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Speak for Animals' 9th Annual Spa for Spays

Speak for Animals

Saturday, March 23, 2013 from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM (EDT)

Speak for Animals' 9th Annual Spa for Spays

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Ticket Type Remaining Sales End Price Fee Quantity
SPAY TACULAR - TOP PAMPER   more info 8 Tickets Ended $70.00 $0.00
SPA Mania TABLE MASSAGE   more info Sold Out Ended $40.00 $0.00
SPA Mania CHAIR MASSAGE   more info 13 Tickets Ended $40.00 $0.00
Spa Mania HAIR DRYSTYLE, QUICK CURL, BANGS TRIM, TEMP COLOR   more info 25 Tickets Ended $40.00 $0.00
Spa Mania UPDO HAIR STYLE   more info 6 Tickets Ended $40.00 $0.00
Spa Mania HAND MASSAGE AND AVEDA OIL TREATMENT   more info 8 Tickets Ended $40.00 $0.00
Spa Mania HAND/FOOT WARM OIL ECO-FIN TREATMENT   more info Sold Out Ended $40.00 $0.00
Spa Mania HAND/FOOT WARM PARAFFIN TREATMENT   more info 6 Tickets Ended $40.00 $0.00
Spa Mania PROFESSIONAL MAKE-UP APPLICATION   more info 11 Tickets Ended $40.00 $0.00
Spa Mania STYLE CONSULT WITH SCALP & NECK MASSAGE   more info 4 Tickets Ended $40.00 $0.00
Spa Mania HENNA BODY ART TATTOO   more info 4 Tickets Ended $40.00 $0.00
Spa Mania GLAMOROUS SKIN TIGHTENING TREATMENT   more info 6 Tickets Ended $40.00 $0.00
Spa Mania ORGANIC HAIR BRAID, DRY STYLE OR DRY CUT   more info Sold Out Ended $40.00 $0.00
Spa Mania 1X1 YOGA INSTRUCTION   more info 3 Tickets Ended $40.00 $0.00
Spa Mania IRIDOLOGY READING   more info 3 Tickets Ended $40.00 $0.00
Spa Mania LIFE PATH READING   more info 3 Tickets Ended $40.00 $0.00
Spa Mania CHAKRA READING   more info 6 Tickets Ended $40.00 $0.00
Spa Mania PROFESSIONAL PORTRAIT PHOTO SHOOT   more info 3 Tickets Ended $40.00 $0.00
SPAY SUPPORTER TICKET   more info 33 Tickets Ended $20.00 $0.00
Donate Only   more info 193 Tickets Ended

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Speak for Animal's 9th Annual Spa for Spays


Saturday, March 23, 2013     I    10:00AM – 3:00PM

Greenville Marriott    I    One Parkway East, Greenville, SC 29615

Enjoy a day of pampering for people, while raising funds and awareness to reduce dog and cat overpopulation in the Upstate. 

We have a great line-up of pampering, wellness, fun and shopping options prepared for you including: 

  • Massage & Relaxation Services
  • Beauty, Hair & Make-Up Services
  • Health, Spiritualty & Wellness Sessions
  • Photo Sessions…From Professional Portraits to Costume Themed “Silly Shots”
  • Group Classes …Yoga…Belly Dance…Art and More!
  • 2 HUGE Silent Auctions
  • Great Food, Wine and Friends

SCROLL down to see the COMPLETE EVENT MENU OR Download the Event Menu at www.speakforanimals.com 

100% of event proceeds fund low and no-cost spay, neuter and aftercare for animals in the Upstate of South Carolina.


2013 SPA FOR SPAYS Guest Ticket Options


 “SPAY-TACULAR” Ticket - New for 2013!  $70.00

Treat yourself to our TOP PAMPERING option! This ticket entitles you to (2) SPA FOR SPAYS Event Appointments (See Menu Options) + All Event Access: Food, Wine, Group Classes, (2) Silent Auctions, Silly Photo Shoot


“SPAY MANIA” Ticket: $40.00

Our most popular attendance ticket, this ticket entitles you to (1) SPA FOR SPAYS Event Appointment (See Menu Options) + All Event Access: Food, Wine, Group Classes, (2) Silent Auctions, Silly Photo Shoot


“SPAY SUPPORTER” Ticket:  $20.00                                                      No time for a spa service? There are plenty of activities for you to come and enjoy! This ticket entitles you to All Event Access: Food, Wine, Group Classes, (2) Silent Auctions, Silly Photo Shoot



Can’t Attend? Show your support with a donation of any amount.







