Make plans for fall fun for the entire family at the Lake Regional Cares for Kids Festival this Saturday. The event will be from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the hospital’s main parking lot in Osage Beach. A free hot dog lunch will be served from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Participants can tour the Lake Regional Emergency Department and take a look inside emergency vehicles, including a fire truck, ambulance and helicopter. Kids also can have fun with pumpkin painting, a straw maze, an obstacle course, games, crafts and face painting. The first 200 children, ages 10 and under, will receive a free Lake Regional Cares for Kids T-shirt. Plus, all attendees will have the chance to enter drawings for prizes from Timber Falls Indoor Waterpark at Tan-Tar-A Resort and Get Air Osage Beach.
Parents and caregivers can take advantage of car seat checks provided by the Osage Beach Police Department. They also can interact with area EMS and fire personnel, as well as Lake Regional physicians, nurses and staff from Lake Regional Hospital, ENT & Audiology, Family Birth Center, Pediatrics, Rehab Therapy and Sports Medicine.
For a complete list of activities, visit www.lakeregional.com/caresforkids.
Lake Regional Health System provides comprehensive health care services to the residents and visitors of the lake area. The medical staff includes pediatricians, family medicine providers and a pediatric hospitalist who provide outpatient, emergency and nursery care. To learn more, visit www.lakeregional.com/pediatrics.