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Great Falls Regional Chamber of Commerce Located at 5 Westminster Street on the square Bellows Falls, Vermont. Mon-Fri 10-3 pm.  802-463-4280

Rockingham Free Public Library 65 Westminster St. Bellows Falls VT 05101 Phone: 802.463.4270 Fax: 802.463.1566  Pat Fowler from Village Square Booksellers is on the Friends of the Library Board and on the Library Renovation Committee



Popolo: 36 the Square, Bellows Falls VT 05101. Tuesday -Saturday 5-9:30 pm, Friday and Saturday - lunch/brunch 11:30-2:30pm, Sunday brunch from 10:00 – 2:30, Sunday dinner from 5:00 – 8:30 [Except Easter Sunday/Closed].  Check website for events and music in The Windham Ballroom

Leslie's Tavern Restaurant, Thyme to Cook - Route 5, Rockingham. Simply good food for 20 years. Tuesday-Sunday. Daily specials & great desserts in a fantastic setting! 802-463-4929

Joy Wah Route 5, Rockingham- Beautiful Chinese Restaurant overlooking river. Open everyday including Sunday buffet 12-3pm 802-463-9761



Halladay's Harvest Barn & Flowers, herb dips and natural gifts. Plants and locally produced food items & Florist, delivery of flowers, wine & Cheese on Bridge Street on the Square 802-463-3331

The Rock and Hammer, Crafters of Fine Jewelry - our neighbor on the Square in Bellows Falls, VT  802-463-2289

J&H Hardware - full service indie hardware store 20 the Square, Bellows Falls, VT 463-4140

J&H Sporting Goods  2 the Square, Bellows Falls, VT 802-463-4140  Clothing, hunting & fishing gear, Team sporting gear.

Works on Paper - Conservation of Art & Archival Materials 802.460.1149

Greater Rock Fitness Center Hospital Court, Bellows Falls (basement). Exercise classes, Weight room, Exercise Machines, Sauna & Showers M,W,F 5:30am-8:30pm, T & Th 6:30am-8:30 pm, Sat 8:00am-1:00pm 463-4344

Morning Star Perennials: Laurie & Scott Bolotin's farm cultivates over 300 varieties of organically-grown perennials, including many uncommon and hard-to-find varieties. 221 Darby Hill Rd. (look for the sign to take a left off Rte 5 North of Bellows Falls), Rockingham, VT 05101, 802-463-3433 Cota Oil Heating Fuels * Propane * Plumbing. Family owned since 1941. 802-463-0000

Lisai's Market- a great butcher. The Lisai's run the Fireworks Display every year for Rockingham Old Home Days, so we should support their family-owned grocery. They have a store and a deli (breakfast and lunch) in Bellows Falls.


Readmore Inn, 1 Hapgood St, on the corner of Hapgood & Westminster Streets. Dorothy & Stewart Read. 802-463-9415 

Halladays Harvest Barn Inn -  16 Webb Terrace, Rockingham, VT  802-732-8254

Saxtons River:

Saxtons River Inn 27 Main street, Saxtons River, VT 869-2110

Moore's Inn: Vermont Victorian Inn on outskirts of quaint Vermont Village overlooking the picturesque Saxtons River. 57 Main Street, Saxtons River, VT 05154-9600, (802) 869-2020

Main Street Arts is located in Saxton's River. Theater, Arts & Crafts courses, Language Potlucks. Crafts coop: Jelly Bean Tree

www.flyingunderradar.com Charlie Hunter's music series- singer/songwriters in Bellows Falls. We sell tickets to the Special Event concerts, some CD's of the performers.

http://www.vermontfestivalsllc.com Ray Massucco's music series- singer/songwriters in Bellows Falls. Roots on the River Festival in June. We sell tickets to the Special Event concerts, some CD's of the performers.

Falls Area Community Television 802-463-1613

Wool Radio 91.5 FM Bellows Falls radio station

Rockingham Arts & Museum Project site. Visit this site to subscribe to the RAMP-DISCUSSION list - Discussion of arts and events in our region. SoVerNet's list of business links from our community.

Kelly & Rob Thomas's El Gato Negro, a happy little bookstore and coffeehouse located a block from the tranquil beaches of San Juan del Sur Nicaragua. Back in '93, they thought about opening up a bookstore in Bellows Falls- right where Village Square Booksellers is located now! They stopped into VS Books to visit in April 2009. https://www.facebook.com/El-Gato-Negro-244269209028252/



Explorer's Guide Vermont Cover Image
ISBN: 9781581572810
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Countryman Press - May 4th, 2015

Chris Tree does substantial research every time this guide is updated. i (Pat Fowler) fact-check the local section & I am sure she has other local "experts" working with her.

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