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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



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 in Bellows Falls & one in Chester, VT.

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



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

Pleasant Tree Suite  An expansive, fully furnished vacation flat in Saxtons River, with separate entrance, balcony, an airy bedroom with queen bed, full futon couch in the living room, mod kitchen area and bathroom with oval tub and shower, owned by Annie Lawrence Guyon 802-869-1919

Blue Haven B & B, Rt 5 South of Bellows Falls in Westminster VT. Helene Champagne. 802-463-9008

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.

www.letmeshowyouvermont.com/5-2.htm travel info on Vermont arranged by roadway.

www.silverprintpress.com Peter Miller, author of Vermont People site. We carry their full line of books.United States 

www.WeGoPlaces.com national attractions & places to go

Explorer's Guide Vermont Cover Image
ISBN: 9781581572810
Availability: Available from our warehouse - 1-5 Days
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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