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Greyhound Adoption Month Open House

April 8, 2017 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

Event Schedule

11:00 – 3:00

Kennel Tours
Meet our kennel guests
Learn more about our operations

11:00 – 3:00

Shopping
collars, coats, toys and treats for hounds
clothes for humans

scroll down on this page for confirmed vendors

11:00 – 3:00

Snack Wagon
In lieu of the Hound Cafe and Pet Therapy Bake Sale, we will have the Snack Wagon. GFNC receives a portion of sales.

Menu
One Hot Dog (chili, onions, ketchup, mustard), French fries & Cole slaw $5
Two Hot Dogs (chili, onions, ketchup, mustard), French fries & Cole slaw $6
Chicken Philly, French fries & Cole slaw $8
Pulled BBQ Chicken Sandwich, French fries & Cole slaw $7
Fried Oreos $3
Fried Brownies $3
Bottled Water or Soda $1

11:00 – 3:00

Fill the van with donations

Our wish list
Liquid Multi-surface cleaner
Bleach
Laundry detergent
Spray all-purpose cleansers
Spray air freshener
Window cleaner
Gift cards: Home Depot, Lowe’s, Walmart etc.

11:00 – 2:00

Grey Toss (aka Cornhole)
$5 for 16 tosses (2 rounds of 8 tosses each)
3pts for in the hole, 1pt for on the board (cannot hit the ground first)
Play as often as you want, but only one round at a time.
We will keep a leaderboard of high scores posted.
50% of entry fees goes to winner; the other 50% goes to GFNC.
The winner must be present to claim the top prize at 2pm.

11:30 – 12:30

Blessing of the Animals by Rev. Susan Scott Downs
Rev. Susan will have her own area so you can bring your family over to her on an individual basis.

12:30 – 1:30

Easter Bunny Visit
photos will be available for a $5 donation
your photo will be taken by a volunteer with a cell phone
you can provide your cell number & the pic will be sent to you immediately

12:45

50 / 50 Raffle #1
must be present to win

2:00

Hound Parade
We will feature several of our adoptable hounds and tell you more about them.
You can spend some time with them and maybe meet your new best friend.

2:45

50 / 50 Raffle #2
must be present to win

Confirmed Vendors
  • The Hound Boutique – for hounds: coats, collars, leads, treats, toys; for humans: clothing, decals
  • Aid4Greys (Lee Taurello) – bunnies, greytbones, tribbles, & more
  • doTERRA Essential Oils – natural  care for humans and pets
  • Streamline Elegance (Desta Hudgens)  – dog beds
  • Run with It Embroidiery (Lynda & Rick Montgomery) – greyhound themed embroidered items
Video and Photos from Previous Years

Details

Date:
April 8, 2017
Time:
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Event Category:

Venue

GFNC Kennel
2908-A Oak Ridge Road
Oak Ridge, NC 27310 United States
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