Saturday

5

October

Gaslight. This psychological drama by British playwright Patrick Hamilton is the longest running non-musical to have played on Broadway. $20-$25, 7:30-9:30 p.m. Dorset Playhouyse, 104 Cheney Rd. Dorset, info@dorsetplayers.corf, 802-867-5570.

Pico Ski Club Annual Ski & Snowboard Swap and Sale. Gently used skis and snowboards, winter clothing, as well as alpine and snowboard equipment. Also on hand will be backcountry, telemark and skinning/AT gear. Sat. 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Visit website for consignment details. Pico Mountain Base Lodge.

Yoga Prana Shakti. Open to all levels of yoga experience. Beginners welcome, however, the energy level is between moderate to vigorous. $10-12, 9-10:15 a.m. Therapydia, 155 Woodstock Avenue, Rutland, linacloffe@hotmail.com, 802-499-8038.

Yin Yoga Workshop. This class will provide new sensations and challenges, as we work on creating opening and flexibility in the deep connective tissues of the body during long holds. $18 members/$20 non-members, 9:30-11:30 a.m. Studio Serpentine at Cobra, 56 Howe Street, Building H, Rutland, cobravt@me.com, 802-772-7011.

Mindful heART Book Group. First Saturday of the month. Donations appreciated, 9:30-11 a.m. Chaffee Art Center, 16 South Main Street, Rutland, info@chaffeeartcenter.org, 802-775-0356.

Library Book Sale. Thousands of organized gently used books, CDs, DVDs and puzzles for all ages. Most items are $.25 to $3. Always a broad selection of discounted rare and antique books. Buy one get one free all mysteries. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Rutland Free Library, 10 Court Street, Rutland, friends@rutlandfree.org, 802-773-1860.

Vermont Sheep & Wool Festival. Over 70 vendors offering fleece and yarn, fiber animals, handspinning and fiber crafting equipment, handcrafted wool items, local meat and cheese, contests, classes and demonstrations, shepherd workshops, herding and shearing demos. $7 adults, $6 seniors, $1 children under 12, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tunbridge Fairgrounds, Fairgrounds Ln. Tunbridge, terry@tmillerwebdesign.com, 802-592-3153.

Yoga for the full-figured Goddess. A very gentle floor yoga class for full-figured sized women. $10-12, 10:30-11:30 a.m. Therapydia, 155 Woodstock Avenue, Rutland, linacloffe@hotmail.com, 802-499-8038.

All About the Arts. Explore a variety of arts and crafts. First Saturday of the month. $10 preregistered $15 for Drop-ins, 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Chaffee Art Center, 16 South Main Street, Rutland, info@chaffeeartCenter.org, 802-775-0356.

The Autumn of 1776. Historian Paul Andriscin offers an illustrated talk on the busy autumn of 1776 when Mount Independence and Fort Ticonderoga were being prepared for the arrival of the British. $5 adults/free under 15, 1-2:30 p.m. Mount Independence State Historic Site, 497 Mount Independence Road, Orwell, elsa.gilbertson@vermont.gov, 802-948-2000.

Relaxing Vibrations of Sound. Feel into the sounds of drums, rattles, singing bowls, gongs and chimes, bringing about deep relaxation, energizing the physical body and clearing the emotions for a renewed sense of vitality, clarity and joy. Advance sign up required. $15, 2-3 p.m. Pyramid Holistic Wellness Center, 120 Merchants Row, Rutland, coughlinb@pyramidvt.com, 802-775-8080.

Indecent. A Tony-award winning play about a group of actors who risked everything for theater. 2 p.m. & 7 p.m. Weston Playhouse Theatre Company at Walker Farm, 705 Main Street, Weston, jjordan@westonplayhouse.org, 802-824-5288.

Forestry Skill Share Programs. Pawlet forester Gabe Russo provides information on how to manage your woods, harvest trees and prepare or purchase firewood for your home. 3-4 p.m. Pawlet Public Library, 141 School Street, Pawlet, pawletpub@gmail.com, 802-325-3123.

Ham Supper. The SVFD and Shrewsbury Auxiliary will be serving up Wallingford Locker ham, zesty potato salad and cole slaw, apple sauce and fresh baked rolls, topped off with homemade desserts. $12 adults, $6 kids 5-12, under 5 free. 4:30 p.m. Shrewsbury Community Meeting House, Lottery Road, Shrewsbury, ginamark802@gmail.com, 802-492-3809.

Roast Pork Dinner. Sides, beverages and dessert. $12, 4:30 p.m. Pawlet Community Church, Church Street, Pawlet, 802-325-3428.

The Umoya Trio. A multi-generational ensemble hailing from three different countries, connected by their love of recorder music and equally adept with Baroque and Renaissance repertoire, modern and classical-period works. $20, 7:30-9:45 p.m. Brandon Music, 62 Country Club Road, Brandon, edna@brandon-music.net, 802-247-4295.

