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WEST SWANZEY, NEW HAMPSHIRE

Painting the New Hampshire Landscape with Watercolor

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Program #6169RJ
6 Days | 5 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Easy
Love to learn in a small-group setting? This collection of programs has at most 10-24 participants.
See our Small Group programs.
EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. There’s minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
ChallengingGet ready to keep up with our highest-energy group. These demanding — and rewarding — programs are for seasoned outdoor enthusiasts.

Itinerary for Sep 15 — Sep 20, 2013

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Type: Conference Center

Description: Retreat center located on a lake with a quiet country friendly atmosphere

Contact info:
220 W. Shore Rd
Swanzey, NH 03446 USA
phone: 603-352-0443
web: www.pilgrimpines.org

Facility amenities: All rooms have private bath. Cabins by the Lake, condo style housing available and enjoy the quaint historic Mayflower Lodge. New beds in all units... single and double bed available. Some units have two singles pushed together for make a "king size" bed.

Smoking policy: Yes
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Check in time: 3:30 PM


Day One: Sunday, September 15 - Afternoon arrival
Note: Welcome and orientation

Afternoon: Registration begins at 3:00-3:30 p.m.in Mayflower Lodge - Office. Coffee and snacks, 3:30-5:00 p.m

Dinner: Dinner, 6:00 p.m in the lodge.

Evening: Orientation, 7:15 p.m.

Lodging: Pilgrim Pines

Meals Included: Dinner
Type: Conference Center

Description: Retreat center located on a lake with a quiet country friendly atmosphere

Contact info:
220 W. Shore Rd
Swanzey, NH 03446 USA
phone: 603-352-0443
web: www.pilgrimpines.org

Facility amenities: All rooms have private bath. Cabins by the Lake, condo style housing available and enjoy the quaint historic Mayflower Lodge. New beds in all units... single and double bed available. Some units have two singles pushed together for make a "king size" bed.

Smoking policy: Yes
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Check in time: 3:30 PM


Day Two: Monday, September 16 - Out-of- door opportunities to sketch and paint, w...
Note: On campus recreational opportunities during free time - canoeing, tennis, golf, hiking, etc.

Breakfast: Breakfast, 8:00 a.m in the lodge.

Morning: 9:00 a.m - Session one in Studio Break 10:45 a.m - Schedule for the day - TBA - Determined by weather, sites available, etc.

Lunch: Lunch, 12:30 p.m. in the lodge

Afternoon: Schedule for the day continues with opportunities for open studio, recreation, free time.

Dinner: Dinner, 6:00 p.m in lodge

Evening: 7:15 p.m - Open Studio and Art videos

Evening: Evening snacks and fun activities... table games, conversation, puzzle, TV, etc.

Lodging: Pilgrim Pines

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Conference Center

Description: Retreat center located on a lake with a quiet country friendly atmosphere

Contact info:
220 W. Shore Rd
Swanzey, NH 03446 USA
phone: 603-352-0443
web: www.pilgrimpines.org

Facility amenities: All rooms have private bath. Cabins by the Lake, condo style housing available and enjoy the quaint historic Mayflower Lodge. New beds in all units... single and double bed available. Some units have two singles pushed together for make a "king size" bed.

Smoking policy: Yes
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Check in time: 3:30 PM


Day Three: Tuesday, September 17 - Covered Bridge tour
Note: Tour of six covered bridges of Cheshire county within a 10 mile radius. Opportunity for sketching and photos. Weather permitting

Breakfast: Breakfast in the lodge

Morning: 9:00 am - Session one in Studio Break 10:45 am - Schedule for the day - TBA - Determined by weather, sites available, etc.

Lunch: Lunch at 12:30 pm in the lodge.

Afternoon: Tour of Covered Bridges and Open Studio

Dinner: Dinner at 6:00 pm in the lodge

Evening: Entertainment - Folk Artist

Lodging: Pilgrim Pines

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Conference Center

Description: Retreat center located on a lake with a quiet country friendly atmosphere

Contact info:
220 W. Shore Rd
Swanzey, NH 03446 USA
phone: 603-352-0443
web: www.pilgrimpines.org

Facility amenities: All rooms have private bath. Cabins by the Lake, condo style housing available and enjoy the quaint historic Mayflower Lodge. New beds in all units... single and double bed available. Some units have two singles pushed together for make a "king size" bed.

Smoking policy: Yes
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Check in time: 3:30 PM


Day Four: Wednesday, September 18 - Tour of Monadnock region.
Note: Tour to be determined by interest of group and opportunities to sketch and take photos.

Breakfast: Breakfast at 8:00 am in the lodge.

Morning: 9:00 am - Session one in Studio Break 10:45 am - Schedule for the day - TBA - Determined by weather, sites available, etc.

Lunch: Lunch at 12:30 pm in the lodge.

Afternoon: Tour of Monadnock Region will include art display at Historical Society of Cheshire County, Keene, NH and photo and sketching opportunities.

Dinner: Dinner at 6:00 pm in the lodge.

Evening: 7:15 pm - Landscape Artists, Past and Present - presentation by outstanding artist from the Monadnock region.

Lodging: Pilgrim Pines

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Type: Conference Center

Description: Retreat center located on a lake with a quiet country friendly atmosphere

Contact info:
220 W. Shore Rd
Swanzey, NH 03446 USA
phone: 603-352-0443
web: www.pilgrimpines.org

Facility amenities: All rooms have private bath. Cabins by the Lake, condo style housing available and enjoy the quaint historic Mayflower Lodge. New beds in all units... single and double bed available. Some units have two singles pushed together for make a "king size" bed.

Smoking policy: Yes
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Check in time: 3:30 PM


Day Five: Thursday, September 19 - Art Show and Homespun
Note: Opportunity to enjoy each participants creative work and to critique.

Breakfast: Breakfast at 8:00 am in the lodge.

Morning: 9:00 am Session one in Studio Break 10:45 am - Schedule for the day - TBA - Determined by weather, sites available, etc.

Lunch: Lunch at 12:30 pm in the lodge.

Afternoon: Open Studio and opportunities for recreation and free time.

Dinner: Dinner at 6:00 pm in the lodge.

Evening: 7:15 pm Art Show. 8:00 pm Participants are invited to participate in a Homespun event where they share their favorite story, poem, writing, creative writing, song, joke, etc.

Lodging: Pilgrim Pines

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day Six: Friday, September 20 - Check out and closure
Breakfast: Breakfast at 7:45 am in the lodge.

Morning: Class one, 9:00 a.m. Check out of Rooms, 10:15 a.m., Class two, 10:45 a.m.,

Lunch: Farewell luncheon, 12:00 noon in the lodge.

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch


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West Swanzey
New Hampshire Division of Travel and TourismState of New Hampshire Division of Travel and Tourism Development 172 Pembroke Road P.O. Box 1856 Concord, New Hampshire 03302-1856 Fax: 603-271-6870 or travel@dred.state.nh.us To order your vacation kit please call: 800-FUN-IN-NH (386-4664) To speak with one of our Division office staff please call: 603-271-2665
For additional information, visit: www.visitnh.gov/

Important information about your itinerary:
Please know that while we do everything we can to finalize all aspects of our programs well in advance, there are logistics that occasionally must be altered. Our website will reflect the most recent information, and we are committed to providing you with final program details no later than eight weeks prior to the start of programs outside the U.S. and three weeks prior to the start of programs within the U.S. If you ever have questions about your program, please don't hesitate to contact us and we will be happy to assist you.
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5 nights of accommodations
15 meals: 5 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 5 dinners
4 Expert-led lectures
2 Field trips
4 Hands-on experiences
3 Performances

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