Events

Dec
15
Sat
Operation: Santa Paws @ Jewel Osco
Dec 15 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

97.1 FM The Drive’s Sherman & Tingle want to help furry friends in need with “Operation: Santa Paws!”  They’ve teamed up with The Anti-Cruelty Society to collect new toys, food, and cash donations for those animals who don’t have homes or families for the holidays.

Swing by Jewel Osco at 2501 Schaumburg Rd. in Schaumburg on Saturday, December 15 and drop off a toy, food, or donation to help animals in need.

Receive information about adoption along with other programs at the Society between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. Hope to see you there!

Dec
19
Wed
Teen Drop-In @ The Anti-Cruelty Society
Dec 19 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Stop in to The Anti-Cruelty Society’s Education and Training Center tonight to drop off any of the DIY service learning projects that you may have completed. Please be sure to bring your one-page reflection essay and the paperwork from your school that you need to get signed by a representative of the Society. To learn more, click here.

Please note: Wednesday, Nov 21 has been canceled!

Jan
5
Sat
Kids Who Care @ The Anti-Cruelty Society
Jan 5 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Are you looking for a way for your family to get involved in our community of caring? If so, we have the perfect opportunity for you! The Anti-Cruelty Society’s Kids Who Care program offers families an opportunity to engage in our work while providing valuable education to kids and adults alike! Whether making a toy for a dog, reading a book to a cat, or preparing snacks for one of our small mammals, your family will have the chance to make a direct impact on the life of a shelter pet.

Who: Families with children between the ages of 2–10. Please note that we require one adult participant per every 2 children in your group.

When: The first Saturday of every month from 10-11:30 a.m.

Where: The Anti-Cruelty Society, 169 West Grand Avenue

Cost: The cost of registration is $20 for each child in your group.

Learn more and Register Here

 

Jan
6
Sun
Cats ‘n Mats
Jan 6 @ 7:20 pm – 8:20 pm

What could be better than doing yoga on a Sunday morning? Doing yoga with cats at The Anti-Cruelty Society! Join us at 11 a.m the first Sunday of the month for Cats n’ Mats. We will be hosting one hour yoga sessions with the company of some adoptable kitties, they make the purrfect yoga partners!

In order to ensure that we do not have to turn anyone away at the door we ask that you please register here to reserve your spot. Each class is $10 (100% of the proceeds benefiting the animals in our care!).

  • When: First Sunday of every month
  • Where: 169 W. Grand Ave.
  • Cost: $10 donation
  • Pre-registration is required
  • Age range: 18 and over
  • No previous yoga experience required
  • You bring the mats, we’ll bring the cats!

Click here to register!

Jan
8
Tue
Pet Loss Support Group @ The Anti-Cruelty Society
Jan 8 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

The loss of a pet is a difficult time for all. To help you cope with this loss, The Anti-Cruelty Society offers a free group program called “Pet Loss Support Group.” This group is led by a professional grief counselor.

The open drop-in group meets on the first Tuesday of every month from 6–7:30 p.m. at The Anti-Cruelty Society.

  • March 6
  • April 3
  • May 1
  • June 5
  • July 3
  • August 7
  • September 4
  • October 2  Please note the October 2 session has been canceled.
  • November 6
  • December 4

Free parking is available in The Anti-Cruelty Society parking garage. Enter from Wells Street, ½ block south of Grand Avenue.

Feb
2
Sat
Kids Who Care @ The Anti-Cruelty Society
Feb 2 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Are you looking for a way for your family to get involved in our community of caring? If so, we have the perfect opportunity for you! The Anti-Cruelty Society’s Kids Who Care program offers families an opportunity to engage in our work while providing valuable education to kids and adults alike! Whether making a toy for a dog, reading a book to a cat, or preparing snacks for one of our small mammals, your family will have the chance to make a direct impact on the life of a shelter pet.

Who: Families with children between the ages of 2–10. Please note that we require one adult participant per every 2 children in your group.

