What:  “We really enjoy having KPETS visit our high school library! The January date is right around finals week and the holidays can be stressful too:-) ”

When: January 11th, 2017 from 10:40 a.m. to 1:25 p.m.

Where:  Hempfield High School Library, 200 Stanley Avenue, Landisville, PA 17538

Contact:  Ellen at ellens@kpets.org


January 11, 2017 – We could use several teams at each time slot….lots of kids who love our dogs!

10:40-11:40  Denise H./Livvy

11:40-12:40  Gregg M./Hobbes

12:40-1:25  Gregg M./Hobbes





What:  Students at Lancaster Bible College would love to see our wonderful therapy teams to relax during finals.

When:  Wednesday, December 14th from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Where:   Olewine Dining Center, Lancaster Bible College, 901 Eden Road, Lancaster, PA 17601

Contact:  Ellen or Patti, ellens@kpets.org or pattio@kpets.org


11:00 a.m.-Noon


Noon – 1:00 p.m.

What:  Finals de-stressing with students at York College.

When:   Friday, December 16th from 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Where:  McDougal Lounge, York College, Country Club Road, York, PA 17403

Contact:  Harriet at hubamus@verizon.net

What:  Signature Senior Living is a new personal and memory care facility in Lititz that would like to have KPETS teams come and visit the residents.

When:  Visits and times are flexible. They can be any day of the week.

Where:  Signature Senior Living, 80 W. Millport Road, Lititz, PA 17543

Contact:  Gabrielle Brubaker,

GBrubaker@SignatureSeniorLiving.com , 717-283-4255

Scheduled:  DeborahJ/Rylee- every other Sunday



What:  It’s time to start thinking about Farm Show. Pennsylvania Veterinary Medical Association would like KPETS volunteers at their booth to represent the human/animal bond.

Due to Farm show regulations, we can only have canine teams.  Dogs must be okay with large crowds.

When:  January 7th – 14th, 2017 from 9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Where:  Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex, 2300 N. Cameron St, Harrisburg, PA 17110

Contact:  Melissa MacMullin, mmacmullin@pvmaassure.com, 888-612-7659

Schedule:  Melissa will mail the parking passes to you the week before the event.  She will get your mailing address when you sign up.

Date + Time Slot  + one team per time slot
9 AM-11 AM TonyD/Benny
11 AM- 1 PM Terry Danowski/Rollo
1 PM-3 PM Cathy Farr/Pippa
3PM-5 PM
5 PM- 7 PM
7 PM-9 PM
Sunday, 1/8/2017
9 AM-11 AM
11 AM- 1 PM Bruce Haines/Memphis, Sarah D/Ri
1 PM-3 PM HeidiT/Oliver
3PM-5 PM JanieJ/Quigley
5 PM- 7 PM Melissa Mac/Oliver
7 PM-9 PM  Melissa Mac/Oliver
Monday, 1/9/2017
9 AM-11 AM Karen Wenger/Pollo
11 AM- 1 PM
1 PM-3 PM Alison Bender/Mona
3PM-5 PM
5 PM- 7 PM
7 PM-9 PM
Tuesday, 1/10/2017
9 AM-11 AM
11 AM- 1 PM JulieG/Sage
1 PM-3 PM TrishP/Desi
3PM-5 PM
5 PM- 7 PM Melissa Mac/Oliver
7 PM-9 PM Melissa Mac/Oliver
9 AM-11 AM
11AM-1 PM JulieG/Sage
1PM- 3 PM
3PM-5 PM
5 PM- 7 PM
7 PM-9 PM
Thursday, 1/12/2017
9 AM-11 AM
11 AM- 1 PM
1 PM-3 PM
3PM-5 PM JanieJ/Quigley
5 PM- 7 PM TrishP/Desi
7 PM-9 PM
Friday, 1/13/2017
9 AM-11 AM Tom+Pam M/Shiloh+Sadie
11 AM- 1 PM Trish P/Desi
1 PM-3 PM
3PM-5 PM Melissa Mac/Oliver
5 PM- 7 PMMelissa Mac/Oliver
7 PM-9 PM
Saturday, 1/14/2017
9 AM-11 AM
11 AM- 1 PM Abby D/Quinn
1 PM-3 PM Dena Brewer/Bebe
3PM-5 PM

What:  “Each semester, in recent years, we have had a visit from therapy dogs in the libraries right before final exams to help relieve student stress”

Who:  College students going through finals.

When:  Tuesday, December 13th from 2:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m. in the

Where:  Shadek-Fackenthal Library and the Martin Library of the Sciences, 637 College Ave, Lancaster, PA 17603.

Contact:  Patti at pattio@kpets.org

Shadek-Fackenthal Library

2:00-3:00-KathyF/Brody, DeniseH/Lucy

3:00-4:00 – Dave+ Deb D/Heidi +Cassie

Martin Library of the Sciences

2:00-3:00 LarryW/Flower, FayeH/Watson

3:00-4:00 LarryW/Flower, Diane D/Barkley



What:  We would need hypoallergenic dogs. Many of our homeless guests have expressed a longing for canine companionship. Some adults have special needs such as intellectual disabilities or mental health concerns.”

When:  Tuesday mornings from   9:30 a.m. -11:30 a.m.   OR        1:15 p.m. -2:30 p.m.

Where:  Water Street Rescue Mission, 210 S. Prince Street, Lancaster, PA  17603.

Contact:  Janae Allgire, jallgire@wsm.org   717-358-2051

Scheduled:  Kathy R/Maverick