Ringling Bros. Visit Patients at the Children's Hospital at St. Mary's 
Friday, 11 December 2009 

West Palm Beach, Florida December 11, 2010) - The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey “Ambassadors of Laughter” – clowns Dave and Cherie Gregg - paid a special visit to young patients and their families at the Children’s Hospital at St. Mary’s Medical Center on December 10, 2009. Dave and Cherie performed a complete reading of “Maximilian the Great,” followed by a magic act and a few and individual room visits throughout the hospital.

Dozens of patients and their families packed the hospital’s playroom for the story, which was meant to demonstrate the importance of reading and the power of a child’s imagination. In addition to delicious snacks, the audience also received clown noses, stickers and coupons for the circus’ newest show, IlluscinationSM