Donations, vendors needed


Books, baked items needed

The Friends of the Townshend Library are seeking donations for their annual book and bake sale for the weekend of Oct. 7, 8, and 9.

The Friends are accepting books, audiobooks, CDs, and DVDs, but can not use encyclopedias, textbooks, or magazines. Donations can be dropped off at the Townshend Public Library during open hours. For more information, or to volunteer time or baked goods for the sale, call the Townshend Public Library at 802-365-4039.

Craft space available at Pumpkin Festival

Vendor spaces are available for the 33rd Annual Townshend Pumpkin Festival on Saturday, Oct. 14, and Sunday, Oct. 15, held on the Common from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Route 30.

Craft and artist vendors interested in obtaining a booth space or who have questions may contact Ian Harrison at 802-289-2336 or Pumpkin Festival application festivals can also be found at

In addition to the 70-plus crafters and artists offering their products, the Pumpkin Festival includes a pumpkin decorating contest for kids, a Halloween costume parade for kids and free pony rides for the kids.

The Townshend Pumpkin Festival is sponsored by the Townshend Business Association.


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