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Magnificent Mammals Day

Magnificent Mamma

August 11 | 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Included with admission to the VINS Nature Center.

Join us for a day exploring the amazing lives of mammals. Discover the specialties of our furred cousins and find out how important they are to the natural world. You’ll see an amazing puppet show with Lindsay and Her Puppet Pals at 11:00 or learn about living alongside bears with Forrest Hammond from Vermont Fish & Wildlife. You’ll also get to learn about the world of bats and bat rehabilitation at 1:00. Then, meet live mammals in a presentation by Wildlife Encounters at 2:00 pm. In addition there will be face painting, pelts and skulls, hands-on activities and crafts all day long. It’s sure to be a magnificent experience!

Vendors include King Arthur Flour and Pizza Chef.

10:00-5:00 Face Painting
10:00-5:00 Crafts
10:00-5:00 Pelts & Skulls
10:00-5:00 Tracks & Scat
10:30-10:45 Raptor Encounter
10:30-11:00 Storytelling & Craft
11:00-12:00 Lindsay and Her Puppet Pals
11:00-12:00 Living with Bears by Forrest Hammond
11:00-2:00 KAF Bake Truck
11:00-2:00 Pizza Chef Pizza by the Slice
12:30-12:45 Raptor Encounter
1:00-2:00 Bat Presentation w/ VT Bat Center
2:00-3:00 Wildlife Encounters Presentation
3:00-5:00 Wildlife Encounters Exhibiting
3:30-4:00 Predators of the Sky
4:30-4:45 Raptor Encounter

For more information, contact us at info@vinsweb.org or 802.359.5000.