A small 501(c)3 non-profit with a big impact! Each year we engage over 15,000 participants through over 1,200 programs, camps, and events. A 90 year presence in Derby has us securely rooted in the Kingdom, but the circle of schools, libraries, camps, and families we serve stretches into southern Vermont, northern New Hampshire, and across the border into Quebec.

Coutts Winter Camp

February 24th-27th. 8:30-4:00pm. $100/4 days or $30/day. Ages 5-13 Build snow forts, cross country ski, snowshoe, build fires to cook fried dough, ice fish on Lake Salem, sled outdoors and then come inside to play dodgeball, indoor soccer, …

Echo Lake Program

Thanks to the support of the Echo Lake Protection Association, 3rd grade students at Charleston Elementary School are engaged in a year long investigation of how echo lake impacts the Charleston community and how in turn the Charleston …