Apr
5
Sun
Cancelled: Animal Adventurers: Careers in Cat Care
Apr 5 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

This workshop offers kids ages 8-12 the unique opportunity to learn real-life skills in the field of cat care. During this 90-minute workshop, kids will learn about the many jobs involved in running a shelter including animal behavior, husbandry, enrichment, and medical care. The Pasadena Humane Society’s expert staff will present to participants on a variety of animal care fields as well as humane and respectful ways to interact with animals. Kids will also get to go on a behind-the-scenes tour of the shelter and learn more about the Pasadena Humane Society.

View all of our upcoming Animal Adventurers programs for kids ages 8-12.

Apr
6
Mon
Postponed: April Parent & Me: Pet Playtime Starts (Ages 3-5)
Apr 6 @ 10:00 am
Postponed: April Parent & Me: Pet Playtime Starts (Ages 3-5)

Welcome to Parent & Me: Pet Playtime at the Pasadena Humane Society & SPCA (PHS). This interactive experience is designed for young children (ages 3 to 5) and their parents to learn more about animals in a safe environment. Each four-week session includes stories, songs, art, and small shelter animal interaction geared toward the PHS mission of compassion and care for all animals. Parent & Me: Pet Playtime is a great way to introduce your child to appropriate pet care and handling.

Registration is $100 for the entire four-week session. Be sure to read the Kids for Animals Manual before you register.

Register here for the April Parent & Me: Pet Playtime which begins Monday, April 6 at 10am.

Postponed: Spring Kids for Animals Club Starts (Ages 7-11)
Apr 6 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Postponed: Spring Kids for Animals Club Starts (Ages 7-11)

The Kids for Animals (KFA) Club offers kids ages 7-11 a unique after-school opportunity to experience the Pasadena Humane Society & SPCA shelter. Each KFA Club session includes eight weekly meetings that incorporate an engaging humane education topic and craft or game activity geared towards animals. KFA Club Members may also participate in special on and offsite PHS events and other kid-related activities.

Registration is $240 for the entire session and includes a T-shirt, ID badge, crafting materials, and a Community Service Certificate. Be sure to read the Kids for Animals Manual before you register.

Register here for the Spring KFA Club which begins Monday, April 6 at 4pm.

If you need financial assistance, please request a scholarship application at kids@pasadenahumane.org.

Apr
7
Tue
Postponed: Spring PHS Academy Starts (Ages 12-14)
Apr 7 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Postponed: Spring PHS Academy Starts (Ages 12-14)

PHS Academy provides participants ages 12-14 the opportunity to learn more about the real-life skills required to operate and work in an animal shelter. During this 8-week session of lectures, hands-on labs, and projects, participants will gain a better understanding of shelter work and the animal welfare field. Participants will be able to help in the kennels, interview staff, observe surgeries, assist with tours, and learn about animal behavior and care all while earning volunteer hours. PHS Academy promotes compassion and care for all animals, while encouraging tolerance, confidence, and adaptability among participants.

Registration is $240 for the entire session and includes a T-shirt, ID badge, materials, and a Community Service Certificate. Be sure to read the Kids for Animals Manual before you register.

Register here for the Spring PHS Academy which begins Tuesday, April 7 at 4pm.

If you need financial assistance, please request a scholarship application at kids@pasadenahumane.org.

May
4
Mon
Barks and Books @ San Rafael Branch Library
May 4 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Children ages 5 to 12 makes are invited to read with our volunteer companion animal teams to boost confidence and learn about respectful, humane treatment for all animals. Not only does this make reading fun, it also builds a child’s confidence in reading aloud.

Barks and Books is currently available at a variety of libraries in our service cities. No reservation necessary. Please contact 626.792.7151 ext. 114 or outreach@pasadenahumane.org with any questions.

May
5
Tue
Barks and Books @ Grandview Library
May 5 @ 3:00 pm

Children ages 5 to 12 makes are invited to read with our volunteer companion animal teams to boost confidence and learn about respectful, humane treatment for all animals. Not only does this make reading fun, it also builds a child’s confidence in reading aloud.

