Monday, September 25, 2017

And, It's Off to the Printers!

Yay! The Directory is off to the printers! They will be available starting September 30th at the 2nd Annual Town Festival at various locations!

Look for your directory starting on Saturday!!!

Thank you to all the wonderful volunteers who helped make this happen!

Bev Howe-Fluette,
Sally Harris
Patricia Waite
Beth Gorton

Thank you, thank you!!!

Lynn Esty

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Passes Available at the Weathersfield Proctor Library

Vermont Institute of Natural Science VINS (Quechee) – Admits 4 (sponsored by the Friends of the Weathersfield Proctor Library)

American Precision Museum (Windsor) – Family admission: 2 adults and children under 18, as well as 10% off in the museum’s gift shop

Southern Vermont Natural History Museum (West Marlboro) – Admit 2

Echo Lake Aquarium and Science Center (Burlington) – $7 per person, up to 4 people

Vermont History Museum (Montpelier) and Vermont Heritage Galleries (Barre)

Vermont Historic Sites Pass – Admits one family or group up to eight persons FREE for one day

Vermont State Park Pass – Admits one vehicle holding up to eight people FREE to any Vermont State Park for one day

Weathersfield Proctor Library


Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Aging at Home in Weathersfield - Resources

Aging at Home in Weathersfield

($ indicates there may be a fee)

At-Home Support:

Help With Daily Living

Dartmouth Hitchcock Aging Resource Center
46 Centerra Parkway, Lebanon, NH

Upper Valley Haven
713 Hartford Avenue, White River Junction, VT

Lifeline Personal Response and Support Services
800-451-0545 or 800-380-3111


Angel Ciofi
81 Old Center Road, Perkinsville, VT 05151
802-262-9293 or 802-295-8460 $

Bayada Home Health Care and Hospice Services
802-254-7071 or 888-422-9232 $ (possibly medicare eligible)

Visiting Nurse and Hospice Alliance of VT and NH
Home healthcare, long term care, hospice services and clinics.
603-298-8399 or 800-575-5162


SEVCA (Southeastern Vermont Community Action)
Food and shelter assistance, eviction, vouchers for clothing or household items
107 Park Street, Suite 2, Springfield, VT 05156
802-885-6153 or 802-885-1019 or 1-800-464-9951

Finances, Tax Assistance and Financial Support

Green Mountain RSVP 
Volunteers who can help with taxes, tax assistance and money management
20 Ascutney Store Road, Ascutney, VT 05030

SEVCA (Southeastern Vermont Community Action)
Food and shelter assistance, eviction, vouchers for clothing or household items
107 Park Street, Suite 2, Springfield, VT 05156
802-885-6153 or 802-885-1019 or 1-800-464-9951

Social Security Administration
(They may make an appointment to have a Vermont assistance person call you back)
330 Asa Bloom Bldg, 88 Merchants Row, Rutland VT 05701
802-775-0893 or 800-772-1213


Class in pool, also therapy pool (see web site for schedule)
140 Clinton Street, Springfield, VT 05156

Green Mountain RSVP 
Bone Builders Programs and Volunteer Opportunities
20 Ascutney Store Road, Ascutney, VT 05030

Springfield Senior Center
Call for Line Dancing Schedule
139 Main Street, Springfield, VT 05156

From Home Online



The Weathersfield Food Shelf
1879 Schoolhouse, Route 106, Perkinsville, VT 05151
Open 2 pm - 3 pm Thursdays

The Ascutney Food Shelf
Ascutney Union Church, Route 5, Ascutney, VT 05030
Open 9 am - 10 am Saturdays

Senior Solutions
38 Pleasant Street, Springfield, VT 05156

Senior Helpline
Meals on Wheels, nutritional counseling, food assistance, community meals at the following locations:
If you have any trouble through the HelpLine, call 1-866-873-8376

Ascutney, Exit Ate (8)
202 Route 131, Ascutney, VT 05156
Contact Volunteers in Action
3rd Wednesdays at Noon
Reservations Required

Hartland Recreation Center
Route 12, Hartland, VT 05048
Contact Volunteers in Action
2nd Tuesday at Noon
Reservations required

Springfield Meals & Wheels of Greater Springfield
197 Union Street (at Southridge), Springfield, VT 05156
Contact Sue Levine
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday at 11:30
Wheelchair accessible

River Valley Cafe' 
Howard Dean Center
307 South Street, Springfield, VT 05156
Contact: Donna Vargas
Wednesday and Thursday at Noon
November - May only

Mt. Ascutney Hospital & Health Center Board Room
289 County Road, Windsor, VT 05089
Contact: Volunteers in Action 
4th Wednesday at Noon
Reservations Required
Fully Wheelchair accessible
Menu at:

