Wardsboro Vermont
a website about Wardsboro,Vermont 05355

WARDSBORO, VERMONT, home of the delicious heirloom and official State Vegetable - the  Gilfeather Turnip - was settled circa 1779 by Samuel Davis and his wife from Milford, Massachusetts. It was granted and chartered on November 7, 1780 to William Ward of Newfane, the man for whom the town was named Wardsborough, together with 62 others.  Read more...>

Important phone numbers..>

Meeting days and times...> JOBS open for Town...>

 

Frequently asked questions...>

List of links to local committees, groups, and places...>

Sign up for Take Out for the Annual Hunter's Supper...>

Books about Wardsboro ...>

All about the famous Gilfeather Turnip and free recipes...>

Things and news Around town
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You now have to dial 802 with every LOCAL call.

PUBLIC HEARING

Monday, November 8, 2021, 5:30pm at the Wardsboro Town Office, 71 Main Street and Online at: https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/596598341. You can also dial in using your phone. United States (Toll Free): 1 877 309 2073, Access Code: 596-598-341.The purpose is for Public Comment on the Following Proposed Amendments to Wardsboro Town Plan:• Village Center Designation• Inset maps—habitat connector (connectivity blocks)• Fire Protection• Emergency Medical Services. Written comments can be sent to wardsboropc.sebastian@gmail.com or mailed to: Wardsboro Planning Commission, PO Box 48, Wardsboro, VT 05355.

 

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Federal Money for Wardsboro ARPA. - read more...>

A public informational meeting will be held at the Wardsborp town hall on Thursday, November 4 at 7:30 pm to help citizens understand more about ARPA.

Wardsboro Rescue Holiday Dedication Tree - $5 donation - read  more...> (print out a form to make a donation)

Food Pantry Special Notice

You must sign up for these dates in advance - note the special dates below.

Thanksgiving distribution will be held on
Monday, November 22nd -- Sign-ups will be until November 15th.
Christmas distribution will be held on
Monday, December 20th -- Sign-ups will be until December 15th.
For more information call 802-874-4175; leave a message if no answer.

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Saturday November 13

Take Out Hunter's Supper

Click here to print out your own copy of the menu and info on how to pre-order.

Insider’s Tip: Pre-orders are welcome!

Call 802-896-6081(landline) or e-mail wardsboroturkeysupper@gmail.com

Please indicate approximate pick-up time

and provide good call back phone number.

A Benefit to Support Wardsboro Fire and Rescue  Department

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News and Updates on things in Wardsboro  - read more...>

The Wardsboro Knitting Circle meets Wednesdays from 2:30 to 4pm at the Wardsboro Public Library. All levels are welcome and free supplies are available.

Wardsboro Rescue Holiday Dedication Tree - $5 donation - read  more...> (print out a form to make a donation)

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ADVERTISEMENT   Gallagher Close Farm is committed to building a nursery business that will help you design your dream garden and offers high quality seedling, plant and tree options that include heritage varieties not found in many nurseries. Our farm is nestled in a valley of the Green Mountains in Southern Vermont. Our Zone 4 location means that we must find robust and sturdy plants that will survive our snowy winters. We are within a short distance to gardeners in Zone 5, so we also offer plants accommodating that zone. We can aid the landscaper, resident or second homeowner in obtaining hardy plants, shrubs or trees that will flourish in your garden - read more...>

214 Stratton Arlington Road, West Wardsboro  802 896 6400

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From the Bucketville News June 2021 - Town and School Annual Meetings-Outcomes

read more here...> (small file, 200KB or less)

Read more about town business...>

The Town of Wardsboro is seeking applicants  - read more...>

(or PRINT A COPY of the job descriptions -- click here...>)

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Read the current issue of the Bucketville News - for free - here...>

(it's a large file, may take time to download)

Get a free email subscription to the Bucketville News...subscribe here...>

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Winter Clothing Drive and Distribution

The Wardsboro Yoked Parish will be distributing new and used winter clothing on Monday, December 20, 2021, from 6-8 pm., at the Methodist Church on Main St.i n Wardsboro. Donations of winter clothing items are being gratefully accepted and may be brought to the Methodist Church any day of the week and left inside the front door. Items may include: Winter hats, gloves, mittens, scarves, ear warmers, of all sizes Winter coats, sweaters, sweatshirts, pants, shirts, socks—children’s, men, and women’s sizes Blankets, comforters, quilts.

Here are some places to get support in Wardsboro.

Wardsboro Township Volunteer Health Clinic - details + schedule...>

Wardsboro-Jamaica Food Shelf - details + schedule...>

Wardsboro Yoked Parish - read more...>

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ADVERTISEMENT Visit the Stratton Parsonage, a short pleasant ride from West Wardsboro out the Stratton-Arlington Road. You will love meeting Lorraine Weeks-Newell and spending hours in her American Country Style gift shop - New stock! Amish Furniture. 802 896 6272  - read more...>

Featuring: Wardsboro-made MAPLE products of Newell Hill Farm.

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FUNDRAISING    2021 ANNUAL APPEAL TO FUND THIS WEBSITE - NOT A TOWN FUNDED SERVICE

Dear Readers, Since 2015, I have single handedly maintained the website wardsborovermont.com as a community service. The Town of Wardsboro has no official website for town business. Wardsborovermont.com is not a municipal website - read more...>

​THANK YOU! With a recent donation, and the renewal of ads, this site is now 7/8ths funded for 2021.Thanks to everyone who helps support this community site!!!

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Where to get free WiFi in Wardsboro - details and locations...>

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ADVERTISEMENT  Local Maple Syrup and Maple Products

Newell Hill Farm, West Wardsboro, Vermont, est. 1799

Brent Newell

Visit www.newellsugarhouse.com or email

Shop in person for Newell Hill Farm Maple Syrup at The Stratton Parsonage

MAIL ORDER Maple Syrup directly from the farm.

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OPEN - COME INSIDE Tuesday 10am to 4 pm; Wednesday10 am to 4 pm; Thursday 2pm to 7 pm; Saturday 9am to 2 pm

About the Wardsboro Public Library ...>

NEW! The Wardsboro Knitting Circle meets Wednesdays from 2:30 to 4pm at the Wardsboro Public Library. All levels are welcome and free supplies are available.

BOOK SALE ON NOW INSIDE - Wardsboro Public Library - read more...>

How to get a new library card ...> (even when the library is closed)

Search for a book in the library's collection...>

Open Public Meeting Trustees of the Library once a month.  

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FUNDRAISING    2021 ANNUAL APPEAL TO FUND THIS WEBSITE - NOT A TOWN FUNDED SERVICE

Dear Readers, Since 2015, I have single handedly maintained the website wardsborovermont.com as a community service. The Town of Wardsboro has no official website for town business. Wardsborovermont.com is not a municipal website - read more...>

THANK YOU! With a recent donation, and the renewal of ads, this site is now 100% funded for 2021.Thanks to everyone who helps support this community site!!!

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