A talented ensemble of local massage, wellness and healing professionals have teamed up to donate their talent, time and supplies to spread bliss, relaxation and stress relief to guests of the 2013 SPA FOR SPAYS fundraising event.

Please Note: Guests remain fully clothed for all massage and relaxation treatments. To ensure a wonderful experience we ask that you arrive and check-in at our SPA FOR SPAYS Services desk 10 minutes before your scheduled treatment.


“PEACE AND HARMONY”                             20 MINUTE TABLE MASSAGE

Relax and feel the tensions of the week drain away, replaced by a feeling of utter peace and harmony. During this massage treatment, talented massage therapist Audrey Perimutter-Chayet will employ a variety of massage techniques to reduce muscle tension and increase circulation throughout the body. Tranquility and peace await you. (20) Minute treatment. (8) Appointments available.


“GO WITH THE FLOW”                                      20 MINUTE TABLE MASSAGE

Close your eyes, surrender your tension, go with the flow! Relax in the capable hands of massage therapist Atir Sveska. As Atir practices her massage magic - combining long flowing strokes to encourage relaxation with gentle kneading to release toxins - you’ll experience freedom of movement and increased flow of peace and energy moving throughout your body. (20) Minute treatment. (8) Appointments available.


“BACK TO LIFE”                                                  20 MINUTE TABLE MASSAGE 

Experience what expert therapeutic bodywork can do to improve your health, relieve your pain and get you back to your life!  Specializing in Light Hand and Deep Focus massage techniques, Theresa Wilkes utilizes a variety of advanced techniques to restore the body through massage and muscle healing.   (20) Minute treatment. (8) Appointments available.


 “PLEASE RELEASE ME”                                  20 MINUTE TABLE MASSAGE 

Are your muscles bound with pain and tension?  Let go and let experienced massage and bodywork therapist Caprice Robinson apply her healing hands providing pain relief and muscle release.  This therapeutic massage experience is non-invasive and features Light Hand and Deep Focus techniques.  Enjoy release from pain and a feeling of well-being and harmony. (20) Minute treatment. (8) Appointments available. 


“LIVE THE MOMENT”                                     20 MINUTE CHAIR MASSAGE

Stop the clock, step out of your reality into a reality of relaxation. This de-stressing and relaxing treatment is a seated chair massage and focuses exclusively on the back, neck and arms. Massage therapist and healing artist Christy Stone Sheppard tailors her technique and pressure to match the unique needs of each person and we guarantee you’ll enter a new relaxed reality. (20) Minute treatment. (8) Appointments available.



“WE CAN WORK IT OUT”                               20 MINUTE CHAIR MASSAGE

 Achy muscles, tension and tightness stealing your bliss?  Massage therapist Kayce Edmondson can work it out!  With just the right touch, Kayce combines a wealth of massage and wellness expertise with her healing hands to create a personalized seated chair massage for each guest.  Feel your mobility and energy restored. (20) Minute treatment. (8) Appointments available.


 “PERFECT HARMONY”                                   20 MINUTE CHAIR MASSAGE 

Experience the perfect harmony that comes from a relaxed body and peaceful mind.  Let the trained hands of experienced massage therapist, Salley Maxey  release your upper body muscle tension and tightness during this seated chair massage featuring Light Hand and Deep Focus techniques.  Pure Bliss!  (20) Minute treatment. (8) Appointments available.


“MELLOW ME OUT’                                           20 MINUTE CHAIR MASSAGE 

Lose yourself in relaxation during this stress-melting massage experience.  Focused on releasing tension in your neck, shoulders and upper body, experienced massage therapist Misty Nicholson combines just the right blend of pressure and technique to induce deep relaxation.  Achieve maximum “mellowness” during this seated chair massage.  (20) Minute treatment. (8) Appointments available.



 Nurture and comfort your body with a relaxing seated chair massage.  Massage therapist Misty Ross combines a variety of massage techniques designed to deliver a personalized massage experience for each guest.  Get ready for a heightened sense of well-being. (20) Minute treatment. (8) Appointments available.


Our hands and feet carry out the majority of our entire bodies work – stress and fatigue in these areas effect energy flow and our overall well-being. Skin therapist Nicole Martin has a remedy! Her hand & foot treatment combines massage, customized aromatherapy and 100% natural plant, eco-friendly emollients and essential oils and will inspire your senses, nourish you skin and restore key energy flow. (20) Minute treatment. (7) Appointments available.



