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2018 Chesapeake Sailing - Days 4 & 5

DV students experienced "tonging" -- catching oysters the old fashioned way at Saint Michael's on the Eastern shore.

Tonging at St. Michael's



Dinner on the boat before sailing homeward.





It has been a great trip -- chilly and a …

Posted by lisa in Sailing, ABLE, Chesapeake Bay on Monday October 22, 2018
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2018 Chesapeake Sailing - Day 3

On the way back north . It was a rainy night at the Saint Michael's Maritime Museum, but the rain stopped by morning. Sailing back to Kent Narrows and up the bay as far as possible before the wind …

Posted by lisa in ABLE, Chesapeake Bay on Saturday October 20, 2018
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2018 Chesapeake Sailing - Day 2

Day 2 started early for some - 1:20 am. A few students needed to help out with some boat maintenance, but once the morning started for everyone, they set off for Rock Hall.

Chesapeake sailing day 2

Natalie, Class of 2019, …

Posted by lisa in Sailing, ABLE, Chesapeake Bay on Friday October 19, 2018 at 02:21PM
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2018 Chesapeake Sailing - Day 1

DAY 1 -- Chesapeake Bay Sailing Trip

After loading all our food and belongings, we had lunch and set sail. With steady 25 MPH winds gusting to 38 MPH, the crew had a wild sail.



Spent the night in Turner…

Posted by lisa on Thursday October 18, 2018
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ABLE | EXPERIENTIAL LEARNING | Registration open for 2018-19


ABLE | SERVICE | CULTURE

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New this year: Winter Break Service/Culture trip to Cambodia.

Cover of the 2018-19 ABLE Experiential Learning Brochure showing a female student at the helm of a sailboat this is a

The 2018-19 Experiential Learning Brochure

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ABLE Trip to Peru

Several times over the past eight years, the ABLE (Adventure Based Learning Experience ) courses at Delaware Valley Friends School have offered an adventure education trip to Peru. As part of the trip…

Posted by kelly in Peru on Friday March 2, 2018
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ABLE Ski Touring 2018

Day 2

Today, Friday 2/16, after an early breakfast the ABLE Ski Touring group headed to Tug Hill Ski Area.

Nikia F. shared this student update:

"Day two there was a full day of skiing and we got some …

Posted by kelly in Ski Touring, ABLE on Tuesday February 27, 2018 at 03:30PM
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ABLE SKI TOURING 2018

Day 4

ABLE Director Ken Sinapius gave this day 4 update: This morning, before skiing, we traveled North to Winona State Forest to see a dogsled race.

We also hear from student Zach B. who shared this:

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Posted by kelly in Ski Touring, ABLE on Sunday February 18, 2018
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ABLE Ski Touring 2018

Day 3

Our third day on the cross country ski touring trails has come to a close. Student Jack F. shared this update:

"Day three, everyone greatly Improved their skiing skills. Most people learned the …

Posted by kelly in Ski Touring, ABLE on Saturday February 17, 2018
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ABLE Ski Touring 2018

Day one

The ABLE Ski Touring group arrived safely at their destination in NY today.

Student David Lee was in charge of the Day 1 update, and he shared this:

"The drive up went well and we found lots of …

Posted by kelly in Ski Touring, ABLE on Thursday February 15, 2018
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