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Join us on Wednesday, July 27th from 6 – 9 pm at Jackalope Jack’s $10 Donation gets you some yummy appetizers, a raffle ticket, entry for some fun trivia games and drink specials! We will also have a donation bin for new/used collars and leashes! So, come relax after work with some friends, your pooch and an ice cold pint while supporting Dog Days of Charlotte! Hope to see ya there! 1936 East 7th Street Charlotte, NC 28204 http://www.jackalopejacks.com/
Hosted by CrossFit Eternal benefitting Dog Days of Charlotte and HOUNDS4HEROES! CrossFit Eternal is a community with a purpose. Our purpose is to better each other and the world around us through the vehicle of fitness. Just as iron sharpens iron, we sharpen one another. CrossFit Eternal is proud to host “Murph for Mutts!”, a competition with all proceeds to benefit these local charities. The workout, “Murph” is in memory of Navy Lieutenant Michael Murphy, 29, of Patchogue, N.Y., who was killed in Afghanistan June 28th, 2005. Event/Competition Details: Teams of 2 Weighted = 5lb bag of dog food, whomever is working must have the bag 1 mile run as a team (each teammember runs 800M, trade off as you need with the bag of dog food) Only 1 athlete can be working at a time for these exercises: 100 pullups, as a team 200 pushups, as a team 300 squats, as a team 1 mile final run as a team (each teammember runs 800M, trade off carrying as you need, the bag of dog food) ALL OF THE ABOVE FOR TIME! Everything is scalable! Can’t do pullups? No prob! Band assisted or ring rows! Can’t do push-ups…no prob – knee push-ups! And there are prizes for modified workouts as well! Everyone can play! “The CrossFit program is designed for universal scalability making it the perfect application for any committed individual regardless of experience. Weâ€™ve used our same routines for elderly individuals with heart disease and cage fighters one month out from televised bouts. We scale load and intensity; we donâ€™t change programs.” Schedule: 830am – Athlete check-in, you will be required to sign a waiver 9:00am – Opening Ceremonies There’ll be prizes, giveaways, food, competition, dogs and fun!!!! What more could you ask for?! Fox News Rising clip: http://www.foxcharlotte.com/rising/whats-on-rising/Fit-Right-Now-Crossfit-For-A-Good-Cause-123739599.html
Come out for some laughs and help support Dog Days of Charlotte! HALF PRICE TICKETS!!! 2 tickets for $10 in advance ($15 for 1 night of the show). And we’ll be there to showcase our group, dogs, and, of course, accept donations! Purchase @ www.actorscrib.com — In the comments section note you are w/ Dog Days of Charlotte & you’ll be granted 2 for 1 admission @ the door. 7:00 pm – Burgher and his Fries (student show) 8:00 pm – Pink Turtle Improv 9:00 pm – The Chuckleheads http://www.thechuckleheads.com/ Who are the Chuckleheads? Part of the Actor’s Crib, The Chuckleheads are an improv comedy troupe that get their jollies by playing games, bustin’ rhymes and getting laughs. In the vein of Whose Line Is It Anyway, these folks know how to throw a party!! Moorehead Street Tavern 300 East Morehead Street Charlotte, NC
Last month’s Pints for Pups Happy Hour was a great success! We appreciate all the help and support from all of you!! Unfortunately, dog rescue ain’t cheap and we’ve used up almost all of the funds raised to help get sick pups back to health! We love to have a great time, so let’s get together again in the name of the Pups! This time…we’re adding BINGO and Dog Trivia! A donation of just $10 gets you a raffle ticket, 2 Bingo cards, appetizer buffet, and drink specials! Additional Bingo cards can be purchased for more chances to win! AWESOME prizes for Raffle, Bingo and Trivia Winners! Hope you can make it! When: Thursday Feb 24, 2011 6:00 – 9:00 pm Where: Jackalope Jack’s 1936 East 7th Street, Charlotte, NC 28204 http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=198683220158913
“Pints for Pups” – Happy Hour @ Jackalope Jack’s” – Thursday 1/27 -$10 donation will get you a raffle ticket, free appetizers, free ski ball, and drink specials from 6-8 pm. Bring a bag of dog food or dog supplies and get all that and 2 raffle tickets! Dog Days of Charlotte is run by donations alone. We save as many dogs from high-kill shelters as we can and foster them until they are adopted or sent to no kill rescues. Some of the dogs we save get sick and we all know vet bills aren’t cheap! Please help us raise money to help pay for medical bills and medicine to save these sweet dogs that deserve to have a happy, healthy life! **New/Used supplies needed: Dog food, leashes, collars, toys, medicine (flea/tick, Heartworm,etc), old sheets, blankets, towels, and crates!!! Facebook Event: http://www.facebook.com/?sk=messages&tid=1266315954170#!/event.php?eid=156561364395756
Dogtoberfest Corn Hole Tournament Saturday, October 9th, 2010 Raised over $2000
Bowling Extravaganza – September 22, 2010 Proceeds went to Beards Because, Dog Days, Habitat for Humanity and the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation!
September 9, 2010 -Charlotte Beer Club @ Common Market Meet & Greet!