Events & Calendar
VFN’s upcoming events include webinars, workshops, Sibshops, and support groups. If you have a suggestion for a future event, please contact Janice Sabett.
Webinars coming this fall. Stay tuned!
Sibshops are fun events for the siblings of children with special needs. Take a look at our Sibshop Frequently Asked Questions and Answers or watch this video to learn more. Sibshops meet in the Williston area. For information, questions, or to RSVP, please contact Jamie Rainville or call (802) 876-5315 or 1-800-800-4005, x 243.
Sibshop Schedule for Children and Youth Ages 6+
Each Sibshop includes an activity, conversation, and sharing a meal. Locations vary depending on the activity. Participants should dress comfortably and be ready for action! $10 donation per session. As always, scholarships are available! Activities are subject to change.
Complete a Sibshop Registration form and save money! Fax (802-876-6291) or mail to: Vermont Family Network, 600 Blair Park Rd., Suite 240, Williston, VT 05495 Attn: Jamie Rainville
All activities are on Saturday except January 13 which is a Sunday. Below is the 2018-2019 schedule.
|September 15 – Get Air Trampoline Park & Parent Sibshop Orientation (Get Air in Williston)||February 9 – Love & Cupcakes (Knight Lane)|
|October 13 – Fall Festival (Knight Lane)||March 9 – Rock Climbing (Metrorock in Essex)|
|November 17 – Puppets in Education (Knight Lane)||April 13 – Spring Festival (Knight Lane)|
|December 8 – Paint & Soda (Knight Lane)||May 18 – Family Pizza Party & Outdoor Games (Ethan Allen Homestead Picnic Area Burlington)|
|January 13, Sunday – Ice Skating (Essex Skating Facility)||June 22 – Mini-golf (Family Fun Center in Essex)|
Here is a list of some support groups.