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Artist Exhibition – Amy Hook-Therrien

AUGUST 1 - OCTOBER 31 - Amy Hook-Therrien formed deep connections with the forests while growing up in Vermont. She has been featured in multiple publications as well as gaining representation in galleries throughout the state. She practices landscape painting in watercolor, where she attempts to portray the tranquility and fragility found in nature.

VINS Online Auction

OCT 20 to NOV 11 - With a goal to raise $20,000, these funds will support VINS’ environmental education, research and wildlife rehabilitation program, as well as the thousands of children, families, educators, adult learners and avian patients who benefit from them each year.

Event Series Turtle Picnic

Turtle Time

Meet Turt and Jersey, VINS Ambassador Turtles, as they have their morning stroll. Chat with an educator about these cool creatures.

Event Series Songbird Aviary Tour

Songbird Aviary Tour

Spend some time in our newest exhibit – the Songbird Aviary! Our docents will familiarize you with this special group of birds and point out the ways you can make a great habitat for these important creatures in your own backyard.

Event Series Artist Exhibition – Jon & Deborah Meyer

Artist Exhibition – Jon & Deborah Meyer

NOVEMBER 1 - JANUARY 8 - Visit our artist exhibition at the VINS Nature Center featuring Jon and Deborah Meyer, a combination of artwork and poetry. Deborah loves to watch and listen to birds and learn about their lives. Her drawn bird images married with Jon's poetry are from their upcoming book, Quest of the Birds, a parable of a mixed flock of birds seeking their true Self.

Event Series Raptors Up Close

Raptors Up Close

Take flight with us on an unforgettable experience! We’ll show you the unique nature of some of the world’s most highly skilled predators – raptors! In this live bird demonstration you’ll gain an up-close view and an in-depth understanding of these majestic birds.