Events Calendar

If you would like to submit an event to our calendar please email events@mountaintimes.info

– Please note that ** = multiple times and/or locations – 

Feb
25
Sat
Great Benson Fishing Derby
Feb 25 all-day

Annual Great Benson Fishing Derby, Feb. 25-26 on all Vermont waters and Lake Champlain, during legal fishing hours. Bring catch to derby headquarters at Crystal Beach, Lake Bomoseen, Rt. 30 North, Castleton. Day-of hotline, 802-273-FISH. Big prizes, plus kids raffle and prizes. Info, 802-558-2561.

Saturday Events
Feb 25 all-day

Great Benson Fishing Derby
Annual Great Benson Fishing Derby, Feb. 25-26 on all Vermont waters and Lake Champlain, during legal fishing hours. Bring catch to derby headquarters at Crystal Beach, Lake Bomoseen, Rt. 30 North, Castleton. Day-of hotline, 802-273-FISH. Big prizes, plus kids raffle and prizes. Info, 802-558-2561.

Winter Wild Uphill Race
7 a.m.
Winter Wild, an uphill series with a twist, at Okemo Mountain Resort. Make your way to the top then ski down to the finish at the bottom. Ski, snowboard, snowshoe, or just wear shoes for winter fun! Starts before Okemo is open to the public, 7 a.m., for first tracks. Check-in 6:40 a.m. for 7 a.m. start. $20 advance at winterwild.com. $25 day of registration.

Bikram Yoga **
7:30 a.m.
Bikram Yoga holds classes Saturdays: 7:30 a.m. 1 hr. Bikram hot; 9 a.m. 1.5 hr. Bikram hot; 4 p.m. hot power flow. 1360 US-4, Mendon. Info, 802-747-6300.

Downhill for Diabetes
8 a.m.
7th annual Downhill for Diabetes at Pico Mountain Resort. Sign in 8-11 a.m., ski until 4 p.m. All proceeds donated to Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation. donationsfordiabetes.org.

Mixed Level Yoga
8:30 a.m.
Mixed level yoga at Killington Yoga with Karen Dalury, RYT 500. 3744 River Rd, Killington. Info, killingtonyoga.com, 802-422-4500.

Women’s Ski Camp
8:45 a.m.
Killington Resort holds two-day women’s ski camp featuring Olympic gold medalist Donna Weinbrecht, Feb. 25-26. For ages 18+ only. Meet outside at Long Trail Pub in Snowshed Lodge at 8:30 a.m. each day. Sign up and get more info at killington.com.

Youth Race Camp
8:45 a.m.
Killington Resort holds two-day youth race camp with Chelsea Marshall, Feb. 25-26. Two days filled with basic drills, freeskiing and learning to love the sport. Come share Chelsea’s passion for the mountain and her love of racing. Meet outside at Long Trail Pub in Snowshed Lodge at 8:30 a.m. each day. Sign up and get more info at killington.com.

Working Woodlands Workshop
9 a.m.
Working Woodlands Workshop, “Animal Tracking” at Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller National Historical Park, 9 a.m.-12 p.m. Learn who’s been walking through your back yard. Meet at Forest Center at MBRNHP. Free, no reservations needed. Info, 802-457-3368 x222. 54 Elm St., Woodstock.

Women’s Pickup Basketball
9:30 a.m.
Adult women’s pickup basketball Saturday mornings, 9:30-11:30 a.m. at Vt. Police Academy, 317 Academy Rd, Pittsford, VT. Info, 802-483-6500 x 17.

Farmers Market
10 a.m.
The Rutland Downtown Farmers Market is inside for the season, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at Vermont Farmers Food Center, 251 West Street, Rutland. Info and vendors, vtfarmersmarket.org.

Drop In Art
10 a.m.
Drop In Art at Killington Art Garage. $25 gets 1.5 hours studio/project time. All ages welcome, kids and adults. RSVP to 802-422-8844. 2841 Killington Rd., Killington.

Killington Section GMC
10 a.m.
Killington Section Green Mountain Club holds hike to Lily Pond, Bomoseen. Past old quarries where otters play, to a pretty beaver pond. Snowshoes needed if weather permits. Moderate, 3.5 miles. Bring water and a lunch. Wear sturdy shoes, and dress for the weather. For info, call leader Sue Thomas 802-773-2185.

