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Job Opening: Summer Camp Counselor

The Endangered Wolf Center is seeking a Summer Camp Counselor passionate about connecting children to nature and the wolves in our care. This position will be responsible for carrying out the day-to-day activities of camp.  Candidate must be comfortable leading multiple outdoor activities and supervising large groups of children. This is a temporary, seasonal position.  Candidates must be able to work for 40 hours per week from June 4, 2018 to July 31, 2018. Responsibilities: • Assist the Youth Programs Coordinator with the planning and preparation of Summer Wolf Camp. • Oversee day-to-day...

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Animal Keeper Internships Open

Unpaid Animal Keeper Internships are available year round with the Endangered Wolf Center, located in southwest St. Louis County at Washington University’s Tyson Research Center. The Endangered Wolf Center (EWC) is a non-profit organization dedicated to saving endangered wolves and other canid species from extinction by educating people about their importance in the ecosystem and supporting their reintroduction into their native habitat through a combination of managed breeding and research. Internships provide hands-on experience working directly with the animal care staff. Intern...

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Lucky, Daisy and Clay on TV!

Maned wolf Lucky, fennec fox Daisy and hognose snake Clay joined EWC Executive Director Virginia Busch on STL Live recently to talk about St. Louis’ best kept secret – the Endangered Wolf Center.    ...

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Support our new Education & Nature Center

We are excited to announce that we are planning for a new Education and Nature Center to meet our growing demand in educational programming. We have secured the land, completed the architectural drawings and bids, and raised more than 48% of the necessary funds for construction of the building. We invite you to partner with the Endangered Wolf Center by making a donation to help us begin construction in 2018. The building will serve as a much-needed venue for our onsite educational efforts. Our Education Department provided programs to almost 45,000 people in 2017, an increase over 2016...

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Trivia Night 2018 will be Feb. 23

Join us for Trivia Night 2018 on February 23 at 7pm. VIP tables and sponsorship opportunities are still available. Call 636-938-9306 to register. Free beer available for guests over 21. Free snacks, sodas and water for all. You can BYOB, but no glass bottles allowed please. When: Friday, February 23 at 7PM Where: Kirkwood Community Center 111 South Geyer Road Kirkwood, MO 63122 Price: $30 a person or $240 for a table of eight VIP Tables: $320 for a table of eight Express Check-In, preferred seating, table service, plus meet our ambassador animals Sponsorship Opportunities: $125 a round....

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STEM STL TRIFECTA PROGRAM

The Endangered Wolf Center, Shaw Nature Reserve and World Bird Sanctuary have partnered to create an innovative approach to science field trips: The STEM STL TRIFECTA program, which provides schools with cohesive, curriculum-based field trips that are in line with Missouri state DESE standards. You get grade specific, pre-planned field trips to serve as an exciting supplement to the concepts you are teaching in the classroom. All that, and convenience, too – the program is set from K-5th grade, and all programming will meet your classroom needs! Call (636) 938-5900 for more...

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