Health Fair & Recipe Book!

The Health Fair Recipe Book is now online — download the PDF here! With 68 recipes submitted by families and nearly 100 recipes submitted by fourth graders and sixth graders, you’re sure to find healthy cooking inspiration. Many thanks to all the volunteers who put this together!

Lab’s first school-wide Health Fair was on Thursday, March 12 from 6 to 8 p.m. in Upper and Lower Kovler Gym. There were fun activities, demonstrations and samples of good things for mind and body. In upper Kovler there were almost 30 different booths full of healthy snacks from A10, Honest Fork, Defloured Bakery and more, as well as informational booths from Hyde Park School of Dance, U of C Velo Club, Six Pax Pilates, Enso Karate and Tai Chi and Kidical Mass Cycling among others. There were also dental screenings, natural skin care products and healthy heart-care tips. Lower Kovler hosted demos and presentations from leading health experts and kindergarten through 5th grade gym performances. It as an exciting, fun and healthy event for the whole family!