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Fifth-graders go to marsh for hands-on education
Local News
June 7, 2017

Fifth-graders go to marsh for hands-on education

WEST RUTLAND—On Thursday morning, June 1, West Rutland’s fifth-graders participated in Rutland County Audubon’s second Marsh Education Day at the West Rutland Marsh. Volunteers from Audubon manned four stations that the students rotated through every 30 minutes. The stations focused on four areas: the marsh…

Barstow students get their hands dirty
News Briefs
February 15, 2017

Barstow students get their hands dirty

CHITTENDEN—American naturalist John Muir stated, “Keep close to Nature’s heart … and break clear away, once in awhile, and climb a mountain or spend a week in the woods. Wash your spirit clean.” While students at Barstow Memorial School cannot spend an entire week in…