Events Calendar

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

Aug
30
Sun
Open Auditions
Aug 30 @ 3:00 PM – 6:00 PM

Rutland Youth Theatre holds open auditions for fall production of “The Legend of Sleepy Hollow,” 3-6 p.m. at Rutland Youth Theatre, Courcelle Building, 16 North Street Extension, Rutland. Grades K-12 may audition. Info, 802-558-4177.

Mozart Festival
Aug 30 @ 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Pentangle presents 18th annual Mozart Festival directed by acclaimed violist Scott Woolweaver at Our Lady of the Snows Catholic Church, Woodstock. Free, $10 suggested donation gratefully accepted. Info, pentanglearts.org.

Movies on the Lawn
Aug 30 @ 8:00 PM – 9:00 PM

The Vermont Inn hosts movies on the lawn series, every other Sunday showing a new movie – a blockbuster comic book hero movie! This week, “Guardians of the Galaxy.” Anyone who comes to the restaurant the week before gets a free ticket and free popcorn. Bring a blanket or lawn chair and enjoy a movie under the stars. Rain date is the following Sunday. 78 Cream Hill Rd., Mendon. Get info at 802-775-0708.

Aug
31
Mon
Level 1 & 2 Yoga
Aug 31 @ 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.

Open Swim
Aug 31 @ 11:30 AM – 1:30 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
Aug 31 @ 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.

Commit to Quit **
Aug 31 @ 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!

Gentle Yoga
Aug 31 @ 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 Auditions
Aug 31 @ 5:30 PM – 8:30 PM

Rutland Youth Theatre holds open auditions for fall production of “The Legend of Sleepy Hollow,” 5:30-8:30 p.m. at Rutland Youth Theatre, Courcelle Building, 16 North Street Extension, Rutland. Grades K-12 may audition. Info, 802-558-4177.

Financial Capabilities
Aug 31 @ 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

NeighborWorks of Western Vermont holds 4-part course, Financial Capabilities. This week, Part 1 of 4, Reaching Your Financial Goals. Learn to develop and stick to a financial plan, wants vs needs, crisis management, and more. Limited space; sign up at 802-797-8600 or lover@nwwvt.org. $75 for 4-part course. Part 2, Sept. 14; Part 3 ,Sept. 21; Part 4, Sept. 28. 110 Marble St., West Rutland.

Public Work Session
Aug 31 @ 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM

Towns of Rutland and West Rutland sponsor first of several public work sessions focusing on potential improvements to Vt Route 4A/Business Route 4 corridor between the towns, in West Rutland Town Auditorium. First session will focus on understanding local issues and concerns and will allow local residents and business people the chance to provide input on what they think the issues are and what might help improve the area. Learn about existing conditions, talk about the issues and discuss what might make sense for the future. Local food providers offer samples. 35 Marble St., West Rutland.

Sep
1
Tue
Fitness Classes **
Sep 1 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.

Open Swim **
Sep 1 @ 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.

Bone Builders **
Sep 1 @ 9:30 AM – 10:30 AM

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
Sep 1 @ 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.

Family Playgroup
Sep 1 @ 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.

RAVNAH Clinic
Sep 1 @ 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM

RAVNAH blood pressure and foot care clinic at Brandon Forestdale Senior Center, Vt. Route 73, Forestdale. $10 foot care. For info, call 802-775-0568.

Story Time
Sep 1 @ 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM

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.

Welcome Back to the Slate Valley Day
Sep 1 @ 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Poultney hosts Welcome Back to the Slate Valley day, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Along Main St., find vendors, artisans and authors; sporadic flash mob performances by Cor y Penrhyn, Welsh Male Voice Choir from Bethesda; A Taste of Vermont with maple products and fried dough; welcome ceremony at 11 a.m. on Town Hall lawn; American Music Theater 11:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. at Taps Tavern and 3-5 p.m. at LiHigh School on Depot St.; Welsh Market hosted by Penrhyn Choir. Concert following day, Sept. 2 at Queensbury HS Auditorium, N.Y., 7 p.m.

Commit to Quit **
Sep 1 @ 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!

Ludlow Rotary Club Meets
Sep 1 @ 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

League Nights
Sep 1 @ 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM

The Killington Golf Course tees up all summer long with League Night every Tuesday evening, complete with theme play, contests, and prizes. 5:30 p.m. shotguns start. 9-hole scramble. This week, “Challenge Night.” Sign up at 802-422-6700 by 12 p.m. Tuesdays. Info, killington.com.

TOPS Meeting
Sep 1 @ 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
Sep 1 @ 5:45 PM – 6:45 PM

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

Rutland Rugby
Sep 1 @ 6:00 PM – 7:00 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
Sep 1 @ 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!

Chess Club
Sep 1 @ 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.

Sep
2
Wed
Fitness Classes **
Sep 2 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.

Rutland Downtown Farmers Market
Sep 2 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). Now – peas, summer squash, new potatoes, raspberries, blueberries, snap beans. Fresh produce, prepared local food, flowers, agricultural animal products (local meat and eggs), baked goods, crafts, health & beauty, maple syrup, wine, and much more. Also, Saturdays, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Info and vendors, vtfarmersmarket.org.

Level 1 & 2 Yoga
Sep 2 @ 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.

Yin Yoga
Sep 2 @ 8:45 AM – 9:45 AM

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

Family Playgroup
Sep 2 @ 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM

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
Sep 2 @ 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM

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
Sep 2 @ 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Norman Williams Public Library holds Tech Savvy Wednesday with Lesley Hatch, to answer questions on personal technology. 802-457-2295. 10 the Green, Woodstock.

RAVNAH Clinic
Sep 2 @ 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM

RAVNAH blood pressure and foot care clinic at Wallingford House, Wallingford. $10 foot care. For info, call 802-775-0568.

Blood Drive
Sep 2 @ 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM

American Red Cross blood drive at Diamond Run Mall, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. 46 Diamond Run Mall Place, Rutland. Walk-in or make an appt. at 1-800-REDCROSS.

Active Seniors Lunch
Sep 2 @ 12:00 PM – 1:00 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.

Family Fun Nights
Sep 2 @ 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM

Green Mountain National Golf Course offers Family Fun Nights on Wednesdays throughout the summer, starting at 5 p.m. Encourages families to try golf through a fun, affordable experience. Relaxed golf instruction at the range, on-course play and games, post-play snacks and refreshments. Reservations encouraged at 802-422-4653. Barrows Towne Rd., Killington.

Gentle Yoga
Sep 2 @ 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.

Rutland Wellness
Sep 2 @ 5:00 PM – 7:00 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
Sep 2 @ 5:00 PM – 6:00 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.

Rotary Meeting
Sep 2 @ 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

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
Sep 2 @ 6:00 PM – 9:30 PM

Green Mountain Table Tennis. Play twice as our guest for free. 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.