News from Charlotte Library

Upcoming events at the library. More information online at charlottepubliclibrary.org. Wildcrafting Elliot Cluba, owner and founder of Herbs and Arrows, visits the library on Sunday, Nov. 11, at 2 p.m. to discuss reconnecting to the ecosystem inside and outside of our bodies. The session will include some time outside while Cluba teaches about foraging and covers… Read More »

Preschool openings in Hinesburg

Annette’s Preschool in Hinesburg has several part-time and full-time openings for children ages 3-5 years. The spots are part of the preschool program run in conjunction with local schools. The preschool is a 5 STAR-rated early childcare and education program serving families with children ages 6 weeks to 8 years. Its setting, on more than… Read More »

A visit from Pumpkin Man

A visit from Pumpkin Man

Pumpkin Man and his shy lady companion made their annual trip out of the woods on Pease Mountain to visit the students of Charlotte Central School on Halloween. The children were, as always, delighted to see the mysterious visitor, who came close for hugs and high fives, while Pumpkin Lady hung back on the hill,… Read More »

News from Charlotte Library

Upcoming events at the library. More information online at charlottepubliclibrary.org. Book discussion of “Running in the Family” Tonight at 7:30 p.m. Author Michael Ondaatje recorded his journey back to his native Sri Lanka, retracing the lore of his Dutch-Ceylonese family. Copies available at the circulation desk. Words Matter: A Civility Café Monday, Oct. 29 at 7… Read More »

News from Carpenter-Carse Library

LEGO Club Meets Thursdays, tonight, Nov. 1, 8, and 15 from 3 to 4 p.m. For ages 5-10. Snacks, friends and tons of LEGOs to build with every week. Register by emailing kelly@carpentercarse.org, or sign up in the library. Cookies, Crafts, Costumes, Coco(a), and a Cartoon On Saturday from 12 to 2:30 p.m. visit the library to decorate… Read More »

Hinesburg Recreation News

For all Hinesburg Recreation programs, find more information and registration online at hinesburgrec.com. Youth Basketball For kids in grades K-6, held in the HCS gym. K-2 co-ed program focuses on skills and play in-house, age-appropriate “scrimmages” at stations. Grades 3-6 have one mid-week practice and play home and away games within the Champlain Valley Recreation… Read More »

School board wants input on budget

STAFF REPORT The Champlain Valley School District is inviting voters to its budget forum, which is set to kick off this year’s budget process. Voters will be asked about what they value most in the school district and what their priorities are. The meeting is scheduled for 6 p.m. on Oct. 30 at Champlain Valley… Read More »