Events Calendar

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

Feb
14
Sun
Jeep at the Beast
Feb 14 all-day

Jeep takes over the Beast with V.I Parking and cool swag, weekends at Killington Resort. Jeep preferred parking at Ramshead; new Jeeps and swag at Snowshed. Test drive for free lift tickets! Details at killington.com.

Music Scene
Feb 14 all-day

KILLINGTON

11 a.m. The Foundry

-Brunch w/ Frank Chase
1 p.m. Pico’s Last Run Lounge
-
Duane Carleton Duo
2:30 p.m. K1 Base Lodge

-Tony Lee Thomas Trio
2:30 p.m. Snowshed’s LT Pub
-
Joey Leone Trio
4 p.m. McGrath’s Irish Pub
-
Extra Stout
5 p.m. Pickle Barrel Nightclub

-Jamie’s Junk Show
6 p.m. Capriccio Ristorante

-Guy Burlage
6 p.m. Outback Pizza

-Tropic Thundaa
6 p.m. The Foundry
-
Oak Totem Trio
6 p.m. Wobbly Barn

-Tony Lee Thomas Trio
8 p.m. Pickle Barrel Nightclub

-The Nerds
8 p.m. Santa Fe Steakhouse

-Bob Kennedy
8 p.m. The Foundry
-
Jazz Night w/ Oak Totem
9 p.m. Jax Food and Games
-
Duane Carleton
9 p.m. Moguls Sports Pub

-Rick Redington
9:30 p.m. Outback Pizza
-
Country Night w/ Pat and Clay
10 p.m. Pickle Barrel Crows Nest

-Jamie’s Junk Show
10 p.m. Wobbly Barn
-
DJ Prime

PITTSFIELD

5 p.m. Clear River Tavern
-
Tom Irish is for Lovers on Valentine’s

ROCHESTER

7 p.m. Sandy’s Books & Bakery
-
Open Mic w/ Spencer Lewis

RUTLAND

10 p.m. Pub 42

-Open Mic w/ Chris Pallutto

WEST RUTLAND

2 p.m. Town Hall

-Much Ado About Nothing

WOODSTOCK

12 p.m. Bentley’s Restaurant
-
Sabrina Brown & The Fred Haas Band

Scavenger Hunt
Feb 14 all-day

Okemo celebrates romance with on-snow Valentine’s Day scavenger hunt. Red hearts hidden along ski trails. Return for prizes. Info, okemo.com.

Sleigh Ride Week
Feb 14 all-day

Billings Farm & Museum holds Sleigh Ride Week Feb. 31-21, from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. daily featuring horse-drawn sleigh (or wagon) rides, sledding jack jumpers, tours of dairy farm and farmhouse, and other activities. Weather dependent. Admission. 69 Old River Rd, Woodstock. Billingsfarm.org.

Valentine’s Day
Feb 14 all-day
Winterfest – Day 3
Feb 14 all-day

Winterfest continues in Giorgetti Park, 2 Oak St. Ext. wit Teddy Bear Carry, cardboard sled competition, ice skating, snowshoeing. Free skating pass for participants. Food, hot drinks, marshmallow toasting and raffles.

Flea Market
Feb 14 @ 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Rutland Area Flea Market indoors, year round, weekends 10 a.m.-4 p.m. 200 West St., Rutland. Free parking.

Winter Weekends
Feb 14 @ 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Billings Farm & Museum opens Saturdays and Sundays in January and February, from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. featuring the operating dairy farm, restored 1890 Farm House, programs and activities. 69 Old River Rd, Woodstock. Billingsfarm.org.

Backyard Bird Count
Feb 14 @ 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM

Join VINS for the 19th annual Great Backyard Bird Count, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Help count wild birds that visit the feeders. Bird identification workshops, bird on a glove program, tallying, interactive games, crafts, activities, and more. Admission. Info, vinsweb.org; 802-359-5001 ext. 223. 6565 Woodstock Rd., Quechee.

Much Ado About Nothing
Feb 14 @ 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Marble Valley Players present William Shakespeare’s classic romantic comedy, “Much Ado About Nothing” at West Rutland Town Hall. Witty wordplay and clever plot twists make this the perfect Valentine’s weekend entertainment. Adults $15/ students,seniors, veterans $12. Tickets at Paramount Box Office at 30 Center St., Rutland or paramountvt.org. W. Rutland Town Hall, 35 Marble St., West Rutland.

Public Skate
Feb 14 @ 2:10 PM – 3:40 PM

Union Arena holds public skate, 2:10-3:40 p.m. All ages, $5-6, age 4 and under free. Rentals available. unionarena.org. 80 Amsden Way, Woodstock. 802-457-2500.

