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Healthy Parks Healthy People Festival June 22

5/29/2013

Healthy Parks Healthy People Festival
Quarry Lakes Regional Recreation Area

2100 Isherwood Way, Fremont CA 94536

Saturday, June 22, 2013
11 am to 3:30 pm

Bring the family for a day of healthful fun at the Healthy Parks Healthy People Festival, to be held Saturday, June 22, 2013 from 11 am to 3:30 pm, at Quarry Lakes Regional Recreation Area in Fremont. This free festival features outdoor recreation and healthy lifestyle options for families (in partnership with USDA Forest Service). Bring your family members and friends to spend a fun day in the park enjoying entertainment from multicultural performers, guided nature walks, a Kids' Zone with nature programs, arts & crafts, free giveaways and food vendors.

Learn to cook healthful and tasty organic recipes with Chef Brenda La Noue of Golden Gate Organics; get moving with zumba dancing, mariachis, and yoga; or visit our many community booths for inspiration to get fit. There will be special activities and puppet shows for the children.

Entertainment
Aerobics with Carmen Bogan • Ballet Folklorico Nacional • Children’s Puppets Shows • Dahn Yoga • Golden Lion Martial Arts Academy • Laughter Yoga with Annie Goglia of Oakland Lifefire Laughter Club • Mariachi Jalisco Band • Peruvian Singer and Puppeteer Susy Dorn • Rap Artist Sean Shavers • Master Park Castillo Tae Kwon Do • Zumba Dancing

Exhibitor Booths: An array of organizations will offer information and activities including the California Wushu Academy, Dahn Yoga, Greenfields Fitness Equipment, the Mission Peak Fly Anglers, and many more! Education, arts and crafts booths hosted by the East Bay Depot for Creative Reuse, Macaroni Kid, and On Lok Lifeways. Environmental education provided by the Alameda County Water District, Alameda County Master Gardeners, Bay Area Ridge Trail Council, Don Edwards San Francisco Bay National Wildlife Refuge, and Union Sanitary District. Healthy Living & Eating booths by Physique Wellness, the American Heart Association, Tri-City Health Center, Washington Township Medical Foundation and others. A Kids’ Zone hosted by the US Forest Service and EBRPD will offer children a chance to earn a “junior ranger” badge. Visitors are also invited to learn about the national “Get to Know Your Wild Neighbors” Art Contest, at the EBRPD booth.

Delicious food for sale by Frozen Kuhsterd & Pancit Noodles, and Kung Fu Tacos. 

Free admission and free parking.
For more information call 1 (888) 327-2757 or visit the event page.

Complete List of Entertainment, Exhibitors & Sponsors

Produced by:
East Bay Regional Park District • Regional Parks Foundation • USDA Forest Service

Sponsors:
• Kaiser Permanente  • Washington Hospital • Cargill • Kraft

The Healthy Parks Healthy People Festival is part of a worldwide movement connecting parks and health. Learn more about the Healthy Parks Healthy People Bay Area initiative.

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Isa Polt-Jones
(510) 544-2207
ipjones@ebparks.org

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