Send Your Kids Back to School the Healthy Way with the Help of Memorial’s HealthWorks! Kids’ Museum and Trauma Services

Memorial’s HealthWorks! Kids’ Museum and Trauma Services will demonstrate the healthiest ways to get back to school, at the Kidgets Back-to-School event at the University Park Mall.

  • What: Kidgets Back-to-School event
  • Date: Saturday, Aug. 20
  • Time: 12 to 3 p.m. (HealthWorks! & Trauma Services from 1 to 3 p.m.)
  • Place: University Park Mall, Center Court

From 1 to 3 p.m., HealthWorks! staff will teach kids and parents how to pack the healthiest (and most delicious) lunch possible, and Alice Blakesley from Memorial Trauma Services will demonstrate backpack safety for kids of all ages. Other activities will include a kid’s fashion show, an activity table, “gym class,” door prizes, and coupons to mall retailers. Pulse FM will also be collecting school supplies for kids in need.


Media who would like to speak with a HealthWorks! or Trauma Services staff member at this event, can call Maggie Scroope at 574-274-3267.

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Contact:

Maggie Scroope
(574) 647-3234
mscroope@memorialsb.org

Edgar Diaz
(574) 647-3273
ediaz2@memorialsb.org