Kids and creatures flock to caring bear event

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Faith Bowerson, 8, of Standish gets her stuffed animals looked at.
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Tanner and Spencer Bowerson have fun at the bubble station.
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Jerzy Peak, 8, of Alger gets fitted for a helmet by Rachel Vallad.
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Elle and Grace Adrian, 11 and 8, check their stuffed animals in for surgery with their grandma Janet Nelson.
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Sophie and Maxton Fox, 5 and 3, get snacks for their snack bag.
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Avery Shepard, 2, of Alger dips her wand into bubbles.
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Maggie Ann Keeley, 4, of Omer puts cheerios in her snack bag.
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Jordan Mielke, 4, of Standish looks at her hands under a black light to see how many germs are on them.
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Owen O'Laughlin, 5, of Pinconning tries to keep his bike in between the lines at the bike rodeo.
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Liam Swanson, 2, throws rings at a ring toss.
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Vicki Spencer and Alice Lake perform surgery on stuffed animals.
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Ann Illig bags cotton candy, as Bernie Potts spins it.
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Colin Stodolak, 3, of Standish watches his bubbles.
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Janelle Cuddie points Presly Peak, 8, of Alger where she needs to go on the bike course.
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Taylor Stodolak of Standish weaves in and out of cones on the bike track.

Local children brought in their favorite stuffed toys for "surgery" at the St. Mary’s of Michigan Standish Hospital annual Caring Bear Picnic June 19 at the Paige Memorial Park. Children participated in a variety of activities and educational opportunities while they waited. A picnic lunch was also served to attendees.


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