Summertime concerts in the park, NEMBAFest Mountain Bike Festival, The Annual Burke Fall Festival, WinterBike.... events of all sorts happen in and around Burke. Moonlit snowshoe treks, live music performances, seasonal parades, craft fairs, Open Studios weekend, snowmobile drag races...it's all here! To keep up to date on local happenings and special deals, sign up for the monthly Burke enewsletter.
From October - March, enjoy ice skating at Chester Arena - check their website for Public Skate times and other events.
The Catamount Arts Center in St. Johnsbury also features a range of events every week including independent film showings, classic films, theater, opera performances, live music as well as classes and workshops for all ages. Check out their Events Calendar to see what's going on.
For events in neighboring towns of Lyndonville and St. Johnsbury, please visit www.lyndonvermont.com and www.discoverstjvt.com. For event listings in other Northeast Kingdom towns, visit www.nekchamber.com.
Purposeful, inclusive, empowering, ethical, and process-oriented: Explore the concept of leadership and identify, enchance and develop leadership skills through interactive exercises and exciting outdoor activities. Campers will develop leadership skills to direct and enact change in school and the community, and will meet and learn from successful local and state leaders. They will then apply what they learn during a Leadership Excursion.
Fee: $325 for 5 days. Includes lunch, materials, instruction and all activities. $299 if paid in full at time of registration. Scholarships available.
Ages: Students entering 6th, 7th,or 8th grade in the fall. Limited to 15 students.
Location: Lyndon State College, Lyndonville, VT