Barks and Books is currently available at a variety of libraries in our service cities. No reservation necessary. Please contact 626.792.7151 ext. 114 or outreach@pasadenahumane.org with any questions.

Barks and Books @ Crowell Public Library
May 5 @ 3:15 pm

Children ages 5 to 12 makes are invited to read with our volunteer companion animal teams to boost confidence and learn about respectful, humane treatment for all animals. Not only does this make reading fun, it also builds a child’s confidence in reading aloud.

Barks and Books is currently available at a variety of libraries in our service cities. No reservation necessary. Please contact 626.792.7151 ext. 114 or outreach@pasadenahumane.org with any questions.

May
9
Sat
Barks and Books @ Santa Catalina Branch Library
May 9 @ 1:00 pm

Children ages 5 to 12 are invited to read with our volunteer companion animal teams to boost confidence and learn about respectful, humane treatment for all animals. Not only does this make reading fun, it also builds a child’s confidence in reading aloud.

Barks and Books is currently available at a variety of libraries in our service cities. No reservation necessary. Please contact 626.792.7151 ext. 114 or outreach@pasadenahumane.org with any questions.

May
11
Mon
Barks and Books @ South Pasadena Public Library
May 11 @ 3:00 pm

Children ages 5 to 12 makes are invited to read with our volunteer companion animal teams to boost confidence and learn about respectful, humane treatment for all animals. Not only does this make reading fun, it also builds a child’s confidence in reading aloud.

Barks and Books is currently available at a variety of libraries in our service cities. No reservation necessary. Please contact 626.792.7151 ext. 114 or outreach@pasadenahumane.org with any questions.

May
12
Tue
Barks and Books @ Hastings Branch Library
May 12 @ 3:30 pm

Children ages 5 to 12 are invited to read with our volunteer companion animal teams to boost confidence and learn about respectful, humane treatment for all animals. Not only does this make reading fun, it also builds a child’s confidence in reading aloud.

Barks and Books is currently available at a variety of libraries in our service cities. No reservation necessary. Please contact 626.792.7151 ext. 114 or outreach@pasadenahumane.org with any questions.

Apr
5
Sun
Cancelled: Animal Adventurers: Careers in Cat Care
Apr 5 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

This workshop offers kids ages 8-12 the unique opportunity to learn real-life skills in the field of cat care. During this 90-minute workshop, kids will learn about the many jobs involved in running a shelter including animal behavior, husbandry, enrichment, and medical care. The Pasadena Humane Society’s expert staff will present to participants on a variety of animal care fields as well as humane and respectful ways to interact with animals. Kids will also get to go on a behind-the-scenes tour of the shelter and learn more about the Pasadena Humane Society.

View all of our upcoming Animal Adventurers programs for kids ages 8-12.

Apr
6
Mon
Postponed: April Parent & Me: Pet Playtime Starts (Ages 3-5)
Apr 6 @ 10:00 am
Postponed: April Parent & Me: Pet Playtime Starts (Ages 3-5)

Welcome to Parent & Me: Pet Playtime at the Pasadena Humane Society & SPCA (PHS). This interactive experience is designed for young children (ages 3 to 5) and their parents to learn more about animals in a safe environment. Each four-week session includes stories, songs, art, and small shelter animal interaction geared toward the PHS mission of compassion and care for all animals. Parent & Me: Pet Playtime is a great way to introduce your child to appropriate pet care and handling.

Registration is $100 for the entire four-week session. Be sure to read the Kids for Animals Manual before you register.

Register here for the April Parent & Me: Pet Playtime which begins Monday, April 6 at 10am.

Postponed: Spring Kids for Animals Club Starts (Ages 7-11)
Apr 6 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Postponed: Spring Kids for Animals Club Starts (Ages 7-11)

The Kids for Animals (KFA) Club offers kids ages 7-11 a unique after-school opportunity to experience the Pasadena Humane Society & SPCA shelter. Each KFA Club session includes eight weekly meetings that incorporate an engaging humane education topic and craft or game activity geared towards animals. KFA Club Members may also participate in special on and offsite PHS events and other kid-related activities.