Sleigh Ride Week
10 a.m.
Billings Farm & Museum holds Sleigh Ride Weeks, Feb. 11-26, daily, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Featuring horse-drawn sleigh rides, tours of the dairy farm, family-centered activities, Pres. Day themed activities, programs, film showing, and more. Admission. 62 Old River Road, Woodstock, half mile north of Woodstock Village Green on Vt Rt 12. billingsfarm.org.

Antiques & Collectibles Sale
10 a.m.
Compass Music and Arts Center holds antiques and collectibles sale, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Coins, stamps, dolls, toys, sports cards, vintage jewelry, and much more. Vendor spaces available through Feb. 23 at cmacvt.org or 802-247-4295. 333 Jones Drive, Brandon.

JAGFest Lectures **
10 a.m.
JAG Productions presents JAGFest, festival showcasing and celebrating new plays by emerging playwrights of color. Hour-long lectures today at Norman Williams Public Library, 10 the Green, Woodstock. 10 a.m, speaker Andrew Shade, editor and founder of Broadway Black. 11 a.m. speaker Taylor Reynolds, producing artistic leader of The Movement Theatre Company. 2 p.m. panel discussion featuring the cast of “Sweet” and “Smart People.” All free and open to the public. Info, 802-332-3270 or info@jagproductionsvt.com.

Owl Festival
10 a.m.
VINS presents annual Owl Festival, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. featuring all things owls. Live owls and other raptors, face painting, crafts, afternoon campfire with stories, Owl Chats, owl feedings, and more. Dress warmly, indoor and outdoor activities. Admission. Info, vinsweb.org. 6565 Woodstock Rd., Quechee.

L.L. Bean Bootmobile Tour
10 a.m.
L.L. Bean Bootmobile Tour comes to Okemo Mountain Resort, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Take photos, win prizes, play games, interact! Ludlow. okemo.com.

Bridge Club
12 p.m.
Marble Valley Duplicate Bridge Club meets at Godnick Center Saturdays, 12-4 p.m. Sanctioned duplicate bridge games. Info, 802-228-6276. 1 Deer St., Rutland. Please join.

Rally in Rutland
12 p.m.
Rutland Save Our Health Care & Social Security Rally, 12-1:30 p.m. at Rutland Unitarian Universalist Church, 117 West St., Rutland. Rally & speakers (TBA) followed by march in downtown Rutland. Bring signs! Further information, contact Nate Mylott, natemylott@yahoo.com, 802-342-8721 or Glenn Reed, rutvtactive@gmail.com, 802-287-0980.

Live from the Met
12:55 p.m.
The Paramount Theatre screens Live in HD from The Met, on the big screen, Metropolitan Opera broadcasts. This week, “Rusalka.” $23 tickets at paramountvt.org. 30 Center St., Rutland. Run time 43 hours, 5 minutes with two 30-minute intermissions.

Gospel Choir Performance
1 p.m.
GMC Choir celebrates Black History Month with Gospel Choir of Metropolitan New Testament Mission Baptist Church from Albany, N.Y. Held in Ackley Hall at GMC, One Brennan Circle, Poultney. Free, open to the public.

Ice Skating
2 p.m.
Ice skating at Summit Pond is open 2-10 p.m. Rentals available. Tickets available at Mad Hatter’s Scoops next door. 400 Summit Path, off Killington Road. Info, 802-422-3335.

Happy Hour Yoga
4:30 p.m.
Happy Hour Yoga at Base Camp Outfitters with Karen Dalury, RYT 500. 2363 Route 4, Killington. Ski, then yoga! Info, killingtonyoga.com, 802-422-4500.

Open Swim
5 p.m.
Enjoy the warm water at Mitchell Therapy Pool at Vermont Achievement Center, 88 Park St., Rutland: Tues., Thurs., Saturday 5-7 p.m. Call for more times & info, 802-773-7187.

