CONTACT: TOM MOORE
Joint Office for Planning, Marketing and Communications
8788 John Pappajohn Pavilion
Iowa City IA 52242
Release: Aug. 30, 2002
Heart Friends to host picnic Sept. 8
Heart Friends will host a picnic for children with congenital heart defects
and their families from noon to 4 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 8, at Shelter #11 in
City Park in Iowa City.
Heart Friends provides emotional support, information and educational opportunities
to children with congenital heart disease and their families. An affiliated
group, Hopeful Hearts, serves those born with heart defects who have reached
The Heart Friends Picnic will offer an afternoon of games for children,
activities and socializing. Food and drinks will be provided. City Park is
located at 200 East Park Road. To R.S.V.P., call (319) 384-8442 or toll free
(800) 777-8442 by Friday, Sept. 7.
University of Iowa Health Care describes the partnership between
the University of Iowa Roy J. and Lucille A. Carver College of Medicine and
UI Hospitals and Clinics and the patient care, medical education and research
programs and services they provide. Visit UI Health Care online at www.uihealthcare.com.