The Allen County SPCA presents Cat Walk Into the Wild Sept. 9 at the Grand Wayne Center, 120 W. Jefferson Blvd. This one-of-a-kind event features area salons who take their talents and transform models into high-energy performance art all for a great cause.
Stylists can get involved or form a team to participate by visiting www.allencountyspcacatwalk.org. The winner of this year's event will receive a $15,000 advertising package from the stations of Indiana News Center.
Want to buy tickets to this event? Visit any of the participating salons listed below, the shelter or by visiting www.allencountyspcacatwalk.org.
The Loft Hair Skin Nails
2894-A E. Dupont Road
A Day Away Salon & Spa
Full Service Salon & Wellness Spa
487 E. Dupont Road
Cutter's Gallery Hair Salon
7605 Coldwater Road
Forum Salon and Day Spa
1517 W. Dupont Road
Southwest Hair & Day Spa
6610 W. Jefferson Blvd
Fort Wayne, IN 46804
Masters of Cosmetology College Inc.
1732 Bluffton Road
Allen County SPCA
4914 Hanna St.
744-0454, Ext 203
The Allen County SPCA has welcomed J. Mark Hannon to the staff as the Volunteer Development Manager. He has announced the following for the next opportunities to be trained in the different areas of need for the shelter.
Orientations for the month of August listed below. Note that all orientations begin promptly at 5:30 p.m. on the following Mondays and will last approximately 90 minutes.
Aug. 13 – Any individuals interested in administrative or outreach work
Aug. 20 – Any individuals interested in socializing with the feline population or aiding in the satellite feline adoption centers
Aug. 27 – Any individuals interested in socializing with the canine population or aiding in outreach work
Community organizers have stepped up for the plight of homeless animals with these great events.
Todd Alber Memorial Golf Outing: Aug. 18, Noble Hawk Golf Links. 11 a.m. registration, 11:30 a.m. buffet lunch, 1:30 p.m. shotgun start. Proceeds benefit Allen County SPCA and Francine's Mobile Mammography. For more information or to register call Scott at 312-2304.
Low Cost Microchip Event: 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Aug. 18, Allen County SPCA, 4914 S. Hanna St. $15 each. Proceeds benefit the shelter. Bring proof of spay or neuter.
Wingfest to benefit the Allen County SPCA: 3-9 p.m. Aug. 19, Piere's, 5629 St. Joe Road. All ages welcome.
Cat Walk – In the Wild: Sept. 9, Grand Wayne Center, 120 W. Jefferson Blvd. VIP doors open at 5:30 p.m., VIP dinner at 6 p.m., general admission doors open at 6 p.m., performance at 7 p.m. Tickets at www.allencountyspcacatwalk.org, at participating salons or by calling the Allen County SPCA at 744-0454.
BBQ Cookoff to benefit the Allen County SPCA: Noon-10 p.m. Sept. 29, Fraternal Order of the Eagles No. 248, 4940 Bluffton Road. Live music: Will Certain at noon, Jon Durnell at 2 p.m., Honey Badger at 4 p.m., Sunny Taylor at 6 p.m. and Joel Young Band
at 8 p.m. Cornhole Tournament at 2 p.m. Judging for food entries at 11 a.m., 2 p.m., 5 p.m. and 8 p.m. For more information or to volunteer call Scott at 418-6106. Proceeds benefit our shelter.