|Annual community forum and health expo to take place Oct. 21|
The Healthy Life Ministry of St. John's Congregational Church in collaboration with the American Heart Association will host their annual "Community Forum and Health Expo: Sound Mind, Body & Spirit" on Oct. 21 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, 1000 West Columbus Ave., Springfield. The Expo takes place in the Hall of Fame's Center Court and includes a blood drive by the American Red Cross.
The Expo will also feature a community health forum responding to health disparities in the community and guest speakers presenting information on living smoke-free prostate health. A variety of health vendors, children's activities such as Dance Dance Revolution exercise, face painting and various fitness demonstrations. The event is sponsored by Springfield Department of Health and Human Services, Health New England and Partners For A Healthier Community. The 2006 Community Forum and Health Expo is free and open to the public.
For more info, call St. John's Church Office at 734-2283.