Strollin' Colon At Six Madison-Area Sites Week of Feb. 17

Events - Community

Date & Time:
Monday, February 17, 2014 - 8:00am to Saturday, February 22, 2014 - 9:00pm


Hilldale Shopping Center
702 N midvale blvd
Madison, WI 53705

The UW Carbone Cancer Center, in collaboration with the UW Digestive Health Center and Gilda's Club Madison, will play host to the Strollin' Colon, a free interactive exhibit from Feb. 17-22.
The Strollin' Colon is a pink inflatable that is 12 feet long, 10 feet high and 10 feet wide. As visitors walk through the three-dimensional exhibit, they will see everything on a large scale:
    Giant polyps
    Ulcerative colitis
    Crohn's disease
    Different stages of colon cancer
Visitors will have a chance to chat with UW Health physicians from the UW Carbone Cancer Center and the UW Digestive Health Center and also enjoy free giveaways and life-saving information.
Locations that will be hosting the exhibit during the week include:
Monday, February 17
Gordon Dining and Event Center, 770 W. Dayton St., Madison
Tuesday, February 18
Verona Public Library, 500 Silent St., Verona

Wednesday, February 19
Boys and Girls Club of Dane County, 4619 Jenewein Rd., Fitchburg

Thursday, February 20
Hilldale Mall, 702 N. Midvale Blvd., Madison

Friday, February 21
Westgate Hy-Vee, 675 South Whitney Way, Madison

Saturday, February 22
East Towne Mall, 89 East Towne Mall, Madison

Cost: Free
Handicapped Accessible: Yes
Sponsoring Organization(s): UW Carbone Cancer Center
Pre-Registration? No
American Sign Language (ASL) Provided? No
Event Website: Strollin Colon