Children's Day Festival to Also Provide Parents with Health, Safety Information


The 20th annual Children's Day Festival is being held from 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday, November 10 at the Fonner Park concourse.

The event offers parents a chance to have a little free fun with their kids and pick upsome information on how to keep them safe and healthy.

Some of the activities included are: St Francis Emergency Departmentwill be doing teddy bear health checks (so kids will need to bring their teddy bearsfrom home.); Nebraska State Patrol is bringing the Roll Over Simulator; CentralNebraska Health Department will have Scrubby Bear; Coventry Care of Nebraska isbringing the Wii for kids and parents to play together; Danger football playerswill be in attendance; Infant and Toddlers will be making balloonanimals; plus much more.

The Association for Child Abuse PreventionCoalition hopes to have 500-600 children and families attend this event.