Community calendar

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


UPCOMING EVENTS

Thursday, June 21st

The Binghamville United Methodist Church in Fletcher is having a roast pork supper starting at 5pm.  For reservations, call 849-2120.

The Westport Federated Church on Main Street is having a roast pork dinner starting at 4:30pm with take-out available.  Donations of non-perishable food items for the Westport Food Pantry are also appreciated.

The North Country Chamber of Commerce is holding its monthly Business after Hours at Lake Champlain Pools, Spas and Stoves, 106 Boynton Avenue in Plattsburgh from 5:30pm to 7pm.

Saturday, June 23rd

The Georgia United Methodist Church is holding its annual Strawberry Shortcake Supper with servings at 4:30pm and 6pm.  For reservations, call 893-4413

A multi-family lawn sale is being held at Rice Hill Methodist Church, Route 78 and Rice Hill Road in Highgate Center from 9am to 2pm.

The Milton Promise Community Mural event where young people assist in painting the dugouts at Bombardier Park is happening from 9:30am to 4:30pm.  Learn more at www.miltonartistsguild.org

The United Methodist Church at 129 Mountain Road, Route 171, in Tuftonboro, New Hampshire is having a roast pork dinner at 5pm.  For reservations, call 569-2097.

Friday through Sunday, June 22nd – 24th

The Vermont Quilt Festival, New England’s largest and oldest quilt event, is being held at the Champlain Valley Expo in Essex Junction from 9am to 5pm Friday and Saturday and 10am to 3pm on Sunday.

Saturday and Sunday, June 23rd & 24th

Babbie Rural and Farm Learning Museum, 250 River Road in Peru is having a Homesteading and Woodworking weekend from 10am to 4pm both days.   Antique chainsaw and woodworking demonstrations are part of the family fun.  Go to www.babbiemuseum.org

In honor of Ethan Allen Day, experience the Vermont Frontier at the Ethan Allen Homestead Museum off of Burlington’s Belt Line.  The weekend features craft, cooking, lifestyle and trade demonstrations plus
re-enactors.

Sunday, June 24th

The annual St. Peter’s Church Festival is taking place at Seton Academy in Plattsburgh from 11am to 4pm with a giant book sale, an auction, great food and fun for the whole family.

The Jeremy Boquet Foundation is hosting a motorcycle ride to benefit Camp Exclamation Point.  The ride begins and ends at Green Mountain Harley Davidson in Essex Junction with lunch on the return.  Registration is at 9am and the ride gets underway at 10am.  Learn more at www.jeremys.ride.org

The March for the Babies is the March of Dimes biggest fundraiser and it takes place at Airport Park in Colchester from 9am to 12:30pm.  Register at www.marchforbabies.org

Billings Farm and Museum in Woodstock is having its 35th Anniversary Celebration with hands-on activities, music, food, a farm animal parade, special guests and more.  Admission is free.

Fletcher Free Library in Burlington presents “Cool Science! Meteorites” for all ages from 3pm to 4pm.

Tuesday, June 26th

The City of Plattsburgh Police Department and Attorney General Barbara Underwood are holding a “Community Gun Buy-Back” at the Crete Memorial Civic Center from 9am to noon.  Guns must be unloaded and no questions are asked.

Wednesday, June 27th

The Caregiver Resource Center of Clinton County is hosting 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 Mary at 518-324-3881

The Rouses Point 4th of July parade is happening on July 1st.  Those wishing to participate must register by June 27th to American Legion Post 912.  For more details, call 518-297-5441

Thursday, June 28th

The United Church of Milton is having its annual Strawberry Supper starting at 5pm until all are served.

Plattsburgh United Methodist Church at 127 Beekman Street is having its 37th annual Strawberry Festival from 11am to 7pm.

Friday through Sunday, June 29th – July 1st

The 5th annual ALS Raising Hope Garage Sale is taking place at the Town of Jay Community Center from 8am to 4pm each day.