Encouraging active, healthful lifestyles is extremely important, especially with childhood obesity statistics on the rise. On Thursday, March 8, from 6:30-8pm, the Ellen Thompson Women's Health Center in Ypsilanti will host Family Fun with Food and Fitness to discuss healthy eating habits, exercise, quality family time and family dynamics during the interactive workshop. Registration is $25 per family.
If you can't make the workshop on the 8th, IHA Child Health (3100 E. Eisenhower Pkwy. 734-971-9344. www.ihacares.com) will host the same workshop on Thursday, March 15 (6:30-8pm). For more info call 734-712-5800. 5320 Elliott Dr., Ypsilanti. www.stjoeshealth.org