Calendar

Meet David Zuckerman
9 a.m.
At Gourmet Provence. Stop by to chat with Lt. Gov. David Zuckerman about the future of Brandon, Rutland County and rural Vermont. Let’s hear about his plan for our state.

Fit and Fun
9:30 a.m.
Marilyn Sheldon holds exercise classes at the Godnick Adult Center.  Low impact, aerobic, and stretching routines; move to lively, sing-a-long music. 1 Deer St. in Rutland. Advance registration required, call 802-773-1853.

It Takes a Village: A Community of Parents
10 a.m.
Meet on the patio outside Taso on Center St. (Wonderfeet is rain location) for a stroller/backpack/baby wearing walk around downtown.

Poultney Trailblazers Teen Bike Club
12:30 p.m.
The Poultney Trailblazers is a new mountain bike club for teens ages 13-18. Join Slate Valley Trails and Coach Caitrin every Wednesday through Oct. 28  for coaching, riding and camaraderie.

Everyone Eats
2:30 p.m.
Free restaurant-prepared meals to pick up at Castleton Elementary School in Castleton.

Vermont Farmers’ Market (Rutland)
3 p.m.
The Vermont Farmers Market and The Rutland County Farmer’s Market combine forces at Depot Park, in the heart of downtown Rutland.

Rainbow Connections
3 p.m.
A peer support group for ages: 12 – 18 sponsored by Rutland Mental Health Services at the Rutland Free Library. Interested members DO NOT have to be active or enrolled with CCN or RMHS.

Everyone Eats: Rutland
4 p.m.
Free meals served up at the Vermont Farmer’s Food Center from 4-6 p.m. More info at vermontfarmersfoodcenter.org/everyone_eats

Everyone Eats: Fair Haven
4 p.m.
Free restaurant-prepared meals to pick up at Fair Haven Grade School in Fair Haven.

Kim Wilcox and Guest
5 p.m.
Performing live at The Public House, 5813 Woodstock Rd in Quechee.

Everyone Eats: Poultney
5 p.m.
Free restaurant-prepared meals served up at Young at Heart Senior Center, 206 Furnace St in Poultney.

Everyone Eats: Chittenden
5 p.m.
Free restaurant-prepared meals served up at Barstow Memorial School in Chittenden.

Open Mic Night
5:30 p.m.
At the Skunk Hollow tavern with host Pete Meijer every Wednesday on the outdoor stage (weather permitting) from 5:30 – 8:30 p.m.

Ryan Fuller
5:30 p.m.
Performing live at Roots the Restaurant.

Halloween food drive
5:50 p.m.
VELCO is hosting a drive-through trick or treating event at its Pinnacle Ridge campus to benefit the food shelf at Fair Haven Concerned. Families are encouraged to attend in costume and requested to please bring a nonperishable food item to donate to those in need as we enter the holiday season.

Rutland Roundtables
6 p.m.
Share your story and vision for the future of Rutland. Rutland Roundtables take place virtually over Zoom/phone. Register at rutlandroundtables.org

JobsInVT Virtual Career Fair
9 a.m.
Register for FREE at VTCareerFairs.com Upload your resume ahead of the Career Fair by visiting JobsInVT.com, searching for the participating employers listed below, and applying to their “Free Virtual Career Fair” job postings. Employers interested in reserving a spot, call 877-374-1088.

Groovy Grannies line dance
9:30 a.m.
Intermediate line dance, mostly country with a little variety. No partner is needed. Marilyn Sheldon leads at the Godnick Adult Center. 1 Deer St. in Rutland. Advance registration required, call 802-773-1853.

Circle of Parents
10 a.m.
Virtual. contact Cindy Atkins, Family Support Programs Coordinator, at 802-498-0608 or catkins@pcavt.org.

Community Trail Build Evening Session
3 p.m.
Come help Slate Valley Trails build and define a new foot and bike trail system at the Manchester property in Poultney!  PLEASE RSVP to Tim Johnson at Johnson and Son Bikeworks at salmonpwiggle@gmail.com, or by calling (518) 282-9089.

Everyone Eats: Rutland
4 p.m.
Free meals served up at the Vermont Farmer’s Food Center from 4-6 p.m. More info at vermontfarmersfoodcenter.org/everyone_eats

Duane Carleton
4 p.m.
Performing live at Moguls Sports Pub in Killington.

Circle for Foster & Adoptive Families
5 p.m.
Virtual. Contact Heather Niquette, Family Support Programs Coordinator, at 802-498-0607 or hniquette@pcavt.org

Everyone Eats: Chittenden
5 p.m.
Free restaurant-prepared meals served up at the North Chittenden Grange Hall in Chittenden.

