Conservation camps still have openings

Conservation camps still have openings

If you are 12 to 14 years old and want to learn about Vermont’s wildlife and gain outdoor skills, you still have an opportunity to attend one of Vermont Fish & Wildlife’s Green Mountain Conservation Camps this summer. “We still have some openings in the one-week camp program at Lake Bomoseen in Castleton and Buck… Read More »

4-H Sheep Camp registration

Registration deadline for Vermont 4-H Sheep Camp is April 1, 2017. Camp is held in June and is open to all youth aged eight to 18. See registration form at: http://www.uvm.edu/extension/youth/pdfs/events/2017_sheep_camp_registration_flyer.pdf. Please contact Wendy Sorrell, State 4-H Livestock Educator, for more information: 802-651-8343 x 513 or 800-571-0668.

Campers to learn about environmental science through local studies

This summer, campers from first through seventh grades will head out to collect data, make observations, and discover how the scientific process works. The UVM Perkins Museum’s Environmental Science Day Camp, started in 1996, will take place this year July 17-21. Campers, led by a staff of local certified schoolteachers with help from UVM students,… Read More »

Butterflies, Live opens at ECHO

Butterflies, Live opens at ECHO

Enjoy tropical warmth without ever leaving Vermont in the new Butterfly Pavilion at the ECHO, Leahy Center for Lake Champlain. From now until Labor Day, visitors can enjoy an interactive and educational exhibit – an up-close look at tropical butterflies. Sponsored by Dealer.com, the pavilion will be home to 50 different species from Mexico, South… Read More »

Tips for choosing the right camp

Even with snow on the ground, summer camp approaches! Camp is an excellent expanded learning environment that provides children with the opportunity to connect with nature, participate in human-powered activities, and benefit from personal and primary relationships. Have you found the right camp for your child? Here are some tips on finding the right camp,… Read More »

Charlotte Recreation summer programs

The Charlotte Recreation Department offers the following programs for kids that are sure to get them out of your hair for a minute or two this summer. Full and partial scholarships are available for all youth recreation activities. You can find additional information on all programs, as well as registration forms, on the town website… Read More »

Local summer camps provide fun, farms, and soccer

Local summer camps provide fun, farms, and soccer

The wind is howling and the sun seems reluctant to make an appearance (probably because of that wind), but parents all over Chittenden County are thinking about summer, and more specifically, summer camps. Whether your kid is into coding or crafting or rock climbing, there is a summer camp option available nearby. Here are a… Read More »

Summer camps at Heartworks and Renaissance

Summer camps at Heartworks and Renaissance

Staff report For the 29th consecutive summer, the Heartworks Preschools will offer a variety of summer camp opportunities for children ages two to five years old. Their caring and professional educators serve as counselors to engage each child in outdoor activities, water play, enrichment, field trips, including some to Shelburne Farms. Beginning in mid-June and… Read More »

1 2 3 4