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EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. Minimal walking and not too many stairs.
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Helene Sinany-MacLeod Nov 23, 2015 at 04:09 PM

Hi everybody, I am registered for Jan 18, 2016, and plan to drive from New York City (departing early on 01/18). Anybody looking for a ride from NYC or a point between NYC and Craftsbury?

Nancy Capone Jan 29, 2015 at 09:34 PM

Hi, my husband and I are enrolled for Feb. 8-13 and are bringing our skates, hockey sticks and nerf-like ball. Yes! It is fun to play with this ball and we hope some of you hockey players would like to try it.

Susan Snell Jan 10, 2015 at 12:10 AM

I am enrolled for the 1/19-23 program but will arrive on 1/20. Is anyone else in this situation? I have reserved transport from the airport for 1/20 at 4:40pm. Sheila

Barbara Brodsky Dec 28, 2014 at 10:09 PM

looking for ride from Boston area to Craftsbury on Sunday, Feb. 8, 2014....

Jane Prendergast Dec 09, 2014 at 10:07 PM

I'm going January 11-16, 2015. Anyone leaving from the NYC area?

Jennifer Judd Nov 26, 2014 at 07:01 AM

This is my 6th RS trip, 1st to Vermont. All of the programs I have attended have been excellent. I always had fun and always learned something.

Kathleen McFadden Nov 19, 2014 at 07:28 PM

Is anyone else registered for Jan 19 - 23rd 2015. This is my first RS trip and I'd like to hear the experiences of others.
Susan Wagner Jan 03, 2015 at 12:50 PM

Hi Kathleen,
Susan Wagner Jan 03, 2015 at 12:50 PM

Hi Kathleen,
Susan Wagner Jan 03, 2015 at 12:57 PM

I'm also scheduled for the week of January 19-23, 2015, and it's also my first RS trip. I'm really looking forward to it. I've cross country skiied in the past, but it's been 10 years! And, I promise to be social ;-). I'm having a heck of a time with this list serv though! Looking forward to meeting you there.
Kathleen McFadden Jan 03, 2015 at 01:44 PM

Nice to know that there is at least one other person going! Where do you live?, I am just north of Boston. I do a lot of hiking, and generally get out xcskiing once or twice a year but am definatley a novice. My college age kids will be returning to school that weekend so I will be very ready for a few days away by myself.
Susan Wagner Jan 03, 2015 at 04:55 PM

Looks like our week is wait list only at this point, so we won't be by ourselves! I actually live in Newburyport, so we are almost neighbors. I work in North Andover. I lost my husband earlier in 2014, and now it's time for me to start traveling again. I have a son in grad school in Boston. I'm also a big walker.
Helene Sinany-MacLeod Nov 25, 2015 at 07:42 AM

Hi Kathleen, hi Susan, I am also registered for these dates. Looking forward to meeting you.

Janice Ratte Feb 01, 2014 at 08:05 PM

I'm coming from Southeastern CT, and would like to ride up to Vermont with someone. You can reach me at srmjettar@yahoo.com.
Helene Sinany-MacLeod Nov 25, 2015 at 07:41 AM

What date?

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