Nurturing Skills For Families
5:30 p.m.
Virtual. Contact Cindy Atkins, Family Support Programs Coordinator, at 802-498-0608 or catkins@pcavt.org

Everyone Eats: Brandon
6 p.m.
Free meals served up in Brandon’s Estabrook park beginning 6 p.m. More info at vermontfarmersfoodcenter.org/everyone_eats

Cornhole Winter League
6 p.m.
Play cornhole with Exit 4 Cornhole in Randolph.  Located in the warehouse at Rain or Shine, 14 Hull St.  Bags fly at 6 p.m. $5 cover, $10  league fee.

BYO(D)Mic
6 p.m.
It’s open mic night on Thursdays now at Du Jour VT, but you gotta’ bring your own mic to spit on.

Team Trivia with Casey Murray
6 p.m.
Test your knowledge at The Public House, 5813 Woodstock Rd in Quechee.

Jim Yeager
6 p.m.
Summer Music Series presents local musician Jim Yeager every Thursday rain or shine at the Barnard Inn and Tavern. No Cover – Donations appreciated.

SPOOKY Trivia
6 p.m.
Grab your coworkers and put your international affairs knowledge to the test at the VCWA’s Annual Spooky Trivia Night! Online event. Register at eventbrite.com/e/spooky-trivia-tickets-68016351739

Virtual Knit Knite
7 p.m.
Six Loose Ladies and Friends host a knitting circle from Chester via Zoom. More info available at facebook.com/events/973117296469197.

Phoenix Books Virtual Halloween Open Mic
7 p.m.
Virtually appear to read and/or to listen! Those interested in reading can sign up at the beginning of the meeting, via the Zoom Chat Box feature.  This event is free and open to all. Please register with Eventbrite at phoenixbooks.biz/event/phoenix-books-virtual-halloween-open-mic. Registered attendees will receive a Zoom invite.

Smith Street Haunted House
8 p.m.
Running through Oct. 30. This will be a socially distanced event. Please come prepared to have a fun, spooky night. Please also bring and wear a mask, costume friendly, family friendly! 93 Smith St. in West Rutland, $5 donation appreciated.

Circle for Kinship & Guardianship Families
8 p.m.
Virtual. Contact Heather Niquette, Family Support Programs Coordinator, at 802-498-0607 or hniquette@pcavt.org

Halloween Grab & Go Goodie Bags
10:30 a.m.
Stop by the Fletcher Memorial library to pick up a fun grab & go style Halloween Goodie Bag. One bag per child please. There will be nut free options available as well.

Prana Yoga
10:30 a.m.
Tammy Brown instructs at the Godnick Adult Center. Advance registration required by calling 802-773-1853.1 Deer St. in Rutland. Stay for free meditation at 11:30 a.m.

Meditation
11 a.m.
Led by  Brian Salmanson at the Godnick Adult Center. 1 Deer St. in Rutland. Free.

Chris Pallutto
5 p.m.
Performing live at Moguls Sports Pub.

Aaron Audet
5:30 p.m.
Performing live at Roots Restaurants in Rutland.

Ryan Fuller
5:30 p.m.
Performing live at the Foundry in Killington.

Jack Snyder
6 p.m.
Summer Music Series with Barnard’s own local musician Jack Snyder at Barnard Inn. No cover, donations appreciated.

King Arthur Jr.
6 p.m.
Friday Nights at Flannels Bar & Grill, $3 Draft Beer and live music by King Arthur Junior!

George Nostrand
6 p.m.
Performing live at Bomoseen Lodge.

Trivia in the Tap Room: Vermont
6:30 p.m.
Pub trivia with Rick Davis at the Harpoon Riverbend Taps & Beer Garden in Windsor.

Live Music
6:30 p.m.
Catch a live performance at Taso on Center in Rutland.

Jim Yeager
6:30 p.m.
Performing live at Du Jour VT in Ludlow.

TGR’s Make Believe premiere
7 p.m.
Showing at the Rutland Fairground Drive-in. Tickets are $30 per vehicle, on-sale now at bit.ly/vermont-makebelieve.

Macbeth
7:30 p.m.
JUST THE PLAYERS community theater troupe’s first performance at Chandler Center for the Arts. $15. Tickets at chandler-arts.org.

Halloween Fashion Show and Dinner
7:30 p.m.
At the Public House in Quechee.

Bowlloween
8 p.m.
You’ll have a ghoulishly good time while bowling unlimited games under the cosmic lights. DJ BIG HANDSOME will be there making the speakers howl. Be sure to dress to impress for your chance to win. $15 admission for all ages. Call 773-7707 to reserve your lane now.

DJ Dirty D
9 p.m.
Spinning live in Rutland’s Center Street Alley.

Cars and Coffee
7 a.m.
Enjoy a cup up of coffee, look at cars and show off your own at Forest Dale Grocery in Brandon.

