Sponsored by the Methodist Hospitals of Merrillville and Gary, First Baptist Church of Hammond is hosting the Health Fair this Sunday, October 9. Blood screenings begin at 7:30 a.m., and health activities continue until 3:00 p.m. at the campus of First Baptist Church, 473 Sibley Street in Hammond.
Free health exams, informational booths, and teaching-and-training classes will also be available. Teaching-and-training health-seminar classes will be offered from 5:15 to 5:45 p.m.
This all-day event includes the following:
- Blood screenings
- Bone-density scans
- Heart-health information
- Diabetes detection and prevention
- Health programs for kids
- Much more
You may have this screening done at no cost (non-FBC members only), but you must preregister by calling 219-228-2921.