Community News and Events
The ice rink in Gardner Memorial Park is now open for the season. We have opened the hockey rink and skating in the bay on Lake Memphremagog. Skate Shack hours are 3:00-9:00PM Monday-Friday and Noon-9:00PM on weekends for free skate rentals, hot cocoa and warm restrooms. The ice may close on occasion due to weather conditions or soft surfaces. Call (802)334-5718 to inquire about conditions.
UPCOMING EVENTS IN MARCH
Reach for the Stars! - enjoy a guided trip through the night sky at the Lyman Spitzer Jr. Planetarium at the Fairbanks Museum 2/22/19 5pm-7pm
Date: Sunday, February 24, 2019
Time: 9:30 am - 2:30 pm
Calling all collectors - kids too! Packrats Unite! Ultimate Show & Tell. Buy, Sell and Trade, Vendors with collectibles for sale. Lunch available! Come and exhibit your collection of anything (except weapons). Steam engines, buttons, whirly-gigs, decoys, tools, toys, arrow heads, photographs, stamps postcards and books.
Free admission. Free registration. Organized by The Old Stone House Museum. Sponsored by: Parkview Garage, E.M.Brown and The Pick and Shovel.
Location: Newport Municipal Building Gym, 222 Main Street, Newport, VT
Contact: Old Stone House Museum
VACATION DESTINATION: TAKE-APART DAY
Date: Wednesday, February 27, 2019
Time: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Have you ever wondered what makes things tick? How do the things you use every day work? Join us on February 27th for Take Apart Day! Have the chance to explore the inner-workings of common household items. It’s all about deconstruction, BUT, can you take on the bigger challenge of reconstructing something exciting and completely new?This program is free with museum admission and open to ages 4 to adult. Children under 10 must be accompanied by an adult. (Classroom)-Museum-1-Upstairs Classroom (50).
Location: Fairbanks Museum & Planetarium, 1302 Main St, St Johnsbury, VT
Contact: Fairbanks Museum and Planetarium