Has winter weather taken a toll on your hands and feet? Happy for a cold day so you can hide your hands in gloves and feet in boots? After this 20 minute treatment with skin therapist Pat Lanford, you’ll be breaking out your sandals and applying for jobs as a hand model! This treatment combines a light, relaxing hand and foot massage with warm, deep penetrating paraffin wax treatment to soften, nourish and restore winter hands and feet.   20) Minute treatment. (8) Appointments available.



Spring is a great time to refresh and restore your hard working hands!  Put your hands in the capable hands of skilled practitioner, Kristie Lewis and relax into a hand massage featuring a special Aveda oil treatment.  You’ll experience pain relief, improved circulation and softer, more beautiful hands after 20 minutes with Kristie.  20) Minute treatment.  (8) Appointments available.



A well-known and accomplished group of style and beauty professionals are showing their support for SPEAK FOR ANIMALS and animals in the upstate by donating their time and talent to the 2013 SPA FOR SPAYS fundraising event. To ensure a wonderful experience we ask that you arrive and check-in at our SPA FOR SPAYS Services desk 10 minutes before your scheduled appointment.



           FREE YOUR STYLE”                  WITH SCALP AND NECK MASSAGE


Sad, outdated hair style got you tense and anxious? Sit back and enjoy a scalp and neck massage as professional hair stylist Amber Space provides expert advice on updating your look and style through haircut and color options. Ambers scalp and neck massage features essential oils and is designed to relax your mind, body and encourage overall health and circulation. Walk away refreshed and with fresh style perspective. (20) Minute treatment. (6) Appointments available.


“EXPRESS YOURSELF”                                    HENNA BODY ART TATTOO

 Experience an ancient art form of self-expression and beauty – Treat yourself to a Henna Tattoo. With your skin as the canvas, talented artist and henna professional Jaidra DuRant will create beautiful body art allowing you to express your personal spirit. Be bold or demure, Jaidra will work with you to select a design and body location. Note: Henna tattoos are temporary and last between 1 – 3 weeks. (15) Minute appointment. (8) Appointments available.



Secretly longing for a beauty boost? Nothing boosts your beauty confidence like great-looking head of hair! Treat yourself to an up-to-date dry cut, dry style or organic braiding with master stylist Annika Selander.   Well known for her great eye, precision cuts and speed styling, Anika is your ticket to beautiful hair. (15) Minute appointment. (6) Appointments available. Dry Cut: Hair MUST be freshly washed and free of ALL styling products.



Fun and flirty or straight and smooth, you’ll love the way you look and feel after accomplished stylist Brittani Whitlock works her magic with your hair! Enjoy a dry style, quick curl, bang trim or go bold and let Brittani apply head-turning fashion color to your hair. (15) Minute appointment. (10) Appointments available.



Date night? Get ready to shine with a beautifully styled head of hair! Combining talent and imagination, stylist Molly Maderia will create a style to flatter your unique features and bring out your best. Choose from a dry style, quick curl, bang trim or fashion color application. (15) Minute appointment. (10) Appointments available.



Classic, Cool, Sassy or Edgy? No matter what speaks to your style, talented hair stylist Lauren Peasley will have everyone saying “Hello Gorgeous” when they see your beautiful hair. Treat yourself to dry style, quick curl, bang trim or fashion color application. (15) Minute appointment. (10) Appointments available.


“UP AND AWAY”                                     PARTIAL OR FULL UPDO STYLE

What's your updostyle? Are you going to wear it high, pin it backor twistit down low? Half-dos, twists, braids, a loose bun…the list goes on. Relax and delight as master stylist and artist Sheridan Krauth creates a beautiful updo look just for you! (20) Minute appointment. (8) Appointments available.



Reclaim your natural contours!  Get ready to look rested and younger after a Glamorous Skin Tightening Treatment from the Everyday Glamour Girls, led by Elle Kersey.  Elle utilizes the latest technology to heal the skin from the inside out.  This treatment increases circulation, gently stimulates muscles, firms and tones the muscle fibres and stimulates the lymphatic system which detoxifies the skin.  Choose between a neck, hand or mini-brow lift treatment.   (20) Minute appointment.  (8) Appointments available.  Requires make-up removal. 



Smokin’ Eyes, Radiant Glow, Perfect Lips? Ever look in the mirror and wonder what you might be missing? Wonder no more! Talented make-up artist Melissa Williamson will not only boost your beauty with a 1x1 make-up application, she’ll boost your make-up skill and confidence by sharing updated make-up tips & techniques. (20) Minute appointment. (8) Appointments available.



