Arts, Dining & Entertainment

Experience joie de vivre with Durham County Poets

Experience joie de vivre with Durham County Poets

Friday, March 15, 7:30 p.m.—BRANDON—Enjoy the groove and good humor of Durham County Poets at Brandon Music, Friday, March 15 at 7:30 p.m. Hailing from Ormstown, Quebec, and the surrounding Chateauguay Valley, the five seasoned musicians, all songwriters, work together individually and collaboratively in…

Middletown Springs Maple Festival offers sweet fun

Middletown Springs Maple Festival offers sweet fun

Sunday, March 17, 1 p.m.—MIDDLETOWN SPRINGS—Maple lore and demonstrations, sweet treats from local kitchens, a raffle and a silent auction featuring local artists and craftspersons, merchants, and professionals highlight the 31st annual Maple Festival of the Middletown Springs Historical Society on Sunday, March 17…

Bird experts tell the story behind Lye Brook

Bird experts tell the story behind Lye Brook

Tuesday, March 19, 7 p.m.—RUTLAND—On Tuesday, March 19, Rutland County Audubon Society member Lee Allen talks about wilderness in Vermont following the Eastern Wilderness Act of 1975, in particular the Lye Brook Wilderness. Hear Allen at 7 p.m. at Grace Congregational Church, in Fellowship…

Reminder: remove ice shanties

Follow the law to avoid fines of $1,000

Vermont state law requires that ice fishing shanties be removed from the ice before the ice weakens, according the Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department.

The shanty must be removed before the ice…

Windsor County Partners has new mission

Windsor County Partners, the 45-year-old county-wide children and youth mentoring organization located in Windsor, is changing its name to better reflect its mission of mentoring.

Windsor County Mentor’s mission for 45 years has been to create and support mentoring relationships between caring adult…