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Animal Warefare Warriors

Animal Warefare Warriors

142 Kindness Ct
South Burlington, VT 05403
(802) 862-0135

This elevated learning experience is for 13-15 year olds who are motivated to understand and be active in the world of animal welfare. Participants will see the Humane Society of Chittenden County from the inside and will learn directly from the staff. We will cover shelter medicine, the history of animal welfare, what it takes to run an animal shelter, our community’s needs, open adoptions and the process of taking in animals and caring for them. At the end of this three-day adventure graduates will be able to advocate for animals in need and speak to the role that shelters play in our community.

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Billings Farm & Museum Summer Camp

Billings Farm & Museum Summer Camp

Woodstock, VT

Have you ever wondered what it takes to be a farmer? Kids will discover for themselves by stepping into a farmer's shoes for a week. Hands-on activities include the feeding and care of the farm's cows, horses, chickens, and sheep, learning to milk a cow, building a scarecrow for the…(more)

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Oak Meadow School

Oak Meadow School

Brattleboro, VT

Oak Meadow’s admission/accredited distance learning school is a unique model that combines the best of both worlds: an affordable independent school education and the freedom of homeschooling. When you enroll with Oak Meadow, you join a vibrant community of interesting, motivated, and dedicated teachers and learners. Our student-centered, nature-based approach…(more)

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