Ham Supper
5 p.m.
Bridgewater VFD annual ham supper at Bridgewater Congregational Church, 5-7 p.m. Ham, baked beans, pies, and more. Adults $12; kids $8. Info, 802-672-3495.

Roast Pork Dinner
5 p.m.
Brandon Congregational Church holds roast pork dinner in Fellowship Hall, 5-7 p.m. Free will offering taken. Home-made comfort food, neighbors, and friends. 1 Carver St., Brandon. Info, 802-247-0180.

Winterfest
5:30 p.m.
Rutland Parks & Rec Dept. holds 15th annual Winter Fest, Feb. 17-25. Today, final event, Wonderfeet Winter Dance at The Palms restaurant, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Dance for loved ones and little ones. Kids dress up and dance the evening away with their favorite adult. Desserts and snacks provided. Benefits Wonderfeet Kids’ Museum. $15/ couple, wonderfeetkidsmuseum.org/winterdance.

Mardi Gras Dinner
5:30 p.m.
Immaculate Heart of Mary hosts Mardi Gras dinner in St. Anne’s Hall, following 4 p.m. mass, 5:30-7 p.m. Make reservations at 802-775-0846. Tickets at the door. Take out available. Prize for the person who finds the baby in the famous Mardi Gras king cake. $12 adults. $10 seniors. $6 age 6-12. Under 5 free. 17 Lincoln Ave., Rutland.

Benefit Hockey Game
6 p.m.
Vermont State Enforcers vs. RAHA Coaches in benefit hockey game at Spartan Arena, Diamond Run Mall, Rutland. Benefits RAHA and its players. Chuck-a-puck, $250 shoot out, and 50/50 raffle. Suggested donation $3 or $10/ family. Concessions available.

Wheezer & Squeezer Concert
7 p.m.
Jeremiah McLane and Timothy Cummings present a rare and masterful old world blend of traditional dance repertoire from Brittany, central France, and the British Isles, plus originals. At ArtisTree Community Arts Center, 2095 Pomfret Rd., So. Pomfret. $20 includes CD. Cash bar. artistreevt.org.

Throwdown at the Six
7 p.m.
Throwdown at the Six with Jay Nash and Jack Snyder and his Band, at Suicide Six Ski Area, 247 Stage Rd., South Pomfret. Advance tickets at bit.ly/throwdownatthesix. 7 p.m. to midnight. $20 general admission.

Marissa McGowan Sings
7 p.m.
Songstress Marissa McGowan performs musical tribute to Hollywood at Ludlow Town Hall Auditorium, “Broadway at the Movies,” a musical tour of over 80 years of Hollywood’s greatest songs. Free, donations appreciated. Info, 802-228-7239, fola.us.

Ben Cosgrove
7:30 p.m.
Traveling composer, pianist, and multi-instrumentalist from New England, Ben Cosgrove performs at Brandon Music, 62 Country Club Road, Brandon. Featuring original and Americana music. $20 tickets. brandon-music.net.

Marry Me A Little
7:30 p.m.
Vt Actors’ Rep Theatre presents “Marry Me A Little” – a musical revue in the Brick Box at Paramount Theatre. A musical revue featuring songs by Stephen Sondheim, the master of the contemporary Broadway musical. $20 general admission, limited seating. Info, tickets: paramountvt.org. 30 Center St., Rutland.

Musicians from Marlboro
7:30 p.m.
Chandler Center for the Arts presents Musicians from Marlboro, 7:30 p.m. Tickets at chandler-arts.org; 802-728-6464. 71-73 Main St., Randolph.

JAGFest
7:30 p.m.
JAG Productions presents JAGFest, festival showcasing and celebrating new plays by emerging playwrights of color. Today, staged reading of “Smart People” by Lydia Diamond at Norman Williams Public Library, 10 the Green, Woodstock. Post-show conversation with playwrights, actors, directors. Free, RSVP required to 802-332-3270 or info@jagproductionsvt.com.

Winter Wild Uphill Race
Feb 25 @ 7:00 AM – 8:00 AM

Winter Wild, an uphill series with a twist, at Okemo Mountain Resort. Make your way to the top then ski down to the finish at the bottom. Ski, snowboard, snowshoe, or just wear shoes for winter fun! Starts before Okemo is open to the public, 7 a.m., for first tracks. Check-in 6:40 a.m. for 7 a.m. start. $20 advance at winterwild.com. $25 day of registration.