Ice Skating
Feb 14 @ 4:00 PM – 10:00 PM

Ice skating on Summit Pond at the Foundry in Killington, Tuesday through Sunday, 4-10 p.m. Skates of all sizes available for rent, plus equipment. Weather dependent, check for conditions: 802-422-5335.

Open Gym Night
Feb 14 @ 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Killington Recreation Dept. offers Pickleball 7-9 p.m. Sundays. Free! Info at www.killingtonrec.com.2706 River Road, Killington.

Raptor Encounter
Feb 14 @ 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM

VINS presents a free interactive raptor encounter with live birds and hands-on materials in the informative program at Killington Grand Hotel. Info, killington.com.

Feb
15
Mon
Go Green Scavenger Hunt
Feb 15 all-day

Killington Resort holds Go Green Scavenger Hunt. Find Cow Power logos scattered around the resort to win prizes. Registration 9 a.m.-12 p.m. at Snowshed Area or Killington Grand Hotel. Scavenger Hunt until 3 p.m. resort-wide. Info, killington.com.

Music Scene
Feb 15 all-day

KILLINGTON

2 p.m. K1 Base Lodge

-Duane Carleton
2:30 p.m. Snowshed’s LT Pub

-Joey Leone
4 p.m. The Foundry

-The Jamie Show
6:30 p.m. The Foundry

-Joey Leone’s Blues Night
9 p.m. Jax Food & Games

-MB Padfield
9:30 p.m. Outback Pizza
-
Gubbulidis

LUDLOW

8 p.m. Outback Pizza
-
Karaoke w/ DJ Evan & Alissa
9 p.m. The Killarney
-
Open Mic w/ Steve Audsley

PITTSFIELD

7 p.m. Clear River Tavern

-Clay Canfield and Pat Navarre

RUTLAND

9:30 p.m. Downtown Bar and Grill

-Honeyglazed Mondaze Open Mic

WOODSTOCK

8 p.m. Bentley’s Restaurant

-Open Mic Night w/ Brian Warren

President’s Day
Feb 15 all-day
Sleigh Ride Week
Feb 15 all-day

Billings Farm & Museum holds Sleigh Ride Week Feb. 31-21, from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. daily featuring horse-drawn sleigh (or wagon) rides, sledding jack jumpers, tours of dairy farm and farmhouse, and other activities. Weather dependent. Admission. 69 Old River Rd, Woodstock. Billingsfarm.org.

Bikram Yoga **
Feb 15 @ 6:00 AM – 7:00 AM

Bikram Yoga holds classes Mondays: 6-7 a.m., 9-10:30 a.m., 5:30-7 p.m. 1360 US-4, Mendon. Info, 802-747-6300.

Level 1 & 2 Yoga
Feb 15 @ 8:45 AM – 9:45 AM

Level 1 & 2 Yoga at Killington Yoga with Karen Dalury, RYT 500. 3744 River Rd, Killington. Info, killingtonyoga.com, 802-422-4500.

Ice Times **
Feb 15 @ 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM

Giorgetti Arena holds public skate 9-11:30 a.m. & 2:15-5 p.m. Stick & Puck 11:45 a.m.-2 p.m. Coed Hockey 7:45-9:15 p.m. Info, 802-775-7976, rutlandrec.com/giorgetti-arena. 2 Oak St Ext, Rutland.

Killington Art Garage
Feb 15 @ 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM

Killington ART Garage offers I Heart Music: Kids ages 0-6 join for a fun hour of making art, noise, and music with upcycled musical toys. $15/ family. Plus, drop in art for all ages. RSVP to 802-422-8844 or artgaragevt@gmail.com. 2841 Killington Rd., Killington.

Backyard Bird Count
Feb 15 @ 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM

Join VINS for the 19th annual Great Backyard Bird Count, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Help count wild birds that visit the feeders. Bird identification workshops, bird on a glove program, tallying, interactive games, crafts, activities, and more. Admission. Info, vinsweb.org; 802-359-5001 ext. 223. 6565 Woodstock Rd., Quechee.

Open Swim
Feb 15 @ 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.

President’s Day Open House
Feb 15 @ 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Coolidge Foundation program associate Rushad Thomas will talk at Pres. Calvin Coolidge State Historic Site, covering ins and outs of the 1924 presidential election, from swing states and campaign strategy, to the Democratic and Progressive contenders, to the Lincoln-Dawes campaign caravan across the nation. Coolidge Museum and Education Center open 12-4 p.m. with 1924 campaign memorabilia. 3780 Route 100A, Plymouth. Info, coolidgefoundation.org.

