Miami Law West Grove Health and Education Fair

West Grove Health and Education Fair

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Miami Law's Center for Ethics & Public Service along with the Coconut Grove Ministerial Alliance and health and education providers throughout the city of Miami are hosting a free Health and Education Fair.

This fair is especially for elementary, middle, and high school aged children and their parents though all are welcome.

Free medical services will be provided by Helen Bentley Family Health Center and the Miami Dade Health Department. Other sponsors will provide health related information and organize sports and educational activities.

Schedule of Events

8:45 a.m.: Registration and Breakfast
Fair vendors and volunteers participating in the City Beautification project will enjoy a light breakfast and receive fun takeaways before getting to work!

9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.: Grove Beautification Project
Come pick-up trash, paint, and garden with church, school, and community leaders to restore the natural beauty of the community and raise awareness of the need for a healthy and clean environment.

10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.: Grove Health Fair
Come celebrate health, education, and community with free health screenings and information from local healthcare providers. Also, learn about education rights resources in the community.

For More Information

For more information, please contact:

Cindy McKenzie
University of Miami School of Law
Center for Ethics and Public Service
305-284-3424
cmckenzie@law.miami.edu

TIME & LOCATION

WHEN:
November 12, 2011
8:45 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

WHERE:
Esther Mae Armbrister Park, 236 Grand Avenue in Coconut Grove, 33133


ESPECIALLY FOR KIDS ... DON'T MISS:

Bounce House: Jump off a few calories in the bounce house!

Sports: Run drills and play games with star college & high school athletes.

Free Food: Eat great food from a local BBQ master.

Entertainment: Dance to a live DJ.

Great Takeaways: Get a free T-shirt.


VENDORS & SPONSORS
  • City of Miami Police Department
  • Miami-Dade County State Attorney Katherine Fernandez Rundle
  • Helen B. Bentley Family Health Center
  • City of Miami Fire Rescue
  • Coconut Grove Ministerial Alliance, Inc.
  • Collaborative Development Corporation
  • Ransom Everglades School
  • St. Alban's Child Enrichment Center
  • Miami-Dade Department of Health
  • Various organic market vendors

VOLUNTEERS TO INCLUDE
  • Local middle and high school students
  • University of Miami Students (Schools of Law, Education, Nursing & Medicine)
  • Ministerial Alliance and youth ministry members