BRATTLEBORO -- Marcy Short and Sara Moore are proud to announce the joyous adoption of their son, Jacob Benjamin Short, on July 1, 2014.

Jacob is grandson to Lee and Carolyn Moore, David and Sharon Short and great-grandson to Olive Frost. Many aunts, uncles and cousins make up Jacob’s new extended family, as well.

In celebration, Sara and Marcy are hosting an open house on Sunday, July 13, from 1 to 4 p.m. at 41 Wilson’s Woods Road in Brattleboro.

All family and friends are invited to help us welcome our new member of the family.