Upcoming Events



This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it Annual Meeting and Winter Program - Sunday, February 19 at 3:00 pm in the Richmond Free Library.

Slide show presentation of photos taken in the 1910s and 1920s by Richmond photographer Joseph Bishop.  Ranging from studio portraits to community events to people at work and play, these glass plate negative photos offer fascinating glimpses of Richmond life in the early 20th century.

2017 Events Calendar


  • Annual Meeting and Winter Program

Sunday, February 21 at 3:00 pm

Ricmond Free Library Community Room

Program: Joseph Bishop's Historic Richmond Photos

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

  • Old Round Church Public Work Day


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.

  • Classical Guitar Concert

Saturday, May 20 at 7:30 pm

Old Round Church

New York City-based Anderson/Fader Guitar Duo perform music by Vermont composer Damon Ferrante.

  • Old Round Church Pilgrimage

   Sunday, September 3 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

  Richmond Congregational Church Fellowship Hall

Bring a dish to share for the potluck supper.   Date and program TBA

  • Community Carol Sing

Sunday, December 3  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.