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Weathersfield Proctor Library-The ADA bathroom construction continues please visit the library website for updates: http://www.weathersfieldproctorlibrary.org/. Good news, the Blood Family portraits have been returned along with the other photographs that were being cleaned after the mold remediation project. Library Director Mark Richardson has hung them in the library for everyone to enjoy.
More images of the construction progress: http://www.weathersfieldproctorlibrary.org/p/ada-bathroom-construction.html
National Geographic GeoBee at WS-Congratulations Johnathan MacLachlan. The
Weathersfield School’s Top 10 National Geographic Bee’s finalists
were: fifth grader Zed McNaughton; sixth grader Aria Yuengling; seventh graders
Garrett Corliss, Johnathan MacLachlan, Jasmine Martens, and Morgan McKeen; and
eighth graders Conner Hart,
Snyder, and Gunnar Waters, they competed in a school-wide Geography Bee on
Thursday, Dec. 10. The two finalists, Ozzie Jewett and Johnathan MacLachlan, battled
into in the championship round until the winner, Johnathan MacLachlan, was
named. He will advance to the next level of the competition, a written
examination to determine eligibility as a state competitor. The state competition
will be held on Friday, Apr. 1, 2016. The National Geographic Society will
provide an all-expenses paid trip to Ozzie
Jewett, Virginia , for state winners to
participate in the Bee National championship rounds May 22 - 25, 2016. Washington,
School Board Meetings and Budget Advisory Meetings Announced The WS Budget Advisory Committee (BAC) will hold its first meeting on Tuesday, Dec. 29 1 p.m. at school in the conference room. The WS School Board will be meeting on Jan. 7 at 6 p.m. in the AP Room to review the FY 17 budget with the BAC. The WS School Board will meet on Monday, Jan. 11 6:30 p.m. in the AP Room to finalize the budget.
WS Welcomes New Art Teacher Linda Reeves-Potter. Linda started work on Thursday, Dec. 17 and will be at the school Wed–Friday, beginning Jan. 6.
Get Out And About:
Soup Kitchen Meal in
Dec. 24, Dec 28, 29 4-5 p.m., Claremont 53
Central St. Free. 603-543-3290.
Christmas Illuminations in
5-9 p.m., La Salette Shrine, 410 Route 4A. Nativity display open 4-8:45 p.m.
daily. Free. 603-632-7087. Enfield
Christmas Eve Candlelight Celebration Service in
Thursday, Dec. 24 7 p.m. Brownsville
Community Church Christmas Eve Candlelight Service will include musicians,
singers and a special children’s message. Each child will leave with a
gift that evening. The music and the message, “A Christmas Blessing”, promise
to make this service very memorable. The Brownsville Brownsville
is located at 66
Brownsville-Hartland Road, between Albert Bridge
School and the . For
more info call 802-484-5944, email email@example.com
or visit www.brownsvilleumc-vt.org. All
are welcome. West Windsor
Christmas on the Farm in
a.m.-4 p.m., Billings
Farm & Museum, 69 Old River
Road. A 19th century Christmas includes making
ornaments, visits to the dairy farm and horse-drawn wagon or sleigh rides $4-$14, under 2 free. Call for holiday times 802-457-2355.
Ice Skating in
p.m., Wendell A. Barwood Arena, Hartford 45
Highland Ave. $5. Call for holiday week skate
Christmas Dinner in
Windsor December 25
Noon-2 p.m., ,
Old South Church Main Street.
Free. 802-674- 6032.
Machine Madness in
Norwich Dec. 27 1-3
p.m., , Montshire Museum 1 Montshire Road. Annual family
engineering event links together multiple homemade machines. Free for families
with registered machines $11 or $14,
under 2 free. 802-649-2200.
Mary Poppins in White Rive Junction-Northern Stage White River
Nov. 18-Jan 3. Call 802.296.7000 for tickets. Junction VT
Yoga is becoming more accessible in the area-In Weathersfield: Tuesday nights,
in Ascutney practice Sivananda
& Flow Yoga with Charlotte McIntyre from 5:30-6:30 p.m.. For info
or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Weathersfield Town Hall Claremont, NH: The Ahimsa Yoga Center is located
at 140 North Street,
across from . To find out more
about Ahimsa, please visit www.ahimsanh.com Barnes
Valley Court Diversion Programs-Volunteer are needed in Weathersfield/Springfield areas to work with low level offenders in the community. The organization embraces the principles of restorative justice. As a volunteer, you will hear participant's stories and help create a restorative contract with them. The group meets once a month at the Springfield Police Department, your commitment will require about 3 hours a month. Training is provided. For more information please visit our website at www.vcdp.org or call Maureen at 802-295-5078 #10.
Food Shelf -The Food Shelf will be moving soon to the 1879 School House in Perkinsville. Watch for move signs. The Weathersfield Food Shelf is located at 7303 Route 131 - the former "World of Discovery" daycare. Thanks to the generosity of their donors, the Weathersfield Food Shelf will now be open every Thursday from 4-5 p.m.
Senior Exercise Program in Ascutney-FREE sponsored by RSPV- Wednesdays 10-11 a.m. in basement of Martin Memorial Hall, Route 5,
Classes are led by Geraldine
Rudenfeldt. If interested call 674-5254 for more information. Ascutney,
Weathersfield Proctor Library, Hours: Wed 10-8 p.m.; Thurs & Fri noon-6 p.m.; Sat 9-1 p.m. FREE Programs-FREE Computer Tutor - Fridays 10:30 - 11:30 a.m. Story Hour with Jordan: Wednesdays at 2 p.m.
Volunteers in Action (VIA) is looking for volunteer drivers. VIA is an organization that drives people to doctor's appointments, usually at
or DHMC and
occasionally grocery missions. Your mileage is reimbursable. Please
call VIA at (802) 674-5971 ask for Martha or Scottie. Mt. Ascutney
Need to Find a Business in Weathersfield: http://www.weathersfielddirectory.org/
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