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Teen Night

Teen Night

Adolescents hang out for an evening in a safe space and have a blast with music, basketball, dodgeball,...

Tomorrow

Sugar & Snowshoe Festival

Sugar & Snowshoe Festival

Winter fans strap on snowshoes for a 1.5 or 3 mile run/walk, followed by a festival of maple...

This Weekend

Whaleback Winterfest and Ski-a-thon

Whaleback Winterfest and Ski-a-thon

This fundraiser for Veterans Count focuses on outdoor winter fun, with skiing and riding, dogsledding, fabulous food and...

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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

December 2019: On the Menu: Winter Family Fun; Spanish Immersion in Jericho; Creating a Reuse Zone; How to Build an Igloo; Cheering on UVM Women’s Hockey;

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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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Museums; Party Places; Entertainment

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Rock Point Camp

Rock Point Camp

Burlington, VT

If you’re looking for that big camp experience in a small camp atmosphere, consider Rock Point Camp. We offer one-week day and residential Vermont summer camp programs for ages 5-17 and specialize in outdoor programming. Located on 130 acres on the shores of Lake Champlain, Rock Point Camp has TONS…(more)

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Billings Farm & Museum

Billings Farm & Museum

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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