Community Events

10 years ago:
Work on Wilmington’s new “Bank Park,” built on the site of the former Vermont National Bank and on the bank of the Deerfield River, finished early thanks to the work of volunteers and an anonymous benefactor.  According to a Wilmington Beautification...

The Whitingham-Halifax Lions Club has awarded three graduating seniors at Twin Valley Middle High School with $500 scholarships. Lion Ed Metcalfe presented the awards last week to (left to right) Morgen Janovsky, Olivia Genella, and Maria Page.
WARDSBORO- On June 25, starting at 7:15 pm, at the Wardsboro Town Hall, the Wardsboro Energy Committee will host “Dessert and Learn: Do it Yourself Home Efficiency Improvements.”
Bringing desserts to share is welcome but not necessary. The event is free and open to all to discuss no-cost...

Addy Redding, Breck Bensin, and Skye Twining
DOVER- As part of an International Baccalaureate unit of study at Dover School, a group of sixth-graders decided to address the problem of pollution and wildlife in the Deerfield Valley community.
 Breck Bensin, Addy Redden, and Skye Twining focused on the problem facing a special loon who...
HALIFAX - The Halifax Union Society meets on Sunday, June 23, 6 pm, at the church on Stowe Mountain Road in Halifax Center. Reverend Marcia Dorey will address the Old Testament story of Moses. Organist Merrillyn Courser will lead the musical parts of the service.
Donations of non...
NEWFANE- The Four Columns Inn Tavern is hosting a Vermont history trivia night, Sunday, June 23. The winners will receive a $100 gift certificate to the Four Columns Inn. A suggested donation of $5 per person to enter the trivia contest supports both the Historical Society of Windham County and...
READSBORO- The South Readsboro Community Club will hold its first meal of the season at 1359  Bosley Hill Road. They will serve a turkey dinner with all the trimmings, along with strawberry shortcake, on Saturday, June 22, from 5 to 7 pm.
The cost is $12 for adults and $6 for children ages...

Rope tow return wheels
MARLBORO- The Hogback Ski Area closed in 1986, but there is still a lot of equipment on the mountain, some of it quite large and obvious, other bits small and hidden. On June 22, from 1:30 to 3:30, people will ramble around the former ski area, discover some equipment and pieces, and figure out...
HALIFAX- Friday, June 21 is the next meal in Halifax serving at noon at the community hall at 20 Brook Road. The menu includes beef barbecue on bun, baked potato, mixed veggies, coleslaw, and dessert.
A call to Joan at (802) 368-7333 to RSVP will be appreciated.


The Deerfield Valley News

797 VT Route 100 North
Wilmington, VT 05363

Phone: 802-464-3388
Fax: 802-464-7255

Comment Here