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After-School Clubs

Do you have a student who is an animal lover, advocate and friend? Our after-school clubs are designed to give students a deeper connection to the animal welfare world, sheltering in our community, responsible pet care and more.

About our clubs:

  • After-school clubs are designed for grades 3-5, 6-8, and 9-12.
  • Each club meets one afternoon a month, November through April.
  • Each meeting is an hour and a half, with a maximum amount of 12 students per club.
  • Cost for 6-month club program is $75 per student.

Critter Club (Grades 3-5)

The Critter Club is a hands-on learning experience for animal lovers in grades 3-5. Each monthly meeting includes an instructional presentation or activity as well as an opportunity to interact with our shelter animals. *This club is full.

2017-2018 Critter Club Meeting Dates:

Tuesdays, 3:30-5pm: November 7th, December 5th, January 23rd, February 6th, March 6th, April 3rd

Pet Pals (Grades 6-8)

The Pet Pals Club is a hands-on learning experience for animal lovers in grades 6-8. Each monthly meeting includes an instructional presentation or activity. In addition, students will get to closely examine animal welfare issues impacting our community, our state, and beyond. They will also get a behind the scenes look at how the shelter runs and will get to interact with our shelter animals. *This club is full.

2017-2018 Pet Pals Club Meeting Dates:

Tuesdays, 3:30-5pm: November 14th, December 12th, January 9th, February 13th, March 13th, April 10th

Animal Advocates Club (9-12)

PAWS Club emphasizes hands-on learning and community service. This is the perfect opportunity for students who are thinking of a career working with animals.  This club will discuss animal welfare issues at each meeting but will also plan and carry out a service learning project. Students will also get a chance to experience the many roles the shelter has to offer as well as interact with some of our animal guests! Enroll your student >

2017-2018 Animal Advocates Club Meeting Dates:

Tuesdays, 3:30-5pm: November 21st, December 19th, January 16th, February 27th, March 20th, April 24th


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