UNK-The Friends of the Frank House are proud to present the Teddy Bear Picnic, to be held on Sunday, September 10. The picnic will take place at the Frank House on the University of Nebraska at Kearney West Campus. The Frank House will open at 12:30 p.m. with activities set to get under way at 1 p.m. The event will include a Teddy Bear raffle, a Teddy Bear walk and a Teddy Bear parade. The picnic is open to the public, but a special invitation is extended to grandparents in honor of Grandparents day. Children are encouraged to bring along their favorite teddy bear and a picnic lunch. Popcorn, cotton candy, and juice will be available. Free will donations will be accepted. The rain date for the event is Sunday, Sept. 17. Co-Chair of the event Jodell Payne commented, “We encourage everyone to come and enjoy this special event. We think it will be a really good time for children, parents and grandparents alike.”
The Friends of the Frank House is an organization that promotes the historical Frank House mansion located on west campus at the University of Nebraska Kearney.