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Community events: April 4 through April 8, 2018

Community events: April 4 through April 8, 2018

For more upcoming events, click here for The Chester Telegraph calendar. To be included in our Upcoming events briefs, email Susan Lampe-Wilson at calendar@chestertelegraph.org. Photos welcome. No PDFs, please. Notices must be received by noon on Fridays to be eligible for publication the following week. April 4: Parent dinner and discussion nights The Collaborative hosts […]

30 contestants vie for LEGO awards in Chester

30 contestants vie for LEGO awards in Chester

Thirty entrants, from 11 Vermont and two New Hampshire towns competed in St. Luke’s Episcopal Church’s annual LEGO Contest at the NewsBank conference on Saturday March 17. The young engineers created some fabulous constructions that were judged by Chester residents David Carey, Doug Edson and Everett Mosher, Andrew Pennell of Rockingham and Gurion Lake of […]

Community events: March 29 through April 4, 2018

Community events: March 29 through April 4, 2018

For more upcoming events, click here for The Chester Telegraph calendar. To be included in our Upcoming events briefs, email Susan Lampe-Wilson at calendar@chestertelegraph.org. Photos welcome. No PDFs, please. Notices must be received by noon on Fridays to be eligible for publication the following week. March 29: Local artists talk following film on their work […]

Community events: March 22 through March 27, 2018

Community events: March 22 through March 27, 2018

For more upcoming events, click here for The Chester Telegraph calendar. To be included in our Upcoming events briefs, email Susan Lampe-Wilson at calendar@chestertelegraph.org. Photos welcome. No PDFs, please. Notices must be received by noon on Fridays to be eligible for publication the following week. March 22: Hike to Lye Brook Falls On Thursday, March […]

Community events: March 7 through March 12, 2018

Community events: March 7 through March 12, 2018

For more upcoming events, click here for The Chester Telegraph calendar. To be included in our Upcoming events briefs, email Susan Lampe-Wilson at calendar@chestertelegraph.org. Photos welcome. No PDFs, please. Notices must be received by noon on Fridays to be eligible for publication the following week. March 7: Wednesday evening church services Prepare for Easter with […]

Southeast 4-H Hippology & Quiz Bowl announces winners

Southeast 4-H Hippology & Quiz Bowl announces winners

The Southeast 4-H Horse Hippology and Quiz Bowl Contest, held Feb. 10 at Springfield High School, provided an opportunity for 4-H members to match wits on several equine topics, among them, breeds and their origins, anatomy, feeds and nutrition, horsemanship and blankets, wraps and other “clothes” for horses. The event attracted 39 participants from 4-H […]

Community events: March 1 through March 7, 2018

Community events: March 1 through March 7, 2018

For more upcoming events, click here for The Chester Telegraph calendar. To be included in our Upcoming events briefs, email Susan Lampe-Wilson at calendar@chestertelegraph.org. Photos welcome. No PDFs, please. Notices must be received by noon on Fridays to be eligible for publication the following week. March 1: Conservation activist to speak at Chester Rotary meeting […]

Community events: Feb. 21 through Feb. 28, 2018

Community events: Feb. 21 through Feb. 28, 2018

For more upcoming events, click here for The Chester Telegraph calendar. To be included in our Upcoming events briefs, email Susan Lampe-Wilson at calendar@chestertelegraph.org. Photos welcome. No PDFs, please. Notices must be received by noon on Fridays to be eligible for publication the following week. Feb. 21: Conversation on local solutions to climate change Join […]

Community events: Feb. 14 through Feb. 19, 2018

Community events: Feb. 14 through Feb. 19, 2018

For more upcoming events, click here for The Chester Telegraph calendar. To be included in our Upcoming Events briefs, email Susan Lampe-Wilson at calendar@chestertelegraph.org. Photos welcome. No PDFs, please. Notices must be received by noon on Fridays to be eligible for publication the following week. Jamaica arts festival seeking vendors Jamaica Community Arts Council is […]

Area Lenten services begin Tuesday, Feb. 13

Area Lenten services begin Tuesday, Feb. 13

For more upcoming events, click here for The Chester Telegraph calendar. To be included in our Upcoming Events briefs, email Susan Lampe-Wilson at calendar@chestertelegraph.org. Photos welcome. No PDFs, please. Notices must be received by noon on Fridays to be eligible for publication the following week. Feb. 13: Lenten services in Bellows Falls Immanuel Episcopal Church, […]

