Welcome to Shaftsbury!
~ Official Website of the Town of Shaftsbury, Vermont ~
Welcome to Shaftsbury, Vermont – right next to everything. Forest hiking, local food farms, historic architecture – you don’t even have to leave the city limits. Covered bridges, colleges, arts and culture – you could get there by bicycle. New York, Boston, Montreal – half a day’s drive. Or don’t go anywhere – step out your door at night and let our dark skies bedazzle you with brilliant stars, planets and the Milky Way. Shaftsbury offers the beauty and quiet of rural living with city convenience within easy reach.
Discover: Our history, historic buildings, and what “makes us tick” as Shaftsbury folks. A proud heritage that goes back over 200 years.
Farm to Table: Our local agriculture, a heritage of farming, farm stands and area farmers markets. A bucolic landscape defined by a history of working the land.
Explore: Hiking trails, regional fishing map, hunting information, our Green Mountain National Forest and much more. Plus a bit about our ghost town, Glastenbury.
Recreation! Hiking trails, regional fishing map, hunting information, our Green Mountain National Forest and much more. Plus a bit about our ghost town, Glastenbury.
Living: A place for families with a great elementary school, or an idyllic place to retire. Ideal location close to regional hospital, cultural centers, shopping, and everything Vermont has to offer.
Thursday, June 21 at 6:30pm. Democratic primary candidates David Durfee and Tim Scoggins will be at Cole Hall (61 Buck Hill Rd) to discuss their candidacies and to answer questions. All are welcome. Presented by We the People of Shaftsbury.read more
Lots of good information about tick and tick-born diseases from VT Dept of Health:...read more
Andrew Squires, chair of the Shaftsbury Veterans Committee, has released a personal memoir of his service in Afghanistan. Chasing The Taliban: One Soldier's Memoir of Afghanistan tells the story of a small town boy who grows up to join the military, deploys to...read more
Selectboard Meeting June 18, 2018 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm - Cole Hall 61 Buck Hill Road Shaftsbury, VT
Bone Builders June 19, 2018 9:00 am - 10:00 am - Shaftsbury United Methodist Church, 127 Church St, Shaftsbury, VT 05262, USA
DRB Meeting June 20, 2018 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm - Cole Hall 61 Buck Hill Road Shaftsbury, VT
Recreation Committee Meeting June 22, 2018 10:00 am - 11:30 am -
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