AL!VE is pleased to bring FITKids to local 7th and 8th grade students. Fitness Initiative Targeting Kids, FITKids, uses fun, engaging and creative activities to help young people make healthier choices regarding nutrition and physical activity. The eight-week program is 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m., Tuesdays and Thursdays, beginning Nov. 19.
"We are moving our coffee program up to a new level using the best product available, served by friendly staff in a beautiful building,” said Patrick Sustrich, AL!VE executive director. “The opportunity to partner with a local company who is passionate about their coffee is exciting.”
AL!VE extends its congratulations to Chef Doreen Ackerson, who was awarded $250 at the health park's recent Bring Your “A” Game Grilling Competition.
AL!VE is hosting its second Bring Your A Game chef’s competition. This year’s grilling challenge will bring local home and professional chefs together to compete for a chance to win a $250 cash prize.
The Chef’s Grilling Challenge is 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Tuesday, Aug. 13. Doors open at 6 p.m., and admission is $5 per person or $20 per family. There will be door prizes, kids’ games and hors d’oeuvres for attendees.
AL!VE, the experience-based destination health park in Charlotte, Mich., is hosting a Bring Your A Game fund-raiser that features local home and professional chefs competing in a contest similar to shows seen on the Food Network.
The Chef’s Challenge begins at 6:30 p.m., Tuesday, October 23 at AL!VE. Doors open at 6 p.m. and admission is $5 per person or $20 per family. The audience will watch contestants create a delicious meal in 30 minutes using three mystery ingredients and a pantry with more than 50 items.