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Community Wellness Celebration @ Brunson-Lee School April 26, 2014
facilitated by the BPN YAC

Meet the Balsz Promise Neighborhood Youth Advisory Councils (BPN YAC) from Gateway Early College High School

And Camelback High School...Mural facilitated by Martin Moreno

A Community Wellness Event occurred on Saturday April 26th at Brunson-Lee Elementary School for all of the area families and friends to attend and learn more about how to care for oneself through many means of wellness and health prevention programs.

Get Down and be Funky makes exercise fun and effective for good physical well- being...

Learning about germs and means to protect oneself from those who are not so healthy was an informative focus from the U of A Public Health Professors and students...

Bagged lunches of healthy foods from UMOM Catering were available for everyone along with water.

Planting and watering those little seedlings was an activity to inspire the children, enhancing their education concerning the value of growing oneís own vegetables.

Reading for children at an early age was encouraged with story time, painting a canvas of the images from the story they read and book give away to all...(Thank your Valley of the Sun United Way for the donation of childrenís books).

The Animal Welfare League was on hand to present the invaluable lesson of RESPECT for our little animal friends...

Canvases on various themes occurred at many stations so everyone had an opportunity to paint...

Stress Busters and childrenís painting tables where information was provided to the community by the BPN YAC participants. Thank you students...

The day was one that provided a safe, informative/FUN setting to unite family and friends in a holistic Community Wellness/Interactive Celebration...

We thank all the members of the community and university environments that support and promote this important means of educating all of us!!!!

Opening up the school for this community event was a gift. We appreciate the use of this site, the custodian and some of the teachers who participated...

Photo narrative by judy butzine, MSW

Director Balsz Promise Neighborhood Youth Advisory Council