Bikram Yoga **
Feb 25 @ 7:30 AM – 8:30 AM

Bikram Yoga holds classes Saturdays: 7:30 a.m. 1 hr. Bikram hot; 9 a.m. 1.5 hr. Bikram hot; 4 p.m. hot power flow. 1360 US-4, Mendon. Info, 802-747-6300.

Downhill for Diabetes
Feb 25 @ 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM

7th annual Downhill for Diabetes at Pico Mountain Resort. Sign in 8-11 a.m., ski until 4 p.m. All proceeds donated to Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation. donationsfordiabetes.org.

Mixed Level Yoga
Feb 25 @ 8:30 AM – 9:30 AM

Mixed level yoga at Killington Yoga with Karen Dalury, RYT 500. 3744 River Rd, Killington. Info, killingtonyoga.com, 802-422-4500.

Women’s Ski Camp
Feb 25 @ 8:45 AM – Feb 26 @ 3:30 PM

Killington Resort holds two-day women’s ski camp featuring Olympic gold medalist Donna Weinbrecht, Feb. 25-26. For ages 18+ only. Meet outside at Long Trail Pub in Snowshed Lodge at 8:30 a.m. each day. Sign up and get more info at killington.com.

Youth Race Camp
Feb 25 @ 8:45 AM – Feb 26 @ 3:30 PM

Killington Resort holds two-day youth race camp with Chelsea Marshall, Feb. 25-26. Two days filled with basic drills, freeskiing and learning to love the sport. Come share Chelsea’s passion for the mountain and her love of racing. Meet outside at Long Trail Pub in Snowshed Lodge at 8:30 a.m. each day. Sign up and get more info at killington.com.

Working Woodlands Workshop
Feb 25 @ 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Working Woodlands Workshop, “Animal Tracking” at Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller National Historical Park, 9 a.m.-12 p.m. Learn who’s been walking through your back yard. Meet at Forest Center at MBRNHP. Free, no reservations needed. Info, 802-457-3368 x222. 54 Elm St., Woodstock.

Women’s Pickup Basketball
Feb 25 @ 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM

Adult women’s pickup basketball Saturday mornings, 9:30-11:30 a.m. at Vt. Police Academy, 317 Academy Rd, Pittsford, VT. Info, 802-483-6500 x 17.

Antiques & Collectibles Sale
Feb 25 @ 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM

Compass Music and Arts Center holds antiques and collectibles sale, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Coins, stamps, dolls, toys, sports cards, vintage jewelry, and much more. Vendor spaces available through Feb. 23 at cmacvt.org or 802-247-4295. 333 Jones Drive, Brandon.

Drop In Art
Feb 25 @ 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM

Drop In Art at Killington Art Garage. $25 gets 1.5 hours studio/project time. All ages welcome, kids and adults. RSVP to 802-422-8844. 2841 Killington Rd., Killington.

Farmers Market
Feb 25 @ 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM

The Rutland Downtown Farmers Market is inside for the season, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at Vermont Farmers Food Center, 251 West Street, Rutland. Info and vendors, vtfarmersmarket.org.

JAGFest Lectures **
Feb 25 @ 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM

JAG Productions presents JAGFest, festival showcasing and celebrating new plays by emerging playwrights of color. Hour-long lectures today at Norman Williams Public Library, 10 the Green, Woodstock. 10 a.m, speaker Andrew Shade, editor and founder of Broadway Black. 11 a.m. speaker Taylor Reynolds, producing artistic leader of The Movement Theatre Company. 2 p.m. panel discussion featuring the cast of “Sweet” and “Smart People.” All free and open to the public. Info, 802-332-3270 or info@jagproductionsvt.com.

Killington Section GMC
Feb 25 @ 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM

Killington Section Green Mountain Club holds hike to Lily Pond, Bomoseen. Past old quarries where otters play, to a pretty beaver pond. Snowshoes needed if weather permits. Moderate, 3.5 miles. Bring water and a lunch. Wear sturdy shoes, and dress for the weather. For info, call leader Sue Thomas 802-773-2185.

