Community Events Calendar

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

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Thursday September 30: The Alzheimer’s Foundation of America is hosting a free virtual conference at 10am that will provide information about Alzheimer’s, brain health, caregiving, care planning, support services and more.  This is open to everyone.  Visit www.alzfdn.org/tour

 

Friday October 1 & Saturday October 2: “Rummage Sale” at the Fairfax Community Center—sponsored by the United Church of Fairfax. Open from 3pm to 7pm Friday and 9am to 2pm Saturday.

Friday October 1 & Saturday October 2: “Fall Rummage Sale” at St. Mary’s Parish in St. Albans, VT—sponsored by the Catholic Daughters. Open 8:30am to 6pm Friday and from 8:30am to 3pm on Saturday.

Friday October 1 & Saturday October 2: The Southern Adirondack Musicians (SAM) is sponsoring a “Music Festival” at the Roaming Rock Ranch Resort, 2206 State Street, Route 9N in Lake George from 4pm to 11pm on Friday and 1pm to midnight on Saturday.  Profits support working musicians and families that have fallen on hard times.  There is a 50/50 raffle.  The event is free.

 

Saturday October 2 starting at 11:30am: “Bingo” at the All Saints Parish in Richford. Doors open at 11:30am and the games begin at 1pm

Saturday October 2 starting at 9:30am: The Clinton County Historical Association and town of Clinton historian Rebecca LeClair are hosting a cemetery tour visiting 3 cemeteries throughout Clinton County with lunch at Dick’s Country Store. The cemeteries are Heart of Mary, Immaculate Heart of Mary and Frontier. To register or learn more, call 518-561-0340 or email director@clintoncountyhistorical.org

 

Monday October 4: The Northwestern Vermont Board of Realtors is hosting a charity golf tournament at the Vermont National Country Club in South Burlington to raise money for Spectrum Youth and Family Services. Registration is $125 per player and includes cart, greens fees and dinner. Contact Arlo by calling 862-6407 or by email arlo@nvbr.com

 

Tuesday October 5 starting at 6:30pm: “Bingo” at the Champlain Valley Expo in Essex Junction—to benefit the Ronald McDonald House. It takes place on the 2nd floor of the Miller North Building.

 

Thursday October 7 from 8am-to-Noon: The annual “Celebration of Women in Business” presented by the North Country Chamber of Commerce is in person this year at the West Side Ballroom in Plattsburgh. There will seminars and various breakout sessions.  The fee is $75 for members and $150 for non-members.  To learn more or register, visit www.northcountrychamber.com

 

Friday October 8 from 4:30pm-to-6:30pm: “Take-Out Lasagna Dinner” at Carolyn’s Community Center in Highgate. Reservations are recommended. Call 802-868-4921

Friday October 8 & Saturday October 9: “Fall Craft Fair” at Estebrook Park in Brandon with over 90 vendors expected. Leashed dogs are welcome.

 

Saturday October 9 starting at 5pm: The Bakersfield Historical Society is holding their annual “Chicken Pie Supper” at 80 East Bakersfield Road with take-out only from 5pm until all are served.  The dinners will be delivered to your vehicle.  The cost is $10.

 

Saturday October 9 & Sunday October 10: “Harvest Weekend” at the Babbie Rural Farm & Learning Museum in Peru, NY. Bring lunch and enjoy the picnic area. Learn more at www.babbiemuseum.org

 

Sunday October 10 at 1pm: Join the New England Ram Club as they gather with cars, trucks and motorcycles at the White River VA Hospital for a ride through Southern Vermont to raise awareness and funds for the Josh Pollata Fund and Suicide Prevention.. There will also be a vigil to remember those we’ve lost. Entry is $10.

 

Wednesday October 13 through Friday October 15: The Swanton Village Fire Auxiliary is bringing back its awesome “Haunted Drive-Thru” from 7pm to 10pm each evening at Franklin County Field Days.  Volunteers as actors, traffic coordinators and helping with set up and tear down are needed.  Message their Facebook page if you are interested.

 

Events are always subject to change at the last minute. We suggest you call ahead to any organization or check their website, before attending the event to be sure there haven’t been any changes.

 

Vermont Senior Games

Sept 24- Oct 2. If you are at least 50 years old, join in the fun of the Vermont Senior Games!

Powderpuff Football

October 2 – BFA vs. MVU Powderpuff Football for Camp TaKumTa 7pm at Collins-Perley Sports Center in St. Albans