Heart Healthy Kids Day 2009 Set for October 4

Posted on 10/1/2009 10:46:38 AM

The second annual Heart Healthy Kids Day at IUP is Sunday, October 4, 2009, from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. at Memorial Field House.

This free event offers students in grades five through eight an opportunity to participate in contests and other fun activities with IUP athletes while learning the importance of maintaining a healthy lifestyle. Students can participate in the sport of their choice, and the IUP athletes will demonstrate how they do it.

Free T-shirts will be given to the first one hundred participants. Sponsoring the event are IUP Athletics, the American Heart Association, and the YMCA. For more information, call the YMCA at 724-463-9622.