The St. John’s Community Health Fair will be held Saturday, May 4,
2013 from 9am – 1pm at the Snow King Events Center. This event promises
to be better than ever -- with free health screenings for adults and children,
along with family friendly activities including helicopter tours, plenty
of health information and complimentary coffee and snacks.
Free screenings at the health fair will include: hearing, dental, skin,
blood pressure, injury, chiropractic and memory. In addition, a teddy
bear clinic, face painting and car seat safety checks will be offered
for kids. As in 2012, the Jackson Hole Police department will also be
collecting expired, unused, unwanted prescription/over the counter medications
for the national drug “Take-Back” initiative.
Along with the screenings, over 100 educational booths will provide information
and interactive activities focused on health topics. From 9am until 1pm,
demonstration classes will be offered, including: Zumba, Karate, Mountain
Fitness and Kids Yoga. Adults and kids should come dressed to participate!
In addition to the demonstrations, children’s activities will include
wildland fire truck and ambulance tours, car seat safety checks, and information
about summer activities. New this year will be helicopter tours provided
by Classic Lifeguard!
JH Roasters is once again providing free bottomless organic coffee along
with iced tea, hot chocolate and free pastries from Elevated Grounds,
and additional free treats from Eleaven. Lunchtime snacks are being provided
by Backcountry Delicatessen and St. John's Refuge Grill.
The focus of the Health Fair is to promote community wellness. Please remember
to bring your wellness blood screening results with you to the health
fair in order to receive a free interpretation with one of our medical
For more information on the Health Fair, visit tetonhospital.org/healthfair2013
or call the Community Health Information Center (CHI) at 307.739.7466.