Education & Events

Community Health Expo


This free community event is your opportunity to learn more about your health and takes steps to lead a healthier lifestyle. Free health screenings from 3 to 6:30 include Blood Pressure, Blood Glucose, Cholesterol, Skin Cancer, Peripheral Arterial Disease, and Glaucoma/Macular Degeneration. Patient coaches will also be on hand to help answer questions & offer tips for addressing any concerning screening results. 

The Orthopedics & Sports Medicine Department will have tours and hands-on information about Joint Replacement, Podiatry and Cardiology "Ask a Doctor" stations, chair massages, speakers, snacks and more. 

Full PDF of the Schedule of Events

Schedule at a Glance: 

3-6:30pm - Free Health Screenings

4:30pm-5:00pm-   Sue Tungseth—Low Impact Exercise Demonstration 

5:00pm-6:00pm-   Health Challenge Personal Training Testimonials from  Dave Neese, Mary Budke, Wendy Schiesser and Mark Drechsel

3:00pm-6:00pm - Free Chair Massages from M State Students - Hallway outside Stewart Hall

7:00pm - "Are You Smarter Than a 5th Grader" - LRH Healthcare Edition with local doctors & 5th graders!

7:20-7:40 - Health Challenge Prize Drawings

Location: Bigwood Event Center
Type: Class
Preregistration: Not required
Contact: Lake Region Healthcare
Phone: 218.736.8193
Sponsor: Lake Region Healthcare Foundation
Cost: Free
Language: English