Kolonien. The music of four-member Swedish band Kolonien reflects their roots in the traditional Swedish music scene, both instrumentally and vocally with their rich harmonies. $10 general admission; $15 generous admission; $3 children, 7:30 p.m. Ripton Community Coffee House, Route 125, Ripton, andreachesman@gmail.com, 802-388-9782.

Karaoke 101 with Tenacious T. Whether you can sing or not, you can at Karaoke 101. 9:30 p.m. Hide-A-Way-Tavern, 42 Center Street, Rutland, ziggyjagger@gmail.com.

Sunday

6

October

Gaslight. This psychological drama by British playwright Patrick Hamilton is the longest running non-musical to have played on Broadway. $20-$25, 7:30-9:30 p.m. Dorset Playhouyse, 104 Cheney Rd. Dorset, info@dorsetplayers.corf, 802-867-5570.

Pico Ski Club Annual Ski & Snowboard Swap and Sale. Gently used skis and snowboards, winter clothing, as well as alpine and snowboard equipment. Also on hand will be backcountry, telemark and skinning/AT gear. Sun. 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. Visit website for consignment details. Pico Mountain Base Lodge.

Kever Avot Service. . 10-10:30 a.m. Rutland Jewish Cemetery, Airport Road, Clarendon, rutlandjewishcenter@aol.com, 802-773-3455.

Vermont Sheep & Wool Festival. Over 70 vendors offering fleece and yarn, fiber animals, handspinning and fiber crafting equipment, handcrafted wool items, local meat and cheese, contests, classes and demonstrations, shepherd workshops, herding and shearing demos. $7 adults, $6 seniors, $1 children under 12, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tunbridge Fairgrounds, Fairgrounds Ln. Tunbridge, terry@tmillerwebdesign.com, 802-592-3153.

Basket Raffle. Please support our girls going across seas to represent Vermont Playing basketball on America’s Team. We will be hosting a basket raffle, with additional raffles and lots of food. $5 person, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. West Rutland Town Hall, 802-236-3741.

350 Rutland County Meeting. We’ll be discussing our work to reduce food waste and to increase use of mass transit/bicycling/accessibility. 3-5 p.m. Unitarian Universalist Church, 117 West St. Rutland, rutland@350vt.org, 802-353-0998.

Indecent. A Tony-award winning play about a group of actors who risked everything for theater. 3 p.m. Weston Playhouse Theatre Company at Walker Farm, 705 Main Street, Weston, jjordan@westonplayhouse.org, 802-824-5288.

Leslie Stroud & Matthew Odell. Pentangle Arts presents a concert on flute and piano. Free with Suggested $10 Donation. 4-6 p.m. North Universalist Chapel, 7 Church Street, Woodstock, info@pentanglearts.org, 802-457-3981.

Meditation Group. Silent meditation in the Zen Buddhist tradition. Instruction provided. Regular group, meeting four times a week. Donations appreciated, 5:30-6 p.m. Chaffee Art Center, 16 South Main Street, Rutland, info@chaffeeartcenter.org, 802-775-0356.

”The Fiske Family of Stephen Douglas”. Bill Powers Presents. Edward Fisk (1787-1850) of Brandon was the uncle of Stephen Douglas (1813-1861) and helped raise him after his father died in 1813. This is the Fisk Family story. Free will donation. 6:30-8 p.m. Brandon Town Hall, 1 Conant Square, Brandon, info@brandontownhall.org, 802-247-3971.

Erin Powers. She’s been here before as vocalist for Hillbilly Sound Machine, and now she’s bringing the Girl Power with a solo show. 7-10 p.m. Hide-A-Way Tavern, 42 Center Street, Rutland, booking@hideawaytavernvt.com.

Monday

7

October

Rutland Baby Cafe. Free drop-in breastfeeding support group. Meets every Monday. Check the RFL calendar for closings due to the observance of holidays or conflicts in schedule. 3:30-4:30 p.m. Rutland Free Library, 10 Court Street, Rutland, lcunderhill@rrmc.org, 802-775-1901.

Walking Group for All Ages. Donations appreciated. 5:15 p.m. Chaffee Art Center, 16 South Main Street, Rutland, info@chaffeeartcenter.org, 802-775-0356.

Yoga Prana Shakti. Open to all levels; beginners welcome. Class incorporates Asana, pranayama (breath work) and deep relaxation. Energy level is between moderate to vigorous. Price: $15 drop-in and $130 for a 10 class card. 5:30-6:45 p.m. Therapydia, 155 Woodstock Avenue, Rutland, linacloffe@hotmail.com, 802-499-8038.

Open Studio Pottery. Open studio drop-in or punch pass options. Create independently or get peer pottery support from fellow participants. Ages 14+; under 14 must be accompanied by adult. $10/ visit, 6-8 p.m. Courcelle Building, 16 North St. Extension, Rutland, info@rutlandrec.com, 802-773-1822.

East Coast Swing Dancing. Join Richard and Sherri for a session of East Coast Swing Dancing. Come to any or all sessions. Mondays through Oct 14. 6:30-8:15 p.m. Rutland Free Library , 10 Court St. Rutland , amy@rutlandfree.org, 802-774-8667.

