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St. Joe’s lines up the treats for young patients

By From staff reports
Published: November 1, 2013
JAY CONNER/STAFF
Children collected treats from staff and guests at a special Halloween parade at St. Joseph’s Hospital on Thursday. About 75 patients and their siblings participated.

Kids lined up for treats at a special Halloween parade at St. Joseph’s Hospital, 3001 W. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. in Tampa. About 75 children, including patients and their siblings, collected goodies from staff and special guests, including members of the Tampa City Council, Gasparilla krewes and even a few costumed therapy animals. The kids were also treated to pumpkin carving, mask-making and games and crafts.