Health and Wellness Day 2019

Francis A. Gregory Library

Health and Wellness Day 2019

Saturday, Sept. 21, 2019, 11 a.m.

Join us for Francis A. Gregory Neighborhood Library's second Health and Wellness fair on Sept. 21 from 11 a.m. - 4 p.m

The library is hosting a variety of free activities to appeal to the health minded individual or family including resources focused on physical, mental, emotional and community wellness. 

Featuring: 

11 a.m.
Indoor yoga class for adults
Family story time 
Essential oils and aromatherapy class

Noon:
Outdoor nature yoga class for families and individuals from birth-adulthood
Chess workshop with National Master David Bennett 

1 p.m.
Double dutch jump-roping
herbology and nutrition class

2:45 p.m. 
Raffles for a Kindle Fire, a Duplo set, and a $100 giftcard to Trader Joes 

3 p.m.
A healthy cooking class using local ingredients by Eastern Market chef Jonathan Bardzik
An outdoor performance by the East of the River Steel Band

All day long (11 a.m.-4 p.m.):

  • face-painting 
  • a community vision board project
  • a real-life firetruck
  • free food and groceries
  • screenings for diabetes and prediabetes from Flexcare pharmacy
  • blood pressure checks from Unity Health
  • coloring and imaginative play for children
  • Giveaways of all sorts
  • vendors from the health and wellness industry
  • and much more! 

All FREE and open to the public.