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Center Street Night Sledding

Center Street Night Sledding

Bundled-up families have a blast when Center Street is blocked off as a sledding hill. Wonderfeet Kids' Museum...

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Return of the Butterflies

Return of the Butterflies

A pavilion of flying creatures enchants visitors who learn about these winged beauties' lifecycle and how their natural...

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Snow Sculpture Contest

Snow Sculpture Contest

Families watch teams compete in snow carving, with a pile of the white stuff for kid fun. Games,...

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January 2020: Childhood Friends Deliver Beds to Families in Need; Tips for Making Low-Waste Lunches; Libraries Loan More Than Just Books; Students Reflect on Their Screen Use; Summer Camp Guide

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Theater in the Woods Camp

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ECHO Leahy Center for Lake Champlain

1 College Street
Burlington, VT 05401
802-864-1848

"Best Aquarium" -Yankee Magazine. Discover 70 live species, over 100 interactive experiences, seasonal changing exhibits and events, and the Ecology, Culture, History, and Opportunity for steardship of the Lake Champlain Basin. The 2.2 acre Leahy Center environmental campus also features the Lake Champlain Basin Program Resource Room, Lake Champlain Navy Memorial, ECHO's Eclectic Gift shop and the ecology-themed Think! Cafe. Open year-round, 10am-5pm, except Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve & Day.

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Cedar Circle Farm & Education Center

Cedar Circle Farm & Education Center

East Thetford, VT

Cedar Circle Farm & Education Center is a family-friendly organic farm that is open to the public May-December. Our farm is a place to learn, to taste and experience new things, and to meet and get to know your community. It’s a place to strengthen your connection to the food…(more)

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Camp Birch Hill

Camp Birch Hill

New Durham, NH

Nestled in the Lakes Region of New Hampshire, Camp Birch Hill offers a fun, elective based program where boys and girls aged 6-16 can participate in over 50 diverse activities of their choice. Each summer they welcome 180 to 200 campers to their grounds in New Durham, NH. This traditional,…(more)

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