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Reserve by November 6 for Early-Bird Discount on Holiday Wreath-Decorating Workshops
Posted: October 19, 2017
Reservations are coming in for the November Wreath Workshops. Pre-pay by November 6 to guarantee a wreath and an early-bird discount. This is the easiest way to decorate a pre-made evergreen wreath with specially collected greens, natural materials, bows, and other embellishments, plus all the wire, glue guns, and equipment necessary to make the decorating fun and successful.
Local Families, Organizations, and Businesses Support The Fairy House Festival
Posted: October 18, 2017
The staff at The Nature Museum was warmed by the buzz of community excitement and show of support for the recent Fairy House Festival on Saturday, September 23, and Sunday, September 24. Local individuals, families, schools, libraries, and businesses collected pine cones, acorn caps, feathers, moss, and more and created charming fairy houses. Visitors to the Fairy House Festival delighted in these structures as they walked along a forest path, and returned to The Nature Museum to create their own fairy dwellings in the gardens.
Posted: September 29, 2017
The Chester Conservation Committee will hold its monthly meeting on Tuesday, October 3 at 7:00 pm in the library of Chester-Andover Elementary School. Everyone is welcome to attend.
St. Luke's Annual Blessing of the Animals
Posted: September 28, 2017
Liza invites you to the Annual Blessing of the Animals to be held in the church side lawn of St. Luke's Episcopal Church, 313 Main Street in Chester on Saturday, October 7, at 11 a.m. and again on Sunday, the 8th at 4 p.m.
Posted: September 28, 2017
On Saturday, October 7, 2017, from 10am-3pm, Columbus Weekend, the Chester Andover Family Center will hold a HUGE Christmas Under the Tent sale. Holiday items for your decorating, entertaining and gift giving needs will be available. We will have toys, gifts, items for your holiday table, artificial trees, Christmas Cards and decorations galore. Everything under the tent will be priced from $1-$20.
Posted: September 27, 2017
Many senior citizens are cutting back on their food budgets as expenses rise, but good nutrition is a key factor in lifelong health. To encourage healthy eating, the U.S. Department of Agriculture offers the 3SquaresVT program to help eligible Vermonters buy nutritious food.
39th Annual Putney Craft Tour Named Top Ten Vermont Winter Event; Special Preview Exhibition Opening October 5 at the Latchis Gallery in Downtown Brattleboro
Posted: September 26, 2017
For the fourth year in a row, the Vermont Chamber of Commerce has named the annual Putney Craft Tour as a Top Ten Winter Event (2017/18). The tour has also been approved as a Vermont Arts Council 2017 event. Also of note, the tour is the oldest continuing craft studio tour in North America.
Black River Action Team's 18th Annual RiverSweep
Posted: September 21, 2017
From tires to tin cans, flip flops to fast food cups, the Black River Action Team hauled it all. Recently the group conducted their 18th Annual RiverSweep, a large-scale cleanup of the bed and banks of the Black River and areas that lead to the water. Whether diving for tires mid-stream or wrangling weed-bound junk on shore, the intrepid BRATs kept bringing the action.
The Nature Museum's Fall Programs and Events
Posted: September 13, 2017

The Nature Museum announces its fall lineup of nature-related programs and an ear-thrilling benefit concert.

Posted: September 12, 2017
On Saturday, October 7, 2017, from 10:00-3:00, Columbus Weekend, the Chester Andover Family Center will hold a HUGE "Christmas Under the Tent" sale. Holiday items for your decorating, entertaining and gift giving needs will be available. We will have toys, gifts, items for your holiday table, artificial trees, Christmas Cards and decorations galore. Everything under the tent will be priced from $1-$20.
Church Musician Wanted
I have a selection of limited edition prints of the Chester Village Green, the Stone Village and historic village vignettes framed and unframed.
Call Lew Watters at 802.875.2114 or email lewdog1938@gmail.com.
Helps Vermonters put three balanced meals a day on the table. Most households get at least $50 each month for food. If you qualify, you could get a monthly payment that helps you buy more food.
To learn more, visit vermontfoodhelp.com or dial 2-1-1.

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