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Nature Center Hours

VINS Nature Center
10am to 5pm Daily

Wild Bird Rehab is Open
Accepting Calls Only
802.359.5000 x212
8am to 4pm

Support VINS

Thank you for your generosity and passion for VINS and its mission. With your help, VINS has become New England’s premier environmental education organization – offering adults and children an opportunity to engage with some of the natural world’s most charismatic creatures through the Nature Center, school programs, or a community outreach.

As a nonprofit organization, VINS relies on caring individuals and organizations – like you – to broaden its reach in educating and stewarding the next generation, and change perceptions of the natural world.

Together we are able to:

  • bring an engaging educational experience to all ages
  • rehabilitate and care for hundreds of birds each year
  • participate in avian and environmental research through programs, such as Community Science

For whatever reason you feel connected to VINS, we thank you for sharing its mission.

VINS Tax ID: 03-0231665

Nature Center

Donate Today

Your contribution enables us to offer an outstanding educational experience to all ages, provide rehabilitation and care to hundreds of birds each year, and promote environmental field research that changes the way we view the world.


Become a Member

As a VINS member, you and your family will enjoy unlimited visits to the VINS Nature Center, an engaging destination for all ages. You also receive a 10% discount on purchases at the Nature Store. Families can take advantage of a special discount to Nature Camp.

Adopt an Ambassador

Adopt an Ambassador

The Adopt an Ambassador Program is a fun way to learn about and support a variety of wildlife represented by our resident Ambassadors. When you sponsor one of our Ambassadors, you help provide the specialized care for animals living at the VINS Nature Center.