The 24th Annual Meadow Gold Healthy Baby Contest takes place at 10:00 AM on Saturday, October 20th at Prince Kuhio Plaza
Babies born on or between April 10, 2010 and October 20, 2011 and are residents of the Big Island are eligible to enter.
All contestants receive a goodie bag containing a Healthy Baby Contest non-sliding (with rubber grip on the bottom) covered container for their Cheerios or other munchies with plastic spork, and Lani Moo t-shirt with colored fabric markers to color-in Lani Moo (the colored ink washes off so they get to color-in Lani Moo again and again), Lani Moola certificate for a FREE one gallon Meadow Gold or Viva milk. When they exit the stage they get a Lani Moo balloon, and HP milk and POG nectar.
The five winners will receive trophies, toys and books that promote brain and physical development, and supplies of Meadow Gold milk, POG, and ice cream cups. (First place: one-year supplies; second place: 9-month supplies; third place: 6-month supplies; fourth place: 3-month supplies; fifth place: 2-month supplies.)
The contestants are judged on Healthiness, Physical Appearance, and Personality by a panel of medical and health care professionals from Hilo Medical Center and the Bay Clinics. The registration deadine is Wednesday, October 10, 2012.
Registration forms are also available at more than 60 locations throughout the island.
East Hawai‘i: Bay Clinic Hilo, Kea‘au, & Pahoa; Hilo Medical Center; Ainaola Mart; Blane’sDowntown, Industrial, & Orchidland; Café 100; Cost U Less; Freddy’s; Hirano Store; J. HaraStore; K’s Drive In; Kagimoto’s; Ken’s House of Pancakes; KTA Downtown & Puainako; KuhioGrille; Love’s Bakery Thrift Store; Manono Mini Mart; Meadow Gold; Pahoa Cash & Carry;Pinky’s; Prince Kuhio Plaza; Restaurant Encore; and Wiki Wiki Kam Ave.
Hamakua/Central/North: Hamakua Health Center; Arakaki Store; Blane’s Honoka‘a; Earl’s Pa‘auilo & Waimea; JJ’s Country Market; KTA Waimea; Nakahara Store; Takata Store; Tex Drive In; and Waikoloa Village Market.
West Hawai‘i: Kona Community Hospital; West Hawai‘i Keiki Health Center; Choicemart; Fujihara Store; KTA Kailua & Keauhou; Matsuyama Makai and Mauka; and Waikoloa Village Market.
South: Ka‘ū Rural Health Clinic; Island Market; Mizuno Superette; and Ocean View Market.