May is National Physical Fitness and Sports Month! View upcoming President's Council events and read the President's official proclamation below. Also, don't forget to Tweet with us (@FitnessGov) all month long using the hashtag #MoveInMay.
EVENT & MEETING ADVISORY
Let’s Move! Active Schools Webinar
Who: Members of the President’s Council on Fitness, Sports & Nutrition
What: A unique live webcast, hosted by Discovery Education, from the Capitol Hill Montessori School in Washington D.C. highlighting the Let's Move! Active Schools initiative.
When: Monday, May 6, 2013 from 1:00 - 2:00 PM ET
Where: Register for the webcast here.
Why: To educate students about the importance of being active and to provide teachers/school administrators, parents and community leaders with the information they need to be empowered and encouraged to create a Let’s Move! Active School by becoming a champion in their community.
*Visit www.letsmoveschools.org for more information.
2013 PCFSN Annual Meeting
Who: Members of the President’s Council on Fitness, Sports & Nutrition; Dr. Howard Koh (Assistant Secretary for Health, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services); Sam Kass (Executive Director, Let’s Move!)
What: Annual Meeting of the President’s Council on Fitness, Sports & Nutrition
When: Tuesday, May 7, 2013 from 9:30 AM - 1:00 PM ET
Where: The Hubert H. Humphrey Building (The Great Hall), 200 Independence Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C.
Why: Council members will convene to inform the public about its programs and progress as well as discuss future priorities.
*RSVP Details: Email first, middle and last name to firstname.lastname@example.org by 6:00 PM ET on Thursday, May 2nd. The meeting will also be webcast at www.hhs.gov/live if you are unable to attend in person.
*Media: Members of the media should register by emailing Joey King at Russell.King@hhs.gov.