BX kids learn 'healthy living' at 10th annual Kids Day America event in Throgs Neck
(09/18/04) THROGS NECK - The 10th annual Kids Day America event was held in Throgs Neck Saturday to promote health, safety, and environmental awareness for Bronx kids.
Information on child safety, fire safety, drug awareness and crime prevention was provided for parents and children. Chiropractor Kenneth Gonoud organized the event and gave free spinal exams and scoliosis screenings.
Representatives from the police and fire departments were on hand to provide free ID cards and fingerprinting of the kids. Bronx residents at the health fair were also given bicycle safety equipment.
Kids and parents both enjoyed plenty of free healthy food throughout the day-long event.