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Premier of WGCU Curious Kids TV Show

Curious Kids is a new show was launched this spring by WGCU in Florida with the mission of teaching children about the interconnectedness of our world. Songwriter/Environmental Educator, Rosie Emery, was part of the development team.

Watch the premier episode of Curious Kids - Around and Around:

NWF: Kids Who Spend Time Outdoors are More Healthy

A short video from the National Wildlife Federation describing new research about why kids should spend time outdoors.

Becoming an Outdoor Family in Vermont

The University of Vermont Extension and the Vermont Agency of Natural Resources are jointly offering their 14th annual Becoming an Outdoor Family program on June 3rd through 5th at Stillwater State Park. The program is designed to promote environmental conservation and to provide families with a basic understanding of safety and fun in the outdoors.

Memorial Day Sheep Shearing at Turtle Back Zoo

Gordon Raupp Memorial / Kiwanis Fishing Derby at Randolph Park

On Saturday May 7, 2011, the annual Gordon Raupp Memorial/Kiwanis Fishing Derby will be held at Randolph Park from 7:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

Prizes will be awarded for Biggest Fish, Smallest Fish and Heaviest Fish in three age groups:

  • 6 and under
  • 10 and under
  • 15 and under

Registration is at Randolph Park on the day of the event. Participants need to bring their own fishing gear. Contact the Randolph Recreation Department at (973) 989-7081 for more information.