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During the heart of the day on April 21,kids tested their athletic skills, participated in sports challenges of sports, learned how to make healthy snacks and hung out with friends at the annual healthy kids day at the McGaw Y. Children participated in races, games and other physical challenges, and, for a change of pace, learned about creating their own healthy snacks. Particularly popular with young children were bouncy equipment such as this basketball goal and a three-slide piece nicknamed the “adrenalin rush.”