Upcoming Events!

Spring Into Baby Season Baby Shower

February 25 | noon-3 p.m.
Moraine Ridge Wildlife Education Center, 566 N 450 E, Valparaiso, Ind.

Just in time for baby season in Northwest Indiana, you are invited to celebrate Moraine Ridge Wildlife’s new spring arrivals and help them get off to the best possible start now that they are in the care of rehabilitation staff. Visit the education center for activities and crafts, plus learn what to do if you come across an orphaned wild animal. Attendees are asked to bring a donation from the Baby Wildlife wishlist to help the new spring arrivals.

For more information, contact MRW at 219.299.8027 or info@mrwildliferehab.org.

Frog Call Seminar

March 9 | 6-7:30 p.m.
Moraine Ridge Wildlife Education Center, 566 N 450 E, Valparaiso, Ind.

Join MRW for a hoppin' good time and learn all about the different frog species found in Northwest Indiana. Can you identify that night time call or that pond jumper? Meet MRW's resident frogs and learn about their habitat, threats to their environment, and how to make your neighborhood amphibian friendly. 

Registration is required to attend and costs $10. Click here to register now.

For more information, contact MRW at 219.299.8027 or info@mrwildliferehab.org.

Homeschool Days

Ongoing (see dates below) | 9:30-11:30 a.m.
Moraine Ridge Wildlife Education Center, 566 N 450 E, Valparaiso, Ind.

Open to the homeschooling community, this program serves as an introduction to wildlife rehabilitation procedures and protocols. Students will learn about some of our most memorable stories and meet our live animal education ambassadors. All ages are welcome. Tickets are required for students only, parents or guardians may attend for free.

February 21: Animal Engineers. Register: eventbrite.com
March 22: Baby Season! Register: eventbrite.com

For more information, contact Nicole at 219.299.8027 or nharmon@mrwildliferehab.org.

14th Annual Gala

March 25 | 5-9 p.m.
Center for Visual and Performing Arts, Munster, Ind.

Join HSCA & MRW for our 14th annual gala. Enjoy music, bid on silent auction items, sample a variety of delicious wines and beer from Three Floyds Brewing, enjoy a family-style dinner, and order a cocktail from the cash bar to benefit the animals of MRW! See MRW ambassador animals, including Eastern Screech Owl, Drew Riley.

ADMISSION

  • $65 for a single
  • $100 for a couple
  • $500 for a table of 10

Buy Tickets Now!

Click here to buy tickets online now or download our 2017 Gala admission form and return it with your cash or check payment to:
Humane Society Calumet Area
ATTN: Gala 2017
8149 Kennedy Ave
Highland, IN 46322

SPONSOR

Support the animals of MRW by becoming an event sponsor. Click here to download a sponsorship packet. Contact Lisa at 219.513.8911 or lcarpenter@hscalumet.org for more information.

DONATE

Help the animals of MRW by donating an item for the silent auction! Contact Lisa at 219.513.8911 or info@hscalumet.org if you have an item you would like to donate.

QUESTIONS?

Contact Lisa Carpenter at 219.513.8911 or lcarpenter@hscalumet.org.

 

Open House, Supply Drive and Bird Count

April 8 | noon-3 p.m.
Moraine Ridge Wildlife Education Center, 566 N 450 E, Valparaiso, Ind.

MRW hosts an open house with a chance to meet wildlife and enjoy fun activities for all ages. The event features hands-on kids' activities, a bake sale, and information about wildlife species and how to help our wild neighbors. Visitors also can meet MRW's educaitonal ambassador animals. Attendees are asked to bring an item to donate from our wish list for the wildlife.

For more information, contact MRW at 219.299.8027 or info@mrwildliferehab.org.