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Valentine’s Purrfect Dinner and Auction set for Feb. 11

By Staff | Jan 16, 2017

Come support the Animal Welfare Society of Jefferson County by enjoying a delicious dinner, silent and live auctions and raffles to benefit the Society’s renovations of the existing dog kennels. Last year’s event began the renovations of the dog kennels. Now it is time to complete them with new gates, new flooring and more to create a comfortable and safe area for the dogs waiting to be adopted.

The 8th annual Valentine Dinner and Auction is being held at Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Races on Saturday, Feb. 11 from 5:30-10 p.m. in their Skyline Ballroom.

Tickets are $50 per person and are available by calling Dannie at 304-728-7181 or Dottie at 703-509-0986. Reserve tickets today as they sell out quickly. Enjoy a purrfect evening and help the plight of homeless pets in the county at the AWS no-kill shelter. The Animal Welfare Society began helping homeless animals in 1952 and has operated a shelter on Old Leetown Pike since 1985. For more information on this event, the society or to view pets needing homes- visit the AWS web site, www.awsjc.org.