“Lettuce Try It” – a Farm to School Experience Showcasing the Horizon Healthy U Program

All families are welcome to enjoy our interactive stations featuring arts and crafts, group story time, Healthy U CATCH movement activities and cooking stations – all promoting positive choices about being active and eating well for a life time. Special guests will join our celebratory kick-off of another Healthy U year together. This event is free. Donations to benefit the Matawan Community Food Pantry are greatly appreciated.


Thursday, October 18 | 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Held at the Child Achievement Center
201 Broad Street
| Matawan

For more information and to RSVP please contact 732.566.9266 or afterschool@cymca.org.



About Healthy U
Established in 2007, the Healthy U program is the result of a collaborative partnership between The Horizon Foundation for New Jersey and the New Jersey YMCA State Alliance. Through pre-school, after-school and school-based programs, Healthy U impacts more than 46,000 children, ages 3 to 13, at over 500 YMCA and elementary school sites statewide.   These YMCA afterschool and preschool programs and partnering schools are implementing environmental strategies and activities, and education to increase physical activity and promote good nutrition for students and their families.