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august

Volunteer OrientationWizard of Oz: Toto Night benefiting HSGKC
Thursday, August 2
Providence Amphitheatre
633 N. 130th St, Bonner Springs, KS 66012
Doors open at 7pm, Showtime 8pm

Dorothy and Toto are back in Kansas for the biggest stage production ever of The Wizard of Oz. A cast of 50 recreates the classic movie, with all of the great songs, fantastic costumes and unforgettable characters – just like the MGM movie, but live! onstage.

During Thursday's production, $1 of every lawn ticket purchase goes to HSGKC! We'll also have adoptable dogs for you to meet before the show.

More info and purchase your lawn tickets at WizardOfOzKC.com >


tail waggin petstopTail Waggin' PetStop: Satellite Adoption Event
Friday, August 3 during First Friday in the Crossroads
1818 Wyandotte Street, KC MO 64108
6 to 8pm

HSGKC adoptable dogs will be heading down to the Crossroads for First Friday's art and festivities! You can meet them at Tail Waggin' PetStop between 6-8pm.

More info about our satellite adoption events >


Brookside BarkeryBrookside Barkery & Bath: Satellite Adoption Event
Saturday, August 4
Brookside Location: 118 West 63rd Street, KCMO 64113
Phone: 816.333.2275 (BARK)
11am to 2pm

We'll bring several adoptable dogs to Brookside Barkery & Bath in Brookside!

More info about our satellite adoption events >


tails on the trailsTails on the Trails Pet Festival & Dog Swim: Satellite Adoption Event
Saturday, August 11
Ad Astra Pool & Park: 8265 Maurer Rd, Lenexa KS
9am to 1pm

For a day of fun with your dog, come to Lenexa's Tails on the Trails Pet Festival. You can browse pet vendors' booths, participate in the pet talent show, let your pooch plunge into the dog swims and watch demonstrations. We will have a booth there with adoptable dogs for you to meet.

The festival is free. There is a fee for the Dog Swim and you can preregister online.

More info about our satellite adoption events >


Volunteer OrientationVolunteer Orientation & Training
Saturday, August 11
10:30am to Noon (You must sign-up in advance to attend)

We have many volunteer opportunities available for committed volunteers who are looking to make a difference!

More info about becoming a volunteer >


Volunteer OrientationVolunteer Orientation & Training
Thursday, August 23
10:30am to Noon (You must sign-up in advance to attend)

We have many volunteer opportunities available for committed volunteers who are looking to make a difference!

More info about becoming a volunteer >


art unleashedArt Unleashed
Saturday, August 25
Mission Hills Country Club
5400 Mission Drive • Mission Hills, KS 66208
6 to 9:30pm

Art and animals unite once again at the 21st Annual Art Unleashed! Bid on original artwork, gift baskets, and unique experiences during the silent and live auction. Join us for this fun and furry event supporting HSGKC's shelter pets and low-cost veterinary services.

Tickets are $125. Or reserve a table of eight people for $1,000 or a table of twelve people for $1,500. All tickets include a sit down dinner and open bar including hard liquor and a signature cocktail.

Purchase your tickets online or reserve a table today >


KC BierFundraiser at KC Bier Co
Sunday, August 26
310 W 79th St, KCMO 64114 (in Waldo)
5 to 9pm

Join us for a fun evening with your dog! KC Bier Co will donate $1 per bier from the Spezial list to HSGKC. Activities include a photo booth, paw print station, doggie pools to keep the pooches cool, raffle prizes, vendors and more. We'll have adoptable dogs for you to meet from 5-8pm.


For more info about our events, call 913-596-1000 ext. 115 or send an email.