Tuesday

8

October

Meditation Group. Silent meditation in the Zen Buddhist tradition. Instruction provided. Regular group, meeting four times a week. Donations appreciated, 7:15-7:45 a.m. Chaffee Art Center, 16 South Main Street, Rutland, info@chaffeeartcenter.org, 802-775-0356.

Birding Walk. Joel Tilley will lead a fall birding walk on the Castleton Univ. trails looking for fall warblers and other migrating birds. Meet at the D&H trail crossing on South St, Castleton. 7:30-10:30 a.m. jptilley50@gmail.com.

Disability & Reasonable Accommodations or Modifications in Housing. This workshop examines the Federal Fair Housing Act (FHA) and its protections for people with disabilities, what are reasonable modifications and accommodations, information a landlord can request and more. 1-3 p.m. Room 266, Asa Bloomer Building, 88 Merchants Row, Rutland, greed@vcil.org, 802-779-9021.

Pottery. Express your creativity with clay and create whatever you would like. Join in fellowship with others in a safe and sober environment. Twice a week. $5 per project, 3:15-5 p.m. Turning Point Center of Rutland, Rutland, krisharvey85@gmail.com, 802-773-6010.

Kol Nidrei Service. Led by Rabbi Shemtov. 5:30-7 p.m. Rutland Jewish Center, 96 Grove Street, Rutland, rutlandjewishcenter@aol.com, 802-773-3455.

Gentle Yoga for Adults. Taught by Cristy Murphy. $10 per class with a percentage to benefit the library. 5:45-6:45 p.m. Chittenden Public Library, 223 Chittenden Road, Chittenden, chittendenpl@gmail.com, 802-773-3531.

The heART of Cookie Decorating. With artist Chrissy Moore. $25, 6-8 p.m. Chaffee Art Center, 16 South Street, Rutland, info@chaffeeartCenter.org, 802-775-0356.

Rutland City Board of School Commissioners. Regular meeting. 6:30 p.m. Longfellow Administration Building, 6 Church Street, Rutland, bkapitan@rcpsvt.org, 802-786-1996.

DivorceCare. A faith-based program to equip individuals to deal with divorce and separation-related struggles. Group discussion, video segment and workbook segment. Join in anytime during the 13-week program. $20 workbook fee, 6:30-8:30 p.m. The Life Center @ Calvary Bible Church, 190 Grove Street, Rutland, cbcoffice@cbcvt.org, 802-775-0358.

The History of the Crown Point Road. The Chittenden Historical Society will host Dennis Devereux, who will speak about this important military route running from Fort #4 in Charlestown, N.H. to Lake Champlain, completed in 1760. 7-8:30 p.m. Chittenden Historical Society, 337 Holden Road, Chittenden, jim.harrison.vt@gmail.com, 802-236-3001.

Wits End Support Group. A free, open and confidential peer support group for families to learn about the signs and symptoms of drug use, services available and next step toward helping loved ones. Trained counselor present. 6:30-8 p.m. Grace Congregational Church, West St. entrance, Rutland, 802-775-4301.

Wednesday

9

October

Yom Kippur Services. Led by Rabbi Shemtov. 9 a.m.-12 p.m. Rutland Jewish Center, 96 Grove Street, Rutland, rutlandjewishcenter@aol.com, 802-773-3455.

RSVP Veterans Connections Program Coffee Hour. A place to enjoy light snacks and connect with other Rutland County veterans. Free and open to veterans and active service members. 10:30-11:30 a.m. Calvary Bible Church, 2 Meadow Lane, Rutland, maryesarsvp@gmail.com, 802-775-8220.

SVA’s Script Writers Workshop. Weekly workshop for college-aged on up individuals who wish to hone their skills in writing stage plays and screenplays, led by Karen Klami. Email with “SVA Script Writers” in the subject line to confirm. $10 registration, $5 per session, 1-4 p.m. Stone Valley Arts at Fox Hill, 145 E. Main Street, Poultney, karenklami@gmail.com.

Open Studio Hub. Draw, paint, craft, do homework, listen to music, read, create a book club, chess club, music club, writer’s/poetry club, and more. Extended hours when classes in session. 3-6 p.m. Chaffee Art Center, 16 South Main Street, Rutland, info@chaffeeartcenter.org, 802-775-0356.

Micro business panel discussion. Would you like to be your own boss? Come and Learn from other micro business owners who have taken steps to a new career. A free panel discussion. Part of BROCSHOPS. 5:30-7:30 p.m. BROC Community Action, 45 Union Street, Rutland, ahoyle@broc.org, 802-665-1744.

Free Community Supper. Free Community BBQ Supper. 6-8 p.m. First Baptist Church of Wallingford, 39 School Street, Wallingford, wallingfordpastor@gmail.com, 802-732-7028.

