1st Annual Adoption Family PicnicSeptember 23, 2017
11:00 am – 1:30 pm
Where: Kleiner Park, Meridian, Idaho
Who’s Invited: Adoptive parents, adopted kids, birth families, individuals impacted by an adopted family member.
Cost: It’s FREE, but to plan properly for food and drinks, we’ll need you to RSVP with your name and # of people in party. RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org or call 208-939-3865. Optional: Bring a gift card to be donated to a birth family.
What to bring: We’ve reserved Kleiner Parks largest shelter A-1 but feel free to bring a lounge chair if you’d like.
Gift Card Drive for our birth families: Each family is invited to donate a gift card that will be used to assist our birth families. The perfect gift cards could include American Express or Visa gift cards, gas cards, restaurants, grocery stores, coffee shops, vitamin shops, Walmart, etc.
Did you say FOOD?: Delicious hamburgers, hot dogs, desserts, drinks and all the fixin’s
Music by Hannah Rickords: Hannah is a special young lady and a very talented singer, guitar player and songwriter. She is an adoptee who is incredibly insightful about the journey her birth mother and adoptive family has taken – because they love her. She recently reunited with her birth mother and will be joining us to celebrate adoption.
Activities: Facepainting (the best in the valley), rock painting, hula hooping, basketball, bocce ball, volleyball, splash pad, playground, and wide-open green spaces.
The extras: Five themed and family friendly baskets will be available for families to enter a ticket for a chance to win.