Have fun and get healthy at Family Wellness Fair

Posted April 05, 2012, at 9:30 a.m.
Last modified April 05, 2012, at 10:02 a.m.

BELFAST, Maine – The 28th annual Family Wellness Fair, a free health fair sponsored by Waldo County General Hospital, will take place 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, April 14,  at Troy Howard Middle School Gym, 173 Lincolnville Ave.

The fair will offer 40 booths on a wide range of health topics for adults and children.

Health screenings will be offered free-of-charge including, blood pressure, cholesterol, pulse rate, oxygen level, spinal analysis, balance and hearing.

Exhibits include nutrition, label reading, diabetes education and supplies, sleep studies information, stress management, highway safety, elder issues, mental health, domestic violence, chiropractic and smoking cessation among others topics.

Get a chair massage, reiki treatment, try hula hooping, balancing, Wii exercising or Zumba dancing. Healthy snacks also will be available. Door prizes will be awarded.

Children activities will include face painting, stamp art, play dough and coloring.

For information, call fair coordinator Lois Dutch at Waldo County General Hospital at 338-2500, ext. 4154.

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