Green Mountain College to hold Community Health and Wellness Fair on April 12

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The Wellness Center at Green Mountain College (GMC) will host a free Community Health and Wellness Fair Wednesday, April 12, 2017 from 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in the lobby of the Withey Building at GMC, located at 1 Brennan Circle,  Poultney, Vermont.

The Health and Wellness Fair will bring more than 20 health and wellness vendors onsite to provide services and educational materials on important health issues that affect the community. Services include Free Chair Massage and Reiki, a yoga class, posture screenings, exercise demonstrations, blood pressure checks, and information on skin cancer, healthy eating, acupuncture and emotional health.  There will be free samples and more!

"Health is not just the absence of disease... it is the complete physical, mental and social well-being." (Helvie, 1998)  The goal of the Health Fair is to foster health promotion and prevention awareness for students, faculty, staff and community members so that they may achieve their highest level of wellness and personal fulfillment. 

Questions about the event can be answered by contacting Lisa at the GMC Wellness Center at (802) 287-8376.

About Green Mountain College – First in Sustainability
The nation’s number-one college and curriculum for sustainability, Green Mountain College prepares students to build meaningful careers pursuing social, economic and environmental sustainability. The college’s holistic sustainability-based education, built on a core sustainability focused general education curriculum, enables students to develop the knowledge and skills needed to succeed in our rapidly changing world. The college also offers online master’s degree programs, and a three-year B.S. degree in partnership with The Killington Resort. For more information, visit www.greenmtn.edu.

Date: 
Wednesday, April 12, 2017 - 10:00am