11:30:AM - 1:30 PM
A special feature of the Winter Festival is the NorShaft Lions 9th Annual Chili Fest. This is an opportunity to sample some of the over 25 different chilies from the traditional beef (hot, medium and mild) to chicken, turkey, venison, vegetarian, white, corn, chocolate dessert chili, etc. The Chili Fest takes place at St. John the Baptist Church Community Hall from 11:30AM - 1:30PM.
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BOOK & MEDIA SALE
The Friends of the John G. McCullough Free Library will host a pop-up book and media sale from 10:00AM - 2:00PM. This sale features high quality used books at low prices, rare and antiquarian books, DVDs and CDs. Sale specials will be announced throughout the day. All proceeds from the sale directly fund library programs, materials and services.
A special penguin themed storytime and craft are scheduled for 10:30 in the Children’s Room. Learn more about these fascinating birds with a penguin trivia game. A festive family photo booth will be available as well. All children who visit the Children’s Room will be given a free book of their choice to keep!
Do you want to volunteer? Contact Allison and she will get you signed up!
11:30AM – 4:00PM
The Village School of North Bennington is hosting a Winter Carnival when, between 11:30 – 4:00, the school will be filled with all sorts of fun activities for both children and adults. Kids can enjoy interactive STEM games, a bounce house, carnival food, glitter tattoos, games of skill and chance, a video game tournament, and much more while adults can shop at our Used Book Sale and well-stocked White Elephant Sale. Admission is free but tickets for the various fun venues are 10 for $5, 25 for $10 or 55 for $20.
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