Silver Streaks Welcomes Patty Furgal

Monthly Archives: March 2012

Silver Streaks Welcomes Patty Furgal

March 31, 2012

By Jan Stearns

Best wishes to long-time Silver Streaks coordinator, Terry Roper, on her retirement.  The reins have been handed over to Patty Furgal, the new Silver Streaks coordinator. As a resident of Waterville Valley, Patty is already known to many Silver Streaks … Continue reading

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Easter Fun at Waterville Valley

March 30, 2012

By Jan Stearns

The Waterville Valley Recreation Department has several Easter-themed activities on tap. Saturday, April 7, 10 a.m. to 12 noon Paint Your Own Pottery, Easter Style! Choose from a variety of ceramic pieces.  You paint it, they fire it and return … Continue reading

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Waterville Valley Academy Preps for 2012-13

March 29, 2012

By Jan Stearns

The 2011-12 winter season has wound down and the snow is melting, but winter is still on the minds of the folks at the Waterville Valley Academy (WVA) as they are busy preparing for the 2012-13 athletic and academic year! … Continue reading

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Ryan McElmon is a champion

March 28, 2012

By Jan Stearns

Congratulations to young Ryan McElmon of Boxford, MA, who won gold in the East Coast Junior Freestyle Championships at Waterville Valley. By Joshua Boyd/Wicked Local Boxford Tri-Town Transcript Well, it’s official. Just two years into his freestyle skiing career, Ryan … Continue reading

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Condolences to the Marchisio Family

March 27, 2012

By Jan Stearns

The Waterville Valley community lost a friend on March 21, 2012 with the passing of Rich Marchisio.  Rich was just 49 years old. Richard S. Marchisio, Jr. Richard S. Marchisio, Jr., 49, of Rochester died suddenly Wednesday, March 21, 2012. … Continue reading

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Ski Area Weatherman

March 26, 2012

By Jan Stearns

Have you ever wondered how ski areas get their weather forecasts?  Do they watch the Weather Channel or the evening news like you and I? According to a story by Lynne Tuohy of The Associated Press, “Ski area operators throughout … Continue reading

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Skiing Legend Returns

March 25, 2012

By Jan Stearns

From the Concord Monitor … “The first time freestyle legend Wayne Wong came to the White Mountains, he flew, took a bus and hitchhiked to Waterville Valley. It was 41 years ago. Wong was 21, a Vancouver City College student … Continue reading

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Mother Nature Wins

March 24, 2012

By Jan Stearns

Here’s the latest press release from Waterville Valley Ski Area. MOTHER NATURE WINS: WATERVILLE VALLEY RESORT OFFERS  FREE SKIING, MAR. 26 – April 1, 2012 “Bares” Come Out of Hibernation This is the season that ski resort owners want to … Continue reading

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Silver Streaks on NH Chronicle Tonight!

March 23, 2012

By Jan Stearns

Life isn’t all downhill after 50…but, maybe it should be! Tonight at 7 p.m. New Hampshire Chronicle (WMUR Channel 9) will feature Waterville Valley’s Silver Streaks – the longest running senior skiing program in the country.

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Ski FREE at Waterville Valley beginning March 26!

By Jan Stearns

Here’s the latest word from Waterville Valley Ski Resort.  The last day of skiing and riding will be Sunday, April 1.  Waterville Valley will close out the season in a big way — Starting this Monday, March 26, lift tickets … Continue reading

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