18th annual Family Wellness Fair to be held at Veterans Memorial Hospital May 13

The 18th annual Family Wellness Fair will be held Wednesday, May 13 from 3:30 to 6:30 p.m. at Veterans Memorial Hospital in Waukon. Free health testing, exhibits and healthy snacks will provide a complete evening of entertainment and education for families of all ages. Everyone in the area communities is welcome to attend this free event, sponsored by Veterans Memorial Hospital.
Veterans Memorial Hospital will also be awarding prizes at the Wellness Fair to all those in Allamakee and northern Clayton counties that participated in the Live Healthy Iowa 10-week wellness challenge in 2015.   In order to claim a participation prize, Live Healthy Iowa participants are asked to present their access card at the receptionist desk during the fair. The access cards can be found by going to the Live Healthy Iowa website at www.livehealthyiowa.org and under the participant’s “my dashboard” tab, clicking on “create access card.”  The card can then be printed and brought in to redeem the prize.
More details on the upcoming Family Wellness Fair will follow in next week’s newspaper. For any additional information, contact Erin Berns, Public Relations Director at Veterans Memorial Hospital, at 563-568-3411.