@theVIC Tuesday, June 3, through Monday, June 9


The VIC is open seven days a week, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., and the trails are open dawn 'til dusk, free of charge. 

Friends of the VIC

Help support the Paul Smith's College VIC by joining the Friends of the VIC. Membership is available at a range of levels, starting with a $45 annual contribution. 

The Great Adirondack Birding Celebration

Friday-Sunday, June 6-8

The 12th annual Great Adirondack Birding Celebration – the longest running boreal birding festival in the northeast – will be held Friday-Sunday, June 6-8. The festival will feature field trips to boreal birding hot spots, informative lectures, workshops, a raffle, social hours and more. The keynote speaker, Noah Strycker, associate editor of Birding magazine, will give a talk titled “Bird World,” an exploration of the parallels between bird and human behavior. Some of the boreal species participants might find include the black-backed woodpecker, American three-toed woodpecker, boreal chickadee, spruce grouse, Bicknell's thrush and a variety of migrating warblers. 

Art Reception: Birds of a Feather

Saturday, June 7

Join us at the VIC from 5-7 p.m. and meet the artists who put together this month’s New Moon Art Show. Talk about their work at the Adirondack Birding Festival Art Reception. Free. Underwritten by the Friends of the VIC.




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