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Coffee with a Conservationist 9:00 am
Coffee with a Conservationist
Oct 2 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Join Vermont Coverts and Vermont Woodlands Association, who have invited VLT’s Liza Walker and Caitlin Cusack to share info about the land trust and answer your questions about conservation and conservation easements. If you are considering conserving your land with a land trust or currently have an easement on your property this event is for you! This event is free and online via Zoom. You can register here: https://vlt.org/event/coffee-with-conservationist
Knights in Italy Spaghetti Dinner – Oct. 2 4:00 pm
Knights in Italy Spaghetti Dinner – Oct. 2
Oct 2 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
The St. Ambrose Knights of Columbus are hosting a Knights in Italy walk-up spaghetti dinner on the evening of October 2nd. There will be a table set up outside of the church on the park side. Please walk-up, place your order and your meal(s) will be brought out, packaged up for you to bring home! All proceeds will go toward furthering the Knights’ mission of aiding the community in a variety of ways from Coats for Kids to the Special &hellip read more
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Ripton Coffee House – Heather Pierson Concert Oct. 3 7:30 pm
Ripton Coffee House – Heather Pierson Concert Oct. 3
Oct 3 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Hello Coffee House Friends! We’re excited and honored to announce that the next Ripton Community Coffee House virtual concert will be Heather Pierson with Shawn Nadeau- Saturday October 3rd at 7:30. Her concerts been a wonderful island during this time. We’re so happy to sponsor her for this show! Tune into Heather’s facebook page at 7:30 pm on October 3rd.. https://www.facebook.com/HeatherPiersonMusic/ It is also available through our page https://www.facebook.com/RiptonCommunityCoffeeHouse/ Tune in and share the stream! Heather Pierson is a pianist, &hellip read more
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Bristol CORE Board Meeting 8:30 am
Bristol CORE Board Meeting @ Bristol COWORKING
Oct 6 @ 8:30 am – 10:30 am
 
Bristol Town and Enhanced Energy Plan Public Hearing 7:00 pm
Bristol Town and Enhanced Energy Plan Public Hearing
Oct 6 @ 7:00 pm – 11:59 pm
The Bristol Planning Commission will be holding a virtual Public Hearing, October 6th on the updated Bristol Town Plan. The Planning Commission has been working with Addison County Regional Planning Commission to update the Town Plan for 2021. On August 18, 2020, the Planning Commission completed its work revising the Town Plan and voted unanimously to forward this draft to a public hearing. The proposed updated plan constitutes a significant revision of the Town of Bristol plan dated March 7, &hellip read more
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Wednesday Outdoor Workshops at LML 12:00 pm
Wednesday Outdoor Workshops at LML
Oct 7 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Come join us at Lawrence Memorial Library for WEDNESDAY OUTDOOR WORKSHOPS October 7th–Clay Creations October 14th –Fairy House Building October 21st-Havest Creatures October 28th- Pumpkin Carving From 12 to 1:30 PM For age 7 and up RSVP necessary by replying to this post or calling LML # 453 2366 *We ask that participants wear masks and follow social distancing protocols. We will be set up on tables by the back of the library. In case of inclement weather, we need &hellip read more
Learn More About Our Legislative Candidates 6:00 pm
Learn More About Our Legislative Candidates
Oct 7 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Cast an informed vote this election season! Addison County Candidates for the Vermont House & Senate will be participating in a series of virtual Candidate Forums co-hosted by the Addison County Chamber of Commerce (ACCOC) and the Addison County Economic Development Corporation (ACEDC). Sponsored by the Addison Independent. The forum for the Bristol area is Wednesday, October 7, 6:00-8:00 p.m. It will feature Addison 4 and 5 House Candidates and State Senate Candidates Moderator: Shawn Oxford Register in advance at &hellip read more
