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WEST SWANZEY, NEW HAMPSHIRE

Traditions and Holiday Customs of New England: A Hands-On Experience

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Program #6170RJ
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.
Explore the rich traditions and unique customs of the New England holiday season. Experience a hands-on celebration and take your creations home to enhance your holidays. Through recordings, concerts, and participation, enjoy the music of the season from carols to the classics. There's no better way to begin the holiday season than this beautiful New Hampshire setting.


Highlights

• Make gingerbread houses and create traditional decorative crafts including woodcraft, wreath-making, painting and holiday crafts.
• Learn traditional recipes of holiday fare, especially breads, cookies and chocolates from several different ethnic heritages, then enjoy the final product.
• Explore lessons and dramatic readings along with classical literary expressions.
Due to the nature of this program, listening devices are not available.

Activity Notes

No experience is necessary and a limited amount of walking is required. Choices always given to accommodate interests and physical abilities.

Coordinated by Pilgrim Pines Conference Center.


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5 nights of accommodations
15 meals: 5 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 5 dinners

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5
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