L.L. Bean Bootmobile Tour
Feb 25 @ 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM

L.L. Bean Bootmobile Tour comes to Okemo Mountain Resort, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Take photos, win prizes, play games, interact! Ludlow. okemo.com.

Owl Festival
Feb 25 @ 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM

VINS presents annual Owl Festival, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. featuring all things owls. Live owls and other raptors, face painting, crafts, afternoon campfire with stories, Owl Chats, owl feedings, and more. Dress warmly, indoor and outdoor activities. Admission. Info, vinsweb.org. 6565 Woodstock Rd., Quechee.

Sleigh Ride Week
Feb 25 @ 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Billings Farm & Musuem holds Sleigh Ride Weeks, Feb. 11-26, daily, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Featuring horse-drawn sleigh rides, tours of the dairy farm, family-centered activities, Pres. Day themed activities, programs, film showing, and more. Admission. 62 Old River Road, Woodstock, half mile north of Woodstock Village Green on Vt Rt 12. billingsfarm.org.

Bridge Club
Feb 25 @ 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Marble Valley Duplicate Bridge Club meets at Godnick Center Saturdays, 12-4 p.m. Sanctioned duplicate bridge games. Info, 802-228-6276. 1 Deer St., Rutland. Please join.

Rally in Rutland
Feb 25 @ 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM

Rutland Save Our Health Care & Social Security Rally, 12-1:30 p.m. at Rutland Unitarian Universalist Church, 117 West St., Rutland. Rally & speakers (TBA) followed by march in downtown Rutland. Bring signs! Further information, contact Nate Mylott, natemylott@yahoo.com, 802-342-8721 or Glenn Reed, rutvtactive@gmail.com, 802-287-0980.

Live from the Met
Feb 25 @ 12:55 PM – 1:55 PM

The Paramount Theatre screens Live in HD from The Met, on the big screen, Metropolitan Opera broadcasts. This week, “Rusalka.” $23 tickets at paramountvt.org. 30 Center St., Rutland. Run time 43 hours, 5 minutes with two 30-minute intermissions.

Gospel Choir Performance
Feb 25 @ 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

GMC Choir celebrates Black History Monnth with Gospel Choir of Metropolitan New Testament Mission Baptist Church from Albany, N.Y. Held in Ackley Hall at GMC, One Brennan Circle, Poultney. Free, open to the public.

Ice Skating
Feb 25 @ 2:00 PM – 10:00 PM

Ice skating at Summit Pond is open 2-10 p.m. Rentals available. Tickets available at Mad Hatter’s Scoops next door. 400 Summit Path, off Killington Road. Info, 802-422-3335.

Happy Hour Yoga
Feb 25 @ 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM

Happy Hour Yoga at Base Camp Outfitters with Karen Dalury, RYT 500. 2363 Route 4, Killington. Ski, then yoga! Info, killingtonyoga.com, 802-422-4500.

Ham Supper
Feb 25 @ 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Bridgewater VFD annual ham supper at Bridgewater Congregational Church, 5-7 p.m. Ham, baked beans, pies, and more. Adults $12; kids $8. Info, 802-672-3495.

Open Swim
Feb 25 @ 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Enjoy the warm water at Mitchell Therapy Pool at Vermont Achievement Center, 88 Park St., Rutland: Tues., Thurs., Saturday 5-7 p.m. Call for more times & info, 802-773-7187.

Roast Pork Dinner
Feb 25 @ 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM

Brandon Congregational Church holds roast pork dinner in Fellowship Hall, 5-7 p.m. Free will offering taken. Home-made comfort food, neighbors, and friends. 1 Carver St., Brandon. Info, 802-247-0180.

Mardi Gras Dinner
Feb 25 @ 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM

Immaculate Heart of Mary hosts Mardi Gras dinner in St. Anne’s Hall, following 4 p.m. mass, 5:30-7 p.m. Make reservations at 802-775-0846. Tickets at the door. Take out available. Prize for the person who finds the baby in the famous Mardi Gras king cake. $12 adults. $10 seniors. $6 age 6-12. Under 5 free. 17 Lincoln Ave., Rutland.

