Casting for Kirby: Youth Fishing Derby
May
26
8:30 AM08:30

Casting for Kirby: Youth Fishing Derby

Hey Kids! Grab your parents and tackle and head to the shores of Corcoran Pond for a fishing derby! Prizes awarded across age groups. Test your skills and see if you can catch Kirby, the best prize of them all! Over $1000 in Prizes!!

Schedule:
Event day registration: 8am-8:30am
Ages 7 & under begin fishing at 8:30am
Ages 8-15 begin fishing at 8:45am
$6 if registered by May 25 by noon-Preregister HERE.
$10 to register on event day

Facepainter 8:30am-12:30pm
Balloon twister 9:30am-11:30am
Rey Center story hour 10am in the gazebo
Visits by Curious George and Bruce the Moose

Award ceremony starts approx. 11am

Sponsored by Mark Invernizzi Landscaping
Supported by Pemi chapter of Trout Unlimited, NH Fish and Game, WV Dept of Public Safety and Waterville Valley Resort

For more information call: (603) 236-4695.

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29th Annual Chowderfest & Brews
May
27
12:00 PM12:00

29th Annual Chowderfest & Brews

Head to Town Square just in time for lunch as area restaurants vie for the coveted title of best local chowder!  Admission fee covers generous samples of chowder and a voting ballot. (Only $7.50 for adults, $5 for children 12 & under)

Plus enjoy tastings of local brews and free live music outdoors in the Town Square Gazebo!

12-2pm  Chowder Sampling

12-3pm  Live Music- with Brad & Joey

12-3pm  Sample Local New England Beers

2:15pm  Chowdah Awards are Presented

 

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Clean-Up Day & Pig Roast BBQ
Jun
2
9:30 AM09:30

Clean-Up Day & Pig Roast BBQ

It's time to clean up our backyard! Enjoy scenic chairlift rides over Green Peak and the Sunnyside of Mt. Tecumseh before working up a sweat as we hike down and clean up the slopes we love. Then it is time to pig out on pulled pork! Your bag of trash is your ticket to the free Pig Roast BBQ on Buckets deck with music, games, food, and $1 brews!

9:30-10:30am  Lifts will run, providing Mt. Tecumseh and Green Peak summit access

1:00pm  Pig Roast BBQ begins on Buckets Deck w/ music, games, and $1 beer cash bar

Gloves and trash bags provided. We will meet at the base of the Green Peak Lift.

Rain Date: June 11th

 

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Independence Day Parade
Jul
4
11:00 AM11:00

Independence Day Parade

All are welcome to join and get in the spirit for the Independence Parade. Kids can decorate bikes and scooters, cars and floats can join the line-up, and spectators should grab the best spot when the parade begins at 11:00am. Then pack your coolers or grab dinner in town while a live Rumblefish entertains. Finally, end your night with a bang during Waterville Valley’s famous Fireworks show over Corcoran Pond @9:30pm.

10:00am  Kids meet to decorate bikes & scooters in Packard's Field

10:30am Cars meet @ the Conference Center Parking Lot

11:00am  Independence Day Parade Begins!

 For more info call: (603) 236-4695

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Artisan Fair & Live Music
Jul
14
10:00 AM10:00

Artisan Fair & Live Music

Artisans set up in street-fair style in Town Square. Support local businesses and artists while enjoying live music and everything else Town Square has to offer, including biking, boating, fishing, swimming, dining, shopping, ice cream, and more!

12-3pm Live Music with Lil' Penny
12-4pm  Craft Beer Sampling
6-9pm  Live Music with Zen Again

 
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19th Annual Chocolate Fest & Live Music
Jul
28
6:00 PM18:00

19th Annual Chocolate Fest & Live Music

It is everything you have ever wanted.  Enjoy an evening of chocolate temptations in Town Square accompanied by a free outdoor concert as the sun sets!  Pack a picnic or just bring a bottle of your favorite red or white libation and enjoy an indulgent evening in the square, on a blanket, or with your toes in the sand!

Event Schedule:

6:00 - 9:00pm           Live Entertainment with The Chris White Band
6:00 - 7:00pm           ‘Name that Candy Bar’ Contest in Town Square
6:00 - 8:30pm           Chocolate Treats sold by the piece (cash only) (rain location under tent)
6:00-  8:30pm           Craft Beer Sampling- Hosted by Amoskeag Beverages
                                                                     

 

 

 

 

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Ugotta Regatta and Live Music
Aug
4
9:30 AM09:30

Ugotta Regatta and Live Music

The free canoe, kayak and paddle boat races will be held at a five-acre lake, next to Town Square.

