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WEST SWANZEY, NEW HAMPSHIRE

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Program #21033RJ
6 Days | 5 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Easy
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 May 19 — May 24, 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, May 19 - Afternoon arrival
Note: Check into rooms - Evening 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 pm

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, May 20 - Beginning of classes and first class session at M...
Beginning of classes and first class session at Mariposa Museum in Peterborough, NH

Note: Field Trip to Mariposa Museum in Peterborough, NH

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

Morning: Class one, 9:00 am - Greek Drama 10:30 am Break 10:45 am Free Time

Lunch: Lunch, 11:45 am in the lodge

Afternoon: 12:45 pm Leave for Mariposa Museum in Peterborough, NH 1:45 pm Afternoon class at Museum Late afternoon return to Pilgrim Pines

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

Evening: 7:15 pm Cover Stories Evening snacks 8:45 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. 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, May 21 - Classes and enjoyment of campus recreational oppo...
Note: Enjoyment of campus recreational opportunities including an optional hike

Breakfast: Breakfast in the lodge

Morning: Class one at 9:00 am - Greek Drama Break - 10:30 am 10:45 am - Cover Stories

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

Afternoon: Free Time: Opportunities for campus recreational opportunities. Optional Hike

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. 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, May 22 - Tour of Monadnock Region
Note: Tour will include Bridge of Flowers

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

Morning: Class One, 9:00 am - Greek Drama Break 10:30 Class Two, 10:45 am Cover Stories

Lunch: Lunch at 12:30 pm in Mayflower Dining Room

Afternoon: Tour of the Monadnock Region Will include a van trip to Bridge of Flowers at Shelburne Falls, MA

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

Evening: 7:15 pm Cover Stories 8:45 pm Evening Snacks

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, May 23 - Mariposa Folk Art Museum
Note: Opportunity to explore Peterborough, NH

Breakfast: Breakfast at 7:45 am in the lodge.

Morning: 8:45 am - Leave for Mariposa Museum in Peterborough, NH 9:45 am Class for morning at Mariposa Museum

Lunch: Lunch at 12:45 pm Lunch at the place of your choice in Peterborough, NH

Afternoon: 1:30 pm Exploration of Peterborough 4:30 pm Greek Drama class at Pilgrim Pines

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

Evening: 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, May 24 - Wrap up classes
Note: Check out of rooms

Breakfast: Breakfast at 7:45 am in the lodge.

Morning: Class one, 8:45 a.m. Greek Drama 10:00 am Check out of Rooms, 10:30 am Class two, Cover Stories

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

Meals Included: Breakfast, Lunch


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West Swanzey
New Hampshire Devision 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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15 meals: 5 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 5 dinners
11 Expert-led lectures
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