When: The first Saturday of every month from 10-11:30 a.m.

Where: The Anti-Cruelty Society, 169 West Grand Avenue

Cost: The cost of registration is $20 for each child in your group.

Learn more and Register Here

 

Feb
3
Sun
Cats ‘n Mats
Feb 3 @ 7:20 pm – 8:20 pm

What could be better than doing yoga on a Sunday morning? Doing yoga with cats at The Anti-Cruelty Society! Join us at 11 a.m the first Sunday of the month for Cats n’ Mats. We will be hosting one hour yoga sessions with the company of some adoptable kitties, they make the purrfect yoga partners!

In order to ensure that we do not have to turn anyone away at the door we ask that you please register here to reserve your spot. Each class is $10 (100% of the proceeds benefiting the animals in our care!).

  • When: First Sunday of every month
  • Where: 169 W. Grand Ave.
  • Cost: $10 donation
  • Pre-registration is required
  • Age range: 18 and over
  • No previous yoga experience required
  • You bring the mats, we’ll bring the cats!

Click here to register!

Mar
2
Sat
Kids Who Care @ The Anti-Cruelty Society
Mar 2 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Are you looking for a way for your family to get involved in our community of caring? If so, we have the perfect opportunity for you! The Anti-Cruelty Society’s Kids Who Care program offers families an opportunity to engage in our work while providing valuable education to kids and adults alike! Whether making a toy for a dog, reading a book to a cat, or preparing snacks for one of our small mammals, your family will have the chance to make a direct impact on the life of a shelter pet.

Who: Families with children between the ages of 2–10. Please note that we require one adult participant per every 2 children in your group.

When: The first Saturday of every month from 10-11:30 a.m.

Where: The Anti-Cruelty Society, 169 West Grand Avenue

Cost: The cost of registration is $20 for each child in your group.

Learn more and Register Here

 

Mar
3
Sun
Cats ‘n Mats
Mar 3 @ 7:20 pm – 8:20 pm

What could be better than doing yoga on a Sunday morning? Doing yoga with cats at The Anti-Cruelty Society! Join us at 11 a.m the first Sunday of the month for Cats n’ Mats. We will be hosting one hour yoga sessions with the company of some adoptable kitties, they make the purrfect yoga partners!

In order to ensure that we do not have to turn anyone away at the door we ask that you please register here to reserve your spot. Each class is $10 (100% of the proceeds benefiting the animals in our care!).

  • When: First Sunday of every month
  • Where: 169 W. Grand Ave.
  • Cost: $10 donation
  • Pre-registration is required
  • Age range: 18 and over
  • No previous yoga experience required
  • You bring the mats, we’ll bring the cats!

Click here to register!

Apr
6
Sat
Kids Who Care @ The Anti-Cruelty Society
Apr 6 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Are you looking for a way for your family to get involved in our community of caring? If so, we have the perfect opportunity for you! The Anti-Cruelty Society’s Kids Who Care program offers families an opportunity to engage in our work while providing valuable education to kids and adults alike! Whether making a toy for a dog, reading a book to a cat, or preparing snacks for one of our small mammals, your family will have the chance to make a direct impact on the life of a shelter pet.

Who: Families with children between the ages of 2–10. Please note that we require one adult participant per every 2 children in your group.

When: The first Saturday of every month from 10-11:30 a.m.

Where: The Anti-Cruelty Society, 169 West Grand Avenue

Cost: The cost of registration is $20 for each child in your group.

Learn more and Register Here

 

Apr
7
Sun
Cats ‘n Mats
Apr 7 @ 7:20 pm – 8:20 pm

What could be better than doing yoga on a Sunday morning? Doing yoga with cats at The Anti-Cruelty Society! Join us at 11 a.m the first Sunday of the month for Cats n’ Mats. We will be hosting one hour yoga sessions with the company of some adoptable kitties, they make the purrfect yoga partners!

