5:30 pm Registration for R-U-N 2016 – 5K Evening Road Race
6:00 pm R-U-N 2016 Road Race Starts, directly in back of YMCA in Ellsworth
7:30 pm Candlelight Vigil & Speaker, Knowlton Park
When: Wednesday, August 31, 2016 – 6:00-9:00 PM
Where: Downeast Family YMCA and Knowlton Park, State Street, Ellsworth
Purpose: All events will serve to observe September’s National Recovery Month
To educate the public and mostly parents of little ones on the importance of keeping their kiddos hydrated in this heat; what to look out for when they are running and playing, they may not be able to tell us they are thirsty or overheated so we as parents need to be on the lookout … and Kevyn will add in a few points on the importance of eye protection for the little ones in the summer sun.
Feel Good Piscataquis Expo
August 18, 2016 from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
at Three Rivers Kiwanis Clubhouse, 24 Gerrish Road, Milo
Walk away with information about local resources you can access to help with food & nutrition, exercise & fitness, wellness & healthy lifestyle, in-home medical services.
Healthy Acadia and Local Restaurants Launch “Hungry for Health 2016” Campaign to Turn the Tide on the Opioid Epidemic Downeast
This month, Healthy Acadia will launch its first annual “Hungry for Health” campaign in partnership with restaurants in Hancock and Washington counties to address a locally-identified community health issue.