Join Deb Paradis from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. and learn about nature's winter preparation and survival. This program is geared toward third- to fifth-graders. Please dress for a two- to three-hour outdoor session and pack a lunch. Preregister by 5 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 8, by calling 518-327-6241. This is the first in a series of No-School Days programming at the VIC. Join us again from noon to 4 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 4.