Healthy Kids Day event scheduled for April 26
What: YMCA of Metropolitan Lansing’s Healthy Kids Day
Parents and children can enjoy a free day at the YMCA. They’ll find fun and engaging activities and an opportunity to learn about the YMCA’s summer camps.
When: 9:30 a.m. to noon Saturday, April 26, 2014
Where: The event will take place at the following YMCA locations:
DeWitt: 13161 Schavey Road, DeWitt, 48820
Oak Park: 900 Long Blvd., Lansing, 48911
Parkwood: 2306 Haslett Road, East Lansing, 48823
Westside: 3700 Old Lansing Road, Lansing, 48917
Downtown: 119 N. Washington Sq., Lansing, 48933
Free and open to the public
Join the YMCA of Metropolitan Lansing for their annual Healthy Kids Day, where families will find fun and
engaging activities and the opportunity to learn about summer camp and all the other benefits and value the Y has to offer.
Activities include: Arts and crafts projects, healthy snacks, program demonstrations, tips from Y staffers about keeping kids and families safe, facility tours, membership promotions and summer camp specials. Camp directors will be on hand to answer questions. For generations, YMCA Camps have provided children with rewarding experiences and a lifetime of memories. The YMCA offers a variety of summer day camps at locations throughout the YMCA of Lansing and at its Mystic Lake Camp YMCA, located in Lake, MI.
About the YMCA of Metropolitan Lansing
The YMCA of Metropolitan Lansing has six operating units including Mystic Lake Camp near Clare and branches Downtown, on Lansing’s Westside, in the Oak Park area to the South, in East Lansing and DeWitt. The YMCA employs nearly 500 individuals and serves nearly 16,000 memberships throughout the community. A volunteer board of directors provides leadership to the Association, a member of the national organization – the YMCA of the USA. The Y is one of the nation’s leading nonprofits strengthening communities through youth development, healthy living and social responsibility.
Across the U.S., 2,700 Ys engage 21 million men, women and children – regardless of age, income or background – to nurture the potential of children and teens, improve the nation’s health and well-being, and provide opportunities to give back and support neighbors. Anchored in more than 10,000 communities, the Y has the long-standing relationships and physical presence not just to promise, but also to deliver lasting personal and social change. For more information, visit www.lansingymca.org and www.ymca.net.