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Posted: Monday, January 29, 2018
A recent dual meet with Burr & Burton netted the varsity "Green Machine" a 36-30 win, adding a fourth win to their undefeated status at dual meets this season. The team also racked up 6th place out of 20 teams competing at the two-day Mike Baker Classic Essex Invitational. Individual placers were Jayson Webster, Matt LaChapelle, and John Stafford Jr each in 2nd place; Lucas Saunders in 3rd; Trent Briere-Lewis in 5th place; and Peter Berlenbach in 6th place. Additional excellent effort was put forth by Skyler Congdon, Skylar Wallace, Gillian Guy, Brandon Bennett, and Bradley Bennett. Saunders' bronze medal was sweetened by his first time defeating a long-time opponent.
Posted: Monday, January 29, 2018
The Chester Andover Family Center is collecting prom wear for a special public service event to be held on April 4, 2018, prior to local high school proms. Every teen deserves to attend his or her prom dressed in beautiful, affordable prom wear.
Posted: Thursday, January 25, 2018
Now until Valentine's Day, February 14th 2018, doll artist Bonnie Watters will be offering a 14 percent discount on any of the forty plus dolls on her website: marked "BUYME". For Bonnie's returning customers, there is an additional 10 percent loyalty offered. If you see someone you want, simply call 802/875-2114 and the Bundle will be held with a deposit.
Posted: Tuesday, January 23, 2018
The 2018 LEGO Contest is taking place on Saturday, March 17 from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM at the NewsBank Conference Center, 352 Main Street, Chester, VT. The event is open to LEGOmaniacs Pre-K through Grade 8 and their families.
Posted: Wednesday, January 17, 2018
The Rotary Club of Chester, VT is pleased to announce that Chester Rotary's First Thursday speaker on February 1, 2018 at the Fullerton Inn will be Rob Mikkelsen, retired FAA Air Traffic Controller and Manager. Rob will explain the basics of air traffic control from a controller's perspective and how the system operates.
Posted: Friday, January 12, 2018
The Nature Museum invites wildlife lovers to join two one-of-a-kind animal programs with Chris Bernier, wildlife biologist with the Vermont Department of Fish and Wildlife. The first program, "The American Marten Comes Back to Vermont," will be held on Thursday, February 8, 2018, at 7:00 PM at the NewsBank Conference Center, 352 Main Street, Chester, Vermont. The following Saturday, February 10 at 9:00 AM, Bernier, a wildlife tracking expert with over a quarter century of experience, will offer an intensive workshop, "The Art and Science of Animal Tracking," on a remote private property in Andover, VT which features several different habitats.
Posted: Tuesday, January 9, 2018
At a tournament in Bristol, Vermont this past weekend, Springfield wrestlers took home some serious hardware. Seniors John Stafford Jr, Matt Prosser, Matt LaChapelle, Bradley Bennett, and Lucas Saunders joined sophomore Brandon Bennett in the "gold club" at the top of their respective podiums, while senior Trent Lewis-Briere claimed a bronze medal.
Posted: Saturday, January 6, 2018
Here are calendar listings for two upcoming nature programs at The Nature Museum at Grafton in February 2018 for local students while they are on winter vacation.
Lew Watters "Lone Apple Tree"
I have a selection of limited edition prints of the Chester Village Green, the Stone Village and historic village vignettes framed and unframed.
Call Lew Watters at 802.875.2114 or email [email protected].
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