Open Studio Pottery. Open studio drop-in or punch pass options. Create independently or get peer pottery support from fellow participants. Ages 14+; under 14 must be accompanied by adult. $10/ visit, 6-8 p.m. Courcelle Building, 16 North St. Extension, Rutland, info@rutlandrec.com, 802-773-1822.

Open Figure Drawing. With Dick Weis and Phil Whitman, every other Wednesday. $8, 6-8 p.m. Stone Valley Arts at Fox Hill, 145 E. Main Street, Poultney, stonevalleyartcenter@gmail.com.

Dave Ramsey’s Financial Peace University. A step-by-step group instruction format (discussion, video and workbook) on how to create a budget, pay off debt, spend wisely, give generously and save for the future. Cost includes a 1-year FPU membership with access to online tools and forms. $109, 6:30-8:30 p.m. The Life Center at Calvary Bible Church, 190 Grove Street, Rutland,, cbcoffice@cbcvt.org, 802-775-0358.

Thursday

10

October

Meditation Group. Silent meditation in the Zen Buddhist tradition. Instruction provided. Regular group, meeting four times a week. Donations appreciated, 7:15-7:45 a.m. Chaffee Art Center, 16 South Main Street, Rutland, info@chaffeeartcenter.org, 802-775-0356.

Pottery. Express your creativity with clay and create whatever you would like. Join in fellowship with others in a safe and sober environment. Twice a week. $5 per project, 12-2 p.m. Turning Point Center of Rutland, Rutland, krisharvey85@gmail.com, 802-773-6010.

TeenTober Movie & crafts. Watch “Nightmare Before Christmas” on the big screen, make ping pong jack-o-lanterns. All supplies provided, no preregistration. 3-4:30 p.m. Rutland Free Library, 10 Court St. Rutland, jessica@rutlandfree.org, 802-773-1860.

Fair Haven Farmers Market. Every Thursday through October 24. 3-6 p.m. Fair Haven Park, Main Street, Fair Haven, osandy@live.com, 802-948-2211.

Diabetes Prevention Program. Year-long lifestyle change program for anyone at risk of Type 2 Diabetes. Learn to make small changes surrounding nutrition and exercise. 4-5 p.m. Godnick Adult Center, 1 Deer Street, Rutland, klneary@rrmc.org, 802-776-5507.

Sip N Dip Painting Class. Second & fourth Thursday of the month. $30, 6-8 p.m. Chaffee Art Center, 16 South Main Street, Rutland, info@chaffeeartcenter.org, 802-775-0356.

Yoga for the Mindful heART. Mindful heART Series. Please bring your own mat. $5, 6:30-7:30 p.m. Chaffee Art Center, 16 South Main Street, Rutland, info@chaffeeartcenter.org, 802-775-0356.

Tai Chi, Yang 24. Low-impact, slow-motion exercise which benefits all people and is safe for people with balance or arthritis issues. 2 p.m. Courcelle Building, 16 North Street Extension, Rutland, 802-775-2855.

Friday

11

October

Meditation Group. Silent meditation in the Zen Buddhist tradition. Instruction provided. Regular group, meeting four times a week. Donations appreciated, 7:15-7:45 a.m. Chaffee Art Center, 16 South Main Street, Rutland, info@chaffeeartcenter.org, 802-775-0356.

Gaslight. This psychological drama by British playwright Patrick Hamilton is the longest running non-musical to have played on Broadway. $20-$25, 7:30-9:30 p.m. Dorset Playhouyse, 104 Cheney Rd. Dorset, info@dorsetplayers.corf, 802-867-5570.

Proctor Free Library Book Sale. Annual book sale in the Evelyn Peterson Community Room. Stock up for winter reading. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Proctor Free Library, 4 Main Street, Proctor, gatorjhawk63@aol.com, 802-459-3539.

Open Studio Pottery. Open studio drop-in or punch pass options. Create independently or get peer pottery support from fellow participants. Ages 14+; under 14 must be accompanied by adult. $10/ visit, 9-11 a.m. and 6-8 p.m. Courcelle Building, 16 North St. Extension, Rutland, info@rutlandrec.com, 802-773-1822.

Creative Space. Bring tools/supplies to create your works of art along with other inspiring artists. Open to all arts: fine arts, quilters, jewelry, musicians, etc. Some supplies available to purchase. Call ahead. Donations appreciated, 10 a.m.-12 p.m. Chaffee Art Center, 16 South Main Street, Rutland, info@chaffeeartcenter.org, 802-775-0356.

10th Annual Big Buzz Chainsaw Carving Festival. Bringing over 25 carvers from across the country and around the world to Ludlow. adults $6, kids 12 and under Free, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. The Ice House at Jackson Gore Inn, 111 Jackson Gore Rd. Ludlow, barrepinske@hotmail.com, 508-965-3211.

Storytime. Weekly stories, songs, and crafts. 10:30-11 a.m. Sherburne Memorial Library, 2998 River Road, Killington, youthservices@sherburnelibrary.org, 802-558-3663.