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Bristol Conservation Commission Agenda, Oct 8 6:00 pm
Bristol Conservation Commission Agenda, Oct 8
Oct 8 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
TOWN OF BRISTOL – CONSERVATION COMMISSION MEETING Thursday, October 8, 2020, 6:00 PM Via Zoom Remote Meeting (see below) /// AGENDA I Call to order: 6:00 pm II Public Comment Period III Addition of Items to the Agenda IV Review and approval of minutes from August 13 and September 10 V Correspondence VI Old Business A. Conservation Commission Membership: invitation sent to prospective members B. Bristol Trail Network (BTN): updates on trails? C. Parks Updates: Eagle, Memorial, Sycamore, Saunders River &hellip read more
Bristol Democratic Town Committee 7:00 pm
Bristol Democratic Town Committee
Oct 8 @ 7:00 pm – 11:59 pm
The Bristol Democratic Town Committee will have a Zoom meeting on Thursday, Oct. 8th at 7pm. If you would like to join this meeting, please e-mail gusgibson@yahoo.com and copy landrews@gmavt.net. We now must prepare for the Nov 3rd election! Linda Andrews Bristol Democratic Town Chair
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Farmers Market 12:00 am
Farmers Market
Oct 10 @ 12:00 am – 11:59 pm
I’d like to mention Waitsfield Farmers market as a nearby destination for a leaf-viewing drive this Saturday. It’s the last one of the year. Gail and I didn’t sell there this summer, but returned recently. It follows all State guidelines for safety, and features a wide assortment of food and farm products, plus music. A lot more fun than shopping a supermarket.
Tag Sale 73 Pine St Oct. 10 12:00 am
Tag Sale 73 Pine St Oct. 10
Oct 10 @ 12:00 am – 11:59 pm
End of Season Tag Sale; 9-3, Saturday, October 10th, 73 Pine St., Bristol Selling : Vintage snow shoes, hunting jackets and wrought iron candelabra. Tiles: Many Decorative hand painted ceramic tiles and tile murals as well as some stone tiles with recessed designs from Down East Tile showroom closeout, Stowe. Sizes: 1″-1″ up to 12″ x 12″. Unusual and perfect for both housing or craft projects! Jewelry Kids toys and art supplies and More…..Looking forward to seeing you and PLEASE: &hellip read more
Federated Church 9:00 am
Federated Church
Oct 10 @ 9:00 am – 11:59 pm
When: Oct 10, 2020, 9:00 AM Homemade Pie Sale to benefit the Bristol Federated Church October 10th at the Martins Hardware Front Lawn in Bristol 9AM until Sold Out $15 each
Federated Church Homemade Pie Sale 9:00 am
Federated Church Homemade Pie Sale
Oct 10 @ 9:00 am – 11:59 pm
Homemade Pie Sale to benefit the Bristol Federated Church October 10th at the Martins Hardware Front Lawn in Bristol 9AM until Sold Out $15 each
Bristol Haunted Forest Work Day 10:00 am
Bristol Haunted Forest Work Day
Oct 10 @ 10:00 am – 11:59 pm
This is a reminder for anyone interested in helping with the Haunted Forest at our home on 3319 s 116 Rd, Bristol, there will be a work day Sat. the 10th at 10. We will be working on props, cleaning the trails, painting, bagging candy, creating. Please let me, Cindy, know if you can make it as we will be having pizza at 1:00. Please bring your creative energy and let’s have fun.
Work Day for Bristol Haunted Forest 10:00 am
Work Day for Bristol Haunted Forest
Oct 10 @ 10:00 am – 11:59 pm
For anyone that didn’t make the planning meeting for the 1st Annual Haunted Forest, we will be having a work day at my home.. we will be working on props and other ideas decided on at the meeting. It is going to be great fun.. even if you haven’t reached out yet but would like to be a part of making this event happen, come on and join in with your energy and ideas. We are still looking for bakers, &hellip read more
Chicken 4:00 pm
Chicken
Oct 10 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
I would like to thank all of the generous people who have made reservations for our Chicken and Biscuit Dinner tomorrow, October 10th. We are very close to reaching our goal for this dinner. We have a few meals left to be sold. Please call 453-4877 to make a reservation for the Chicken and Biscuit Dinner which does include Apple-Cheddar Bread Pudding for dessert. We appreciate your support of our efforts to fund the replacement of our roof.
