Elizabeth’s Wildlife Center to host annual open house

The event takes place on Aug. 29 and 30 at the Abbotsford site

Elizabeth Melnick of Elizabeth's Wildlife Center invites the public to her annual open house on Aug. 29 and 30.

Elizabeth Melnick of Elizabeth's Wildlife Center invites the public to her annual open house on Aug. 29 and 30.

Elizabeth’s Wildlife Center (32508 Verdon Way) hosts its annual open house on Saturday, Aug. 29 and Sunday, Aug. 30 from noon to 4 p.m.

Visitors can see some of the wild babies and recovering “patients” during a tour of the facility.

The open house also includes train rides on Saturday, a food concession, face painting, games, a silent auction, a bake sale and more.

The centre cares for hundreds of injured/orphaned wild birds and small animals each year. For more information, visit elizabethswildlifecenter.org.