Everyone is invited to dance for the animals at Give Me Shelter, a rock ‘n’ roll fundraiser for the Pope Memorial Humane Society of Knox County.

Raiza Red with special guests will provide live music for a night of friends, community and lighting up the dance floor Saturday, July 1, from 7 to 10 p.m. at the American Legion Post No. 1, 335 Limerock St.

Admission is by a $10 donation at the door. There will be refreshments for sale and a cash bar. Raiza Red features Mary Bergey and Laura Perkins on lead vocals; Jeff Hall on lead guitar and vocals; Gary Grant on drums; and Art Grinnell on bass guitar and vocals. Special guests this night will be Sam Grinnell and Anna Adams.

Everyone is invited gather and rock ‘n’ roll for the shelter. The Pope Memorial Humane Society of Knox County was founded in 1989 to provide care, protection and loving homes for abandoned and homeless companion animals of Midcoast Maine. PMHSKC supports activities advocating responsible pet ownership and the prevention of abuse and cruelty; and it sponsors events and activities that promote the health and welfare of animals and demonstrate the benefits of the human-animal bond.

Since 1991, the Society has operated a shelter located on Buttermilk Lane in Thomaston. Hours are Mondays through Saturday from 11 a.m. and 5 p.m. PMHSKC provides animal support services to the Knox County communities of Rockland, Thomaston, Warren, Owls Head, St. George, Port Clyde, Martinsville, Tenants Harbor, South Thomaston, Spruce Head, Union, Appleton, Cushing, Matinicus, North Haven and Vinalhaven; as well as Waldo County’s Stockton Springs and Morrill.

Courier Publications’ A&E Editor Dagney C. Ernest can be reached at (207) 594-4401, ext. 115; or dernest@courierpublicationsllc.com.