Monthly Archives: May 2013

Early Childhood’s Newest Featured Site

Open Arms Family Child Care in Clinton is Let’s Go!’s newest Featured Child Care Program! Authored by Emily Cooke Megan Miklos, owner and director of Open Arms Family Child Care in Clinton Maine, is excited about how 5-2-1-0 Goes to Child Care is helping her create an even healthier environment for the children she cares… Read more »

Recess: A Magic Potion!

Authored by Michael Dedekian, MD Director of Countdown to a Healthy ME Clinic I often joke with my patients that as soon as a magic potion is invented that will cure their disease they’ll be first on my list to receive it. Indeed, it is an encouraging time to be a physician because of the… Read more »

The Learning Connection!

Authored by Jami Badershall, communications manage Maine Dairy & Nutrition Council A phys ed class that gives homework. Smoothie machines in cafeterias. Before school run/walk clubs. Breakfast in the classroom. Incorporating physical activity into daily lessons. School gardens. School is no longer just about science, language arts, arithmetic and social studies. It has become a… Read more »

Aroostoook Let’s Go! Youth Triathlon

The University of Maine at Presque Isle, Healthy Aroostook, and TAMC are proud to present the REDY…Set…Let’s Go! Youth Triathlon. The triathlon is perfect for beginners and more experienced competitors between the ages of 7 and 14. The triathlon will be held on Sunday, September 8, 2013 at the University of Maine at Presque Isle’s… Read more »