Directions/Map to Lakewood Forest Preserve

It’s that time! The Annual Chicago-area Shiba Inu Picnic will be here soon! Come and meet Shiba families, Shiba supporters, and "wannabe" Shiba adopters! There will be food, fun, rescue dogs, contests, laughs, demos, and door prizes to support our local rescue group, Midwest Shiba Inu Rescue.

Where: Lakewood Forest Preserve Shelter E - located off Route 176 (Liberty St) in Wauconda, IL.
When: Saturday, June 9, 2012 (RAIN OR SHINE!)
Time: 10am-3pm
Cost: $12.00 per Adult and $8.00 per Child under 12 (no charge for kids under 3). Lunch is included and admission will also help cover the rental fee for the Forest Preserve grove. Each adult admission receives a free raffle ticket!
Food: Sausage sandwiches, chicken, Mostaccioli, salads and soda/water is included with your admission.
Special Presentation: Deana Noonan, Professional Dog Trainer, Paws for Companions, Inc.
Deana is a graduate of the National School for K-9 Trainers in Ohio, receiving certification for the master trainer program. She is a member of the Association of Pet Dog Trainers. She has over 25 yrs of experience including: puppy and obedience training, behavior modification and problem solving, AKC obedience, and temperament testing.
Contact: pattilee123@yahoo.com -- If you have any questions

IF YOU WOULD STILL LIKE TO ATTEND, EMAIL volunteer@shibarescue.org

One goodie bag for each attending dog!

Raffle items include: A Basket from Trader Joe’s, Gift certificates from Lowe’s and other businesses, Pet Carrier, Pet Mat, specialty baskets, Shiba items and much, much more...

There is an off-leash dog park available for use at the forest preserve with a daily pass. Self-pay stations are located in the parking lot of each exercise area. A Daily Permit allows one day's access. Just fill out a form, drop a copy with your payment in the locked box and attach the completed permit to your vehicle's sun visor. Exact cash or check required. For more info, please see the park website.

Please feel free to bring a dessert to share. Everyone who attends will be able to share in dessert.

We also need people to help! Volunteer information will be available when you make your picnic reservation. 

Hope to see you there!