Thursday, January 30, 2014

UIS hosting Kid’s Night Out event

The University of Illinois Springfield Student-Athlete Advisory Committee is hosting the Make-A-Wish Kid’s Night Out Feb. 14 at The Recreation and Athletic Center from 5:30 to 9 p.m.

The event is open to children ages 5-13. The cost is $20 per child and $15 for each additional sibling. Activities will include instruction by UIS student-athletes in basketball, baseball, softball, tennis, soccer, volleyball, golf and cheerleading as well as arts and crafts and a movie. Snacks and beverages are provided. All proceeds go to the Make-A-Wish Foundation.

To register, contact SAAC president Ashley Stariha at

The story was published in The State Journal-Register on January 30, 2014.

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