Nearly 600 Fourth Grade Students Will Be On The UNK Campus Friday, Sept. 12, For The Fifth Annual Nebraska Ki

Dr. Kate Heelan
Building Healthy Families program co-director
 UNK- Nearly 600 fourth grade students from South Central Nebraska schools will take part in the 5th Annual Nebraska Kids Fitness and Nutrition Day Friday, Sept. 12, at the University of Nebraska at Kearney.  

Activities will take place from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Foster Field and in Cushing Coliseum. Students will be engaged in physical exercise while on Foster Field; interactive nutrition education will be presented during the two hours in Cushing Coliseum; and participants will be served a healthy lunch.

Sponsors for the event include UNK, the Nebraska Beef Council and Two Rivers Public Health Department.