Do you have empty spots in your garden that could use a little sprucing up with new plants? Come and shop for plants like unusual daylilies, hellebores and more at the Lamoille Neighbors plant sale, Saturday, Sept. 18, 10 a.m.-noon, 826 Trombley Hill Road, Hyde Park.

Readers are invited to capture the colors of the season in our 15th annual fall foliage photo contest. Send in your finest shots for consideration, and we’ll print the best in the Oct. 28 issue of the Stowe Reporter. Prizes will be awarded to the top three photos as rated by the Vermont Community Newspaper Group staff.

Swelling rain clouds on the verge of bursting did not deter students, families, gardeners and dirt-lovers from visiting Common Roots in South Burlington to celebrate Vermont’s annual Open Farm Week.

Faith United Methodist Church and Dragonheart Vermont are co-sponsoring an outdoor flea market on Saturday, Aug. 21, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., 899 Dorset St., across from Cairns Arena.

Sometimes you don’t pick your next adventure; other people pick it for you. That’s kind of what Kerry Sedutto and her husband Kevin Komer have in store as they bring back blueberries on North Hollow Road.

Like many things in nature, plants come in all shapes, sizes and growth tendencies. Some work best in an informal setting while others are ideal for a formal garden.

Michael Snyder has spent his entire life walking in the woods and reading about forests and has contributed enough prose of his own to fill a book that answers scores of questions about that familiar, yet oft-mysterious, world beyond the treeline.

Ethan Allen Homestead Museum, 1 Ethan Allen Homestead, Burlington, is holding a community appreciation day, Saturday, June 5, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

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