Universal Children's Day

  • When: Tuesday, November 20, 2012, 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Where: YMCA, Walla Walla
  • Cost: Not available
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  • Age limit: All ages
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Established in 1954 by the United Nations General Assembly, Universal Children’s Day is meant to promote the understanding, care, and welfare of the world's children. The day was established to initiate action to benefit and promote the welfare of the world's children. It was also chosen as the day
to celebrate childhood.

In support of Universal Children’s Day, Children’s Home Society of Washington (CHSW) is hosting a Childrens art program to bring together local children and families through a fun, family friendly activity that raises awareness to the most pressing needs facing our children today.

Event Details:

What: Children’s Art Program Art Program and Candlelight Vigil
The children will be led in an art project to design their vision of peace. The artwork will be visible at Children’s Home Society of Washington’s office through the month of December.

When: Tuesday, November 20, 2012
4:00 p.m-6:00 pm.

Where: YMCA of Walla Walla, 340 S. Park, Walla Walla

Cost: Free

The event also includes a coloring contest and free hot chocolate. To pick-up the coloring contest, visit Children's Home Society of Washington beginning November 6 between 9am-5pm. CHSW is located at 1612 Penny Lane in Walla Walla. Coloring pages are also available at elementary school offices. All entries are due by November 19. Prizes include gift certificates to Inland Octopus as well as passes to the Children’s Museum.

Event Sponsored by Children's Home Society of Walla Walla and Walla Walla YMCA.

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