The event is being sponsored by the Girl Scouts, the Rescue Mission the Chapel House and the Pet Food Pantry.
Kids attending will be asked to bring a cardboard box and sleeping bag to the event. They will receive a homeless dinner and also participate in crafts and listen to guest speakers.
The organizers hope the event will build awareness about youth homelessness and teach kids important lessons in empathy.
Youth Homeless Experience
- Friday May 9 through Saturday the 10th
- Casey Park Ice Arena in Auburn
- Cost is $5 + a food donation
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