Upcoming Events for Upcoming Events https://www.paws.org/index.php/support/events/ Brownie Girl Scouts: Pets Badge https://www.paws.org/index.php/kids/kids-events/brownies-pets-badge-2/?date=2017-10-21 <p>Earn your Pets Badge at PAWS! Pets have many of the same needs that we do. Come learn about what it takes to care for a dog or cat and how to keep them happy, healthy and safe. In addition to hands-on activities and crafts, you will tour PAWS Companion Animal Services where you will see the dogs and cats who call PAWS their temporary home. </p><p><strong>This event is created for individuals or troops with 4 or less girls wanting to participate.</strong> Larger troops can participate in this same program by <a title="Schedule a program" href="https://pawswashington.wufoo.com/forms/qygf6iv1ct4h0c/">scheduling a private program</a>.</p><p><strong>Cost: </strong>$8 per scout</p><p>Program includes the Pets badge. Optional PAWS fun patch available for purchase at time of program for $2.</p><p><em>NOTE: This is not a drop-off event, so adults must stay and attend the program. Please respect a minimum adult to child ratio of 1:5.</em></p><p>If you have any questions, please contact <a href="https://www.paws.org/index.php/kids/kids-events/brownies-pets-badge-2/brownie-girl-scouts-pets-badge-registration-october-21/">education@paws.org.</a></p><p><a href="https://www.paws.org/index.php/kids/kids-events/brownies-pets-badge-2/brownie-girl-scouts-pets-badge-registration-october-21/">Register here</a></p> Tue, 01 Aug 2017 12:19:07 -0500 https://www.paws.org/index.php/kids/kids-events/brownies-pets-badge-2/?date=2017-10-21 Cooking with PAWS: Fall Harvest https://www.paws.org/index.php/support/events/cooking-with-paws-fall-harvest/?date=2017-11-03 <p>You are invited to join PAWS at the Verdant Community Wellness Center Teaching Kitchen in Lynnwood for a fall themed cooking class! Learn more about plant-based, animal friendly diets and the benefits to animal welfare, our health and the environment. Be inspired as we prepare fall themed dishes that are sure to please a crowd. Class includes an informational talk led by PAWS staff, a cooking demonstration as well as a generous tasting of prepared foods at the end of the evening. </p><p>Seating is limited, make sure to register today! This class is for adults only please.</p><p><strong>Cost:</strong> $20</p><p>This fee is to help us cover the cost of supplies. Additional donations, made during the registration process or at the event itself, are welcome and will go directly towards supporting PAWS’ life-saving work with wild and companion animals.</p><p>Questions: Contact PAWS Education Team <a href="mailto:Education@paws.org?subject=Cooking%20with%20PAWS">Education@paws.org</a><a href="https://www.paws.org/index.php/support/events/cooking-with-paws-fall-harvest/cooking-with-paws-fall-harvest-registration-november-3-2017/"> 425.787.2500 x257</a></p><p><a href="https://www.paws.org/index.php/support/events/cooking-with-paws-fall-harvest/cooking-with-paws-fall-harvest-registration-november-3-2017/">Register here</a><a href="https://www.paws.org/index.php/[sitetree_link,id=]"></a></p> Fri, 29 Sep 2017 17:25:16 -0500 https://www.paws.org/index.php/support/events/cooking-with-paws-fall-harvest/?date=2017-11-03 Cadette Girl Scouts: Animal Helpers Badge https://www.paws.org/index.php/kids/kids-events/cadettes-animal-helpers-badge-2/?date=2017-11-04 <p>Earn your Animal Helpers Badge at PAWS! Discover how a dog’s nose helps keep people safe and how a cat’s purr can be just what the doctor ordered. Explore the connection between humans and animals through hand-on activities, crafts and then tour PAWS Companion Animal Services to meet the dogs and cats who call PAWS their temporary home. </p><p><strong>This event is created for individuals or troops with 4 or less girls wanting to participate.</strong> Larger troops can participate in this same program by <a title="Schedule a program" href="https://pawswashington.wufoo.com/forms/qygf6iv1ct4h0c/">scheduling a private program</a>.