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Celebrating the Animal  Human Bond

Beautiful Joe Heritage Society

Beautiful Joe's Old-Fashioned Family Fun Day

Sunday, July 15, 2018  

Noon to 4:00 p.m. at my Beautiful Joe Park (162 Edwin Street, Meaford)

2018 is the 125th Anniversary of "Beautiful Joe" - the book about me!

Come celebrate with my friends at Beautiful Joe Heritage Society and the Meaford Public Library as they present great fun for all ...  and it's a free event with live music

Activities include:

  • Professional Canine Demonstrations
  • A Reading in the Park - you can even to read to a therapy dog (they love that, you know!)
  • Kids Crafts & Old Fashioned Games
  • A Blessing of the Animals
  • Boxed Lunch (small fee)
  • and more - even doggie ice cream!

 Ask BJHS about a tour!

 (Donations gratefully accepted at this free event)


Enjoy reading and participating in my website and if you would like to tell us your animal companion story or volunteer for our Society we’d love to hear from you (you should see my tail wagging just thinking about it), please send us an email or friend us on Facebook,
or if you’re old fashioned like Margaret Marshall Saunders, you can write to us at:
Beautiful Joe Heritage Society
PO Box 3304, Meaford, Ontario, Canada N4L 1A5
Tel: (519) 538-5895 Email:

Beautiful Joe Heritage Society preserves and promotes the historical legacies of both 'Beautiful Joe' and
Margaret Marshall Saunders and celebrates the natural bond between animals and humans.