Writers’ Barn offers new writing workshops

The literary mavens at the Writers’ Barn in Shelburne are offering three new workshops for adults this fall. Whether your interest is in playwriting, children’s books, or developing methods to cope with stress, they’ve got a class for you. Check out the offerings and sign up before space runs out! Playwriting for adults In this… Read More »

Good Times Café hosts Michael Johnathon concert Oct. 4

Good Times Café hosts Michael Johnathon concert Oct. 4

The Good Times Café in Hinesburg welcomes Kentucky-based folksinger and songwriter Michael Johnathon for a concert introducing his new CD “Looking Glass” on Saturday, Oct. 4 at 8:30pm. Special guest Rik Palieri, will perform an opening set of songs and stories. A plethora of credits to his name, Johnathon is a folk-singer, songwriter, concert performer, and author… Read More »

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 »

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 »

Planning Commission reviews form based code changes

The Development Review Board (DRB) and the Planning Commission were scheduled to hold a joint meeting on Sept. 17 to discuss the form based code proposal.  In the absence of a quorum, the DRB meeting was not held, but the Planning Commission continued the meeting on their own with some DRB members in attendance. The… 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 »