Newark-Wayne Community Hospital, DeMay Living Center and the Rochester Regional Medical Group will be hosting the 10th annual FREE community event, "Spring Fest" on Saturday, June 13th from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. in tents on the grounds of the hospital (1200 Driving Park Avenue in Newark). The event, which focuses on making healthy lifestyle choices, is also made possible through the efforts of the Newark-Wayne Medical Staff, Newark Elementary Schools and their PTAs, the Newark Police Department, Big Dog Country Radio and others.
The FREE bike helmet fitting and give-away**, sponsored by the Newark-Wayne Medical Staff, will again be held to help protect kids from head injuries. Also, kids are encouraged to bring their bicycles for the Newark Police Department’s Bike Safety Rodeo and Wayne County Public Health will hold a car seat safety clinic (at the Women’s Center loop at the front of the hospital). The Newark Police Department will also offer a FREE photo I.D. clinic for children. New this year, an instructor from Rochester Regional Health’s Wellness Center will facilitate yoga and exercise demonstrations that anyone can participate in.
In addition, there will be free: drawings for children’s bicycles; blood pressure checks; refreshments; and booths sponsored by emergency medical service providers, hospital departments and Wayne County organizations; fun music by WUUF BIG Dog Country and much more.
For information, contact the Public Relations office before Friday, June 13th by calling (315) 332-2492.
About Rochester Regional Health
Rochester Regional Health is an integrated health services organization serving the people of Western New York, the Finger Lakes and beyond. The system includes 150 locations: five hospitals; more than 100 primary and specialty practices, rehabilitation centers and ambulatory campuses; innovative senior services, facilities and independent housing; a wide range of behavioral health services; and ACM Medical Laboratory, a global leader in patient and clinical trials. Rochester Regional Health, the region’s second-largest employer, was named one of “America’s Best Employers” by Forbes in 2015. Learn more at rochesterregionalhealth.org.