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  Spring is HERE!


That means LAMA show season is here!

Check out the ILR Calendar of Events
for upcoming activities in the lama world!

See the May~July events below.

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May 2011
May 7 to May 8, 2011
Time: 10:00 am
Show ID = 426
Event Type: ILR Sanctioned Show

Event Name: Mountaineer Llama Show 2011

Hank Kauffman (C,AT)
Judith Ross (C,AT)

ILR Sanctioned Llama Show, Halter, Performance & Fleece On classes.

Contact email: dobbelalamas@fairpoint.net
More Information: www.mountaineerllamashow.com

May 13 to May 15, 2011
Show ID = 449
Event Type: ILR Sanctioned Show

Event Name: 2011 Lamapalooza
Rice County Fairgrounds - Faribault, Minnesota

Jan Gordon
Pauline Funk

* Where: Rice County Fairgrounds - Faribault, Minnesota
* What: The 2011 Lamapalooza will be an ILR sanctioned show
* Judges: Jan Gordon - Halter & Performance; Fleece judge - Pauline Funk
* Superintendent: Ron Pottebaum
Contact email: LazyAcresLlamas@msn.com
More Information: www.lamasofmn.org/lomlamapalooza.cfm

May 14, 2011
Time: 10:00 AM
Show ID = 431
Event Type: ILR Sanctioned Show

Event Name: 2011 Eastern Ohio Llama Show
Jefferson County Fairgrounds at Friendship Park in Smithfield, Ohio

Terry Duespohl (C,AT)

Ribbons to 4th place
Premium money as entries allow
Welcome to come and stay the night before at the fairgrounds.
Judge Terry Duespohl

Contact email: tarrhillllamas@windstream.net
More Information:

May 20 to May 21, 2011
Time: 0
Show ID = 450
Event Type: ILR Sanctioned Show

Event Name: Ohio River Llama Festival 2011
Franklin Furnace, OH

ILR and ALSA Sanctioned; Judges Beth Myers (halter/performance) and Judy Ross (fiber);youth classes; special needs; subjunior; halter classes; we are encouraging everyone to bring your Classic Llamas; Friday night youth classes will begin and fun night; vendors welcome; camper hookups; silent auction; come to have a good time; tropical theme; dress casual (except for showmanship and always wear proper shoes - no open toes and no open back slip ons).
Contact email: orlf@zoominternet.net
More Information: users.zoominternet.net/~orlf

May 21 to May 22, 2011
Time: 10-5 and 12-5
Event Type: Recreational Events

Event Name: Buck Hollow Llamas Inc. Open Barn.
Birdsboro, PA

Buck Hollow Llamas Inc. Open Barn. Come see our awarding winning line up of studs and their offspring. Come learn about llama care and shop at the various vendors. Come interact with some of the calmest llamas in the country.
Contact email: carol@buckhollowllamas.com
More Information: www.buckhollowllamas.com

May 21 to May 22, 2011
Show ID = 461
Event Type: ILR Sanctioned Show

Event Name: COLA Festival - Black & Blue Show 2011
Prineville, OR

Mary Jo Miller (C,AT)
Margaret Henry

23rd Annual Central Oregon Llama Association Show at Crook County Fairgrounds, Prineville, OR.

ILR Sanctioned double point Halter Show and single point Performance & Fleece Show.

Non ILRclasses - Private Treaty Sale - Sat Dinner - Camping available

Go to http://www.CentralOregonLlamas.net and click on Festival for complete show information and entry packet. Or, check online ILR Show Manager.

Contact email: jpllamas@bendbroadband.com
More Information: www.centraloregonllamas.net

May 28 to May 29, 2011
Show ID = 463
Event Type: ILR Sanctioned Show

Event Name: Northeast Tennessee Llama Show 2011
White Pine, Tennessee

Contact email: ayers@walnutridgellamas.com
More Information: www.TNLlamaShow.com

June 2011

June 3 to June 4, 2011
Event Type: Sale and Auctions

Event Name: Field of Dreams Llama Sale
Garland NE

Come join us for a weekend of fun at the sale of two lifetimes! McRoberts Game Farm -- Jerry & Barb McRoberts and RTC Llama Ranch -- Randy & Tara Cipriano are offering 60 to 70 show to breeding quality llamas for auction in early June. Click on the website address to view animal pictures, pedigrees, blurbs and schedule of events.
Contact email: contact@rtcllamaranch.com
More Information: www.rtcllamaranch.com

