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5 Fun Activities To Keep Your Kids Entertianed This Winter

Feb 23, 2016 12:54PM ● By Erin Frisch
With February vacation right around the corner, parents are starting to get nervous about how they're going to entertain their kids throughout the week and beyond. Don't fret though because we got you covered with 6 fun activities to treat your kids to this month.

1.) Manchester Monarchs Hockey Games

Take a ride on down to Manchester to root on the local team. Tickets run between $15.00-45.00 per person and can be purchased on their website. With multiple games being played this winter the whole gang for a night out.

2.) Dartmouth Winter Carnival

Dartmouth Winter Carnival celebrates the beauty of the winter season in the Upper Valley and the achievements of Dartmouth’s many winter sports teams. From humble beginnings as a weekend of winter sporting, Carnival has evolved into a three-day festival of events across campus. Organized each year by students on the Winter Carnival Council in partnership with the Collis Center for Student Involvement, Winter Carnival offers something for everyone! Kicking off February 11th.

3.) February Vacation Camp at Whaleback Mountain

February Snow Sports Camp at Whaleback Mountain is a chance for kids to play, grow, and discover. The mission of this camp is to provide an opportunity for young skiers and riders to foster a lifelong passion for winter sports. With terrain for all ages and abilities, Whaleback is a safe and challenging environment where kids can explore what motivates them! Running from February 15th-19th all ability levels, including beginner, K-6th Grade. Financial aid is also available.

4.) Igloo Build at the Montshire Museum 

Experience Igloo Build, one of the longest-running traditions at the Montshire Museum of Science.Learn how to build an insulated, sturdy house, strong enough to support the weight of a polar bear. Dubbed the “Top 10 Winter Event” in 2009-2010 by the Vermont Chamber of Commerce, the Igloo Build is fun for the whole family. 

5.) Honey Bunny: Baking with Kids

Celebrate the season of renewal with King Arthur Flour kids cooking classes. You and your favorite baker make and decorate a beautiful cake for Easter. Each tuition covers one adult and one child.

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