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Posted: Saturday, May 30, 2020
The Chester-Andover Family Center will hold its 2nd annual Empty Bowl Fundraiser on Wednesday, June 10, 2020, from 4-6 PM at the Country Girl Diner, 45 RT 103S in Chester, VT. While we will miss the leisurely dining in the GMUHS cafeteria, we are excited to collaborate with Jessica Holmes to have an Empty Bowl Fundraiser, Take-out Style, at the Country Girl Diner.
Posted: Tuesday, May 19, 2020
The Whiting Library is gearing up to participate in a fun-filled Green Up Vermont Day, happening on May 30th, 2020. Everyone is invited to come by the front yard of the Whiting Library at 117 Main St, Chester between 10am-2pm to pick up your official Green Up bag for litter collection so you can help make our community shine.
Posted: Friday, May 15, 2020
The Okemo Valley Regional Chamber of Commerce (OVRCC) is a resource for the business community in the towns and villages in South Central Vermont that they service. Businesses in Andover, Baltimore, Cavendish/Proctorsville, Chester/Gassetts, Grafton/Cambridgeport, Landgrove, Londonderry, Ludlow, Mount Holly/Belmont, Plymouth/Tyson, Shrewsbury/Cuttingsville, Weathersfield/Ascutney, & Weston can look to the chamber for help so that #OkemoValleyStrongerTogether is a reality.
Posted: Friday, May 8, 2020
The Chester-Andover Family Center wants to reassure the community that we are here to support and meet the needs of our most vulnerable citizens during these challenging times. Our Thrift Shop is closed until further notice. Our Food Shelf and Financial Assistance Programs, however, are open and available.
Posted: Friday, May 8, 2020
The Whiting Library announces Front Porch Pick Up will begin on Wednesday, May 6 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Front porch pick up will then be available on Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. or by other arrangements.
Posted: Friday, May 8, 2020
This is a letter of thanks to the community from retiring Whiting Library Director, Sharon Tanzer. Sharon was at the library for almost 12 years, bringing the library into the 21st century in many ways and acting as a hub for the community.
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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