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 Science Education: Classroom Enrichment, Grade-level and school-wide Assemblies, After School Programming, Family Fun Nights, Science Nights and PTA Fundraisers!

– Relaxed learning & supporting great animal welfare causes!!    Select super-safe animals and programs for Birthdays, Holiday gatherings, Business Grand Openings, Farmers Markets and nearly anything else you can imagine!                                                      **A portion of the proceeds from Relaxed Learning Programs is donated by the Wildlife Encounters Ecology Center to local animal rescues, sanctuaries and wildlife rehabilitation/release efforts.

– Community Educational Events!  Exhibits and presentations at Kids Festivals, Old Home Days, Harvest Festivals, Cultural Festivals, Rec Dept Programs, Scout Meetings and Senior Facilities!

 NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS for  Summer 2020 Education Staff & our Educational Internship Program!  

 * Staff candidates should have a minimum relevant 4 your degree, flexible schedules, ideally some formal teaching experience and their own reliable transportation.  Criminal Background Checks are required of all candidates.

Email to apply – [email protected] or call 603-923-1168


OUTDOOR Program & Exhibit Requirements:

  • Temperature: 65-85 degrees
  • Full Shade is required, by trees, permanent structure (pavilion for example) or stable tent.
  • Dry space
  • CALM & COMFORTABLE – slight breeze is ok, but no high winds or gusts.
*ANY exceptions must be approved on a case by case basis by the Director _______________________________________________________________ February 2020 – Barrington Planning Board APPROVES Wildlife Encounters operating as an Educational Institution on the farm property!   Read more about our plans here! July 2017 – Derek moves into the farmhouse and starts the planning phases for the future outreach and on-site operations of the Wildlife Encounters Ecology Center & Farm School! June 2017Wildlife Encounters signs contract to acquire historic “Swain Family Farmstead”, previously known as HIGHLAND FARM originally established in 1792 at the top of Beauty Hill in Barrington, NH! April 2017: Wildlife Encounters FEATURED on WMUR NH Chronicle!!  WATCH Originally established in December of 2004, Wildlife Encounters, LLC  EXCLUSIVELY delivers the extremely popular Wildlife Encounters® environmental education and community outreach programs.  Our unique messaging… focused on sharing awareness concerning issues affecting Animals – People – Earth, as well as our skilled presenters and unmatched variety of animals make our organization and services highly in-demand!   Known for professionalism, reliability and a commitment to our local communities – Wildlife Encounters is the name you know and trust. **Wildlife Encounters accepts all major credit cards, direct bank drafts (EFT), Paypal and of course check, money order, cash.**
Our Ambassador Animals have not only reached hundreds-of-thousands of New England children, visitors and residents… but have been seen nationally on such programs as The Today Show, The Martha Stewart Show, LIVE with Kelly & Micheal, CNBC Squawk Box, Night Line and New York Live.
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