Maxine Davis glass art in Shelburne

During the month of October, glass artist Maxine Davis of North Ferrisburgh, will be exhibiting her glass art all around Shelburne. There will be displays at the Shelburne Museum gift shop, the new Pierson Library and the Shelburne Town Hall. From her home studio, Davis has been working with fused glass for the past seven… Read More »

Library, Town Hall opening Sept. 14

Library, Town Hall opening Sept. 14

LISA SCAGLIOTTI Correspondent Landscaping, paving and final interior touches are under way at the new Pierson Library and renovated Shelburne Town Hall where a grand opening is set for Sept. 14, project officials announced this week. Events will begin at 9:15 a.m. and run through 3 p.m. Library Director Kevin Unrath said plans so far… Read More »

Details, details

Details, details

A contractor applies caulk to the cupola atop Shelburne’s historic Town Hall this week. Work is winding down on the renovation project and the construction of the new Pierson Library.

Shelburne’s 21st-century Pierson Library takes shape: Late summer grand opening anticipated for library, town hall

Shelburne’s 21st-century Pierson Library takes shape: Late summer grand opening anticipated for library, town hall

LISA SCAGLIOTTI Correspondent With each passing week, the new Pierson Library inches closer to completion and project planners are beginning to look ahead to a grand opening by late summer. Throughout this past winter, builders created the steel-framed two-story 12,900-square-foot addition behind Shelburne’s historic Town Hall that will be the Pierson Library’s 21st-century home. Along… Read More »

News from Pierson Library

News from Pierson Library

Construction update The exterior Historic Town Hall drainage system and back-filling are complete. The cupola and portico are ready for winter, with final painting to occur in the spring. The portico brickwork will most likely be held until spring as well. Inside Town Hall, work is ongoing, including electrical, plumbing, fire protection and mechanical. New… Read More »

Library construction kicks into high gear

Library construction kicks into high gear

By MADELINE HUGHES Sounds from the choreographed dance of construction equipment at Shelburne’s Historic Town Hall compete with Route 7 traffic these days. About a dozen construction workers are building the $6.5 million library and town center project. “Who knew what we were getting into?” Interim Town Manager Lee Krohn joked with one of the… Read More »