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World Record Attempt Benefiting Hungry Kids – I.C.E Fest 2019
January 12 @ 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
One event on January 13, 2019 at 10:00 am
The Annual Sunny Zwilling Memorial Ice Carousel Extravaganza (I.C.E. Fest) is a 2 day event that raises money and awareness for Flyer Pride Pack (Weekend Backpack Food Program) while attempting to regain the World Record for the World’s Largest Spinning Ice Carousel. This has turned into a FREE Family Friendly Weekend Full of Events so there will be lots of entertainment for the whole family! The plan is to have the ice cut ahead of time and we will have warming tents! There will also be hockey, curling, speedskating, open skate for all, figure skating, nordic skiing, and igloo building!
Make sure to “like” our Sunny Zwilling Memorial Ice Carousel Extravaganza- ICE Fest page and stay tuned for more information!
“Flyer Pride Pack” Weekend Food Backpack Program ensures that children in need (within the Lindbergh Elementary and Kennedy Elementary of Little Falls and Doctor Knight Elementary of Randall) have balanced, nutritious food they need to learn and grow.
The concept is simple: children at risk of weekend hunger receive a bag of food that is child-friendly, nutritious, nonperishable, and east prepare/eat.
Flyer Pride Pack supplies SEVEN healthy meals for the weekend…
– two breakfast items – two lunch items – three entrees -snack -fruit
$5.25 per bag -38 Weeks of School -$200.00 per year for ONE CHILD
$200 x 60 eligible students= $12,000 per year!
Research of Weekend Food Programs…
Teachers and Schools Reported:
– Improvement in test scores
– Positive behavioral gains
– Decrease in number f unexcused absences.
– Increased recognition of potential career paths.