Registration is $240 for the entire session and includes a T-shirt, ID badge, crafting materials, and a Community Service Certificate. Be sure to read the Kids for Animals Manual before you register.

Register here for the Spring KFA Club which begins Monday, April 6 at 4pm.

If you need financial assistance, please request a scholarship application at kids@pasadenahumane.org.

Apr
7
Tue
Postponed: Spring PHS Academy Starts (Ages 12-14)
Apr 7 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Postponed: Spring PHS Academy Starts (Ages 12-14)

PHS Academy provides participants ages 12-14 the opportunity to learn more about the real-life skills required to operate and work in an animal shelter. During this 8-week session of lectures, hands-on labs, and projects, participants will gain a better understanding of shelter work and the animal welfare field. Participants will be able to help in the kennels, interview staff, observe surgeries, assist with tours, and learn about animal behavior and care all while earning volunteer hours. PHS Academy promotes compassion and care for all animals, while encouraging tolerance, confidence, and adaptability among participants.

Registration is $240 for the entire session and includes a T-shirt, ID badge, materials, and a Community Service Certificate. Be sure to read the Kids for Animals Manual before you register.

Register here for the Spring PHS Academy which begins Tuesday, April 7 at 4pm.

If you need financial assistance, please request a scholarship application at kids@pasadenahumane.org.

May
4
Mon
Barks and Books @ San Rafael Branch Library
May 4 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Children ages 5 to 12 makes are invited to read with our volunteer companion animal teams to boost confidence and learn about respectful, humane treatment for all animals. Not only does this make reading fun, it also builds a child’s confidence in reading aloud.

Barks and Books is currently available at a variety of libraries in our service cities. No reservation necessary. Please contact 626.792.7151 ext. 114 or outreach@pasadenahumane.org with any questions.

May
5
Tue
Barks and Books @ Grandview Library
May 5 @ 3:00 pm

Children ages 5 to 12 makes are invited to read with our volunteer companion animal teams to boost confidence and learn about respectful, humane treatment for all animals. Not only does this make reading fun, it also builds a child’s confidence in reading aloud.

Barks and Books is currently available at a variety of libraries in our service cities. No reservation necessary. Please contact 626.792.7151 ext. 114 or outreach@pasadenahumane.org with any questions.

Barks and Books @ Crowell Public Library
May 5 @ 3:15 pm

Children ages 5 to 12 makes are invited to read with our volunteer companion animal teams to boost confidence and learn about respectful, humane treatment for all animals. Not only does this make reading fun, it also builds a child’s confidence in reading aloud.

Barks and Books is currently available at a variety of libraries in our service cities. No reservation necessary. Please contact 626.792.7151 ext. 114 or outreach@pasadenahumane.org with any questions.

May
9
Sat
Barks and Books @ Santa Catalina Branch Library
May 9 @ 1:00 pm

Children ages 5 to 12 are invited to read with our volunteer companion animal teams to boost confidence and learn about respectful, humane treatment for all animals. Not only does this make reading fun, it also builds a child’s confidence in reading aloud.

Barks and Books is currently available at a variety of libraries in our service cities. No reservation necessary. Please contact 626.792.7151 ext. 114 or outreach@pasadenahumane.org with any questions.

May
11
Mon
Barks and Books @ South Pasadena Public Library
May 11 @ 3:00 pm

Children ages 5 to 12 makes are invited to read with our volunteer companion animal teams to boost confidence and learn about respectful, humane treatment for all animals. Not only does this make reading fun, it also builds a child’s confidence in reading aloud.

Barks and Books is currently available at a variety of libraries in our service cities. No reservation necessary. Please contact 626.792.7151 ext. 114 or outreach@pasadenahumane.org with any questions.

May
12
Tue
Barks and Books @ Hastings Branch Library
May 12 @ 3:30 pm

Children ages 5 to 12 are invited to read with our volunteer companion animal teams to boost confidence and learn about respectful, humane treatment for all animals. Not only does this make reading fun, it also builds a child’s confidence in reading aloud.

Barks and Books is currently available at a variety of libraries in our service cities. No reservation necessary. Please contact 626.792.7151 ext. 114 or outreach@pasadenahumane.org with any questions.