BRWC’s Paint Party fundraiser

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Blue Ridge Wildlife Center is hosting a Paint Party at their headquarters in Boyce today at 1 pm.

The model for the afternoon is Mocha, the Wildlife Center’s resident Striped Skunk.

The session will be led by Cheryl Suitor, a local artist and teacher.

All are welcome ages 7 and up with tickets still available on their website and comes with any needed supplies.

Proceeds for the event go to supporting operations of Blue Ridge Wildlife Center.

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BRWC 2nd annual WildFest

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The Blue Ridge Wildlife Center’s 2nd Annual WildFest is today from 11 am to 4 pm at the Clarke County Fairgrounds.

This celebration of everything wild will feature visits from their animal ambassadors, prizes, interactive games and activities, and food vendors.

The event is free but donations are highly encouraged.

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BRWC opens wildlife walk

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The Blue Ridge Wildlife Center opens it’s wildlife walk today.

Visitors can walk amid enclosures housing the center’s wildlife ambassadors and see the animals up close.

During COVID-19 restrictions masks are required groups will leave 10 minutes apart with limited size.

This inaugural weekend is sold out but the walk is available Sundays, Wednesday, Thursdays and Fridays and some Saturdays.

You must schedule an appointment to visit at blue ridge wild life ctr dot org.

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Blue Ridge Wildlife Center Dr. Riley about hurt animals

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With spring in the air we are seeing an abundance of wildlife.

We spoke with veterinarian Dr. Riley of Blue Ridge Wildlife Center (BRWLC) to see what we should do if we find hurt wildlife.

Dr. Riley also tells us how you can help BRWC continue their great work.

Here is Dr. Riley’s complete interview:

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