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SKS Humane Hero Hour

July 24 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 pm

Keeping our animals happy and healthy, has never been more fun! The kids will get crafty as they work on making toys that will actually be used by our animals at the shelter! These toys help keep the dogs and cats active and engaged while they wait to find their forever home. Once they make them, they’ll get to see the toys in action. You’ll meet some furry friends along the way. Plus, we’ve got some surprises in store! This…

SKS Tail Talks

July 24 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Why is our cat doing that? How do we get our dog to sit? What baby animals live in Texas? If your child has ever asked any questions along these lines – Tail Talks is for you! Join the fun as we dig a little deeper into the world of dogs, cats and shelter life at the Austin Humane Society. These interactive sessions are best suited for 8-12 year olds and will include special guests each week highlighting topics like…

SKS Art Workshop

July 31 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 pm

When art and animals meet, who knows what will happen! Bring your budding artist and their creativity and we’ll supply the rest. Kids will have plenty of time to get artsy and create a fun animal-themed work of art all while learning about either cats or dogs. This session is recommended for children 8 and younger.

Volunteer Orientation

July 31 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm

All volunteers must be at least 14 years of age and be able to make a 3-month commitment. Any volunteers younger than 16 must be accompanied by a parent/guardian at all times while volunteering. We cannot make exceptions to this policy.

SKS Story Time

August 7 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 pm

Each Story Time session focuses on either feline friends or canine companions. Children will learn about the animal through a silly and sweet storybook. Then, new this year, our Rescue Readers will spread out through our shelter to give the animals some love too! This session is recommended for children 8 and younger.

SKS Tail Talks

August 7 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Why is our cat doing that? How do we get our dog to sit? What baby animals live in Texas? If your child has ever asked any questions along these lines – Tail Talks is for you! Join the fun as we dig a little deeper into the world of dogs, cats and shelter life at the Austin Humane Society. These interactive sessions are best suited for 8-12 year olds and will include special guests each week highlighting topics like…

SKS Teddy Bear Surgery

August 11 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

The all-time family favorite is back! Through Teddy Bear Surgery, your little one and their favorite stuffed animal can step into our world at Austin Humane Society and a real-life animal clinic. Kids are invited to bring their stuffed animals along for a little TLC as our shelter team helps diagnose and then cure what ails them. One visit with our staff and everyone will be feeling better in no time!

SKS Austin Wildlife Rescue

August 14 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 pm

Central Texas is brimming with wildlife. Who better to help your kids explore than our friends at the Austin Wildlife Rescue. We’re teaming up to bring the wild to you! Your young explorers will learn all about baby animals, what to do if you see them, and how they live in the wild. Plus, we’ll have a special guest on hand…Tito the Tortoise! This session is recommended for children 8 and younger.

Volunteer Orientation

August 18 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

All volunteers must be at least 14 years of age and be able to make a 3-month commitment. Any volunteers younger than 16 must be accompanied by a parent/guardian at all times while volunteering. We cannot make exceptions to this policy.

Volunteer Orientation

August 28 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm

All volunteers must be at least 14 years of age and be able to make a 3-month commitment. Any volunteers younger than 16 must be accompanied by a parent/guardian at all times while volunteering. We cannot make exceptions to this policy.

Volunteer Orientation

September 15 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

All volunteers must be at least 14 years of age and be able to make a 3-month commitment. Any volunteers younger than 16 must be accompanied by a parent/guardian at all times while volunteering. We cannot make exceptions to this policy.

Volunteer Orientation

September 25 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm

All volunteers must be at least 14 years of age and be able to make a 3-month commitment. Any volunteers younger than 16 must be accompanied by a parent/guardian at all times while volunteering. We cannot make exceptions to this policy.

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