Kayak, Wine and Dine in Quechee

Quechee — The Vermont Institute of Natural Science will host a paddle, followed by dinner, next Sunday from 5-9 p.m. in Quechee. The event, also sponsored by Wilderness Trails and the Quechee Inn at Marshland Farm, is open to adults age 21 and older.

A VINS educator and a guide from Wilderness Trails will lead a 90-minute paddle on Dewey’s Pond. A three-course meal at the Quechee Inn will follow.

The cost is $55 or $45 for VINS members. Canoe and kayak rentals, including paddles and personal floatation devices, are available for an additional $25. Register online at www.vinsweb.org, or call 802-359-5001, ext. 223. The deadline is Thursday. — Staff report