Author reads from new poetry collection

Vermont author Eileen Rockefeller will read from her 2017 collection of poems, titled “Space Between,” Friday at Shelburne Farms. The poems follow her 2013 memoir, “Being a Rockefeller, Becoming Myself.” The new pieces offer insight into private relationships with people, nature, and spirit. Rockefeller, the youngest daughter of David and Peggy Rockefeller, is a great-granddaughter… Read More »

Rotary awards annual scholarships to four local high school students

Rotary awards annual scholarships  to four local high school students

by Rosalyn Graham Four local high school students recently were awarded scholarships from the Charlotte Shelburne Hinesburg Rotary Club, a tradition of the club supporting local youth for many years. This year’s winners were: Peter Trombley of Shelburne, a Champlain Valley Union High School student who will be attending McGill University in the fall; Hana… Read More »

Charlotte parties and potlucks on town beach

The annual Charlotte community beach party and potluck will be Saturday, July 14 at the Charlotte beach from 4 to 8 p.m. Party-goers who arrive with a potluck dish get free parking and admission; without a potluck donation, organizers suggest a $5 donation. Local food and barbecue will be available: Fat Cow Farm bugers, Misty… Read More »

Stock up on books at Charlotte sale

The Charlotte Library Book Sale is a great time to stock up on year-round reading material. The sale will be held Sunday, July 8 from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. on the Charlotte Town Green, 115 Ferry Rd. Discover high quality, inexpensive used books in all imaginable genres for all ages. A tent on the town… Read More »

Hitting the trail

Hitting the trail

Volunteers on Saturday worked on the Shelburne Heights-Boulder Hill Trail (a.k.a. “The SheBo Trail”) to finish repairs begun on June 9. From left: Noah Dater, Mike Ashooh, Corrine Levinthal, Florian Foerg, Steve Antinozzi, Charles Robertson, Josh Ashooh, Lena Ashooh, Jay Levinthal, Luke Levinthal.

Carpenter-Carse Library News

New library hours: New hours at the library start this month. We will be open from 10 a.m. to 7p.m. on Tuesday through Friday, and from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Mondays and Saturdays. We hope the hours will be easier to remember and accommodate more of our community’s library needs. We look forward… Read More »

Carpenter-Carse Library News

Summer Reading Program Summer reading events are planned for children ages 5-10 (some are for all ages, as noted below) and are all free. Registration is open and available online and at the library. Check the website for the entire lineup: Storytime Tuesdays 9:30-10 a.m. for children up to age 5 and their caregivers enjoy songs,… Read More »

Charlotte Library News

Friends of the Library Book Sale Donate through July 6 during library hours. Sale is Sunday, July 8 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on the Town Green. Food and refreshments, too. See the library website for donation guidelines. LEGO Club Thursdays June 28 to July 26 10 a.m. Build your own creations and… Read More »

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