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Pasture resiliency field day August 9

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Heavy rains, more runoff, and rising temperatures increase plant stress and limit productivity. Learn about adaptation strategies for these climate impacts at an interactive field day focused on pasture resiliency, coordinated by the Orleans County Conservatio... More »

Musical workshop for children at Greensboro library

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Join the Greensboro Free Library to explore the magic of instruments, as Josh Gould of Walden will bring many different instruments to demonstrate. The children will be able to play the instruments themselves and listen to the different sounds they make. This ... More »

Hydro seed grant received

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The towns of Derby, Morgan, and Brownington recently received a $24,390 Ecosystem Restoration Grant through the state of Vermont Department of Environmental Conservation’s Clean Water Initiative Program. The grant funds will be used to purchase a hydro seeder ... More »

Lake Region senior meals August menu

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Below is the Lake Region Senior Center in Orleans August menu and schedule of activities. Wednesday, August 1 –– Hamburgers, potato salad, and banana cake. Friday, August 3 –– Chicken Alfredo with broccoli, garlic bread, salad, and blueberry cheesecake. Wednes... More »

Wednesday at Westmore

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The hills are alive with the sound of music and laughter in this all-ages puppet production. “That’s What I Call Sweet Music” follows the troubles and travails of puppetry’s favorite loudmouth, Mr. Punch, as he sings his way through trouble, adventure, and tri... More »

Sterling College completes 60 for 60 fund-raising challenge

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In May of 2018, Sterling College challenged its alumni and friends to honor Sterling’s sixtieth year anniversary with a gift of $60, and set a goal to raise $120,000 by June 30. The college is pleased to announce that the challenge has been met with a total of... More »

Burt Porter sings at Bread and Puppet

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Poets Burt Porter and Lindsay Knowlton will present a poetry reading on Sunday, August 5 at 5:45 p.m. at Bread and Puppet in Glover, after the Grasshopper Rebellion Circus and Pageant, in the Paper Maché Cathedral behind the Bread and Puppet Museum. Mr. Porter... More »

Deadline approaching for working capital loans

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The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) is reminding small businesses, small agricultural cooperatives, small businesses engaged in aquaculture, and most private nonprofit organizations that Tuesday, August 21, is the filing deadline for federal economic ... More »

Craftsbury Community Care Center cookout and fund-raiser

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The Craftsbury Community Care Center will hold its annual cookout and auction fund-raiser on Saturday, July 28, at the care center at 1784 East Craftsbury Road.  The auction will feature sports memorabilia with letters of authentication from the New England Pa... More »

Clan of the Hawk gathering August 4

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The twenty-ninth annual Clan of the Hawk gathering will be held on Saturday, August 4, on the clan’s special grounds. This year the gathering will be a one-day affair, Saturday only. The day will be filled with activities. First Light Drum Circle will be there... More »

Holland yard sale to benefit church

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On Saturday, July 28, the Holland Community Church will hold a gigantic yard sale from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. The church is located at 3088 Valley Road in Holland. Donations are flexible for most items. A very few large items will have a suggested price –– but barga... More »

NEK Leadership Summits

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What should be done to encourage and support community leadership in the Northeast Kingdom? How can one reach out to inspire more and different kinds of people to become leaders? Northeast Kingdom Collaborative is seeking answers to these questions and other i... More »