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Mission:Active – DMU Kids Health Fair


Saturday, February 1 at 9:00 AM
Des Moines University, Olsen Center, Des Moines, IA, 50312 Show Map

Sponsored by the IMS/AMA club

WANTED families with grade school-age kids.

OUR MISSION (and we have chosen to accept it) is to prompt activity and defeat obesity. Join our crew in conquering an obstacle course, learning new games and getting your body into tip-top shape for your next mission

Des Moines University
Tower building (free parking in ramp)
3300 Grand Avenue
Des Moines, IA

FREE admission and prizes for all!

The day’s mission

  • Let’s Get Moving: Why Exercise?
  • Dribble with SURGE: Mascot of the Iowa Energy!
  • Dance Off: Learn new hip hop dance moves!
  • Monkey Around with MJ: Mascot from Monkey Joe’s!
  • Feeling Fruity? Truths about processed foods!
  • Why Medicine is Not Candy: Meet Katy the Kangaroo!
  • DeFEET painful feet!
  • Lather Up: Sunscreen is KEY!
  • Vitamins: Why take ‘em?
  • Put Your Left Foot In: Balance screens!
  • Fuel your body with H2O!
  • Rub-a-dub-dub: Give your teeth a scrub!