Ascutney Give Back to Our Mountain Day, April 22

Nic Gomez, Tom Leach, Roger Parent and Michael Bell work to remove a rotting fallen tree. (2016 – Nancy Nutile-McMenemy Photo) The Climb Fitness Center at Ascutney Mountain and Sport Trails of the Ascutney Mountain Basin (STAB) is hosting an event on Saturday, April 22 to help clean up on Earth Day. Volunteers are needed […]

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Photos: Blake Hill Preserves, Marmalade Class

Vicky Allard, co-owner and executive chef at Blake Hill Preserves at Artisans Park in Windsor, shared her marmalade passion with fourteen people from Vermont and as far away as Long Island, NY in a master class held at the Blake Hill Preserves location in Artisan Park, Windsor. Nancy Nutile-McMenemy Photos A portion of these photos […]

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Photos: Sustainable Woodstock East End Action, Forum

The Sustainable Woodstock group hosted a gathering at the Woodstock Town Hall and asked participants to share ideas and opinions on the East End Park. The community members visited 4 stations to discuss different aspect of the park. Phil Camp Photos Sustainable Woodstock’s East End Action Group is still open your ideas, email them at […]

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Nominations Open for 2017 Vermont Tree Stewards Award

Do you know someone who is a dedicated steward or advocate for the trees in your community? Perhaps there’s a volunteer group that has developed or implemented a town forest management plan or organized events to raise public awareness about invasive forest insect pests. If so, you can help recognize their good work by nominating […]

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Photos: Peak to Peak Hike, 2016

The annual Peak to Peak hikes put on my Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller National Historical Park was held on Saturday, October 15. Participants chose from a variety of hikes guided by MBRNHP staff and volunteers traveling up Mt. Tom or Mt. Peg in Woodstock. Herb Swanson Photos A portion of these photos will appear in the October 20, […]

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Green Drinks Talk, Carbon Tax Policy In VT

Join Sustainable Woodstock for the FREE monthly Green Drinks event next Thursday at 5 p.m. in front of the Norman Williams Public Library! Hannah Huber from the Vermont Natural Resource Council will be leading a discussion on the proposed Carbon Tax policy in Vermont. There are no silver bullets to solve global warming, economic inequality, […]

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Photos: Eshqua Bog Guided Tour

A guided tour of the Eshqua Bog in Hartland was offered on Sunday, June 26, organized by Tina Barney who works with Vermont Coverts—Woodlands for Wildlife, a non-profit group that encourages the enhancement and protection of woodland habitats for wildlife. Nancy Nutile-McMenemy Photos A portion of these photos will appear in the June 30, 2016 […]

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