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Strap on those racing diapers: The Baby Derby Returns!

LUFKIN, TX (News Release) -

Of all the sights and sounds that you may experience at the annual Texas State Forest Festival, none is more endearing than the Baby Derby. 

Parents who have their sights on that coveted trophy throw keys, candy, toys and anything else in the path of their diaper clad youngster to coax them down the track and be the first one to cross the finish line.  It's funny, it's adorable, and just down-right entertaining!  Everyone receives a prize and the winners get a trophy that's sure to be a family keepsake.   

This years Baby Derby is sponsored by The Sheepfold Texas and Jordan Family Dentistry. 

Registration fee is $10, and parents are encouraged to find sponsors for their little dashers. Proceeds will benefit The Sheepfold Texas; a faith-based shelter for abused and homeless women with children in Lufkin.

The Baby Derby will take place at the Texas State Forest Festival Friday, September 23rd at 6:00pm. 

Entrants may register on-line at the Sheepfold Texas website; www.thesheepfoldtexas.org or by calling 936-465-4311. 

Also, look for registration forms at your local church or daycare center.

 

 

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