Events Calendar

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

Caregiver Course
Sep 25 all-day

SVCOA offers Powerful Tools for Caregivers classes, free, open to residents of Rutland and Bennington counties. 6-week course helps learn to reduce personal stress, change negative self-talk, communicate needs, communicate more effectively, recognize messages of their emotions, deal with difficult feelings, and more. Held at Manchester Community Library, 138 Cemetery Ave., Manchester. Sept. 25-Oct. 30, Mondays, 5-6:30 p.m. RSVP to 802-786-5990.

Citizenship Classes
Sep 25 all-day

Vermont Adult Learning will offers free citizenship classes. Call Marcy Green, 802-775-0617, and learn if you may qualify for citizenship at no cost. 16 Evelyn St., Rutland. Also, free classes in reading, writing, and speaking for English speakers of other languages. Ongoing.

Killington Bone Builders
Sep 25 @ 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM

Bone builders meets at Sherburne Memorial Library, 2998 River Rd., Killington, 10-11 a.m. Mondays and Thursdays. Free, weights supplied. For info, 802-422-3368.

Open Swim
Sep 25 @ 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM

Enjoy the warm water at Mitchell Therapy Pool at Vermont Achievement Center, 88 Park St., Rutland: 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Call for more times & info, 802-773-7187.

Monday Meals
Sep 25 @ 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

Every Monday meals at Chittenden Town Hall at 12 noon. Open to public, RSVP call by Friday prior, 483-6244. Gene Sargent. Bring your own place settings. Seniors $3.50 for 60+. Under 60, $5. No holidays. 337 Holden Rd., Chittenden.

Rutland Rotary
Sep 25 @ 12:15 PM – 1:15 PM

Rotary Club of Rutland meets Mondays for lunch at The Palms Restaurant. Learn more or become a member,

Smoking Cessation for Pregnant Moms
Sep 25 @ 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM

Rutland’s stop smoking program for pregnant mothers, including patches, gum, and lozenges, at Rutland Women’s Healthcare, 147 Allen St., Rutland. Mondays, 5-6 p.m. Register at 747-3768 or Free!

Open Swim **
Sep 26 @ 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM

Enjoy the warm water at Mitchell Therapy Pool at Vermont Achievement Center, 88 Park St., Rutland: 8-9 a.m.; 12-1 p.m.; 5-7 p.m. Call for more times & info, 802-773-7187.

Yin Yoga
Sep 26 @ 8:30 AM – 9:30 AM

Yin Yoga at Killington Yoga with Karen Dalury, RYT 500. 3744 River Rd, Killington. Info,, 802-422-4500.

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

Bikram Yoga holds classes Tuesdays: 9 a.m. & 4:30 p.m. Bikram yoga; 6:15 p.m. inferno hot pilates. 1360 US-4, Mendon. Info, 802-747-6300.

Art Workshop
Sep 26 @ 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Annie’s Art Workshop, 10 a.m.-12 p.m. Tuesdays at Sherburne Memorial Library, Killington. Open art workshop – collaborative artist group welcomes all levels, interests, mediums. Free. In memory of Ann Wallen. Info, 299-1777.

Preschool Story Time
Sep 26 @ 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM

Norman Williams Public Library holds 45-minute story time for kids ages 3-6 featuring three, thematically related books along with craft or activity reinforcing theme. 802-457-2295. 10 the Green, Woodstock.

TOPS Meeting
Sep 26 @ 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM

TOPS – Taking Off Pounds Sensibly meets every Tuesday at the Trinity Episcopal Church, 85 West Street, Rutland. Weigh-in 5-5:25 p.m. Meeting 5:30-6:30 p.m. For additional information call Robin at 802-483-2967.

Legion Bingo
Sep 26 @ 6:15 PM – 7:15 PM

Brandon American Legion, Tuesdays. Warm ups 6:15 p.m., regular games 7 p.m. Open to the public. Bring a friend!

Book Talk
Sep 26 @ 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM

Book talk with author Joanna Tebbs Young, on her book “Lilian Baker Carlisle: Vermont Historian, Burlington Treasure” at Phoenix Books Rutland, 2 Center St., Rutland. Free, open to public. Books available.

ART Book Program
Sep 26 @ 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Vt. Actors’ Rep Theatre and Rutland Free Library present “An Evening in Honor of Banned Books Week” at Rutland Free Library, 10 Court St., Rutland. A celebration of the freedom to read. Featuring readings from “The Rabbit’s Wedding” by Garth Williams and “Alabama Story” by playwright, Ken Jones. Free, refreshments served. Info,

Chess Club
Sep 26 @ 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Rutland Rec Dept. holds a chess club at Godnick Adult Center, providing a mind-enhancing skill not only to the youth but adults as well. The club will teach anyone who is willing to learn. All ages are welcome; open to the public. Tuesday evenings, 7 – 9 p.m. 1 Deer St., Rutland.