Friday Writers Group. All levels and genres welcome to read and discuss their work. Free will donation, 12-2 p.m. Chaffee Art Center, 16 South Main Street, Rutland, info@Chaffeeartcenter.org, 802-775-0356.

Woodburning. Come try your hand at woodburning and create a beautiful piece of art to take home. All supplies provided. Everyone welcome. $5 per project, 1:30-3 p.m. Turning Point Center of Rutland, Rutland, krisharvey85@gmail.com, 802-773-6010.

Mask Making. Make a plaster mold of your face and decorate. All ages, children under 14 must be accompanied by an adult. $10, 4:30-6 p.m. Courcelle Building, 16 North St. Ext. Rutland, nikkia@rutlandrec.com, 802-773-1822.

Queen of Hearts Drawing. Every Friday. Drawing at 630 p.m. 6-6:30 p.m. VFW Post 648 Rutland, 15 Wales St, Rutland, Denise@DeniseByers.com, 802-775-6892.

Parents Night Out Open Gym. Drop the kids off and enjoy a night off on the second Friday of each month. While you’re out we’ll be doing gymnastics, playing games, eating pizza and having fun. No need to reserve a spot, just drop in. $18 Members/$20 Non Members, 6:15-9:15 p.m. Cobra Gymnastics & Dance Center, 56 Howe St Bld H, Rutland, cobravt@me.com, 802-772-7011.

Friday Night Open Gym. For athletes to have additional practice time or children who want to be more casual with their gymnastics. Warm-up and games will encourage a cardio workout, while obstacle courses, trampoline circuits and open events will allow children to fine tune their skills. $10 Members/$12 Non Members, 6:45-8:15 p.m. Cobra Gymnastics & Dance Center, 56 Howe Street Bld H , Rutland, cobravt@me.com, 802-772-7011.

Grocery Bingo. Benefits Clarendon Fire Association Auxiliary. Doors open at 6 p.m. Bingo starts at 7 p.m. Refreshments available. $4 for one strip and $12 for four strips, 7-9:40 p.m. Clarendon Elementary school, Grange Road off Moulton Ave. Clarendon, BMORGAN674@comcast.net, 802-683-5158.

Tinmouth Old Firehouse Concert. Big Woods Voices will fill the Old Firehouse with a capella harmony, combining singing traditions from around the world with various American roots genres. $10, 7:30-9:30 p.m. Old Firehouse, 9 Mountain View Road, Tinmouth, joreynolds@vermontel.net, 802-446-3457.

Indecent. A Tony-award winning play about a group of actors who risked everything for theater. 7:30 p.m. Weston Playhouse Theatre Company at Walker Farm, 705 Main Street, Weston, jjordan@westonplayhouse.org, 802-824-5288.

Rick Redington and The Luv. Come and get your LUV!. 9:30 p.m.-1:30 a.m. Hide-A-Way Tavern, 42 Center St. Rutland, booking@hideawaytavernvt.com.

OLLI Lecture Series. Prof. Graziella Parati presents: “The Roots of Fascism.” Osher membership or $5 at the door, 1:30-3 p.m. Godnick Adult Center, 1 Deer Street, Rutland, 802-492-2300 or 802-775-1246.

Saturday

12

October

Gaslight. This psychological drama by British playwright Patrick Hamilton is the longest running non-musical to have played on Broadway. $20-$25, 7:30 a.m.-9:30 p.m. Dorset Playhouyse, 104 Cheney Rd. Dorset, info@dorsetplayers.corf, 802-867-5570.

Pancake Breakfast Buffet. A pancake breakfast buffet prepared by members of Hiram Lodge No. 101, F&AM; and Gilman Chapter No. 88, OES. $9 / $3, 8-11 a.m. West Rutland Masonic Lodge, 63 Franklin St. West Rutland, damasonvt@comcast.net, 802-775-2204.

Wellness Recovery Action Plan. Eight-week workshop to develop action plans to improve self-management and recovery skills, if you are struggling with mental health, have substance-abuse problems, are a caregiver or Human Service provider, and committed to making positive change. 8:30-11 a.m. Rutland Regional Medical Center Conference Room K, 435 West Street, Rutland, klneary@rrmc.org, 802-776-5507.

37th Annual Vermont Apple Festival and Craft Show. More than 60 vendors — crafters from all over New England and beyond — will pack the middle school, along with kid-friendly activities and apple-themed food and events. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Riverside Middle School, 13 Fairground Road, Springfield, springfieldrcoc@vermontel.net, 8028852779.

Proctor Free Library Book Sale. Annual book sale in the Evelyn Peterson Community Room. Stock up for winter reading. 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Proctor Free Library, 4 Main Street, Proctor, gatorjhawk63@aol.com, 802-459-3539.

Yoga Prana Shakti. Open to all levels of yoga experience. Beginners welcome, however, the energy level is between moderate to vigorous. $10-12, 9-10:15 a.m. Therapydia, 155 Woodstock Avenue, Rutland, linacloffe@hotmail.com, 802-499-8038.

