Category Archives: Get Involved!

Green Thumbs Summer Camp

Families near Charlotte, VT: Check out the camp I’ll be running this summer in Charlotte School Gardens.  Slots still remain – sign up or help spread the word now! 5-year-olders through 5th graders: Your thumbs will turn green after a … Continue reading

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Summer Planning: Sign up for Camp!

There are signs around our house that we are coming to the end of winter: garden seeds have arrived in the mail, days are getting longer, and summer camp brochures are printed and on the counter.  My summer programming schedule … Continue reading

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More Summer Programming for Kids!

I’m gearing up for a fun summer!  If your family lives in Vermont, check out the additional programs and workshops I’ve added to my summer offerings.  As always, check out http://taidinnan.wordpress.com/programming/ for the latest updates on my kids camps, workshops, and … Continue reading

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Outdoor Fun this Spring and Summer!

Every April, the Children and Nature Network runs a “Let’s G.O.! (get outside)” campaign.  This is a great opportunity to bring together community members and have fun outside.  At Monkton Central School, we’ll have a variety of awesome outdoor activity … Continue reading

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Maple Syruping with Kids

If you live in an area with Sugar Maple trees and are a parent, teacher, or neighbor of kids, I strongly encourage you to consider “Sugaring” with them.  Maple sap runs during the school year, making a Maple Project the perfect seasonal … Continue reading

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Empowering Farm to Cafeteria

I was fortunate to have the opportunity to attend this past weekend’s 6th annual National Farm to Cafeteria Conference.  Burlington has been a hot spot for amazing local food and food systems thinking this summer, and I’ve loved being nearby … Continue reading

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Celebrate Biking: Fun Free Events!

As I plan a move to rural Vermont, I become more and more appreciative of how bikeable metro Boston has become.  I’ve lived here for 7 years without owning a car and have loved it! May is bike month and … Continue reading

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