BLEND is proud to collaborate with the CentraCare Health Earth Day Run events to continue to promote health and wellness in our Central MN communities. Friday, April 20, 2018 marks the 11th annual BLEND Kids Health & Fitness Expo and the BLEND 1K. Both events are held at St. Cloud State University’s Halenbeck Hall South Fieldhouse on Earth Day Run weekend April 20-21, 2018.
Friday, April 20, 2018 | 4:30PM – All Central MN Boys & Girls Club and KIDSTOP sites will be participating in an exclusive 1K at 4:30 p.m. Funding for 500 1K registrations is provided by North Risk Partners – Apollo Division.
Friday, April 20, 2018| 6PM – Attention kids 12 and under, we want you at the start line for this year’s BLEND 1K sponsored by Capital One! Along with the $10 registration fee, each participant will receive a BLEND 1K Sling Bag and medal. The BLEND 1K is the annual kick-off event for the BLEND Fit Kids Series! Pre-registration is required for the 1K – register here!
BLEND Kids Health & Fitness Expo
Friday, April 20, 2018 from 2-8 p.m. – Halenbeck Hall South Fieldhouse. The BLEND Kids Health & Fitness Expo is sponsored by American Door Works. Packed with interactive and fun activities for all ages – kids and families can move from station to station to engage in fitness fun and learn about healthy behaviors. In 2017, the expo included:
Garden market and samples – BLEND and Coborn’s
Healthy from Head-to-Toe – U of MN Extension SNAP-Ed
Bike n’ Ride – City of St. Cloud and SCPD
PAKRAT Reading Bus – District 742
Plant-a-Veggie – Girl Scouts
Inflatables – BLEND
Obstacle Courses – YMCA
FREE LOCK LACES – BLEND
Stay tuned for new activities coming 2018!
Volunteer with BLEND
If you, your family, or place of employment are interested in volunteering with BLEND for this year’s Earth Day Run – BLEND Kids Health and Fitness Expo, please fill out a volunteer application below – or contact us. All volunteers who work two or more hours will receive a BLEND t-shirt.