Farmers’ Market heads indoors

The Hinesburg Lions Farmers Market retreats indoors Saturday, Oct. 25, Nov. 22 and Dec. 20 at Town Hall from 9am to 1pm. Baked goods, produce, Euro foods, jewelry, handmade knives, wool products, and homemade creams and lotions by Marci Taft, to name a few, will be on hand. A few spaces are still available.  Interested… Read More »

Library News

Library News

October is named as the official month for a range of causes and interests, everything from Bat Appreciation Month to National Popcorn Popping Month to National Roller Skating Month and lots in between. At the library, we choose to highlight National Reading Group Month for October at the Charlotte Library. The Charlotte Library Book Group… Read More »

Voting information for the General Election

05445 The last day to register to vote, if you’re not already on the voter checklist in Charlotte, is Wednesday, Oct. 29 at 5pm for the General Election on Tuesday, Nov. 4. Residents may vote prior to Election Day at the Town Clerk’s office during normal business hours, or request that an absentee ballot be… Read More »

Free Family Fall Festival at Camp Chingachgook

Free Family Fall Festival at Camp Chingachgook

Have you ever wanted to go to camp for just a day? Even though the leaves are turning, and there’s a chill in the air, there’s still time to get one more day of outdoor fun in. That’s why the YMCA Camp Chingachgook is opening its doors on Oct. 25 for families and community members… Read More »

Andrea Sambrook shapes young minds

Andrea Sambrook shapes young minds

By Phyl Newbeck For over three decades, Annette’s Preschool in Hinesburg has entertained and educated local (and not-so-local) youngsters. Two years ago, Andrea Sambrook bought the childcare facility and a year ago she became the director. Annette’s Preschool has two buildings which service children from two different age groups. The youngest (starting at six weeks)… Read More »

Take time out for turtles: volunteers needed Oct. 25

Take time out for turtles: volunteers needed Oct. 25

The annual spiny softshell turtle beach cleanup day is on Saturday, Oct. 25, and Vermont Fish & Wildlife is looking for volunteers to help. Participants are asked to arrive at North Hero State Park between 10 and 11am. Volunteers will pull up vegetation on nesting beaches to prepare turtle nesting sites for next year. They may also… Read More »

Kids on the Ball tennis program aces WRP Challenge

Wind Ridge Publishing (WRP) Publisher Holly Bartlett warmly thanks the community at large for donating to the King Street Center’s Kids on the Ball tennis program. Knowing the impact the program makes on some of the community’s most vulnerable youth, the parent company of the Shelburne News and The Citizen issued this challenge in August:… Read More »

Library News

Library News

Charlotte library conducts online survey The Charlotte library will be conducting an online survey to find out how patrons use the library’s computers and internet connection and how this service has made a positive impact on their lives starting Oct. 6 through Oct. 20. This information will help the library improve its technology services and… Read More »

CROP walkers participate in Tractor Parade

CROP walkers participate in Tractor Parade

Charlotte CROP Hunger Walkers will gather at Nichols Farm on Sunday, Oct. 12 at 1pm to participate in the annual Tractor Parade in East Charlotte. A minimum donation of $10 to a Hunger Walk participant will support the efforts of the Charlotte Food Shelf and world hunger relief. The goal of the Charlotte CROP Hunger… Read More »