Fun family resources for the summer months

50 things to do with a beach ball

JUNE 2017 Calendar

JULY 2017 Calendar

AUGUST 2017 Calendar

Eat More Color

Family Physical Activities


Healthy Way to Grow is helping communities across the nation reverse the childhood obesity epidemic by supporting early care and education programs to improve practices and policies that will create healthier environments for young children. By helping centers achieve best practice guidelines in nutrition, physical activity, screen time and infant feeding, we can help America’s youngest children grow up healthy. - See more at:

APS Healthy Way to Grow Family Challenge Spring 2017 starts April 4

Packets about this were handed out to all children in their classrooms this week.  For an extra copy, click here to view and print.  APS Family Challenge Spring 2017


Aurora Public Schools presents the 3rd Annual Let's Move Aurora Healthy Fair and SUPERHERO Fun Run on Saturday, April 29 from 8:00 a.m - noon at Hinkley High School, 1250 Chambers Road in Aurora.  Free breakfast, free capes for all registered runners and fun activities for the whole family!  

The APS School with the most participants will take home the coveted GOLD SPIDERMAN trophy! Click link for flyer  Superhero Fun Run APS Health Fair flyer

You may register in advance online by copying and pasting this link to your browser

Paper registration forms will be handed out in classrooms the week of April 17-21.  Participants may also register in person starting at 7:30 the day of the event and must be registered by 8:00 a.m. to receive the free cape.



Click on the links below to see the April Family Activity Calendar and HWTG Family Newsletter giving healthy suggestions your family can try in April!

April 2017 Activity Calendar

April 2017 - Families

April 2017 - Families_SPANISH


FEED ME, I'M YOURS Parent Coffee Presentation

on March 17, 2017, by Linda Wood, RN, School Nurse

Powerpoint Presentation:   Feed Me, I’m Yours! MARCH 2017

Feed Me I'm Yours presentation handout

Here are three very helpful websites if you want to know more about your child’s food needs and their growth.

Good books to read/have:

  Feed Me I’m Yours by Vicki Lansky

  Deceptively Delicious by Jessica Seinfeld



March 2017 - HWTG Families  March Family Newsetter

March 2017 HWTG Families-Spanish March Family Newsletter in Spanish

March 2017 HWTG Activity Calendar March Family Activity Calendar

Go Red for a Healthy Family - November 15 5:00-6:45 p.m. at Laredo CDC

Please join Healthy Way to Grow at a fun family event on Tuesday, November 15 at Laredo CDC from 5:00-6:45 p.m.    Click below to see the flyer in English or Spanish.

Go Red for a Healthy Family

Go Red Por Una Familia Saludable


HWTG February Newsletter

HWTG February Newsletter SPA


Help Meadowood win the Golden Spidey Award on April 9!

Bring the whole family and your friends out to join us for the 2nd Annual SuperHero 5K and Fun Run on Saturday, April 9 at 9:00 during the Let's Move Aurora Health Fair at Gateway High School.  Click here to view the poster and registration form.