Upcoming Education Events

Summer Camp

Summer Camp

Now Enrolling!

Lollypop Farm is the perfect destination for children who want a hands-on experience with animals while enjoying a behind -the-scenes look at what goes on at the shelter every day. Your camper will have the opportunity to learn about various parts of the shelter and make discoveries through hands-on learning with new animal friends.

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Pet First Aid & CPR

Saturday, March 21st, 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Location: REI

According to the American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA) 1-out-of-4 more pets would survive, if just one pet first aid technique was applied prior to getting emergency veterinary care. Learn how you can help your pet in an emergency. ($75 per registrant)

Postponed until further notice.


Service Learning Saturdays

Service Learning Saturdays

Saturday, March 28th, 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Join us at Lollypop Farm for an active day of service to help us go above and beyond enriching the lives of animals at the shelter. Participants may create a variety of enrichment toys, devise adoption promotion materials, and participate in keeping the shelter grounds tidy—not to mention get some hands-on animal socialization time! ($25 per registration)

Postponed until further notice.


Curious Critters

Curious Critters

Saturday, March 28th, 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Curious Critters provides a fun opportunity for children to visit Lollypop Farm and learn about our animal friends. Each month focuses on a different animal or animal-related topic and includes a lesson, activity, and animal interaction geared towards the theme of the month. ($12 per registration)

Postponed until further notice.


Service Learning Saturdays

Service Learning Saturdays

Saturday, April 4th, 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Join us at Lollypop Farm for an active day of service to help us go above and beyond enriching the lives of animals at the shelter. Participants may create a variety of enrichment toys, devise adoption promotion materials, and participate in keeping the shelter grounds tidy—not to mention get some hands-on animal socialization time! ($25 per registration)

Postponed until further notice.


Curious Critters

Curious Critters

Saturday, April 4th, 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Curious Critters provides a fun opportunity for children to visit Lollypop Farm and learn about our animal friends. Each month focuses on a different animal or animal-related topic and includes a lesson, activity, and animal interaction geared towards the theme of the month. ($12 per registration)

Postponed until further notice.



Paw Pals: Pet Sitters in Training

Tuesday, April 7th, 9:00 – 12:00 p.m.

Interested in becoming a pet sitter? This course helps prepare youth and teens to provide safe reliable care for household pets. We’ll cover valuable skills including daily care considerations, animal body language and behavior, instruction on how to handle an emergency situation, and tips for ensuring safety for pet sitters and the pets in their care. ($65 per registrant)

Postponed until further notice.



Teen Pet First Aid & CPR

Tuesday, April 7th, 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.

Teens and youth in grades 6 – 12 will learn lifesaving skills to help provide temporary urgent care to pets until they are able to reach a veterinary or emergency clinic. Receive hands-on CPR training using lifelike pet mannequins. Participants will earn a certificate of completion and a training manual. ($65 per registrant)

Postponed until further notice.


Potbellied Pigs Belly Rubs

Potbellied Pig Belly Rubs

Saturday, April 25th, 11:00 a.m.

Have you always wanted to spend some quality time with a potbellied pig at Lollypop Farm? Now’s your chance! Register today for Pig Belly Rubs and have the opportunity to get up close and personal with some of the lovely potbellied pigs at Lollypop Farm. Participants will learn about pig behavior, diets, and care, explore why so many homeless pigs are brought to the shelter, and debunk myths about “mini” or “micro” pigs.

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Pet First Aid & CPR

Saturday, May 1st, 12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

According to the American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA) 1-out-of-4 more pets would survive, if just one pet first aid technique was applied prior to getting emergency veterinary care. Learn how you can help your pet in an emergency. ($75 per registrant)

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Art Show

Be Kind to Animals Art Show—Now Digital!

Sunday, May 3rd – Saturday, May 9th

Be Kind to Animals Week, May 3rd – 9th, is just around the corner, and Lollypop Farm needs your help to celebrate! Kids, kindergarten through 12th grade, are invited to get creative and help us spread the word about being kind to pets in our community. Submit a photo (.jpg, .png, or .pdf) of your child’s artwork and they will be displayed in a digital library and on social media during Be Kind to Animals Week. We can’t wait to see what you come up with!

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Farm Day

Farm Day

Saturday, May 9th, 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Join us at Lollypop Farm for a day filled with horse play and family fun. Meet the horses at Lollypop Farm, watch demos about farmyard friends, enjoy kid-friendly activities including face painting and a bounce house, picnic on the Lollypop Farm lawn, and learn why homeless horses need your help.

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Service Learning Saturdays

Service Learning Saturdays

Saturday, May 16th, 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Join us at Lollypop Farm for an active day of service to help us go above and beyond enriching the lives of animals at the shelter. Participants may create a variety of enrichment toys, devise adoption promotion materials, and participate in keeping the shelter grounds tidy—not to mention get some hands-on animal socialization time! ($25 per registration)

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Curious Critters

Curious Critters

Saturday, May 16th, 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Curious Critters provides a fun opportunity for children to visit Lollypop Farm and learn about our animal friends. Each month focuses on a different animal or animal-related topic and includes a lesson, activity, and animal interaction geared towards the theme of the month. ($12 per registration)

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Potbellied Pigs Belly Rubs

Potbellied Pig Belly Rubs

Saturday, May 30th, 11:00 a.m.

Have you always wanted to spend some quality time with a potbellied pig at Lollypop Farm? Now’s your chance! Register today for Pig Belly Rubs and have the opportunity to get up close and personal with some of the lovely potbellied pigs at Lollypop Farm. Participants will learn about pig behavior, diets, and care, explore why so many homeless pigs are brought to the shelter, and debunk myths about “mini” or “micro” pigs.

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Potbellied Pigs Belly Rubs

Potbellied Pig Belly Rubs

Saturday, June 13th, 11:00 a.m.

Have you always wanted to spend some quality time with a potbellied pig at Lollypop Farm? Now’s your chance! Register today for Pig Belly Rubs and have the opportunity to get up close and personal with some of the lovely potbellied pigs at Lollypop Farm. Participants will learn about pig behavior, diets, and care, explore why so many homeless pigs are brought to the shelter, and debunk myths about “mini” or “micro” pigs.

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Animal Tales Story Time

Animal Tales Story Time

Every Friday 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Pull up a fluffy pillow and join us for our “Animal Tales” drop-in story time. We’ll introduce you to some of our favorite animal-themed storybooks and songs! Free to attend; registration is not required.

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Petacular Parties

Birthday Parties: Petacular Parties at Lollypop Farm

Book your party today!

Whether you’re turning 6 or 60, children and adults both agree that celebrating a birthday (or special occasion) with a Petacular Party at Lollypop Farm is a tail-waggin’ good time!

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