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Upcoming Events

Geranium Sale

sale now through May 1 | pick-up May 8-9
Paws Resale Shoppe, 8149 Kennedy Ave, Highland, Ind.
Moraine Ridge Wildlife Rehabilitation Center, 570 N 450 E, Valparaiso, Ind.

Order your geraniums just in time for Mother's Day and planting season! Each 4-1/2-inch pot costs $5 and 10-inch hanging baskets are available for $20 each. The baskets feature vines in addition to geraniums. Colors available include white splash, red, dark pink, and salmon.

Click here to download an order form.

For more information, contact Ashley Boyer at 219.513.8911 or

Animal Baby Shower

April 28 | 4-6 p.m.
Humane Society Calumet Area, 421 45th St, Munster, Ind.

Guests can meet the kittens and puppies of HSCA, enjoy light snacks, and enter to win a raffle prize at this special open house. Visitors are asked to bring a gift from the baby wish list, available at

For more information, contact Ashley Boyer at 219.513.8911 or

Tell Us Your Tails - Adoption Tips Meeting

May 8 | 5-6 p.m.
Humane Society Calumet Area, 421 45th St, Munster, Ind.

Need help introducing your newly adopted pet to your home? Do you need tips on house training or obedience training? Do you have questions about the adoption process? Past and potential adopters are invited to ask questions and talk to representatives from our adoption and behavior department at this open event. No animals please due to space.

Please RSVP by contacting the adoption center at 219.922.3811.

Spring Book Sale

May 13-16 | presale 10 a.m.-noon Wednesday (admission: $5 donation); sale 1-4 p.m. Wednesday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Thursday-Friday; 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday
Paws Resale Shoppe, 8149 Kennedy Ave, Highland, Ind.

Book lovers can browse thousands of adult and youth books, CDs and DVDs at our tri-annual sale. On Saturday, shoppers can purchase a bag of books for just $5. Donations of books, CDs and DVDs are appreciated.

For more information, contact Ashley Boyer at 219.513.8911 or

Cat-tastic Adoption Special

May 15-17 | noon-7 p.m. Friday-Saturday; noon-4 p.m. Sunday
Humane Society Calumet Area, 421 45th St, Munster, Ind.

Meow! Adopt a furry feline and gain a friend for life. Adoption fees are waived for adult cats during this three-day adoption special. Qualifying application required. Exclusions and additional fees may apply.

For more information, contact the adoption center at 219.922.3811.

Paws in the Park

June 6 | 9 a.m.-3 p.m.
Main Square Park, 3001 Ridge Rd, Highland, Ind.

Paws in the Park is a walk-a-thon and vendor fair that helps raise much-needed funds for the animals of Humane Society Calumet Area. The vendor fair will feature family- and pet-friendly vendors and have a carnival theme with games, food, entertainment, contests, and more! The event is free and open to the public. Walkers are encouraged to raise pledges to participate in the walk.

For more information, visit

Tag Days

June 19-21 & August 21-23 | shifts available 9 a.m.-6 p.m.
Locations throughout Northwest Indiana

Volunteers are needed to help raise much-needed funds during HSCA's Tag Day fundraiser. Volunteers (and their pets) are asked to sign up for a 2 or 3-hour shift at a local store. Donation jugs and signs can be picked up at the shelter in advance.

To sign up, contact Tim Beugger at 219.922.3811 ext. 308 or

7th Society Benefit Showcase

June 20 | 1-8 p.m. outdoor show; 8:30 p.m.-2 a.m. indoor concert (21+ only)
Sopranos Restaurant & Lounge, 840 S. Broad St., Griffith, Ind.

7th Society presents a festival-style day of family fun featuring indoor and outdoor stages, vendors, kid games, raffles, a beer garden and more. The outdoor stage is family-friendly and open to all ages. Attendees must be 21 and older to attend the night-time indoor show. All proceeds benefit the animals of HSCA.

For more information, follow 7th Society on Facebook at

Critter Camp

July 13-17 or August 3-7 | 9 a.m.-noon
Humane Society Calumet Area, 421 45th St, Munster, Ind.

Critter Camp provides a fun, safe, hands-on environment for kids ages 8-12 to learn about various aspects of animal care and build a sense of respect and responsibility for animals. The camp is held twice a year. Activities include a daily craft, a snack, a camp t-shirt, and interactive presentations about animals. Past presentations have included a veterinarian, dog trainer, wildlife sanctuary, a pet therapy team, and more.

The registration fee is $100. Camp size is limited.

To register, contact Tim Beugger at 219.922.3811 ext. 308 or

Pints in the Park

August 8 | 4-8 p.m.
Wicker Memorial Park, Highland, Ind.

For the second year in a row, HSCA is proud to be a charitable partner at Pints in the Park. This craft beer fest features more than 100 beers and live music. General admission and VIP tickets include unlimited tasting and live entertainment.

Tickets are available for sale now at

Spay the Stray

September 19 | 9 a.m. race start
Eisenhower Center, 2550 178th St, Lansing, Ill.

It's time to strap on your running (or walking) shoes for the fifth annual Spay the Stray 5K Run/Walk. Hosted by HSCA and Lan-Oak Park District, the run/walk raises funds for spay and neuter surgeries performed at HSCA's Estelle Marcus Animal Clinic.

For more information, visit

For more information about special events, contact Ashley Boyer at 219.513.8911 or For additional information about adoption events, contact the adoption center at 219.922.3811.

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Animal Baby Shower