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Memories for Marcus

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Tuesday, December 3, 2019 
6 – 9 pm
Daily Planet Café
121 West Jones Street, Raleigh 27603

By making a $20 donation to Memories for Marcus or bringing in a new unwrapped toy, you will receive a delicious buffet meal courtesy of The Daily Planet. All proceeds will benefit WakeMed Children’s through the WakeMed Foundation. Toys will be given to children hospitalized during the holiday season. Please make checks payable to WakeMed Foundation and specify “Memories for Marcus” in the memo line of your check.

We are in need of items for infants, toddlers and teenagers. Here are some ideas to get you started.

  • Light up toys
  • Rattles (not cloth)
  • Pacifiers
  • Sippy cups
  • Onesies
  • Musical toys
  • Nerf toys (footballs, etc.)
  • Movies/DVDs
  • Video games
  • Handheld games (Yahtzee, Connect 4, etc)
  • Decks of Cards
  • Journals
  • Nail polish

Bring the kids and invite your friends. The evening will include door prizes, great food and a silent auction.

For more information, email or call Margie at (919) 906-0156.

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The Daily Planet Café
121 West Jones Street, Raleigh, NC 27603

The Daily Planet Café is located at the corner of McDowell and Jones Street in downtown Raleigh inside The NC Museum of Natural Sciences’ Nature Research Center. An above-ground parking lot is located one block east of the Museum, with entrances on Jones and Edenton Streets. The Green Square parking deck is at the corner of Edenton and McDowell Streets behind the NRC. The entrance to the deck is on Edenton between Salisbury and McDowell Streets. Parking is free after 5pm.