Salisbury news for Nov. 29
SALISBURY — Saturday, Dec. 1, is the Annual Tree Lighting Festival. Starting at 5 p.m. at the town park on Maple Street the huge tree will be lit as onlookers enjoy hot cocoa, caroling and the arrival of Santa. Then Maple Meadow Farm will provide wagon rides down to the town hall where Santa will read “The Night Before Christmas” and everyone can enjoy goulash, a variety of soups, cider and cookies. All are welcome to these free events.
Starting this past Tuesday, Nov. 27, the Salisbury Free Public Library will be open on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. ; a change from the former 2 to 5 p.m. Saturdays will remain 9 a.m. to noon. Librarian Ruth Bernstein returns from maternity leave this week. Come welcome her back and meet Rosie, the newest member of Ruth’s family.
The Salisbury Fire Department is selling Christmas wreaths again this year for $25 each. Contact Ryan Emilio, 802-989-0880 or email [email protected] to order these beautiful full wreaths complete with a lovely red bow and help support the department that is so essential to our town.
The town office will close on Dec. 20 for the holidays and reopen on Jan. 3.
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