YMCA of Greater Saint John Celebrates Healthy Kids Day

[Saint John, New Brunswick]- On June 2nd, the YMCA of Greater Saint John is celebrating Healthy Kids Day by offering families the opportunity to drop by the Saint John Regional Y for fun activities, free of charge. Parents are encouraged to bring their families to participate in activities while learning the joys of living a healthy lifestyle, together as a family.

Annually, YMCA Healthy Kids Day draws over 30,000 participants to events at over 100 YMCA locations across the country. From healthy eating tips, to physical activities and games, YMCA Healthy Kids Day includes activities that are accessible, free of charge and open to the public.

As the summer approaches, YMCA Healthy Kids Day provides a great opportunity for parents and kids to get active and learn more about their local YMCA.

Media Opportunities:

  • Speak to families about the barriers and solutions they’ve found keeping their families healthy and active  
  • Capture the joy of families playing and getting active at their local YMCA

For a full list of activities visit, www.swnb.ymca.ca/About-Us/Events .

For more information, please contact:

Nicole Vair

Communications Coordinator


About the YMCA of Greater Saint John

The YMCA of Greater Saint John is a trusted charity that delivers lasting personal and social change.  We are committed to nurturing the potential of children, youth and families, promoting healthy living and fostering social responsibility within the community. There are 15 locations throughout Greater Saint John.  Together, we serve more than 20,000 people. Our focus on inclusiveness and accessibility means we serve people of all ages, backgrounds and abilities through all stages of life. Through the YMCA Strong Communities Fund, the YMCA is accessible to all.