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NEWS RELEASE: Free Fun & Fit Health Fair in Silver Spring September 14-15

Adventist headquarters, Adventist HealthCare to offer fun activities, health screenings and healthy cooking demos

NEWS RELEASE: Free Fun & Fit Health Fair in Silver Spring September 14-15

The Fun & Fit Health Fair will feature several obstacle courses, above, as well as health screenings, educational resources and healthy cooking demos.

Contact: Tanya Holland 301-680-6309, HealthFair@gc.adventist.org

The Seventh-day Adventist Church’s world headquarters, in partnership with Maryland-based Adventist HealthCare, will hold a two-day Fun & Fit Health Fair September 14 and 15, featuring fun activities, health screenings and healthy cooking demos. This is a free event and designed for the whole family.

What: Fun & Fit Health Fair

When: Sunday, September 14, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Monday, September 15, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Location: Seventh-day Adventist Church world headquarters, 12501 Old Columbia Pike, Silver Spring, Maryland, 20904.

More info: Including promo video, visit Adventist.org/healthfair.

Fun activities for kids and adults:
•    Obstacle courses: Heart Education, Boot Camp Challenger and Wacky World
•    Coconut tree climb
•    Adult aerobics
•    Relay games

Health Screenings, sponsored by Adventist HealthCare
•    Blood pressure, body mass index/body composition, waist-to-hip ratio
•    Derma scan test
•    Bone density
•    Grip strength
•    Mental health education

Health and Family Resources, sponsored by Adventist HealthCare:
•    Maternal, child and senior health education
•    Heart, diabetes and nutrition education
•    Cold and flu prevention

Healthy cooking demos:
•    Healthy smoothies kids love
•    5 tasty ways to sneak veggies, beans and protein into family meals

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