In order to ensure that we do not have to turn anyone away at the door we ask that you please register here to reserve your spot. Each class is $10 (100% of the proceeds benefiting the animals in our care!).

  • When: First Sunday of every month
  • Where: 169 W. Grand Ave.
  • Cost: $10 donation
  • Pre-registration is required
  • Age range: 18 and over
  • No previous yoga experience required
  • You bring the mats, we’ll bring the cats!

Click here to register!

May
4
Sat
Kids Who Care @ The Anti-Cruelty Society
May 4 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Are you looking for a way for your family to get involved in our community of caring? If so, we have the perfect opportunity for you! The Anti-Cruelty Society’s Kids Who Care program offers families an opportunity to engage in our work while providing valuable education to kids and adults alike! Whether making a toy for a dog, reading a book to a cat, or preparing snacks for one of our small mammals, your family will have the chance to make a direct impact on the life of a shelter pet.

Who: Families with children between the ages of 2–10. Please note that we require one adult participant per every 2 children in your group.

When: The first Saturday of every month from 10-11:30 a.m.

Where: The Anti-Cruelty Society, 169 West Grand Avenue

Cost: The cost of registration is $20 for each child in your group.

Learn more and Register Here

 

May
5
Sun
Cats ‘n Mats
May 5 @ 7:20 pm – 8:20 pm

What could be better than doing yoga on a Sunday morning? Doing yoga with cats at The Anti-Cruelty Society! Join us at 11 a.m the first Sunday of the month for Cats n’ Mats. We will be hosting one hour yoga sessions with the company of some adoptable kitties, they make the purrfect yoga partners!

In order to ensure that we do not have to turn anyone away at the door we ask that you please register here to reserve your spot. Each class is $10 (100% of the proceeds benefiting the animals in our care!).

  • When: First Sunday of every month
  • Where: 169 W. Grand Ave.
  • Cost: $10 donation
  • Pre-registration is required
  • Age range: 18 and over
  • No previous yoga experience required
  • You bring the mats, we’ll bring the cats!

Click here to register!

Jun
1
Sat
Kids Who Care @ The Anti-Cruelty Society
Jun 1 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Are you looking for a way for your family to get involved in our community of caring? If so, we have the perfect opportunity for you! The Anti-Cruelty Society’s Kids Who Care program offers families an opportunity to engage in our work while providing valuable education to kids and adults alike! Whether making a toy for a dog, reading a book to a cat, or preparing snacks for one of our small mammals, your family will have the chance to make a direct impact on the life of a shelter pet.

Who: Families with children between the ages of 2–10. Please note that we require one adult participant per every 2 children in your group.

When: The first Saturday of every month from 10-11:30 a.m.

Where: The Anti-Cruelty Society, 169 West Grand Avenue

Cost: The cost of registration is $20 for each child in your group.

Learn more and Register Here

 

Jun
2
Sun
Cats ‘n Mats
Jun 2 @ 7:20 pm – 8:20 pm

What could be better than doing yoga on a Sunday morning? Doing yoga with cats at The Anti-Cruelty Society! Join us at 11 a.m the first Sunday of the month for Cats n’ Mats. We will be hosting one hour yoga sessions with the company of some adoptable kitties, they make the purrfect yoga partners!

In order to ensure that we do not have to turn anyone away at the door we ask that you please register here to reserve your spot. Each class is $10 (100% of the proceeds benefiting the animals in our care!).

  • When: First Sunday of every month
  • Where: 169 W. Grand Ave.
  • Cost: $10 donation
  • Pre-registration is required
  • Age range: 18 and over
  • No previous yoga experience required
  • You bring the mats, we’ll bring the cats!

Click here to register!

Jul
6
Sat
Kids Who Care @ The Anti-Cruelty Society
Jul 6 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Are you looking for a way for your family to get involved in our community of caring? If so, we have the perfect opportunity for you! The Anti-Cruelty Society’s Kids Who Care program offers families an opportunity to engage in our work while providing valuable education to kids and adults alike! Whether making a toy for a dog, reading a book to a cat, or preparing snacks for one of our small mammals, your family will have the chance to make a direct impact on the life of a shelter pet.

