SCS kicks off FEED program with fun

SCS kicks off FEED program with fun

Shelburne Community School’s Food Education Every Day (FEED) program aims to educate students about the connection among healthy food, Vermont farms, and good nutrition. The program kicked off the 2014-15 school year by having students bring in the largest vegetable they had from a garden, whether their own, a neighbor’s, relative’s, or community garden. All… Read More »

Kudos! Kudos! Kudos!

Pomfret School, Pomfret, Conn. Zackery Weimer of Shelburne, a member of the Pomfret class of 2015, received the World Languages Department Award for excellence and achievement in French IV, and the Religion Department Award for excellence and achievement in Religion at the School’s annual Convocation ceremony on Sunday, Sept. 7. Wheaton College, Wheaton, Ill. Shelburne… Read More »

Shelburne Community School weighs building options

The presentation of a report by the Shelburne Community School (SCS) Board’s Facilities’ Committee last week included a lengthy presentation by the Burlington firm, Dore & Whittier, spelling out an array of options, from fixing select items to rebuilding, for the nearly 50-year-old structure. The panel started to examine solutions for concerns such as the… Read More »

‘Elder Blooming’ discussion blossoms in Shelburne

‘Elder Blooming’ discussion blossoms in Shelburne

Most adults will live up to three decades longer than their great great grandparents. These additional years provide, in turn, additional opportunities. Adults need not stagnate, or live under the stigma that recent generations imposed on this increasingly important time. The Creative ‘Third Act’ Project, in collaboration with the Center for Biography and Social Arts,… Read More »

Walk this way

Walk this way

Shelburne Community School teacher Joplin James accompanied and took this photo of students Colin Haliburton, Ryan Boehmcke, Kate Boehmcke, and Griffin Schneider as they made their way to school on the first day, Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014.

Sheldon Museum collaboration yields trapping boat study

Sheldon Museum collaboration yields trapping boat study

This fall, the Henry Sheldon Museum of Vermont History will be partnering with the Patricia Hannaford Career Center in an innovative research partnership.  Douglas Brooks will lead students from the career center in researching the traditions of historic Vermont trapping boats. Brooks is a noted boat builder, author, and researcher.  He will introduce students to… Read More »

Fall Grow It! Workshop planned for Sept. 23

The Vermont Community Garden Network (VCGN) presents the 2014 Fall Grow It! Workshops for community and school garden leaders in partnership with Charlie Nardozzi. The Grow It! Workshops provide garden leaders with timely training and networking opportunities at seven regional locations around the state. The Burlington workshop is presented in partnership with Burlington Area Community Gardens,  Burlington… Read More »

VSAC offers ‘Paying for College’ workshops at local high schools Students; families learn more about available financial resources

Vermont Student Assistance Corp. (VSAC) will offer free workshops at local high schools to help families plan how to pay for college and training after high school. The presentations, which normally run 90 minutes to 2 hours, provide students and their parents with information on financial aid and other resources available to pay for college.… Read More »

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