Group Well being and Wellness Truthful Set for Aug. 26

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The Locations of Worship Advisory Board will host the seventh annual Group Well being and Wellness Truthful on Aug. 26 in D.C.’s Oxon Run Park.

The occasion will run from 2 p.m.-6 p.m. within the park at 1200 Mississippi Avenue SE.

One of many highlights might be D.C. Council member Trayon White (D-Ward 8) sitting within the dunking tank on the major stage.

The occasion will supply a various vary of assets, actions, and knowledge to patrons that promote bodily, psychological, and emotional well-being. There might be free lunches for the primary 2,000 attendees, contemporary produce baggage, free pony rides and youngsters’s video games, free faculty provides, vaccinations, and dental exams, along with HIV and STI testing and remedy, and robotic pets for seniors, free raffles, and extra.

The actions are designed to supply precious insights and sensible tricks to undertake more healthy life-style selections.

Key sponsors of the occasion are Amerigroup, AmeriHealth Caritas, Capital Caring Well being, Damien Ministries, the D.C. Division of Parks and Recreation, East River, Religion in Motion, Well being HIV, MedStar Household Selection, the Workplace of Council member Trayon White Sr., United Healthcare and DC Well being.

The occasion is free to residents, however registration is required for participation.

Registration is accessible at For added data name 202-760-3037 or e mail