The Great Banquet10/7/2017
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Joni and Friends Sacramento to Hold Free Event at Bayside Church for People With Disabilities
"The Great Banquet" Event Seeks to Honor, Encourage and Inspire People with Disabilities
October 7, 2017
ROSEVILLE, Calif., - Joni and Friends Sacramento will hold its fourth bi-annual event
titled "The Great Banquet" at Bayside Church in Roseville on October 7, 2017.
The free event will provide a very special evening for people with disabilities, their families, and caregivers for them to connect with each other and experience the great resources available to them.
The evening will feature a delicious
dinner, fun activities for children (crafts, games, face painting), live entertainment, inspiring speakers as well as resource tables. Hundreds of volunteers are helping to make this night happen, including trained "one-on-one buddies" for children and adults with special needs, so they can fully participate in the activities.
Emily Colson will provide the keynote address. Emily is a prolific speaker, and author of the award- winning book, Dancing with Max.
The Sacramento office of Joni and Friends - a non-profit, faith-based disability organization - was opened in 2011. It provides many programs such as Marriage Getaway, Wheels for the World, Family Retreats, Special Delivery, and Church Relations.
The Great Banquet will be held at Bayside Church at 8191 Sierra College Blvd. in Roseville, Calif. from 5:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Doors open at 5:00. Guests must register for this free event at
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