20121206 - Active Kids - nwherald
Monica Maschak - mmaschak@shawmedia.com
Ava Raske (center), 6, and her classmates practice basic ballet steps in the weekly Ballet and Tap II class at the McHenry Municipal Building on Thursday, December 6, 2012.  A study from Vanderbilt University found that when children have active friends that they tend to be more active as well.

Monica Maschak - mmaschak@shawmedia.com
Ava Raske (center), 6, and her classmates practice basic ballet steps in the weekly Ballet and Tap II class at the McHenry Municipal Building on Thursday, December 6, 2012. A study from Vanderbilt University found that when children have active friends that they tend to be more active as well.