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Green Up and Celebrate Poultney 2020

May 3, 2014

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Come join us on Saturday May 3rd for “Green Up and Celebrate Poultney 2020.” Green up the town in the morning starting at 8 am and then celebrate in the afternoon between 2 and 5 pm with free food and fun activities for all ages. There will be 17 arts and recreational events taking place at six locations in downtown Poultney. For a full program of activities and a map of the venues please click on the link above.

Scheduled activities include a 3-mile fun-run/walk tour of the Poultney Rail & River Trail; a Riparian Ramble along the Poultney River; a Woodland Wonders scavenger hunt behind the Stonebridge Inn; art displays, poetry readings and dance workshops at Stone Valley Arts; music by Phil Lamy’s Green Brothers Band with Boiled Lettuce; a craft display by the Poultney Area Artists’ Guild and a Shakespeare performance with madrigal singing by Green Mountain College students at the new Bentley Community Center; free food prepared by the students at the LiHigh School’s new culinary program; a slate carving demonstration and slate painting workshop for children; and an information session about a planned community park.

All events are free and open to the public.

Green Up maps are available at Town Hall. Volunteers looking for locations to clean up are encouraged to meet at Town Hall. For more information about Green Up activities contact Jonas Rosenthal at 802-287-9751 or poultneymanager@comcast.net.

For more information about the Celebrate Poultney 2020 activities taking place between 2 – 5 pm, please contact Matt Mayberry at 802-371-9440 or mayberrym@greenmtn.edu.

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Date:
May 3, 2014

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Poultney 2020