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FREE HEALTHY-LIVING HEALTHY-YOU WELLNESS HEALTH FAIR FEATURING HEALTH RESOURCES, BLOOD PRESSURE SCREENINGS, FLU SHOTS, VENDOR GIVE-AWAYS, CELEBRITY APPEARANCES, DEMONSTRATIONS AND GIVE-A-WAYS!

PROCEEDS BENEFIT AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION

 

WHEN:          Saturday, February 23, 2019 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

WHERE:        Boulevard Mall, 730 Alberta Drive, Amherst, NY 14226

WHO:             Local vendors and organizations, Sabres alumni, Explore and More Museum, Taoist Tai Chi Demonstration, Children’s Author, Hula-Hooping by Benjamin Berry and more

WHY:             February is National Heart Health Awareness Month Proceeds to AHA WNY

If you’re looking for a great way to spend time with your friends and family indoors this winter, come to the Healthy-Living Healthy-You Wellness event on Saturday, February 23, 2019 taking place at the Boulevard Mall in Amherst from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. The mall will be transformed to accommodate the Healthy Living Healthy You, making entry through any mall location accessible to the event highlights.

Healthy-Living Healthy-You will feature local wellness organizations, vendors, free blood pressure screenings, flu shots, mobile mammography, mini-massages, give-a-ways, and more.

Activities Include: Meet Buffalo Sabres Alumni Pat Kaleta and Buffalo Bills Alumni Donald Jones who will be on hand for signings. National award-winning hula-hooper and entertainer Benjamin Berry will feature a hula-hooping demonstration onstage. Other demonstrations will include Taoist Tai Chi, External Counter Pulsation heart therapy, and the kids will love the opportunity to play, compliments of Explore and More, while getting to know children’s book author Dee Romito. Fair goers can also sample some of Buffalo’s great cuisine from onsite local food trucks.

Participating Organizations include: Aetna Healthcare, AG Group, Alpine Made, American Lung Association, Bootleg Bucha, Brain/Body/Health Institute, Breast Cancer Network, Buffalo Gal Organic, Buffalo Holistic Center, Cardea Health, Sterling Heart Care, Trocaire College, UNYTS, Windsong Radiology, WellCare, and more.

Vendor tables are only $75 each, and proceeds will benefit the local chapter of the American Heart Association. To download a participant form visit https://buffalohealthyliving.com/2019-healthy-living-healthy-you-health-fair or visit www.buffalohealthyliving.com and click on the health fair poster. You can also reserve a vendor table by calling 716-796-9718 or 834-4191.

 

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