Dine at Pauline’s Café to support Bella Voce Women’s Chorus, April 26

Dine at Pauline’s Café to support Bella Voce Women’s Chorus, April 26

Bella Voce Women’s Chorus has teamed up with Pauline’s Cafe on Shelburne road once again. The delicious establishment invites you to enjoy a wonderful meal at their South Burlington restaurant while helping raise money for the chorus. Simply come and dine at Pauline’s Cafe on Sunday, April 26 between 5pm and 9pm. Mention you are there to support Bella Voce  and Pauline’s will donate 10 percent of the proceeds from […]

Make ‘n Take Craft Fair for kids debuts May 2

A Make ‘n Take Craft Fair designed for children from pre-school through fourth grade will take place on Saturday, May 2 at Champlain Valley Union (CVU) High School from 10am until 2pm. Sponsored by the CVU Sophomore Class Council, this new event will coincide with the Access CVU Spring Craft Fair held at the school […]

All Shook Up Variety Show returns May 16

All Shook Up Variety Show returns May 16

Acclaimed singer-songwriter Francesca Blanchard will be the featured artist at this year’s All Shook Up Variety Show on Saturday, May 16 at the Williston Central School at 7pm. Born and raised in France, Blanchard traveled the globe with her family before settling in Charlotte. Blanchard is a rising star since opening in Boston for Joan Armatrading. […]

Swing into the roaring ‘20s and benefit Shelburne Farms’ educational summer camp

Swing into the roaring ‘20s and benefit Shelburne Farms’ educational summer camp

Enjoy good friends, food, and music at the roaring 1920s spring soiree while supporting Shelburne Farms’ Education Programs Friday, May 1 from 7-10:30pm at the Inn at Shelburne Farms. This party will bring feature swing music by Hot Honey Box, hors d’oeuvres, a cash bar, and silent and live auctions. Everyone is invited. Although dapper […]

Mud boots mark the start of spring

Mud boots mark the start of spring

By Charlotte Albers With April showers on the way it’s time to begin the annual ritual of spring garden clean-up that heralds the start of another growing season. Most everyone I know is desperate for warm weather and gardeners are especially eager to start cool season crops like lettuce, arugula, and micro greens. In the […]

Shelburne Bay Park needs garlic mustard eradication, volunteers needed to hand pull invasive plants in May

Shelburne Bay Park needs garlic mustard eradication, volunteers needed to hand pull invasive plants in May

Shelburne Bay Park is a wonderful resource for ephemeral spring flowers (such as trillium, hepatica, Carolina spring beauty, trout lily, and columbine), the earliest flowers to appear after a long cold winter. Although short-lived, ephemeral flowers bloom when the leaves of the trees are still in bud. Over the years, garlic mustard, a non-native herb […]

Professional horticulturalist makes presentation April 22, Rodney Eason discusses the future of gardening

Rodney Eason, one of America’s top professional horticulturalists, will make a presentation at Faith United Methodist Church on April 22 from 6-8pm in South Burlington. Eason is Director of Horticulture and Plant Curator at the Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens in Boothbay, Maine, one of the country’s newest and most dynamic gardens. In his talk, Eason […]