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Rey Center Speaker Series: Finding a Fallen Comrade

January 17, 2018

By Jan Stearns

The Rey Center Speaker Series is honored to have World War II veteran Joseph Picard talk about his multi-year search for family members of Raymond Bolduc.  Bolduc was Picard’s best friend.  The two were fighting side-by-side in southern Germany when … Continue reading

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Let’s Go Christmas Caroling

December 19, 2017

By Jan Stearns

The after school program at the Waterville Valley Recreation Department and the Rey Center will be caroling from 4-5 p.m. on Thursday, Dec 21!  If you’d like to join the festive fun, meet-up at the Recreation Department by 4 p.m.  After caroling, stop … Continue reading

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Waterville Valley History Presentation

December 14, 2017

By Jan Stearns

Join us at the Curious George Cottage on Friday, Dec. 15, at 6 p.m., for the Rey Center Speaker Series.  Waterville Valley residents and history buffs, Brenda and Preston Conklin, will present a program on the people and places of … Continue reading

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Rey Center Speaker Series Presents: Ben Porter

November 15, 2017

By Jan Stearns

The Rey Center Speaker Series will host Ben Porter this Friday evening, Nov. 17, at 6 p.m.  Porter will talk about Information Technology, Business Strategy, and Career Risks. Ben is a management consultant specializing in technology, strategy, innovation and business … Continue reading

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Build a Fairy House

November 11, 2017

By Jan Stearns

This afternoon the Rey Center at the Curious George Cottage is offering a fun activity for kids of all ages.  Build a Fairy House with supplies provided by the Rey Center on Saturday afternoon, Nov. 11, from 1-2 p.m.  The … Continue reading

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Rey Documentary, Creators of Curious George

September 28, 2017

By Jan Stearns

Who hasn’t heard of Curious George? The mischievous little monkey is loved by millions of readers from around the world.  George and his adventuresome cohorts were created by Hans and Margret Rey, whose story of escape from the Nazis rivals … Continue reading

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Celebrate Curious George’s Birthday Today!

September 16, 2017

By Jan Stearns

Gather up the kids and head to Town Square this afternoon (Saturday, Sept. 16) from noon til 2 p.m. and celebrate Curious George’s birthday!   There will be Curious George themed crafts, story time and popcorn – all for free! … Continue reading

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Leah Elliot New Rey Center Director

August 22, 2017

By Jan Stearns

The Rey Center at the Curious George Cottage in Waterville Valley is excited to announce the hiring of Leah Elliot as the new executive director of the non-profit organization. Many of you may know Leah from her previous position as … Continue reading

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Rey Center Presentation: The Pacific Crest Trail

August 21, 2017

By Jan Stearns

The Rey Center is hosting a presentation by Ian Cullison (pictured below) on Friday, Aug. 25, from 6-7 p.m. Ian will share his experiences, photos and lessons in humility learned from his through-hike of the Pacific Crest Trail.  The PCT … Continue reading

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Meet Betsy, Welch Ledges Steward

August 8, 2017

By Jan Stearns

The 4.1 mile Welch and Dickey Loop Trail, just west of Waterville Valley, is a hugely popular hiking trail. A portion of the trail known as the Welch Ledges is home to rare and delicate high alpine plants. Over time – perhaps thousands of … Continue reading

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