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Posted: Sunday, December 29, 2019
Whiting Library on Main Street in Chester, Vermont is honored to be selected as recipient of The Children's Book Project Grant awarded from The Pilcrow Foundation. The Pilcrow Foundation supports rural public libraries to enhance the lives of children. To receive this grant, we are indebted to the generosity of The Rotary Club of Chester, without which we would not have qualified. By this partnership Whiting Library and Chester Rotary are able to offer 72 new children's books.
Posted: Friday, December 20, 2019
Every year, the Andover Snow Riders hold a pancake breakfast to raise funds and collect food for the Chester-Andover Family Center. This event is always well attended thanks to Nick Baker and his team of snow-rider chefs. This year's breakfast was delicious and plentiful, raising $480 and collecting 110 pounds of food.
Posted: Monday, December 16, 2019
Whiting Library is very pleased to welcome Carrie King as the new Youth Services Librarian. Carrie brings a wonderful sense of community, a love of literature, and a career of service. Carrie says, "My adoration of reading, libraries and the natural world became evident as a very young child. As the new Youth Services Librarian, I am excited to integrate these appetites into the Whiting Library. Though a native of Ohio, I have lived in a few different parts of the country before settling in Chester to raise my family in 2004."
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].
Helps Vermonters put three balanced meals a day on the table. Most households get at least $50 each month for food. If you qualify, you could get a monthly payment that helps you buy more food.
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