The community is cordially invited to attend the annual Family Fun Festival at Masonicare in Wallingford, which will be held this year on Saturday, June 14, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on the Masonicare campus just off Route 150 in Wallingford.
As always, the free community festival will feature a wide variety of exciting activities for adults and children of all ages. The lively and colorful parade will kick off at 10:30 am. The 14-piece Tuxedo Junction swing band for music and dancing will playfrom 1-3 pm , and free children’s rides and games, horse and carriage rides, summertime food and more will be available throughout the day.
This year, Masonicare will again host a free Community Health & Wellness Fair that day. The Health Fair program will be held in the Medical Office Building from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Complimentary blood pressure, nutrition, podiatry and audiology screenings will be available, as well as chair massages and foot reflexology. Informative presentations by Masonicare physicians, therapists and local professionals will explore a variety of timely health and wellness topics:
Health & Wellness Presentations
11 a.m. Congestive Heart Failure: Dr. Ronald Schwartz
Geriatrician, Masonic Health Center’s Medical Director
11:45 a.m. Pain Management Using Accupuncture: Robin Ritterman, ND, LaC
Whole Health, Natural Family Medicine
12:30 p.m. Hypertension in the Elderly:Devika Umashanker, MD
ACU Hospitalist, Masonicare Health Center
1:15 p.m. Women’s Health:Laura Santoro, RN, MS,
Supervisor, ALSA, Masonicare at Newtown
As an added bonus, every person who visits the Health & Wellness Fair will receive free gifts and a coupon for a complimentary lunch under the main tent. Attendees can also enter a raffle to win Stop & Shop gift cards and other prizes.
Free parking and continuous free shuttle bus service will be available from the Oakdale Theatre (sign says “Toyota Presents Oakdale”) on South Turnpike Road. For additional information, please call the Masonicare HelpLine at 888-679-9997.