Teddy Bear Breakfast Celebrates the Young Child
Dance, sing, play and eat to support Smart Start of Mecklenburg County.
Make plans to attend the Teddy Bear Breakfast, March 18 at Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church on East Boulevard.
Smart Start of Mecklenburg County
Live music, dance performances, a special story time and full tummies are the things that make the annual Teddy Bear Breakfast special for children ages birth to 5. Hosted by Smart Start of Mecklenburg County to support its programs throughout the area, a morning of kid-friendly activities are planned March 18, 9-11 a.m. at Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church on East Boulevard.
Kids can dance and play after filling up from a breakfast buffet.
Photo courtesy of Smart Start of Mecklenburg County
Tickets are $25 and include a breakfast buffet created with young palates in mind. Children can go on a "bear hunt" during a special story time with city council member and Smart Start board member LaWana Mayfield. Let them dance out their wiggles watching a live performance by the kid-friendly band The Fidgets. And Charlotte School of Ballet and Drills of Hope step group perform. In addition there are age-appropriate crafts and each child goes home with a one-of-a-kind teddy bear.
Kids loving listening and watching The Fidgets on stage.
PHOTO COURTESY OF SMART START OF MECKLENBURG COUNTY
Proceeds support Smart Start of Mecklenburg County programs. The goal of Smart Start is to ensure all people involved in the lives of a young child — that's families, teachers, doctors and caregivers — have what's needed for healthy growth and development.
Purchase individual tickets, or a table that seats you and up to eight guests for $200.