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News & Announcements Welcoming Frances!

Farm & Wilderness and the Ninevah Foundation are thrilled to announce that after an extensive search, Frances McLaughlin has accepted the position as Executive Director of both organizations. In the weeks and months ahead she looks forward to meeting campers— new and returning— their families, and alumni at a virtual Town Hall (schedule to come), […]

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News & Announcements Board Meeting Agenda August 2020

Agenda The Trustees of the Farm & Wilderness and Ninevah Foundations will meet on Friday, August 14, virtually. We will have spent a couple of hours together on Thursday night checking in with each other; this is one way we support each other, celebrating successes, and sharing grief at losses. We take time to do […]

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Saltash Mountain Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Bread Recipe

Every summer, the campers of Saltash Mountain Camp host a booth at Fair selling homemade bread and spreads and a few different versions of that renowned beverage; SAM Dew. Although I cannot divulge a single ingredient in SAM Dew (a closely held secret passed down for many years), I can give you the recipe for […]

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News & Announcements Want to Support Camp? Record a Video for Us!

In the last few months, a lot of you have asked how you could support us or be involved. We’re creating videos to share with new and returning camp families for next year and would love for you to be a part of them. Campers and parents alike can record and share their experiences and […]

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Community Stories Farm & Wilderness Waterfront is Open – Passes Now Available

We are excited to let you know that swimming will open at Farm & Wilderness this Friday, July 3rd, with lifeguards for Plymouth and Killington residents and those staying in those two towns who have met the State quarantine guidelines. Passes are required for access and must be acquired in advance, along with a signed […]

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Camp Events 2020 Virtual Summer Concert // August 15th 6pm ET

  What’s going on at the virtual event? Just because we can’t meet in person this year for Fair doesn’t mean we can’t enjoy each other’s company and musical talents! Music is a part of countless traditions at Farm & Wilderness camps. From a piano in every lodge to campers performing songs at Interdependence Day, […]

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News & Announcements COVID-19: June 2020 Updates

With summer now in full swing, we wanted to give you an update on what things will look like in the months ahead. We first wanted to excitedly tell you all that Frances McLaughlin has accepted the position to be our next Executive Director. She will officially take over her role in September and you […]

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News & Announcements Board Meeting June 2020

Agenda for June 2020 Meeting The Farm & Wilderness and Ninevah Foundation Boards will hold a brief meeting on June 20th. This is not in our regular schedule of meetings, but in these unusual times, I felt we needed to come together more often. This will be the first meeting attended by our six new […]

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News & Announcements Loon Chicks on Woodward Reservoir

The Vermont Center for Ecostudies, in partnership with the Vermont Agency of Natural Resources, leads the Loon Watch Conservation Project.  Every year volunteers help monitor loon nesting sites across the state.  The biggest threat to loons, which were fortunately removed from the endangered species list in 2005, is human disturbance. You can read more about […]