Celebrates NARS 6th Official Year in
Animal Rescue and
(45 years animal rescue/rehab experience)
Please check back for updated lists of special events, horsemanship classes and day camp dates/times, guest speakers, registration information, as well as upcoming events for the 2015-16 season.
Register for individual 1/2 or full Day Camps,
A Day in the Life of a NARS Rescued Animal
*Dates/Times are subject to change and will be posted immediately upon receipt of those changes. Anyone registered for classes and day camps will be notified personally should there be a change in their schedules.
All NARS Volunteers are notified of dates and times several days prior to any volunteer day, event or activity.
If you have gone through the interview process and have been approved to be a NARS volunteer and have not been notified via email or phone, please contact us as we want to make sure your information has been added to our network. Thank you.
Begin accepting registrations for NARS educational tours and Day Camps "A Day in the Life of a Rescued Animal"
Month long Garage Sale Sponsored by Thrifty Paws, Inc. (a Non-Profit division of NARS) 100% of all proceeds goes directly to the animals care.
Bringing it back to the basics. Grab your blanket, a couple chairs, pack a picnic basket, and sit back and enjoy the show!
Please get your NARS Volunteer Application Form in ASAP to be included in our Fun Volunteer Days, Events and Activities.
*You must have an approved NARS Volunteer Application Form on file to be able to volunteer at our facility. Please use the Contact Us link from our menu or email us directly at firstname.lastname@example.org should you like a the Volunteer App emailed to you.
Registration fee: $10
1/2 Day: $45.00
Full Day: $75.00
All Camp fees/donations are tax-deductible. 100% of all donations goes to provide medical care and quality nutrition to rescued animals.
Day Camp for Horse/Animal Lovers
Be a part of a day in the life of the Northwoods Rescue animal and their caregivers. Go behind the scenes and learn all about the rescued animal, how s/he gets here and what it takes to care for a rescue animal. Learn about our adoption, rehabilitation and sanctuary programs. You'll help feed, groom and spend time with each of our rescued animals and help us make a difference in in their lives and yours.
Makes for wonderful birthday and holiday gifts for that animal lover in your life!
*Please Contact Us from the link on our menu to request a NARS Day Camp Registration Form or email us directly at email@example.com
May 2014 & 2015
October 22, 2011
August 20, 2011
MN No-Kill Walk For The Animals
NARS 2nd Annual "Northwoods Rocks" Fundraiser and Concert Event
Northwoods Bonfire Celebration
Join us for an evening of celebration from 6:30-10:00pm in Andover, MN at the Northwoods Big Silver Barn & Grounds.
First Annual NORTHWOODS ROCKS! 2011
Join us for a night of PHENOMENAL MUSIC from 6:30-10:00pm in Andover, MN at the Northwoods Big Silver Barn & Grounds. Event benefiting the rescue animals of Northwoods Animal Rescue & Sanctuary as well as surrounding rescues we work closely with.
Featuring...the EXTREMELY TALENTED
Bomba de Luz!!!
Buddy B and The Kind
WE ARE FINALLY HOME!!!
for the out pour of love and support through this very challenging time.
HEARTFELT THANKS TO:
My Beautiful Children; Kiana & Makayla
The Awesome Anderson's
Shang Berg, Edina Realty
Gwen & Ernie
D & Rose
Mary & Don S.
Kristen & Dane
Alex, Jill, Lori & Hubby, Andover Firefighters
Brian, Lucas, The Herren Family, Chris H, Deb A, Cindy H
Trevor & Crew from Above & Beyond Moving Services,
Trent Morrell Companies, Soderstrom's Septic, Dusty's Drain Cleaning,
A1 Recycling & Appliance Center, Big Bob's Flooring
and VERY SPECIAL THANKS TO;
An extraordinary human being, an truly incredible woman, an angel & friend
to every single person that contacted us to send their prayers and support!
WE COULD NOT HAVE DONE IT WITHOUT YOU.
Elisa & The Entire NARS Family
It's time to get back to work! :)
REGARDLESS OF THE HEAT...
AND IT WAS
The 2nd Annual
Northwoods Animal Rescue Sanctuary's
Music Concert & Fundraising Event 2012
WAS A SUCCESS!!!
(Also performed...the VERY TALENTED...
