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
23
Thu
Thursday Events
Feb 23 all-day

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

Smoking Cessation
9 a.m.
Rutland’s stop smoking program, including patches, gum, and lozenges, at Rutland Regional Behavioral Health, 1 Commons St., Rutland, Thursdays, 9-10 a.m. Register at 747-3768 or rrmc.org. Free!

Bikram Yoga **
9 a.m.
Bikram Yoga holds classes Thursdays: 9 a.m. & 4:30 p.m. 1.5 hour Bikram hot; 6:15 p.m. 1 hour Bikram hot. 1360 US-4, Mendon. Info, 802-747-6300.

Sewing Art Camp
9:30 a.m.
More Sewing Creations Art Camp Feb. 20, 21, 23, 9:30-11:30 a.m. at Gallery at the Vault, 68 Main St., Springfield. Marbleize fabric then sew pillows from the cloth. Ages 7+, $30. Preregistration required at dkemble@vermontel.net. Info, galleryvault.org.

Story Hour
10 a.m.
Promoting early literacy and socialization skills in a fun setting. Stories, songs, movement, craft. No registration. Ages 2+. Fox Room, Rutland Free Library, 10-10:45 a.m. 773-1860.

Story Time
10 a.m.
Maclure Library offers two preschool story hours, Wednesdays and Thursdays at 10 a.m. Parents and care givers are encouraged to bring children from birth to 5 years old. This is a great chance for children to socialize and parents / care givers to make new friends, share concerns, joys, ideas, and experiences and to learn from other parents. Today, Rutland Parent Child Center hosts. Snacks, crafts, stories, open playtime, dance, songs. Info, 802-483-2792. 840 Arch St., Pittsford.

Story Time
10 a.m.
Story time at the West Rutland Public Library. Thursdays at 10 a.m. Bring your young children to enjoy stories, crafts, and playtime. Info, 802-438-2964.

Killington Bone Builders
10 a.m.
Bone builders meets at Sherburne Memorial Library, 2998 River Rd., Killington, 10-11 a.m. Mondays and Thursdays. Free, weights supplied. For info, 802-422-3271.

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

Bone Builders
10 a.m.
Bone builders meets Thursdays at Mendon Methodist Church basement. Info, 802-773-2694.

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.

Pico Ski Races
1 p.m.
Pico Mountain holds weekly Thursday fun races. Teams or individuals race down giant slalom at Pico. Jan. 26-March 16, 1-3 p.m. picomountain.com for details. 73 Alpine Drive, Killington.

Winterfest
1 p.m.
Rutland Parks & Rec Dept. holds 15th annual Winter Fest, Feb. 17-25. Today, vacation movie showing of “Finding Dory” at Paramount Theatre, 30 Center St., Rutland. Free tickets must be picked up in advance at Heritage Family Credit Union branches. rutlandrec.com/winterfest.

Paint With Me
1 p.m.
Chaffee Art Center hosts Paint With Me class, 1-3 p.m., for one adult and one child. $50/ pair; $20 for additional child. (members $45/$18) Get creative on winter break with your young one! Follow along with artist instructor Kathryn Wiegers. All materials provided. 16 S. Main St., Rutland. chaffeeartcenter.org.

Board Game Day
1 p.m.
Board Game Day at Sherburne Memorial Library. Bring your favorite board game or play one of theirs. 1-2 p.m. 2998 River Road, Killington. Info, 802-422-9765.

Ice Skating
4 p.m.
Ice skating at Summit Pond is open 4-10 p.m. Rentals available. Tickets available at Mad Hatter’s Scoops next door. 400 Summit Path, off Killington Road. Info, 802-422-3335.

Level 2 Yoga
5:30 p.m.
Level 2 Yoga at Killington Yoga with Karen Dalury, RYT 500. 3744 River Rd, Killington. Info, killingtonyoga.com, 802-422-4500.

Shakin’ Skate
6 p.m.
Okemo Mountain Resort has a fun evening of ice skating with a live DJ, games, and family fun in the Ice House skating pavilion, 6-9 p.m. Ages 12 +, $10; under age 12, $8. Rentals $5. 77 Okemo Ridge Rd., Ludlow. Info, okemo.com.