Who: Families with children between the ages of 2–10. Please note that we require one adult participant per every 2 children in your group.

When: The first Saturday of every month from 10-11:30 a.m.

Where: The Anti-Cruelty Society, 169 West Grand Avenue

Cost: The cost of registration is $20 for each child in your group.

Learn more and Register Here

 

Jul
7
Sun
Cats ‘n Mats
Jul 7 @ 7:20 pm – 8:20 pm

What could be better than doing yoga on a Sunday morning? Doing yoga with cats at The Anti-Cruelty Society! Join us at 11 a.m the first Sunday of the month for Cats n’ Mats. We will be hosting one hour yoga sessions with the company of some adoptable kitties, they make the purrfect yoga partners!

In order to ensure that we do not have to turn anyone away at the door we ask that you please register here to reserve your spot. Each class is $10 (100% of the proceeds benefiting the animals in our care!).

  • When: First Sunday of every month
  • Where: 169 W. Grand Ave.
  • Cost: $10 donation
  • Pre-registration is required
  • Age range: 18 and over
  • No previous yoga experience required
  • You bring the mats, we’ll bring the cats!

Click here to register!

Aug
3
Sat
Kids Who Care @ The Anti-Cruelty Society
Aug 3 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Are you looking for a way for your family to get involved in our community of caring? If so, we have the perfect opportunity for you! The Anti-Cruelty Society’s Kids Who Care program offers families an opportunity to engage in our work while providing valuable education to kids and adults alike! Whether making a toy for a dog, reading a book to a cat, or preparing snacks for one of our small mammals, your family will have the chance to make a direct impact on the life of a shelter pet.

Who: Families with children between the ages of 2–10. Please note that we require one adult participant per every 2 children in your group.

When: The first Saturday of every month from 10-11:30 a.m.

Where: The Anti-Cruelty Society, 169 West Grand Avenue

Cost: The cost of registration is $20 for each child in your group.

Learn more and Register Here

 

Aug
4
Sun
Cats ‘n Mats
Aug 4 @ 7:20 pm – 8:20 pm

What could be better than doing yoga on a Sunday morning? Doing yoga with cats at The Anti-Cruelty Society! Join us at 11 a.m the first Sunday of the month for Cats n’ Mats. We will be hosting one hour yoga sessions with the company of some adoptable kitties, they make the purrfect yoga partners!

In order to ensure that we do not have to turn anyone away at the door we ask that you please register here to reserve your spot. Each class is $10 (100% of the proceeds benefiting the animals in our care!).

  • When: First Sunday of every month
  • Where: 169 W. Grand Ave.
  • Cost: $10 donation
  • Pre-registration is required
  • Age range: 18 and over
  • No previous yoga experience required
  • You bring the mats, we’ll bring the cats!

Click here to register!

Sep
7
Sat
Kids Who Care @ The Anti-Cruelty Society
Sep 7 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Are you looking for a way for your family to get involved in our community of caring? If so, we have the perfect opportunity for you! The Anti-Cruelty Society’s Kids Who Care program offers families an opportunity to engage in our work while providing valuable education to kids and adults alike! Whether making a toy for a dog, reading a book to a cat, or preparing snacks for one of our small mammals, your family will have the chance to make a direct impact on the life of a shelter pet.

Who: Families with children between the ages of 2–10. Please note that we require one adult participant per every 2 children in your group.

When: The first Saturday of every month from 10-11:30 a.m.

Where: The Anti-Cruelty Society, 169 West Grand Avenue

Cost: The cost of registration is $20 for each child in your group.

