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Get up Get Out Get Fit at "The Market ... "

The market is proud to welcome Beaumont as participating sponsor of the Farmington Farmers Market. Come to market! Get up, Get out, Get Fit and feel better with Beaumont!

Below are special dates and activities that Beaumont will be hosting onsite at the market. Come say howdy and bring your questions! Don't forget to mark your calendars for the 2nd Annual Farmington Farmers Market Fit as a Fiddle Health Fair coming on June 11th! Renown Violinist Anthony Marchese will fiddle you into the market and lead you to our pop up village of friendly health resources, products and services! Find take aways and give-aways. Sign up for a free screening or a fun 1 mile health walk and get registered for a chance to win market fresh prizes including up to 6 weeks of free fruits and vegetables from our farmers!

BeaumontBeaumont Dates at the Market for 2016

May 28 Memorial Day Weekend

  • Stop by the Beaumont Health tent" to learn how to prepare for summerís allergies, garden bites, bee stings & bicycle rides!
  • Blood pressure and stroke screening, counseling, referral, support, encouragement and follow up.
  • Summer safety information: proper helmet use, bike safety, hydration, dealing with temperature changes, safe places to walk, community resources, dealing and identifying poisonous plants, treating bee stings, minor first aid handout, etc.

June 11 Fit as a Fiddle Health Fair

  • Blood pressure and stroke screening, counseling, referral, support, encouragement and follow up
  • Nutrition - healthy eating, healthy weight loss table - eating out, quick and inexpensive family meals on a budget, weight loss, healthy snacks, healthy eating, etc. Referrals, counseling.
  • Memory screening, counseling and referral table - includes tips on how to improve memory.

July 30

  • Blood pressure and stroke screening, referral, support, encouragement and follow up.
  • Exercise informational booth

August 20

  • Blood pressure and stroke screening, referral, support, encouragement and follow up
  • Children/teens interactive booth encouraging exercise, exercise pyramids for children/teens, information on after school programs, joining sports team, etc.

September 10

  • Blood pressure and stroke screening, referral, support, encouragement and follow up
  • Ask the physician table

October 1

  • Blood pressure and stroke screening, referral, support, encouragement and follow up
  • Stress management - mini exercises, informational handouts, questionnaires

November. 5

  • Blood pressure and stroke screening, referral, support, encouragement and follow up
  • Senior safety and balance issues - informational handouts, referrals

Stop fiddling around and come to market! Get up Get out Get Fit in downtown Farmington!

 

Children Exercising Father and Son Pumpkin Bowling