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Humane Society of Elmore County News – 14 Jan ‘13
With the start of a new year you may be marking your 2013 calendar with dates you don’t want to forget. Below is our current list of events and you can always find out what is going on by checking out our calendar at www.elmorehumane.org/events.htm . Whether we are holding a stand-alone event for the shelter or participating as part of a bigger event we hope to see lots of our supporters and can always use volunteers to help. And don’t forget that the shelter is open for adoptions Mon-Thu 10-4; Fri 10-5 & Sat 9-3. Also, our Tail’s End Thrift Store is open 9 – 3, Thu, Fri & Sat weekly. To volunteer or if you have questions give us a call at 334-567-3377 or email the shelter at firstname.lastname@example.org. We will add new events, like our yet to be scheduled supply drives, and details as they are approved.
Sat, 26 Jan, 6-10 pm – Wishbone Studios, evening music event for our shelter featuring Wishbone & Free Flight; 2625 Zelda Road, Montgomery; advance tickets $10 / $15 at the door, BYOB/food.
Sun, 27 Jan, 1-4 pm – Volunteer Training & Membership Drive, Trinity Episcopal Church, Hwy 231, Wetumpka
Sat, 2 Feb, 9 am–3 pm – Shelter Booth at Millbrook Revelers Mardi Gras Festival & Parade, Village Green, Millbrook
Sat, 9 Feb, 1 pm - Cimarrón Mardi Gras Parade, downtown Wetumpka, shelter participation TBA
Fri-Sun, 22-24 Feb, 11 am - 4 pm (Sun noon start) – Adopt-a-Thon at area PetSmarts
Sat, 23 Feb, 5 pm doors open – 4th Annual “Getting Down with the Dawgs” $10,000 Drawdown, Bonnie Crest Country Club, 1410 Federal Dr, Montgomery
Fri-Sun, 26-28 Apr, 11 am - 4 pm (Sun noon start) –Adopt-a-Thon at area PetSmarts
Sat, 18 May(T), 9 am start time – Shelter Booth at Alabama Antique Tractor Show & Pull, Politic Rd, Elmore
Mon, 27 May – Shelter CLOSED for Memorial Day
Sat, 22 Jun –11th Annual Predator’s Motorcycle Association’s Cruisin ‘fer Critters, Papa T’s, Montgomery
Thu, 4 Jul – Shelter CLOSED for 4th of July
Fri, 19 Jul, 6:30 start time - 8th Annual Wags & Whiskers Silent Auction, Wetumpka Civic Center, Wetumpka
Mon, 2 Sep – Shelter CLOSED, Labor Day
Fri–Sun, 13-15 Sep, 11 am - 4 pm (Sun noon start) – Adopt-a-Thon at area PetSmarts.
Sun, 29 Sep, noon start time - Bark in the Park at Ft. Toulouse, Wetumpka (6 Oct – rain date)
Tue, 15 Oct, 6 pm - Annual Meeting, Trinity Episcopal Church 5371 U.S. Hwy 231, Wetumpka
Fri–Sun, 15-17 Nov, 11 am - 4 pm (Sun noon start) – Adopt-a-Thon at area PetSmarts.
Thu & Fri, 28 & 29 Nov – Shelter CLOSED for Thanksgiving
Tue, 24 Dec – Shelter CLOSES at Noon for Christmas
Wed & Thu, 25 & 26 Dec – Shelter CLOSED for Christmas
Tue & Wed, 31 Dec & 1 Jan – Shelter CLOSED for New Year’s
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