2021 Scheduled Events
Membership Meetings may be open to in-person in October
Stay posted, when the second rise of Covid is over we will open up in person meetings again!
If you are interested in joining WAGS, attending a membership meeting and orientation is your first step! Please see the schedule listed below. Guests* are always welcome. Upon your arrival, stop by the guest table where WAGS members will be waiting to greet you.
*Please leave your pets at home until you have completed orientation and are an official WAGS member.
WAGS Orientation for new members is now an online class. Please fill out this application form to apply.
WAGS Members are allowed to bring their healthy, human and animal-friendly pets to meetings wearing WAGS-approved equipment. If your animal is showing any signs of illness, please leave them at home for the health and safety of all of our members.
Monthly Meetings are held at (see map here)
St. Matthews Episcopal Church
330 N. Hubbards Lane
Louisville, KY 40207
We meet at 9:30 - 10:00 am to greet new individuals and talk with our members, so we would encourage you to arrive early! Our meetings began promptly at 10:00 am.
Monthly meetings for 2021 are as follows:
Saturday, January 9th at 10 am (Zoom) Completed
Saturday, February 13th 10 am (Zoom) Completed
Saturday, March 13th 10 am (Zoom) Completed
Saturday, April 10 at 10:00 am (Zoom) Completed
Saturday, May 8 at 10:00 am (Zoom) Completed on Zoom
Saturday, June 12 at 9:30 am Welcome Back into our 1st In-Person WAGS Membership Meeting
Saturday, July 10 at 9:30 am In Person at St. Matthews Episcopal Church
Saturday, August 28th at 9:30 am BACK TO ZOOM by Invitation only
Evaluations are "in person" (St. Matthews Episcopal Church)
Saturday, September 25th at 9:30 am BACK TO ZOOM by Invitation only
Saturday, October 9 at 9:30 am BACK TO ZOOM by Invitation only
Saturday, November 13 at 9:30 am Hopefully In Person at St. Matthews Episcopal Church
WAGS upcoming ZOOM 101 Classes for 2021 are by Invitation
We will accept new members registration for 101 if you have previously attended orientation and paid joining dues. Please do not bring your pet to your 101 class (if it is in-person). This class will last three hours. You are required to read the "Working with WAGS Manual" and pass an online test that will be emailed to you before you can attend the 101 class. The test must be completed no later than the day before the scheduled class.
Saturday afternoon 101 classes were scheduled quarterly before COVID. We will announce when these become "in person" again.
Evening 101 classes are scheduled quarterly before COVID. We will announce the next class on this Web site when the schedule is completed for 2021.
Upcoming New Ambassador Team Evaluations are quarterly and are expected to be scheduled in August and September . The next dates will be announced soon.
Evaluations are for WAGS members only and require advanced registration. Visit our Become a WAGS Ambassador Team page to learn more about how you can take our therapy team evaluation with your pet.