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Graduation!

July 1, 2017
Sylmar, CA

Join us in congratulating our graduates!

All graduations are held outside at GDA and begin promptly at 10:00 am. Everyone is welcome to come and tours are available after the ceremony.
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Hawgs For Dogs Lincoln, Nebraska Chapter’s 9th Annual Poker Run

July 1, 2017
Lincoln, NE

The Hawgs For Dogs Lincoln, Nebraska Chapter’s 9th Annual Poker Run is set for Saturday, July 1, 2017. All bikes and vehicles welcome! This ride benefits Guide Dogs of America.
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GDA Closed

July 4, 2017

Guide Dogs of America will be closed Independence Day.


IAM&AW District 751 Puppy Putt

July 15, 2017
Marysville, WA

The IAM&AW District 751 Puppy Putt to benefit Guide Dogs of America is set for July 15, 2017! The motorcycle ride’s north end starting point will be Sound Harley-Davidson located at 16212 Smokey Point Blvd. Marysville, Washington, 98271.
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28th Annual Hawgs for Dogs Motorcycle Ride

July 15, 2017
Vadnais Heights, MN

The 28th Annual Hawgs for Dogs Motorcycle Ride is set for July 15, 2017. This all bikes motorcycle ride that benefits Guide Dogs of America will cover about 150 miles.
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28th Annual Hawgs for Dogs Motorcycle Run

July 15, 2017
Vadnais Heights, MN

Come join District Lodge 77 at the 28th Annual Hawgs for Dogs Motorcycle Run on Saturday, July 15th.
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Paint Your Pet fundraiser for GDA

July 16, 2017

The Paint Your Pet fundraiser for Guide Dogs of America is set for July 16, 2017! Paint a portrait of your pet at “Project Pet!” A great pet portrait starts with a great portrait. Once you sign up for the painting, email us a quality digital photo of your pet (valencia@pinotspalette.com) and we’ll do the rest. Each portrait will be put on a 16” by 20” canvas. Our talented artists will walk you through the painting to create your very own Pet Portrait!
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Gary R. Allen Invitational Guide Dogs Golf Tournament

July 21, 2017
Long Beach, CA

Please join IAMAW District Lodge 947 on July 21, 2017 for The Gary R. Allen Invitational Guide Dogs Golf Tournament at Skylinks Golf Course located at 4800 E. Wardlow Rd., Long Beach, CA 90808.
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19th Annual Run for the Dogs

July 22, 2017
Lynnwood, WA

Please join IAMAW District Lodge 160 on Saturday, July 22, 2017 for the 19th Annual Run for the Dogs Motorcycle Poker Run and Classic Car Show. This great day to benefit GDA will be located at Cedar Valley Grange, 20526 52nd Ave W, Lynnwood, WA 98036
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8th Annual Guide Dogs of America Golf Tournament

July 23, 2017
Redmond, WA

IAMAW District 751 is pleased to announce the 8th Annual Guide Dogs of America Golf Tournament is set for Sunday, July 23, 2017 at Willows Run Golf Course located at 10402 Willows Rd. NE in Redmond, Washington 98052. Registration fee is $110 per golfer, which covers green fees, cart rental, tournament T-shirt, and a buffet at the end of play.
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Graduation!

July 29, 2017
Sylmar, CA

Join us in congratulating our graduates!

All graduations are held outside at GDA and begin promptly at 10:00 am. Everyone is welcome to come and tours are available after the ceremony.
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6th Annual Tennessee Hawgs for Dogs Earl Tuck Memorial Ride

July 29, 2017

The 6th Annual Tennessee Hawgs for Dogs Earl Tuck Memorial Ride is set for Saturday, July 29, 2017, rain or shine! Sponsored by International Association of Machinists Local Lodge 1501, this event benefits Guide Dogs of America.
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16th Annual United Way/GDA Golf Tournament

August 5, 2017
Feeding Hills, MA

The 16th Annual United Way/GDA Golf Tournament is set for August 5, 2017 at Oak Ridge Country Club located at 850 South Westfield Street, Feeding Hills, MA, 01030. Our goal is to raise more than $40,000 to sponsor a guide dog team. Join us for a fun-filled day of golf with lunch, drinks, dinner, raffles, and free gifts for all!
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10th Annual New England Hawgs for Dogs

August 6, 2017
Lincoln, RI

Please join Machinists Union Local 447 on August 6, 2017 for the 10th Annual New England Hawgs for Dogs! All bikers welcome (21 and over) for this rain or shine motorcycle ride to benefit Guide Dogs of America.
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17th Annual John Massetti Memorial Golf Tournament

August 7, 2017

Save the date! The 17th Annual John Massetti Memorial Golf Tournament is set for Monday, August 7, 2017. This great day of golf to benefit GDA will take place at Hillcrest Golf Course located at 2200 Larpenteur Avenue in St. Paul, Minnesota.


