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Brattleboro, Vermont Brattleboro is a town in Windham County, Vermont, located in the southeast corner of the state, along the state line with New Hampshire. The population was 12,005 at the 2000 ... more info
 
 

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Quick Facts About Brattleboro

County: Windham
Latitude / Longitude: 42.86 N / 72.56 W
Zip Code(s): 05301, 05302, 05303, 05304
Chartered: 1753
Population (2010): 7,414
Elevation: 240 feet | Land Area: 9.53 miles
 
Town Clerk: 802-251-8157
Major Hospitals: Brattleboro Memorial Hospital
Nearest Airports: Keene Dillant Hopkins Airport (20 miles E)
Amtrak Stations: Brattleboro Station
Colleges/Universities: School for International Training (World Learning, Inc), Marlboro College Graduate School, a branch of the Community College of Vermont. Nearby: Marlboro College (12.6 miles W) Top Employers: C & S Wholesale Grocers Inc, Entergy Nuclear Vermont Yankee LLC, Brattleboro Memorial Hospital
Tourist Attractions: Brattleboro Museum & Art Center, Kidsplayce, Brattleboro Historical Society, Brattleboro Country Club, Fort Dummer State Park, Hooker-Dunham Theater & Gallery, New England Youth Theater, Vermont Theater Company, New England Center for Circus Arts (NECCA), Latchis Hotel and Theatre, Molly Stark State Park. Annual Events: The Winter Carnival in February, Harris Hill Ski Jump competition in February, Women's Film Festival in March, Easter Egg Hunt in April (for residents only), Maple Open House Weekend in March, River Gallery School benefit auction in March, Taste of the Town in May, Brattleboro Free Folk Festival in May, Strolling of the Heifers in June, Brattleboro Fest music festival in mid-June, Vermont Theater Company's Shakespeare-in-the-Park in June & July, Brattleboro Animation Festival on the first Friday in July, Brattleboro Literary Festival in September, World Solstice Celebration in December.
Birthplace of: Sam Amidon (born 1981), folk artist; Peter Shumlin (born 1956), 81st governor of Vermont; Brad Baker (born 1980), minor league baseball player; Chris Duffy (born 1980), major league baseball player (Pittsburgh Pirates); James Galanes (born 1956), Olympic cross-country skier; Ernie Johnson (1924-2011), pitcher for the Boston Braves/Milwaukee Braves & Baltimore Orioles; Bill Koch (born 1955), Olympic ski racer (silver & bronze medalist); Joe Shield (born 1962), quarterback for the Green Bay Packers.

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Nearby Cities and Towns:

Region 11: Southern Vermont | Dummerston (2.2 miles NW) | New Hampshire (0.5 mile E) | Vernon (2.5 miles SE) | Guilford (2.6 miles SW) | Marlboro (2.9 miles W)






Vermont Events in July

Beginner Tribal Fusion Bellydance Classes 6/16/14 - 8/18/14
Give yourself the opportunity to leave the stress, jealousy, insecurity and negativity at home and become completely immersed in the body-positive, creative & collaborative experience of Tribal bellydance. Celebrate the divine feminine in you & your new dance sisters with the release of your sacred Shakti energy! All shapes, ages and dance experiences are welcomed! This 10 week workshop will culminate with an optional performance at a laid back summer halfa in downtown Brattleboro!


Pennywise Pantry 7/7/14 - 12/31/14
Learn how to shop for fresh, long-lasting, and nutritious foods throughout the store. With this interactive and hands-on tour, we'll explore the Coop, learning a simple method for finding the best value for your food budget. You'll learn tips for selecting and storing these foods at home to get the longest use out of them, develop a better understanding of Co-op sales, and get inspiring recipes to start cooking quick and affordable meals at home. No matter what kind of diet you follow, these penny-wise tools help you stock your kitchen with variety of healthy, local, and even organic foods. By appointment only. Call 802-246-2822 to make an appointment. In the Store. Free. Pre-registration required.


Lunchtime Yoga for Shareholders 7/9/14 - 12/31/14
Free lunchtime yoga for Shareholders


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