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Breed Events

 

 

 

Our upcoming events can be found here with more information to be added as it becomes available.  To view previous Lappy events and show results please click on the link above.


Join us in May 2014

 

 

WHERE:

Topeka Capitol Plaza and Convention Center
1717 SW Topeka Blvd.
Topeka, KS, 66612
Show Site Information -  Kansas Expocentre http://ksexpo.com/ 

   
WHEN: May 9 through May 11, 2014
   
WHAT: FLCA 2014 National Specialty/Supported Entry
Show Weekend Chairperson ~ Cecile Toth
   

Make your plans now to wind up in Topeka, KS for our National Specialty, held in conjunction with the Sunflower Kennel Club of Olathe, KS all breed show.  Friday we are having a Lappy only match and sweepstakes, followed immediately by our Titleholder’s Spectacular.  At 4:00 PM Judge’s Education is on the docket.  Saturday and Sunday are the all breed show. 

Saturday night is our Banquet and Annual Meeting.  Banquet reservation forms are linked here. 

HOTEL RESEVATION INFO:  Here is hotel information for the Capitol Plaza, our host hotel.  We have a block of 20 rooms.  If you are sure you are attending, it would be a good idea to book your room early.  Rooms not booked by the approximately three weeks before the show will be released to the public.

Instructions for booking on the Capitol Plaza Website or calling the hotel directly (*please note two different codes depending on how the reservation is booked):

Reservations can be made online at www.capitolplazahoteltopeka.com Click on “Reservations” and you will be redirected to reservations page.  Select “Groups” to continue booking. The attendee code for the discounted rate is LAPPHUND. Once the code is entered, you will be able to select the dates and book your reservation. OR, call the hotel directly at (800) 579-7937 (please mention you are part of FINNISH LAPPHUND CLUB OF AMERICA or group code FLCA).


AIRPORT INFO: - Flying in for the 2014 will be to the Kansas City International Airport.  There is a shuttle (Roadrunner) that runs to Topeka and will transport dogs.  Since the hotel/Expocentre are all on one property and full service, unless you wanted to take a side trip there should be no reason to rent a car.
 


The weekend events will include:
Friday,
May 9th
FLCA "B" Match
Puppy & Veteran Sweepstakes ~ Entry form linked here
*Veteran SWEEPS are open to champions of record, neutered males and spayed bitches
Titleholder's Spectacular ~ Entry form linked here

*All Titleholder's Sepctacular entrants must have an AKC title, but entry is open to intact as well as spayed or neutered dogs
Judges Education ~ Afternoon following the match
Saturday,
May 10th
Sunflower Kennel Club
FLCA Supported entry
Judges: 
Breed - Mrs. Monica Canestrini  *  Group - TBA
Banquet & Annual Meeting ~ Evening
Sunday,
May 11th
Sunflower Kennel Club
FLCA Supported entry
Judges:  Breed - TBA   *   Group - TBA
Through the all-breed shows Sunflower Kennel Club
4-6 month beginner puppy show
Judge ~ Lisa Toth
Obedience and rally.

 

To make this a weekend to remember for the FLCA members, volunteers and sponsors are needed and welcome.  To volunteer for a committee or sponsor a trophy, please contact the event chairperson, Cecile Toth at polargoldsibes@gmail.com.

Make your plans in May 2014 for "Winding Up In Topeka"!