March 22, 2012

Fly kites to fight obesity on Saturday, March 24

Kids and Kites Day, co-sponsored by the Vanderbilt Institute for Obesity, is scheduled for 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Saturday, March 24, at the Bicentennial Mall.

The public is invited to bring a kite, lawn chairs, a pair of comfortable shoes and lots of enthusiasm for this event designed to fight childhood obesity.

Nashville Mayor Karl Dean will lead a family walk, and all walkers will be eligible for prizes.

For more information contact Joan Randall at 936-2909 or joan.a.randall@vanderbilt.edu.