I’m Emmy and my play is downhill skiing!

Author: Emmy Wollenburg, RiseVT Program Manager, Statewide I’m Emmy and my play is downhill skiing! I’ve always loved to ski. I love the speed and the chance to get outside during the dreary months of winter. Growing up in Vermont skiing was something that my family...

A Children’s Garden Comes to Life in Franklin

Written by Molly McGinty, Librarian, Haston Library In May, 2018, RiseVT granted the Haston Library in Franklin, VT a grant of $300 to support the activities described in our grant proposal. The Haston Library is the home of the Library’s Children’s Garden. In the...

Exploring New Food Horizons in Northern Vermont

Written by J.P. Choquette “It is easier to change a man’s religion than to change his diet.” This quote, made famous by Margaret Mead, is full of truth. There is a reason that individuals, even as adults, tend to gravitate toward or crave foods from...