With the information collected from surveys and guidance from the CDC, we have made the following changes to our summer programs in regards to Covid-19 and keeping our entire community healthy:
Through fun activities and games inspired by our rescued animals and the natural world around us, Enrichment Club members will become an integral part of the sanctuary experience by working together to inspire compassion and kindness for all. Club members will also:
Unlike our other programs, Enrichment Club has a drop-in schedule to accommodate families who need more scheduling flexibility. Families can pick one day of the week or choose all five.
Introducing: Heartland’s Junior Kids Club! Kids Club members will learn and grow in a safe space with the help of our rescued residents, plus investigate animal habitats and communication through play and imagination. Kids Club runs Monday through Friday for three sessions:
Lunch Bunch gives morning Humane Education campers the opportunity to stay and participate in our Enrichment Clubs after camp ends for the day. For Leadership campers, Lunch Bunch offers the opportunity to stay at the sanctuary to eat, rest and relax. Kids Club members can arrive early and eat before afternoon club start times. You can sign up for one day of Lunch Bunch during the week, or all five days, it’s up to you!
Taught by our Humane Educators, Little Solutionaries provides our young learners with opportunities to connect with our animal residents, nature and each other. Participants will engage in activities that focus on using creativity, cooperation, and problem-solving skills.
Through our humane education lens, we will embark on a journey to become Solutionaries: those who develop solutions in creating a more just, sustainable, and humane world for people, animals and our environment.