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2019 Party in the Park!

Who’s ready to party?? Come visit GHS at Party in the Park!

From the organizer:

Party in the Park is happening again this year at Rockmosa Park!

This is a FREE event – for admission and all activities!

WHEN:

Thursday August 1, 2019 from 5:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.

Activities will end at 9:30 p.m., just in time for fireworks!

WHERE:

Rockmosa Park (110 Rockmosa Drive, Rockwood)

What’s Happening?:

Entertainment:

  • NEW THIS YEAR! Tethered Hot Air Balloon Rides sponsored by Tammy Sells Rockwood Re/max
    For a $5 donation per person towards Children’s Miracle Network you can take a ride in a Hot Air Balloon!
    5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. and weather/wind dependent
  • Fireworks – starting at 9:30 p.m.
  • Live music and entertainment – Step On It, Transistor Radio Group and Campfire Poets
  • Axe throwing (Riot Axe) NOTE: Must be 13 years or older and must have closed toed shoes
  • Paw Patrol, Minion, Peppa Pig and Olaf
  • Street performers (including Tim Burr! Circus Lumberjack Show)
  • Rock climbing wall (Guelph Grotto)
  • Gaming trailer (Kidnetix)
  • Face painting
  • Children’s activities: Tot N’ Play, Fish Pond,
  • Children’s entertainment stage:  Mad Science, Wild Ontario and Ron the Magician
  • Hockey Shot, Basketball and Inflatable Soccer Target
  • Splash pad and skate park on-site!

Food and Drink

Food trucks – twice the amount of food trucks we had in 2018, including:

  • Alandro’s Kitchen
  • Boston Pizza
  • Crazy Burrito
  • Fork ‘n’ Good Food
  • Dirty South
  • Food Dudes
  • Fo’ Cheezy
  • Gastro Pub
  • Gotham Grill
  • Groovey Grill Cheese
  • Kool Jim’s Ice Cream
  • Kurtida’s Kitchen
  • Pit Stop Grill
  • Road Grille
  • SWAT Food Truck
  • The Crazy Canuck

WHAT TO BRING:

  • Blanket or lawn chairs for fireworks
  • Cash (not credit or debit) for food and drink
  • Water bottle
  • Closed toed shoes if you would like to participate in axe throwing (13 years and older)
  • Bike, skateboard, scooters for skate park
  • Clothing for splash pad

Greenbriar Garden Party

DATE: Sunday July 21 

TIME: 2pm – 4pm

LOCATION: 92 Speedvale Avenue West

 

Join us on Sunday July 21st from 2pm – 4pm at 92 Speedvale Avenue West for a fun filled afternoon and enjoy the beautiful grounds of Greenbriar, hosted by Patricia Ing.

Entrance is by donation, and funds will support the Guelph Humane Society’s new home!

Come out for a family friendly event of punch, sandwiches, games, silent auction, prizes and so much more!

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Royal City Brewing Co. Launch Party

On Saturday May 25th stop by the Royal City Brewing Co. from 3pm-7pm and visit our Guelph Humane Society booth! Royal City will be launching an ale where $0.50 from every can purchased will be donated back to the Guelph Humane Society. You’ll have to come out to see what type they have in store for you, but trust us, you’re going to love it! Hint: It’s the return of an oldie but such a goodie!

From the organizers page:

“For 125 years, the Guelph Humane Society has been dedicated to protecting the many animals with whom we share our community. Each year over 3,000 vulnerable animals come through their doors in need of care and compassion.

This May, we’re collaborating with the staff at Guelph Humane Society in support of their work and to assist in their funding for building their new home where they can truly unleash hope for these animals.

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.50 cents from every can will be donated directly to Guelph Humane Society”

 

 

GHS Cupcake PAW-ty/Bake Sale

It’s time to PAW-TY with GHS!

We are celebrating February, Cupcake Month, and want you to join us!

Bring the family for:

  • cupcakes and other baked goods on sale
  • JV Training dog training demos
  • balloon animals
  • cupcake decorating
  • colouring contest
  • animal cuddling
  • …and much more!

Join the event on Facebook by clicking HERE to stay up to date on information about our pawty!

 

Host your own Cupcake Pawty/Bake Sale with your school, church, community group, family and/or friends!  Contact Louise at lfrost@guelphhumane.ca for more information and to receive your electronic Host Kit.