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76 convention preview I www.avmaconvention.orgThe American Veterinary Medical Foundation EventsFriday, July 15A Night at the Zoo6:00 pm - 9:00 pm $50 Adults, $25 for children 12 and under.A 'Welcome to St. Louis Event' supporting the year-long work of AVMF on behalf of animals. Enjoy an evening of food and cocktails while exploring the zoo during this private event. Exclusive activities include:. 7:30-8:30 pm Stingray exclusive - up close and personal. 7:30-8:30 pm Trains running to various points of interests in the zoo. 7:30-8:30 Penguin and puffins after hours exclusive Ticket proceeds benefit the AVMF's mission to embrace and advance the well-being and medical care of animals. Tickets can be purchased online at . For more details go to HostSaturday, July 16Fourth Annual Our Oath in Action Volunteer Project9:00 am - 5:00 pm$20 (includes t-shirt, transportation, lunch)Volunteer your time to help the St. Louis area animal shelters. Veterinarians, students, family members, convention attendees and community members can support a great cause while in St. Louis. Have fun while painting, cleaning and improving the local shelters.All volunteers must be pre-registered. Children must be 13 years of age or older and accompanied by an adult. The project will run from 9:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. For more information go to or contact Cindy Rutkowski at Register at Special Thanks to Premier PartnerAVMA P3 Partner

not final yet Join the conversation! #AVMAconv I convention preview 77 Sporting Events Monday, July 18Sporting Clays8:00 am - 3:00 pm (Bus leaves at 6:30am)world shooting & recreational complex, sparta, il Fee $110This world-class shooter's paradise hosts the annual "Grand American," the premiere trap shooting event in the country, as well as the "World Cup Challenge" sporting clays tournament. Scores will be compiled in a Lewis scoring format and prizes will be awarded at the post tournament luncheon.Fee includes: Transportation, continental breakfast, 100 sporting clay targets, ammunition, and lunch. Note:  Bring your own eye and ear protection. Limited gun rentals are available for $10 by calling 1-618-295-2702. Registration is required in advance. Limited number will be accepted on site.Sunday, July 17Golf Outing8:00 am - 3:00 pm (Bus leaves at 6:30 am)spencer t. olin golf course, alton, ilFee: $110 Putt on over to this 7,000 yd. championship course designed by Arnold Palmer.Fee includes: Transportation, continental breakfast, green fees, cart rental, post tournament luncheon and prizes.Limited golf clubs are available for rent. Contact the golf course directly, 618-465-3888, X1 to reserve. Register today at is required in advance. Limited onsite availabilty.Trails for Tails 5k Walk/RunSunday, July 177:00 am START at America's CenterAdults: $25/children under 12 are freeJoin your colleagues and members of the St. Louis community for this annual AVMA event. Proceeds will benefit select St. Louis area shelters as well as the animal welfare programs of the AVMF.Registration includes a t-shirt, refreshments and awards.Register at