Category Archives: Events in the Broader Community

News and events from Crow’s Path

February Newsletter In this newsletter: Presenting Frederick Castor Olmstead | A Sticker and a Story Summer Teacher Training | Reading Vermont’s Landscape Girls Circle | Continues through Winter & Spring February & April Vacation Camps | A few spots left!  Summer Camp Registration | Open Enrollment Until February 15 Wild Burlington Lecture Series | Return of the Red-winged Blackbird Vermont City […]

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Registration open: Green Infrastructure Operation & Maintenance Summit, Feb. 27, 2020

Registration is open for the Green Infrastructure Operation & Maintenance Summit Date:               Thursday, February 27, 2020 Time:               9:00 AM to 4:00 PM Location:         Grand Maple Ballroom, Davis Center, University of Vermont, Burlington, Vermont Join us for the day to learn about and discuss the operation and maintenance of green infrastructure in Vermont and the New York side of the […]

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Climate Change and a New Era of Geopolitics in the Arctic – 2/19/20

What is the rest of the world doing to combat climate change? What impact will the effects of climate change have on global geopolitics? Join us on February 19 from 6:00-7:30pm as we tackle these pressing questions. Hear from special guest Dr. Rebecca Pincus on Climate Change and A New Era of Geopolitics in the Arctic. Dr. Pincus is an Assistant Professor in […]

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City Market events & classes: The Art and Science of Kombucha, Valentine’s Day Yoga, and Fire Cider Making

The Art and Science of Kombucha Wednesday, February 5, 2020 – 5:30pm to 7:00pm City Market, Downtown Store (map) Start making kombucha at home! Kombucha is a fermentation of sweetened tea. In this class, we’ll learn how to make it and also discuss why fermented foods are so beneficial. Participants will take home a “scoby” […]

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VGBN – New Website + Awards Competition Announcement

We’re thrilled to announce the… launch of our new website! Visit our new website here! Thank you to our members, partners and colleagues for contributing beautiful photographs. We’re looking forward to an exciting year ahead, and hope you enjoy checking it out. The 2019 Vermont’s Greenest Building Awards Competition is now open for submissions!  Previous Greenest […]

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Public Meetings About Transportation Climate Initiative (TCI) Coming Up – Find One Near You!

Throughout January and February, Vermont state officials and regional planning commission staff are hosting four public information meetings to discuss the Transportation and Climate Initiative (TCI), a regional program that would place a cap on emissions from fossil fuel companies and use revenue raised to help participating states invest in cleaner transportation options. Modeled after the […]

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REV It Up: VT Climate News!

Facebook | Twitter | LinkedIn | Instagram CLIMATE- AT THE STATE HOUSE Unlike anything we’ve seen before, climate dominated discussion at the State House as the 2020 Legislative Session opened earlier this month. The Vermont Youth Lobby presented legislators with resolutions from the Youth Climate Congress. Watch the video here.  Representative Sarah Copeland-Hanzas discussed the goals of the […]

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Shelburne Farms news & events: A New Year, 2020 Educator Opportunities, and Forest Bathing 🌲

About • Our Work • Calendar • Support • Blog • Visit • Stay & Dine • Gather • Farm Store Shelburne Farms simply doesn’t exist without people like you. We are deeply grateful for the support of our donors and Farm community and are excited to share that we met our year-end fundraising goals! In 2019, more than 4,200 friends supported the Farm—a wonderful increase over last year. Charitable support makes […]

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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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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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