June 3 to June 5, 2011
Time: 10am-4pm
Event Type: Workshops

Event Name: Creating a 6 Figure Income from Farm Store & Farmers Markets
Stockton, NJ

With over 35 years of experience in creating on-farm retail sales, we will help you conceptualize your store from start to finish. From designing and building an on-farm store or setting up shop in a store off the farm, learn the differences and decide which path will work best for you. Learn to plan the product line for your demographics, and how to create a six figure income stream from products sold in the store representing your farm. The second seminar is an in-depth, step-by-step plan for success in creating a six figure income stream by selling alpaca products at Farmers Markets and other niche marketplaces. Learn how to launch your Farmers Market endeavor with our tried and true tricks of the trade which includes vehicle selection, navigating market rules and regulations, creating inventory lists, as well as product display, and branding your farm and products. You will also learn how to compile data and information needed to measure your success with market analyses.

Contact email: WoodsEdgeEvents@aol.com
More Information: www.WoodsEdge.com

June 11 to June 12, 2011
Show ID = 424
Event Type: ILR Sanctioned Show

Event Name: Jingle Bells Extravaganza 2011

Save the Date for the 3rd Annual Jingle Bells Extravaganza. This Christmas theme show (including Christmas theme performance courses) will be happening on June 11-12, 2011 in Washington.

We are continuing our tradition of NEW and FUN concepts. Our entry fees are very reasonable and we offer youth, performance, halter, fleece and finished product classes. Again this year we will have 2 halter/performance youth judges and 2 fiber judges. We have a free Friday night "Dog Dinner" you won't want to miss. There is something for everyone and we are trying to cater to all ages, abilities and pocketbooks!

Contact email: llamas@turbonet.com
More Information: www.palouse.net/llamas

June 17 to June 19, 2011
Time: All day!
Show ID = 445
Event Type: ILR Sanctioned Show

Event Name: ILR-SD International Gathering of Friends and Champions
Des Moines, Iowa

The First Annual ILR-SD International Show - Gathering of Friends and Champions is going to be a reality!

REMINDER:  In order to show in the ILR-SD First Annual International Gathering of Friends and Champions on June 17-19, 2011, you must be an ILR-SD member. There are no animal qualifications for this 2011 International Gathering so just get your membership paperwork in order and plan to attend this Can't Miss Event! Click here for more "Gathering" Details

Hope to see YOU there!

Contact email: ilr@lamaregistry.com, kmber@pressenter.com
More Information: www.lamaregistry.com

July 2011
July 1 to July 3, 2011
Event Type: Recreational Events

Event Name: PNW BCL Rendezvous
Cutsforth Park, Oregon

2011 Annual PNW Backcountry Llama Rendezvous
Located SE of Heppner

Have fun working with llamas while learning more about packing, camping, cooking, fishing and driving! A beginners overnight pack trip is planned on the 3rd. 4-H and FFA members receive 50% discount.
Contact email: llamas@rattlesnakeridgeranch.com
More Information: www.rattlesnakeridgeranch.com/rendezvous11.htm

July 7 to July 10, 2011
Time: ALL Day
Event Type: Workshop

Event Name: West Coast ILR Judges and Audit Clinic
Bellingham, Washington

ILR fiber and halter/performance/youth clinic for judges and non-judges. Information on site listed below!

Online Forms:

Contact email: jnkllamas@nas.com
More Information: www.home.nas.com/jnkllamas/judgesclinicmain.htm

July 21 to July 23, 2011
Time: 8:00 AM all day
Show ID = 458
Event Type: ILR Sanctioned Show

Event Name: Ohio State Fair Llama and Fiber Show 2011
Fairgrounds - Columbus, Ohio

Would like to see you at the \"23rd Ohio State Fair Llama and Fiber Show. Great facility, full slate of classes for all ages and skills, and super awards for lots of stuff! Halter judge is Terry Duespohl, Performance judge is Mike Haumschild, and Fiber judge is Patty Moran. Excellent Fiber Show - bring or send your entries. Pizza Party Exhibitor Meeting followed by lots of fun activities all evening involving the audience! Deadline is always June 20. Access all info and entry form at www.ohiostatefair.com Definitely an \"all family show\", ages 7 to 97. You won\'t be disappointed!
Contact email: donnatimberlane@aol.com
More Information: timberlanellamas.com


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