We're looking forward to our Kitty Angels Fundraiser and we want YOU to join us!
you a vendor with the weekend of May 6 & 7 open? We may just have the solution for you to make some sales and have
some fun while helping an organization that is trying to help the world! Give us a call to get more info! MEOWS!
2017 KITTY ANGELS
“THE POWER OF ANGELS!”
Amherst, NH – Saturday
and Sunday, May 6 and 7 marks the 23rd “Power of Angels, Kitty
Angels Fundraiser” at Treasures Antiques, Collectables & MORE. This event will
run both days from 9AM to 5PM rain or shine.
Inc., a no-kill cat shelter,
has been the recipient of these awesome events at Treasures by not only gaining
much needed funds, but getting quite a number of the countless felines in their
care adopted. Kitty Angels, Inc., itself, is made up of all unpaid volunteers
and is dedicated to rescuing stray and abandoned cats and kittens, furnishing
them with treatment for injuries or other health issues before placing them
into their new forever homes with compatible owners. They are a non-profit,
charitable corporation where all donations are fully tax-deductible and every
penny of every donation is used in the caring of cats. (View their website at: www.kittyangels.org).
event will feature over 100
vendors in an entertaining, crafts, flea market, yard sale and county-fair type
atmosphere complete with live entertainment. Members of the Amherst Animal
Hospital will be on hand to answer any questions you may have about cats or any
other animal. ‘The New England Brethren of Pirates,’ a reenactment and improve
troupe, will be back, entertaining guests as characters from the Pirates of the
Caribbean movies, selling hand-made wares and playing fun, pirate themed games
with children. Mapledell Farm of Townsend, MA, a traveling petting zoo and goat
rental farm will bring alpacas, donkeys, goats and bunnies for petting, feeding
and to greet the young and old. “Derek Fimbel” will entertain with folk music
on Saturday from 11AM-1:30PM and “Back to the Garden” will play on Sunday from
11AM to about 1:30PM. (Dates, times of entertainment and entertainers are
subject to change without notice.)
attraction this year, will be lectures
and demonstrations by certified herbalist and environmental educator Rivka
Schwartz. Rivka is a member of the American Herbalist Guild and a graduate of
the Mayo Clinic Wellness Coaching Program. She will give demos on wild foraging
and spring edibles, making lip balms, Winter Time Syrup or Tincture (a.k.a.
extracts) and Herbal Chocolates. Vendors will include; Sillie Puffs, Royal
Towne Fudge, Sweet Cheeks Creations (homemade granola, chocolates, nut mixes), Amherst
Wellness Center, Grassy Brook Maple, Twilight Farm and Fiber, Dippy Chippy
& More, Lu La Roe, Here’s Your Sign (Custom Made Signs), Three Daughters
Jewelry and Gifts, Vinyl Revival Record Albums), Pet Pawlicy, Anthony Acres
Kitty Cat Farm, Willy’s Whirlies, Damsel in Defense and Pampered Chef with a
growing list of others.
to be offered consist of but not
limited to jewelry, pet supplies, honey, jams, syrups, candles, soaps, florals,
sports memorabilia and sporting goods, clothing, minerals, fossils, crystals,
essential oils, handmade felt and wool products and much, much more. Along with
the various “yard sale” items that can be found, you’ll be guaranteed to uncover
a bargain for yourself, your pet, your home, or your garden sanctuary. Cindia
Jackson’s Fine Air-Roasted Coffee and Dunkin Donuts will be featured at the
raffle of numerous and diverse prizes, will be featured throughout the fundraising
weekend and into the month of June. The raffle has always been successful in
raising added funds for this event. All prizes are generously donated by local
and national businesses including some of the on-site vendors.
fundraising event for “Kitty
Angels, Inc.” is the “pet” charity of Treasures’ owners, Rick & Sherry
Tobin. To date, their fundraising efforts have far exceeded $70,000.
like to make a donation, but can’t
come to the event that weekend, you may send a check or money order to Kitty
Angels Inc., P. O. Box 638, Tyngsboro, MA 01879. Please put Treasures in the
memo line. As always, you can drop off a check at Treasures and they will
forward it for you. If you can’t make a monetary donation at this time, but
would like to help, material donations will be happily accepted such as cat
food (both dry and canned), kitty litter (non-scoopable preferred, but any
litter is good litter), medical supplies, bedding (clean towels, blankets,
quilts, clean denim and corduroy, quilted bedspreads), carriers, cleaning
supplies including bleach, laundry detergent and paper towels, photocopy paper,
postage stamps, cat toys and cat furniture as well as trash bags. You don’t have
to wait for this event to drop off any donations for ‘Kitty Angels.’ You can do
that by making an appointment when the store is open, which is 10AM to 5PM daily.
The address is 106 Ponemah Road, Amherst, NH 03031.
thanks go to Clark & Leighton, P.C. Dentistry who, were kind enough to
donate a portion of their land for this event.
and much sought after annual
fundraising event will not only benefit the kitties, but will provide you with
fun, bargains, food, ideas and knowledge. Please consider adopting a new,
life-long, forever-friend as well.
There is still space available if you are
interested in being a vendor for the event? A donation fee of $30.00 is all you
need for an outdoor space, and will cover both days! Contact Sherry or Rick at
(603) 672-2535. Visit their website for more information at www.TreasuresNH.com.
THANK YOU FOR YOUR SUPPORT!
These pictures are just a few from the past, of our Kitty Angels Fundraisers!
|Just a few of the 130 vendors!
|Silli Puffs and the Pirates
|"Back to the Garden" plays!
|Another Happy Group of Vendors!
|This was the beginning of a new life in 2009!
|Start your own new life today. [Pictured: Rick & Havana Blue.]