Start a new family tradition this Thanksgiving by adding some physical activity

Give thanks for good health this Thanksgiving by adding a new physically active tradition to your family’s celebration.  It’s not a far-fetched idea. In fact, Thanksgiving Day boasts more run/walk races than any other day of the year. A record high 726 Thanksgiving Day races were recorded nationwide in 2016, with nearly a million finishers! We’ve rounded…

Family hikes in the woods in the fall

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Fall Means Gorgeous Central IN Trails and Greenways

Parks, trails, and greenway systems are part of the built environment of communities.  Built environments that encourage walking, biking, and hiking have multiple health benefits – they offer opportunities for physical activity, recreational time, and can boost mental health as well. Cooler temperatures and changing leaves mean central Indiana’s trails and greenways are at their best and now is the…

Scenic Fall Creek Greenway

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New opportunities for play on the far east side

Yesterday morning at around 8:30, volunteers began streaming into the parking lot of the Carriage House East Apartments on Indianapolis’ Far Eastside to begin building a new playground for the residential area. These volunteers represented the Finish Line Youth Foundation, the Glick Fund, and residents of the Carriage House Eastcommunity.  In June, children from the apartments…

Volunteers help build the Carriage House East playgroun

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