Michelle Obama Brings "Let's Move" Campaign to Newark
MUMBAI, INDIA - NOVEMBER 06: US First Lady Michelle Obama plays an Indian percussion instrument as she entertains underprivileged children during her visit to the Mumbai University on November 6, 2010 in Mumbai, India. The US President began his 10-day Asia tour in India where he is staying at Mumbai's Taj Mahal Palace hotel, the scene of a terrorist attack in 2008. During his tour the President will also visit Indonesia, South Korea and Japan. (Photo by Solaris Images/Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** Michelle Obama
First lady Michelle Obama is bringing her children's fitness and healthy eating campaign to New Jersey.
Mrs. Obama will visit Newark Thursday afternoon to talk with students about how eating better and exercising more can improve their lives.
She'll be joined at the Maple Avenue School in the city's South Ward by Newark Mayor Cory Booker. Booker is honorary vice chairman of the Partnership for Healthy America.
The event is part of Mrs. Obama's `"Let's Move'' initiative against childhood obesity.
Published at 10:41 AM EST on Nov 18, 2010
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