Conservation and Controversy: The Wolf in Minnesota – April 23 & 30

A two-session course on the most controversial animal in Minnesota: the wolf.

Working for Wolves – May 16-18

Spend a weekend “Workin’ for Wolves” assisting the wolf care staff with some very specialized projects.

Howl at the Moon Gala – May 15

An Event to Support the International Wolf Center’s Education and Outreach Programs.

Wolf Watch – June 5, July 3, & August 7

Have you ever wondered what happens after nightfall with the International Wolf Center’s ambassador wolves? Here’s your opportunity to participate in a truncated version of a Wolf Ethology course.

WildFamily Weekends -  June 21-22, July 5-6, and August 2-3.

Family-focused activities and outdoor exploration, crafts, games, guided hikes in the north woods, observing ambassador wolves—


Upcoming Events

What's For Dinner?

Apr 26, 2014 - 7 pm to 8 pm

Open to the Public

Apr 25, 2014 - 10 am to 5 pm

Open to the Public

Apr 27, 2014 - 10 am to 2 pm

Midwest Wolf Stewards Meeting - Ontario, CAN

Apr 23, 2014 - 12 am to Apr 25, 2014 - 12 am


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The International Wolf Center is a great place to learn more about wolves, their environment and their interactions with humans.  You can see your dollars at work right away in the lives of the resident wolves and in the education the Center offers to visitors…and the Web site.”– Audrey S., longtime member and volunteer

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Become a member of the International Wolf Center and contribute to the survival of wolf populations! Members like you make our education and outreach programs possible. As a member, you will help people learn the facts about wolves so they can make and inform important decisions in support of the wolf’s survival.

Membership benefits:

  • Tax deductible
  • A one-year subscription to International Wolf magazine
  • Free admission to the flagship Educational Center in Ely, Minnesota
  • Discounts on and invitations to educational and recreational programs



Member and actress Amber Tamblyn in a staring contest with the Center’s ambassador wolf Grizzer. With members in more than 36 countries, you never know who you will see visiting the Center.



Find out why wolf experts from around the world support the work of the International Wolf Center…


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