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Goddard College is a private institution located in Plainfield, Washington County, whose programs and concentrations lead to a bachelor's, master's, or master of fine arts degree in such areas as health arts and sciences, teacher education and creative writing. The college's approximately 500 students interact in a real world, student-focused model with 83 regular faculty selected from all over the country.

The campus rests on 175 acres of pastureland and forest. Its buildings represent different eras in the college's and region's history. The core is the old Greatwood Estate buildings and gardens, a Vermont historical landmark, which became the college's home in 1938.

More recent buildings include 12 eight-room cottage dormitories called the "Village For Learning;" the multipurpose Eliot Pratt Center that houses the library and its Progressive Education archives; three student-built arts buildings that reflect the college's philosophy; and a student-built solar greenhouse.

Location: 123 Pitkin Road, Plainfield Vermont 05667 Telephone 802-454-8311

Other Education nearby:
(Barre) Barre City Elementary and Middle School
(Middlebury) Bingham Memorial School
(Burlington) C P Smith Elementary School
(Westport) Camp Dudley
(Hardwick) Crystalis Institute
(Shelburne) Gailer School

12/03 Coming to The Plainfield area
Taste of the Valley Plymouth NH March21 Experience all of your favorite local flavors. Several restaurants from the region will be there hoping to win your vote in the "Best in Show" competition.
Seacoast Home and Garden Show Durham NH March23-24 The 19th annual show features more than 225 exhibitors showcasing the latest products and services for your home.
Green Mountain Film Festival Montpelier VT March22-31 Culture reigns at the Green Mountain Film Festival, featuring powerful programming on a wide range of subjects, interesting and often unexpected guests, and a convivial atmosphere.
Vermont Maple Festival St Albans VT April26-28 Pancake breakfast and maple buffet, the annual “Sap Run” race, exhibits and sugarhouse tours, antiques, crafts, cooking demonstrations, youth talent, fiddlers’ shows, and a Grand Parade featuring teen “Maple Ambassadors.”
Lethal Beauty: Samurai Weapons and Armor Manchester NH March17-May5 A display at the Currier Museum of Art shows the striking duality of deadly weaponry and artistic beauty from the Samurai culture of centuries past.
New Hampshire Sheep and Wool Festival Deerfield NH May11-12 Each year the New Hampshire Sheep and Wool Festival lines up a wide variety of presenters to help educate the public on everything sheep or wool related. Your family can take advantage of the many activities taking place throughout the weekend.