Entries by Jeanie McIntyre

Celebration of Community Action

January 20, 2009—5:30-9PM Whaleback Ski Area, Enfield, NH   Participant Nonprofit Organizations: Connecticut River Joint Commissions, Charlestown, NH http://www.crjc.org/ Enfield Shaker Museum, Enfield, NH http://www.shakermuseum.org/ Everybody Wins! Vermont, Montpelier, VT http://www.ewvt.org/ Hannah House, Lebanon, NH http://www.hannahhouseinc.org/ Headrest, Lebanon, NH http://www.headrest.org/ Lebanon Opera House, Lebanon, NH http://www.lebanonoperahouse.org/ Northern Stage, White River Jct., VT http://www.northernstage.org/ Puppetree, Inc., […]

Images from the Celebration of Community

Just a taste of the fun we had at Whaleback on 1/20/09… (Left) Dr. Burma Puppetree’s Ann Legunn (Left) Marian Zens on the shoulders of Scot Zens, with Hallie Zens in pink and Christina Robinson at the far right Jodie Davie & her son, Joseph Pete Helm (UVLT Vice President Stewardship) and Monica Erhart (UVLT […]

Dartmouth Places Easement on Corinth Property

Collaboration with Orange County Headwaters Project and Upper Valley Land Trust preserves 700 acres in Vermont HANOVER, NH ­ Dartmouth is supporting a local conservation initiative by placing an easement on its 700-acre property in Corinth, Vermont, located about 35 miles northwest of campus. Given to the College in the 1920s, the property is in […]

Community Building Party

WHAT: A Celebration of CommunityMotivated by the Presidential Inauguration, Upper Valley nonprofit groups are getting together to organize A Community Celebration. The concept for the event stems from the New England Grassroots Environment Fund (NEGEF)‘s response to President-elect Barack Obama’s November 4th invitation to:”…join in the work of remaking this nation, the only way it’s […]

UVLT Volunteers Recognized for their Commitment

Pip Richens of Hanover, NH and Claude Phipps of Newbury, VT were recognized at the Upper Valley Land Trust’s Volunteer Appreciation Open House on November 13th. Both Richens and Phipps received awards from the land trust for their dedication to their work as stewardship volunteers. In addition to giving UVLT the opportunity to recognize standout […]

"Out My Back Door" Pictures

(Above) The Production Team of Out My Back Door: An Amateur Photographer’s Response to Nature From Left: Nancy Des Coteaux (Desktop Studio), Shiela Swett (photographer) & Steve Swett (Bragg Hill Press). The Swetts have conserved their land in Norwich & Sharon, VT with the UVLT. Shiela Swett signs books at the 10/27 event at the […]

"Out My Back Door" by Shiela Swett

Come join the Norwich Bookstore and the Upper Valley Land Trust for REFLECTIONS ON NATURE A Celebration of the Upper Valley Landscape Norwich Public Library ~ Main Street, Norwich, VT Monday, October 27th ~ 5-7pm Featuring readings of local landowners’ reflections on nature Shiela’s book for purchase ~ Local wine and cheese Or Join us […]