SUNDAY, OCTOBER 27, 2019 | 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
World Record Attempt 2 p.m. - 3 p.m.
Trinity United Church, Main St., Newmarket
Newmarket’s first Hug-A-Thon for Charity!
Music, Dancing, Art, Hugs for all ages!
Help us BEAT the GUINNESS WORLD RECORD for the most HUGS by a team of 8 in 60 minutes!
Whistle Blow at 2.00 pm
and Stop at 3.00 pm
Fundraising proceeds to benefit our YOUTH in Newmarket and abroad!
Share the Power of a Hug!
We aim to break the world record of 2,450 hugs in 60 minutes!
To break the record, we need to hug over 400 people!
Did you know that hugging boosts our oxytocin levels and creates a feeling of well-being?
Meet the Charities!
All proceeds from Newmarket’s Hug-A-Thon event will be dispersed to two charities: Youth Speak and Global Strides
Meet the Team of Awesome Huggers!
Tony Van Byen
Rev. Linda Wheler
Meet Our Supporters
Trinity on Main
St. Kitts Music
We are a group of local citizens who have come together to bring an awesome hug filled event in Newmarket. Our planning team includes:
George St. Kitts
Sher St. Kitts
Tony Van Bynen