Brandon Niederauer
6 p.m.
This kid rocks hard. 13-year-old Brandon Niederauer, aka “Taz,” appears with Joey Leone Trio for a special one-night-only show at the Foundry. Broadway sensation portrayed guitarist Zack Mooneyham in musical “School of Rock.” Info, foundrykillington.com or 802-422-5335.

Bridge Club
6:30 p.m.
Marble Valley Duplicate Bridge Club meets at Godnick Center Thursdays, 6:30 p.m. Sanctioned duplicate bridge games. Info, 802-228-6276. 1 Deer St., Rutland. Please join.

Open Gym
7 p.m.
Town of Killington Rec. Dept. holds open gym for ages 18+. Tonight, soccer game 7-9 p.m. at Killington Elementary School, through March 28. $2 per night. Schoolhouse Road, Killington. Info, 802-422-3932, killingtontown.com.

Poetry Reading
7 p.m.
Castleton Free Library hosts reading by poet Tom Smith, recently retired from Castleton University, Professor Emeritus. Free, open to public. Main St., Castleton.

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.

Sleigh Ride Week
Feb 23 @ 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.

Pico Ski Races
Feb 23 @ 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Pico Mountain holds weekly Thursday fun races. Teams or individuals race down giant slalom at Pico. Jan. 26-March 16, 1-3 p.m. picomountain.com for details. 73 Alpine Drive, Killington.

Ice Skating
Feb 23 @ 4:00 PM – 10:00 PM

Ice skating at Summit Pond is open 4-10 p.m. Rentals available. Tickets available at Mad Hatter’s Scoops next door. 400 Summit Path, off Killington Road. Info, 802-422-3335.

Level 2 Yoga
Feb 23 @ 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM

Level 2 Yoga at Killington Yoga with Karen Dalury, RYT 500. 3744 River Rd, Killington. Info, killingtonyoga.com, 802-422-4500.

Brandon Niederauer
Feb 23 @ 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM

This kid rocks hard. 13-year-old Brandon Niederauer, aka “Taz,” appears with Joey Leone Trio for a special one-night-only show at the Foundry. Broadway sensation portrayed guitarist Zack Mooneyham in musical “School of Rock.” Info, foundrykillington.com or 802-422-5335.

Shakin’ Skate
Feb 23 @ 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Okemo Mountain Resort has a fun evening of ice skating with a live DJ, games, and family fun in the Ice House skating pavilion, 6-9 p.m. Ages 12 +, $10; under age 12, $8. Rentals $5. 77 Okemo Ridge Rd., Ludlow. Info, okemo.com.

Bridge Club
Feb 23 @ 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM

Marble Valley Duplicate Bridge Club meets at Godnick Center Thursdays, 6:30 p.m. Sanctioned duplicate bridge games. Info, 802-228-6276. 1 Deer St., Rutland. Please join.

Open Gym
Feb 23 @ 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Town of Killington Rec. Dept. holds open gym for ages 18+. Tonight, soccer game 7-9 p.m. at Killington Elementary School, through March 28. $2 per night. Schoolhouse Road, Killington. Info, 802-422-3932, killingtontown.com.

Poetry Reading
Feb 23 @ 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Castleton Free Library hosts reading by poet Tom Smith, recently retired from Castleton University, Professor Emeritus. Free, open to public. Main St., Castleton.

Marry Me A Little
Feb 23 @ 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.

Feb
24
Fri
Friday Events
Feb 24 all-day

Open Swim **
8 a.m.
Enjoy the warm water at Mitchell Therapy Pool at Vermont Achievement Center, 88 Park St., Rutland: 8-9 a.m.; 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Call for more times & info, 802-773-7187.

Level 1 Yoga
8:30 a.m.
Level 1 Yoga at Killington Yoga with Karen Dalury, RYT 500. 3744 River Rd, Killington. Info, killingtonyoga.com, 802-422-4500.

Bikram Yoga **
9 a.m.
Bikram Yoga holds classes Fridays: 9 a.m. 1.5 hr. Bikram hot; 12 p.m. 1 hour Bikram hot. 1360 US-4, Mendon. Info, 802-747-6300.

Drop In Art
10 a.m.
Drop In Art Thursday and Friday, at Killington Art Garage, by appointment only. $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.

