This page has bits and bobs of interest to the citizens of The Town of Roxbury VT. It can be notices, announcements, listings of interest, and other items. For the real scoop on what’s up in Roxbury, see your quarterly Newsy!

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Ryan Zajac, Director – Roxbury Free library
Phone: (802) 485-6860
Email: librarian@roxburyfreelibrary.org.

Sleigh Rides at Anchor Light Farm in East Braintree

The beautiful team of Belgians, driven by Derek O’Tool, pulls the sleigh through beautiful countryside with stone walls and lovely views.

Derek is a fine teamster who works the of Belgians, Bob and Ted, in the woods as a full-time horse logger. You can see their web-site at anchorlightfarm.com. Great with kids and answers all your questions, this is a great holiday option for visiting relatives.

Larger and smaller house for rent in Northfield for the winter (January to early May—Norwich semester).

Larger house: Partially furnished; ready to move in. Multiple bedrooms and bathrooms, all wood log home with pine floors, fireplaces, beautiful views, beautiful light in the house, on 6 acres, geothermal heating and cooling with propane backup, huge deck surrounded by trees. Secluded but a quarter mile from town. Two covered parking spaces included; ample additional uncovered parking. Rent is $1700 not including utilities. References and credit check required.

Smaller house: log cabin with wood stove and backup propane heat, deck, loft bedroom, two bathrooms, open kitchen/dining/living room area. Secluded but a quarter mile from town. One covered parking space included; ample additional uncovered parking. Rent is $1200 not including utilities. References and credit check required. Unfurnished.

Contact: Christiane.donahue@dartmouth.
Pictures available here: 

Wow! Our own hunters had a good Deer Rifle season.
Taylor Carroll | 5-pointer | 145 lbs
Francis Jones | 4-pointer | 120 lbs
Joseph Piarkowski | 6-pointer | 148.8 lbs
James Parent | 6-pointer | 178 lbs
Pete Demasi | 5-pointer | 117.5 lbs
Will Price | Roxbury | 8-pointer | 153 lbs
For the full listing click here. (Published in The Northfield News, 11/29/2018)

The Veterans Administration has issued a VA Pamphlet 11/2018 and a Town Report letter to all Vermont veterans. The pamphlet is also available on the Veterans Resources page.

Local Wood, Local Good
Remember, buy it where you burn it.  Buy local or use heat-treated wood when heating your homes this winter. Help prevent tree-killing pests from hitching a ride on wood bought out-of-state.

Winter Farmers’ Market at NU
The Northfield Farmers Market is at Norwich Univeersity this winter.
First Sundays of the month:
When: Dec 16 (at Northfield Middle High School), Jan 6, Feb 3, March 3, April 7.
Time: 11a.m – 2p.m
Where: Plumley Armory at Norwich University, Northfield VT.