The public is invited to Healthy Family Day: Preventing Diabetes on Saturday, March 14 from 8:00 am to 12:00 pm at the YWCA, 185 S. French Broad Avenue. This bi-lingual event will include free diabetes checks, free meters, healthy snacks, and much more. Mission Hospital staff will provide educational presentations on topics such as exercise, eating healthy, and living with diabetes. Free childcare will be provided with crafts, games and healthy snacks. Healthy Family Day is for anyone whose life has been touched by diabetes. For more information, contact Beverly Medcalf, 213-5537 or Beverly.email@example.com.
(Photo is from last year’s event.)