</p><p><strong>Cost:</strong> $8 per scout</p><p>Program includes the Animal Helpers badge. Optional PAWS fun patch available for purchase at time of program for $2.</p><p><em><strong>NOTE:</strong> This is not a drop-off event, so adults must stay and attend the program. Please respect a minimum adult to child ratio of 1:5.</em></p><p>If you have any questions, please contact <a title="email education@paws.org" href="mailto:education@paws.org">education@paws.org</a>.</p><p><a href="https://www.paws.org/index.php/kids/kids-events/cadettes-animal-helpers-badge-2/cadette-girl-scouts-animal-helpers-badge-registration-nov-4/">Register here</a></p><p> </p> Tue, 01 Aug 2017 12:40:08 -0500 https://www.paws.org/index.php/kids/kids-events/cadettes-animal-helpers-badge-2/?date=2017-11-04 Teens Helping Animals Workshop https://www.paws.org/index.php/kids/kids-events/teens-helping-animals-workshop-2/?date=2017-11-10 <p>Get involved with helping the animals at PAWS! Our Teens Helping Animals workshop is designed for youth between the ages of 13 and 17.</p><p>Learn about some of the issues facing wildlife and companion animals, meet other animal-lovers, and do hands-on service projects to help animals at PAWS and in our community.</p><p>There will be a lunch break midday, so please bring a sack lunch.</p><p>Please wear clothes that you do not mind getting dirty. </p><p><strong>Cost:</strong> $30</p><p><em>NOTE: This is a drop off event.</em></p><p><a href="https://www.paws.org/index.php/kids/kids-events/teens-helping-animals-workshop-2/teens-helping-animals-registration-nov-10/">Register here</a><a href="https://www.paws.org/index.php/[sitetree_link,id=]"></a></p> Tue, 01 Aug 2017 13:03:53 -0500 https://www.paws.org/index.php/kids/kids-events/teens-helping-animals-workshop-2/?date=2017-11-10 Daisy Girl Scouts: Birdbath Award https://www.paws.org/index.php/kids/kids-events/daisies-birdbath-award-2/?date=2017-12-09 <p>Earn your Birdbath award at PAWS! Start your animal adventure by learning about our local wild animals and their needs through hands-on activities and crafts. Tour our Wildlife Hospital lobby where will see what some of the current patients are up to on our live cameras. Then find out how wildlife rehabilitators care for these animals and have a chance to practice your own patient care skills on some make-believe wild patients.</p><p><strong>This event is created for individuals or troops with 4 or less girls wanting to participate.</strong> Larger troops can participate in this same program by <a title="Schedule a program" href="https://pawswashington.wufoo.com/forms/qygf6iv1ct4h0c/">scheduling a private program</a>.</p><p><strong>Cost:</strong> $8 per scout</p><p>Program includes a PAWS fun patch.</p><p><em>NOTE: This is not a drop-off event, so adults must stay and attend the program. Please respect a minimum adult to child ratio of 1:5.</em></p><p>If you have any questions, please contact <a href="https://www.paws.org/index.php/[sitetree_link,id=]">education@paws.org.</a></p><p><a href="https://www.paws.org/index.php/kids/kids-events/daisies-birdbath-award-2/daisy-girl-scouts-birdbath-award-registration-dec-9/">Register here</a></p> Tue, 01 Aug 2017 12:57:12 -0500 https://www.paws.org/index.php/kids/kids-events/daisies-birdbath-award-2/?date=2017-12-09 Junior Girl Scouts: Animal Habitats Badge https://www.paws.org/index.php/kids/kids-events/juniors-animal-habitats-badge-2/?date=2018-01-13 <p>Earn your Animal Habitats Badge at PAWS! Come explore our local wildlife and the habitats they call home through hands-on activities and exploration. Tour our Wildlife Hospital lobby where will see what some of the current patients are up to on our live cameras. Then we will dive deeper into a few endangered habitats and what we can do to protect them. Finish up by planting seeds to create a future habitat in your own backyard.</p><p><strong>This event is created for individuals or troops with 4 or less girls wanting to participate</strong>. Larger troops can participate in this same program by <a title="Schedule a program" href="https://pawswashington.wufoo.com/forms/qygf6iv1ct4h0c/">scheduling a private, special program</a>.