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NEK Moms Weekend Scoop: March 16-18

The weekend is looking pretty awesome with the continued warm temperatures!  If you’re looking for family-friendly fun in Vermont’s Northeast Kingdom this weekend, here’s a look at some of what’s happening.

As always, if you know of other events you’d like to pass along, please email nekmoms [*at*] gmail [*dot*] com or post directly on the event calendar or on the NEK Moms Facebook or Google+ pages.

Friday, March 16, 2012:

  • Parents Night Off – a free babysitting opportunity by A.S.S.I.S.T (Lyndon), 5-8pm at Lyndon State College. Arts & Crafts, Games, Movies, Gym Activities. Info & registration call 626-6330.
  • St. Patrick’s Day Dance (Newport), Gateway Center, 8-11pm.  Open to all.  Tickets available at the Newport Municipal Building. Info call: 334-6345.
  • Dinner Theatre 2012 (Orleans), Lake Region Union H.S. cafeteria, 6pm. Benefits Orleans Food Shelf. $10/ticket. For tickets, call 754-2500.
  • Ice Skating Lessons (Lyndon), Fenton Chester Arena, 5:45pm

Saturday, March 17, 2012:

  • Bookmaking Workshop (Lyndonville), Cobleigh Library, 10:30am-12:30pm.  To register call: 626-5475
  • Craftsbury Winter Market (Craftsbury), Sterling College’s Simpson Hall, 1oam-1pm.
  • Board Games, Derby Line Village Hall, 6pm.  All ages welcome.
  • Cabot Maple Festival (Cabot), Cabot K-12 School, 9am-3pm
  • Games Day, St. Johnsbury Athenaeum, 11:00 am to 3:00 pm, lunch provided.
  • 5th Annual Multi-Cultural Festival for Kidz (ages 5-10), 10:30-12:30pm at Lyndon State College. Snacks, Games, Crafts & More.

Sunday, March 18, 2012:

  • Harp Performance with Linda Schnek (Lyndonville), Cobleigh Public Library, 2pm
  • Dodgeball Tournament (Glover), Glover Community School Gym, Ages 10+.  Info call: 673-5300
  • Sugar on Snow (Lyndon), Enterprise Grange, York Street. 1pm, $4/person. Info call 626-5586.
  • Public Ice Skating (Lyndon), Fenton Chester Arena, 12:30-2:30pm


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