Weekly Calendar

Because of the coronavirus outbreak, many events and activities have been canceled, postponed or transitioned to a digital format; but, as life begins a return to normalcy, we are bringing back the weekly calendar, which will detail both virtual and in-person events.

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The Poartry Project, an organization that creates opportunities for people to share their experiences through poetry, is holding a plein air poetry experience from Rock Point for those who love words, being outdoors and storytelling. The one-hour virtual walk-along will be held via Zoom from 2-3 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 19.

On Saturday, Sept. 26, United Methodist Church holds a takeout-only dinner at the Wolcott Town Hall from 4:30-5:30 p.m., including ham, baked beans, hash-browned casserole, coleslaw, rolls and cake. 

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Enjoy your favorite fair foods at a Fair Food Fest at Field Days in Johnson, Friday, Sept. 25, 4-8 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 26, 11 a.m.-8 p.m., and Sunday, Sept. 27, 11 a.m.-7 p.m.

River Arts in Morrisville is challenging the community and local businesses to create artistic scarecrows to be displayed along the Lamoille Valley Rail Trail Oct. 19-31.

Ridge Line Maple Works of Jeffersonville received a $20,000 Rural Energy for America Program grant to integrate a reverse osmosis system into its sugaring operation.

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Three years after first opening, Two Sisters Mercantile moved into new digs earlier this year.

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A great day-trip destination that includes something of interest for nearly everyone is Jericho’s Old Red Mill, about an hour from Stowe and 30 minutes from Smugglers' Notch.

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Plenty of backyard birdwatchers consider blue jays (Cyanocitta cristata) the villains of the avian world. Mark Twain best summarized anti-blue jay sentiment when he compared the bird’s principles to that of an ex-congressman. In Native American lore, blue jays are portrayed as thieves and tricksters. Understandably, this songbird generates antipathy for its nest marauding, birdfeeder bullying and generally aggressive attitude. Boisterous and colorful, blue jays are seen as unrepentant by…

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The Windridge Trails in Jeffersonville offer a choice of terrain and scenery. The trails split into two sections called the Pond Route and the West Farm Loop Trail. You can access both trails from a small parking area off Robtoy Road.

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The Hell Brook trail, climbing 1.8 miles up Mt. Mansfield out of Smugglers' Notch, gains 2,600 feet in elevation over its length.

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Hikers exploring Vermont tend to look up for their destinations, to peaks like Mt. Mansfield, Camel’s Hump, and Jay Peak, which means a lot of people miss an excellent hike that can only be reached by looking down.

Age Well, the leading experts on aging in Northwestern Vermont, is offering free, online classes twice a month to inform older Vermonters about 3SquaresVT.

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Cambridge Area Rotary is holding Rail Trail Ramble 2020 to benefit Lamoille County human service organizations and events, local schools and Rotary International service projects.

Waterville Elementary School 6th graders are looking for vendors for their annual Pumpkin Yard and Craft Sale, Oct. 17 from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. at the Waterville Town Hall.

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Higher Ground is one step closer to a new Burlington space.

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