Events Calendar

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

May
25
Mon
Fitness Classes **
May 25 all-day

Cardio Strength with Britt 8 a.m.; Aqua Aerobics with Brit 9:15 a.m. Pico Sports Center. $15 or free with membership. Info, 802-422-1400.

Memorial Day
May 25 all-day

The federal holiday in the United States for remembering the people who died while serving in the country’s armed forces. Thank you.

Memorial Day Luncheon
May 25 all-day

The Brandon Congregational Church, is hosting a luncheon honoring our sevice men and women in Fellowhship Hall on Monday following the Brandon Parade. Serving ham, biscuits, salads, ice cream and lemonade. A free will offering will be taken.

Open Swim
May 25 @ 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM

Enjoy the warm water at Mitchell Therapy Pool at Vermont Achievement Center, 88 Park St., Rutland: 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Call for more times & info, 802-773-7187.

Rutland Rotary
May 25 @ 4:15 PM – 5:15 PM

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

Commit to Quit **
May 25 @ 8:30 PM – 9:30 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!

Commit to Quit **
May 25 @ 8:30 PM – 9:30 PM

Rutland’s stop smoking program at RRMC on Mondays 4:30-5:30 p.m. or at Community Education Classroom at 254 Stratton Rd. on Thursdays 9-10 a.m. Register at 802-747-3768 or www.rrmc.org. Free!

Gentle Yoga
May 25 @ 9:00 PM – 10:00 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.

May
26
Tue
Fitness Classes **
May 26 all-day

Suspension Training with Michelle 8 a.m.; Yoga with Dawn 9:15 a.m. at Pico Sport Center, 802-422-1400. $15 or free for members, all ability levels. Sign up in advance for Suspension Training.

Wallingford Historical Society Talk
May 26 all-day

Wallingford Historical Society presetna talk by historian for Vermont Freemasons, Steve Farrington. Upstairs in Wallingford Town Hall. Free.

Open Swim **
May 26 @ 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

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.

Bone Builders **
May 26 @ 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM

Poultney Young at Heart Senior Center free class Tues. & Thurs., 9:30-10:30 a.m. 287-9200. / Tues. & Thurs., 9:30-10:30 a.m. at Castleton Community Center. 468-3093. / Tues. & Thurs. Free exercise classes, 10-11 a.m., Mendon Methodist Church, 802-773-2694. Bridgewater Mill, 2nd floor, 3-4 p.m., 802-672-3384.

Art Workshop
May 26 @ 2:00 PM – 4:00 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.

Family Playgroup
May 26 @ 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM

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.

Story Time
May 26 @ 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM

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

Learn To Knit***
May 26 @ 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM

Classes will be help at 10:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. at Green Mountain Fibers. Class is free with purchase of yarn and knitting needles or $10.

Commit to Quit **
May 26 @ 3:00 PM – 4:00 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!

Ludlow Rotary Club Meets
May 26 @ 4:15 PM – 5:15 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

TOPS Meeting
May 26 @ 9:00 PM – 10:00 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
May 26 @ 9:45 PM – 10:45 PM

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

Rutland Rugby
May 26 @ 10:00 PM – 11:00 PM

Been playing for 30 years? Never even thrown a ball? Learn a new sport or re-join it with the Rutland Men’s Rugby Football Club! Practices at 6 p.m. at Gawet Memorial Field, 600 Marble St., West Rutland. facebook.com/rutlandrugbyclub.

Legion Bingo
May 26 @ 10:15 PM – 11:15 PM

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

Chess Club
May 26 @ 11:00 PM – May 27 @ 1:00 AM

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.

Trivia Night
May 26 @ 11:00 PM – May 27 @ 1:00 AM

Tuesday Trivia night at Ramunto’s Brick & Brew Pizza at 7 – 9 p.m. Prizes given each week!

May
27
Wed
Fitness Classes **
May 27 all-day

Midweek mix with Joyce 8 a.m.; Aqua Aerobics with Joyce 9:15 a.m.; Yoga Flow with Wendy 5:30 p.m. at Pico Sports Center. 802-422-1400. $15 or free for members. Sign up in advance for Spinning.

Vermont Farmers Market
May 27 all-day

The Rutland Downtown Farmers Market moves outside for the summer season! Wednesdays, 3-6 p.m. in Depot Park, Downtown Rutland. (In front of WalMart). Fresh produce, prepared local food, flowers, agricultural animal products, baked goods, crafts, health & beauty, maple syrup, wine, and much more. Also, Saturdays, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Info and vendors, vtfarmersmarket.org.

