The VINS Nature Center is CLOSED and will reopen Sunday, April 26. We are accepting injured birds 8am to 4pm daily - contact us at 802.359.5000 x212.
802.359.5000 | WILD BIRD REHAB: x510
One event on November 13, 2019 at 10:00 am
One event on February 19, 2020 at 10:00 am
One event on April 22, 2020 at 10:00 am
VINS is excited to offer our Homeschool Program for the 2019/2020 Academic Year. Mark the days in your calendar and be sure to build these programs into your curriculum. Your home schoolers will be immersed in science and Place-Based education during your time at the VINS Nature Center!
An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until January 5, 2020
VINS is proud to display the work of three local artists: Wendy Klemperer, Jackie Padich and Miranda Thomas. Klemperer, who earned her B.F.A. from the Pratt Institute in 1983, has exhibited work in New York as well as Maine, Montana and Virginia. Her work has appeared in venues ranging from sculpture parks to an airport.…
An event every day that begins at 10:30 am, repeating until October 31, 2019
An event every day that begins at 10:30 am, repeating until March 15, 2020
Discover the amazing abilities of our scaly friends: the reptiles! Meet a reptile ambassador up close and learn about the adaptations of these beautiful creatures to their habitats here in New England.
An event every day that begins at 2:00 pm, repeating until March 15, 2020
In this intimate encounter you will explore the fascinating lives of raptors. Delve deep into subjects ranging from how we rehabilitate hundreds of birds each year, the fundamentals of how we train our raptors to the specialties of certain raptor groups like falcons and owls.
An event every day that begins at 2:45 pm, repeating until March 15, 2020
If you’ve ever wondered what we feed our resident raptors, now is your chance to find out. We’ll show you what we feed, how we prepare it and then you can watch as our raptors eat their daily meal.