2023 Annual Meeting 

“Celebrating Woodland Connections”

Saturday, October 7th

4:00 to 7:00pm

Zenbarn, Waterbury, VT

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Come listen to stories about connections to the woods from a few invited storytellers, enjoy dinner, and meet other Vermont woodland owners and managers. This event is approved for 1 SAF CEU.


3;30 pm    Doors open and Registration

4:00 pm   Welcome

4:30 pm   Woodland Connections Storytelling Session

5:30pm   Tree Farm Awards

6:00pm   Dinner

7:00pm   Silent Auction, Raffle, Safe Travels


Our Storytellers

Michael Snyder, is the past Commissioner of VT Department of Forests, Parks and Recreation, author of “Woods Whys: An Exploration of Forests and Forestry,” and owner of Greenfire Consulting. 

Tessa McCann, is the Rutland County Forester with VT Department of Forests, Parks and Recreation.

Al Freeman, is a PhD student at UVM’s Silviculture and Applied Forest Ecology Lab

Dave Mance III,  is an author and editor of Vermont Almanac, a regular contributor to Northern Woodlands magazine, and a sugarmaker.

Tim Stout, is a landowner in Shrewsbury, VT with over 40 years of experience thinking about and applying ideas of forest stewardship to his families land.

Silent Auction Items

New this year, we are offering a silent auction. Below are some of the item that we will be including in the auction.

Got a service or item you’d like to donate?  Contact Kate Forrer at director@vermontwoodlands.org 


Pre-registration is required.  The event is $40 for VWA Members and VT Tree Farmers (and their guests) and $70 for Non-Members. Not a member? It’s not to late! Join or renew when you register and save $30! Register Now