9:30-11:00a.m. Boat Building class with free supplies provided for the onsite boat-building workshop at the Corcoran Pond beach.  All boats must be made of tape and cardboard.

11:00 a.m. Boat “Oughtta Float” contest

11:30 a.m. Kayak and canoe boat races will happen immediately following the boat contest.  

12:00-4:00 p.m. Craft Brew Sampling hosted by Amoskeag Beverages

12:00-3:00 p.m. Live Music from Family Affair

1:00-3:00 p.m. Join us on the beach for some classic water games and water fun with our new Aqua Lily Pads!

6:00-9:00 p.m. Live Music from the Amanda McCarthy Trio


 

 

 

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Denali Challenge
Aug
10
to Aug 12

Denali Challenge

Within the mountains that surround Waterville Valley exist a number of New England's highest peaks. The Denali Challenge is to hike five of these peaks in one weekend. The ultimate challenge is to hike the five peaks equaling 20,000 feet (Denali is at 20,328') claiming the title "Alive after five". This year, hikers will be able to choose from a number of different peaks for the five mountains they will climb. Participation in the weekend is free and everyone is welcome. Whether you're an experienced hiker looking to master all five peaks, or just looking to join the fun, there is something to fit all abilities and ages. Pre-registration is recommended but not required. Please e-mail jcobbett@waterville.com to pre-register. 

Hike any five of the following peaks to achieve 20,000’ (or a sixth peak if elevation is needed).
Peaks (Elevation)
Tecumseh (4003)
Welch (2605)
Dickey (2734)
Snow’s (2800)
North Peak Tripyramid (4180)
Middle Peak Tripyramid (4140)
South Peak Tripyramid (4100)
Mt. Osceola (4340)
Mt. Osceola East (4156)
The Scaur (2200)
Goodrich Rock (2200)
Noon Peak (2976)
Jennings Peak (3460)

Weekend Schedule

Friday
Hikes can be done on Saturday and Sunday, but hikers can choose to get one of the mountains out of the way on Friday. We do encourage a warm up hike on Friday to one of the many scenic outlooks in Waterville Valley.

Friday Night
Registration is from 6-8PM in the Town Square next to the info booth. Hikers will receive a welcome goody bag and hiker card.

Saturday
10am Family Hike to Cascades-meet at the Info Booth in Town Square. Transportation is provided. Hikers bag 2 or 3 peaks.

Sunday
10am Family Hike to Goodrich Rock-meet at the Info Booth in Town Square. Transportation is provided.

Hikers finish 5 peaks and turn in finished cards at the Info Booth in Town Square.

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End of Summer Bash!
Sep
2
9:30 AM09:30

End of Summer Bash!

Help us send summer out with a bang (literally), and ring in our colorful fall season in Waterville Valley! The day will include free outdoor concerts, beach games, and fireworks over Corcoran Pond!

9:30-11:30pm- Complimentary Face Painting

12:00-3:00pm  Live Music w/ Ted & Rosemarie

5:00- Annual Rubber Duck Race

5:30-8:30pm  Live Music w/ The 603's

8:30pm- Fireworks over Corcoran Pond!

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REI Outessa
Sep
13
to Sep 16

REI Outessa

Remarkable beauty, fun-filled adventures, newfound friendships. They’re all in large supply in this charming New England town where you’ll spend three amazing days among the fall foliage of the White Mountain National Forest.

Along with a plethora of trails and streams to stomp around in, you’ll choose from an all-included variety of activities and experiences from biking, paddling, rock climbing and more, to classes and workshops that teach you everything from outdoor skills to inner wellness. We bring the gear and the good vibes, you bring your sense of adventure. And we also bring locally inspired food and beverages that start Friday at breakfast through Sunday at lunch along with a killer welcome bag filled with loads of goodies from our premier partners. Yep, all included, too.

Click HERE to Register.

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20th Annual Chili Challenge & Brews
Sep
29
12:00 PM12:00

20th Annual Chili Challenge & Brews

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Area restaurants compete in Town Square for the title of the best chili around!  Admission fee covers generous samples of every chili and a ballot for voting from Noon-2:00pm.  Plus enjoy tastings of brews and a free outdoor concert from The Uncle Steve Band 12pm-3pm!

Tickets/Ballots will go on sale in Town Square starting at 11am. Sampling will start at 12pm.
Admission:
$7.50 for Adults
$5.00 for children 12 and under

12-3pm Craft Beer Sampling.
 