Winterfest
Feb 25 @ 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM

Rutland Parks & Rec Dept. holds 15th annual Winter Fest, Feb. 17-25. Today, final event, Wonderfeet Winter Dance at The Palms restaurant, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Dance for loved ones and little ones. Kids dress up and dance the evening away with their favorite adult. Desserts and snacks provided. Benefits Wonderfeet Kids’ Museum. $15/ couple, wonderfeetkidsmuseum.org/winterdance.

Benefit Hockey Game
Feb 25 @ 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Vermont State Enforcers vs. RAHA Coaches in benefit hockey game at Spartan Arena, Diamond Run Mall, Rutland. Benefits RAHA and its players. Chuck-a-puck, $250 shoot out, and 50/50 raffle. Suggested donation $3 or $10/ family. Concessions available.

Marissa McGowan Sings
Feb 25 @ 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Songstress Marissa McGowan performs musical tribute to Hollywood at Ludlow Town Hall Auditorium, “Broadway at the Movies,” a musical tour of over 80 years of Hollywood’s greatest songs. Free, donations appreciated. Info, 802-228-7239, fola.us.

Throwdown at the Six
Feb 25 @ 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Throwdown at the Six with Jay Nash and Jack Snyder and his Band, at Suicide Six Ski Area, 247 Stage Rd., South Pomfret. Advance tickets at bit.ly/throwdownatthesix. 7 p.m. to midnight. $20 general admission.

Wheezer & Squeezer Concert
Feb 25 @ 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Jeremiah McLane and Timothy Cummings present a rare and masterful old world blend of traditional dance repertoire from Brittany, central France, and the Brittish Isles, plus originals. At ArtisTree Community Arts Center, 2095 Pomfret Rd., So. Pomfret. $20 includes CD. Cash bar. artistreevt.org.

Ben Cosgrove
Feb 25 @ 7:30 PM – 8:30 PM

Traveling composer, pianist, and multi-instrumentalist from New England, Ben Cosgrove performs at Brandon Music, 62 Country Club Road, Brandon. Featuring original and Americana music. $20 tickets. brandon-music.net.

JAGFest
Feb 25 @ 7:30 PM – 8:30 PM

JAG Productions presents JAGFest, festival showcasing and celebrating new plays by emerging playwrights of color. Today, staged reading of “Smart People” by Lydia Diamond at Norman Williams Public Library, 10 the Green, Woodstock. Post-show conversation with playwrights, actors, directors. Free, RSVP required to 802-332-3270 or info@jagproductionsvt.com.

Marry Me A Little
Feb 25 @ 7:30 PM – 8:30 PM

Vt Actors’ Rep Theatre presents “Marry Me A Little” – a musical revue in the Brick Box at Paramount Theatre. A musical revue featuring songs by Stephen Sondheim, the master of the contemporary Broadway musical. $20 general admission, limited seating. Info, tickets: paramountvt.org. 30 Center St., Rutland.

Musicians from Marlboro
Feb 25 @ 7:30 PM – 8:30 PM

Chandler Center for the Arts presents Musicians from Marlboro, 7:30 p.m. Tickets at chandler-arts.org; 802-728-6464. 71-73 Main St., Randolph.

Feb
26
Sun
Great Benson Fishing Derby
Feb 26 all-day

Annual Great Benson Fishing Derby, Feb. 25-26 on all Vermont waters and Lake Champlain, during legal fishing hours. Bring catch to derby headquarters at Crystal Beach, Lake Bomoseen, Rt. 30 North, Castleton. Day-of hotline, 802-273-FISH. Big prizes, plus kids raffle and prizes. Info, 802-558-2561.

Sunday Events
Feb 26 all-day

Great Benson Fishing Derby
Annual Great Benson Fishing Derby, Feb. 25-26 on all Vermont waters and Lake Champlain, during legal fishing hours. Bring catch to derby headquarters at Crystal Beach, Lake Bomoseen, Rt. 30 North, Castleton. Day-of hotline, 802-273-FISH. Big prizes, plus kids raffle and prizes. Info, 802-558-2561.

