Mark your calendars for the return of Putnam Hospital Center’s Kids’ Day

Posted: 4/18/2019

Kids’ Day, a popular community celebration at Putnam Hospital Center, will take place from noon to 4 p.m. on Saturday, May 18, 670 Stoneleigh Avenue.

This will be the 13th Kids’ Day on the hospital campus hosted by the Putnam Hospital Center Auxiliary.

“Kids’ Day is a fun and festive way to take part in your community,” said John Mahoney, manager of Volunteer Resources. “We look forward to bringing together organizations from all over Putnam County to celebrate children and families.”

Join Dr. Bear for this fun-filled day that includes a host of interactive health and safety exhibits, along with kids’ crafts, child identification program and a teddy bear clinic. Hospital departments will be on hand to provide information on nutrition, emergency care, physical therapy and more. There will be demonstrations on car seat safety, proper bicycle helmet use and heart monitoring, as well as fire truck and ambulance tours.

Families can also enjoy a variety of games, inflatable bouncy attractions, Touch-a-Truck, a visit from princesses and costumed characters and face painting. Raffles and kids’ baskets created by hospital departments will also be awarded.

For more information on Kids’ Day or to volunteer, please contact John Mahoney at 845-279-5711 ext. 4752 (TTY 1-800-421-1220) or

If you would like to set up an informational booth or learn about sponsorship opportunities, please contact Priscilla Weaver, executive director of the Putnam Hospital Center Foundation, at 845-230-4763 (TTY 1-800-421-1220) or

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