 

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Fall Foliage Celebration
Oct
6
to Oct 8

Fall Foliage Celebration

To complement the brilliant fall foliage, join us for a weekend of family fun, including free outdoor concerts, tent sales, ski swap, 5K road race, 1.6 K fun run, 10-mile trail race and additional activities such as kid’s games, pumpkin painting, and more!

Plus learn more about Phase II and all of our new winter developments from our Operations Crew, pick up your pass, and join in the festivities as we celebrate a successful summer. Time to gear up for winter!

Weekend Schedule:

Friday 10/5  

12pm-6pm, Sport Thoma Tent Sale              

Saturday 10/6

9am-4pm, Touch a Snow Cat. One Antique and one new Snow Cat, and a variety of snow guns will be on display.
9am-5pm, BBTS Ski & Snowboard Swap
9am-6pm, Sport Thoma Sale
9am-5pm, Bike Rentals Open
8:30am-10:30am, Meet and Greet with the Valley Snow Dogz
10am-4pm, Boat Rentals Open
10am-2pm, Resort Board Obstacle Course. Located on Field behind Ice Arena $5 perperson.
11am-2pm, BBQ in Town Square
11am-5pm, Season Pass Deadline Sale-Passes on sale in Town Square      
12pm-4pm, Beer Sampling with Harpoon
12pm-3pm, Live Music in the Gazebo by Mica's Groove Train
3pm, Green Peak Hike with Tim Smith- Meet in Courtyard at Resort

Sunday 10/7

9am-4pm, Touch a Snow Cat. One Antique and one new Snow Cat, and a variety of snow guns will be on display.                      
9am-4pm, BBTS Ski & Snowboard Swap
9am-6pm, Sport Thoma Tent Sale
8am-9am, Race Registration
8am-5pm, Bike Rentals Open
10am-4pm, Boat Rentals Open
9:30am-11pm, Fall Foliage 5K and 10 mile trail runs start
10am-2pm, Resort Board Obstacle Course. Located on Field behind Ice Arena $5 perperson.
10:20am-11am, Family 1.6K Fun run starts             
11am-5pm, Season Pass Deadline Sale- Passes on sale in Town Square     
11am-2pm, BBQ in Town Square
11:00-1pm, Face Painting in Town Square- FREE         
12pm, Race Awards in Town Square
12pm-4pm, Beer Sampling with Harpoon Brewery
1pm-4pm, Live music in the Gazebo by Rhythm Method
1pm-3:30pm, Pumpkin Painting in Town Square ($5 per pumpkin) (Limited quantities, first come first serve)

Monday 10/8

9am-2pm, Sport Thoma Tent Sale
10am-11am, Squam Lakes Science Center Live Animal Show
9am-5pm, Bike Rentals Open
10am-4pm, Boat Rentals Open     

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Valley Halloween Celebration
Oct
26
to Oct 27

Valley Halloween Celebration

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Waterville Valley's pedestrian village is perfect for Trick-or-Treating at the lodges & Town Square!
 

Friday, 10/26

PUMPKIN CARVING & PIZZA PARTY

WV Recreation Dept.

6:00-8:00pm - All ages, $10 per family

A great family night out of pumpkin carving and decorating. We have all the supplies you need as well as pumpkins for sale (limited quantity available) or BYOP! Pizza and other fall treats will be served.

 

Saturday, 10/27

HALLOWEEN SPOOKTACULAR:

WV Recreation Department
4:00pm - Register/Check-in ($5 per child), Games, Snacks
4:30pm - Costume Contest
5:00pm - Trick-or-Treating Parade to Lodges* (Ages 9 & under must be accompanied by an adult)

*Buses will only be running if there is inclement weather!
Please dress accordingly!

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Bonus Weekend of Skiing and Riding
Apr
14
to Apr 15

Bonus Weekend of Skiing and Riding

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The spring conditions are so amazing that everyone can enjoy an extra bonus weekend!

We'll reopen one last weekend on Saturday April 14th and Sunday April 15th for the 2017/2018 winter season. We'll be closed for the season after 4pm on Sunday April 15th.

T-Bars, The Market Place and Schwendi Hutte will be open both days. We plan on operating the Green Peak Triple, Valley Run Quad, White Peaks Quad and the Lower Carpet. Stay tuned to the Snow Report Page for trail openings and conditions leading up to closing weekend.

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Corona/Pacifico Last Run Luau, Pond Skimming and Beach Party
Apr
7
12:00 PM12:00

Corona/Pacifico Last Run Luau, Pond Skimming and Beach Party

Bid Aloha to the ski season with a splash! Pond skimming returns to Waterville Valley Resort on April 7, 2018 during the 7th Annual Last Run Luau! The party includes live music!

