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PAWS to Read
(Sat. December 8th, 2018 from 11:00am to 12:00pm)

The Paws to Read program helps children develop their literacy skills by reading to specially trained therapy dogs. 

The children have fun petting a furry friend while improving their reading skills and boosting their self esteem.



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The Blessing of the Animals
(Sat. November 3rd, 2018 from 10:00am to 12:00pm)

Reverends Jenny Replogle & Jonathan Thomas of St. Paul’s Episcopal Church will be officiating. 

Shelter animals will be blessed followed by community pets.

All types of pets are welcome.

Refreshments will be served.




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PAWS to Read
(Sat. November 3rd, 2018 from 11:30am to 12:30pm)

The Paws to Read program helps children develop their literacy skills by reading to specially trained therapy dogs. 

The children have fun petting a furry friend while improving their reading skills and boosting their self esteem.



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Oktoberfest for PHS
(Sat. October 13th, 2018 (All day event))

Join the Oktoberfest celebration at Granite City on October 13th and 10% of anything you purchase will go to the Peoria Humane Society! Please print or show this flyer on your phone to participate:



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PAWS to Read
(Sat. October 13th, 2018 from 11:00am to 12:00pm)

The Paws to Read program helps children develop their literacy skills by reading to specially trained therapy dogs. 

The children have fun petting a furry friend while improving their reading skills and boosting their self esteem.



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PAWS to Read
(Sat. September 29th, 2018 from 2:00pm to 3:00pm)

The Paws to Read program helps children develop their literacy skills by reading to specially trained therapy dogs. 

The children have fun petting a furry friend while improving their reading skills and boosting their self esteem. 



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BARK IN THE PARK
(Sun. September 9th, 2018 from 11:00am to 3:00pm)

Bark in the Park is the Peoria Humane Society's major fundraising event of the year.  It's all about bringing people who care about animals together in one huge effort to improve the lives of animals in our community! Although Bark in the Park is first and foremost a fundraiser...come and help us raise money and we will make sure you and your dog have a great time while you're there! Click here to learn more.



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PAWS to Read
(Sat. August 25th, 2018 from 1:00pm to 2:00pm)

PAWS to Read is a program offered by the Peoria Humane Society where children are partnered with therapy dogs to read for 15 minute sessions, encouraging a love of reading books while fostering a love for canine companions. Children can bring their favorite book or choose one from the Peoria Humane Society's selection of animal friendly books!



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Mr. Fuzzy Ears Book Launch
(Sat. August 18th, 2018 from 11:00am to 12:00pm)

The Adventures of Mr. Fuzzy Ears is a children's book written by our own Peoria Humane Society board member, Donna Carr-Roberts. The book is written using real-life antics of her dog, Scamp, and his search for someone to be his friend. In honor of the release, we will be throwing a launch party including refreshments, a reading of the book, and Mr. Fuzzy Ears will be giving out paw-tographs! Purchase your book, meet the author, and check out the shelter for your very own companion at this special event! 

**Reminder** a portion of the proceeds from Central Illinois sales of the book will be donated to the Peoria Humane Society. Support animal welfare through your purchase! For more information and to purchase your copy of the book check out: www.mrfuzzyears.com



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PAWS to Read
(Tue. July 17th, 2018 from 1:00pm to 2:00pm)

PAWS to Read is a program offered by the Peoria Humane Society where children are partnered with therapy dogs to read for 15 minute sessions, encouraging a love of reading books while fostering a love for canine companions. Children can bring their favorite book or choose one from the Peoria Humane Society's selection of animal friendly books!



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PAWS to Read
(Sat. July 7th, 2018 from 11:00am to 12:00pm)

PAWS to Read is a program offered by the Peoria Humane Society where children are partnered with therapy dogs to read for 15 minute sessions, encouraging a love of reading books while fostering a love for canine companions. Children can bring their favorite book or choose one from the Peoria Humane Society's selection of animal friendly books!



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PHS Photo Contest
(Sun. July 1st, 2018 to Wed. August 1st, 2018 from 12:00am to 12:00am)

Enter a photo of your pet into Peoria Humane Society's annual photo contest. All photos will be collected and used to create our 2-19 fundraiser calendar. 12 first place winners will be chosen to be featured on one of the months of the year. A grand prize winner will be made the cover photo. All other photos will be sprinkled throughout the calendar. Every appropriate photo entered will have a place somewhere in the calendar. We require a $10 donation with each photo submitted. Click here to learn more.



