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Festival of Lights Craft Show

By Tracy Sala on Oct. 08, 2015, at 1 p.m.
Saturday, Nov. 28, 2015 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Location: Rockland Elk’s Lodge, 210 Rankin St, Rockland, ME For more information: 207-691-4930; humanesocietyofknoxcounty.org/ As the days get shorter and cooler we know that fall is here and inevitably winter will follow. Though that means cold and snow, it also means …
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An Evening with Author David Rosenfelt

By Tracy Sala on July 08, 2015, at 12:16 p.m.
Wednesday, Aug. 19, 2015 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Location: The Strand Theatre, 345 Main St, Rockland, ME For more information: 207-691-4930; rocklandstrand.com/event/evening-david-rosenfelt David Rosenfelt, author of Dogtripping and the Andy Carpenter mystery series, will be back at the Strand Theatre in Rockland on Wednesday August 19th to talk about …
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2015 Whisker Walk & Family Fun Day

By Tracy Sala on July 08, 2015, at 11:57 a.m.
Saturday, Sept. 12, 2015 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Location: Harbor Park , Pub Landing Rd N, Rockland, ME For more information: 207-691-4930; humanesocietyofknoxcounty.org/whisker-walk/ Join dog lovers from all over Mid Coast Maine as they walk and/or run to support the Pope Memorial Humane Society of Knox County. This family …
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An Evening with Author David Rosenfelt

By Tracy Sala on April 20, 2015, at 11:17 a.m.
Wednesday, Aug. 19, 2015 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Location: The Strand Theater, 345 Main St, Rockland, ME For more information: 207-691-4930; rocklandstrand.com/event/evening-david-rosenfelt David Rosenfelt, author of Dogtripping and the Andy Carpenter mystery series, will be back at the Strand Theater in Rockland on Wednesday August 19th to talk about …
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In order to participate, Applebees requires that you hand them a physical copy of this coupon (presenting it on your phone will not cut it).  You can print out a copy, or pick one up at the Shelter.

Dining to Donate

By Tracy Sala on Feb. 09, 2015, at 11:43 a.m.
Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015 4:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. Location: Applebee’s, 194 New County Road, Thomaston, Maine For more information: 207-691-4930; humanesocietyofknoxcounty.org/dining-to-donate-feb-24th/ February is national Spay/Neuter Awareness Month. Each year, thousands of unwanted dogs and cats are brought to local animal shelters. These crowded shelters are left with the task …
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Ben and his team

Sled Dogs Helping Out Shelter Dogs

By Tracy Sala on Jan. 30, 2015, at 12:33 p.m.
The Pope Memorial Humane Society is in the middle of a 50 Cat Challenge, with adoption fees slashed in half until 50 felines have found their new homes. But, the dogs here at the shelter deserve some attention as well. Ben and Aimee Hoops of Blockhouse Pursuits in Lincolnville have …
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50 Cat Challenge

By Tracy Sala on Jan. 13, 2015, at 2:35 p.m.
ROCKLAND, Maine — It’s a New Year, and time for the cats in the Pope Memorial Humane Society of Knox County’s care to find their new homes. Starting January 24th PMHSKC will be partaking in a 50 Cat Challenge: adoption fees for adult cats will be only $25 until 50 …
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Humane Society Receives Sewall Foundation Grant

By Tracy Sala on Dec. 04, 2014, at 5:18 p.m.
(THOMASTON, ME): The Pope Memorial Humane Society of Knox County (PMHSKC) is pleased to announce that they have received a major grant from the Elmina B. Sewall Foundation. The $100,000 award will support PMHSKC’s 2.2 million dollar Capital Campaign. The overall vision of the organization includes the construction of a …
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Craft Show Dogs

By Tracy Sala on Nov. 17, 2014, at 1:01 p.m.
Saturday, Nov. 29, 2014 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Location: Rockland Elks Lodge, 210 Rankin St., Rockland You have heard of show dogs, but have you heard of Craft Show Dogs?! The Pope Memorial Humane Society of Knox County will be putting on the 35th annual Festival of Lights Craft …
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Rabies Clinic

By Tracy Sala on Nov. 14, 2014, at 2:37 p.m.
PMHSKC is sponsoring a Rabies Clinic on Saturday Nov 15th from 11:30 am to 1:00 pm at the Warren Fire Department on Western Rd in Warren. Dr Craig Underhill from the Warren Animal Hospital will be in attendance. The cost is $10 cash only. Cats should be in a proper …
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Rabies Clinic

