Saturday is Healthy Kids Day at the YMCA of Greater Erie, with branches featuring free events for the community.
Activities are scheduled from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Downtown Y and from 1 to 4 p.m. at the County, Eastside Family and Glenwood Park Ys.
The number and kinds of programs vary by site, with options at the Downtown Y including an inflatable obstacle course and whiffle ball and kickball games while Glenwood is offering pickleball and kids zumba, County Y will have karate demos and massages and the Eastside Family will feature kayaking in the pool and three-legged races.
Besides physical activity, the day will feature information on meal planning, healthy snacks, poison control, how to use a lifejacket and meditation, depending on the site.
To learn more and see site schedules, go to www.ymcaerie.org/2013/04/get-a-jump-on-summer.