PARKS and REC NEWS

Call 985-9551 for program and registration information or visit www.shelburnevt.org/departments/40.html The fall and winter brochure is now available! Pick up a copy at our office or find it on our website. Fall Golf Clinic: Mike Bailey, Kwiniaska’s PGA Pro, will instruct this quick review of all the basic strokes, clubs, and fundamentals. This clinic is aimed… Read More »

News from the Pierson Library

Summer youth programs a great success! Thank you to the Friends of the Pierson Library for providing a summer of wonderful science themed programming! Special congratulations to this year’s E-Reader recipients, 7th grader Aiden Pricer-Coan who read a whopping 24,003 pages and 6th grader Emma Comeau, who took the prize in the K-6 bracket with… Read More »

Vermont Historical Society explores Vermont then and now

Vermont Historical Society explores Vermont then and now

What is Vermont? The Vermont Historical Society attempts to answer that question in their meeting on Sept. 27 by examining image and identity in the Green Mountain State, from its founding to the present day.  Afternoon sessions will focus on the results of the Vermont Roots Migration Project and a special presentation of portrayals of… Read More »

Schramm wins Shelburne quiz

Schramm wins Shelburne quiz

Shelburne resident Mike Schramm of Maplewood Drive, pictured with sons Thomas and Charlie, was the winner of the Shelburne Quiz sponsored by the Shelburne Democratic Committee on Shelburne Day, Saturday, Aug. 16. Of the 22 quiz participants, only Schramm and Carole Obuchowski of Longmeadow Drive answered five of the six questions correctly. After a lottery drawing, Schramm… Read More »

Keeping up a Rotary tradition

Keeping up a Rotary tradition

By Rosalyn Graham When Evan Webster spoke at Charlotte Shelburne Rotary Club in late August, he was continuing a tradition that began in the earliest years of the Rotary organization. His talk explained the science and complexity of screen printing, the process he uses for creating t-shirts and many other printed specialty items at his… Read More »

Living Green Fair welcomes all ages Sept. 27, fair includes concert by Grammy nominee

Living Green Fair welcomes all ages Sept. 27, fair includes concert by Grammy nominee

Vermont’s signature “green consumer event,” the Living Green Fair, will be held at the LEED-certified UVM Davis Center on Saturday, Sept. 27 from 10am–5pm in conjunction with the University of Vermont. The goal of the event is to encourage and help Vermonters of all ages to make more environmentally and socially conscious decisions in their… Read More »

Federal grant helps Vermont bat research

The Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department will receive a grant for $42,895 from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service this year to support bat research and monitoring related to White-nose Syndrome.  This funding will support conservation and recovery of the six cave bat species affected by the deadly fungal disease.  Vermont is one of 30… Read More »

AAA reminds motorists that School’s Open — Drive Carefully

Launched in 1946, AAA’s School’s Open – Drive Carefully awareness campaign was created as a way to help reduce child pedestrian fatalities and injuries, and each year since AAA has continued the tradition to keep children safe as they return to school. AAA Northern New England distributes thousands of “Schools Open, Drive Carefully” posters annually… Read More »