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Brandon’s Harvest People are Back

In Brandon, it's Vermont Comedy Night as a fundraiser on Friday, September 30, 7pm - 9pm in Brandon Town Hall. This is a Comedy Night with Tony Bates and Company - A fundraiser for Brand-Aid! Join us for an evening of laughter and entertainment while helping those who suffered financial loss during Hurricane Irene. 100% of the evenings proceeds will be donate to the Brand-Aid fund! This event is recommended for over age 16.

There will be Maple Candy Making onWednesday, September 28, 10:30am - 3:00pm at the New England Maple Museum. This event features crystallizing pure Vermont maple syrup into Maple Sugar is demonstrated. Visitors can sample the final product fresh from the mold without touring the Museum on these Wednesdays. (802) 483-9414. 4578 Rte 7 in Pittsford.

The Brandon Annual HarvestFest will take place on Saturday, October 1, 10am - 2pm in Brandon's Central Park. Come make Harvest People (aka stick figures, scarecrows, Leaf People...) with the experts. You can even take one home! Hay rides, music, pumpkins, food, and more. This event starts at 10:00 am in Central Park. There will be a rain location if needed. This event is sponsored by Brandon Area Chamber of Commerce.

There will be a "Dinner With Friends" to benefit Rutland County United Way on Wednesday, October 5, 5:30pm - 8:00pm at Cafe Provence. Cocktails start at 5:30pm and dinner at 6:30pm. There will be a 50/50 raffle in the new "Private Dining Room" at Café Provence with all proceeds to benefit the United Way of Rutland County. The cost is $65 per person. For reservations, please call the United Way at 802-773-7477.         

There will be a special Smorgasbord Supper on Saturday, October 8, from 5pm - 7pm to be held at the Congregational Church Fellowship Hall in Brandon. Cost for adults $12; youth 5-12; $6 under 5 free. Baked Turkey, ham, meatballs, VT maple baked beans, scalloped potatoes, mac & cheese, lasagnas & pastas, salads/slaws, breads, drinks, dessert, & more. Don't miss it!

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