What's Happening in Grand Isle County


The Champlain Islands Farmers Market presents Harvest Fest 2023! 

Join us in our annual celebration of this year's harvest!

Saturday, October 7th from 10am-3pm in South Hero at St Rose of Lima Church  

There will be no Grand Isle market on this date.

- Free family fun!

- 40+ amazing local vendors

- the freshest seasonal produce from our local islands farmers

- Delicious prepared food

- Live music

- Family friendly crafts & activities (including pumpkin painting, needle felting workshop, farmers market scavenger hunt,  games & more!)

- Free parking

Come on out and enjoy the day with family, friends, and community! There will be something for everyone to enjoy from farm products to delicious foods, unique handcrafts, and gifts!

Vendor lineup will be announced on Instagram & Facebook, so be sure to follow us for updates!


Champlain Islands Saturday Farmers' Market

Saturday, October 14th

10am to 2pm at St Joseph's Church in Grand Isle

There's always something new happening at the Worthern Library!

Weekly Events at the Worthern Library

Mondays - Cribbage 12pm A great way to learn and play this classic card game

Chess Club 3-5pm

Tuesdays and Thursdays - Mah Jongg 12- 3pm

Wednesdays - Fiber Arts Group 11am

Movie Matinee  at Noon 10/4 Asteroid City, 10/11 Past Lives, 10/18 Air, 10/25 EO

Rosen Method Movement 3:30pm  Relaxing movement to music. Floor Mat recommended  

OCTOBER EVENTS

Island Quilting Group 9:30 to 11:30am 1st and 3rd Wednesday

October 11th 6pm Charles Coe, poet writer and musician will be reading from his new book Purgatory Road

October 14th 10am Pumpkin Painting Free paint and pumpkins. Open to all.

October 16th 6:30 to 8pm South Hero Conservation Committee

October 18th 6 pm Banned Book Club Pick a book to discuss at our banned book club.

October 24th 6pm The History of Calvin Robinson's Farm presented by the South Hero Historical Society

October 25th 6pm Cooking the Books We will be coking from Shabbat by Adeena Sussman. 

October 28th 10am to Noon Macrame Workshop Join Meadow Lane Macrame to learn to make a plant hanger.


28 Community Lane

South Hero, VT 05486

worthenlibrary@gmail.com

802.372.6209 


"The Neighbors" Congregate Lunch Sponsored by C.I.D.E.R.

October 11th at Noon at the Congregational Church of South Hero at 2 South Street. 

The menu includes beef pot roast, potatoes, vegetable, fruit, and dessert.

Please call C.I.D.E.R at 802-372-6425 by October 6th to reserve your spot or request a ride. 


C.I.D.E.R. COVID and Flu Vaccination Clinic

October 17th 11am-2pm at the Bayview Crossing Community Room

In cooperation with COSTCO, C.I.D.E.R. will be providing both COVID and flu vaccinations. Pre-registration is required.  

Please call Mo at CIDER 802-372-6425 or email resource@cidervt.org to sign up.

 Remember to bring your insurance information with you.


Joe's Big Band Cancellation Update


After trying our hardest to reschedule the date for Joe's Big Band, we have been unable to find a suitable alternative. 

We are offering the following three options.


1. ALL TICKET SALES ARE REFUNDABLE AT THE CIDER OFFICE. 

Stop in at 12 Carter Lane, South Hero; Phone us at 802-372-6425; or email us at ciderorgvt@gmail.com 

 

2. SAVE IT FOR THE 2024 SHOW 

We will exchange it for a ticket to next year's show.


3. CHOOSE TO USE IT AS A DONATION TO CIDER 

Your donation is fully tax deductible.

It is never our intention to cancel events and we are truly sorry we were unable to make the event work this year.

We hope to see you next year!