Story Time
10:30 a.m.
Sherburne Memorial Library holds story time Fridays, 10:30-11 a.m. Join for stories, songs, activities. Babies and toddlers welcome! Info, 802-422-9765.

Vt. Specialty Food Day
10:30 a.m.
Vermont Specialty Food Day at Okemo Mountain Resort, 10:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Brands like Cabot, Ben & Jerry’s and Vt. maple syrup, plus local goodies highlight the flavors of the day. And local brews like Long Trail, Vt. Spirits, and Woodchuck add to tour with tastings. Jackson Gore Courtyard at Okemo Mountain Resort, Ludlow. okemo.com.

Movie Matinee
1 p.m.
Movie Matinee at Sherburne Memorial Library. Watch a recently released animated film while snacking on popcorn, 1-3 p.m. 2998 River Road, Killington. Info, 802-422-9765.

Sports of All Sorts
3 p.m.
Killington Rec. Dept. offers Sports of All Sorts programs in Killington Elementary School gym: an intro to sports in a fun and instructional way. Open to any child from any school. This week, TBA. This is the final week! Pre k – 6th grade, 3-4:30 p.m. Aftercare available from 4:30-5 p.m. $35. Register at killintonrec.com.

Magic: the Gathering
3:15 p.m.
Sherburne Memorial Library holds Magic: the Gathering after school Fridays, 3:15-4:30 p.m. Ages 8+, all levels welcome. 2998 River Rd., Killington. 422-9765.

Ice Skating
4 p.m.
Ice skating at Summit Pond is open 4-10 p.m. Rentals available. Tickets available at Mad Hatter’s Scoops next door. 400 Summit Path, off Killington Road. Info, 802-422-3335.

Winterfest
4:30 p.m.
Rutland Parks & Rec Dept. holds 15th annual Winter Fest, Feb. 17-25. Today’s events have been cancelled due to lack of snow – 802GO! Winter at RRMC.

Spaghetti Dinner
5:30 p.m.
Poultney Chamber of Commerce holds spaghetti dinner, 5:30-7 p.m. at St. Raphael’s church parish hall, East Main St., Poultney. Adults $8; kids age 6-12 $5; under age 5 free. Info, 802-287-2010.

Artist Reception
6 p.m.
Castleton Downtown Gallery in Rutland features works of artists Don Ramey, Paul Marr Hillard, Heather Ritchie and Sabrina Fadial, through March 18. Artist reception today 6 p.m. This group show represents the talent and exploration of four sculptors from Vermont’s stone carving and fabrication traditions. Info, galleries@castleton.edu.

Family Owl Prowl
6:30 p.m.
VINS welcome families to Family Owl Prowl, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Discover mysterious and exciting life of owls. Meet resident owl, learn common calls, snowshoe into their habitat and hopefully hear one! Dress warmly. Registration required at vinsweb.org. $12.50/$16. 6565 Woodstock Rd., Quechee.

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.

UU Coffeehouse Series
7:30 p.m.
UU Coffeehouse Concert Series in Rutland continues with Bow Thayer with opener George Nostrand, at Unitarian Universalist Church. General admission tickets $20 advance at paramountvt.org; $25 day of show. 117 West St., Rutland.

BrewHaHa
7:30 p.m.
Beer plus laughs equals a BrewHaHa! Paramount Theatre welcomes back this live comedy club style set up, on the stage, limited seating. $35 tickets includes 4-4oz. samples, souvenir pint glass, and lots of laughs! These sell out quickly; purchase at paramountvt.org. 30 Center St., Rutland.

JAGFest
7:30 p.m.
JAG Productions presents JAGFest, festival showcasing and celebrating new plays by emerging playwrights of color. Today, staged reading of “Sweet” by Harrison Rivers 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.

Open Swim **
Feb 24 @ 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.; 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Call for more times & info, 802-773-7187.

Level 1 Yoga
Feb 24 @ 8:30 AM – 9:30 AM

Level 1 Yoga at Killington Yoga with Karen Dalury, RYT 500. 3744 River Rd, Killington. Info, killingtonyoga.com, 802-422-4500.

