WASHINGTON (AP) — It’s “Adoption Day” at the D.C. Superior Court.
The 27th annual ceremony takes place at the courthouse Saturday.READ MORE: Preakness Updates | Updated Odds Show Support For Fenwick
More than 20 adoptions will be finalized at the ceremony, and all children adopted in the city within the last year are invited to attend along with their families.READ MORE: ALERT DAY: Extreme Heat & Humidity Creating Potentially Dangerous Conditions
Each child and his or her family will be introduced, and a judge will then sign their adoption decree.
Officials say the goal of the event is to celebrate adoption and to consider adopting or fostering a child in the city’s public welfare system.MORE NEWS: Suspect In Reisterstown Road Shooting Arrested
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