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Annual Health Fair set for Midwest City Library

It’s time for the 2010 Midwest City Library Community Health Fair. 

This year’s edition of the annual event will be held at the Midwest City Library, 8143 E. Reno on Saturday, August 21, 2010, from 9:00a.m. to 3:00p.m.. The fair will be held on the library’s parking lot.

“It’s for people of all ages,” said librarian Suzette Felton.  “Our goal is to educate the community regarding health issues and the various ways of addressing them.” 

Participants at the Health Fair can receive free immunization shots, and screenings for cholesterol, blood pressure, hearing and vision from the Lions Mobile Screening Unit.  Representatives from AARP will also be on hand to answer questions.

When you arrive at the fair, please register at the Information Desk.  Call 405-732-4828 with questions.

For more information about this or any Metropolitan Library System program, visit the MLS website, www.metrolibrary.org.

The Metropolitan Library System of Oklahoma County includes 12 libraries and five extension libraries.  Libraries include Belle Isle, Capitol Hill, Ralph Ellison, Ronald J. Norick Downtown Library and Southern Oaks in Oklahoma City, as well as Bethany, Choctaw, Del City, Edmond, Midwest City, Village and Warr Acres.  Extensions are located in the communities of Harrah, Jones, Luther and Nicoma Park and include Wright Library in Oklahoma City.  You can also reach us at www.metrolibrary.org.