Healthy Kids Day

Healthy Kids Day

The YMCA of Reading & Berks County and Berks County Parks and Recreation have teamed up to bring a day of entertaining activities for the whole family – rain or shine!

Event Details

Come for the race and stay for the fun at the Berks Heritage Center, 1102 Red Bridge Rd, Reading, PA 19605.

Saturday, April 27, 2024

  •  8:00 – 11:00 AM   Healthy Kids Day 5K Run/Walk
  • 11:00 – 11:30 AM  Color Fun Run for Kids
  • 11:00 –  2:00 PM   Activities and food trucks

Healthy Kids Day 5K

Runners – and walkers – of all ages and abilities are invited to participate! This versatile course is stroller- and wheelchair-accessible. Gather your family, friends, and co-workers.

Run Course: Loop begins and ends at the Heritage Center (going toward Gring’s Mill Recreation Area)

Times:

  • Race Registration 8:00 – 8:45 AM
  • Run Begins:  9:00 AM
  • Awards Ceremony: 10:30 AM

Cost:  Adults $30 |  Student (18 & under): $15 | Register online by April 5, 2024 to guarantee T-shirt.

Awards: Medals will be presented to overall male and female, and to the top three male and female finishers in the following age brackets: 14 and under, 15- 19 years, 20- 29 years, 30- 39 years, 40- 49 years, 50- 59 years, 60- 69 years, 70+ years.

Color Fun Run for Kids

Adults are welcome to run with younger children.

Run Course: Color Run (in field by the Heritage Center)

Time: 11:00 AM

Cost: $5  |  Register online by April 5, 2024 to guarantee T-shirt.

For more information to have your organization attend this event, please click on view next to the vendor registration. Have questions or need assistance? Contact Alec Heckman at [email protected] or 610-944-6515.

5K Adult Run/Walk Registration

All Locations
4/27/24 - 4/27/24
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Registration Information  

Open Close Register At MemberNon-Member
3/4/24 4/24/24 Online / Front Desk $ 30.00$ 30.00

Available Sessions

Date(s)
04/27/24
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5K Student Run/Walk Registration

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4/27/24 - 4/27/24
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This discount is for students 18 years and under.


Registration Information  

Open Close Register At MemberNon-Member
3/4/24 4/24/24 Online / Front Desk $ 15.00$ 15.00

Available Sessions

Date(s)
04/27/24
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Color Fun Run Registration

All Locations
4/27/24 - 4/27/24
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Registration Information  

Open Close Register At MemberNon-Member
3/4/24 4/24/24 Online / Front Desk $ 5.00$ 5.00

Available Sessions

Date(s)
04/27/24
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Vendor & Organization Registration

All Locations
4/27/24 - 4/27/24
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Vendor and Organization Invitation: Healthy Kids Day

Greetings from the YMCA of Reading and Berks County and Berks County Parks and Recreation!

We are excited to extend an invitation for your organization to be a part of the upcoming Berks Family Fun Day and Healthy Kids Day, a fantastic community event dedicated to promoting family wellness and recreation.

Event Details:

· Date: Saturday, April 27

· Location: Berks County Heritage Center, 1102 Red Bridge Road, Reading, PA 19605

· Set-Up Time: 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM

· Event Hours: 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM

This is a wonderful FREE opportunity for your organization to showcase its offerings and engage with families in our community. We invite you to set up a table and activities to contribute to the festive atmosphere of the day.

We believe that your presence will add value to this community event and create lasting impressions for families attending. Your participation is crucial in making Berks Family Fun Day and Healthy Kids Day a resounding success.

All organizations are encouraged to have a hands-on activity for kids. The space is large enough for you to bring your own table, tent, and/or chairs. Electrical outlet access will be limited please call in advance to check availability these spots will be assigned on a first come first serve basis.

If you have any questions or require further information, please feel free to contact Alec Heckman, [email protected], 610-944-6515.

Thank you for considering our invitation. We look forward to your participation and the positive impact your presence will bring to this special day.


Registration Information  

Open Close Register At MemberNon-Member
3/4/24 4/24/24 Online / Front Desk $ 0.00$ 0.00

Available Sessions

Date(s)
04/27/24
Register