Spring is a great time of year! Ready to wake up your winter beauty and spring forward with a fresh look? Consider Beka Karr your personal beauty wake-up call. With skill and artistry, Beka will create a special spring look during a 1x1 make-up application and provide valuable tips and techniques to re-create this look on your own. (20) Minute appointment. (8) Appointments available.


“SHAPE UP”                                                          BROW WAX BAR

Fast, fabulous and instantly flattering! Nothing improves your beauty fitness like a perfectly shaped set of eye brows. Are you ready for the 2013 Brow FitnessChallenge? Armed with talent, wax and tweezers, skilled stylists our brow artists will tailor a brow shape-up especially for you Celia Roberts and Solvei Baliss will tailor a brow shape-up especially .   Brow Shape-Up appointments are not available for pre-event scheduling. Appointments and tickets will be available at the Spa for Spays information desk the day of the event and are on a first come, first serve basis. Brow Shape-Up: $5.00 Brow & Lip Wax: $10.00


 “COLOR MY WORLD”                        EXPRESS MANICURE & POLISH CHANGE                                                                  

Transport your hands into spring with an Express Manicure & Nail Polish Change featuring the top “on-trend” colors for spring 2013.  Relax and enjoy as expert manicurist, Anna Brown works her magic your hands and digits!   Express Manicure & Nail Polish Change appointments are not available for pre-event scheduling.  Appointments and tickets will be available at the Spa for Spays information desk the day of the event and are on a first come, first serve basis.  $15.00



“STRIKE A POSE”                                   20 MINUTE 1X1 YOGA INSTRUCTION

Downward Dog, Warrior, King Dancer, Little Thunderbolt, One Legged King Pigeon. Whether you think this a list of up and coming rock bands or you are well on your way to mastering one or more of these Yoga poses, a 1x1 Yoga lesson with Charlene Duvall, Certified Yoga Instructor, will show you ways to connect your mind, body and spirit through the practice of Yoga. This is great intro-to-yoga for new practitioners or perfect opportunity for those experienced in yoga to refine their skills. . (20) Minute appointment. (7) Appointments available.


 “LOOK INTO MY EYES”                                  IRIDOLOGY READING

The eyes are not only the “windows of the soul” but also have much to reveal about a person’s overall health and well-being. Iridology is the science of analyzing the delicate structures of the iris of the eye. Under magnification, the iris reveals itself to be a world of minute detail including the body’s constitution, inherent weaknesses, levels of health and more. During your personalized Iridology Reading, Alison Lively, Natural Health Educator and Iridology expert will introduce you to this 2000 year old healing art and provide wellness analysis and corrective nutritional guidance. (15) Minute readings. (8) Readings available.


“TOUCHED BY AN ANGEL”                             LIFE PATH READING

Relax, breathe, open your heart and mind to the heavens. Charlene Stringfield, Intuitive Healer and Guardian Angel Communicator will help you connect with the Guardian Angels guiding and protecting you. During your Life Path Reading, Charlene will be giving personal messages from your Guardian Angels and Animal Guides. 



Shine up your Chakra’s with a healing Chakra reading session with Jeanne Castor, Intuitive Healer.  From Root to Crown and Brow to Navel, the human body contains an energetic ecosystem consisting of seven major centers called “chakras”.  Chakras are our energy powerhouses and when properly balanced and open create harmony by allowing energy to flow out as well as in.  During this reading and healing consultation, Jeanne will clear and remove blockages from Chakra centers out of balance.   (8) Readings available.




Channel your inner super model as professional photographer, Philip Garcia, directs you in a 1x1 portrait photo shoot. Whether you are looking for a treasured keepsake to share with family and friends or an updated professional business portrait, Philips skill, process and creativity will capture your unique beauty and personality in a custom, one-of-a-kind portrait. Session includes photography, onsite photo editing and secure web link to download your portrait. (20) Minute appointment. (8) Appointments available.



“HIPS DON’T LIE”                                  GROUP BELLY DANCE CLASS

Get your groove on and celebrate your beautiful hips and belly in this fun, energizing Intro-to-Belly Dance class led by accomplished instructor, Jaidra DuRant of Discordia Arts. Intimidated? Prior experience, coordination and rhythm are not required…. A sense of humor and adventure are preferred! Jaidra creates an easy and welcoming learning environment; she breaks down the basic dance moves into easy to follow steps and offers on-the-spot coaching and guidance to new dancers. Get ready for: hip circles, hip & shoulder shimmies, hip drops, snake arms, figure-8’s and more! (1) 30 Minute Class.


