Almost a year to the day that we bought the parcel that includes the summit of Haystack, we signed an easement with the Vermont Land Trust (VLT) to ensure its continued conservation.

Donald Campbell of VLT was kind enough to bring a bottle of champagne to mark the occassion!


Annual Meeting — November 19

November 9, 2013

We are holding our annual meeting November 19, at Lakes Lampshades on School Street in Pawlet. The meeting starts at 5:30. All are welcome to attend. See you there!

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Friends of Haystack at the Pawlet Art Fair — August 31

August 23, 2013

Come join us on September 2 from 10 am to 4 pm as we celebrate Haystack at the Pawlet Art Fair and thank the community for all the help and support that it has provided. We will have maps of the project and the land that has been conserved as well as photos, a brief […]

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Community Celebration Rescheduled to Labor Day Weekend

August 21, 2013

Our community celebration has been rescheduled as an event during the Pawlet Art Fair on Labor Day Weekend.  Please come visit us on Saturday, September 2 from 10 am to 4 pm.

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Community Celebration Scheduled for August 24, 2013

April 17, 2013

We’re planning a community celebration for August 24, 2013 to mark the conservation of the Haystack summit. Please save the date! We’d love to see you there. Further details will be posted as soon as they are available.  

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Fundraising Update – We Did It!

November 17, 2012

We are delighted to report that thanks to the tremendous support from Haystack friends, we have raised enough money to close on the property. HOORAY! We greatly appreciate everybody’s generous support and are excited to move forward with the conservation of Haystack’s summit. The Haystack Stewardship Endowment Fund, with a goal of $10,000, is ongoing. […]

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Photos from the Pig Roast and Silent Auction at the Barn Benefit for Friends of Haystack

September 7, 2012

We’re pleased to say that the Pig Roast and Silent Auction at the barn was a great success.  The roast pig and all its accompaniments were delicious — a true feast.  With the pig, a great array of silent auction items, and excellent live music, the evening was complete. We’d like to thank all who attended […]

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Pig Roast and Silent Auction at the Barn to Benefit Friends of Haystack on August 6, 2012

July 22, 2012

Secure Haystack’s Summit Forever! Benefit at the Barn Restaurant on the 6th of August, starting at 6 pm. Tickets are $25.00 in advance or at the door (if not sold out) and include a pig roast with all of the trimmings, a silent auction, and music by John Davis. Silent Auction Items Silent auction items […]

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Friends of Haystack on GNAT

May 27, 2012

Check out the recent interview on GNAT with Susan Sargent, president of the Friends of Haystack below.

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