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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.
Equipment Requirements
A list of what to bring will be sent prior to the event including your favorite brushes, some paints, etc. Program is designed for intermediate and advanced watercolor painters.

Itinerary for Jun 2 — Jun 7, 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.

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, June 02 - Check in/Welcome Dinner/Orientation
Note: Opportunities to explore the campus

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.

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, June 03 - Sessions in Art Studio/Enjoy Campus recreational ...
Note: Campus recreational activities include a planned hike, canoeing, golf, tennis, relaxing by Swanzey Lake

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

Morning: 9:00 a.m Session one in Studio Break 10:45 a.m, Session two in Studio

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

Afternoon: Continued Opportunities to Paint Free Time for Campus Recreation including a planned hike, canoeing, relaxing by Swanzey Lake along with golf and tennis available.

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

Evening: Art Videos/Free Time for painting

Evening: Evening snacks and fun 8:30 p.m.

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.

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, June 04 - Sessions in Art Studio/Covered Bridge Tour/ Even...
Note: Late morning sketching opportunities and tour of covered bridges of Cheshire County

Breakfast: Breakfast in the lodge

Morning: 9:00 am - Session one in Studio Break 10:45 am - Opportunities for sketching/painting in out-of-doors..

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

Afternoon: Tour of Covered Bridges of Cheshire County by Maxi Van. Free Time: Opportunities for painting and recreation - your choice

Dinner: Dinner at 6:00 pm in the lodge

Evening: Entertainment - TBA

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.

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, June 05 - Sessions in Art Studio/Opportunity for off-site s...
Sessions in Art Studio/Opportunity for off-site sketching/painting/Open Evening

Note: Opportunities for off-site sketching/painting

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

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

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

Afternoon: Opportunities for off-site sketching/ painting. Place to be determined by weather and interest

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

Evening: Opportunities for Painting/Free Time

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.

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, June 06 - Sessions in Art Studio/Free Time in Afternoon/Hom...
Note: Free Time to finish paintings

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

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

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

Afternoon: Free Afternoon - Options - TBA Finish paintings.Recreation/Etc/.

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

Evening: 7:30 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.

Evening:

Lodging: Pilgrim Pines

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day Six: Friday, June 07 - Wrap-up sessions in Art Studio/Check out of Rooms...
Note: Wrap-session followed by check-out of rooms. Farewell luncheon

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

Morning: 9:00 a.m. - Wrap-up session in Art Studio 10:15 a.m. - Check out of Rooms, 11:00 a.m. A time of reflection,

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

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch


Free Time Opportunities


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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Included
at no additional cost on this date ...
5 nights of accommodations
15 meals: 5 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 5 dinners
5 Expert-led lectures
3 Field trips
4 Hands-on experiences
3 Performances

Ratings

4.6
Ratings are determined by participant evaluations.

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