TORONTO, Aug. 1, 2008 /CNW/ -
What: GO Transit is hosting its annual KidSummer day next Thursday,
August 7. The free event begins at Union Station where kids
ages 4-12 can explore the GO miniature safety village. Then
it's a train ride to Exhibition station for a meet-and-greet
with the newly redesigned GO Bear, and activities such as an
interactive rail safety presentation, face-painting, and much
more. As a special treat, kids will get a light and healthy
lunch courtesy of Bombardier Transportation.
When: Thursday, August 7, 2008
10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Registration at Union Station at 10:00 a.m.
Event moves to Exhibition station on the 10:43 a.m. Lakeshore
Registered participants can take the 12:00 p.m. train back to
Where: Event starts at Union Station in the GO concourse, 140 Bay St.,
just south of Front St. in downtown Toronto
Event moves to Exhibition station
Media should report to the KidSummer registration desk at Union
Station for 10:00 a.m.
Who: Hundreds of children from across the GTA
GO Bear, GO Transit's mascot
Background: KidSummer is Today's Parent magazine's summer event series
giving Toronto-area families a behind-the-scenes look at local businesses and
attractions. GO Transit has been proudly hosting its KidSummer event for over
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For further information:
For further information: Media enquiries - Jessica Kosmack (GO Transit),
(416) 869-3600 ext. 5231; or Jennifer Beck (GO Transit), (416) 869-3600 ext.