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Volunteer Shout Outs

July 8, 2013

A shout out goes to the following Margret & H.A. Rey Center volunteers:

•    Curious George Cottage hosts Ann Verow and Tina & Mike Koppel
•    Literary Discussion Group volunteers Murray Movitz, Susan Riley, Gary Moak, Birdie Britton, Vicki Goldberg and Larry Young
•    Maddy and Makenzie for dressing as bananas and handing out popcorn during Popcorn and Story Time
•    Curious George Story Time readers Ann Verow, Tina & Mike Koppel and Jordann Landa
•    Delia, Michael, Robbie, Courtney and Makayla for being bananas in the 4th of July parade
•    Maryellen Sakura, Birdie Britton, Rael Gleitsman, Will Twombly, Sylvia Taub for lending a hand and some sweat at Garden Volunteer Day
•    Sarah Leech-Black for keeping Turtley and Bubbles happy and well fed
•    Ann Verow and Sarah Leech-Black for folding school program brochures
•    Lynne Landa and Ann Verow for bringing food to the art gallery opening reception
•    Welch Ledges volunteers Ken Vallery, Gary Moak, Sue Wentworth, Roy Loiselle, Brian Eisenhauer, John Marunowski  & Seta from the U.S. Forest Service
•    Water Watchers volunteers Terry Roper, Nick Lacasse, Rachelle Lyons, Richard Russo and Jeff Landi
•    Noah Bierbrier for assisting with Nature Nights at Blair Woodland


Popcorn & Story Time volunteers are needed to help with set-up, handing out popcorn, reading a story and cleaning up on Tuesdays, July 23 and Aug. 13 & 27 from 3:30-5 p.m.  Over 40 people showed up for the first Popcorn & Story Time!

Cottage hosts are especially needed on Thursday, Aug. 1 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. (story time at 11 a.m.), and Saturdays, Aug. 17 & 24 from 2-4 p.m.

Discovery Cart volunteer needed to create a new theme and activities for a cart, paint a cart, and/or bring the cart into Town Square and share the activities with visitors.

Margret and H.A. Rey, authors of the Curious George children’s books series and former summer residents of Waterville Valley, New Hampshire, were artists and adventurers, historians and naturalists, gardeners and stewards. Today their spirit lives on in the Margret and H.A. Rey Center, a non-profit organization dedicated to honoring the Rey’s legacy through art, science, and adventure programs for all ages. For more information, contact the Margret and H.A. Rey Center at 603-236-3308 or visit

The Rey Center, Waterville Valley NH



About Jan Stearns

I've been living in and loving New Hampshire's White Mountains for most of my life. I moved to Waterville Valley in 1981 and quickly realized why it was dubbed a Yankee Shangri-la. Once you’ve experienced Waterville Valley, you’ll want to call it yours. The great team of Realtors at Waterville Valley Realty can help you find a Waterville Valley home that fits your lifestyle and budget.

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