Historic Homes of Runnemede
Stoughton House, 46 Main Street, Windsor, VT 05089
Contact: Sandy Anderson
Meals 7 days a week at 12:30
Fully Wheelchair Accessible
Menu at:


Visiting Nurse and Hospice Alliance of VT and NH
Home healthcare, long term care, hospice services and clinics
603-298-8399 or 800-575-5162

HCRS (Healthcare and Rehabilitative Services)
30 River Street, Springfield, VT 05156



Veterans Affairs
Legal, Housing, Domestic Violence, Voting Information

Council on Aging for Southeastern Vermont, Inc. in Springfield
56 Main Street, Suite 202, Springfield, VT 05156


Mt Ascutney Hospital
Call for support groups (cancer, diabetes, etc.)
Therapy pool by referral
289 County Road, Windsor, VT 05089

Springfield Hospital
25 Ridgewood Road, Springfield, VT 05156

Springfield Health Center Walk-In Care
100 River Street, Springfield, VT 05156

Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center
Lebanon, NH

Valley Region Hospital
243 Elm Street, Claremont, NH 03743

Veterans Hospital
White River Junction, VT

Long-Term Care

Adult Day Services
266 River Street, Springfield, VT 05156

Ascutney House (in Ascutney)
5157 US Rt 5, Windsor, VT 05089

Cedar Hill Continuing Care
92 Cedar Hill Drive, Windsor, VT 05089

Davis Home
State Street, Windsor, VT 05089

Historic Homes of Runnemede (Cox, Evarts and Stoughton House)
Main Street, Windsor, VT 05089


VSNIP (VT Spay Neuter Assistance Program)
Financial assistance for neutering and vaccinating pets
PO Box 100, Bridgewater, VT 

Lucy MacKenzie Humane Society
Financial assistance for veterinary care
Volunteer pet sitters, Boarding Kennels

Weathersfield Spay/Neuter Assistance Program (SNAP)
Up to $50 off spaying/neutering of domestic pets for all Weathersfield residents. Limit 3 each calendar year.
PO Box 550, Ascutney, VT 05030
Contact: Lynn Esty

Senior Center

Springfield Senior Center 
139 Main Street, Springfield, VT 05156


Volunteers in Action, Windsor House
Transportation Needs
Main Street, Windsor, VT 05089
Contact: Martha Zoerheide

Disabled Veterans
Transportation to and from VA Medical Centers. This service can be coordinated via the Hospital Service Coordinator at the VA Medical Center in White River Junction or by calling the Vermont 802-296-5167

Veterans Transportation Service
The Veterans Transportation Service provides safe and reliable transportation for all veterans who are traveling to and from appointments. VTS also partners with service providers in local communities to serve Veterans’ transportation needs.
800-941-8387 or 802-296-9460

The Current – Advanced Transit
Four free transports per month to medical appointments if over 60 or Medicaid eligible – always free

Saturday, September 9, 2017

Shooting Ranges: Precision Valley Fish & Game Association

Precision Valley Fish & Game Association
P.O. Box 143 , Perkinsville,Vermont 05151
(802) 886-9988

Club facilities include an outdoor range located just north of the Village of Perkinsville on Route 106, and an indoor range at the clubhouse on Reservoir Road.

Thursday, September 7, 2017

Clear Spring Singers: Tina Wood

Clear Spring Singers
Tina Wood - 802-263-5547
Julie Levy 802-263-5217 or
Jenny Wright 603-543-0910

As singers who join with families at the bedsides
of those at the end of life, we believe that people
can die surrounded by tranquility, love and the grace
of music.

There is no cost. We bring a few singers to the
bedside of your loved one as a quiet vigil of song.
Our visits are not intended to be an interruption or
performance - we hope to be an unnoticed presence
that brings comfort and opens hearts.

Please contact us.

Natural Horsemanship Programs: Kate Adams

Ascutney Mtn. Horse Farm, LEC
295 Cascade Falls Road, Perkinsville, VT 05151
Kate Adams
Natural Horsemanship Programs with horses as teachers and healers
By appointment
802-738-6219 (c)

Custom Screenprinted & Embroidered Apparel: Judy Jarvis

Mountainside Graphix Screenprinting
5499 Route 5, PO Box 182, Ascutney, VT 05030
Judy Jarvis
Custom Screenprinted and Embroidered Apparel
Monday - Friday, 8 am - 5 pm
Facebook: Mountainside Graphix

Property Maintenance: Michael Barrup

Mountain Meadow Property Maintenance
2385 Route 131, Weathersfield, VT 05156
Michael Barrup
Lawn Mowing, Snow Plowing/Sanding, Excavation, Caretaking
Call for Appointment

Long Arm Quilting: Neomi Lauritsen

97 Grout Road, Perkinsville, VT 05151
Neomi Lauritsen
Long Arm Quilting: I can help you finish that quilt top!
Monday - Friday, 9 am - 5 pm