</p><p>If you have any questions, please contact <a title="email education@paws.org" href="mailto:education@paws.org">education@paws.org</a>.</p><p><strong>Cost: </strong>$8 per scout</p><p>Program includes the Animal Habitats badge. Optional PAWS fun patch available for purchase at time of program for $2.</p><p><em>NOTE: This is not a drop off event, so adults must stay and attend the program.  Please respect a minimum adult to child ratio of 1:5.</em></p><p><a href="https://www.paws.org/index.php/kids/kids-events/juniors-animal-habitats-badge-2/junior-girl-scouts-animal-habitats-badge-registration-january-13/">Register here</a></p><p> </p> Tue, 10 Oct 2017 14:08:02 -0500 https://www.paws.org/index.php/kids/kids-events/juniors-animal-habitats-badge-2/?date=2018-01-13 Homeschool Kids Who Care - Tuesday PM https://www.paws.org/index.php/kids/kids-events/homeschool-kids-who-care-tuesday-pm/?date=2018-01-16 <p class="BasicParagraph">Our signature PAWS program is a six week, once a week, interdisciplinary program including opportunities for reading, journaling, critical thinking and problem solving and is designed to meet Washington State science standards. Lessons combine videos, hands-on activities, role-playing, discussion, presentation and tours of the PAWS facility. Each lesson is 90 minutes.</p><p><strong>Course Dates:<br></strong></p><p class="BasicParagraph">Lesson #1: Tuesday, January 16, 2018<br>Lesson #2: Tuesday, January 23, 2018<br>Lesson #3: Tuesday, January 30, 2018<br>Lesson #4: Tuesday, February 6, 2018<br>Lesson #5: Tuesday, February 13, 2018<br>Lesson #6: Tuesday, February 20, 2018</p><p><strong>Corresponding Topics: </strong></p><p class="BasicParagraph">Lesson #1: Introduction to PAWS: Animal Emotion &amp; Intellect; Basic Needs of All Animals<br>Lesson #2: Understanding Our Pets: Pet Communication; Pet Safety; Responsible Pet Care<br>Lesson #3: Responsibility Toward Our Pets: Keeping Cats Safe; Spay and Neuter; Animal Shelters; Animal Abuse<br>Lesson #4: Understanding Wildlife: Habitats and Adaptations<br>Lesson #5: Responsibility Toward Wildlife: Issues Facing Wildlife; Ways to Help<br>Lesson #6: Bringing it all Together: Humane Living</p><p><strong>Age suitability:</strong> 8-12 years only</p><p><strong>Cost:</strong> $30 per child for the 6-week course</p><p><strong>Note:</strong> This is a drop-off program. Course fills at 12 students.</p><p><strong>Questions?</strong><br>Please contact our Education Programs Manager at <a href="mailto:education@paws.org?subject=Registration">education@paws.org</a><a href="https://www.paws.org/index.php/kids/kids-events/homeschool-kids-who-care-tuesday-pm/homeschool-kids-who-care-tuesday-sessions/"> or 425.412.4026.</a><br><br><a href="https://www.paws.org/index.php/kids/kids-events/homeschool-kids-who-care-tuesday-pm/homeschool-kids-who-care-tuesday-sessions/"><strong>Register here</strong></a><br><br></p> Fri, 20 Oct 2017 18:21:31 -0500 https://www.paws.org/index.php/kids/kids-events/homeschool-kids-who-care-tuesday-pm/?date=2018-01-16 Homeschool Kids Who Care - Thursday AM https://www.paws.org/index.php/kids/kids-events/homeschool-kidswhocare-thu/?date=2018-01-18 <p class="BasicParagraph">Our signature PAWS program is a six week, once a week, interdisciplinary program including opportunities for reading, journaling, critical thinking and problem solving and is designed to meet Washington State science standards. Lessons combine videos, hands-on activities, role-playing, discussion, presentation and tours of the PAWS facility. Each lesson is 90 minutes.</p><p><strong>Course Dates:<br></strong></p><p class="BasicParagraph">Lesson #1: Thursday, January 18, 2018<br>Lesson #2: Thursday, January 25, 2018<br>Lesson #3: Thursday, February 1, 2018<br>Lesson #4: Thursday, February 8, 2018<br>Lesson #5: Thursday, February 15, 2018<br>Lesson #6: Thursday, February 22, 2018</p><p><strong>Corresponding Topics:</strong></p><p class="BasicParagraph">Lesson #1: Introduction to PAWS: Animal Emotion &amp; Intellect; Basic Needs of All Animals<br>Lesson #2: Understanding Our Pets: Pet Communication; Pet Safety; Responsible Pet Care<br>Lesson #3: Responsibility Toward Our Pets: Keeping Cats Safe; Spay and Neuter; Animal Shelters; Animal Abuse<br>Lesson #4: Understanding Wildlife: Habitats and Adaptations<br>Lesson #5: Responsibility Toward Wildlife: Issues Facing Wildlife; Ways to Help<br>Lesson #6: Bringing it all Together: Humane Living<br><strong>Age suitability:</strong> 8-12 years only</p><p><strong>Cost:</strong> $30 per child for the 6-week course</p><p><strong>Note:</strong> This is a drop-off program. Course fills at 12 students.