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Join the Summer Fun at Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League! Week-Long School’s Out Summer Program Begins June 6

West Palm Beach, FL (May 5, 2022) - Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League is offering week-long summer programs beginning June 6. The School’s Out program is a great opportunity for children ages 6 through 14 to learn all about dogs and cats while helping the shelter animals at Peggy Adams.

Peggy Adams’ School’s Out summer program will provide creative activities through arts-n-crafts, making toys and treats for the animals, story time, animal interactions, games and activities, guest speakers, as well as behind-the-scenes experiences.

Dates for the 2022 School’s Out summer program for ages 6-8 include: June 6-10 and July 11-15.  Dates for ages 9-11 include: June 13-17 and July 18-22. Kids ages 11-14 can sign up for the June 20-24 or July 25-29 sessions. Program hours are from 9am-3pm.

Service hours are available. Each day, the program will include blocks of time in which attendees can earn up to 10 service hours per week by making dog and cat enrichment toys and treats, as well as reading to the animals.

“Children involved in this program will gain firsthand insight into the full operations at Peggy Adams,” says Shellie Kalmore, Humane Education Manager at Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League. “All participants feel empowered because they know that through their actions and participation, they are having a positive impact at the shelter. Because as we all know, the future of animal welfare rests with the youth that we reach today.”

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About Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League:

Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League saves more lives than any other rescue organization in Palm Beach County. It provides critical services to more than 30,000 animals each year.

The Mission of the Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League is to provide shelter to lost, homeless, and unwanted animals, to provide spay and neuter and other medical services for companion animals, and to care for, protect, and find quality homes for homeless and neglected companion animals, to advocate animal welfare, community involvement, and education to further the bond between people and animals.  Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League has a 4-star rating from Charity Navigator, America's largest independent charity navigator. Peggy Adams is an independent nonprofit animal rescue organization operating continuously since 1925. For more information and to donate, please visit


Media Contact: Cara MacVane, Email; 561.685.2342

Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League Contact: Lauren Ellis, Email; (Office) 561.472.8845

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