By Tracy Sala on Nov. 11, 2014, at 3:27 p.m.
PMHSKC is sponsoring a Rabies Clinic on Saturday Nov 15th from 11:30 am to 1:00 pm at the Warren Fire Department on Western Rd in Warren. Dr Craig Underhill from the Warren Animal Hospital will be in attendance. The cost is $10 cash only. Cats should be in a proper …
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Crafters Wanted

By Tracy Sala on Oct. 17, 2014, at 11:26 a.m.
There are still a few more tables available at the Festival of Lights Craft Show sponsored by the Pope Memorial Humane Society of Knox County. The show will be held Saturday November 29th at the Rockland Elks Club from 9 am to 3 pm. Your work will be viewed by …
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Festival of Lights Craft Show

By Tracy Sala on Oct. 15, 2014, at 2:32 p.m.
Saturday, Nov. 29, 2014 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Location: Rockland Elks Lodge, 210 Rankin St, Rockland, ME For more information: 207-691-4930; humanesocietyofknoxcounty.org/ The Pope Memorial Humane Society and crafters from all over Maine want to kick off the holiday season with you this year at the 35th annual Festival …
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Join us for the Festival of Lights Craft Show November 29th

Crafters Wanted

By Tracy Sala on Oct. 10, 2014, at 8:50 a.m.
The Pope Memorial Humane Society of Knox County is looking for Crafters and Artists to participate in the 35th annual Festival of Lights Craft show which will be help Saturday November 29th at the Rockland Elk’s Club from 9 am to 3 pm. It is a wonderful opportunity to showcase …
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Register today for the 2014 Whisker Walk!

Tails will be Wagging at the 17th Annual Whisker Walk Family Fun Day and 5K

By Tracy Sala on Aug. 14, 2014, at 12:06 p.m.
Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Location: Harbor Park, Pub Landing Rd N, Rockland, Maine For more information: 207-594-2200; humanesocietyofknoxcounty.org/whisker-walk-family-fun-day-and-5k/ Supporting the Pope Memorial Humane Society is as easy as walking your dog! On Saturday September 13th 2014 folks and their pets from all over join us …
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Last Chance to Submit Your Photos for Our 2015 Pet Calendar!

By Tracy Sala on July 22, 2014, at 8:39 p.m.
Wednesday, July 23, 2014 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.Thursday, July 24, 2014 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.Friday, July 25, 2014 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.Saturday, July 26, 2014 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.Sunday, July 27, 2014 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.Monday, July 28, 2014 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.Tuesday, July …
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Eat for Pete’s Sake June 12th

By Tracy Sala on May 31, 2014, at 9:42 a.m.
Thursday, June 12, 2014 11:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. Location: Restaurants throughout the Midcoast (see article for list), 17 Buttermilk Lane, Thomaston, Maine For more information: humanesocietyofknoxcounty.org/ Thursday June 12th: Eat for Pete’s Sake and for all the other animals at the Shelter so they know where their next meal …
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Pope Memorial Humane Society’s 4th Annual Cinco de Meow Adoption Special

By Tracy Sala on May 03, 2014, at 9:36 p.m.
Monday, May 5, 2014 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.Tuesday, May 6, 2014 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.Wednesday, May 7, 2014 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.Thursday, May 8, 2014 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.Friday, May 9, 2014 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.Saturday, May 10, 2014 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Location: …
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Pope Memorial Humane Society Welcomes Spring with Their Forget-me-not Adoption Special

By Tracy Sala on April 04, 2014, at 10:12 a.m.
Friday, April 4, 2014 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.Saturday, April 5, 2014 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.Monday, April 7, 2014 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.Tuesday, April 8, 2014 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.Wednesday, April 9, 2014 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.Thursday, April 10, 2014 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.Friday, April …
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Lobsterman’s Restaurant Invites You to Help Animal Shelter Residents While You Dine

By Tracy Sala on March 30, 2014, at 3:36 p.m.
Sunday, March 30, 2014 11:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. Location: Lobsterman’s Restaurant, 421 Main St., Rockland, ME For more information: 207-809-1974; lobstermansrestaurant.webs.com/ Join us at Lobsterman’s Restaurant the week of March 29 through April 5 to raise money for the Pope Memorial Humane Society of Knox County in Thomaston, Maine. …