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Imaginations Will Be Celebrated at the Annual UPMC Children's Ball

WHAT: At the annual UPMC Children’s Ball, families and friends will enjoy an extraordinary evening of entertainment that will include face painting, arts and crafts, balloon sculptures, caricature artists, family photos, basket raffle, stilt walkers, music and dancing, kid-approved food, treat bags for kids, scavenger hunt and special guests.
This year’s theme, “Imagination Celebration,” will entertain and inspire children, parents, grandparents and friends as they use their imaginations to express themselves and have family fun. 
WHY: Proceeds from the event benefit the Matilda H. Theiss Child Development Center, which is the cornerstone of early childhood mental health services at Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic of UPMC, providing mental health services to children from the Pittsburgh area and beyond.
WHO: Children of all ages, parents, grandparents and friends.
WHEN: 6 to 9 p.m., Saturday, March 21
Tickets are $100 for adults and $40 for children and are available by contacting Gina O’Malley at 412-802-8256 or
WHERE: Heinz Field East Club Lounge, Enter Gate B, 100 Art Rooney Ave, Pittsburgh, Pa., 15212. To cover the event, contact Amy Charley at 412-586-9778. 

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