</p><p><strong>Questions?</strong><br>Please contact our Education Programs Manager at <a href="mailto:education@paws.org?subject=Registration">education@paws.org</a><a href="https://www.paws.org/index.php/kids/kids-events/homeschool-kids-who-care-tuesday-pm/homeschool-kids-who-care-tuesday-sessions/"> or 425.412.4026.</a><br><br><a href="https://www.paws.org/index.php/kids/kids-events/homeschool-kidswhocare-thu/reg/"><strong>Register here</strong></a></p> Fri, 20 Oct 2017 18:43:04 -0500 https://www.paws.org/index.php/kids/kids-events/homeschool-kidswhocare-thu/?date=2018-01-18 Cadette Girl Scouts: Animal Helpers Badge https://www.paws.org/index.php/kids/kids-events/cadettes-animal-helpers-badge-3/?date=2018-02-10 <p>Earn your Animal Helpers Badge at PAWS! Discover how a dog’s nose helps keep people safe and how a cat’s purr can be just what the doctor ordered. Explore the connection between humans and animals through hand-on activities, crafts and then tour PAWS Companion Animal Services to meet the dogs and cats who call PAWS their temporary home. </p><p><strong>This event is created for individuals or troops with 4 or less girls wanting to participate.</strong> Larger troops can participate in this same program by <a title="Schedule a program" href="https://pawswashington.wufoo.com/forms/qygf6iv1ct4h0c/">scheduling a private, special program</a>.</p><p><strong>Cost:</strong> $8 per scout</p><p>Program includes the Animal Helpers badge. Optional PAWS fun patch available for purchase at time of program for $2.</p><p><em><strong>NOTE: </strong>This is not a drop off event, so adults must stay and attend the program.  Please respect a minimum adult to child ratio of 1:5.</em></p><p>If you have any questions, please contact <a title="email education@paws.org" href="mailto:education@paws.org?subject=Cadette%20Girls%20Scout%20Inquiry">education@paws.org.</a></p><p><a href="https://www.paws.org/index.php/kids/kids-events/cadettes-animal-helpers-badge-3/cadette-girl-scouts-animal-helpers-badge-registration-sat-feb-10-2018/">Register here</a><a class="ss-broken" href="https://www.paws.org/index.php/kids/kids-events/cadettes-animal-helpers-badge-3/cadette-girl-scouts-animal-helpers-badge-2/"></a></p> Tue, 10 Oct 2017 14:58:14 -0500 https://www.paws.org/index.php/kids/kids-events/cadettes-animal-helpers-badge-3/?date=2018-02-10 Preteens Helping Animals https://www.paws.org/index.php/kids/kids-events/preteens-helping-animals-2/?date=2018-02-19 <p>Get involved with helping the animals at PAWS! Our Preteens Helping Animals workshop is designed for youth between the ages of 9 and 12.</p><p>Learn about some of the issues facing wildlife and companion animals, meet other animal-lovers, and do hands-on service projects to help animals at PAWS and in our community.</p><p>There will be a lunch break midday, so please bring a sack lunch.</p><p>Please wear clothes that you do not mind getting dirty. </p><p><strong>Cost:</strong> $20 per child</p><p><strong>NOTE:</strong> This is a drop off event. Please have your child wear clothes they do not mind getting dirty. Please bring a snack or lunch for a break halfway through the workshop. </p><p>If you have any questions, please contact <a title="email education@paws.org" href="mailto:education@paws.org">education@paws.org</a>.</p><p><a href="https://www.paws.org/index.php/kids/kids-events/preteens-helping-animals-2/preteens-helping-animals-february-19-2017/">Register here</a></p> Tue, 10 Oct 2017 15:23:09 -0500 https://www.paws.org/index.php/kids/kids-events/preteens-helping-animals-2/?date=2018-02-19