A Free Community Event

Saturday, April 25, 2015

Save the date and bring your family to the Y for Healthy Kids Day®!

Healthy Kids Day is an annual event that inspires parents and kids to stay moving and learning all summer long. On April 25 the YMCA of Greater Boston will celebrate Healthy Kids Day at every branch with fun and free activities that promote the health and well-being of children.

Healthy Kids Day Event Times and Locations:



Sample of Activities

Burbank YMCA

1:00 - 3:00pm

Healthy Eating for Kids and Families with Lahey Health Systems

Bounce House

Reading Police

Posture Screenings with Dr. Mark Tierney

Activities and Samples with Kind Bars

Obstacle Course and Camp Activities

Charles River YMCA

Note our off-site location:

Newman Elementary School

1155 Central Ave.

Needham, MA 02492

10:00am - 1:00pm

Needham Polics and Fire

Whole Foods - Wellesley

Launch trampoline park

Beth Israel Deaconess Nutrition- Needham

Magic 106.7

Needham Community Farm and Stacey's Juice Bar

Charlestown YMCA

10:00am - 1:00pm

Family Group Exercise Classes

(10:30am Family Boot Camp)

(11:30am Family Exploration Extravaganza)

Bounce House

Face Painting

Free Boston Celtics T-Shirts to first 100 children

North End Music & Performing Arts Center

E-Inc. - Hosting Educational Activities

Whole Foods- Healthy Shakes/Snacks

Dorchester YMCA

10:00am - 2:00pm

Family Zumba

Face Painting

Bounce House

Kid's Boxing

Relay Races

Fun and Games Family Swim (2-5pm)

East Boston YMCA

10:00am -12:00pm

East Boston Neighboorhood Health Center/Let's Get Movin

My Chip

GoGoSqueeze Apple Sauce

Kool Smiles

Neighboorhood Health Plan

Huntington Avenue YMCA

10:00am -2:00pm

Free T-shirts (first 50 participants)

Arts and Crafts

Obstacle Course

Giant Hopscotch

Capoeira Demonstration

Whole Foods Healthy Eating

Healthy Screenings and Healthy Snacks

Identification Kits

Group Exercise and Open Swim

"Story" Room

North Suburban YMCA

10:00am - 1:00pm

Microsoft Kinect Dance

Whole Foods Smoothie Bar

Woburn Fire Department Smoke House

Woburn Public Library Reading Circle

Children's Yoga and Family Zumba

Face Painting and Henna Tattoos

Oak Square YMCA

11:00am - 2:00pm

Whole Foods- Free Healthy Snacks

McGruff the Crime Dog with the Boston Police Department

Community Resource Tables from ABCDC, ABCD, and WIC

Free Healthy Screenings for the entire family

Moon Bounce, Rock Climbing, Sports, Activities and more!

Roxbury YMCA

11:00am - 2:00pm


Eastern Bank

Kool Smiles

Jack and Jill Chapter (face painting and more!)

Roxbury Fire Department

Basketball demonstrations, skills and drills

Thomas M. Menino YMCA

10:00am - 1:00pm

New England Aquarium Traveling Tidepool

Guest DJ from 103.3 Amp Radio

Firetruck visit

Bounce House

Face Painting

Waltham YMCA

12:00pm - 3:00pm

Sports Hub Radio

Belmonth Savings Bank

Doctors Express

Hannaford Pharmacy

New England Revolution


Wang YMCA of Chinatown

1:00 -4:00 pm

Tufts Medical Center

Whole Foods

103.3 Amp Radio


South Cove WIC

Wang YMCA's Dance Class

Wang YMCA's Youth Karate Class

Wang YMCA's Teen Leaders

West Roxbury YMCA

11:00am - 3:00pm

Moon Bounces

Kind Bar Company

Cannon Family Eye Care

Diabetes Prevention and Nutrition

Games and Activities

Block Party!

Snyders Pretzels