Save the Date! Chicken and Biscuit Dinner 4:00 pm
Save the Date! Chicken and Biscuit Dinner
Oct 10 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
The Masons at Libanus Lodge on the corner of North and Elm Streets will be hosting a Curbside Pick-Up Chicken and Biscuit Dinner on Saturday, October 10th starting at 4:00 PM until 6:00 PM or until we run out- whichever comes first. The menu is chicken and biscuits with vegetables, mashed potatoes, creamy pineapple coleslaw, and apple-cheddar bread pudding for dessert. Everything will be fresh and homemade. All this for only $10/dinner. Reservations are strongly recommended. To insure that you &hellip read more
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Sodbusters Horseshoe Pitching Club 9:00 am
Sodbusters Horseshoe Pitching Club
Oct 11 @ 9:00 am – 11:59 pm
The Sodbusters Horseshoe Pitching Club is hosting the “Roger Forgues Fall Finale Horseshoe Mania” on October 11th, Sunday at the Bristol Recreation Field in Bristol, Vermont – Check in time 9:00 AM – Play 9:30 AM. Cost is $10 each. This is an “Open Doubles Tournament” – Draw Different Partner after each Game – Total Points – Anyone can Play! Try out our Courts! More Information, call Mike Brown @ 453-2219
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Bristol Selectboard Agenda – Monday 7:00 pm
Bristol Selectboard Agenda – Monday
Oct 12 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
TOWN OF BRISTOL SELECTBOARD MEETING Monday, October 12, 2020, 7:00 PM Via Zoom Remote Meeting (see below) I. Call to Order: 7:00 PM 1. Review agenda for addition, removal, or adjustment of any items per 1 V.S.A. §312(d)(3)(A). 2. Overview of Zoom meeting operation and procedures: rules for participation, mute microphone, recognition by Chair, etc. II. Public Forum. I. Call to Order: 7:00 PM. 1. Review agenda for addition, removal, or adjustment of any items per 1 V.S.A. §312(d)(3)(A). 2. &hellip read more
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No Tackle? No Problem: Bristol Youth Sports Football 5:00 pm
No Tackle? No Problem: Bristol Youth Sports Football
Oct 14 @ 5:00 pm – Oct 15 @ 6:00 pm
NO TACKLE FOOTBALL??–NO PROBLEM. Join Bristol Youth Sports Late Fall Football Fundamentals Session! Best time ever to try it if you’ve been curious about football, as there’s no tackle and the emphasis is on the basics and fundamentals of the game, whether you’re a new or returning player! FREE Registration, 5-6pm, Thursday & Friday Oct. 14-15. FOR BOYS AND GIRLS Grades 3-8. Session is October 19 – November 13, 5-6pm, Monday, Wednesday, Friday. Session follows VT. Dept. of Health Sports &hellip read more
MALT’s Annual Celebration 12:00 am
MALT’s Annual Celebration
Oct 14 @ 12:00 am – 11:59 pm
When: Oct 14, 2020, 5:30 PM to 8:30 PM MALT’s annual celebration will be held as a combination of virtual and in person. The business portion and updates from the Executive Director, Board President, and staff will take place virtually on October 13 from 1:00-1:45 pm. The in person celebration will be a trail tour of recent work on the TAM in Otter Creek Gorge, led by John Derick and Caleb Basa. We’ll culminate with a bonfire and s’mores. The &hellip read more
Coffee and Conversation for Bristol Business Owners 8:30 am
Coffee and Conversation for Bristol Business Owners
Oct 14 @ 8:30 am – 10:00 am
Bristol CORE’s “Coffee and Conversation” event continues on Wednesday, October 14 at 8:30 am! Grab your coffee/tea/juice, etc. and head to the green for a candid discussion on whatever’s on your mind! Draft minutes from the previous meeting can be found here: https://tinyurl.com/y69w4fkz Hope to see you there! Ian Albinson Executive Director, Bristol CORE
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Rokeby Museum Art Program 6:30 pm
Rokeby Museum Art Program
Oct 15 @ 6:30 pm – 11:59 pm
This is My Approach to Repair Thursday, October 15, 2020, 6:30 pm Via zoom, FREE Carol MacDonald’s exhibit explores the idea of repair in history and society today. From environmental practices to confronting racism, her work evokes questions on how to repair society. Join a panel of experts who will discuss the concept of repair as intrinsic to their work and way to you can incorporate repair into your life. • Stephanie Seguino, Professor of Economics at UVM • Rev. &hellip read more
