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Stowe, VT has Seussical by the Stowe Theatre Guild on June 16-19, 23-26, Jun 30-July 3 at the Stowe Theatre 802-253-3961. Nearby to Trapp Family Lodge. Also a full summer of performances such as Rita Coolidge on June 17 at the Spruce Peaks Performing Arts Center.

Lapland Lake in Northville, NY has the Watercolor Workshop on June 4 to learn techniques from local article. $25 for lodging guests.

Smuggler's Notch, VT is holding a Discover Jazz Festival on June 3-12 in nearby Burlington and packages at Smuggs. VT Quilt Festival on Jun 24-26 at nearby Champlain Valley Expo in Essex Jct www.vqf.org

Franconia Inn, NH has the Celebration of Lupines on in June with many events on Jun 6-7. Check out Lupine Map & Events for info re. brilliant spikes of lupine flowers carpeting local fields and pastures w/ mountain scenery in and around Franconia & Sugar Hill, NH.

The Christmas Farm Inn, Jackson, NH has the Romance Pkg with bottle of champagne, 2 nights accommodations & one-hour AVEDA spa treatments.

Kingdom Trails in Burke, VT has the Nembafest Mountain Bike Festival on June 17-19, for a demo, group rides, food, music, camping and more. See the site for registration.

Nordic Center at Waterville Valley in NH in the Town Square has Chowderfest & Brews on May 29 with chowder, beers, and music. The Artisan Fair is set for July 16 for a street vendor affair with food, music and more. This fall there is the White Mountain Storytelling Festival is Sept 23-25 and the Fall Foliage Festival is set for Oct 8-10.

Great Glen in Gorham, NH has the Spring Run/Walk Series on Thursdays from May 12- June 30 - weekly series for all ages & abilities to run or walk long, short, or minin courses. Starts again as the Fall Run/Walk Series on Sept 1. In July the Mountain Bike Series is similar. Sunset Tours kayaking on the Andorscoggin River.





Check the event listings in the Grayling, MI region. Check the events list.

For info on programs across the state of Michigan from Crystal Mountain in Thompsonville to Boyne Highlands, check GoSkiMichigan

Lutsen Resort, MN has its Live Music which starts on June 2 in the lobby on Tues and Thurs nights 6-8 PM and on Sat at 7-10; Bonfire on the Beach with songs and stories by Joe Paulik. Romance Package which includes 2 nights lodging, candlelit dinner, BF, a bottle of champagne, upgrades for massage or treatments. The resort's Outdoor Educators oare available for stretching class, hiking, and kayak outings and more.

Maplelag Resort in Callaway, MN has the Detroit Lakes Festival of Birds on May 19.

Cable Natural History Museum in Cable, WI has many special programs. Check for weekly schedule. 715-798-3890. www.cablemuseum.org

North House Folk School at 500 W. Hgwy 61 in Grand Marais, MN has many events & programs. www.northhouse.org

Treetops Resort in Gaylord, MI has the Summer Activities including biking, disc golf, rafting, guided fly fishing, canoe or kayaking, hiking, horseback riding and more.







Izaak Walton Inn in Essex, MT is the place for railroad fans. This summer while at Izaak Walton Inn enjoy Glacier Nat'l Park, trains and much more. Call 406-888-5700.

Devils Thumb Ranch in Tabernash, CO has the Women, Wheels & Wine Day this summer. Other unique programs incl Air Rifle Biathlon with biking and running; Geocaching with GPS to locate hidden containers, Zip Line Adventure, and much more.

Tahoe Donner in Truckee, CA has the BikeWorks open on May 27 with different bike rentals to try for all ages and guided rides.

Sorensen's Resort in Hope Valley, CA has Bird Watching on May 18; Watercolor Workshop on June 6-9 www.ladyjill.com; BBQ Benefit w/ Back 40 Bluegrass on June 12; Medicinal Plants Walk on July 3 at 9:30-1; Landscape Photography on July 16 www.terrynathanphoto.com. Check for list of special programs.

The Methow Trails in Winthrop, WA has Telluride MountainFilm Festival on Aug 27 at the North Cascades Mountain Hostel. Sun Mountain Lodge has the Quilt Show & Retreat on Oct 21-23 with sewing sessions and classes.

Galena Lodge in Ketchum, ID for the Wagon Ride & BBQ Dinners on Thursday nights (June 30, July 7, 14, 21 and in Aug) whereby you ride a old western wagon to the Senate Meadows to take photos and learn history then return to the lodge for a BBQ. The Father's Day Brunch is set for June 19.

Nordic Village of Northern Arizona is formerly know as Flagstaff Nordic Ctr. Summer camping, hiking and biking, and the Gaspin in the Aspen Summer Woods Run on Aug 27.

Enchanted Forest in Red River, NM has Summer Yurt reservations starting on May 1 with no trail fees for hiking and biking.

Lone Mountain Ranch in Big Sky, MT has the June Early Bird Package with lodging, meals, horseback rideing, breakfast in the cabin, tour of Yellowstone Park, and more.