Source: The Independent

Sweet Charities

by Jessica Mackin

October 03, 2012

Deadline for submissions is Thursday at noon. Fax them to 631-324-6496 or email to

ARF Stroll To The Sea

ARFís 19th Annual Stroll to the Sea Dog Walk will take place Saturday from 9 AM to noon. Pedigrees, designer dogs and mutts are all welcome to take the two-mile walk to the ocean starting from Mulford Farm in East Hampton. Free microchipping, contests and treats will be available. Dylan Lauren of Dylanís Candy Bar will cut the ribbon to start the walk. Register and collect pledges online at

Pet Celebration Luncheon

On Monday from 12:30 PM to 5 PM the Pet Celebration and Luncheon event at the Oceanside Beach Resort in Montauk will be held. There will be music, pet vendors, raffles, pet costume contests, adoptable pets, goody bags, yummy food for humans and dogs alike, dog festivities and much more.†The event is being held to celebrate the completion of A Journey Four Paws, in which Irene Rabinowitz and her 10-year old dog Sydney will be walking the last 10-miles of their 70-mile, four day journey into Montauk. For tickets visit

Halloween Ballroom

Tickets now on sale for the Halloween Ballroom Benefit Dance with DJ Louis del Prete at Riverhead Polish Hall on October 26 from 8 PM to midnight. Tickets are $15 in advance and benefit Living Well Yoga and Fitness. For tickets visit

Run For The Ridley

15th Annual 5K Run for the Ridley to benefit the Riverhead Foundation for Marine Research and Preservation and Kempís ridley sea turtles will take place on†October 20. The run starts on Main Street in Riverhead. Check in starts at 8 AM. For more info visit