Gala Night 2021 Schedule

Join us for the 2021 Gala on October 23, 2021!

Round I: 6:00 to 6:45 p.m.

Session #1. Meet the Center’s Wildlife Ambassadors – Round I.

The hosts of the 2021 Gala include the Center’s team of wildlife ambassadors.  Meet these Wildlife Center residents – and members of the Center’s human outreach team who work and teach with them.

Session #2.  Meet the Center’s Board/Volunteer Leaders. 

Members of the Board of Directors are the key volunteer leaders of the Center.  Meet the individuals who help shape the Center’s work.  Hosted by Vice President for Administration Lacy Kegley.

Round 2: 6:45 to 7:30 p.m.

Session #1.  Meet the Center’s Wildlife Ambassadors Education Animals – Round II. 

Come meet additional members of the Center’s team of wildlife ambassadors.

Session #2.  Meet the Center’s Veterinary Team: The Front-Line Lifesavers.

Did you know that, in 2021, the Center will help about 3,700 wild animals – representing about 150 different species?  Did you know that at least one of the Center’s veterinarians is in-clinic or on-call 24/7?

Come meet members of our life-saving team.  Hosted by Dr. Karra Pierce, Director of Veterinary Services.

The Grand Finale 7:30 p.m.

Join Center President Ed Clark for the latest news from the Center, the premiere of the Center’s Gala Video, and the exciting countdown to the close of the Center 2021 online auction.  Bidding closes at 9 p.m. Eastern – don’t delay!