Fitness Walk and Health Fair at Red Rock on Friday, May 11
Come enjoy scenic Red Rock and receive some free health information this Friday.
The public is invited to a health fair and fitness walk in the beautiful Red Rock National Conservation Area from 9 a.m. to noon, Friday, May 11.
The event is being hosted by the Clark County Commission District D office. Anyone interested in participating in this free event should meet at the Red Rock Visitor Center, 1000 Scenic Loop Drive. The event will begin with a walk/run in beautiful Red Rock. The health fair will also be at the Visitor Center.
The health fair will feature representatives from several local groups and organizations including the American heart Association, the Clark County Water Reclamation District, and University Medical Center.
UMC will be providing free blood pressure checkups, as well as information about hospital programs, general nutrition and the Children’s Hospital of Nevada.
Citizens of all ages are invited to the take advantage of this great opportunity to enjoy a little exercise, breakfast and important health information in one of Clark County’s most scenic areas. Students from the 100 Academy of Excellence, and seniors from the Martin Luther King, Doolittle and Walnut centers are all expected to attend the fitness walk and health fair.
Clark County is a dynamic and innovative organization dedicated to providing top-quality service with integrity, respect and accountability. With jurisdiction over the world-famous Las Vegas Strip and covering an area the size of New Jersey, Clark is the nation’s 14th-largest county and provides extensive regional services to more than 2 million citizens and 42 million visitors a year. Included are the nation’s 8th-busiest airport, air quality compliance, social services and the state’s largest public hospital, University Medical Center. The county also provides municipal services that are traditionally provided by cities to almost 900,000 residents in the unincorporated area. Those include fire protection, roads and other public works, parks and recreation, and planning and development.