Garland’s Annual Seed Sale
8 a.m.
Support Rutland County Audubon Society! Stop by Garland’s on Park Street in Rutland to stock up on seed for our feathered friends. 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Masks required.

Norwich Farmers’ Market
9 a.m.
Revamped for social distancing. Pre-ordering is encouraged but not required. More info is available on the web site explaining new procedures – norwichfarmersmarket.org

Village Green Market
9 a.m.
The Vermont Farmers Market and The Rutland County Farmers’ Market combine forces at Depot Park, in the heart of downtown Rutland

Summit Fall Saturday Morning Soccer
9 a.m.
Morning soccer program for kids in Pre-K, Kindergarten, 1st and 2rd Grade at the Rutland Polo Fields on E. Pittsford Rd in Rutland.

Oktoberfest
12 p.m.
At Third Place Pizzeria in Castleton. Special menu, pumpkin painting, pie eating and corn hole tournaments. Reservations in advance are recommended in order to secure a table. (802) 671 – 8113

Halloween Kids BOGA Party
12 p.m.
At Edgar May Health & Rec Center for ages 7-12. $15 for members, $20 for non members. To register call 802-885-2568

Pittsford Tractor Parade!
1 p.m.
The Pittsford Tractor parade will kick off at 1 pm, beginning at the Village Farm. We will have tractors from the 1930’s to present day farm tractors. We encourage anyone with a tractor, big or small, new or used to join in the fun! All proceeds will go directly to the Pittsford Fire Department. Registration is $10 per tractor, local and state businesses are also welcome to provide and sign for advertisement with a $25 donation.

Trunk or Treat Treasure Hunt
2 p.m.
Revive Church and several area organizations will be hosting a Trunk or Treat Treasure Hunt on Halloween from 2-5:00 p.m. throughout the town of Poultney. The hunt for treats will begin at the church where families can pick up a map and clues.

Halloween on the Hill
2:30 p.m.
Stone Valley Arts Center welcomes families for our annual free & spooktacular Halloween on the Hill! Magic show! Costume parade and pumpkin contest with prizes! Music by Taconic Music along with Spooky Stories!

Halloween Trunk A Treat
3 p.m.
At Bridgewater Community center. Get your costumes ready, dress up the kids and come to the drive through trunk a treat. Candy will be handled out.  Social distancing of course.  Call Melissa at 892-369-9815 for more information

Safe & Seen Halloween Drive-Through Edition
4 p.m.
Drive thru the school parking lot off of Central St. in Randolph. Rock Hunt: The Recreation Department will hide 10 themed Halloween rocks around the village. Turn in rock at the event and claim your prize.  Photo Op: RACDC will have a photo opportunity for families to jump out of their cars and take a family Halloween photo. Available through the whole event (4-7 p.m.)

Halloween Fun Fest
4:30 p.m.
Starting at the Sherburne Memorial Library. Come join the costume parade and contest! Prizes awarded for most original, best use of mask, and most believable. Registration is required at sherburnelibrary.org/halloween-fun-fest/

“Why You Shouldn’t be Afraid of Bats”
5 p.m.
With not-too-spooky music playing within these old walls, the staff of the Wells Public library will be in costume handing out 50 treat bags. They’ll also be distributing cards bearing amazing bat facts that explain why bats aren’t to be feared, but celebrated.

Super Stash Bros.
5 p.m.
On the deck at Moguls Sports Pub. 2360 Killington Rd. in Killington.

Halloween book giveaway
5 p.m.
Pittsfield Library hosts its annual Halloween book giveaway! On Halloween, come and choose a free book from a selection of Young Adult, Children’s Fiction, Picture Books, and Board Books from a tent set up outside the library. 5 – 7 p.m.. Call or email for details. 802-746-4067 or pittsfieldvtlibrary@gmail.com. Masks required, event will be socially distanced.

Drive Thru Halloween trunk or treat
5 p.m.
Local folks and the Pittsford Fire Department BOO MOBILE, will decorate their trunks, gather and park cars in the Pittsford Town Office parking lot. A BIG SCOOP of CANDY will be dropped into trick or treaters buckets/bags that they hold out of their car window at the end of the route. TRICK or TREATERS DO NOT leave their vehicles.

“Take the “Road to Nowhere” in Bethel
5 p.m.
Join Bethel Rotary for a trip through its transformed downtown parking lot with a lot of seasonal scenes and skits from the safe and secure location of your car.

King Arthur Junior
5:30 p.m.
Performing live at the Foundry at Summit Pond.

Rick Redington and The Luv
6 p.m.
Halloween Masquerade Costume Ball and Drive In Concert with Rick Redington and The Luv at the Wild Fern in Stockbridge.

Halloween Mask-erade
6 p.m.
Jenny Porter and Tony Lee Thomas perform at Jax Food and Games. Win a Merchant Pass for the best mask!

