Events

Events

Join us for one of our many community events. Whether it’s to meet our animals who are in foster care and are ready for adoption, to become a volunteer and join in at our events, or to participate at our annual fundraiser, Fast & Furriest, we hope to see you there! See below for upcoming events.

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Dog Days of Summer

With Saginaw County Parks and Recreation

Join us for one of these dates:

Soggy Doggy Event
Wednesday, May 18, 5:30 – 7pm
Haithco Recreation Area. On the Lake. 2121 Schust Rd, Saginaw, MI 48603
Bring your doggy and plenty of towels! Treats and fun for the dog and family.

Ask the Vet
Wednesday, June 15, 6-7:30pm
Imerman Memorial Park, Dog Play Area, 3495 Midland Rd, Saginaw, MI 48603
Come and ask a Veterinarian general questions about your dog or cat curtesy of GLBAS and Dr Marcy Carlson.

Bones & Cones
Wednesday, July 13, 6-7:30pm
Imerman Memorial Park, Dog Play Area, 3495 Midland Rd, Saginaw, MI 48603
Bring your canine companions for doggy ice treats, splash and play night.
The Student Organization for Animal Rescue (SOAR), Great Lakes Bay Animal Society’s youth group, will be on hand to treat the pooches and show them a very COOL time.

Bowwow Luau
Wednesday, August 10, 6-7:30pm
Imerman Memorial Park, Dog Play Area, 3495 Midland Rd, Saginaw, MI 48603
Aloha! On the last Dog Days of Summer for 2016 we celebrate with a luau style event.
Free frisbees and Hawaiian biscuits for the pooches and their humans.

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Great Lakes Loons Baseball – Princess Night!

Dow Diamond, Midland
Saturday, July 9 at 7:30pm

Bring your princesses and princes out for this popular night of family fun! Tickets are $6.50 each for lawn seating. Tickets will sell out so order early! Be sure to visit Great Lakes Bay Animal Society at our table on the Concourse!

Pooches at the Pool

with Midland City Parks & Recreation

Plymouth Pool
Saturday, September 10

Bring your pooch and a towel for an all dog swim at Plymouth Pool!
Swim for little dogs at ?. Swim for big dogs at ?.
Midland City Parks and Recreation, Plymouth Pool, 1508 E Wheeler St, Midland 48642

Pet Supplies Plus Adoption and Month-long Donation Drive

Pet Supplies Plus Store
Date and time – TBA

Meet your next best friend and family member from Great Lakes Bay Animal Society!
We have awesome cars and dogs waiting for their furever home!
5708 State Street, Saginaw, MI 48603

Howl-oween Costume Contest

Imerman Memorial Park
Wednesday, October 26, 6-7:30pm

Do you have the cutest or scariest pup?
Awards and prizes for the best doggy and human costumes.
Imerman Memorial Park, Dog Play Area, 3495 Midland Rd, Saginaw, MI 48603

Petsmart Adoption Event

Petsmart Store
Date and time – TBA

Meet and adopt your next family member from Great Lakes Bay Animal Society!
We have awesome rescued cats and dogs waiting for their forever homes!
3431 Tittabawassee Rd, Saginaw, MI 48604

WakeUP! Midland with Great Lakes Bay Animal Society

Great Hall and Convention Center
7:30am sharp

WakeUp! and meet GLBAS at the Midland Area Chamber of Commerce WakeUP! breakfast meeting!
Find out more about your favorite animal rescue in the Great Lakes Bay Region.
Become a business sponsor for the GLBAS Fast and Furriest 5K Run/Walk in spring of 2017.
The Great Hall and Convention Center, 5121 Bay City Rd, Midland. MI 48642

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Fast & Furriest 5K Run/Walk

Midland City Forest
Saturday, April 30

Run Fur Fun! Run or walk the beautiful trails of Midland City Forest with or without your canine companion and with friends and family. Children under six may run/walk with a paid adult!

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Midland Center for the Arts 50th Anniversary Fair

Midland Center for the Arts, Midland
Saturday, June 4 and Sunday, June 5 from 10am-5pm

MCFTA, 1801 St Andrews St, Midland 48640

Make a tail wag!

GLBAS participates in Adoptions at PetSmart at the Midland and Saginaw stores, and we have kittens and cats at our “kitty condos” at the Saginaw Pet Supplies Plus (5708 State Street) waiting for their forever homes, too.
Stop in today!

Get up early with GLBAS at WakeUp! Midland

WakeUp! Midland is a fun monthly networking event with high-quality speakers, allowing Chamber members like GLBAS to learn about what’s going on in the area while enjoying camaraderie and good food.
WakeUp! Midland is held on the first Friday of most months, September through June, at 7:30 a.m. at the Great Hall Banquet & Convention Center in Midland. We hope to see you at one of the upcoming sessions!