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Kids Day Maricopa

Sep 17, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm


Saturday, Sept. 17, is the ninth annual “Kids Day Maricopa” The event promotes Health, Safety, and Environmental Awareness. Dr John A. Donohue will be hosting and coordinating the event from 10:00 am until 4:00 pm at Maricopa Wells Middle School 45725 W Honeycutt Ave, Maricopa, AZ 85139. The Mayor signed a proclamation dedicating the third Saturday of September as “Kids Day” in the City of Maricopa. State Sen. Steve Smith and Sheriff Paul Babeu will be in attendance and speaking at the event.

The event will provide essential information on crime prevention, child safety, wellness and environmental awareness. The Maricopa Police Department will be on hand to provide FREE fingerprinting of all the children and bring Police cars, Police motorcycles and the K-9 Dog Unit.  There will be special appearances by “Smokey Bear”, McGruff the Crime Dog and other loved characters. The Maricopa Fire Department is bringing a fire truck, the fire safety house and will teach fire safety tips. Ak-Chin Fire will provide car seat safety checks. Southwest Ambulance will be teaching water safety. There will be Bicycle safety with the Lions Club, Drug Awareness with the M.A.S.H coalition, Pinal County Attorney and Pinal County Sheriff’s Dept.  Healthy Eating and Exercise will be taught. Learn how to grow your own garden with the Master Gardeners and Ace Hardware. There will be a Safety demo from ATA Kids Karate. D.S.P.A. Dance and Desert Star Gymnastics will perform, plus many more activities such as the Phoenix First Tee golf program, the 4H petting zoo, a magic show and more. “We provide Free food, Free drink and Free balloons for everyone. There will be special Give-aways and Free prize drawings of toys, bicycles and other exciting surprises throughout the event.

The event is Free.  “We encourage the entire community to join Dr. John and May by participating in this unique, fun-filled community event!”

Thank you to our sponsors Ak-Chin, Global Water, Southwest Pediatrics and Ace Hardware.



Sep 17, 2016
10:00 am - 4:00 pm


Dr. John A. Donohue


Maricopa Wells Middle School
45725 W. Honeycutt Ave.
Maricopa, AZ United States
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