CALENDAR LISTINGS FOR Monday, February
BRATTLEBORO Retreat Farm - Winter Playground: Winter adventure awaits! Join us on the Farm for guided snowshoe walks, campfires with homemade marshmallows, face painting, Abenaki storytelling, farm animals, and more. 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Through Sunday, February 23. Varies. Retreat Farm, 45 Farmhouse Sq. Information: www.retreatfarm.org/winterplayground.
GRAFTON Brave Bears Winter Camp: Hands-on and fun experiences for ages 6 to 9 that connect campers with the natural world during this special season. Campers will spend most of their day outdoors immersed in a winter world enjoying snowshoeing, animal tracking, campfire safety, snow-play, and museum exploration. 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. Through Tuesday, February 18. $30 per day, $50 for both days (scholarships available upon request). Nature Museum, 186 Townshend Rd. Information: 802-843-2111, firstname.lastname@example.org.
BRATTLEBORO Nature Explorers Winter Camp: During school vacation, children in grades 1 to 4 will create art for animals, follow the tracks of animals, build snow shelters, learn how animals survive winter, and explore the wonders of winter. 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. Presented by the Bonnyvale Environmental Education Center (BEEC). Through Friday, February 21. $45 per day/$210 for 5 days for BEEC members ($55/$250 for non-members). Winston Prouty Center, 209 Austine Dr. Information: Register: 802-257-5785, www.BEEC.org.
NEWFANE Healthy School Vacation Activities in Newfane: Families and caregivers are invited to bring children of any age (children over 10 can come on their own). The class will be taught by Courtney Perkins of Newfane Village Yoga and will feature a different story each day, which will incorporate gentle yoga moves that people of all ages can try. After the story time, there will be a community lunch provided at the Newfane Congregational Church. 10:30 - 11:30 p.m. followed by lunch. RiseVT Windham County awarded this grant to the Moore Free Library. Through Friday, February 21. Free to families in the community (Story Time and Lunch). Moore Free Library, 23 West St. Information: 802-365-7948; Click for more info on Web in new window.
GUILFORD Falls Prevention Tai Chi Classes: This is a custom Tai Chi practice emphasizing slow, rhythmic movement designed to improve balance, strength, and general well-being. Instructor Leah Gessner is certified by Tai Chi Vermont. Sponsored by Guilford Cares and Senior Solutions Council on Aging for Southeastern VT. 11 a.m on Mondays. No reservations necessary. Through Monday, March 9. $2 suggested donation. Guilford Community Church, Crnr Rte. 5 and Guilford Center Rd. Information: 802-579-1350, email@example.com.