Children’s Programs

Parent’s Night Out


Every second Friday of the month parents can drop of their kids ages 5-12 from 6-9 pm and enjoy a night out. Your child/children can play with the pets, watch a movie, and eat popcorn while you have a date night.

It is just $15 for one child and $10 for each additional sibling.

Click here to register your child.  For questions email

School Field Trips


School groups are welcome to visit, tour, do fun crafts and learn about the humane field.  Our new Center for Pets can accommodate any size group.

Please email and set up a trip today!  What a great way to educate kids on pets and the world we all live in. We ask for a fee of $2 per child to cover costs of supplies.

Camp Happiness

The Center for Pets is hosting 6 weeks of summer camps for children of all ages! All camps include guest speakers, special animal guests, crafts, activities, snacks, a Camp Happiness t-shirt & playtime with the pets. Camp is from 9am until 4pm.

*Ready, Set, Pets Camp – 5-8 year olds – June 19th thru June 23rd
*Ready, Set, Pets Camp – 5-8 year olds – July 10th thru July 14th
*Champion Kids Camp – 9-13 year olds – June 26th thru June 30th
*Champion Kids Camp – 9-13 year olds – July 17th thru July 21st
*Mega Animal Adventure Camp – 5-13 year olds – July 24th thru July 28th
*Mega Animal Adventure Camp – 5-13 year olds – July 31st thru August 4th
Happy young boy lovingly hugging his pet dog in the park

Click here to register your camper!
For more information contact

Find Birthday Happiness

Dogs partying

Have your next birthday at the Lynchburg Humane Society

$125 for 10 children for 1.5 hours
Includes paper products, a party attendant, fun craft or activity, interaction with a pet and a gift for the birthday child
$12 each additional child

For questions you can contact

Click here to request a birthday date

Click here to reserve and pay for birthday party

Spring Break Camp Happiness


Does your child love all animals and want to learn more about them? This 3 day camp is packed full of fun and adventure! Campers will learn about domesticated and wild animals of all kinds! Camp includes snacks, special guests and speakers, crafts, play time with the pets, and an animal themed photo booth! All campers will receive a Camp Happiness t-shirt! Ages 6 -12 years. April 11th, 12th & 13th, 9-4pm. $150 for all 3 days or $50 per day. Discount for siblings!

Click here to register your child now!