Our Events

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Throughout the year, we plan a variety of inspiring events that highlight the work we do.


Graduations
– Events held in February/March, June and October to recognize several of the newly formed partnerships of an assistance dog and a person with a disability.
**View our Summer 2022 graduation.
**View our Spring 2022 graduation.
**View our Fall 2021 virtual graduation.
**View our Summer 2021 virtual graduation.
**View our Winter 2021 virtual graduation.
**View our Fall 2020 virtual graduation.
**View our Summer 2020 virtual graduation.


Open Houses
 – Quarterly presentations for those who would like to learn more about Can Do Canines.


The Fetching Ball Gala
– A wonderful evening held each winter, celebrating Can Do Canines.
**View our 2021 virtual event.


Tails of Independence
– A fundraising event that highlights the inspiring ways specially trained assistance dogs are changing lives.
**View our 2021 virtual event.
**View our 2020 virtual event.


Can Do Woofaroo
– Our family-fun festival is held in September and includes a variety of exciting activities.

We invite you to join us at one of our upcoming events. Click on a listing to view more details.

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Open House: August 4, 2022

August 4 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Free

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We will be hosting an open house on Thursday, August 4, from 6-8p.m., at our campus. Potential clients, volunteers, or anyone who might be interested in supporting the organization is invited to attend to learn how an assistance dog changes the life of a person with a disability.

There is no pre-registration for this event, so please join us on August 4. You will be asked to share some contact information at our registration table, upon arrival.

Take a virtual tour of our campus.

Through a self-guided tour, attendees can:
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Watch a trainer demonstrate some general skills an assistance dog can perform.

Demonstration Times:
6:30 p.m.
7:00 p.m.
7:30 p.m.

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 Talk with a Puppy Program volunteer and staff members from our volunteer department.

Presentation Times:
6:15 p.m.
6:45 p.m.
7:15 p.m.

Can Do Canines staff member posing with a yellow lab.

Pose questions to client services coordinators about the application process.

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Meet graduate teams from each of the five types of areas Can Do Canines trains dogs: hearing, mobility, seizure, diabetes and childhood autism.

Details

Date:
August 4
Time:
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Organizer

Can Do Canines
Phone:
763-331-3000
Email:
info@candocanines.org
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Venue

Can Do Canines
9440 Science Center Drive
New Hope, MN 55428 United States
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Phone:
763-331-3000
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