Due to an unfriendly weather forecast, the Community Garden work bee has been re-scheduled to tomorrow – Wednesday June 28th 5:30pm to 7:00pm.
Our hope is to build four 12’x3’x2′ raised beds, line the beds with landscaping cloth and fill with top soil that has been generously donated by North Branch Landscaping and Tietgens Trucking and Excavation.
Myself and others attended the Select board meeting last night to try
and get further information on the herbicide use and logging operations
that are planned for our town. The Select board was receptive of
our inquires and have provided the information made available to their board on this matter (see below). Please read as much of the information as you can, as one resident stated last night, “This probably won’t be the last time we have to face issues like this”. Continue reading “Update on Glyphosate Proposed Use in Stamford”
Stamford Town Library Summer Hours are
Tuesday – 4-8 pm
Wednesday – 9 am to 1 pm
Thursday – 4-8 pm
Friday – 9 am to 4 pm
Saturday – 9 am to 1 pm
Stamford Seed Savers will be meeting Tuesday evening at the library – meeting starts at 5:30pm.
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Next meeting of the Stamford Seed Savers will be June 13th 5:30pm at the Stamford Community Library – please join the conversation if you have any interest in gardening or saving seeds!
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Recap From Seed Savers Table at SCC Tag Sale June 3, 2017
Helen and Stephen worked at the church event from 9am to 1pm at the Stamford Seed Savers table. It was rather windy and cool, so the table neighbor set us up with a sheet to block the wind, making it a very enjoyable experience.
We brought 50 plants and a few bags of compost to give away. People were happy to receive black cherry tomato, green cabbage and (reluctantly) kale plants, and donations were received ($42 minus $10 for the table). No one wanted a bag of compost today. Continue reading “Stamford Seed Savers Community Group Update”
The Act 46 merger vote will take place at Stamford Elementary School on Wednesday May 31st from 10am to 7pm.
Stamford Vol Fire Dept put out over 60 flags through the center of town on Monday May 22nd. The flags will remain up through the 4th of July.
Here is iBerkshires.com’s reporting from last nights informational meeting from the Interstate School District committee.
Tonight will be another informational meeting hosted by the Stamford School Board.
StamfordVT.org hopes foster a relationship with the Interstate School District Committee. More information will be posted here if / when such a relationship is formed.
There will be an informational meeting Tuesday May 23rd 7pm at the Stamford Elementary School with regard to the upcoming Act 46 vote on May 31st. Come and find out what it will mean to accept or reject The Vermont Dept of Education’s Act 46.
Click here to read the latest revision of Act 46 approved on April 18th by Vermont Board of Education and posted to education.vermont.gov on May 3rd, 2017.
The Stamford Community Church is holding their annual tag sale Sat. June 3, 9 a.m-1 p.m.
There will be a bake sale, Chinese auction , hotdogs, fried dough and pony rides for the children.
The church is also encouraging people to have tag sales at their homes in an attempt to make this a community-wide event.