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GAB: ASPCA’s All-American Summer events continue

ASPCA All-American Summer events continue

The ASPCA’s All-American Summer series of events will continue with the third annual Pet Adoption Explosion Saturday, July 26 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. To start the day off, the Bone to Ride Motorcycle Ride will begin at the American Legion Post 223, located at 4635 Highway 78 in Loganville at 9 a.m. At 11 a.m., a free hot rod and car show will begin at the animal shelter and run for the rest of the day.

Throughout the day, visitors will be able to enjoy food trucks, a live dog show and displays from several vendors. Pets will also be available for adoption for a reduced fee throughout the event.

The Gwinnett Animal Welfare and Enforcement Center is located at 684 Winder Highway in Lawrenceville. For more information or to register your car for the car show, call 770-339-3200 or visit www.gwinnettanimalcontrol.com.

Dept. of Water Resources offers smart irrigation workshop

The Department of Water Resources is offering a workshop on smart irrigation from 7 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, July 24. Participants will learn about efficient outdoor watering practices and how to maintain an irrigation system. They will also receive a free outdoor watering efficiency kit. Pre-registration is required.

For more information or to register for the event, call 678-376-6722 or send an email with your name and address to dwrconserve@gwinnettcounty.com.

Punt, Pass and Kick to be held at Rhodes Jordan Park Saturday

On Saturday, July 26, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., boys and girls ages 6 to 15 will be able to compete in punting, passing and kicking at Rhodes Jordan Park. Participants will compete in separate age groups and be scored on distance and accuracy. They will also earn the chance to advance to a regional- and state-level competition at the Georgia Dome.

Rhodes Jordan Park is located at 100 East Crogan Street in Lawrenceville. To participate in the competition, you must provide a valid birth certificate, complete entry form and a parental signature. For more information or to register, call 678-277-0860 or visit www.nflppk.com.

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