IAMAW District 10’s 52nd Annual Golf Outing

August 13, 2017
Lomira, WI

IAMAW District 10’s 52nd Annual Golf Outing is set for Sunday, August 13, 2017. Proceeds from this great day of golf at The Golf Club at Camelot, located at W192 Highway 67, Lomira, WI, will benefit Guide Dogs of America.
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IAM District Lodge 8 Clarence E. “Smitty” Smith Charitable Golf Outing

August 18, 2017
Woodridge, IL

The IAM District Lodge 8 Clarence E. “Smitty” Smith Charitable Golf Outing to benefit Guide Dogs of America is set for Friday, August 18, 2017, at Village Greens of Woodridge located at 1575 W. 75th Street in Woodridge, Illinois 60517.
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9th Annual Stansbury Days Car Show

August 19, 2017

The 9th Annual Stansbury Days Car Show benefiting Guide Dogs of America is set for August 19, 2017 in Stansbury Park, Utah.
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14th Annual District 15 Charles W. Foley Memorial Golf Tournament

August 21, 2017
Stow, MA

International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers, District 15 New England, is proud to announce the 14th Annual District 15 Charles W. Foley Memorial Golf Tournament to benefit Guide Dogs of America. Please join us on Monday, August 21, 2017 at the Stow Acres County Club in Stow, Massachusetts.
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33rd Annual Machinists’ Union Michael & Joyce Day Memorial Golf Tournament

August 25, 2017
Livermore, CA

The 33rd Annual Machinists’ Union Michael & Joyce Day Memorial Guide Dogs of America Charity Golf Tournament is set for Friday, August 25, 2017, at the Poppy Ridge Golf Course located at 4280 Greenville Rd., Livermore, Calif.
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5th Annual Guide Dogs of America Trap Shoot

August 26, 2017
Greenacres, WA

The IAM District 751 – Eastern Washington 5th Annual Guide Dogs of America Trap Shoot is set for Saturday, August 26, 2017 at the Spokane Gun Club located at 19615 E. Sprague Ave, Greenacres, WA.
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GDA Closed

September 4, 2017

Guide Dogs of America will be closed Labor Day.


Guide Dogs of America Annual Float Trip

September 15, 2017
Leasburg, MO

Save the date! The Guide Dogs of America Annual Float Trip will be held September 15 & 16, 2017 at Ozark Outdoors in Leasburg, Missouri. To reserve a campsite or cabins, please contact Joe Eccardt at 314-601-5912.

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9th Annual Spirit of the Midwest Rides For Guides Classic Auto Show

September 17, 2017
Hazelwood, MO

The 9th Annual Spirit of the Midwest Rides For Guides Classic Auto Show is set for September 17, 2017. The show to benefit Guide Dogs of America will be held at IAM District Lodge 837 located at 212 Utz Lane in Hazelwood, MO and will feature cars and trucks of all types. Spectators and participants alike will be sure to enjoy the pride and craftsmanship on display. Food and refreshments will also be available to purchase during the show.
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Annual Hawgs for Dogs Poker Run

September 23, 2017
Hazelwood, MO

The Annual Hawgs for Dogs Poker Run is set for Saturday, September 23, 2017. This ride to benefit Guide Dogs of America starts at District 837 Union Hall located at 212 Utz Lane in Hazelwood, Missouri 63042.
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IAM Local Lodge 1297 & Ohio State Council of Machinists Texas Hold ‘Em

September 29, 2017
Columbus, OH

IAM Local Lodge 1297 and the Ohio State Council of Machinists present the Texas Hold ‘Em Tournament on Friday, September 29, 2017! This event that benefits Guide Dogs of America will be held at 2625 Winchester Pike in Columbus, Ohio 43232.
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Save the Date – Open House

October 7, 2017
Sylmar, CA


Metal Trades Department Golf Tournament

October 9, 2017
Las Vegas, NV

Come join the Metal Trades Department, AFL-CIO at their Charity Golf Tournament benefiting Guide Dogs of America on Monday, October 9, 2017.
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OTCH & Canine Freestyle Champion Michele Pouliot for a special 2 day seminar

October 14, 2017
Sylmar, CA

Guide Dogs of America presents OTCH & Canine Freestyle Champion Michele Pouliot for a special 2 day seminar on Saturday, October 14, 2017 and Sunday, October 15, 2017.
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District 837 Annual Sweet Old Bill Memorial Golf Tournament

October 21, 2017
Florissant, MO

District 837’s Annual Sweet Old Bill Memorial Golf Tournament is set for Saturday, October 21, 2017! All proceeds benefit Guide Dogs of America.
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GDA Closed

November 10, 2017

Guide Dogs of America will be closed Friday in observance of Veteran’s Day.


Graduation!

November 11, 2017
Sylmar, CA

Join us in congratulating our graduates!

All graduations are held outside at GDA and begin promptly at 10:00 am. Everyone is welcome to come and tours are available after the ceremony.
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37th Annual Guide Dogs Charity Golf Tournament

November 17, 2017
Summerlin, NV

Save the date! The 37th Annual Guide Dogs Charity Golf Tournament is set for November 17, 2017 at Angel Park Golf Club located at 100 South Rampart Blvd, Summerlin, Nevada, 89145.
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37th Annual William W. Winpisinger Charity Banquet

November 18, 2017
Las Vegas, NV

Save the date! The 37th Annual William W. Winpisinger Charity Banquet is set for November 18, 2017 at the Paris Las Vegas Hotel & Casino located at 3655 Las Vegas Blvd. South, Las Vegas, Nevada, 89109. Cocktails start at 5:15 p.m., dinner begins at 6:30 p.m.


GDA Closed

November 23, 2017

Guide Dogs of America will be closed Thanksgiving Day.


GDA Closed

November 24, 2017

Guide Dogs of America will be closed the Friday after Thanksgiving Day.


Graduation!

December 16, 2017
Sylmar, CA

Join us in congratulating our graduates!

All graduations are held outside at GDA and begin promptly at 10:00 am. Everyone is welcome to come and tours are available after the ceremony.
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GDA Closed

December 22, 2017

Guide Dogs of America will be closed the Friday before Christmas.


GDA Closed

December 25, 2017

Guide Dogs of America will be closed Christmas Day.


GDA Closed

January 1, 2018

Guide Dogs of America will be closed Monday and Tuesday in observance of New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day.


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