Friday, July 13, 2012

What's Up This Weekend...

Today in Wilder VT 4-5:30 PM
Jed and Dave at the Local Legends 2009
Jed Dickinson and Dave Clark perform and will demonstrate Harmonica playing for children ages 5-12. Location: The Wilder Club and Library 78 Norwich Ave. The event is free, for more info call 802.295.6341. MAP

Today in Hartland VT 4-7 PM


Farmer's Market 153 Rte 5 from 4-7 PM
ERIK BOEDETKER & JOHNNY O perform
Map


SATURDAY in West Windsor 10 AM
The Bower's Covered Bridge Returns Home
Following the destruction caused by Tropical Storm Irene in August 2011, the Town of West Windsor has been restoring their beloved covered bridge. The ceremony to place the bridge on its concrete abutments, after much delay, will take place this weekend. Photos by Nanci began coverage of this story back in March and hopes to close the story out this weekend.



Bowers Covered Bridge Restoration
For the Vermont Standard
Image Gallery
Bible Hill RD Brownsville VT  March 19, 2012
The Vermont Standard Video


Full Length Documentary

For the backstory check out FEMA.gov Bowers





SATURDAY in Taftsville 5-8 PM 
Fundraiser for Vermont Adaptive Therapeutic Riding Program

Second Annual Benefit Dinner at Moonrise farm
At Moonrise Farm we collaborate with Vermont Adaptive Ski and Sports to provide therapeutic equine activities in Taftsville, VT.  Our mission is to enhance the wellbeing of children and adults with special needs within our community through partnering with a horse and developing personal and social competencies.
 Benefit monies raised will go toward scholarships for Vermont Adaptive students and to support our elderly equine teachers!
 5:00 pm- Equine playground opening celebration
6:00 pm- Social hour, silent auction & great music!
6:30 pm – Dinner and dessert featuring local products 
Cost:  $60/adult   $30/youth