The Community Outreach and Evangelism Ministries of Friendship Baptist Church, located at 5200 West Jackson Blvd., are hosting a Body and Soul Wellness Check Health Fair on July 14th from 10:00 am – 3:00 pm.
There will be Prayer Warriors and Health Practitioners on site to address your spiritual and health needs. Representatives from Loretto Hospital, Saint Anthony Hospital, Westside Health Authority, Smile Mobile Clinic, Touch of Grace Hospice and Austin Health Center of Cook County will be present to provide health screenings, HIV testing, dental exams for children and breast health awareness and education.
During the Health Fair, parents will also be able to register their children for Vacation Bible School. Additionally, there will be a Real Men Grill and Real Women Bake Cook-off.
All are encouraged to attend the Body and Soul Wellness Check Health Fair. Refreshments will be served.
The Austin Walk/Run Club meets every Saturday at 7 a.m. at Columbus Park Refectory. All are welcome. For more information, call (773) 921-2243.
Free healthy living workshops will be held this Saturday June 30th from 10 to 11:30 am. at 310 N. Laramie. Please register in advance by calling 773-473-4650, ext. 104 or option 5; or e-mail email@example.com.
Free movies, sponsored by the Chicago Park District and Charter One, will be shown throughout the West Side this summer.
On Friday, June 29, “Transformers: Dark of the Moon” (PG) will be featured at Garfield Park, 100 N. Central Park Ave. (312-746-5092).
Learn how to swim in the Austin Town Hall pool. Kids ages 6 to 12 can take the free, hour-long classes taught by the Chicago Park District. Call (773) 287-7658 or visit the town hall, 5610 W. Lake St., to sign up.