EAST CHICAGO | “BINGO - Win with Wellness” will be held in May at the East Chicago Public Library in conjunction with the library’s s monthly “Health, Wellness and You” program, which provides adults with a dose of health information and free blood pressure screening. The goal of BINGO – Win with Wellness is to help you advance your personal wellness. As an incentive, we invite you to play for a chance to win some healthy prizes. Remember, your ultimate reward is a healthier YOU! The free Bingo and blood pressure screenings are being held in collaboration with Multicultural Wellness Network MOTTEP and St. Catherine Hospital.
The program is set for May 15 at 1:00 P.M. at the Main Library, 2401 E. Columbus Drive. Free blood pressure testing will be provided from 1- 3:00 P.M. Registration is not required. Free blood pressure screening will continue monthly through the end of the year. BINGO will continue through June.
May is National High Blood Pressure, Lupus Awareness and Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month in recognition of this, the library is featuring a display in the Templeton Gallery, which is housed in the Main Library, with information, free brochures and pamphlets available on these topics. The informational display is provided by Multicultural Wellness Network MOTTEP in collaboration with St. Catherine Hospital. Library patrons are encouraged to stop by and view the exhibit and to help themselves to the free material. For more information, please call 397.2453 Ext. 11.