Exchanging Services, Creating Connections, Strengthening Communities

June 2019 Newsletter
Come be part of our annual I-91 Welcome Center Coffee Break!!!  
It's fun!  And, it brings in much-needed funds for your Time Trade organization! 

Saturday, July 20, 7:00 am - 5:00 pm

What can you make, bake or bring?  Sign up here!!! 
Step 1: click the check box next to the item you want to make. 
Step 2: click "Submit and Sign Up" at the bottom of the screen. 
Step 3: Enter your name, email, and any note you want us to have. 

Want to help staff the Welcome Center Table?  Sign up here!!!

It's fun!! And, you get to talk to friendly people about what a Time Trade Organization is! Same process as above.

Can you lend us a cooler or other supplies for the day? Want to help us contact local businesses?   More information here!!!


  • Wednesday, July 10th: BTT Board Meeting: 6:00 at the Brattleboro Food Coop Community Room.  The meeting is open to all, and the space is accessible.  We will be discussing final plans for the I-91 Welcome Center Coffee Break Fundraiser.  Please come!  All time trade members  are welcome at all board meetings, and we hope you will attend!
  • Saturday, July 20th: I-91 Welcome Center Coffee Break Fundraiser!
  • Sunday, July 28th: July Potluck at the Bonnyvalle Environmental Education Center (BEEC)!   5:00-8:00pm, at 1223 Bonnyvalle Road, West Brattleboro.  Extra time for this event should allow folks to explore some of the trails at BEEC either before or after the potluck. Please bring a dish to share if you can, and remember to credit yourself one time trade hour!  Hope to see you!

Our Community

We are sad to learn that Brattleboro Time Trade member Dore Firth died June 16th.  Rock Voices will be hosting Dore's Celebration of Life on July 13, 2019, 2pm at the Kiwanis shelter at the top of Living Memorial Park in Brattleboro. All are welcome.

Office News

We can always use your help around the office! Please get in touch with Donna Faith K-Brooks if you are interested in staffing the office in exchange for hours added to your time bank!

Staffed office hours can vary. Please call ahead to make sure that someone is available: 802-246-1199

Photo credit: Kip Tewksbury
Time Trade Teams

Get involved with a Time Trade Team and help keep your time trade healthy and functional! Your participation is highly valued!!!

Office Team:
contact Donna Faith K. Brooks

Buddy Team:
contact Katherine Barratt

Newsletter Team:
contact Dena Marger

Grantwriting Team:
contact Lucinda McGovern

Fundraising Team and Finances Team:
Kip Tewksbury

Information Technology for the Time Trade:
Alan Baker

Potluck Team:
contact Philip Coolbeth or

Want to help plan the next monthly potluck?  The Potluck Planning Team meets on the last 
Monday each month, and this month that will be on Monday, July 29th.  We meet at 1:30 in the Time Trade Office, 15 Grove Street in Brattleboro. Join us!
Our Mission
Brattleboro Time Trade provides a forum to facilitate the exchange of goods and services for the benefit of the community. It creates a system that connects unmet needs with untapped resources. By promoting the skills and knowledge of each member and enabling reciprocity, the organization empowers each of us to share our wealth of experience with others, thereby enriching the local economy.

Got an item you want listed in the next (August) Time Trade Newsletter? 

If you have news from a time trade member organization, or had a particularly successful time trade exchange, or know of community events of interest, feel free to submit them to the Newsletter team, c/o Dena, Katherine, and Beth, at  Put the word "Newsletter" in the subject line. Please send that information by July 25th!  Thanks!
Brattleboro Time Trade
15 Grove St. Suite 5, Brattleboro, VT 05301

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