Category Archives: Community Events

September in Vermont is the Fairest Month

“And every fair from fair sometime declines.” Except in Vermont. Obviously, the Bard had never been here in September. September in Vermont feels like a reward for good behavior. It’s like a long weekend after a particularly challenging workweek. The harvest is in, the kids are back at school, the air smells of apples. It’s time to celebrate.

Which is exactly what Vermonters do this time of year. Fairs and Festivals crisscross the state. I thought I’d mention a few here, in case you want to make plans.Read More

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Middlebury Area Land Trust and National Trails Day

As Vermonters we show our love for our Green Mountain State in many ways: we relish the outdoors, we flock to summer festivals, we hike, we eat local food, we brag, we share photos, the list goes on and on. But one thing that brings out our greatest sense ofRead More

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Run Vermont, Run! Middlebury Maple Run, Vermont City Marathon…

Vermont was ranked the healthiest state in the country in 2012 and 2011 – this is because we like to go outside and play in all seasons. In winter, we ski like banshees, in summer we sail and swim. Spring is the season for marathons – we need to burn off that extra sweet something we put on during maple season when there’s not enough snow to ski and its too muddy to hike.Read More

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One World Library Project in Bristol, VT

The One-World Library Project is a “world library within a library” with a collection of books, films, and other media about world cultures. OWLP items are available for community members to check out at the Lawrence Memorial Library in Bristol. The …Read More

One World Library Project in Bristol, VT

The One-World Library Project is a “world library within a library” with a collection of books, films, and other media about world cultures. OWLP items are available for community members to check out at the Lawrence Memorial Library in Bristol. The …Read More

Visit Norma’s Restaurant at Topnotch Resort for VT Restaurant Week

Vermont Restaurant Week runs from May 14-20 this year, and is a perfect opportunity to visit myriad restaurants throughout the state at an awesome price, with a portion of proceeds benefiting the Vermont Foodbank. You can’t go wrong visiting any …Read More

Visit Norma’s Restaurant at Topnotch Resort for VT Restaurant Week

Vermont Restaurant Week runs from May 14-20 this year, and is a perfect opportunity to visit myriad restaurants throughout the state at an awesome price, with a portion of proceeds benefiting the Vermont Foodbank. You can’t go wrong visiting any …Read More

Vermont Green Up Day – Saturday, May 1st 2010

Across the state, Vermonters will celebrate the 40th year of Green Up Day. Read More

Vermont Green Up Day – Saturday, May 1st 2010

Across the state, Vermonters will celebrate the 40th year of Green Up Day. Read More

Wine Tastings at Shelburne’s Village Wine and Coffee

Twice a month, Kevin Clayton hosts wine tastings at his shop, Village Wine and Coffee, in Shelburne, VT. Clayton’s shop focuses on wine education and appreciation and has access to 800 wines in-shop and 5000 wines by special order. In …Read More

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