Bikram Yoga **
9 a.m.
Bikram Yoga holds classes Sundays: 9 a.m. & 4:30 p.m. 1.5 hr. Bikram hot. 1360 US-4, Mendon. Info, 802-747-6300.

Beverly Anderson Retirement
9 a.m.
Beverly Anderson is retiring as pastor from Sherburne United Church of Christ. Final worship today at 9 a.m., followed by coffee/fellowship hour at the church. Afternoon event at Summit Lodge, 2-5 p.m. also. Killington community warmly invited to both. Route 4, Killington. Summit Lodge, Summit Path off Killington Road.

Vinyasa Flow Yoga
10 a.m.
Vinyasa flow yoga – all levels, everyone welcome! With Whitney Berra. Meditative and heat building flow of movement with breath, to cultivate strength, space, and grounding. $10 for non-Mountain Top guests; 6 classes $50. Call to sign-up or drop-in. Yoga Studio at Mountain Top Inn & Resort, Chittenden. 802-483-2311.

Sundays with Maurie
10 a.m.
Sundays with Maurie, drop in watercolor class, 10 a.m.-12 p.m. at Killington Art Garage. All ages, all abilities. $30 includes instruction and materials. Coffee/tea and sweet plate included. RSVP to 802-422-8844. 2841 Killington Rd., Killington.

Drop In Art
10 a.m.
Drop In Art at Killington Art Garage. $25 gets 1.5 hours studio/project time. All ages welcome, kids and adults. RSVP to 802-422-8844. 2841 Killington Rd., Killington.

Sleigh Ride Week
10 a.m.
Billings Farm & Museum holds Sleigh Ride Weeks, Feb. 11-26, daily, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Featuring horse-drawn sleigh rides, tours of the dairy farm, family-centered activities, Pres. Day themed activities, programs, film showing, and more. Admission. 62 Old River Road, Woodstock, half mile north of Woodstock Village Green on Vt Rt 12. billingsfarm.org.

Ice Skating
2 p.m.
Ice skating at Summit Pond is open 2-10 p.m. Rentals available. Tickets available at Mad Hatter’s Scoops next door. 400 Summit Path, off Killington Road. Info, 802-422-3335.

Marry Me A Little
2 p.m.
Vt Actors’ Rep Theatre presents “Marry Me A Little” – a musical revue in the Brick Box at Paramount Theatre. A musical revue featuring songs by Stephen Sondheim, the master of the contemporary Broadway musical. $20 general admission, limited seating. Info, tickets: paramountvt.org. 30 Center St., Rutland.

JAGFest
2 p.m.
JAG Productions presents JAGFest, festival showcasing and celebrating new plays by emerging playwrights of color. Today, staged reading TBD at ArtisTree Community Arts Center, 2095 Pomfret Rd., S. Pomfret. Post-show conversation with playwrights, actors, directors. Free, RSVP required to 802-332-3270 or info@jagproductionsvt.com.

Sports Live in HD
2 p.m.
The Paramount Theatre screens live in HD the Daytona 500, Nascar’s “Great American Race” on the big screen. Doors open 1:45 p.m. Win prizes! HD, 30’x24′ screen, incredible sound. It’ll be like you’re there! 30 Center St., Rutland. paramountvt.org. Free viewing.

Musical Benefit
3:30 p.m.
A Concert of Compassion: a musical benefit for Syrian refugees, including instrumentalists Stefanie Taylor, violin; Court Gettel, flute; David Baasch, cello; Diane Chartrand, piano; and Jennifer Hoult, harp. Quartet performs “Where Do We Go?” by Montpelier H.S. graduate Anna Scoppettone. Free will offering. Held at Grace Congregational Church, 8 Court St., Rutland. Info, 802-775-4301.

Open Gym
5 p.m.
Town of Killington Rec. Dept. holds open gym for ages 18+. Tonight, pick up basketball games, 5-7 p.m. at Killington Elementary School, through March 27. $2 per night. Schoolhouse Road, Killington. Info, 802-422-3932, killingtontown.com.

