Dog show, golf tournament planned to raise money for advocacy group

Two events have been scheduled to raise money for Court Appointed Special Advocates of Mesa County.

A benefit billed as a doggie extravaganza is set for 10 a.m. to

3 p.m. June 2 at Long Family Memorial Park at 3117 F Road in Grand Junction. The event will include a dog show as well as children’s activities, food and vendors. An entry in the dog show costs $10.

A nine-hole glow golf tournament is set for June 15 at Chipeta  Golf Course, 229 29 Road in Grand Junction. Check-in is set to start at 6:30 p.m. Play will begin at 9:30 p.m. Admission in the four-person scramble is $65 and includes golf, appetizers, two drinks and an entry into a raffle.

Court Appointed Special Advocates of Mesa County trains and supervises volunteers to represent the best interests of children who are the victims of abuse and neglect. For more information, call 242-4191 or log on to www.casamc.org.