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Children's Day Returns!

Children’s Day Returns!
Pro Portsmouth, Inc. Introduces
The 2022 Children’s Day Logo Artist

PORTSMOUTH, NH. April 21, 2022. It’s back: Children’s Day returns to Downtown Portsmouth and the 2022 event logo was unveiled today by Pro Portsmouth.

The Press Conference, which took place at the 2022 Block Party Sponsor,Northeast Credit Union, introduced Aidan Dargenio as the artist whose work was selected for the 2022 logo. Aidan, along with Chris Parker, President and CEO of Northeast Credit Union unveiled the logo to friends and family. His logo artwork will be featured on the Volunteer T-shirts, the Children’s Day map, social media, and the Pro Portsmouth website.

The event, which takes place on Sunday, May 1st from Noon – 4:00pm, kicks off at the Block Party’s Performance Area on Pleasant Street. Using the activity map and legend, families follow the alphabet all over Downtown where they can enjoy a variety of crafts, games, and interactive activities.

Entertainment takes place at the Block Party on Pleasant. This year’s schedule of performers includes TJ Wheeler & Friends, Lindsay & Her Puppet Pals, and NHAPA/Seacoast Civic Dance Company.

Support For Children’s Day comes from: 2022 Presenting Program Sponsor, Mass General Brigham/Wentworth Douglass Hospital, and Block Party Sponsor, Northeast Credit Union, with additional support from Event Sponsors: Snapology, Tailored Pediatric Medicine, Treehouse Toys, G.Willikers, Kilwin’s, alpha graphics, ad cetera and Blue Dolphin.

Thanks go out to the City of Portsmouth, City Manager, Karen Conard, and the various City Departments for their support of Children’s Day.

The Children’s Day map will be available at the event and can be downloaded/printed on the Pro Portsmouth:

About Pro Portsmouth:

Pro Portsmouth, Inc. is a 501c (3) organization serving the Seacoast area. Its Mission is to promote the arts, culture, history and community of the area through such events as Children’s Day, Market Square Day Festival & 10K Road Race, Summer in the Street and First Night® Portsmouth. For more information on the group, including volunteer and sponsorship opportunities, visit or call 603-433-4398.

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