Big Thank You to Michael P. Schlabach for donating the Cardi B rodeo ticket auction proceeds to the Gardenia E. Janssen Animal Shelter & a great BIG thank you to Chandra Polk for purchasing them for $505.00!! You both are so AWESOME!! THANK YOU. THANK YOU. Also pictured: Goat
Happy 4th Birthday and Thank You to Sutton McKee for asking for donations at her birthday party and for visiting with our animals and handing out treats! Such a sweet little girl and beautiful animal loving personality!
Happy Birthday Chloe (11 years old) & Phoebe (9 years old) Ritch! Second year in a row they have donated items in the GJ Animal Shelter in lieu of gifts. Parents are Patrick & Keelia Ritch. Date of Donation: Thursday, December 28, 2017. Thank You!
Waldeck Lutheran Church, located at 6915 Waldeck Church Lane, Ledbetter, held their annual Pet Blessing Service on Sunday, October 8th. Ten dogs received a blessing by Pastor David Tinker. A plush dog was there to represent 2 additional dogs which were at home. Donations of pet food and monies were collected at worship, and these were given to the Gardenia Janssen Animal Shelter in La Grange.
The Sunday School of Waldeck Lutheran Church sponsors this event each year. They assist with the service and provide refreshments following the service. The Sunday School staff consists of Dana Polasek, director and teacher; Nila Kneip, secretary-treasurer, and Margaret Bernhausen, teacher. Waldeck Lutheran Church meets for worship each Sunday at 8:00 a.m.
The pets and their families on October 8 after worship at Waldeck Lutheran Church.