Sunday, November 22
You and your pup can get polished and primped at Fashion for Paws: Operation Pamper at Toka Salon & Day Spa (3251 Prospect St., NW). From noon to 4, half of the salon’s proceeds will go to the Washington Humane Society. The event will also feature canapés courtesy of Peacock Café, cupcakes by Suga Chef Desserts, and a Champagne bar by Barefoot Bubbly. Barkley Square Dog Bakery and Boutique will provide spa services for dogs. To make an appointment, call 202-333-5133.
The Washington Animal Rescue League (71 Oglethorpe St., NW; 202-726-2556) mixes tails and tales at the League’s Bark for Books event from 1:30 to 3. The family-friendly afternoon will feature pet-themed children’s-book readings, illustration workshop, and chances to buy books and get them signed by authors. WARL’s Read-2-Me program will be on hand taking donations to provide animal-themed books to classrooms and school libraries. Free refreshments and adoptable cats and dogs will also be available.
The Big Bad Woof will sponsor November’s meeting of the Washington Animal Rescue League’s puppy-mill-adopter-and-foster support group from 11 to 12:30. The meeting will be held in the League’s (71 Oglethorpe St., NW; 202-726-2556) community room, and guests are asked to bring a vegetarian dish to share. A raffle to benefit WARL will also be held.
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