Special Olympics VT Returns to Woodstock March 3-5

Snowshoeing is part of the Special Olympics Vermont Winter Games. (Rick Russell Photo)

Ten Years of Special Olympics Vermont in Woodstock

March 3-5 will mark the tenth consecutive year that Special Olympics Vermont will have held its winter on snow event in Woodstock.

SOVt is part of a global movement committed year round to foster acceptance and inclusion of people with intellectual disabilities by using the power of sport to showcase their gifts and abilities.

Hundreds of athletes, family members, supporters and volunteers will converge on the community starting Friday the 3rd. Once again the winter games will be headquartered at the Woodstock Inn and at the Suicide Six Ski Area in South Pomfret.

For over four decades SOVt has provided activities in summer and winter with sports opportunities which “give participants opportunities to develop physical fitness, demonstrate courage, experience joy and participate in the sharing of gifts, skills and friendships with their families, other Special Olympics athletes and the community.” continue reading

Sleep Woodstock is proud and honored to host, for the second year, 1 dozen participants. This is a special group of indidviduals who work harder and competed harder than anyone we know.

Upper Valley Haven Ski Day Sunday | February 12th

Don't miss this unique family ski day opportunity and Upper Valley Haven Fundraiser!

Explore the mountain and experience skiing at a private ski club. Enjoy the slopes with your family without feeling rushed. And help raise funds forthe Upper Valley Haven.

With 28 trails, 300 acres of back country terrain, and a 2950’ vertical descent, which includes a mix of beginner, intermediate, and advanced trails to suit skiers and snowboarders of all abilities and skill levels, this is the only mountain in the valley that can be skied from top to bottom without spending 25 minutes in line.

The mountain is also open to those who would like to snow shoe. Cross Country skiers may access the VAST and the Catamount trail from the top of the lift line.

For more information, contact Karen Borgstrom via email or at (603) 667-8203.

Upper Valley Haven Ski Day

Maple Madness In Woodstock VT

A Celebration of Our Region's Maple Products

Painted sap buckets for live and silent auction, located in various locations through out Woodstock , bid on one from February 15-April 2nd

Sugar on Snow, Maple Butter Popcorn: Woodstock Village Green 11-1pm April 2nd, these activities are free

Vermont Maple Sugar Open House Weekend April 2 and 3rd

Maple Taste Around: April 2, Suicide Six Ski Lodge, local chef's prepare a maple tasting, pulled pork sliders, maple chicken wings, maple themed desserts and drinks , just to name a few, tickets at the door $25.00, live music and live and silent auction of painted maple sap buckets, Fun way to celebrate Maple Sugaring Season in Vermont

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