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Learn to Ski & Snowboard 2017

Young Vermonters find a new way to love winter in Vermont What can $20 get you these days? How about a beginner ski or snowboard lesson for a Vermont child, including rentals and a lift ticket? This past January, the Vermont Governor’s Council on Physical Fitness and Sports sponsored 300 Vermont children with $20 beginner packages […]

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Leaders of Worksite Wellness at the 2016 VT Worksite Wellness Conference

We’re proud to honor Vermont’s outstanding employers with the Most Excellent Worksite Wellness programs These companies and organizations include: Worksites with 11 to 50 employees: Hickok & Boardman Financial Planning & HR Intelligence OpenTempo Springfield Area Parent Child Center Trudell Consulting Engineers (TCE) Umbrella United Ways of Vermont Vermont League of Cities and Towns Worksites […]

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Governor Shumlin Proclaims May Physical Fitness and Sports Month in Vermont

  “I, Governor Peter Shumlin, proclaim the month of May Physical Fitness and Sports Month in Vermont and I ask everyone to move more every day.” Montpelier, VT – On May 3, 2016, Governor Peter Shumlin declared May Physical Fitness and Sports Month in Vermont, encouraging Vermonters to be active this spring. Janet Franz, Chair […]

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Walk to help others

2015 Vermont Corporate Cup and State Agency Race Like flowers, charity walks bloom this time of year. Millions of people walk to raise awareness and funds for cancer research, disease prevention, homeless shelters, and other worthy goals. Join in to help fellow citizens while improving your own health. Get started: Target a cause. Choose a […]

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Shumlin Announces Park Prescription Program

Following doctor’s orders is about to get more fun thanks to a new initiative announced today by Gov. Peter Shumlin. Under the new “Park Prescription” program, physicians around the state will prescribe to their patients time outdoors in Vermont State Parks as a way to promote healthy lifestyles and prevent chronic health issues.   Sixteen […]

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