Visitors are encouraged to bring a bag lunch on Dec. 20 if they want to participate in the sachet workshop and the afternoon program, Holiday for the Birds, which will be held from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Join the VIC staff for a look at how to make your back yard a bird's favorite wintering spot, and take home a feeder to get yourself started.
Preregistration is required by Dec. 16 by calling (518) 582-2000. The cost is $5/person and $3/Adirondack Park Institute members.
On Saturday, Dec. 27, the VIC will show the movie, "Arctic Tale," from 1 to 2:30 p.m. in the multipurpose room. Watch a polar bear cub and a walrus pup as they struggle for survival in a beautiful icebound world.
This film is narrated by Queen Latifah. Registration is not required for this free program.
The Newcomb VIC is located 12 miles east of Long Lake on Route 28N. Call (518) 582-2000. For more information about the VICs, log on to the centers' web site at www.adkvic.org.