"Feed Our Furry Friends," an Empty Bowl Project, will be held on Saturday, May 12 from 11 AM to 3 PM at The Village Potters & Riverview Station, 191 Lyman Street, in the River Arts District of Asheville.
Admission is $20, or $10 plus 10 cans or a bag of pet food. The price includes a hand-crafted pottery bowl of your choice and a chance to win a gift basket from Sensibilities Day Spa. Live music will be proivded by No Justice, and there will be free "pawdicures" and other goodies for your four-legged family members. A "barktique" with donated items for sale will be available, along with a silent auction.
Proceeds from the event benefit Animal Compassion Network's Pet Food Assistance Program. Since 1999, ACN has provided free pet food to help people and their pets get through difficult times. The program has grown to include 9 partnering agencies and has provided over 100,000 free meals to WNC pets.
Visit www.animalcompassionnetwork.org for more information.