Children’s Advocacy Center of NEPA, Carl Von Luger Steak and Seafood team up to host the fourth annual Carnival for Kids

For Abington Journal | June 8th, 2016 2:45 pm

SCRANTON — The Children’s Advocacy Center of Northeastern Pennsylvania (CAC/NEPA) and Carl Von Luger Steak and Seafood are teaming up again to host the fourth annual Carnival for Kids from 12 to 5 p.m. Saturday, June 11 at the Lackawanna County Courthouse Square.

The family event will feature food, music, a climbing rock wall, yoga for kids, food art, aerialists, balloon artist, clowns, caricature artists, face-painting, petting zoo, pony rides, horse and carriage rides, stand-in photo scene, bouncy houses, and an obstacle course, adoptable dogs from Griffin Pond Animal Shelter and more.

All the proceeds from the carnival will benefit the CAC/NEPA, which is a private, non-profit, charitable organization with a mission to “provide excellence in the assessment and treatment of child abuse and neglect.”

For more information about the event, call Bob Dickert at 507-955-5290 or the Children’s Advocacy Center at 570-969-7313. For more information about the CAC/NEPA, visit cacnepa.org.

Committee members for the fourth annual Carnival for Kids, from left, first row, Bridget Conway, CAC/NEPA; Jess Farrell, CAC/NEPA, and Maria Sordoni, CAC/NEPA Community Council and board member. Second row, Chef Michael McCully, CVL; Tony Bartocci, Get Posture; Joey Zarcone, Get Posture; Mary Ann LaPorta, CAC/NEPA executive director; Stacy Erickson, CAC/NEPA Community Council event co-chair; Kristen Spronz, CVL, and Susie Davis, CVL Manager. Absent from photo are Tavis Davis, CAC/NEPA Community Council event co-chair; Lauren Fike-Davis, CAC/NEPA Community Council event co-chair; Chris DiMattio, UNICO; Bob Dickert, owner, Carl Von Lugers, and Gina Parise, CVL.
http://www.theabingtonjournal.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/web1_ABJ-Carnival.jpgCommittee members for the fourth annual Carnival for Kids, from left, first row, Bridget Conway, CAC/NEPA; Jess Farrell, CAC/NEPA, and Maria Sordoni, CAC/NEPA Community Council and board member. Second row, Chef Michael McCully, CVL; Tony Bartocci, Get Posture; Joey Zarcone, Get Posture; Mary Ann LaPorta, CAC/NEPA executive director; Stacy Erickson, CAC/NEPA Community Council event co-chair; Kristen Spronz, CVL, and Susie Davis, CVL Manager. Absent from photo are Tavis Davis, CAC/NEPA Community Council event co-chair; Lauren Fike-Davis, CAC/NEPA Community Council event co-chair; Chris DiMattio, UNICO; Bob Dickert, owner, Carl Von Lugers, and Gina Parise, CVL. Submitted photo

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Information provided by The Children’s Advocacy Center of Northeastern Pennsylvania.


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