September 12, 2017

We have had a lovely and lively summer at the garden. Despite a few early rainy days, we spent
most of our Tuesdays and Thursdays outside in our Nature, Garden and Family Play Program —
planting, picking, running, making forts, exploring worms and water, getting to kn...

July 29, 2017

We did it! Thanks to an incredible outpouring of support during the Family Room’s July match challenge, we are excited to share that since July 11th our community has raised over $15,000, surpassing our goal of raising $10,000 and unlocking an additional $10,000 in mat...

July 19, 2017

The Family Room nurtures healthy and strong communities by providing research-based, wrap-around services and programing to help families with young children thrive.  As a registered parent-child center, The Family Room provides education, support, and connection for p...

July 18, 2017

Artist statement:

The beauty, love, and connection in these portraits reveal the

true art of the Janet S Munt Family Room.

The Janet S Munt Family Room is a twenty-nine year old

organization that has just become an independent non-profit.

It is a parent child center in Burl...

July 11, 2017

Searching for an executive director for the Family Room was a daunting task.  We needed someone with a vast array of skills, a deep understanding of our programs, and dedication to our mission.  They must also bring together staff, a new board, countless community part...

July 1, 2017

We are pleased to begin our next chapter with a staff that already deeply understands and values both the mission of the organization and the families it serves.  Each of our current staff served in the Family Room previously.  Please welcome back (pictured above, left...

June 27, 2017

The S. Whitney Landon Awards are designated by the Turrell Fund to recognize and applaud early childhood programs and organizations in Vermont who are engaged in exemplary practices, including innovative approaches for promoting child and family well‐being which can be...

Please reload

Featured Posts

Garden Season 2017 at the Janet S. Munt Family Room

September 12, 2017

Please reload

Recent Posts

July 29, 2017

July 19, 2017

Please reload

Please reload

Search By Tags

I'm busy working on my blog posts. Watch this space!

Please reload

Follow Us
  • Facebook Basic Square

20 Allen Street

Burlington, VT 05401

(802) 862-2121

  • Facebook Social Icon