Green Mountain College’s annual tradition where students and community members come together to say “thank you” is in its fourth year! Encourage your friends to participate throughout the day on Tuesday as we eat together, volunteer together, and dance together! All meals, workshops, and events are free to the community. The schedule:
Breakfast: 7-9 a.m. Poultney Methodist Church. Homemade sausage, biscuits and local eggs will be served up with coffee and juice!
Info Table: 8-10 a.m. Poultney Public Library. Have questions? Find volunteers here!
Gratitude Journals: 11-2 p.m. in Withey Hall. Come decorate your gratitude journaland make an entry for someone you love! Take it home with you!
Lunch: 11:30-1:30 p.m. St. Raphael’s Church. Join Poultney High School and GMCfor soup, bread and apple crisp!
Soap-making: 1-2:30 p.m. Cerridwen Farm House. Learn how to make homemade soap!
DIY Home Products: 1-2:30 p.m. in Withey Hall. Learn how to make homemade cleaning products.
Tree Nursery Help: 1-4 p.m. in the GMC Back Parking Lot. Volunteer with the Native Plant Nursery to protect winterize the plants in the garden and greenhouse for winter.
Dinner: 4:30-6:30 p.m. in Withey Hall. A special meal with delicious local ingredients and an opportunity to get to know students better! Dinner tickets will be available for the first 100 people at the door of the College’s dining hall.
Indigenous Speaker: 7-8 p.m. The Gorge. Land Defender Vanessa Gray from Aamjiwnaang First Nation near Sarnia, Ontario’s “Chemical Valley,” will be speaking. Gray co-founded Aamjiwnaang & Sarnia Against Pipelines and is facing charges for non-violent direct action against the Enbridge Line 9 Pipeline.
Contra Dance: 8-11 p.m., East Room. Dance the night away with live music and a caller!
Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information or with questions on how you can participate.