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Pet Adoption Fair - Saturday, Feb 29 at the Main Library

Take the Leap: Adopt a Pet!

Post Date:01/09/2020 2:18 PM

 

Take the Leap: Adopt a Pet!

Saturday, February 29
10am-4pm
Main Library

Find the purrfect addition to your family!  Local community organizations will be set up outside the library with adoptable animals. If you have been considering bringing home a new animal to love, it's the perfect day to take the leap! 

Plus: we'll have have pet-themed activities all day long! Even if you're not looking to add a pet to your home right now, there will be plenty of activities to enjoy.

 

Adoption Fair (outside the library)

Organizations Scheduled to Attend:

10am-1pm:
Any Rat Rescue
HALO Animal Rescue
Pinal County Animal Care and Control
RESCUE

1pm-4pm:
Any Rat Rescue
Maricopa County Animal Care and Control-East

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Pet-Themed Activities (inside the library):

9am–10:30am 
Paws2Read
Pets like books too! Drop in and read to registered therapy animals and their handlers.

10:30am–11:00am
Cats vs. Dogs Storytime
Bring the whole family for pet-themed stories, songs, and literacy-boosting activities. Birth-5.

11:00am – 12:00pm
Sewing Swag: Pet Bandanas
Make a bandana for a pet at home or for one of the animals available for adoption outside the library! We'll use the sewing machines in THINKspot. Supplies provided.

11:15am – 12:00pm
DIY Dog and Cat Toys
Create t-shirt tug toys for pups or jingly pom-poms for kitties! Take them home to your own furry friends or leave them with us to be donated to the Maricopa County Animal Care and Control Shelter. Supplies
provided.

2:00pm – 4:00pm
Now Showing: Homeward Bound
Come to THINKspot and make your own animal ear headband craft while you watch as three pets escape from a California ranch and embark on a dangerous quest to find their owners. Walt Disney Pictures. Rated G.