April 04, 2013
Healthy Kids Day
Join Us for Healthy Kids Day®!
Elmhurst YMCA hosts Healthy Kids Day®
Friday, April. 26, 6:30p.m.-8:30p.m.
In an effort to set children on a healthy course for the summer ahead, the YMCA is hosting Healthy Kids Day® Friday, April. 26 from 6:30p.m.-8:30p.m.. This free community event offers families a fun filled day loaded with activities to get kids and families moving, learning and living healthier. Healthy Kids Day, a national initiative of the Y, takes place at 1,900 Ys and features fun, educational activities such as healthy cooking demonstrations and local experts speaking on healthy living topics.
Join SPORTACUS from LazyTown and CHICA from "The Sunny Side Up Show" at Healthy Kids Day!
CHICA from The Sunny Side Up Show
Chica, everyone’s favorite chicken, is ready to “Chica-size” – just like she does LIVE every day on The Sunny Side Up Show on Sprout! Chica and co-host Carly know the importance of good nutrition and lots of exercise for great health. She’s ready to get your kids moving and having fun, all in the name of Healthy Kids Day!
SPORTACUS from LazyTown
This athletic, super-active SuperHero has a truly super quality: helping your kids to be happy by getting them active and having fun! He’ll also talk about the importance of “SportsCandy” (fruits and vegetables) and taking advantage of the great Chicago outdoors to get your kids moving and keep them smiling!
Schedule of events
6:30-8:30pm Sponsor Booths*
Healthy Cooking - Nu Crepes
Bouncy House/Obstacle Course
6:30-7:00pm Elmhurst Fire Truck
7:00-8:00pm Chica & Sporticus fron PBS Sprout interactive performance and photo op.
8:00-8:30pm Family Kickball
8:00-8:30pm Family Sh'Bam
8:30pm Raffle Drawing
* Sponsor Booths
Animal Care Center - health care for pets
Chrio One - screenings for kids
DuPage County Health Department - FORWARD
Elmhurst Bike Task Force - Prairie Path Clean Up Day (April 28)
Home Depot - projects for kids
New York Life Insurance - Child safety Id's
And Much More!
Special Offer to New Members
$0 Joiner with additional 50% off Summer Program Offerings April 26-28
If you join the Y April 26-28 receive a $0 joiner fee and receive 50% off on a program registration in Summer Session I and Summer Session II* (limit one offer per family). Membership also allows you to receive discounts (up to 50% off) on program and class offerings throughout the year (including summer and winter camps).
* 50% discount does not include personal training, swim teams, childcare, summer day or resident camp offerings. Must register for classes by July 16, 2013.