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Outdoor Movies at the Hub, The Hitchhiker 6:30 pm
Outdoor Movies at the Hub, The Hitchhiker
Oct 16 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
FREE Outdoor Movies at the Hub The BRD and Hub will be hosting Friday night Movies this October. Movies start at 6:30 pm, bring a blanket and chairs and enjoy some classic horror movies. October 16th The Hitchhiker October 23rd The House On Haunted Hill October 30th Night of the Living Dead Starting at 6:30 by the Pavilion at the Hub, please wear facial coverings and respect social distancing.
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Hike 9:30 am
Hike
Oct 17 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
We are inviting our Green Mountain Club friends to hike the Bristol Trail Network on two occasions in the coming week, and we are happy to have any BTN members or other local residents come along if you’d like. But note that each event is limited to 6 participants and pre-registration (with Green Mountain Club, not with me) is required: Saturday, October 17, 9:30 start and Wednesday, October 21, 9:30 start We will hike all the village segments of the &hellip read more
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Wedesday Zoom Event from Charlotte Senior Center 1:00 pm
Wedesday Zoom Event from Charlotte Senior Center
Oct 21 @ 1:00 pm – 11:59 pm
Residents of surrounding towns are always welcome to participate in activities and courses from the Charlotte Senior Center. Please note that all courses and lectures are now held online via Zoom.  The Wed. events at 1pm are always free. ____________________   10/21 at 1pm ET – Medical Imaging: 1895 to the Present with Rick Goldman Take a look at the changes in medical imaging, particularly Neuroradiology, which parallel the advances we have seen in the technology we use in our &hellip read more
Book Discussion at Rokeby Museum 6:30 pm
Book Discussion at Rokeby Museum
Oct 21 @ 6:30 pm – 11:59 pm
Reading Ourselves into Insight Wednesday, October 21, 2020, 6:30 pm Via zoom, FREE When Vermont artist Carol MacDonald conceived of Mending Fences, she saw much around her in need of repair. While working on the exhibit she listened to Ta-Nehisi Coates and exploring understandings of racism in society. Join Rokeby Musem volunteers and staff in a book-sharing conversation. Bring a book that explores themes of repair, racism, and history to recommend, or just join to gather titles for your winter &hellip read more
A Virtual Tour of Brewster Uplands 7:00 pm
A Virtual Tour of Brewster Uplands
Oct 21 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Join us for a free online tour of public trails, two farms, and exciting new developments at the Vermont Land Trust-owned, Brewster Uplands Conservation Trust property in Jeffersonville. Please register for link by visiting https://vlt.org/event/brewster-uplands-virtual-tour
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5-Town Fire Department Food Drive 9:00 am
5-Town Fire Department Food Drive
Oct 24 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
The Bristol, Lincoln, Monkton, New Haven & Starksboro fire departments are once again coming together to conduct a food drive for the Have-A-Heart Food Shelf which serves all five communities. Last year the five fire departments collected over 5,000 lbs. of food and slightly more than $1,000 in donations. Kathy Burritt of the HAHFS shared the following: The Have a Heart Food Shelf has come to rely heavily upon the Bristol Fire Department’s Annual October Food Drive. The Food Shelf &hellip read more
5-Town Fire Department Food Drive 9:00 am
5-Town Fire Department Food Drive
Oct 24 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
