Newsletter January – February 2019: Upcoming Events
|Event||Date||Time||Location||Hosted By||What is the event?|
|MEMO Health Fair||Jan 19, 2019||8:30A – 12:30P||Coply-Price YMCA (City Heights)||UCSD – MEMO||MEMO at UC San Diego is hosting its 4th annual health fair on Saturday, January 19th, 2019 from 8:30 am to 12:30 pm at the Coply-Price Family YMCA Gymnasium. Their goal is to engage and educate lower-income families in San Diego communities so that they can seek out various local providers of health-related services to help them build happier and healthier lives. The Health Fair is a free event that is open to the public, and includes representation from a wide variety local health providers and mobile clinics for all to enjoy! The event will be providing free flu shots, medial screenings and much more.|
|It’s How We Live||Feb 02, 2019||9:00A – 12:00P||Lindo Lake Park (Lakeside)||SD County Parks & Rec||“It’s How We Live” provides an opportunity for families to recreate and celebrate family wellness. The event encourages families to visit parks and recreation facilities for year around use throughout San Diego County. It also provides a free community gathering featuring tips on healthy living, fitness, crafts, bounce houses, an opportunity drawing and so much more.|
|Read and Romp||March 02, 2019||9:00A – 12:00P||Kid Ventures (Liberty Station)||AAP – CA3||“Read & Romp is a fun, family fundraising event with activities that encourage parents to read to their children and promote a love of reading. Read & Romp activities are best suited for children ages 8 & under. All ages are welcome.
**This event is in a new location this year – Kid Ventures (Liberty Station) 2865 Sims Road, San Diego, CA 92106.**”
|March for Babies||April 27, 2019||9:00A – 12:00P||Balboa Park, 2414 6th Ave, SD – 92103||March of Dimes||“This event takes place in 1,400 communities across the nation, involving thousands of volunteers to raise the money needed to save babies’ lives. For over 78 years people in the San Diego community have joined together to walk to ensure moms have full-term pregnancies and babies are born healthy.”|
Solana Beach 5K
Fletcher Cover, Solana Beach, CA
The Solana Beach Sunset 5K Run/Walk will raise funds for Champions for Health’s Community Wellness and Diabetes Prevention Programs. Their Health & Wellness Programs address preventable and chronic diseases through immunizations, screenings, diabetes prevention education and the Live Well San Diego Speaker’s Bureau.