St. John’s Medical Center announces a new venue and format for the
Annual Community Health Fair. The 2015 Fair will be held at the Teton
County/Jackson Recreation Center on Saturday, May 2. The event will include
free health screenings for adults and children, all-day access to the
pool, a bike rodeo, health information booths, demonstration classes,
and complimentary snacks. In addition, the Jackson Hole Spring Runoff
5K (formerly known as the Mother’s Day 5K) will be held in conjunction
with the Fair.
The Spring Runoff will start and finish at North Park, with parking available
at the Home Ranch parking lot. Start time is 8:30 am for walkers and 9:00
am for runners, and preregistered participants can pick up bibs at the
Home Ranch beginning at 7:45 am.
St. John's is underwriting discounted early registration entry fee:
entries received by 3 pm on May 1 are $10; race day registration is $25.
The entry fee includes a race souvenir and refreshments. Registration
forms are available at Teton County/Jackson Parks and Recreation or St.
John's Wellness. For more information, go to tetonparksandrec.org.
The focus of the Health Fair is to promote community wellness. Close to
100 booth vendors will provide information about various health-related
topics, and free screenings for vision, orthopedic, blood pressure, skin
cancer, cognitive, and concussion will be offered. St. John's medical
providers will also be available to interpret results from participants'
wellness blood screenings. Wellness blood screening registration forms
and instructions, as well as information on scheduling an appointment,
are available at tetonhospital.org/bloodscreen
For more information on the Health Fair, visit tetonhospital.org/healthfair2015
or call St. John's Wellness at 307 739 7466.
Media Contact: Karen Connelly,
firstname.lastname@example.org, 307 739-7380