Families, make plans for fall fun at the Lake Regional Cares for Kids Festival from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 20, in the hospital’s main parking lot. A free hot dog lunch will be served from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., plus lots of other free snacks, including popcorn and caramel apples.
Participants can tour the Lake Regional Emergency Department and take a look inside emergency vehicles, including a fire truck, ambulance and helicopter. Kids also can have fun with pumpkin painting, face painting, an obstacle course, games and crafts. The first 200 children, ages 10 and under, will receive a free Lake Regional Cares for Kids T-shirt. Plus, all attendees will have the chance to enter drawings for prizes from Timber Falls Indoor Water Park at Tan-Tar-A Resort and from Bridal Cave.
Parents and caregivers can take advantage of car seat checks and interact with area EMS and fire personnel. They also can visit with Lake Regional physicians, nurses and staff representing Lake Regional Hospital, ENT & Audiology, Family Birth Center, Pediatrics, Pharmacy, Rehab Therapy, Speech Therapy and Sports Medicine.
For a complete list of activities, visit www.lakeregional.com/caresforkids.