Family Owl Workshop

Merck Forest & Farmland 3270 Route 315, Rupert, Vermont

Kids (ages 5 and up) will learn about owls and their special adaptations through hands-on exploration: we'll start indoors with a short story about owl life, then we'll hike through the …

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$10

Kids’ Tracking Workshop

Mettawee Campus 5788 VT-Route 153, West Pawlet, VT

Join us for a family-friendly tracking workshop, as we see who’s been out and about at our Mettawee Community School campus. We'll meet up at the Mettawee Community School northern parking …

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$10

Meet the Lambs

Merck Forest & Farmland 3270 Route 315, Rupert, Vermont

Green grass and gamboling lambs are abundant, and you're invited to come and visit our newest farm members, with plenty of activities for the family. Join us as we celebrate …

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$3

Wilderness First Aid Course

Merck Forest & Farmland 3270 Route 315, Rupert, Vermont

SOLO will teach a 2-day Wilderness First Aid course (Saturday and Sunday, 5/21 and 5/22) focusing on emergency backcountry skills, with the option of a CPR component for an additional …

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$200
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Meet & Feed Sundays

Merck Forest & Farmland 3270 Route 315, Rupert, Vermont

Bring your family to join Merck staff on Sunday afternoons as they go about afternoon chores feeding our animals. Get to know our sheep, horses, chickens, and pigs during our …

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$5

Mushroom ID for Adults

Merck Forest & Farmland 3270 Route 315, Rupert, Vermont

An adult workshop focusing on identifying mushrooms. Participants gain responsible foraging skills as they learn to identify a variety of fungi, including edible and non-edible fungi. Mycologist and Board President Sue …

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$10

Mushroom ID for Adults

Merck Forest & Farmland 3270 Route 315, Rupert, Vermont

An adult workshop focusing on identifying mushrooms. Participants gain responsible foraging skills as they learn to identify a variety of fungi, including edible and non-edible fungi. Mycologist and Board President Sue …

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$10

Harvest Festival

Merck Forest & Farmland 3270 Route 315, Rupert, Vermont

With the growing season winding down, we'll bid goodbye to summer and welcome autumn. As apples ripen and maple trees don their brilliant colors, we'll have activities for the whole …

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$3