Grandparent and childrenA group of pre-schoolers, their parents and teachers descended on the Smith Playground in Fairmount Park recently for a day of fun and learning hosted by some older members of their community. The children got healthy snacks, got moving and got to play to their hearts content.

The event was part of a new program at Temple’s Intergenerational Center called Five & Fit, which places adults age 50 and over in volunteer roles in an effort to change behaviors of parents, family members and caregivers that relate to the prevention of childhood obesity. continue reading>>

Source: Temple University

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