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We offer an array of programs for children of all ages. If you're interested in one of the programs below, click the link to find out how you can register.

Upcoming Events

Apr 22

Teens Helping Animals Workshop Sat, Apr. 22, 2017 9:00am — 2:30pm | Add this to Calendar

Get involved with animal welfare and engage with the work that PAWS does! Our Teens Helping Animals workshop is designed for youth between the ages of 13 and 17. Learn about some of the issues facing wildlife and companion animals, meet other animal-lovers, and do hands-on projects to help animals at PAWS and in our community. There will be a lunch break midday,...

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May 20

Cadette Girl Scouts: Animal Helpers Badge Sat, May. 20, 2017 1:30pm — 3:00pm | Add this to Calendar

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. *This event is created...

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Jun 30

Daisy Girl Scouts: Birdbath Award Fri, Jun. 30, 2017 2:00pm — 3:30pm | Add this to Calendar

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 you 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...

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Jul 11

Homeschoolers: Companion Animals Are Cool Tue, Jul. 11, 2017 11:00am — 12:30pm | Add this to Calendar

Homeschoolers are invited to PAWS to learn about what makes our companion animals so cool. Explore what it takes to care for a pet and what it means to be a responsible pet guardian through engaging activities and crafts. Tour our shelter and meet the dogs and cats waiting to find for their forever homes. Even make a toy for a...

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Jul 11

Animal Superpowers Tue, Jul. 11, 2017 2:00pm — 3:30pm | Add this to Calendar

Help animals and spend your day doing something a little different. Join us at PAWS to learn about the world’s most extraordinary superheroes: animals! Through hands-on activities and games, children will learn how different animals move, sense, and survive with their amazing “superpowers.” **Age suitability:* *6-7 years* *Cost:* *$10 per child *NOTE:* This is not a drop off event, so adults must stay and attend the...

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Jul 14

Teens Helping Animals Workshop Fri, Jul. 14, 2017 9:00am — 2:30pm | Add this to Calendar

Get involved with animal welfare and engage with the work that PAWS does! Our Teens Helping Animals workshop is designed for youth between the ages of 13 and 17. Learn about some of the issues facing wildlife and companion animals, meet other animal-lovers, and do hands-on projects to help animals at PAWS and in our community. There will be a lunch break midday,...

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Jul 28

Junior Girl Scouts: Animal Habitats Badge Fri, Jul. 28, 2017 2:00pm — 3:30pm | Add this to Calendar

Earn your Animal Habitats Badge at PAWS! Come explore our local wildlife and the habitats they call home through hands-on activities and an art project. Tour our wildlife hospital lobby where you 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...

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Aug 11

Preteens Helping Animals Fri, Aug. 11, 2017 9:30am — 1:00am | Add this to Calendar

Help animals and spend your day doing something a little different. Youth will learn about the wild animals and homeless cats and dogs who need our help. Through hands-on activities, service projects, and a tour of our companion animal shelter (pictured, right) and wildlife hospital lobby, participants will explore the many ways they can get involved in helping animals. *Age suitability:* 11-12 years *Cost:*...

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Aug 18

Brownie Girl Scouts: Pets Badge Fri, Aug. 18, 2017 2:00pm — 3:30pm | Add this to Calendar

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...

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Aug 22

Homeschoolers: Growing Up Wild Tue, Aug. 22, 2017 11:00am — 12:30pm | Add this to Calendar

Homeschoolers are invited to PAWS to learn about the world of wildlife. Through hands-on activities and active discussions explore the difference between a wild animal and a “pet” animal and what to do if you find an animal in need of help. Visit our wildlife hospital lobby where you will see what some of our current patients are up to on...

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Aug 22

PAWS Champions Tue, Aug. 22, 2017 2:30pm — 4:00pm | Add this to Calendar

Help animals and spend your day doing something a little different. Learn how you can become a champion for animals! Explore the amazing ways that PAWS helps animals with a tour of our companion animal shelter, a visit to our wildlife hospital lobby, and hands-on activities and games. *Age suitability:* 8-10 years *Cost:* $10 per child *NOTE:* This is not a drop off event, so...

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