October Newsletter

Co-Director: Bill Minter (802) 345-5728     Co-Director: Kendra McGuire (802) 730-7497

Educator: Jamie Cousineau (802) 458-2275    Educator: Lauren Durivage (802) 730-0580


Please be sure to send your child with a healthy snack, water bottle and extra layers every day.

Don’t miss our Full Day Discoveries! 

Wednesday (10/5) we are excited to hike Mount Elmore together (weather permitting)

Monday (10/10) we will visit the Fairbanks Museum and planetarium in St Johnsbury

Friday (10/28) Half Day, Ghost Walk and Corn Maze

Register for Full Days HERE

If you choose to attend the half or full day please register online first. Full day rate is $70 and half day is $51.  These include any activity fees. 


Please note Afterschool is OPEN on Friday October 14th when Apple Tree is closed for a Professional Development Day


Afterschool Harvest Social on Wednesday October 12th from 4-5pm at SES,
Come dressed warm to play outdoors and enjoy some warm fall treats with us!

Current Schedule






Homework and
Chess Club

STEM projects

Rec Path Ramble

Sunset Rock 

Forts and Mud Kitchen

Stowe Library Visits



bikes / scooters
to racks between
library and SES

ARt Projects


Mountain Biking

Offsite Activities

Canoeing:  Students will learn paddle strokes, parts of a canoe, and paddle safety at the beautiful Cotton Brook canoe access to the Waterbury Reservoir. Life jackets are provided, but personal ones are welcome. Available for children grades 1-5. Join us for five Tuesdays at $5 per day: 9/20, 9/27, 10/4, 10/11, 10/18
We still have room for more paddlers!

Register online HERE

Mountain Biking: This activity is full, however if you are interested in joining if space allows please let Kendra know and she will add you to the waitlist.

Please remember that pick-up from Afterschool is between 5:00-5:30.  If you need to pick up before 5:00 please contact us in advance and plan where to meet us.

Check out our Website for:
Full Day Discoveries and Afterschool Registration for 2022-2023
Monthly Photo series, links to this newsletter, our Parent Handbook,  Pay Online, and more.

Please keep in touch.  We welcome and value your feedback.  Contact us any time.


Bill and Kendra