Global Family Reunion
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The Global Family Reunion was held on June 6 at the New York Hall of Science in Queens, New York. Created and spearheaded by writer A.J. Jacobs, the event brought together 3,700 people with the message that we are all part of one big family. The Global Family Reunion raised $62,000 for Alzheimer’s research and care.
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NPR host Ophira Eisenberg
13 steps away from host A.J. Jacobs
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Recording Artist John Legend
26 steps away from host A.J. Jacobs
Documentary filmmaker, humorist, television producer, screenwriter, and political activist.
Awesome family activities
450 interactive crafts and exhibits • Family Trivia • Storytelling • Scavenger Hunt • Potato sack races! • Contests • Food from every part of the human family • Mini-Golf
A sports challenge exhibit, including a surfing simulator, arm-wrestling machine and a pitching cage where a radar gun will measure the speed of your throws