June sees two new projects for Parks and Rec

June sees two new projects for Parks and Rec

by Lettie Stratton Shelburne Parks and Recreation has been busy planning two new projects for the spring. Davis Park will get a new natural playground while a new ADA accessible lift and ramp will be installed at Shelburne Beach. Construction of the natural playground at Davis Park will begin in June. Betsy Cieplicki, director of… Read More »

BCA, Wagner Hodgson Landscape Architecture receives Public Places Honor Award

BCA, Wagner Hodgson Landscape Architecture receives Public Places Honor Award

Burlington City Arts (BCA) received a Vermont Public Places Honor Award along with Wagner Hodgson Landscape Architecture and Lincoln Brown. This biennial award given by the Vermont Chapter of the American Society of Landscape Architects was presented by Justin Johnson, Secretary of Administration for the State of Vermont on behalf of Governor Peter Shumlin, Thursday,… Read More »

News from the Pierson Library

Happy Thanksgiving! The library will be closed on Thursday, Nov. 27 and Friday, Nov. 28 so our staff may enjoy Thanksgiving with their families. We will be open our usual hours, 10am to 3pm, on Saturday, Nov. 28. What Our Book Clubs are Reading: The Tuesday night Book Club, which will next meet on Tuesday,… Read More »

Parks and Rec

Happy Thanksgiving from Shelburne Parks and Recreation! We are thankful for being part of such a vibrant community. Shelburne’s Annual Tree Lighting and singing! Friday, Dec. 5 on the Village Green: Mark your calendars for this annual holiday event. The night begins with singing at 5:45pm on the Village Green followed by the lighting of the town tree and… Read More »

News from the Pierson Library

Build Your Own Mini Gingerbread House: Gather at the library at 3:15pm on Friday, Nov. 21 to create your own mini gingerbread house complete with a nonpareil shingled roof, gumdrop lined windows, and a pathway to your door paved with starlight mints. Please call 985-5124 to register in advance so we will have enough gingerbread… Read More »

Library News

Friday morning:  Homeschoolers are invited to a discussion of either the Red Clover award nominated book “The Day the Crayons Quit” (for grades K-3) or the Dorothy Canfield Fisher contender “The Great Trouble” by Deborah Hopkinson (for grades 4-8) at 10:30am on Oct. 10.  No registration necessary. Refreshments will be served. 50th Annual Friends of… Read More »

Parks & Rec News

Call 985-9551 for program and registration information or visit www.shelburnevt.org/departments/40.html. Notice: Parks & Recreation Committee meeting on Monday, Aug 25 at 6:30pm in the Town Center. The meeting agenda can be found online. Kindergarten Soccer Registration is Open: A fun, instructional soccer program for kindergarteners! The program curriculum includes fun ball mastery activities, interactive fundamental technical training… Read More »

Parks & Rec News

Call 985-9551 for Parks & Rec Program and Registration information or visit www.shelburnevt.org/departments/40.html. Dig into Nature Series: Campers will scoop soil, turn over rocks, examine plants, hunt for insects, and test the water in the outdoor classroom of forest, fields and lakeshore. Bring a backpack with snack, water bottle, hat, sunscreen, and bug spray. Please… Read More »

News from the Pierson Library: June 5, 2014

Tonight! The Sci-Fi & Fantasy Book Discussion Group meets at 7pm to discussion “Leviathan Wakes” by James. S. A. Corey.  Pizza will be served!  Please sign up in advance. This event is cohosted with Geek Mountain State. New Exhibition at the Library: We are delighted to be featuring the winning entries as well as displaying… Read More »

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