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Table of Contents VII at Rutland Free Library

Table of Contents VII at Rutland Free Library

Friday, April 20
5 PM – 8 PM

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Table of ContentRutland Free Library holds their annual Tables of Content gala event held at the library.

We serve an elegant dinner in the Fox Room with a distinguished group of authors from around the state.

Authors move from table to table with each course and there’s a reception & book signing to start the evening.



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58th Annual Halloween Parade

58th Annual Halloween Parade

Saturday, October 28th, 2017!

Line Up at 5:30 PM Parade at 6:30 PM

Click here for more information

Want to help out with the parade? We are looking for volunteers to help with staging entries prior to the parade and support with crowd control during the parade. Contact Aprilc@rutlandrec.com for more information.

Parade Route

Madison St. & Strongs Ave. to Wales St., left to West St., left onto Merchants Row ending at the plaza.

Click here for Parade map

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56th Annual Art in the Park

56th Annual Art in the Park

The Chaffee Art Center is pleased to host its 56th Annual Art in the Park Fine Art & Craft Festivals for 2017, featuring a variety of fine artisan and crafters.

Our  2017 Summer and Fall Foliage Art in the Park will be Saturday & Sunday, August 12 & 13 and October 7 & 8, held in Main Street Park, at the Junction of Routes 4 & 7 in the heart of Rutland.

Gates are open at 10 AM to 4 PM.

Art in the Park has been named one of the “Sunshine Artist 200 Best,” and voted Rutland Herald’s Best of the Best in the category of Best Arts Festival.

Added value like food, music, craft demonstrations, and kids activities are also offered.

All gate donations go to sponsor the Chaffee Art Center’s exhibitions, art education classes, and community outreach programs.

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Rutland Walk to End Alzheimer’s

Rutland Walk to End Alzheimer’s

Saturday, September 9 at 9 AM – 12 PM
Join us for the annual 2 mille walk that starts at 10:15am.
Registration begins at 9 am
Create your team online, raise funds for the cause or to honor someone!

Meet at Main St. Park
Rutland, VT 05701


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Chamber News From Our Members Rutland VT

News From Our Members – September 2017

Housing Trust of Rutland County is turning 25. You’re invited to join the Housing Trust of Rutland County in celebrating 25 years of serving the Rutland Region with their Birthday Bash on Tuesday, September 19, 2017, at 12:00 pm at the Southside Steakhouse, 170 South Main St, Rutland, VT 05701.  Special guest and honoree, Castleton […]

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September Greetings From Mary

Hello Chamber Members, This is an incredibly exciting time here at the Chamber! There has been a great deal of focus on our Regional Marketing Initiative and working with Mondo MediaWorks in creating the content that will be our new messaging. I want to thank all the businesses, organizations and individuals that have been willing […]

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Everything You Need Is Available At The Vermont Country Store

At The Vermont Country Store they are purveyors of the practical and hard to find.  They have a commitment to finding you practical, hard to find merchandise and to superior customer service that remains absolutely unshakable. Everything you see in their catalogs, in their on-line store, and in their retail stores is 100% guaranteed to […]

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Great Opportunity To Get Involved!

Governor Scott’s Outdoor Recreation Economic Steering Committee Announces Public Forums The Vermont Outdoor Recreation Economic Collaborative (VOREC) steering committee will host a series of public forums to gather input from Vermonters on how to leverage and strengthen the State’s outdoor recreation assets to grow the economy. The dates and locations of the public forums are:  Tuesday, September 12th: Best Western Plus, 45 Blush Hill Rd, Waterbury, 6-8 […]

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Castleton University Announces Contract Extension with REDC

Castleton University President Dave Wolk and Rutland Economic Development Corporation (REDC) Board President Mark Foley, Jr. are pleased to announce they have reached a three-year extension on the partnership agreement which began in 2016. Castleton and REDC have benefited greatly over the last year through this unique collaboration intended to support the growth of new […]

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Workers Comp Corner – September 2017

Informative Article from Business Vermont Reprinted with permission Social media and workers’ comp fraud By Glenn S. Morgan The no-fault nature of the Vermont workers’ compensation system means that almost any worker injured on the job will receive benefits. That system relies on an assumption of truthfulness from the injured worker as to the circumstances, extent […]

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