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NORSHAFT LIONS

9th annual

 

chili fest AT

 

St. John the

 

Baptist church

 

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. Girl Scouts will be on site at the church doing a bake sale, hot chocolate, refreshments and crafts


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Rhythm Hollow Stables at Taraden

12:00 - 3:00 PM | $5 Pony Rides


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BENNINGTON COUNTY HEAD START

11:00 AM - 3:00 PM

  • Make your own Penguin Thermometers
  • Free Penguin Food

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BENNINGTON AREA ARTS COUNCIL at the train station

 

11:00 AM - 3:00 PM

  • winter art show
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JOHN G. McCULLOUGH FREE LIBRARY

 

 

BOOK & MEDIA SALE

10:00AM- 2:00PM

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!


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PANgaea LOUNGE

 

CRAFT DRINKS & DINNER SPECIALS

5 PM - close


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North Bennington Variety Store

all day

  • HOT COFFEE AND HOT CHOCOLATE $1.00

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POWERS MARKET

ALL DAY

  • Tastings from  Spirits of Old Bennington
  • Cheese tasting from Maplebrook
  • Good warm up station to get a cup of coffee

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Village School of North Bennington

 

 

Winter Carnival

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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LEFT BANK

11:00 - 3:00 PM

  • Power Guru: Solar fair, Solar demo of fountain and lights
  • Electric car rides
  • Wine and cheese
  • Free acupuncture for reducing stress by Jeffrey Gordon

  • Chair Massage and Parafin hand soaks by Laura Bull


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Park McCullough House

ALL DAY

  • Snowman building
  • A fire pit with all the fixings for smores
  • Free and open to the public

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2018 paran plunge

YEAH!!!!!!!


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SOUTHSHIRE COMMUNITY SCHOOL

 

10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

  • Decorate your own sweet treats
  • Winter Crafts