Weekly Curling
7 p.m.
Upper Valley Curling Club plays each Sunday at Union Arena, Woodstock. 7-9 p.m. $25 per person. All ability levels welcome to join the club. On the grounds of Woodstock UHS, Route 4, Woodstock. Info, uppervalleycurling.org. Games begin at 7 p.m.

Beverly Anderson Retirement
Feb 26 @ 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM

Beverly Anderson is retiring as pastor from Sherburne United Church of Christ. Final worship today at 9 a.m., followed by coffee/fellowship hour at the church. Afternoon event at Summit Lodge, 2-5 p.m. also. Killington community warmly invited to both. Route 4, Killington. Summit Lodge, Summit Path off Killington Road.

Bikram Yoga **
Feb 26 @ 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM

Bikram Yoga holds classes Sundays: 9 a.m. & 4:30 p.m. 1.5 hr. Bikram hot. 1360 US-4, Mendon. Info, 802-747-6300.

Drop In Art
Feb 26 @ 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM

Drop In Art at Killington Art Garage. $25 gets 1.5 hours studio/project time. All ages welcome, kids and adults. RSVP to 802-422-8844. 2841 Killington Rd., Killington.

Sleigh Ride Week
Feb 26 @ 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Billings Farm & Musuem holds Sleigh Ride Weeks, Feb. 11-26, daily, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Featuring horse-drawn sleigh rides, tours of the dairy farm, family-centered activities, Pres. Day themed activities, programs, film showing, and more. Admission. 62 Old River Road, Woodstock, half mile north of Woodstock Village Green on Vt Rt 12. billingsfarm.org.

Sundays with Maurie
Feb 26 @ 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Sundays with Maurie, drop in watercolor class, 10 a.m.-12 p.m. at Killington Art Garage. All ages, all abilities. $30 includes instruction and materials. Coffee/tea and sweet plate included. RSVP to 802-422-8844. 2841 Killington Rd., Killington.

Vinyasa Flow Yoga
Feb 26 @ 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM

Vinyasa flow yoga – all levels, everyone welcome! With Whitney Berra. Meditative and heat building flow of movement with breath, to cultivate strength, space, and grounding. $10 for non-Mountain Top guests; 6 classes $50. Call to sign-up or drop-in. Yoga Studio at Mountain Top Inn & Resort, Chittenden. 802-483-2311.

Ice Skating
Feb 26 @ 2:00 PM – 10:00 PM

Ice skating at Summit Pond is open 2-10 p.m. Rentals available. Tickets available at Mad Hatter’s Scoops next door. 400 Summit Path, off Killington Road. Info, 802-422-3335.

JAGFest
Feb 26 @ 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM

JAG Productions presents JAGFest, festival showcasing and celebrating new plays by emerging playwrights of color. Today, staged reading TBD at ArtisTree Community Arts Center, 2095 Pomfret Rd., S. Pomfret. Post-show conversation with playwrights, actors, directors. Free, RSVP required to 802-332-3270 or info@jagproductionsvt.com.

Marry Me A Little
Feb 26 @ 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Vt Actors’ Rep Theatre presents “Marry Me A Little” – a musical revue in the Brick Box at Paramount Theatre. A musical revue featuring songs by Stephen Sondheim, the master of the contemporary Broadway musical. $20 general admission, limited seating. Info, tickets: paramountvt.org. 30 Center St., Rutland.

Sports Live in HD
Feb 26 @ 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM

The Paramount Theatre screens live in HD the Daytona 500, Nascar’s “Great American Race” on the big screen. Doors open 1:45 p.m. Win prizes! HD, 30’x24′ screen, incredible sound. It’ll be like you’re there! 30 Center St., Rutland. paramountvt.org. Free viewing.

Musical Benefit
Feb 26 @ 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM

A Concert of Compassion: a musical benefit for Syrian refugees, including instrumentalists Stefanie Taylor, violin; Court Gettel, flute; David Baasch, cello; Diane Chartrand, piano; and Jennifer Hoult, harp. Quartet performs “Where Do We Go?” by Montpelier H.S. graduate Anna Scoppettone. Free will offering. Held at Grace Congregational Church, 8 Court St., Rutland. Inof, 802-775-4301.