Local Businesses

Village Square Booksellers recommends these links

Great Falls Regional Chamber of Commerce Located at 17 Depot Street, 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 a Library Trustee and is on the Friends of the Library Board and was on the Library Renovation Committee


Fine Dining:

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,the Barn Cat gift shop- Route 5, Rockingham. Simply good food for over 15 years. Daily specials & great desserts in a fantastic setting! 802-463-4929

Saxtons River Inn.  The Saxtons River Inn a historical country Inn, in a small Vermont village,  is on the National Register of Historic Places. Dinner- Wednesday through Sunday, 5:00-Close   802-869-2110  



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



Harvest Barn Inn -  The Harvest Barn Inn sits high on a terrace with a panoramic view of the mountains, the Connecticut River and the charming village of Bellows Falls. 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

Saxtons River Inn 27 Main street, Saxtons River, VT 802-869-2110

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. We sell tickets for their classes and events.

Stone Church Arts Church St in Bellows Falls. 802-460-0110. We sell tickets for their workshops, retreats and concerts.

www.flyingunderradar.com Charlie Hunter's music series- singer/songwriters in Bellows Falls. 

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.


Explorer's Guide Vermont (Explorer's Complete) Cover Image
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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.