Berlin Resource Line

Recorded message updated on Fridays

Call 802-552-8805

Thursday, May 16th, 2019

 

Many of you will be happy to hear that Crosstown Road is now open.

*The school board meets Thurs, May 16th 7pm in the conference room at school regarding their property.

*The Selectboard meets Thursday, May 16th 7pm at the Town office. This includes a presentation regarding the Exit 6 ledge removal project at 7:30pm by VTrans & construction representatives.

Agendas & Minutes: http://www.berlinvt.org/boards-agendas-minutes/selectboard/

*Saturday May 18th is the Drop-By Silent Auction & Bottle Drive at Berlin Elementary School in the gymnasium!  Drop-By and look at the items up for auction, make a bid, and come back later to pick it up & pay if you’re the highest bidder. Make your bids from 10am to 2pm.  Pick up & pay 2:30pm to 5pm. There are gift certificates & gift cards from local businesses, kid’s items, and handmade items from local crafters.  Bring your empty cans and bottles to donate 10am-3pm.  All of this benefits the school’s playground fund to get a fenced in area for preschool, and something new for the bigger kids to replace the play structure that was taken down last year.

*Saturday May 18th is the Opening Day Extravaganza at the Vermont Granite Museum 10am -4pm -pedal car races 10-2, outdoor family activities – bocce ball, horseshoes, corn hole, bolo palma, and croquet, and you can make your own sculpture.  Food available from Mo’s Backyard BBQ and a ice cream bar with Wayside Ice Cream and toppings from Capital Candy! Call 476-4605 for more info.

*Montpelier Touch A Truck – open to all Sunday, May 19 11am-2:30 pm at the Montpelier High School Track.   Admission $3 child -$3, $4 adult or $10 for the family.

*Voting on the members for the new WCUUSD board is Tuesday, May 21st 8am–7pm at the Town office. This is to elect members to the new school district board. Absentee ballots are available at the Town Clerk’s office

Sample ballot: http://www.berlinvt.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/May-21-2019-Sample-Ballot.pdf

*On Wednesday, May 22nd there will be Memorial Day Observances at Berlin Elementary School 1:45pm

*Planning Commission meets Wednesday, May 22nd 7pm at the Town offices.

*The Town offices will be closed on Monday, May 27th.

*May 30th 4th – 6th grade concert at Berlin Elementary 6pm.  Also LEGO art produced by all Berlin students that can be seen before or after the concert and viewed all day May 31st until 6:30pm.

*Please join me in congratulating Paul Gillies, the 2019 Center for Research on Vermont Lifetime Achievement Award Winner!  https://www.uvm.edu/cas/vermontresearch/upcoming-events

*The next Resource Line update will be Thursday, May 23rd

 

 

 

 

 

Local Links and Information:

Information and Events
Summer 2018 activities in Berlin
HOMESTEAD DECLARATION INFORMATION
BERLIN LOCAL FOODS LISTING Nov 2018
Washington County Mental Health Services …
Vermont Center for Independent Living (VCIL)
Good Samaritan Haven, Inc. Barre, VT
People’s Health & Wellness Clinic | Health Care for the …
Montpelier Senior Activity Center | Montpelier, VT
Flood Ready Vermont
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Central Vermont New Directions Coalition
Agencies Supported by Berlin Taxpayers 2018
Barre Area Senior Center
Senior Assisted Living Guidance

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.Vermont Homestead Declaration and Property Tax …
Vermont Agency of Human Services
Vermont Secretary of State Municipal Information
Vermont Agency of Natural Resources
Vermont Consumer Assistance Program
Vermont Department of Health
Guide to Vermont Online Colleges
Vermont Veteran’s Home
Vermont Income Tax Forms

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