COMMUNITY CALENDAR

 Here is a list of Community & Non-Profit Events coming soon in our area:


Upcoming Events

Tuesday, September 19th

The Clinton County Health Department is holding a rabies clinic at the Chazy Fire Station, 9666 Route 9, from 6pm to 8:30pm.  It is free to county residents and their pets, but donations are welcome.  Learn more at www.clintonhealth.org or call 518-565-4870

Wednesday, September 20th

A special history presentation, “AuSable Chasm: From Industrial Power to Scenic Wonder” by Jeff and Mary Ellen Dengler is taking place at the AuSable Town Hall, 111 AuSable Street in Keeseville at 7pm.  All are invited.

Thursday, September 21st

Westport Federated Church at 6486 Main Street is having a roast pork dinner starting at 4:30pm with take-out available.

The North Country Chamber of Commerce is having its Business after Hours at the Strand Center Gallery, 23 Brinkerhoff Street in Plattsburgh from 5:30pm to 7pm.  To make reservations or learn more, call 518-563-1000 or go to www.northcountrychamber.com

The Binghamville Methodist Church in Fletcher is having an old-fashioned chicken pie Supper with seatings at 6pm and 7pm and until all are served.  For reservations, call 849-2120

The monthly meeting of the Alzheimer’s Caregiver Support Group is being held at Quarry Hill in South Burlington from 10am to 11am.

The Clinton County Health Department is holding a rabies clinic at the Rouses Point Fire Station, 48 Lake Street, from 6pm to 8:30pm.  It is free to county residents and their pets, but donations are welcome.  Learn more at www.clintonhealth.org or call 518-565-4870

Friday, Saturday and Sunday, September 22nd, 23rd & 24th

Calvary Episcopal Church on Route 15 in Underhill Flats is holding a tag sale from 9am to 4pm on Friday and Saturday and from 10am to 3pm on Sunday.

Saturday, September 23rd

The 19th annual Bristol Harvest Festival is happening from 10am to 4pm on the Bristol Town Green with over 65 vendors and fun for the whole family.  It is co-sponsored by the Addison County Chamber and the Bristol Recreation Department.

The ALS Association Northern New England Chapter is holding the 2017 Walk to Defeat ALS at the University of Vermont’s Davis Center in Burlington.  Registration begins at 9am and the walk kicks off at 10:30am.  For more details, visit www.alsnne.org

The Vermont Genealogy Library at 377 Hegeman Avenue, Fort Ethan Allen in Colchester presents a talk on genealogical DNA testing with Ed McGuire from 10:30am to noon.  There is a suggested donation of $10.  Learn more at www.vtgenlib.org or call 310-9285

JUMP (Joint Urban Ministry Project) of Chittenden County is holding its annual “Run for Jump” at North Beach in Burlington to raise money to continue to help people with transportation, essential personal hygiene items, utilities, laundry and ids.  Registration starts at 8:30am and the 5K and 1K runs/walks begin at 10am.  For more information, go to www.jumpvt.org

The First Vermont Fairy Tale Festival for all ages is “Neverland” on the grounds of the Sherburne Library, 2998 River Road in Killington from 10am to 4pm.  Libraries from around the state including Burlington’s Fletcher Free are presenting favorite tales.  Costumes are encouraged.  Learn more by emailing vtyfairytale@gmail.com or call 422-9765

The Tuftonboro United Methodist Church at 129 Mountain Road, Route 171 in New Hampshire is having a roast pork supper at 5:30pm.  For reservations, call 569-2097

The New Haven Volunteer Fire Department at 1839 Main Street is having a chicken barbecue beginning at 5pm.

Saturday and Sunday, September 23rd & 24th

The 7th annual Kids Fair and Festival is taking place at the Babbie Rural and Farm Learning Museum, 250 River Road in Peru from 10am to 4pm both days.  Play old games, ride the stage coach and Thomas the Train, visit animals and enjoy Border Collie/Sheep herding demos.  Learn more at www.babbiemuseum.org

Sunday, September 24th

The Addison County Chamber of Commerce and the Snake Mountain Cruisers are hosting the 13th annual Better L8 Than Never Car Show at The Rec Field in Bristol.  Registration opens at 8am.  Spectator admission is free, but donations for Camp Ta-Kum-Ta are being collected.  For more details, go to www.betterl8thannever.com

The Rokeby Museum on Route 7 in Ferrisburgh presents Vermont Historian Kevin Thornton, who will share the story of Eliza Marsh and her collection of autographs of abolitionists in the 1840s.  The talk begins at 3pm and is free with museum admission or $2.

The United Methodist Church of West Addison is having a chicken pie dinner at the Community House in West Addison at 12:30pm.

Tuesday, September 26th

The Northfield Community Development Network is holding its 2nd annual Northfield Night on the Common from 5:30pm to 7:30pm. The celebration of volunteerism in the community includes music by the Vermont Fiddle Orchestra and Ben & Jerry’s ice cream.  It is sponsored by Northfield Savings Bank.

Wednesday, September 27th

The Caregiver Resource Center of Clinton County is offering a support group for all unpaid caregivers of anyone 60 or older from 6:30pm to 7:30pm at St. Peter’s Church in Plattsburgh.  The presenter will be community navigator coach Barbara Marking.  For more information, call Nicole at 324-3881

The First Wednesdays series in Chittenden County starts at Ira Allen Chapel on the UVM campus in Burlington with writer, humorist and regular contributor to the New Yorker, Calvin Trillin at 5pm.

Friday and Saturday, September 29th & 30th

Colchester High School is hosting the largest and oldest ski and snowboard sale in the area to support the Colchester ski programs, the Physical Education Departments and athletic boosters.

Saturday, September 30th

Green Mountain Animal Defenders is holding its 7th annual Walk for All Animals at Burlington City Hall on Church Street.  Check-in starts at 11am and the walk gets underway at noon.  Register ahead at www.give.classy.org/gmadwalk2017 and learn more at www.gmad.info

All Veterans and their families are invited to “Vermont Stand Down” at Barre Auditorium from 8am to 6pm.  This event for homeless and at-risk Veterans offers comradery, food, clothing and access to a number of Veterans service organizations.