2016 At A Glance

FEBRUARY 15-19
Random Acts of Kindness Week

FEBRUARY 23
Spay Day USA

MARCH 25
Woodford Humane turns 41!

APRIL
Prevention of Animal Cruelty Month

APRIL 11
National Pet Day

MAY 15-21
Be Kind to Animals Week

MAY 28
7th Annual Woodford Wag 

JUNE
National Adopt-A-Cat Month

JUNE 4
Hug Your Cat Day

JUNE 24
Take your Dog to Work Day

JULY 22-23
Freedom Fest at Ashford Stud

AUGUST 20
International Homeless Animals Day

AUGUST 26
National Dog Day

SEPTEMBER 
Sniff 'N Mingle at Lexington Green

OCTOBER
Adopt-A-Dog Month

OCTOBER 16
Iron Horse Half Marathon in Midway

OCTOBER 23
Canine Olympics at Woodford County Park

OCTOBER 29 
National Cat Day

NOVEMBER
Adopt-A-Senior-Pet Month

DECEMBER
Holiday Adoption Drive

DECEMBER 2
National Mutt Day

DECEMBER 31
Last Day to Donate to the SAVE Matching Fund

May
Sunday, May 1 - Photo Submission Deadline for 2017 Calendar! Don't miss the chance to make your pet a star. Submit photos online here. **Deadline Extended to June 1**

Saturday, May 7 - Offsite Adoption Event at IncrediPet. 11:00 am - 3:00 pm. Shop for everything your incredible pet needs, and find a new best friend! 306 Southland Drive, Lexington.

Tuesday, May 17 - Volunteer Orientation. 6:30 - 8:00 pm at the Adoption Center. Learn about all the ways you can help the animals and meet our pets and staff. Email Casey to sign up.

Thursday, May 19 - Shop for a Cause at Talbot's. 4:00 - 8:00 pm. Join us at Talbot's in Fayette Mall for an evening of shopping and refreshments! 10% of all purchases made during the event will be donated to Woodford Humane. RSVP to Rena Elswick, Board of Directors. 3615 Nicholasville Road, Lexington.

Friday, May 27 - Packet Pick-Up for Woodford Wag. 3:00 - 6:00 pm at the Adoption Center. If you pre-register for the Wag, come get your goodies before the event! Wag Bags, t-shirts, and bibs (for the 5K crowd) can all be collected Friday to save you a little time Saturday morning.

Saturday, May 28 - 7th Annual Woodford Wag at the Falling Springs Park. 7:30 am. It's race day! Registration opens at 7:30 am. 5K runners depart at 8:30 am, 2K dog walkers at 8:45. 5K professionally timed. Medals and prize drawings follow the race. Pre-registration opens March 1.

Monday, May 30 - Memorial Day. Adoption Center closed.


June
Wednesday, June 1 - Freedom Fest tickets on sale!
Join us as Freedom Fest returns to Ashford Stud on July 22-23. Great food, drinks, auctions, music, dancing...it's not just our biggest event of the year, it's a great time for all. Read more and save yourself a seat at the Bone Appétit Luncheon, the Freedom Fest Event, or both! Hosted by Ashford Stud and presented by Quantrell Subaru.

Wednesday, June 1 - EXTENDED DEADLINE for 2017 Calendar Photo Submissions. You asked for it, we answered - a little more time to send in those pet photos! June 1 is a hard deadline, so don't delay: Submit your photos today.

Saturday, June 11 - Wine and Woof at Wildside Winery. 1:00 - 6:00 pm. Dogs, wine, beer, and food...does it get any better? Bring your four-legged friend (or just yourself) out to Wildside Winery and help yourself to some treats. 10% of all profits will be donated to Woodford Humane. Learn more.

Saturday, June 18 - Lexington's Hottest Hounds in Beaumont Centre. Brought to you by KISS 96.9! Bring your pup, enjoy vendors and contests, and even find a new best friend. Learn more.

Tuesday, June 21 - Volunteer Orientation. 6:30 - 8:00 pm at the Adoption Center. Learn about all the ways you can help the animals, and meet our pets and staff. Email Nicole to sign up. Please Note: We will not have a Volunteer Orientation in July. The next Orientation will take place in August.

Saturday, June 25 - Gimme Shelter Saturday at Truck and Auto Extras. 9:00 am - 12:00 pm. We're teaming up with KISS 96.9 to find forever homes! Enjoy refreshments and find a new best friend. 1098 East New Circle Road, Lexington.


July
Friday, July 1 - Freedom Fest Silent Auction Opens!
Bid online from anywhere, even if you can't attend the event. The auction closes at Freedom Fest on July 23. Registration info coming soon.

Saturday, July 4 - Independence Day. Adoption Center closed.

Friday, July 22 - Bone Appetit Luncheon. 11:30 am - 2:00 pm at Ashford Stud. Enjoy the flavors of the Bluegrass! Sample the fares of more than a dozen of your favorite local restaurants, chefs, and caterers. Tickets on sale June 1. Hosted by Ashford Stud and presented by Quantrell Subaru. Learn more.

Saturday, July 23 - Freedom Fest Event. 5:30 - 11:00 pm at Ashford Stud. Buffet-style dinner catered by Sweet Lilu's, local bourbon, wine, and beer, designer lounges, live music, live and silent auctions, farm tours...this is one you don't want to miss. Tickets on sale June 1. Hosted by Ashford Stud and presented by Quantrell Subaru. Learn more.


August
August is Kroger Community Rewards Renewal Month! Your Kroger Plus Card can save lives.
>>Already signed up? Renew by August 31 to keep your support from lapsing.
>>New to this? Sign up today and make Woodford Humane your organization of choice! Register your Plus Card online, or by calling 800-KROGERS. Our organization number is 10442. Thank you!

Saturday, August 6 - Offsite Adoption Event at IncrediPet. 11:00 am - 3:00 pm. Shop for everything your incredible pet needs, and find a new best friend! 306 Southland Drive, Lexington.

Tuesday, August 16 - Volunteer Orientation. 6:30 - 8:00 pm at the Adoption Center. Learn about all the ways you can help the animals, and meet our pets and staff. Email Nicole to sign up.

Saturday, August 20 - Gimme Shelter Saturday at Truck and Auto Extras. 9:00 am - 12:00 pm. We're teaming up with KISS 96.9 to find forever homes! Enjoy refreshments and find a new best friend. 1098 East New Circle Road, Lexington.
 

Get caught by the Puparazzi! 
The Puparazzi are waiting to snap a photo of you and your pup at a Woodford Humane event. You may just find your picture in the next "Limited Editions" calendar! See pictures from past events 

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