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...