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Learn More: Hadassah’s Family Fun, Fitness and Food Fest

Hadassah centennialThe Boulder Chapter of Hadassah is hosting its first Family Fun, Fitness & Food Festival this weekend. This free community event is designed to promote fitness for the entire family and is geared towards local families who want to engage in a healthy lifestyle. Vendors from across the Denver metro area will be offering a wide variety of health services and fitness activities. Stop by the Silent Auction table to bid on an assortment of gift certificates.

We hope that you will celebrate the beginning of a new school year by bringing your kids to the Boulder JCC on August 25 from 9 am to 1 pm.

Enjoy, in one location, these popular activities provided by the following kind supporters:

  • Altogether Outdoors- Rock Climbing Wall
  • AMR Ambulance
  • American Cancer Society
  • Arbonne
  • CU Science Discovery
  • Four Winds
  • Hazon
  • Heavenly Embrace
  • Hula Hoops with Kristina Sutcliffe
  • Kidzart
  • Living Well
  • Music by Kol No’ar and Leah Boonin
  • NIA with Jackie Diner
  • Northern Colorado Fencers
  • Rocky Mountain Day Camp- Archery
  • Transitions
  • University of Colorado Hospital and Health Center
  • Yoga with Shayna Turner
  • Zumba with Donna Shonle

Edibles have been provided by:

  • Eldorado Water
  • IZZE Beverages
  • Mile-High Organics
  • Moe’s Bagels
  • Rush Bowls
  • Whole Foods
  • Starbucks

The Silent Auction is being held to raise money for the purchase of medical equipment at Hadassah Hospital in Israel. Many thanks to the following businesses for their donations of gift certificates for the auction:

  • Food: King Soopers, Murphy’s South, Caffe’ Sole’, Tsing Tao, Mickey C’s Bagels, Boulder All Natural Ice Cream, Minglewood, Grappa, Table Mountain Inn, Turley’s, Egg and I, The Med, Brasserie 1010, Chop House & Brewery, Bee-Nut Free Energy Bars & Breadworks
  • Services: Pazazz Salon, L.A. Nails, Coldwater Creek The Spa, Terry Chiropractic, Heart Scan-Boulder Community Hospital, Front Range Eye Associates
  • Classes: Lakeshore Athletic Club, Golden Body and Brain-Yoga and Taichi, Chakra Healing Arts Center & Pure Barre Classes
  • Entertainment: Carousel of Happiness, Boulder Ensemble Theatre Company, & A-Basin Lift Tickets

Special thanks also to Peter & Kayla Garthwaite and the Boulder JCC.  For more information see the Boulder Daily Camera article, Hadassah Treats Families to Wellness Festival.  Please note that the newspaper cited an incorrect date. The event is on Sunday, August 25. For additional info:





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