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Mercy Children's Hospital & Clinics and STAR 102.5 KidFind at Iowa State Fair

Mercy Children’s Hospital & Clinics is partnering with STAR 102.5 to sponsor the KidFind booth at the Iowa State Fair, Aug. 8-18. Each day during the Fair, the booth–located in front of the Grandstand–will provide wristband IDs to children, in case they get separated from their parents at the Fair. Additionally, Mercy Children’s Hospital & Clinics volunteers will be providing fun activities, temporary tattoos and information at the booth from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. each day.

Special health and safety topics will be offered on the following days:

  • Saturday, Aug. 10: Healthy Snacks/Healthy Weight
    A nurse will be calculating BMI’s from 2-6 p.m.
    Sign up to win a kid-friendly healthy cookbook
  • Sunday, Aug. 11: Child Passenger Safety
    Booster Seat Fit Station
    Providing car seat tip cards
    Sign up for $100 gift card/car seat voucher to Babies R Us
  • Tuesday, Aug. 13: Bicycle Safety-Wearing Helmets
    Bike helmet fitting and giveaway to the first 50 kids
  • Saturday, Aug. 17: Health-Focused Back-to-School Planning
    Sign up for $100 Wal-Mart gift card for back-to-school shopping

See you at the Iowa State Fair!


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