Fourth of July 2021

Coolidge is the only U.S. president born on Independence Day, and July 4 has been commemorated at his birthplace in Plymouth Notch for many decades. This year’s celebration will feature a number of special events including the final rounds of the Coolidge Cup National High School Debate Tournament and the annual procession and wreath laying ceremony […]

Shakespeare Alive!

Union Christian Church 43 Messer Hill Road, Plymouth

Come to the Union Christian Church at Plymouth Notch, VT to enjoy Shakespeare Alive! This is a free event performed by a collective of New York City-based actors who present a one-hour show of scenes, skits and songs, all based in the works of William Shakespeare.

2021 Coolidge 5K

Will you choose to run? Join us on Saturday, October 2th, 2021, in scenic Plymouth Notch for the 3rd Annual Coolidge 5K! Race start time is 10am. Non-runners are invited to participate in the “I Do Not Choose to Run” 1-Mile Walk, which takes place after the race. Click here to learn more!

Coolidge Scholarship Deadline

The Coolidge Scholarship is a full-ride, four-year, undergraduate scholarship to any college or university in America. Candidates apply as high school juniors. The 2022 deadline is January 26, 2022 at 5:00 PM Eastern Time. For more information and to apply, please visit:

The New England Challenge

As the centennial of Calvin Coolidge’s 1923 inauguration draws near, the Calvin Coolidge Presidential Foundation is offering a special incentive to challenge high school students in the six New England states to declaim on video an excerpt from one of President Coolidge’s speeches. For more details, click here.

Coolidge Cup Online Qualifier

Compete for an invitation to the 2022 Coolidge Cup! This online qualifier is open to high schoolers across the country. The top 20 finishers at this tournament will earn an invitation to the 2022 Coolidge Cup. Visit the information page for this tournament here. Details are below: Date: Saturday, May 7, 2022 Time: Check-in time […]

Coolidge Debate League at the Luddy Schools

Join us for Tournament #4 of the 2021-2022 season of the Coolidge Debate League at the Luddy Schools. This tournament will be held at St. Thomas More Academy in Raleigh, North Carolina, on May 14, 2022. Registration is open for all students. (Register at this link: Students can compete in one of three divisions: […]

July 2-4: Coolidge Cup

The Coolidge Cup is the Coolidge Foundation's national speech and debate championship tournament. Join us as a volunteer Citizen Judge, or simply come to watch some of America's top high schoolers compete.