This is the Week You Can Start Adopting Pets at Freehold Raceway Mall
The Monmouth County SPCA's Homeward Bound Adoption Center officially opens at the Freehold Raceway Mall on April 26th with four days of events for the whole family!
On Thursday (April 26th) The Grand Opening Ribbon-Cutting ceremony will take place at 10 am. Our own Matt Ryan will also be there for the celebration from 11 am - 1pm.
On Friday (April 27th) It's MCSPCA Humane Education Read to the Dogs from 10:30 - 11:30 am. This program will feature a pet therapy dog as stories are read aloud. Great for the Pre-K set or as a Mommy and Me treat.
Friday from 3 - 5 pm it's Animal Cops of the MCSPCA. Learn the basics of the MCSPCA Humane Law Division.
Friday from 6 - 8 pm it's a Book Signing with author Josh Dean Show Dog - The Charmed Life and Trying Times of a Near-Perfect Purebred is a funny and fascinating work of narrative non-fiction.
On Saturday (April 28th) from 1:30 - 3:30 pm there will be Face Painting by Chubby Penguin Parties. These advocates for animal adoption will be painting animal faces and creating balloon twists.
Saturday 4:30 - 5:30 pm it's Author and Pet Photographer Kim Levin: What to know before you book Fluffy's glamour shots. This will be a Q&A with some of her work on display and some books.
Sunday (April 29) 2 - 4pm it's MCSPCA Humane Education - This program will be a basic overview of the program...perfect for elementary school age children. Paws for Life will be discussed.
All adopters will receive a special MCSPCA Swag Bag, while supplies last. The adoption center is located on the lower level next to Sears.
Go to www.monmouthcountyspca.org for more information.
Keep listening on Thursdays at 8:20 am to 94.3 The Point to meet our Point Pet of the Week....and meet last week's star dog at the Freehold Mall THIS Thursday for the Grand Opening!