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TOWN OF MIAMI LAKES NEWS
243px-All-America City LogoThe Town of Miami Lakes and its Elderly Affairs Committee once again bring you the 4th annual Family Health and Fitness Fair! • Event: Family Health and Fitness Fair• Date: Saturday, February 10th • Time: 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM• Location: Mary Collins Community Center, 15151 NW 82nd Avenue• Type of Event: FREETown of Miami Lakes would like to thank our sponsors:• Mount Sinai Medical Center• Florida Pace Centers• Chen Senior Medical Center• Specialty Smiles• CarePlus Health Plans• Palmetto General Hospital
For Immediate Release
February 9, 2018
Contact: Charisma Glassman
Tel: 305-364-6100
E-mail: Glassmanc@miamilakes-fl.gov
 
Don’t Miss Family Health & Fitness Fair Hosted with February's Super Saturday in the Park

Miami Lakes, FL – The Town of Miami Lakes and its Elderly Affairs Committee once again bring you the 4th annual Family Health and Fitness Fair

• Event: Family Health and Fitness Fair
• Date: Saturday, February 10th
• Time: 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM
• Location: Mary Collins Community Center, 15151 NW 82nd Avenue
• Type of Event: FREE

Town of Miami Lakes would like to thank our sponsors:
• Mount Sinai Medical Center
• Florida Pace Centers
• Chen Senior Medical Center
• Specialty Smiles
• CarePlus Health Plans
• Palmetto General Hospital

The following FREE screenings and health education are provided by Nicklaus Children's Hospital & Breanna Vergara Foundation Mount Sinai Medical Center, Chen Senior Medical Center, FIU’s Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine’s Medical Students Working to Improve Society & Health (MedSWISH), FIU’s College of Medicine‘s Mammography Art Initiative, and Miami-Dade County Area Health Education Center, and Palmetto General Hospital:

• EKG screenings for children
• Blood pressure
• Glucose
• Cholesterol
• BMI
• Stoke, Breast Cancer, and Colorectal Cancer Prevention

Again, this year’s Fit Fair will be hosted in conjunction with SUPER SATURDAY IN THE PARK:

Community Bike Ride: 9:00 AM registration begins; 9:30 AM family-friendly 5.5-mile loop begins at the Youth Center located at 6075 Miami Lakes Dr; sponsored by the Town’s Neighborhood Improvement Committee
Farmers Market: 9AM – 2 PM
Blood Drive: 10 AM – 2 PM, provided by OneBlood

FREE classes and demos provided by the Town’s partnering organizations:
Yoga in the Park: 9-10AM; offered in partnership with local business 305 Yoga
Mini Massages & Facials: 10 AM to 1 PM; offered by Massage Envy
Bob Graham Education Center Jump Rope Performance: 11 AM to 12 PM
Full Body Demo: 12-12:30PM; offered by OrangeTheory Fitness of Miami Lakes

FREE TRANSPORTATION OPTION AVAILABLE:

Need a ride?! Hop on a Freebee car! It’s a fun, green and free travel option currently available in Miami’s most popular neighborhoods. Users request rides through a sophisticated custom mobile app and enjoy a one-of-a-kind experience on their way to a destination of choice in branded electric ‘Freebee’ cars. Download the app at ridefreebee.com. Freebee will be offering rides from 8:30 AM to 11:30 AM during the Health and Fitness Fair. Freebee’s usual operating hours are Monday-Friday from 8:00 AM – 3:00 PM (2 vehicles) and Sundays from 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM (1 vehicle.)

 

CONTACT
Ashley Shepple
Community Outreach & Engagement Specialist
Tel: (305) 364-6100
Email: shepplea@miamilakes-fl.gov

Charisma Glassman
Communications and Economic Development
Tel: (305) 364-6100 Ext. 1172
Email: glassmanc@miamilakes-fl.gov 

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