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YWCA Sponsors Two Wellness Events


If you need some motivation in keeping that New Year's resolution, the YWCA of Black Hawk County can help The YWCA will host two wellness events on Thursday, February 12.

The first begins at 4 PM, when the YWCA offers a Wellness Fair at the 425 Lafayette Street in downtown Waterloo. The Wellness fair is free and open to the public. The Fair will run from 4-6 PM.

A number of well known local vendors and businesses will take part in the Wellness Open House, including The Runner's Flat, Body Basic Physical Therapy, Trekman Racing, TnK Health Food Store and Agape Therapy.

The Black Hawk County Health Department will be there to explain the hawk-i-insurance and dental program and the recently launched 5-2-1-0 healthy kids initiative. The Grundy County Mental Health Department will be on hand, as well as the Iowa State Extension Office with wellness and nutrition education.

At 6 PM, the YWCA will hold a free Open House. The public can try out the swimming pool, gymnasium and any of the Thursday adult fitness classes free. The date again is Thursday, February 12, at the YCWA, 425 Lafayette Street.

To learn more about these two free YWCA events, contact Debbie Roth, YWCA Health Promotion Services Director, at 319-234-7589, or contact Debbie via e-mail: wellness@ywcabhc.org.


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