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 – 

Jan
16
Wed
Blood Drive
Jan 16 all-day

American Red Cross Blood Drive, 12-5 p.m. at Furnace Brook Wesleyan Church, 2190 Route 7 (Gecha Lane), Pittsford. Give the gift of life! Free long sleeve t-shirt and $5 Dunkin’ card for donors. Appointments at redcrossblood.org; 1-800-733-2767. 228 East Mountain Road, Killington.

Bikram Yoga **
Jan 16 @ 6:00 AM – 7:00 AM

Bikram Yoga holds classes Wednesdays: 6 a.m. 60-min. Bikram; 11 a.m. inferno hot pilates; 4:30 p.m. 60-min. hot power flow; 6:15 p.m. 90-min Bikram. 1360 US-4, Mendon. bikramyogamendon.com.

Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser
Jan 16 @ 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Slate Valley Museum’s benefit spaghetti dinner at Methodist Church, 18 Church St., Granville, N.Y. 5-7 p.m. $7; $8 take-outs available. Walk-ins welcome! Bake sale on site for dessert. slatevalleymuseum.org

Rotary Meeting
Jan 16 @ 6:00 PM – 8:00 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

Jan
17
Thu
Blood Drive
Jan 17 all-day

American Red Cross Blood Drive, 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Grace Congregational Church, 8 Court St., Rutland. Give the gift of life! Free long sleeve t-shirt and $5 Dunkin’ card for donors. Appointments at redcrossblood.org; 1-800-733-2767. 228 East Mountain Road, Killington.

Playgroup
Jan 17 @ 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM

Maclure Library offers playgroup, Thursdays, 10 a.m.-12 p.m. Birth to 5 years old. Stories, crafts, snacks, singing, dancing. 802-483-2792. 840 Arch St., Pittsford.

Story Time
Jan 17 @ 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.

Pico Race World
Jan 17 @ 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Bud Light Race World, Thursday fun race series at Pico Mountain. Races 1-3 p.m. After party in Last Run Lounge 4-6 p.m. Races held on Lower Pike or Exhibition. picomountain.com.

Adult Soccer
Jan 17 @ 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Thursday night soccer at Killington Elementary School Gym, 7-9 p.m. Bring $3 and indoor shoes. Adults. Schoolhouse Road, Killington.

Jan
18
Fri
Story Time
Jan 18 @ 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM

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

Knitting Group
Jan 18 @ 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM

Maclure Library offers knitting group, Fridays, 12-2 p.m. 802-483-2792. 840 Arch St., Pittsford.

Jan
19
Sat
BMW Winter XDrive
Jan 19 all-day

BMW Winter xDrive Experience at Killington Resort. Witness the full line of BMW, including X5. Pro instructors teach how to conquer winter elements using AWD system through street drives and timed autocross course. BMW Activation Hub, K-1 Lodge, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Register at killington.com.

MLK Weekend at Billings Farm
Jan 19 all-day

Billings Farm & Museum celebrates Martin Luther King Jr. weekend, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Visit horse barn, milk room, calf nursery, cow barn and more. Plus, “Nine From Little Rock” will screen 11 a.m.-2 p.m. in the theater. 1890 farm manger’s house open for tours. Admission. 69 Old River Road, Woodstock. billingsfarm.org.

Free Ice Fishing Clinic
Jan 19 @ 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Vt. Fish & Wildlife Dept. holds series of introductory seminars on ice fishing. Today, Intro to Walleye Fishing on Chittenden Reservoir. 9 a.m.-12 p.m. The largest member of the perch family – come learn how to catch these fish! Free. Chittenden. Registration required at 802-265-2279 or letsgofishing@vermont.gov, limited to 30. Equipment provided; dress for the weather, bring snacks.

Book Talk
Jan 19 @ 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Okemo Mountain School and the Book Nook present book talk by Vt historian/author Brian L. Knight, about “Snowboarding in Southern Vermont.” Short talk, Q&A. OMS Fitness Facility, 53 Main St., Ludlow. 802-228-3238.

Jan
20
Sun
MLK Weekend at Billings Farm
Jan 20 all-day

Billings Farm & Museum celebrates Martin Luther King Jr. weekend, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Visit horse barn, milk room, calf nursery, cow barn and more. Plus, “Nine From Little Rock” will screen 11 a.m.-2 p.m. in the theater. 1890 farm manger’s house open for tours. Admission. 69 Old River Road, Woodstock. billingsfarm.org.

Heartfulness Meditation
Jan 20 @ 7:45 AM – 8:45 AM

Free group meditation Sundays, Rochester Town Office, School St. Dane, 802-767-6010. heartfulness.org.

Yoga with Dawn
Jan 20 @ 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM

Yoga class with Dawn resumes at Plymouth Community Center. All levels welcome, please bring your own mat. $12 per class or $90 for 10 classes. 35 School Drive, Plymouth.

Jan
21
Mon
Citizenship Classes
Jan 21 all-day

Vermont Adult Learning will offers free citizenship classes. Call Marcy Green, 802-775-0617, and learn if you may qualify for citizenship at no cost. 16 Evelyn St., Rutland. Also, free classes in reading, writing, and speaking for English speakers of other languages. Ongoing.

MLK Weekend at Billings Farm
Jan 21 all-day

Billings Farm & Museum celebrates Martin Luther King Jr. weekend, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Visit horse barn, milk room, calf nursery, cow barn and more. Plus, “Nine From Little Rock” will screen 11 a.m.-2 p.m. in the theater. 1890 farm manger’s house open for tours. Admission. 69 Old River Road, Woodstock. billingsfarm.org.

Co-Op Work Party
Jan 21 @ 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Stone Valley Community Market holds co-op work party, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Come help build, clean, and open the co-op! 216 Main St, Poultney.

Jan
22
Tue
Free Diabetes Program
Jan 22 @ 10:00 AM – 12:30 PM

Rutland Regional Medical Center offers free Healthy Living Workshop for Diabetes at Templewood Court, 5 Tremont St., Rutland. Jan. 22-Feb. 26, 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m. for six weeks, Tuesdays. Register for the free class: 802-776-5507.

Tobacco Cessation Group
Jan 22 @ 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Free tobacco cessation group. Free nicotine patches, gum or lozenges. Every Tuesday, 11-12 p.m. at Heart Center, 12 Commons St., Rutland. 802-747-3768.

Chronic Disease Self-Management
Jan 22 @ 1:30 PM – 4:00 PM

RRMC hosts six week chronic disease self-management program, Tuesdays, Jan. 22-Feb. 26, 1:30-4 p.m. at Templewood Courts, 5 Tremont St., Rutland. Support to improve overall health, manage symptoms, nutrition, exercise, medications, and more. Free, register at 802-776-5507.

Mysticism of the Hebrew Alphabet
Jan 22 @ 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM

Taught by Rabba Kaya, at Rutland Jewish Center. Prior knowledge of Hebrew not necessary. RSVP to rabbakaya@rutlandjewishcenter.org. 96 Grove St., Rutland.

Divided by Diversity Screening
Jan 22 @ 7:30 PM – 8:30 PM

Free screening of “Divided By Diversity” film, followed by Q&A discussion with panel of film participants and filmmaker Duane Carleton. Green Mountain College, One Brennan Circle, Poultney.