Author Archives: S.C. Intern

USCRI Vermont Bulletin

1/15/20 Bulletin UPCOMING EVENTS IN OUR COMMUNITY: • USCRI Vermont Volunteer Orientation — Community members are invited to learn more about the organization and how to get involved. Where? USCRI Vermont, 462 Hegeman Avenue, Suite 101, Colchester, VT When? Tues., February 11, 12:30-1:30pm and Wed., February 19, 5:30-6:30pm • USCRI Vermont Current and Prospective Volunteer […]

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Burlington Pecha Kucha proposals

We’re looking for future presenters for our Pecha Kucha Burlington event at the Flynn Space. If you don’t know the format, it’s 20 slides x 20 seconds=6:40 seconds to share a presentation about something you are passionate about. Do you want to present something? Know a student or a co-worker at Champlain College that would […]

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Winter 2020 Quarterly PJC newsletter

Here is the PDF of the January/February/March 2020 issue of the Peace & Justice News. This is my last issue as I am retiring January 27, 2020 after 41 years. Have fun reading some of my history. Thank you for your interest in the newsletter. I have enjoyed producing it. Please let Rachel know what you think of […]

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Vermont Research Newsletter: Jobs, equal pay, energy and more…

Share | Tweet | Forward 2019 deer hunt numbers near record high Vermont’s deer hunting season this year was the fourth highest since 2000, with 16,479 deer taken during the fall deer hunting seasons, according to the Department of Fish and Wildlife. This is below the 19,011 killed in 2018 but above the average of about 15,000 during […]

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United Way’s Volunteer Connection listings

United Way of Northwest Vermont’s mobile-friendly Volunteer Connection connects you to hundreds of local volunteer needs. Search by age, date, county, interests or causes that are important to you. Stay connected to community needs. Go to https://unitedwaynwvt.galaxydigital.com/. January 13, 2020 By Sue Alenick, United Way Volunteer Columnist   ON THE ICE – Military Kids Vermont is planning […]

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Alive in the Forest, January 2020, VFF newsletter

ALIVE IN THE FOREST — January 2020 Newsletter IN THIS ISSUE: New beginner chainsaw workshop, Conserving Vermont’s Amphibians course, Game of Logging training, climate-resilient forests, and more. Conserving Vermont’s Amphibians Over the more than 15 years that we’ve offered Game of Logging chainsaw training courses, folks have asked us for a course designed more for absolute beginning chainsaw […]

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Understanding Timber Harvesting, Yoga with Sangha Studio, and National Crêpe Day!

Understanding Timber Harvesting Saturday, January 11, 2020 – 1:00pm to 3:00pm Hinesburg Town Forest (map)   Throughout our lives, most of us have been inundated with negative information about logging – close your eyes and you can probably picture big clear cuts, mudslides and more scenes of environmental devastation. However, modern forest management is worlds […]

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