For the Munson-Warnkens of Burlington, the Vermont City Marathon is a family affair. Dad Wayne is running the whole race — accompanied for the first 5K by Luca, 5, who will be riding on his balance bike. Mom Megan and sons Mark, 11, and Fisher, 8, are part of a relay team supporting Outright Vermont. The 25-year-old, Burlington-based nonprofit provides support and activities for queer youth. The weekend before the big race, the fast-moving family of five is hosting an Outright Vermont Pasta Party — for the fourth year in a row — to raise money and awareness for the organization. Guests contribute what they would spend for a night out; the Munson-Warnkens provide the food and drinks. Last year, their efforts netted just over $1,600. "As a father, I want my children to know they are loved no matter what," says Wayne. "I think running with Outright Vermont is a great way to demonstrate that."
A co-ed day camp for kids entering 1st – 6th grade, Camp Greylock is an outdoor learning and adventure camp that takes full advantage of its Lake Champlain shoreline and 287 acres of green and wooded natural beauty. Greylock is located at Kingsland Bay State Park on Lake Champlain in…(more)