Yin Yoga
May 27 @ 12:45 PM – 1:45 PM

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

Spring Farm Program
May 27 @ 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM

Billings Farm & Museum holds Spring Farm Programs for Preschoolers on Wednesday mornings in May, 9-10:30 a.m. For ages 3 and up. This week, Wool Gathering. Meet the gang as they flock together in “Wool Gathering, A Sheep Family Reunion” – including Felice and Uncle Abe Ram. Discover what happens when some try to play Baa-dminton and who gets Rambunctious at suppertime, in reading these delightful poems! We’ll have a little reunion with our flock of Southdown sheep, make a sheep hand-print, and enjoy a snack with friends. $3 for members, $5 for public. Register at 802-457-2355 weekdays between 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Limited enrollment; advance registration required. Woodstock, billingsfarm.org.

Family Playgroup
May 27 @ 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM

Rutland Co. Parent Child Center holds playgroup, at Castleton Library, Castleton. Wednesdays, 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

Story Time
May 27 @ 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Preschool Story Time with Cornelia Crocker at Maclure Library, Pittsford. Wednesdays, 10-11 a.m. for story, songs, crafts, snack. Info, 802-483-2792.

Tech Savvy Wednesdays
May 27 @ 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Help learn to keep with all the emerging technology. Have personal questions answered with Lesley Hatch, who will get you through issues and on to happy computing. Wednesdays at Norman Williams Public Library, or by appointment. 10 the Green, Woodstock. 802-457-2295.

Learn To Knit***
May 27 @ 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM

Classes will be help at 10:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. at Green Mountain Fibers. Class is free with purchase of yarn and knitting needles or $10.

Active Seniors Lunch
May 27 @ 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Killington Active Seniors meet for a meal Wednesdays at the Lookout Bar & Grille. Town sponsored. Come have lunch with this well-traveled group of men and women.

RAVNAH Clinic
May 27 @ 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM

RAVNAH blood pressure and foot care clinic at Godnick Center, 1 Deer St., Rutland. $10 foot care. For info, call 802-775-0568.

Lego Club
May 27 @ 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Maclure Library holds a weekly Lego Club on Wednesdays, 3-4 p.m. Everyone welcome, no sign up needed. Children under age 7 must be accompanied by an adult. Weekly challenges – build alone or as a team. Legos provided; please do not bring your own. Info, 802-483-2972.

BROC Turns 50
May 27 @ 8:30 PM – 11:00 PM

Help BROC – Community Action in Southwestern Vermont celebrate their 50th birthday at their facility at 45 Union Street Rutland. Free, will include food, drinks, children’s actvities and entertainment for all ages. Learn more at www.broc.org

Solar Electirc Cargo Bike Discussion
May 27 @ 8:30 PM – 9:30 PM

Wonding if an electric bicycle can replace your car? Join Karl Kemnitzer at the Normam Willaims Public LIbrary while he discusses his two electric cargo bikes. Free and open to all

Rutland Wellness
May 27 @ 9:00 PM – 11:00 PM

Education and support for people who are struggling emotionally. Focus on tools and methods for improving our lives mentally and physically. Wednesdays, 5-7 p.m., Grace Congregational Church, 8 Court St., Rutland. 802-353-4365.

Smoking Cessation
May 27 @ 9:00 PM – 10:00 PM

Commit to quit, stop smoking program classes at Castleton Community Center, Wednesdays through Sept. 30, 5-6 p.m. Free class, plus free nicotine gum, patches, and lozenges. Stay “quit!” Join the group by calling 802-747-3768 or drop in. 2108 Main St., Castleton.

Understanding Addiction
May 27 @ 9:30 PM – 10:30 PM

Dr. W. Gordon Frankle, Medical Director of Rutland Regional Medical Center’s West Ridge Center for Addiction & Recovery will present a talk about addiction at the Holiday Inn Conference Center on 476 Holiday Drive in Rutland. Free and open to the public. Pre-registration is not required. Info, 802-772-2400; rrmc.org.

Rotary Meeting
May 27 @ 10:00 PM – May 28 @ 12:00 AM

The Killington Pico Rotary Club meets Wednesdays at Summit Lodge 6-8 p.m. Full dinner, guest speaker and/or discussion. Seeking new members. 773-0600 to make a reservation. KillingtonPicoRotary.com.

Table Tennis
May 27 @ 11:00 PM – May 28 @ 1:30 AM

Green Mountain Table Tennis. Join for $30/ year membership. Games played at Knights of Columbus/Boys & Girls Club of Rutland County gym, 21 Merchants Row, Rutland. 7-9:30 p.m. Wednesdays. Info, 802-247-5913.

Marilyn Taggart Student Concert
May 27 @ 11:30 PM – May 28 @ 12:30 AM

Students of pianist Marilyn Taggart will give a convcert May 27th at The Barn at Riverside Farm in Pittsfield. Free and open to the public. For further information and/or directions, please call Mrs. Taggart at 802-234-9693