Call for vendors for the 2018 Chester Fall Festival

Call for vendors for the 2018 Chester Fall Festival

Applications for the annual Chester Fall Festival on the Green, scheduled for Sept. 15 to 16 are available. High quality artists and craftspeople creating handmade work in New England are encouraged to participate. Applications are due by April 1.  Download an application and guidelines at www.chesterfallfestival.org. Participating vendors will be listed on the Fall Festival […]

13 high school seniors work toward Apple Blossom Cotillion

13 high school seniors work toward Apple Blossom Cotillion

The 62nd Apple Blossom Cotillion is three months away, but the hard work for its participants began on Sunday, Jan. 7 at Riverside Gymnasium in Springfield and will continue every Sunday until the big night on May 5. Thirteen high school senior girls and their chosen escorts will be joined by 25 elementary school couples […]

Community events: Feb. 8 through Feb. 15, 2018

Community events: Feb. 8 through Feb. 15, 2018

For more upcoming events, click here for The Chester Telegraph calendar. To be included in our Upcoming Events briefs, email Susan Lampe-Wilson at calendar@chestertelegraph.org. Photos welcome. No PDFs, please. Notices must be received by noon on Fridays to be eligible for publication the following week. Feb. 8: Six-week movement program kicks off The Springfield Town […]

Valentine's Day events: Feb. 10 through Feb. 14, 2018

Valentine’s Day events: Feb. 10 through Feb. 14, 2018

For more upcoming events, click here for The Chester Telegraph calendar. To be included in our Upcoming Events briefs, email Susan Lampe-Wilson at calendar@chestertelegraph.org. Photos welcome. No PDFs, please. Notices must be received by noon on Fridays to be eligible for publication the following week. Feb. 10: Create your own Valentine Make your own custom […]

Community events: Feb. 1 through Feb. 7, 2018

Community events: Feb. 1 through Feb. 7, 2018

For more upcoming events, click here for The Chester Telegraph calendar. To be included in our Upcoming Events briefs, email Susan Lampe-Wilson at calendar@chestertelegraph.org. Photos welcome. No PDFs, please. Notices must be received by noon on Fridays to be eligible for publication the following week. Feb. 1: Rotary’s First Thursday speaker Retired FAA air traffic […]

Community events: Jan. 26 through Jan. 31, 2018

Community events: Jan. 26 through Jan. 31, 2018

For more upcoming events, click here for The Chester Telegraph calendar. To be included in our Upcoming Events briefs, email Susan Lampe-Wilson at calendar@chestertelegraph.org. Photos welcome. No PDFs, please. Notices must be received by noon on Fridays to be eligible for publication the following week. Jan. 26: Start Your Own Business workshop The Vermont Small […]

Community events: Jan. 18 through Jan. 23, 2018

Community events: Jan. 18 through Jan. 23, 2018

For more upcoming events, click here for The Chester Telegraph calendar. To be included in our Upcoming Events briefs, email Susan Lampe-Wilson at calendar@chestertelegraph.org. Photos welcome. No PDFs, please. Notices must be received by noon on Fridays to be eligible for publication the following week. Jan. 18: Snowshoe Lower Little Michigan Trail On Thursday, Jan. […]

An ice sculpture grows in Popple Dungeon

An ice sculpture grows in Popple Dungeon

The recent low temperatures have given Peter Delaney’s annual free form ice sculpture a great start on the winter. Each year, Delaney, who lives in the 2000-block of Popple Dungeon, constructs a frame to support a garden hose that gets water – gravity fed – from up the hill. This year, he say, he built […]

Community events: Jan. 10 through Jan. 31, 2018

Community events: Jan. 10 through Jan. 31, 2018

For more upcoming events, click here for The Chester Telegraph calendar. To be included in our Upcoming Events briefs, email Susan Lampe-Wilson at calendar@chestertelegraph.org. Photos welcome. No PDFs, please. Notices must be received by noon on Fridays to be eligible for publication the following week. Jan. 10: ‘My Stolen Revolution’ screened at Rock Library On […]

Community events: Jan. 4 through Jan. 16, 2018

Community events: Jan. 4 through Jan. 16, 2018

For more upcoming events, click here for The Chester Telegraph calendar. To be included in our Upcoming Events briefs, email Susan Lampe-Wilson at calendar@chestertelegraph.org. Photos welcome. No PDFs, please. Notices must be received by noon on Fridays to be eligible for publication the following week. Jan. 4: Community activist to speak at Chester Rotary On […]