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Trip Log: Team Allagash Ride Through History February 2016

Trip Log: Team Allagash Ride Through History February 2016

Day One: Drive From Oceanside to Beverly Massachusetts We met up at Oceanside West and said goodbye to our parents. We started on the road with a card game called Mafia that was led by the leaders and had very loud conversations. We had a quick stop in Kennebunk and then drove to Beverly, Ma. We arrived at Proje… Read More

Team Allagash - 9th Grade Winter Stupor Stopper Slumber

Team Allagash – 9th Grade Winter Stupor Stopper Slumber

For 9th grade Team Allagash’s January overnight, the Winter Stupor Stopper Slumber, 9 students and 6 leaders headed out after school on Friday, Jan. 15th to spend the night at Camp Kieve in Nobleboro, Maine. The main focus of this weekend was team-building, along with building communication skil… Read More

Trekkers Students “Ride Through History” During February Vacation

Trekkers Students “Ride Through History” During February Vacation

As Trekkers celebrates its 21st 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’ Program Staff led Team North Face and Team Patagonia students and their adult me… Read More

Trekkers Students Participate in Two “Short Treks” Expeditions

Trekkers Students Participate in Two “Short Treks” Expeditions

In preparation for their upcoming 10-day expeditions, two teams of 9th grade Trekkers have been participating in short expeditions focused on building their communication, teamwork and consensus decision-making skills, as well as providing an adventure component. In mid-January, the 9th Grade Te… Read More

Ride Through History 2014 - Team Panther

Ride Through History 2014 – Team Panther

Check out our photo gallery here!   Day 1 – February 14, 2014 Lindsey reporting! Team Panther’s expedition kicked off after a slight delay from the big winter storm, but it couldn’t hold us back from the epic adventure ahead of us! After some quick photos and goodbyes, we boarded Lucy and hi… Read More

Trektoberfest 2013

Trektoberfest 2013

Sunday October 13, 2013 We met in the Oceanside West parking lot  to begin a day of pumpkin chunkin and haunted tales.  We pushed the start time back to 11:45am which proved to be a wise decision as even at this point in the day many students (and, ok, some of the leaders) were bleary eyed and a little lethargi… Read More