Composting Workshop. 350 Rutland County will be teaming up with Rutland County Solid Waste District and Wallingford’s Jay White to host a composting workshop at Town Hall on Saturday, June 13. More details soon.

Wallingford Day will be the third Saturday of July each year. So this year it will be Saturday, July 18. Mark your calendar. More details to come.

Great Elfin Lake 5K Race will be on Sunday, July 19 at 9:00 a.m. to coincide with Wallingford Day events. Event registration coming soon. To sponsor the race, click here.

Community Food Cupboard  The food cupboard at Wallingford Town Hall will be by appointment only.  Contact the Town Clerk’s Office at (802) 446-2336 with any questions.

Acupuncture. The Thrive Center is offering community acupuncture the fourth Tuesday of every month at 6:00 p.m. with a free will donation. RSVP at (802) 446-2499 required.

Senior Lunches  Weekly lunches for seniors will be held every Monday (excluding holidays) at the Rotary Building at noon. If you plan to attend, please call Rhonda Renner (802) 779-5893 or 446-3069 by the Wednesday before the lunch. Suggested donation of $3.50 per person.

Last Friday of Each Month Breakfast First Congregational Church on South Main Street hosts breakfast for $1 the last Friday of each month from 6:30 to 9:30 a.m.

Music Notes Rev

Wallingford Town Hall Concert Series

Concerts are held on either the first or second Wednesday of the month.

Wednesday, May 6, 2020 – Gypsy Reel -play high energy stirring music rooted in the Celtic tradition but garnered from the whole world.  Their music is an exciting synthesis of world rhythms and influences from 3 continents.  The line-up includes hot banjoist Claudine Langille, formerly of ‘Touchstone’, the sensational Irish/American fusion band that won critical acclaim on both sides of the Atlantic, Graham Parker – eclectic fiddler extraordinaire,  Camille Parker who has captivated the hearts of audiences across the globe with her mandolin & bodhran and her singing in French, Spanish and English, Silas Hamilton on standup bass and Reagh Greenleaf, formally with the Clancys, on bodhran and vocals.

Wednesday, June 3, 2020 – Two Score will be performing great rock’n’roll and country hits from the 50s, 60s, 70s, and 80s; from artists like Chuck Berry to Johnny Cash to The Eagles, as well as some originals. Members of this four piece group include Kathleen “Billie” Jones on keyboards, Greg Coolidge on drums, Butch Gearwar on bass guitar, and Bruce Duchesne on lead and rhythm guitar, with everyone contributing vocals.

Wednesday, July 8, 2020 – Aaron Audet Band – plays a variety of popular high energy cover tunes from the 60’s up to today. The band members all have 20 or more years experience playing in various groups. Jeff Poremski on lead guitar, Chris Johnson on bass, Ross Edmunds on drums, and Aaron Audet on vocals and guitar.

Wednesday, August 5, 2020 – Zeichner Trio – A family band based in Central Vermont. The siblings play traditional Irish and Old-Time/Appalachian music, on fiddle, uilleann bagpipes, 5 and 4-string banjos, tin whistle, vocals, and Celtic harp. They have performed at festivals, concerts, and private events across their state.

Wednesday, September 9, 2020 – Jeremiah McLane Trio play tunes from France and the British Isles as well as original compositions by Jeremiah McLane. The trio plays music that is alternately driving, haunting, melancholic and up-lifting.

Wednesday, January 13, 2021 – Pete’s Posse returns for an encore performance. This outstanding trio received a wildly enthusiastic standing ovation following their first appearance at Wallingford Town Hall. Vermont’s own trad-roots power trio! Composed of acclaimed musician Pete Sutherland, his talented protégé Oliver Scanlon and the uber-dynamic Tristan Henderson, Pete’s Posse never fails to surprise and excite! Twin fiddles in tight, wild harmony over high-powered guitar and pounding foot percussion with mandolin, clawhammer banjo, jaw harp, rocking keyboards, and soaring vocal harmonies.

All concerts start at 7:00 p.m. with suggested donations of $10 to $15/person with all proceeds going to musicians less 10 percent to the Town.

If you would like a community event posted to this page and the calendar, please contact the Town Administrator at 446-2872 or email townadmin@wallingfordvt.com

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