Free child care at town meeting: Town Meeting is Monday at 630 PM in the Vernon School Gym There will be free child care in the school Auditorium.


Vernon (and nearby) closings and restrictions due to coronavirus

This post will be updated from time to time as more information comes in. The following is what we have as of Friday afternoon, March 13, both cancellations and non-cancellations:

  • Vernon Town Offices are closed beginning March 17. Staff will be happy to help you via mail, e mail and phone for tax purposes and the like. The only exception will be for sale of pay as you throw trash bags. Please call ahead, and we’ll meet you at the outside door for the transaction.
  • Vernon Free Library: Closed until further notice
  • Cold Brook Store: OPEN as usual. “We realize many are staying home, and if you need something, we can deliver. If we don’t have it, we will try to find it and then deliver. The store is and will continually be disinfected.”
  • Mountain View Seventh-Day Adventist Church: All services are cancelled until further notice. The concert scheduled for Saturday evening has also been cancelled as well as the Bags of Love quilting group on Sunday morning.
  • Guilford Community Church: Services are cancelled until further notice.
  • Vernon Adventist Christian Church: WILL HAVE SERVICES as usual.
  • Vernon Recreation Department: Daytime activities will be continuing. Vernon Rec will not be holding any programs during evening hours where individuals who would not otherwise be in the building participate. This includes Open Gym, Gym Rentals, Fitness Class, Volleyball, and the Drama Club evening show scheduled for March 27th. Preschool, After School Program, and After School Drama Club will continue to operate.  This is effective through the month of March.
  • Vernon Town offices: Will remain open for the time being.
  • Selectboard meeting Tuesday: will take place as planned.
  • The United Church of Bernardston monthly Roast Beef Supper for this Saturday has been cancelled
  • Schools: All schools in Vermont are closed until April 6.
  • Pioneer Valley Regional School: Closed through Friday, March 27.