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 – 

May
23
Wed
Summer Farmers Market
May 23 all-day

Summer Vermont Farmers Market in Depot Park, Rutland. 3-6 p.m. Vermont crafts, jars, fresh fruits and veggies, cheese, breads, maple products, and more. Wednesdays and Saturdays throughout the summer.

Poetry Group
May 23 @ 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Chaffee Art Center holds weekly Poetry Group, 2-4 p.m. at 16 South Main St., Rutland. Limited to 10. Interested? Email info@chaffeeartcenter.org.

Level II Tai Chi Class
May 23 @ 5:15 PM – 6:15 PM

Tai Chi for Beginners at RRMC, April 25, May 2, 9, 16, 23 from 5:15-6:15 p.m. in CVPS Leahy Community Health Ed Center. $15. Registration required at rrmc.org, 802-772-2400.

Gardening Program
May 23 @ 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Gardening with Charlie Nardozzi (VPR’s Vermont Garden Journal) at Chittenden Public Library, talk on “foodscaping: creating an edible landscape.” 223 Chittenden Road, Chittenden. Free, open to all. 802-773-3531.

Hate Speech Forum
May 23 @ 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Rutland Jewish Center and Rutland Branch of NAACP hold forum on hate speech and the First Amendment, in response to hate literature stuffed between books in Holocaust section of Rutland Library. Speakers from Jewish Center, Vt Attorney General’s Office, churches, Rutland City P.D., and more. Musical selections also. Come together in solidarity and unity. Rutland Jewish Center, 96 Grove St., Rutland.

Rotary Meeting
May 23 @ 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM

The Killington-Pico Rotary club cordially invites visiting Rotarians, friends and guests to attend weekly meeting. Meets Wednesdays at Summit Lodge 6-8 p.m. for full dinner and fellowship. 802-773-0600 to make a reservation. Dinner fee $19. KillingtonPicoRotary.org

Substance Abuse Presentation
May 23 @ 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Free community presentations by substance abuse expert Michael Nerney, speaking about teen substance abuse, 6-8 p.m. in Withey East Room at Green Mtn College, One Brennan Circle, Poultney. Free.

Free Knitting Class
May 23 @ 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM

Free knitting classes at Plymouth Community Center, by Barbara Wanamaker. Bring yarn and needles, U.S. size 7 or 8 bamboo needles recommended, one skein of medium weight yarn in light or medium color. RSVP to bewanamaker@gmail.com, 802-396-0130. 35 School Drive, Plymouth.

May
24
Thu
Bikram Yoga **
May 24 @ 6:00 AM – 7:00 AM

Bikram Yoga holds classes Thursdays: 6 a.m. & 6:15 p.m. inferno hot pilates; 9 a.m. & 4:30 p.m. 90-min. Bikram. 1360 US-4, Mendon. bikramyogamendon.com.

Open Swim **
May 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.; 5-7 p.m. 802-773-7187.

Killington Bone Builders
May 24 @ 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. 802-422-3368.

Mendon Bone Builders
May 24 @ 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM

Mendon bone builders meets Thursdays at Roadside Chapel, 1680 Townline Rd, Rutland Town. 802-773-2694.

Story Time
May 24 @ 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM

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

CCV Job Hunt Helper
May 24 @ 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM

CCV Job Hunt Helper Joe Alford will be available at Rutland Free Library, 3-5 p.m. to help job seekers find employment: writing resume and cover letter, apply for jobs online, assess skills and interests, use internet to explore career options, and learn about education and training programs. 10 Court St., Rutland. 802-773-1860.

All Levels Yoga
May 24 @ 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM

All levels flow yoga at Killington Yoga Karen Dalury, E-RYT 500. 3744 River Rd, Killington. killingtonyoga.com, 802-422-4500.

RYP Mixer
May 24 @ 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Rutland Young Professionals monthly mixer, at Live Love Yoga, 6-8 p.m. 27 Center St., Rutland. Bring comfy clothes to join yoga activities. Food and beverages provided by Juice Amour. Free.

Author Book Talk
May 24 @ 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM

Jackson Ellis, with Rachel Carter and Asher Ellis, discusses his new book “Lords of St. Thomas” at Phoenix Books Rutland, 2 Center St., Rutland. Free, open to all. phoenixbooks.biz.

