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HealthWorks! Magical Birthday Party!!

Saturday, January 31   10:00 am – 2:00 pm

FREE ADMISSION!

Celebrate the magic of HealthWorks! at our 6th birthday party!

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FIT – Families In Transformation Kick Off!

Monday, February 2    5:30 – 7:00 pm

FIT offers health education, fun fitness activities, coaching, cooking demos and encouragement for kids and their families. This 8 week program is designed for kids ages 8-13 who are overweight or inactive.

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HW! On the Road – Hamilton Elementary

Monday, February 2   6:00 pm

HW! staff delivers a Together, We Can! “Family Night” program for students, parents, and teachers.  The program includes a brief program followed by family friendly physical activities!  For more info about HW! On the Road click here

Sponsored by Toyota Motor Manufacturing, Mississippi

HW! On the Road – Thomas Street Elementary

Tuesday, February 3   12:30 pm

HW! Staff teaches students about the heart and lungs with an interactive program including lessons, exhibits, and physical challenges!  Click here to learn more about HW! On the Road!

FIT – Families in Transformation

Tuesday, February 3   5:30 – 6:30 pm

Week 1, Meeting #2 – Physical Activity in the Zoom Room

HW! On the Road – Pontotoc Elementary

Tuesday, February 3   6:00 pm

HW! staff leads a Family Night program focused on the importance of healthy lungs!  Program includes demonstration of real pig lungs, the giant inflatable MEGA Lungs exhibit, and games and challenges for students, parents and teachers!  Click here to learn more about HW! on the Road!

HW! On the Road – Thomas Street Elementary

Wednesday, February 4   12:30 pm

HW! Staff teaches students about the heart and lungs with an interactive program including lessons, exhibits, and physical challenges!  Click here to learn more about HW! on the Road!

HW! On the Road – Lawhon Elementary

Thursday, February 5   8:00 am

HW! Staff teaches students about the heart and lungs with an interactive program including lessons, exhibits, and physical challenges!  Click here to learn more about HW! on the Road!

Health Insurance Marketplace Enrollment

Thursday, February 5  11:00 am – 2:00 pm

Health Insurance Marketplace enrollment through UMMC Navigator Initiative.

FIT – Families in Transformation

Thursday, February 5   5:30 – 6:30 pm

Week 1, Meeting #3 – Physical Activity in the Zoom Room

HW! On the Road – Lawhon Elementary

Friday, February 6   8:00 am

HW! Staff teaches students about the heart and lungs with an interactive program including lessons, exhibits, and physical challenges!  Click here to learn more about HW! On the Road!

PLAY Time at HW!

Saturday, February 7    5:30 pm

Enjoy a night at Tupelo Community Theater while the kids play at HW!  Click here for more information.

Hip Hoppers!

Monday, February 9    10:00 am

Story and activity time for pre-school children with their grown-ups! Join us for a morning of good healthy fun!

February 9- Mardi Gras

HealthWorks! is celebrating Mardi Gras! You’ll have so much fun playing our games and winning our beads… and you won’t even have to leave Mississippi!

Included in General Admission.  FREE to Members!  click here for more information

Home School at HW!

Monday, February 9   10:00 am

HealthWorks! offers Health and Physical Education for Pre-K through eighth grades.

Sessions are aligned to cover new concepts weekly with actual class content and activities adjusted to appropriately challenge each grade level group.

Health– All Aboard For Healthy Smiles!

Healthy teeth are an important part of overall health. Since they are used every day, students will learn the proper way to care for their teeth.

 PE – Glute Muscles

Squats, jumping and steps will be used to strengthen gluteus maximus muscles.

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FIT – Families in Transformation

Monday, February 9    5:30 – 7:00 pm

Week 2, Meeting #1 – Youth and Parents – Nutrition Education and Physical Activity in the Zoom Room

Fun and Fit – “ABC Party!”

Tuesday, February 10    10:00 – 11:30 am

Crafts, activities and challenges! Get fit while having fun!  We’ll do some Whappy Exercising, run a relay, and have a little learning fun in the learning lab.  You might make a healthy snack, find a “missing color”, or create a colorful craft.   Included in General Admission fee:  $5 per person – FREE for Members!  click here for more information

FIT – Families in Transformation

Tuesday, February 10   5:30 – 6:30 pm

Week 2, Meeting #2 –  Physical Activity in the Zoom Room

Health Insurance Marketplace Enrollment

Thursday, February 12   3:00 – 5:00 pm

Health Insurance Marketplace enrollment through UMMC Navigator Initiative.