Rutland Rotary
Feb 15 @ 12:15 PM – 1:15 PM

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

Citizenship Orientation
Feb 15 @ 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

Vermont Adult Learning will have free citizenship orientation at 1 p.m. Call 820-797-4045 and learn if you may qualify for citizenship at no cost to you (waiver) when you send your application, or just join at 16 Evelyn St., Rutland.

Magic Monday
Feb 15 @ 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

February Vacation Program: Tom Joyce Magic Show at Proctor Free Library, 1-2 p.m. 4 Main St., Proctor. 802-459-3539 for info.

Dance Your Way to Health
Feb 15 @ 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Dance Your Way to Health at Castleton Community Center, 4-5 p.m. Aerobic dance components designed to burn calories and build heart strength. Work at your own pace. Info, 802-468-3093. 2108 Main St, Castleton.

Commit to Quit **
Feb 15 @ 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM

Rutland’s stop smoking program at 1 Commons St., Rutland (Rutland Regional Behavioral Health Group Rm on Thursdays 9-10 a.m.; RRMC Foley Cancer Center Conference Rm. on Mondays 4:30-5:30 p.m.; Tuesdays 11 a.m.-12 p.m. at Rutland Heart Center, 12 Commons St., Rutland. Register at 747-3768 or www.rrmc.org. Free!

Killington Art Garage
Feb 15 @ 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM

Killington ART Garage offers Apres ski kids makers club, 4:30-6:30 p.m. Ages 10+, drop off. $45 includes snack. RSVP to 802-422-8844 or artgaragevt@gmail.com. 2841 Killington Rd., Killington.

Gentle Yoga
Feb 15 @ 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM

Gentle yoga – all levels, everyone welcome! Call to sign-up or drop-in. Yoga Studio at Mountain Top Inn & Resort, Chittenden. 802-483-2311.

Open Gym Night
Feb 15 @ 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Killington Recreation Dept. offers Adult Volleyball 7-9 p.m. Mondays. Free! Info at www.killingtonrec.com.2706 River Road, Killington.

Feb
16
Tue
Music Scene
Feb 16 all-day

KILLINGTON

1 p.m. K1 Base Lodge
-
Dan Brown
5:30 p.m. The Foundry
-
Chase and Smokin’ J
9 p.m. Jax Food & Games
-
Annie in the Water

POULTNEY

9 p.m. Taps Tavern
-
Bluegrass Jam

Sleigh Ride Week
Feb 16 all-day

Billings Farm & Museum holds Sleigh Ride Week Feb. 31-21, from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. daily featuring horse-drawn sleigh (or wagon) rides, sledding jack jumpers, tours of dairy farm and farmhouse, and other activities. Weather dependent. Admission. 69 Old River Rd, Woodstock. Billingsfarm.org.

Open Swim **
Feb 16 @ 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
Feb 16 @ 8:15 AM – 9:15 AM

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

Bikram Yoga **
Feb 16 @ 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM

Bikram Yoga holds classes Tuesdays: 9-10:30 a.m., 4:30-6 p.m., 6:30-8 p.m. 1360 US-4, Mendon. Info, 802-747-6300.

Art Workshop
Feb 16 @ 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.

Citizenship Orientation
Feb 16 @ 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM

Vermont Adult Learning will have free citizenship orientation at 1 p.m. Call 820-797-4045 and learn if you may qualify for citizenship at no cost to you (waiver) when you send your application, or just join at 16 Evelyn St., Rutland.

Family Playgroup
Feb 16 @ 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM

Rutland Co. Parent Child Center holds playgroup, at Mount Holly Town Library, Belmont. Tuesdays, 10-11:30 a.m. Informal gatherings for families who share a common thread of wanting a supportive experience for their child. For info, rcpcc.org.

Killington Art Garage
Feb 16 @ 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM

Killington ART Garage offers I Heart Books and Art: Kids ages 0-6 join for a fun hour of art discoveries and reading of “Beautiful Oops.” $15/ family. Plus, drop in art for all ages. RSVP to 802-422-8844 or artgaragevt@gmail.com. 2841 Killington Rd., Killington.

Qigong Class
Feb 16 @ 10:15 AM – 11:15 AM

Free weekly Qigong classes at Norman Williams Public Library, 10 the Green, Woodstock on Tuesdays. An ancient practice embodying physical, mental and spiritual balance. With Gerry Sandweiss. Info, 802-457-2295.

