The Year of the Salmon - a community-generated movie  

(scroll down for a link to watch the video!)

This project was made possible thanks to the support of the
Lake Champlain Basin Program, the Champlain Valley National Heritage Partnership, Northwest Access TV, the Missisquoi National Wildlife Refuge and the talented writers,
actors and videographers in the
Swanton Community



Click the link below to watch the movie!

Tracks of Destiny

Congratulations to Emmet Mathieu
on his winning entry 
Tracks of Destiny
for the Edwin M. Church Award for Young Writers.  


Click HERE to read the winning entry.

Entries now being accepted for the Edwin M. Church Local Writer's Award link to application





Emmet Mathieu and project lead, Pat Paxman

Help Create Art in Swanton!

Many Events! Click links below for more information
Click HERE to see what is going on in the Writer's Group

Click HERE for information on Swanton's Public Art Walls

and Click HERE for information on how to get paint


Click HERE to see our Monthly Updates

Click HERE for info on How the Arts Help the Economy


Click HERE for links to more Arts Organizations, Artist Resources and Community Partners


Our mission is to establish an artistic presence and develop an artistic community in Swanton.


Art is the most intense mode of individualism that the world has known. 
              - Oscar Wilde