On Saturday, Aug. 3 from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m., children and their families are invited to take advantage of free healthcare screenings, educational and fitness activities, seated massages and drawings for backpacks with school supplies.
The free screenings include:
Body mass index
Blood pressure, heart rate and respiration
Other health-related activities include:
Heart-healthy exercise demonstrations
Oral hygiene and tobacco education
Drawings for backpacks stocked with school supplies
Balloon animals and face painting
"Heart and Sole" aromatherapy foot scrubs
Some screenings will be performed by students training for careers in the healthcare field.
Sanford-Brown Institute Tampa is located at 5701 E. Hillsborough Ave, Suite 1417.