FIVE-TOWN FIRE DEPARTMENT FOOD DRIVE 2020 will be the 14th year for the annual 5-Town Fire Department Food Drive. Please consider making a donation this Saturday, October 24th from 9:00 a.m. to Noon by stopping by your local fire station where the five area fire departments will once again open the station doors for this annual event. All food and non-perishable items collected are turned over to the Have-A-Heart Food Shelf which serves the communities of Bristol, Lincoln, Monkton, New &hellip read more
Fill the Firehouse Food Drive 9:00 am
Fill the Firehouse Food Drive
Oct 24 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
5 Town Area Fire Depts are sponsoring a Food drive to benefit the Have a Heart Food Shelf in Bristol on Saturday Oct 24 from 9am-12pm Drop off at any area firehouse in the 5 Town District. Our food shelf serves all 5 towns. Non perishables like peanut butter, Tuna ,canned chicken ,jelly ,tomato sauces Soups,and canned fruits and vegetables are always welcome Please be sure the expiration date has not passed. Have a Heart volunteers THANK all area firefighters &hellip read more
Final Tag Sale 9:00 am
Final Tag Sale
Oct 24 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Cleaning out-Closing out our Storage Unit at Bristol Stor-Mor on Burpee Road Saturday Oct. 24 starting at 9 am thru 4 pm. * low prices *bundle deals *more items added that were packed away in our garage come check it out & get some great stuff
Scooter Competition 12:00 pm
Scooter Competition
Oct 24 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Come show off your scootering skills! Bristol Skate Park Saturday, October 24th, 12-4:30p Ages 6-16 Three age groups (6-8, 9-12,13-16) Grand Prize for 1st place in each category $10 registration, REGISTRATION opens at 10:00 am-12:00 pm the day of the event, October 24 Sponsored by: Bristol Rec. Department, Hub Teen Center. Cool Motion Outdoor Sports and Simon Says
Med47 Haunted Forest 4:00 pm
Med47 Haunted Forest
Oct 24 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
First night of the haunted forest was pretty great last night. We will be holding it 4 more nightS. Oct, 24th, 25th, 30 and 31st. It is a free community event, with donations accepted for the Brendon P Cousino Med47 Foundation. 4 to 6:00 pm it is still fairly light and a good time for the young ones. Treats are handed out at this time. 6-8pm is more frightful. We also have story telling around a campfire. Finish the evening &hellip read more
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Rokeby Museum Closing Reception 2:00 pm
Rokeby Museum Closing Reception
Oct 25 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Mending Fences Closing Reception Sunday, October 25, 2020, 2:00–4:00 pm Rokeby Museum Education Center Join us for the closing reception of Carol MacDonald’s exhibit, Mending Fences. To maintain social distancing pre-registration is required. Please call 802.877.3406 or email admin@rokeby.org to RSVP. Free for Museum Members and with paid admission. $5 for non-members attending program
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Bristol Selectboard Agenda Oct. 26 Via Zoom 7:00 pm
Bristol Selectboard Agenda Oct. 26 Via Zoom
Oct 26 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
TOWN OF BRISTOL SELECTBOARD MEETING Monday, October 26, 2020, 7:00 PM Via Zoom Remote Meeting (see below) I. Call to Order: 7:00 PM 1. Review agenda for addition, removal, or adjustment of any items per 1 V.S.A. §312(d)(3)(A). 2. Overview of Zoom meeting operation and procedures: rules for participation, mute microphone, recognition by Chair, etc. II. Public Forum. III. Regular Business. 1. Scout Troop 543 request for permission to perform community service project at Veterans Memorial on the Town Green &hellip read more
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Bristol Downtown Solar Array 12:00 am
Bristol Downtown Solar Array
Oct 27 @ 12:00 am – 11:59 pm
