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Published on April 8th, 2015 | by Millennium Magazine Staff

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Let’s Move! Columbia #GimmeFive Family Fitness Day

Pictured Marcus Lattimore

In honor of the 5th anniversary of the national Let’s Move! initiative, join the City of Columbia for Let’s Move! Columbia #GimmeFive Family Fitness Day on Saturday, May 16 at the Charles R. Drew Wellness Center.

South Carolina has the 2nd highest childhood obesity rate in the country for ages 10-17 and ranks No. 10 in the country for adult obesity. Let’s Move! Columbia #GimmeFive Family Fitness Day is the perfect event for youth and their family to learn more ways they can live a healthier life.

The free event will feature a special appearance by Marcus Lattimore, former NFL and University of South Carolina player, as well as a variety of activities including an obstacle course, relay races, cooking demonstrations, an activity zone, health fair and more.

WHAT: Let’s Move! Columbia #GimmeFive Family Fun Day

WHERE: Charles R. Drew Wellness Center, 2101 Walker Solomon Way, Columbia, SC 29204

WHEN: Saturday, May 16, 2015 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Nonprofit health and wellness organizations interested in being an exhibitor can register for free.

For more information about Let’s Move! Columbia #GimmeFive Family Fitness Day or to register as an exhibitor, please contact Wanda Austin at 803-315-4964 or weaustin@columbiasc.net.

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