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August at the Cottage

August 1, 2018

By Jan Stearns

Summers are full of fun at the Rey Center with the Curious George Cottage open seven days a week.  The Cottage is the former summer home of Curious George authors, Margret and Hans Rey.  It’s located on Noon Peak Road, … Continue reading

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Waterville Valley Artist in Residence

January 25, 2018

By Jan Stearns

The Margret and H.A. Rey Center in Waterville Valley, NH is now accepting applications for the 2018 Curious George Cottage Artist Residency.  The 2018 residency is offered to one artist or writer and runs for two weeks in mid- to … Continue reading

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Meet the New Rey Center Director

November 3, 2016

By Jan Stearns

The Margret and H.A. Rey Center board of directors announced that Stacy Luke has been hired as the non-profit organization’s new Director of Operations. Stacy comes to the Rey Center from the Merrimack County Conservation District where she has worked … Continue reading

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Adventures of Buffalo & Tough Cookie

July 10, 2014

By Jan Stearns

The Rey Center summer lecture series, “Trails and Tales from the Wilderness,” continues on Friday, July 11 at 8 p.m. with The Adventures of Buffalo and Tough Cookie, presented by hiker Dan Szczesny. Szczesny is a long-time journalist and writer … Continue reading

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Rey Center Welcomes Sherry Holmes

May 29, 2014

By Jan Stearns

Following the departure of Audrey Eisenhauer – the long-time executive director of the Margret and H.A. Rey Center – the organization has hired a new Program Specialist, Sherry Holmes. Sherry is a New Hampshire native, born and raised in Gorham, … Continue reading

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Wanted! Artist in Residence

April 19, 2014

By Jan Stearns

Margret and H.A. Rey, authors of the Curious George children’s book series and former summer residents of Waterville Valley, were artists and adventurers, historians and naturalists, gardeners and environmental stewards. Today the legacy of their pursuits lives on in the … Continue reading

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Cool Summer Jobs

April 16, 2014

By Jan Stearns

Looking for a cool summer job?  The Margret and H.A. Rey Center and Curious George Cottage in Waterville Valley, NH have openings! If you’re interested in helping people of all ages learn about nature and the environment, then consider applying … Continue reading

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“It’s Good to be Me” Book Reading & Signing

February 20, 2013

By Jan Stearns

The Curious George Cottage is hosting a FREE book reading and signing for “It’s Good to be Me” on Thursday, Feb. 21, from 2-3 p.m. at the Cottage (7 Noon Peak Road).  Photographer and author, Liz McNeill Jenkins, and editor, … Continue reading

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Trout in the Classroom – Photos!

January 31, 2013

By Jan Stearns

By Ray Kucharski Trout in the Classroom (TIC) comes to Waterville Valley Elementary School (WVES). The TIC program is part of the NH Fish and Game Department Watershed Education Program (WEP) and is supported by the Margret and H. A. … Continue reading

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Fun Family Nordic Programs on Saturday

January 24, 2013

By Jan Stearns

Nordic Kids Kids ages 3-7 are invited to participate in a Nordic Kids program that includes Curious George Story Time & Craft on Saturday, Jan. 26, 2013 from 10 a.m. to 12 noon.  Children will play a variety of games … Continue reading

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