Thursday, May 25th, 8 am to 1 pm
Dog Days of Spring
Charlevoix Farmers Market
Calling all dog lovers. Wiener dogs and dinky dogs race at 10 am. Please enter your pooch so the children on field trips can enjoy watching the silly races. Emceed by Scott MacKenzie of the Humane Society. Lots of prizes for racers and fun for all. Other activities include a kissing booth, picture with a pooch, games and more! Sponsored by Best Friends Pet Spa & Walgreens at Charlevoix. Benefits the Charlevoix Area Humane Society. For more info. call 231-330-0968.
Thursday, May 25th, 4 to 6 pm
Pour for More for CHS at Left Foot Charley Winery
806 Red Drive #100, Traverse City
Hosted by Cherryland Humane Society
Stop by Left Foot Charley between 4:00-6:00 pm to meet some CHS animals looking for homes, have a selected beverage that will create a donation to Pour For More! CHS is the featured non-profit for the month of May, and Left Foot Charley has a delightful pet friendly patio!
Saturday, May 27th, 11 am to 7 pm
Mari Vineyards Fundraiser for Cherryland Humane Society
8175 Center Rd., Traverse City
On Saturday, May 27th, Mari Vineyards will be hosting a fundraiser for the Cherryland Humane Society! $1 from every glass of wine purchased on this day will go towards the humane society. A representative from the humane society will be there, as well as a few adoptable animals (depending on the current residents of the shelter). Stop by from 11am-7pm and purchase a glass to help out our local shelter!
Saturday, May 27th, 12 noon to 7 pm
Pour For More for CHS at BLK MRKT
Hosted by Cherryland Humane Society
1440 Hall St., Suite 100, Traverse City
Stop by BLK MRKT between noon and 2 pm to meet some CHS animals looking for homes and have a selected beverage that will create a donation to Pour For More! CHS is the featured non-profit during the month of May.
Monday, May 29th, 1 to 4 pm
Reining Liberty Ranch Open House
4656 Silver Pines Road
Join them as they honor veterans. VFW Post 2780 Color Guard Service at 2 pm, tour of the grounds, live music, Moomers Ice Cream, 2 Fools Carriage Rides, food and fun for the whole family. Parking at MT Zion Church. Shuttle service to ranch.
Saturday, June 3rd, 10 am to 1 pm
Little Traverse Bay Humane Society presents
Andrea’s Junk in the Trunk
Parking Lot of B. May Bags on M-119
Load up your vehicle and sell out of it for a great cause! No old stuff? Sell baked goods or crafts. In loving memory of Andrea Armstead. They hope to have 25-50 vehicles participate in this fun event and all proceeds will benefit the animals at LTBHS! For more info. call 231-347-2396, ext. 6356.
Saturday, June 3rd at 10 am
Puppy Kindergarten Classes
Tractor Supply Store
Peaceful Dog Training is offering puppy classes. $50 for six weeks – 1 hour per week. Click here for more info.
Sunday, June 4th at 4 pm
Adult Basic Obedience Classes
East Silver Lake Park Open Area
Peaceful Dog Training is offering puppy classes. $70 for six weeks – 1 hour per week. Click here for more info.
Saturday, June 10th, 8 am to 4 pm
With a Little Help From My Friends
ASI Community Center in Bellaire
102 Maple St., Behind the Senior Center
Tables of household items, lamps, small appliances, craft supplies and more. Proceeds from the sale will benefit the Pet Crisis Center located on the grounds of WaLHFMF’s Sanctuary. Please call 533-4070 with questions or for more info.
Sunday, June 11th, noon check in
AC PAW Golf Scramble
The Wolverine at Grand Traverse
Resort and Spa
12:00 noon check in, 1 pm shotgun start. Entry deadline May 26th. $100 per person – $400 per team. Golf and dinner. Proceeds benefit AC PAW. Great prizes. For men and women. 50/50 raffle and silent auction. To sign up a team visit www.acpaw.org. For more info. or sponsorship opportunities, call Judy at 231-499-0379 or Patti at 231-947-8202.
Tuesday, June 13th at 6:30 pm
Cats Are Not Small Dogs
Dr. Albert Lynch Seminar
1420 S. Airport Rd., Traverse City
The rates of feline obesity, diabetes, kidney disease, IBS and other chronic degenerative diseases have risen dramatically in the last 50 years. Learn how feeding a more evolutionary, friendly diet can help prevent and treat many of these chronic, life threatening conditions.
Thursday, June 14th through Saturday, June 17th
AC PAW Garage Sale
306 W. 10th Street, Traverse City
Please come and help support our animals in need. We are holding our Annual AC PAW Garage Sale Fundraiser off the alley behind 306 W. Tenth St., near Union St. in Traverse City on Thursday, June 15th, Friday, June 16th, and Saturday, June 17th. Click here for FB event page.
GARAGE SALE HOURS:
• Thursday, June 15th – 9:00am – 5:00pm
• Friday, June 16th – 9:00am – 5:00pm
• Saturday, June 17th – 9:00am – 3:00pm
Saturday, June 17th, 10 am to 1 pm
Collars for a Cause
Hosted by Little Traverse Bay Humane Society
Dave Kring Chevrolet Cadillac
1861 N. US Highway 31, Petoskey
Come find your new furry friend at Collars for a Cause! Dave Kring has generously agreed to pay $50 toward each adoption fee! Click here for FB Event page.
Friday, July 7th at 7 pm
Bruce Cameron at
The National Writers Series Event
City Opera House, Traverse City
Cameron is the author of “A Dog’s Purpose.” For tickets, call 231-942-8082. Click here for more info.