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TOWN OF MIAMI LAKES NEWS
243px-All-America City LogoThe Town and its Youth Activities and Elderly Affairs Committees are bringing the community together to inform residents of all ages about health and fitness. All families are welcome to attend this FREE event on August 29th, at the Mary Collins Community Center, 15151 NW 82nd Avenue, Miami Lakes from 10am to 2pm. Local health and wellness professionals, organizations, and businesses will be providing information on health, wellness and fitness opportunities in the Miami Lakes community.
For Immediate Release
August 19, 2015
Contact: Jackie Calzadilla
Tel: 305-364-6100
 
Free Flu Shots, EKG, BMI Screenings & So Much More
At Town's Family Health & Fitness Fair

Miami Lakes, FL - The Town and its Youth Activities and Elderly Affairs Committees are bringing the community together to inform residents of all ages about health and fitness. All families are welcome to attend this FREE event on August 29th, at the Mary Collins Community Center, 15151 NW 82nd Avenue, Miami Lakes from 10am to 2pm. Local health and wellness professionals, organizations, and businesses will be providing information on health, wellness and fitness opportunities in the Miami Lakes community.

Over 40 local businesses will be participating! Walgreens will be administering flu vaccinations; Niklaus Children’s Hospital will be doing EKG screenings for children in collaboration with the Breanna Vergara Foundation; Tenet Health will be conducting BMI and blood pressure screenings, Wheelchair Accessible Vehicles will be providing wheelchair tune-ups, the Town’s Public Safety Committee in partnership with the Town’s Community Service Officer will be conducting car seat inspections- all for FREE!

The event will also include an outdoor kidzone with a rock climbing wall and obstacle course, as well as a “design your own kite” activity sponsored by the Town’s Youth Activities Task Force. This is a family fun event that you certainly don’t want to miss out!

For more information, please contact Clarisell De Cardenas, Special Events & Committees Coordinator at decardenasc@miamilakes-fl.gov or 305-364-6100 or visit www.miamilakes-fl.gov/events

The following is a list of local businesses that will be participating:
1st Priority Home Health Care, Inc.
305 Yoga & Outreach
Advanced Endodontic Care
Always at Your Side Adult Day Care
Ambert Medical Care Center
ArsiCare Group
Autism Soccer
Baptist Health South Florida
Bath Fitter
Beachbody
Caballero Rivero
CAC Care Medical Centers
Captel Outreach
CareResource
Caution Fitness, Inc.
Citrus Health Network
Costco Wholesale
EarthSave Miami
Elderly Affairs Committee
Elite Home Care, LLC
Giardino Gourmet Salads
Girl Scout Council Tropical Florida
Heartland Healthcare Center of Miami Lakes
Infinite Vision Eye Care
Leon Medical Centers Health Plan
Med Lake Center & Spa
Metropolitan Fire Equipment
MGM Behavioral
Miami Dade Police
Miami Dade Public Library
Mobility Freedom
Molina Healthcare of Florida
Mutual of Omaha
New Life Wellness Center
Niklaus Children’s Hospital
Nutrition Smart
Orangetheory Fitness Miami Lakes
Palmetto General Hospital
Palmetto Rehabilitation & Health Center
Parks Marital Arts
PEAR Programs
Perfect Care Inc.
Power Crunch
Public Safety Committee
Selah Skin Studio
Senior Care Services, Inc.
Shula’s Athletic Club
The Breanna Vergara Foundation
The Parent Academy
Town of Miami Lakes Leisure Services
United Way of Miami-Dade
VITAS Healthcare
WellsFargo Bank
YMCA of South Florida
Young Living Essential Oils
Youth Activities Task Force

 

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