The Evanston Public Library in collaboration with Hircules Health Hub, Northwestern University, and Skokie Public Library, will hold a Health Fair at the Evanston Public Library on Nov. 17 from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m.

The Health Fair will include free flu shots, free blood pressure screenings, a light dinner, games, giveaways, and more.

The fair will also include a panel discussion: "Nutrition and Wellness in the Age of Obesity."

The featured panelists are Dr. Lynn Chehab, Evanston Township High School staff pediatrician and co-chair of the Obesity Action Team at the Evanston Health Department, Suzen Moeller, a nutritional epidemiologist, and Mira Rodgers, Senior Director of Healthy Living at the McGaw YMCA.

Health Fair Schedule:

Free blood pressure screenings: 4 6 p.m.

Free flu shots: 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Light dinner: 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Panel discussion: 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.

The entire community is welcome to this free event.

Charles Bartling

A resident of Evanston since 1975, Chuck Bartling holds a master’s degree in journalism from Northwestern University and has extensive experience as a reporter and editor for daily newspapers, radio...