ILEAD – The Best Social and Intellectual Stimulation in the Upper Valley

Feb 08, 2014

Many of Kendal at Hanover’s residents are members of the Institute for Lifelong Education at Dartmouth. ILEAD, as the Institute is better known (pronounced as in Homer’s Iliad), is one of the largest organizations of its kind in the country. Over 1,600 members participate in a wide variety of classes, day trips throughout New England […]

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Climbing Mount Kilimanjaro

Oct 23, 2014

In July of 2013, I had the opportunity to go to Africa and join a group of 12 other Americans who, with Tanzanian guides and porters, climbed to the top of Mount Kilimanjaro. This is Africa’s tallest mountain, and is19,341 feet above sea level. This climb was a dream I have had for ten years. […]

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