Clowning around at the children’s hospital
Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus performers entertain our littlest patients with banter and tricks.
Taylor Ballek is a multimedia visual storyteller for the Health Beat team. Born in Winfield, Illinois, she went on to receive a bachelor’s degree in photojournalism from Central Michigan University in 2015. Her love for storytelling continues to grow with every person she has the privilege to meet through her journey of photojournalism. In her spare time she enjoys hammocking near Lake Michigan, rollerblading, collecting antique clocks, trying new restaurants and traveling to new cities.
'Seeing their faces is what this is all about.'
Joined by characters from the beloved children's series, author Mike Berenstain takes time to meet with children and sign books.
... and thrill children and their parents alike.