Take Heart and Smile Days

Saturday, February 18, 2017 - Saturday, February 18, 2017

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

SMILE! EdVenture is celebrating Take Heart and Smile days in the month of February! Good nutrition, exercise and oral health care are all important in raising a healthy child. EdVenture is featuring activities that teach kids the importance of having a healthy mouth and a healthy body. Pop-up events happening all month long! Join us for the events below:

Activities for Take Heart and Smile month:

Toddler Tuesdays (each Tuesday in February 10:30-11:30am)

  • Oral health crafts/activities

Saturday, February 11, 2017- Dental Health Fair

  • Colgate Bright Smiles Bright Futures Van – 11am-3pm (FREE DENTAL HEALTH SCREENINGS FOR CHILDREN 12 YEARS AND YOUNGER)
  • Healthy Snack activity in Cooking Lab - 10am-noon
  • Tooth Fairy – appearances - 11am-2pm (storybook reading at 1pm)
  • Pig heart dissection (Bio Lab) – 10am-11:30am
  • Acid Attack! (Bio Lab) – 12:30pm and 2pm
  • Mo and Flo robots (appearances) - 11am-2pm
  • Styrofoam cavities – 10am-3pm
  • Oral and heart health activity stations – 10am-4pm
    • Make stethoscopes/real stethoscopes
    • Styrofoam cavities (10am-12:45pm, every 45 minutes)
    • Egg carton flossing

Saturday, February 18, 2017

  • Elephant Toothpaste! (Bio Lab) - 11am & 1pm
  • Tooth Fairy – reading at 3pm & 4pm
  • Oral and heart health activity stations – 10am-4pm
    • Styrofoam cavities (10am-12:45pm, every 45 minutes)
    • Egg carton flossing
    • Oral Health Reading and Writing Station
    • Oral Health Math Station

Friday, February 24, 2017, 5-8pm  ~ Family FUN Night, presented by The Little Gym

  • Sample The Little Gym class with obstacle and parachute fun
  • Teddy Bear Clinic
  • Mo and Flo robots 
  • Oral and heart health activity stations 
    • Styrofoam cavities (every 45 minutes)
    • Egg carton flossing
    • Oral Health Reading and Writing station
    • Oral Health Math Station
    • Physical Activity boards

Saturday, February 25, 2017

  • Zumba! - 11:30am & 1pm (Presented by Sisters of Charity)
  • Pig heart dissection (Bio Lab) – 10am-11:30am
  • Tooth fairy- appearances - 11am-1pm (storybook reading at 11am)
  • Acid Attack! in Bio Lab – 12:30pm and 2pm 
  • Oral and heart health activity stations 
    • Styrofoam cavities (every 45 minutes)
    • Egg carton flossing
    • Oral Health Reading and Writing station
    • Oral Health Math Station
    • Physical Activity boards

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