Petco “Meet & Greet” Events

Volunteering at Meet & Greets involves talking to potential adopters, caring for available cats/kittens and helping with setup/breakdown. If you are going to bring foster cats/kittens to the event, please note that in the comments when signing up on SignUp Genius.

  • Saturday, May 11, 1:00-4:00 pm, Petco
  • Saturday, June 15, 1:00-4:00 pm, Petco
  • Saturday, June 22, 1:00-4:00 pm, Petco
  • Saturday, July 13, 1:00-4:00 pm, Petco
  • Saturday, August 3, 1:00-4:00 pm, Petco
  • Saturday, August 24, 1:00-4:00 pm, Petco

PetSmart West “Meet & Greet” Events

Volunteering at Meet & Greets involves talking to potential adopters, caring for available cats/kittens and helping with setup/breakdown. If you are going to bring foster cats/kittens to the event, please note that in the comments when signing up on SignUp Genius.

  • Saturday, May 18, 1:00-4:00 pm, Petsmart West
  • Saturday, June 1, 1:00-4:00 pm, PetSmart West
  • Saturday, July 6, 1:00-4:00 pm, PetSmart West
  • Saturday, August 17, 1:00-4:00 pm, PetSmart West

Roxi & Co “Meet & Greet” Events

Volunteering at Meet & Greets involves talking to potential adopters, caring for available cats/kittens and helping with setup/breakdown. If you are going to bring foster cats/kittens to the event, please note that in the comments when signing up on SignUp Genius. Roxi & Co events take place outside in the parking lot between Roxi & Co and Polar Bites.

  • Friday, May 31, 4:00-7:00 pm, Roxi & Co 
  • Friday, June 21, 4:00-7:00 pm, Roxi & Co 
  • Friday, July 12, 4:00-7:00 pm, Roxi & Co

Vishnu Bunny “Meet & Greet” Events

Volunteering at Meet & Greets involves talking to potential adopters, caring for available cats/kittens and helping with setup/breakdown. If you are going to bring foster cats/kittens to the event, please note that in the comments when signing up on SignUp Genius. Vishnu Bunny events take place outside on Phillips Avenue Downtown outside of Vishnu Bunny Tattoo & Piercing.

  • Friday, June 14, 4 – 7 pm, Downtown (outside Vishnu Bunny Tattoo)
  • Friday, July 26, 4 – 7 pm, Downtown (outside Vishnu Bunny Tattoo) 

Eastbank Block Party Events

Volunteering at Eastbank Block Parties involves talking to potential adopters, caring for available cats/kittens and helping with setup/breakdown. If you are going to bring foster cats/kittens to the event, please note that in the comments when signing up on SignUp Genius. These events take place outdoors and involve live music and food trucks. 

  • Friday, May 31, 4 – 7 pm, Downtown (outside Vishnu Bunny Tattoo)
  • Friday, June 14, 4 – 7 pm, Downtown (outside Vishnu Bunny Tattoo)
  • Friday, July 26, 4 – 7 pm, Downtown (outside Vishnu Bunny Tattoo) 

PRIDE Festival

Volunteering at the PRIDE festival involves talking to potential adopters, caring for available cats/kittens and helping with setup/breakdown. If you are going to bring foster cats/kittens to the event, please note that in the comments when signing up on SignUp Genius. Location is Sioux Falls Stadium (we don’t know if it’s inside or outside at this time. Event begins at 11 am, first shift is for setup. 

  • Saturday, June 8, time TBD, PRIDE Festival

Voices Against Cancer 605 Pop Culture con

Volunteering at the the Pop Culture Con is a two day event. It involves talking to potential adopters, monitoring tents where participants can donate money in order to sit in with kittens, caring for available cats/kittens and helping with setup/breakdown. If you are going to bring foster cats/kittens to the event, please note that in the comments when signing up on SignUp Genius. Location is the Sioux Falls Convention Center. Note that times are tentative and subject to change once we get final schedule. We also could use anyone able to help with setup on Friday, July 19. Also cosplay and costumes are encouraged at the event (but not required!)

  • Saturday, July 20 and Sunday, July 21, Time TBD, Voices Against Cancer 605 Pop Culture Con, Sioux Falls Convention Center

Special Events

Volunteering at special events involves talking to potential adopters, monitoring tents where participants can donate money in order to sit in with kittens, caring for available cats/kittens and helping with setup/breakdown. If you are going to bring foster cats/kittens to the event, please note that in the comments when signing up on SignUp Genius. 
  • Tuesday, June 11, 4:00 pm – 7:30 pm, Greater Sioux Falls Chamber of Commerce Business Fair
  • Saturday, August 10, 10:00 am – 2:00 pm, Rescuepalooza at Roxi & Co
  • Saturday, August 17, Riverfest (time TBD)
  • Saturday, September 7, 9 – 5 pm, Sidewalk Arts Festival`