Community calendar

Here is a list of Community & Non-Profit Events coming soon in our area:


Thursday, April 19th

The Westport Federated Church, 6486 Main Street, is having a chicken & biscuit dinner starting at 4:30pm.  Take out is available and donations to the food pantry are appreciated.

Friday, April 20th

The North Country Chamber of Commerce is sponsoring a seminar on “Hazards of Electricity” from 8am to 4:30pm at the chamber offices, Route 9 in Plattsburgh.  To register or get more information, visit or call 518-563-1000

Saturday, April 21st

The Grand Isle County Librarians Job Fair is being held from 11am to 4pm at the Grand Isle Elementary School.  There will be childcare and laptops available.  For more information, email

The Green Mountain VT Chapter #3033 of USA Dance, Incorporated is having a dance at Tuttle Middle School on Dorset Street in South Burlington with two introductory classes in Waltz and Cha-Cha.  Doors open at 6:30pm with dancing until 11pm.  All ages and abilities are welcome.

Tupper Arts is having a fundraising dance at the Tupper Lake Train Station from 8pm to midnight to support the concerts during the summer at the Lions Shell in Flanders Park.  For tickets and information, visit

Sunday, April 22nd

The Green Mountain Mahler Festival Orchestra presents “Resurrection” at Spruce Peak Performing Arts Center in Stowe at 3pm.  For tickets and information, go to

The Mooers Volunteer Fire Department Ladies Auxiliary is putting on an All-You-Can-Eat Breakfast Buffet at the fire station from 8am to noon.

Support the Epilepsy Foundation of Vermont by participating in The Big Chill at Malletts Bay in Colchester.  For details, call 318-1575 or email

Monday, April 23rd

D-A-V (Disabled American Veterans) is bringing its Mobile Service Office to the Plattsburgh VA Outpatient Center, 80 Sharron Avenue from 10am to 6pm.  Services are free to all veterans and their families.

Tuesday, April 24th

D-A-V (Disabled American Veterans) is bringing its Mobile Service Office to the Malone Wal-Mart Super Center at 3222 State Route 11 from 9am to 5pm.  Services are free to all veterans and their families.

The North Country Chamber of Commerce is sponsoring a seminar on “Safety Committees” from 8am to noon at their offices on Route 9 in Plattsburgh.  To register or learn more, go to or call 518-563-1000

Wednesday, April 25th

Behavioral Health Services North is holding a support group for all unpaid caregivers of anyone 60 years of age and older at St. Peter’s Church in Plattsburgh from 6:30pm to 7:30pm.  For more information, call Nicole at 518-324-3881

Saturday, April 28th

The Champlain Valley Office of Economic Opportunity presents “Karibu: A New American Fashion Show” from 6pm to 8:30pm at Main Street Landing on Burlington’s Waterfront.  The evening includes African drumming and dance.  Learn more at

The Ladies Auxiliary of the Jeffersonville Fraternal Order of Eagles is holding its annual Garage and Bake Sale at the Clubhouse on Route109 from 8am to 3pm.

The Second Congregational United Church of Christ of Jeffersonville at 16 Church Street is having a night of music.  The music starts at 5pm followed by a lasagna dinner at 6:30pm.  For more details, call Melody at 644-2409

The Rokey Museum, 4334 Route 7 in Ferrisburgh presents a 3-hour lecture, discussion and tour by historian Jane Williamson for tour guides-in-training from 9am to noon.  The public is also invited.  Pre-register by calling 877-3406 or by emailing

The Richford United Methodist Church is having a covered dish supper starting at 5:30pm until all are served.  Reservations are appreciated.  Call 848-3477

The North Country Chapter of the American Red Cross is hosting its annual “Fire and Ice” event at the West Side Ballroom in Plattsburgh, where Real Heroes of the community will be honored.  Learn more and make reservations at

The Vermont Genealogy Library at 377 Hegeman Avenue at Fort Ethan Allen in Colchester presents “Favorite Tricks for Organizing Your Genealogy Research” from 10:30am to noon.  For more details, visit or call 310-9285

The Hinesburg Firemen’s Association is hosting a Farmers’ Market/Craft Fair at the Hinesburg Fire Station from 9am to 3pm.

Sunday, April 29th

St. Ambrose Parish, 11 School Street in Bristol is hosting a prime rib dinner at 6pm.  Tickets are $30 and will be sold in advance only.  Go to

Julliard graduate Mark Miller will perform an organ recital at Shelburne United Methodist Church, 30 Church Street, at 2pm on the Trillium Masterpiece Digital Pipe Organ.  There is no charge and everyone is welcome.

The Eagles Club on New Haven Road in Vergennes is hosting its 2nd Women Business Owner/Crafters Expo from 1pm to 4pm.  Admission is free.  Proceeds benefit TaeKwon Do KICKS scholarships.