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Kendall Whittier releases 2020 calendar featuring shop dogs

TULSA – Canines take the spotlight for a 2020 calendar, releasing this month, featuring shop dogs of Kendall Whittier.

The “K9s of K-Dub” calendar is a 13-month calendar beginning in January of 2020 with four-legged furry friends each month. The calendar highlights shop dogs, owner dogs or regular visitors of Kendall Whittier.

On sale for $20 at select Kendall Whittier merchants. It is a fundraiser for Kendall Whittier Main Street, and 100 percent of the proceeds go to supporting the ongoing revitalization of the historic Kendall Whittier area.

“This calendar was so much fun to work on,” said Jessica Jackson, director of Kendall Whittier Main Street. “Kendall Whittier is a fairly dog-friendly neighborhood, so we decided to use this calendar to help promote that.”

The calendar was photographed, designed and printed locally. It was sponsored by Peoples Bank.

“Tulsa pet photographer Caryle Barton was the creative mind behind the photos,” Jackson said. “She was a joy to work with, and captured the personalities of the dogs and businesses perfectly.”

The calendars are limited edition and may sell out quickly. They will be on sale at Circle Cinema, Fair Fellow Coffee, Heirloom Rustic Ales, Whitty Books and Ziegler’s Frame & Art after Thanksgiving.

Pre-order by calling 918-633-1934. Pre-orders can be picked up on Small Business Saturday, November 30, at the Welcome Booth on the corner of Admiral & Lewis from 9:30-11:30 a.m., or the following Monday, December 2, at the Main Street office, 2205 E. Admiral Blvd.

Kendall Whittier Main Street is a nonprofit organization striving to transform the area back to a thriving, walkable commercial district and supporting its ongoing growth. Kendall Whittier is a Certified Cultural District.

For more information about the Kendall Whittier Main Street or to pre-order the calendar, call or text Jackson at 918-633-1934 or email us. For more information about Caryle Barton Photography, visit her website.

K-Dub Clean Up: Volunteer Opportunity!

We’re cleaning up the K-Dub! We are rolling up our sleeves, getting our friends together and making our neighborhood shine!

We’d love your help, even if you just have one hour to give! It takes a village, and our village is truly the best!

K-Dub Clean Up & Beautification
Saturday, Oct. 5, 10am-5pm* – Clean Up
Vests, trash bags and gloves provided by City of Tulsa
Meet at Whittier Square at Admiral & Lewis

Sunday, Oct. 6, 10am-5pm* – Planting & Beautification
Partnership with Southwood Landscape and Nursery.
Meet at Whittier Square at Admiral & Lewis

– Feel free to bring shovels, garden hoes, weed eaters, rakes, garden sheers and anything else you think might be helpful!
– Water for volunteers will be provided!
– Bring the whole family out. We’ll have something for even young helpers!
– Kendall Whittier Main Street is a 501c3 nonprofit organization. Volunteers hours for scholarships and community service are available.

*Times subject to shifting due to weather. Check Facebook for details.

Volunteer with Kendall Whittier

Kendall Whittier Main Street is looking for creative, energetic neighbors to join their team as a volunteer! Volunteer opportunities vary depending on time of the year and current projects. This is a great opportunity for students who need community service hours (KWMS is a 501c3 nonprofit!) or seniors or professionals looking to give back in their area of interest and expertise. It’s even great for families!

If you’re interested in learning more, please fill out the form below. We will contact you soon!

Volunteer Form

 

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