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Megan Price: Meet and Greet/Book Signing for Vermont Wild Vol. 5

Join us for a meet and greet and book signing with Megan Price, the author of the phenomenally popular Vermont Wild series featuring tales from our state’s fish and game wardens. Come in and have Megan personalize a copy of the new Vermont Wild Volume #5 for the hunter or wildlife-watcher in your life.

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Share the Warmth Clothing Drive

College of St. Joseph is celebrating Giving Tuesday by giving back to our community.

CSJ’s Provider Scholarship Program is hosting Share the Warmth, a cold-weather clothing drive. We will be collecting new and gently-used coats, hats, mittens, boots and more for individuals of all ages at the NewStory Center (formerly known as the Rutland County Women’s Network & Shelter).

There will be two convenient locations for drop-offs:
College of St. Joseph’s Tuttle Hall (71 Clement Road, Rutland)
and the Downtown Rutland Partnership (48 Merchants Row, Rutland – next to the Chamber of Commerce)

Donations will be accepted from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at both locations.

For more information on the clothing drive, or to find out how you can support CSJ this Giving Tuesday, visit www.csj.edu/givingtuesday

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World Cup Weekend

There’s so much to do during the World Cup Weekend in the Killington Valley….. Join us in Rutland for great activities, indoors and out, great restaurants, shopping and lodging. Visit: RutlandVermont.com for additional events; restaurants and lodging. Additional resources: Killington Pico Area Association Downtown Rutland Partnership    

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Pyramid Offers A Holistic Approach

Pyramid Holistic Wellness Center offers an integrated approach to wellness encompassing mind, body and spirit. Services include massage, yoga, reiki, salt cave, fitness classes and immersion wellness experiences. They also offer a Himalayan salt cave and products,sound therapy, Tarot, psychic and medium sessions, aura photos, homeopathy, personal fitness, infrared sauna, ionic foot baths, natural wellness […]

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William Alexander: A Properly Unhaunted Place

Join National Book Award–winning author William Alexander to delve into a wryly humorous story about two kids who try to save their town by bringing back its ghosts. William Alexander won the National Book Award for his debut novel, Goblin Secrets, and won the Earphones Award for his narration of the audiobook. His other novels include A Festival of Ghosts, Ghoulish Song, Nomad, and Ambassador. He teaches in the Vermont College of Fine Arts.

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The Vermont Great 2-4-6-8K Run, Walk, Relay

The Vermont Great 2-4-6-8K Run, Walk, Relay

Sep 23, 2017
Saturday
3:30pm-5pm

The Vermont Great 2-4-6-8K Run, Walk, Relay is a chance to enjoy all that downtown Rutland has to offer.

Please join us for an afternoon and evening of health, fun, and socializing, all while benefiting Rutland Regional Medical Center’s Foley Cancer Center.

Raise awareness and funds by running in honor of a friend or loved one who can’t be there.

The race course loops you around and through historic downtown Rutland.  The various distances make this an event for all fitness levels.

Enjoy the post-race party featuring food, beer, music.  Individual and team photos will be available.

This will be a truly inspiring program & an opportunity for you to help make in a difference.

 

Click here to register

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Wonderpaws Festival & Paw Parade

Wonderpaws Festival & Paw Parade

Wonderpaws_Logo_ColorWONDERPAWS FESTIVAL & PAW PARADE
Saturday, September 16 from 11 a.m – 2 p.m.

Wonderfeet Kids’ Museum 3rd Annual Wonderpaws Festival & Paw Parade, a community event for all ages to enjoy a day in downtown Rutland with their dogs presented by Pet Gear and media sponsor The Mountain Times, will be on Saturday, September 16, 2017, on Center Street from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.

The kid-friendly and dog-friendly festival features demonstrations, a scavenger hunt, crafts, an obstacle course, a hay maze, activities, photo opportunities, food and more. A raffle of Pet Gear merchandise will be open to all. The Paw Parade will take place at noon.

The event is free and open to the public.

All dogs must register to participate. Registration and $10 per dog fee include participation in the Paw Parade, a token of appreciation for all participants, be entered to win a mystery prize and the opportunity to win a judges’ choice award in categories such as best pet/owner look-a-like, most entertaining, wildest wag and much more.

Pre-register online at www.WonderfeetKidsMuseum.org/PawParade or registration begins at 10 a.m. the day of the event.

The Wonderpaw Festival fundraiser will directly benefit Wonderfeet for capital projects and the community with educational programs.

The festival will feature many kid-friendly and dog-friendly activities and demonstrations. In addition, visitors may explore dog-related vendors and specialists. Exhibitor and vendor opportunities available.

All proceeds benefit Wonderfeet Kids’ Museum.

For more information call 802-282-2678 or visit www.WonderfeetKidsMuseum.org

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36th Annual Winter In August Winners Announced

Winter In August Winners Announced The Rutland Region Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce the winners of the Best Taste Awards, Best Display Award and People’s Choice Award at the 36th Annual Chamber Winter In August Celebration held on August 8, 2017.  The event, which moved back outside to Merchants Row in Downtown Rutland, […]

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Winter in August Celebration 2017

 Join the Fun!!! Winter in August Celebration!

 Are you ready for some great company, great food and fun?  Pre-sale tickets available until 5pm 8/7/17 at the Chamber office (50 Merchants Row) for the 36th Annual Winter In August.  Back on Merchants Row for 2017! 

Winter is August will take place on Tuesday, August 8th, 5-8pm under the tents on Merchants Row (between West St. and Center St.) in Downtown Rutland.

Winter In August began as the region’s thank you to the ski industry for their positive impact on the region….it is still that, but also one the areas premier social events and regional food tastings!

This important Chamber Fundraiser is made possible by businesses who participate, the those who attend annually and our sponsors.

The following restaurants, businesses and associations will be on hand serving you great food: Andrulat Insurance, Baxter’s at Rutland Country ClubCape Air; Casella Waste Systems; Charity’s; Come Alive Outside;Donna’s Cleaning; Fire It Up Pizza; Franklin’s; Franklin Conference Center; Greenfield’s Restaurant at Holiday Inn; Killington ResortMVRTD/The Bus; NBT Bank; Okemo Mountain Resort; Rotary Club of Rutland; Rutland Leadership Project;   Otto’s Cones Point General Store; Sun Common; The Draught Room & Clubhouse Grille; The Mentor Connector; The Palm’s; The Vermont Country Store; The Vermont Truffle Company; True North Juice/Bikram Yoga; Yellow Deli and more!

Because so many restaurants have gone all out and done creative displays and prepared such great food in the past, The Chamber acknowledges the effort with the: The Best Taste Award and the People’s Choice Award.

Tickets will be $10 at the door.

Sponsored by:

 

 

 

 

 

For more information call the Chamber at 773-2747.

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June Greeting From Mary

Hello Chamber Members, First, I want to let you all know how excited we are to welcome Chris Shaddock as our Director of Business Development. We feel very fortunate to have had a very strong candidate pool from which to choose and ultimately decided on Chris because of his vast and relevant experience as well […]

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