Shabbat Service led by Rabbi Shemtov. Services will be followed by a light kiddush. 9:30-11:30 a.m. Rutland Jewish Center, 96 Grove Street, Rutland, rutlandjewishcenter@aol.com, 802-773-3455.

Salt Cave Sound Immersion. Immerse yourself in a vibrational sound bath, while reclining in the cozy and detoxifying environment of a Himalayan salt cave. $25, 9:30-10:30 a.m. Pyramid Holistic Wellness Center, 120 Merchants Row, Rutland, coughlinb@pyramidvt.com, 802-775-8080.

Art in the Park Fall Foliage Festival. Juried fine artists, craftspeople and specialty food producers, as well as food vendors, live music, kid’s activities, a community art project, pet area and live demonstrations. donation, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Main Street Park, Junction of Routes 4 & 7, Rutland, beyondmarketing@yahoo.com, 802-775-0356.

Art and Craft Show& Sale. Local Tinmouth artists will display and sell their work. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Old Fire House, Mountain View Road, Tinmouth, vtsjohnson@icloud.com, 802-446-3307.

Mt. Holly Cider Days. Imagine watching fresh cider being made on a century old press and then enjoying a cup with home-baked apple pie. Vendors, a roast beef dinner and more. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. capitalwriter@aol.com.

10th Annual Big Buzz Chainsaw Carving Festival. Bringing over 25 carvers from across the country and around the world to Ludlow. adults $6, kids 12 and under Free, 10 a.m.-7 p.m. The Ice House at Jackson Gore Inn, 111 Jackson Gore Rd. Ludlow, barrepinske@hotmail.com, 508-965-3211.

Yoga for the full-figured Goddess. A very gentle floor yoga class for full-figured sized women. $10-12, 10:30-11:30 a.m. Therapydia, 155 Woodstock Avenue, Rutland, linacloffe@hotmail.com, 802-499-8038.

Activating Your Personal Merkaba. Explore how to combine ancient energetic technology with the channeled messages from our own soul records for a truly unique meditative experience. $20, 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Pyramid Holistic Wellness Center, 120 Merchants Row, Rutland, coughlinb@pyramidvt.com, 802-775-8080.

Story Time with Eva Zimet. Join us for story time with author Eva Zimet as she reads from her new book “Lucy Dancer!”. 11 a.m.-12 p.m. Phoenix Books Rutland, 2 Center St, Ste 1, Rutland, 802-855-8078.

Paint & Sip for Kids. Kids paint on canvas. Follow along with the instructor or create your own. $10, 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Chaffee Art Center, 16 South Main Street, Rutland, info@chaffeeartcenter.org, 802-775-0356.

Indecent. A Tony-award winning play about a group of actors who risked everything for theater. 2 p.m. Weston Playhouse Theatre Company at Walker Farm, 705 Main Street, Weston, jjordan@westonplayhouse.org, 802-824-5288.

Harvest Family Fun Day. Featuring a fire truck, bounce house, hay rides, pony rides, lawn games, campfire with s’mores, prizes and give-a-ways, food and more. 3-6 p.m. The Brick Church, 298 Middle Road, North Clarendon, pastor@brickchurchvt.com, 802-773-3873.

Halloween Spaghetti Dinner w/ DJ. Prizes given for best Costumes. $12, 5-7 p.m. VFW Post 648 Rutland, 15 Wales St. Rutland, Denise@DeniseByers.com, 802-775-6892.

PLATFORM VT!. An evening of multimedia art programming to celebrate place and community. Live music and dance performances, an opening reception for the International Collage Exchange and Vermont Feministé Exhibits, a fashion show and locally made refreshments. $18 presale/$20 at the door, 5-8 p.m. Stone Valley Arts at Fox Hill, 145 East Main Street, Poultney, elschmidt1@vermontel.net, 802-325-2603.

Brandon Has Talent Show. Join us for our 6th Annual Talent Show which continues to showcase the multi-talented community members from Brandon and the surrounding area. This is a fun event for participants as well as the audience. $8, 7-9 p.m. Brandon Town Hall, 1 Conant Square, Brandon, info@brandontownhall.org, 802-247-3971.

Indecent. A Tony-award winning play about a group of actors who risked everything for theater. 7:30 p.m. Weston Playhouse Theatre Company at Walker Farm, 705 Main Street, Weston, jjordan@westonplayhouse.org, 802-824-5288.

Karaoke 101 with Tenacious T. Whether you can sing or not, you can at Karaoke 101. 9:30 p.m. Hide-A-Way-Tavern, 42 Center Street, Rutland, ziggyjagger@gmail.com.

Sunday

13

October

Gaslight. This psychological drama by British playwright Patrick Hamilton is the longest running non-musical to have played on Broadway. $20-$25, 7:30 a.m.-9:30 p.m. Dorset Playhouyse, 104 Cheney Rd. Dorset, info@dorsetplayers.corf, 802-867-5570.

