Marie Amsterdam


.10/18/2018 – Let’s Get Ready for 2019 LI-DOG Events Meeting

 

Group Shot April 2018 OWG Pack Walk

“Let’s Get Ready for 2019!”
LI-DOG Events Meeting

Thurs., Oct. 18th, 7- 9pm
Plainview-Old Bethpage Library

LI-DOG keeps the dog-friendly fun continuing year-round but it all wouldn’t be possible without the help and support of our dedicated volunteers. Have an idea for an event or thoughts on how to make an event extra special? Let us know and help to plan our next year of dog-friendly fun for people and pups! To learn more visit Let’s Get Ready for 2019 LI-DOG Events Meeting!


10/18/2018 – Let’s Get Ready for 2019 LI-DOG Events Meeting

 

Group Shot April 2018 OWG Pack Walk

LI-DOG Pack Walk April 2018 Photo Credit: Joann Garguola

Let’s Get Ready for 2019!”
LI-DOG Events Meeting

Thursday, October 18th, 7pm – 9pm
Plainview-Old Bethpage Library
999 Old Country Rd., Plainview
(Google Map)

LI-DOG keeps the dog-friendly fun continuing year-round but it all wouldn’t be possible without the help and support of our dedicated volunteers. Have an idea for an event or thoughts on how to make an event extra special? Let us know and help to plan our next year of dog-friendly fun for people and pups!

Join us on Thursday, October 18th at 7pm at the Plainview-Old Bethpage Public Library for the LI-DOG “Let’s Get Ready for 2019!” Events Meeting where we will brainstorm, snack on light refreshments, and get our dog-friendly events rolling!

Coming up for 2019, we are planning:

– “Project P.U.P™” Dog Park Clean Ups
– “Barkentine’s Day™” Valentine’s Party
– Our big FUNdraiser – LI-DOG’s “Pints ‘N Paws™” Luau
– LI-Dog Pack Walks™ in parks around Long Island
– “Dog  Day at the Beach™” Summer Beach Party
– And Much More!

Volunteer opportunities include:

– Helping to plan and run our events
– Staffing LI-DOG’s table at big events like Dog Days at Old Westbury Gardens
– Helping to collect raffle prizes and donations
– Leading Pack Walks
– And more!

Let us know how your skills and talents can help LI-DOG have the best dog-friendly events this year! Join us on Thursday, October 18th.

If you can’t attend the meeting and you’re not currently on our volunteer list, just send a message to events@lidog.org and let us know you would like to help. We’ll be excited to hear from you!

RSVP
LI-DOG on Meetup
LI-DOG on Facebook
or email us at events@lidog.org

We hope to see you on the 18th!

Marie Amsterdam
LI-DOG Events Chair


10/20/2018 – PuppyUp Long Island Walk

 

PuppyUp Long Island Walk
Saturday, October 20th,   11AM – 2PM
Blydenburgh Park
Veterans Memorial Hwy, Smithtown
(Google Map)

Join the walk against canine cancer with PuppyUp and help fundraise for canine  cancer research. Registration begins at 11:00 followed by Opening Ceremonies and a 2 mile walk through beautiful Blydenburgh Park at 12:30. There will be food, music, vendors, and fun for the whole family!

PuppyUpwalk.org calls the event “a day to honor and recognize those who have survived or are battling cancer, and memorialize those whose lives have been lost to this disease”.

For additional information visit the  The PuppyUp Website


. PuppyUp Long Island Walk 10/20/2018

 

PuppyUp Long Island Walk
Sat., Oct. 20th, 11AM – 2PM
Blydenburgh Park
Smithtown

Join the walk against canine cancer with PuppyUp and help fundraise for canine  cancer research. There will be food, music, vendors, and fun for the whole family! To lean more visit PuppyUp Long Island Walk!

 


.10/07/2018 – LI-DOG Barkin’ Brunch

 

LI-DOG Barkin’ Brunch
Sunday October 7th, 11AM-3PM
The Refuge, Melville, NY

 

Get ready for a Sunday brunch you and your pup can enjoy together at our LI-DOG Barkin’ Brunch at the Refuge! Relax on the beautiful outdoor patio at The Refuge while dining on delicious food and drinks, plus dog treats for our pup. For more info please visit LI-DOG Barkin’ Brunch!


10/07/2018 – LI-DOG Barkin’ Brunch

 

 

LI-Dog Barkin’ Brunch
Sunday October 7th, 11AM-3PM
The Refuge
515 Broadhollow Rd, Melville, NY

(Google Map)

Get ready for a Sunday brunch you and your pup can enjoy together at our LI-DOG Barkin’ Brunch at The Refuge! Relax on the beautiful outdoor patio at The Refuge while dining on delicious food, drinks, and dog treats. There will be drink specials, the chance to win some beautiful raffle baskets, and you can learn more about LI-DOG and our mission to gain access to Long Island beaches and parkland for Long Island dog owners and their dogs!

Seating for brunch outdoors on the patio is  limited so reservations are recommended, but not required, and can be made by calling The Refuge at 631-577-4444. For those just wanting to have a drink and mingle, the patio area has open seating with comfortable couches and a bar area.

