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Meet alpacas and angora rabbits, watch spinning demonstrations, and see llamas navigate an obstacle course during Vermont annual Farm to Yarn Tour, May 18 19. This free family event features farm tours and a chance to learn about fiber producing animals, meet local knitters, spinners, and farmers, and purchase handcrafted fiber products. About a dozen farms throughout the Northeast Kingdom, located near the Canadian border and Jay Peak Resort, take part in the event; several will offer fiber arts workshops. Wear appropriate footwear and clothing, and leave your dog at home. This special Cape Cod Girls Weekend, May 17 19, takes place at the oceanfront Red Jacket Beach Resort in South Yarmouth. Kick back and catch up with your friends, or enjoy a comedy show by Kelly McFarland, be the lead singer in a live karaoke band, do beach yoga, or take self defense and Zumba classes. Price: $350, based on double occupancy, includes activities, entertainment, accommodations, most meals, and a New England clambake, but bring a bit extra to cover spa treatments, golf lessons, and psychic readings. The eight off the grid lodges are modeled after huts in the European Alps and spaced about a day apart, by foot, along a