The Children?s Hospital of Richmond and Animas Corporation are offering a free half day diabetes education program on March 24 in Glen Allen, VA for families and caregivers of children living with diabetes ? providing important information on how to manage diabetes in their daily life and how to work with others who may be caring for their child. Additionally, country music star George Canyon, who also lives with Type 1 diabetes, will be sharing his own personal story, as well as a few of his hit songs.

The day will include fun events for the kids, valuable information for parents and of course a special visit from George Canyon.

Where: Mount Vernon Baptist Church
11220 Nuckols Road
Glen Allen, VA

When: Saturday, March 24, 2012 ? 12:30PM to 5:45PM
*Registration begins at Noon

To RSVP for this event, contact: Joe Manriquez @ 1-804-248-9093 or jmanriq9@its.jnj.com

(I'm a big fan of George Canyon. If you can make it, the event should be fun.)