Pond skimming registration will be open to the first 75 brave hearted competitors and is free with a valid 4/7/2018 lift ticket or valid season pass. Registration will be held from 8-10am in the Base Lodge with skimming starting at approximately 12:15pm, at the base of Exhibition. Come early, sign up, and take a few slushy runs before heading over to the "pond!" Spectators, otherwise known as “Beach Bums” are welcome to take part in cheering on competitors as they splash their way across the pond. After the ponds skimming there will be an après and awards party on the Buckets deck starting at 2:30pm, prizes will be given out for Longest Run for skiers and riders (21+ and 20 and under divisions), Beach Bum Favorite and Best Wipe Out! Get creative and dress up for a chance to win the Best Costume prize. The après will include giveaways and beer specials from Corona and Pacifico! 

SCHEDULE:
8 – 10am       Registration, second floor of the Base Lodge
12:15-2pm     Pond Skimming Event on Bottom of Exhibition
Live Music in the Courtyard
11:30am-1:30pm- Best Not Broken
2pm-4pm- Town Meeting
4:30-6:30- Remember September


 

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Easter Weekend: Sunrise Service, Egg Hunts, & Brunch
Mar
31
to Apr 1

Easter Weekend: Sunrise Service, Egg Hunts, & Brunch

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Celebrate your Easter Holiday with us at Waterville Valley Resort! On Saturday, March 31st join the Waterville Valley Recreation Department in Town Square for an amazing Egg Hunt open to ages 11 and under! Then head uphill on Sunday April 1st for a Sunrise Service on the mountain, free morning skiing, easter egg hunts, and brunch!

Town Square Saturday, March 31st :
9am- Register for the WV Rec. Dept. Easter Egg Hunt Held in Town Square
Open to ages 11 and under $5 per child.
9:30am- Egg Hunt begins
10am-12pm- Free Open Gym at the WV Rec. Dept.

Easter Sunday, April 1st:
Start off Easter morning with a non-denominational Easter Sunday Sunrise Service at the top of Mt. Tecumseh. Take a ride on the White Peaks Express Chair starting at 5:30am and join in a service surrounded by the White Mountains starting at 6:00am. Free skiing and riding will follow the event until 7:45am. (Beginning at 8:00am a valid day ticket or Season Pass is required for trail and lift access)
Then, kiddos aged 12 and under can head downhill to the lower mountain for the Waterville Valley Resort Easter Egg Challenge. The first 100 participants to register, 12 and under, will search for hidden eggs on the lower mountain. There will be some golden tickets in each location that will be redeemed for larger prizes! Make sure to register between 8:00 and 9:00 am on the second floor of the base lodge.

Kids 9–12 years old will hunt for eggs on Leroy's Loop starrting at 9am.
Kids 8 and under will hunt for eggs on the Pasture (J-Bar) starting at 9am.

Easter Brunch Buffet at T-Bars starting at 9:00am
Adults: $15.99
Kids 12 & Under $9.99
T-Bars Bloody Mary's and Mimosas- $6

Menu: Choice of Orange, Apple, Tomato Juice, Coffee, Milk
Fresh Sliced Fruit
French Toast w/ Maple Syrup
Cheesy Scrambled Eggs
Hash Brown Potatoes
Ham and Sausage
Omelette Station

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BMW xDrive Experience
Mar
23
to Mar 25

BMW xDrive Experience

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Carve it up with BMW March 23-25 at Waterville Valley Resort.

Carve it up with BMW March 16-18 at Waterville Valley Resort.
Join the BMW Winter xDrive Experience and test drive the full lineup of BMW Sport Activity Vehicles ® ,including the all-new X3. Professional driving instructors will teach you how to conquer the winter elements using xDrive, BMW's intelligent all-wheel-drive system, through street drives and a timed autocross course.

Additionally, attendees will have the ability to see the first-ever BMW X2 on display.
REGISTER HERE
Event details are below:

LOCATION: BMW Activation Hub, Base Lodge

ADDRESS: 1 Ski Area Rd, Waterville Valley, NH 03215

DATES:

Friday, March 16 - Sunday, March 18

Friday, March 23 - Sunday, March 25

TIMES: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Please note that this event is conducted on a rolling basis and there is no official start time. All driving activities are available on a first come, first served basis within the timeframe. To register, complete the form to the right. All guests 18 years of age or older must register individually.

All checked-in attendees will receive $1,000 towards the purchase or lease price of a new BMW, valid until June 30, 2018.

Please reach out to BMWEast@Octagon.com with any questions.

