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Waterford Credit Union bringing you Fun for Life

The Fun for Life 2018 takes place on Sunday, 14th October in the People's Park, Waterford from 12.30-3.30. It's guaranteed to be a jam packed family fun day and all for a great cause, the Solas Cancer Support Centre.

Waterford Credit Union are excited to be sponsoring Fun for Life 2018 on the 10th anniversary of the Run & Walk for Life.

There is a full programme of events on the day including the Waterford Credit Union family fun zone, treasure hunt, bouncy castles, kids art area, fun drums, human gyroscope, national reptile zoo along with a farmer's market and much more. The People's Park will also be home to the finish line of the Run & Walk for Life 2018 and BEAT fm will be broadcasting live from the event.

Waterford Credit Union will be holding an art competition in the lead up to the event where they invite entrants to draw/paint or even make a model hot-air balloon! All entries will be displayed in the Park on the day. Prizes will be given for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place. Applications forms can be picked up in either office at Parnell Street or Upper Grange, or downloaded from our website Fun for Life is the family-centric part of the day as the Run & Walk for Life gets under way that day on the Quay at 12.00 noon.

Thousands of runners, walkers and joggers are expected to complete the 10km course and finish in the People's Park.

AnnMarie Drohan, Waterford Credit Union added the Fun for Life is for everyone and wants to encourage as many people to come along and enjoy the teeming fun line up.

"The entertainment we have planned is guaranteed to appeal to all ages.

It really will be a fantastic afternoon and all for such a worthy cause. Come along and check out the National reptile zoo, take part in the treasure hunt, along with face painting, bouncy castles and the Waterford Credit Union family fun zone to name a few. The Farmers Market will also be there with a wide and delicious selection of fresh artisan treats and refreshments. BEAT fm will be broadcasting live from the People's Park on the day."

So, whether you're participating in the Solas Cancer Support Centre Run & Walk for Life or you just want to enjoy a few hours of great family fun you won't want to miss the Fun for Life 2018 at the People's Park, Waterford on Sunday October 14th from 12.30pm to 3.30pm.

For more information or further details about Fun for Life call Waterford Credit Union on 051 861600 or check out the Waterford Credit Union's Facebook event page.


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