play 6-7 p.m. with local artists Steve and Kim Spensley finishing out the evening 7-8 p.m. There will be a food truck or food cart on site for each of these events. Adequate free parking is available. If weather is threatening, the rain venue is the Lothrop Gym on Rte 7 in Pittsford. For more info visit pittsfordvillagefarm.org.

27th Annual Castleton Summer Concerts: Mile Twelve
7 p.m. Castleton Pavilion. Free.
All concerts in the series begin at 7 p.m. and are free and open to the public. The Castleton Pavilion is an indoor/outdoor facility, which allows concerts to be held rain or shine. At each performance, Castleton University will collect non-perishable food items to support the Castleton Food Shelf. For more info visit castleton.edu/summerconcerts.

Vermont Standard Jazz Trio performance  
7 p.m. Stone Valley Arts in Poultney. Free will donations.
The Vermont Standard Jazz Trio, featuring 3 Vermont musicians with a collective professional performing history of 160+years, is performing in Poultney. Their repertoire is selected from hundreds of jazz standards. The ensemble includes Bear Irwin on trombone, (former Instrumental Music Educator and Director of Bands at Mill River UHS, who has performed with Doc Severinsen, and Bear is a musician with The Vermont Jazz Ensemble, and Satin ‘n’ Steel), Glendon Ingalls,(bass & trumpet, also a musician with The Vermont Jazz Ensemble, Onion River Jazz, and formerly Glendon was the Instrumental Music Educator at Rutland Town and Barre Town), and Kent Baker (keys, also a musician with the Glenn Miller Orchestra, Joe Piscopo, Bob Newhart, Joan Rivers, and the Cunard Cruise Ships Queen Mary 2 and Queen Elizabeth). This event is this is part of the Jazz Collective at SVA.

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