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Late one January afternoon, my husband and I stood on the shore of a frozen pond below the summit of Camel’s Hump, admiring the view.

Fun and inclusive drumming workshop for families with a child or adult on the autism spectrum (or for anyone who would enjoy a sensory friendly experience), Sunday, Jan. 26, 1–2 p.m., Flynn Center for the Performing Arts, 153 Main St., Burlin…

Lara Moloy admits that when she moved from Castleton to Burlington in 2005, her employment history didn’t have any specific arc. She saw an ad for a job at the Furchgott Sourdiffe Gallery in Shelburne and thought the position seemed perfect, …

The annual Vermont Farm Show celebrates the state’s agriculture, farms, products and organizations, and features a three-day trade show with exhibits of new equipment, farm supplies, food producers and agriculture education opportunities, Jan…

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Last week’s storm brought snow to Shelburne, much to the delight of skiers – and walkers.

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After nearly a decade of work, the Vermont Department of Forests, Parks and Recreation has completed a long-range management and stewardship plan for Mt. Philo State Park’s natural resources and human use.

Join ECHO to celebrate Martin Luther King, Jr.’s life and legacy, Monday, Jan. 20, 10 a.m–5 p.m., ECHO, Leahy Center for Lake Champlain, 1 College St., Burlington. This free family-friendly event includes walk-up and scheduled activities thro…

Rosemary Jane Scott, Scottie, left us on Dec. 21. She was born Jan. 8, 1930, in Edinburgh, Scotland. Her early life was spent in Kuala Lumpur, where her father was head of public works.

Shelburne Farms hosts an adventure for the entire family, Saturday, Jan. 18, 10 a.m.–12 p.m., Shelburne Farms, 1611 Harbor Road, Shelburne. Explore the winter landscape on foot as you look and listen for clues of winter wildlife in forests an…

Snow day: The announcement draws squeals of joy from students throughout the school district and groans from parents who must scramble to provide care for their kids and face a treacherous commute. But fourth graders with overdue homework and…

He is a high school teacher, a coffee roaster and a … fig grower.

The Vermont Fish and Wildlife Department has scheduled two ice fishing clinics at the Shelburne Pond fishing access. The Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2 p.m., clinic is “Targeting Panfish Through the Ice” and Saturday, Feb. 2, is a “Panfish Clinic.” Both…

Two chipmunks vie for seeds on our front lawn. One lives directly underneath the bird feeder. Another hails from the far side of the house, address unknown.

An accountant by trade, Brigitte Thompson had been volunteering for local rescue organizations with her family when she decided to help improve the system.

Get Your Summer Camp In Our 2020 Guide

This program and recreation guide gives parents a chance to peruse seasonal offerings well in advance of summer; and for camp directors, it’s a great place to advertise fun opportunities for kids.

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