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Families enjoy annual "Teddy Bear Picnic" at the Children's Park

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TYLER (KYTX) - The annual Teddy Bear Picnic, despite the gloomy weather was again a success.
For the past five years, the Children's Park has held the event. 

Organizers say having the picnic is a way to bring families together and help unwrap children's more creative side. The park doesn't have nay play ground equipment, just wide open spaces.

"Everything is not done for them so they get to explore  and climb things and use their imagination," Said Children's Park founder Jennifer Carson.

those who came were asked to bring a lunch a blanket and make a one dollar donation.

All the money collected in donations an T-shirt sales at the event will go into park improvements and expansion.

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