Fitness trainer visits schools


Fitness trainer Daira Drifmier talks to students at Anson Elementary about exercising on May 10. She visited three schools on the day.

Daira Driftmier from Hy-Vee KidsFit visited Anson Elementary, Woodbury Elementary and Lenihan Intermediate schools on May 10.

She presented ideas for students to stay active over the summer and got students moving. She also talked about Hy-Vee KidsFit, which is an online program to encourage physical activity.

“She showed some exercises and why it’s so important to stay active over the summer,” said Jennifer Scales, dietician at the Marshalltown Hy-Vee, who was also in attendance.