Food, Fun and Friendship: Girls Scouts and BGCofCV bring you free carnival on February 10, from 4-6 p.m.


Palm Desert, California –Boys & Girls Clubs of the Coachella Valley (BGCofCV) has joined with Girl Scout Troop 826 to bring special needs children a free carnival on February 10, from 4-6 p.m.

“The carnival will be a great deal of fun for all involved,” said Tracy Reed, BGCofCV Indio Clubhouse Director. “Working with Troop 826 in putting on this carnival has been a pleasure and has exemplified the values of collaboration, inclusion and friendship.”

All of the children will have the opportunity to play games and exercise creativity in the arts and crafts zone. Troop 826 will present a puppet show, then everyone will share a pizza dinner.

Parents will have time to relax and mingle nearby while their children enjoy the festivities.

For more information about the special needs carnival please contact To find a Clubhouse near you, or to learn about Boys & Girls Clubs of Coachella Valley, go to or call 760-836-1160.