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Lobos of the Southwest Exhibit-Wilderness 50 conference

Albuquerque, New Mexico

Albuquerque Convention Center, 401 2nd St NW,

October 16-18, 2014

Lobos of the Southwest/Mexicanwolves.org will have an exhibit at the 50th Anniversary Celebration of the Wilderness Act in Albuquerque from 9 am- 6 pm on Oct 16-17 and from 9 am to noon on Oct 18. Visit us for information, kids' activities and ways to join the movement to Save the Lobo! For full information about the conference, go to http://www.wilderness50th.org/conference.php


Southwest Wildlife Center - Susan Dicks Presentation on Lobos

Scottsdale, Arizona

Southwest Wildlife Conservation Center, 27026 N 156th St

October 18, 2014

5:00 – 7:00 p.m.

Southwest Wildlife Conservation Center will celebrate Wolf Awareness Week this year on Saturday, October 18, from 5 to 7:00 p.m. We’re very fortunate to have Susan Dicks, DVM, coming to the sanctuary to speak about the reintroduction and recovery of the endangered Mexican gray wolf.

Ms. Dicks works as veterinarian for the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service in their Mexican wolf recovery efforts. Guests will also receive a wolf-related gift package and a tour of the sanctuary. Refreshments and hors d’oeuvres will be served. Won’t you join us? More information is available on our website: http://goo.gl/SEsQRv.


Lobos of the Southwest at Hueco Tanks

El Paso, Texas

Hueco Tanks State Park, 6900 Hueco Tanks Road No. 1

October 18, 2014

10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Lobos of the Southwest will have an exhibit at the Hueco Tanks State Park 20th Annual Interpretive Fair. We'll have displays of photos, maps, track casts of Mexican gray wolves in the wild, and Mexican wolf information available at our booth from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. We'll be available all day to answer questions and hand out free information about lobo reintroduction. Come celebrate Wolf Awareness Week with us!

Here's a link to the park website.


Southwest Environmental Center at Get Wild Festival

Albuquerque, New Mexico

October 18, 2014

2:00-10:00pm at the Civic Plaza

Our table will be located on the east side of the Civic Plaza, north of the beer garden.

Come out and say hello at the Southwest Environmental Center's table at the Get Wild Festival in Albuquerque on October 18th. The festival will be located at the Civic Plaza and is running concurrently with the Wilderness Conference at the Hyatt Regency. SWEC will be out from 2:00pm-10:00pm. Drop by our table and take action for wildlife and their habitats, check out some new displays, and find out how you can get involved!

Interested at helping at this event? Contact Tricia at 575-522-5552 or tricia@wildmesquite.org for more information on how you can help man the SWEC table at the Get Wild Festival.


Endangered Wolf Center

Eureka, MO

Saturday, October 18, 2014

9am to 3pm- Fall Wolf Camp

Parents and children alike can celebrate Wolf Awareness Week by attending together. Camp cost is $50 for the first person and $45 for each additional parent or child. Kids and parents can learn about wolves, play games that show how wolves live, take a fun hike and get a chance to see and photograph some of the most endangered animals in the world. You can download the reservation form from their website or make reservations by calling 636-938-5900.

You can see their full calendar of events here.


ABQ Packtivists Meeting

Albuquerque, New Mexico

Location: Flying Star Café - 723 Silver Ave. SW Albuquerque, NM 87102

October 19, 2014

10:00 am – 12:00 pm

For Wolf Awareness Week, the Mexicanwolves.org ABQ Packtivists will be holding a special meeting to talk about next steps and actions for Mexican wolf recovery in the ABQ area. All who want to be more involved in the movement to save our lobos are welcome. Light refreshments will be served. Please RSVP to info@mexicanwolves.org with ABQ Pack meeting in the subject line.


California Wolf Center

Julian, CA

October 25, 2014

California Wolf Center

Afternoon Program 12-2:30

Evening Program 4:30-8:30

Join the California Wolf Center for their biggest fundraiser of the year. We will have food, drinks, a wolf tour, speaker Jennifer Fearing (California Senior State Director for the Humane Society) and auctions--don't miss out on all the fun! Reserve online at http://californiawolfcenter.org/special-events/wolf-awareness-week/ or call us at (760) 765-0030.

Visit our Lobo Events calendar here.

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