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Events

Putney: Reading the River, A Poetry Workshop

Wednesday March 6 | 6:30-8:30 p.m. | Putney Public Library

Join Vermont River Conservancy in connecting with our riverlands through poetry. We’ll read pieces from diverse styles, cultures, and time periods, share the reflections that they provoke for us, and talk through the poetic craft moves that make them tick. Then we’ll set off to write.

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Green River Meadows

Rockingham: Reading the River, A Poetry Workshop

Thursday March 7 | 3-5 p.m. | Rockingham Free Public Library

Join Vermont River Conservancy in connecting with our riverlands through poetry. We’ll read pieces from diverse styles, cultures, and time periods, share the reflections that they provoke for us, and talk through the poetic craft moves that make them tick. Then we’ll set off to write.

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Hancock Brook swimming hole in summer

South Londonderry: Reading the River, A Poetry Workshop

Monday March 18 | 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. | South Londonderry Free Library

Join Vermont River Conservancy in connecting with our riverlands through poetry. We’ll read pieces from diverse styles, cultures, and time periods, share the reflections that they provoke for us, and talk through the poetic craft moves that make them tick. Then we’ll set off to write.

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Stick season on a Vermont river

Wilmington: Reading the River, A Poetry Workshop

Thursday April 4 | 4-6 p.m. | Wilmington's Pettee Memorial Library

Join Vermont River Conservancy in connecting with our riverlands through poetry. We’ll read pieces from diverse styles, cultures, and time periods, share the reflections that they provoke for us, and talk through the poetic craft moves that make them tick. Then we’ll set off to write.

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Rocks along a river surrounded by mossy forest

Dover: Reading the River, A poetry Workshop

Thursday April 11 | 12-2 p.m. | Dover Free Library

Join Vermont River Conservancy in connecting with our riverlands through poetry. We’ll read pieces from diverse styles, cultures, and time periods, share the reflections that they provoke for us, and talk through the poetic craft moves that make them tick. Then we’ll set off to write.

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Tree covered river in Vermont

Brattleboro: Reading the River, Poetry Workshop Series

Tuesdays from 3/26 to 4/23 | 12-2 p.m. | Brooks Memorial Library

Join Vermont River Conservancy in connecting with our riverlands through poetry. We’ll read pieces from diverse styles, cultures, and time periods, share the reflections that they provoke for us, and talk through the poetic craft moves that make them tick. Then we’ll set off to write.

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News

Confluence River Park Designs

July 9, 2019

The idea of a riverside park at the confluence of the North Branch and mainstem of the Winooski Rivers in downtown Montpelier has been a dream for many residents and city officials for almost three decades.

More public access on the White River!

July 3, 2019

Once a junkyard, VRC restored 5.5 acres along the White River.

Join us at the BioBlitz!

June 11, 2019

On Sunday, June 23rd, we hope you’ll come out and join the BioBlitz in Bridgewater, Vt!  This event is raising awareness for an important wilderness…

New Summer Intern

June 4, 2019

Emma Heffner- 2019 Stewardship Intern Joining the VRC team for the summer of 2019 is University of Vermont senior, Emma Heffner! Emma studies Environmental Studies…

LRPT Paddler Social

June 3, 2019

Join the Lamoille River Paddlers Trail crew for their 4th annual Paddler Social on June 19th.  Volunteer work party 3-5, 3 mile family friendly paddle…

Great work from our partners on the Green River!

May 14, 2019

Restoring and transforming the Green River watershed _ The Brattleboro Reformer _ Brattleboro  Great article from the Brattleboro Reformer about the work being done on…

330 trees planted on the Nulhegan!

May 14, 2019

The East Branch of the Nulhegan in Bloomfield has historically seen heavy logging, and the Nulhegan served as a log transport system to the nearby…

Face the River Audio Story!

May 10, 2019

As part of VRC’s Face the River initiative, we are taking a closer look at people’s relationships with the rivers that flow through their cities…

VRC Releases North Branch Cascades Trail RFP

May 3, 2019

The Vermont River Conservancy is pleased to release a Request for Proposals for construction of the North Branch Cascades trail along the North Branch of…

Confluence River Park Designs – We Want to Hear From You!

May 2, 2019

The idea of a riverside park at the confluence of the North Branch and mainstem of the Winooski Rivers in downtown Montpelier has been a…

VRC has a new conservation easement!

May 2, 2019

 The Karlan / Mason project is located on the Green River in Guilford, VT.  This property was severely damaged during TS Irene with an existing…

Confluence Park Conceptual Designs

January 10, 2019

The Vermont River Conservancy presented 3 Conceptual Designs for the Confluence River Park to the Montpelier City Council on January 9, 2019. Thank you for…

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