Paws for Literacy
COME READ TO THE ANIMALS!
Our Paws for Literacy Program helps our shelter animals feel more comfortable, making them more adoptable. Children develop their reading skills and empathy for animals in a nurturing environment.
Paws for Literacy is open to all children ages 5 through 12.
Available Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3:45 – 5:00 pm. Each session includes reading and humane education
To sign your child up for Paws for Literacy, contact our Education Coordinator: GianninaV@HumaneSocietyTampa.org or (813) 774-4344
2018 CRITTER CAMP IS SOLD OUT!
The waiting list for 2018 Critter Camp is full
Critter Camp is eight one-week summer camp sessions, supervised by a State of Florida certified teacher, where young animal lovers (ages 8-12):
Critter Camp hours are 9am to 4pm
Birthday celebrations give us a great opportunity to show kids how compassion to animals is important and how one person truly can make a difference. Our $200 party package includes:
Two-hour rental of our private Conference Center
Maximum of 15 children (not including Birthday Child). We ask for three supervising adults older than 16 to accompany the children (these adults are not included in the 15 guests).
Tables and Chairs (set up and break down)
A fun and educational tour of our facility
A few visits from furry shelter guests
Naming one of our shelter animals by the Birthday Child
Humane Society of Tampa Bay themed favors for each guest
Special gift for the Birthday Child
You may bring cake, food, beverages, and decorations
Downloadable party invitation