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Public Programs & Camps
Calendar of Events
The Wildlife Sanctuary (WLS) offers a variety of nature-related public programs. Many of these programs are free and open to our visitors. To see what's happening, please view the Calendar.
Programs may require pre-registration and be subject to minimum and maximum enrollment limits. Some programs are weather dependent.
WLS staff reserves the right to cancel a program is the minimum enrollment has not been met by the registration deadline. If you need to cancel your enrollment in a program, please notify us as soon as possible. Please help us to ensure the success of our programs by registering by the deadline. Thank you!
Check our Facebook page for weather-related cancellations.
Don't miss the chance to watch our pack of wolves get fed! Our staff has helped care for these resident wolves from wolf pups to full-grown adults. The best view of this free program is from inside or outside the Woodland Building wolf viewing area.
Dates: Mondays and Wednesdays at 1:30 pm.
Location: Woodland Building Area
Geared toward ages 3-5. Each program includes a story and is enhanced with a variety of activities such as live animal visit, craft project, or outdoor walk. Call (920) 391-3671 to register. An adult is required to stay with child.
Dates: Mondays in September-April at 10 am.
Location: Nature Center
Fee: Free ($2 donation suggested)
Trail Fitness Walks
Walk with a Naturalist on the Sanctuary trails for about 45 minutes. Some terrain is uneven and it is not paved. Wear your Fitbit and sturdy shoes. Please call (920) 391-3671 to let us know you’re coming.
Dates: Tuesdays and Thursdays at 12:00 p.m. (noon) now-December 15, 2022
Location: Meet in front of the Nature Center
Wildlife Sanctuary Summer Camps
A variety of dates, times and camp themes are available! Click here for the brochure.
2023 Registration opens at 8:00 a.m. on Wednesday, February 1, 2023. Register online or call (920) 391-3671 or (920) 448-3365.
Please note, if you are signing your child up for full-day camps, a permission slip is required. Please return these forms via email or fax (920-448-3393) at least one week prior to the first day of camp.