May 1, 2014

KDHE Office of Communications, 785-296-0461

Governor Sam Brownback and Secretary Robert Moser to celebrate Kansas Kids Fitness Day

TOPEKA, Kan. – Kansas Governor Sam Brownback and Secretary of the Kansas Department of Health and Environment, Robert Moser, M.D., will be participating in Kansas Kids Fitness Day with more than 700 third-graders at MacLennan Park in Topeka beginning at 10 a.m. tomorrow, Friday, May 2.

This year marks the 24 year anniversary of Kansas Kids Fitness Day and will be celebrated with more than 21,000 third-grade students across Kansas. Kansas Kids Fitness Day is sponsored by the Governor’s Council on Fitness and Safe Kids Kansas. Activities at MacLennan Park will provide opportunities for third-graders to participate in fun and educational activities to promote physical activity and promote safety.

WHO: Governor Sam Brownback, Secretary Robert Moser, 700 third-grade students and volunteers, and others.
WHAT: Kansas Kids Fitness Day
WHERE: MacLennan Park, Topeka
WHEN: 10 a.m., Friday, May 2

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