Bridge Club
May 24 @ 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM

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

Women’s Club Annual Meeting
May 24 @ 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM

Greater Killington Women’s Club hosts 54th annual meeting and social at Summit Lodge, Killington. Voting, elections, and updates, followed by informal social. Refreshments, cash bar. RSVP to evite.me/Bux78zpEFm or visit swcvt.com for info.

Adult Soccer
May 24 @ 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Adult Soccer at Killington Elementary School, 7-9 p.m. Tuesdays. $2. Non-marking gym sneakers please. Info, killingtontown.com.

Migratory Bird Talk
May 24 @ 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Neotropical Migratory Birds discussion with Ezeikel Jakub, at VINS. Free and open to public. Suggested donation $10. vinsweb.org. 149 Natures Way, Quechee.

Open Mic
May 24 @ 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Open mic with Jim Yeager at ArtisTree Community Arts Center, Pomfret. Free. All levels, all abilities, relaxed environment. Info, artistreevt.org. 2095 S. Pomfret Rd., Pomfret.

Substance Abuse Presentation
May 24 @ 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Free community presentations by substance abuse expert Michael Nerney, speaking about teen substance abuse, 7-9 p.m. at Brandon Inn, 20 Park St., Brandon. Free.

“Lady Day”
May 24 @ 7:30 PM – 8:30 PM

JAG Productions’ “Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar & Grill” at The Engine Room, 188 S Main St., White River Junction. $35 tickets. jagproductionsvt.com.

May
25
Fri
Bikram Yoga **
May 25 @ 6:00 AM – 7:00 AM

Bikram Yoga holds classes Fridays: 6 a.m. 60-min. hot power flow; 11 a.m. 60-min. Bikram; 4:30 p.m. inferno hot pilates. 1360 US-4, Mendon. bikramyogamendon.com.

Open Swim **
May 25 @ 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. 802-773-7187.

Level 1 Yoga
May 25 @ 8:30 AM – 9:30 AM

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

Story Time
May 25 @ 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM

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

Kripalu Yoga
May 25 @ 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Kripalu yoga, gentle flow at Just Dance, Center St., Rutland. First class free. louiseharrison.com, 802-747-8444.

Magic: the Gathering
May 25 @ 3:15 PM – 4:15 PM

Sherburne Memorial Library holds Magic: the Gathering Fridays, 3:15-4:15 p.m. Ages 8+, all levels welcome. 2998 River Rd., Killington. 802-422-9765.

Castleton Fundraiser Mixer
May 25 @ 6:00 PM – May 26 @ 12:00 AM

Celebrate Castleton July 4 fundraiser mixer at the Loft, upstairs at Lake Bomoseen Lodge Taproom. $20 at the door includes pizza, wings, and one drink. 2551 VT-30, Bomoseen/

“Lady Day”
May 25 @ 7:30 PM – 8:30 PM

JAG Productions’ “Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar & Grill” at The Engine Room, 188 S Main St., White River Junction. $35 tickets. jagproductionsvt.com.

JAZZPLUS
May 25 @ 7:30 PM – 8:30 PM

JAZZPLUS at ArtisTree, 2095 Pomfret Rd., So. Pomfret. $20 tickets, cash bar available. Bakriges, Fuller, and Carter are at heart exponents of global music, uniting contemporary jazz with other improvisational musical disciplines, including the bold, lyrical, and emotionally charged samba-canção and bossa nova styles. artistreevt.org.

Jesse Colin Young
May 25 @ 7:30 PM – 8:30 PM

Jesse Colin Young Band performs concert at Woodstock Town Hall Theatre, 31 the Green, Woodstock. $50 adults, reserved seating, pentanglearts.org.

Old Firehouse Concerts
May 25 @ 7:30 PM – 8:30 PM

House Blend, a capella chorus of 15, performs at Tinmouth’s Old Firehouse concert series. Doors open 7 p.m. $12 suggested donation. Desserts, coffee and tea available by donation. Mountain View Road, Tinmouth.

May
26
Sat
Kids’ Fishing Day
May 26 all-day

Vt. Fish & Wildlife sponsors Kids Fishing Day at Teenie’s Pond, Chittenden. Info, vtfishandwildlife.com, 802-773-2637.