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PAWS to Read
(Thu. June 21st, 2018 to Mon. July 2nd, 2018 from 11:00am to 12:00pm)

PAWS to Read is a program offered by the Peoria Humane Society where children are partnered with therapy dogs to read for 15 minute sessions, encouraging a love of reading books while fostering a love for canine companions. Children can bring their favorite book or choose one from the Peoria Humane Society's selection of animal friendly books!



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PAWS to Read
(Wed. June 20th, 2018 from 11:00am to 12:00pm)

PAWS to Read is a program offered by the Peoria Humane Society where children are partnered with therapy dogs to read for 15 minute sessions, encouraging a love of reading books while fostering a love for canine companions. Children can bring their favorite book or choose one from the Peoria Humane Society's selection of animal friendly books!



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PAWS to Read
(Tue. June 19th, 2018 from 6:30pm to 7:30pm)

PAWS to Read is a program offered by the Peoria Humane Society where children are partnered with therapy dogs to read for 15 minute sessions, encouraging a love of reading books while fostering a love for canine companions. Children can bring their favorite book or choose one from the Peoria Humane Society's selection of animal friendly books!



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PAWS to Read
(Wed. June 13th, 2018 from 10:00am to 11:00am)

PAWS to Read is a program offered by the Peoria Humane Society where children are partnered with therapy dogs to read for 15 minute sessions, encouraging a love of reading books while fostering a love for canine companions. Children can bring their favorite book or choose one from the Peoria Humane Society's selection of animal friendly books!



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PAWS to Read
(Sat. May 5th, 2018 from 10:30am to 11:30am)

PAWS to Read is a program offered by the Peoria Humane Society where children are partnered with therapy dogs to read for 15 minute sessions, encouraging a love of reading books while fostering a love for canine companions. Children can bring their favorite book or choose one from the Peoria Humane Society's selection of animal friendly books!



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PAWS to Read
(Tue. March 13th, 2018 from 6:30pm to 7:30pm)

PAWS to Read is a program offered by the Peoria Humane Society where children are partnered with therapy dogs to read for 15 minute sessions, encouraging a love of reading books while fostering a love for canine companions. Children can bring their favorite book or choose one from the Peoria Humane Society's selection of animal friendly books!



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Pet First Aid
(Sat. March 10th, 2018 from 9:00am to 12:00pm)

If you'd like to participate in the Pet First Aid class on 3/10/2018 please click here. Have your paypal login or credit/debit card handy to complete the $40 enrollment fee. 



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Wine & Whiskers
(Thu. March 1st, 2018 from 5:00pm to 8:00pm)

Tickets on sale now! Follow the ticket link or go to https://peoriahs.wufoo.com/forms/wine-and-whiskers-2018 to register.
Join us for a night of food, fun, and drinks all to raise money for needy animals in the Peoria area. Throughout the evening, guests can partake in:
Food & Drink: Guests will be treated to samples of a variety of wines and spirits. Hors d' oeuvres will be served and a cash bar will be available.
Live Music!
Silent Auction: Many great items will appear in our silent auction. Past auctions have featured anywhere from a trip to the Smokey Mountains to gift cards from local restaurants and shops and everything in between. 
Wine Pull: Do you like games of chance? Then play our popular Wine Pullgame at the event. For $20 you can make a selection from a group of mystery bottles. You never know what you’ll get…some bottles are worth $50+!
Donation Opportunities: What are the shelter’s greatest needs and how can you help fill them? You will find out at our event! We have created a fun, interactive visual to allow you to see exactly where your donations go and the impact you can make in the life of a shelter animal.



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PAWS to Read
(Sat. February 10th, 2018 from 11:00am to 12:00pm)

PAWS to Read is a program offered by the Peoria Humane Society where children are partnered with therapy dogs to read for 15 minute sessions, encouraging a love of reading books while fostering a love for canine companions. Children can bring their favorite book or choose one from the Peoria Humane Society's selection of animal friendly books!



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PAWS to Read
(Sat. January 27th, 2018 from 1:00pm to 2:00pm)

PAWS to Read is a program offered by the Peoria Humane Society where children are partnered with therapy dogs to read for 15 minute sessions, encouraging a love of reading books while fostering a love for canine companions. Children can bring their favorite book or choose one from the Peoria Humane Society's selection of animal friendly books!



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