SAVE THE DATE FOR HEALTHY KIDS DAY®
A Free Community Event

Saturday, April 26, 2014

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 26 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:

Branch

Time

Sample of Activities

Burbank YMCA

1:00 - 3:00 pm

Fire Truck
Obstacle Course
Bouce House

Charles River YMCA

Note our off-site location:

Newman Elementary School

1155 Central Ave.

Needham, MA 02492

10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Fun Family Photos
Face Painting
Fitness Tests
Relay Races

Charlestown YMCA

10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Arts & Crafts
Sports Clinics
Family Boot Camp (10:00 am and 11:00 am)
Outdoor Zumba (10:45 am and 11:45 am)
Family Splash Time (10 am)
Diabetes Prevention Awareness
Whole Foods Market Visit

Dorchester YMCA

10:00 am - 2:00 pm
2:00 - 5:00 pm (open swim)

Facepainting
Frozen Yogurt Samples
Kids Boxing
Bounce House
Scavenger Hunt
Open Swim

East Boston YMCA

10:00 am - Noon

Healthy Snacks
East Boston Neighborhood Health Center
Dental Care
MYCHIP Child Identification Program
Family Friendly Group Exercise
Health Screenings
Facepainting
Y Program Demonstrations
Injury Prevention
World Peas Food Hub
YMCA Summer Camp

Huntington Avenue YMCA

10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Free t-shirts for the first 25 participants
Healthy Snacks
Obstacle Course
YMCA Summer Camp
Double Dutch Demonstrations
Karate Demonstrations
Whole Foods Healthy Eating
Smoothie King
Massages for parents

North Suburban YMCA

10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Arts & Crafts
Health Screenings
Bike and Skin Safety
Musicians
L.L. Bean Outdoor Activities
Interactive Rugby
Microsoft Dance Kinect
Whole Foods Market Healthy Eating
Potbelly Sandwich Bite

Oak Square YMCA

11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Rock Climbing
Family Zumba
Arts & Crafts
Sports Stations
Boston Breaker's Soccer Clinic
St. Elizabeth's Health Screenings
& Nutrition Seminar
Aquatics Safety Seminar
Open Swim Time
Healthy Snack Station

Roxbury YMCA

10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Bounce House
Family Friendly Group Exercise
Carnival
Obstacle Course
Jack & Jill Inc. USA
USA Rugby
Walgreens
Boston Public Library
M.A.C. Multicultural Aids Coalition
Boston Police Department

Thomas M. Menino YMCA

10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Raffles for gift cards to Stop&Shop and Shaws

Tickets to the New England Revolution

First 100 participants get a free T-shirt

Giveaways
Games & Fun Prizes
Family Fun Group Exercise
Touch Tank from the New England Aquarium
Family Swim Time
Fire Truck Visit
Community Partners

Waltham YMCA

Noon - 3:00 pm

Healthy Snacks
Active Games
Family Zumba
Fire & Police Department
Bounce House
Community Vendors
Planting Activities
Face Painting
Healthy Food Making

Wang YMCA of Chinatown

11:30 am - 2:30 pm

Healthy Snacks
Games & Fun Prizes
Family-Friendly Group Exercise
Health Screenings
Family Swim Time

West Roxbury YMCA

11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Heavey Quinn Academy of Irish Dance
Big Apple Circus Performer
Zumba for Kids
Launch Jump Park
Walgreens
Whole Foods Market
Eye Exams
Coloring Contest
Facepainting
College Athletes