Weathersfield Kids’ Fishing Derby

WEATHERSFIELD, Vt. – On Saturday, June 15, from 9 a.m. to noon, there will be a free kids’ fishing derby for ages 14 and under at 3979 Route 131, Weathersfield, halfway between Ascutney and Downers 4 Corners. Casting practice will … Continued

Seedling exchange at Flying Crow Coffee

SPRINGFIELD, Vt. – On Saturday, May 25, Flying Crow Coffee Co. will be hosting a seedling exchange from noon to 1 p.m. This is a free event open to anyone who wants to swap seedlings and plants with your neighbors. … Continued

Vermont’s trophy trout stocking for 2019


MONTPELIER, Vt. – Vermont’s “Trophy Trout” stocking program for 2019 includes eight river sections and 25 lakes and ponds receiving the two-year old trout, some over 18 inches long. “The trophy rainbow and brown trout stocked in the Black, Winooski, … Continued

Open Garden Day and Plant Sale for The Nature Museum

GRAFTON, Vt. – Beautify your gardens while supporting The Nature Museum. Come to the home of Will and Laurie Danforth Saturday, June 8, from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. for a unique collection of perennials from their extensive gardens. Over … Continued

Fawns are arriving, leave them alone


MONTPELIER, Vt. – The Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department says deer fawns are being born this time of year and asks that people avoid disturbing or picking them up. Most deer fawns are born in late May and the first … Continued

Birding Boot Camp with the Bird Diva

Bird Diva

GRAFTON, Vt. – What is a Birding Boot Camp? It’s strength training for our eyes and ears, as well as critical thinking to help us on our birding adventures. Led by the remarkable Bridget Butler, known as the Bird Diva … Continued

Saxtons River Fishing Derby reels them in

fishing derby

SAXTONS RIVER, Vt. – Raw, wet air didn’t keep more than 50 youngsters ages 4 to 14 from casting their luck at this year’s annual Saxtons River Rec fishing derby May 4. Organizer Samantha Fletcher reported a good turnout, with … Continued

Get wet and wild with BRAT at Springfield Town Library

SPRINGFIELD, Vt. – The all-volunteer Black River Action Team presents a “bug hunt” Monday, May 20, from 5:30-7 p.m. at the Springfield Town Library, 43 Main Street, Springfield, Vt. Come get your fingers wet and explore life below the surface … Continued

Weathersfield Bow hike on June 2

WEATHERSFIELD, Vt. – The Weathersfield Historical Society will host a walk in Weathersfield Bow Sunday, June 2 at 2 p.m. Jeff Pelton – who has a background in geology, forestry, and history and who has led many hikes for the … Continued

Vermont’s summer free fishing day is Saturday, June 8

free fishing

MONTPELIER, Vt. – Vermont’s annual, statewide Summer Free Fishing Day is Saturday, June 8 this year, and it is also the opening day of the state’s regular bass fishing season. “Vermont’s Free Fishing Day gives resident and nonresident anglers the … Continued

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