Art in the Park Fall Foliage Festival. Juried fine artists, craftspeople and specialty food producers, as well as food vendors, live music, kid’s activities, a community art project, pet area and live demonstrations. donation, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Main Street Park, Junction of Routes 4 & 7, Rutland, beyondmarketing@yahoo.com, 802-775-0356.

10th Annual Big Buzz Chainsaw Carving Festival. Bringing over 25 carvers from across the country and around the world to Ludlow. adults $6, kids 12 and under Free, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. The Ice House at Jackson Gore Inn, 111 Jackson Gore Rd. Ludlow, barrepinske@hotmail.com, 508-965-3211.

Pittsford Sheep Festival. The Pittsford Sheep Festival has been offering free entertainment for over 25 years. Local craft vendors, felters and spinners will have booths featuring their skills and products. Sheering and sheep dog demonstrations. 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Pittsford Sheep Festival, Pittsford Rec Center — Furnace Road, Pittsford, dmspruit@vermontel.net, 802-446-7041.

Mt. Holly Cider Days. Imagine watching fresh cider being made on a century old press and then enjoying a cup with home-baked apple pie. Vendors, a roast beef dinner and more. 12-4 p.m. capitalwriter@aol.com.

Hike into History at Mount Independence. Enjoy the last day of the 2019 season with a guided hike into history with Stephen Zeoli. $5.00 adults/free under 15, 1-4 p.m. Mount Independence State Historic Site, 497 Mount Independence Road, Orwell, elsa.gilbertson@vermont.gov, 802-759-2412.

Welsh Heritage Society Gathering of the Clans Bring a Bag Luncheon. Rain or shine. Picnic tables and folding chairs available. Cold beverages available for purchase. Handicapped accessible. $3 Adults/ children under 15 free, 1-3:30 p.m. Hubbardton Battlefield Museum, 5696 Monument Hill Road, Castleton, pasds1988@gmail.com, 802-287-5744.

Autumn Asana and Sacred Self-Care Workshop. Learn to harmonize with the elemental forces of nature to balance your own internal environment, in order to stay healthy, happy & thriving through another Vermont winter. $20-$25, 1-3:30 p.m. Pyramid Holistic Wellness Center, 120 Merchants Row, Rutland, coughlinb@pyramidvt.com, 802-775-8080.

Poetry Open Mic. Join us for an afternoon of poetry hosted by Phoenix Books Rutland’s own Bianca Amira Zanella. Come to read, come to listen, or come for both! Those interested in reading can sign up at the door. 2-4 p.m. Phoenix Books Rutland, 2 Center St, Ste 1, Rutland, 802-855-8078.

Organ Recitals. A tour of three pipe organs in Brandon: Our Lady of Good Help R. C. Church at 3 p.m. the Congregational Church at 3:45 p.m. and St. Thomas Episcopal Church will host the concluding program at 4:30 p.m. Brandon, Brandon. For more information, call 802-247-5941 or 802-685-7725.

Indecent. A Tony-award winning play about a group of actors who risked everything for theater. 3 p.m. Weston Playhouse Theatre Company at Walker Farm, 705 Main Street, Weston, jjordan@westonplayhouse.org, 802-824-5288.

St. Alphonsus Harvest Dinner. Roast turkey dinner with all the fixings. Home made desserts. Coffee, tea, lemonade. Take-home meals available. $13 Adults, Children under 12 $7, Family of four (2 Adults — 2 Children under 12) $32, 4-6 p.m. St. Alphonsus Catholic Church Parish Hall, 2918 US-7, Pittsford, cowtchr@together.net, 802-779-1801.

Meditation Group. Silent meditation in the Zen Buddhist tradition. Instruction provided. Regular group, meeting four times a week. Donations appreciated, 5:30-6 p.m. Chaffee Art Center, 16 South Main Street, Rutland, info@chaffeeartcenter.org, 802-775-0356.

Erev Sukkot. Our 6 p.m. dairy/veggie potluck will be followed by a brief service. 6-8 p.m. Rutland Jewish Center, 96 Grove Street, Rutland, rutlandjewishcenter@aol.com, 802-773-3455.

Silas. Folkhop, enjoyable grooves, themes of reggae and bluegrass. 7-10 p.m. Hide-A-Way Tavern, 42 Center St. Rutland, booking@hideawaytavernvt.com.

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Diabetes Management. This small-group workshop is led by specially trained leaders. You will learn about healthy eating, exercise, monitoring blood sugar, managing stress and handling sick days. 8-10:30 a.m. The Gables, 200 Gables Place, Mendon, klneary@rrmc.org, 802-776-5507.

Chronic Pain Self-Management. Living with chronic pain can affect every aspect of your life. This six-week program is led by trained leaders who have experienced chronic pain themselves. It focuses on problem solving, proper medication usage, emotions, exercise, and nutrition. 1-3:30 p.m. The Gables, 200 Gables Place, Mendon, klneary@rrmc.org, 802-776-5507.

