Teddy Bear Health Clinic at Imagine Nation

Saturday, March 14, 2020 at 10 AM – 1 PM

Children are encouraged to bring their favorite Teddy Bear or stuffed friend for activities focused around physical fitness, wellness, and healthy bodies. Each stuffed animal receives a certificate of good health after visiting our health and wellness stations!

Join us for Teddy Bear repair, Teddy Bear Yoga, Teddy Bear Nutrition and Oral Hygiene, Teddy Bear Wellness Check-ups, and more, including:

10:00am – 12:00pm Healthy Habits and Hand washing with Bristol Burlington Health Department
10:30 – 11:00am Bear Facts in the Science and Energy Studio
10:30am – 11:30pm Storytime with the Bristol Public Library Children’s Department
11:00am – 12:00pm Teddy Bear Yoga with Heather Tartarelli
11:30am – 12:30pm Story time with Children’s Author Rick Labadia
12:30-1:00pm Tea Time with Teddy reservations required

Ongoing Activities:
Re-Think your Drink with Bristol School Readiness Health Committee
Visit an Ambulance with Bristol EMS
Teddy Bear Adoption with CT Foster/Adopt
Get your Teddy Bear’s eyes checked with Della Porta EyeCare
Stitching, Repair, and Check-up Station with Pediatric Associates LLC
Teddy Bear Dental Check-up and Face Painting with Posner, Henderson and Goslee Dentistry
Cook with Jodie Fitz of the Price Chopper Kids Cooking Club
Nutrition Activity with Shop Rite of Bristol
Spine Toss with SoVita Chiropractic Bristol
Make Teddy Bear Blankets in our Art Studio
Send Letters to your Teddy Bear from our new post office
Save Polar Bears in our Water Studio

And more special guests, including:
Hartford Health Care, Hartford Health Care Cancer Institute, and the Bristol Family Resource Center presenting the Sparkler Program

Reservations are required for participation in an all new, special Teddy Bear Event: “Tea Time with Teddy” hosted by Chef Priscilla in our Learning Lab. Tea Time with Teddy takes place from 12:30 – 1:00pm during the Teddy Bear Health Clinic. Space for Tea Time is limited to 12 children, with a fee of $5 per child. Registration for this special Tea Time experience is available by calling 860-314-1400, or at the front desk on the day of the event.

The Teddy Bear Health Clinic is free with Museum Studio admission of $10 per person ages 1+, free for members. Museum Studio admission is required in order to participate in Tea Time.
Complimentary admission for the first 50 children made possible by the Barnes Foundation.

This event is generously sponsored by the Thomaston Savings Bank Foundation, Hartford HealthCare The Hospital of Central Connecticut, and the Barnes Foundation.

Please note that our parking lot will be closed for our special Ambulance Visit, additional parking will be available in the lot directly across from our building on Church Street, or in the Upson Street commuter lot.

Imagine Nation, A Museum Early Learning Center 1 Pleasant St, Bristol, Connecticut 06010