Art for Animals – Saturday, February 8, 4 – 7 p.m., Community Center
Tickets are now available for this year’s Art for Animals! They can be purchased online HERE or at the Visitor Center, 103 W. Seventh Street; Georgetown Animal Shelter, 110 W.L. Walden Drive; or Framers Gallery, 610 S. Main Street. Tickets are $10 per person or $12 at the door.
Don’t forget to bring some cash for the event also. Wine will be available for $5 per glass from Georgetown Winery. A caricature artist will sketch you for $5. And of course, you’ll want to purchase tickets for the marvelous baskets in the silent auction – $10 for a sheet of 25 tickets.
Donations of artwork are still being accepted for the 2014 Art for Animals auction to benefit the City of Georgetown Animal Shelter. Held on the Saturday before Valentine’s Day on February 8, the fundraiser is sponsored by the Friends of the Georgetown Animal Shelter.
This year the annual Art for Animals auction benefit will be in February and again feature a Valentine’s Day theme. At Art for Animals 2014: Wine, Chocolate, and Amore, guests will enjoy art, wine or coffee, and chocolate desserts—the perfect combination for animal lovers!
Donations of framed artwork and hand-crafted items, such as pottery, sculptures, jewelry, and glass work, will be accepted through January 24. Other donations being accepted for the auction include gift baskets, travel packages, and other unique items. Paintings made by the animals at the shelter also will be auctioned.
To make a donation for the auction, contact Jackie Carey, manager at the Georgetown Animal Shelter, at (512) 930-3527, or by email at Jackie.Carey@georgetown.org.
Art for Animals will be held on February 8 from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Community Center at 445 E. Morrow Street in San Gabriel Park. Admission includes a variety of chocolate desserts and gourmet coffee. Wine tickets will be available for sale at the door.
Each attendee has a chance to win a $250 gift card (must be present to win).
The City of Georgetown Animal Shelter is located at 110 W.L. Walden Drive next to the McMaster Athletic Complex. The shelter website is pets.georgetown.org.