“HEALTH & HARMONY”                           GROUP YOGA CLASS

Come explore the life-changing potential of Yoga. Yoga practice gracefully intertwines three key aspects of health by incorporating your mind, body and soul through breath, pose and meditation. Charlene Duvall, Certified Yoga Instructor, will lead the group through a series of basic yoga moves suitable for all age, experience and fitness levels. This class will leave you feeling strong and energized. Breath, Pose….Namaste. (1) 30 Minute Class.



Get in the Glow…Wave buh-bye to dry winter skin with this super-hydrating salt body soak. Skincare specialist, Nicole Martin of Raspberry Moon Skin Therapy will reveal the secret recipe and techniques to at-home treatments that deliver soft, smooth, glowing and ready for spring skin! To jumpstart your spring glow, Nicole will provide materials and each attendee will be guided in creating their own personal take-home salt soak treatment. (1) 30 Minute Class.



Nothing says “I love you” or “I care” like a beautiful, one-of-a-kind, handwritten card. If you've always wanted to learn how to make your own stylish handmade greeting cards, this hands-on card making workshop will give you the skills and confidence you need. Combining a wealth of card making experience with a well-stocked supply of card making materials, class leader Sharon Gibbs will inspire you to “unleash your inner artist” as you design and create a communications masterpiece. (1) 30 Minute Class.



With fresh moves, music and pure motivation, no other fitness program comes close to the fun and effectiveness of Jazzercise.  Are you looking for a total body workout that feels more like a girl’s night out than a workout?  Fitness mentor and experienced Jazzercise instructor Julie Frank of Jazzercise Taylor, SC, will show you the moves and provide easy-to-follow cues.  Participate in this Jazzercise group class and you’ll be on your way dancing yourself fit and a better body for summer 2013! (1) 30 Minute Class.



The 2013 Spa for Spays Silent Auction is shaping up to be our biggest and best ever! Local, regional and national craftsmen, artists, businesses and individuals are opening their hearts, inventory and wallets to provide Speak for Animals an extensive array of items for our 2013 fundraising auction. From deals, steals and one of a kind art pieces to adventures in wellness, dining and spirituality, you won’t want to miss this chance to do good and get the goods at the Spa for Spays Silent Auction! Based on your input, and our growing volume of auction items, we’ve broken this year’s auction (2) sessions:

Early Bird Auction:          10:00 AM – 12:30 PM

Full Day Auction:             10:00 AM – 2:45 PM

Our amazing list of auction items is far from final! Auction categories include: art, entertainment, animal related goods and services, fashion, jewelry, accessories, health, beauty and fitness, food, wine and much more! Watch our Facebook page or website…we’ll be posting lists and updates relating to 2013 auction items. In the meantime, check out our photo albums on Facebook to see silent auction items from prior years.  



Our 9th Annual event will feature great line-up of food, wine and other beverages.

To commemorate your day, we’ve arranged for a complimentary “Silly Photo with Friends”. Here's a chance for you and your friends to be photographed wearing grass skirts, giant sunglasses, fake mustaches, and a variety of other silly costume props. 

Be sure to visit our Facebook page and check-out the fun photos from prior year events.


Have a question or need more event details?  Please email us at spaforspays@speakforanimals.com

Speak for Animals is a 501 (c) (3) non-profit serving animals and families across Upstate South Carolina.

Have questions about Speak for Animals' 9th Annual Spa for Spays? Contact Speak for Animals

When & Where

Marriott Greenville
One Parkway East
Greenville, SC 29615

Saturday, March 23, 2013 from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM (EDT)

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Speak for Animals

Speak for Animals is a 501 (c) (3) non-profit serving animals and families across the upstate of South Carolina.

We enhance the lives of animals in upstate SC and beyond through:

Low cost and no cost spay and neuter programs.

Humane education and community outreach.

Spay-Mania, a monthly community outrach spay and neuter sign-up program serving underpriviledged neighborhoods in West Greenville. 

Collection & distribution of animal food and supplies for those identified through our Spay-Mania program.

Active partnering other animal welfare/rescue groups.

Speak for Animals

Email:  news@speakforanimals.com

Phone:  (864) 421-0022

Web:  www.speakforanimals.com

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