Events

  • RVWS Bottle Drive

    The Rideau Valley Wildlife Sanctuary is holding its first bottle drive to help support the wildlife in our care. We are accepting empty beer/cooler cans and bottles, wine and liquor bottles, and wine boxes. You can drop off bottles anytime Read Full Story →

  • Open House 2017

    The Rideau Valley Wildlife Sanctuary’s annual Open House will take place June 3 and 4, 2017, from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. There will be tours of the wildlife centre where you can see wildlife being fed through one-way viewing Read Full Story →

  • Help Prep for Wildlife Baby Season

    Volunteers needed to help clean, organize and repair the rehab centre to prepare for the wildlife baby season. We received our first baby squirrel call on March 17, but luckily reunited the baby with mama. Please join us on March 25-26 Read Full Story →

  • Comedy for Critters

    Join us for what promises to be a night full of laughs at LIVE! on Elgin, February 20. Featuring Canada’s comedy legend, Mike MacDonald, and two other acts, all hosted by Nick Burden. Seats are limited so order early. Address Read Full Story →

  • Register Now for 2016 Open House Tickets

    Our 2016 annual Open House will be held on Saturday, June 18 from 11:00 am to 4:00 pm. The Open House will feature tours of the wildlife centre, musical entertainment, a barbq and bake sale, a fun photo booth, a silent Read Full Story →

  • Open House 2015

    The RVWS Open House on June 20, 2015 was a huge success, thanks to more than 500 guests, the many volunteers, the band “Grateful We’re Not Dead” who entertained us with their country tunes, a fun photo booth donated by EventBots, Read Full Story →

  • Open House 2014

    Saturday, June 14, 12 – 4 p.m. North Gower (register below to receive address and driving directions) Drop in on Saturday, June 14, anytime between noon and 4 pm, for the Rideau Valley Wildlife Sanctuary’s annual Open House. There will Read Full Story →