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Join us on March 21, 2020 in Laurel!

Join us on Saturday, March 21 from 9 AM to 1 PM at Laurel Middle/High School for our 8th annual community health fair & local partner expo, The Heart of Good Health. This event is free and open to everyone, so bring your family, friends, and neighbors!

Nanticoke is pleased to host this community health event for all ages. Health education, health professionals, screenings, healthy living demonstrations, and many activities for the whole family will be available throughout the day. For more information, call 302-536-5388.

Thank you to the Laurel School District and the Laurel and Western Sussex communities for your continued support of this great event. Last year’s event was a huge success!

THANK YOU to our sponsors:

Fabulously Fit Sponsors:

Nanticoke Health Services

Location & Directions

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Laurel High School

1133 S. Central Avenue
Laurel, DE 19956

Events & Activities

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Schedule of Events:

9:00 am – 1:00 pm: Vendor tables & health screenings open

  • Health screenings are free to the public. (Pre-registration is not required.)
  • Vendors include representatives from many areas of Nanticoke along with other area non-profit organizations, state health resource vendors, local businesses, and many for-profit organizations providing services related to a healthy lifestyle.

11:00 am – 12:00 noon: Special Appearance by Sherman the Shorebird

10:30 am – 12:00 noon: Autograph Session with Fabian Moreau, cornerback for the Washington Redskins

  • Autographs are free to the community.
  • Please bring your own item to be autographed; items will NOT be on sale at the event.
  • One autograph per person please; you are welcome to return to the end of the line for a chance to receive a second autograph.
  • Mr. Moreau is on a tight schedule, so please get in line early!
  • We are asking all autograph recipients to bring a non-perishable food item for the Healing Harvest Inpatient Food Closet. Donations are appreciated, but not required.
    • Items of greatest need include: Canned Meats, Peanut Butter & Jelly, Canned Milk, Canned Fruits, Instant Oatmeal, Canned Beans, and Other Non-Perishable Food Items. Please do not bring expired items, dented cans, glass jars or ripped/ open boxes. 

Scavenger Hunt Raffles:

Stay tuned for more information!

Other Fun Activities:

  • Photo Booth
  • Live Remote with Kevin Andrade from The Voice Network Radio Group/La Raza – 9 am to 11 am
  • Live Remote with Sarah Ockels from WBOC 102.5 FM – 9 am to 11 am
  • Live Remote with Shane Walker from WTDK The Duck 107.1 FM – 11 am to 1 pm
  • Special Appearance by Sherman the Shorebird11:30 am – 12:30 noon
  • Teddy Bear Clinic by Nanticoke – “Healthcare” For Your Child’s Stuffed Animal

Vendors

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Free Screenings & Testing Offered to the Community

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Nanticoke Grants a Wish

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Do you know a deserving young person? Someone who has worked hard to overcome challenge? Or maybe a young person who could use a little extra encouragement? Nanticoke is offering a once-in-a-lifetime chance for one lucky local youth to have a special meet and greet with Fabian Moreau, cornerback for the Washington Redskins at this year’s Heart of Good Health!

 

Nominees for the Nanticoke Grants a Wish meet and greet must be a Delmarva resident between the ages of 5 and 16.

 

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Photo Albums

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The Heart of Good Health 2013


The Heart of Good Health 2016


The Heart of Good Health 2017

The Heart of Good Health 2018

The Heart of Good Health 2019