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7th Annual Long Trail Century Ride to Benefit Vermont Adaptive Ski & Sports

7th Annual Long Trail Century Ride to Benefit Vermont Adaptive Ski & Sports

The Long Trail Century Ride to Benefit Vermont Adaptive Ski and Sports returns again with an all-day event including cycling on 100-, 60-, 20- mile and a family-friendly 5K routes in the morning and a family-friendly festival and party in the afternoon with BBQ, live music, farmers market vendors, kids activities, silent auction and more.

Register BY June 1 to receive a one-day non-holiday/peak lift ticket voucher to Killington Resort for the 2017-2018 winter season.

 Vermont Adaptive Ski & Sports is a nationally recognized organization that empowers people of all abilities through inclusive sports and recreational programming regardless of ability to pay. In addition to sports, year round programming options integrate environmental, holistic wellness, and competitive training philosophies for people of all ages with cognitive, developmental, physical and emotional behavioral disabilities.

The proceeds from this ride will help provide year-round sports and recreational programming and equipment for those with disabilities and allow them to enjoy the outdoor activities and sports that many of us take for granted. The goal is to raise $225,000 from this event.

To register to ride or to learn more about the events, visit www.longtrailcenturyride.com.

Not into cycling? That’s OK – come to the party at Long Trail Brewery!

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Stand up to Homelessness, A Comedic Benefit For The Homeless Prevention Center

Stand up to Homelessness, A Comedic Benefit For The Homeless Prevention Center

 

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A Rumpus for Education

A Rumpus for Education

Saturday, April 29, 7 p.m.
College of St. Joseph‘s Tuttle Theater – 71 Clement Road, Rutland

Tickets: $20 adults, $5 students

Join storytellers from around the region as they spin their tales in friendly competition with each other! The evening will feature true, first-person, seven minute stories.

Storytellers include:
Forrest Byrd
Carlisle Carey
Nanci Gordon
Michael Ray Kingsbury
Jennifer Hall
Mike Nigro
Judi Tompkins
Tyrelle Appleton
and others to be announced

Like what you hear on “The Moth Radio Hour” or “Snap Judgement” on NPR, these story sessions – told without notes –have been playing to capacity audiences.

All proceeds benefit CSJ’s Provider Scholarship Program, which provides students with financial aid in exchange for community engagement, academic curiosity and more.

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Lip Sync Battle presented by Wonderfeet Kids’ Museum

Lip Sync Battle presented by Wonderfeet Kids’ Museum

We’re excited to bring you a generous portion of play on Saturday, April 29 at 6 p.m.

A Lip Sync Battle live on stage at the Paramount Theatre will be an evening of entertainment a speculative audience will regret to have missed.

Teams of local residents will lift spirits and show off our vibrant community.

Team Roster:
Rutland Recreation
Rutland City Police Department
City of Rutland Fire Department
Green Mountain Power
Rutland Herald
Rutland Regional Medical Center

These teams will gear up for a night of determination, sheer talent and fun. Judges will award points for accuracy, creativity, and choreography to select the semi-finalists. The audience will participate by text-to-vote to select the winning team. With much anticipation and team preparation, these teams promise to put on a great show and work hard for your votes.

Presenting Sponsor:
Rutland Regional Medical Center

Media Sponsor:
Catamount Radio

Fan Favorite Sponsors:
Green Mountain Power

Print Sponsors:
Rutland Herald, Green Screen Graphics

Team Sponsors:
Carris Reels, Casella

Red Lips Sponsors:
GE Aviation
Rutland Area Visiting Nurse Association & Hospice

All proceeds will benefit Wonderfeet Kids’ Museum, located at 11 Center Street in Rutland, operations including outreach and ongoing exhibits and programs to meet the needs of our community.

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Pittsford Trail Run/Walk 5k & 1 mile

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March of Dimes March for Babies Walk 2017

March of Dimes March for Babies Walk 2017

Date: Saturday, April 29, 2017
Time: 9:00AM
Registration Time: 8:00AM
Depot Park, Merchants Row, Rutland , VT 05701

The March is On!

Come walk and enjoy the family-dog friendly fun festival on Saturday, April 29 at Depot Park, Merchants Row in downtown Rutland.

This event supports healthier babies and families in Vermont as well as nationwide.

Let’s give every baby a fighting chance!

Register today at www.marchforbabies.org

 

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Castleton Alumni Association Hosts Spring Gala

Castleton Alumni Association Hosts Spring Gala

The Castleton Alumni Association Board of Directors is hard at work planning the annual Alumni Association Gala for alumni and friends of the University this spring.

Scheduled for Saturday, April 22 from 6-11pm at the Rutland Holiday Inn, the event will feature an evening of entertainment, dining, dancing and live music provided by local Rutland region band, the Aaron Audet Band.

The gala will also include a silent auction with proceeds to benefit the Association’s Scholarship and Activities Funds. The Scholarship and Activities Funds support events for students on campus, including the Freshman Welcome and Senior Class Social, as well as fund annual scholarships for up to two Castleton University students each year.

Gala tickets are available for purchase at $50 per person and include hors d’oeuvres, dinner and dancing.

Guests are asked to register by Tuesday, April 5, 2017 as no tickets will be sold at the door. Special discounted room rates are offered to alumni and friends wishing to stay overnight.

Click here to purchase tickets

For more information, visit castleton.edu/gala.

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MSJ – CKS Annual Auction and Dance

MSJ – CKS Annual Auction and Dance

Are you ready to shake off winter for a good cause?

Come join us Saturday, April 1st for an adult-only, fun-filled evening to include a live & silent auction, dancing, and community – to benefit Rutland’s Catholic schools, Mount Saint Joseph Adademy (MSJ) and Christ the King School (CKS).​

Tickets are $20 per person and can be purchased:

1. From a CKS or MSJ family or in the main office at MSJ

2. By calling the main office at CKS – 802.775.0300

3. Contact Marylou at mharvey@msjvermont.net

 

 

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11th Annual Soup Bowls for Hunger

11th Annual Soup Bowls for Hunger

Enjoy a bowl of soup, crackers, roll, dessert, beverage and choose your own handcrafted bowl to take home.

Sponsored by Delta Kappa Gamma Society of women educators.

All proceeds will be donated to the Rutland Community Cupboard and other local food shelves.

Tickets are $20 per person (make checks payable to Soup Bowls for Hunger) and must be purchased at Rutland High School.

There will be two sittings this year (4:45 pm and 6:15 pm) with top quality bowls available at each sitting.

There will also be raffles for various donated items and a silent auction.

Music provided by Daniel Luther Graves.

To purchase tickets, contact Lynn Colomb at 770-1116, Rutland High School Main Office at 773-1955, or Ann Bannister at 747-0569, beginning March 1st.

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