Upcoming Events:

  • August 16, 2019

    Rutland-area NAACP Freedom Fund Dinner

    This semi-formal event is the Rutland-area NAACP's annual celebration of progress toward racial justice in our local community. This year, we will honor the following people for their commitment & leadership: Chris Louras- Courage in Action Award; Jamison Evans, Alex & Noah White & Greta Solsaa- ...

    • Venue:
      Franklin Conference Center
    • Start:
      August 16, 2019 5:30 pm
    • End:
      August 16, 2019 7:30 pm
    • Address:
      One Scale Ave.
      Rutland, VT,
  • August 6, 2019

    Rutland-area NAACP Meeting

    This meeting is free & open to the public. To learn more: https://naacprutland.org/

    • Venue:
      Fox Room, Rutland Free Library
    • Start:
      August 6, 2019 6:30 pm
    • End:
      August 6, 2019 8:00 pm
    • Address:
      10 Court St.
      Rutland, VT,
  • July 31, 2019

    Nonviolent Direct Action Training

    To RSVP: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfgngVSifAET9Biqeh0r9ocysaTvzBlKpRmKX4dYabIlF71Zg/viewform In this training, we will learn the importance of collective action & its connection to collective liberation, the basics of NVDA (nonviolent direct action) theory, creative tactics for sh...

    • Venue:
      Grace Church
    • Start:
      July 31, 2019 6:00 pm
    • End:
      July 31, 2019 8:00 pm
    • Address:
      8 Court Street
      Rutland, VT,
  • July 30, 2019

    Rural Environmental Justice Opportunities Informed by Community Expertise (REJOICE)

    Water problems? Energy bill too expensive? Limited access to fresh food? Transportation difficulties? Indoor mold or lead? Health issues? Join a community conversation exploring social, environmental, & health issues in Vermont. A research project sponsored by Center for Whole Communities, the Mo...

    • Venue:
      Fox Room, Rutland Free Library
    • Start:
      July 30, 2019 6:00 pm
    • End:
      July 30, 2019 8:00 pm
    • Address:
      10 Court St.
      Rutland, VT,
  • July 25, 2019

    Community Forum for a Hate-Free Vermont

    Please join the Vermont Attorney General's Office & others for a conversation about hate crimes, bias incidents, & how to respond as a community. This will be the third Forum for a Hate-Free Vermont & will take place at the Rutland High School Cafeteria. Community members are encouraged to attend...

    • Venue:
      Rutland High School
    • Start:
      July 25, 2019 5:30 pm
    • End:
      July 24, 2019 7:30 pm
    • Address:
      22 Stratton Rd
      Rutland, VT,
  • July 24, 2019

    Accessibility Tour of Downtown Rutland City

    Join city of Rutland community leaders & spend an hour touring part of downtown Rutland City to get a sense of accessibility issues facing people with disabilities as well as areas where positive improvements have been made. If you don’t currently use a wheelchair, you have the option of experien...

    • Venue:
      Vermont Center for Independent Living
    • Start:
      July 24, 2019 1:00 pm
    • End:
      July 24, 2019 2:00 pm
    • Address:
      60 Center St.
      Rutland, VT,
  • July 21, 2019

    Soul Food Sunday

    Join the Rutland-area NAACP for good food & great conversation! Bring something from the Southern Soul Food tradition, something that feeds *your* soul, or just bring yourself. 50/50 raffle. Kids welcome. Free & open to the public.

    • Venue:
      Godnick Adult Center
    • Start:
      July 21, 2019 4:00 pm
    • End:
      July 21, 2019 6:00 pm
    • Address:
      1 Deer St.
      Rutland, VT,
  • July 20, 2019

    How to Talk to Your Racist Neighbor

    How do we respond to acts of hate, individually & as a community? What do you do when your neighbor puts up a Confederate flag or makes a racist remark? What resources do we have & what would we like to create? Join us for this workshop, where we will address these questions with local experts & ...

    • Venue:
      Grace Church
    • Start:
      July 20, 2019 9:00 am
    • End:
      July 20, 2019 2:00 pm
    • Address:
      8 Court Street
      Rutland, VT,
  • July 17, 2019

    • Venue:
      Leahy Center, Rutland Regional Medical Center
    • Start:
      July 17, 2019 6:00 pm
    • End:
      July 17, 2019 8:00 pm
    • Address:
      160 Allan St.
      Rutland, VT, 05701
  • July 28, 2019

    350 Rutland County Meeting

    They'll be discussing their campaigns to reduce food waste and increase use of mass transit.

    • Venue:
      Grace Church
    • Start:
      July 28, 2019 3:00 pm
    • End:
      July 28, 2019 5:00 pm
    • Address:
      8 Court St.
      Rutland, , 05701
  • July 18, 2019

    Rutland County Democrats Meeting

    We will be discussing reorganization.

    • Venue:
      Leahy Center, Rutland Regional Medical Center
    • Start:
      July 18, 2019 6:30 pm
    • End:
      July 18, 2019 8:00 pm
    • Address:
      160 Allan St.
      Rutland, VT, 05701