Charlotte Library News

Summer Book Groups are getting started, from serious discussion to hammock reading.  Copies of the books are available at the library circulation desk. June Mystery Book Group “A Murder of Magpies” by Judith Flanders. Meets Monday, June 18 at 10 a.m. July Book Group at Charlotte Senior Center “Serve It Forth” by M.F.K. Fisher. Meets… Read More »

Charlotte kids jazz things up

Charlotte kids jazz things up

The Charlotte Central School 7/8 Stage Band, led by music teacher Andy Smith, played a set of 11 songs on Church Street in Burlington on Tuesday. The concert was part of the city’s Discover Jazz festival, and the final performance for the eighth grade musicians.

Hinesburg Rec News

Summer programs are filling up but spaces are still available in a number of youth camps including: • Recreational Track and Field held Mondays and Wednesdays, June 20 through July 28 for ages 6-14. • Junior Beginner Golf Clinic held June 25-29 for ages 7-14. • Junior Golf Camp held June 25-28 for ages 8-15.… Read More »

Raffle, dinner and prizes will help Rotary help others

For the 38th year, Charlotte Shelburne Hinesburg Rotary will hold a Car Raffle as one of its most important fundraisers of the year, raising money for the many projects and people Rotary supports. The raffle drawing will be Friday, June 15, at Shelburne Farms Coach Barn and the lucky ticket-holder will win a Honda Fit… Read More »

Skipping skip day

Skipping skip day

Champlain Valley Union High School seniors swapped senior skip day for a senior service day Tuesday. About 50 students raked and trimmed trees on Mount Philo. Other groups spent the morning clearing trails, helping out at community schools and volunteering at local nonprofits. Students were excused from school after their morning of service. This version… Read More »

Hinesburg Rec News

Hinesburg Recreation spring and summer programming details and registration information is available online at hinesburgrec.com. Here are some program offerings: • Recreational Track and Field For children ages 6-14 to learn and master the basics of running, sprinting, jumping, throwing, using starting blocks, and participating in relays. The Parisi Speed School staff with participants and… Read More »

Calling all paddlers: Help tackle European frogbit

Calling all paddlers: Help tackle European frogbit

By Krista Hoffsis Do you enjoy spending time on Lake Champlain? Do you care about water quality and habitat? Join Lewis Creek Association and volunteers as we manage European frogbit and other aquatic invasive plants in Shelburne and Charlotte this June. Frogbit outings in the lower LaPlatte and Town Farm Bay provide great wildlife sightings… Read More »

Charlotte Library News

THINK Tank: Paper Circuits Today at 3:15 p.m. Make light-up circuits on a piece of paper. Conductive tape, a battery and LEDs will light up your card or folded paper creation. For grades 4-8. Registration required. For more sessions, please request to be put on the waiting list. Seed Library Plenty of seeds for growing your own… Read More »