|Sent on:||Wednesday, April 10, 2013 4:36 PM|
The President of the Clarence Lions Club and co-chair of the fourth of July celebration in town called “Clarence Day in the Park," has invited our club for something very special!
THE BACKGROUND: On Saturday, June 29th, the town holds a family oriented event featuring bounce houses for the kids, plenty of entertainment, various activities, food stands hosted by area non-profits, and it culminates with a huge fireworks show at 9:45PM!!
BARK IN THE PARK: This year organizers would like to add another dimension. The Town Board will host “Bark in the Park” the same day from 11AM-2PM.
This is the only day of the year residents are allowed to bring pets into town parks!!
They will have several contests, (look alike, loudest bark, best trained, etc.) and will be a great day for all who attend!
RACE YOUR WIENER!!!
We have also been invited to participate in wiener dog races at the event!! So get to your training!! IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO REGISTER TO RUN YOUR DOXIE IN THE WIENER DOG RACES, IT IS ADVISED THAT YOU PRE-REGISTER TO BE INCLUDED. PLEASE NOTE TWO PEOPLE ARE NEEDED (ONE ON EACH END) FOR EACH DOG RUNNING.
The registration fee for each dog signed up is $5.
All proceeds will go to a charity organization to be determined.
To register your dog for the race, please follow these instructions:
1) email [address removed] with your name, email and phone number, name and sex of your dog participating in the race.
2) Send your $5 payment in via PayPal to [address removed] or by check (made out to Emily Perryman) to 866 Parkside Avenue Buffalo, NY 14216.
Those who pre-register and pay for this race event in advance will be added to the schedule and included in early race heats.
Those who sign up to race and pay their registration fee the day of the event, will be added to the race day schedule later.
If you have any questions, please feel free to email Emily directly.
Once you email her to register, she will folow up with a confirmation that your payment has been received and you are signed up!
WE ARE ALSO IN DESPERATE NEED FOR VOLUNTEERS TO HELP WITH THIS EVENT. LOOKING FOR AT LEAST 10 PEOPLE TO HELP WITH REGISTRATION TABLE, DIRECTING PEOPLE WHERE TO GO, OFFICIATING RACES AND GENERAL HELP. PLEASE CONTACT EMILY IF YOU CAN ASSIST!
Looking forward to a great day!