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After-School

ARF offers exciting afterschool programs for students in elementary through high school. Come experience the magic of animals, learn to be an advocate, and meet furry friends along the way!

Click below to explore our programs and register for a session. For more information, please contact us or phone (925) 296-3142.

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Animal Academy is a monthly after-school program for elementary aged animal lovers! Each month focuses on a different animal-related topic and includes a lesson, activity, and animal interaction relating to the monthly theme. Price and age range varies depending on subject matter.

Please review ARF's Youth Programs Cancellation Policy.

Animal Academy: Junior Dog Trainer
Start 02/20/19 04:00 PM
End 02/20/19 05:30 PM
Location ARF
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Animal Academy: Paint Your Pet, Age 5-8
Start 03/09/19 10:30 AM
End 03/09/19 12:30 PM
Location ARF
Spaces Left 6
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