Wednesday, October 30, 2013

Rikki's 5K Run/Walk ... Nov 16, 2013

Rikki’s Run and Walk
                        Saturday, November 16th 9:00am
Place: Chancellor High School track
Awards - Age group awards to top 3 in each group.
*Special group for Individuals with disabilities.
Bring your Dog to run or walk!
Information - (540) 854-5375
Entry Forms - Virginia Runner

Event:  Rikki's 5K Run/Walk
Date:  Saturday, November 16th, 2013
Registration:  7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
Race Time:  9:00 a.m.
Location:  Chancellor High School Track, 6300 Harrison Road, Fredericksburg, VA  22407
Registration Fee:    $25.00
Race Day Registration Fee:  $30.00 or $25.00 and donation of cat food of any kind 
Phone:   540-854-5375 or 540-786-2606 ext. 2102
Contact:  Dennis Bane
Prizes:  Awards to the top male and female overall and top 3 male and female finishers in each age group.
Age Groups:  19-under, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60 and over.  Special group for individuals with disabilities.

Rikki's 5K Run/Walk, Saturday, November 16th at Chancellor High School Track, 6300 Harrison Road, Fredericksburg, VA 22407.  Registration Fee $25.00.  Race Day Registration Fee $30.00 or $25.00 and donation of cat food of any kind.   Registration 7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m./Race 9:00 a.m.

Rikki's 5K Run/Walk will be held at Chancellor High School on Saturday, November 16, 2013. The entry cost is $25.00 pre registration or $25.00 and a can of cat/dog food on race day. Registration will be from 7:30 AM to 8:30 AM. The race will begin at 9:00 AM. Entry forms can be picked up at Virginia Runner in Fredericksburg. For a mailed entry contact Dennis Bane at 540- 207-2829 or email request to Completed pre entry forms should be mailed to Dennis Bane, 32100 Constitution Hwy, Locust Grove Virginia 22508. Checks should be made to Rikki's Refuge. All runners/walkers will receive a T-shirt and the top 3 in each age group will receive a medal. Any questions please email or call. A special thanks to Virginia Runner, Ed's Awards, Patterson's equipment and The REACH Program for sponsoring the Race.

Can YOU help Opie wrap?

Can you help Opie?

He's looking for helpers to wrap gifts for donations for the Refuge.  Rikki's volunteers will be at Barnes & Noble in Fredericksburg VA (USA) on Saturday, December 21, 2013; Sunday, December 22, 2013; and Monday, December 23, 2013.  This is at 1220 Carl D. Silver Pwky, in Central Park.

We would be delighted to have you come help.  You don't need to bring anything - Barnes & Noble supplies everything!  If so, please sign up for one of the following time shifts.  If you can't do a full shift, let us know any hours you can help out.  We have to have two people there at all times, so we need several helpers.

Saturday, December 21  -- noon to 4pm and 4pm to 9pm
               or possibly 10 pm - the store closes at ten and
               we can stay that late if we want.)  What a
               chance for night owls to help!
Sunday, December 22  -- noon to 4pm
Monday, December 23 -- 4pm to 6:30pm and
               -- 6:30pm to 9pm (or 10pm)


All you need to do is send an e-mail to Mary at or to  Please put "B&N gift wrap" in the subject spot, so we don't miss you.

If you can't come, Opie wants to remind you that you can go to to send him a Christmas Gift !!  Remember, even $1.00 will feed a meal to somebody at Rikki's, and we have 1300 hungry animals!