Every summer, the Austin Humane Society offers some great programming for families. It's all free, too. The only problem, these events fill up quickly.
Monday it released its lineup for the summer and opened up the registration. Go to austinhumanesociety.org/summer-kids-series/ and sign up for as many events as you want to at the Austin Humane Society, 124 W. And.erson Lane This year, the series is sponsored by the Turner Family and Petco Foundation.
Here's the schedule:
Story time. 10 a.m. June 4, 10 a.m. July 9, 10 a.m. Aug. 6. Read a story with a cat or a dog. Children 8 and younger.
Tail Talks. 2 p.m. June 4, 1 p.m. June 18, 1 p.m. June 19, 2 p.m. July 9, 2 p.m. July 23, 2 p.m. Aug. 6. This is your chance to ask all the questions about the animals in your life. Children 8-12.
Teddy Bear Surgery. 1 p.m. June 8, 1 p.m. July 13, 1 p.m. Aug. 10. Bring your favorite stuffed animal and get a diagnosis and treatment for it. Children 8 and younger.
Austin Wildlife Rescue: All about Wildlife. 10 a.m. June 11, 10 a.m. July 16, 10 a.m. Aug. 13. Learn about baby animals, what to do if you see them, and how they live in the wild. Tito the Tortoise visits. Children 8 and younger.
Humane Hero Hour. 10 a.m. June 18, 10 a.m. July 23. Make toys for cats and dogs and meet some furry friends. Children 8 and younger.
Outdoor Movie Night. 7:30 p.m. June 20, 7:30 p.m. July 18. Watch a movie with the whole family either outside or in the auditorium if it rains. Games and concessions. Well-behaved dogs on a leash can attend.
Art Workshop. 10 a.m. June 25, 10 a.m. July 30. Create animal-themed art and learn about cats and dogs. All supplies provided. Children 8 and younger.