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Princess for an Evening

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Princesses, grab your favorite gentleman (dad, grandfather, uncle, big brother or special man in your life) and spend an enchanted evening dancing the night away at Rivers and Bluffs Animal Shelters Princess for an Evening.
This year’s event will take place on Saturday, April 30th, at 6:30 p.m., at Huclkleberry’s Banquet Hall in Prairie du Chien.  Each princess will receive a free corsage, donated by Kembles Greenhouse, and a tiara.
Photographer Brian Cipra will capture this priceless memory in a 5x7 photo, which is included with the price of admission. A group ballroom dance lesson, taught by Lynn Rider, will begin at 7 p.m.
Refreshments, including a "Princess Cake,” provided by Ma’s Bakery of Bloomington, will be served throughout the evening.
A music will play the latest hits.
As always, hula hoop and limbo contests will be held for princesses and their dates. Every princess with a date, dining at Huckleberry’s prior to the dance, will receive a free "Princess Parfait?
Two hundred balloons floating from the ceiling and fresh spring flowers will add the finishing touches to Princess for an Evening.
Spectators are welcome at 8:30 PM. This special evening will conclude with a group picture at 9 p.rn.
Advance tickets are available at Tender Care Animal Hospital, Zinkle’s Piggly Wiggly and Dr. Donna Higgins’ Optometry office.
Tickets are also available at the door. Princess for an Evening is sponsored by Huckleberry’s Restaurant and Banquet Facility, Tender Care Animal Hospital and Dr. Donna Higgins Optometry.
For more information, con tact Bev Pozega at (608) 326-2914 or Jill Cipra at (608) 326-4870 .

2ND Annual Golf Tournament

golfRivers and Bluffs Animal Shelter 2ND Annual Golf Tournament


Where: Prairie Du Chien Country Club 608-326-6707

When: June 11, 2016

Shotgun Start: 10:00 AM

Cost: $60.00 / Person

18 holes, cart, & small meal.

Teams will consist of four people.


4 Men

  • 1st Place $300
  • 2nd Place $100

2 Ladies 2 Men

  • 1st Place $300
  • 2nd Place $100

4 Ladies

  • 1st Place $300
  • 2nd Place $100

For More Information Contact

Tori: 608-778-2537

Linda: 608-317-7654

Brenda: 608-317-7001

Pasta for Pets

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1916 S Marquette Rd.
Prairie du Chien, WI
All you can eat Salad Bar and Pasta Buffet, with dessert Bar, Milk and coffee included
Tickets available at the door:
Age 11-Adult $9 ; Kids Age 4-10 $6;
Age 3 and under Free
Live Auction – 5:30 PM
April `13, 2016
Special Silent Auction
Among the items available: (More to be announced)
  • Green Bay Packer tickets
  • Brewer Tickets
  • 2 pair Wisconsin Badger tickets
  • Rosie Stram's pickles
  • signed GBP football,
  • Night on the Town (1 night stay at Country Inn & Suites, 2 Lady Luck Buffet Certificates, 2 passes to Prairie Cinema).
  •  2  "Locally harvested and crafted" red cedar plant stands
Once again, Rivers & Bluffs Animal Shelter will sponsor their annual Pasta for Pets.  This all you can eat salad, pasta and dessert buffet will be held on Wednesday, April 13th at Huckleberry’s Restaurant & Banquet Hall in Prairie du Chien.  Serving will begin at 4:30 p.m. and conclude at 7:00 p.m. and includes a variety of delicious pastas, salad bar and home-made desserts baked by Rivers & Bluffs Volunteers.   In addition to the buffet, a silent auction, live auction and 50/50 raffle will also be held.  This will be the last opportunity to purchase raffle tickets for a beautiful quilt, made by Judy Murphy as the winning ticket will be drawn that night.  Adams’ Auction Service will start the bidding on an excellent lineup of auction items at 5:30 p.m.  A gallon of Rosie Stram’s Famous Pickles are sure to be one of the most popular items on the auction block.  Sports enthusiasts will be able to bid on 2 pair of Wisconsin Badger Football tickets on the 30 yard line, 2 pre-season Green Bay Packer tickets and 2 Milwaukee Brewer club level seats at Miller Park.  A Night on the Town (1 night stay in a suite at Country Inn & Suites, 2 Prairie Cinema Movie passes and 2 Lady Luck Casino Buffet certificates), is always a popular item up for bid.  A 32 inch Vizio HD Television, wireless streaming Blu-ray Disc/DVD Player, Nextbook Flexx10 Tablet, and a tempered glass patio table and “Shock Top” umbrella will complete the live auction lineup.  The silent auction, featuring a unique selection of gift baskets and items donated by local businesses and individuals, will offer something for everyone, including children.  A more complete listing of the silent auction items will be available on our website at www.riversandbluffsanimalshelter.org. Kwik Trip Gas cards will also be available for sale.   “Once again we are hoping that the community will come out and enjoy a delicious assortment of pastas and desserts as well as a fun night out to help Rivers & Bluffs with their building fund”   said Bev Pozega, one of the event organizers.  RABAS volunteers will be on hand to provide information their progress to date.    A “Save Your Shoes for Rivers & Bluffs” collection box will also be available for used shoes in wearable condition.  The group is hoping to collect 2,500 pairs of shoes by May 30th for an opportunity to raise $1,000. For more information on Rivers & Bluffs Animal Shelter or Pasta for Pets, please visit our website or contact Bev at 326-2914 or Jill at 326-4870.  Donations may be sent to RABAS PO Box 421 PdC WI 53821.  Rivers & Bluffs Animal Shelter is a 501 (c)3 nonprofit organization and your donation is tax deductible.

    Beautiful Hand-made King sized Quilt

    rabas quilt raffle_Rivers & Bluffs Animal Shelter (RABAS) is the grateful recipient of a beautiful Diamond Jubilee  Bargello quilt.  RABAS volunteers are currently selling raffle tickets for the quilt.   The quilt, pieced and donated by Judy Murphy, currently of Dodgeville and quilted by Jody Mahieu of Mineral Point is currently on display at the Pickett Fence in Prairie du Chien. The quilt is 100”x 100” in size and will fit either a king or queen size bed. The color scheme includes shades of blue, green and teal. Two matching pillow cases are also included with the quilt.  Over 2,000 yards of thread were used in this quilt along with 16 different fabrics.  Judy and Jody have totaled more than 200 hours in the making of this outstanding quilt. The drawing will be held in mid-April at the group’s annual Pasta for Pets which is held at Huckleberry’s Restaurant.  Tickets are available at The Pickett Fence, from RABAS volunteers or by calling Bev at 608-326-2914 or Diane at 608-326-2556.