Wednesday, 12 April 2017 10:23

#HelpAHorse events at Metzger's and Uptown Art April 23-24

We are celebrating the ASPCA’s national “Help a Horse” Day by inviting the public to two events in April, both which feature KHS rescued horses.

Two Great Events to #Help a Horse

 

LilSebastianWHAT: “Metzger’s Country Corral – a Benefit for KHS Horses”
WHEN: Sunday, April 23, 1-4 p.m.
WHERE: Metzger’s Country Store, 6791 Shelbyville Road, Simpsonville KY 40067
WHY: To help Kentucky Humane Society horses

More info: Bring the family out on Sunday, April 23, 1-4 p.m. to Metzger’s Country Store to meet orphaned foal Dwight and miniature horse Lil’ Sebastian. Learn about the Kentucky Humane Society’s Equine C.A.R.E. (connect, assist, rescue and educate) program as well as KHS Working Cats, who are looking for “working” homes in barns and farms.

While you’re at Metzger’s, you can purchase “wish list” items for KHS horses, such as mare’s match milk replacer for orphaned foals, leather foal halters and salt blocks. Cash donations are also gratefully accepted.

KHS will be selling “I Met Lil’ Sebastian” T-shirts as well as other KHS merchandise, with proceeds benefiting the animals at KHS. The mini horse, who was rescued by KHS, is a look-alike for Li’l Sebastian, a beloved character in the NBC show “Parks and Recreation.”

 


uptown largeWHAT: “Paint the Ponies”
WHEN: Monday, April 24, doors open at 6 p.m.
WHERE: Uptown Art, 2458 Bardstown Road, Louisville KY 40205
WHY: A benefit for Kentucky Humane Society horses


More info:
Create your own equine masterpiece while enjoying an evening with friends at Uptown Art. The cost is $50, and includes your canvas, paint and all supplies. Part of the proceeds will support the Kentucky Humane Society’s Equine C.A.R.E. Program. There will be a cash bar.

KHS mini horse Lil’ Sebastian will be at the event from 6-7 p.m., and KHS staff will be selling “I Met Lil’ Sebastian” T-shirts. The mini horse, who was rescued by KHS, is a look-alike for Li’l Sebastian, a beloved character in the NBC show “Parks and Recreation.”

Register online at www.uptownart.com/louisville-ky.

 

 

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