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Dorset Library: Dorset Knitters

Mar 28 2023 • Time: 5pm-6pm

Dorset Knitters Dorset Village Library Are you an expert knitter? Can only knit and purl? Or want to learn from scratch? Join the Dorset Knitters at 5pm every Tuesday! Snacks (finger foods) and beverages are pot-luck style! Email: if you have questions…or if you’re interested in Loom Knitting!

Kits and Cubs

Mar 29 2023 • Time: 10am - 11:30am

Kits and Cubs Program for Toddlers and Pre-Schoolers Merck Forest & Farmland Center Wednesday Mornings 10:00am - 11:30pm A new preschool/toddler and parent meet-up group. Themed outdoor nature exploration, songs, story time, and take-home craft or project.  Warm, water-proof or water-resistant clothing is strongly recommended. Drop in or register ahead of time online. We hope to see you up on...

Dorset Library: Dungeons & Dragons

Mar 29 2023 • Time: 7:00pm-10:00pm

Dungeons & Dragons Dorset Village Library Join us for epic adventures in 2 separate campaigns. One group is running a Homebrew game while the other is adventuring through the Curse of Strahd, both are 5E games. These are for players aged 16+, drop-ins welcomed. For more information or to reserve a spot email Stephen,

Dorset Library: Kids Story Time

Mar 29 2023 • Time: 3pm

Kids Story Time Dorset Village Library Every Wednesday at 3pm. Angela will read stories!

Maple Meet-Ups

Apr 02 2023 • Time: 1:00pm - 3:00pm

Maple Meet-Ups Merck Forest & Farmland Center Sundays from 1:00pm - 3:00pm Join us on Sunday afternoons for a 2 hour sugaring tour from 1:00p -3:00pm. You’ll get a chance to see and experience our maple sugaring operations, from the trees in the sugarbush to the evaporator, where we draw off the finished syrup. Meet at the Visitor Center wearing...

DHS: Third Thursday Lunch Lecture

Apr 20 2023 • Time: Noon - 1pm

Third Thursday Lunch Lecture On Growing Up in Dorset, Vermont Dorset Historical Society Thursday, April 20 from noon -1pm DHS’s TTLLs begin at noon and last about an hour. Attendees are invited to bring some lunch; desserts and drinks will be provided. The event is free, open to all and handicapped accessible. The Dorset Historical Society’s Bley House Museum is...