genHkids get Fit on Route 66 Walk, Run, Roll and Health Expo
Saturday, June 22, 2013
Southwind Park, 4965 South 2nd Street, Springfield, IL 62703
Children 12 and under, families, strollers and wheelchairs encouraged
On Saturday, June 22, 2013, the genHkids and St. John’s Children’s Hospital, with support from Kohl’s Cares for Kids, will host the FREE genHkids get Fit on Route 66 Walk, Run, Roll and Health Expo at Southwind Park in the Hope Picnic Shelter from 9am-12pm. Children will walk, run, roll, skip, hop, and jump their way through Route 66 from Chicago to California during the race. Every child will receive a t-shirt and race medal. Before and after the race, children will be lead in a variety of exercises to help them stretch and relax. After the race, there will be a healthy snack. Parents and children will also enjoy the health expo booths that will offer activities for all ages, information about health education and prevention, and information about nutrition and physical activity.
For more information regarding sponsorship of this event, booth fees, and registration contact Dina Bridge, genHkids Community Relations Manager.