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VINS celebrates Father’s Day with free admission for dads  

Courtesy of VINS

Get up close with the resident raptors at VINS with free admission for dads on Father’s Day.

Sunday, June 19 at 10 a.m. — QUECHEE — In honor of Father’s Day, the Vermont Institute of Natural Science (VINS) will offer free admission to dads on Sunday, June 19 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Join VINS for the day, and be immersed in the energetic beginnings of summer. Celebrate and attend a live bird program; explore the nature trails with scenic views of the Ottauquechee River; and visit the “Birds Are Dinosaurs” exhibit. Or, simply enjoy a self-guided tour of the raptor enclosures and observe the beauty of these mysterious, majestic creatures.

General admission to the Nature Center is $14.50 for adults; $13.50 for seniors, 62 and over; $12.50 for youth, ages 4 to 17; and free for members and for children, 3 and under.

For more information about VINS Nature Center’s programs, activities, and events, visit or call 802-359-5000. VINS is located at 6565 Woodstock Rd., Quechee.

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