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Dogs & Cats return to Stamford
May
26
1:00 PM13:00

Dogs & Cats return to Stamford

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Once again,  because of the overwhelming success of past visits, authors,  Connie Bombaci and Shawn Flynn, return to the Barnes & Noble in Stamford, Connecticut for a fifth time! These award-winning authors will be on hand signing their books, Hogan's Hope and THE KITTY.

Judea, deaf dog, will greet visitors and demonstrate what loving family members deaf dogs can make. Love and acceptance are the key ingredients!

Come celebrate the Memorial Day weekend and surprise your favorite people with personalized copies of these award-winning, heart-warming stories.

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Tell Me Another: Tails
Apr
21
6:30 PM18:30

Tell Me Another: Tails

  • CT Humane Society @The Town and County Club (map)
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 Connie Bombaci was selected in the audition to present a "tail" from Hogan's Hope.

Connie Bombaci was selected in the audition to present a "tail" from Hogan's Hope.

Anyone who loves a good story is in for a real treat. And if you love animals? Even better.

Seats are on sale now for “Tell Me Another: Tails,” a storytelling show set for Saturday, April 21, 6:30 to 10 p.m., benefiting Connecticut Humane Society pets. Eight storytellers will take to the stage at the Town and County Club, 22 Woodland St., Hartford, to share personal tales (err, tails) of life experiences that all center around animals, according to a press release from the Humane Society.

These aren’t once-upon-a-time, happily-ever-after fairytale stories. They’re personal, they’re emotional, they’re cry-from-laughing-so-hard hilarious, and they’re all real.

Along with a great show, guests can also look forward to delicious hors d’oeuvres, drinks, and a silent auction (think getaways, works of art and culinary packages). The evening includes free on-site parking.

All funds raised at the storytelling event will benefit lifesaving care of pets at CHS. Pets like Norman, a 3-year-old cat found outside as a stray who needed eye surgery in CHS’ medical department and has gone to a new, loving home. And like Mandi, a 10-year-old bulldog/boxer mix who had a mass removed and was monitored for a heart murmur at CHS before finding her new family.

With each pet at CHS receiving full-service medical treatment — ranging from spays, neuters and vaccinations to more complex expert care — by a staff veterinary team, funds for medical care are needed more than ever before. Proceeds from “Tell Me Another: Tails” will support this lifesaving medical attention.

Reserve seats at chstails.auction-bid.org. Anyone interested in nabbing one of the eight storyteller spots can pitch a personal story to CHS by visiting bit.ly/TellYourAnimalStory. Five winners with great stories will be chosen for the opportunity and workshop their piece with Terry Wolfisch Cole, one of the event’s three featured storytellers.

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Holiday Hoopla
Nov
18
9:00 AM09:00

Holiday Hoopla

Connie Bombaci and deaf pup, Judea, will be appearing with other fellow Connecticut authors at the Holiday Craft Fair in the South Windsor High School.  Her book, Hogan's Hope, will be on sale and available for a personalized autograph just in time for the holiday, gift-giving season. 

Address: South Windsor High School, 161 Nevers Road, South Windsor, CT 06074

Doors open at 9:00 AM!

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Dogs & Cats travel to Massachusetts
Oct
7
1:00 PM13:00

Dogs & Cats travel to Massachusetts

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Pet-loving, Connecticut authors, Connie Bombaci and Shawn Flynn, continue to team together for an author appearance and book signing of their books, "Hogan's Hope: A Deaf Hero's Inspirational Quest for Love and Acceptance" and "THE KITTY Who Rescued Me After I Rescued Him." Dog and cat lovers come to enjoy being entertained by this author duo who bring genuine warmth about our four-legged family members to their readers. 

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Author Book Signing
Sep
30
1:30 PM13:30

Author Book Signing

Connie Bombaci will be visiting the Connecticut Building at the Big E in West Springfield, Massachusetts on September 30 from 1:30 - 5:00 PM to sign her book, Hogan's Hope: A Deaf Hero's Inspirational Quest for Love and Acceptance. Hogan's life is revealed as he journeys from severe abuse to triumphant success. Additionally, Connie's deaf dog, Judea, will be in attendance to show customers just how wonderful a deaf pup can be. 

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Author Signing with Judea
Jul
22
11:00 AM11:00

Author Signing with Judea

Connie will be at the wonderful, welcoming Breakwater Books located on the Green in Guilford, Connecticut, to sign her newly published book, Hogan's Hope. Her sweet, deaf pup, Judea, will accompany Connie to demonstrate just how smart deaf dogs are and what great family members they can be with the love and acceptance they deserve.

A special addition is that the Connecticut Humane Society will be in attendance to distribute rescue and adoption information about the exemplary work done to find forever homes for thousands of needy pets. Visitors will be able to seek answers to questions regarding the adoption process and other pet related facts and care.

Connie and Judea's mission is to strengthen the belief that with hope anything is possible.

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Hogan's Hope Presentation
Jul
12
11:00 AM11:00

Hogan's Hope Presentation

Connie, along with Judea, will be visiting the Killingworth Public Library to demonstrate just how smart deaf dogs are and what great family members they can be with the love and acceptance they deserve. Author signing will also be made available at the end of the presentation.

Connie and Judea's mission is to strengthen the belief that with hope anything is possible.

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POSTPONED:                Hogan's Hope Presentation & Author Signing
Jul
6
11:00 AM11:00

POSTPONED: Hogan's Hope Presentation & Author Signing

Connie Bombaci, along with deaf pup Judea, will be visiting the CT Humane where Hogan began his path to being rescued. Connie & Judea will demonstrate how smart and wonderful deaf dogs can be along with making the book, Hogan's Hope, available for purchase and signing. A portion of the proceeds will be donated to the Humane Society.

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POSTPONED  -  Hogan's Hope Book Signing
Jul
6
11:00 AM11:00

POSTPONED - Hogan's Hope Book Signing

This special event is being postponed so we can find a venue that will better accommodate the numbers of people who may attend. 

When the date(s) and location(s) are established, Connie Bombaci, along with deaf pup Judea, will be hosting a book signing for the CT Humane where Hogan began his path to being rescued. Connie & Judea will demonstrate how smart and wonderful deaf dogs can be along with making the book, Hogan's Hope, available for purchase and signing.

A portion of the proceeds will be donated to the Humane Society.

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