Shelburne’s Annual Tree Lighting and Carol Singing: Fri., Nov. 30 on the Village Green: join the Green Mountain Chorus for singing at 5:30 pm, caroling at 5:45 pm, followed by tree lighting and Santa’s arrival at 6 pm! After the tree lighting, kids can visit with Santa and enjoy hot beverages and refreshments in the town hall. Crafts for kids will be offered by the Pierson Library staff. Watch for the SD Ireland truck of lights and special sales and events at local businesses. Visit www.shelburnenews.com for more information. Sponsored by: Shelburne News and Wind Ridge Publishing
Basic Dog Obedience Class: develop control, teach your pet manners, and gain a better understanding of your canine companion. This class helps you to be a better owner and your dog to be a better pet! Dogs must be at least six months old. Please note–dogs do not attend the first class. Basic obedience training includes basic socialization, heel, sit, stay, come, down-stay, and stand-stay. Maximum of 16 dogs per class. Pre-registration is required. This class will be held on Mondays from 6-7 pm from Jan.7-Feb.18 for $75 (non-residents ~ $85). The first class meets in town center activity room–with no dogs. The rest of the classes will be held in the town gym.
Free Senior Walking Program: the town gym will be opened to Shelburne residents who want to stay active and healthy during the colder winter months. Please bring a pair of clean, dry, soft-soled shoes to change into before walking. No registration or fee required. Schedule subject to change and not open on holidays. Call the rec. office for updated scheduled. Monday-Friday from 9-11 am through March 29, 2013 as scheduled.