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Mark H. Luttrell, Jr., Mayor
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Mayor Luttrell Continues Family Life Series
Shelby County Mayor Mark H. Luttrell, Jr.’s, Family Life Series continues this week in north Memphis at St. James A.M.E. Church, 600 N. Fourth Street.
“These meetings will acquaint citizens with important resources provided by Shelby County Government,” said Mayor Luttrell.
“Our goal at St. James A.M.E. Church is to partner with Shelby County Government to promote a healthier lifestyle to our congregation and our community. It’s imperative our members have a healthy, mind, body and spirit,” said Ms. Jeraline McDonald, program chairperson.
The four-week series will be presented on Wednesdays at 6:00 p.m.:
- April 1st –The Effects of Obesity – Shelby County Health Department
- April 15th –Obesity & the Linkage to Family History – Shelby County Government in partnership with the Church Health Center
- April 29th–Healthy Cooking & Lifestyles – Shelby County Health Department in partnership with U.T. Extension
- May 13th – Exercise & Movement – Shelby County Government in partnership with the Church Health Center Wellness
Mayor Luttrell’s Family Life Series is available to any faith-based organization or community group. To schedule the series, call the Shelby County Public Affairs Office at (901) 222-2322.
Shelby County Health Department
COMMUNITY INVITED TO ATTEND FREE HEALTH FAIR
MEMPHIS – The Shelby County Health Department (SCHD) in partnership with other community organizations will host a free community health fair on Friday, Nov. 16, at Southland Mall.
The event will include screenings and information on various health topics including, but not limited to, blood lead testing, dental maintenance, emergency preparedness, family planning, immunizations, newborn outreach and STD/HIV prevention.
Representatives from WIC, TeNNderCare, Healthy Start/HUGS, Total Weight Loss & Wellness Center, Eye Centric, Creative Smiles Dental, South Memphis Alliance, Shelby County Credit Union, and Bridges Inc. will be on hand to answer questions and provide valuable resources.
Additionally, attendees will have the opportunity to receive free giveaways.
WHERE: Southland Mall Clinic
1215 Southland Mall
Memphis, TN 38116
WHEN: Friday, Nov. 16, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
WHO: Open to public