Wed. 10/26
5:00 pm to 11:00 pm
Community Event
Join everyone at Exploration Gateway at Sippo Lake Park
5712 12th St NW
Canton, OH
Questions? 330-479-2336

The Event: Friends of Stark Parks invites you to an evening of art creation, as local artists compose masterpieces inspired by Stark Parks' wildlife ambassadors. Art and raise-the-paddle auctions to follow a catered dinner.

The Cause: Dedicated staff, volunteers, and veterinarians a at Stark Parks' Wildlife Conservation Center serve 1,600-1,800 injured wildlife annually. The Center is one of area's only facilities dedicated to wildlife rehabilitation and preservation.

The Tickets: $125 per person // Checks may be mailed to:
Friends of Stark Parks
5300 Tyner St NW
Canton, OH 44708
Online registration available at // For questions, call 330.477.3552

The Attire: Business of cocktail attire is recommended.

The Honoree: Gary Riggs DVM:AVBP, Barberton Veterinary Clinic // Over the past seven years, Dr. Riggs has donated an invaluable amount of time to the care of wildlife, including weekly checks of animals. Since 2009, release rates have increased to 64%, exceeding the national average.

The Resident Artists for the Evening:
- Marty Chapman, Market Street Art Spot
- Dyanne Williams, Dyanne Williams Mosiacs
- Sandy Paradis, Lynda Tuttle's Art Center
- Kathy Jevec
- Margene May, Lynda Tuttle's Art Studio
- Sally Priscilla Lytle, Market Street Art Spot
- Tom Freeland

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