Register for Summer Camp

Please register for summer camps using the links below.  Camps are arranged below by date from earliest date to latest date.  Please be sure to click the appropriate link for the camp date that you would like to register for.  You may only register for one camp at a time.  It is recommended to register your children ages 10-13 first, if registering multiple children in different age groups, as the camps for ages 10-13 tend to fill more quickly.  Children registered for each camp must fall within the listed age-ranges for that  camp.

In addition to registering your child, parents must complete our 2017 Summer Camp Release of Liability form for each registered camper.  Parents can return completed forms by mail to: Animal Welfare League of Arlington, ATTN: Jennifer Newman, 2650 S. Arlington Mill Dr., Arlington, VA 22206 or  scan the completed form and return it by email.

If you need to wait-list your child for any camp session that has filled, you may do so by completing our our 2017 Summer Camp Wait-list Form  Please be sure to check the appropriate camp link below before completing the wait-list form to verify that the camp has been filled.

Dogs, Cats, & Small Animals Camp (Ages 6-9)   

Wednesday, July 5—Friday, July 7 from 8:00 A.M. -NOON  Register Here

This camp at the Animal Welfare League of Arlington will teach your children about animal care, empathy and compassion for animals. They will learn all about wildlife in Arlington, the different kinds of companion animals that make good pets, bite prevention and will hear from guest speakers who are area animal professionals.  Children will have a chance to tour the shelter and meet some of our animals that are on view for adoption. Participants need to bring a drink and a snack.  Space is limited!

Fee: $180 per participant Please note that your child may only be registered for ONLY one of these camp sessions (content repeats). Children registered must fall within the listed age-ranges for this camp. 


A Week in the Life of the League (Ages 10-13)

Monday, July 10-Friday, July 14 from 10:00 AM- 4:00 PM  

Camp Full- Click for Wait List

Does your child love animals?  If your child has an interest in working with animals, this could be the perfect camp for him/her.  Participants will get a chance to go behind the scenes at the League and observe League operations.  Participants will learn about front desk operations, animal control calls, humane education, fundraising, and kennel operations.  Participants will have a chance to meet area animal professionals.  Participants need to bring a bag lunch, drink, and a snack. Space is limited!

Fee: $300 per participant.  Please note that your child may only be registered for ONLY one of these camp sessions (content repeats). Children registered must fall within the listed age-ranges for this camp.


A Week in the Life of the League (Ages 10-13)

Monday, July 17-Friday, July 21 from 10:00 AM- 4:00 PM

Camp Full- Click for Wait List

Does your child love animals?  If your child has an interest in working with animals, this could be the perfect camp for him/her.  Participants will get a chance to go behind the scenes at the League and observe League operations.  Participants will learn about front desk operations, animal control calls, humane education, fundraising, and kennel operations.  Participants will have a chance to meet area animal professionals.  Participants need to bring a bag lunch, drink, and a snack. Space is limited!

Fee: $300 per participant.  Please note that your child may only be registered for ONLY one of these camp sessions (content repeats). Children registered must fall within the listed age-ranges for this camp.


Dogs, Cats, & Small Animals Camp (Ages 6-9)

Monday, July 24 —Wednesday, July 26 from 8:00 A.M. –NOON   Register Here

This camp at the Animal Welfare League of Arlington will teach your children about animal care, empathy and compassion for animals. They will learn all about wildlife in Arlington, the different kinds of companion animals that make good pets, bite prevention and will hear from guest speakers who are area animal professionals.  Children will have a chance to tour the shelter and meet some of our animals that are on view for adoption. Participants need to bring a drink and a snack.  Space is limited!

Fee: $180 per participant Please note that your child may only be registered for ONLY one of these camp sessions (content repeats). Children registered must fall within the listed age-ranges for this camp.


A Week in the Life of the League (Ages 10-13)

Monday, July 31- Friday, August 4 from 10:00 AM- 4:00 PM

Camp Full- Click for Wait List

Does your child love animals?  If your child has an interest in working with animals, this could be the perfect camp for him/her.  Participants will get a chance to go behind the scenes at the League and observe League operations.  Participants will learn about front desk operations, animal control calls, humane education, fundraising, and kennel operations.  Participants will have a chance to meet area animal professionals.  Participants need to bring a bag lunch, drink, and a snack. Space is limited!

Fee: $300 per participant.  Please note that your child may only be registered for ONLY one of these camp sessions (content repeats). Children registered must fall within the listed age-ranges for this camp.

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