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Whitingham, Vermont



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Whitingham is a town in Windham County of the Southern Vermont region, named for landholder Nathan Whiting. It is home to the headquarters of the North Atlantic Conference, an athletic conference of small liberal arts colleges throughout Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont. The NAC sponsors men's and women's sports played by teams of the affilliated colleges.

Whitingham is also home to the manmade Lake Whitingham, also known as Harriman Reservoir. The Reservoir is formed by the Harriman Dam, named for Henry Harriman, the engineer who oversaw construction of the dam in 1923 by the New England Power Company.

Some notable people from Whitingham include: Isaac Goodnow, founder of Manhattan, Kansas & Kansas State University; and Brigham Young, early leader of the Latter Day Saints & founder of Salt Lake City, Utah.

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Vermont Events in August


Fishing with the Wizard 8/24/18 - 8/24/18

Give your child something to remember, they may even get hooked on fishing! Spend a day on the lake with The Wizard and learn hands on catch and release fishing, how to navigate a lake, driving the bass boat and more. All equipment is provided. We start at 7.30 am at the Lake Sadawga Boat launch and we will drop your child back off there at noon. One parent may join the child on this magical fishing tour. This adventure is offered to 7-15 year olds. Reserve your spots soon by registering below and give him your preferred dates. The dates are listed below. The Wizard only takes one child and optionally one parent at a time. Please pack: Snacks, Drinks, Hat, Sun screen, Bug repellent.


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