FIT – Families in Transformation

Thursday, February 12   5:30 – 6:30 pm

Week 2, Meeting #3 –  Physical Activity in the Zoom Room

FIT – Families in Transformation

Monday, February 16   5:30 – 7:00 pm

Week 3, Meeting #1 –  Youth and Parent program- Nutrition Education and Physical Activity in the Zoom Room

HW! On the Road – West Amory Elementary

Tuesday, February 17   5:30 pm

HW! staff delivers a Together, We Can! “Family Night” program for students, parents, and teachers.  The program includes a brief program followed by family friendly physical activities!  For more info about HW! On the Road click here

Sponsored by Toyota Motor Manufacturing, Mississippi

FIT – Families in Transformation

Tuesday, February 17   5:30 – 6:30 pm

Week 3, Meeting #2 –  Physical Activity in the Zoom Room

HW! On the Road – Joyner Elementary

Wednesday, February 18     10:15 am

HW! Staff teaches students about the heart and lungs with an interactive program including lessons, exhibits, and physical challenges!  Click here to learn more about HW! On the Road!

HW! On the Road – Aberdeen Elementary

Thursday, February 19   5:30 pm

HW! staff delivers a Together, We Can! “Family Night” program for students, parents, and teachers.  The program includes a brief program followed by family friendly physical activities!  For more info about HW! On the Road click here

Sponsored by Toyota Motor Manufacturing, Mississippi

FIT – Families in Transformation

Thursday, February 19   5:30 – 6:30 pm

Week 3, Meeting #3 –  Physical Activity in the Zoom Room

 Kid’s Night!

Friday, February 20  5:30 – 8:30 pm

Drop the kids off for a night of fun with friends!  NO Parents allowed.  Dinner provided.  Ages 4-12.

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Hip Hoppers!

Monday, February 23    10:00 am

Story and activity time for pre-school children with their grown-ups! Join us for a morning of good healthy fun!

February 23- Teeth (Dental Health Month)

Going to the dentist can be scary. Let HealthWorks! take the eek! out of the dentist visit with the help of our friend, Max. He’ll have you smiling and feeling brave.

Included in General Admission.  FREE to Members!  click here for more information

Home School at HW!

Monday, February 23   10:00 am

HealthWorks! offers Health and Physical Education for Pre-K through eighth grades.

Sessions are aligned to cover new concepts weekly with actual class content and activities adjusted to appropriately challenge each grade level group.

Health– Different Strokes for Different Folks

Students will understand what empathy is and explore ways they can be appreciative of others with different opinions and attitudes.

PE – Jumping and Landing Skills

We will work on motor development while using glute muscles to practice umpiring in several different games and patterns.

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HW! On the Road – Hatley Elementary

Monday, February 23   6:00 pm

HW! staff delivers a Together, We Can! “Family Night” program for students, parents, and teachers.  The program includes a brief program followed by family friendly physical activities!  For more info about HW! On the Road click here

Sponsored by Toyota Motor Manufacturing, Mississippi

FIT – Families in Transformation

Monday, February 23   5:30 – 7:00 pm

Week 4, Meeting #1 –  Youth and Parent program- Nutrition Education and Physical Activity in the Zoom Room

HW! On the Road – Oak Hill Academy

Tuesday, February 24     9:00 am

HW! Staff teaches students about the heart and lungs with an interactive program including lessons, exhibits, and physical challenges!  Click here to learn more about HW! On the Road!

HW! On the Road – Smithville Elementary

Tuesday, February 24  5:30 pm

HW! staff delivers a Together, We Can! “Family Night” program for students, parents, and teachers.  The program includes a brief program followed by family friendly physical activities!  For more info about HW! On the Road click here

Sponsored by Toyota Motor Manufacturing, Mississippi

FIT – Families in Transformation

Tuesday, February 24   5:30 – 6:30 pm

Week 4, Meeting #2 –  Physical Activity in the Zoom Room

HW! on the Road! 

Kirkpatrick Elementary School – Clarksdale, MS

Thursday, February 26   12:30 – 2:30 pm

HW! Staff will present a “Cardio Blast” heart education program to students at Kirkpatrick Elementary School!  For more info about HW! On the Road click here

FIT – Families in Transformation

Thursday, February 26   5:30 – 6:30 pm

Week 4, Meeting #3 –  Physical Activity in the Zoom Room

Boy Scout Badge Day 

Saturday, February 28   10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Accomplish tasks required for the “Personal Fitness Badge”!
$7 per Scout  – Register your troop or as an individual!  Click here for more information

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