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Advocate Childrens' Hospital

Thursday, December 21st, 2017 - 15:00 to 17:00 CDT

Please join us for the visit to Advocate Children's Hospital. There are aprox. 75-100 children we will visit so we will need a larger group of pilots. Thank you!

Dress Code: uniform
Get Directions: 4440 W. 95th Street Oak Lawn, Il 60453 708-684-8000
RSVP: Kathi Hurst rowtygirls@aol.com 815-404-1100

Rush Hospital

Friday, December 15th, 2017 - 18:00 to 20:00 CDT

Please help us come visit Rush Hospital. Please park in the visitor lot located on the south west corner of Harrison and Ashland. Take the bridge on the 4th floor of the garage into the ATRIUM/MAIN HOSPITAL. Stop at the information desk for a visitor pass. You are going to 6 Kellogg (the general pediatric unit). Take a left from the visitor's desk into the main hospital (Au Bon Pain cafe will be on your right). Walk through the main lobby and take a right at the T in the hallway, towards the C elevators. Follow the hallway to the C elevators, located on your right past all of the artwork. Take the C elevators to the 6th floor. When you exit the elevator bay, please ask the secretary for Meg from child life. I will meet you there. If you need anything once you enter the building, use any house phone to call Meg at 3-4260.

Dress Code: uniform
Get Directions: 1653 Congress Parkway Chicago 312-942-5000
RSVP: Olga Ciura 224-622-3554 olciu27@gmail.com

Advocate Lutheran General Childrens Hospital Visit

Thursday, December 14th, 2017 - 18:00 to 20:00 CDT

Please join us in visiting the Children's hospital to pass out toys for our annual Pilots for Kids event. Please direct all pilots to come to the main hospital entrance in the front of the Tower building. It is about in the center of that curved glass section that faces Dempster Street. That is the easiest because where we are meeting in the 2-Tower Family Room is directly above that entry-way lobby and is easily accessible by the stairway or elevators located right there.

Dress Code: Uniform
Get Directions: Child Life Dept. Advocate Children's Hospital Park Ridge 1775 Dempster Street Park Ridge, IL. 60068 847-723-2257
RSVP: Kathi Hurst 815-404--1100 Rowtygirls@aol.com

Ann and Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital visit

Tuesday, December 12th, 2017 - 15:00 to 16:30 CDT

Hospital visit at Ann and Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital. All pilots must have the flu shot for the visit and be free of the cold or flu. Please meet in the Family Life Center at the arrival time.

Dress Code: Uniform. This visit will be open for a total of five volunteers and those volunteers must have had their annual flu shot at least two weeks prior to that visit. Also, our visit will coincide with a visit by the Rainbow Dogs (comfort dogs) so that should make it fun for all involved.
Get Directions: 225 E. Chicago Ave. Downtown Chicago
RSVP: Kevin Buchar 773-895-0602 kbuchar@comcast.net

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