Tag Archives: Pawlet Public Library

Dinner, bake sale to benefit local bus driver

The West Pawlet community is holding two events this weekend to help out one of its own. On Friday, Sept. 20, staff of the Mettawee Community School, as well as friends and community members, will put on a spaghetti dinner for the benefit of MCS bus driver and community member Cyndi Legg, who recently lost […]

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Vermont’s largest book sale nearby

By Jaime Thomas Book lovers throughout the area should be gearing up to get some new, old books at Vermont’s largest book sale. The Pawlet Public Library will hold its 46th annual book sale this Saturday and Sunday, July 27 and 28, at the Mettawee School in West Pawlet. In order to get ready for […]

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Community Calendar 7/25/13

  Thursday July 25   Chili Cook-Off KILLINGTON The First Annual Killington Chili Cook-Off will be held on Thursday, July 25. Compete with your finest chili, or taste the competitors’ creations. Information: www.discoverkillington.com.   Book Readings MANCHESTER Children’s book author Gordon McClellan will read from his picture books at 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, July 25, […]

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Community Calendar 11/22/12

  Thursday November 22   Library Hours PAWLET The Pawlet Public Library will be closed Nov. 22 through 24. Information: 802-325-3123.   Thanksgiving Dinner SALEM Holy Cross Catholic Church at 247 Main Street in Salem will serve Thanksgiving Dinner for anyone in the community who would like to share Thanksgiving Day with others from noon […]

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Community Calendar 9/13/12

  Thursday September 13   Bow Hunter Course HARTFORD Registrations are requested by Thursday, Sept. 13, for a Home Study Bow Hunter Safety Education Course that will be offered from 5:30 to 9 p.m. on Monday and Tuesday, Sept. 24 and 25, at the Hartford Fish and Game Club. Information/registration: John Durling at 894-9385, or […]

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Community Calendar 7/19/12

  Thursday July 19   Benefit Raffle SCHUYLERVILLE The Schuylerville Public Library at 52 Ferry Street  will continue hosting a benefit raffle for the Schuylerville Area Food and Emergency Relief organization Thursday through Saturday, July 19 to 21. Donate household items such as toilet paper, shampoo or bug spray and receive tickets to enter the […]

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Community Calendar 7/5/12

Thursday July 5   Reenactment ORWELL The Retreat from Mount Independence will be reenacted on Thursday and Friday, July 5 and 6, at the Mount Independence State Historic Site, 497 Mount Independence Road in Orwell. Reenactors will go on a 26-mile hike from the Mount to Hubbardton as the soldiers did 235 years ago. Information: […]

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What a weekend

The 30th of July may well be the busiest day of the summer in the Granville area. At 9 a.m. Saturday, the doors to the Mettawee Community School in Pawlet will open, allowing people to choose among the 30,000 books in one of the biggest book sales in Vermont. At noon, the throaty roar of […]

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Help Wanted

The Pawlet Public Library is looking for a few good men … and women and children to help set up a tradition nearing its fifth decade – the library book sale. The Big Book Move is Wednesday, July 27. The transportation fleet will start loading and rolling at 5 p.m. sharp at Edi Mach’s Barn […]

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Fire Co. renews search for lost horn

By Dan King Thirty years ago a silver plated presentation horn was stolen from the Whitehall Fire Company and the […]

Town finalizes speed reduction proposal

By Dan King Back in July, the Town of Whitehall drafted a proposal to reduce the speed limits of a […]

Officials weight safety vs. freedom of Amish

By Dan King Just when it seemed that all discrepancies and arguments about how to handle Whitehall’s growing Amish population […]

Superintendent upset with test scores

Whitehall Central School District Superintendent Elizabeth Legault has been analyzing data and researching educational policy in an attempt to turn […]

Increase in traffic hasn’t led to increase in accidents at intersection

By Dan King The intersection of County Routes 18 and 21 in Whitehall has always been a difficult intersection for […]

Enerjazz to conclude concert series

Whitehall’s summer concert series will be coming to a close on Friday, Aug. 22 at 7 p.m. and to say […]

Cheerleading made an official sport

By Dan King After years of being a club sport and funding all expenditures on their own, Whitehall cheerleaders have […]

State says their own building has code violations

By Dan King New York State Canal Corporation recently stopped by the new location for Friends of the Washington County […]

Storefront undergoes rebirth

A storefront that has stood on West Main Street for more than 100 years has been given new life. When […]

W. Pawlet auction Thursday

The West Pawlet Volunteer Fire Department will host its annual auction this evening at the West Pawlet Firehouse, Route 153, […]

State orders town to monitor former landfill

The state has threatened to take legal action against the town if it doesn’t begin submitting monitoring reports of groundwater […]

Silitch named Alumni of Year

A North Granville resident has been named Alumni of the Year at a college recently ranked among the top 100 […]