Gridley Quota and Lions Clubs have joined forces to host a Wellness Fair on April 8 from 10 a.m., to 2 p.m., at Veterans Memorial Hall, 249 Sycamore Street. As usual the Gridley community is coming out in full force to make this a memorable event.
Orchard Hospital will be on site monitoring blood pressure and providing diabetic testing as well as information on healthy eating habits. Lions club members will be doing vision screening. Dr. Bob Bowling will be providing dental exams and free toothbrushes. Barbara Ott, Community Garden Coordinator, will be available to discuss the community gardens and how you can grow your own food. Butte County Public Health will be providing car seat safety and bike safety information.
There will be an information table sharing public resources in the Gridley area. In addition to focusing on wellness and healthy living, there will be fun activities. The Gridley Police Department will have their Canine Unit on site and offer fingerprinting for the kids. The fire department will be in the parking lot with their fire trucks and fun activities for the kids. Balloons, healthy snacks, fun activities and great resources all in one place so don’t miss a great time.