Upcoming Events

June 27, 2017 (All day) to June 28, 2017 (All day)
Orange County

Join us for live-animal presentations at several locations throughout Orange County this summer. From producers to predators to scavengers, the amazing food chain provides energy for all living things. Learn more about how wild animals fit into food chains and how we are all connected in the web of life.

June 27, 2017
3:00 pm
Locust Grove Middle School
6368 Flat Run Rd, Locust Grove, VA 22508

June 28, 2017 (All day) to June 29, 2017 (All day)

Join us for live-animal presentations at the Botetourt County Libraries this summer. Explore how different animals satisfy their needs for food, water, shelter, and space. Understand the causes and effects of habitat loss, and what you can do to help.

June 29, 2017 (All day)
Critter Cam

We have a special Critter Cam event on Thursday, June 29 -- Hospital Cam! Tune in at 9:00 a.m. Eastern to see behind-the-scenes at the Wildlife Center. You'll see a wildlife hospital in action! There is no audio with any Critter Cams; be sure to click on the moderated discussion to get a play-by-play of the activities. Morning treatments begin at 9:00 a.m. and will last throughout most of the morning. 

June 30, 2017 - 6:00pm
Woodland Shelter, Ridgeview Park, Waynesboro, VA

Please join the Wildlife Center of Virginia for a free presentation of Journey Down the Appalachian Trail for Family Fiesta night, hosted by the Waynesboro Parks and Recreation Department.

Meet some of the wild animals that call this amazing living landmark home. Discover how our daily activities affect the Trail, its wildlife, and the surrounding environment, and learn how to use the seven "Leave No Trace" principles while hiking or camping.

The presentation will be at 6:00 p.m. on Friday, June 30 at the Woodland Shelter in Ridgeview Park, Waynesboro.

July 7, 2017 - 12:00pm
600 S. Wayne Ave, Waynesboro, VA 22980

The Wildlife Center of Virginia will be presenting one For Goodness Snakes program at the Waynesboro Public Library in Waynesboro, VA on Friday, July 7, 2017.

Meet three live snakes and learn about the physical and behavioral adaptations of these unique creatures! The program will begin at 12:00 p.m.