Equine Massage Therapy THIS IS WHAT IT IS ALL ABOUT! Caring For Mini Horses
Rescue & Recovery Proper Administration of IM Injection/Maintaining Health & Wellness
THANK YOU EVERYONE WHO BRAVED THE HEAT
AND CAME OUT TO SHOW YOUR SUPPORT!
Buddy B and The Kind (Johnny Tornado)- Northwoods Rocks! 2011
(NARS Supports local business and talent)
2012 NORTHWOODS ROCKS! BANDS
(Band Covers/Original Music/Rap)
6PM Johnny Tornado
Returning to the Northwoods Stage! These guys are awesome (Country/Mix)
7PM Bomba de Luz
Returning to the Northwoods Stage! (Jazzy/Indie/Alternative/Original Music)
(Super Cool/Reggae Infused/Original Music)
Nail Artistry By Bailey
Sydney's Face Painting
Photographer, Cindy Anderson of
SPECIAL PORTRAIT PRICING
$10 / digital picture.
You will receive full print rights.
ALL proceeds go to NARS
Prominence Photography will be photographing anyone that wants pictures taken with one of the beautiful NARS rescued animals or get your holiday or special photo taken on the wonderful landscape in this charming country setting.
FOOD/DRINK PROVIDED BY:
The Wedge Community Co-op
Hampden Park Co-op
SPECIAL THANKS TO:
Lowe'sSpecial Events Tent Rental
Sanitation Stations of Andover, MN
SILENT AUCTION GOODIES PROVIDED BY:
LearningRx, Maple Grove
(Brain Games & Goodies Gift Basket valued at $400.00 & $199.00 Learning Assessment)
Anoka Grassroots Co-op
Pets Supplies Plus Burnsville
Good Earth Edina
Good Earth Roseville
Chuck and Don's Elk River and Bloomington
Lakewinds Natural Foods
French Meadow Bakery
Linden Hills Co-op
Seward Community Cafe
Joanie Bauman Tupperware
VERY SPECIAL THANKS TO:
Heidi J, Cindy A & Family, Gwen & Ernie, Darron N, Judy C, Mark D, Kiana, Mak, & Alex and to ALL OUR WONDERFUL NARS VOLUNTEERS!!!
YOU GUYS ROCK!
NARS Bonfire Celebration
We are about to get this party started! Felt so good to watch the wood from the storm damage burn, to look around at all the people who helped restore Northwoods and see everyone laughing and having such a good time!
Was the perfect evening to celebrate the wonderful volunteers, friends and family of NARS. Is so thankful for you all!
Was so much fun!
Our very first 2011
Northwoods Rocks! Music Concert & Fundraiser
was a success!!!
Thank you to EVERYONE that came out to enjoy what was an absolutely perfect night of phenomenal music and great friends! Looks forward to our 2nd Annual
Northwoods Rocks! Music Concert & Fundraising Event coming in spring of 2012!
Very Special Thanks;
Northwoods Rocks! was a team effort of amazing adults and a some absolutely wonderful kids. Each of them lending their backs as well as their hearts in helping to create an incredible event. I want to thank Gwen & Ernie-who were absolutely instrumental throughout and gave so much of themselves, to Denise & her hubby Jim for your friendship, support and blood...Jim has the scar to prove it), to Dave from Anoka Meats (I and my family may be Veges...but you can't help but love Dave-just a wonderful, generous man and if we were meat eaters...there would be no other guy to go to), to the Larkin boys (special thanks to Tyler, you risked life and limb to give the minis a roof and to help cut up that giant oak), to my cousin Colette and friend Gordy, to my 2 incredible girls-and I do mean INCREDIBLE! I can't begin to thank them for EVERYTHING, to Cindy my farrier, to my hay guy Doug and his family, to my neighbor's Dell & Agie, to Randy at Mickman's, to the entire Andover community and all my wonderful friends for traveling from all over to support me, my family and the animals of Northwoods. And to 3 great bands...Buddy B and the Kind (no joke when you see the word "Kind" as these guys have huge hearts!, to the 3 super sweet and talented guys of Post-Mercury and to Bomba de Luz, you 4 are as talented as you are compassionate and amazing! Truly a gifted bunch of people as well as grounded, kind, and a lot of fun! I am so thankful for each and every one of you!
Thank you. Much love. Elisa of NARS
XO XO XO