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The Oak Park River Forest (OPRF) Chamber of Commerce Health & Wellness Speaker Series is a partnership with the West Cook YMCA and is intended to promote health literacy in the community.
The Speaker Series is designed to give the community of Oak Park and River Forest the opportunity to learn more about various health topics, and the businesses in the community which can provide a service to help increase your overall health!
There is no registration needed to attend, and the series is free to both speakers and attendees.
Held on the third Thursday of every month, the series is free to both speakers and attendees. The programs are held in the Multi-Purpose Room at the West Cook YMCA on the third Thursday of every month. The times vary between 12pm and 7pm every month.
Date: February 16, 2017
Time: Noon - 1pm
Speaker: Allison Sage, DO of Elmhurst Memorial Medical Group
Topic: Screenings for Your Health: What You Need at What Age
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Date: March 16, 2017
Time: 6pm - 7pm
Speakers: Robert Stelletello of Right at Home and Meredith Morris, Caring Transitions
Topic: Engaging with Aging
Date: April 23
3rd Annual Health & Wellness Fair and Healthy Kids Day
Time: 11am - 3pm
Details: This FREE family-friendly event is filled with over 70 local health providers to include the Y's National Healthy Kids Day, a nation-wide initiative to improve the health and well-being of families and to help them get a jump on creating a healthier summer.
We are still accepting applications for 2017! Local providers are encouraged to apply for the monthly one-hour slots through the OPRF Chamber of Commerce website.
Check out the Chamber’s webpage at http://www.oprfchamber.org/speaker-series