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Health & Wellness News

Upcoming Health & Wellness Events at the Library

Public Health Nurse Visit

Monday, November 24th, 10am - 12pm, Mission

Do you have a health-related question? Do you need to find low cost health care resources in Pima County? Are you wondering what your blood pressure is? A Public Health Nurse from the Pima County Health Department will be available to assist library customers with their health questions.

Tai Chi

Tuesday, November 25th, 10am - 11am, Himmel Park

Presented by Heather Chalon.
This series of classes is an exercise program to improve balance, mobility, relieve pain, increase muscle strength, improve immune function, enhance relaxation and improve mental focus.
The class is designed to feel safe, comfortable, fun, inspiring well-being and can be adapted for different levels of mobility.

Session 2 of 6.

Public Health Nurse Visit

Tuesday, November 25th, 2:15pm - 6:15pm, Woods Memorial

A Public Health Nurse will provide free one-on-one assistance in learning about coverage, benefits and services from Health-E-Arizona and the Health Insurance Marketplace.

No appointment necessary and no telephone reservations will be taken. For more information call the library's Infoline at 791-4010.

Snack Attack!

Wednesday, November 26th, 3:30pm - 4:30pm, Woods Memorial

Need a little something after school? Join us for a healthy snack. Permission slip required.

Public Health Nurse Visit

Wednesday, November 26th, 3pm - 5pm, Valencia

Do you have a health-related question? Do you need to find low cost health care resources in Pima County? Are you wondering what your blood pressure is?

A Public Health Nurse from the Pima County Health Department will be available to assist library customers with their health questions.

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