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Celebrating National Community Health Center Week with free events, August 7-13

August 3, 2011

Each year during the second week of August, The Lakes Community Health Center is a part of a national effort to recognize the service and contributions of Community Health Centers across the country in providing access to affordable, high quality, cost-effective health care to medically vulnerable and underserved people in the U.S.

The following is a list of free events The Lakes will be hosting the week of August 7, 2011. All events are open to the public. More information about these events can be found at facebook.com/TheLakesCHC.

Grand View Community Picnic
Date: Sunday, August 7th, 2011
Time: 1-3PM
Location: Grand View Park (by the tennis courts), Grand View, WI
Staff of The Lakes will be offering free face-painting and fun activities for kids at this community picnic and part of The Firehouse 50 events on August 6 and 7. Look for our banner. This event is free and open to the public.

Open House at The Lakes Community Health Center—Ashland
Date: Tuesday, August 9, 2011
Time: 5:00 – 7:00PM
Location: The Lakes Community Health Center, 719 Main St. E, Ashland, WI 54806
Come learn about your local community health center, tour the clinic, talk to providers, and meet staff. This event is free and open to the public.

Open House at The Lakes Community Health Center—Iron River
Date: Wednesday, August 10, 2011
Time: 5:00 – 7:00PM
Location: The Lakes Community Health Center, 7665 US Highway 2, Iron River, WI 54847
Come learn about your local community health center, tour the clinic, talk to providers, and meet staff.  This event is free and open to the public.

Health Screenings at Walmart in Ashland, WI  
Date: Thursday, August 11, 2011
Time: 8:00AM – 12:00PM
Location: Walmart, 2500 Lake Shore Ave E, Ashland, WI 54806
Stop by our table in Walmart to learn more about your local community health center and get free blood pressure and blood sugar checks.

Senior Day at the Ashland Farmer’s Market
Date: Saturday, August 13, 2011
Time: 8:00AM – 12:00PM
Location: 200 Block of Chapple Ave, Ashland, WI 54806
Come learn more about your local community health center. Assistance with carrying groceries will be provided to seniors. Event open to the public.

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