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Reminder: VCDA Spring Conference in Randolph, May 14th

Posted May 11, 2015

Please join the Vermont Community Development Association (VCDA) for its Spring Conference on Thursday, May 14th at The Lyons Den in Randolph, VT. The theme of this year’s conference is “Age-Friendly Communities – Possibilities, Challenges, and Social & Economic Benefits.” Amy Wright will be giving the morning keynote speech and Hal Cohen, Secretary of the Agency of Human Services, will be giving the the lunch-time address. Click here for the full agenda and registration materials (PDF file). Contact Theresa Bachand at VLCT for more information at (802) 229-9111, tbachand@vlct.org.

 



Save the Date: VCDA Spring Conference in Randolph, May 14th

Posted March 31, 2015

Please join the Vermont Community Development Association (VCDA) for its Spring Conference on Thursday, May 14th at The Lyons Den in Randolph, VT. The theme of this year’s conference is “Age-Friendly Communities – Possibilities, Challenges, and Social & Economic Benefits.” Click here for more details (PDF file). Complete registration packet will follow soon. Contact Theresa Bachand at VLCT for more information at (802) 229-9111, tbachand@vlct.org.

 



SAVE THE DATE: VCDA Community Tour and Annual Meeting, October 23rd

Posted September 24, 2014

The Vermont Community Development Association will be holding their fall meeting, community tour, and annual meeting on Thursday, October 23, 2014 from 9:00AM to 3:00PM at Blanchard Block in Barre. The theme of the meeting is “Economic Gardening – Growing, Cultivating, and Creating Jobs”. A complete registration packet will be available soon. For more information contact Theresa Bachand of VLCT at (802) 229-9111 or by email. Also, view this flyer for more details (DOC format).

 



VCDA Spring Meeting is on Wednesday, May 28

Posted April 23, 2014

Join the Vermont Community Development Association for their annual Spring Conference happening in Middlebury on Wednesday, May 28th.  VCDA will be partnering with the Vermont Downtown Program to discuss topics concerning downtown development.  Topics to be discussed include:

  • Nuts and Bolts of Master Planning
  • How to avoid “analysis paralysis”
  • Financing – who has it
  • Best Practices – going from planning to Ribbon Cutting!

A complete registration packet will follow in May.  Contact Theresa Bachand at VLCT for more information at 802.229.9111.

 



December 11: VCDA Winter Conference and Annual Meeting

Posted December 3, 2013

Join the Vermont Community Development Association for their 2013 Winter Conference and Annual Membership Meeting in Waterbury on Wednesday, December 11.  Here are the details:

Wednesday, December 11, 2013
9:00 AM-2:30 PM
St. Leo’s Hall
109 South Main Street, Waterbury, VT

Some of the topics to be discussed will include:

  • Economic development in small communities
  • Creative Economy
  • Infrastructure/Funding
  • Prioritizing Allocation of Shrinking Resources
  • Regional Differences

You can read more about the conference, the day’s agenda, and VCDA here.

 



VCDA Spring Conference – Register Today!

Posted April 29, 2013

Please join the Vermont Community Development Association for their annual Spring Conference. The focus of this year’s conference is “Developing Your Community as a Workforce — How to Make it Happen!” 

The conference will explore what the demographic data and trends for your area show, the role of quality of life in attracting and retaining businesses and employers, workforce development tools and techniques, and more!

When: Thursday, May 16, 2013
Where: The VFW Club, Montpelier, VT
Contact Theresa Bachand at VLCT for more information at (802) 229-9111, tbachand@vlct.org. 

View Spring Conference Letter

View Registration Form

 

 



SAVE THE DATE – VCDA Spring Conference

Posted April 10, 2013

Please join the Vermont Community Development Association for their annual Spring Conference. The focus of this year’s conference is “Developing Your Community as a Workforce — How to Make it Happen!” 

The conference will explore what the demographic data and trends for your area show, the role of quality of life in attracting and retaining businesses and employers, workforce development tools and techniques, and more!

When: Thursday, May 16, 2013
Where: The VFW Club, Montpelier, VT
Contact Theresa Bachand at VLCT for more information at (802) 229-9111, tbachand@vlct.org. 

Complete registration packet will follow by April 25th.