Learn more and Register Here

 

Oct
5
Sat
Kids Who Care @ The Anti-Cruelty Society
Oct 5 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Are you looking for a way for your family to get involved in our community of caring? If so, we have the perfect opportunity for you! The Anti-Cruelty Society’s Kids Who Care program offers families an opportunity to engage in our work while providing valuable education to kids and adults alike! Whether making a toy for a dog, reading a book to a cat, or preparing snacks for one of our small mammals, your family will have the chance to make a direct impact on the life of a shelter pet.

Who: Families with children between the ages of 2–10. Please note that we require one adult participant per every 2 children in your group.

When: The first Saturday of every month from 10-11:30 a.m.

Where: The Anti-Cruelty Society, 169 West Grand Avenue

Cost: The cost of registration is $20 for each child in your group.

Learn more and Register Here

 

Oct
6
Sun
Cats ‘n Mats
Oct 6 @ 7:20 pm – 8:20 pm

What could be better than doing yoga on a Sunday morning? Doing yoga with cats at The Anti-Cruelty Society! Join us at 11 a.m the first Sunday of the month for Cats n’ Mats. We will be hosting one hour yoga sessions with the company of some adoptable kitties, they make the purrfect yoga partners!

In order to ensure that we do not have to turn anyone away at the door we ask that you please register here to reserve your spot. Each class is $10 (100% of the proceeds benefiting the animals in our care!).

  • When: First Sunday of every month
  • Where: 169 W. Grand Ave.
  • Cost: $10 donation
  • Pre-registration is required
  • Age range: 18 and over
  • No previous yoga experience required
  • You bring the mats, we’ll bring the cats!

Click here to register!

Nov
2
Sat
Kids Who Care @ The Anti-Cruelty Society
Nov 2 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Are you looking for a way for your family to get involved in our community of caring? If so, we have the perfect opportunity for you! The Anti-Cruelty Society’s Kids Who Care program offers families an opportunity to engage in our work while providing valuable education to kids and adults alike! Whether making a toy for a dog, reading a book to a cat, or preparing snacks for one of our small mammals, your family will have the chance to make a direct impact on the life of a shelter pet.

Who: Families with children between the ages of 2–10. Please note that we require one adult participant per every 2 children in your group.

When: The first Saturday of every month from 10-11:30 a.m.

Where: The Anti-Cruelty Society, 169 West Grand Avenue

Cost: The cost of registration is $20 for each child in your group.

Learn more and Register Here

 

Nov
3
Sun
Cats ‘n Mats
Nov 3 @ 7:20 pm – 8:20 pm

What could be better than doing yoga on a Sunday morning? Doing yoga with cats at The Anti-Cruelty Society! Join us at 11 a.m the first Sunday of the month for Cats n’ Mats. We will be hosting one hour yoga sessions with the company of some adoptable kitties, they make the purrfect yoga partners!

In order to ensure that we do not have to turn anyone away at the door we ask that you please register here to reserve your spot. Each class is $10 (100% of the proceeds benefiting the animals in our care!).

  • When: First Sunday of every month
  • Where: 169 W. Grand Ave.
  • Cost: $10 donation
  • Pre-registration is required
  • Age range: 18 and over
  • No previous yoga experience required
  • You bring the mats, we’ll bring the cats!

Click here to register!

Dec
1
Sun
Cats ‘n Mats
Dec 1 @ 7:20 pm – 8:20 pm

What could be better than doing yoga on a Sunday morning? Doing yoga with cats at The Anti-Cruelty Society! Join us at 11 a.m the first Sunday of the month for Cats n’ Mats. We will be hosting one hour yoga sessions with the company of some adoptable kitties, they make the purrfect yoga partners!

In order to ensure that we do not have to turn anyone away at the door we ask that you please register here to reserve your spot. Each class is $10 (100% of the proceeds benefiting the animals in our care!).

  • When: First Sunday of every month
  • Where: 169 W. Grand Ave.
  • Cost: $10 donation
  • Pre-registration is required
  • Age range: 18 and over
  • No previous yoga experience required
  • You bring the mats, we’ll bring the cats!

Click here to register!

