FAIRBURY, NE — Jefferson Community Health and Life and a Fairbury Public Schools group are combining their efforts to encourage kids to be active beginning next week. 

JCH&L along with Jeffs Gone M.A.D. (Making A Difference) are sponsoring two Fitness is Fun days at the Burkley Fitness Center on JCH&L's campus. 

The first day is Thursday, August 4, and is meant for kids entering kindergarten through the second grade. Thursday, August 11, the event will be held for kids entering the third through sixth grades. Both days, the event will run from 1-4 p.m.

Pre-registration is required and the cost is $3 per child. 

According to a news release, the days will feature games, fitness activities and a healthy snack to help jumpstart kids to a lifetime of healthy habits. 

Fore more information, stop by the Burkley Fitness Center or call them at 402-729-6139.