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Over the Headwall: A Ski History of Tuckerman Ravine

December 9, 2017

By Jan Stearns

Weekends in February are already filling up with fun activities and events.  Mark your calendar for Saturday, Feb. 17, 2018.  Jeff Leich, Executive Director of the New England Ski Museum in Franconia, will be the special guest at WVAIA’s annual … Continue reading

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Buy Your Christmas Tree and Wreaths in Waterville Valley

December 5, 2017

By Jan Stearns

The good folks at Dreams and Visions gift shop in Town Square are once again doing their part to support the Waterville Valley Elementary School by selling fresh Christmas trees and decorated wreaths.  All proceeds benefit the PTA. Trees are … Continue reading

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Your Waterville Valley Homework Assignment

November 28, 2017

By Jan Stearns

Were you at Waterville Valley’s Welcome Back to Winter Party last Friday night?  It was awesome.  Really.  A standing room only crowd mingled, sipped and munched at the Waterville Valley Conference Center.  Waterville Valley’s CEO (and New Hampshire’s former Governor) … Continue reading

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Waterville Valley Toy Drive

November 27, 2017

By Jan Stearns

Tis the season for giving. Two Waterville Valley businesses are looking for our help in bringing cheer to local children in need during this holiday season. Toy Drive at Toad Hall Toad Hall toy store in Town Square is hosting … Continue reading

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Cold Turkey Plunge Tips

November 24, 2017

By Jan Stearns

Are you planning on freezin’ for a reason in Waterville Valley on Saturday, Nov. 25?  It’s the 5th Annual Cold Turkey Plunge, and if you’re taking a dip in the icy waters of Corcoran Pond, please check out these Plunge … Continue reading

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Shop Local on Small Business Saturday, Nov. 25th

November 20, 2017

By Jan Stearns

If you’re not skiing or snowboarding at Waterville Valley on Saturday, Nov. 25, odds are you’ve joined the masses at the malls and big box stores.  Ugh.  I can’t think of anything less appealing. November 25 is Small Business Saturday … 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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Waterville Valley expert shares 6 things to know before buying skis

November 5, 2017

By Jan Stearns

With the ski season nearly upon us, it seems apropos that I should happen upon an article on Bloomberg, “Six Things to Know Before Buying a Pair of Skis.”  What makes the timely piece even more interesting is that one … Continue reading

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Waterville Valley has power!

October 31, 2017

By Jan Stearns

My house has been without power since 11 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 29, so I haven’t watched any television weather or news reports.  You folks with power and cable TV may know more than I do about what’s happening outside … Continue reading

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Wilderness First Aid Course at Waterville Valley

October 16, 2017

By Jan Stearns

Waterville Valley Athletic & Improvement Association (WVAIA), Waterville Valley’s outdoor club, is hosting a 2-day Wilderness First Aid (WFA) course on Saturday and Sunday, Nov. 4 & 5, 2017 in Waterville Valley.  This popular class sells out every year, so … Continue reading

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