RUPERT - On Saturday, Aug. 30, from 5 p.m. - 7 p.m., bring lawn chairs, blankets and a picnic supper to the evening bluegrass concert at Merck Forest and Farmland Center. Snake Mountain Bluegrass and the Connor Sisters will be playing in the Sap House, and people are welcome to set up inside or listen to the music from the Sap House deck.

This event is for the community, no admission is charged, but donations are always welcome.

Parking at the Sap House is limited to handicapped vehicles only. Other people will be asked to walk the short path from the parking lot to the venue.

Merck Forest and Farmland Center is located at 3270 Route 315, Rupert, Vermont. Call the Visitor Center with questions at 802-394-7836, or visit