CHALK (Choosing Healthy & Active Lifestyles for Kids) is a program at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Ambulatory Care Network which supports the Vive tu Vida/Live your Life community campaign dedicated to help combat childhood obesity in Washington Heights and Inwood. Each month the campaign promotes a different healthy habit, this month’s healthy habit is “Eat Less Fast Food”. To get [...]
A Word From CHALK CHALK is hosting a free Field Day on Saturday, October 5, 2013 from 11a-3p at Highbridge Park’s baseball field in Washington Heights. We expect a large number of families and children from Northern Manhattan to attend this event. In addition to having a schedule of activities and games, we’ll be educating [...]
Live Your Life!, The People’s Theatre Project FREE after-school program for kids ages 6-11 is all about using theatre to explore the 10 Habits of Healthy Kids. The program starts up again on January 25th. The last session ended in December with a brilliant play created by these creative young actors featuring the new hit [...]
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Dancing, sporting games, yoga, arts & crafts, nature walks, food demonstrations, farmers’ market exploration, picnicking, raffles and so much more… Explore the 10 healthy habits and the neighborhood and NYC Parks’ resources behind them. We can’t wait! How does it work? • NO RSVP needed. Look for volunteers or the CHALK tent to register. Free [...]
BY Eileen Z. Fuentes Halloween takes place this weekend and for someone like me the scariest part of this holiday is not the bloody monsters, the vampires or the witches. It is the idea that our children are going to take in loads of candy filled with dye, sugar and other chemicals. Traditionally Halloween is [...]