After school club kids playing with shelter puppy

After School Clubs – Portland Campus

About After School Clubs

Oregon Humane Society’s After School Clubs aim to inspire, educate, and empower today’s youth to create a more humane future for animals. Sessions will feature socialization with shelter pets, animal enrichment crafts, and presentations from professionals of the industry. These clubs are not only FUN but they teach real-world skills that are foundational for future careers in the field of animal welfare! 

January 10 – 31, Wednesdays, 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. (Tuition: $80)

Calling all future Journalists and Social-Media enthusiasts! In this 4-week course, we’re sharing how Oregon Humane Society tells the stories of pets in need. Club participants will get hands-on experience working with experts in the field of journalism, graphic design, marketing, and social media. We’ll teach you how speak on television, film the next viral video, and so much more 

This club takes place at the Portland Campus.

February 7 – 28, Wednesdays, 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m (Tuition: $80)

Embark on a global journey with us in our new course: Animals Around the World! We will be travelling the globe through presentations ranging from the snowy forests of Finland to the dessert plains of Kenya. Join us as we learn how humans are helping animals internationally, and get excited about how YOU can make a difference!

This club takes place at the Portland Campus.

Applications for 2024 Scholarships are available. Send us a message.

Oregon Humane Society believes in providing opportunities for all children to be able to attend our programs.  We are committed to serving as many families as possible; however, scholarship funds are limited. Awards will be for 50 -100% of camp tuition.

  • Club participants are required to wear full length pants and closed-toed shoes. (Please note that leggings are not considered durable enough to protect skin in the event of a scratch).  
  • Check in begins at 5:45 p.m. and programming starts at 6 p.m.  
  • Pickup is promptly at 7:30 p.m. 
  • If your child will be absent, you’re stuck in traffic, or anything else you would like to let us know, you can email us or call/text us.
  • 75% refund 14 days or more prior to first day of program.  
  • 50% refund 7 days prior to first day of program.  
  • 25% refund 4 days prior to first day of program.  
  • No refunds will be issued 3 days or less prior to the first day of program. 

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