Upcoming Events

 

Richmond Historical Society Annual Meeting and Winter Program. 

Sunday, March 22 at 2:00 pm.

Richmond Free Library Community Room


Program - Of Wheelmen, The New Woman, and Good Roads:  Bicycling in Vermont.

Luis Vivance explores the early history of the bicycle in Vermont, tied to important changes in industrial production, consumerism, and new cultural ideas about auto-mobility and effortless speed.  For info call 434-3654 or 434-5587.

This event is free and open to the public.  Handicapped accessible.

 


2020 Events Calendar

 

  • Annual Meeting and Winter Program

Sunday, March 22 at 2:00 pm

Ricmond Free Library Community Room

Program: Of Wheelmen, The New Woman, and Good Roads:  Bicycling in Vermont

Luis Vivanco explores the early history of bicycling in Vermont.  A brief  Richmond Historical Society business meeting and election of officers will precede the presentation.  Refreshments to follow. All are welcome. 

  • Old Round Church Public Work Day - early May. Date TBA
  • Social Band Concert

            Saturday, August 24 at 7:30 pm.

                  Burlington's lively a cappellla choral group draws on classical and folk traditions for a perfomance

                  that is both powerful and playful.   socialband.org

  • Old Round Church Pilgrimage

   Sunday, September 13 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.

  •  Program - Above and Beyond:  JFK and the U2 Pilots during the Cuban Missile Crisis

              Thurday, September 17 at 7:00 pm

               Richmond Free Library Community Room

                               Michael Tougias recounts this tense chapter of history and explores how President Kennedy

                               reached a decision on a course of action.

  •  Potluck Supper and Winter Program

              Saturday in November at 6:00 pm  Date and Program TBA

  • Community Carol Sing

Sunday, December 6 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.