Joseph-Beth Booksellers is hosting a Family Wellness Fair on Sunday, January 22, 2012 from 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. at its flagship location at Lexington Green. This unique event will feature free health screenings, exercise and fitness demonstrations, nutrition and weight management, product and resource displays, panel discussions, and interactive activities will provide a complete afternoon of entertainment and wellness education for families of all ages. “This is our way of giving back to the community,” said Mark Wilson, Joseph-Beth CEO. “Health and wellness affects us all—our children, our parents and ourselves. We want everyone in the Lexington area to have a healthy and happy 2012. And it shows once again that Joseph-Beth is more than a bookstore. We're a destination for people where ideas are shared, knowledge is gained and memories are created. This event will deliver all that and more.” SCHEDULE OF ACTIVITIES: The event is co-hosted and presented with the Central Baptist HealthwoRx and Central Baptist Diabetes & utrition Education Services. • Free Health Screenings 1pm—4pm Blood pressure, BMI, Glucose and Grip Strength • Fun Kids’ Exercises & Activities 2pm—3pm Kids create Snack Art, Eat the Rainbow, and Exercise • Performing Magicians strolling the store 1pm—4pm • Story time with the Cat in the Hat • Prenatal/Infant & Mommy Care 4pm—5pm Prenatal Yoga Mommy & Me Yoga First Spoonfuls (teaches moms to make their own baby food) • Resolution Reboot 1pm—2pm Get Back on Track with Weight Loss, Nutrition, and Exercise Goals FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Brooke Raby, Marketing Manager Joseph-Beth Booksellers (859) 271-5330 ext. 1641 [email protected] Joseph-Beth Presents Sunday, January 22, 2012 • Senior Health and Exercise 3pm—4pm Eating Healthy for One Eating Healthy on a Budget Silver Sneakers Exercise Program • Holistic Health 1pm—4pm Yoga, Tai Chi, Qi Gong ABOUT JOSEPH-BETH BOOKSELLERS Joseph-Beth is celebrating more than 25 years as more than a bookstore. We're a destination for great books, unique gifts, delicious food, kid's toys, games, author events, and all kinds of activities. We're a place where ideas are shared, knowledge is gained and memories are created. As the recipient of the nationally acclaimed Lucile Micheels Pannell Award (2009), which recognizes bookstores who stimulate, promote and encourage children's and young people's interest in books, Joseph-Beth Booksellers is proud to be Lexington’s premier independent bookstore. Please visit our website at: ABOUT CETRAL BAPTIST HOSPITAL Located in Lexington, Ky., Central Baptist Hospital offers some of the most advanced medical facilities, technologies and capabilities available in the region. Since opening in 1954, we've been committed to finding better ways to serve the people of Kentucky's Bluegrass area. What began more than 55 years ago as a 173-bed community hospital is now a 383-bed major medical research and education center. Today, Central Baptist has one of the busiest and most respected heart programs in the commonwealth. We perform almost 9,000 catheterizations and around 1,200 open heart procedures a year. Our Cancer Care Center offers a full range of services, from chemotherapy to clinical trials. Our family-centered obstetrics program delivers some 4,000 babies a year. In fact, we pride ourselves on being the facility of choice for families in central and eastern Kentucky. Visit:
Posted on 2012-01-13 by Joseph Beth Booksellers