Local elementary schools will be getting a special visitor on April 22nd and 23rd.

Pachi, the Pan Am and Parapan Am Games mascot is coming to Timmins.

Since the launch last Summer Pachi has been to more than 130 elementary schools in Ontario visiting over 50,000 students.

Tuesday, April 22nd

9:30am-10:00am Pinecrest Public School (542 Toke Street, Timmins)

11:15am-11:45am Schumacher Public School (64 Croatia Avenue, Schumacher)

2:00pm-2:30pm W. Earle Miller Public School (200 Victoria Avenue, Timmins)

 Wednesday, April 23rd

9:30am-10:00am Frank P. Krznaric Whitney Public School (712 Earl, Porcupine)

11:00am-11:30am Bertha Shaw Public School (109 Powell, South Porcupine)

1:35pm-2:05pm Golden Avenue Public School (117 Golden, South Porcupine)