Oct. 13

Vendor signup — Poultney Area Chamber of Commerce’s annual Fall Season Townwide Yard Sale Day. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Call 287-2010 for application.

Power of words — Meet with alumni, faculty, staff, current and prospective students about earning a degree. 4 p.m. Clockhouse at Goddard College. RSVP at www.goddard.edu/event/reception-at-power-of-words-conference.

Oct. 15

Grants deadline — Outdoor recreation grants via Land and Water Conservation Fund will be available to municipalities around the state. Visit fpr.vermont.gov/recreation/grants/lwcf for application. Call 793-3432 or email becca.washburn@vermont.gov for information.

Oct. 16

BROC annual meeting — Gov. Phil Scott keynote speaker. Noon-1:30 p.m. at Holiday Inn Rutland-Killington Area. Tickets at www.eventbrite.ca/e/broc-community-action-53rd-annual-meeting-tickets-49349942005.

Grant deadline — Spark! Connecting Community grants program to reduce the opportunity gap by creating stronger social connections. 5 p.m. Visit vermontcf.org/spark for information.

Oct. 17

Awards dinner — Vermont Women in Higher Education Fall Awards Dinner. 5-8 p.m. at Norwich University. Call 468-1396, email jami.yazdani@castleton.edu or visit vwhe.org for information.

Oct. 19

Vermont Tech Jam — Vermont’s home to innovative companies that are working locally and producing globally. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Champlain Valley Exposition North,Essex Junction. techjamvt.com.

Oct. 21

Bridal show — Vermont Wedding Association event. 11:30 a.m. at Killington Grand Hotel & Conference Center, 228 East Mountain Road, Killington. Call 459-2897 or email judy@vermontweddingassociation.com.

Oct. 23

Marketing workshop — “Ignite Your Marketing” free workshop for business owners. 6-7:30 p.m. Capstone Community Action, 20 Gable Place, Barre. Call 477-5176 for information.

Aviation forum — Public input wanted for updating the Vermont Aviation System Plan. 6:30 p.m. at Central Vermont Chamber of Commerce, 963 Paine Turnpike North, Berlin. Call 828-5790, email costa.pappis@vermont.gov or visit vtrans.vermont.gov/aviation/vermont-airport-system-plan for information.

Oct. 24

Journalism symposium — Explores economic changes and political challenges for today’s journalists. Day-long event at the State House, Montpelier. Visit vtstatehouse.org/symposium for information.

Finances workshop — “Savvy Spending Solutions,” a free holiday budgeting workshop. 10 a.m.-noon at BROC Community Action, 45 Union St., Rutland. Call 665-1742 or email sfaris@broc.org to attend.

Oct. 26

Aging conference — Aging in Vermont 2018 Conference, a day-long event that features former Gov. Madeleine Kunin as guest speaker, in Killington. Visit vermont4a.org/conference for information.

Oct. 27

Reiki conference — Seventh annual Vermont Reiki Association Conference, “The Ki to Happiness.” 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. at Capitol City Plaza in Montpelier. Email info@vermontreikiassociation.org or visit vermontreikiassociation.org for information.

Oct. 30

Vermont Women’s Fund — Fundraiser features guest speaker Reshma Saujani, founder of Girls Who Code. 5:30-7:30 p.m. at UVM Davis Center in Burlington. Tickets $50, $10 students at vermontcf.org/VWFOct30.

Nov. 8

Rising Stars Award Ceremony — Networking and celebration of young business leaders. 5:30 p.m. at Trader Duke’s Hotel, 117 Williston Road, South Burlington. Call 863-8038 or email denise@vermontbiz.com for information.

Nov. 9

HTRC fundraiser — Housing Trust of Rutland County “Flannel Formal” event. 6 p.m. at Southside Steakhouse in Rutland. $50 tickets at Eventbrite http://bit.ly/RAISETHEROOF.

Nov. 13

Marketing workshop — “Ignite Your Marketing” free workshop for business owners. 6-7:30 p.m. Capstone Community Action, 20 Gable Place, Barre. Call 477-5176 for information.

Nov. 15

Grant program ends — From May 3 — Nov. 15, apply for grants to support associations that promote Vermont agriculture, food, beverage, forest and fiber products. Visit https://go.usa.gov/xQ4Tg (case sensitive) to download the Request for Proposals. Call 505-1822 or email alexandra.zipparo@vermont.gov for information.

Vermont Development Conference — Registration now open for networking event at Hilton Waterfront Hotel in Burlington. http://whiteandburke.com/resources/vermont-development-conference for information.

Dec. 11

Marketing workshop — “Ignite Your Marketing” free workshop for business owners. 6-7:30 p.m. Capstone Community Action, 20 Gable Place, Barre. Call 477-5176 for information.

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