Colchester Vermont, is the fourth-largest municipality and second-largest town in Vermont by population. Located in Chittenden County, in the beautiful Lake Champlain Valley, just north of Burlington Vermont, the population was 17,067 in the 2010 census.
In the southeastern part of Colchester, public bus service is provided by the Chittenden County Transportation Authority.
There is a very popular annual fishing event in Colchester, it is called the "Lake Champlain International Father's Day Fishing Derby" (LCI) and thousands of fishermen participate each year.
Some noted residents of Colchester included: Tom Brennan, former University of Vermont (UVM) men's basketball coach; Ray Collins, former pitcher for the Boston Red Sox; and Donato Giancola, science fiction & fantasy illustrator.
Friday, June 23, 5-8 pm (Preview Sale - $5 suggested donation); Saturday, June 24, 8 am-4 pm; Sunday, June 25, 10 am-2 pm (Blow-out sale). Help support the library! Don't miss our collection of gently used books and audiovisual materials – all at bargain prices! We have a wide range of hardcovers, paperbacks, CDs, and DVDs! Fiction, non-fiction, biographies, mysteries, self-help, movies, audio books, and more! Located at the Colchester High School (131 Laker Lane). We’re also seeking volunteers! Call 264-5660 for more information.