Chris Pallutto
6:30 p.m.
Catch a live performance at Du Jour VT in Ludlow.

Truck or Treat
6:30 p.m.
With many vehicles decorated and LOTS of candy, come and share in the festivities with Calvary Bible Church. From 6:30 – 8 p.m. they will have a fall festival block party with music, games, candy & more. Raffle is at 7 p.m.

CRT Annual Outdoor Halloween Party
7 p.m.
A Yeti-inspired Haunted Dance Party! Featuring the musical styling’s of DJ Dirty D and all of your favorite Clear River Tavern staff, this will be an outdoor, socially distanced event, so plan your costumes accordingly. Indoor seating & dining is available Costume contest, horror movie at Clear River Tavern in Pittsfield. BY RESERVATION so please plan ahead and call to save your spot (802) 746-8999.

Drive-in Movie: “Halloweentown”
7:00 p.m.
Showing at the Rutland Fairground Drive-in & Brandon’s Estabrook Park. $25/vehicle. Tickets at Paramountvt.org. This event is sold out.

Flannels 1st Annual Halloween Party
9 p.m.
A night full of adult tricks and treats! Prizes for the best costumes, live music from Rick Webb,  DJ, food and drink specials. Tickets required and on sale now.

Sat night with Dj Mega
10 p.m.
Spinning live in Rutland’s Center Street Alley.

Jim Yeager
12 p.m.
Performing live at Mont Vert Cafe in Woodstock.

Painters choose painters
1 p.m.
Opening reception for the show at SVA Gallery. Featuring artists Joan Curtis, Joan Harris, Ruth Hamilton Chris Medina, Gabi Moore, Phil Whitman and more!

Duane Carleton
4 p.m.
Performing live at Moguls Sports Pub in Killington.

Jenny Porter
5 p.m.
Performing live at Flannels Bar & Grill in Mendon.

Jazz Night
5 p.m.
The Summit Pond quartet performs at the Foundry in Killington.

Virtual concert with Susan Haefner
5 p.m.
Little Yellow House Studio presents “Make Yourself at Home,” a virtual living room concert featuring Broadway veteran and Andover resident Susan Haefner, with special guests Lisa and Lori Brigantino premiering on Okemo Valley TV’s YouTube Channel.

OMS Virtual Ski Swap
All day
The online swap is live at okemomountainschool.org/skiswap!  All items will be prepaid through the online store and received by pickup with an appointment only.  ALL SALES ARE FINAL. Shop early to get the best selection! The sale will run until November 27.

Fit and Fun
9:30 a.m.
Marilyn Sheldon holds exercise classes at the Godnick Adult Center.  Low impact, aerobic, and stretching routines; move to lively, sing-a-long music. 1 Deer St. in Rutland. Advance registration required, call 802-773-1853.

Nurturing Skills For Families
10 a.m.
Virtual. Contact Heather Niquette, Family Support Programs Coordinator, at 802-498-0607 or hniquette@pcavt.org

Nurturing Program for Families in Substance Abuse Recovery
4 p.m.
Virtual. Contact Cindy Wells, Family Support Programs Coordinator, at 802-498-0611 or cwells@pcavt.org

Everyone Eats: Rutland
4 p.m.
Free meals served up at the Vermont Farmer’s Food Center from 4-6 p.m. More info at vermontfarmersfoodcenter.org/everyone_eats

Nurturing Fathers Program
5 p.m.
Virtual. Contact Amber Menard, Family Support Programs Coordinator at 802-552-4274 or amenard@pcavt.org

Everyone Eats: Brandon
5:15 p.m.
Free meals served up in Brandon’s Estabrook park beginning 6 p.m. More info at vermontfarmersfoodcenter.org/everyone_eats

King Arthur Junior
5:30 p.m.
Performing live at Flannels Bar and Grill in Mendon.

Line Dance: Country
9:30 a.m.
Marilyn Sheldon holds dance classes at the Godnick Adult Center. Advance registration required, call 802-773-1853. Come for a fun cardiovascular workout with both new and old-line dances. No experience necessary. No partner needed. 1 Deer St. in Rutland. $5

Jim Yeager and Friends
5 p.m.
Performing live at The Public House, 5813 Woodstock Rd in Quechee.

Sammy B
5:30 p.m.
Performing live at Flannels Bar & Grill in Mendon.

Circle of Parents in Recovery
5:30 p.m.
Virtual. Contact Cindy Atkins, Family Support Programs Coordinator, at 802-498-0608 or catkins@pcavt.org

Pickleball Fall Season
6 p.m.
Located at the Maxfield Outdoor Sports Complex in Hartford.  They have equipment on-site that can be loaned out if you need it. Ages 16+. Purchase a pass for the entire season or drop-in anytime for a $2/visit.  hartfordvt.myrec.com/info/activities/program_details.aspx?ProgramID=30089

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