Media Advisory

Tuesday June 15, 2004


Fun Day For Sick Kids At The Annual Teddy Bear Picnic

(LONDON, Ontario) The media is invited to attend the 12th Annual Teddy Bear Picnic at the Children's Hospital of Western Ontario.

Once again, volunteers, community sponsors, and staff at the Children's Hospital have joined together to make this event possible. It is an opportunity for pediatric patients and their families to experience the hospital environment in a fun and different way.

Special guests this year include Dr. Beary Goode, musical group "The Tomato Soup Band", a clown, a ventriloquist, and "Miss Mysterious" who will be doing face painting for the children.

Date: Wednesday, June 16, 2004
Time: 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Location: London Health Sciences Centre, Victoria Campus
800 Commissioners Rd. E.
Rose Garden - behind the Westminster Tower

(Enter Westminster Tower Main Doors off parking circle. Once inside, take doors behind main elevators, which will lead you to the Rose Garden)

Rain Location - 2nd Floor Westminster Tower

For further information, please contact:

Debbie Neufert
Media Relations, Communications Consultant
London Health Sciences Centre
519-685-8500, ext. 74772

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