Annual 10K Leaf Chase: The Rutland Recreation and Parks Department is sponsoring a 10K trail run on Saturday, Oct. 11, at Pine Hill Park at the Giorgetti Athletic Complex in Rutland. Pre-registration fee is $15 or $20 day of the race. Registration is 9-9:45 a.m. and the race starts at 10 a.m. Lunch is included. Course map and description is available at: www.marblevalleyrunners.org. For more information contact Cindi Wight at 802-773-1822 extension 13 or firstname.lastname@example.org Spanish Classes: The Rutland Recreation and Parks Department is again offering spanish classes for ages 5-12. Session 2 is Oct. 14 - Nov. 6 on Tuesday and Thursdays. Ages 5-8 is 4:30-5:30PM and ages 9-12, 5:30-6:30 p.m., at Dana Recreation Center. Fee: $50 resident and $60 non-resident. Are You an Experienced Rock Climber? Here is your chance to test your skills in a fun and competitive environment. The GECKO League is sponsored by the Rutland Recreation and Parks Department and held at Green Mountain Rock Climbing Center on Saturdays, Oct 11.-Nov. 15, 9-10:30a,m. The league is for grades 2-6 who can climb a 5.6 route. Fee $20 registration plus a $6 per class fee for the climbing center. For more information: www.rutlandrec.com or call 802-773-1822. Auditions for The Best Christmas Pageant Ever The Rutland Youth Theatre will be holding auditions on Oct, 18-19, 2 p.m., at the Dana Recreation Center for the Best Christmas Pageant Ever. For more information call 802-773-1822.