Bikram Yoga **
Feb 24 @ 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM

Bikram Yoga holds classes Fridays: 9 a.m. 1.5 hr. Bikram hot; 12 p.m. 1 hour Bikram hot. 1360 US-4, Mendon. Info, 802-747-6300.

Drop In Art
Feb 24 @ 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM

Drop In Art Thursday and Friday, at Killington Art Garage, by appointment only. $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 24 @ 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.

Story Time
Feb 24 @ 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM

Sherburne Memorial Library holds story time Fridays, 10:30-11 a.m. Join for stories, songs, activities. Babies and toddlers welcome! Info, 802-422-9765.

Vt. Specialty Food Day
Feb 24 @ 10:30 AM – 2:30 PM

Vermont Specialty Food Day at Okemo Mountain Resort, 10:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Brands like Cabot, Ben & Jerry’s and Vt. maple syrup, plus local goodies highlight the flavors of the day. And local brews like Long Trail, Vt. Spirits, and Woodchuck add to tour with tastings. Jackson Gore Courtyard at Okemo Mountain Resort, Ludlow. okemo.com.

Movie Matinee
Feb 24 @ 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

Movie Matinee at Sherburne Memorial Library. Watch a recently released animated film while snacking on popcorn, 1-3 p.m. 2998 River Road, Killington. Info, 802-422-9765.

Sports of All Sorts
Feb 24 @ 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Killington Rec. Dept. offers Sports of All Sorts programs in Killington Elementary School gym: an intro to sports in a fun and instructional way. Open to any child from any school. This week, TBA. This is the final week! Pre k – 6th grade, 3-4:30 p.m. Aftercare available from 4:30-5 p.m. $35. Register at killintonrec.com.

Magic: the Gathering
Feb 24 @ 3:15 PM – 4:30 PM

Sherburne Memorial Library holds Magic: the Gathering after school Fridays, 3:15-4:30 p.m. Ages 8+, all levels welcome. 2998 River Rd., Killington. 422-9765.

Ice Skating
Feb 24 @ 4:00 PM – 10:00 PM

Ice skating at Summit Pond is open 4-10 p.m. Rentals available. Tickets available at Mad Hatter’s Scoops next door. 400 Summit Path, off Killington Road. Info, 802-422-3335.

Winterfest
Feb 24 @ 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM

Rutland Parks & Rec Dept. holds 15th annual Winter Fest, Feb. 17-25. Today’s events have been cancelled due to lack of snow – 802GO! Winter at RRMC.

Spaghetti Dinner
Feb 24 @ 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM

Poultney Chamber of Commerce holds spaghetti dinner, 5:30-7 p.m. at St. Raphael’s church parish hall, East Main St., Poultney. Adults $8; kids age 6-12 $5; under age 5 free. Info, 802-287-2010.

Artist Reception
Feb 24 @ 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Castleton Downtown Gallery in Rutland features works of artists Don Ramey, Paul Marr Hillard, Heather Ritchie and Sabrina Fadial, through March 18. Artist reception today 6 p.m. This group show represents the talent and exploration of four sculptors from Vermont’s stone carving and fabrication traditions. Info, galleries@castleton.edu.

Family Owl Prowl
Feb 24 @ 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM

VINS welcome famililes to Family Owl Prowl, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Discover mysterious and exciting life of owls. Meet resident owl, learn common calls, snowshoe into their habitat and hopefully hear one! Dress warmly. Registration required at vinsweb.org. $12.50/$16. 6565 Woodstock Rd., Quechee.

BrewHaHa
Feb 24 @ 7:30 PM – 8:30 PM

Beer plus laughs equals a BrewHaHa! Paramount Theatre welcomes back this live comedy club style set up, on the stage, limited seating. $35 tickets includes 4-4oz. samples, souvenir pint glass, and lots of laughs! These sell out quickly; purchase at paramountvt.org. 30 Center St., Rutland.

JAGFest
Feb 24 @ 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 “Sweet” by Harrison Rivers 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 24 @ 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.

UU Coffeehouse Series
Feb 24 @ 7:30 PM – 8:30 PM

UU Coffeehouse Concert Series in Rutland continues with Bow Thayer with opener George Nostrand, at Unitarian Universalist Church. General admission tickets $20 advance at paramountvt.org; $25 day of show. 117 West St., Rutland.

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.