WHO: Tadpole the clown is always a crowd favorite and has been a part of The Youth Fair’s strolling entertainment for many years. He explores the fairgrounds every day to make new friends. On Monday morning, Tadpole will make a surprise visit to the children of Baptist Children’s Hospital, where the youngsters will also receive a special treat.
WHEN: Monday, March 17, 2014, 10 a.m.
WHERE: Baptist Children’s Hospital 8900 North Kendall Drive, Miami, FL 33176
The Youth Fair runs daily thru March 30, 2014. The Miami-Dade County Fair & Exposition, known for generations as The Youth Fair, is a state of Florida chartered, private, not-for- profit organization that has donated well over $10 million in scholarships, awards and cash premiums to Miami-Dade County students and is dedicated to supporting education, showcasing youth achievement and promoting South Florida agriculture. For more information, please visit www.fairexpo.com or call (305) 223-7060.
Baptist Children’s Hospital brings together all healthcare services for children from birth to age 18. At Baptist Children’s Hospital, more than 200 pediatricians including pediatric subspecialists, backed by pediatric-trained nurses and support personnel, offer their expertise in nearly every field. Among the services are a 24-hour Children’s Emergency Center with child-sized equipment; intensive care units for newborns and youngsters; orthopedics, cancer, cystic fibrosis and heart disease. For more information about Baptist Children’s Hospital, please visit BaptistHealth.net/Kids or call 786-596-KIDS (5437).