March 11, 2013 12:20PM
Updated: April 13, 2013 6:05AM
Easter bake sale: From 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. March 23, COPE Animal Rescue will hold a bake sale at Petco, Black Road and Route 59, Shorewood. For information, call Barbara Dornan at 815 834-2272.
Wine tasting: At 8 p.m. March 23, The Department restaurant, 205 N. Chicago St., Joliet, will pair with Hey Sweet Cheeks Cupcakes and Midwest Wine and Spirits to provide guests with a tasting of three cupcakes paired with five wines. In attendance will be representatives from the COPE Animal Shelter, a no-kill, all-volunteer, not-for-profit animal shelter established in 2003 in Joliet. COPE is committed to rescuing abandoned and/or injured pets who are in need of homes. Reservations are required for the event and can be made by purchasing a ticket online at www.thedepartmentjoliet.com. Tickets cost $18.
Dog and cat adoption event: 1 to 4 p.m. March 24, All Herding Breed Dog Rescue Adoption event with cats, too, at Best in Show Dog and Cat Grooming, 909 E. Ninth St., Lockport. Free grooming certificate with any adoption, free nail trimming for with any donation. Many dogs/cats will be on site available for adoption.