Healthy Kids is an organization formed to help prevent childhood obesity. This organization encourages healthy eating and active lifestyles. Healthy Kids is an active program in the community and in surrounding schools.
On Monday, Healthy Kids will be hosting a Summer Lunch Kickoff at Carpenter Park, 1631 SE Main St., from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. This lunch is available free to anyone age 18 and under, and available to adults for $3.
Aside from serving a nutritious lunch, Healthy Kids will host the Goddard High School baseball team, the Roswell High School soccer team and the Southwest Dairy Farmers mobile dairy classroom, who will be setting up fun activities in which children may participate.
This event aims to educate kids about physical fitness, healthy eating habits and where their food comes from.