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Trekkers Students “Ride Through History” During February Vacation

Trekkers Students “Ride Through History” During February Vacation

  Team K2 enjoying the sun in front of the Capital Building in Washington D.C. As Trekkers celebrates its 23rd year of serving local youth, the Thomaston-based mentoring organization completed two educational expeditions for its 9th grade classes during the week of February vacation. Trekkers… Read More

Team Everest Ride Through History 2017

Team Everest Ride Through History 2017

Team Everest, Ride Through History 2017 2/17/17 DAY ONE, by Skylar Prior Curiosity, excitement, and eagerness flood our bodies as we say good bye to our loved ones. For some this is the longest time away from our small town; but for most this is just another break from reality. Parents start waving us off on t… Read More

Team Everest - Winter Wonderland Overnight!

Team Everest – Winter Wonderland Overnight!

 Team Everest headed to Kittery, Maine from Rockland on Friday, January 13th. We stayed at the First Congregational Church in Kittery for two nights. On the first night, we got right to eating dinner, and then spent the rest of the evening playing team building games, and journaling about the goals we all wa… Read More

Trekkers 8th Grade Students from Team Everest Complete 10-Day Expedition

Trekkers 8th Grade Students from Team Everest Complete 10-Day Expedition

Trekkers’ Team Everest at the Food Bank of Western Massachusetts. Twelve 8th grade Advanced Trekkers, along with six student and adult leaders, recently returned from a 10-day educational expedition. This group of 8th graders, known as Team Everest, was the first group of students to complete their… Read More

Team Everest Advanced Trekkers Expedition 2016!

Team Everest Advanced Trekkers Expedition 2016!

  Day #1: Driving to Vermont Hi, Skylar here from the team Everest 8th grade trip Blog! Yesterday we left for the trip. It was a six-hour drive, but it didn’t feel that long because of all the fun we had on the bus. I personally loved getting to know some of the leaders and students that I usually don’t t… Read More

Team Everest - May Overnight!

Team Everest – May Overnight!

On Friday, May 27th, Team Everest hopped onto Daisy for an overnight experience in Camden Hills State Park to prepare for the Advanced Trekkers core expedition right around the corner at the end of June. Before heading out, everyone happily joined in some goofy games led by Shane, then we all headed off to H… Read More