The annual Children's Festival will be hosted at the Stockert Youth Center from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, according to the Children's Festival committee, made of Debora Brockleman, Kara Casto, Joyce Harris-Thacker and April Small.
The Children's Festival features representatives from various agencies and businesses with a focus on children. Most will offer activities for children that parents easily can replicate at home, and many will offer snacks. Health and safety demonstrations and information also will be presented during the fair.
There are several new attractions this year as well as familiar and fun activities.
The schedule of performances is as follows:
10:30 a.m. - Karate demonstration by Buckhannon Academy of Karate
11 a.m. - SYC Cheerleading
11:30 a.m. - Kickboxing demonstration with Larry Carter
Noon - Karate demonstration by USA Martial Arts
12:45 p.m. - The Magic of Charles and balloon twisting
1:30 p.m. - SYC Drill Team
The day is free and open to the public. The Children's Festival is always open to any organization that would like to participate. For more information or to learn more about participating, anyone interested can call the Stockert Youth Center at 304-473-0145.