Bark in the Park helps Maui’s orphaned pets
KIHEI — Maui Humane Society’s Bark in the Park, featuring a Walk for the Animals and benefit concert, will be held Saturday, Aug. 15.
A community event and fund-raiser for Maui’s orphaned animals, Bark in the Park is slated for 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Kalama Park.
The benefit begins with a Walk for the Animals and continues throughout the day with games, contests, demonstrations and food and service vendors.
New for 2009, Bark in the Park will feature a benefit concert into the afternoon. Bands include Byron Brown and the Derelicts, the Throwdowns and Soul Package (which features a Maui Humane Society volunteer).
Form a team! Challenge your friends! Raise money to help Maui’s orphaned pets! Walkers raising $50 or more will receive an event goodie bag, including a Bark in the Park T-shirt.
Event admission is free; donations are encouraged. Visit www.mauihumanesociety.org or call 877-3680, extension 32, for more information.