Campus Cats / Cat Zip Alliance News & Events

8th Annual Artists Market Saturday 12 December 2020!

Saturday, December 5, 2020

It's a go! The annual artist's market to benefit Cat Zip/Campus Cats will take place this year at Little Kings, 223 W Hancock Ave, Athens, GA 30601 (downtown). Wear a mask and do some holiday shopping that will benefit local small businesses & artists as well as spay/neuter for community cats! 5-9 PM

Mellow Mushroom dine out! Sunday 26 January 2020

Monday, January 20, 2020

Sunday, January 26th from 4-9 PM is the Campus Cats dine out at Mellow Mushroom in downtown Athens! Be sure to tell your server you are there for Campus Cats or we won't get credit for it. We will have a table in the lobby so stop by to say hi, and if anyone can hang out with me at the table for the evening, dinner is on me! Bonus the Calico will be there greeting guests too!

7th Annual Holiday Artist’s Market to benefit Campus Cats Saturday Dec 14th!

Saturday, November 16, 2019

At HiLo on Prince December 14, 11:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Vendors and crafts include soaps by Songbird Soaps, clothing by Hippocampus Designs, books by Aimee Cribbs, ornaments by Rita Marks, wood work by Mike Sellers, lotions by Sadie Eubanks, princess dresses and jewelry by Mimi Williams, cat toys and dog biscuits by Campus Cats, vintage clothing, pottery and much more. Something for everyone! One stop shop at this cozy restaurant for all your Christmas shopping then stay for lunch or dinner and try their globally inspired sandwiches, vegan bites, local craft beer & inventive cocktails. 1354 Prince Ave, Athens, GA 30606

Pet Photos with Santa Saturday Dec 7th, 2019

Saturday, November 16, 2019

Mark your calendars for Animal Wellness Center's Pet Pictures with Santa! December 7 from 10 AM to 2 PM, 112 Athens West Pkwy, Suite F, Athens, GA 30606 . Donations are greatly appreciated and all proceeds will go directly to Campus Cats. Even if you haven’t been to AWC before, we invite you to stop by with your critter or critters! We will be offering tours of the facility, snacks, refreshments and of course photos with Santa!

Benevolence Market Sunday Dec 15th 2019!

Saturday, November 16, 2019

Looking for a more meaningful holiday gift or shopping for that hard to buy for person on your list? Consider choosing gifts to local non-profits in their name that will be used to do much good in the community! This year’s event will be held on Sunday, Dec. 15, from 9:45 a.m.-2 p.m. at the First Presbyterian church in downtown Athens at 185 E Hancock Ave, Athens, GA 30601.

Oconee County Fall Festival Saturday 19 October 2019

Tuesday, October 15, 2019

Join us this Saturday! The Oconee County Fall Festival is Saturday October 19th from 9 AM - 4 PM in downtown Watkinsville. We are sharing a booth with Lori Carson (Sew Purrfect booth 223) and will be selling our homemade cat toys and dog biscuits. 

Sycamore veterinary services open house!

Saturday, May 4, 2019

Come visit Cat Zip/Campus Cats at Sycamore Veterinary Services' open house today from 2-5 PM! Meet Dr. Jeff, Bulldog 93.3 FM, talk to us about community cat spay/neuter and colony registration, have a snack, and meet adoptable cats and dogs from Oconee County Animal Shelter! 1785 HWY 29 N, Athens, GA 30601

Winter 2019 – trap now!

Tuesday, January 22, 2019

January and February are great months to trap! Females are in heat and typically do not have kittens yet, so this is the best time to prevent a spring explosion of kittens. Contact us at for information on registering a colony in Athens Clarke County and our weekly trap pick up and training sessions.

Saturday December 8th – 6th Annual Artists Market for Campus Cats

Friday, December 7, 2018
Hi-Lo Lounge A great way to support local artists, Campus Cats, and do some Christmas shopping! Stay for lunch or dinner too... 12–5 p.m. Mini Holiday Market
Browse lotions, soaps, woodwork, scarves, jewelry and art from local artists. Proceeds benefit Campus Cats.

Benevolence Market Sunday December 16th!

Friday, December 7, 2018
Join Campus Cats at the 24th Annual Holiday Benevolence Market! It will be held on Sunday, December 16th, from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. in the fellowship hall of First Presbyterian Church in downtown Athens (185 E. Hancock Ave). Nearly 30 local nonprofit organizations will be on-hand to provide information about their programs and to offer “symbolic gifts” that can be purchased. Gift cards are available for 25 cents per card so gifts can be shared with friends or loved ones. These gifts are donations that help the non-profit agencies continue their work throughout the year.

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