The Bristol Zoning Board of Adjustments will hold a public zoom hearing on October 27 beginning at 7:30 to consider review of a zoning permit related to a solar field (already in progress) at 2 Park Place in Bristol. This is a tax exempt property in the Bristol Downtown District which is installing an approximately 90′ long solar panel array in the “back yard” directly behind the Baptist Church and the former Bristol High School. The ZBA review, as I &hellip read more
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Non-Chemical Invasive Species Management Options 7:00 pm
Non-Chemical Invasive Species Management Options
Oct 28 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Looking for an alternative to herbicides? Come join in an online presentation and discussion of the opportunities and drawbacks of non-chemical management of invasive plants in our region. The event is free. Please register for link by visiting https://vlt.org/event/invasives-non-chemical-options
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Bristol Haunted Forest 4:00 pm
Bristol Haunted Forest
Oct 30 @ 4:00 pm – Oct 31 @ 8:00 pm
It is not too late to make in to the haunted forest hosted by the Brendon P Cousino Med47 Foundation. It is a free event but donations to the foundation greatly appreciated. Volunteers in costumes welcome Also a great bake with hot chocolate and cider, a must (check the weather). We are still accepting donations of baked goods, especially pies. We have a great story teller around the fire pit. We making every attempt to make this a safe event. &hellip read more
Correction: Haunted Forest Not House 4:00 pm
Correction: Haunted Forest Not House
Oct 30 @ 4:00 pm – Oct 31 @ 8:00 pm
Looking for Donations of pies and cider for our Haunted FOREST Bake Sale for Fri & Sat
Haunted Forest in Bristol 4:00 pm
Haunted Forest in Bristol
Oct 30 @ 4:00 pm – Oct 31 @ 8:00 pm
The Brendon P Cousino Med47 Foundation is planning a haunted forest this Halloween. With the pandemic, we don’t know what trick or treating will look like this year. An outdoor event may be just the thing for our community. We, Garry and Cindy, have a chunk of woods at our home in Bristol, that fits the bill perfectly. We will be holding it Oct 23-25, 30 & 31. 4-6 for the younger kids with prepackaged candy handed out. Scarier from &hellip read more
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Dump and Donuts Benefit Bristol Federated Church 8:00 am
Dump and Donuts Benefit Bristol Federated Church
Oct 31 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Stop by and pick up a half dozen, dozen, or more of our fresh buttermilk donuts while running errands in Bristol Saturday morning, October 31! Location: Bristol Dump Location at the end of Pine Street off of Liberty Street. Contact free handing of pre bagged donuts, stay in your vehicle. Rain or shine. 8:00 a.m. – NOON Plain or Cinnamon and Sugar 1/2 Dozen $8.00 1 Dozen $15.00 Benefit: Bristol Federated Church
Halloween Event with Bristol Recreation Department 1:00 pm
Halloween Event with Bristol Recreation Department
Oct 31 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Pumpkins in the Park Saturday, October 31st, 1-2 pm Bristol Town Green Come grab a free pumpkin and help us decorate the Town Green for Halloween! Pumpkins provided by Lewis Creek Farm and Full Belly Farm. Carving tools and LED candles will be provided by the Bristol Recreation Department. Please observe physical distancing, wear a mask, and stay home if you feel sick. https://www.facebook.com/events/756124441836390 FREE Outdoor Movies at the Hub The BRD and Hub will be hosting Friday Night Movies &hellip read more
Not-So-Spooky-Storytime 3:00 pm
Not-So-Spooky-Storytime
Oct 31 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
What? Come to a Not-So-Spooky Halloween Story Time outside in the back of the library! When? – This Saturday at 3pm Who? -For the young and young at heart! How? -Costumes are optional- masks required Afterwards, we will keep celebrating Halloween. The library staff will send candy down a chute between 4:30-7:30PM to all trick-or-treaters strolling by. Have fun and stay safe- and see you at Lawrence Memorial Library! Check out our NEW library website: lawrencelibraryVT.org

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