Helping Hands for Wildlife
Earlier, I posted that No Animal Left Unfed, Inc had won 2nd place in Help Willy's Friends Award Essay Contest. Please find information for winner, 1st place: Helping Hands for Wildlife, Inc. They are a fully certified & state licensed non-profit organization 501(c) (3) committed to the care of Connecticut’s orphaned & injured wildlife. For more information, please visitwww.helpinghandsforwildlife.org or call 203-380-1374...
This morning, I received really Good News from Help Willy's Friends. It goes
Just to let you know that despite the rainy and cold weather, there are now 21 animals happily living with their new forever families as a result of the 2013 HWF Pet Fair. We're sure the turnout would have been better had Mother Nature cooperated, but for those 21 dogs and their families, the sun couldn't have shone any brighter that day!
Also, we are pleased to announce the winners of this year's Willy Award Essay Contest:
First prize - $2,500 - went to Helping Hands for Wildlife
Second prize - $1,000 - went to No Animal Left Unfed
Third prize - $500 - went to Meriden Animal Control
We thank everyone who submitted an essay and hope you'll enter the contest again next year
Yep, No Animal Left Unfed, Inc came in 2nd in the Willy Award Essay Contest. My paws and I are over the Super Moon. I am so grateful and happy. Congratulations, to the other winners as well
Compassion for Cats
Compassion for Cats of New London County Inc. shelter, in Lisbon, CT, desperately needs good, mature, dedicated, reliable people, as volunteers, that love cats, kittens, to help clean our shelter and spend quality time with our many cats, kittens that are waiting to be adopted. Every year the numbers of rescued cats, kittens increase and we desperately need volunteers, help, to be able to continue to rescue and take care of the many cats, kittens we take in
For contact, please call 860 886-5085; email email@example.com or visitwww.facebook.com/CompassionForCats/info
Summer Solstice Tips
In lieu of Summer Solstice, please remember:
... To walk your pet later in the day. If not, have them walk on dirt or grass to avoid paw burns
... Carry water for yourself and your pet to stay hydrated
... If you must go outside, do not take your pet AND please
... Do not leave your pet inside your car....
For everyone, please take care of yourselves in this humid weather. Stay indoors, if you can and drink water. If you must go outside, finding a cooling place or shade to hang out
TEAM Mobile Feline Unit
During the month of July, the TEAM Mobile Feline Unit will be in Lisbon, Hamden, Newington, Stratford, Norwich, Bristol, Clinton, and Plainfield, among other towns.
Call 1-888-367-8326 to book an appointment for your cat.
We cannot take appointments through Facebook or email, so please call the office!
New Britain, CT – The New Britain Rock Cats and City of New Britain Mayor Timothy O’Brien announced today that for upcoming Rock Cats games on July 1st, 2nd and 3rd, residents of New Britain who provide proper identification at the New Britain Stadium Box Office will receive a free General Admission ticket to the game.
“The Mayor, Common Council and other political leaders in the City of New Britain have been incredibly supportive of the Rock Cats” said Rock Cats’ President Bill Dowling. “We wanted to recognize and acknowledge that support by allowing city residents to attend any one or all three of our upcoming games between July 1st and 3rd.”
“This is a wonderful opportunity for families and people of all ages to experience excellent entertainment in a positive environment. The Rock Cats are a vital asset to our community and we are grateful for their generous gesture,” stated New Britain Mayor Tim O’Brien.
The Rock Cats will be taking on the New Hampshire Fisher Cats, AA Eastern League affiliate of the Toronto Blue Jays, during this pre-4th of July homestand.
Monday, July 1st is the annual “Bark in the Park” night sponsored by Uberdog, a special occasion when Rock Cats fans can bring their “best friends” to the ballpark.
Tuesday, July 2nd is “Power of Ability” night sponsored by Rideshare.
Wednesday, July 3rd is sponsored by the Kocian Law Group and will feature the annual pregame Naturalization ceremony as well as a special 4th of July Postgame Fireworks Show. Game time for the Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday night contests is 7:05 PM.
The Rock Cats will be hosting the 2013 Eastern League All-Star Game presented by Dunkin’ Donuts on Wednesday, July 10, at 7:00 PM at New Britain Stadium. This is the third time New Britain has hosted the Mid-Summer Classic and the first time since 2003. A Home Run Derby and Autograph Session will be held on Tuesday, July 9, starting at 4:00 PM. For further information, please contact the Rock Cats Box Office at (860) 224-8383.
Summer Activities Teen Listing
Below please find 211 CT Infoline Summer Activities Listing for Teens:
Girls Scouts still have spaces available for Summer Day and Resident Camp for grades 1 to 12. Once registered, families can receive scholarships up to one full year of school tuition...
To inquire about space, registration and scholarships, please call 800-922-2770 extension 3313 or email firstname.lastname@example.org...
Hartford FREE Movies
The City of Hartford Marketing, Events and Cultural Affairs (MECA) has announced the return of their FREE movie program. There will be a FREE movie in a Hartford park, every Monday, from 6/14 to 9/6...
For more information about participating parks, movies and times, please visit www.facebook.com/HartfordMECA..
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