Friday, October 16, 2009

Cavendish Update 10/16/09 News/Classifieds

This issue of the Cavendish Update is made possible by the Cavendish Community and Conservation Association (CCCA), a non-profit membership organization that is dedicated to the conservation of land and natural resources and to the preservation of historic sites within the context of sustainable economic growth. FMI: PO Box 605, Cavendish VT 05142 or 802-226-7736

The 10/16/09 Cavendish Update Contains
1. Cavendish Related News
2. Basin 10 (Black River Watershed Council
3. “Winter” Art Wanted for Group Show
4. Classifieds

1. Cavendish Related News
Eagle Times Returns

Rutland Movieplex Closed

BC/BS Covering cost of flu vaccine

On-line editions of local papers

Rutland Herald

The Vermont Journal

2. Basin 10 (Black River) Watershed Council
Formed in spring 2008, the Basin 10 Watershed Council (includes the Black and Ottauquechee Rivers) is the main body guiding the basin planning process. The open ended Council, is comprised of volunteers and local watershed constituents that are guided and supported by the DEC Watershed Coordinator. Council meetings are held on the 3rd Tuesday of each month and all are welcome and encouraged to attend.

Topics addressed by the Watershed Council to date include: uses and values of surface waters, fisheries, dams, roads, buffers, and agriculture. The next meeting of the Council will be on Tuesday, October 20, 6:30 pm at the Cavendish Town office. The topic covered will be water quality conditions based on monitoring results gathered over the past years. They will discuss physical, chemical and biological conditions. Concerns, recommendations and suggested actions on improving water quality in the future are welcome.

FMI: Marie Caduto, Watershed Coordinator 885-8958 or Website

3. “Winter” Art Wanted for Group Show
The Cavendish Fletcher Community Library is sponsoring a group art show on the theme of “winter” in the Redfield Proctor Room of the Cavendish Fletcher Community Library for the months of December 2009 and January 2010.

Artwork, which must be on the theme of winter, may be of any media but must be able to be hung on a wall or displayed on a shelf. Depending on the number of entries, artwork may be displayed for up to eight weeks.

FMI: including directions on submitting your piece, contact Kata at 226-7503.

4. Classifieds
Free Large round parakeet cage with all the necessities, some toys and a generous supply of high quality seed! Call Robin at 226-7736

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