Upcoming Events

February 7, 2023 - 7:00pm
Critter Cam Moderated Discussion

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

The bi-monthly sessions take place on the Center's moderated discussion, and anyone is welcome to join - whether you've read the book or not!

For our next meeting, join the Wildlife Center of Virginia in reading: 

An Immense World by Ed Yong


February 21, 2023 - 2:00pm
Facebook or Live Events Page

Since its founding in 1982, the Wildlife Center of Virginia has been making headlines in the world of wildlife and environmental conservation and has been featured in countless newspaper articles, television news stories, and radio broadcasts.

Join us for a virtual discussion where we’ll look back on a curated collection of stories from the 1980s-90s Wildlife Center in the News Archives, speak with a variety of current staff members, contemplate modern-day similarities and differences, and reflect on how future headlines may read.

May 6, 2023 (All day)
Hotel 24 South, Staunton

Mark your calendar for a special in-person event on Saturday, May 6 at the historic Hotel 24 South [formerly the Stonewall Jackson] in Staunton.  

The evening will consist of a reception with education animal ambassadors, dinner, and special Center tours for ticket holders. Join us! Stay tuned for additional information, including how to purchase tickets, in March 2023. 

October 9, 2023 - 9:00am to October 13, 2023 - 9:00pm

Please join us online for Gala Week – the week of October 9.

In the days leading up to the Gala, we’ll be hosting a series of online events, including presentations by Center staff, our education ambassadors, and special guests.

And the Grand Finale will be on Friday evening, October 13. Join Center President Ed Clark for an online update on the Center’s work … and the exciting final countdown to the online auction.