Posted 01 Jul 2011
Arkansas first lady Ginger Beebe visited the Arkansas Educational Television Network (AETN) Thursday to discuss healthy habits and active lifestyles with the 41 children, ages 6 to 10, participating in the 2011 AETN GO Camp. She also spoke about the importance of reading and read The Sandwich Swap by Queen Rania of Jordan Al Abdullah to campers. AETN has hosted summer camps for children for six years. AETN GO Camp, now in its second year, is a weeklong camp designed to teach kids healthy habits for life and keep them active and engaged in an educational setting. AETN is Arkansass statewide public television network that enhances lives by providing lifelong learning opportunities for people from all walks of life. AETN delivers local, award-winning productions and classic, trusted PBS programs aimed at sharing Arkansas and the world with viewers. AETN depends on the generosity of Arkansans and the State of Arkansas to continue offering quality programming. For more information, visit www.aetn.org, or follow the AETN blog at www.aetn.org/engage. AETN is broadcast on KETS (Little Rock), KEMV (Mountain View), KETG (Arkadelphia), KAFT (Fayetteville), KTEJ (Jonesboro), and KETZ (El Dorado).