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48: Ways to Keep Kids Busy on a Budget

July 23, 2019

In Point of Health episode 48, “Ways to Keep Kids Busy on a Budget," Cait Zulewski, director, corporate relations for BlueCross BlueShield of Western New York shares information about all of the fearless family activities that BlueCross BlueShield is sponsoring in Western New York this summer.​

Episode Highlights

Free Fitness - (1:50)

Fitness at Canalside

Start off your summer exercise routine with our popular fitness classes at Canalside! Classes are free and open to all ages and fitness levels.

Summer City Fitness at MLK Jr. Park

Get fit while moving to the beat of this summer workout program series! Every Saturday starting July 6, LaLa from La’Movement Fitness brings her high-energy dance fitness class.

The Art of Yoga

Stretch and strengthen your mind at the Albright-Knox Art Gallery with yoga and mindful meditation led by Power Yoga Buffalo’s Steve Procknal.

Blue Bikes

No bike? No problem! Explore beautiful views of Buffalo’s waterfront with a Blue Bike.

Free Entertainment - (5:30)

Fearless Family Play days

Join us on the first Saturday of every month for healthy family activities. 

EPIC Story Time

Storytime is a free family literacy event that focuses on learning, healthy living, and fun! Children and caretakers will listen to a specially selected story told by a guest reader and then engage in crafts, reading and math activities, and active play.  

Local Farmer’s and Artisan’s Markets (4:43, 8:43)

Creators on the Canal

Join us at Canalside every Sunday from June 30 to August 18 for free, family-friendly fun! This eclectic market features local artists, crafters, and musicians.

Elmwood Village Farmers’ Market

Buy farm fresh and local this summer at the Elmwood Village Farmers Market! The market is open every Saturday, rain or shine, from May 11 - October 26.

Orchard Park Farmer’s and Artisan’s Market

Come join us every Thursday from June 6th to October 3rd and enjoy local Farmers and Artisans! 

Did You Know?

Members who are eligible to receive a wellness debit card can use it toward wellness centers, therapy, spa services, and more. Learn where you can redeem your card today!