Safety Spot

Safety Spot

By Jim Buell, 2nd Asst. Chief Shelburne Fire Dept. Dear mom and dad, Today the fire department came and visited us at school. It was a lot of fun talking with them and hearing their message on safety tips that can help our family out. Ask me what I learned. For those of us in… Read More »

Local garden club plans 2014-2015 season

The Shelburne Charlotte Garden Club has planned the following programs of local interest for the 2014-2015 season. Meetings are held the first Thursday of each month at 9:30am, unless otherwise noted. Thursday, Oct. 2, 9:30am at the Shelburne Town offices Charlotte Albers, a local landscape designer, will discuss planting bulbs for a beautiful spring. A discussion… Read More »

Prepare for the General Election Tuesday, Nov. 4

Voter registration The last day to register to vote for the General Election is Wednesday, Oct. 29 at 5pm. Residents who register through the Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) voter system are encouraged to check with the Town Clerk’s office before the deadline. The majority of the forms from the DMV never make it to… Read More »

Athletic Park in Honduras receives makeover

Athletic Park in Honduras receives makeover

Thanks to H2H-Tela volunteers (from left) Mary Wood, Emma Davitt, Audrey Morehouse, Renee Davitt, and two bilingual school teachers, a much needed makeover began at the Sitraterco Athletic Park in Tela, Honduras last February. Renovations to the park include cleaning up the concrete combination basketball and soccer play pad, replacing basketball hoops, and renovating the… Read More »

Meetings in Town

Thursday, Sept. 25 Planning Commission, 7pm, Town Center Meeting Room 1 Saturday, Sept. 27 Special Selectboard Meeting 10am, Shelburne Farms Wednesday, Oct. 1 Development Review Board, 7pm, Town Center Meeting Room 1 Monday, Oct. 6 Shelburne Village Dog Park Committee, 6pm, Town Center Meeting Room 2 Tuesday, Oct. 7 Pierson Library Steering Committee, 7pm, Town… Read More »

Selectboard Agenda

Selectboard Meeting Draft Agenda Saturday, Sept. 27, 10am Shelburne Farms, Farm Barn Call to Order Consider Approval of the Agenda* Take a Tour of Shelburne Farms with Shelburne Farms Staff Adjournment Decision Item Reasonable accommodations shall be provided upon request to ensure that this meeting is accessible to all individuals regardless of disability

The Readers Write

Shelburne deserves thanks for support On behalf of the Lake Champlain Waldorf School, thank you Shelburne community for supporting our Rummage Sale last Saturday. And, what a weekend it was! These last few days of summer were beautiful and eventful for our town: the incredible weather and many community events (Shelburne Museum’s Walk to End… Read More »

News from the Pierson Library

Today! Reception for the Champlain Quilters Guild at 7:30pm. Please join us in expressing our appreciation to the 10 talented quilters – Marty DelNevo, Andre Emmell, Wilma Gatti, Cyndy Hall, Linda Lazarowski, Linda Lees, Angela Miller, Susan Rivers, Judy Turner, and Ruth Whitaker – who are sharing their “Inspired by Color” quilts with us through… Read More »

Vermont Historical Society awarded grant to research Vermont’s 1970’s Counterculture Movement

The Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) awarded the Vermont Historical Society Museums for America grant funds in support of “Colleges, Communes and Coops: 1970’s Counterculture and Its Lasting Influence on Vermont”, a two-year project about the history of a movement that played a key role in shaping present-day Vermont. With this award, the… Read More »

DRB agenda

Development Review Board Draft Agenda Wednesday, Oct. 1, 7pm Town Center Meeting Room 1 Call to Order Public Comment Topics not otherwise included in agenda. Design Review Application(s) Application CU14-12 Application by Classic Restoration, LLC, on behalf of Mark and Stacie Fagan for Conditional Use approval for the expansion and reconstruction of an existing structure… Read More »