Posts by mark

Join us for Howl-o-Ween!

Celebrate Howl-o-Ween at the EWC on Saturday, October 26. Get into the “spirit” of the season by decorating and filling pumpkins with Halloween treats for our wolves, foxes and other canids. Costumes encouraged! You’ll meet the keepers, learn about these unique species, and watch them enjoy the treats you made! It’s a one-of-a-kind opportunity to meet some of the world’s most endangered species. THEN… Aaaoooooo! You’ll enjoy stories around the campfire and howl with the wolves. Plenty of treats for everyone! The program begins at 5:30p.m. sharp; guests must check in...

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Celebrate National Public Lands Day with our Fall Hike

Join us on Saturday, September 28, 2019, from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. as we celebrate National Public Lands Day! We’ll hike from the campfire through the woods up to the cave and back to the campfire for a snack, feel free to pack a lunch. The hike is approximately 3 miles – a moderate trail with a good-sized hill – wear your hiking shoes! Everyone is welcome, but please leave your pets at home. The gates open at 9:15 a.m. when you’ll be able to chat with staff; the hike starts promptly at 10 a.m. (No admittance after 10 a.m.) You can book online, or call 636 938 5900...

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Join our 2019 Polo Benefit

Due to the excessive rainy season this Spring, the McGehee Polo Field at Spirit Valley Farms is too soggy to safely host our annual Polo Classic on June 8 – so we’re moving the date to Saturday, September 14. We hope you’ll join us for a beautiful Fa ll event! (If you’ve already purchased tickets for the June 8 date and can’t make the September 14 date, please call the EWC office at 636-938-9306. Join us for the annual Endangered Wolf Center Polo Classic on Saturday, September 14, 2019 at 3 p.m. This year will be a Garden Gala, presented by the Beckmann Family...

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Pints for the Pack Fundraiser with Mackenzie Brewing Co.

Mackenzie Brewing Company is a small batch brewery specializing in Belgian and High Gravity Beers. Their brewery and tasting room is just a few miles up the road from the Endangered Wolf Center. In a neighborly fashion, they’re helping us host our first annual Pints for the Pack fundraiser to benefit the wolves and other wild canids here at our Center. (We’ll drink to that!) This truly unique adults-only evening begins with FREE BEER* from Mackenzie Brewing accompanied by an informative program on wolf communication. After this, you and your Endangered Wolf Center hosts will howl with the...

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Virginia Busch Appointed CEO for the EWC

ST. LOUIS, MO: To further growth efforts at the Eureka, Missouri-based Endangered Wolf Center (EWC), Virginia Busch will transition from executive director to Chief Executive Officer, overseeing strategic planning, conservation initiatives, donor development and marketing. The EWC has begun a search for a new executive director who will focus on the day-to-day operations of the Center, and in conjunction with Busch will work to expand the organization and its mission through outreach, on-site programming, donor development and environmental leadership. Busch joined the EWC as executive...

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