Tag Archives: Volunteer

Adult Learning volunteer reflects on service
Local News
January 17, 2018

Adult Learning volunteer reflects on service

By Evan Johnson

When Nancy Mark retired from a career in education, she wasn’t ready to walk away from the classroom.

After retiring from her role as principal at the Mettawee Community School in Pawlet, she took an online English as a Second Language (ESL)…

Castleton seniors volunteer in Georgia
News Briefs
April 19, 2017

Castleton seniors volunteer in Georgia

CASTLETON—Nineteen Castleton students traded in their final break of the academic year for some hard hats, hammers, and building supplies, as members of the Habitat for Humanity Club made the journey to Dekalb County, Ga., as part of an alternative spring break trip. The volunteer…

Letter
March 29, 2017

Residents thank volunteer firefighters

Dear Editor,

To the volunteer firemen and women of Proctorsville, Cavendish, Ludlow, Springfield, Chester, Reading, Weston, Mount Holly, Ascutney, Walpole, and Weathersfield who rallied to our house in the early hours of Feb. 15 to fight our house fire we are eternally grateful. Through your…

Woodstock Terrace honors local senior volunteer
News Briefs
September 28, 2016

Woodstock Terrace honors local senior volunteer

WOODSTOCK—On Monday, Sept. 26, Woodstock Terrace Assisted Living presented local resident James “Mac” McClelland with the annual Woodstock Terrace Assisted Living Senior Service award. The award recognizes an area senior for making a difference in the lives of others through volunteerism. For the past eight…

“Mexican Monday” heats up Mettawee’s Generator Fund
News Briefs
September 14, 2016

“Mexican Monday” heats up Mettawee’s Generator Fund

PAWLET—The Pawlet Station restaurant reopened for one special night—“Mexican Monday” —on Monday, Aug. 29, as a fundraiser to benefit the Mettawee School Generator Fund. According to Robert Morlino, who serves as the Pawlet emergency management director, the successful evening raised about $6,300. “This brings us…

Local News
June 16, 2016

Volunteer sought to join Natural Resources Conservation board

RUTLAND—Do you live in the Upper Otter Creek watershed and have an interest in becoming a volunteer member of a small team charged with directing an organization whose mission is helping the Upper Otter Creek watershed community conserve, develop and use natural resources responsibly? If…