Move For Kids

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May 15
12 AM
The Plaza
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Lincoln Common is a proud sponsor of Move For Kids, a weekend of activities benefitting parents, families and caregivers of Lurie Children's Hospital. As the site of the former Children's Memorial Hospital from 1882 to 2012, Lincoln Common continues Lincoln Park's longstanding legacy of community innovation and partnership while supporting an invaluable asset in our city: Our Children.

Join the LC Legacy Team in supporting this amazing cause! Here's how:

PARTICIPATE in one of the many free family and adult events planned for the weekend! Reservations may be required. Details below.

DONATE to Move For Kids on behalf of the LC Legacy Team. Click Here to get started.

JOIN the LC Legacy Team and walk with us from Lincoln Common to Lurie Children's Hospital! Details below.

However you decide to Move for Kids, be sure to take pictures and post using MFK frame for social and tag #moveforkids #LincolnCommonLegacy!


SATURDAY, MAY 15

GET MOVING WITH LINCOLN COMMON LEGACY TEAM


8:30am: Outdoor Athletic Conditioning with Equinox Lincoln Common* (adult focused)

45-minute full bodyweight workout that will improve your strength and cardiovascular endurance, tailored for all athletes and all levels. Mats provided.

*Class is free, donations to LC Legacy Team appreciated.

Reserve your Spot


9:15am: Post Workout Mobility with Athletico Physical Therapy* (adult focused)

Cool down from your Equinox sweat session or from your own morning workout. Join Angela Bleecher, Athletico Physical Therapist, for a restorative mobility flow class.

*Class is free, donations to LC Legacy Team appreciated.

Reserve your Spot


10:00am: Stages Performing Arts - Broadway & Me (family focused)

Join Stages for a musical story brought to life by professional teaching artists.

Reservations Required


11:00am: Kids Fitness with Skip & Scoot (family focused)

Join Skip & Scoot for fun and interactive movement games, kid friendly obstacle courses, sensory experiences, and action songs to promote fitness for children's brains and bodies!

Reservations Required


11:45am: Physical Fitness Challenge with Equinox Lincoln Common + Skip & Scoot* (all ages)

Channeling all athletes of all ages to participate in an outdoor physical fitness challenge!

- 2-minute AMRAP (cardiovascular health)

- Curl up test (muscular endurance)

- Push up test (muscular strength)

- Trunk lift (flexibility)

*Physical Fitness Challenge is free, donations to LC Legacy Team appreciated.

Reserve your Spot


ALL DAY! CHALK ART THE PLAZA & LINCOLN AVENUE!*

Get creative with your sidewalk chalk and spread positivity in support of Lurie Children’s! Take pictures and post using the hashtags #move4kids and #LincolnCommonLegacy.

*Interested in joining or donating to the Lincoln Common Legacy Team? Click on our TEAM PAGE!


SUNDAY, MAY 16

GET WALKING: MOVE FOR KIDS VIRTUAL WALK*

9:30am: Outdoor Warm Up with Equinox Lincoln Common! (all ages)

10:00am: Walk with the LC Legacy Team!

Sign Up here!

Suggested route: Make your way from the former site of Lurie Children’s Hospital (Lincoln Common, 2345 N. Lincoln Ave) to the current site of Lurie Children’s Hospital (225 E. Chicago Ave).


Take pictures and post using MFK frame for social and tag #moveforkids #LincolnCommonLegacy!

*Walkers must practice social distancing. Wearing a mask is encouraged.



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