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Features > Waukesha, WI (August 2008) > GE Healthcare International Picnic


On Saturday, August 23, 2008 the GE Healthcare International Affinity Picnic was held at Minooka Park in Waukesha, Wisconsin. It included participation from a wide range of affinity/network employee groups in GE Healthcare showcasing the diversity of our organization, great food, and fun!


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Mariane helps dry off the iBounce inflatable attraction since it rained a bit in the morning


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It's tough to setup a picnic in the rain...


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Ketchup...check...


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Cold drinks...check...


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Music...check...


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Safe jumping...check...


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The crowds were smaller near the start of the event, but the die hard attendees were there and were going to have fun!


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Donna, co-leader of the Milwaukee Hub of GE's GLBT Alliance, says hello to the cutest puppy at the picnic


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Face and arm painting!


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A Re-Imagined pinwheel


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Kids + Balloons = Fun!


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The food arrived including this REALLY LARGE pile of Fortune Cookies (you know they were invented in San Francisco, right?)


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A volunteer helps a child get ready for the candy scramble


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And scramble they did...


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Rodrigo and his daughter


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Donna and Anil were DJs for the day!


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Fooooooood! There were rows for Asian/Chinese/Indian, Hispanic/Latino, African American traditional food and all were very tasty!


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I think the peach cobbler was the highlight...


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Lia and Randeep


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I think my plate might have been a virtual map of the world...


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Although India did invent the abacus, it had little to do with the great game of BINGO! It began in Spain around 1530.


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Sarita and her sister (I believe)


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How lucky I am at Bingo (I used my lucky numbers from my fortune cookie to find luckiest bingo card) - I won a soccer ball!


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Sack races


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A putting contest


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The trial run of the adult sack race


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A soccer game


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Cricket - I even participated in this one (although I don't think I'll be a superstar in the sport anytime soon)


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