Doggie Easter Egg Hunt April 23


Share
Posted Online: March 23, 2011, 11:06 am
Comment on this story | Print this story | Email this story
Submitted press release.

Humane Society of Scott County's Doggie Easter Egg Hunt will be 1 p.m. Saturday, April 23, at Lindsay Park in the Village of East Davenport.

On-site registration will begin at 12:30 pm and the hunt will begin promptly at 1 p.m. Easter Egg Hunt treats, will be provided by Tailz 'Er Waggin'. There will be bobbing for hot dogs and a dog Easter Bonnet Contest

Entry fee for the hunt is $10 or $15 VIP (Very Important Pooch), which includes a Humane Society t-shirt. The Easter Bonnet contest fee is $1. Each participant will receive a gift bag, provided by Nestle Purina.

Pre-register and pay by credit card online at www.hssc.us, at 2802 West Central Park, or the day of the event. Dogs will be divided into small and large sizes and must be on a leash at all times.

All proceeds benefit the Humane Society of Scott County. For more information, visit www.hssc.us or call 309-749-7650. The event is sponsored by Tailz 'Er Waggin'.






















 



Local events heading








  Today is Monday, Oct. 20, the 293rd day of 2014. There are 72 days left in the year.

1864 -- 150 years ago: The store of Devoe and Crampton was entered and robbed of about $500 worth of gold pens and pocket cutlery last night.
1889 -- 125 years ago: Michael Malloy was named president of the Tri-City Stone Cutters Union.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Dewitte C. Poole, former Moline newspaperman serving as vice consul general for the United States government in Paris, declared in a letter to friends that the once gay Paris is a city of sadness and desolation.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Plans for the construction of an $80,000 wholesale bakery at 2011 4th Ave. were announced by Harry and Nick Coin, of Rock Island. It is to be known as the Banquet Bakery.
1964 -- 50 years ago: An application has been filed for a state permit to organize a savings and loan association in Moline, it was announced. The applicants are Ben Butterworth, A.B. Lundahl, C. Richard Evans, John Harris, George Crampton and William Getz, all of Moline, Charles Roberts, Rock Island, and Charles Johnson, of Hampton.
1989 -- 25 years ago: Indian summer is quickly disappearing as temperatures slide into the 40s and 50s this week. Last week, highs were in the 80s.


(More History)