Ninety-one-year-old Janet Schurink has spent most of her life on a Shaftsbury hillside after emigrating to the U.S. from Holland after the war. And even after two broken hips, the riding instructor and horse expert rarely slows down.
Eighty-four-year-old Super Senior Peter Hawks is serious about having fun. Since the death of his son in 2011, he has channeled his grief into a life-affirming foundation that accentuates the positive.
Just up the hill on Blachly Road in East Calais, 98-year-old Bill Blachly has been working the land and tending to the animals for over a half-century. That's in addition to the theater production company he founded and continues to operate.