Alice Austen House (2 Hylan Blvd., Staten Island)
The Pug Dog Club of Greater New York, Inc. will host the Annual Alice Austen Educational Pug Fun-Fundraiser Day for People & Their Pugs on Sunday, June 10, 2012 from 9 a.m.-5 p.m., on the beautiful, historic, waterfront grounds of the Alice Austen House in Staten Island. This fun day has been reserved by the Pug Club for all Pugs, Pug owners and friends that love Pugs for the last 30 +/- years to honor Alice and her Pug, Punch. This year the Club is inviting other Toy breeds to join them.
The Pug Club will be having free fun events throughout the day that people can choose to participate in with their Pugs, or just hang out in a picnic type atmosphere with old and new Pug friends.
The events include the AKC Canine Good Citizen test (CGC) open to Pugs & Toy breeds, an obedience demo, a Pug Photography Workshop, where the winners of the Club’s Pug Photo Contest will be announced, a fun Pug Show Ring
Judging and their famous and hilarious Pug Costume Contest. Ribbons & prizes for all events will be given and there will be an amazing Raffle drawing loaded with great stuff for people and their Pugs.
Food & snacks will be for sale at the Pug Club lunchtime BBQ, or bring your own picnic lunch.