Upcoming Events

July 24, 2017 (All day) to July 27, 2017 (All day)

Join the Wildlife Center of Virginia at the numerous Rappahannock Regional Library branch locations.

Home Sweet Habitat - Building a Better World for Wildlife
Join us for this presentation about Virginia wildlife and meet three live wild animal ambassadors. You'll learn what makes 'home sweet home' for each animal and how you can 'build a better world' for wild animals by protecting their habitats.

July 27, 2017 (All day)
Critter Cam

We have a special Critter Cam event on Thursday, July 27 -- 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. 

August 1, 2017 - 7:00pm
Moderated Discussion

Every other month, the Center will select a book related to wildlife, ecology, or natural history to read and discuss online. 

For more information about our online book club and past books, please see our Wildlife Book Club page.

Join the Wildlife Center of Virginia in reading:

August 3, 2017 (All day) to August 8, 2017 (All day)

Join the Wildlife Center at the Jefferson-Madison Regional Library branches for presentations this summer about snakes!

Dates range through June, July, and August.

Virginia is home to more than 30 different species of snakes. This presentation discusses the physical and behavioral adaptations of these unique creatures. Students will meet live snakes that represent species that live in our own backyards!

August 3, 2017
10:00 a.m.
Scottsville Library
330 Bird St. Scottsville, VA

August 9, 2017 - 1:00pm

Moderated Discussion

On the second Wednesday of each month at 1:00 p.m. Eastern, the Center’s outreach department offers a class on the Center’s moderated discussion on a pre-determined topic.

Whether it is information on a particular species treated at the Wildlife Center, common causes of admission of patients at the Center, or a particular rehabilitation technique or treatment, the Classroom Series is a great opportunity to learn more about wildlife and the work at the Wildlife Center!

Topic for the August class: TBD