The foundation of the 4-H club system is the belief that kids learn best by doing. Whether it is science, health, agriculture or whatever your passion is, find local opportunities right here in Vermont, or call your local Educator to help you find the perfect club for you!802-751-8310 ext. 357 www.uvm.edu/extension/youth
Camp Laughing Turtle234 Pransky Road, Cabot, VT
Camp Laughing Turtle operates from June 18th through August 24th, 2018 from 8:30 am to 4:00 pm. At Camp Laughing Turtle, we have a strong tradition of learning to live in health, harmony and respect in every part of our lives. Our first priority is having fun together while learning to take personal responsibility for our choices. Our goal is to develop caring, connected and capable young people who share a strong and abiding commitment to themselves, their community, and the natural environment.802-563-2730 http://camplaughingturtle.com/
Circus Smirkus1 Circus Road, Greensboro, VT 05841
Circus Smirkus is a nonprofit arts and education organization based in Greensboro, Vermont. Our mission is to promote the skills, culture and traditions of the traveling circus, and to inspire youth to engage in life-changing adventures in the circus arts. Since 1987, Circus Smirkus has been bringing the transforming power of the circus arts to people of all ages through three principal programs: Circus Smirkus Big Top Tour, Circus Smirkus Camp, and Circus Smirkus School Residencies802-533-7443 http://www.smirkus.org/
Cubscouts Pack 738802-535-6379 www.facebook.com/pack 738 lyndonville
Northeast Kingdom Youth Services (NEKYS)24 Bagley Street, St. Johnsbury, Vt 05819
Northeast Kingdom Youth Services (NEKYS) provides family, youth, and restorative justice programs to the Caledonia and Southern Essex Counties of Vermont. Services include a 24 hour On-Call System, Family Connections Program, Outdoor Adventure Program, NEK Kids on the Move, Summer Central Scholarship Program, JUMP Mentoring Program, Transitional Living Program (TLP), Youth Development Program (YDP), Youth in Transition (YIT), Living Room Community Center, Family and Criminal Court Diversion, Youth Substance Abuse Safety Program (YSASP), Drivers’ License Suspension Program (DLS), Balanced and Restorative Justice (BARJ), and Pre-Trial Monitor Program.(802) 748-8732 www.nekys.org
St. Johnsbury Recreation Department49 Perkins Street, St. Johnsbury, Vermont 05819802-751-2304 http://www.recfitstj.org/st-j-rec-dept/
Vermont Children’s Theater2283 Darling Hill Rd; Lyndonville, Vermont 05851
The Vermont Children’s Theater provides the children in the Northeast Kingdom of Vermont with a practical introduction to theatre, developing theatrical technique, self-confidence and personal responsibility regardless of their ability to pay. Each summer, local children perform three musicals, starting with the youngest group in early July, and culminating with the high school actors in a Broadway musical in late July. Advanced tickets are available through Catamount Arts (www.catamountarts.org).
The theater is located in a converted barn on Darling Hill, with a gorgeous view of Willoughby Gap.
This year’s performance schedule is as follows. “Seussical!, Kids” will be performed on June 28, 29, and 30 at 7 p.m. and on July 1 at 2 p.m. “Xanadu, Junior” will be performed on July 12, 13, and 14 at 7 p.m. and July 15 at 2 p.m. “In The Heights” will be performed on July 26, 27, and 28 at 7 p.m. and July 29 at 2 p.m.