A trip down Memory Lane

A trip down Memory Lane

More than 65 former students from Shelburne schools during the 40s, 50s, and 60s shared stories and memories of their school days at the 2018 Shelburne reunion held Saturday at Shelburne’s Trinity Episcopal Church.

Toss unused meds in new envelopes

The Vermont Department of Health is offering free prescription medication mail-back envelopes as a safe, simple and secure way to dispose of unwanted and unused medications. Up to eight ounces of unused, expired or unwanted medications, either in their original containers or in a sealed bag, can be put in each pre-addressed, 8- by 11-inch… Read More »

Learn composting basics with UVM master gardeners

Registration is open for a Vermont master composter course offered this fall by the University of Vermont Extension Master Gardener office. Register by Sept. 12 for this course which runs Sept. 13 to Nov. 9. The course will cover composting basics including site and container selection, the biology of composting, recipes for making compost and… Read More »

News from Carpenter-Carse Library

Good Forestry Practices and the Management of the Hinesburg Town Forest: Tuesday, Aug. 21, at 7 p.m. Ethan Tapper, the Chittenden County Forester, visits to discuss the Hinesburg Town Forest, the current Forest Management Plan, and the upcoming scheduled management activities. Tapper will also discuss forestry practices in our area, timber harvesting, and the challenges… Read More »

Art classes, fluoride treatments, and friendship with Honduran kids

Art classes, fluoride treatments, and friendship with Honduran kids

Editor’s note: For 14 years, volunteers with Hands to Honduras Tela have traveled to Tela, Honduras, for service projects that have included constructing health centers, school classrooms and latrines; providing health brigades; leading educational and training seminars; delivering school, medical and athletic supplies, and more. The 2018 team had 46 volunteers, many from Shelburne and… Read More »

Shelburne Craft School hires new executive director

Shelburne Craft School hires new executive director

STAFF REPORT The Shelburne Craft School has hired a new executive director. An architect by training, Claire Gear comes to the school from Yestermorrow Design Build School in Waitsfield. She’s lived in Vermont for the past seven years, most recently moving to Shelburne from Charlotte. Gear studied at Syracuse University, the University of Maryland and… Read More »

News from Charlotte Library

Summer of Numbers: Can doing math in the summer be fun? Yes!  The “Summer of Numbers” provides a daily math problem. Pick up a constellation chart and star stickers to track your progress. All ages. Popcorn and a movie: Tuesday, Aug. 21, at 10:30 a.m. Cool off on Tuesdays in August with a movie favorite.… Read More »


Avery Kidd of Charlotte was named to the dean’s list for the spring semester at Quinnipiac University in Hamden, Conn., with a grade point average of at least 3.5.       Madison Randall of Charlotte was named to the dean’s list at Ithaca College this spring. Robyn Leary of Charlotte graduated magna cum laude… Read More »

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