Thank you to JoAnn Winkhart, The Refuge,  and Tito’s Vodka for their support and hospitality!

Pet Parent Essentials for The Brunch

Make sure to walk your dog outside the venue before entering, bring poop bags, and watch your dog closely.

Please note that while all well-socialized and fully vaccinated dogs are allowed on the grounds of our venue, they are NOT permitted to enter the bar/restaurant area.

RSVP

LI-DOG on Meetup
LI-DOG on Facebook 
or email us at lidog_news@yahoo.com

This is a fundraising event for LI-DOG, so please come out and join us for LI-DOG’s Barkin’ Brunch at The Refuge on Sunday October 7th!

 


.08/18/2018 – Pet-A-Palooza!

Pet-A-Palooza!
Sat. & Sun. Aug. 18th & 19th
9am – 6pm
The Little Shelter
Huntington

 

Find fun for the whole family at The Little Shelter’s 21st annual Pet-A-Palooza! There will be live entertainment from WBLI, games for the kids and fur babies, a blessing of the animals, food, face painting and more, including hundreds of adorable animals available for adoption!  For more information, check out Little Shelter’s Pet-A-Palooza!


08/18/2018 – Pet-A-Palooza!

Pet-A-Palooza!
Sat. & Sun. Aug. 18th & 19th
9am – 6pm
The Little Shelter
33 Warner Rd, Huntington

(Google Map)

 

Find fun for the whole family at The Little Shelter’s 21st annual Pet-A-Palooza! There will be live entertainment from WBLI, games for the kids and fur babies, a blessing of the animals, food, face painting, and much more. Take a chance to win many exciting prizes at the Chinese auction. Little Shelter alumni and guests are invited to participate in many special events including the “Dogs on Parade” and  The Doggie Swimsuit contests. You may even find a new furry family member among the hundreds of animals available for adoption!

Admission is free, so leash up your pup and come join the fun!

For more information, check out The Little Shelter on the web!


.07/28/2018 – LI-DOG Barkin Beach Cleanup and Doggie Meetup

 

LI-DOG Barkin Beach Cleanup and Doggie Meetup

LI-DOG Barkin Beach Cleanup and Doggie Meetup
Sat., July 28th, 10AM – 12PM
Mud-Creek Off-Leash Beach

East Patchogue, NY

Spend some time at the beach with Fido and the great folks of LI-DOG for some OFF-LEASH summer fun!

Please join us at Mud Creek Off-Leash Beach in East Patchogue on Saturday, July 28th for a couple of hours letting our furry friends frolic in the sand and surf of the Great South Bay! To learn more visit LI-DOG Barkin Beach Cleanup and Doggie Meetup!


07/28/2018 – LI-DOG Barkin Beach Cleanup and Doggie Meetup

 

LI-DOG Barkin Beach Cleanup and Doggie Meetup
Sat., July 28th, 10AM – 12PM
Mud-Creek Off-Leash Beach

341 Roe Ave, East Patchogue, NY

(Google Map)

 

Spend some time at the beach with Fido and the great folks of LI-DOG for some OFF-LEASH summer fun!

Please join us at Mud Creek Off-Leash Beach in East Patchogue on Saturday, July 28th for a couple of hours letting our furry friends frolic in the sand and surf of the Great South Bay!

There’ll be plenty of exercise to be had running along the coastline or in the water as Mud Creek is an off-leash dog beach. A clean-up of the Mud Creek Off-Leash Beach will start at 8:30 a.m., so if you and your fur baby would like a little extra time in the sun, please join us in getting the area ready for our meetup!

Water will be provided for humans and dogs. Bring your own towel and beach chairs!

PLEASE NOTE: Mud Creek is a natural borders dog park, which means it is not fenced on most sides. For everyone’s safety, please only bring dogs that are well-socialized—used to playing with other dogs off-leash—and that will reliably come when called. Please NO RETRACTABLE LEASHES.

Mud Creek has no amenities and is considered “carry-in, carry-out” (i.e. no trash receptacles, no poop bag stations, no bathrooms and no water fountains). LI-DOG will have extra water and poop bags on hand, but please help us make the event a success by remembering to bring these items.

Parking is on the street and there is a narrow path to the water by the sign for Mud Creek Park.

PLEASE NOTE: In May, a chain-link fence was installed to create a “dog-exclusion” zone. To access the beach, please use the narrow path to the water by the sign for Mud Creek Park and walk dogs ON-LEASH through the area. Please be respectful and keep OFF-LEASH dogs out of this area. Avoid using the double-gated entrance. It is still under construction and it leads to a large expanse of sand where broken glass has often been found.

RAIN DATE: Sunday July 29th at 10AM. In the event of inclement weather, please check Meetup or our Facebook group as we will post any weather-related changes by 9 AM that morning.

RSVP

LI-DOG on Meetup
LI-DOG on Facebook
or email lidog_news@yahoo.com

We hope to see you and your dogs on Saturday, July 28th at the beach! (Please note this is a date change from July 21st.)