BMW is the Official Vehicle of Waterville Valley Resort.

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2018 U.S. Freestyle Championships
Mar
20
to Mar 24

2018 U.S. Freestyle Championships

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The nation’s best freestyle skiers will compete for national titles this spring at the 2018 U.S. Freestyle Championships. Aerials competitions will take place at the Utah Olympic Park followed by moguls at New Hampshire’s Waterville Valley Resort.

The moguls U.S. championships will be returning to the East Coast for the first time since 2012. Competition is scheduled for March 20-24 and will feature moguls and dual moguls. Morgan Schild (Rochester, N.Y.) and Jaelin Kauf (Alta, Wyo.) are the reigning women’s moguls and dual moguls champions. Hunter Bailey (Vail, Colo.) will be looking to defend both the men’s moguls and dual moguls titles.

Would you like to volunteer? We have a variety of event positions open. Please sign up here.

Additional details on the 2018 U.S. Freestyle Championships can be found at: HERE.

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6th Annual Waterville Valley Hall of Fame
Mar
17
5:30 PM17:30

6th Annual Waterville Valley Hall of Fame

2018 Hall of Fame induction of Kevin Morse, Bob Fries, Josef Jung.

Saturday March 17, 2018:  Doors open at the Waterville Valley Conference Center at 5:30pm, the event begins at 6pm for appetizers and beverages. Dinner at 7, program begins around 8pm

 The 6th annual Hall of Fame evening which will include a short video presentation of the inductee’s created by EVP Marketing and Media followed by individual presenters for each recipients, followed by the inductee’s acceptance speech.

The cost is $49 per ticket or $490 for a reserved table of 10. Tickets on sale HERE.

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BMW xDrive Experience
Mar
16
to Mar 18

BMW xDrive Experience

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Carve it up with BMW March 16-18 at Waterville Valley Resort.
Join the BMW Winter xDrive Experience and test drive the full lineup of BMW Sport Activity Vehicles ® ,including the all-new X3. Professional driving instructors will teach you how to conquer the winter elements using xDrive, BMW's intelligent all-wheel-drive system, through street drives and a timed autocross course.

Additionally, attendees will have the ability to see the first-ever BMW X2 on display.
REGISTER HERE
Event details are below:

LOCATION: BMW Activation Hub, Base Lodge

ADDRESS: 1 Ski Area Rd, Waterville Valley, NH 03215

DATES:

Friday, March 16 - Sunday, March 18

Friday, March 23 - Sunday, March 25

TIMES: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Please note that this event is conducted on a rolling basis and there is no official start time. All driving activities are available on a first come, first served basis within the timeframe. To register, complete the form to the right. All guests 18 years of age or older must register individually.

All checked-in attendees will receive $1,000 towards the purchase or lease price of a new BMW, valid until June 30, 2018.

Please reach out to BMWEast@Octagon.com with any questions.

BMW is the Official Vehicle of Waterville Valley Resort.

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Winter Wild up & Down Race
Mar
10
7:00 AM07:00

Winter Wild up & Down Race

Winter Wild is an uphill series with a twist, the finish is at the bottom so you get to come back down too.  Grab your skis, grab your snowshoes, or just grab your favorite winter running shoes and join us for some winter fun.  Do you like first tracks?  Most events take place at a public ski area and you get to hit slopes before they open to the public.  What's not to like about that! For more info and to register click here.

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2018 Silver Streaks Challenge Cup Race
Mar
7
8:00 AM08:00

2018 Silver Streaks Challenge Cup Race

2018 Silver Streaks Challenge Cup
Open to Skiers Age 50+
Wednesday, March 7th, 2018
Race Time: 11am
Registration: 8-10am in the Base Lodge 2nd floor
Questions? Email jenholloway67@gmail.com
REGISTRATION
$55 Registration after 2/26/18 (includes all)
$45 Race Registration (includes Race, Refreshments, and Awards Party at T-Bars)
$30 Registration for Waterville Valley Pass-holders (Race and Party)
$25 Registration for Silver Streak Members (Race and Party)
$19 Refreshments and T-Bars Awards Party Only
$5 RFID Card Fee. (refundable, if you choose not to keep your RFID card).

Download Registration form here.

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Math Games for All
Mar
3
1:00 PM13:00

Math Games for All

Date: Saturday, March 3
Time: 1-5 p.m. 
Location: Waterville Valley Town Square, PSU Suite
Cost: Free
Instructor: Dr. Natalya Vinogradova, Director of the NH Impact Center, Mathematics Department Plymouth State University

Stop in for some interactive math fun. Sharpen math skills by playing games. 

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