Jul
27
10:00 AM10:00

Vermont Invasives Patroller

VIP Workshop & Paddle – Lake Salem Beach House 480 4-H Road, Salem Lake, Derby VT 05829
* Hosted by the Salem Lakes Association

Pre-registration is required.

Please contact Kim Jensen at kimberly.jensen@vermont.govor (802) 490-6120 to sign up for a workshop or paddle.

Workshop Topics

• Aquatic plant species identification, biology, and lake ecology• Aquatic invasive species threats to native species
• Surveying and monitoring techniques
• Overview of invasive plant treatment methods and tools

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Jul
20
10:00 AM10:00

Vermont Invasives Patroller

VIP Workshop & Paddle – Farm & Wilderness Camp 401 Farm & Wilderness Road, Plymouth VT 05056* Hosted by Ninevah Foundation

Pre-registration is required.

Please contact Kim Jensen at kimberly.jensen@vermont.govor (802) 490-6120 to sign up for a workshop or paddle.

Workshop Topics

• Aquatic plant species identification, biology, and lake ecology• Aquatic invasive species threats to native species
• Surveying and monitoring techniques
• Overview of invasive plant treatment methods and tools

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Jul
4
1:30 PM13:30

45th Ice Cream Social

45th Annual Ice Cream Social, Salisbury Congregational Meetinghouse, 853 Maple Street, 
Salisbury Village. Thursday, July 4, 1:30-4:30 p.m. Cones, sundaes, homemade pies and cakes.  
Rain or shine, the ice cream’s fine. 802-352-6671.

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Jun
12
3:00 PM15:00

Erosion Control Field Days in Richmond

  • Winooski Natural Resources Conservation District (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

June 12th - Erosion Control Field Days in Richmond.  Registration through host partner, Gianna Petito at the Winooski Natural Resources Conservation District. This workshop is a repeat of the one held at Lake Eden and includes four new stations of products.  

http://winooskinrcd.org/calendar-of-events/

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LDFLA Group Paddle
Aug
12
2:00 PM14:00

LDFLA Group Paddle

WHEN: Saturday, August 12th, 2018 at 2pm (rain or shine)

WHERE: Meet at the boat launch at Waterhouses

WHO: all LDFLA members; new members also welcome!  All ages welcome.

WHAT: Gathering at Paddler’s Pub afterwards to further socialize and grab a drink and/or a bite (cash bar and food)

HOW: No sign up required!  Just show up with your kayak, canoe, or paddle board (don’t forget your life jacket!) and a desire to socialize with your lake neighbors and go for a little paddle!

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Brandon’s Legendary Nettie Jones
Aug
8
7:00 PM19:00

Brandon’s Legendary Nettie Jones

The Salisbury Historical Society, will present a pictorial and narrative of Goshen and Brandon’s legendary “Nettie Jones" (1834-1924).

A stalwart woman who survived two husbands who served in the Civil War and at the age of 65 travelled west in the winter to care for her daughter during her murder trial. She raised a family of 10 children and became a noteworthy for her love, tenacity and perseverance.  Hear her story accompanied by many photographs.

Free and Open to the Public. Brought to you by the Salisbury Historical Society, the Lake Dunmore/Fern Lake Association, and the Salisbury Conservation Commission.

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The Birds of Summer
Jul
25
7:00 PM19:00

The Birds of Summer

Join Bird Diva Bridget Butler for an evening talking about summer birds. Who are they, where are they, and what are they up to during the summer? We'll take a look at interesting behaviors, family dynamics and drama, and the transition into fall. Bridget will show photos from Vermont bird photographers and stories from her birding adventures during her more than 20 years working in conservation and environmental education. A frequent contributor to news stations and VPR, she has worked for the Audubon Society in Vermont, Maine, New Hampshire and Massachusetts, and runs her business, Bird Diva Consulting, from St. Albans. 

Free and Open to the Public. Brought to you by the Salisbury Historical Society, the Lake Dunmore/Fern Lake Association, and the Salisbury Conservation Commission.

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LDFLA Group Hike
Jul
15
2:00 PM14:00

LDFLA Group Hike

WHEN: Sunday, July 15th, 2018 at 2pm (rain or shine)

WHERE: Meet at the Silver Lake parking lot

WHO: All LDFLA members; new members also welcome!  All ages welcome.

WHAT: Potluck Nibbles and BYOB to follow at Social Committee Member Karen Kenna’s (618 West Shore Road, Salisbury (the old Tarkey’s Lodge))

HOW: No sign up required!  Just show up with your hiking shoes or sneakers and a desire to socialize with your lake neighbors and take a little hike! Bottled water will be provided to you for the hike!

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Lake Wide Community Yard Sale
Jun
24
9:00 AM09:00

Lake Wide Community Yard Sale

The Lake Dunmore Fern Lake Association yard sale brings buyers and sellers together for a community-wide event. Click here to see the yard sale map of those who are participating. You can also pick up one at Kampersville store at 8:30 on the day of the event. 

Please consider making a donation of your sales to support this free event and Lakes Alive.

Each participant in the yard sale will receive a special marker and will be listed on the community yard sale map. 

Questions, comments, feedback? Contact us: chelseasgriggs@yahoo.com

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Aug
10
8:30 PM20:30

Reading the Night Sky

Join us on the mowed field of Chris and Preston Turner’s home, Leland Road, and learn about some of the constellations and stars, mysteries and beauties of the August night sky.  Free and Family Friendly!

Rain date is Thursday, August 11th.

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Jul
23
10:00 AM10:00

Checking Turtle Traps

Checking the Turtle Traps!!

Saturday, July 23, 2016, 10-11:30 AM

Butler Residence, 87 North Pond Road, Salisbury

Using turtle shells, herpetologist Jim Andrews will briefly discuss the different species of turtles found in Vermont. After the intro, Jim will check the live turtle traps he set the previous day in the north end of Lake Dunmore. If the traps were successful, we will then handle, discuss, and release the turtles that were caught.

This is a program for kids and adults, sponsored by the Salisbury Conservation Commission, and the Lake Dunmore/Fern Lake Association. For more information contact Jim Andrews (jandrews@middlebury.edu) or Crispin Butler (crispin.o.butler @gmail.com)

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