Kids Day event to aid NICU baby

ISHPEMING – The Running for a Reason Kids Day for Flynn Valela will be held from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at Al Quaal Recreation Area in Ishpeming. A $10 wristband per child includes games, bounce house, face painting, story time, crafts, a CrossFit Kids area, food and refreshments.

The Ishpeming Fire Department will be there with their trucks for kids to tour, and also will be selling cudighis. Cudighis are not included in the wrist band purchase.

Flynn was born at 28 weeks, weighing just over 2 pounds. He is currently in the NICU at Marquette General Hospital.