Learn to Knit **
Feb 16 @ 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM

Green Mountain Fibers holds Learn to Knit classes Tuesdays through Feb. 23, 10:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. Learn basic knitting skills, cast on, knit and purl stitch, cast off. Free with purchase of yarn and needles; $10 to others. 259 Woodstock Ave., Rutland. Info, 802-775-7800.

Preschool Story Time
Feb 16 @ 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.

Circuit Works
Feb 16 @ 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Circuit Works at Castleton Community Center, 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. Targets all major muscle groups with strength and flexibility exercises. Bands, tubing, weights, bike and treadmill, exercise ball and mats. Class size limited. Info, 802-468-3093. 2108 Main St, Castleton.

Commit to Quit **
Feb 16 @ 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Rutland’s stop smoking program at 1 Commons St., Rutland (Rutland Regional Behavioral Health Group Rm on Thursdays 9-10 a.m.; RRMC Foley Cancer Center Conference Rm. on Mondays 4:30-5:30 p.m.; Tuesdays 11 a.m.-12 p.m. at Rutland Heart Center, 12 Commons St., Rutland. Register at 747-3768 or www.rrmc.org. Free!

Ice Times **
Feb 16 @ 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM

Giorgetti Arena holds Lunchtime public skate 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. (free for ages 50+). Stick & Puck 11:45 a.m.-2 p.m. Info, 802-775-7976, rutlandrec.com/giorgetti-arena. 2 Oak St Ext, Rutland.

Blood Drive
Feb 16 @ 12:00 PM – 6:00 PM

American Red Cross blood drive at Holiday Inn, 476 Holiday Inn Drive, Rutland. 12-6 p.m. Rapid Pass available! Walk-in or make an appt. at 1-800-REDCROSS.

Public Skate
Feb 16 @ 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM

Union Arena holds public skates, 12-1:30 p.m. All ages, $5-6, age 4 and under free. Rentals available. unionarena.org. 80 Amsden Way, Woodstock. 802-457-2500.

Ludlow Rotary Club Meets
Feb 16 @ 12:15 PM – 1:15 PM

Ludlow Rotary Club service area includes Ludlow, Mt. Holly, Cavendish, Plymouth with members from these communities. Meets for lunch & fellowship Tuesdays. Club activities fund scholarships for area students, support local not-for-profit organizations and contributes to other local & international humanitarian efforts. ludlowrotary.com

Cats Costume Camp
Feb 16 @ 1:00 PM – Feb 18 @ 4:00 PM

ArtisTree Community Arts Center presents three-day CATS Costume Camp, Feb. 16-18, 1-4 p.m. each day. Kids ages 9-14 can help make real theatrical costumes that will be worn in upcoming production. Fees per day or all-inclusive. Register at artistreevt.org. 2095 Pomfret Rd., S. Pomfret.

Library Program
Feb 16 @ 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Tuesday program at Proctor Library, this week School Vacation theme. 4 Main St., Proctor.

Ice Skating
Feb 16 @ 4:00 PM – 10:00 PM

Ice skating on Summit Pond at the Foundry in Killington, Tuesday through Sunday, 4-10 p.m. Skates of all sizes available for rent, plus equipment. Weather dependent, check for conditions: 802-422-5335.

Killington Art Garage
Feb 16 @ 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM

Killington ART Garage offers Apres ski kids makers club, 4:30-6:30 p.m. Ages 10+, drop off. $45 includes snack. RSVP to 802-422-8844 or artgaragevt@gmail.com. 2841 Killington Rd., Killington.

TOPS Meeting
Feb 16 @ 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.

Level 1 Yoga
Feb 16 @ 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM

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

Legion Bingo
Feb 16 @ 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!

Adult Coloring
Feb 16 @ 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM

Chittenden Public Library holds adult coloring sessions on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Supplies provided or bring your own. 223 Chittenden Rd., Chittenden. Info, 802-773-3531, chittendenpubliclibrary.com.

Chess Club
Feb 16 @ 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.

Paint and Sip
Feb 16 @ 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Okemo Roundhouse studio hosts paint and sip. No experience necessary – guided instruction. All materials provided, $50. Beer, wine and soft drinks available for sale – no outside alcohol permitted. Info, okemo.com.

Feb
17
Wed
Christian Rock
Feb 17 @ 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM

OBB Christian music pop rock concert presented by Alliance Community Fellowship, in the Howe Center, 1 Scale Ave., Rutland. A safe, fun night out during February break for family and teens. Tickets at itickets.com.

VINS Family Presentation
Feb 17 @ 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM

First-hand encounter with live raptors with VINS, at Jackson Gore Village in the Roundhouse, Okemo Mountain. okemo.com