For Residents & Small Businesses of Arlington, Bennington, Dorset, Glastenbury, Manchester, Pownal, Pawlet, Rupert, Sandgate, Searsburg, Shaftsbury, Stamford, Sunderland and Woodford The collection is free for residents. Proof of residency will be required. Small businesses must pre-register and prepay for the amount delivered by August 30, 2018.
130 School Dr.
Dorset, VT 05251
Welcome in Fall with a free recreational bike tour on September 22, the first day of fall. The ride is co-presented by the Pownal Recreation Task Force and the Hoosic River Watershed Association (HooRWA). The 18-mile "Figure 8" loop begins and ends at at the former Mack Molding parking lot on Route 346, at Lincoln Street. It includes an optional shortcut for a 10-mile version of the ride, or extension for an 23-mile version. (Note: the route is paved except for a one-mile section of hardpack gravel on Indian Massacre Road.) Bring snacks and water. Meet at 9:45 a.m. for a 10 a.m. start.
Rain date: Sunday, September 23, 2018, 9:45 a.m.
Leaders: Pownal resident Julie Mackaman and HooRWA board member Lauren Stevens. Contact Julie at email@example.com or 802-823-5545 by September 21 to preregister and to receive an email that morning if weather forces us to reschedule for the following morning.
Savor the autumn season at a Harvest Festival at Harwood Homestead on September 22 from 4:00-7:00 p.m. Bring the whole family to meet the animals, walk the farm and enjoy a fall feast. Harwood Homestead is located at 549 Cedar Hill Road. Rain date is at the same time on September 23.
The Discover Pownal Farms and Food Series, a community-led celebration of Pownal farms and food producers. This year's series will include farm tours and workshops, a July 4th town picnic and a fall harvest festival. Each event is family friendly and costs $5 per person. Children under 12 are free. All proceeds will support future farm and food events in Pownal. The Discover Pownal Farms and Food Series is supported by a Small and Inspiring grant from the Vermont Community Foundation and assistance from Northshire Grows. For more information call 413-346-7166.
Harwood Homestead Harvest Fest
549 Cedar Hill Road
(Rain Date Sept. 23)
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