Children’s Programs

Elf Workshops 2021!

Ages 5-12
Dec 20, 21 and 22 – MTW
Two sessions a day
9-12 and 1-4
$25/child – $20/each additional sibling
Kids 5-12 are invited to join us for heaps of fun at Elf Workshops this holiday season! Make gifts to share with your pets and ours.
Share goodies with the birds and wild animals along our nature trails. Read winter stories to our animals. Enjoy festive treats, games, music, movies, and much much more!
Morning workshops 9 am – noon.  Afternoon workshops 1 pm – 4 pm.

2021 Parent’s Night Out!

On one Friday each month parents can drop of their kids ages 5-12 from 6-9 pm and enjoy a night out. Each night will include different activities like making canine enrichment toys for our dogs, fun crafts, games, music and, always, POPCORN! Of course, there will be time for your child/children to play with the pets. So sign them up, and plan your date night! It is just $25 for one child and $20 for each additional sibling.

*Please note: we now require masks for all children participating in any Children’s programs

Sign up for 2021 Dates Here!

For questions you can contact our Children’s Program Coordinator

Find Birthday Happiness

Birthday parties are back!

Dogs partying

Have your next birthday at the Lynchburg Humane Society

$150 for 10 children for 1.5 hours
Includes paper products, a party host, crafts, games, pets, and a gift for the birthday child. You just provide the cake, refreshments, or any additional food you’d like.
$15 for each additional child

*siblings of the birthday child 3-years-old and younger may attend at no cost

For questions you can contact our Children’s Program Coordinator

*Please note: we now require masks for all children participating in any Children’s programs

School Field Trips

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

Please email our Children’s Program Coordinator 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 $3 per child to cover the costs of supplies ($5 per child for groups larger than 30).

*Please note: we now require masks for all children participating in any Children’s programs

Reading Wagon

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Anytime we are open you and your children can stop by and read to the dogs and cats. We have a handy reading wagon filled with lots a fun books.  They get to practice reading and the pets really enjoy the company.  It is a Win Win for everyone.  Just ask about our reading wagon at the front desk.  Book donations are always welcome!

*Please note: we now require masks for all children participating in any Children’s programs

Spring Break Camp Happiness

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Check back for more information on Spring Break Camp Happiness 2022!