Summertime at Annette’s Preschool in Hinesburg features lots of hands-on nature experiences where the playground becomes an outdoor classroom. Summer curriculum features visitors who bring along creatures and lessons for the youngsters. The school hosted staff from the Vermont Institute of Natural Sciences who brought along a barred owl. 802 reptiles supplied a variety of… Read More »
By Sarah Soule It’s midsummer but before we know it students will be returning to school. What should incoming seniors be doing now to prepare for the fall and the onset of the college application season? It is an ideal time for students to begin considering the approaching process of applying to college with sincere… Read More »
Ithaca College, Ithaca, N.Y. Chiara Hollender of Charlotte, graduated cum laude with a degree in theater studies. The following Charlotte students were named to the dean’s list for the spring semester: Chiara Hollender and Madison Randall.
Johnson State College will host its last special event for transfer students on Aug. 7. Students who submit the JSC online application in advance can receive an on-the-spot admissions decision. From 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., prospective students will be treated to a campus tour and lunch, and have a chance to talk with representatives… Read More »
Master Kellie Thomas of TaeKwon Do K.I.C.K.S. is teaching a women and teen self-defense course called i-STRIKE in Vergennes, July 23, from 1 to 5 p.m. This is a basic course specifically designed for women ages 15 and up without martial arts experience. Thomas has been teaching this course for the past 10 years and… Read More »
The United Church of Hinesburg will again offer its popular Small Wonders Nature Camp for children entering first through fifth grades, Aug. 7-11 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the United Church Parish Hall on Route 116. The sessions will include dinner. Each night the camp will explore a different topic—renewable energy, conserved land, composting/recycling,… Read More »
Transfer Day at Johnson State College will be held on Monday, July 17, for students considering transferring from another college. On Friday, July 21, the college is hosting a Summer Preview Day. Transfer Day will run from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m on July 17. Students interested in transferring may submit an application and necessary… Read More »
Castleton University, Castleton, VT Kyla Leary, Hinesburg, graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Ecological Studies. Roger Williams University, Bristol, RI The following students graduated in May 2017: Delanie Cynewski, Charlotte, earned a degree in international relations and Ethan McDonald, Charlotte, earned a degree in architecture. Southern Vermont College, Bennington, VT Elaina Curtis, Hinesburg, was… Read More »
Drop-in play at Wiggle Room in Hinesburg, Monday through Friday, 9am-1pm. Weekend open play hours will be announced on the website, on Facebook, and on the events calendar at www.findandgoseek.com. For ages birth to 5, $8 per session or a 10-session pass for $70. No childcare is provided. For more information, visit www.wiggleroomvermont.com. The Charlotte… Read More »
St. Lawrence University, Canton, NY Nicholas Lynn was named to the dean’s list for the Spring 2017 semester. University of Rochester, Rochester, NY William Conroy graduated with a bachelor of arts degree in history and English: British & American literature.