it is rare

that i use the picnic site for anything other than picnic news but these are TOO CUTE not to share!

my friend Lindsey has reopened her Etsy store to sell the CUTEST li'l crocheted corgis!! Pems and Cardis in (almost) all the colors!

check 'em out here:

The 2017 So Cal Corgi Picnic

had the smallest RSVP list ever but that is no indicator of how much fun we had
how generous you’d all be.  i’m really touched!!

$655.50 to CorgiAid!!!  WOW, people!!

THANK YOU to old friends, new friends, and those who ran the auction and the games, and, MOST important, PACKED MY CAR!!  lol
a special shout-out to  Isabel who helped me so much with the raffle.  



dewawis @ dslextreme . com

or you can reply to any of the annoying email i've sent!  😁  c'ya sunday!!  


to the info page for the annual So Cal Corgi Picnic, a potluck event that began in 1999 to bring So Cal corgifolk together and to raise funds for CorgiAid.  Everybody and everydoggy are welcome to attend.  

Scroll down for info for the SEPTEMBER 17, 2017 picnic!!  You can email me to be put on the picnic-only mailing list.

Thanks for visiting, hope to see you in the fall!

The date for the 21st SCCP is.........

SEPTEMBER 17, 2017!!

Check your email for a Save the Date some follow up nagging!  :)
Already looking forward to seeing y'all!!

To Contact Dolores or Join The Picnic Mailing List

send an email to dewawis   Hope to see you at the 2017 picnic!  

The 21st So Cal Corgi Picnic is SEPTEMBER 17, 2017!!

WHO: all corgi lovers and their corgis, honorary corgis and wannabe corgis
WHAT: a potluck and fundraising picnic with CorgiFolk
WHEN: Sunday, September 17, 2017; 11:00 am to 4:00 pm-ish
WHERE: Griffith Park, Los Angeles, across from Roosevelt Golf Course (map posted)
WHY: we LOVE our corgis!!

This picnic site is rustic with lotsa trees for shade and a grassy area if you want to bring a pop-up.
The parking is close and so is the restroom!
Professionally-suggested yellow jacket traps will be 'in attendance' directly above the food table!! 

Please no agility equipment and no unleashed dogs 'cuz this site is on the street.

All else remains the same: potluck, donations to
CorgiAid, silent auction, good friends, and CORGIS!!

C'ya there!


Map and Directions to the SCCP

Click map for larger image.
  • Use 2650 North Vermont Avenue, Los Angeles (Roosevelt Muni Golf Course) in GPS
  • When she says 'destination on right' - turn LEFT to the picnic
  • Copy and Paste:  2650 North Vermont Avenue, Los Angeles, CA into Google Maps
  • Turn LEFT at the golf course to the picnic
  • Look for the banner and all the short-legged dogs!!
If you get to the Greek Theatre, you've gone too far.


Please click here to RSVP or to ask me a question! 

In the RSVP, please include your name, your dogs' names, and what you're bringing for potluck. THANKS!

Who's Comin'?

    Please click the link in the post above to send me an RSVP email. 
    I will add you to this list.
    (click list to enlarge)

What To Bring

  • chairs
  • your own drinks
  • a camera (cute corgis abound!)
  • $$$ for the silent auction
  • a bit more $ for CorgiAid
There's lotsa shade if you only bring chairs and lotsa unshaded grass if you bring a pop-up.  The picnic uses all available picnic tables.

For your convenience, there's a driveway which can be used as a loading zone.  All parking is on the street.

Silent Auction

hand-made and donated by MARILYN ROCKWELL:

 Corgi Lantern
there's even one with a tail!!  come to the picnic to see it!

donated by ARLEEN ROONEY:
PWC Apron

small-size PWC cap

made and donated by ME!

a coloring book!!
Corgi Ornies!!  
(dutch auction)



please visit:  Three Cheers For Corgis  a generous donor to the SCCP Silent Auction

SCCP FUNdraising!!


Here’s the link to Corgi-L to find all the information (and some fun) about our corgi breeds you’ll EVER need. 

Also check out CorgiAid and read the stories of the pups YOU help!!

Your Donations

From the first So Cal picnic, ALL donations and auction proceeds have been earmarked for CorgiAid.  and we thank you for your support!!
This is one story from CorgAid:  Louie, a corgi YOU helped!  Grab a kleenex and click!
Donations to the silent auctions are welcome and, if you email me a picture, I will post it on the website! 

If you are a business donating to the silent auction, I will link to your website on this picnic site and I will display your promotional material on the Welcome table!!