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Seattle YMCA's 'Healthy Kids' Day goes virtual on Saturday


You can't go to the Y, but you can still catch the YMCA of Greater Seattle's Healthy Kids Day on Saturday.

The annual fun and free day dedicated to encouraging healthy habits in kids and their families heading into the summer months will take place on Saturday May 2, 2020 from 9:30 a.m .to 12:30 p.m. and feature an at-home virtual scavenger hunt, a live family bootcamp class, and an award ceremony.

Among the prizes: a free week of camp, bucks to spend on great YMCA programs, a family personal training session.


Event Schedule

9:30 a.m.: Live Family Bootcamp Fitness Class on Facebook

10 a.m.-noon: Scavenger Hunt via the GooseChase App

Noon: Live announcement of Scavenger Hunt winners on Facebook


How the Scavenger Hunt Works

Before the event, download the free GooseChase App so you're ready to go on Saturday morning.

Scavenger missions may include:

Safety Around Water activities
Active family challenges
Playing family favorite board games
Making healthy snacks
Engaging the entire neighborhood by making sidewalk obstacle courses
Shout outs to favorite Y staff
Make sure to look your quarantined best as many tasks will include photos and videos. And remember, participating families will be entered to win prizes announced in our live video after the hunt ends.

Details and instructions on how to participate can be found here.