The Central Sacramento Valley Shriners Club set up a booth at the Care for Kids event at the Yuba City Town Center on April 10. They provided gifts for the kids and free Shriner Children Hospital information for the parents. Merlin Mitchell from Yuba City performed as Magic the Clown and entertained the kids with custom-designed balloons. Joe Goss, Jerry Paine, Dale Brookins, John Fontes and Don Landrus all were present to educate the public on Shriners Hospital Care for Children.
On May 1, the Central Valley Shriners also attended the Yuba City Downtown Business Association Certified Farmers Market on Plumas Street from 4 p.m.-8 p.m. Gary Kidde of the Ben Ali Shrine in Sacramento entertained the children with free custom-designed balloons. Jeff Davidson of Yuba City was present to answer any questions and offer information to parents about care. Don Fredell, Jerry Paine, Joe Goss, Dale Brookins and John Fontes attended and were there to off help with the guidelines.