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Community Day at Shriners Hospitals for Children — Northern California

Saturday, October 21, 2017 11:00 AM PST - Saturday, October 21, 2017 2:30 PM PST
Shriners Hospitals for Children — Northern California
2425 Stockton Boulevard Sacramento, CA 95817 UNITED STATES

Where Care Is a Community Affair themes our Community Day celebration, a family festival that promises fun for all ages. Activities are free and open to the public and include:

  • SunShrine hospital tours: In this special exhibit, children are invited to tour the SunShrine Hospital where they will get finger casts, dress in surgical gowns, paint with syringes, meet Pet Therapy animals and much more.
  • Wheelchair sports: Access Leisure and Paralympic Sports Sacramento are coordinating wheelchair softball, tennis and basketball demonstrations. Counted among those participating in the games are patients and former patients of the Northern California Shriners Hospital.
  • Community exhibits: Sacramento firefighters, the California Highway Patrol, Ronald McDonald House, Bohart Museum of Entomology, the Sacramento Philharmonic, and the Fire Fighters Burns Institute are among the community organizations sharing  activities and information.
  • Games and entertainment: Local bands, choirs and dancers will perform on the event stage throughout the afternoon. Fezzy, the Shriners Hospital mascot, will be joined by other community mascots, Star Wars characters, Spiderman and other superheroes, who will pose for pictures and bring smiles to kids of all ages.

Community Day flyer