Monday, April 23, 2012

NewfStock 2012 Update

The big event is just a few months away and volunteers are hard at work preparing for NewfStock!  A complete detailed itinerary will be posted in a few weeks time, and registration packages will be going out in the next couple of weeks.  This is going to be even bigger and better than before - we can't wait!

Some basic info about the event:

Friday, September 14, 2012
  • Swim date in the afternoon at a public beach
  • Pizza party in the park while we set up the tents for Saturday's event
Saturday, September 15, 2012 - NewfStock at Millennium Park in Bancroft, ON - everyone is welcome, and all breeds of dogs are welcome
  •  Our huge parade
  • Live Music
  • Tons of Newf Themed merchandise for sale
  • Penny Raffle
  • Silent auction
  • The big draw for our huge raffle items
  • Carting Aptitude Testing
  • Carting Demos
  • Grooming demos
  • Meet the Newfs - many of the Newfs who went through our program will be in attendance!  Meet them in person and see how great they are doing now!
  • Tons of games and an obstacle course
  • Photo shoot
  • Food, and lots of it!
  • Healthy pet weight loss seminar
  • Skin health seminar
  • Ask the vet Q&A period
  • Prizes, prizes, prizes
  • Meet the folks from Central Ontario Newfoundland Dog Club and the Newfoundland Dog Club of Canada
  • Meet the folks from HART All Breed rescue
  • Newfs galore!!!!!
  • And so much more!!!!!

Sunday, September 16, 2012
  • Group hike

Want to help out?
  • We are looking for donations of items for our penny raffle and silent auction
  • Booth space is available (for a small donation) for vendors interested in selling goods at the event