Please join us at the Vermont Institute for Natural Science in Quechee, Vermont on Saturday, October 15, 10 am - 5 pm for a fun, family-friendly celebration to mark the publication of The Outside Story, Volume 2, and celebrate the Wellborn Ecology Fund of the New Hampshire Charitable Foundation’s remarkable legacy of promoting ecological and environmental science knowledge in the Upper Valley.
Schedule of Events
Activity stations open – Beavers, moose and fish, oh my! These kid-friendly stations will be open 10 am - 5 pm, and staffed by VINS educators.
“ValleyQuest at VINS,” a guided treasure hunt at VINS, led by Vital Communities volunteers
VINS live raptor program
Presentation by Kevin Peterson, Senior Program Officer, Upper Valley Region, New Hampshire Charitable Foundation
Reading and comments by author and community leader Tim Traver
Storytelling by author Michael Caduto
Presentation by Dietland Müller-Schwarze on beavers and tree chemical defenses, based on his article in The Outside Story, Vol. II, “Arms Race in the Woods”
Afternoon raptor program: Magnificent Migrations
Click here for directions to the Vermont Institute for Natural Science.