Local Church Events

Activities/Events    Open MICs & Coffee Houses    Dinners, Suppers    Sales 

Special Activities & Events

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 22, 6:30 PM: free screening of the documentary Merchants of Doubt (based on the book by Naomi Oreskes and Erik Conway) at the Northfield United Methodist Parish, 152 South Main Street, Northfield. Betsy Hardy of Vermont Interfaith Power and Light will lead a discussion following the film. All are welcome. Poster to download/print.

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 23, 7:00 PM: History Night Open House at the Jericho United Methodist Church. Come see the church; meet the new pastor; peruse pictures of events & people; view videos or DVDs and have a great time visiting and sharing refreshments & entertainment.

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Friday Open MICs and Coffee Houses 

FIRST FRIDAY COFFEE HOUSE: Montpelier, Trinity UMC

First Friday of the month: Coffee House and music at Trinity United Methodist Church, (137 Main Street in Montpelier), 7PM ‘til – 9 or later. Bring a friend! Join us for a couple of hours of fellowship, singing and praise. 

We provide coffee, tea, hot chocolate and soft drinks and people bring as they can something to share, as simple as cookies or chips to chili pizza, chicken wings or – just join us. ALL are welcome!

FIRST FRIDAY OPEN MIC: Chittenden Church of the Wildwood

First Friday of the month, October - April, 7:00 PM: Wildwood Open Mic, at Church of the Wildwood, 347 Holden Rd, Chittenden VT. Musicians, poets and storytellers of all ages invited to perform.Desserts & non alcoholic beverages available. Come to entertain and/or listen and sing along.  Portion of free-will donation on Friday, October 7, benefits Mentor Connector. Please contact Jessica to sign up for a 5-10 minute performance spot: 802.725.8176 or email: jlcromie@hotmail.com

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Dinners, Suppers, and more... 

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 25, 2016, 12:30PM: Chicken Pie Dinner at the West Addison UMC Community House (corner of Church and Jersey Streets). Chicken & biscuits, mashed potatoes, squash, rolls, coleslaw, pumpkin or apple pie with cheese. Adults $10, Ages 6-10: $5, 5 & under: Free. 

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 25, 2016, 5:00 to 6:00PM: Chicken and biscuit dinner at the Middlebury UMC (N. Pleasant St.) with homemade side dishes and desserts  $8.00 for adults.

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 1, 5:30PM: Annual Covered Dish Supper Lyndonville UMC (100 Church Street), by donation.

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 1, 2016: Chicken and Biscuit Dinner at the Shelburne UMC (30 Church Street). Seatings at 4:30 PM and 5:45 PM. Take outs are available starting at 4:00. Menu includes: Chicken, gravy, and biscuit with mashed potatoes, coleslaw, squash, homemade B & B pickles, cranberry sauce, homemade pies (apple with cheddar cheese or ice cream or pumpkin with whipped cream), and coffee or cider. $12 adults, $6 children (5-11), free for children four and younger. Reservations are required. Please call 985-3981 or email shelburne.umc@myfairpoint.net, more info at www.shelburneumc.org.

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 1, 5:00 Turkey Dinner at the East Concord, VT, United Methodist Church (located on the Oregon Road).

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 6: Chicken Pie Supper at the Waterbury Center Community Church (VT Rt 100 next to the Cold Hollow Cider Mill Settings). Settings at noon, 5:00 and 6:30. Adults: $12.00, Children 4-12: $6.00 Reservations 802-244-8955>

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 8, 2016: Chicken Pie Dinner at Trinity UMC (137 Main St, Montpelier). 3 seatings - 12 noon, 5:00 PM & 6:30 PM. For reservations or take out call church office, 802-229-9158 or email: Trinityvt@comcast.net, adults $12 and children 10 and under $5.

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 16: Annual Turkey Supper at St. Paul's UMC (11 Church St., St. Albans).  All-You-Can-Eat, served family style. Dine in only. Seatings at 4:00, 5:15 and 6:30 p.m. Cost: $10 for adults; $5 for children age 12 and under. For reservations/tickets please call Ken at 527-0036 or the church office at 524-5632.

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 22, 5:00 PM: annual Chicken Pie Supper sponsored by the Georgia United Methodist Church at the Georgia Elementary School (4416 Ethan Allen Hwy – Rt 7). Menu: Chicken pie, mashed potatoes, coleslaw, squash, rolls, and homemade pie. Adults $12, Children ages 4-12, $5. Reservations are recommended. Call 893-4413.

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 22: Chicken Pie Supper at Hedding UMC (40 Washington St, Barre). Seatings at 5:00 & 6:30 PM. Adults $12, Children (5-10) $6.00, Under 5 Free. Menu: Chicken Pie, mashed potatoes, gravy, squash, coleslaw, pickles, beet relish, cranberry sauce, pie for dessert and beverages. Call 476-8946 for reservations.

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Sales, etc.

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 24, 9:00am – 5:00PM & SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 25, 10:30AM – 4:00PM: Annual Old-Fashioned Harvest Market at the United Church of Underhill (7 Park Street, intersection of Rt 15 & Park).

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 7, 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM, and SATURDAY, OCTOBER 8, 8:00 AM – noon. Annual Fall Rummage Sale at St. Paul's UMC (11 Church St., St. Albans). Clothes, baby items, toys, games, household goods, and lots of books! Come Friday for best selections. Saturday is Bag Day: $3 to fill a small bag or $6 to fill a trash bag.

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 7, 2016, 6 PM: The Rutland United Methodist Church’s Seventh Annual Chocolate Fest & Silent Auction at the Holiday Inn in Rutland. The Silent Auction offers more than 350 items to bid on, including gift certificates to restaurants, jewelry stores, beauty salons, automotive stores, florists, etc. Other items available are sports memorabilia, lube-oil-filter changes, maple syrup, wood pellets, gift baskets and many more. The Chocolate Fest consists of many chocolate desserts donated by local restaurants and bakeries, including a chocolate fountain and gluten-free desserts. All proceeds are donated to local and global missions supported by RUMC. Tickets to the event are $5. For further information, call 802-773-2460.

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 8, 2016, 8:00 – 2:00: Rummage and Bake Sale at the United Methodist Church, 20 Fuller Bridge Road, Montgomery Village.

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