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Earth Day Run

BLEND is proud to collaborate with the CentraCare Health Earth Day Run events to continue to promote health and wellness in our communities. Friday, April 15, 2016 marks the 9th annual BLEND Kids Health & Fitness Expo and BLEND 1K Fun Run.  Both events are held at the St. Cloud State University’s Halenbeck Hall South Fieldhouse on Earth Day Run weekend April 15-16, 2016.

BLEND 1K Fun Run

Friday, April 15, 2016 6PM – Kids 12 and under can participate in the 1K Fun Run. Each participant will receive a 2016 BLEND 1K commemorative t-shirt and medal.  The BLEND 1K Fun Run is the annual kick-off event for the BLEND Fit Kids Club Series! Pre-registration is required for the 1K Fun Run

The Central MN Boys & Girls Club and all KIDSTOP sites will be participating in an exclusive 1K and 2K Fun Run at 4:30pm.  Funding for this opportunity is provided by North Risk Partners – Apollo Division.

BLEND Kids Health and Fitness Expo

Friday, April 15, 2016 from 2-7 p.m. – Halenbeck Hall South Fieldhouse. Packed with interactive and fun activities for all ages – kids and families can move from station to station to engage in fitness. For the 2016 Expo, BLEND staff are planning a day filled with fun, excitement and experiences!  Stay tuned for more details!

  • Interactive Nutrition – supported by U of M Extension Nutrition Educators
  • BLEND Photo Booth – Photo’s will be posted on the BLEND Facebook page.

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 here – or contact us.  All volunteers who work two or more hours will receive a BLEND t-shirt.

Photos from 2015!

Photos courtesy of Carol Schroden