Loading Events

Type 1 Family Fun Day

  • January 26, 2014
  • 09:00 - 04:00
  • Spooky Nook Sports Complex
  • This event has passed.

diabetesdestinyBANNER                          Central Pennsylvania  Chapter

We’re sorry but there are no more spaces available for this event.


JDRF welcomes Central PA Type 1 Children and Their Families to Spooky Nook Sports for a fun filled day of games, sports, networking and more!

Join us January 26 from 9am-5pm for a day of sports, games and activities led by Diabetes Destiny.

Who is invited? This program is designed for Type 1 children, their parents and siblings.

What will we do? The jam -packed agenda is full of fun for the whole family:

Sports – from soccer to clip and climb and more!

Games – led by Diabetes Destiny

Stories – led by professional storyteller and Type 1 diabetic Rich Humphreys

Education – panels with CDEs, diabetic athletes and more.

Is lunch included? Absolutely!

Who is JDRF? JDRF is the world’s leading organization funding diabetes research. The Central Pennsylvania Chapter raises over $1 million each year for T1D research and provides programs and services for those impacted by type 1 diabetes. www.jdrf.org/centralpa

What is Diabetes Destiny?  Located in Lititz, PA, Diabetes Exercise Strategies Together In Network with You (D.E.S.T.I.N.Y) brings people with Diabetes together to learn about strategies from others and how to maximize their glucose control through the highest level of sports and life activities.  Learn more at: http://www.diabetesdestiny.org/

What is Spooky Nook Sports? Opened in 2013, this amazing facility is the home to the US National Field Hockey Team, and includes more than a dozen indoor courts, fields, and more. Learn more at: http://spookynooksports.com/

Where is Spooky Nook Sports? Located just minutes from Lancaster and Harrisburg, 2913 Spooky Nook Rd, Manheim, PA 17545

What is the cost? FREE for kids and their parents. Registration is required and is on a first come first serve basis.

What are the hours? The program will run from 8am-4pm and includes lunch. Registration begins at 9:00 am.

How do I register for this event?  Download this Registration Form (2014 T1D Family Fun Day) and send it back to the JDRF Central PA Chapter via email to bcostabile@jdrf.org, or via fax to 717-901-6573, or call the JDRF office to register over the phone at 717-901-6489.

Venue: Spooky Nook Sports Complex
Address: 2913 Spooky Nook Road, Manheim, PA 17545 United States map
Start: January 26, 2014 @ 9:00 am
Ends: January 26, 2014 @ 4:00 pm
Event Cost: Free