Rutland Baby Cafe. Free drop-in breastfeeding support group. Meets every Monday. Check the RFL calendar for closings due to the observance of holidays or conflicts in schedule. 3:30-4:30 p.m. Rutland Free Library, 10 Court Street, Rutland, lcunderhill@rrmc.org, 802-775-1901.

Chronic Pain Self-Management. Living with chronic pain can affect every aspect of your life. This six-week program is led by trained leaders who have experienced chronic pain themselves. It focuses on problem solving, proper medication usage, emotions, exercise and nutrition. 5-7:30 p.m. Godnick Adult Center, 1 Deer Street, Rutland, klneary@rrmc.org, 802-776-5507.

10th Annual Big Buzz Chainsaw Carving Festival. Bringing over 25 carvers from across the country and around the world to Ludlow. adults $6, kids 12 and under Free, 5 p.m. The Ice House at Jackson Gore Inn, 111 Jackson Gore Rd. Ludlow, barrepinske@hotmail.com, 508-965-3211.

Walking Group for All Ages. Donations appreciated. Donations appreciated, 5:15 p.m. Chaffee Art Center, 16 South Main Street, Rutland, info@chaffeeartcenter.org, 802-775-0356.

Yoga in the Salt Cave. Take a break from life and get into the right physical, emotional, and spiritual mindset. Bring your own mat or borrow one of ours. $19, 5:30-6:45 p.m. Pyramid Holistic Wellness Center, 120 Merchants Row, Rutland, coughlinb@pyramidvt.com, 802-558-9868.

Yoga Prana Shakti. Open to all levels; beginners welcome. Class incorporates Asana, pranayama (breath work) and deep relaxation. Energy level is between moderate to vigorous. Price: $15 drop-in and $130 for a 10 class card. 5:30-6:45 p.m. Therapydia, 155 Woodstock Avenue, Rutland, linacloffe@hotmail.com, 802-499-8038.

Open Studio Pottery. Open studio drop-in or punch pass options. Create independently or get peer pottery support from fellow participants. Ages 14+; under 14 must be accompanied by adult. $10/ visit, 6-8 p.m. Courcelle Building, 16 North St. Extension, Rutland, info@rutlandrec.com, 802-773-1822.

East Coast Swing Dancing. Join Richard and Sherri for a session of East Coast Swing Dancing. Come to any or all sessions. Mondays through Oct 14. 6:30-8:15 p.m. Rutland Free Library , 10 Court St. Rutland , amy@rutlandfree.org, 802-774-8667.

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Meditation Group. Silent meditation in the Zen Buddhist tradition. Instruction provided. Regular group, meeting four times a week. Donations appreciated, 7:15-7:45 a.m. Chaffee Art Center, 16 South Main Street, Rutland, info@chaffeeartcenter.org, 802-775-0356.

TeenTober Movie & Crafts. Watch the original “Ghostbusters” on the big screen in the Fox Room. Make glow-in-the-dark slime. Materials provided, no preregistration. 3-4:30 p.m. Rutland Free Library, 10 Court St. Rutland, jessica@rutlandfree.org, 802-773-1860.

Pottery. Express your creativity with clay and create whatever you would like. Join in fellowship with others in a safe and sober environment. Twice a week. $5 per project, 3:15-5 p.m. Turning Point Center of Rutland, Rutland, krisharvey85@gmail.com, 802-773-6010.

Spaghetti Supper. The Lothrop Elementary School PTO fundraiser for the grades 5 & 6 class trip to Boston. Students will serve drinks and pie/cake desserts. Silent auction. 5-7 p.m. Lothrop Elementary School, 3447 US RT #7, Pittsford, lothroppto@rnesu.org.

Gentle Yoga for Adults. Taught by Cristy Murphy. $10 per class with a percentage to benefit the library. 5:45-6:45 p.m. Chittenden Public Library, 223 Chittenden Road, Chittenden, chittendenpl@gmail.com, 802-773-3531.

”How Did I Get Here?”. In this class you will begin to discover your patterns and beliefs and where they came from. You will also learn ways to rethink and retell your story in new ways to create a happier life. No writing skill required. $10, 6-7:30 p.m. CVPS/Leahy Community Education Center, 160 Allen Street, Rutland, edulli@rrmc.org, 802-772-2400.

Rutland Area Toastmasters. Learn public speaking, listening and leadership skills on first and third Tuesdays. 6-7:30 p.m. Courcelle Bldg, North St. Extension, Rutland, skibill11@comcast.net, 802-775-6929.

DivorceCare. A faith-based program to equip individuals to deal with divorce and separation-related struggles. Group discussion, video segment and workbook segment. Join in anytime during the 13-week program. $20 workbook fee, 6:30-8:30 p.m. The Life Center @ Calvary Bible Church, 190 Grove Street, Rutland, cbcoffice@cbcvt.org, 802-775-0358.

Wits End Support Group. A free, open and confidential peer support group for families to learn about the signs and symptoms of drug use, services available and next step toward helping loved ones. Trained counselor present. 6:30-8 p.m. Grace Congregational Church, West St. entrance, Rutland, 802-775-4301.

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