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The Annual Gatherings at Sunnybank

*The Gathering  2014 is August 16 and 17

Previous Gatherings Slide Show

Sponsored by the Collie Health Foundation,Inc
Memorial Bench
Bench honoring Claire Leishman for her efforts to preserve Sunnybank (2009)
Photo by Marianne Padgett.
Bench Dedication
Judy Leathers and Claire Leishman at the dedication of the bench honoring Claire (2009)
Photo by Marianne Padgett.
Sale Items
Items for sale to help preserve Sunnybank and for the Collie Health Foundation.
Photo by Marianne Padgett.
Picking a Puppy
Some of the volunteers in the popular seminar, "How to Pick a Perfect Puppy" conducted by Nancy McDonald (2009)
Photo by Marianne Padgett.
Rescued Collies
Gerri Oliver awarding a ribbon at the Parade of Rescued Collies at the Gathering 2009
Photo by Marianne Padgett.
Virtues Match
Jesse owned by Jill and Mike Venturo at the Puppy Virtues Match (2009)
Photo by Marianne Padgett.
Duncan
Duncan, owned by Marianne Padgett of Alexandria, VA
(2009)
Jessie, Joey and Duncan
Sunnbank in the Summer 2009 attendees (Jessie (sable male puppy), Joey, blue merle male owned by Jill and Mike Venturo and Duncan, sable male puppy owned by Marianne Padgett)

The Gathering (2009)
Photo by Marianne Padgett.
 
New marker with picture of Sunnybank puppies placed at the puppy kennel.
Photo by Marianne Padgett.
Honoring Claire
Claire holding the picture of the bench to be placed at Sunnybank, honoring her efforts to save and restore The Place; behind her (l to r) Barb Backer, Marilyn Horowitz, Judy Leathers, Kathy George  and Krissy Marshall
Photo by Laura Sherr

Sunset over the Lake Thursday Night, 8/14/08
Photo by Marilyn R. Horowitz
The Beautiful Larches
Photo by Marilyn R. Horowitz
The Terhune's grave, 8/15/08
Photo by Marilyn R. Horowitz
Gerrie Oliver sells a souvenir to Marianne Padgett
Marianne Padgett buys some "sunny money" from Gerrie Olliver (2007)
Boat Landing Area
The Boat Landing
Photo by Marilyn R. Horowitz
  The Evening Lookout 2008
The Evening Lookout 2008
Photo by Marilyn R. Horowitz
The Sunnybank Ladies at the Lookout
The Ladies of Sunnybank at the newly-restored Lookout - from left to right:  Kathy George, Kathleen Wakkila, Donna McKoy, Kendra (Donna's daughter), Diane Kapostasy, Judy Leathers, Marilyn R. Horowitz, Claire K. Leishman and Krissy Marshall, who is holding Ch. Eagleslook Explorer (known to his friends as Hobo)

Photo by Laura Sherr
Judy Leathers Opening the Gathering 2008
Judy Leathers at the Podium
Photo by Laura Sherr
Marilyn Horowitz
Marilyn Horowitz showing the thank-you cards done by the children from Arizona
Photo by Laura Sherr
Claire with friends 2008
Claire K. Leishman and friends (2008)
Photo by Marilyn R. Horowitz
Claire and her "crew"
The "crew" at Lad's Grave 2005
Hobo
Ch. Eagleslook Explorer
Photo by Marilyn R. Horowitz
Sheep's Head Tree
Sheep's Head Tree
Photo by Marilyn R. Horowitz
Last remaining Puppy House
Last remaining puppy house restored by the Terhune Sunnybank Memorial fund
Photo by Marilyn R. Horowitz
Memorial cards
Memorial Cards in place after Sunday's Collie Memorial Service
Photo by Marilyn R. Horowitz
The Restored Gazebo 2008
The Restored Gazebo 2008
Photo by Marilyn R. Horowitz

Katie (on the left) is owned by Mary Irons w Ironhill Colllies and Prince (on the right) is owned by Kandi-Cedarsprings Collies ---they are brother sister-breed by Joan Johnson from Blu Ridge Kennels in NC.