PUT PLAY IN YOUR DAY: Healthy Kids Day

Healthy Kids Day!
Saturday, May 21
10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Ypsilanti High School, 2095 Packard Road (map)

On Saturday, May 21, the YMCA is encouraging all kids and parents in Ypsilanti to get together for a play date and commit to being active every day. It’s all part of the YMCA’s Healthy Kids Day™ – the nation’s largest health day for families.

As a leading charitable organization, the Y holds Healthy Kids Day to teach healthy habits to kids and inspire a lifetime love of physical activity. At a time when one in three children in the United States are overweight or obese (according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention), developing healthier habits that include increased physical activity is more important than ever. Download the Healthy Kids Day information flier

This FREE event will take place at Ypsilanti High School, 2095 Packard Road, from 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Family-friendly program includes:

  • Fun Run at 10:45 a.m.
  • Soccer Clinic with U of M Women’s Soccer Team at 11:00 a.m.
  • Tug-o-War at 11:45 a.m.
  • Kids Zumba at Noon
  • Family Yoga at 12:30 p.m.

Ongoing Activities from 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

  • Face Painting
  • Sports Games
  • Obstacle Course
  • Make a Healthy Snack

All participants will receive a free water bottle and a Y tattoo! For more information, contact Dave Morris at dmorris[at]annarborymca.org or at 661-8052 or Jen Nicomedus at jnicodemus[at]annarborymca.org or 661-8043.

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