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Saturday, February 8th: St. Mary’s Hospital
We’ll help the kids show the love by making handmade Valentine’s Day cards!
When: Saturday, February 8th, 1-2:30PM
Where: St. Mary’s Hospital
29-01 216th Street
Bayside, NY 11360 – MAP
From Manhattan, meet at Penn Station to take the 12:18PM Port Washington LIRR train to Bayside, arriving at 12:47PM. We will pick you up there. LIRR tickets will be reimbursed.
Interim IWF Director at St. Mary’s= Tim Savage
St. Mary’s Healthcare System for Children is a non-profit healthcare center for children with special needs and life-limiting conditions.
Saturday, February 19: Mount Sinai Hospital
Our live drawing show is recorded in the Hospital studio and gets beamed into all the hospital rooms at once via closed-circuit TV. The kids draw along with us and call or text in to the show, all from the comfort of their beds!
Mount Sinai is one of the oldest and largest teaching hospitals in the United States and it provides continuous activities and programs for the kids in its child-life program.
IWF PEN PALS PROGRAM:
This ongoing art-by-mail program is offered to any child who is dealing with a particularly challenging illness and is not physically able to come to our events. Get more information on our Pen Pals Program here.
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