The city will kick off its first North Adams Mayor’s Fitness Challenge at 5:30 p.m. Friday, May 2, at the Northern Berkshire YMCA.

Participants in the 10-week challenge will be working to build and track points by eating fruits and vegetables, drinking water, and participating in physical activity.

The kick-off will include a speech by Mayor Richard Alcombright; fitness samplers from Zumba in the Berkshires, Miner Combat and NA Fitness with Beth; free healthy food samples, basket raffles, and a community walk.

Information: Amanda Chilson at (413) 663-7588.