Killington Stage Race
May 26 all-day

Killington Stage Race returns to Killington. Today, Stage 1 (Lookout & First Stop Circuit Race) heads from Killington to Plymouth, and back. killingtonstagerace.com for details.

Memorial Parade and Spring Fling
May 26 all-day

Fair Haven holds annual Memorial Day Observance Spring Fling and parade in the town park.

Open Studio Weekend@ Vermont
May 26 all-day

Vermont Crafts Council hosts Spring Open Studio Weekend, May 26-27, with artists studios across Vt. open to the public. Yellow signs identify open studio locations. 179 sites! vermontcrafts.com for map and details.

Plymouth Tag Sale
May 26 all-day

Plymouth community-wide antiques and treasures tag sale, 9 a.m.-6 p.m. inside and outside of the Plymouth Community Center, 35 School Drive, Plymouth. Cash or local check only – tons for sale!

State Parks Open!@ Vermont
May 26 all-day

Vermont State Parks are open for the season! Bomoseen State Park, Castleton; Coolidge State Park, Plymouth; Branbury Beach, Leicester; Gifford Woods State Park, Killington; Camp Plymouth, Plymouth; Quechee State Park, Quechee; Silver Lake, Barnard; and more! Visit vtstateparks.com.

State Sites Open!@ Vermont
May 26 all-day

Vermont State Historic Sites are open for the season! President Calvin Coolidge State Historic Site, 3780 VT-100A, Plymouth; Hubbardton Battlefield, 5696 Monument Hill Road, Castleton; Mount Independence, Mount Independence Road, Orwell; Old Constitution House, 16 North Main St., Windsor; and others outside the region. historicsites.vermont.gov for details.

Summer Farmers Market
May 26 all-day

Summer Vermont Farmers Market in Depot Park, Rutland. 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Vermont crafts, jars, fresh fruits and veggies, cheese, breads, maple products, and more. Wednesdays and Saturdays throughout the summer.

Community Flea Market
May 26 @ 7:00 AM – 8:00 AM

Community flea market starts up at North Hollow Farm Store, 1831 Route 100N, Rochester. Free vendor spaces, set up at 7 a.m., close up at 6 p.m. Food and refreshments sold. Come sell, buy, and swap your good!

Bikram Yoga **
May 26 @ 7:30 AM – 8:30 AM

Bikram Yoga holds classes Saturdays: 7:30 a.m. 60-min. Bikram; 9 a.m. 90-min. Bikram; 4:30 p.m. inferno hot pilates. 1360 US-4, Mendon. bikramyogamendon.com.

Killington Section GMC
May 26 @ 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM

Killington Section Green Mountain Club outing: Woodland Hike, Wallingford. HIke to a beaver pond and enjoy the view. Moderate, 3 miles, some bushwhacking. Meet at 9 a.m. at Rutland’s Main Street Park, near firehouse, to carpool. Call for details: 802-775-6208.

Working Woodlands Workshop
May 26 @ 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM

Working Woodlands Workshop, Nature Photography with Lisa Lacasse of Quechee Area Camera Club, at Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller National Historical Park, in the Forest Center. 9 a.m.-12 p.m. $20. Info, 802-747-7900. 54 Elm St., Woodstock.

Open Gym
May 26 @ 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM

Saturday morning open gym at Head Over Heels, 152 North Main St., Rutland. 10 a.m.-12 p.m. All ages welcome. Practice current skills, create gymnastic routines, learn new tricks, social opportunity to be with friends. $10/ hour members; $14/ hour non-members. 802-773-1404.

Sheep Shearing & Herding
May 26 @ 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM

Sheep Shearing & Herding at Billings Farm & Museum, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Showcasing border collies herding sheep in programs at 11:30 a.m., 1:30 p.m. and 3:30 p.m. Spring shearing of Southdown ewes in programs at 10:30 a.m., 12:30 p.m. and 2:30 p.m. Demos, crafts, and operating farm. All ages. Admission. billingsfarm.org/filmfest. 69 Old River Road, Woodstock.

Wallingford Day
May 26 @ 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM

Wallingford holds town-wide art/craft fair, tag sale, flea market. Vendors set up at Gilbert Hart Library, 14 N. Main St., 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Rain or shine.