The 17th annual Teddy Bear Working day occasion can take spot from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 11, in Historic Downtown Glendale.
This no cost, relatives party options make-and-consider arts and crafts and bear-themed things to do and treats.
Start out at the Arizona Data Centre Booth situated at Memory Lane Trinkets and Treasures, 5836 W. Palmaire Ave., to decide up the party map and pay a visit to with Al the Bear who will appear 10 a.m.-midday. Then, hop on the neat and relaxed function shuttle sponsored by Interstate Packaging Team, Inc., to travel all through the downtown region to take a look at boutique suppliers, specialty retailers and downtown eateries for special features, discount rates and functions (some have a nominal cost) together with decorating a chocolate bear at Cerreta Candy Business and Arizona Look for Canine demonstrations at Bears & More.
All shuttle riders will get a free of charge taffy pulling package courtesy of Cerreta Candy Company.
In addition, Glendale Hearth Office and Glendale Police Department motor vehicles will be on exhibit in the Catlin Courtroom retail district.
“We recognize the worth of this fateful date and have mentioned with very first responders who provided us with the assurance that there is no much better place to be than with the local community on this day,” Bears & A lot more operator and Teddy Bear Working day function founder Valerie Burner mentioned in a information launch.
An essential component of the event is the charity drive to advantage the Trauma Teddy Program. Bears & Extra, at 7146 N. 58th Travel, will be promoting protection-accepted teddy bears for $10. These bears will be donated instantly to the Glendale Fire Office, Glendale Police Division, regional unexpected emergency rooms and the Maricopa County Sheriff’s Business.
These initially responder corporations give the bears to kids who are encountering traumatic conditions. The cuddly bears enable ease and comfort the baby and helps the very first responders in furnishing required assistance and procedure to the little one. Far more than 10,000 bears have been offered to the Trauma Teddy Software given that the beginning of Teddy Bear Working day.
This occasion is sponsored by Bears & Extra, Interstate Packaging Team, Inc., and the Historic Downtown Glendale Retailers Association in partnership with the Historic Downtown company neighborhood.
Pay a visit to visitdowntownglendale.com or connect with 623-299-2060.