Upcoming Events



 Treasures from the Archives - Sunday, April 8 from 1:00 to 4:00 pm.  Richmond Town Center Meeting Room

Open House display of photographs and artifacts from the Richmond Historical Society collection, including slide show stations featuring images that have been collected digitally.  Admission Free.

2018 Events Calendar


  • Annual Meeting and Winter Program

Sunday, February 21 at 3:00 pm

Ricmond Free Library Community Room

Program:  Glimpses of 19th-century Richmond:  The Betsy Flagg Diary

Slide show presentation by RHS archivist Karen Yaggy preceded by Richmond Historical Society annual business meeting.   Refreshments to follow.

  • Treasures from the Archives 

Sunday, April 8 - 1:00 to 4:00 pm

Richmond Town Center Meeting Room

Open House display of artifacts from the Richmond Historical Society archives


  • Old Round Church Public Work Day

Thursday, May 10 - 5 pm

Volunteers will wash windows inside and out, clean pew benches and tidy up grounds in anticipation of the upcoming visitor season.  Please bring your own cleaning supplies.

  • EmaLou and The Beat Concert

        Thursday, July 26 - 7 pm

        Old Round Church

                Music by Burlington-based folk/rock/funk  band.  Admission: $10 at the door.

  • Pete's Posse Concert

Sunday, August 12

Old Round Church

Benefit Concert by renowned Vermont folk musician Pete Sutherland and his "multigenerational roots music" group Pete's Posse. Time TBD.  Admission: $15.00 at the door. www.petespossevt.com

  • Social Band Concert

Saturday, August 25 at 7:30 pm

Old Round Church

A cappella performance by Social Band, Burlington's lively group of singers.  Suggested donation: $15.  www.socialband.org

  • Old Round Church Pilgrimage

   Sunday, September 2 at 10:00 am

For more than 80 years an annual pilgrimage worship service has been held in the Old Round Church to celebrate its heritage as Richmond's first community meeting hall.  This event is sponsored by the Richmond Congregational Church.  All are welcome.

  • Potluck Supper and Fall Program

November - date and program TBD 

Richmond Congregational Church Fellowship Hall

  • Community Carol Sing

Sunday, December 2  at 4:00 and 5:00 pm

Old Round Church

A community singalong of traditional Christmas carols and other holiday favorites led by Richmond resident and former MMU music director Tom Walters. Please dress warmly. The Old Round Church has no heat.

Note: seating at the Old Round Church is now limited to 228 persons by order of the state fire marshal.