Multi-generational love story

Multi-generational love story

“On Golden Pond,” the stage version of the Oscar-winning film starring Henry Fonda and Katherine Hepburn, opens March 21 at the Town Hall Theater in Middlebury. A production of Poor Lost Circus Performers, the play features local actors Craig Bailey of Shelburne and Benjamin Fox of Charlotte and tells the story of Ethel and Norman… Read More »

Save money and eat well

This year, the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) can help working families in Vermont make ends meet with a credit up to $6,431. In addition, any family with dependent children who receives the Vermont EITC is automatically income eligible for food benefits through 3SquaresVT – even if their income is over the limit. Each year,… Read More »

Taxes done for free

If your household income is less than $54,000 annually, then you probably qualify to have your taxes done for free through the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) Program at Champlain Valley Office of Economic Opportunity (CVOEO). Check the CVOEO Website at www.cvoeo.org to confirm eligibility, and to learn what to bring to your tax appointment.… Read More »

Poetry reading and book launch

Poetry reading and book launch

Local poets, Marian Willmott and Laura Budofsky Wisniewski of Hinesburg and Michelle Demers of Williston, will each read from their own, recently published book of poetry Sunday, March 31, 4 p.m. at the Carpenter-Carse Library, 69 Ballards Corner. The event kicks off the start of National Poetry Month which takes place each April. All three… Read More »

Vendor space at HFA’s Market and Craft Fair

Join the Hinesburg Firemen’s Association Saturday, May 18, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., for their spring Farmer’s Market/Craft Fair. Vendors may purchase a space inside the fire house or outside on the lawn next to the station. All vendors must register by May 1. A 10×10 outside space, where vendors provide their own table and… Read More »

A Show of HANDS: Artwork auction benefits older adults

A Show of HANDS: Artwork auction benefits older adults

The seventh annual “A Show of HANDS” features 100 decorated wooden hands adorning the walls at Penny Cluse Café during the month of March. A silent auction of the hands takes place Thursday, Mar. 28, 6 to 8 p.m. The event benefits HANDS, a local nonprofit that provides food for older adults. The HANDS artwork… Read More »

Pie for breakfast? Absolutely!

Pie for breakfast? Absolutely!

A sunny Saturday morning and the promise of all the pie you could eat for $5 per person proved to be the perfect recipe to attract a big crowd of happy families on Saturday. People from all over the Shelburne-Hinesburg-Charlotte area came to Shelburne Vineyard for the first annual Charlotte Shelburne Hinesburg Rotary Pie for… Read More »

News from Charlotte Library

Story Time Tuesdays Baby Time at 9 a.m. Join us at the Charlotte Library to share and enjoy songs and stories for babies and their caregivers. Preschool Story Time at 10:30 a.m. Drop-in sessions with stories, crafts, songs and fun.  For ages 3 to 5. “Walking Each Other Home” book discussion Mondays, March 11, 18,… Read More »

Listen Up Project to tell teens’ stories

Award-winning filmmaker Bess O’Brien of Kingdom County Productions recently launched a two-year project that will culminate in an original musical inspired, written, and performed by Vermont teens. The teen-led Listen Up Project will engage young Vermonters in telling their stories and driving the conversation about the issues they face. “Over the next two years, the Listen… Read More »

Junior League of Champlain Valley opens headquarters

Junior League of Champlain Valley opens headquarters

The Junior League of Champlain Valley (JLCV) held a ribbon cutting ceremony March 7 at their headquarters on Williston Road in South Burlington. The event officially established Chittenden County’s first Diaper Bank. Partnering with the Chittenden Emergency Food Shelf (CEFS) and town food shelf programs in Hinesburg, Milton, Richmond, and Williston, JLCV reports the Diaper… Read More »

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