Shopping in Charlotte and Hinesburg with Chea

Shopping in Charlotte  and Hinesburg with Chea

By Chea Waters Evans Time is getting short, and the panic might be creeping in, but don’t worry. I’m happy to report that there are still so many places left in the neighborhood where we can shop. So get out there! Point Bay Marina It may seem cruel to give someone a lift vest or… Read More »

Hanukkah celebrations around town

Hanukkah celebrations around town

ASIG hosts Hanukkah service All Souls Interfaith Gathering has scheduled a Hanukkah service on Sunday, Dec. 14 at 5pm. Community members are encouraged to attend the celebration known as the Festival of Lights at 291 Bostwick Farm Road in Shelburne. Call the ASIG office at (802) 985-3819 for more information. Hanukkah celebrated with giant menorah… Read More »

The Festival of Lights begins Dec. 16

The Festival of Lights  begins Dec. 16

The celebration of the Festival of Lights begins on Tuesday, Dec. 16 at sundown. Officially the Hanukkah observance begins on the 25th day of the Hebrew month of Kislev, but the starting date on the secular calendar varies from year to year. The holiday celebrates the events that took place over 2,300 years ago in… Read More »

Charlotte church hosts Messiah sing-a-long Dec. 7

The Charlotte Congregational Church invites the community to herald the holidays with a sing-along performance of Handel’s Messiah on Sunday, Dec. 7 at 4pm. This special evening of music is a recital where the audience sings along as the chorus, accompanied by Vermont Symphony Orchestra members and vocalists. (Musical instruction is provided.) Performed throughout the… Read More »

CVFRS offers holiday safety tips

Since Daylight Savings has ended and the holidays are upon us Charlotte Volunteer Fire and Rescue Services (CVFRS) offers this important reminder to test your smoke detectors for operation and change the battery if it you have not done it yet this year. Have a wired-in alarm system tested and serviced by a professional at… Read More »

Shelburne Charlotte Garden Club holds holiday potluck

The Shelburne Charlotte Garden Club will meet on Thursday, Dec. 11 at 10am at the Shelburne Methodist Church Fellowship Hall for their annual holiday pot luck luncheon and program. Guest Sam Waterman will speak about cross cultural gardens and their thriving presence in the area. The pot luck luncheon will follow. Please bring a dish to share. Dessert… Read More »

Celebrate the season

Celebrate the season

Looking for a few family-fun activities to enjoy this holiday season? Charlotte’s Quinlan Schoolhouse celebrates its 13th year with a holiday open house on Sunday, Dec. 7 from l1-3pm on the town green. The celebration continues at an open house at the Charlotte Memorial Museum from 1-4pm on Church Hill Road. Both events are free… Read More »