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Star Wars visits UI Children's Hospital

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IOWA CITY (KWWL) -

Darth Vader and his Clone troopers paid a special visit to pediatric patients and their siblings.

On Friday, the Star Wars characters visited the University of Iowa Stead Family Children's Hospital. There, they helped kids do crafts such as making their own lightsabers. The kids also had a chance to channel the force with the lightsabers the Star Wars crew brought.

The visit was on May 4, also known as "May the Fourth Be With You" day.

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