Dec
7
Sat
Kids Who Care @ The Anti-Cruelty Society
Dec 7 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Are you looking for a way for your family to get involved in our community of caring? If so, we have the perfect opportunity for you! The Anti-Cruelty Society’s Kids Who Care program offers families an opportunity to engage in our work while providing valuable education to kids and adults alike! Whether making a toy for a dog, reading a book to a cat, or preparing snacks for one of our small mammals, your family will have the chance to make a direct impact on the life of a shelter pet.

Who: Families with children between the ages of 2–10. Please note that we require one adult participant per every 2 children in your group.

When: The first Saturday of every month from 10-11:30 a.m.

Where: The Anti-Cruelty Society, 169 West Grand Avenue

Cost: The cost of registration is $20 for each child in your group.

Learn more and Register Here

 

Jan
4
Sat
Kids Who Care @ The Anti-Cruelty Society
Jan 4 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Are you looking for a way for your family to get involved in our community of caring? If so, we have the perfect opportunity for you! The Anti-Cruelty Society’s Kids Who Care program offers families an opportunity to engage in our work while providing valuable education to kids and adults alike! Whether making a toy for a dog, reading a book to a cat, or preparing snacks for one of our small mammals, your family will have the chance to make a direct impact on the life of a shelter pet.

Who: Families with children between the ages of 2–10. Please note that we require one adult participant per every 2 children in your group.

When: The first Saturday of every month from 10-11:30 a.m.

Where: The Anti-Cruelty Society, 169 West Grand Avenue

Cost: The cost of registration is $20 for each child in your group.

Learn more and Register Here

 

Feb
1
Sat
Kids Who Care @ The Anti-Cruelty Society
Feb 1 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Are you looking for a way for your family to get involved in our community of caring? If so, we have the perfect opportunity for you! The Anti-Cruelty Society’s Kids Who Care program offers families an opportunity to engage in our work while providing valuable education to kids and adults alike! Whether making a toy for a dog, reading a book to a cat, or preparing snacks for one of our small mammals, your family will have the chance to make a direct impact on the life of a shelter pet.

Who: Families with children between the ages of 2–10. Please note that we require one adult participant per every 2 children in your group.

When: The first Saturday of every month from 10-11:30 a.m.

Where: The Anti-Cruelty Society, 169 West Grand Avenue

Cost: The cost of registration is $20 for each child in your group.

Learn more and Register Here

 

Mar
7
Sat
Kids Who Care @ The Anti-Cruelty Society
Mar 7 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Are you looking for a way for your family to get involved in our community of caring? If so, we have the perfect opportunity for you! The Anti-Cruelty Society’s Kids Who Care program offers families an opportunity to engage in our work while providing valuable education to kids and adults alike! Whether making a toy for a dog, reading a book to a cat, or preparing snacks for one of our small mammals, your family will have the chance to make a direct impact on the life of a shelter pet.

Who: Families with children between the ages of 2–10. Please note that we require one adult participant per every 2 children in your group.

When: The first Saturday of every month from 10-11:30 a.m.

Where: The Anti-Cruelty Society, 169 West Grand Avenue

Cost: The cost of registration is $20 for each child in your group.

Learn more and Register Here

 

Apr
4
Sat
Kids Who Care @ The Anti-Cruelty Society
Apr 4 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Are you looking for a way for your family to get involved in our community of caring? If so, we have the perfect opportunity for you! The Anti-Cruelty Society’s Kids Who Care program offers families an opportunity to engage in our work while providing valuable education to kids and adults alike! Whether making a toy for a dog, reading a book to a cat, or preparing snacks for one of our small mammals, your family will have the chance to make a direct impact on the life of a shelter pet.

Who: Families with children between the ages of 2–10. Please note that we require one adult participant per every 2 children in your group.

When: The first Saturday of every month from 10-11:30 a.m.

Where: The Anti-Cruelty Society, 169 West Grand Avenue

Cost: The cost of registration is $20 for each child in your group.

Learn more and Register Here

 

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