Throwing Out Diabetes Day at Big League Dreams in Redding

July 10, 2010 10:00 amtoJuly 11, 2010 10:00 am

The 2nd Annual Throwing Out Diabetes event will take place at Big League Dreams on Saturday July 10, 2010 starting at 10am and lasts for 24 hours!! Come help support 24 hours dedicated to bringing awareness about Type 1 Diabetes to our community. The Northern California Type 1 Diabetes Support Group for Children & Adults is helping put on this great event which will feature speaker Theresa Garnero, a diabetes nurse educator, author, and cartoonist and Diabetes Educator of the Year in 2008. Other activities include the 24-hour game of catch, a home run hitting contest, musical performances, fun and games, a magic show, raffle prizes including a 3-night house boat trip, and more. Also featured, will be information booths, education, and the opportunity to meet families and individuals affected by diabetes. For more information visit www.throwingoutdiabetesday.com or http://www.ncdiabetesgroup.org/. Bring a pillow and sleeping bag and stay the night!!