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Healthy Kids Day gets children active

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WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) - Hundreds of kids from our are getting out of the house and getting active.

The City of Wilmington teamed up with the Wilmington Family YMCA on Saturday for the 2nd annual Healthy Kids Day on Saturday at Empie Park.

The family friendly event was completely free to the public with goals to encourage healthy lifestyles and active living.

Activities included:  Family Fun Run, Zumba class, Pre-K activities, sports stations including tennis, soccer, golf, tball, basketball, as well as games, prizes, and giveaways.

Organizers were impressed with the turn out on Saturday.

They hope to keep this event at Empie Park for years to come.

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