Eat Dessert First on Saturday!

It’s hard to beat the Midd Summer Fest, an annual celebration of some of the finest products of Vermont: beer, wine, spirits, cider, cheese and other delicious foods, but Saturday August 2ⁿᵈ just got even better. Before heading into Middlebury for Midd Summer Fest, head to Cornwall for the Second Annual Blueberry Festival and start your day off [...]

A special message from Ilsley Library

“Ilsley Library will be closed next Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, July 28th-30th, due to critical roof and attic work that requires closure. We expect to re-open Thursday, July 31st at 10:00am.  The 10:30am Wednesday Summer Reading Program ticketed event with Homeward Bound has been moved to the gym at the town offices.  All other programs [...]

breastfeeding news


August is World Breastfeeding Month so there’s a plethora of support activities happening around the state. In Addison County you’ll find WIC Breastfeeding Peer Counselors and other community breastfeeding supporters at several events in August! Farmers Markets Farm to Family Coupon Distribution dates: Bristol Farmers Market on July 26 from 10-1pm Vergennes Farmers Market on July 31 [...]

grassroots soccer

Get your teams together and sign up for the Midd4Kids Middlebury Union High School – Grassroot Soccer (GRS) 3v3 Tournament! You must register as a team, and teams may have up to six (6) players. There will be divisions for Middle School, High School and Adults. All teams are guaranteed three round robin games.  Date/Time: Saturday, August [...]

playground open


Good news, the Mary Hogan Elementary playground in Middlebury is open again and looking quite spiffy! Please share your thoughts; so far we’ve heard that it’s surprisingly toddler-friendly and big kid approved as well.


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So much to do, so little time! Summer is flying by, so be sure to take advantage of these long days while they last! Friday – declare tonight a family movie night either inside at Ilsley (yea A/C) or outside at Branbury (yea nature). Saturday – pick up unique gifts for family and friends at the Middlebury Art on [...]

news from the middlebury farmer’s market

Extra events and activities are coming to the Middlebury Farmer’s Market starting this weekend! This Saturday, July 19 Addison County Readers, Inc. is bringing the Imagination Library, to the Middlebury Farmers’ Market for Storytime at the Market. Reading, book give-aways and two story times will make this weekend’s trip to the Market extra special. Story times are at 10:30 [...]