Welcome to Dorset
Rustic yet Elegant Charm in Vermont’s Green Mountains
Full of New England character and energy, Dorset, Vermont is a four-season destination and home to a vibrant arts scene, a never-ending list of outdoor activities, and world-class restaurants and lodging. Dorset’s unparalleled beauty is matched only by our rich history, our residents and the diverse businesses you will find here. Nestled in the heart of the Vermont Valley in southwestern Vermont – where the Taconic Mountains meet the Greens – you’ll find there’s always more to discover in Dorset.
Green Mountain Academy for Lifelong Learning – Women Take Wilson: Celebrating Female Artists at Southern Vermont Arts Center
Jul 7 2020 - Jul 7 2020 • Time 5:30-7:00pm
Tuesday, July 7 5:30 - 7:00 pm via Zoom Green Mountain Academy for Lifelong Learning continues its yearlong "Women '20-'20" celebration by welcoming Anne Corso, Executive Director...
Wilderness Camp, for rising 4, 5, and 6 graders
Jul 13 2020 - Jul 17 2020 • Time 9am - 3pm.
After careful consideration and planning, Merck Forest and Farmland Center will offer three summer camp experiences for area kids in 2020. These camps will all reinforce MFFC’s mission...
Green Mountain Academy for Lifelong Learning Presents “SuperDuo Beaded Wrap Bracelet”
Jul 15 2020 - Jul 15 2020 • Time 6:30-8:00pm
Wednesday, July 15 6:30 - 8:00 pm via Zoom Green Mountain Academy for Lifelong Learning (GMALL) welcomes arts educator Stacy Gates to lead this bead wrap bracelet workshop....
Our Home, Our Stories
Mara Hearst of Levy Lamb
An interest in environmental issues while a student at Burr & Burton Academy (BBA) is what led Mara Hearst of Levy Lamb to farming. Climate change was a rising issue in 2008, and as she and her classmates learned that improved agricultural practices could be a huge part of the solution, Mara wanted to know […]Read More
An Artist’s Paradise
Just minutes from the Village, off the side of Dorset West Road, a magnificent marble mansion sits. You can tell it’s one-of-a-kind and nearly impossible to miss. It’s the kind of beauty that makes you slow your car and stare as you pass by, no matter how many times you’ve seen it before. The Marble […]Read More
“When we moved to Dorset 23 years ago, we found a town that values its heritage, cares about its future, is committed to maintaining a standard of quality, and offers multiple opportunities to be engaged in community life. Dorset is like a well-kept secret, known only to a few. Those who find out about it are lucky people, like us.”