MILITARY BACK TO SCHOOL BASH
Winston Family YMCA
221 Riverside Ave.
Jacksonville, FL 32202
July 28, 2018
Calling all active duty, guard and reserve military members! Please join us for a fun-filled day focused on the health and well-being of you and your family.
- Back-to-School Backpack Giveaway (supplies limited)
- Baptist Healthy Living Center Health Screenings
- Group Exercise Demonstrations
- Lots of Fun for Kids!
Please visit http://firstcoastymca.org/military-back-school-bash/ for more information and to register. Dependents must be registered to receive backpacks and/or school supplies.
- WINSTON FAMILY YMCA
- BARCO-NEWTON FAMILY YMCA
- ST. AUGUSTINE YMCA
Open to all Active Duty, Guard and Reserves.
JUNIOR RIVER RUN
510 Fairground Place
Jacksonville, FL 32202
March 10, 2018
The Gate River Run and JTC Running are proud to present the Junior River Run - a FREE one mile fun run for children ages 13 and younger. Participants will receive a t-shirt and goodie packet on raceday. Pre-registration is required and ends on March 7th.
There will be four heats.
The assembly area for this event will be inside the Fairgrounds near the starting line. Each group will assemble in this area about 20 minutes prior to their starting time.
- Boys 9 & under at 11:00 AM.
- Girls 9 & under at 11:15 AM.
- Boys 10 -13 at 11:30 AM
- Girls 10 -13 at 11:45 AM.
Please visit www.gateriverrun15k.com for more information.
COMMIT TO BE FIT
10 Week Fitness Meetup
December 9, 2017 - February 17, 2018
Autism DADvocates Network is joining Mayor Lenny Curry’s Journey to ONE with their Commit To Be Fit campaign as they prepare for the Friends With Autism 5K and Community Walk. Commit To Be Fit encourages all Dads and families to join with their children by walking or running at least 26.2 miles a month to increase physical activity and create healthier lifestyle choices. At each weekly meetup, you'll receive fitness, health, and family engagement tips from Fitness Instructor/Autism DADvocate Sean F. Williams and fellow Autism DADvocates.
Dates & Locations:
- Ed Austin Regional Park
11751 McCormick Rd. 32225
12/9/17, 12/16/17, and 12/23/18
- Bob Hayes Sports Complex
5054 Soutel Dr. 32208
1/06/18, 1/13/18, and 1/20/18
- Losco Regional Park
10931 Hood Rd. S 32257
1/27/18, 2/03/18, and 2/10/17
The Florida Department of Health in Duval County
February 3, 2018
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
West 24th Street between Moncrief Road and Chase Street – 32209
This family friendly event features a little bit of everything including free groceries, backpack giveaway, bike and helmet giveaway (limited), kids bicycle rodeo obstacle course*, face painting, line dancing, group exercise, hands-only CPR, pedestrian and bicycle safety demonstrations, diabetes risk assessments, mammograms**, housing and job information, and much more! For more information please call (904) 253-1470.
*Please bring your bicycle and helmet to participate in the rodeo.
**Free Mammograms: Call 904-996-8100 to schedule appointments.
LET'S MOVE JACKSONVILLE
December 2, 2017
204 W 3rd St.
Jacksonville, FL 32206
10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
This FREE and FUN event is dedicated to making Jacksonville one of America's healthiest cities. Enjoy a day filled with family friendly activities, food, fitness, sports, and dancing. Remember to stop by our booth to sign up for club membership! Click here to learn more about the Let's Move Jacksonville health and fitness festival.