COMMUNITY CALENDAR

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



UPCOMING EVENTS:

Saturday, November 18th

Sacred Heart Church, 8 Hall Street in Chazy is having its Fabulous Fall Craft Fair from 9am to 3pm.  There will be over 25 vendors, hot lunches and a silent auction.

The Winooski PTO is hosting a Holiday Vendor/Craft Fair from 9am to 4pm at the school, 60 Normand Street in Winooski.  There will be over 125 Vendors/Crafters.

The 10th annual Holiday Showcase and Craft Fair to benefit the BFA Fairfax Cheerleading and Fairfax Food Shelf is being held from 9am to 3pm at BFA Fairfax on Hunt Street.  Entry fee is one non-perishable food item.

A meeting of the Alzheimer’s Caregiver Support Group is being held at Quarry Hill in South Burlington from 10am to 11am.

The Vermont Genealogy Library, 377 Hegeman Avenue at Fort Ethan Allen in Colchester presents a workshop on the “Filles du Roi” (Daughters of the King) from 10:30am to noon with Sheila Morris.  Learn about the 850 unmarried women sponsored by the king of France to immigrate to New France.   For more details, visit www.vtgenlib.org

The Williston Federated Church at 44 North Williston Road is hosting its annual Christmas Bazaar from 9am to 2pm.  Lunch with homemade soups is being served from 11am to 1pm.

The Swanton Village Fire Auxiliary Craft and Vendor Fair is being held at the Swanton Babcock School from 10am to 3pm.  There will also be raffles and horse drawn wagon rides from 11am to 2pm.

St. Isidore’s Parish in Montgomery is having an all-you-can-eat breakfast buffet from 6am to 11am sponsored by the Knights of Columbus Council 2610.

The 10th annual Farmers’ Market and North Country Artisans Show is happening at the Willsboro Central School from 10am to 3pm.  Admission is free.

St. John the Baptist at 222 Missisquoi Street in Enosburg Falls is having a Pre-Holiday Bake Sale from 9am to 2pm.

East Franklin Union Church is having a Christmas Bazaar from 9am to 2pm with lunch available.  Admission is free.

The Heineberg Senior and Community Center at 14 Heineberg Road in Burlington is hosting a Holiday Bazaar from 9am to 2pm.

The Northwestern Model Railroad Association is hosting its annual model railroad show at the Barre City Auditorium, Exit 7 from Interstate 89, from 10am to 4pm.  There will be over 75 tables.  Learn more at www.nwvrailroad.org

Friends Methodist Church, 78 Monkton Ridge in Monkton is having its Holiday Bazaar and Bake Sale from 9am to 2pm.

The Women of the Whiteface Community United Methodist Church in Wilmington are hosting their annual Holiday Bazaar and Silver Tea from 1pm to 3pm.  For more information, call 518-946-7007

The Winooski United Methodist Church at the corner of West Allen and Follett Streets across from the police station is having its annual Holiday Bazaar from 9am to 2pm.

The women of the Westport Federated Church, 6486 Main Street are holding a Craft and Food Sale from 10am to 1pm.

Sunday, November 19th

The Ethan Allen Homestead Museum off of the Burlington Beltline (Route 127) presents archaeologist and author Michael Jacobson with “Remembering the Battle of Fort Anne: Reevaluating the Battle’s Role in the Burgoyne Campaign of 1777” at 2pm.  Admission is free, but donations are appreciated.

The Community Center in Jericho on Browns Trace Road presents a “Holiday and Renaissance Concert to Welcome Winter” at 3pm.  The women’s vocal ensemble Anima and the instrumental group Full Circle perform.  The suggested donation is $10 for an adult and $20 per family.

Tuesday, November 21st

Rice Memorial High School presents “Stunt Nite” at the Flynn Center for the Performing Arts in Burlington at 4pm and 8pm…a tradition for 88 years.  Tickets are available at www.flynntix.org or 86-FLYNN

Thursday, November 23rd

Sweetwaters American Bistro on the Church Street Marketplace, Burlington welcomes everyone for their 29th free Thanksgiving Dinner.  The meal is free.  Volunteers are needed.  Call

864-9800.  Collected winter coats will be given out starting at 8am.

American Legion Post #20, 162 Quarry Road in Plattsburgh is having a Thanksgiving Day Buffet for Veterans and the community from noon to 4pm.  It is $20 for adults.

Saturday, November 25th

The Essex Holiday Fair is being held at the Essex Grange Hall at 120 Center Road from 11am to 3pm with proceeds benefiting the Relay for Life Team Sunflowers.  There will be over 50 vendors and Santa visits from 11am to 2pm.

St. Albans Festival of Trees kicks off with the downtown Tree Lighting and Fireworks at Taylor Park from 5pm to 7pm.  The festivities continue through December 3rd.  For details, visit www.vtfestivaloftrees.com


ONGOING EVENTS:
Through Tuesday, November 21st
The Best Western Plus and the Windjammer Restaurant on Williston Road in South Burlington are collecting gently used kids and adult winter coats, hats and mittens to be given away at the annual Thanksgiving dinner at Sweetwater’s in Burlington.  Men’s winter coats are always in demand.

November 6th through December 10th
The Fletcher Free Library invites community members to participate in the 27th annual Books for Children Gift Campaign, which provides preschoolers with new, quality books.  Learn more at the library or bookstores Crow Bookshop and Phoenix Books in Burlington.