Health fair just around the corner!

It’s almost time for the 2011 Hutchinson County Free Health Fair and committee preparations are well underway!The H.C. Free Health Fair will be held at the Frank Phillips College Access & Innovation Center located at 901 Opal in Borger on Friday, May 13 from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sponsors for the event are the Borger Chamber of Commerce, Frank Phillips College School of Nursing, Texas AgriLIFE Extension, and Golden Plains Community Hospital.Area citizens are invited to attend and to visit the following registered participants’ booths: Adult Protective Services, American Cancer Society, Coffee Memorial Blood Center, Early Head Start, Fritch Medical Clinic, Hutchinson County Sheriff’s Office, Odyssey Hospice, Open Road Mobility, Outreach Health Services Home Health and WIC, Retired & Senior Volunteer Program, Shepard’s Crook Home Health and Coalition of health Services - UP/KIDS.Also setting up booths are, Li’l Squid Survival Swimmers, Veterans Hospital Van, United Pharmacy, and the Girl Scouts of Texas & Oklahoma Plains.Booth requests are coming in daily but plenty of booth space is available. For more information about registering your booth for the Hutchinson County Free Health Fair, call Marilyn Baird at 467-5718 or Beverly Benton at 274-2211.H.C. Free Health Fair committee members are Sandra Duke, Texas AgriLIFE Extension; Beverly Benton, Borger Chamber of Commerce; Kim Ward, Frank Phillips College; Marilyn Baird, Golden Plains Community Hospital FaNS; Becky Peery, GPCH Infection Control; and Debra Wells, Golden Plains Community Hospital.