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Pine Tree Apple Tennis Classic 2019

August 1, 2019 7:30 a.m. – August 4, 2019 12 p.m., White Bear Lake

Each year, thousands of children are diagnosed with cancer, severely affecting what many of us take for granted – the ability to have a healthy childhood. The mission of the Pine Tree Apple Tennis Classic (PTATC) is to host an annual mixed doubles tennis tournament to raise funds that primarily support research to lessen the suffering caused by childhood cancer. Funds raised benefit the cancer research program at Children’s Minnesota.

AYA Vikings Game

December 16, 2018, 12 p.m. – 4 p.m., Minneapolis

Join us at US Bank Stadium to cheer on the Minnesota Vikings as they play the Miami Dolphins. The game begins at noon and tickets are limited to 2 per patient. Space is limited and tickets are available on a first-come-first-serve basis.

Pottery Class with Pigs Eye Pottery

December 9, 2018, 2 p.m. – 4 p.m., St. Paul

Join us to try your hand at pottery! We will have a brief instruction on using the ceramics wheel and working with clay, followed by free time to create some amazing pieces that will later be fired and usable.

Holiday Cookie Baking

December 20, 2018, 6 p.m. – 8 p.m., Minnetonka

Join us at Gilda's Club in Minnetonka to make and bake holiday treats to bring to friends and family. We are open to recipe suggestions but please allow enough time to get all the proper ingredients. Guests ages 15-30 are welcome to join this event.

Upstairs Circus Event

November 27, 2018, 6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m., Minneapolis

Join us at 6:30 PM on Tuesday, November 27th for DIY craft projects and social time at The Upstairs Circus in the North Loop. Space is limited so the event is open to patients only.

AYA gathering: video games, snacks and fun!

October 19, 2018, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m., Minneapolis

Join us Friday, October 19 starting at 6 PM for a night of video games, snacks, and fun! Event is open to oncology patients ages 15-30 and will be held in the Wild Room on 7th floor.

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At 11 years old, Mia was a normal, active kid. When doctors found a tumor on her spine and she was diagnosed with Ewing Sarcoma, everything changed.

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Battling leukemia, Camber’s resilience shines as bright as her smile

Camber has overcome many challenges since being diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) and continues to take every day in stride.

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All for Tyler: giving back to honor a little brother’s life

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Shine Brighter

October 27, 2018, 7 p.m. – 11:30 p.m., Minneapolis

Children’s Minnesota Cancer and Blood Disorders Program is excited to announce a new event, Shine Brighter. This community fundraiser benefits The Cancer Kids Fund and Camp Quality™ USA, a camp for kids with cancer and blood disorders. The Cancer Kids Fund also supports year-round programming for kids with cancer and blood disorders in Minnesota and the surrounding region.