Upcoming Pawlet Town Government Meetings: All meetings are open to the public and are held at the Pawlet Town Hall on School Street.
- Select Board, Tuesday, April 10 and 24, 7 PM.
- Pawlet Planning Commission, Monday, April 24, 7:30 PM
Early closing, Town Clerk’s Office, April 10: The Town Clerk’s office will close at 3 PM, Tuesday, April 10. Regular office hours will resume Wednesday, April 11. Thank you, Deb Hawkins, Town Clerk, 802-325-3309 x1
Mettawee Unified School Board Organizational Meeting, Tuesday, April 10, 7:30 PM, Mettawee Community School, West Pawlet: Come early for cake at 7 PM to celebrate the new unified school district. The organizational meeting will be called to order at 7:30 by John O’Keefe from the State Board of Education. All are welcome to attend. Meeting agenda includes: election of Board officers, election of 3 BRSU Board representatives, appointment of Truant Officer, designation of posting locations and a newspaper, establishment of stipend payment dates for board officers as well as for school directors; public comment, report from the Superintendent of Schools (FY19 budgets), and a board update.
Employment Opportunities: The Town of Pawlet is seeking applications for two positions – a property assessor and an equipment operator for the Highway Department. Full job descriptions are available at https://pawlet.vt.gov/employment-opportunities/
Coffee Time with Vermont State Representative Robin Chesnut-Tangerman, Pawlet Library, Saturdays, April 21, and May 19, 10:00 AM – 12 PM. Stop in and chat with Robin over a cup of coffee, and then browse for a good book.
Special Event: Linda Radtke presents “Vermont’s Musical Ladies”
Tuesday, May 1, 2018, 7 PM, Pawlet Town Hall:
Singer and researcher Linda Radtke, joined by pianist Arthur Zorn, explores the contributions of Vermont women to the traditions of parlor songs, women’s club music contests, and social reform efforts. Oceana Judah, Diane Martin, Edwina Flint, and Helen Hartness Flanders represent the richness and invention of female composers included in the sheet music collection of the Vermont Historical Society.
Pawlett Historical Society, Thursday, May 10, 2018, 7 PM: Our monthly board meetings are held every second Thursday and are open to the public. From May through August we meet at the Chriss Monroe Chapel on Cemetery Hill Road in the Pawlet village center; from September through April our monthly meetings are at the Pawlet Public Library on School Street in the Pawlet village center.
Spring Community Yoga Classes, Pawlet Town Hall: Join Lindsey Cassidy and Brooke Hughes-Muse for a 6-week yoga series March 24 – May 6 (no classes April 14, 15). Classes will be held on the second floor of the Pawlet Town Hall and are appropriate for all levels.
Saturdays: 9:00 AM-10:15 AM Vinyasa Flow
Sundays: 4:00-5:15 PM Slow Flow Yoga
Healthy Meals at the Pawlet Food Pantry: Frozen prepared meals, healthy and free, are available at the food pantry for those in need every other Friday at the Pawlet Community Church, junction of Rtes. 30 & 133 in Pawlet Village. Please note pantry is open only one hour the first Friday of each month and two hours other Fridays. Unable to make it to pantry or do you know of anyone in need? We can help! Call: 802-867-2409. Meals are provided by The Grateful Hearts non-profit food program.
Food Pantry Seeks donations: Monetary donations can be mailed to: The Pawlet Community Church, PO Box 116 Pawlet, 05761. Attention: Tim Bryant. The Pawlet Community Church is deeply grateful for your support.
Rutland Area Visiting Nurse offers monthly community health clinics: The Rutland Area Visiting Nurse Association & Hospice sponsors a wide range of clinics for area residents and businesses, including health education, screening, testing, and adult immunizations. For more information visit http://vermontvisitingnurses.org/events/categories/rutland-area/ to learn about their flu and foot care clinics; cholesterol, diabetes and blood pressure screenings; and many other important services.
2018 Household Hazardous Waste Collection Events: This service is free to residents of the Solid Waste Alliance Communities, including Pawlet. Proof of residency may be required.
- Saturday, April 14, 2018, 8:30 AM–12:30 PM, Rutland Town Transfer Station, in Northwood Park off Post Road Extension, Rutland
- Saturday, April 28, 2018, 8:30 AM – 12:30 PM, Fair Haven Transfer Station, Fair Haven Avenue (off West Street), Fair Haven
- Saturday, October 13, 2018, 8:30 AM – 12:30 PM, Rutland Town Transfer Station, in Northwood Park off Post Road Extension, Rutland
Pawlet Residents: New this year, a shared household hazardous waste event with the town of Dorset. Saturday, September 15, 2018, 9:00 AM -1:00 PM, Dorset School, 130 Dorset Road, Dorset, VT