Covert operations on Mount Philo

Covert operations on Mount Philo

Vermont Coverts: Woodlands for Wildlife is a nonprofit dedicated to educating landowners and citizens as to how to “maintain and enhance diverse wildlife habitats and healthy ecosystems.”  On Saturday, Aug. 16 Vermont Coverts guides Kate Lampton and Larry Hamilton will be leading a guided walk of Mt. Philo.  Along the one-hour walk participants will learn… Read More »

Annual rabies bait drop begins

Eighteen of the 31 animals that have tested positive for rabies so far this year have been in Chittenden County, the state’s most populated region. The 18th Annual Rabies Bait Drop will take place (weather permitting) Aug. 11-18 targeting eight Vermont counties, including all of Chittenden County, to help stop the spread of the potentially… Read More »

Shelburne Community School fifth grader Briege Riley stars as Mary Lenox in “The Secret Garden” performed by the Stowe Theatre Guild today through Saturday, Aug. 30 at Town Hall Theatre in Stowe. Riley has been interested in acting from a young age.  “My mom took me to see “Annie” when I was only four years… Read More »

Social Band celebrates summertime in song

Social Band celebrates summertime in song

Join Social Band, Burlington’s lively band of singers, for a program that celebrates everything feathered, buzzing, and verdant in these delightful months of summer. This 20-member group, known for its thoughtful mixture of genres, will sing a program encompassing the ancient, modern, classical, and “folksy” on Saturday, Aug. 23 at 7:30pm at the Old Round… Read More »

Frog Hollow hosts henna artist Aug. 22

Frog Hollow welcomes Elizabeth Saslaw, the artist and founder of York Hill Pottery and 30-year exhibitor at Frog Hollow, and Bridgette Bartlett, a henna artist based in Lincoln, for an evening at the gallery on Friday, Aug. 22 from 2-8pm. The mother daughter pair has recently collaborated to create henna inspired pottery. Bartlett applies slip to Saslaw’s… Read More »

Shelburne Day celebrates community

The annual celebration of the community and its local businesses, Shelburne Day, is planned for this Saturday, Aug. 16 from 9am-3pm on the Parade Ground in Shelburne. Initially designed to gather businesses and organizations together for a day of festivities, the annual event sponsored by the Shelburne Business and Professional Association (SBPA), is in its… Read More »

Visit Shelburne Dems on Shelburne Day

The Shelburne Democratic Committee’s booth returns to the Parade Ground on Shelburne Day, Saturday, Aug. 16 from 9am to 3pm. This year’s booth will focus on providing voter information for the upcoming primary and general elections. The public is invited to come to the booth to complete a short quiz on Shelburne. The winner of… Read More »

Summer organic dairy series focuses on forage management

Organic farmers are invited to attend workshops in Westfield and Hardwick to explore ways to make the most of their forages. The sessions are part of the Summer Organic Dairy Series, presented by the University of Vermont Extension Northwest Crops and Soils Program and the Northeast Organic Farming Association of Vermont (NOFA-VT). The cost per program… Read More »